Holds Open House
TriCounty Telecom Acts As Drop-Off Site
For “Toys For Tots” Campaign
TriCounty Telecom will be don’t have time to go shopping,
participating in the collection of don’t worry! You may drop a check
toys for the Marine Corps Re- off at the office or mail it to Tri-
serve 59th Annual “Toys For Tots” County Telecom, PO Box 520, Bel-
Campaign. Last year, the Marine haven, NC 27810, and we’ll do the
Cheryl Braswell was the lucky winner of Corps Reserve was able to dis- shopping for you.
the Grand Prize, a TV/DVD combo. tribute over 36,000 toys to deserv- For more information on Toys
ing children in 20 eastern North For Tots, call our business office at
TriCounty Telecom held its an- Carolina counties. 964-8000. The Toys For Tots
nual Open House on Friday, Octo- Why not share your Christmas motto is “Every child deserves a
ber 20, in celebration of National by leaving a new unwrapped toy little happiness at Christmas”. Let’s
Co-op Month. at our office? TriCounty Telecom all join together to bring that happi-
Everyone who attended re- will collect toys from November 1 ness to eastern North Carolina’s
ceived a piggy bank. A lunch of through December 14. If you children again this year!
subs, chips and soft drinks was en-
joyed by over 130 attendees. Each
guest was invited to register to win Happy Thanksgiving from all of
one of six door prizes and to spin us at TriCounty Telecom.
the wheel for a 55169 chance to Our business office will be closed
win one of several different items. for the Thanksgiving holiday on
TriCounty Telecom CEO Den-
Thursday and Friday, November 23 and
nis Wallace drew for the door
prizes given away during the Open 24. If you should have any service
House. The lucky winners were: problems, please call the repair line at
611 or 964-8000.
Delphine Jennette Welcome
Sherwin Bonney Pinetown Sidney (Cont…)
Stanley Screwdriver Set Burbage Dean C Holt Glenn & Sandy
Jack Dunbar N Boyd Rd.................. 927-1814 Low Tide Ln ............... 964-3322
Desk Lamp Riggan David & Shannon Jarvis Woody (Computer)
Glenn Boyd NC 32 Hwy N ............. 927-2555 Beach Rd S................ 964-2109
Jewelry Box Sidney MORRIS & SON ELECTRIC (Fax)
Cheryl Braswell Wide Waters Dr ......... 964-2149
TV/DVD Combo Pulley R L
North Savannah Rd ..... 964-3607
Flores Pauline J Woodstock Ln ............ 964-3008
Don’t Forget To Dogwood Ln............... 964-2581 Strickland Gene & Pat
Vote Harris Mary M St Clairs Creek Rd ..... 964-3250
November 7 Seed Tick Neck Rd .... 964-2662
Statement of Nondiscrimination
Tri-County Telephone Member- tion is prohibited from discriminat-
ship Corporation is the recipient of ing on the basis of race, color,
Federal financial assistance from national origin, age, or disability.
the Rural Utilities Service, an The person responsible for coor-
agency of the U.S. Department of dinating this noncompliance effort
Agriculture, and is subject to the is Dennis M. Wallace, Jr., CEO. Did You Know?. . .
provisions of Title VI of the Civil To file a complaint of discrimina- • The ballroom dance known as
Rights Act of 1964, as amended; tion, write to: USDA, Director, the Turkey Trot was named for
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Office of Civil Rights, Room 326- the short, jerky steps a turkey
Act of 1973, as amended; the Age W, Whitten Building, 1400 Inde- makes.
Discrimination Act of 1975, as pendence Avenue, SW, Washing- • More than 45 million turkeys are
amended, and the rules and regula- ton, D.C. 20250-9410, or call cooked and eaten in the U.S. at
tions of the U.S. Department of Ag- (202) 720-5964 (voice or TDD). Thanksgiving—that’s one sixth
riculture. In accordance with Fed- USDA is an equal opportunity pro- of all turkeys sold in the U.S.
eral law and U.S. Department of vider and employer. each year.
Agriculture’s policy, this organiza-
TriCounty Telecom Participates In Adult
Spelling Bee Fundraiser
The third annual Adult Spelling to spell or cheer had a great time.
Bee was held at the new P.S. Jones Top honors went to the Aurora
Middle School on October 17. The Middle School team who beat out
Bee, sponsored by the Education Chocowinity Middle School with
Division of the Washington-Beaufort the word “vinaigrette”.
County Chamber of Commerce,
benefits educational endeavors in $
Beaufort County. The funds raised $
$ $5.00 CREDIT If you find the last five digits of your phone number
from this year’s Bee will help fund hidden in this newsletter, notify us by November 30. A $5 credit will be
Art and Music activities in the Beau- applied to your account. Last month’s winner—Alton G Wallace
fort 73437 County public schools,
Trading Post . . . .
as well as the Chamber’s Job
Shadow Day and Maritime Heritage
Over 40 teams participated in Any service or item for sale or rent, on a non-commercial basis, will be published free for
this year’s event, raising $12,000. TriCounty Telecom subscribers in the Trading Post. Information to be published must be
Although the TriCounty Telecom received by the 15th of the month in order to be included in the following month’s issue of DIAL
TONES. All items should be condensed as much as possible. Services or items may be
team did not come out on top, being advertised for up to, but not longer than, three months per year.
eliminated on the second word in
For Sale pricing, 964-4719.
the final round, everyone who went
Kenmore washing machine, white, good 1983 Honda V45 Magnum, 3,150 miles,
condition, $50. Call 964-2295. $2,500 obo. Call Pee Wee, 927-2245
after 6 p.m.
Punch bowl set, glass, 12 cups, ladle.
Snack sets, 3 sets of 4, matches Sofa, 4 seat & back cushions, blue and
punch bowl set. Call 964-4597 for rust print on beige upholstery. Call
39,000 BTU, vent free, LP gas logs, $200. Free
Call 964-3344. Need a good home for a 1½ yr. old
Voice lessons by Brenda Forrest. Call neutered male, part Labrador dog,
927-4462. have maintained treatment to prevent
heartworms. Black/brown w/white,
Wood splitter, tractor type, $150 neg.
good dog. Call Marie Adams at 964-
Collards and other veggies. Call for
2344 after 6 p.m.
TriCounty Telecom team and To place your classified ad on our Internet site for FREE, go to
cheerleaders. www.goTriCounty.com/classifieds.php. It’s easy!! It’s free!!