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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Dobbs 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 Dobbs. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Dobbs. Our list contains 41 papers that were published within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of Dobbs.

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 Dobbs.  

Newspapers Neighboring Dobbs ...

The following newspapers were published within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Dobbs.

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

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  • Alexander City - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south
  • Goodwater - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest
  • Dadeville - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast
  • Rockford - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west
  • Erie - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast
  • Camp Hill - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast

Published In Alexander City [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south of Dobbs)

  Alexander City Chronicle And The Alexander City Outlook  

Published in 1968

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17542259

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alexander City Chronicle And The Alexander City Outlook

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050039

 
  Alexander City News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12600012

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alexander City News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044992

 
  Southern American  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17540186

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Catalog Card for the Southern American

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050037

 
  The Alexander City Citizen  

Years of publication: 1972 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15581097

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alexander City Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050129

 
  The Alexander City Outlook  

Years of publication: 1892 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9612603

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Catalog Card for The Alexander City Outlook

Holdings for: LCCN SN83008993

 
  The Siftings  

Published in 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13036020

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Catalog Card for The Siftings

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050027

 
  The Vidette  

The first year of publication was in 1888, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13036895

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Catalog Card for The Vidette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050030

 
  The Weekly Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13046514

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Catalog Card for The Weekly Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050034


Published In Goodwater [Coosa County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of Dobbs)

 
  Goodwater Enterprise  

Years of publication: 190? to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12854192

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Goodwater Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045099

 
  The Coosa County Enterprise  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12737082

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coosa County Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045040

 
  The Coosa County News  

Years of publication: 1947 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13958265

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Catalog Card for The Coosa County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050291

 
  The Coosa Press  

Years of publication: 1974 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956511

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Catalog Card for The Coosa Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050293

 
  The Enterprise-Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1943 to 1958

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12928349

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Catalog Card for The Enterprise-Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045143


Published In Dadeville [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of Dobbs)

We know of 27 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Dadeville. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Dadeville.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Dobbs. This extended list includes all the papers from Dadeville. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Dobbs.  

Published In Rockford [Coosa County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Chronicle  

Years of publication: 190? to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719306

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Catalog Card for The Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045020

 
  The Coosa Advocate  

Years of publication: 188? to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13658820

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Catalog Card for The Coosa Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050225

 
  The Coosa Argus  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1909

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12715489

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Catalog Card for The Coosa Argus

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045011

 
  The Index  

Published in 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13659078

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Catalog Card for The Index

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050226

 
  The People's Courier  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18917519

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Catalog Card for The People's Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050223

 
  The Rockford Chronicle  

Years of publication: 192? to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12719327

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Catalog Card for The Rockford Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045021

 
  The Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1870 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12119089

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Catalog Card for The Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044630


Published In Erie [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast of Dobbs)

 
  Greene County Gazette  

Years of publication: 1830 to 183?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12210249

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044759


Published In Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast of Dobbs)

 
  Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743141

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050296

 
  Camp Hill Star  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13993080

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camp Hill Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050326

 
  The Camp Hill News  

Years of publication: 1949 to 1950

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543607

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050043

 
  The Camp Hill Times  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13958652

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Camp Hill Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050295

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 189? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125960

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044725

 
  The Tallapoosa News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17543056

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tallapoosa News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050040

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dobbs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9701, Longitude: -85.9339     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dobbs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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