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Verizon snaps up Texan cellco West Central Wireless

2 Dec 2022

Regional mobile operator West Central Wireless, which is based in San Angelo, Texas, has been acquired by mobile giant Verizon Wireless. Local new site San Angelo Live quotes a statement from general manager, Mike Higgins Jr. as saying: ‘The purpose of this letter today is to inform you that West Central Wireless has entered into a transaction with Verizon that will result in us discontinuing our mobile and fixed wireless operations in your area toward mid-2023.’ The cellco stopped activating new customers on 30 November.

United States, Verizon Wireless, West Central Wireless

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