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Oxford, Mississippi
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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Oxford 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 20 papers that were published in the immediate area of Oxford. In addition, the list contains another 32 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Oxford. In total, we've identified 52 papers within 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> of Oxford.

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 Oxford.  

Newspapers Published In Oxford ...

We know of 20 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Oxford:

Newspapers Neighboring Oxford ...

The following newspapers were published within 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> of Oxford.

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

  • Published In Water Valley [Yalobusha County] ...
  • Published In Sardis [Panola County] ...
  • Published In Batesville [Panola County] ...
  • Published In Bruce [Calhoun County] ...
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • Published In Coffeeville [Yalobusha County] ...
    • Published In Ecru [Pontotoc County] ...
      • The Ecru Echo (from 1915)
    • Published In Holly Springs [Marshall County] ...
      • We know of 32 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Holly Springs. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Holly Springs
      • We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> of Oxford. This extended list includes all the papers from Holly Springs. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Oxford

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Lafayette County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

The official website for Oxford:

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oxford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oxford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oxford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3641, Longitude: -89.5233       In this case, the coordinates for Oxford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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