The Woodford Sun

Versailles, Ky.


About Us

Welcome to The Woodford Sun Homepage.

Who we are:

The Woodford Sun is a weekly general interest community newspaper, published every Thursday, and serving readers in Versailles, Midway and Woodford County, Kentucky. With a circulation of 5,300, The Woodford Sun reaches more than 60 percent of Woodford County households. The newspaper has been owned locally by the Chandler family since 1942 and has been in continuous publication since 1869.

THIS website exists for informational purposes as a convenience for our readers and the general public. We are not currently accepting advertising or subscription orders via e-mail. We are also not placing classified ads online at this time.

Due to staff limitations, we cannot honor requests to gather research information from past issues. The Woodford County Historical Society has back issues of The Sun for public viewing. Call the Historical Society at (859) 873-6786.

Links to Woodford Sun submission forms and ad pricing information:


Christmas Angel form

Wedding announcement

Engagement announcement

Birth announcement

Anniversary announcement

Submission Guidelines

Woodford Sun Job Application Form


The deadline for all news and advertising is noon Monday.

A listing of Woodford Sun advertising specifications can be downloaded here.

All forms are in PDF format and require Acrobat Reader to open.

Check here for the agenda for the next Versailles City Council Meeting.

Check here for the agenda for the next Woodford Fiscal Court meeting.

Click here for a list of locations where The Sun is available for sale.

Contact Information                          


Telephone:  859-873-4131 or 859-873-3211


FAX:  859-873-0300


Postal address:  184 South Main St., P.O. Box 29, Versailles, KY 40383.


Electronic mail:  News Department,; Sports Department,; Display Advertising,; Classified Advertising, Ads or enquiries submitted by e-mail should be accompanied by a daytime contact telephone number.