2011 June

TCA STATEMENT ON SIGNING INTO LAW OF VIDEO FRANCHISE LEGISLATION

The Texas Cable Association (TCA) issued the following statement in connection with the signing into law by Gov. Rick Perry of Senate Bill 1087, which provides a more level playing field for video service providers by erasing some competitive advantages provided by prior legislation for new entrants to the video market. The law goes into effect Sept. 1.

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TCA ELECTS NEW BOARD OFFICERS

Members of the Texas Cable Association (TCA) Board of Directors have elected the 2011-2012 Executive Committee and Board of Directors for one-year terms starting July 1.

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COMCAST NAMES LEADERS AND ACHIEVERS® SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, today announced the 2011 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program. “Each year, we are excited to provide scholarships for these talented students,” said Charisse Lille, vice president, Community Investment of Comcast Corporation and president of the Comcast Foundation. “Comcast seeks students who demonstrate leadership abilities in school activities and who reflect a strong commitment to community service. These students are our future leaders and we hope these scholarships will help to power their dreams for success.”

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Suddenlink’s All-Digital TV Upgrade Completed in Nacogdoches

After a three-month project, Suddenlink completed the transition to an all-digital TV lineup in Nacogdoches, Texas. All-digital TV provides superior picture and sound quality. As a result of the upgrade, numerous high-definition (HD) TV channels joined the lineup. They include: Versus HD, Lifetime Movie Network HD, Speed HD, The Outdoor Channel HD, Headline News HD, E! HD, truTV HD, The Science Channel HD, Fox Business Network HD, ESPNews HD, ESPNU HD, Sportsman Channel HD, NFL Network HD, Golf Channel HD, NFL Red Zone HD, Turner Classic Movies HD, and HBO Family East HD.

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