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Introduction ...

Below are 8 newspapers that have been published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Rock Creek. The list has been sorted by paper name.

  The Gulf Times  

Published in Sophia [Raleigh County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1977 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201277

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Catalog Card for The Gulf Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092273

 
  The Oceana Sun  

Published in Oceana [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416140

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Catalog Card for The Oceana Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092485

 
  The Raleigh County Gulf Times  

Published in Sophia [Raleigh County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1982 to 1986

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10339488

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Raleigh County Gulf Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN84008005

 
  The Sophia Weekly Review  

Published in Sophia [Raleigh County]    [Map]  

Published in 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196473

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Catalog Card for The Sophia Weekly Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092274

 
  The Whitesville News  

Published in Whitesville [Boone County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1946 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685882

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Catalog Card for The Whitesville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059552

 
  The Whitesville State-News  

Published in Whitesville [Boone County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685890

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Catalog Card for The Whitesville State-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059553

 
  The Wyoming Weekly News  

Published in Oceana [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1887 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14644597

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wyoming Weekly News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072092

  Wyoming Herald  

Published in Oceana [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1904

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416142

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wyoming Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092486

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8507, Longitude: -81.4518     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rock Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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