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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rocky Mount 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 12 papers that were published in the immediate area of Rocky Mount. In addition, the list contains another 1 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Rocky Mount. In total, we've identified 13 papers within 9 miles [14.5 km] of Rocky Mount.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Rocky Mount ...

We know of 12 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Rocky Mount:

  Franklin Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33356001

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079291

 
  Franklin Times  

Years of publication: 1888 to 1894

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34540631

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096577

 
  The County News And Franklin Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1929 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33356036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The County News And Franklin Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079292

 
  The Franklin County Times  

Years of publication: 1968 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43440609

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin County Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064440

 
  The Franklin Gazette  

Years of publication: 1876 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32826681

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN95070212

 
  The Franklin Gazette  

Years of publication: 1937 to 1967

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38947227

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068337

 
  The Franklin News-Post And Franklin Chronicle  

Years of publication: 193? to 1950

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33356063

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin News-Post And Franklin Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079288

 
  The Franklin News-Post  

Years of publication: 1950 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33374560

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Franklin News-Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079289

 
  The Lonesome Pine  

Years of publication: 1936 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16677986

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lonesome Pine

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066971

 
  The Rocky Mount-a-neer  

Published in 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43335798

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Rocky Mount-a-neer

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066966

 
  The Times-Democrat  

Years of publication: 1894 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34540667

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096578

 
  The Virginia Monitor  

Published in 1876

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12802967

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Virginia Monitor

Holdings for: LCCN SN85026951

Newspapers Neighboring Rocky Mount ...

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

Published In Ferrum [Franklin County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest of Rocky Mount)

  Ferrum College Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1965 to 1987

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 25812386

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Ferrum College Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN2002061976

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


The official website for Rocky Mount: www.rockymountva.org/

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Rocky Mount. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rocky Mount) 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 Rocky Mount. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rocky Mount

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Mount. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0044, Longitude: -79.8854     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rocky Mount have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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This page was last modified: 16 Oct 2018
By John Hall