Please follow these guides for sending birth, engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday and other announcements for the Family News section of The Indiana Gazette and The Indiana Gazette Online.
You may submit announcements online for births, graduations, military achievements, engagements, weddings and anniversaries using the forms found on this page (http://www.indianagazette.com/pages/site/forms/).
Please follow these guidelines for hard-copy announcements sent by postal mail to The Indiana Gazette:
■ For coming events, reunion and anniversary announcements, items must be submitted at least one week prior to the requested date of publication.
■ All submissions must be typed and must include a daytime phone number. The Gazette will no longer accept handwritten submissions.
■ Submissions are subject to editing for space and content.
■ Wedding anniversaries are accepted beginning with the 25th and in increments of 5 years thereafter until the 40th, after which they may be submitted annually.
■ Only first and second baby birthdays will be accepted.
■ High school reunions are accepted starting with the 25th and in increments of 5 years thereafter.
■ For baby birthdays and for births, if the child’s parents have different last names, signatures of both parents must be provided.
■ The Gazette would like to wish you a “Happy Birthday!” To have a name added to the list, call (724) 465-5555, ext. 265.
If you leave a message, be sure to spell out the first and last name of the person celebrating their special day and remember to tell us the day and the town where they live.
Messages left with incomplete information will not be run on the list.