Forms and Submissions

Announcements

  • Anniversary Announcement

    Submit an anniversary announcement online. (Suggested information to compile announcement)
    Complete write-up may be sent if preferred.

  • Birth Announcement

    Submit a birth announcement online. (Suggested information to compile announcement)
    Complete write-up may be sent if preferred.

  • Engagement Announcement

    Submit your engagement announcement online. (Suggested information to compile announcement)
    Complete write-up may be sent if preferred.

  • Obituary Form

    Please submit form by Monday at noon for inclusion in the Wednesday publication. A photo, as desired, is also appropriate. The photo should be clear and well focused. Scanned Polaroids and photos printed on an inkjet printer are unacceptable.

  • Wedding Announcement

    Submit your wedding announcement online. (Suggested information to compile announcement)
    Complete write-up may be sent if preferred.

Information

  • Letter to the Editor

    We welcome letters to the editor online. Letters are published at the sole descretion of the newspaper staff in the order they are received.

  • News Tips

    Have a news tip? Submit your tip online. Please note that a submission will not guarantee this item will be placed in the print or online edition of the newspaper.

  • Submit More News

    The Cordell Beacon accepts submissions through:

    • e-mail to thebeacon@cordellbeacon.com
    • fax to 580-832-3335
    • our office at 115 E. Main, Cordell, OK 73632
    • mail to P.O. Box 220, Cordell, OK 73632

    See How to Write Excellent Press Releases for tips on writing releases for newspapers, magazines, and websites.

    It's also easy to advertise in The Cordell Beacon. Learn more about advertising.

Advertising

  • Classifieds

    The Cordell Beacon is published every Wednesday, with deadlines for news on Mondays at 4pm and advertising on Tuesdays at noon. Call 580-832-3333 or email thebeacon@cordellbeacon.com to place a classified ad.

    Advertiser Accounts — To charge classified ads to your account, call 580-832-3333, or email us at thebeacon@cordellbeacon.com.
    Discrimination Notice — When posting a classified ad for the sale or rental of a residence or apartment, it is illegal to state a discriminatory preference based on race or color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status, and disability. All ads must comply with section 3604(c) of the Federal Fair Housing Act. More information can be found at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Department of Justice.