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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Oak Park 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 Oak Park. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Oak Park. Our list contains 75 papers that were published within 5 miles [8 km]<1> of Oak Park.

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 Oak Park.  

Newspapers Neighboring Oak Park ...

The following newspapers were published within 5 miles [8 km] of Oak Park.

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

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  • Piedmont - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south
  • Huntsville - 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest

Published In Piedmont [Madison County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south of Oak Park)

  Piedmont Inquirer  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12485012

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Holdings for: LCCN SN85044933

 
  Piedmont Journal  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12715810

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Catalog Card for the Piedmont Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045012

 
  The Journal-Independent  

Years of publication: 1984 to 1985

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12715821

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Catalog Card for The Journal-Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045014

 
  The Piedmont Journal-Independent  

Years of publication: 1982 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12715815

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Catalog Card for The Piedmont Journal-Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045013

 
  The Piedmont Journal-Independent  

Years of publication: 1985 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18957493

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Piedmont Journal-Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050247

 
  The Piedmont News  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688784

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Catalog Card for The Piedmont News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045002

 
  The Piedmont Post  

Years of publication: 1888 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12438798

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Catalog Card for The Piedmont Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044878


Published In Huntsville [Madison County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest of Oak Park)

We know of 75 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Huntsville. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Huntsville.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 5 miles [8 km] of Oak Park. This extended list includes all the papers from Huntsville. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Oak Park.  

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Oak Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 stretches from Oak Park. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oak Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7490, Longitude: -86.5525     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oak Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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