Weekly newspaper seeking talented reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
Midlothian Mirror
Email: 
tsmith@waxahachietx.com
Location: 
Midlothian, TX

The Waxahachie Daily Light and Midlothian Mirror have an immediate opening for a do-it-all reporter to cover the ever-growing Midlothian community.
This reporter will be responsible for highlighting the achievements of Midlothian ISD and community members, while also serving as a watchdog to hold city leaders accountable. The position will primarily be responsible for providing content to be featured in the Midlothian Mirror, a weekly publication of the Waxahachie Daily Light.
Those with aspirations to lead a sports, crime or features desk are encouraged to apply.
Advanced working knowledge of AP Style, social media platforms, and a 21st-century approach to storytelling are preferred. Recent college graduates with prior collegiate or other newsroom experience will be considered.
Midlothian is located fewer than 30 miles from downtown Dallas and Fort Worth and has a population of roughly 37,000. The reporter will work out of the Waxahachie Daily Light office, located at 200 West Marvin in Waxahachie.
Please email a resume and 3-5 of your best clips to managing editor Travis Smith, tsmith@waxahachietx.com.