;
  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Alaga, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

The location of Alaga

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Alaga
and the surrounding area.
 
 

Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Alaga 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 Alaga. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Alaga. Our list contains 30 papers that were published within 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> of Alaga.

Newspapers Neighboring Alaga ...

The following newspapers were published within 22 miles [35.4 km] of Alaga.

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

Jump to:

  • Ashford - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west
  • Parish - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west
  • Blakely (GA) - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast
  • Dothan - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west
  • Headland - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest

Published In Ashford [Houston County]    [Map]  

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

  The Ashford Power  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11741918

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashford Power

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044584


Published In Parish [Houston County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Alaga)

 
  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 Blakely (GA) [Early County (GA)]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast of Alaga)

 
  Early County News  

Years of publication: 1859 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12367738

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Early County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85034007


Published In Dothan [Houston County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west of Alaga)

 
  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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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 Headland [Henry County]    [Map]  

(About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest of Alaga)

 
  Henry County Midland  

Years of publication: 1894 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11287307

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Henry County Midland

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044515

 
  Henry County Standard  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104517

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Henry County Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050330

 
  The Headland News  

Years of publication: 1888 to 1889

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11283030

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Headland News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044517

 
  The Headland Observer  

Years of publication: 196? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11658328

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Headland Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044704

 
  The Headland Post  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12760694

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Headland Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045056

 
  The Headland Progress  

Years of publication: 188? to 1887

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11275280

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Headland Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044533

 
  The Headland Sun  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11295479

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Headland Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044516

 
  The Henry County News  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11295425

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Henry County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044514

 
  Wiregrass Farmer  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1968

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14107194

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wiregrass Farmer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050331

Other Roadside Stops ...



Search for a Community in Alabama

About Houston County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alaga. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1263, Longitude: -85.0724     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alaga have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation