February 18, 2019

Advertising Rates

The Taylorsville Times Display Advertising Rates Per Column Inch
Published Each Wednesday in Taylorsville, NC. Effective January 1, 2019

Open Display rate per column inch $7.00
Up to 99 column inches per month (2-inch minimum) $6.40
100 to 299 inches per month $6.00
300 to 599 inches per month $5.50
Earned Rates – Earned rates on basis of advertising during each calendar month.
Color Printing – Separation copy furnished. All color accepted on a space available basis only. Color ads require an advance deadline on Friday of week prior to publication. FULL COLOR By The Inch $10 per col. inch (ad sizes 5 thru 35 inches).
Full color $250 (cmyk). First color $70, Each additional color – $60.00

ADVERTISING DEADLINES
Display (Times) Monday 5 p.m.
Classified Monday 5 p.m.
Display (Spotlight) Monday 1 p.m.
Color Friday 1 p.m.
Bethlehem Star Tuesday, Week of Printing

LEGAL ADVERTISING RATES
Per Column Inch . . . . . . . .$7.00
Executor or Administrator’s Notice (4 wks) . . . . $70 (Notary Fee Included)

Preprint/Insert Rates
1-10 (per year) up to 8 pg. tab size $55 per M
11-25 (per year) up to 8 pg. tab size $50 per M
26-52 (per year) up to 8 pg. tab size $45 per M
Single Sheet $42 per M

MISCELLANEOUS ADVERTISING
Card of Thanks (up to 60 words) . . . . . . . . . $15.00
Memorial Poems (8 cents per word over 60 words) . . . . . .$14.00 minimum

+plus –
Your DIRECT MAIL Connection: Full Paid Circulation in The Times – Plus an Extra 2050 copies U.S. Postal Mail Delivered

The +plus editorial copy has, according to research studies*, a 75 percent plus readership in households that receive it. *By Jim Hollis & Company
With an ongoing +plus advertising schedule, you can reach more than 96 percent of local residential box holders, including non-newspaper subscribers.

+plus Display Advertising Rates Per Inch
Up to 99 column inches per month . . . . . $7.00
100 to 299 inches per month . . . . . . . . $6.50
300 to 599 inches per month . . . . . . . . $6.00

The Bethlehem Star
(Distribution of over 4300 copies)
A unique community newspaper serving the Bethlehem Community of Alexander County since 1972. Printed monthly (2nd full week of month) and mailed to boxholders in the Bethlehem Community. Copies also distributed to businesses and schools. Tap this rapidly expanding market through blanket coverage in The Bethlehem Star.

Display Advertising Rates, Per Inch
Open Display rate  $5.00
Color Printing – Separation copy furnished. All color accepted on a space available basis only. Color ads require an advance deadline on Friday of week prior to publication.
First Color (per page) – Full color $250. First color $70 Each additional color – $60.00

ADVERTISING DEADLINES
Bethlehem Star: Tuesday, Week of Printing

MISCELLANEOUS ADVERTISING
Card of Thanks (up to 60 words) . . . . . . . . . $15.00
Memorial Poems (8 cents per word over 60 words) . . . . . .$14.00 minimum

POLICIES AND SPECIAL CHARGES:
All advertising must be paid in advance until credit has been established and approved. Terms: Net 10th of the month. A finance charge of 1 1/2 percent will be added monthly on balances over 30 days. No position is sold for any advertisement. Requests honored when possible. News stories and free notices do not accompany any advertisement. The publisher will not be responsible for purely typographical errors or misprints beyond cancellation of charge of the space of the item affected. Advertising measuring over 19 1/2 inches will be charged full column depth of 21 1/2 inches. The Times assumes no responsibility for error in any advertisement for more than the cost of the advertisement. Political advertising: same rates as Retail Display Advertisements. Payment in advance required.