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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Wise 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 Wise. In addition, the list contains another 38 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Wise. In total, we've identified 43 papers within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Wise.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Wise ...

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

  Highland Cavalier  

Years of publication: 1954 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31956072

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Highland Cavalier

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079502

 
  The Liberal  

Years of publication: 1929 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 79877454

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Liberal

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060592

 
  The Vagabond Gazette  

Years of publication: 1928 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34901485

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Vagabond Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN96095030

 
  The Wise Gazette  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32602952

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wise Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079161

 
  The Wise News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015251

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wise News

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066737

Newspapers Neighboring Wise ...

The following newspapers were published within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Wise.

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

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Published In Norton [Norton City]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest of Wise)

  Crawford's Weekly  

Years of publication: 1919 to 1935

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 31475469

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Crawford's Weekly

Holdings for: LCCN SN94059439

 
  Crawford's Weekly  

Published in 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40278391

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Crawford's Weekly

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068222

 
  Norton Free Press  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015194

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Norton Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066703

 
  The Church Journal  

Years of publication: 1923 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40278339

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Church Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068284

 
  The Clinch Valley Baptist  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015613

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clinch Valley Baptist

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066708

 
  The Coalfield Progress  

Years of publication: 1924 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13866557

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coalfield Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86001691

 
  The Daily Progress  

Years of publication: 1912 to 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42243710

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daily Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066919

 
  The Lone Eagle  

Years of publication: 1939 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43065823

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lone Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066907

 
  The Norton Reporter And Miners Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1920

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34527622

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Norton Reporter And Miners Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096562

 
  The Norton Reporter  

Years of publication: 1915 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015329

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Norton Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066754

 
  The Salmagundi  

Published in 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43065813

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Salmagundi

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066930

 
  The Virginia Digest  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32685035

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Virginia Digest

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079187

 
  Wise County News  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015222

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wise County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066857


Published In Coeburn [Wise County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Wise)

 
  The Wise County Herald  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 41015294

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wise County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066729


Published In Appalachia [Wise County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Wise)

 
  Appalachia Independent  

Years of publication: 1920 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32600048

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Appalachia Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079158


Published In Jenkins (KY) [Letcher County (KY)]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Wise)

 
  The Jenkins Recorder  

Years of publication: 1921 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19451497

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jenkins Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN89058394


Published In Big Stone Gap [Wise County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Big Stone Gap Herald  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15305587

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Big Stone Gap Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87060149

 
  The Big Stone Gap Post  
Thumbnail for the Dec. 8, 1892 edition of the The Big Stone Gap Post
Dec. 8,
1892

Years of publication: 1892 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 18212148

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: The Big Stone Gap Post

Holdings: LCCN SN88061179

ISSN Number: 2157-4782

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   1370

Scanned issues:

Dec. 8, 1892  to  Dec. 20, 1922

Catalog of available issues

 
  The Big Stone Post  
Thumbnail for the Aug. 15, 1890 edition of the The Big Stone Post
Aug. 15,
1890

Years of publication: 1890 to 1892

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 15305688

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: The Big Stone Post

Holdings: LCCN SN87060150

ISSN Number: 2163-5498

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   88

Scanned issues:

Aug. 15, 1890  to  May 6, 1892

Catalog of available issues

 
  The Mountain Empire News  

Years of publication: 1978 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 166261922

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mountain Empire News

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060613

 
  The Post  

Years of publication: 1928 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33386628

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079301

 
  The Wise Owl  

Published in 1936

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43039247

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wise Owl

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066887


Published In Clintwood [Dickenson County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Wise)

 
  Clintwood Journal  

Years of publication: 1908 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32265085

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clintwood Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079094

 
  Clintwood News  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32280414

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clintwood News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079108

 
  Dickenson County Herald  

Years of publication: 1939 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32293333

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dickenson County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079130

 
  Dickenson County Moon  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32265121

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dickenson County Moon

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079093

 
  Dickenson County News  

Years of publication: 1918 to 1933

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32553647

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Dickenson County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079157

 
  Lonesome Pine  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16678345

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lonesome Pine

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064975

 
  The Cumberland Times  

Years of publication: 1966 to 1992

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40166931

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cumberland Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN98068247

 
  The Dickenson County Herald  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32293284

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dickenson County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079120

 
  The Dickenson County School Forum  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1934

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 80170482

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dickenson County School Forum

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060572

 
  The Dickenson Forum  

Years of publication: 1934 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32553509

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dickenson Forum

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079156

 
  The Dickensonian  

Years of publication: 1942 to 196?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32548866

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dickensonian

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079160

 
  The Mountaineer  

Years of publication: 19?? to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43336430

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064943

 
  The School Forum  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1926

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 80166887

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The School Forum

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060511


Published In Cromona (KY) [Letcher County (KY)]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Wise)

 
  Letcher County Community News-Press  

Years of publication: 1988 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17946512

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Letcher County Community News-Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN88061110

 
  The Letcher County Community Press  

Years of publication: 1960 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15057686

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Letcher County Community Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN87060007


Published In Saint Paul [Russell County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Wise)

 
  Clinch Valley Times  

Years of publication: 1958 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43583727

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clinch Valley Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064377

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The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.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 from Wise. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wise) 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 Wise. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wise

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wise. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9770, Longitude: -82.5804     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wise have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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