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Floyd, Virginia

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Floyd 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 1 papers that were published in the immediate area of Floyd. In addition, the list contains another 19 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Floyd. In total, we've identified 20 papers within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Floyd.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Floyd ...

We know of only one newspaper that was published in the Floyd area:

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    • The Floyd Press (from 1891)

Newspapers Neighboring Floyd ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Floyd.

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

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    • Published In Woolwine [Patrick County] ...
      • Rocky Hollow (from 1939)
      • The Knob (from 1940)
    • 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)
    • Published In Ferrum [Franklin County] ...
    • Published In Stuart [Patrick County] ...
      • Normal Review (from 1890)

        • The first year of publication was in 1890, with an unknown end date
        • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 34457957
        • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
        • Catalog Card for the Normal Review
        • Holdings for:   LCCN SN96095003
      • The Bull Mountain Bugle (from 1969)
      • The Enterprise (from 1910)
      • The Observer (from 1938)
      • The Patrick Press (from 1884)
      • The Stuart Enterprise (from 1890)

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Floyd) 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 Floyd. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Floyd

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Floyd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9112, Longitude: -80.3202     [Map].






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