In honor of Veterans Day and our employees who have served in the military, Suddenlink has made a donation to The Mission Continues. The non-profit organization awards community service fellowships to post-9/11 veterans, empowering them to transform their own lives by serving others and directly impacting their communities. To learn more or donate, visit The Mission Continues.
11/11/13 at 10:25 am Lisa
Lifetime will debut the new holiday special “A Country Christmas Story” Saturday at 7 p.m. CT.
Multiple Grammy Award winner Dolly Parton and Grammy Award nominated Brian McKnight star in the story of a young Appalachian mountain girl who dreams of becoming a country star. When she enters a singing competition at Dollywood, she reunites with her musician father and uncovers the legacy of African-Americans in the world of country music.
Lifetime is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.
11/08/13 at 12:45 pm Lisa
Comedy film “Grown Ups 2” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.
The all-star cast from “Grown Ups” returns for more laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has moved his family back to the small town where he grew up. This time around, the adults are learning lessons from their kids. Kevin James, Chris Rock, David Spade, Salma Hayek, Maya Rudolph, Maria Bello, Nick Swardson, Colin Quinn, Tim Meadows and Steve Buscemi co-star.
Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.
11/08/13 at 9:59 am Lisa
Missouri Western State University in Suddenlink-served St. Joseph this week unveiled a tribute to one of the city’s most celebrated natives. The Walter Cronkite Memorial features photos, video footage and memorabilia from the “CBS Evening News” legend’s life. A dedication Monday included a keynote address by Cronkite’s cousin and two-term mayor of Kansas City, Mo., Kay Cronkite Barnes. Walter Cronkite’s birthday was chosen for the ceremony. He would have turned 97.
11/07/13 at 8:24 am Lisa
Yesterday, we introduced more than 33 new high-definition (HD) and 19 new standard definition (SD) TV channels in Childress and Wellington, Texas.The new HD channels include: broadcast stations KAMR HD (NBC), Univision HD, KVII HD (ABC), KCIT HD (FOX) and KFDA HD (CBS), as well as ESPN HD, ESPN2 HD, Fox Sports Southwest HD, Lifetime HD, Disney HD, Discovery Channel HD, Spike TV HD, Nickelodeon HD, USA HD, A&E HD, History Channel HD, VH1 HD, HGTV HD, FX HD, TLC HD, National Geographic HD, AMC HD, Syfy HD, Comedy Central HD, Animal Planet HD, Food Network HD, Bravo HD, Fox Sports 1 HD, NBC Sports Network HD, CMT HD, Travel Channel HD, MTV HD, Outdoor Channel HD and Fox Sports Plus HD.Other new digital channels in SD format include: HBO2, HBO Signature, HBO Family, HBO Latino, More Max, Action Max, Showtime, Showtime2, Showtime Showcase, Showtime Beyond, Showtime Extreme, The Movie Channel, The Movie Channel Xtra, Starz, Encore, Encore Action, Encore Love, Encore Western, Encore Suspense and Encore Drama.
HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.
11/07/13 at 7:46 am Lisa
Cable network History has announced plans to remake the 1977 miniseries “Roots.” The new version will unfold in eight hours. The original, based on Alex Haley’s book “Roots: The Saga Of An American Family,” aired over 12 hours on ABC. Deadline yesterday reported details about the new project.
History Channel is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.
11/06/13 at 10:44 am Lisa