Cell phone alert Wednesday is just a test 

BY: - October 3, 2023

Expect a national emergency alert on your cell phones Wednesday afternoon, but don’t worry – it’s just a test.  The  Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will test the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) to make sure widespread alerts are functional and effective ways to inform […]