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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Somerset 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 Somerset. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Somerset. Our list contains 37 papers that were published within 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> of Somerset.

Newspapers Neighboring Somerset ...

The following newspapers were published within 22 miles [35.4 km] of Somerset.

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

Jump to:

  • Geneva - Less than 2 miles to the northeast
  • Samson - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Hartford - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast
  • Slocomb - 18 miles [29 km] to the east
  • Daleville - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast
  • Enterprise - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the north
  • Graceville (FL) - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the east

Published In Geneva [Geneva County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the northeast of Somerset)

  Geneva County Reaper  

Years of publication: 191? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11827296

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Geneva County Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050306

 
  The Geneva Citizen  

Published in 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956535

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Catalog Card for The Geneva Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050297

 
  The Geneva Journal  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924255

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050304

 
  The Geneva Mirror  

The first year of publication was in 189?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901517

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050287

 
  The Geneva Reaper  

Years of publication: 1901 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924327

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Catalog Card for The Geneva Reaper

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050305

 
  The Geneva Record  

Years of publication: 1887 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901295

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Catalog Card for The Geneva Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050276

 
  The Geneva Tribune  

The first year of publication was in 1897, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924206

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Geneva Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050303

 
  The Mirror  

Published in 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901475

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Catalog Card for The Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050286

 
  The South Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1886 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13901220

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The South Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050275


Published In Samson [Geneva County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Somerset)

 
  The Geneva County News  

Years of publication: 1952 to 1958

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924155

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Catalog Card for The Geneva County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050302

 
  The Samson Ledger  

Years of publication: 1960 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11827265

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Catalog Card for The Samson Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050299

 
  The Samson Ledger  

Years of publication: 1906 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14283371

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Catalog Card for The Samson Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050369

 
  The Samson News  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924094

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Catalog Card for The Samson News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050301


Published In Hartford [Geneva County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1914 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956593

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050309

 
  Hartford Times-Herald  

Years of publication: 190? to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13923886

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Catalog Card for the Hartford Times-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050308

 
  Hartford Times  

Years of publication: 1900 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13923775

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Catalog Card for the Hartford Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050307

 
  News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1959 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956670

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Catalog Card for the News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050313

 
  The Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1956 to 1959

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956645

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Catalog Card for The Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050311

 
  The Hartford News-Herald  

Years of publication: 1980 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11828156

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Catalog Card for The Hartford News-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050314

 
  The Hartford News  

Years of publication: 1954 to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956659

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Catalog Card for The Hartford News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050312


Published In Slocomb [Geneva County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Somerset)

 
  The Herald-Observer  

Years of publication: 194? to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13956608

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Catalog Card for The Herald-Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050310

 
  The Slocomb News And The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14773252

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Catalog Card for The Slocomb News And The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050422

 
  The Slocomb News  

Years of publication: 1938 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13924041

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Catalog Card for The Slocomb News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050300

 
  The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 191? to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14769704

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Catalog Card for The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050421

 
  The Slocomb Observer  

Years of publication: 1930 to 1938

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14773274

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Catalog Card for The Slocomb Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050423


Published In Daleville [Dale County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast of Somerset)

 
  Daleville Sun-Courier  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17807936

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daleville Sun-Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099001

 
  Daleville Today  

Years of publication: 19?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13172529

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daleville Today

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050062


Published In Enterprise [Coffee County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the north of Somerset)

 
  The Coffee County News  

Years of publication: 193? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12594373

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coffee County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044962

 
  The Daily Ledger  

Years of publication: 1971 to 1977

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12593873

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Catalog Card for The Daily Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044960

 
  The Enterprise Journal  

Years of publication: 191? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12603386

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Catalog Card for The Enterprise Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044967

 
  The Enterprise Ledger  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1971

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12593749

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Catalog Card for The Enterprise Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044959

 
  The Enterprise Ledger  

Years of publication: 1977 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12593888

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Enterprise Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044961

 
  The Enterpriser  

Years of publication: 196? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12601203

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Catalog Card for The Enterpriser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044966

 
  The People's Ledger  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12593714

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Catalog Card for The People's Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044958

 
  The Southeast Sun  

Years of publication: 1982 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9183905

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southeast Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044580

 
  Weekly Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1898 to 1906

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12593703

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Weekly Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044957


Published In Graceville (FL) [Jackson County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the east of Somerset)

 
  The Graceville Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1909 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43064666

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Graceville Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN99027032

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Somerset. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0213, Longitude: -85.8927     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Somerset have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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