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March 29, 2018 - Bad Guy on Billboard Turns Self In
The fugitive saw his image on billboards, and turned himself in . . . the next day (March 27). In Cedar Rapids, IA, Mary Porth, office manager for Lamar Advertising Company, tells the story:

March 14, 2018 - 12 billboards around KC plead for help finding Liberty teen missing since May
One of a dozen billboards throughout the Kansas City area seeking help finding missing teenager Desirea Ann Ferris stands above the 16th Avenue exit on southbound Interstate 29 in North Kansas City.

February 19, 2018 - How Billboards Cheer Olympic Champs
As a service, OAAA is providing a quick way to congratulate local Olympic winners on digital billboards, showcasing the process behind the celebrations and successes.

October 10, 2017 - Augusta Billboard Remembers Those Missing Since 1990
If you’re driving along Milledgeville Road and Deans Bridge Road, you probably noticed the billboard remembering the missing persons who have been missing since 1990.

August 22, 2016 - Billboards have message of support for Milwaukee
Billboards in Milwaukee are showing a simple message of support for the city rocked by recent violence.

May 09, 2016 - Search continues for missing 9-year-old from Rogersville
The search for a missing girl entered its sixth day Monday as billboards remind drivers to be on the lookout for 9-year-old Carlie Trent.

May 06, 2016 - Projects: Billboard Ads Take A Break For A Midnight Moment in Times Square
If you are making your way through New York’s Time Square very late one evening this month, you may see the LED boards around the area suddenly fill up with flowers, in an art project called Midnight Moment.

April 27, 2016 - Billboards placed along I-10 in Jacksonville in search of kidnapper
More than a week after Bryan Williamson was abducted and dropped off about 100 miles from home in Jacksonville, his kidnapper remains on the run.

April 21, 2016 - Wanted posters go digital
When Thomas, dubbed the East Coast Rapist, was finally arrested on March 4, 2011, it was an anonymous tip that led the Maryland police to him. A tip that had come from a new kind of wanted poster — one written with pixels, not ink.

April 15, 2016 - Billboards inspired by former Saints Will Smith and Hokie Gajan
A series of billboards inspired by former New Orleans Saints players Will Smith and Hokie Gajan have sprung up throughout the New Orleans area.

April 15, 2016 - A live stream of photos on billboards
Billboards will post photos from an upcoming photo shoot promoting a nonprofit in what it’s billing its first-ever live stream, though it won’t actually be video.

April 07, 2016 - Billboards showing the faces of Wisconsin’s missing through April
Billboards in Wisconsin will feature the faces of the state’s missing persons throughout the month of April, an effort made possible by a local woman whose mother vanished years ago.

March 23, 2016 - Gold Key Award winners’ work to be on display
Sixteen billboards featuring works created by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Gold Key award winners from middle and high school students will be installed on Adams Outdoor Advertising billboards throughout the Charlotte region.

March 14, 2016 - FBI links armed bank robber suspect to multiple heists in Texas
With the help of the Outdoor Advertising Association of Texas with its members companies Clear Channel Outdoor and Lamar Advertising, the FBI is launching a statewide digital billboard and publicity campaign in the hopes of generating leads in the case.

March 08, 2016 - Six billboards seek tips on missing Wilmington mom
Six digital billboards have been launched this week in an effort to solicit information that could lead to the whereabouts of a Wilmington mother who has been missing for nearly two months.

December 09, 2015 - Billboards bear fugitive's photo and reward
Digital billboards in York County now bear the photo of Trev Bowies Jackson -- wanted in the attempted homicide of a Northern York County Regional Police officer -- and offer a $5,000 cash reward.

November 19, 2015 - Clear Channel shows solidarity with victims of Paris terror attacks
In a show of solidarity with France in light of the tragic events in Paris last Friday night, Clear Channel Outdoor Boston has been displaying a sign of support on at least two dozen digital billboards, including in Stoneham facing Rte. 93 and before the intersection with Rte. 128.

November 09, 2015 - WANTED: Maryland man accused of murdering his wife shows up on Times Square billboard
A Maryland man accused of murdering his wife has hit the big time — his wanted poster is on a wall-sized digital billboard in Times Square.

November 04, 2015 - Billboard part of investigation into 1993 unsolved homicide
It's been more than 22 years since Kathleen VanSlyke was shot dead in her car on the city's Southeast Side. Her killer has never been found.

October 29, 2015 - You may see this billboard in the Hampton Roads area
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is looking for information about a pair of unknown suspects involved in several jewelry store robberies  — and will be placing billboards of the suspects throughout the Hampton Roads area.

October 09, 2015 - Digital billboards welcoming flood-displaced South Carolina fans to Louisiana
Lamar Advertising Co. is dedicating space on its digital billboards to welcome University of South Carolina Gamecocks fans to Baton Rouge this weekend, the company announced.

October 06, 2015 - West Springfield billboard: See an overdose? 'Don't Run, Call 911'
A billboard on busy Route 20 in West Springfield is helping to fight the region's overdose epidemic with the  message: "Don't run. Call 911".

September 24, 2015 - Fallen Okaloosa Deputy Remembered
Flags are at half-staff throughout Shalimar. Billboards flash Myers’ face and the date he died. “That’s awesome,” says Cameron Turner. “For someone to go out of their way to put up a memorial for somebody, that’s awesome. They’re doing a good job.”

September 16, 2015 - Celebrities take to digital billboards to promote new recycling system
Beginning this week Lamar billboards will begin displaying the faces of celebrities such as Angie Harmon, Kristen Bell, Bill Maher, Elvis Nolasco, Stana Katic, AnnaSophia Robb, Ian Somerhalder and many others who are introducing the new standardized labels for recycling bins aimed at beginning to repair U.S. recycling, the companies said.

September 15, 2015 - #NeverForget: Digital billboards commemorate 9/11
On the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the digital out-of-home and out-of-home sectors continue to commemorate the fateful events of that day, and to support the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.


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