Author Archive | Cheryl McCollum


Spotlight: Hobbs, N.M. – Land of Enchantment

TDS’ Jessica A. direct sales representative, has lived in Hobbs, N.M. her entire life. She enjoys living in the Land of Enchantment (New Mexico’s nickname) because of the sunrises, sunsets and the “stunning” nighttime sky. Stargazing is unique, she said,… (Continue Reading)

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TDS purchases Southern Utah firms

TDS Broadband Service LLC, a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., and operated by TDS Telecom (TDS®), has purchased InterLinx Communications LLC and its subsidiary Tonaquint Networks LLC in Southern Utah. TDS announced its intent to purchase the companies… (Continue Reading)

Women’s soccer coming to Lifetime

National Women’s Soccer League games will begin airing on Lifetime in April, marking the first time in the NWSL’s history that a league game will be broadcast on television every weekend of the season. Under the three-year deal, the “NWSL… (Continue Reading)


NBCU pulls the plug on Cloo Network

NBCUniversal has decided to shut down the crime-themed channel Cloo, effective Feb. 1. Cloo was launched in 2006 and aired reruns of crime shows such as Law & Order, NCIS, Monk and Pysch. This impacts every content provider in the… (Continue Reading)


The Rich History of TDS

1969-1974 TDS was born out of an affinity for rural and small town people of America. Telephone Systems, Inc. (TSI) was started with the purchase of 10 small-town Wisconsin telephone companies that LeRoy T. Carlson and a handful of others… (Continue Reading)


‘La La Land’ Receives 14 Oscar Nominations

Including Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Director, “La La Land” received 14 Oscar nominations this morning.  “La La Land” won the Golden Globe in every category in which it was nominated earlier this month. Since December, “La… (Continue Reading)


New year, time to update security

It’s a brand-spanking new year and it’s coming with fresh round of online security challenges. There are three new issues you should know about (and take action on), to keep your personal information safe: 1. Browser autofill scam. Scammers use… (Continue Reading)