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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sikes 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 Sikes. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Sikes. Our list contains 40 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Sikes.

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 Sikes.  

Newspapers Neighboring Sikes ...

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

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

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  • Camp Hill - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest
  • LaFayette - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east
  • Dadeville - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the west
  • Erie - 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest
  • Opelika - 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast

Published In Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest of Sikes)

  Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743141

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050296

 
  Camp Hill Star  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13993080

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050326

 
  The Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1949 to 1950

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543607

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050043

 
  The Camp Hill Times  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13958652

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050295

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 189? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125960

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044725

 
  The Tallapoosa News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543056

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tallapoosa News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050040


Published In LaFayette [Chambers County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Sikes)

 
  Chambers County Democrat  

Years of publication: 188? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12056445

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chambers County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044571

 
  Southern Sentinel  

The first year of publication was in 185?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12067592

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Catalog Card for the Southern Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044577

 
  The Chambers Tribune  

Years of publication: 1849 to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10989051

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Chambers Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023515

 
  The East-Alabamian  

The first year of publication was in 184?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12066920

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The East-Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044576

 
  The LaFayette Sun  

Years of publication: 1880 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9509053

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The LaFayette Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044545

 
  The Lafayette Clipper  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1879

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10989102

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lafayette Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023516

 
  The People's Journal  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13035816

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The People's Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050024

 
  Tri-Counties News  

Years of publication: 1930 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12686577

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tri-Counties News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044997


Published In Dadeville [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the west of Sikes)

We know of 27 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Dadeville. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Dadeville.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 18 miles [29 km] of Sikes. This extended list includes all the papers from Dadeville. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sikes.  

Published In Erie [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest of Sikes)

 
  Greene County Gazette  

Years of publication: 1830 to 183?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12210249

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044759


Published In Opelika [Lee County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast of Sikes)

We know of 40 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Opelika. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Opelika.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 18 miles [29 km] of Sikes. This extended list includes all the papers from Opelika. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sikes.  

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


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

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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 starting from Sikes. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sikes) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sikes. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8887, Longitude: -85.5586     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sikes have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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