2019 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our 2019 TTA Foundation Scholarship Recipients! Alinna Garcia, Zapata High School Ashley Wilson, Copperas Cove High School Elian Villanueva, Crockett High School William LLanez, Stephen F. Austin High School Gavin Miller, Brazoswood High School Tyler Hardison, Elkhart High School

Texas telecommunications companies committed to rural broadband

By Lyn Kamerman Executive Director of the Texas Telephone Association From the Gulf Coast to the wide-open spaces of West Texas, connecting communities with voice and high-speed data connectivity is vital to Texas’ future in an increasingly digital world. Through decades of investing millions in miles of network infrastructure…

VTX1 Companies focused on growth

  • ttaadmin
  • October 24, 2018
  • News

VTX1 Companies – with a sprawling, sparsely populated service area stretching from just south of San Antonio to the lower Rio Grande Valley – are focused on expanding its networks to drive economic growth in rural Texas. “We want to continue to grow,’’ said Dave Osborn, CEO of…

YK Communications gets creative to connect customers

  • ttaadmin
  • September 25, 2018
  • News

When Hurricane Harvey engulfed the Texas Gulf Coast in 2017 with massive flooding, YK Communications managed to keep its network running throughout the storm. “We had 100 percent uptime during Hurricane Harvey,’’ said Russell Kacer, president of YK Communications. “A few locations lost commercial power, but we did…