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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Shock 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 Shock. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Shock. Our list contains 33 papers that were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> of Shock.

Newspapers Neighboring Shock ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Shock.

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

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  • Grantsville - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Gassaway - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast
  • Glenville - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast
  • Sutton - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast
  • Burnsville - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east

Published In Grantsville [Calhoun County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Shock)

  The Calhoun Chronicle And The Grantsville News  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12766699

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Calhoun Chronicle And The Grantsville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059589

 
  The Calhoun Chronicle  

Years of publication: 1883 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12766727

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Catalog Card for The Calhoun Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059591

 
  The Calhoun Signal  

Years of publication: 189? to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768397

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Catalog Card for The Calhoun Signal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059592

 
  The Grantsville News  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12766714

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Catalog Card for The Grantsville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059590

 
  Warren's Sunbeam  

Years of publication: 1881 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768408

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Catalog Card for the Warren's Sunbeam

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059593


Published In Gassaway [Braxton County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast of Shock)

 
  The Gassaway Era  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688832

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Catalog Card for The Gassaway Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059567

 
  The Gassaway Review  

Published in 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688882

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Catalog Card for The Gassaway Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059568

 
  The Gassaway Times  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688858

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Catalog Card for The Gassaway Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059569

 
  The News Record  

Years of publication: 1943 to 1945

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688887

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Catalog Card for The News Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059570


Published In Glenville [Gilmer County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast of Shock)

 
  Gilmer Banner Of Democracy  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12781056

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Catalog Card for the Gilmer Banner Of Democracy

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059635

 
  Gilmer County Review  

Years of publication: 1880 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14451002

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Catalog Card for the Gilmer County Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072055

 
  Gilmer Guardian  

Years of publication: 1979 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12788982

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Catalog Card for the Gilmer Guardian

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059638

 
  Glenville Crescent  

Years of publication: 1882 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12788987

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Catalog Card for the Glenville Crescent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059640

 
  The Gilmer Banner  

Years of publication: 1895 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12788653

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Catalog Card for The Gilmer Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059636

 
  The Gilmer County Republican  

Years of publication: 1933 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12788661

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Catalog Card for The Gilmer County Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059637

 
  The Gilmerite  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12788984

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Catalog Card for The Gilmerite

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059639

 
  The Glenville Democrat  

Years of publication: 1904 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10135501

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Catalog Card for The Glenville Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN83009959

 
  The Glenville Imprint  

The first year of publication was in 1898, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789004

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Catalog Card for The Glenville Imprint

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059641

 
  The Glenville Pathfinder  

Years of publication: 1892 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10135524

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Catalog Card for The Glenville Pathfinder

Holdings for: LCCN SN83009966

 
  The Glenville Signal  

Years of publication: 1889 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789033

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Catalog Card for The Glenville Signal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059642

 
  The Stranger  

Years of publication: 1898 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12789107

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Catalog Card for The Stranger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059643


Published In Sutton [Braxton County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Shock)

 
  Advocate-Herald  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688802

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Catalog Card for the Advocate-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059563

 
  Braxton Citizen's News  

Years of publication: 1976 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688668

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Catalog Card for the Braxton Citizen's News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059557

 
  Methodist Advocate  

Years of publication: 1915 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688783

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Catalog Card for the Methodist Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059562

 
  Methodist Episcopal Advocate  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688674

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Catalog Card for the Methodist Episcopal Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059558

 
  Methodist Layman's Herald  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688776

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Catalog Card for the Methodist Layman's Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059561

 
  The Braxton Central  

Years of publication: 1882 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688629

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Catalog Card for The Braxton Central

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059555

 
  The Braxton Democrat-central  

Years of publication: 1982 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688648

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Catalog Card for The Braxton Democrat-central

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059556

 
  The Tri-State Advocate  

Years of publication: 1928 to 1931

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688815

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Catalog Card for The Tri-State Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059564

 
  Western Virginia Christian Advocate  

Published in 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688684

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Catalog Card for the Western Virginia Christian Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059559

 
  Western Virginia Methodist Advocate  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688714

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Catalog Card for the Western Virginia Methodist Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059560


Published In Burnsville [Braxton County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Shock)

 
  The Burnsville Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1912 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889751

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Burnsville Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059565

 
  The Kanawha Banner  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1912

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688819

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kanawha Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059566

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shock. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7784, Longitude: -80.9665     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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