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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Ophir 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 Ophir. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Ophir. Our list contains 36 papers that were published within 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> of Ophir.

Newspapers Neighboring Ophir ...

The following newspapers were published within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Ophir.

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

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  • Geraldine - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west
  • Crossville - 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest
  • Fyffe - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north
  • Collinsville - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast
  • Rainsville - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast
  • Fort Payne - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast
  • Albertville - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest
  • Boaz - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest

Published In Geraldine [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west of Ophir)

  The Tri-City Times  

Years of publication: 198? to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tri-City Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050147

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18370324


Published In Crossville [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The DeKalb News  

Years of publication: 197? to 1974

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050194

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13541675


Published In Fyffe [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Ophir)

 
  The Northeast Alabamian  

Years of publication: 197? to 198?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Northeast Alabamian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050130

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365028


Published In Collinsville [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Ophir)

 
  Collinsville Clipper  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville Clipper

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050116

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352968

 
  Collinsville New Era  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1951

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville New Era

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050122

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352649

 
  Collinsville Star  

Years of publication: 1954 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Collinsville Star

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050110

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13351518

 
  The Collinsville Courier  

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

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Collinsville Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050114

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353504

 
  The Collinsville Record  

Years of publication: 1953 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Collinsville Record

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050113

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352042

 
  The Wills Valley Post  

Years of publication: 1854 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wills Valley Post

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050117

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353148


Published In Rainsville [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Ophir)

 
  Sand Mountain News  

Years of publication: 1968 to 198?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sand Mountain News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044705

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11832324


Published In Fort Payne [DeKalb County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Ophir)

 
  DeKalb County Herald  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1927

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the DeKalb County Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050124

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13351261

 
  DeKalb County News  

Years of publication: 1958 to 1962

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the DeKalb County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050111

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13351757

 
  Fort Payne Tribune  

Years of publication: 1927 to 193?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fort Payne Tribune

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050115

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352901

 
  The DeKalb Record  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb Record

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050118

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353214

 
  The DeKalb Republican  

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb Republican

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050119

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353292

 
  The DeKalb Times  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050120

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13353377

 
  The DeKalb Times  

Years of publication: 193? to 1951

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The DeKalb Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050121

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13352557

 
  The Fort Payne Journal  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1958

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fort Payne Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050125

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11981045

 
  The Times-Journal  

Years of publication: 1958 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050126

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13364148

 
  The Times-New Era  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1958

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-New Era

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050123

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13351420


Published In Albertville [Marshall County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Ophir)

 
  Marshall Banner  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1910

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marshall Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050186

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13538921

 
  Sand Mountain Reporter  

Years of publication: 1955 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sand Mountain Reporter

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050171

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13507950

 
  The Albertville Banner  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1919

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Albertville Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050187

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13539126

 
  The Albertville Herald  

Years of publication: 1934 to 1964

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Albertville Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050172

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13508010

 
  The Albertville Journal  

The first year of publication was in 1896, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Albertville Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050134

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18266035

 
  The Marshall County News  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1896

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marshall County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050133

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18266016

 
  The Sand Mountain Banner And Albertville Banner  

Years of publication: 1934 to 1938

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sand Mountain Banner And Albertville Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050189

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13539272

 
  The Sand Mountain Banner  

Years of publication: 1919 to 1933

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sand Mountain Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050188

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13539198


Published In Boaz [Marshall County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Ophir)

 
  Boaz News Leader  

Years of publication: 1977 to 1983

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Boaz News Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050196

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13542103

 
  Marshall-DeKalb Monitor News Leader  

Years of publication: 1974 to 1977

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marshall-DeKalb Monitor News Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050195

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13542052

 
  Sand Mountain Record  

Years of publication: 1906 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sand Mountain Record

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050131

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265814

 
  The Boaz Leader And The Sand Mountain Sun  

Years of publication: 1939 to 1944

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boaz Leader And The Sand Mountain Sun

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050191

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13539473

 
  The Boaz Leader  

Years of publication: 1915 to 1938

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boaz Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050190

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13539357

 
  The Boaz Leader  

Years of publication: 1944 to 1970

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boaz Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050192

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13541397

 
  The Leader Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1970 to 1974

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leader Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050193

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13541545

 
  The Sand Mountain Sun  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sand Mountain Sun

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050129

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265737

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ophir. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3601, Longitude: -85.9455     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ophir have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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