MONROE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2007--CenturyTel, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) plans to release its fourth quarter 2006 earnings results pre-market opening on Thursday, February 15, 2007, and host a related conference call at 10:30 a.m. CST that day.

The conference call will be streamed live over CenturyTel's Web site at Interested parties can also access the call by dialing 866.814.8448 five minutes prior to the start of the call. A digital recording of the call will be available beginning at 2:30 p.m. CST on February 15, 2007 and ending February 21, 2007, at 11:59 p.m. CST. The replay can be accessed by calling 888.266.2081 and entering the access code: 1023612. A replay of the call will also be available on the Web site beginning at 2:00 p.m. CST on February 15, 2007 and ending March 7, 2007, at 5:00 p.m. CST.

CenturyTel (NYSE:CTL) is a leading provider of communications, high-speed Internet and entertainment services in small-to-mid-size cities through our broadband and fiber transport networks. Included in the S&P 500 Index, CenturyTel delivers advanced communications with a personal touch to customers in 25 states. Visit us at


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