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The location of Brush Creek

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Brush Creek 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 Brush Creek. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Brush Creek. Our list contains 98 papers that were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> of Brush Creek.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Brush Creek.  

Newspapers Neighboring Brush Creek ...

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

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

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  • Peytona - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east
  • Danville - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest
  • Madison - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest
  • Belle - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast
  • Chelyan - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the east
  • South Charleston - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north
  • Charleston - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast
  • Dunbar - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north

Published In Peytona [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east of Brush Creek)

  The Peytona Herald  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685877

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Peytona Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059551


Published In Danville [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Brush Creek)

 
  Coal River Press  

Published in 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685865

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Coal River Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059550

 
  Danville Progress  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Danville Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059549


Published In Madison [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Brush Creek)

 
  Coal Valley News  

Years of publication: 1925 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9395264

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Coal Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN83007395

 
  The Boone Democrat  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688992

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boone Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059545

 
  The Boone Frontier  

Years of publication: 1970 to 1976

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685839

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boone Frontier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059546

 
  The Coal River Republican  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685855

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coal River Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059547

 
  The Madison Recorder  

Years of publication: 1922 to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685846

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Madison Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059548


Published In Belle [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Kanawha Citizen  

Years of publication: 1950 to 1955

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kanawha Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059793


Published In Chelyan [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the east of Brush Creek)

 
  The Cabin Creek Courier  

Years of publication: 1937 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897803

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cabin Creek Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059786


Published In South Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north of Brush Creek)

 
  South Charleston Advocate  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12926152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the South Charleston Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059858


Published In Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Brush Creek)

We know of 93 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Charleston. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Charleston.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Brush Creek. This extended list includes all the papers from Charleston. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Brush Creek.  

Published In Dunbar [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Brush Creek)

 
  Kanawha Valley News  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897809

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Kanawha Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059788

 
  The Dunbar Advance  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1931

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897805

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059787

 
  The Dunbar Advance  

Years of publication: 1937 to 1940

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897820

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059789

 
  The Dunbar News Advertiser  

Published in 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897829

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar News Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059791

 
  The Times-Advance  

Years of publication: 1940 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897826

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059790

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Boone County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brush Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1437, Longitude: -81.7554     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brush Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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