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It doesn't seem to have been originally announced as a part of Verizon's initial 38-city deployment, but Big Red's just unveiled that Charleston, West Virginia will be getting blanketed with LTE this year -- and some ten cities in the state will get the 4G treatment between now and 2013. The state'...

October 21st 2010 at 8:52am 0 Comments
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Shentel, a telecommunications company that serves the greater Shenandoah Valley, is looking to get with the times in a big way next year. The company is expecting to expand its HDTV services to its subscribers in West Virginia and Alleghany County, Virginia, but we're not just talking one or two cha...

December 21st 2008 at 7:55pm 0 Comments
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Times are tough aoul over, and even cable giant Comcast isn't immune to a little tightening of the belt. Word coming out of Maine is that Comcast is looking to sell 46 of the markets on the outskirts of its footprint, mostly in Maine, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Mexico, Virginia, Georgia, West Virginia...

May 25th 2008 at 11:50pm 0 Comments
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As local news stations slowly make the move to HD around the country, we're taken to a rather surprising locale to find what could be the next to take the high-def plunge. WSAZ-TV, the NBC affiliate in Charleston, West Virginia, is reportedly "planning a transition to broadcast its local news in hig...

March 12th 2008 at 4:37pm 0 Comments
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SuddenLink customers in West Virginia have been longing for a more fleshed out HD lineup for some time now, and while things have been improving slowly (albeit surely), news of four newcomers all at once is quite thrilling. According to an anonymous tipster, HD junkies from Huntington to Morgantown...

February 3rd 2008 at 4:09pm 0 Comments
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Fans of the live music radio show Mountain Stage are about to be brought even closer to the action, as it's making its HD debut this Tuesday. Starting on January 8th, viewers in West Virginia can catch the HD iteration of the program locally on WVPBS-TV, while viewers across the country will likely...

January 5th 2008 at 7:23am 0 Comments
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Comcast has been on quite the tear of late, and it seems it's not quite done for the year just yet. Apparently, the carrier will be making "infrastructure improvements to its Beaver Valley and Myersdale systems, which were acquired from Adelphia last year." Additionally, the North Hills / South Hill...

December 14th 2007 at 2:03pm 0 Comments
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The state of West Virginia seems to be on the "get fit" warpath, as not only did the public school system decide to expand and renew the Dance Dance Revolution program to get youngsters a-movin', but now WVU has developed a system that allows boxers to give it a go without, um, perishing. The Punchs...

February 7th 2007 at 3:31am 0 Comments