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Local Newspapers for the Boyd Cemetery ...

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

Our newspaper information for the Boyd Cemetery is based on data supplied by 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 some surprises.


The following newspapers were published within 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> of the Boyd 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 Boyd Cemetery.

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  • Honaker - 5 miles [8 km] to the north
  • Lebanon - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Saltville - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east
  • Cleveland - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west
  • Glade Spring - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast
  • Richlands - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast
  • Abingdon - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south
  • Saint Paul - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the west
  • Damascus - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the south

Published In Honaker   [Russell County]     [Map]  

Honaker is located 5 miles [8 km] to the north of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Honaker Herald

- Published 1909 to 194?

The Honaker Press

- Published 1950 to 1957

The Honaker Times

- Published 1991 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Honaker.

Published In Lebanon   [Russell County]     [Map]  

Lebanon is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Lebanon News

- Published 1882 to the present

Russell Progress

- Published 1874 to 1876

The Bluegrass Enterprise

- Published 1929 to 1931

The Virginia Protectionist

- Published 1885 to 1889

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Lebanon.

Published In Saltville   [Smyth County]     [Map]  

Saltville is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Saltville Progress

- Published 1959 to 1980

Saltville Progress

- Published 1995 to the present

Southwest Progress

- Published 1976 to 1980

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Saltville.

Published In Cleveland   [Russell County]     [Map]  

Cleveland is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of the Boyd Cemetery

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

The Captain And The Kids

- Published 1937 to 1938

The Captain And The Kids

- Published 193? to 1936

The Clinch Valley Crow

- Published 1936 to 1937

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Cleveland.

Published In Glade Spring   [Washington County]     [Map]  

Glade Spring is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of the Boyd Cemetery

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

The Glade Spring Citizen

- Published 1886 to 1898

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Glade Spring.

Published In Richlands   [Tazewell County]     [Map]  

Richlands is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Richlands News-Press

- Published 1966 to the present

Richlands Press

- Published 1945 to 1966

Tazewell County Free Press

- Published 1976 to the present

The Clinch Valley News

- First year unknown, last issue in current

The News Progress

- Published 1930 to 1966

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Richlands.

Published In Abingdon   [Washington County]     [Map]  

Abingdon is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Abingdon Daily Virginian

- First year 1898, unknown end date

Abingdon Democrat

- Published 1856 to 1861

Abingdon Virginian

- Published 1901 to 1917

Abingdon Weekly Virginian

- Published 1883 to 1901

Daily Abingdon Virginian

- Published 189? to 1917

Little Tennesseean

- Published 1840 to 18??

South-Western Virginian

- Published 1839 to 184?

Southwest Examiner

- Published 1885 to 18??

The Abingdon Democrat

- First year 1899, unknown end date

The Abingdon Standard

- Published 1882 to 1890

The Abingdon Trade Journal

- Published 1882 to 18??

The Abingdon Virginian

- Published 1849 to 1883

- Scanned copies are available on-line

The Banner

- Published 1841 to 184?

The Citizen

- Published in 18??

The Democrat

- Published 1849 to 1856

The Holston Intelligencer And Abingdon Advertiser

- Published 180? to 18??

The Jacksonian

- Published 1843 to 1847

The Journal-Virginian

- Published 192? to 197?

The People's Friend

- Published in 1839

The Political Prospect

- Published 1811 to 18??

The Standard

- Published 1876 to 1882

The States-Rightsman

- Published 1840 to 1841

The Times

- Published in 1834

The Virginian

- Published 184? to 1849

The Washington County Forum

- Published 1935 to 1942

The Washington County Journal, Abingdon Virginian

- Published 1917 to 192?

The Washington Herald

- Published 1899 to 1900

Virginia Republican

- Published 1831 to 1834

Virginia Republican

- Published 1907 to 1930

Virginia Statesman

- Published 1834 to 1838

Washington County News

- Published 1948 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Abingdon.

Published In Saint Paul   [Russell County]     [Map]  

Saint Paul is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the west of the Boyd Cemetery

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

Clinch Valley Times

- Published 1958 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Saint Paul.

Published In Damascus   [Washington County]     [Map]  

Damascus is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the south of the Boyd Cemetery

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

The Backbone Star

- Published 1935 to 1937

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Damascus.

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Boyd Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9384, Longitude: -81.9426     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boyd Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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