Republic readers are invited to share comments on matters of local interest plus offer congratulatory messages for family members and friends celebrating a milestone.
ORCHIDS: These are compliments primarily about individuals, groups or businesses. Orchids should be brief and to the point, limited to one sentence. The Republic reserves the right to edit Orchids for length, language, grammar and clarity. Funeral-related Orchids are not accepted. It is not necessary for the submitter to include his or her name. Orchids can be emailed to email@example.com or called in to 812-375-5280. Deadline is noon for next-day publication. Orchids are published daily.
ONIONS: These are messages in which readers have an opportunity to point out problems across the community and to suggest changes and resulting benefits. Onions should be brief and to the point, limited to one sentence. Specific names of individuals or businesses are not permitted, nor is descriptive language that would make either identifiable. The Republic reserves the right to edit Onions for length, language, grammar and clarity. It is not necessary for the submitter to include his or her name. Onions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or called in to 812-375-5283. Deadline is noon for next-day publication. Onions are published Tuesday through Saturday.
BIRTHDAY, ANNIVERSARY WISHES: Republic readers are invited to extend congratulatory wishes to local people observing birthdays and wedding anniversaries. Such submissions can be emailed to email@example.com, or called in. Call in birthday greetings to 812-375-5282 and anniversary greetings to 812-375-5281. Include first and last names for birthdays and anniversaries. Birthdays and anniversaries are published daily.
Requested Run Date: For next-day publication of Birthdays and Anniversaries, please submit BEFORE noon. Please Note: Birthday and Anniversary submissions MUST include the date the announcement should run in the newspaper. We do not guarantee the run date of Orchids or Onions.