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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for South Boston 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 5 papers that were published in the immediate area of South Boston. In addition, the list contains another 23 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded South Boston. In total, we've identified 28 papers within 20 miles [32.2 km] of South Boston.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In South Boston ...

We know of 5 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of South Boston:

  Halifax Gazette  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1963

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32335534

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The South Boston News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068317

Newspapers Neighboring South Boston ...

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

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

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Published In Halifax [Halifax County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north of South Boston)

  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 Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of South Boston)

 
  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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fork News

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066910


Published In Milton (NC) [Caswell County (NC)]    [Map]  

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

 
  Milton Gazette & Roanoke Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1823 to 1831

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11566149

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Milton Gazette & Roanoke Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN84020795

 
  Milton Intelligencer  

Years of publication: 1818 to 1821

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12617087

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Milton Intelligencer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85026811

 
  Milton Spectator  

Years of publication: 1831 to 1841

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11566269

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Milton Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN84020796

 
  Milton Times  

The first year of publication was in 1895, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24836762

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Milton Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068487

 
  The Caswell County News  

Years of publication: 1917 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24836677

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Caswell County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068490

 
  The Milton Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1885 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24836791

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068489

 
  The Milton Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1841 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11565865

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN84020794

 
  The Milton Gazette  

Years of publication: 1892 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24836751

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068485

 
  The Milton Herald  

Years of publication: 1898 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24839126

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068486

 
  The Milton News  

Years of publication: 1912 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24836715

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068491

 
  The Milton Spectator  

Years of publication: 1853 to 1854

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11566920

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Milton Spectator

Holdings for: LCCN SN84020797


Published In Clarksville [Mecklenburg County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the east of South Boston)

 
  Clarksville Clipper  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1889

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953473

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarksville Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068350

 
  Clarksville Tobacco Plant  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1886

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953449

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarksville Tobacco Plant

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068343

 
  Clarksville Virginian  

Years of publication: 1882 to 1885

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31499032

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarksville Virginian

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060156

 
  The Banner Of Truth  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953491

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Banner Of Truth

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068349

 
  The Clarksville News  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953263

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068347

 
  The Clarksville News  

Years of publication: 1890 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953668

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clarksville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068355

 
  The Mecklenburg Sun  

Years of publication: 1981 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43583795

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mecklenburg Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064428

 
  The Mecklenburg Times-Star  

Years of publication: 1912 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38953538

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mecklenburg Times-Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068342

 
  Tobacco Plant And Quid Nunc  

Years of publication: 1868 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 30963453

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tobacco Plant And Quid Nunc

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060094

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


The official website for South Boston: www.southboston.com/

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 in South Boston. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Boston) 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 South Boston. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Boston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Boston. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7144, Longitude: -78.9118     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Boston 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