Posts by: Lori Miller

Adams Employees contribute over $11,000 to the United Way Campaign

Quincy, IL—Employees of Adams Telephone Co-Operative, located in Golden, IL, presented a check in the amount of $11,038.28 to Emily Robbearts, Executive Director of the United Way of Adams County, Inc. The donation included a $5,000.00 matching grant from CoBank, a national cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. Adams was a recipient of matching funds through CoBank’s “Sharing…
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Adams Telephone Co-Operative Announces the 2017 FRS Scholarship Program

Golden, IL-- Adams Telephone Co-Operative is pleased to announce the 2017 Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) Scholarship program, which provides our member’s students an opportunity to apply for a $2,500 scholarship to any accredited college, university or vocational school.  Underscoring Adams’ commitment to our youth, we are again sponsoring the $500 Adams scholarship, which will be awarded if we do…
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Jacob Terstriep Receives Presentation Award

Quincy, IL -- Jacob Terstriep, Business Systems Analyst at Adams, recently received the MIC Member Experience Award for his presentation titled LeadAgent with Real-Time Integration to iVUE at the 2016 Member Information Conference (MIC) held August 13 in St. Louis. The MIC is the National Information Solutions Cooperative’s premier learning event and is designed to help technology partners leverage their capabilities…
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Adams Telephone Co-Operative Holds Final Advisory Council Meeting

Golden, IL-- Adams Telephone Co-Operative held its final Advisory Council Meeting on October 17, 2016 in the Community Room of the Golden office. Topics discussed included an Adams Fiber TV update as well as an update on Co-Operative fiber plans. There was also a fiber splicing demonstration prior to council member’s receiving appreciation gifts from Jim Broemmer, Chief Executive Officer.…
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Adams Telephone Co-Operative holds 64th Annual Meeting of Members

Golden, IL — Adams Telephone Co-Operative held its 64th Annual Meeting of Members on September 14, 2016 at their Cooperative headquarters in Golden. Over 700 people were in attendance and enjoyed an evening of family fun. The night included a meal prepared by the Mendon Lions, business meeting, giveaways, and the unique opportunity for members to connect with their Cooperative.…
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Youth Tour Students Visit Washington, D.C. & Marcolla Named YLC Representative

Sam Brinkman of Payson, Madison Galloway of Mt. Sterling, Sophia Marcolla of Quincy, Emma Hildebrand of Mendon and Amber Shupe of Ursa represented Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative in Washington, D.C., during the annual “Youth to Washington” Tour, June 10-17. This event, sponsored by the electric and telephone cooperatives of Illinois since the late 1950s, is an introduction…
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Adams Telephone Co-Operative Awards College Scholarship to Local Teen

Golden, IL— Adams Telephone Co-Operative sponsored a college scholarship program to award a $500 scholarship to a local high school senior. The winner of this year’s scholarship is Kayden Elizabeth Miller of Unity High School.  Her future plans include attending SIU-Edwardsville, majoring in Pre-Dental.  Kayden is the daughter of Cory and Candy Miller. “Adams Telephone Co-Operative historically has been very…
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High School Sophomores and Juniors Eligible to Win a Trip to Washington, D.C.

Four area high school sophomores or juniors will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., June 10-17, 2016, in an annual contest sponsored by Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative. Interested students must complete a short answer application. After reviewing all applications, judges from each cooperative will select up to 34 applicants to represent the cooperatives at Illinois…
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Adams Telephone Co-Operative Acquires AA Communications’ Assets

Golden, IL — Adams Telephone Co-Operative proudly announces today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of AA Communications, which is a business VOIP and digital telephone system sales and service provider.   This agreement strengthens Adams business telephone offerings and combines resources to deliver a better, local solution for our joint customer needs including those requiring…
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Construction Bringing Fiber to Barry

Adams Fiber proudly announces that construction began on November 16th to bring ultra high-speed Internet access to the Barry community enabling more robust Internet and telephone services. Adams Fiber has Internet packages starting at $49.95 and encourages residents to take advantage of the exclusive option to Lock your Price in for Life to save $120.00 per year by pre-registering.  To…
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