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INDEX

Bakerville | Bartlett | Bells | Bellville | Benton | Blountville

Bluff City | Bolivar | Bon Air | Bradford | Brentwood | Bristol

Brownsville | Bruceton | Burns | Byrdstown

The following listings give the city of publication, the newspaper title,
the history of the publication, and the Library and Archives' holdings by date.

 
 

Bakerville (Humphreys)

Bakerville Review. Ag 20 1896 - ? w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ag 20 1896 - N 5 1903; Mr 3 - D 1904; [1908 - F 11 1909]
 
 
 
 

Bartlett (Shelbyville)

Bartlett Express. Je 15 1978 – present. bm.w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: June 15 1978 - present

 

Shelby Express Shopper. Ja ? 1986 - D 1988.  w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS:  Ja 1986 – d 1988
[Not available for interlibrary loan]
 
 
 
 

Bells (Crockett)

Crockett County Sentinel. 1895 ? - Ap 27 1983. w. Published in Alamo 1873 - 1895? Title varies: Crockett County Sentinel ? 1895 - ? 1932; Sentinel - pilot ? 1932 - ? 1934; Crockett County Sentinel ? 1934 - Ap 27 1983. Crockett Times (Alamo); Crockett County Sentinel (Bells) and Tri - County news (Friendship) are the same from August 16 1973 with only title difference. After 1978 only microfilmed Crockett Times (Alamo).
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 19, 26; D 24 1909; Jl 21 1916; Ap 16 1920; My 25; Jl 13, Ag 3-24 1923; Ap 11 1924; N 7 1940; Ag 10 1944; My 6 1948 - O 26 1950; Je 26 1956 - 1978.

 

Current Breeze. (Bells) ? 1891 - ? w.
Filmed with Crockett County Sentinel
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ja 8 1892
 
 
 
 

Bellville (Crockett)

Bellville Enterprise. Ap 16? 1875 - ? 1881 ? w.
Filmed with Crockett County Sentinel
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: My 19 1876
 
 
 
 

Benton (Polk)

Polk County Citizen.  O 12 ? 1928 - ? w.
Filmed with Polk County News
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 2, D 14, 21 1928

 

Polk County News. F 21 ? 1907 - Mr 17 1983. w.
Title varies: Polk County News - Gazette; Polk County News.
Merged with Charleston Calhoun Record (Charleston) to form Polk County News And Charleston Calhoun Record (Benton).
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [1910] [1913 - 1914] [1917 - 1983]

 

Polk County News And Charleston Calhoun Record. (Benton) Mr 24 1983 - Mr 20 1985 w.
Merged with Citizen Advance (Copperhill) to form Polk County News - Citizen Advance (Benton).
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Mr 24 1983 - Mr 20 1985

 

Polk County News - Citizen Advance. (Benton) Mr 27 1985 – present.  w.
Continues Citizen Advance (Copperhill), and Polk County News And Charleston Calhoun Record (Benton).
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Mr 27 1985 - present]

 

Polk County News - Gazette see Polk County News
 
 
 
 

Blountville (Sullivan)

Central Star.  ? 1879 - ? w.
Filmed with Bristol News (1865 - 1908)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Jl 26 1883

 

Sullivan County News.  ? 1944 – F 2001.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [F 24 1949 – F 2001]
 
 
 
 

Bluff City (Sullivan)

Sullivan County Developer.  ? 1907 - ? w.
Filmed with  Bristol News (1865 - 1908)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ja 23 1920
 
 
 
 

Bolivar (Hardeman)

Bolivar Bulletin. Ag 26? 1865 - Ap 13 1888.  w.
Continued by  West Tennessee Star.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: S 21 28, O 19 1865; 1866 - Ap 13 1888

 

Bolivar Bulletin. N 30 1888 - F 1 1946.  w.
Continued by West Tennessee Star. Merged with Hardeman County Times to become Bolivar Bulletin And Hardeman County Times, F 7 1946.
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 30 1888 - F 1 1946

 

Bolivar Bulletin And Hardeman County Times. F 7 1946 – present.  w.
Supersedes Hardeman County Times and Bolivar Bulletin (1888 - 1946).  Title varies (Bolivar Bulletin - Times).
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 7 1946 - present

 

Bolivar Free Press And Farmer’s Herald. Mr 8? 1834 - ? w.
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Mr 29 1834; Ja 14 1835

 

Bolivar Palladium. D 2 1829 - ? w.
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: D 2 1829; My 21 1830; Je 24 1831

 

Constitutional Defender.  N 1957 - ? m?
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 1957

 

Hardeman County Times.  Jl 30 1936 - Ja 31 1946.  w.
Merged with Bolivar Bulletin to form Bolivar Bulletin And Hardeman County Times.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Jl 30 1936 - Ja 31 1946

 

Hardeman Free Press  F 8 1895 - Ag 16 1918.  w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 8 1895 - Ag 16 1918

 

Union Banner.  Jl 31 1862 - ? w.
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Jl 31 1862

 

West Tennessee Democrat.  ? 1851 - ? w.
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Ap 12, 1854 - O 10 1855]

 

West Tennessee Star.  Ap 20 - N 23 1888.  w.
Continues Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888); continued by Bolivar Bulletin (1888 - 1946)
Filmed with Bolivar Bulletin (1865 - 1888)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ap 20 - N 23 1888
 
 
 
 

Bon Air (White)

Bon Air Hustler ? -?
Filmed with Sparta Expositor
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Jl 14 1919
 
 
 
 

Bradford (Gibson)

Bradford Gazette. 1928? - ? w.
Filmed with Trenton Miscellaneous Papers.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ag 2 1929; Je 6 13 27, Jl 4 - Ag 15 29, S 12 - O 3 1930; [Ap 10 - N 27 1931]
 
 
 
 

Brentwood (Davidson)

Brentwood Journal.  Je 3 1981 – present. w.
Continues Harpeth Herald.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Je 3 1981 - present

 

Diamond View.  ? 1990 – ? 1990.  ir.  (softball league paper)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS:Ap 3 – Ag 6 1990

 

Harpeth Herald.  N 10 1977 - My 27 1981.  w.
Continued by The Brentwood Journal.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 10 1977 - My 1981
 
 
 
 

Bristol (Sullivan)

Bristol Courier. S 8 1870 - ? w.
Filmed with Bristol Herald - Courier
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: S 15 - D 22 1870; [1871] F 16 1872; Ja 30 1873; Mr 16; Ag 3 1876; My 17 1888

 

 

Bristol Courier. 1888 – 1898.  d.
Merged with Daily Times and became Times - Courier
Filmed with Bristol Herald - Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: S 19, 26 1888; S 9 1890; [1891]; S 30 1892; Je 6 1893

 

Bristol Courier. 1900 – 1907.  d.
Continues Bristol Tribune And Times Courier. Merged with Bristol Herald (1903 - 1907) to form Daily Bristol Herald Courier.
Filmed with Bristol Herald Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ap 11 1902; Je 13 1906

 

Bristol Evening News. Mr ? 1890 - My ? 1912.  d.
Continues Daily News. Merged with Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald Courier to form Bristol News And Herald Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Ag 30 1890 - Ap 30 1912]

 

Bristol Gazette. 1863 - 1864?  w.
Continued by State Line Gazette (Bristol).
Filmed with Bristol News (1865 - 1908)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 18, Mr 24, 31; My 19 1864

 

Bristol Herald. Ag ? 1903 - F 4 1907.  d.
Merged with Daily Bristol Courier (1900 - 1907) to form Daily Bristol Herald Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [D 1 1905 - F 2 1907]

 

Bristol Herald Courier. F 5 1907 – present. d.
Supersedes Bristol Herald and Daily Bristol Courier (1900 - 1907). Sunday issues combined with Bristol Virginia - Tennessean Je 1 1952; Saturday issues combined with Bristol Virginia - Tennessean S 22 1973.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 5 1907 - 1915; My 27, Jl 1916 - present
[Issues from January 1952 - present not available for interlibrary loan]

 

Bristol News. Ag 9 1865 -1908?  w.
Continued by Holston Valley Farmer.
Title varies: News.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: S 15, 29 1865; My 18; S 28 1866 [1867 -1868]; 1869 - O 9 1882; My 1, 22, 29; Je 12; Ag 21 1883; Je 30; O 13 1885; S 18 1888; Ja 21 1890; Ja 23; O 16, N 9 1900; Jl 29 1902

 

Bristol News. Ja - Je 15 1925.  d.
Merged with Bulletin to form Bristol News Bulletin.
Filmed with Bristol News Bulletin LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Ja 22 1925 - Ap 13 1925]

 

Bristol News And Herald - Courier. ? - 1919? sw.
Supersedes Bristol Evening News and Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 15 1907, Jl - Ag 1912; Ja 1913 - Je 1915

 

Bristol News Bulletin. Je 16 1925 - Je 17 1949. d.
Supersedes Bulletin and Bristol News (1925)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Je 16 1925 - Je 17 1949

 

Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald. ? 1904 - F ? 1907.  sw.
United with Semi - Weekly Bristol Courier to form Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald Courier
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 9 1906 - Ja 1907

 

Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald Courier. F 15 1907 - My ? 1912. sw.
Supersedes Bristol Semi - Weekly Herald and Bristol Courier (? - 1907) sw. Merged with Bristol Evening News to form Bristol News And Herald Courier.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 15 1907 - 1911

 

Bristol Tribune and Times Courier. S 15? 1898 – 1900.  d.
Supersedes Times - Courier and Daily Tribune.. Continued by Bristol Courier (1900 - 1907) d.
Filmed with Bristol News (1865 - 1908?)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ja 1; Ap 20 1899

 

Bristol Tribune - Times - Courier see Bristol Tribune And Times - Courier

 

Bristol Virginia - Tennessean. O 16? 1949 – O 1984.  d.
Sunday issues combined with Bristol Herald Courier Je 1 1952; Saturday issues combined with Bristol Herald Courier S 22 1973.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: N 1 1949 – O 1984.

 

Daily News. 1890 – 1908. d. 
Continued by Bristol Evening News
Filmed with Bristol News (1865 - 1908)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: S 12, 18 1890; Je 18; Ag 1, 3, 4, 7; O 27 - 31 1891

 

Evening Herald Courier.  Ja 3? - Mr 24? 1950.  d.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ja 3 - Mr 24 1950
[Not available for interlibrary loan]
Evening News see Bristol Evening News
Knoxville Register. (Bristol) see Knoxville Register (Knoxville)
Monthly Souvenir.  ? 1872 - ? m.
Filmed with Bristol News.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: F 1876

 

News. 1857 - ? 1862 see Virginia and Tennessee News
State Line Gazette. 1865? – 1867.  w.
Continues Bristol Gazette.
Filmed with Bristol News.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Mr 9 1866 - Mr 20 1867]

 

Southern Advocate.  Mr 27 1862 - Mr ? 1863.  w.
Filmed with Bristol News
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: [Mr 27 1862 - Mr 12 1863]

 

Virginia and Tennessee News.  Ap 24? 1857 - ? 1862.  w.
Filmed with Bristol News (1865 - 1908)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Je 5 1857; Mr 5, Ap 23, My 21 1858; Je 3, 10 1859; Jl 13; D 5 1860
 
 
 
 

Brownsville (Haywood)

Brownsville Bee.  My 8 1868 - ? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Ja 22 1869

 

Brownsville Democrat. F 10 1875 - 1886? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Mr 31 1875; Ja 12 1876; Jl 27 1883

 

Brownsville States. 1870 - 1879? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: My 25 1876; S 26 1878

 

Brownsville Tribune. ? 1894 - ? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Je 13 1900

 

District Herald.  D 4 1838 - ? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: D 11 1838; O 31 1840

 

Southern Atlas.  Mr 21? 1860 - ? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: Jl 18 1860

 

States Democrat.  1868 - ? w.
Filmed with States - Graphic
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: O 5 1888; Ap 5 1894

 

States - Graphic.  1890? – present. w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: 1902 - 1908; Jl 20, 27 1917; 1934; 1936 - present
 
 
 
 

Bruceton (Carroll)

Twin City Times.  ? 1926 – 1938.  w.
Filmed with Tennessee Republican (Huntingdon)
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: D 9 1927
 
 
 
 

Burns (Dickson)

New Idea. S 1 1905 – 1938.  m.w.
Frequency varies: 1905 m.; Ja 1906 – w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: O 21 1919; N 9, 16, 1922 [Mr 22 1923 - O 28 1926] Ja 7; Ap 23; D 7 1931 [Ag 23 1934 - Mr 3 1938]
 
 
 
 

Byrdstown (Pickett)

Pickett County Press.  N 22 1962 – present.  w.
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES HOLDINGS: 1963 - present

 

 

Updated December 8, 2009