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C Spire offers free public safety data priority service for emergency first responders' critical mobile data communications

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:00pm

RIDGELAND, Miss., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --With the official start of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season this week, C Spire is offering a free public safety data priority service designed to help local and state emergency first responders send and receive critical mobile data communications during a crisis or natural disaster.

Key Points: 
  • RIDGELAND, Miss., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --With the official start of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season this week, C Spire is offering a free public safety data priority service designed to help local and state emergency first responders send and receive critical mobile data communications during a crisis or natural disaster.
  • The free service gives emergency personnel, including state and local government, police, fire and other designated public health and safety professionals, priority data network access on C Spire's 4G LTE network.
  • The feature, which requires individuals to apply at www.cspire.com/publicsafety ,
    C Spire already provides free Wireless Priority Service, a companion service that gives eligible emergency response agencies and personnel a higher priority voice connection to its mobile communications network during a crisis or natural disaster.
  • For more information about Data Priority Service or Wireless Priority Service, contact a C Spire Business client account executive or the Assist for Business Support Center at 1.855.277.4732.

C Spire ready for 2020 Atlantic hurricane season

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 4:00pm

RIDGELAND, Miss., May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --C Spire's bolstered network and highly-trained staffis ready to respond to emergencies and widespread natural disasters if they occur this summer during the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.

Key Points: 
  • RIDGELAND, Miss., May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --C Spire's bolstered network and highly-trained staffis ready to respond to emergencies and widespread natural disasters if they occur this summer during the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.
  • "As we focus our attention on a safe and healthy reopening of our region, it remains critically important that everyone prepares for the upcoming hurricane season," said Carla Lewis, Chief Technology Officer for C Spire.
  • Lewis said all C Spire employees and contractors, along with an extensive suite of network resources, will be on "high alert" throughout the 2020 hurricane season, which begins June 1 and runs through Nov. 30.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit www.cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at www.twitter.com/cspire .

Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Hinds, George and Leake counties

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 11:15pm

Collection sites were previously announced for next week in Madison, Itawamba, Tallahatchie, Pearl River and Oktibbeha counties.

Key Points: 
  • Collection sites were previously announced for next week in Madison, Itawamba, Tallahatchie, Pearl River and Oktibbeha counties.
  • The fastest and easiest way to get screened and tested is with the C Spire Health app.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering with UMMC and MSDH to coordinate mobile testing sites.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

C Spire extends extra high-speed data to wireless customers through September 30

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 10:59pm

RIDGELAND, Miss., May 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire will continue to offer double the high-speed data up to an extra 25GB per month free to eligible postpaid and prepaid wireless smartphone customers through Sept. 30 in response to the COVID-19 crisis, it was announced Friday.

Key Points: 
  • RIDGELAND, Miss., May 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire will continue to offer double the high-speed data up to an extra 25GB per month free to eligible postpaid and prepaid wireless smartphone customers through Sept. 30 in response to the COVID-19 crisis, it was announced Friday.
  • Caraway said the offer also is available to wireless consumers, along with other incentives, who may be interested in switching to C Spire from other carriers.
  • To learn more about the free double data offer up to 25GB of extra high-speed data per month or how C Spire is helping customers during COVID-19, go to cspirecares.com.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

C Spire Business earns top IT industry rankings as MSP and solution provider

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 4:54pm

"Our team is very honored and proud to receive this recognition from some of the leading voices in the IT industry," said Allen McIntosh, general manager of C Spire Business.

Key Points: 
  • "Our team is very honored and proud to receive this recognition from some of the leading voices in the IT industry," said Allen McIntosh, general manager of C Spire Business.
  • C Spire Business is a managed solutions provider that brings together a team of specialized IT experts to deliver a wide range of technology services for your business.
  • The business services division of C Spire collaborates with a firm's top executives to provide new ideas and technologies that their companies prepared for the future.
  • From cloud services to VoIP, C Spire Business engineers work to offer customer- inspired IT solutions focused on individual company needs.

Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Leake and Hinds counties

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 9:47pm

Collection sites were previously announced for this week in Chickasaw, Jones, Yalobusha, Lowndes, Covington and Simpson counties.

Key Points: 
  • Collection sites were previously announced for this week in Chickasaw, Jones, Yalobusha, Lowndes, Covington and Simpson counties.
  • The fastest and easiest way to get screened and tested is with the C Spire Health app.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering with UMMC and MSDH to coordinate mobile testing sites.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Clarke and Carroll counties

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 5:13pm

These sites join other collections previously announced for this week in Montgomery, Newton, Jones, Winston, Neshoba, Sharkey, Forrest and Union counties.

Key Points: 
  • These sites join other collections previously announced for this week in Montgomery, Newton, Jones, Winston, Neshoba, Sharkey, Forrest and Union counties.
  • The fastest and easiest way to get screened and tested is with the C Spire Health app.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering with UMMC and MSDH to coordinate mobile testing sites.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Desoto, Neshoba, Monroe and Clarke counties

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 12:25pm

These sites join others that are scheduled for this week, previously announced in Adams, Attala, Noxubee and Claiborne counties.

Key Points: 
  • These sites join others that are scheduled for this week, previously announced in Adams, Attala, Noxubee and Claiborne counties.
  • The fastest and easiest way to get screened and tested is with the C Spire Health app.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering with UMMC and MSDH to coordinate mobile testing sites.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

C Spire continues to serve customers during COVID-19 pandemic

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 3:51pm

RIDGELAND, Miss., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is voluntarily extending a waiver on late fees for consumer and business wireless customers through June 30 as part of its support of the FCC's "Keep America Connected" program.

Key Points: 
  • RIDGELAND, Miss., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is voluntarily extending a waiver on late fees for consumer and business wireless customers through June 30 as part of its support of the FCC's "Keep America Connected" program.
  • The company will not terminate service or impose late fees for wireless customers who notify us of an inability to pay their bills on time due to disruptions caused by COVID-19.To notify us, wireless customers can visit here .
  • Since the onset of COVID-19, C Spire has been continuing to support customer and community needs, including:
    To learn about other ways C Spire is working to keep communities connected during COVID-19, go to cspirecares.com.
  • For more information about C Spire, visit cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at twitter.com/cspire.

Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Madison, Hinds, Leflore, Clay, Leake and Pike counties

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 12:57am

These sites join others that were scheduled for this week, previously announced in Walthall, Clay, Lee, Leake and Pike counties.

Key Points: 
  • These sites join others that were scheduled for this week, previously announced in Walthall, Clay, Lee, Leake and Pike counties.
  • The fastest and easiest way to get screened and tested is with the C Spire Health app.
  • Effective Thursday, hours of testing will be noon-4 p.m. Only those with appointments will be tested.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering with UMMC and MSDH to coordinate mobile testing sites.