Bridal news (weddings, engagements and anniversaries) is published in the Oceana's Herald-Journal on Thursdays. Deadline for submission is 1 p.m. Friday prior to publication date. Forms are available at the Herald-Journal office or below. A simple listing of names and anniversary dates will be published at no charge. Detailed announcements are available for $12, and photos are published for $15 each. Detailed announcements must be pre-paid; you may call the Herald-Journal office at 231-873-5602 with a credit card number or drop off a check.
Photographs should be of good quality. Photos may be picked up after publication or returned in a self-addressed, stamped envelope included with the announcement.
Photographs will be published with announcements of anniversaries in five-year increments starting with the 10th anniversary.
The Herald-Journal will publish an original wedding photo, a current photo of the couple, or both. Published photos are $12 each.
Digital photos should be sent as an attachment, 200 dpi (dots per inch of resolution), 4 to 8 inches tall or wide. The file name should be the lastnameanniversary.jpg (i.e. smithanniversary.jpg) and should be saved as a jpeg file type.