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Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
MediaOne, L.L.C. - The Monitor
Email: 
jsnn@aol.com
Location: 
Mabank

MediaOne, L.L.C., located in Mabank, Texas, about an hour southeast of Dallas is looking for a veteran reporter for their four community newspapers published each week.

As a member of our editorial staff, a candidate should possess:

• Experienced and knowledgeable writing skills
• Page pagination experience with InDesign a plus
• Social media experience
• Professional, dependable and outgoing manner and attitude
• Organized and detail oriented
• Good attendance history
• Digital camera and Photoshop experience
• Over 18 years of age
• Reliable transportation
• Ability to work nights and weekends if required
• Ability to be contacted to cover assignments

If this position interests you, please email your resume with three (3) hard news stories you have written to:

jsnn@aol.com

Newspaper

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Sports Editor
Company: 
The Baytown Sun
Email: 
david.bloom@baytownsun.com
Location: 
Baytown, Texas

The Baytown Sun, located about 30 miles east of Houston, needs a sports editor.
This position requires game and event coverage, writing sports-related stories, laying out pages and photography. The person also needs to be an adept headline writer and proofreader and a copy editor. Strong knowledge of InDesign and PhotoShop and social media proficiency required.
The Baytown Sun offers benefits including health, vision and dental insurance, two weeks paid vacation and 401K. To join our team, send a letter of interest, resume, three writing samples and three page design samples to david.bloom@baytownsun.com.

Photojournalist/Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Photojournalist/Editor
Company: 
The Killeen Daily Herald
Email: 
rosef@kdhnews.com
Location: 
Killeen, Texas

PHOTOJOURNALIST/EDITOR

The Killeen (Texas) Daily Herald is looking for an experienced photojournalist/editor to shoot photos and videos for news, sports, features and special sections. The photography expectation is for the photojournalist/editor to shoot at least an average of 10 assignments or breaking news events per week in this full-time position. The photojournalist/photo editor will work Tuesday through Saturday and meet with other editors at budget meetings and attend weekly newsroom planning meetings.

The photojournalist/editor must be skilled in management to oversee assignments and expenses for freelance photographers.

The photojournalist/editor must monitor and respond to breaking news, as well as help plan visuals for a variety of coverage.

The photojournalist/editor must have newspaper photography experience and video photography and editing skills. The job candidates must be skilled and accurate in getting detailed information for photo captions and copy blocks.

Job candidates must have their own transportation and camera and reside in, or move to, the Herald coverage area. The Herald is in Central Texas and covers Killeen, Harker Heights, Copperas Cove, Fort Hood and Nolanville.

Please email your resume and samples of your published news photos to Managing Editor Rose Fitzpatrick. Please put PHOTOJOURNALIST/PHOTO EDITOR in the subject field of the email. If you need clarification of this information, you can call Fitzpatrick at 254-501-7469.

Copy editor

Category: 
Design
Other Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Copy editor
Company: 
The Lufkin Daily News
Email: 
jpownall@lufkindailynews.com
Location: 
Lufkin, Texas

The Lufkin Daily News is seeking a versatile team player for its universal desk to edit copy and design pages. Ideal candidate should have a journalism degree and be comfortable juggling news, sports, lifestyle and entertainment content. The candidate must work well under pressure and have the ability to meet tight deadlines, yet be flexible enough to adjust to changing situations. This job requires working nights, weekends and some holidays. Only applicants that provide PDFs or web links to published work will be considered.

The Lufkin Daily News is a 12,500-circulation daily newspaper nestled between four national forests in Deep East Texas. Nearby rivers and reservoirs provide endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. The position offers paid vacation and sick time, 401(k) and health benefits. A college degree in journalism and experience at a daily or weekly newspaper is preferable.

Reporter

Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
The Delta Democrat-Tmes
Email: 
jalverson@ddtonline.com
Location: 
Greenville, Mississippi

Seeking Reporter

The Delta Democrat-Times in Greenville, Miss., seeks a full-time news reporter with high energy, moxie and strong writing skills.

The job requires beat coverage with the ability to break news and write compelling features. The successful candidate will cover government and write general assignment and enterprise articles. The reporter must be able to see the big picture and to report and craft prize-winning stories.

Candidates must have excellent interviewing skills, solid news judgment and the ability to cultivate sources. The successful candidate also will have basic photography skills and layout and design ability using Quarkxpress.

A bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field and prior reporting experience, preferably at a daily newspaper, are required.

To apply to work for our award-winning newspaper, send a resume, cover letter and five published clips to: jalverson@ddtonline.com.

Position includes vacation, 401k, health insurance and your standard package of holidays. Pay is 22-26k based on experience. We are an Emmerich Newspapers property; a Mississippi-owned-and-operated, three-generation family company with a track record of success.