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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Wetumpka 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 32 papers that were published in the immediate area of Wetumpka. In addition, the list contains another 138 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Wetumpka. In total, we've identified 170 papers within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Wetumpka.

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 Wetumpka.  

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.

Newspapers Published In Wetumpka ...

We know of 32 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Wetumpka:

  Daily State Guard  

Years of publication: 1849 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daily State Guard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050161

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13490644

 
  Dorsey's Dispatch  

Years of publication: 185? to 1857

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dorsey's Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050169

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13499413

 
  Elmore County News  

Years of publication: 193? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Elmore County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044789

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12295489

 
  Harry Of The West  

Years of publication: 1844 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Harry Of The West

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87062053

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2949642

 
  Smith's Weekly Nu-joax  

Years of publication: 187? to 188?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Smith's Weekly Nu-joax

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023620

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11035751

 
  The Alabama Constitution  

Years of publication: 1874 to 1875

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Constitution

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050165

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13496125

 
  The Alabama Times  

Years of publication: 1840 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044695

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2670388

 
  The Central Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1877 to 188?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Central Alabamian

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050162

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13490770

 
  The Elmore Democrat  

Published in 1889

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050168

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13499368

 
  The Elmore Express  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1889

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Express

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050167

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13499360

 
  The Elmore Republican  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1874

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Republican

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85033111

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11669935

 
  The Elmore Standard  

Years of publication: 1865 to 1868

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Standard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84020642

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 4050115

 
  The Family Visitor  

Published in 183?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Family Visitor

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87060198

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15522833

 
  The People's Banner  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1877

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The People's Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023619

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10897296

 
  The Reform Advocate  

Years of publication: 1892 to 1898

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Reform Advocate

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050166

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13499269

 
  The Southern Crisis  

Published in 1840

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Crisis

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050113

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18077796

 
  The Southern Dial And African Monitor  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Dial And African Monitor

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN 2005221295

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 58811884

 
  The Southern Dial And African Monitor  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Dial And African Monitor

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044540

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11333553

 
  The State Guard  

Years of publication: 1847 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The State Guard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050185

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2670647

 
  The Times-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1889 to 189?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045055

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12794213

 
  The Weekly Herald  

Years of publication: 1898 to 1927

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050160

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13488547

 
  The Wetumpka Argus And Sentinel  

Published in 1839

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetumpka Argus And Sentinel

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023621

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11035796

 
  The Wetumpka Argus  

Years of publication: 1840 to 1846

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetumpka Argus

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN82014672

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8807213

 
  The Wetumpka Herald  

Years of publication: 1927 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetumpka Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044742

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12038508

 
  The Wetumpka Times  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetumpka Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050163

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13491077

 
  The Wetumpka Whig  

Years of publication: 1844 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetumpka Whig

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044665

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12152406

 
  Weekly State Guard  

Years of publication: 184? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Weekly State Guard

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86090838

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14077001

 
  Wetumpka Argus And Commercial Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1839 to 1840

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetumpka Argus And Commercial Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050164

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13490925

 
  Wetumpka Courier  

Years of publication: 1839 to 1840

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetumpka Courier

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023622

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11035915

 
  Wetumpka Democrat  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1898

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetumpka Democrat

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050159

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13494376

 
  Wetumpka Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1857 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetumpka Dispatch

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050170

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13499442

 
  Wetumpka Spectator  

Years of publication: 185? to 186?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetumpka Spectator

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023624

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10965538

Newspapers Neighboring Wetumpka ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Wetumpka.

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

Jump to:

  • Elmore - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west
  • Millbrook - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west
  • Eclectic - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast
  • Montgomery - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south

Published In Elmore [Elmore County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west of Wetumpka)

  The Elmore News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1902

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050154

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13491422


Published In Millbrook [Elmore County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west of Wetumpka)

 
  The Community Press  

Years of publication: 1977 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Community Press

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN83002432

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9237874

 
  The Trico News  

Years of publication: 1969 to 1970

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Trico News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050158

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13484950


Published In Eclectic [Elmore County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast of Wetumpka)

 
  The Eclectic Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1929 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eclectic Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050155

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13493709

 
  The Eclectic Observer  

Years of publication: 1990 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eclectic Observer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN90099004

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21265141

 
  The Elmore Banner  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elmore Banner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050156

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13493827


Published In Montgomery [Montgomery County]    [Map]  

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

We know of 138 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Montgomery. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Montgomery.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Wetumpka. This extended list includes all the papers from Montgomery. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Wetumpka.

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.  

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The official website for Wetumpka: www.wetumpka.al.us/

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

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 from Wetumpka. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wetumpka) 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 Wetumpka. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wetumpka

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wetumpka. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5394, Longitude: -86.2052     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wetumpka have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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