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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Vernon 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 6 papers that were published in the immediate area of Vernon. In addition, the list contains another 37 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Vernon. In total, we've identified 43 papers within 24 miles [38.6 km] of Vernon.

This page contains two sections:

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 Vernon.  

Newspapers Published In Vernon ...

We know of 6 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Vernon:

  The Lamar Democrat And The Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1952 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar Democrat And The Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050470

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996314

 
  The Lamar Democrat  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1952

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050469

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996240

 
  The Lamar News  

The first year of publication was in 188?, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050122

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265206

 
  The Vernon Clipper  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Clipper

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050128

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265701

 
  The Vernon Courier  

Years of publication: 1886 to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050473

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996549

 
  The Vernon Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1875 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vernon Pioneer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023616

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11035709

Newspapers Neighboring Vernon ...

The following newspapers were published within 24 miles [38.6 km] of Vernon.

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

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  • Sulligent - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north
  • Millport - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south
  • Kennedy - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast
  • Guin - 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast
  • Winfield - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast
  • Columbus (MS) - 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest

Published In Sulligent [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north of Vernon)

  Lamar Leader  

Years of publication: 1973 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lamar Leader

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050124

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265278

 
  Lightning  

Years of publication: 1895 to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lightning

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050003

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050305

 
  Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1928 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050126

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265343

 
  The Eagle-eye  

Years of publication: 1894 to 1895

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eagle-eye

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050467

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14995841

 
  The Sulligent News  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1952

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050468

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996017

 
  The Sulligent Sentinel  

Published in 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050125

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265309

 
  The Sulligent Standard  

Years of publication: 1914 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sulligent Standard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050004

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050366

 
  The Times Of Sulligent  

Published in 1936

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times Of Sulligent

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050127

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265656


Published In Millport [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south of Vernon)

 
  The Gazette  

Years of publication: 1976 to 1979

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050471

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996424

 
  The Millport Messenger  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1932

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Millport Messenger

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050123

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265243

 
  West-Alabama Gazette  

Years of publication: 1980 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West-Alabama Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050472

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996511


Published In Kennedy [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Vernon)

 
  The Kennedy News  

The first year of publication was in 1890, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kennedy News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050121

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265152


Published In Guin [Marion County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Vernon)

 
  Guin Gazette  

Published in 1897

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Guin Gazette

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN94060444

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30145832

 
  The Gazette-Appeal  

Published in 1897

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gazette-Appeal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN94060442

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30145977

 
  The Guin Dispatch  

Years of publication: 188? to 1889

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Guin Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN94060443

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30145879

 
  The Guin News  

Years of publication: 1946 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Guin News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050026

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17544000


Published In Winfield [Marion County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast of Vernon)

 
  The Winfield Journal  

Years of publication: 192? to 1959

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Winfield Journal

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050105

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15390251


Published In Columbus (MS) [Lowndes County (MS)]    [Map]  

(About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest of Vernon)

We know of 37 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Columbus. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Columbus.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 24 miles [38.6 km] of Vernon. This extended list includes all the papers from Columbus. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Vernon.  

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Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vernon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vernon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vernon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7589, Longitude: -88.1144     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vernon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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