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.
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
19

Phase 2 Announcement

  Download PDF File Here We are excited to introduce Phase 2! Not only is this an official Phase 2 announcement, but service is already available to parts of this area! Check out our map  to see the entire Phase 2 area, with the locations ready for service shown in green. Service is now available along parts of the following roads: Chambe...
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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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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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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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Nov
15

Construction Has Begun

Construction has begun and preregistration is open! On Tuesday, November 13, construction began at Forked Deer Electric's Millcreek Substation. With the help of our contractors, System Services Broadband, crews began framing and pulling fiber south towards the Double Bridges Unionville Rd area. Fiber-optic equipment shelters were also set at the Mi...
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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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