Jackson County Newspapers

The newspaper collection includes files of about 3000 titles published at some 250 different places in Arkansas, 1819 to present. In addition to papers featuring state and local news, there are also religious, professional and special interest publications. The newspaper catalog lists publications by city, county and title.

Title Arkansas Statesman
City Jackson
County Jackson
Beginning Date Jun. 14, 1873
Ending Date Sept. 6, 1873

Title Herald /Evening Herald/Newport Herald
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Feb. 6, 1897
Ending Date Oct. 24, 1904

Title Jackson County Democrat
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Apr. 10, 1936
Ending Date Aug. 2, 1956

Title Jackson County Democrat
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Nov. 21, 1957
Ending Date Feb. 28, 1963

Title Jackson County Herald
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date May 2, 1889
Ending Date Oct. 12, 1901

Title Jackson County Tribune
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Nov. 13, 1896

Title Jacksonport Era
City Jacksonport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Feb. 17, 1866
Ending Date Mar. 31, 1866

Title Jacksonport Herald
City Jacksonport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Mar. 2, 1867
Ending Date Nov. 11, 1882

Title Newport Daily Independent
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Apr. 29, 1901
Ending Date Aug. 27, 1996
Notes missing issues

Title Newport Evening News
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Feb. 24; Sept. 17, 1900

Title Newport Evening News
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Oct. 22, 24, 25, 1904

Title Newport Weekly Independent
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Apr. 16, 1901
Ending Date Dec. 31, 1965
Notes missing issues

Title Newport Weekly Independent
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Sept. 7, 1972
Ending Date Feb. 10, 1977
Notes missing issues

Title Swifton Sentinel
City Swifton
County Jackson
Beginning Date Dec.23, 1910

Title Tuckerman Record
City Tuckerman
County Jackson
Beginning Date Jan. 1926
Ending Date Sept. 13, 1989

Title Weekly/Semi-Weekly News
City Newport
County Jackson
Beginning Date Aug. 29, 1877
Ending Date Sept. 27, 1884