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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rockport 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 Rockport. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rockport. Our list contains 22 papers that were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> of Rockport.

Newspapers Neighboring Rockport ...

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

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

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Published In Hundred [Wetzel County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Rockport)

  Tri-Bora News Review  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306396

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tri-Bora News Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092417

 
  Wetzel Independent  

Years of publication: 1896 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306385

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetzel Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092416


Published In Cameron [Marshall County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north of Rockport)

 
  Cameron Free Press  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1877

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11055505

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Catalog Card for the Cameron Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN84037802

 
  The Cameron News  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1975

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13148640

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Catalog Card for The Cameron News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092213

 
  The Star-Tribune  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13148646

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Catalog Card for The Star-Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092214


Published In Clarington (OH) [Monroe County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the west of Rockport)

 
  Clarington Enterprise And Monroe County Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1867 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17165840

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clarington Enterprise And Monroe County Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075241

 
  The Clarington News  

Years of publication: 1918 to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17165834

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Catalog Card for The Clarington News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075240


Published In New Martinsville [Wetzel County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the west of Rockport)

 
  Evening Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1906

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306222

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Catalog Card for the Evening Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092402

 
  New Martinsville News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1906

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306216

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Catalog Card for the New Martinsville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092403

 
  The Bald Hornet  

Years of publication: 1912 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306205

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Catalog Card for The Bald Hornet

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092404

 
  The Democrat  

Years of publication: 1877 to 1880

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306311

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Catalog Card for The Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092409

 
  The Labor Vindicator  

Years of publication: 1872 to 1876

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11202822

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Catalog Card for The Labor Vindicator

Holdings for: LCCN SN84038202

 
  The Messenger  

Years of publication: 1876 to 1885

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306291

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Catalog Card for The Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092406

 
  The New Martinsville Messenger  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306294

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The New Martinsville Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092407

 
  The Wetzel Democrat  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306330

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Catalog Card for The Wetzel Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092410

 
  The Wetzel Volunteer  

Years of publication: 1887 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306375

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetzel Volunteer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092415

 
  The Wetzel-Star  

Years of publication: 1928 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306488

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wetzel-Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092414

 
  Weekly Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306287

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Catalog Card for the Weekly Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092401

 
  Wetzel Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1979 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306335

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetzel Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092411

 
  Wetzel County Independent  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1872

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306342

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetzel County Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092412

 
  Wetzel Independent  

Published in 1933

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306349

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetzel Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092413

 
  Wetzel Republican  

Years of publication: 1888 to 1979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13306299

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wetzel Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092408

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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 begins in Rockport. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rockport) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockport. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7076, Longitude: -80.5812     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rockport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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