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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Newsome Springs 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 Newsome Springs. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Newsome Springs. Our list contains 38 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Newsome Springs.

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 Newsome Springs.  

Newspapers Neighboring Newsome Springs ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Newsome Springs.

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

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  • Cherokee - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest
  • Tuscumbia - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast
  • Sheffield - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast
  • Russellville - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast
  • Muscle Shoals - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast
  • Florence - 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast

Published In Cherokee [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Newsome Springs)

  The West Colbert News  

Years of publication: 1915 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15991697

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Colbert News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050187


Published In Tuscumbia [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast of Newsome Springs)

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 18 miles [29 km] of Newsome Springs. 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 Newsome Springs.  

Published In Sheffield [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Newsome Springs)

 
  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

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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

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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

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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 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Newsome Springs)

 
  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

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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

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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 Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Newsome Springs)

 
  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 Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Newsome Springs)

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 18 miles [29 km] of Newsome Springs. 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 Newsome Springs.  

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Newsome Springs. 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 that begins in Newsome Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Newsome Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newsome Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6479, Longitude: -87.9056     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newsome Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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