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Western Hills, Alabama
(Tuscaloosa County)

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Western Hills 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 Western Hills. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Western Hills. Our list contains 48 papers that were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of Western Hills.

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 Western Hills.  

Newspapers Neighboring Western Hills ...

The following newspapers were published within 10 miles [16.1 km] of Western Hills.

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

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Published In Sommerville [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Western Hills)

  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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Somerville Weekly Critic

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044920

Published In Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Western Hills)

We know of 48 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Tuscaloosa. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Tuscaloosa.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 10 miles [16.1 km] of Western Hills. This extended list includes all the papers from Tuscaloosa. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Western Hills.  

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The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Western Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2601, Longitude: -87.7136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Western Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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