By signing up for text alerts from The State, you are signing up for a monthly program that includes potentially multiple SMS text alerts per day. There is no service fee charged per month but your carrier's standard messaging and data rates may apply.
You may stop this subscription service at any time by sending the text message STOP subscription code to 72737 (PAPER), where subscription code is:
"statenews" for breaking news or
"statetraffic" for traffic.
You must be at least 13 years of age to use Verve Publisher Network alert services. If you are between 13 and 17 years old, you agree that you have received parental permission both to complete the registration process and to receive SMS content on your cell phone. For help, send the text message HELP to 72737 (PAPER). If you have any questions, please contact customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participating carriers include: Alltel, AT&T, Dobson/Cellular One, Nextel, Sprint, T-Mobile®, US Cellular, Virgin Mobile, Verizon Wireless.