December 2021 Newsletter

  December 2021   Click here to see all of the submissions.    8 Best Christmas Houses Do you hang a few light strands on your bushes and call it good? You'll be amazed and inspired by these displays.    Float-Through McDonalds Paddling works up an appetite. Check out this float-through McDonalds located in — wait for [...]

By |2021-12-20T13:42:07+00:00December 20th, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on December 2021 Newsletter

2022 Photo Directory Contest Submissions

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s contest! All photos were amazing and represented our serving areas beautifully. Here is a gallery of all the entries.  [...]

By |2021-12-14T20:13:58+00:00December 14th, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on 2022 Photo Directory Contest Submissions

November 2021 Newsletter

  November 2021      Doggone Impressive Agility A Border Collie named Verb becomes the 2021 Masters Agility Champion at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.    Gigantic Model Railroad November is Model Railroad Month. You'd walk almost a mile around North America's largest model railroad display.    Frugal Can Be Fun You can live large [...]

By |2021-11-22T13:59:59+00:00November 22nd, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on November 2021 Newsletter

October 2021 Newsletter

  October 2021   Matthew W Gobert March 24, 1964 — October 3, 2021 Matt Gobert of Utopia, TX, born to Milton and Pat Gobert of Utopia, TX, passed away on October 3, 2021 in San Antonio, TX. Matt was an employee of Southwest Texas Communications and would have been with the company for 22 years [...]

By |2021-10-19T12:42:29+00:00October 19th, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on October 2021 Newsletter

10-Digit Dialing

In July, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission adopted an order approving the designation of 988 as the 3-digit dialing code for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.  To facilitate implementation, area codes across the country where the 988 prefix is a working prefix and which now use 7-digit local dialing must transition to 10-digit local [...]

By |2021-04-19T18:18:30+00:00April 19th, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on 10-Digit Dialing

January 2021 Newsletter

  January 2021      Dog Takes Itself Sledding We're not the only ones who enjoy sledding. This dog pulls the sled up the hill and then joyfully slides back down.    Dancing Mailman Pandemic isolation is eased for a little girl when a kind mailman dances with her through the picture window.       Online [...]

By |2021-01-13T13:51:09+00:00January 13th, 2021|SW Texas News|Comments Off on January 2021 Newsletter

November 2020 eNewsletter

  November 2020      "Otterly" Amazing Captured in Halibut Cove, Alaska, an otter being chased by an orca narrowly escapes by jumping onto a boat.    Boy Wonder Pianist This 9-year-old boy skipped ahead to the 8th grade, and is also years ahead of his time when it comes to piano playing.       House [...]

By |2020-11-11T14:02:33+00:00November 11th, 2020|SW Texas News|Comments Off on November 2020 eNewsletter

Fiber Optics Training

Southwest Texas Communications outside and inside plant technicians gathered in Rocksprings, TX to participate in a Fiber Optic Training provided by BreakThru Training Solutions. The instructor traveled from Kansas City, Missouri. Instructor Michael Morgan demonstrated new technology aiding the Telecommunications Industry in cutting over to fiber.  The course was held in the company’s new [...]

By |2020-09-09T15:06:17+00:00September 9th, 2020|SW Texas News|Comments Off on Fiber Optics Training

Billing System Changes

Starting with the July 01 billing, you will see changes to the appearance of your bill: Completely new format. New account number containing 10 digits. New online bill presentment and payment system to eBills. Customers paying online will be required to re-register. All customers will [...]

By |2020-06-25T14:24:00+00:00June 2nd, 2020|SW Texas News|Comments Off on Billing System Changes

June 2020 Newsletter

  June 2020     Biggest Fireworks Ever These record-setting fireworks were set off earlier this year in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, and literally lit up the night sky.   Dance For Hope To honor the medical personnel at work during the pandemic, talented Irish dancers perform their craft from home.   CDC COVID-19 Updates Visit this [...]

By |2020-06-02T15:00:42+00:00June 2nd, 2020|SW Texas News|Comments Off on June 2020 Newsletter