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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rockridge 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 Rockridge. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rockridge. Our list contains 9 papers that were published within 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> of Rockridge.

Newspapers Neighboring Rockridge ...

The following newspapers were published within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Rockridge.

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

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  • Iaeger - 5 miles [8 km] to the north
  • War - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast
  • Welch - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the east
  • Grundy (VA) - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest

Published In Iaeger [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Rockridge)

  The Industrial News  

Years of publication: 1923 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13223043

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Industrial News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092047


Published In War [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Rockridge)

 
  Big Creek Home News  

Years of publication: 1978 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048156

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Big Creek Home News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092089


Published In Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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 Grundy (VA) [Buchanan County (VA)]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Rockridge)

 
  Sandy Valley News  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32293262

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sandy Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079125

 
  The Star  

Years of publication: 194? to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 124095246

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060594

 
  The Virginia Mountaineer  

Years of publication: 1922 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32864278

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Virginia Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079224

 
  Virginia Mountaineer  

Years of publication: 1948 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 124095445

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginia Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060508

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3768, Longitude: -81.8268     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rockridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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