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C Spire holds coding events for Mississippi students

More than 60 students from seven high schools across Mississippi recently led Hour of Codeevents at C Spire retail stores and the Brandon High School library as part of a comprehensive program to encourage young people to pursue academic and professional careers in the information technology and computer science fields.  The students are participating in C Spire’s new Software Development ...

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HU MEENA — C Spire Health mobile app redefines the traditional doctor house call

Back in the 1930 and 40s, most doctors visited sick patients in their homes with hands-on diagnosis and prescriptions for maladies ranging from a sore throat and the common cold to pneumonia.   Fast forward 80 years through the industrial, information and technology revolutions to the modern digital era. Research, practice and consumer preference shows that the days of the ...

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TOP 100 — C Spire nears completions of 5G work

By NASH NUNNERY Mississippi-made C Spire, the nation’s largest privately owned mobile services firm, is in the final stages of completing work for the company’s transition to 5G. C Spire announced last month that home and business customers are already experiencing a 15 to 20 percent improvement in mobile broadband speeds based on upgrades to software and the installation of ...

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C Spire, University of Mississippi Medical Center debut new mobile health app

C Spire executives and state medical leaders unveiled a new mobile app today that promises to improve access to quick, reliable health care for more people in Mississippi, especially those in rural and underserved areas, with minor ailments. The telehealth app, C Spire Health, is the product of over two years of development by C Spire in collaboration with the ...

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Hu Meena receives 2019 Visionary Leadership Award

The Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) and the Madison County Economic Development Authority (MCEDA) presented the 2019 Visionary Leadership Award to C Spire Chairman and CEO Hu Meena. Cecil Harper, MCBL&F 2018-19 Chairman, presented the award at the 11th annual Vision Celebration at the Country Club of Jackson on October 1st to a group of 485 Members, guests ...

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C Spire boosting broadband speeds and prepares for 5G

C Spire says customers and businesses are experiencing a 15 to 20 percent improvement in mobile broadband speeds throughout much of its wireless network due to installing new base stations and software that also will serve as the foundation for the company’s transition to 5G. C Spire, based in Ridgeland, is the nation’s largest privately owned mobile services firm and ...

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Champion to lead C Spire’s government relations team

C Spire has tapped Chris Champion to lead its government relations team. Having served on the staffs of both U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant, Champion brings a breadth of experience in congressional and state legislative and executive affairs across the Southeast. In his previous role as a Vice President with Cornerstone Government Affairs, Champion served as ...

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Lewis named one of Mississippi’s most influential African Americans

Carla Lewis, chief technology officer for C Spire, a Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has been named one of the Magnolia State’s most influential African Americans by the Our Mississippi Honors organization. Lewis was honored Aug. 23 along with 24 other African American business, education, government and community leaders, including Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs, U.S. District Court Judge ...

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C Spire fellowship program at iconic Nokia Bell Labs enters third year

Two C Spire employees will be leaving in September for a three-month rotational assignment at Nokia Bell Labs, the world-renowned research organization in information technology and communications, as part of a joint fellowship program between the companies and two of Mississippi’s leading universities. The C Spire-Nokia Bell Labs Fellowship Program, now in its third year, offers college students majoring in ...

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New hurricane predictions prompt C Spire to redouble efforts to maintain service in the worst conditions

The premature end to a weather pattern that suppresses the formation of hurricanes has prompted the nation’s top weather agency to dramatically boost the chances of major, deadly storms during the remainder of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season. The premature end to a weather pattern that suppresses the formation of hurricanes has prompted the nation’s top weather agency to dramatically ...

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