RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Alexander City, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of Alexander City 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for
Alexander City
and the surrounding area.
 
 

Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Alexander City.

Our newspaper information for Alexander City is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

The following list contains the names of 8 papers that were published in the immediate area of Alexander City. In addition, the list contains another 49 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Alexander City. In total, we've identified 57 papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Alexander City.

This page contains two sections:

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Alexander City.  

Newspapers Published In Alexander City ...

We know of 8 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Alexander City:

  Alexander City Chronicle And The Alexander City Outlook  

Published in 1968

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alexander City Chronicle And The Alexander City Outlook

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050039

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17542259

 
  Alexander City News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 191?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alexander City News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044992

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12600012

 
  Southern American  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southern American

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050037

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17540186

 
  The Alexander City Citizen  

Years of publication: 1972 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alexander City Citizen

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050129

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15581097

 
  The Alexander City Outlook  

Years of publication: 1892 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alexander City Outlook

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN83008993

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9612603

 
  The Siftings  

Published in 1910

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Siftings

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050027

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13036020

 
  The Vidette  

The first year of publication was in 1888, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vidette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050030

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13036895

 
  The Weekly Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1891

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050034

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13046514

Newspapers Neighboring Alexander City ...

The following newspapers were published within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Alexander City.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Alexander City.

Jump to:

  • Dadeville - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast
  • Goodwater - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Erie - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast
  • Rockford - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west
  • Camp Hill - 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast
  • Eclectic - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south

Published In Dadeville [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast of Alexander City)

We know of 27 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Dadeville. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Dadeville.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Alexander City. This extended list includes all the papers from Dadeville. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Alexander City.  

Published In Goodwater [Coosa County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Alexander City)

  Goodwater Enterprise  

Years of publication: 190? to 1942

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Goodwater Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045099

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12854192

 
  The Coosa County Enterprise  

Years of publication: 19?? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa County Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045040

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12737082

 
  The Coosa County News  

Years of publication: 1947 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050291

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13958265

 
  The Coosa Press  

Years of publication: 1974 to 1982

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa Press

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050293

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956511

 
  The Enterprise-Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1943 to 1958

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Enterprise-Chronicle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045143

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12928349


Published In Erie [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Alexander City)

 
  Greene County Gazette  

Years of publication: 1830 to 183?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044759

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12210249


Published In Rockford [Coosa County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Alexander City)

 
  The Chronicle  

Years of publication: 190? to 192?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Chronicle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045020

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719306

 
  The Coosa Advocate  

Years of publication: 188? to 189?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa Advocate

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050225

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13658820

 
  The Coosa Argus  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1909

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa Argus

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045011

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12715489

 
  The Index  

Published in 1916

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Index

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050226

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13659078

 
  The People's Courier  

The first year of publication was in 189?, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The People's Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050223

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18917519

 
  The Rockford Chronicle  

Years of publication: 192? to 1942

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Rockford Chronicle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045021

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719327

 
  The Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1870 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044630

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12119089


Published In Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast of Alexander City)

 
  Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1914

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050296

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743141

 
  Camp Hill Star  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1930

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill Star

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050326

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13993080

 
  The Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1949 to 1950

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050043

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543607

 
  The Camp Hill Times  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1907

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050295

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13958652

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 189? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044725

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125960

 
  The Tallapoosa News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1949

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tallapoosa News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050040

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543056


Published In Eclectic [Elmore County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south of Alexander City)

 
  The Eclectic Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1929 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eclectic Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050155

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13493709

 
  The Eclectic Observer  

Years of publication: 1990 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eclectic Observer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN90099004

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21265141

 
  The Elmore Banner  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050156

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13493827

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Tallapoosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Alexander City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Alexander City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexander City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alexander City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alexander City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9240, Longitude: -85.9354     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alexander City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall