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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Powers 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 Powers. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Powers. Our list contains 21 papers that were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> of Powers.

Newspapers Neighboring Powers ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Powers.

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

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  • Moundville - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast
  • Eutaw - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest
  • Sommerville - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north
  • University - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast

Published In Moundville [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Powers)

  The Hale County News  

Years of publication: 1930 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14122026

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hale County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050350

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1964 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11880333

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044548

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1911 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14122196

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Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050344

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1954 to 1963

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14515907

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Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050388

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17544465

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Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050033

 
  The Northporter And Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1963 to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11880321

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Catalog Card for The Northporter And Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044547


Published In Eutaw [Greene County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Powers)

 
  Eutaw Whig & Public Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1840 to 184?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2683462

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Catalog Card for the Eutaw Whig & Public Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025924

 
  Eutaw Whig And Advertiser  

Years of publication: 184? to 185?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13777336

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Catalog Card for the Eutaw Whig And Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050257

 
  Greene County Democrat  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9238773

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044807

 
  Greene County Independent  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15580838

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Catalog Card for the Greene County Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050128

 
  The Alabama Whig  

Years of publication: 185? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10954507

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Catalog Card for The Alabama Whig

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023480

 
  The Eutaw Mirror  

The first year of publication was in 1879, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12318678

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eutaw Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044806

 
  The Eutaw Whig And Observer  

Years of publication: 1864 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11027206

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Catalog Card for The Eutaw Whig And Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023481

 
  The Independent Observer  

Years of publication: 1855 to 1861

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12430832

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Catalog Card for The Independent Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044872

 
  The Whig And Observer  

Years of publication: 1862 to 1864

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13779288

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Catalog Card for The Whig And Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050258


Published In Sommerville [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Powers)

 
  Alabama Free Press  

Years of publication: 1873 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17864393

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050087

 
  Morgan County News  

Years of publication: 188? to 1887

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17866962

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Catalog Card for the Morgan County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050095

 
  The Somerville Weekly Critic  

Years of publication: 18?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12438262

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Catalog Card for The Somerville Weekly Critic

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044920


Published In University [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Powers)

 
  The Morning Wire  

Published in 1968

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12636451

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Morning Wire

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045070

 
  The Open Post  

Published in 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12636586

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Catalog Card for The Open Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045071

 
  University Free Press  

Years of publication: 1968 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12636722

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the University Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045072

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Powers. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Powers) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Powers. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9657, Longitude: -87.6558     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Powers have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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