NELSONVILLE TV CABLE INC
Nelsonville Cable TV, Inc., in Nelsonville, OH, was founded in 1953 by Eugene (Joe) Edwards. Eugene and his wife, Betty, are the current owners and still work at the Company. In 1975 after graduating from high school, Jim Edwards joined his parents as an employee. Today, Jim is the General Manager and directs day-to-day operations.
Nelsonville Cable TV, Inc. is a small for-profit cable TV company serving over 5,200 cable subscribers in three Southeastern Ohio counties -- Athens, Morgan, and Hocking. (Athens County has been deemed a Persistent Poverty County by the U.S. Census Bureau.) The Company also owns a movie theater and a radio station.
The new HFC Cable Addition proposed by this project will add an additional 1,500 households to the Nelsonville Network. In addition to Cable TV service offerings, the Company provides high-speed Internet Access and plans to offer both Voice over IP (VoIP) and Video on Demand Services in the near future.