Cybersecurity, Border Connection & Protection
Cybersecurity, connecting and protecting borders are a high priority for BBT. Read more here.
BBT Acquires Wireless Internet Business from DirectBytes
We are proud to announce the acquisition of the wireless internet business currently owned by DirectBytes in Fort Stockton. The entire staff at BBT, welcomes all DirectBytes customers to the BBT family. We are thrilled to have you with us! We will take over operations of all DirectBytes high-speed internet services on Monday, April… Read More »
BBT Fiber Update
Alpine, Marfa and Marathon residents are showing interest in BBT Fiber. Talk to your neighbors and ask them to sign up. Visit https://connect.bigbend.net/ and Band Together for BBT Fiber!
Interested in BBT Fiber?
If you live in Alpine or Marfa in one of these two neighborhoods and you’re interested in BBT Fiber, then visit the link below to sign up. Talk to your neighbors and encourage them to sign up. You don’t live in one of these neighborhoods? No worries, call us and we’ll look into your… Read More »
BBT Announces 9-1-1 Project
BBT is proud to announce that we were selected for a regional project in conjunction with the Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission (PBRPC). It was recently determined that alternate routes were needed to ensure that the region’s residents would never be isolated from reliable 9-1-1 services. Previously if a network issue developed some residents might… Read More »
Big Bend Telephone Changes Its Name
Fifty-eight years ago Neville Haynes recognized the need for communication in West Texas and filled out an application to the Motorola Corporation he found in a magazine. In answer to that application, coupled with Neville’s determination to serve the people of the Big Bend region, an FCC license was granted and in 1960 Big Bend… Read More »
BBT Helps with Presidio Playground
Big Bend Telephone and AEP Texas helped the City of Presidio public works dig 91 pier holes for the new playground. The playground is located next to the Presidio Swimming Pool. Below is the playground equipment that arrived Thursday, November 30th.
Russell “Rusty” Moore Elected to NTCA Board
BBT General Manager, Rusty Moore, was recently elected to serve as the 2018 Southwest Region Commercial NTCA Board Member. Congratulations Rusty! We appreciate all you do for BBT and our industry. Read more at http://www.ntca.org/ceoblog/new-ntca-leadership-selected-for-2018
Big Bend Telephone Nationally Recognized as a Smart Rural Community Showcase Winner
Alpine, Texas, April 22, 2016 – NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association recognized Big Bend Telephone with a Smart Rural Community Showcase award as part of the association’s initiative to highlight efforts that make rural communities vibrant places in which to live and do business. A smart rural community offers a dynamic suite of broadband-enabled solutions that… Read More »