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Introduction ...

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

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

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Providence. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Providence. Our list contains 18 papers that were published within 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> of Providence.

Newspapers Neighboring Providence ...

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

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

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Published In Brookneal [Campbell County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest of Providence)

  Union Star  

Years of publication: 1912 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15802174

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Union Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN94002516

 
  Union Star  

Published in 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41156145

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Union Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066715


Published In Charlotte Court House [Charlotte County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast of Providence)

 
  Moldavia Register  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 35818115

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Catalog Card for the Moldavia Register

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096642

 
  The Charlotte Gazette  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11633904

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Catalog Card for The Charlotte Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025300

 
  The Statesmen  

Years of publication: 194? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31881317

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Catalog Card for The Statesmen

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079013


Published In Drakes Branch [Charlotte County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the east of Providence)

 
  The Charlotte Gazette  

Years of publication: 1920 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31880972

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Charlotte Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079009


Published In Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Providence)

 
  The Fork News  

Years of publication: 1937 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 44512646

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fork News

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064994

 
  The Fork News  

Years of publication: 1936 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43442140

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Catalog Card for The Fork News

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066910


Published In Halifax [Halifax County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest of Providence)

 
  The Record-Advertiser And The Week-end  

Years of publication: 1927 to 197?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13854134

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Record-Advertiser And The Week-end

Holdings for: LCCN SN86071706


Published In South Boston [Halifax County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the south of Providence)

 
  Halifax Gazette  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1963

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32335534

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Catalog Card for the Halifax Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079542

 
  News & Record  

Years of publication: 1974 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10688267

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Catalog Card for the News & Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN84005212

 
  The Gazette-Virginian  

Years of publication: 1963 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42940299

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Catalog Card for The Gazette-Virginian

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066947

 
  The News  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34630914

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Catalog Card for The News

Holdings for: LCCN SN96094026

 
  The South Boston News  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38590877

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Catalog Card for The South Boston News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068317


Published In Chase City [Mecklenburg County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the southeast of Providence)

 
  Chase City Clipper  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1887

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953504

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chase City Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068348

 
  Chase City Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1876

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11604967

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chase City Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025231

 
  Chase City Progress  

Years of publication: 1888 to 1985

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32382367

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Catalog Card for the Chase City Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079100

 
  The News-Progress  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43714744

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News-Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064427

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Providence. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9374, Longitude: -78.8195     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Providence have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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