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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Hunter 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 Hunter. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Hunter. Our list contains 38 papers that were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of Hunter.

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 Hunter.  

Newspapers Neighboring Hunter ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Hunter.

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

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  • Leighton - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast
  • Muscle Shoals - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north
  • Tuscumbia - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest
  • Sheffield - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest
  • Russellville - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest
  • Town Creek - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east
  • Florence - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north

Published In Leighton [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast of Hunter)

  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 Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest of Hunter)

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 13 miles [20.9 km] of Hunter. 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 Hunter.  

Published In Sheffield [Colbert County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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 Russellville [Franklin County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest of Hunter)

 
  Franklin Citizen-Times  

Years of publication: 1953 to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13740863

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin Citizen-Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050242

 
  Franklin County Record  

Years of publication: 1948 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12430940

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin County Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044873

 
  Franklin County Times  

Years of publication: 1956 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9140200

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin County Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044729

 
  Franklin County Times  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12761245

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin County Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050241

 
  The Franklin Citizen  

Published in 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12240638

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044735

 
  The Franklin Citizen  

Years of publication: 1956 to 1963

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13739686

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050238

 
  The Franklin Daily Citizen  

Years of publication: 196? to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16531637

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Daily Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050268

 
  The Franklin Times  

Years of publication: 189? to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13740699

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050240


Published In Town Creek [Lawrence County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Hunter)

 
  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


Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Hunter)

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 13 miles [20.9 km] of Hunter. 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 Hunter.  

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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 begins in Hunter. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hunter) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hunter. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6412, Longitude: -87.6125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hunter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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