United Way Honors Tyler Cable System

The United Way of Smith County, Texas, announced the 2012 campaign total and award winners at its annual luncheon this week.

According to the Tyler Morning Telegraph, the organization brought in more than $1.7 million for charitable gifts to the community last year. Suddenlink was among the companies honored at the luncheon. The Tyler cable system received the United Way Community Spirit Award.

Shown at the event are (left to right) United Way Campaign Chair Chad Cargile,  Senior Director of Operations Jared Sonne, Marketing Manager Kevin Hard, Vice President of Call Center Sales Michelle Cutler, HR Senior Director Barbara Morrison, Administrative Coordinator Brenda Robinson, HR Director Jennifer Beery, Government Relations Director Skip Ogle, and United Way 2012-13 Board Chair Joey Seeber.

Tyler Center Named ‘Business of the Year’

Suddenlink’s Tyler, Texas, customer care center will be honored Wednesday as “Business of the Year” by the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS).  The honor will recognize the company for hiring employees who are blind or visually impaired and for promoting workplace diversity and accessibility.

WWYBW, Tyler, Texas?


The fifth installment in our WWYBW video series features five Olympic fans from Tyler, Texas, including (among others) Chamber of Commerce Chief Operating Officer Henry Bell and Smith County Sheriff J.B. Smith.

Follow these links for earlier installments: West Virginia; Greenville, N.C.; Bryan/College Station, Texas; St. Joseph, Mo.

Medical Programs on Suddenlink VOD in East Texas

The East Texas Medical Center (ETMC) in Tyler, Texas, now offers medical information from physicians and specialists through Suddenlink’s Video on Demand (VOD) service. In addition to Tyler, free access to these VOD programs is available to Suddenlink customers in the following East Texas communities: Athens, Clarksville, Gladewater, Grand Saline, Henderson, Hideaway, Jacksonville, Lindale, Lufkin, Mineola, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Nacogdoches, Paris, Pittsburg, Quitman, Sulphur Springs, Tyler, White Oak, Whitehouse and Winnsboro.

Current content includes presentations by physicians in ETMC’s Orthopedic and Neurological Institutes. New topics will be added regularly.

To access ETMC’s video library, Suddenlink customers in the listed communities can enter Channel 997 on their remote controls. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.