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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rock 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 Rock Creek. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rock Creek. Our list contains 8 papers that were published within 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> of Rock Creek.

Newspapers Neighboring Rock Creek ...

The following newspapers were published within 9 miles [14.5 km] of Rock Creek.

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

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  • Danville - Less than 2 miles to the southeast
  • Madison - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast
  • Peytona - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east

Published In Danville [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Rock 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 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast of Rock 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 Peytona [Boone County]    [Map]  

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Rock Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Rock Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rock Creek) 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 Rock Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rock Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1010, Longitude: -81.8475     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rock Creek have been estimated.

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