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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Covington 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 Covington. In addition, the list contains another 43 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Covington. In total, we've identified 49 papers within 21 miles [33.8 km] of Covington.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Covington ...

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

  Alleghany Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1883 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30797493

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alleghany Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059338

 
  Covington Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1908 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 49800664

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Catalog Card for the Covington Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN2002061857

 
  Covington Virginian  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34328075

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Covington Virginian

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096521

 
  The Alleghanian  

Years of publication: 1939 to 1940

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42902290

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Catalog Card for The Alleghanian

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066888

 
  The Alleghany Tribune  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18595570

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Catalog Card for The Alleghany Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN88061223

 
  Virginian Review  

Years of publication: 1989 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39856077

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginian Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068098

Newspapers Neighboring Covington ...

The following newspapers were published within 21 miles [33.8 km] of Covington.

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

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Published In Clifton Forge [Alleghany County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Covington)

  Clifton Forge And Iron-Gate Review  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1892

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30790713

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clifton Forge And Iron-Gate Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059339

 
  Clifton Forge Review  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30790921

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clifton Forge Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059337

 
  Clifton Forge Virginian  

Years of publication: 1897 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31505525

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Catalog Card for the Clifton Forge Virginian

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060162

 
  Hoot Owl  

Years of publication: 1938 to 1940

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42909221

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Catalog Card for the Hoot Owl

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066927

 
  The Alleghany Highlander  

Years of publication: 198? to 1989

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10957577

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Catalog Card for The Alleghany Highlander

Holdings for: LCCN SN84008817

 
  The Alleghany News  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 60805943

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Catalog Card for The Alleghany News

Holdings for: LCCN SN2005061588

 
  The Daily Review  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34273822

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Catalog Card for The Daily Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096525

 
  The Voice Of '86  

Years of publication: 1935 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42909244

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Voice Of '86

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066956


Published In Hot Springs [Bath County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Homestead News  

Years of publication: 1924 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 166344251

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Catalog Card for the Homestead News

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060691

 
  Spectator  

Years of publication: 195? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 56138325

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Catalog Card for the Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN2004061542

 
  The Tattler  

Years of publication: 1938 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43319983

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Catalog Card for The Tattler

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066862


Published In White Sulphur Springs (WV) [Greenbrier County (WV)]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Covington)

 
  The Ashford News  

Years of publication: 1943 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19580474

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ashford News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89077822

 
  The Ashford News  

Years of publication: 1943 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9283867

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Catalog Card for The Ashford News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092432

 
  The Lee Week Herald  

Published in 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 35303154

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Catalog Card for The Lee Week Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN96906618

 
  The Swallow  

Years of publication: 192? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 36100796

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Catalog Card for The Swallow

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096597

 
  The Telegraph  

Years of publication: 1915 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789466

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Telegraph

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059668

 
  The White Sulphur Echo  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 35303169

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Catalog Card for The White Sulphur Echo

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096615

 
  White Sulphur Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1968

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789328

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Catalog Card for the White Sulphur Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059656

 
  White Sulphur Springs Star  

Years of publication: 1962 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789318

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the White Sulphur Springs Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059657


Published In Warm Springs [Bath County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast of Covington)

 
  Bath County Enterprise, News And Herald  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33153287

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bath County Enterprise, News And Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079261

 
  Bath County Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1918 to 1971

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33153465

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Catalog Card for the Bath County Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079262

 
  Bath County Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33153216

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Catalog Card for the Bath County Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079270

 
  The Bath News  

Years of publication: 1894 to 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32838504

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bath News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079214


Published In Fincastle [Botetourt County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the south of Covington)

 
  Fincastle Democrat  

Years of publication: 1834 to 1858

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11578574

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fincastle Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025105

 
  Fincastle Mirror  

Years of publication: 1823 to 1825

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13711637

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fincastle Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071587

 
  Fincastle Weekly Democrat  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10979923

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Catalog Card for the Fincastle Weekly Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN84024666

 
  Herald Of The Valley  

Years of publication: 1820 to 1823

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 4633493

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Catalog Card for the Herald Of The Valley

Holdings for: LCCN SN83026162

 
  The Botetourt County News And The Fincastle Herald  

Years of publication: 1964 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40169435

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Botetourt County News And The Fincastle Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068372

 
  The Botetourt Weekly News  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1880

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39072011

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Catalog Card for The Botetourt Weekly News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068365

 
  The Fincastle Express  

Published in 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30772900

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fincastle Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN94055794

 
  The Fincastle Herald  

Years of publication: 187? to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11048662

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fincastle Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85000735

 
  The Fincastle Herald  

Years of publication: 1866 to 1870

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685228

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Catalog Card for The Fincastle Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85034348

 
  The Fincastle Weekly Advertiser  

Published in 1801

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 4770009

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Catalog Card for The Fincastle Weekly Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN83026154

 
  The Herald Of Virginia, And Fincastle Weekly Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1800 to 1801

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10091531

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald Of Virginia, And Fincastle Weekly Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN83026155

 
  The Mirror  

Years of publication: 1825 to 1829

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13711672

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071588

 
  The Southern Express  

The first year of publication was in 1862, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32058895

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN94051799

 
  Valley Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1860 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30930075

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Valley Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059381

 
  Virginia Herald  

Years of publication: 1870 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11581896

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginia Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025127

 
  Virginia Patriot  

Years of publication: 1829 to 1834

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13711708

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginia Patriot

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071589


Published In New Castle [Craig County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the south of Covington)

 
  Craig Camp Crier  

Years of publication: 1937 to 1938

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 44495907

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Craig Camp Crier

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064597

 
  The Bob Cat  

Years of publication: 1938 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 44616500

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bob Cat

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064705

 
  The Bushwhacker  

Published in 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 44188336

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bushwhacker

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064520

 
  The New Castle Record  

Years of publication: 1885 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17206693

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The New Castle Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN87056758

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The official website for Covington: www.covington.va.us/

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Covington. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7935, Longitude: -79.9939     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Covington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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