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Share a story idea or request event coverage
The Enterprise is always looking for story ideas, and strives to cover all important local events. To share an idea or ask us to cover something, call the office at 731-352-3323  or e-mail us at banner@mckenziebanner.com Leave us a short note and remember to include your contact information so we can get back to you.


Purchase a Photo Reprint
Log onto www.mckenziebanner.com and choose “view/purchase photos” on the top of the site. You can then browse and purchase reprints of hundreds of photos taken by our staff. If you do not find what you are looking for, contact our office.


Place an advertisement
The Banner offers both classified and display advertisements at competitive rates.

Standard classified ad of 25 words or fewer (for sale, for rent, garage sales, etc.) is $5 a week (or per run since we are a weekly publication) and payable in advance without established credit with our newspaper. You can also place it on the “Place a Classified” on the left navigation bar on the Web site.

To get pricing on display ads, call 731-352-3323 or e-mail us at banner@mckenziebanner.com

Go to the “subscribe” link on the home page to subscribe immediately.
The Banner offers a yearly print subscription for local subscribers as low as $25 annually which includes both the print and e-edition.To subscribe, contact us at the office at 731-352-3323 or complete the online subscription forms under “subscribe” on the left menu bar.
What if I do not get my newspaper via the USPS
Just call us and we will verify the address information. The newspaper is mailed each Tuesday via U.S.P.S. as media mail. Once it is mailed at McKenzie or the USPS’ sectional center in McKenzie, it’s up to postal officials how long the delivery time is.


Submissions for Publication
All submissions can be e-mailed to:  banner@mckenziebanner.com , faxed or brought into the office at 3 Banner Row, McKenzie, Tenn. You may also submit it through the special forms on the home page under “Submit News”. Please include your contact information with any submission in case we have questions. The classified section deadline is noon Mondays and the general deadline is 4:00 p.m. Mondays. The newspaper is published each Tuesday evening when it is deposited with USPS for delivery. The Banner is available in the newsstands on Tuesday afternoon.


Stories & Photos
The Banner welcomes all stories and photos of local news for publication consideration. Digital pictures can be submitted in jpg or tif files, and should be no smaller than 5-inches wide with a 250 dpi resolution. Photos can also be brought to the office or mailed, scanned to a digital image here at the office and then be returned.


Letters to the Editor
All Letters to the Editor must be signed and include the author’s mailing address, phone number  and a signature. The phone number is for verification purposes. The authorship of each letter will be verified. Letters may be edited for content or grammar and are printed at the discretion of the editor. The subject should be of general interest to the readers. Thank-you cards are not considered for publication as free letters to the editor. Liableous or mean-spirited letters will not be published. The author’s name will appear on the letter to the editor. Letters to the editor should be no longer than 250 words.


Weddings, Engagements, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Birth Announcements and Thank-Yous
Thank-you ads begin at $15  depending on length. A birthday ad with a photo is $25; a birth announcement with photo is free; anniversary announcements with one photo are $25 or $35 for two photos; wedding and engagement announcements with photos are $25. All charges are subject to increase if the text is longer than standard.


The Banner offers a free death notice that includes the name and date and place of death of the deceased, spouse, children’s names, funeral service information. A more complete personalized obituary and optional photo is $35. Look under the “submit news link” on the home page for more information.


Quick Reference

Fax: 731-352-3322

PO Box 100
McKenzie, Tenn. 38201-0100

Physical Address:
3 Banner Row.
McKenzie, TN 38201