How do I send a press release or share an idea for a story?

We ask that press releases be submitted in writing. They may be delivered in person or by postal service to The Herald-Whig, 130 S. Fifth, Quincy, IL, 62301, or by email to Immediate questions may be directed to Editor Jason Lewton at 217-221-3321 or by email at The newsroom is staffed during normal business hours, but it's best to call after 11 a.m.

If your news deals directly with a sports activity, send it to For more information, call 217-223-5100 and choose option 5 for sports.