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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Bedford 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 Bedford. In addition, the list contains another 10 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Bedford. In total, we've identified 16 papers within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Bedford.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Bedford ...

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

  Bedford Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11059153

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bedford Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN84006797

 
  Peaks Of Otter Camp Fire  

Years of publication: 193? to 1938

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43638662

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Peaks Of Otter Camp Fire

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066942

 
  The Bedford Bulletin-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1961 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15645664

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bedford Bulletin-Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060144

 
  The Bedford Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32523759

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bedford Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079146

 
  The Southern Star  

Years of publication: 1938 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43461583

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066962

 
  The Spirit Of '76  

Years of publication: 1935 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43042822

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Spirit Of '76

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066938

Newspapers Neighboring Bedford ...

The following newspapers were published within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Bedford.

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

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  • Moneta - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest
  • Buchanan - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest
  • Big Island - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast

Published In Moneta [Bedford County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest of Bedford)

  Smith Mountain Eagle  

Years of publication: 1985 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 29741075

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Smith Mountain Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN94002334

 
  Stone Mountain Echo  

Years of publication: 1939 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43668487

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Stone Mountain Echo

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064448


Published In Buchanan [Botetourt County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Bedford)

 
  Buchanan Advocate And Commercial Gazette  

Years of publication: 1835 to 1836

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34186329

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Buchanan Advocate And Commercial Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096513

 
  Buchanan Commercial Journal  

Years of publication: 1839 to 1840

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13684218

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Buchanan Commercial Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071562

 
  Buchanan Standard  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1892

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39072059

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Buchanan Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068364

 
  The Buchanan Banner  

Years of publication: 1897 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 60423282

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Buchanan Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN2005061501

 
  The Buchanan News  

Years of publication: 190? to 1973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32547458

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Buchanan News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079149

 
  The News  

Years of publication: 1905 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32553574

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079152

 
  Virginia Manufacturer  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31452868

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginia Manufacturer

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060147


Published In Big Island [Bedford County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Bedford)

 
  The Wise-Cracker  

Years of publication: 1936 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31619060

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wise-Cracker

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060169

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


The official website for Bedford: www.ci.bedford.va.us/

The official website for Bedford City: www.co.bedford.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bedford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3343, Longitude: -79.5231     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bedford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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By John Hall