MONROE, La., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CenturyLink (CenturyTel, Inc., NYSE: CTL) announces that it is scheduled to participate in the following analyst conference:

   Citigroup 20th Annual Global Entertainment,    Thursday
   Media, & Telecommunications Conference         January 7, 2010

For information regarding the specific presentation time and webcast availability, please visit the Investor Calendar on CenturyLink's Investor Relations Web site at Participation in this conference is subject to change. Therefore, please check the company's Investor Calendar prior to the conference.

CenturyLink is a leading provider of high-quality voice, broadband and video services over its advanced communications networks to consumers and businesses in 33 states. CenturyLink, headquartered in Monroe, La., is an S&P 500 Company and expects to be listed in the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations. For more information on CenturyLink, visit

Source: CenturyLink

CONTACT: Tony Davis of CenturyLink, +1-318-388-9525,

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