“Local Boy Done Good!”

Since: Feb 10

Location hidden

#1 Apr 3, 2013
My research has identified the following newspapers which serviced Colonial Beach, VA since 1878:

-Westmoreland Enterprises (1900's)
-Westmoreland Inquirer (1920's)
-Colonial Beach Progress (1902-)
-Colonial Beach Record (Late 1900's)
-Northern Neck News (1878-1939)
-Potomac Interest (1928)
-Southern Camp News (1908)

If any one has information on these newspapers or old copies/clippings, please bring them to the Museum.

I am trying to locate these newspapers archives but unfortunately I fear they have been lost to history.

Goose Creek, SC

#2 Apr 3, 2013
Potomac interest
OCLC#: 31499110
Published Weekly from 1928 to 19uu in Colonial Beach, Va.: Colonial Beach Press, Inc.,

Microfilm held by: Library of Virginia
Originals held by: Library of Virginia

Goose Creek, SC

#3 Apr 3, 2013

“Local Boy Done Good!”

Since: Feb 10

Location hidden

#4 Apr 4, 2013

That info was very helpful.

Roads of research seem to be leading to Richmond.

This is an essential part of researching the town so I dont believe I should put it off. I just dont like getting on the interstates.

Thanks again.


Washington, DC

#5 Apr 4, 2013
And now our newest member of the town council now services most men in the beach

White Stone, VA

#6 Apr 5, 2013
Redrum wrote:
And now our newest member of the town council now services most men in the beach

“Mother Blues”

Since: Dec 09

Colonial Beach and Wash DC

#7 Apr 6, 2013
Well my family was in DC but they were not on "C" St. in 1940. I recognize none of the names on that block from the '40 census. I could have saved almost a year by just reading the instructions :) Hackers have to hack, glad I didn't die in the interim. In DC the LCD is police precincts.

Here's yours from a golden oldie (June last year)


Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

King George Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Welcome To Colonial Beach Bill Board 2 hr My Opinion 16
CBHS Wins Again! 15 hr Dradots 1
Medical Center 23 hr Amanda 7
old cb families Fri County Resident 14
Legal Armed Robbery - May 21, 2014 Fri cbcitizen 7
who is the problem in tis town Nov 19 One who knows 11
Valda Foulds Nov 19 Baby Face Nelson 12
King George Dating
Find my Match

King George People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

King George News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in King George

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 7:54 pm PST