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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Houston Corner 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 Houston Corner. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Houston Corner. Our list contains 38 papers that were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Houston Corner.

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 Houston Corner.  

Newspapers Neighboring Houston Corner ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Houston Corner.

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

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Published In Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the north of Houston Corner)

  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 Tuscumbia [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west of Houston Corner)

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

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Houston Corner. This extended list includes all the papers from Tuscumbia. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Houston Corner.  

Published In Sheffield [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Houston Corner)

 
  Sheffield Daily Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1888 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991805

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sheffield Daily Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050190

 
  Sheffield Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991774

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Catalog Card for the Sheffield Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050188

 
  Sheffield Weekly Enterprise  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991789

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sheffield Weekly Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050189

 
  Standard & Times  

Years of publication: 1939 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12619178

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Standard & Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044979

 
  The Reaper  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12690321

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045005

 
  The Sheffield Clarion  

Years of publication: 1886 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16351466

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Clarion

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050258

 
  The Sheffield Reaper  

Years of publication: 1905 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9343269

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045006

 
  The Sheffield Record  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1898

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9191354

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050267

 
  The Sheffield Standard  

Years of publication: 1898 to 1939

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9343236

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044978

 
  The Sheffield Standard  

Years of publication: 189? to 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18077372

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sheffield Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050110

 
  The Tri-Cities Daily  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1967

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12659151

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tri-Cities Daily

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044993


Published In Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Houston Corner)

 
  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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Houston Corner)

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 7 miles [11.3 km] of Houston Corner. 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 Houston Corner.  

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

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.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 from Houston Corner. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Houston Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Houston Corner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7298, Longitude: -87.6342     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Houston Corner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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