phone messaging system en Carthage Residents Will Hear from City <p>Carthage residents will soon get a call from city hall. A new phone message system is being set up by city employees.<br /><br />Second-ward Alderman Gary Smith says the system has been very easy to set up. He says the contact numbers for water service customers are being used for the initial test.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;If we have a number that isn&#39;t one that they want called they can let us know. We&#39;re going to let residents use up to three numbers that they can have called. So a cell phone or home phone or whatever they want.&rdquo;<br /> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 12:22:57 +0000 James Lenz 16893 at Carthage Residents Will Hear from City Carthage Considers Warning System <p>Carthage residents might soon depend on a high-tech warning system during emergencies.<br /><br />Fire Chief Gary Smith is proposing the city purchase a phone messaging system, primarily for use during emergencies. He says it would come at a &ldquo;nominal cost.&rdquo;<br /><br />He said, &ldquo;It would allow us to make one phone call that would go out to all the residents of Carthage, up to three different phone numbers for each residence.&rdquo;<br /> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 18:28:13 +0000 James Lenz 13370 at Carthage Considers Warning System