ONEONTA, AL, Jan. 20 /CNW/ - Otelco Inc. (NASDAQ: OTT; TSX: OTT.un), the
wireline telephone services provider in the Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts,
Missouri and West Virginia communities it serves, today announced that it will
release its 2008 fourth quarter and year-end financial and operational results
after the close of trading on Tuesday, February 17, 2009. These results will
include the Company's announced acquisition of three Country Road
Communications LLC properties as of October 31, 2008. The Company will hold a
conference call to discuss fourth quarter and annual results on Wednesday,
February 18, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). To listen to the call,
participants should dial (913) 312-6691 approximately 10 minutes prior to the
start of the call. A telephonic replay will be available from 2:00 p.m.
(Eastern Time) February 18, 2009 through February 26, 2009 by dialing (719)
457-0820 and entering Confirmation Code 3842477.
The live broadcast of Otelco's quarterly conference call will be
available online at www.OtelcoInc.com or www.earnings.com on February 18,
2009, beginning at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The online replay will be
available at approximately 2:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) and continue for 30 days.
Otelco Inc., headquartered in Oneonta, Alabama, provides wireline
telephone services in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri and West
Virginia. The Company's services include local and long distance telephone,
network access, transport, digital high-speed and dial-up Internet access,
cable television and other telephone related services. With more than 99,000
voice and data access lines which are collectively referred to as access line
equivalents, Otelco is among the top 25 largest local exchange carriers in the
United States based on number of access lines. Otelco operates ten incumbent
telephone companies serving rural markets, or rural local exchange carriers,
each of which can trace its history as a local telecommunications provider as
far back as the early 1900s. It also provides competitive retail and wholesale
telephone services through several subsidiaries. For more information, visit
the Company's web site at www.OtelcoInc.com.
For further information:
For further information: Curtis Garner, Chief Financial Officer, Otelco
Inc., (205) 625-3571, Curtis@otelcotel.com