About us

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Founded in 1982, the Madison County Journal is locally owned by Prince Newspaper Holdings, Inc. Our weekly newspaper primarily serves Madison County, Mississippi, and the cities of Madison, Ridgeland, Canton and Flora. The Journal publishes Madison County Magazine as a supplement that is also available on newsstands from Madison to Belhaven.



P.O. Box 219
Ridgeland, MS 39158

293 Commerce Park Drive
Ridgeland, MS 39157

Telephone: 601.853.4222

Hours: M-F 9-5

Published weekly on Thursdays and delivered via U.S. Mail and to rack and store locations.

Published bi-monthly and delivered to 55,000 readers from Madison to Fondren, Belhaven and out the Lakeland corridor. Direct mailed to Reunion, Annandale and Ingileside areas. Download our media kit.

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Advertise with us | print + digital

For print advertising information, contact Michael Simmons or call 601-853-4222 x32.

Visit our full-service digital agency here.

Legal advertising

The Journal is the official legal organ of Madison County and qualified to publish countywide. Please contact Michael Simmons or call 601-853-4222 x32

Management | Prince Newspaper Holdings, Inc.

James E. Prince III
President and Publisher

Michael Simmons
Associate Editor and Publisher

Find other contacts here.