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On this page are included the forms The Gaffney Ledger requires to be completed if you would like to place the following types of announcements in the newspaper:

Anniversary Announcement
Birth Announcement
Engagement Announcement
Wedding Announcement

The forms should be completed as thoroughly as possible and MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY THE APPROPRIATE SIGNATURES. Any form submitted without the requested signatures will be discarded. Any photos must be accompanied with a self-addressed stamped envelope if you wish to have the photo(s) returned. The Gaffney Ledger DOES NOT archive photos other than in electronic form once they have been published. Photos may be emailed to

Since these forms require signatures, they are not available to be filled out electronically. They may be downloaded, printed out, completed and submitted in person or via postal mail. Please be sure to include your complete mailing address and an active telephone number. 


Anniversaries: 25 and 50-year anniversary announcements are published free, all others are a $10 charge.

Birth: Birth announcements are published free.

Engagement: There is a $10 charge to publish engagement announcements.

Wedding: There is a $25 charge to publish wedding announcements.

Birthday: There is a $5 charge for birthday announcements for children 12 and under. Please contact the advertising department for prices on birthday announcements for over 12. 


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The city has passed first reading of an ordinance that would allow a U-haul truck drop off (up to four trucks in the Farmer’s Market parking lot across from the Gaffney Visitors Center. Do you think this is an appropriate spot for such an enterprise?