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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Slocomb 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 5 papers that were published in the immediate area of Slocomb. In addition, the list contains another 52 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Slocomb. In total, we've identified 57 papers within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Slocomb.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Slocomb ...

We know of 5 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Slocomb:

  The Herald-Observer  

Years of publication: 194? to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956608

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050310

 
  The Slocomb News And The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14773252

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Slocomb News And The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050422

 
  The Slocomb News  

Years of publication: 1938 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924041

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Slocomb News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050300

 
  The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 191? to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14769704

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050421

 
  The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 1930 to 1938

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14773274

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050423

Newspapers Neighboring Slocomb ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Slocomb.

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

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  • Hartford - 5 miles [8 km] to the west
  • Graceville (FL) - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast
  • Daleville - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest
  • Dothan - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast
  • Parish - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast
  • Pinckard - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north
  • Midland City - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north
  • Napier Field - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast
  • Newton - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north
  • Geneva - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west

Published In Hartford [Geneva County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the west of Slocomb)

  Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1914 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956593

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050309

 
  Hartford Times-Herald  

Years of publication: 190? to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13923886

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Catalog Card for the Hartford Times-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050308

 
  Hartford Times  

Years of publication: 1900 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13923775

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Catalog Card for the Hartford Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050307

 
  News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1959 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956670

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Catalog Card for the News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050313

 
  The Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1956 to 1959

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956645

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050311

 
  The Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1980 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11828156

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Catalog Card for The Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050314

 
  The Hartford News  

Years of publication: 1954 to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956659

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Catalog Card for The Hartford News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050312


Published In Graceville (FL) [Jackson County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast of Slocomb)

 
  The Graceville Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1909 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43064666

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Graceville Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN99027032


Published In Daleville [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Slocomb)

 
  Daleville Sun-Courier  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17807936

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daleville Sun-Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099001

 
  Daleville Today  

Years of publication: 19?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13172529

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Catalog Card for the Daleville Today

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050062


Published In Dothan [Houston County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of Slocomb)

 
  Alabama Digest  

Years of publication: 1938 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439535

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Digest

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044884

 
  Dothan Daily Journal  

Years of publication: 1909 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14866796

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Catalog Card for the Dothan Daily Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050437

 
  Dothan Daily Siftings  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14867238

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Catalog Card for the Dothan Daily Siftings

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050442

 
  Dothan Eagle  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16145964

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Catalog Card for the Dothan Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050237

 
  Dothan Home Journal  

Years of publication: 1899 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11420979

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dothan Home Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044512

 
  Dothan Light  

Years of publication: 1889 to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11283087

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dothan Light

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044511

 
  Dothan Searchlight  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11350158

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dothan Searchlight

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044510

 
  Downhome Today  

Years of publication: 1968 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18542830

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Downhome Today

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050187

 
  Southern Star  

Years of publication: 1916 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14866951

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southern Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050439

 
  The Dothan Eagle  

Years of publication: 190? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9512126

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dothan Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN83007799

 
  The Dothan Journal  

Years of publication: 1935 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14872337

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Catalog Card for The Dothan Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050444

 
  The Dothan Morning News  

Years of publication: 191? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14866859

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Catalog Card for The Dothan Morning News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050438

 
  The Houston Eagle  

Years of publication: 1903 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11892785

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Houston Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044587

 
  The Houston Herald  

Years of publication: 193? to 196?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14872427

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Houston Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050445

 
  The Voice Of The Negro  

Years of publication: 191? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14867035

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Voice Of The Negro

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050440

 
  The Weekly Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11941088

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044588

 
  The Wire-Grass Siftings  

Years of publication: 1890 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12067313

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wire-Grass Siftings

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044778

 
  The Wiregrass Journal  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1935

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14872263

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wiregrass Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050443


Published In Parish [Houston County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of Slocomb)

 
  The Parrish News  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1938

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073535

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Parrish News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050212


Published In Pinckard [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north of Slocomb)

 
  The Pinckard Pilot  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1898

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13172490

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pinckard Pilot

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050061


Published In Midland City [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Slocomb)

 
  Midland City Clipper  

Years of publication: 1891 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13172557

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Midland City Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050063

 
  Midland City Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12799964

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Midland City Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045073

 
  Midland City Progress  

Published in 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13176705

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Midland City Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050068

 
  The Midland City Sun  

Years of publication: 1916 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12799917

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Midland City Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045074

 
  The Weekly Post  

The first year of publication was in 1891, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13175218

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050064


Published In Napier Field [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Slocomb)

 
  Napier Field Booster  

Years of publication: 194? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439586

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Napier Field Booster

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044885


Published In Newton [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Slocomb)

 
  New Hope Record  

Years of publication: 1920 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15117842

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the New Hope Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050018

 
  The Dale County Standard  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1894

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13176946

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dale County Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050071

 
  The Harmonizer  

Years of publication: 1901 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13177118

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Harmonizer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050073

 
  The News  

Published in 1896

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13191139

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050075

 
  The Newton Messenger  

Years of publication: 188? to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13177019

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Newton Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050072

 
  The Newton Progress  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13176860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Newton Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050070

 
  The Newton Union  

Years of publication: 1909 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13175469

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Newton Union

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050065


Published In Geneva [Geneva County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west of Slocomb)

 
  Geneva County Reaper  

Years of publication: 191? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11827296

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Geneva County Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050306

 
  The Geneva Citizen  

Published in 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956535

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050297

 
  The Geneva Journal  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924255

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050304

 
  The Geneva Mirror  

The first year of publication was in 189?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901517

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050287

 
  The Geneva Reaper  

Years of publication: 1901 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924327

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050305

 
  The Geneva Record  

Years of publication: 1887 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901295

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050276

 
  The Geneva Tribune  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924206

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050303

 
  The Mirror  

Published in 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901475

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050286

 
  The South Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1886 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901220

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The South Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050275

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slocomb. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1102, Longitude: -85.5953     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Slocomb have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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