MAX 107.0 Internet Launches in Kingwood, Texas

Beginning today, Texas residential customers in Kingwood can get our High-Speed Internet MAX 107.0 service. MAX 107.0 features a download speed up to 107 megabits per second (Mbps) and an upload speed up to 5 Mbps, the fastest residential service in these communities.

Since spring of 2010, MAX 107.0 has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arkansas: Batesville, El Dorado, Hot Springs Village, Jonesboro, Mountain Home, Pocahontas and Russellville
  • Louisiana: Alexandria, Bossier City (including Barksdale Air Force Base), Grambling, Haughton, Lake Charles, Natchitoches, Ruston and Sulphur
  • Mississippi: Greenwood
  • Missouri: Branson, Nixa, Ozark, St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Bethel, Chocowinity, parts of Edgecombe County, Enfield, Greenville, Kinston, LaGrange, New Bern, Parmele, Rocky Mount, Scotland Neck, Tarboro, Walnut Creek, Washington, Washington Park, Williamston,  and other parts of Beaufort, Lenoir,Martin,  and Wayne Counties
  • Oklahoma: Seminole, Wewoka
  • Texas: Abilene, Amarillo, Bryan-College Station, Conroe, Georgetown, Gladewater, Henderson, Jarrell, Pflugerville, Lake Conroe, Leander, Lufkin, Lubbock, Midland, Post, San Angelo, Shallowater, Tulia, Tyler, Whitehouse, Wolfforth
  • West Virginia: the majority of Boone, Cabell, Gallia, Jackson, Kanawha, Mason, Meigs (Ohio), Pleasants, Putnam, Washington, Wetzel, Wirt, and Wood counties

Kingwood Chef to Compete on New Guy Fieri Show

Daniel Vercher of Suddenlink-served Kingwood, Texas, has been chosen to compete on a new Food Network reality show, “Guy’s Grocery Games.”  The show, hosted by celebrity chef and restaurateur Guy Fieri, debuts Oct. 20 (7 p.m. CT). Vercher will be featured later in the season.

The Kingwood Observer spoke to Vercher about his audition and competition experience.

Food Network is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Five Texas Communities Get More HD Channels

Suddenlink today launched more high-definition (HD) TV channels in Bryan-College Station, Georgetown, Leander, Pflugerville and Kingwood, Texas. The new HD channels include: The Weather Channel HD, Fuel HD, Planet Green HD, Investigation Discovery HD, BBC America HD, OWN HD, The Hub HD, HBO2 HD, HBO Comedy HD, HBO Latino HD, The Movie Channel HD and Starz Comedy HD.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.

The noted channel additions are part of Project Imagine. We will continue to announce launches of new and enhanced services as they are confirmed.