CASSCOMM celebrates 125 years of locally owned business
VIRGINIA, IL, July 10, 2023 – CASSCOMM, a leading provider of communications in central Illinois, is excited to share that the company is celebrating its 125th year in business and connecting people, businesses, and communities. Such a significant milestone showcases CASSCOMM’s commitment to providing reliable and innovative services to its customers.
CASSCOMM Bringing Reliability & High-Speed Internet to Murrayville, Illinois
VIRGINIA, IL, April 11, 2023 – CASSCOMM is well known for its reliable fiber optic broadband services and being able to connect many homes in Central Illinois to the internet, and now CASSCOMM is excited to bring fiber optic services to the residents of Murrayville Illinois. This new fiber optic service will give residents and businesses there the ability to obtain speeds of 1 Gigabit and higher symmetrical download and upload speeds. CASSCOMM will also offer VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) home phone services, & IPTV (Internet Protocol Television).
Samuel P. Gill named President and CEO of CASSCOMM
VIRGINIA, IL, February 1, 2023 – CASSCOMM, a leading communications provider in central Illinois, proudly announces that Samuel P. Gill, son of former President Gerald S. Gill, and grandson of the late Gerald E. Gill, has accepted the position of President and CEO of CASSCOMM.
High Speed Fiber Optics coming to Pleasant Plains
VIRGINIA, IL, October 25, 2022 – CASSCOMM is continuing construction in Pleasant Plains, IL to upgrade their current coax system to Fiber to the Home services. Pleasant Plains businesses currently have the option to receive fiber optic services and CASSCOMM is now excited to begin connecting residents. The fiber optic services will allow residents the ability to have gigabyte symmetrical speeds (equal download and upload speeds). Also with this fiber upgrade CASSCOMM will launch a new TV platform called “CASSCOMM TV”. This new platform offers a crisper image, a more compact digital box, a streaming app, and even cloud DVR ability.
CASSCOMM’s Owner Gerald E. Gill Passes
VIRGINIA, IL, July 27, 2022 – CASSCOMM is saddened to announce the recent passing of founder and Chairman of the Board Gerald E. Gill.
In the early 1960’s Mr. Gill answered the call to return home to Virginia to manage his family’s business- Cass County Telephone Company (CCTC). Seeing the value of what was then a new technology, Cass Community Antenna Television, Inc. (CATV) was formed in 1965 to serve Beardstown, Illinois, with what was to become cable television service. CCTC and CATV have evolved into CASSCOMM which provides telephone, television, long distance, and internet service to over 30 communities in central Illinois.
CASSCOMM ready to start Fiber to the Home in Manito
VIRGINIA, IL, April 15, 2022 – CASSCOMM has recently start construction in Manito, IL to upgrade their current coax system to Fiber to the Home services. This will allow the Manito residents the ability to get symmetrical speeds up to one Gigabyte. Manito businesses currently can or are able to receive fiber optic services and now we are excited to begin connecting residents.
CASSCOMM ready to start Fiber to the Home in Beardstown
VIRGINIA, IL, August 13, 2021 – CASSCOMM will soon start construction in Beardstown, IL to upgrade their current coax system to Fiber to the Home services. This will allow the Beardstown residents the ability to get symmetrical speeds up to one Gigabyte. Many Beardstown businesses currently have the ability to receive fiber optic services and we are now excited to begin connecting residents. The fiber optic services will allow residents new symmetrical speeds and also let them take advantage of the new “CASSCOMM TV” service.
Fiber to the Home Arrives in South Jacksonville
VIRGINIA, IL, December 31, 2020 – CASSCOMM is connecting homes and businesses to their fiber optic network in the Village of South Jacksonville. CASSCOMM’s fiber to the home service will give residents the ability to receive symmetrical internet speeds of up to 1 gigabyte per second. High-definition video and digital phone services are also available. CASSCOMM will be notifying residents when service is available in specific neighborhoods as construction progresses.
CASSCOMM brings reliable services to South Jacksonville
VIRGINIA, IL, August 31, 2020 – CASSCOMM is known for its reliable and local services of broadband, Cable Tv and telephone services throughout Central Illinois. CASSCOMM is excited to bring fiber optic services to the residents of South Jacksonville. The new fiber optic services will give everyone in the village, residents and businesses, the ability to obtain speeds of up to 1 gigabyte of fiber optic services that they have not been able to receive yet, along with tv and telephone as well. CASSCOMM has partnered with the village to help provide better services to the municipalities. Residents can already see construction crews in the village. Residents will be notified during the construction process on updates and progress of the build. Once the process is close to completion, we will start reaching out to residents and businesses to schedule installations.
CASSCOMM: Keeping Our Schools & Communities Connected
VIRGINIA, IL, April 17, 2020 – During this time of need, CASSCOMM, like many other communication companies, wants to be there to help its communities and families keep their social distance while also being connected. With most of CASSCOMM’s communities working from home and all of the schools closing, E-Learning programs for students became a necessity. CASSCOMM needed to be the number one go-to for all its communities, whether they had broadband services at home or not.
CASSCOMM offering to keep customers connected during COVID-19
VIRGINIA, IL, March 19, 2020 – In order to help their communities stay connected and follow social distancing recommendations, CASSCOMM announced that it is following the “Keep Americans Connected” Pledge that reads as follows: ”Given the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on American society, our company pledges for the next 60 days to: (1) not terminate services to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic; (2) waive any late fees that any residential or small business customers incur because of their economic circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic; and (3) open its Wi-Fi hotspots to any American who needs them.”
CASSCOMM Is Moving At EXTREME Speeds To Bring Fiber Optic Services To Central Illinois Communities
VIRGINIA, IL, March 16, 2020 – CASSCOMM is pleased to announce that its broadband deployment construction project — featuring fiber optic lines running directly into thousands of homes and businesses in central Illinois — has made substantial progress over the past two years and has targeted the end of 2020 as a key deployment milestone.
CASSCOMM Reaches Agreement to Carry Marquee Sports Network
VIRGINIA, IL, February 22, 2020 – CASSCOMM is proud to announce that our cable services will now offer its customers the Marquee Sports Network, the new television home of the Chicago Cubs. With spring training underway, CASSCOMM is making sure that you don’t miss the chance to watch your favorite team.