December 30, 2015

Potato Knob Activated






Potato Knob out Bryson City way in Swain County is new home to VIPER.

Its activation now puts the system online total at 211 sites.

October 13, 2015

3rd Quarter Newsletter






An interesting edition published this quarter.

Some information on system upgrading and radio programming.

July 01, 2015

Newsletter Release






Many items of interest in the latest newsletter.

Potato Knob site in Swain County will activate next quarter.

High Windy is scheduled to be operational again by the end of 2015.

Information regarding system usage statistics will now be published.

June 03, 2015

VIPER Newsletter For 1st Quarter 2015







The 1st 2015 edition of the VIPER Newsletter is available.

Not any "new" news.

It is noted that VIPER now has nearly 77,000 users online.


Bladen County Activation






Bladen County now has the Lagoon VIPER site.






February 10, 2015

Now There Is Hazel Top In Haywood County






Hazel Top Mountain in Haywood County is now live.


January 16, 2015

Latest Newsletter Wrapping Up 2014






The VIPER newsletter wrapping up project year 2014 has been posted.

Haywood, Swain and Wilkes Counties have new sites slated for 1st quarter 2015 build.

Whiteville tower is now being replaced. Mint Hill will be decommissioned with a new location yet to be determined.

High Windy which has been off the air since 2012 because of weather damage may be brought to life again.  Negotiation is underway that will allow VIPER to take over ownership.

The P25 system upgrade made it possible for over 10,000 new users to come on board.