Standard Classified Rates
run length cost for
first 15 words
cost for each
additional word
1 day     $9.75 $0.65
2 days $10.80 $0.72
3 days $11.70 $0.78
6 days $18.00 $1.20
12 days   $26.55 $1.77
24 days   $42.00 $2.80
• 15 word minimum charge
• Ad must run on consecutive days to receive rates
• Rates are for prepaid ads
• 24 day ads also run in the Standard Shopper
• Please check your ad the first day it appears. We are not responsible for more than one day.
Classified Ad Extras
Bold, italicized or CAPITALIZED words: $0.25 each, not compounded daily
• ✓ or ★ count as a 16th word
• Picture included with ad:
run length cost for picture
and first 15 words
cost for each
additional word
3 days $18 $0.78
6 days $25 $1.20
12 days   $37 $1.77
24 days   $50 $2.80
• Blind Box ads: $8 if you pick responses at our office, $18 to mail them
Garage Sale Rates
run length cost for
first 15 words
cost for each
additional word
1 day   $10.50 $0.70
2 days $11.25 $0.75
3 days $12.45 $0.83
4 days $13.20 $0.88
• Includes optional signage for your sale
Service Directory Rates
• Runs for 24 consecutive days
• Also runs in the Standard Shopper
• All ads 1 column (≈2 inches) wide
ad height cost
1 inch   $55.00
1½ inches   $82.50
2 inches $110.00
Other Classified Rates
• Buster's Bin (items totaling $100 or less): $3 for 15 words
• Card of Thanks and In Memoriam: $10 for 50 words, $0.15 each additional word
Place a Classified Ad
• Call: (419) 586-2371
• Stop by the office: 123 E Market St, Celina