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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Marion 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 16 papers that were published in the immediate area of Marion. In addition, the list contains another 14 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Marion. In total, we've identified 30 papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Marion.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Marion ...

We know of 16 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Marion:

  Conservative Democrat  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30601808

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Conservative Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059317

 
  Marion News  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1926

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30601822

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion News

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059313

 
  Marion Record  

Years of publication: 1866 to 1870

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11837207

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025655

 
  Marion Times  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30499006

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059309

 
  Marion Weekly Times  

Years of publication: 1888 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30499024

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Weekly Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059310

 
  Neighbors  

Years of publication: 1936 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43461801

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Neighbors

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064497

 
  Smyth County News & Messenger  

Years of publication: 1995 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33139305

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Smyth County News & Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN95005517

 
  Smyth County News  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1995

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8014619

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Smyth County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN81006002

 
  The American  

Years of publication: 1913 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21236450

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The American

Holdings for: LCCN SN90069179

 
  The Harrisonian  

Years of publication: 1841 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13764679

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Harrisonian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071653

 
  The Marion Democrat  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30601783

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059314

 
  The Marion Ensign  

Years of publication: 1864 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21212213

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Ensign

Holdings for: LCCN SN90069182

 
  The Marion Herald  

Years of publication: 1869 to 1872

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21314860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN90069230

 
  The Marion Journal  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1881

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30499720

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059308

 
  The Southern Patriot  

Years of publication: 1871 to 1872

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21314951

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Patriot

Holdings for: LCCN SN90069231

 
  The Southern Star  

Years of publication: 1868 to 1870

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13764734

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071654

Newspapers Neighboring Marion ...

The following newspapers were published within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Marion.

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

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  • Rural Retreat - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east
  • Glade Spring - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west
  • Saltville - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west
  • Emory - 18 miles [29 km] to the west
  • Speedwell - 18 miles [29 km] to the east
  • Henderson - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west
  • Tazewell - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north
  • Damascus - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest

Published In Rural Retreat [Wythe County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of Marion)

  American Banner  

Years of publication: 1882 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 153930492

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the American Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060647

 
  Rural Retreat Times  

Years of publication: 1892 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31988326

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Rural Retreat Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079025


Published In Glade Spring [Washington County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Marion)

 
  The Glade Spring Citizen  

Years of publication: 1886 to 1898

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32253115

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Glade Spring Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079085


Published In Saltville [Smyth County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Marion)

 
  Saltville Progress  

Years of publication: 1959 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43272325

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Saltville Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064375

 
  Saltville Progress  

Years of publication: 1995 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 46450537

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Saltville Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN2001062404

 
  Southwest Progress  

Years of publication: 1976 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43272304

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southwest Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064421


Published In Emory [Washington County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Marion)

 
  The Emory Banner  

Years of publication: 1872 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12696823

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Emory Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN85034353


Published In Speedwell [Wythe County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Marion)

 
  Hootowl Holler  

Years of publication: 1935 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42453762

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Hootowl Holler

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066790

 
  The Jeffersonian  

Published in 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42899920

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jeffersonian

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066990


Published In Henderson [Washington County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Marion)

 
  Westminster  

Years of publication: 19?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38124124

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Westminster

Holdings for: LCCN SN97066048


Published In Tazewell [Tazewell County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Marion)

 
  Daily Republican  

Published in 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40991182

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daily Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066746

 
  Mountain Index  

Years of publication: 1886 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32265278

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Index

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079090

 
  Tazewell Republican  
Thumbnail for the Jan. 7, 1897 edition of the Tazewell Republican
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1897

Years of publication: 1892 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 32574652

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: Tazewell Republican

Holdings: LCCN SN95079154

ISSN Number: 2157-7994

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   793

Scanned issues:

Jan. 7, 1897  to  Dec. 19, 1912

Catalog of available issues


Published In Damascus [Washington County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest of Marion)

 
  The Backbone Star  

Years of publication: 1935 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31618967

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Backbone Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060172

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Smyth County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


The official website for Marion: www.marionva.org/

The official website for Smyth County: www.smythcounty.org/

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


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Marion. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Marion) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marion. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marion. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8388, Longitude: -81.5136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Marion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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