Wedding Announcement


Congratulations on your recent wedding. The Crescent-News would like to help you share the good news. In order to provide timely news to our readers, please submit this wedding form and a photo for publication no more than six weeks after the ceremony.

To submit, simply complete the form, attach photo and click submit; or complete the form, print and mail or drop it off at The Crescent-News office at 624 W. Second St., Defiance.

Please submit a color photo whenever possible. The Crescent-News does not guarantee that pictures will be published in color.

Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope to have your photo returned by mail or come to The Crescent-News office between 8 a.m.-4 p.m. to pick up your photo.

Announcements are used, space permitting on a first-come, first-serve basis. The Crescent-News reserves the right to edit copy as necessary. All completed forms must contain the name and phone number of a contact person.

Weddings submitted less than six weeks after the ceremony are published for free. Weddings submitted more than six weeks after the ceremony are treated as advertising and charged based on the amount of space required.

For questions, contact Darlene Prince at 419-784-5441, ext. 220, or email

Please fill out the following fields

Contact Name *
Daytime Phone *
Bride's Name
Bride's Mother's Name
Bride's Mother's Town
Bride's Father's Name
Bride's Father's Town
Groom's Name
Groom's Mother's Name
Groom's Mother's Town
Groom's Father's Name
Groom's Father's Town
Wedding date, place
Minister Performing Ceremony
Nuptial Music performed by
Wedding Color include description
Flower Bearer, relationship
Maid or Matron of Honor and relationship
Attendant and relationship
Best man, relationship
Groomsmen, relationship
Ushers, relationship
Ring Bearer, relationship
Reception, # of guests
Honeymoon location
Bride's education
Bride's education town
Bride's employment
Bride's employment town
Groom's education
Groom's education town
Groom's employment
Groom's employment town
Couple's address
Additional Comments/Instructions
Submit Photo

Photo must be jpeg, jpg, gif or png and file size must be under 2 MB