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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for South Ruffner 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 South Ruffner. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding South Ruffner. Our list contains 114 papers that were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of South Ruffner.

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 South Ruffner.  

Newspapers Neighboring South Ruffner ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of South Ruffner.

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

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  • Charleston - Less than 2 miles to the northwest
  • South Charleston - 5 miles [8 km] to the west
  • Dunbar - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Belle - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast
  • Chelyan - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast
  • Cross Lanes - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Saint Albans - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west
  • Nitro - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest
  • Peytona - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south

Published In Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the northwest of South Ruffner)

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 13 miles [20.9 km] of South Ruffner. 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 South Ruffner.  

Published In South Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the west of South Ruffner)

  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 Dunbar [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of South Ruffner)

 
  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 Belle [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of South Ruffner)

 
  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 Chelyan [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast of South Ruffner)

 
  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


Published In Cross Lanes [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Cross Lanes Record  

Published in 1975

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13323126

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cross Lanes Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092427


Published In Saint Albans [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Kanawha Democrat  

The first year of publication was in 1887, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 29741692

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Kanawha Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN94058006

 
  Kanawha Valley Democrat  

Years of publication: 1882 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898162

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Kanawha Valley Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059795

 
  St. Albans Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898166

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Albans Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059796

 
  St. Albans Express  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1881

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14755686

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Albans Express

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072115

 
  St. Albans Herald  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898172

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Albans Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059797

 
  St. Albans Nonpareil  

Years of publication: 1881 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898182

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Albans Nonpareil

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059798

 
  St. Albans Reporter  

Years of publication: 1896 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898191

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the St. Albans Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059800

 
  The Kanawha Independent  

Published in 1874

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898157

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kanawha Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059794

 
  The St. Albans Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1871 to 1878

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898186

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The St. Albans Pioneer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059799

 
  The St. Albans Times  

Years of publication: 1952 to 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898199

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The St. Albans Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059801


Published In Nitro [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest of South Ruffner)

 
  Kanawha Valley Leader  

Years of publication: 1944 to 1980

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898203

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Kanawha Valley Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059802


Published In Peytona [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south of South Ruffner)

 
  The Peytona Herald  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685877

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Peytona Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059551

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for South Ruffner. 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in South Ruffner. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Ruffner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Ruffner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3326, Longitude: -81.6187     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Ruffner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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