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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Leesburg 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 Leesburg. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Leesburg. Our list contains 18 papers that were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Leesburg.

Newspapers Neighboring Leesburg ...

The following newspapers were published within 14 miles [22.5 km] of Leesburg.

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

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  • Centre - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east
  • Collinsville - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest
  • Cedar Bluff - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east
  • Crossville - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest

Published In Centre [Cherokee County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Leesburg)

  Cherokee Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1866 to 1892

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11026954

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cherokee Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023458

 
  Cherokee Harmonizer  

Years of publication: 1899 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12086711

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cherokee Harmonizer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044622

 
  Coosa River Argus  

Years of publication: 1854 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12087442

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Catalog Card for the Coosa River Argus

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044623

 
  The Cherokee County Herald  

Years of publication: 1938 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12540906

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cherokee County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044904

 
  The Cherokee Independent  

Years of publication: 1896 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13639547

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cherokee Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050213

 
  The Cherokee Populist  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13639637

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cherokee Populist

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050214

 
  The Cherokee Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1899

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12240403

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cherokee Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044734

 
  The Coosa River News  

Years of publication: 1878 to 1958

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12569309

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Catalog Card for The Coosa River News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044926


Published In Collinsville [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Collinsville Clipper  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352968

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050116

 
  Collinsville New Era  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352649

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050122

 
  Collinsville Star  

Years of publication: 1954 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13351518

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050110

 
  The Collinsville Courier  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353504

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Collinsville Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050114

 
  The Collinsville Record  

Years of publication: 1953 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352042

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Collinsville Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050113

 
  The Wills Valley Post  

Years of publication: 1854 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353148

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wills Valley Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050117


Published In Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Leesburg)

 
  Cedar Bluff Cherokeean  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12406601

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cedar Bluff Cherokeean

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044865

 
  Gladiator  

Years of publication: 1843 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2623545

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Gladiator

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072194

 
  The Cedar Bluff Telephone  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12086595

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cedar Bluff Telephone

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044621


Published In Crossville [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Leesburg)

 
  The DeKalb News  

Years of publication: 197? to 1974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13541675

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050194

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The official website for Leesburg: www.leesburg-al.org/

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 Leesburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Leesburg) 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 Leesburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Leesburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leesburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1838, Longitude: -85.7753     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Leesburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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