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Introduction ...

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

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

The following list contains the names of 3 papers that were published in the immediate area of Millport. In addition, the list contains another 61 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Millport. In total, we've identified 64 papers within 25 miles [40.2 km] of Millport.

This page contains two sections:

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 Millport.  

Newspapers Published In Millport ...

We know of 3 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Millport:

  The Gazette  

Years of publication: 1976 to 1979

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050471

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996424

 
  The Millport Messenger  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1932

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Millport Messenger

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050123

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265243

 
  West-Alabama Gazette  

Years of publication: 1980 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West-Alabama Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050472

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996511

Newspapers Neighboring Millport ...

The following newspapers were published within 25 miles [40.2 km] of Millport.

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

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  • Kennedy - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Reform - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south
  • Vernon - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north
  • Gordo - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast
  • Columbus (MS) - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west
  • Carrollton - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south
  • Sulligent - 23 miles [37 km] to the north
  • Pickensville - 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southwest

Published In Kennedy [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Millport)

  The Kennedy News  

The first year of publication was in 1890, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kennedy News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050121

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265152


Published In Reform [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Millport)

 
  Pickens County Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1975 to 1979

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050383

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17061268

 
  The Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1979 to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050384

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17061529

 
  The Reform Progress  

Published in 1898

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Reform Progress

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050385

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17022065


Published In Vernon [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Millport)

 
  The Lamar Democrat And The Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1952 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar Democrat And The Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050470

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996314

 
  The Lamar Democrat  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1952

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050469

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996240

 
  The Lamar News  

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

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050122

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265206

 
  The Vernon Clipper  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Clipper

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050128

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265701

 
  The Vernon Courier  

Years of publication: 1886 to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050473

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996549

 
  The Vernon Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1875 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Pioneer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023616

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11035709


Published In Gordo [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast of Millport)

 
  Pickens Progressive Age  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1952

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens Progressive Age

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050381

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019877

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050387

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020854

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050388

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020899


Published In Columbus (MS) [Lowndes County (MS)]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Millport)

We know of 37 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Columbus. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Columbus.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 25 miles [40.2 km] of Millport. This extended list includes all the papers from Columbus. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Millport.  

Published In Carrollton [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south of Millport)

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1986 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87000284

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15344667

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1905

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050136

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18288592

 
  Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050377

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17022131

 
  Pickens County Republican  

Years of publication: 1845 to 184?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Republican

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023457

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11026894

 
  The Alabama Alliance News  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1900

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Alliance News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050376

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016591

 
  The Alabamian-Herald  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1908

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabamian-Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050380

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016741

 
  The Carrollton Situation  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Carrollton Situation

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050386

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17021953

 
  The Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1893

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050375

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016486

 
  The Pickens County Press  

Published in 1883

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County Press

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050391

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020774

 
  The Pickens Republican  

Years of publication: 184? to 186?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens Republican

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050382

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019403

 
  The West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1908 to 1918

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Alabamian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050378

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016926

 
  West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1905

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Alabamian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87090228

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12705167


Published In Sulligent [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Millport)

 
  Lamar Leader  

Years of publication: 1973 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lamar Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050124

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265278

 
  Lightning  

Years of publication: 1895 to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lightning

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050003

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050305

 
  Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1928 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050126

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265343

 
  The Eagle-eye  

Years of publication: 1894 to 1895

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eagle-eye

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050467

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14995841

 
  The Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1952

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050468

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996017

 
  The Sulligent Sentinel  

Published in 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050125

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265309

 
  The Sulligent Standard  

Years of publication: 1914 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent Standard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050004

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050366

 
  The Times Of Sulligent  

Published in 1936

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times Of Sulligent

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050127

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265656


Published In Pickensville [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southwest of Millport)

 
  Pickensville Register  

Years of publication: 1840 to 184?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickensville Register

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050392

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020311

 
  South Alabamian  

Published in 1839

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the South Alabamian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86062023

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2683765

 
  The Pickensville Courier  

Years of publication: 18?? to 186?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickensville Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050393

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020084

 
  The Pickensville Journal  

Published in 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickensville Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050389

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020821

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millport. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5585, Longitude: -88.0820     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Millport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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