Forked Deer Connect

Forked Deer Connect provides reliable and affordable high-speed internet and telephone service to Forked Deer Electric Cooperative members in West Tennessee.
Nov
07

FDC Construction Process

Deploying a fiber system across the 1,340 miles of line that comprise Forked Deer Electric Cooperative involves several moving parts. We wanted to give an in-depth look at our construction process by explaining the main steps taken during our build-out. As we work toward serving all members of FDEC, these processes are happening simultaneously acro...
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Oct
30

Availability Update

  Download PDF File Here We're closing in on completion of Phase 2! Registration was opened to additional addresses today as we continue our fiber build-out. Locations now ready for service are along parts of the following roads:  Anderson Road Barr Road Benny Meadows Road Bondurant Curve Bondurant Road Chisholm Lake Road Craig Schoo...
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Oct
22

Forked Deer Electric Cooperative Receives Nation's First ReConnect Grant

On Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue awarded the nation's first ReConnect Program grant to Forked Deer Electric Cooperative, Inc., in the amount of $2.85 million. This funding will be used toward the construction and deployment of fiber to the home services. We would like to take this opportunity to thank Secretary P...
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Sep
23

FDC's Fourth Community Fish Fry

Bruceville and surrounding communities... Mark your calendars! Forked Deer Connect will be hosting its fourth Community Fish Fry on Saturday, October 12. Are you interested in Forked Deer Connect's fiber build-out? Join us at Beech Grove Baptist Church to learn more about our services, grab a bite to eat and enter a drawing for FDC prizes...
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Aug
22

FDC Grant Application Support

Help us help you! Forked Deer Connect is in the process of applying for grant funding through the TN Department of Economic and Community Development. If awarded the grant, the funding will be used toward expediting the construction of our fiber system and will bring broadband services to our area faster. We understand the need for rural broadband,...
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Jul
25

Availability Update

Additional addresses in Phase 1 are now ready for service. Registration has been opened to limited addresses on parts of the following roads: Bob Ellis Rd, Bud Armour Rd, Dry Hill Rd E, Highway 51, James Criner Rd and Wilson Rd Please visit forkeddeerconnect.com to check availability at your address and sign-up for service. For a limited time, inst...
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Jul
15

Scheduled Maintenance- 7/17/19

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE- WEDNESDAY, 17 JULY 2019 Forked Deer Connect, LLC, announces a scheduled maintenance for the Customer Account Management Portal. The Account Management Portal allows new Customers to sign-up for services, and existing Customers to manage their personal account. This scheduled maintenance will not disrupt your access to the int...
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Jun
17

FDC's Third Community Fish Fry

It's that time again! Forked Deer Connect will be hosting its third Community Fish Fry on Saturday, June 22. Are you interested in Forked Deer Connect's fiber build-out? Join us at Maranatha Baptist Church to learn more about our services, grab a bite to eat and enter into a drawing for FDC prizes. Representatives will be p...
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Jun
10

Registration & Installation- What to Expect

We are excited about the launch of our Fiber-To-The-Home services! We understand that you may be wondering what is involved in getting connected with Forked Deer Connect, LLC. Our goal is to provide you more detailed information on what you can expect during your registration and installation process. Before Registration   There are a few lega...
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Feb
11

FDC's Second Community Fish Fry

​ ​ Mark your calendars! Forked Deer Connect will be hosting its second Community Fish Fry on Saturday, February 23.  If you are interested in Forked Deer Connect's fiber build-out, we encourage you to stop by the Curve Community Center to learn more about our services and grab a bite to eat. Representatives will be present to answer questions...
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Jan
22

Connect Update: Storage & Splicing

Storage
Storage You have been informed on material arrival and construction, but do you ever wonder what happens to the materials between those times? We wanted to give you a behind-the-scenes look at our contractor's storage facility. With the help of our contractors, System Services Broadband, these stacks of materials are being transformed into a reliab...
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Dec
31

Forked Deer Connect 2018 Recap

2018- Year in Review
Connect's Year in Review 2018 has been a big year for Forked Deer Connect! Each day has involved discussion, progress, decision-making, learning and taking steps toward fiber-optic service for our members. Below is a timeline showing major milestone events from 2018, as well as a few big events to look forward to in 2019. 2018 Progress  2/1 - ...
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Dec
05

Help Us Help You

FDC
Show your support of Forked Deer Connect!   FDC has applied for a grant through the TN Department of Economic and Community Development. If awarded the grant, we will be able to bring high-speed internet and broadband services to your area faster. Our application has been submitted, but there are still a few more steps to take. The applic...
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Oct
03

FDC Fish Fry

 Join us on Saturday, October 13 for the first Forked Deer Connect Fish Fry! Our members are our top priority, so we want to show our appreciation of your support this far. Forked Deer Connect representatives will be available to preregister members in the first build-out zone, answer your broadband service questions and pass out FDC...
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Sep
12

Forked Deer Connect Update

Materials Have Arrived
​ It has been an exciting week at Forked Deer Connect! Not only has Fall weather been on the way, but our first order of materials has been in transit too. Earlier this week, we received a shipment of Corning drop cables. These cables will be used for the broadband network build-out to the homes.  In addition to the drop cables, Forked De...
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