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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Altus is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

The following list contains the names of 3 papers that were published in the immediate area of Altus. In addition, the list contains another 58 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Altus. In total, we've identified 61 papers within 24 miles [38.6 km] of Altus.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Altus ...

We know of 3 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Altus:

  Franklin County Banner  

Published in 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24510437

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin County Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN91050148

 
  The Altus Record  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24496384

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Altus Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN91050167

 
  The Altus Weekly News  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20484665

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Altus Weekly News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051378

Newspapers Neighboring Altus ...

The following newspapers were published within 24 miles [38.6 km] of Altus.

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

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  • Coal Hill - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Ozark - 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest
  • Paris - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south
  • Scranton - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast
  • Branch - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest
  • Clarksville - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east
  • Prairie View - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast
  • Cass - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north
  • Mulberry - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west
  • Charleston - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest
  • Lamar - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the east
  • Magazine - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south
  • Blue Mountain - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the south
  • Ozone - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the northeast
  • Auburn - 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest
  • Lavaca - 24 miles [38.6 km] to the west

Published In Coal Hill [Johnson County]    [Map]  

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

  The Arkansas Spy  

The first year of publication was in 1891, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 28629650

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Arkansas Spy

Holdings for: LCCN SN93050554

 
  The Coal Hill Monitor  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 28814659

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coal Hill Monitor

Holdings for: LCCN SN93050630

 
  The Phoenix  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 28813712

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Phoenix

Holdings for: LCCN SN93050603


Published In Ozark [Franklin County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest of Altus)

 
  Ozark Banner  

Years of publication: 1874 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10682145

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Ozark Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN84022983

 
  The Democrat-Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18578766

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Democrat-Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051112

 
  The Franklin County Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1909

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19751052

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin County Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051218

 
  The Franklin News  

Years of publication: 1892 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18580267

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051117

 
  The Ozark Democrat  

Years of publication: 1877 to 1909

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18580259

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ozark Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051118

 
  The Ozark Spectator  

Years of publication: 1916 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22948473

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ozark Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050371

 
  The Rustler  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18578746

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Rustler

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051111

 
  The Spectator  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18578738

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051110

 
  The Spectator  

Years of publication: 1917 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22950438

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050361


Published In Paris [Logan County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south of Altus)

 
  Paris Express-Progress  

Years of publication: 1977 to 1989

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21049220

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Paris Express-Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050046

 
  Paris Express  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1976

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19750988

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Paris Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051220

 
  Paris Express  

Years of publication: 1989 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22650717

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Paris Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050324

 
  Progress  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1920

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21049259

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Catalog Card for the Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050048

 
  The Mt. Magazine Spoofer  

Years of publication: 1940 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21357723

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mt. Magazine Spoofer

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050140

 
  The Paris Progress  

Years of publication: 1920 to 1976

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21049222

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Paris Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050047

 
  The Serpent  

Years of publication: 1885 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18674105

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Serpent

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051128


Published In Scranton [Logan County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of Altus)

 
  The Scranton Independent  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1921

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24904388

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Scranton Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN91050208


Published In Branch [Franklin County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest of Altus)

 
  The Branch Argus  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18532915

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Branch Argus

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051091


Published In Clarksville [Johnson County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Altus)

 
  Arkansas Taxpayer  

Years of publication: 1922 to 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20481774

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Arkansas Taxpayer

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051376

 
  Clarksville Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1874

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18545602

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarksville Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051101

 
  Clarksville Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1883 to 1884

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18922781

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarksville Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051172

 
  Johnson County Graphic  

Years of publication: 1958 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20179445

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Johnson County Graphic

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051313

 
  Johnson County Herald  

Years of publication: 189? to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20189686

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Johnson County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051323

 
  Johnson County News  

Years of publication: 192? to 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20189663

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Johnson County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051325

 
  The Arkansas Standard  

Years of publication: 1868 to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31932564

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Arkansas Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN95068725

 
  The Clarksville Democrat  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20189789

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051321

 
  The Clarksville Herald  

Years of publication: 1884 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20322346

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051374

 
  The Clarksville Herald  

Years of publication: 1876 to 1882

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20322320

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051372

 
  The Clarksville Laborers' Herald  

Years of publication: 1882 to 1884

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20322335

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville Laborers' Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051373

 
  The Herald-Democrat And The Johnson County News  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20189642

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Democrat And The Johnson County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051324

 
  The Herald-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1918 to 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12961151

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85032950

 
  The Herald-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1936 to 1939

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20189753

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051322

 
  The Herald-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1928 to 1974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20322300

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051375

 
  The Herald-Journal  

Years of publication: 18?? to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20187681

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald-Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051320

 
  The Johnson County Weekly Graphic  

Years of publication: 1934 to 1957

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20179427

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Johnson County Weekly Graphic

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051312


Published In Prairie View [Logan County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Altus)

 
  Independent Arkansian  

Years of publication: 1879 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21025754

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Independent Arkansian

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050034

 
  Prairie View Exchan[g]e  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1885

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21025714

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Prairie View Exchan[g]e

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050038


Published In Cass [Franklin County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Cassette  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21234683

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cassette

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050099


Published In Mulberry [Crawford County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west of Altus)

 
  Crawford County Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18478645

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Crawford County Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051078

 
  Crawford County Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1939 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18478625

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Crawford County Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051075

 
  Crawford County Siftings  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1909

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22935466

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Crawford County Siftings

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050349

 
  The Crawford County Leader  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18783201

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Crawford County Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051142

 
  The Mulberry Journal  

Published in 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18478639

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mulberry Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051077

 
  The Mulberry Times  

Years of publication: 1921 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20650246

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mulberry Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051420


Published In Charleston [Franklin County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest of Altus)

 
  Charleston Express  

Years of publication: 1900 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20313965

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Charleston Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051371

 
  The Charleston Vindicator  

Years of publication: 1881 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 28813635

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Charleston Vindicator

Holdings for: LCCN SN93050604


Published In Lamar [Johnson County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the east of Altus)

 
  The Lamar Leader  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20179397

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lamar Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051307


Published In Magazine [Logan County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south of Altus)

 
  Cravens Weekly  

Years of publication: 1922 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21025839

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cravens Weekly

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050030

 
  Magazine Gazette  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1920

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18674080

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Magazine Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN88051127

 
  The Magazine Advance  

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21025736

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Magazine Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050036

 
  The Magazine Developer  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22650723

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Magazine Developer

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050323


Published In Blue Mountain [Logan County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the south of Altus)

 
  Blue Mountain Log  

Years of publication: 1934 to 1935

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21343057

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Blue Mountain Log

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050129


Published In Ozone [Johnson County]    [Map]  

(About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the northeast of Altus)

 
  Airs Of Ozone  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21357716

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Airs Of Ozone

Holdings for: LCCN SN90050141


Published In Auburn [Sebastian County]    [Map]  

(About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest of Altus)

 
  Auburn Reporter  

The first year of publication was in 1881, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 25924363

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Auburn Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN92050086


Published In Lavaca [Sebastian County]    [Map]  

(About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the west of Altus)

 
  The Levee  

Years of publication: 1974 to 1977

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19665284

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Levee

Holdings for: LCCN SN89051196

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Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Altus. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Altus

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altus. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4471, Longitude: -93.7634     [Map].

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