Form 8-K Amendment No. 1



Washington, D.C. 20549



(Amendment No. 1)



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 22, 2007


Embarq Corporation

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)



Delaware   001-32732   20-2923630
(State of Incorporation)   (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)


5454 W. 110th Street

Overland Park, Kansas

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(913) 323-4637

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


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Explanatory Note

Embarq Corporation (the “Company”) hereby amends its Current Report on Form 8-K filed June 25, 2007 pursuant to Instruction 2 to Item 5.02 of Form 8-K, to provide information that was not determined or available at the time of the filing of the Form 8-K. The Form 8-K was filed to report the increase in the size of its Board of Directors and the appointment, effective June 22, 2007 of Richard A. Gephardt to the Board of Directors.


Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(d) On October 13, 2007, Richard A. Gephardt, who was appointed as a director of the Company effective June 22, 2007, was appointed to serve on the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


  Embarq Corporation
Date: October 16, 2007   By:  

/s/ Tracy D. Mackey

    Tracy D. Mackey
    Assistant Secretary