Prairie 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 Constitutional Union
City Des Arc
County Prairie
Beginning Date Nov. 16, 1860
Ending Date Aug. 5, 1861

Title Des Arc Citizen
City Des Arc
County Prairie
Beginning Date Nov. 13, 1858
Ending Date Mar. 23, 1869

Title Devalls Bluff Democrat
City Devalls Bluff
County Prairie
Beginning Date Jan. 4, 1945
Ending Date Nov. 29, 1962

Title Devalls Bluff Times
City Devalls Bluff
County Prairie
Beginning Date Jan. 6, 1955
Ending Date Jul. 28, 1994

Title Grand Prairie Herald
City Hazen
County Prairie
Beginning Date Jan. 3, 1913
Ending Date Dec. 22, 1955
Notes missing issues

Title Grand Prairie Herald
City Hazen
County Prairie
Beginning Date Apr. 25, 1963
Ending Date Feb. 24, 1966

Title Grand Prairie Herald
City Hazen
County Prairie
Beginning Date Jan. 6, 1975
Ending Date Apr. 5, 1990

Title Prairie County Democrat/Lonoke Democrat
City Lonoke
County Prairie
Beginning Date Aug. 10, 1872
Ending Date Dec. 13, 1979
Notes missing issues

Title Prairie County Observer
City Devalls Bluff
County Prairie
Beginning Date Mar. 19; Aug. 6, 1903
Notes fragments

Title White River Journal
City Des Arc
County Prairie
Beginning Date Aug. 15, 1907
Ending Date Nov. 14, 1991

Title White River Journal
City Des Arc
County Prairie
Beginning Date Aug. 4, 1994
Ending Date Nov. 16, 1995