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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for West Union is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

The following list contains the names of 7 papers that were published in the immediate area of West Union. In addition, the list contains another 10 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded West Union. In total, we've identified 17 papers within 15 miles [24.1 km] of West Union.

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Newspapers Published In West Union ...

We know of 7 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of West Union:

  The Derrick-Herald  

Years of publication: 1900 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768416

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Derrick-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059608

 
  The Doddridge County Republican  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768425

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Doddridge County Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059609

 
  The Herald Record  

Years of publication: 1977 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768460

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Herald Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059612

 
  West Union Herald  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768430

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Union Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059610

 
  West Union Herald  

Years of publication: 190? to 1973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13681319

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Union Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092540

 
  West Union Observer  

Years of publication: 1874 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11117158

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Union Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN84037881

 
  West Union Record  

Years of publication: 1878 to 1977

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768446

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Union Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059611

Newspapers Neighboring West Union ...

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

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

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Published In Pennsboro [Ritchie County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west of West Union)

  The Pennsboro News  

Years of publication: 1893 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201870

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pennsboro News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092290


Published In Harrisville [Ritchie County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest of West Union)

 
  Cairo Standard  

Years of publication: 1947 to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201508

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cairo Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092293

 
  Ritchie Gazette And The Cairo Standard  

Years of publication: 1950 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201534

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Ritchie Gazette And The Cairo Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092294

 
  Ritchie Standard  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1947

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201498

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Ritchie Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092292

 
  The Gazette  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201288

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092291

 
  The Ritchie Gazette  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11275833

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ritchie Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN84038343

 
  The Ritchie Press  

Years of publication: 1859 to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14471520

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ritchie Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072056

 
  The West Virginia Star  

Years of publication: 1869 to 1873

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10679076

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Virginia Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026800


Published In Middlebourne [Tyler County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of West Union)

 
  The Tyler County News  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13291342

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tyler County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092369

 
  The West Virginia Echo  

Years of publication: 1889 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13291316

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Virginia Echo

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092363

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Union. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Union

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Union. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2964, Longitude: -80.7752     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Union have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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