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AT&T closing Augusta call center

...pay.According to city property records, the 38,000 square foot building has been owned by the company's predecessor, BellSouth, since 1978. The St. Louis corporate office spokesman did not know how long the building has housed the call center, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-01/att-closing-augusta-call-c
BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

ATLANTA (AP) - BellSouth is making a new pitch to the Georgia...telephone service on Monday. While BellSouth is seeking long-distance service...have been complaining about the rates BellSouth would like to charge for connecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/17/biz_214763.shtml
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BellSouth asks court to overrule

ATLANTA -- BellSouth Corp. is asking a federal judge to...upheld, the PSC decision could cost BellSouth up to $100 million that local phone...telecommunications giant owes them. BellSouth filed suit in U.S. District Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/06/bus_255306.shtml
Business
BellSouth makes long-distance case

BellSouth said Tuesday its network is strong and...Commission, which will ultimately decide BellSouth's fate in Georgia's long-distance...lines served by companies other than BellSouth," said Phil Jacobs, the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/15/bus_326601.shtml
Business
BellSouth CEO says company not looking to buy rivals

ATLANTA -- BellSouth Corp. chief executive Duane Ackerman...divisions. Pressed on Atlanta-based BellSouth's intentions, Ackerman could not...out anything for the time being. "BellSouth is very completely involved today in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/09/bus_424724.shtml
Business
BellSouth awaits vote on services

...will render a decision that could allow BellSouth to become a long-distance phone company. BellSouth is trying to win permission to enter the...final day companies could officially refute BellSouth's contention that local phone service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/21/bus_319829.shtml
Business
FCC rejects BellSouth's long-distance bid for South Carolina

WASHINGTON -- BellSouth said it was dismayed and likely would...Commission, in a 5-0 vote, said BellSouth Corp. had not sufficiently opened...company's request on the same grounds. BellSouth had waged a heavy lobbying campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/25/biz_219569.shtml
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S.C. supporters answer BellSouth's call

...Beasley, have weighed in to support BellSouth's attempt to enter the state's...similar, and three of them came from a BellSouth employee who wrote under the letterheads...three community groups, but never as a BellSouth worker, The (Columbia) State reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/27/met_218172.shtml
Metro
AT&T seeks BellSouth breakup

...imaginative service might benefit from a BellSouth split in two, argues the company's...similar to the court order that severed BellSouth and other regional Baby Bells from AT...to sell dial tones again by reselling BellSouth service. But it contends BellSouth gives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/16/met_313467.shtml
Metro
BellSouth gets OK for S.C. long-distance service

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - BellSouth customers in South Carolina moved...breakup of AT&T, Atlanta-based BellSouth, as a regional Bell operating company...they want," said Joe Anderson, BellSouth's South Carolina president. Unanimous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/25/biz_211848.shtml
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