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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Blocton 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 Blocton. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Blocton. Our list contains 17 papers that were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> of Blocton.

Newspapers Neighboring Blocton ...

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

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

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  • Williamson - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast
  • Inez (KY) - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Holden - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east

Published In Williamson [Mingo County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Blocton)

  The Labor Review  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048027

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Labor Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092082

 
  The Mingo Democrat  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1936

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048032

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mingo Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092083

 
  The Mingo Republican  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048038

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mingo Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092084

 
  The Progressive West Virginian  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048059

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Progressive West Virginian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092086

 
  The Williamson Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048056

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Williamson Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092085

 
  Williamson Daily News  

Years of publication: 1913 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12120688

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Williamson Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85007371


Published In Inez (KY) [Martin County (KY)]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Blocton)

 
  East Kentucky Sun  

Years of publication: 1989 to 1992

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19272635

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the East Kentucky Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN89058387

 
  The Martin Countian And The Mercury  

Years of publication: 1989 to 1990

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18994442

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin Countian And The Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN89058003

 
  The Martin Countian  

Years of publication: 1975 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14439559

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin Countian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86069646

 
  The Martin County Mercury  

Years of publication: 1971 to 1985

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125451

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin County Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN85007399

 
  The Martin County Sun  

Years of publication: 1992 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 26341026

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin County Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN92003409

 
  The Martin County Times  

Years of publication: 197? to 198?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14439502

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin County Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86069647

 
  The Martin County-Tug Valley Mountain Citizen  

Years of publication: 1990 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24883060

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin County-Tug Valley Mountain Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN91099405

 
  The Martin Mercury  

Years of publication: 1970 to 1971

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14440433

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Martin Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN86069648

 
  The Mercury  

Years of publication: 1985 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14440267

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN86069649

 
  The Pride  

Published in 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18211816

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pride

Holdings for: LCCN SN88061180


Published In Holden [Logan County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Four Wing News  

Years of publication: 1942 to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13001240

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Four Wing News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092013

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blocton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7968, Longitude: -82.3421     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blocton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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