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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Fairhope 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 1 papers that were published in the immediate area of Fairhope. In addition, the list contains another 141 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Fairhope. In total, we've identified 142 papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Fairhope.

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 Fairhope.  

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

Newspapers Published In Fairhope ...

We know of only one newspaper that was published in the Fairhope area:

  Eastern Shore Courier  

Years of publication: 1974 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11855250

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Eastern Shore Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044783

Newspapers Neighboring Fairhope ...

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

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

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  • Daphne - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north
  • Robertsdale - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east
  • Mobile - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest
  • Gulf Shores - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast
  • Whistler - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest

Published In Daphne [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Fairhope)

  The Daphne Times  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16159599

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daphne Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050239

 
  The Gulf Breeze  

Years of publication: 1894 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16145769

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gulf Breeze

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050236

 
  The Standard  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12085380

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044612


Published In Robertsdale [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Fairhope)

 
  Robertsdale American  

Years of publication: 192? to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16159657

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Robertsdale American

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050240

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12393483

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044848


Published In Mobile [Mobile County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Fairhope)

We know of 139 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Mobile. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Mobile.

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

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

Published In Gulf Shores [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Islander  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12291126

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Islander

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044787


Published In Whistler [Mobile County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest of Fairhope)

 
  The Whistler News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18544033

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whistler News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050191

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The official website for Fairhope: www.cofairhope.com/

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairhope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5244, Longitude: -87.8838     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fairhope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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