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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Blacksburg 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 19 papers that were published in the immediate area of Blacksburg. In addition, the list contains another 10 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Blacksburg. In total, we've identified 29 papers within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Blacksburg.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Blacksburg ...

We know of 19 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Blacksburg:

Newspapers Neighboring Blacksburg ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Blacksburg.

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

  • View Our List ...

    • Published In Christiansburg [Montgomery County] ...
      • Montgomery Messenger (from 1869)
      • Montgomery News Messenger (from 1931)
      • Montgomery News (from 1924)
      • New Star (from 1860)

        • Years of publication:   1860 to 18??
        • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 21212121
        • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
        • Catalog Card for the New Star
        • Holdings for:   LCCN SN90069181
      • Radford News Journal (from 1995)
      • The News Messenger (from 1995)
      • The News (from 1993)

        • Years of publication:   1993 to 1995
        • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 28388646
        • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
        • Catalog Card for The News
        • Holdings for:   LCCN SN95079331
      • The Southwest (from 1867)
      • The Star And Herald
      • The Weekly Herald (from 1854)

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The official website for Blacksburg: www.blacksburg.va.us/

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montva.com/

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

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blacksburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2301, Longitude: -80.4277     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blacksburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 03 Apr 2020