Retail Advertising Rate Card

CANNON COURIER "Serving Cannon County Since 1884"

113 West Main Street Woodbury, TN 37190-1150
Publication Date: Tuesday
Phone (615) 563-2512
Fax (615) 563-2519


Ron Fryar, Owner/Publisher

Keith Ready, News/Social Media

Sharon Patrick, Advertising/Business Mgr.

Malayna Ready, Graphic Design

Tess Fryar Stephens, Circulation/Graphic Design

REPRESENTATIVES - MEMBER Tennessee Press Association 412 N. Cedar Bluff Rd. Suite 403 Knoxville, TN 37923


- Local Rate is non-commissionable

- National Rate is commissionable at standard agency 15%

- All accounts are due and payable upon receipt of statement of services

- All advertising will be cash with copy unless credit has been approved.

- All political advertising will be paid in advance

ADVERTISING RATE POLICY - Rates may be revised by the Publisher within 30 days notice to advertisers.


- Classified Ads $6.00 for 25 words - $.10 cents per word over that.

- Rates per column inch 126 SAU column inches per page

- National Display Ad Rate - $7.00

- Local Display Ad Rate - $5.25

PAGE RATES: Full Page $475.00 - Half Page $300.00 Quarter Page $150.00 Spot Color $75.00 per color, per page Process Color $100.00.

PRE-PRINTED INSERTS - Per Thousand rate of $75.00. Must be at least 6" x 11" in size. Pre-Printed Inserts Delivery Address: Lakeway Publishers, 505 Lakeway Place, Tullahoma, TN 37388 (931) 455-4545.

PUBLIC NOTICES - Column inch prices apply for all Public Notices - Legal Notices at $.25 per word per insertion and must be prepaid - Cancellation of legal after first run is one-half of remaining insertions. No refund is due after a legal has run two (2) times. - Notice to Creditors ($35.00 per run)

SPECIAL SERVICES - Proofs provided on request for ads over thirty (30) column inches, provided all copy is submitted a minimum of two (2) working days before deadline. - Tear Sheet service upon request at $.75 per sheet. - Typesetting, photography and other services available at minimum of $25.00 per hour (minimum of one hour charge).

AD MAKE-UP REQUIREMENTS - Minimum display advertisement acceptable: one (1) column by one (1) inch. All advertising over 19 inches deep will be billed at full column depth. - Ads over one inch will be charged at the next line measurement. - Any ad set to look like or give the appearance of news copy must be clearly labeled as an advertisement. - All advertising must contain a method of identifying the person responsible for the placement and content of the ad. - By submitting an advertisement for publication, the advertiser accepts all terms and conditions of this rate card.

DEADLINES - Deadline is 4:00 P.M. (CST) Thursday for the next publication date. - Deadline for preprinted inserts is one week prior to insertion unless previously specified. - Extra charges will apply for changes after the ad has been set according to copy. - Composition charges on canceled ads will be fifty percent (50%) of the normal advertising rate for the ad if it had run.

MECHANICAL REQUIREMENTS - The Cannon Courier is printed offset. - Web size is 22 inches. - Page size is six (6) columns (10) by twenty one (21) inches deep. There are 126 column inches per full page. - Each column is 1.602 inches wide.

POSITION - Ad position cannot be purchased, but ads will be placed in the best position to accommodate request.

GENERAL POLICIES - Liability for errors in advertising shall not exceed the cost of the space occupied by the error. The newspaper accepts no responsibility for failure to publish advertising. - All advertising is subject to Publisher's approval and reserves the right to reject any ad.

CIRCULATION 3,150 per week - Single copy price $.75 Subscription Rates In Cannon County per year $30.00; In Tennessee per year $35.00; Out of State per year $40.00. Prices Effective August 1, 2020