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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Powhatan 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 Powhatan. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Powhatan. Our list contains 16 papers that were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Powhatan.

Newspapers Neighboring Powhatan ...

The following newspapers were published within 14 miles [22.5 km] of Powhatan.

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

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  • Keystone - Less than 2 miles to the northwest
  • Matoaka - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east
  • Welch - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west
  • Mullens - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north
  • Bluefield - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast
  • Pineville - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest

Published In Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the northwest of Powhatan)

  The McDowell Times  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032822

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092050


Published In Matoaka [Mercer County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Powhatan)

 
  The Mercer Recorder  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1934

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041673

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mercer Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092070


Published In Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west of Powhatan)

 
  McDowell Recorder  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032827

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the McDowell Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092048

 
  The McDowell Republican  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032821

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092049

 
  The Welch Daily News  

Years of publication: 1923 to 2002

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032831

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Welch Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092051


Published In Mullens [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Powhatan)

 
  The Mullens Advocate  

Years of publication: 1913 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13805394

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mullens Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092488


Published In Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Powhatan)

 
  Bluefield Daily Telegraph  

Years of publication: 1893 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8232043

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092065

 
  Bluefield Evening Leader  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041608

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Evening Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092066

 
  Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1957

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041646

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092068

 
  Mountain Mirror  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041621

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092067

 
  Sunset News-Observer  

Years of publication: 1957 to 1972

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041651

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sunset News-Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092069

 
  The Sunday Telegraph  

Published in 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13717780

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sunday Telegraph

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092560

 
  Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder  

Years of publication: 1932 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041684

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092071


Published In Pineville [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Powhatan)

 
  The Gilbert Times  

Years of publication: 1985 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416137

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gilbert Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092484

 
  The Independent-Herald  

Years of publication: 1912 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416136

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092483

 
  Wyoming Mountaineer  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416147

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wyoming Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092487

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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 stretches from Powhatan. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Powhatan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Powhatan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4007, Longitude: -81.4204     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Powhatan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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