Birthday announcements are published free of charge for subscribers of the Breeze-Courier. They are also free if the birthday person’s parents or grandparents are subscribers. The birthday announcements are for children aged 1 through 14. Happy birthday ads are available for a fee for birthday announcements for ages 15 through 69. To place a happy birthday ad in the paper, please call (217) 824-2233.
Senior birthdays 70 or older are free to put in the paper.