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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sandy 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 Sandy. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Sandy. Our list contains 102 papers that were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Sandy.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sandy.  

Newspapers Neighboring Sandy ...

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

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

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  • Charleston - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest
  • Clendenin - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast
  • South Charleston - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west
  • Belle - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south
  • Dunbar - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the west
  • Chelyan - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the south

Published In Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest of Sandy)

We know of 93 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Charleston. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Charleston.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 14 miles [22.5 km] of Sandy. This extended list includes all the papers from Charleston. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sandy.  

Published In Clendenin [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Sandy)

  West Virginia Herald  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898213

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Virginia Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059806


Published In South Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Sandy)

 
  South Charleston Advocate  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12926152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the South Charleston Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059858


Published In Belle [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Sandy)

 
  The Kanawha Citizen  

Years of publication: 1950 to 1955

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kanawha Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059793


Published In Dunbar [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the west of Sandy)

 
  Kanawha Valley News  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897809

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Kanawha Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059788

 
  The Dunbar Advance  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1931

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897805

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059787

 
  The Dunbar Advance  

Years of publication: 1937 to 1940

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897820

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059789

 
  The Dunbar News Advertiser  

Published in 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897829

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dunbar News Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059791

 
  The Times-Advance  

Years of publication: 1940 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897826

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times-Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059790


Published In Chelyan [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the south of Sandy)

 
  The Cabin Creek Courier  

Years of publication: 1937 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897803

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cabin Creek Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059786

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sandy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4093, Longitude: -81.5110     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sandy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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