The Citizen of East Alabama is our area’s award winning, weekly publication. The newspaper features people and places in Russell and Lee counties. Read local news, find out about events and stay in touch with the awesome people in East Alabama. Everyone has a story to tell and The Citizen of East Alabama fills you in. Advertise in The Citizen and reach almost 14,000 people. It is Alabama’s largest weekly newspaper.
Call the editorial department at 334-664-0145. For advertising, call East Alabama Advertising at 334-664-0341.
Rates are as low as $25 weekly for full color ads. The Citizen is published every Thursday.
Editorial and advertising deadlines are Mondays at noon. Deadlines for legal notices are Fridays at noon.