Public Service Telephone Company

Dailing Long Distance

Long Distance Calls Notice:

Ten-Digit dialing is required for all long distance calls in 478 and 706 areas.
Example: 1 PLUS Area Code PLUS 7-digit Local Number

Station to station calls with Direct Distance Dialing (You dial the call yourself - No operator assistance needed):  To ANY area code, including your own, Dial "1" PLUS the Area Code of the place you are calling PLUS the 7-digit local number.

Example: 1+478+461+1130

Mobile Calls

You can dial direct to autos and trucks equipped with improved Mobile Telephone Service.

Calls that require operator assistance

Person-to-person calls, calling card calls, third number calls, special code billing, time and charges.
To ANY area code, including your own, Dial "0" PLUS the Area Code of the place you are calling PLUS the 7-digit local number.
Example: 0+478+461+1130

(After you have dialed the complete number on a "ZERO PLUS" call, the Operator will ask, "May I help you?" At this time give her the information necessary to complete the call).