About Us

The Elba Clipper was established in 1897 and it is the oldest newspaper in Coffee County, Alabama. We publish every Thursday and the current edition is available by annual subscriptions through the U. S. mail or from numerous news racks located throughout the trade area. Single copies may be purchased for 50¢ a copy at any of these locations or in our office, located at 417 Buford Street, Elba, Alabama 36323.

Various deadlines apply to getting news and advertisements in the office for timely publication.

Deadline for ads is noon Tuesday, the week of publication
Deadline for sports news is Friday at 5 P.M., the week of publication
Deadline for church and social news is Monday at 5 P.M., the week of publication
Deadline for all other news is noon Tuesday, the week of publication

Prepaid rates for subscriptions through the U. S. mail are:
Coffee County and adjoining counties - $21.00 per year
6 months - $11.00
Other Alabama counties - $24.00 per year
6 months - $13.00
Outside Alabama - $27.00 per year 
six months - $15.00
We accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express

Our U. S. mail address is: P O Box 677, Elba, AL 36323-0677


Our Staff
Publisher . . . Ferrin Cox . . . . .  clipper@troycable.net

Editor . . . . . . .Linda Hodge . . . . .  clipperace@troycable.net

Sports Editor . . . . . Ricky Mularz . . . . .clipper@troycable.net

Business Manager . . . . .Heddy Cox . . . . . heddyclipper@troycable.net

Telephone 334 897-2823
FAX          334 897-3434