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Fulton Telephone holds special ceremony to kick-start internet service

Aug 29, 2019 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

Fulton Telephone Company customers will soon have access to high-speed internet service.

The company held a special ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the Caffeinated Indian, a coffee shop in Fulton.

With a push of a button, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker brought high-speed internet service to the coffee shop.

Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 366 in January giving the states electric cooperatives the legal authority to offer high-speed internet service.

Before that, electric coopera...