Latest Described and Captioned Media Program Stories

2011-07-29 06:45:00

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Council of the Blind (ACB) is proud to reveal the winners of the 2011 "Young Described Film Critic" Awards, a "Listening Is Learning" initiative of the Council's Audio Description Project (ADP) and the Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP). The winners of this year's honors are: Senior Category (ages 15 to 18) (*two* First Place awards -- a tie): First Place - Chante Richardson, El Paso, TX (University of Texas at El Paso) for her...

2011-04-12 09:23:00

AURORA, Neb., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hamilton Relay announced today that they have been selected by the Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) to provide Captioned Telephone (CapTel®) services in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.