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Canyon in Randall County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

“The Canyon News”

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, May 3, 2012
1. The Canyon News Marker
Inscription. First city newspaper, the “Echo,” was printed 1889. The “Stayer” (1896), later renamed “Randall County News,” was predecessor of the “News.”

Clyde W. Warwick, editor 45 years, 1910-1955. Won awards for outstanding weekly 1942, 1950. Special Edition (1949) was rated nation's best. Troy Martin became editor 1960.
 
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 10.)
 
Location. 34° 58.724′ N, 101° 55.72′ W. Marker is in Canyon, Texas, in Randall County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue and 15th Street, on the right when traveling east on 5th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 5th Avenue, Canyon TX 79015, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Smith Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Randall County World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Randall County Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Randall County (about 400 feet away); First National Bank Building (about 400 feet
The Canyon News Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 3, 2012
2. The Canyon News Marker
away); Presbyterian Church Building (about 500 feet away); City of Canyon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Wagon Yard (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Canyon.
 
Also see . . .  The Canyon News. (Submitted on June 5, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Communications
 
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By Bill Kirchner, May 3, 2012
3. The Canyon News
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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