Description of Ads:  

FREE AD: Advertise your personal items free of charge! Click on the Submit Ads button, click submit your ads, and choose “Submit Your Free Ad” from the left column. Enter the required information, and submit, OR call (540) 943-8711 or (888) 557-2282 ext. 3 to place your ad on our 24-Hour Adtaker line. Ads received by 12pm EST on Monday will be placed in the correct category in our printed edition. Ads submitted between 12pm & 5pm EST on Monday will be listed under "Too Late To Classify" in our printed edition. Ads received after 5pm will appear in the next week's edition. Only Ads from private individuals are allowed in the free ad section.

Some ads are considered paid ads. They include but are not limited to:
*Business and business related items
*Personal services, such as babysitting, cleaning homes, welding services, firewood, etc.
*Running too much of any 1 kind of item (such as more than 4 autos in a 12mo period)
*Some animal ads (Please see the animal page for info)
*Estate Sales, Auctions or Rentals
*Puppies 6mo & under or expensive animals

 

FEATURED ADS: When placing a free ad you have the option at the bottom of the page to make it a featured ad. This option allows your item to be listed on the top of the page for all customers to view, even non-subscribers will see your ad. This service cost $2/week, and it is well worth the money considering the exposure your ad receives. 

 

FREE AD WITH PICTURE (Show & Sell Ad): SHOW AND SELL AD DEADLINE IS FRIDAY AT 12PM EST OF EACH WEEK.

Advertise your personal items free of charge with a picture. Most items sell quickly with a picture ad! Click on the Submit Ads button, click submit your ads, and choose “Submit Show and Sell Ad”. Enter the required information including a picture that can be downloaded using the “choose file” option, and submit. You will get a confirmation email that your item has been submitted

 

SERVICE ADS: Classified Services Directory is provided for Established Businesses, Self-Employed Individuals, and Non-Business Services to advertise their service and help our readers to find you quickly & easily! If you are performing a service and are charging or receiving compensation for that service, you are required to pay. This includes babysitting, delivering wood, cleaning basements, sitting with the elderly, etc., just to name a few.

To Place a Service Ad: Click on the submit ads button, click submit your ads, and choose “Submit Service Ad” from the left column. Enter the required information & payment, then submit.

RATE: $1/Week. Maximum 25 words or less, your phone number counts as one word. Please, no sales or trades!

 

ANIMAL ADS: Not all animal ads are paid. Please see below for a list of ads we consider to be paid ads. The fees for paid animal ads are $3 per week for a line ad of 25 words or less or $5 per week for a display ad with a picture. Your line ad will be placed at the beginning of the "Animals" section of the Bulletin Board and picture ads will be placed in or around the animal section.

Paid animal ads are:

  • - ANY puppies or kittens with a price of $50 or more;
  • - If you have more than one (1) horse, goat, or more than one breed of an animal (purebred dogs, etc.)
  • - Herd animals such as cows, sheep, bulls, pigs, llamas, etc.
  • - Stud service
  • - Kennels
  • - Boarders
  • - Poultry/Egg or Rabbit/Rat Breeders
  • - Expensive Birds, dogs over $300, cats, etc. of any age

To submit an Animal Ad: Click on the submit ad button, click submit your ads, and choose “Submit Animal Ad” from the left column. Enter the required information & payment, then submit.

 

RENTAL ADS: The fee for rental ads is $3 per week for a line ad of 25 words or less. Your line ad will be placed at the beginning of the "Real Estate Rental" section of the Bulletin Board. Your ad can run for as little as one week, if desired.

To submit a Rental Ad: Click on the submit ad button, click submit your ads, and choose “Submit Rental Ad” from the left column. Enter the required information & payment, then submit.

 

SEND ADS VIA US POSTAL SERVICE TO: P.O.BOX 221, Waynesboro, VA 22980

 

COMMERCIAL ADS: BUSINESS AD DEADLINE IS FRIDAY AT 12PM EST OF EACH WEEK.

Ad rates listed below are for Display Ads. Our colum measurements are:

# of Columns Width 
1 2.35"
2 5"
3 7.5"
4 10"

 

The cost per week is based on the column width x length of your ad. Example: 1 col x 2" is 2.4W x 2" down at a cost of $15 per week. Please find additional sizes below.

Size B&W price Color price Specials
1 col x 1" $7.50 $10.50  
1 col x 2" $15 $21  
1 col x 3" $21 $30  
1 col x 4" $28 $40  
1 col x 5" $35 $50  
1 col x 6" $40 $55  
1 col x 7" $45 $60  
2 col x 2" $28* $35 B&W -$80 for 4 weeks (save $32)
2 col x 3" $40* $55 B&W-$120 for 4 weeks (save $40)
2 col x 4" $45* $60 B&W-$140 for 4 weeks (save $40)
2 col x 5" $50* $65 B&W-$160 for 4 weeks (save $40)
3 col x 3" $50 $65  
3 col x 4" $75 $90  
1/4 page $75 $90  
1/2 page $140 $160  
Full page $200 $225  
Front page   $50 Business card size (1 col x 2") is the only size ad offered on the front page and includes full color.
Back page     Please contact our office for more information regarding back page ads.
*Other sizes available. Call 1(540) 949-8557 or email ads@thebbva.com for additional sizes and rates.