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HTC Announces Plan to Bring Broadband to Sandy Island in Georgetown

Grant Project Will Take a Creative Approach to Serving a Unique Island Community  June 26, 2023, Conway, S.C. – HTC announced today it will soon begin construction work to bring broadband to the underserved residents of Sandy Island in Georgetown County, South Carolina. An unincorporated community only accessible by boat, Sandy Island is located on […]

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Why Internet Is Important for Rural Areas

While internet today is widely available in Horry, Georgetown and Marion counties, there was a time (not so long ago), where it wasn’t.  As the local internet provider, our members have access to internet and other telecommunication services. However, getting reliable internet service in more rural and less populated areas still poses a challenge, both […]

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HTC Employees Donate $5,000 To Area Food Bank Charities

In Observance of World Hunger Day, Cooperative Gives to Help Combat Food Insecurity June 12, 2023, Conway, S.C., – HTC recently donated $5,000 to area food bank and meal delivery organizations that help local residents with food insecurity. These donations were made in observance of World Hunger Day, which took place in May and came […]

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Streaming 101 – Building Out Your Viewing Options

Let’s review…   If you are new to this series, welcome.  Previously we have talked about what streaming is, and why we shouldn’t fear it in the first blog. Then, we explored how to get started with streaming in the second blog.  In the most recent edition of this series, we discussed many of the […]

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Six Tips to Managing Your Child’s Screen Time

School’s out and the kids are recharging their batteries for another year ahead.  Keeping them occupied and preventing boredom is nothing new; it has always been a challenge. So in this digital age, kids turn to screen time for their entertainment. Since computers and all related electronic devices are here to stay, it’s important for […]

Streaming 101

Streaming 101- FREE Choices Galore

To pay, or not to pay, that is the question.  Apologies to Shakespeare, but this seems to be the question on everyone’s mind when it comes to streaming.  So many options, so little budget. Today we will discuss the differences between free streaming platforms and paid platforms.  They are both out there and they’re both […]

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Don’t Forget to Change Your Password!

Today is World Password Day! And we here at HTC would be remiss if we didn’t remind our members that changing passwords for ALL of your accounts on a regular is very important.   We know, we know. You’ve got a ton of different accounts. Emails, banking, credit cards, social media and HTC My Account. […]

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HTC Hosts 2023 REEL Kids Celebration for Area Students at Ripley’s Aquarium

22nd Annual Event Recognized Students Who Demonstrate Leadership Excellence While Also Overcoming Life Challenges April 21, 2023, Conway, S.C. – HTC held the Cooperative’s Recognizing Extraordinary Examples of Leadership (REEL) Kids celebration this past Thursday at Ripley’s Aquarium in Myrtle Beach. The REEL Kids program, which was launched in 2001, is structured to recognize students […]

Tier 1

Up to 500
Starting At


  • Stream video on 4K resolution devices
  • Good for multi-player online gaming
  • Multiple devices connected at once


Tier 2

Up to 750
Starting At


  • Buffer-free video streaming
  • Multi-player gaming with no lag
  • Crystal-clear video chat & meetings

Tier 3

Up to 1 GIG     
Starting At


  • Powers multiple smart-home devices
  • Reliably connects home security system
  • Download full HD movies in seconds