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Alley Cemetery
(Carroll County, Virginia)


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Local Newspapers for the Alley Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Alley Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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

Our newspaper information for the Alley Cemetery is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained a some surprises.

Newspapers Neighboring the Alley Cemetery ...

The following newspapers were published within 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> of the Alley Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Alley Cemetery.

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  • Fries - 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest
  • Galax - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south
  • Hillsville - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east
  • Wytheville - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest
  • Independence - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest
  • Pulaski - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast
  • Rural Retreat - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west

Published In Fries   [Grayson County]     [Map]  

Fries is located 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest of the Alley Cemetery

The following paper was published in Fries. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Grayson News   (Published in 19??)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Fries.


Published In Galax   [Galax City]     [Map]  

Galax is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Galax. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Galax Gazette   (Published 1937 to 1993)

Galax Post Herald   (Published 1908 to 195?)

Grayson-Carroll Gazette   (Published 1924 to 1936)

The Gazette   (Published 1994 to the present)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Galax.


Published In Hillsville   [Carroll County]     [Map]  

Hillsville is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Hillsville. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Carroll Weekly News   (Published 1870 to 1875)

Hillsville Virginian   (Published 1871 to 1894)

The Carroll News   (Published 1920 to the present)

The Hillsville News   (Published 1894 to ????)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Hillsville.


Published In Wytheville   [Wythe County]     [Map]  

Wytheville is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Wytheville. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Bland County Messenger   (Published 19?? to the present)

Inside Motorsports   (Published 1993 to 2001)

South West Virginia Enterprise   (Published 1870 to 2002)

South West Virginia Enterprise   (Published 1870 to 18??)

The Republican And Virginia Constitutionalist   (Published 1844 to 1855)

The Wither-Wane   (Published 1912 to the present)

The Wytheville Journal   (Published 1893 to 1895)

Virginia Alliance News   (Published 1891 to 1895)

Wythe County News   (Published 1925 to 19??)

Wythe Journal   (Published 1840 to 1842)

Wytheville Community Collegian   (Published 1968 to 1976)

Wytheville Dispatch, Jr.   (Published 1875 to 18??)

Wytheville Enterprise   (Published 2002 to the present)

Wytheville Republican   (Published 184? to 18??)

Wytheville Telegraph   (Published 185? to 186?)

Wytheville Times   (Published 1856 to 18??)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Wytheville.


Published In Independence   [Grayson County]     [Map]  

Independence is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Independence. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Grayson Ensign   (Published in 1873)

Grayson Gazette   (Published 1885 to 1924)

Grayson Journal   (Published 1886 to 1920)

The Declaration   (Published 1980 to the present)

The Grayson Clipper   (Published 1874 to 1885)

The Grayson Star   (Published 1959 to 19??)

The Grayson Sun   (Published 1921 to 19??)

The Mountain News   (Published 1860 to 1861)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Independence.


Published In Pulaski   [Pulaski County]     [Map]  

Pulaski is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Pulaski. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The News-Review   (Published 1892 to 1909)

The Southwest Times And News-Review   (Published 1909 to 1922)

The Southwest Times   (Published 1922 to the present)

The Southwest Times   (Published 1906 to 1909)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Pulaski.


Published In Rural Retreat   [Wythe County]     [Map]  

Rural Retreat is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west of the Alley Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Rural Retreat. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

American Banner   (Published 1882 to 18??)

Rural Retreat Times   (Published 1892 to 1918)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Rural Retreat.

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The official website for Carroll County: www.co.carroll.va.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7843, Longitude: -80.9156     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Alley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Alley Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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