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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Parkertown 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 Parkertown. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Parkertown. Our list contains 39 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Parkertown.

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 Parkertown.  

Newspapers Neighboring Parkertown ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Parkertown.

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

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Published In Bailey Springs [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

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

  The Bailey Springs Journal  

The first year of publication was in 1897, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bailey Springs Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN89050032

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20067914


Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Parkertown)

We know of 38 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Florence. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Florence.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Parkertown. This extended list includes all the papers from Florence. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Parkertown.  

Published In Loretto (TN) [Lawrence County (TN)]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Parkertown)

 
  The Union  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1932

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Union

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN89058169

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19110662

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

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The official website for Chronicling America


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

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/






Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkertown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9098, Longitude: -87.5109     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Parkertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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