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Introduction ...

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

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

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Delta. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Delta. Our list contains 36 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Delta.

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 Delta.  

Newspapers Neighboring Delta ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Delta.

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

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  • Lineville - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south
  • Ashland - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest
  • Wedowee - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast
  • Heflin - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast
  • Oxford - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest
  • Oxanna - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest
  • Anniston - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest
  • Fort McClellan - 18 miles [29 km] to the north

Published In Lineville [Clay County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south of Delta)

  Clay County Free Press  

Years of publication: 1889 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13459707

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clay County Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050150

 
  The Central Democrat  

Years of publication: 1889 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13459367

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Central Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050149

 
  The Clay Times-Journal  

Years of publication: 1990 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22413044

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clay Times-Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099011

 
  The Lineville Headlight  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1933

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12574627

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lineville Headlight

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044936

 
  The Lineville Tribune  

Years of publication: 1933 to 1990

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11832172

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lineville Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044702


Published In Ashland [Clay County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest of Delta)

 
  Clay County Advance  

Years of publication: 1888 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15002138

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clay County Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050474

 
  People's Party Advocate  

Years of publication: 1893 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15002342

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the People's Party Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050477

 
  The Ashland Banner  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13459291

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashland Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050148

 
  The Ashland News  

Years of publication: 1880 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543858

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashland News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050025

 
  The Ashland Progress  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1990

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11827150

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashland Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044701

 
  The Ashland Times  

Years of publication: 1869 to 1875

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11633686

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashland Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85033049

 
  The Lineville Educator  

Years of publication: 1887 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13461496

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lineville Educator

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050153

 
  The Mountain Picket  

Published in 1881

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13459268

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mountain Picket

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050147

 
  The News  

Years of publication: 1878 to 1880

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15002304

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050476

 
  The Populist  

Years of publication: 1892 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13459797

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Populist

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050151

 
  The Standard  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17673104

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050047


Published In Wedowee [Randolph County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Delta)

 
  Southern Mercury  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1860

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125986

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southern Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044716

 
  The American Eagle  

Years of publication: 1855 to 1857

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365114

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The American Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050131

 
  The News Journal  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365403

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050134

 
  The Randolph County Democrat  

Years of publication: 1860 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12126108

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Randolph County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044717

 
  The Randolph Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1872 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11669932

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Randolph Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85033110

 
  The Randolph Press  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13380437

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Randolph Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050138

 
  The Randolph Star  

Years of publication: 1902 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12848059

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Randolph Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045086

 
  The Randolph Toiler  

Years of publication: 189? to 1898

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365350

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Randolph Toiler

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050133

 
  The Toiler  

Years of publication: 1892 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365180

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Toiler

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050132


Published In Heflin [Cleburne County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Delta)

 
  Cleburne New Era  

Years of publication: 1890 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13640720

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cleburne New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050217

 
  The Cleburne New Era  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12591531

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cleburne New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044956

 
  The Cleburne News  

Years of publication: 1911 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12590376

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cleburne News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044955


Published In Oxford [Calhoun County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Delta)

 
  Oxford Champion  

The first year of publication was in 1898, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17408294

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Oxford Champion

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050016

 
  Oxford Weekly Star  

The first year of publication was in 1898, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17408266

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Oxford Weekly Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050015

 
  The Night-hawk  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12086426

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Night-hawk

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044619

 
  The Oxford Echo  

Years of publication: 1887 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12405011

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Echo

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044860

 
  The Oxford Enterprise  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17408663

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050021

 
  The Oxford News  

Years of publication: 188? to 1886

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725540

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045035

 
  The Oxford Sun/times  

Years of publication: 1986 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18917586

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Sun/times

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050225

 
  The Oxford Sun  

Years of publication: 196? to 1977

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688311

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044999

 
  The Oxford Sun  

Years of publication: 1979 to 1986

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719632

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045023

 
  The Oxford Tribune  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1879

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10896884

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023577

 
  The Oxford Tribune  

Years of publication: 1916 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688588

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045001

 
  The Oxford Voice  

The first year of publication was in 188?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12398336

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oxford Voice

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044854

 
  The Tuesday Sun  

Years of publication: 1977 to 1979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719603

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tuesday Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045022


Published In Oxanna [Calhoun County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest of Delta)

 
  The Tribune  

The first year of publication was in 1883, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12060440

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044573


Published In Anniston [Calhoun County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Delta)

We know of 34 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Anniston. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Anniston.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 18 miles [29 km] of Delta. This extended list includes all the papers from Anniston. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Delta.  

Published In Fort McClellan [Calhoun County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Delta)

 
  McClellan News  

Years of publication: 1968 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11742026

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the McClellan News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044583

 
  The McClellan Cycle  

Years of publication: 1942 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12385099

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McClellan Cycle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044841

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Delta. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Delta) 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 Delta. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Delta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delta. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4402, Longitude: -85.6902     [Map].

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