The View 38002 welcomes reader submissions of photos, calendar items, feature articles, news briefs and Letters to the Editor.  Items can be submitted by mail to PO Box 863, Arlington, TN 38002 or by email to editor@theview38002.com. Publications of submissions is not guaranteed.

All submissions become property of The View 38002 and will not be returned.  Information and images may be used by The View 38002 in print or on-line.

The View 38002 produces 10 issues per year, including June/July and December/January double issues.

Deadlines for submissions are as follows:

  • October 2017 – Wednesday, September 27
  • November 2017 – Tuesday, October 24
  • December 2017 / January 2018 – Tuesday, November 28
  • February 2018 – Wednesday, January 17
  • March 2018 – Tuesday, February 13

We will not publish professionally-taken photographs without a copyright release from the photographer.  Please include photo credit information with your submission.

Photography tips for newspaper:

  • focus on only one or two people, not a large group
  • make people stand uncomfortably close together
  • use the highest resolution possible on your digital camera
  • send an unedited image—don’t photoshop–so that we can adjust for printing and web
  • use as much light as possible; an image that looks great on screen will be darker on the page
  • when in doubt—take more photos

We will not pay for information or interviews.