Originally Posted by SteveEisenberg
Small-town US newspapers still often have these problems.
Yes they do. We no longer advertise with the local paper because of this.
We ran a full page add about our Trunk Show. The paper ran it without proofing it with us. The advertisement they ran was for a Truck Show. Really, a truck show at a jewelry store. Then they wanted to run a 1/2 inch correction.
This was not the only mistake they made. My wife claims you have to take and pass stupid test to work there.