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    September 13, 2023

    3 Quick Ways to Help Protect Your Child’s Privacy This School Year

    By: Haley Zapal School’s back in session, and we’ve got some tips to help you protect your child’s privacy, both online and in real life. Think Twice About Posting Those School Photos You’ve seen them on Facebook and Instagram — the bright, smiling faces of kids holding up a chalkboard or sign before hopping on […]

    August 21, 2023

    573 Area Code 10-Digit Dialing Requirement

    In 2021, Chariton Valley implemented 10-digit dialing to make local calls for BOTH 660 and 573 area codes. Although we already require 10-digit dialing in ALL areas, including the 573 area code, all providers serving the 573 area will soon be required to implement 10-digit dialing. This is due to the Missouri Public Service Commission’s approval […]

    August 7, 2023

    Why Schools Block Websites and Why You Should, Too

    Ever wonder about the safeguards your child’s school puts in place for online activities? Many schools have rules when it comes to web blocking for all devices on school grounds and school-issued computers sent home with children. According to the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), 98% of schools are now filtering all website content […]

    July 31, 2023

    Helping Missourians Prosper Tour

    Learn More About Missouri Department of Economic Development’s 12-Stop ARPA Tour DED ARPA Tour Video   Check out the podcast containing episodes which go more in depth on the stops. Part 1 is live now: Inside EcoDevo Podcast Part 2 of the tour will be releasing Friday August 4th.

    July 31, 2023

    Chariton Valley Launches Bark Online Monitoring Service

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Macon, MO – August 1, 2023 – Today, Chariton Valley, fiber-optic internet and premium phone and video provider, announced the launch of Bark. Bark is an award-winning online monitoring service that helps parents and guardians manage and protect their children’s digital lives even when they are not on their home network. The […]

    July 27, 2023

    Ensure Working From Home Isn’t Way Too Much Work

    Working remotely from home is more than a passing trend. For millions of people, it’s now a way of life, with some estimates putting the percentage of Americans working from home at 26 percent of the workforce! And in some cases, more than one person in a home is teleworking. If you’re a remote worker, […]