News Alert: Cyber Attack

News Alert: Cyber Attack

Ransomware attack targets businesses across the globe.      What you need to know: A massive, fast-moving cyberattack has hit as many as 74 countries. The ransomware attack first appeared Friday morning in the UK and has impacted computer systems at a wide range of...
Better care during a busy season

Better care during a busy season

Summertime. It’s the season for cookouts, vacations and long days of fun in the sun. Unfortunately, it’s also the season for more scrapes, cuts, bites and falls. But NCTC is providing the technology that may help take care of those “oops” moments. In the summer, more...
Changing Times

Changing Times

At exactly noon on Nov. 18, 1883, the United States made a change that would affect all citizens. The change worried people so much that panicked editorials lamented its effects, entire towns stopped all activity to brace for the moment it would occur, and one mayor...
The need for speed over 10 years

The need for speed over 10 years

Imagine if Ford built a car that could drive 10 times faster than the 10-year-old vehicle you are driving. Or what if Kenmore came out with an oven that could cook a casserole 10 times faster than it did a decade back? That seems a little far-fetched, don’t you agree?...
Community Service Award Winner – 2016

Community Service Award Winner – 2016

Congratulations to Debbie Mason! Each year, NCTC recognizes someone in our community who exemplifies leadership, service, and dedication.  This is the 30th  year for the award, and each year, we find the recipient is truly deserving of this honor.  This year’s...
2016 Annual Meeting

2016 Annual Meeting

NCTC’s 2016 Annual Members Meeting was held Saturday. Entertainment began at noon by local artists Jason Gammon and Jessie Clement. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Glen Hardcastle, then the National Anthem was sung by Jessie Clement. Following the...
Announcement – Phishing Scam

Announcement – Phishing Scam

Urgent: Don’t Fall for the ISP Malware Warning Scam We’ve written in the past about phone scams where a criminal poses as a representative from “Microsoft Support, or Verizon or even from NCTC” asking for credit card payment to perform some necessary maintenance on...
Progress Based on Priorities

Progress Based on Priorities

“I think I’d like to be remembered as one who kept my priorities in the right order.  We live in a changing world,but we need to be reminded that the important things have not changed, and the important things will not change if we keep our priorities in proper...
Grant for Trousdale County

Grant for Trousdale County

NCTC received $850,000 grant to bring broadband to parts of Trousdale County. Funding brings state-of-the-art network to ‘broadband desert’.   NCTC has been awarded an $850,00 grant to build fiber-to-the-premise to a portion of Trousdale county that cannot...
Building for the Future

Building for the Future

Building for the future.   Many of us use broadband when we first wake up, at the last moment before we go to sleep and during much of the time in between. For something that barely existed 15 years ago, it’s remarkably embedded in our lives. In the morning, before we...

What Notify Plus Can Do

It’s now quick and easy to contact all the people on your contact list with just a simple click. Notify Plus is great for sports teams, schools, churches, etc. to notify people quickly and efficiently of news, special events and schedule changes. Starts at...