The Franklin Sun

About The Franklin Sun

Operating since: 1856

City Where Main Office is Located: 

Winnsboro

Parish: 

Franklin 

Parishes With Significant Distribution:

Franklin 

Physical Address: 

514 Prairie St.

Winnsboro, LA  71295

Mailing Address: 

P.O. Box 550

Winnsboro, LA  71295

General Email Address:

nicki@franklinsun.com

Website: 

www.franklinsun.com

Year Established:  

1856

Ownership: 

Hanna Publishing

MARKET/COMMUNITY OVERVIEW

Winnsboro is known as the "Flag Capitol of Louisiana." The area is friendly and community oriented. The local economy is based on farming. Additionally, Winnsboro is home to the largest one-day festival in Louisiana - Franklin Parish Catfish Festival. Wisner, a community in the southern part of Franklin Parish, is home to Haring's Pride Catfish which ships catfish nationally. The Franklin Sun has been published since 1856 and is the oldest operating business in Franklin Parish. The Sun has several long-time employees including Monica Huff, who has been employed by The Sun since 1972.

 

PUBLICATION DAYS & DISTRIBUTION

Days Published Per Week: 1

Days Published:  Wed.

Delivery Methods: Mail 

Avg. Weekly Circulation: 6,200

Avg. Circulation Sunday:  N/A

Circulation Verification: Postal Statement

 

PRESS RELEASE CONTACT INFO

Joe Curtis

joecurtis@franklinsun.com

(318) 435-4521

 
 

PUBLIC NOTICE INFO

Nicki Vines

nicki@franklinsun.com

(318) 435-4521

 
 

CIRCULATION CUSTOMER SERVICE

Nicki Vines

nicki@franklinsun.com

(318) 435-4521

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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PRINT AD MECHANICAL INFORMATION

  • Printed (Image) Page Overall Dimension: 11.5" x 21"
  • Single Display Column Width: 1.75"
  • Space Between Display Columns: 0.167"
  • Single Class Display Column Width:  1.75"
  • Space Between Class Display Columns: 0.167"
  • Max Height Any Display Ad: 21 inches
  • Ads Less Than Full Height Billed to Nearest: Half-Inch

PRINT ADVERTISING INFORMATION

  • Print Ad Deadlines:  4 pm on Fridays before
  • Email Address to Submit Ads:  monica@franklinsun.com
  • Preferred Format for Display Ads:  PDF

PRINT ADVERTISING GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Print Advertising Contact Phone Number:  (318) 435-4521
  • Print Advertising Contact Email Address: nicki@franklinsun.com

CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Classified Advertising Contact Phone Number:   (318) 435-4521

  •  Classified Advertising Contact Email Address: wanda@franklinsun.com

SPECIAL AD FORMATS & ZONES  

  • Special Ad Formats Available: N/A
  • Are Zoned Editions of Main Pub Offered?  No

PREPRINT INFORMATION

  • Preprint Deliver Deadline: 7 Days Prior 
  • Preprint Delivery Requirements:  Prefer boxes
  • Preprint Delivery Address:  1308 North First St., Ferriday, LA  71334
  • Preprint General Information Phone:  (318) 435-4521 or (318) 757-3646
  • Preprint General Information Email: lesley@concordiasentinel.com
  • Other Info. About Preprints/Delivery: Insertion orders are to be sent to monica@franklinsun.com Inserts themselves are shipped in boxes to 1308 North First St., Ferriday, LA 71334

DIGITAL ADVERTISING GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Website URL/Address: www.franklinsun.com
    Digital Ads Available:  Yes
  • Digital Ad General Information Phone: (318) 537-5162
  • Digital Ad General Email: heather@ouachitacitizen.com
  • Avg. Unique Visitors Per Month: 4,554 
  • Avg. Monthly Page Views:  39,255
  • Digital Ad Sizes Accepted: 300 x 250; 728 x 90; 320 x 50 Mobile
  • Other Info About Digital Ad Prog: Pop-ups Available
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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