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Sanford, North Carolina
(Lee County)

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sanford 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 6 papers that were published in the immediate area of Sanford. In addition, the list contains another 40 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Sanford. In total, we've identified 46 papers within 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> of Sanford.

Newspapers Published In Sanford ...

We know of 6 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Sanford:

Newspapers Neighboring Sanford ...

The following newspapers were published within 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> of Sanford.

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

  • Published In Carthage [Moore County] ...
    • Moore Gazette (from 1881)
    • Moore Index (from 1879)
    • The Carthage Blade (from 1886)
    • The Carthaginian (from 1878)
    • The Moore County News (from 190?)
    • The Sand Clay Times (from 1922)
    • The Southern Protectionist (from 1888)
  • Published In Pittsboro [Chatham County] ...
    • Central Reflector (from 1832)
    • Chatham Citizen (from 189?)
      • The first year of publication was in 189?, with an unknown end date
      • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 25193794
      • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
      • Catalog Card for the Chatham Citizen
      • Holdings for:   LCCN SN92072940
    • Chatham Herald-Tribune (from 1984)
    • Chatham Observer (from 1901)
    • The Chatham County Herald (from 1977)
    • The Home (from 188?)
      • Years of publication:  188? to 1889
      • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 25194337
      • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
      • Catalog Card for The Home
      • Holdings for:   LCCN SN92072934
    • The Pittsboro Herald (from 1972)
  • Published In Lillington [Harnett County] ...
  • Published In Robbins [Moore County] ...
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Published In Siler City [Chatham County] ...
      • Siler City Leader (from 1892)
      • The Chatham News (from 1924)
      • The Messenger (from 189?)
      • The Siler City Grit (from 1904)
    • Published In Southern Pines [Moore County] ...
    • Published In Angier [Harnett County] ...
    • Published In Apex [Wake County] ...
    • Published In Spring Lake [Cumberland County] ...
      • Bragg Briefs (from 1969)

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

The official website for Sanford:

The official website for Lee County:

The official website for State of North Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sanford) 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 Sanford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SanfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sanford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4794, Longitude: -79.1781    






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