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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Longtown 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 Longtown. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Longtown. Our list contains 33 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Longtown.

Newspapers Neighboring Longtown ...

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

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

Jump to:

  • Moulton - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south
  • Courtland - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north
  • Town Creek - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest
  • Decatur - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east
  • Leighton - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest
  • Rogersville - 18 miles [29 km] to the north

Published In Moulton [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south of Longtown)

  Alabama State Wheel  

Years of publication: 188? to 1888

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama State Wheel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050309

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16768123

 
  Moulton Banner And Lawrence Enquirer  

Years of publication: 1839 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Moulton Banner And Lawrence Enquirer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87062020

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2674383

 
  Moulton Democrat  

Years of publication: 1855 to 186?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Moulton Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050460

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14993543

 
  The Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1923 to 1932

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050463

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14994521

 
  The Moulton Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1867 to 1923

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moulton Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023573

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11033836

 
  The Moulton Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1933 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moulton Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050464

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11990899

 
  The Moulton Whig  

Years of publication: 1832 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moulton Whig

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87062021

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2683747

 
  The Union  

Years of publication: 1867 to 1868

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Union

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050461

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14994007


Published In Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north of Longtown)

 
  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 Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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 Decatur [Morgan County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Longtown)

 
  Decatur Daily Journal  

Published in 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Decatur Daily Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044690

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12096736

 
  Decatur Free Lance  

Years of publication: 1847 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Decatur Free Lance

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN91099188

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24757442

 
  Decatur News & Democrat  

Years of publication: 187? to 1872

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Decatur News & Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12438103

 
  Morgan Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1849 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Morgan Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86090866

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15201650

 
  North Alabama Times  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the North Alabama Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050088

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17830070

 
  Speakin' Out Weekly News  

Published in 198?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Speakin' Out Weekly News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050097

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17857788

 
  The Decatur Daily  

Years of publication: 1927 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Decatur Daily

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12275234

 
  The Decatur Free Press  

Years of publication: 197? to 1975

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Decatur Free Press

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050186

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18543078

 
  The Decatur News  

Years of publication: 1872 to 188?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Decatur News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85033056

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11638616

 
  The Decatur Weekly News  

Years of publication: 188? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Decatur Weekly News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12438169

 
  The Guardian  

Years of publication: 1910 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Guardian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050094

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17857604

 
  The Investigator  

The first year of publication was in 1834, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Investigator

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86072196

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2623769

 
  The Morgan County Press  

Years of publication: 1975 to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Morgan County Press

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050098

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17858061

 
  The Tennessee Valley  

Years of publication: 1885 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tennessee Valley

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN91099185

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24757423


Published In Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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 Rogersville [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

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

 
  East Lauderdale News  

Years of publication: 197? to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the East Lauderdale News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050056

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15233238

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Longtown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Longtown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Longtown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5565, Longitude: -87.2767     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Longtown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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