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Below are 12 newspapers that have been published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Elgin. The list has been sorted by paper name.

  Courtland Herald  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 182? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10941699

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Catalog Card for the Courtland Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023464

  East Lauderdale News  

Published in Rogersville [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15233238

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Catalog Card for the East Lauderdale News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050056

  Friend Of The Labourer  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12096744

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Catalog Card for the Friend Of The Labourer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044674

  Lawrence County News  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15050163

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Catalog Card for the Lawrence County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050002

 
  Lawrence County Sentinel  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1882 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16768341

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Catalog Card for the Lawrence County Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050310

  The Bailey Springs Journal  

Published in Bailey Springs [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20067914

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Catalog Card for The Bailey Springs Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN89050032

 
  The Courtland Enterprise  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1894 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14993420

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Catalog Card for The Courtland Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050459

 
  The Lawrence County Times And The Moulton Advertiser  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14994439

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Catalog Card for The Lawrence County Times And The Moulton Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050462

 
  The Leighton News  

Published in Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8115768

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Catalog Card for The Leighton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044972

 
  The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News  

Published in Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1916 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12725441

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Catalog Card for The Town Creek Booster & The Leighton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045032

 
  The Town Creek Dispatch  

Published in Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14995365

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Catalog Card for The Town Creek Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050465

  Wide-A-Wake Sentinel  

Published in Courtland [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1882

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12130975

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Catalog Card for the Wide-A-Wake Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044712

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Elgin. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elgin) 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 Elgin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elgin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elgin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8487, Longitude: -87.3911     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Elgin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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