Stories tagged with: 911 trouble

January 26, 2012 - 7:25am
2 years 11 weeks ago

9-1-1 service is out to residents of New Concord.

New Concord Fire Chief Brent Gates said Thursday morning that there was a barn fire in Guernsey County that burned through the main trunk line of phone line.

As a result anyone with an 826 exchange cannot call long distance, outside the village or 9-1-1. Also cell service is down to all providers, except Verizon.

Repair crews on the scene say service should be restoredby 5 p.m. Thursday.

Anyone that has...

January 23, 2011 - 5:34pm
3 years 12 weeks ago

The Perry County Sheriff's Office is experiencing trouble receiving 911 calls from the Junction City area and from all phone numbers beginning with 987.

If you dial 911 with a 987prefix in Junction City, you may not be able to hear the 911 operator. Your address and information will still be seen on the dispatcher's screen and emergency personnel will still respond but personnel may not know the nature of the emergency.

The Perry County Sheriff's Office is asking those residents...

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