News Editor

News Editor
The Huntsville Item
Huntsville, Texas

The Huntsville Item -- an award-winning newspaper in southeast Texas -- is seeking a self-motivated, driven and experienced writer to fill its news editor position. Reporting to the editor, this person will help guide a staff of reporters to provide strong community coverage in a thriving community. The job also entails daily planning, regular updating and management of our website and social media accounts, and some pagination.

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. This is a fast-paced newsroom in a competitive market on the edge of the Houston metropolitan area.

Huntsville is home to Sam Houston State University and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, so we are never short on interesting stories to report.

If this is what you’re looking for, email your resume, cover letter and samples to Editor Joseph Brown at