Frequently Asked Questions


1) What is the circulation of your publications?

Our average daily circulation is 3,872, according to our latest postal statement of circulation. That equates to a readership of more than 10,000.


2) How often do you publish?

We publish every Thursday. Our ad deadline is at 5 p.m. Monday. Our deadline for turning all our pages over to the press is 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Papers usually hit newsstands Wednesday night. We print at the Delta Democrat Times in Greenville.


3) What is your coverage?

All of Sunflower County, Miss., with a greater focus on the southern part of the county (Indianola, Inverness, Moorhead) plus northern Humphreys County, including Isola and Belzoni.


4) How do I submit news or sports item?

Email them to news@enterprise-tocsin.com, an account that goes to Editor Charlie Smith. We welcome user submitted stories about weddings, births, youth sports teams, etc., as well as guest columns and letters to the editor. For news tips, call Smith at (662) 887-2222; your identity will be kept confidential, if you so desire.


5) How do I place an advertisement?

Call Advertising Director Karlie Fennell at (662) 887-2222 or email at advertising@enterprise-tocsin.com. Cost varies based on type of ad and frequency, but ads typically cost less than a penny per reader. Rate sheets are available.


6) How do I subscribe?

Call us at (662) 887-2222. Rates are $30 in Sunflower County, $40 everywhere else. Print subscriptions include online access. Online only subscriptions are $23 per year.


7) What are your business hours?

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


8) Do your publications include classified ads?

Yes we do. Please call our office at (662) 887-2222 for pricing and discounts.


9) What are the politics of your publications?

As journalists, we pursue truth and try as best we can to avoid bias. We believe in an open exchange of ideas, showcasing columnists from our local area to those living across the state. More importantly, we take pride in publishing the opinions and viewpoints of our readers on topics from a wide range of topics.  Email your letters to the editor or guest columns to Editor/Publisher Charlie Smith at: csmith@enterprise-tocsin.com.


10) Who owns the Enterprise-Tocsin?

We are a part of Emmerich Newspapers, a family owned company serving 25 Mississippi communities and three in Arkansas and Louisiana.