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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Taft 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 Taft. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Taft. Our list contains 17 papers that were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> of Taft.

Newspapers Neighboring Taft ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Taft.

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

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  • Good Hope - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east
  • Hahnville - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east
  • Boutte - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast
  • Garyville - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Kenner - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east
  • Vacherie - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west
  • Metairie - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east

Published In Good Hope [Saint Charles Parish]

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east of Taft   [Map])

Goodhope News

Years of publication: 1929 to 1930.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17436584

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Goodhope News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064047


Published In Hahnville [Saint Charles Parish]

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east of Taft   [Map])


St. Charles Weekly Mirror

The first year of publication was in 1876, with an unknown end date.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 25107635

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Charles Weekly Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN91099513


Published In Boutte [Saint Charles Parish]

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Taft   [Map])


River Parishes Guide And West St. Charles Guide

Years of publication: 1976 to 1983.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17499800

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the River Parishes Guide And West St. Charles Guide

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064135


River Parishes Guide

Years of publication: 1983 to 1993.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10632377

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the River Parishes Guide

Holdings for: LCCN SN84009659


St. Charles Herald-guide

Years of publication: 1993 to current.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30330547

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Charles Herald-guide

Holdings for: LCCN SN97001565


Published In Garyville [Saint John the Baptist Parish]

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


The Garyville Sentinel

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17869245

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Garyville Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064367


The Sentinel

Published in 1923.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17864711

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064366


Published In Kenner [Jefferson Parish]

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Taft   [Map])


The City News

Years of publication: 1970 to 1986.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 6647520

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The City News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86014788


Published In Vacherie [Saint James Parish]

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Taft   [Map])


The Enterprise

Years of publication: 1976 to current.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18048328

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064462


Published In Metairie [Jefferson Parish]

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Taft   [Map])


East Bank Guide Jefferson Parish Times Advertiser

Years of publication: 1977 to 1979.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18099860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the East Bank Guide Jefferson Parish Times Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064486


East Bank Guide

Years of publication: 1970 to 1977.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18099856

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the East Bank Guide

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064485


Jefferson Parish Times

Years of publication: 1944 to 1981.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17624660

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Jefferson Parish Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN88064261


La Prensa Nueva Orleans

Years of publication: 1995 to 2000.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 37721297

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the La Prensa Nueva Orleans

Holdings for: LCCN 2008240717


Pulse

Years of publication: 1974 to 19??.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19718243

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pulse

Holdings for: LCCN SN89059216


The Jefferson News

Years of publication: 1970 to 19??.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20709976

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jefferson News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89059456


The Jefferson Progress

Years of publication: 1934 to 19??.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19689190

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jefferson Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN89059202


Times Advertiser

Years of publication: 1966 to 1975.

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20360700

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Times Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN89059332

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Saint Charles Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Taft. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Saint Charles Parish: www.stcharlesparish-la.gov/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Taft) 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 Taft. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Taft

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9913, Longitude: -90.4481     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Taft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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