Wedding Information Submission

The Dispatch
1720 5th Ave.
Moline, IL 61265
(309) 764-4344


  • Please list the publication date you prefer.
  • Wedding information should be submitted within one year of the ceremony.
  • Please call (309) 757-4964 or (309) 757-4959 after submitting the form online to confirm your request.
  • The first 25 lines of your announcement are free. Additional lines are $3.75 each.
  • A representative of the newspaper must call you, read your announcement to you and provide an estimated cost. Wording and estimate must be approved before it is published.
  • Medium photographs (1-1/4 by 1-7/8 inches).
  • Large photographs (2-1/2 by 3-3/4 inches).
  • Medium or large color photos cost an additional $30.
  • If a photo is to be used, it must be sent to The Dispatch or submitted via email (see below). Photos sent through the postal service must be sent at the same time that this form is submitted.
  • Give full, formal names and complete addresses.
  • If parents are divorced, give city and state for each.
  • Options for information submitted differently than outlined by form, include printing information in our Keepsakes page in Sunday newspapers, or as display ads elsewhere in the paper.
  • For information or to submit an item to keepsakes, please send an email to keepsakes@qconline.com. For display advertising, please use advertising@qconline.com.


  • Give full, formal names and complete addresses.


  • If parents are divorced, give City and State for each.


Bride's Information
Bride's name
(Miss or Mrs.)
Bride's address
(street and city)
Bride's home phone
Bride's work phone
Bride's parents'
(first and last names)
Bride's parents' address
(street and city)
Bride's parents' home phone
Bride's parents' work phone
Bride's education
(include city and state, also indicate whether attending, attended, or graduated)
Bride's present employment
(include city and state)
 
Bridegroom's Information
Bridegroom's name
Bridegroom's address
(street and city)
Bridegroom's home phone
Bridegroom's work phone
Bridegroom's parents'
(First and Last names)
Bridegroom's parents' address
(street and city)
Bridegroom's parents' home phone
Bridegroom's parents' work phone
Bridegroom's education
(include city and state, also indicate whether attending, attended, or graduated)
Bridegroom's present employment
(include city and state)
 
Ceremony Information
Date of marriage
Place of marriage
Hour of ceremony
City of ceremony
State of ceremony
Full name and title of person officiating
Bride given in marriage by
(Indicate hometown and relationship)
Maid or Matron of Honor
Best Man
Bridesmaids
Flower girl
Ringbearer
Groomsmen and Ushers
Place of reception
 
Additional Information
Honeymoon destination
Couple's new address
Additional Information about the wedding
 
 Photograph Information
Photograph Submitted?
Tiff or jpeg file sent to: socialnews@qconline.com
File on my computer:


Mailed to The Dispatch/Argus.  Photographs submitted via regular mail must be accompanied by a self-addressed, stamped envelope if desired to be returned.

No, I am not submitting a photograph. 
I would like my photo to be published:
Medium, in black and white (adds 11 lines to the announcement).
Large, in black and white (adds 30 lines to the announcement).
Medium, in color (adds 11 lines to the announcement plus $30 surcharge).
Large, in color (adds 30 lines to the announcement plus $30 surcharge).
 
Billing Information
Billing Name
Address
Daytime Phone
Home Phone
City
State
Zip
Email Address
Desired Publication Date
 
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