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(Drew County, Arkansas)


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Local Newspapers for the Roper Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Roper Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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

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

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained a some surprises.

Newspapers Neighboring the Roper Cemetery ...

The following newspapers were published within 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> of the Roper Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Roper Cemetery.

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  • Dermott - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east
  • McGehee - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast
  • Monticello - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest
  • Lake Village - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast
  • Hamburg - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest
  • Dumas - 28 miles [45.1 km] to the north
  • Warren - 29 miles [46.7 km] to the west

Published In Dermott   [Chicot County]     [Map]  

Dermott is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Dermott. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Dermott Drummer   (Published in 1988)

The Dermott News   (Published 1910 to 1977)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Dermott.


Published In McGehee   [Desha County]     [Map]  

McGehee is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in McGehee. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Desha County News   (Published 1911 to 1927)

Rohwer Relocator   (Published in 1945)

Southeast Arkansas Farmer   (Published 1941 to 1942)

The McGehee Semi-Weekly Times   (Published 1925 to 1928)

The McGehee Times   (Published 1928 to 1977)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in McGehee.


Published In Monticello   [Drew County]     [Map]  

Monticello is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Monticello. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Advance-Monticellonian   (Published 1920 to the present)

Monticello Messenger   (Published 1935 to 194?)

Monticello News-Press   (Published in 1975)

News-Press   (Published 1975 to 1976)

South Arkansas News   (Published 1980 to 1982)

The Advance   (Published 1907 to 1920)

The Drew County Advance   (Published 1894 to 1907)

The Monticello Guardian   (Published 1865 to 1868)

The Monticellonian   (Published 1870 to 1920)

The Sage Of Monticello   (Published 1857 to 186?)

The South Arkansas News-Press   (Published 1976 to 1980)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Monticello.


Published In Lake Village   [Chicot County]     [Map]  

Lake Village is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Lake Village. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Lake Shore Sentinel   (Published 1875 to 187?)

The Chicot Press   (Published 1860 to 18??)

The Chicot Spectator   (Published 1906 to 1981)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Lake Village.


Published In Hamburg   [Ashley County]     [Map]  

Hamburg is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Hamburg. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

A.C.B.A. Visitor   (Published 1940 to 19??)

Ashley County Leader   (Published 1920 to 1969)

Ashley County Ledger   (Published 1969 to 1980)

Ashley County Ledger   (Published 1982 to the present)

The Ashley County Eagle   (Published 1889 to 1920)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Hamburg.


Published In Dumas   [Desha County]     [Map]  

Dumas is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the north of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Dumas. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Desha County Democrat   (Published 1910 to 1941)

The Dumas Clarion   (Published 1929 to the present)

The Dumas News   (Published 1897 to 1911)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Dumas.


Published In Warren   [Bradley County]     [Map]  

Warren is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the west of the Roper Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Warren. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Bradley County Herald   (Published 1937 to 19??)

Swift's Flying Needle   (Published 1880 to 1889)

The Bradley County Eagle   (Published 1872 to 187?)

The Bradley County Leader   (Published 1909 to 1911)

The Daily Democrat-News   (First year unknown, last issue in 19??)

The Democrat-News   (Published 1896 to 1919)

The Eagle Democrat   (Published 1919 to the present)

The Warren News   (Published 188? to 1896)

The Warren Sentinel   (Published 1896 to 1901)

The Warren Watchman   (Published 1918 to 1923)

Warren Daily Eagle   (Published 1922 to 19??)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Warren.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4854, Longitude: -91.5823     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Roper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Roper Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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