As in year's past, The Missourian will feature Christmas messages from area clergy in the Wednesday, Dec. 25 issue.

The deadline for submitting the messages is Thursday, Dec. 19.

The messages may be mailed to The Missourian, faxed or e-mailed.

The Washington address is Box 336, Washington, MO 63090.

They also may be dropped off at the Washington office, 14 W. Main St.

People also may mail or drop off submissions at the St. Clair office, 395 S. Main, St. Clair, MO 63077, or to the Union office, 312 E. Locust, Union, MO 63084.

Entries may be faxed to 636-239-0915 or e-mailed to billmiller@emissourian.com.

The messages should be limited to two pages, double spaced.

There is no charge to run a Christmas message.