Consolidated Communications Holdings
Apr 12, 2007

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. to Release First Quarter 2007 Results and Hold Conference Call on May 10, 2007

MATTOON, Ill., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNSL) will release its first quarter 2007 financial results before the market opens on May 10, 2007. The company will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time / 10:00 a.m. Central Time on the same day.

The call is being webcast and can be accessed from the "Investor Relations" section of the company's website at The webcast will also be archived on the company's website. If you do not have internet access, the conference call dial-in number is 1-800-642-1783. International parties can access the call by dialing 1-706-679-5600. A telephonic replay of the conference call will also be available starting two hours after completion of the call until May 14, 2007 at midnight ET. To hear the replay, parties in the United States and Canada should call 1-800-642-1687 and international parties should call 1-706-645-9291 and enter pass code 5511283.

About Consolidated

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is an established rural local exchange company (RLEC) providing voice, data and video services to residential and business customers in Illinois and Texas. Each of the operating companies has been operating in its local market for over 100 years. With approximately 234,000 local access lines, 53,000 DSL subscribers and 7,000 IPTV subscribers, Consolidated Communications offers a wide range of telecommunications services, including local and long distance service, custom calling features, private line services, dial-up and high-speed Internet access, digital TV, carrier access services, and directory publishing. Consolidated Communications is the 15th largest local telephone company in the United States.

     Company Contact:                       Investor Relations Contact:
     Stephen Jones                          Lippert / Heilshorn & Associates
     Vice President - Investor Relations    Kirsten Chapman
     217-258-9522                           415-433-3777

SOURCE Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.

CONTACT: Stephen Jones, Vice President - Investor Relations of Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc., +1-217-258-9522,; or investors, Kirsten Chapman of Lippert - Heilshorn & Associates, +1-415-433-3777,, for Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.

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