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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Killen 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 Killen. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Killen. Our list contains 41 papers that were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of Killen.

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 Killen.  

Newspapers Neighboring Killen ...

The following newspapers were published within 10 miles [16.1 km] of Killen.

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

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Published In Bailey Springs [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Killen)

  The Bailey Springs Journal  

The first year of publication was in 1897, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bailey Springs Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN89050032

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20067914


Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Killen)

We know of 38 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Florence. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Florence.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 10 miles [16.1 km] of Killen. This extended list includes all the papers from Florence. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Killen.  

Published In Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Killen)

 
  Muscle Shoals Morning Sun  

Years of publication: 195? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Muscle Shoals Morning Sun

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045030

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725334

 
  Muscle Shoals News  

Years of publication: 1933 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Muscle Shoals News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12605034

 
  The Muscle Shoals Cyanamid News  

The first year of publication was in 1918, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Muscle Shoals Cyanamid News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12605178

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Killen. 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Killen. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Killen) 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 Killen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Killen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Killen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8600, Longitude: -87.5289     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Killen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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