Prepaid Classified Ads are 10 cents Per Word with a $1.00 Minimum. The deadline for classified ads is Tuesday at 8 am.


Ads must be prepaid unless you have established credit. Blackface and Blind Ads are 20 cents Per Word with a $2.00 Minimum. After the third continuous insertion, weekly cost of ad goes to 1/2 price. Ads will be billed at 20 cents Per Word. Bookkeeping charges will be added the 10th of each month the ad remains unpaid.


We are not responsible for more than one insertion of an Advertisement. Please telephone immediately in case of error. You may place an ad over the phone; however, we cannot be responsible for mistakes on ads taken over the phone. 


Phone 618-635-2000
Fax 618-635-5281
E-mail Address:


Display Ads 

Your Display Ad will be professionally designed. Our column width is 2.25 inches with six columns per page. Column depth is 21 inches. Full page measures 13 inches by 21 inches. We will be happy to create an ad of any size to meet your needs. Display ad deadline is Friday at 4 pm for the following Wednesday paper.


Color is available.


Phone 618-635-2000

Fax 618-635-5281

E-mail Address:

Classified Ads



7:30 am-4 pm






PO Box 180

108 West Main Street

Staunton IL 62088
Tel 618-635-2000
Fax 618-635-5281



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