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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Big Oak 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 Big Oak. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Big Oak. Our list contains 43 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Big Oak.

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 Big Oak.  

Newspapers Neighboring Big Oak ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Big Oak.

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

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Published In Bailey Springs [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest of Big Oak)

  The Bailey Springs Journal  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20067914

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bailey Springs Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN89050032


Published In Rogersville [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

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

 
  East Lauderdale News  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15233238

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the East Lauderdale News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050056


Published In Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south of Big Oak)

 
  The Leighton News  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8115768

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leighton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044972


Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

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

We know of 38 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Florence. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Florence.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Big Oak. This extended list includes all the papers from Florence. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Big Oak.  

Published In Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Big Oak)

 
  Muscle Shoals Morning Sun  

Years of publication: 195? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725334

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Muscle Shoals Morning Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045030

 
  Muscle Shoals News  

Years of publication: 1933 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12605034

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Muscle Shoals News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044973

 
  The Muscle Shoals Cyanamid News  

The first year of publication was in 1918, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12605178

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Muscle Shoals Cyanamid News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044974


Published In Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Big Oak)

 
  The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News  

Years of publication: 1916 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725441

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045032

 
  The Town Creek Dispatch  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14995365

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Town Creek Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050465

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Oak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8509, Longitude: -87.4534     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Big Oak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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