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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rock Ridge 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 Rock Ridge. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rock Ridge. Our list contains 11 papers that were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Rock Ridge.

Newspapers Neighboring Rock Ridge ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Rock Ridge.

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

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  • Gate City - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west
  • Leeds - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Avondale - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Inglenook - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Trussville - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Rock Ridge)

  The Humming Bird  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217845

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Humming Bird

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044796


Published In Leeds [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Rock Ridge)

 
  Leeds Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1924 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15248214

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Leeds Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050077

 
  The Leeds Herald  

Published in 1973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245498

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050356

 
  The Leeds News  

Years of publication: 1939 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245485

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050355

 
  The Leeds Tribune  

Years of publication: 193? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439265

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044880


Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Rock Ridge)

 
  The Avondale Budget  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17671560

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Avondale Budget

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050044

 
  The Silent Eye  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104039

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Silent Eye

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050327


Published In Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Rock Ridge)

 
  Inglenook Home  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17293036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Inglenook Home

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050412


Published In Trussville [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Rock Ridge)

 
  The Jefferson Advertiser  

Years of publication: 197? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14878777

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jefferson Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050452

 
  Trussville News-Journal  

Years of publication: 1990 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21265218

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Trussville News-Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099005

 
  Trussville News  

Years of publication: 1941 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439462

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Trussville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044883

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5493, Longitude: -86.6528     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rock Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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