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The New 930 Area Code

Back in March we announced that changes were coming to the way we dial phone numbers in the southern portion of Indiana. The 812-area code is running out of numbers, and as a result, a new form of dialing and a new 930 area code were set to be introduced by now. Unfortunately that process met with […]

It’s Time to Vote

It’s hard to miss all the yard signs, radio announcements and newspaper ads. Election time is here again. It goes without saying that every American citizen over the age of 18 should do his/her part and vote this November 4th. This year, the state of Indiana has made it even easier to help you fulfill your duties. […]

Eliminating the Blackout Rule

The Federal Communications Commission’s Sports Blackout Rule of 1975 basically dictates that, for NFL football games, a blackout occurs when a team does not sell a certain percentage of its tickets within 72 hours prior to the game.   In other words, if there aren’t sufficient ticket sales, the game won’t be aired. According to reports […]

Experience the ETC Sports Network

Hopefully by now you’ve heard about the ETC Sports Network. It’s been awhile in the making, but it’s an effort we are truly proud of. ETC is the only local provider to broadcast high school ball games, meets and other such events. Because high school sports are such a large part of many of our lives, ETC […]

New 10-Digit Dialing Delayed

Hold the phone! The date for mandatory 10-digit local dialing to begin has been delayed. According to a press release from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission, the IURC recently became aware of “concerns regarding the ability of critical segments of the business community and telecommunications providers to prepare for the switch to mandatory dialing, specifically […]