Tag Archive: Verizon Wireless

Oct 16

Tech corner: Verizon HopeLine program benefits victims of domestic violence

Verizon Wireless is committed to the issue of domestic violence awareness and prevention through the HopeLine program that turns no-longer used wireless phones and accessories into support for domestic violence organizations. No-longer-used phones and accessories in any condition, from any service provider can be dropped off at any Verizon Wireless store. HopeLine collection boxes are available for …

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Mar 11

Verizon delivers during first phase of March Madness

Whether I’m covering a game at Rupp Arena or in tiny Carlisle, Kentucky, sometimes I need a wireless connection to help deliver the scores and news to our readers. That’s where the Verizon Lumia 822 came in handy during the past three weeks. Whether it be by posting scores to twitter or writing a story …

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Dec 19

Last-minute gift idea: Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0

My 3-year old niece Addisyn picked up my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 and called it a mini Iphone. And there you have it, straight from the mouth of a child. Never thought about it in her terms, but she is correct. It’s a cross between an Ipad and an Iphone. That’s why I love the …

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Aug 23

Verizon keeps me connected, up to date

Sometimes you have to do what it takes to get the job done. Such was the case a week ago. I traveled to Corbin and covered a high school game between George Rogers Clark High School and the Redhounds. I used the mobile hot spot on my Commando and it was a charm. I was …

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Jun 25

Yes, there is a Floyd’s Barber Shop

Took a road trip with my wife Rhonda last week and traveled to Mount Airy, N.C. and then ventured to Pennsylvania to visit Hershey and historic Lancaster, which features many Amish townships and villages. Mount Airy, also known as “Mayberry” in the “Andy Griffith Show,” was a treat and a one-day barrel of fun. Rhonda …

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Mar 31

Verizon Wireless helps keep fans informed at Final Four

Verizon Wireless will keep fans in the game during the Final Four in New Orleans. Just look at work Verizon will have to offer: Verizon Wireless fans attending the 2012 NCAA Final Four in New Orleans this weekend will experience blazing fast speeds on their mobile devices thanks to the installation of a $7.6 million …

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Mar 06

10th Region fans, Verizon making a difference

Kentuckians throughout the region are stepping up to the plate in the aftermath of last week’s tornado outbreak that claimed 22 lives in the state last week. The 10th Region is trying to help make a difference. Host Montgomery County High School raised more than $450 dollars during the semifinals Monday night for the Red …

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