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Beardstown Newspapers, Inc.

1210 Wall St.  Beardstown, IL 62618

PO Box 79, Beardstown, IL 62618

Phone (217) 323-1010

Fax (217) 323-1644

Jamila Khalil, Publisher

Patricia Wellenkamp, Advertising/Sales Manager

Sandra Haschemeyer, Editor

Don Chipman, Sports Editor

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About Us

Beardstown Newspapers, Inc. publishes the Cass County Star-Gazette, the Star-Gazette Extra.

Cass County Star-Gazette
Circulation 3,100 weekly newspaper serving Cass County. Deadline is 4:30 p.m. Monday for Thursday publication.

Star-Gazette Extra

Circulation 11,900, free weekly shopper publication mailed through U.S. Postal Service to every residence and post office box in the following communities: Ashland, Beardstown, Bluff Springs, Browning, Chandlerville, Frederick, Rushville, Mt. Sterling, Pleasant Plains, Tallula and Virginia. Deadline is noon Thursday for Monday publication.




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