WALNUT RIDGE, Ark. (November 2, 2023) – Ritter Communications, the largest privately held telecommunications service provider serving exclusively the Mid-South, announces a $1.8 million investment bringing RightFiber services to neighborhoods in Walnut Ridge and Hoxie. RightFiber is among the elite ranks of the fastest residential internet providers, powered by 100% fiber optic technology delivering the most reliable internet, TV and phone to serviceable homes with speeds up to 5 Gig.

“We’re excited to bring RightFiber to our neighbors in Walnut Ridge and Hoxie,” said Ritter Communications CEO Alan Morse. “Our future-proof network ensures gig-speed access for residents, keeping them connected to what matters most.”

“The high-speed internet RightFiber offers will help our town continue to grow and thrive as a community where anyone can live, work and play,” said Walnut Ridge Mayor Charles Snapp. “This investment by Ritter Communications is welcomed and appreciated as we move toward a future that demands a reliable internet connection.”

“RightFiber is a welcomed addition to our community,” said Hoxie Mayor Dennis Coggins. “The impressive internet Ritter Communications provides will improve access to essential services our residents need for their homes and families.”

Visit RightFiber.com to check availability and learn more about the internet service options offered in your neighborhood. RightFiber’s initial construction areas will be notified when services are available by door tags, mail, yard signs and door-to-door team members.

Headquartered in Jonesboro, Arkansas, Ritter Communications is proud to serve homes, schools and businesses in the Mid-South with advanced communications technology. For over 115 years, their formula for success has been the relentless pursuit of delivering best-in-class technology paired with a world-class customer-focused experience.

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RightFiber, the latest fiber-to-the-home internet service from Ritter Communications, offers the most reliable, highest performing, symmetrical multi-gigabit-speeds available in Arkansas and West Tennessee. This service ranks among the elite, fastest internet providers in the country with speeds up to 5 Gig that are ideal for streaming, gaming, video conferencing and homes with multiple smart devices. RightFiber brings over 115 years of telecom experience from Ritter Communications to your neighborhood and is committed to doing Right by You®. For more information, visit RightFiber.com.

Ritter Communications is the largest privately held telecommunications provider serving exclusively the Mid-South, offering world-class broadband fiber, telecom, video, cloud and data center services. The company has grown rapidly over the years, investing millions recently in technology infrastructure and is now serving 136 communities and more than 49,000 customers in Arkansas, Texas, Missouri and Tennessee. Headquartered in Jonesboro, Arkansas, Ritter Communications invests heavily in the communities it serves by deploying proven, best-in-class infrastructure and technology, while coupling it with a world-class customer-focused experience. For more information, visit RitterBusiness.com.


Media Coverage:

Telecom Ramblings -  https://newswire.telecomramblings.com/2023/11/ritter-communications-powers-up-walnut-ridge-hoxie-customers-with-100-fiber-internet/

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KAIT - https://www.kait8.com/2023/11/03/18-million-project-nearing-completion-lawrence-county/

Broadband Communities - https://bbcmag.com/ritter-communications-announces-investment-to-bring-fiber-to-arkansas-communities/

Telecom Ramblings - https://www.telecomramblings.com/2023/11/metro-bytes-comcast-business-ritter-sifi/

CableFax - https://www.cablefax.com/distribution/fiber-frenzy-121

Talk Business & Politics - https://talkbusiness.net/2023/11/ritter-finishing-1-8-million-rightfiber-project-in-walnut-ridge-and-hoxie/?fbclid=IwAR3VLmJLeIJwCItX9IkO7VSc0Z0tGKqqiJu6rZTubXTeii_oOOD0B6sPgOY

Arkansas Business - https://www.arkansasbusiness.com/article/146826/ritter-invests-18m-in-fiber-project-for-walnut-ridge-hoxie

Light Reading - https://www.lightreading.com/broadband/the-buildout-gonetspeed-makes-moves-in-connecticut

Arkansas Democrat Gazette - https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2023/nov/19/business-woes-mount-as-owners-continue-recovery/?business

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