Engagement, wedding, birth and wedding anniversaries (25th, 50th and above) of local interest are published on Sundays free of charge. The normal deadline is noon on the preceding Monday. The deadline for the Dec. 24 edition is noon on Thursday, Dec. 14. The deadline for the Dec. 31 edition is noon on Thursday, Dec. 21. Forms may be obtained at The Sumter Item, 36 W. Liberty St., or downloaded from www.theitem.com. Click on the drop down arrow next to the Lifestyle tab on the navigation bar of the website.
When filling out form, please type or print all information, paying particular attention to names. Do not print in all capital letters.
Photographs must be vertical and of reproduction quality and must be received by the Monday noon deadline.
Email wedding and engagement forms and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information, call (803) 774-1264. Email birth and wedding anniversary forms and photos to email@example.com. For additional information, call (803) 774-1226.