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Our employees show they care in many ways, from collecting food for families in need to providing Christmas presents and school supplies. Learn more about our community service activities and events!

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Millington International Goat Days Festival 2016
Millington Goat Days

Celebrating With Our Communities

Millington International Goat Days Festival 2016

Millington, Tenn. hosts an annual goat-themed community festival that features a car show, fishing rodeo, antique tractor show, the Goat Chariot Races, the World's Greatest Goat Parade and Model Aviation flight demonstrations. We help sponsor the event and host a booth during the two-day festival. Goat Days was founded by Babe Howard, the former owner of Millington Telephone & Cable. Ritter purchased Millington Telephone & Cable from Howard’s family in 2012.

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Taste of Millington 2016
Taste of Millington

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Taste of Millington 2016

We co-sponsor this annual festival, which is hosted by the Millington Rotary Club and features barbeque, donuts, desserts and all kinds of treats from area restuarants. Proceeds from the event are used to fund scholarships, literacy programs and Rotary International.

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Lepanto Terrapin Derby 2016
Lepanto Terrapin Derby 2016

Celebrating With Our Communities

Lepanto Terrapin Derby 2016

Fall wouldn’t be complete without the annual festival, featuring the big turtle race and 5K, along with a parade, street dance, carnival, live music and plenty of food. Established in 1930, Terrapin Derby is one of the oldest festivals in Arkansas, and Ritter is proud to help sponsor the event.

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AR Hot Air Balloon Festival 2016
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Celebrating With Our Communities

AR Hot Air Balloon Festival 2016

Ritter supports the Harrison Regional Chamber of Commerce hot air balloon event which is held annually, the weekend after Labor Day. For the last several years, this event has also included a CASA’s Kid’s Fest which has free inflatables, face painting, pony rides and more. Beyond monetary support, Ritter crews install the Chamber’s event advertising banner across the highway and deliver several of our portable generators to the soccer field - used to power the bounce houses. We're very happy to support this family friendly community event!

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Hoping for a Cure 2016
Hoping for a Cure 2016

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Hoping for a Cure 2016

We help collect money to provide funding to the Northeast Arkansas Baptist Charitable Foundation. The funds raised help 50 women receive free mammograms through the Susan G. Komen Foundation and 20 men receive prostate screening vouchers through the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation.

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Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce Power Breakfast 2016
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Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce Power Breakfast 2016

Beginning at 6:45 am on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, the community gathered for the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce Power Breakfast at the Hilton Garden Inn Jonesboro. We are honored to sponsor this event and to bring the Arkansas State University basketball coach Grant McCasland in to speak.

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Tyronza Senior Citizen Center
Tyronza Senior Citizens Center

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Tyronza Senior Citizen Center

The city of Tyronza in Northeast Arkansas received a grant from the Ernest and Anna Ritter Family Endowment Fund to improve digital literacy in the community. The grant was used to provide computer equipment for the Tyronza Senior Center, and the city partnered with East Poinsett County High School to bring in students to teach senior citizens how to use the computers.

Tipton County Schools
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Tipton County Schools

By giving students increased access to computers, Tipton County Schools hopes to significantly increase the district’s number of graduates who enroll post-secondary education. Ritter made a grant to help purchase the computers, which will be utilized by the students to fill out FAFSA and the TN Promise tuition assistance program applications that are only available online.

Celebrate Munford 2016
Celebrate Munford 2016

Celebrating With Our Communities

Celebrate Munford 2016

Since 1984, Munford has sponsored an arts and crafts festival, which showcases local artists of all kinds and includes a 5K, a car show and kids events. Musicians perform on three stages throughout the day, and Ritter is the title sponsor of the gospel stage. We are a proud supporter of Celebrate Munford and their work to promote Munford people and places through community programs, events and scholarships.

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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Jonesboro Build Week 2016
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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Jonesboro Build Week 2016

Ritter employees gathered October 7th to help Habitat for Humanity of Greater Jonesboro build a home for a local family in Jonesboro. Just earlier in the week, there was just a slab of concrete and within only six days the frame was complete and the Ritter employees sheathed the home. This 1037 W. Monroe home is expected to be complete in early sprint of 2016 for an area family to move into. Big thank you to our employees for exibiting teamwork, learning advocacy and community involvement! For more information about this project, visit http://bit.ly/2dqCRm5.

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Rico, JPD K-9
Rico JPD K-9

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Rico, JPD K-9

Ritter Communications made a donation to the Jonesboro Police Department that was used to purchase a young Belgian Malinois dog named Rico for the JPD’s K-9 unit. Rico assists officers in locating drugs as well as tracking and apprehending suspects.

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Jonesboro Business Expo
Jonesboro Business Expo

Supporting Our Business Communities

Jonesboro Business Expo

We join local businesses at these events every year for networking, food and prizes.

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101st Jonesboro Chamber Annual Meeting
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Supporting Our Business Communities

101st Jonesboro Chamber Annual Meeting

Each year the Jonesboro community comes together for the annual chamber meeting and we're very honored to have our very own Ritter Arnold recognized as the chairman-elect at the 101st meeting October 6, 2016.

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Blytheville Mayfest
Blytheville Mayfest

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Blytheville Mayfest

Cultivated as a center of activity that fosters the preservation and development of Blytheville’s unique culture and agricultural background. This festival has had such noted guests as the Flying Wallendas and Gospel greats Tim Rogers and the Isaacs. There’s plenty of fun for everyone!

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St. Jude Cablethon 2016
St Jude Cablethon 2016

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St. Jude Cablethon 2016

We’ve partnered with Epsilon Sigma Alpha to raise over $2.2 million in funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., a pediatric cancer research center where no child is denied treatment due to a family’s inability to pay.

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Go Pink 2016
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Go Pink 2016

Employees in the Jonesboro office showing goofy faces for the 2016 Go Pink Arkansas photo.

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Peggy Bangston Walk in Marked Tree
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Peggy Bangston Walk in Marked Tree

We were happy to contribute gift bags and have many of our employees from our Marked Tree office participate in this rememberance walk of Rotarian Peggy Bankston as part of the Cotton Pickin' Jubilee last weekend. All proceeds of this event went to the Susan G. Komen Foundation in her memory. Such a fun time with family and friends.

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ASU Mobile Media Unit
ASU Mobile Media Unit

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ASU Mobile Media Unit

A gift from the Ernest and Anna Ritter Family Endowment and E. Ritter & Company supported the creation of a mobile media production unit (MMPU) for Arkansas State University’s Media and Communications students. Ritter’s gift assists in the completion of a mobile media production unit that can shoot, produce and broadcast sporting and other significant events around Northeast Arkansas. The mobile unit contains state-of-the-industry cameras, production and editing equipment that are used to stream digital video content to ESPN3 and other media outlets.

Hoping for a Cure 2015
Hoping for a Cure

Serving In Our Communities

Hoping for a Cure 2015

We help collect money to provide funding to the Northeast Arkansas Baptist Charitable Foundation. The funds raised help 50 women receive free mammograms through the Susan G. Komen Foundation and 20 men receive prostate screening vouchers through the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation.

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Cherry Valley Food Pantry
Cherry Valley Food Pantry

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Cherry Valley Food Pantry

The Ernest and Anna Ritter Family Endowment Fund made a donation to the Cherry Valley Food Pantry that helped the non-profit organization construct a new building to house its operations. With improved amenities and more space, the Cherry Valley Food Pantry hopes to make an even bigger impact on its community by serving more families in need.

Celebrate Munford 2015
Celebrate Munford 2015

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Celebrate Munford 2015

Celebrate Munford is one of the year’s largest annual community festivals in the Munford, TN area. As always, the downtown streets transform into a full day packed of all things fair – games, prizes, music, arts and crafts, vendors, classic cars and of course food! Click below to view the Ritter booth set up at the 2015 Celebrate Munford event held on Main Street September 19th from 9am – 5pm. This year we were the Gospel Stage sponsor.

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Business After Hours
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Supporting Our Business Communities

Business After Hours

Business After Hours events allow us to welcome area business leaders into our offices for an evening of networking and fellowship. In addition to physically putting our business on display, our leaders share about the services we offer as well as our company’s values.

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Ritter Megatron Sign
Megatron Sign

Serving In Our Communities

Ritter Megatron Sign

The Miracle League of Northeast Arkansas provides opportunities for area children with mental and physical disabilities to participate in baseball leagues. Ritter was proud to make a donation to sponsor the Megatron video board at Miracle League Field. The Megatron is used to display the score of games, play movies in the park and advertise community events.

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Millington International Goat Days 2015
Goat Days 2015

Celebrating With Our Communities

Millington International Goat Days 2015

Millington, Tenn. hosts an annual goat-themed community festival that features a car show, fishing rodeo, antique tractor show, the Goat Chariot Races, the World's Greatest Goat Parade and Model Aviation flight demonstrations. We help sponsor the event and host a booth during the two-day festival. Goat Days was founded by Babe Howard, the former owner of Millington Telephone & Cable. Ritter purchased Millington Telephone & Cable from Howard’s family in 2012.

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St. Jude Cablethon 2015
St. Jude Cablethon 2015

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St. Jude Cablethon 2015

Dr. Tommie Westbrook and Kathy Riggs are kicking us off live this morning on the 35th Annual ESA St. Jude Cablethon!

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St. Jude Cablethon 2014
St Jude Cablethon 2014

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St. Jude Cablethon 2014

The 34th Annual ESA St Jude Radio Cablethon has raised $255,555! Thank you to all of the generous hearts and souls who donated to such a wonderful cause!

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Hoping for a Cure 2014
Hoping for a cure 2014

Serving In Our Communities

Hoping for a Cure 2014

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Customer Appreciation Days
Customer Appreciation Days

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Customer Appreciation Days

We randomly set up shop and treat our customers and employees to surprises! We might just have refreshments and our popcorn machine out when you visit our office!

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Santa Connection 2013
Santa Connection 2013

Serving In Our Communities

Santa Connection 2013

We host this annual event at our Millington office to bring the magic of Christmas to local kids who come to have their photos taken with Santa. The Santa Connection is free, along with the keepsake photo each child receives.

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Business Expo 2013
Business Expo 2013

Supporting Our Business Communities

Business Expo 2013

We join local businesses at these events every year for networking, food and prizes.

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St. Jude Cablethon 2013
St. Jude Cablethon 2013

Serving In Our Communities

St. Jude Cablethon 2013

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37th Annual St. Jude Cablethon
St. Jude Cablethon with Ritter Communications 2017

Serving In Our Communities

37th Annual St. Jude Cablethon

Our very own Tubetown production crew films and broadcasts live this eight hour cablethon each year in Blytheville, Arkansas

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What Our Customers Are Saying

“Great service, I could not be more pleased with my
internet service and the customer service!”

Russell from Millington

“Your tech came out today and in no time had my phone and internet back up and working....Very nice man and very professional.”

Martha from Marked Tree

“I am not a customer of Ritter Communications, but as my 4 year old was riding [her bike] in front of me a little ways, her shoe string got caught in the chain of her bike causing her to fall over and her chain popped off. Well, about this time a Ritter Communications truck was driving by. The man driving stopped, and not only did he help my daughter up, he took the time to put her chain back on her bike for her. I was truly amazed by the kindness he showed.”

Justin from Brookland

“I want to applaud Ritter for sending a technician out today and fixing our TV and internet issue that was caused by a house fire down the road from our house. You guys rock!!!!”

Amanda from Swifton

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