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Nebraska-based Great Plains Communications to Acquire Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation

Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern telecommunications provider with an expanding, privately-owned 11,500+ mile fiber network touching 11 states, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation (ETC), an innovative Southeastern Indiana-based provider.

Scam Alert: Individuals Posing as ETC Representatives

Please be advised that there are reports of individuals (both male and female) posing as ETC representatives in the Greensburg area. They are asking to see your ETC phone bill, ETC TV remote, or are asking you to take a survey. These individuals are not representatives of ETC. ETC believes this is scam and advises […]

2020 Scholarship Winners Announced

Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation (ETC) is pleased to announce its 2020 scholarship recipients. Each year ETC awards $13,000 in scholarship money to graduating high school seniors (including home-schooled) from each of the following counties in ETC’s fiber and/or wireless markets:  Dearborn, Decatur, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley, Scott, Switzerland, and Union. All students are given equal […]

Scam Alert: Text Message Impersonating ETC

An ETC customer reported receiving a text message that appeared to be from ETC stating that if they answered a few questions they would be registered for a chance to win a Samsung 5G Smart TV. This text message is NOT from ETC and is believed to be a scam. ETC recommends that you ignore […]

ETC Plans for Reopening

Effective May 18, ETC will begin to gradually reopen its five office locations to walk-in traffic. As of that date, offices will resume normal office hours, but will close for lunch. To ensure the safety of customers and employees alike, a limited number of customers will be allowed in the lobby at any given time, […]

Keeping ETC Techs Safe

As with most of us, a day in the life of an ETC technician looks a lot different today than it did just a month ago. What was once a matter of a tech hopping in a truck equipped with hand tools, knocking on a door, and starting work has evolved into a very different […]

Updated Hotspot Locations

We have added a new Hotspot location at Stone’s Family Restaurant, Millhousen. The complete list of locations includes: Stone’s Family Restaurant, Millhousen Liberty ETC Office Milan Library St. Michael’s Church, Brookville  (next to Parish Office) St. John’s Napoleon New Point Community Center Versailles Church of Christ Decatur County Fairgrounds Sunman Community Park Bike Park-Batesville Liberty […]

Scam Alert: etczone.com email scam

An ETC customer reported receiving the following message in their etczone.com email account. Notice the email address in the From field is not an ETC address. ETC will never send an email that appears like this.  If you receive this email, do not click any of the links and delete the message.

Scam Alert: Popup Ad Impersonating ETC

An ETC customer recently encountered a pop-up ad on his cellular device while online. The ad claimed to be from ETC, and that this customer had won a prize. It also asked for him to enter some of his information. Please be advised that this is a scam, and that ETC will never ask you […]

COVID-19 Scam Alerts

Friendly Reminder Always Watch Out for Malicious Scams Fake Websites Phishing Emails, Phone Calls, and Texts Ransomware & Denial of Service Attacks Anything Suspicious According to NRTC, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, cyber criminals are now using COVID-19 updates against us in an attempt to access work and home networks. NRTC findings include fake […]