Here are sample engagement and wedding write-ups along with instructions for submission. If you need assistance composing your write-up, contact Debbie Myers or call or 601-676-0993.

Here is an engagement write-up sample.

Here is a wedding write-up sample.

Email your write-up and photos here.

There is no charge for engagement announcements and wedding write-ups in the Democrat.

Please submit photos and write-ups a week before desired publication date to or mail to or drop by 439 Beacon ST, Philadelphia, MS 39350.

Every effort will be made to publish on the date requested, but space requirements and time can prohibit.

Engagements should not exceed about 700 words and weddings no more than about 1,200 words. The Democrat will reserve the right to edit articles to fit space requirements and style.

Send news and photos of parties relating to engagements or weddings to