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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for La Grange 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 La Grange. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding La Grange. Our list contains 38 papers that were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of La Grange.

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 La Grange.  

Newspapers Neighboring La Grange ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of La Grange.

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

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  • Leighton - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast
  • Muscle Shoals - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest
  • Town Creek - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east
  • Tuscumbia - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest
  • Sheffield - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest
  • Courtland - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east
  • Florence - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest

Published In Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast of La Grange)

  The Leighton News  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1916

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leighton News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044972

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8115768


Published In Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest of La Grange)

 
  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


Published In Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east of La Grange)

 
  The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News  

Years of publication: 1916 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045032

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725441

 
  The Town Creek Dispatch  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Town Creek Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050465

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14995365


Published In Tuscumbia [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of La Grange)

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

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 13 miles [20.9 km] of La Grange. This extended list includes all the papers from Tuscumbia. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for La Grange.  

Published In Sheffield [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest of La Grange)

 
  Sheffield Daily Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1888 to 189?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sheffield Daily Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050190

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991805

 
  Sheffield Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1888

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sheffield Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050188

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991774

 
  Sheffield Weekly Enterprise  

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

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sheffield Weekly Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050189

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991789

 
  Standard & Times  

Years of publication: 1939 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Standard & Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12619178

 
  The Reaper  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1905

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Reaper

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045005

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12690321

 
  The Sheffield Clarion  

Years of publication: 1886 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Clarion

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050258

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16351466

 
  The Sheffield Reaper  

Years of publication: 1905 to 191?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Reaper

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045006

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9343269

 
  The Sheffield Record  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1898

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Record

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050267

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9191354

 
  The Sheffield Standard  

Years of publication: 1898 to 1939

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Standard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044978

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9343236

 
  The Sheffield Standard  

Years of publication: 189? to 1897

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Standard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050110

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18077372

 
  The Tri-Cities Daily  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1967

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tri-Cities Daily

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044993

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12659151


Published In Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of La Grange)

 
  Courtland Herald  

Years of publication: 182? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Courtland Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023464

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10941699

 
  Friend Of The Labourer  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Friend Of The Labourer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044674

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12096744

 
  Lawrence County News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1902

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lawrence County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050002

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050163

 
  Lawrence County Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1882 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lawrence County Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050310

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16768341

 
  The Courtland Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1894 to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Courtland Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050459

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14993420

 
  The Lawrence County Times And The Moulton Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lawrence County Times And The Moulton Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050462

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14994439

 
  Wide-A-Wake Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1882

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wide-A-Wake Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044712

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12130975


Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest of La Grange)

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 13 miles [20.9 km] of La Grange. 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 La Grange.  

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The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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 that begins in La Grange. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- La Grange) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grange. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6612, Longitude: -87.5603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for La Grange have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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