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Job Bank

The TPA Job Bank is updated as positions become available. Listings are free for any job seeker and for ​ all TPA members. Listings from non-member newspapers are $25 each. Job Listings will remain on the ​site for 30 days or until notified to remove. E-mail job listings to: jobbank@texaspress.com or fax to 512-477-6759. Questions? Call 512-477-6755.

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Buy, Sell or Trade

Online ads for newspapers and newspaper equipment are posted here as a free service to members. Non-member newspapers and out-of-state newspapers can place ads for $25 for two months. Email ads along with a billing address.

 

Newspaper for sale

The Monitor in Naples, a weekly newspaper of 1,160 circulation is for sale by owners. Established in 1886 in Morris County, the newspaper covers the cities of Naples and Omaha, as well as adjoining Titus, Cass and Bowie counties. The Monitor is located 18 miles east of Mount Pleasant, 50 miles west of Texarkana and 45 miles north of Longview. Recent growth in the area includes the Northeast Texas Community Col­lege, Best Fender Products operations at three locations in and around Mt. Pleasant and the reopening of U.S. Steel at Lone Star and the region shows future economic potential. Associated with the newspaper since 1954 and owners since 1970, Morris and Melba Craig are seeking new owners to continue the newspaper's tradition and history. For more information, contact them at melbacraig988@yahoo.com, themonitor@valornet.com or call 903-897-2281. (01-26-2021)

Newspaper for sale

Weekly community newspaper for sale. Established for 11 years and located in La Porte, Texas in Harris County. Easy access to Houston and Galveston. Newspaper of record for the cities of La Porte, Shoreacres, Morgan’s Point and Seabrook. Lots of industry in this area with tourism and rapid growth. New residential areas being built in several areas with more to come. In the LPISD school district. Combined population of over 48,000 residents.
Great web presence and social media pages established. Outstanding growth potential makes this a real opportunity with a very small investment.
Call or Text Rebecca Collins at 281-907-3140; email us at editor@bayareaobserver.com. Check us out at bayareaobserver.com or facebook.com/thebayareaobserver. (04-29-2020)

Newspaper group for sale

Three weekly newspapers for sale. Total circulation of 23,000 in Tarrant County. Continuously published by the same family since 1958. Staff in place and office available. bo@suburban-newspapers.com. (01-14-2020)

Newspaper for sale

Longtime publisher ready to retire - wishes to sell weekly newspaper in small Central Texas town. Real estate available. Contact Mark Grear, 254-932-6450. (12-09-2019)

Newspaper ownership opportunity

Have you always wanted to own a business near Austin, but not deal with Austin prices and traffic? Two weekly newspapers outside of Austin (one more than 100 years old) bringing in $550K+ could be yours. We have vibrant growth, an incredible website presence, and a great staff to help you through the transition. I’m ready to retire, but this is not a giveaway. Serious offers only. Let’s talk.
publish1903@gmail.com. (09-16-2019)

Newspaper for sale

The Hamlin Herald is a weekly newspaper founded in 1905. We are located about 45 miles North of Abilene, TX with several small communities surrounding us. Call or Text Rudy Martinez at 325-576-3606 or email at pipernews@sbcglobal or check out on our new website at www.hamlinherald and we are also on facebook. (posted 10-03-2018)

Newspaper for sale

Senior Newspaper Startup Opportunity - Magnolia Market continues to grow and draw nationwide visitors to Waco. Equipment/files $24,000 negotiable. 
Waco boasts 30 Senior Living Centers that provide excellent news content. Please contact me to discuss - Bill Foster, 254-756-0347, billfoster@bfawaco.com (10052020)

Suburban Newspaper Group near Houston

Group of five well established weekly newspapers for sale. Circulation varies from 1000 to 25,000. These papers serve growing communities around Houston. Staff, circulation and printing department are in place for a new owner. Commercial printing department and real estate also available. Sale due to health of present owner. A rare opportunity in a desirable part of Texas. For details, email grafikshop@sbcglobal.net or call 713-252-8000.

Equipment, supplies for sale

4 Muller Martini 227 inserters available. 2 – 8/1 and 2 – 12/1 with electronic drives. Inserters equipped with in-line ink jet heads, can be used with low or high voltage. Currently located in Shelbyville, KY, removed from plant in Maine. Contact Joyce Ford at jmford@lcni.com or call 502-513-1107. (10092020)

Film equipment

Price negotiable / contact Mac McKinnon 254-485-3680 
1. 35 mm AE-1 Canon, w/ a 1:1.7, 55 mm uv-haze filker, lens cover and a weathered case
2. 35 mm Minolta 50 mm. W/ 1:1.7 lens and a 49 mm skylight filter, complete with a 2800 Minolta flash
3. 35 mm Minolta X-700, 200 35-205 zoom 1:3.5-4.5 and with a motor drive and a HOYA 55 mm + 2 lens C/R 55 attachments, cables, cords and a ridged handle for camera
4. 35 mm Zeiss-Ikon 1:2.8 45 mm with Honeywell flash and leather case (case needs to be re-sewn)
5. Approximately 50 filters, filter carrying cases, 1 micro lens, carrying straps, factory information cards
6. 1 1948 Kodak 620 Duaflex Camera. It has seen better days. (09092020)

Equipment, supplies for sale

Attention all print operations! We are selling CTP plate chemicals for Southern Lithoplate plates. All containers are five gallons and have not been opened. Inventory includes: Six containers of Plate Finisher, three containers of Violet Stabilizer and twelve containers of Fountain Solution. Our cost is over $1,600 but we will sell for $1,000 for all. If interested, please contact Dan Moore at publisher@thehendersonnews.com or call 903-657-2501 for more information or to purchase. (07082020)

Equipment to Buy:


Equipment for Sale:

Newspaper established in 1933 offers old equipment: 11x15 Snapper Press, Larger Paper Cutter, Mixed Large Wood Type, 11 Cases of dumped Lead Type, Saw for cutting lead casts, Can of lead skimmings; 24” Pedal Perforator. Later Equipment: 1250W Letter Press w/fairly complete Parts Machine, 11x17 Itec; Addressing Machine, which uses 2x4 stencils—drawers and a few stencils; Late 50s Large Metal Executive Desk, Large Metal Secretary Desk and Side Table; Metal Office Chair. Various Computers used since going offset in 1963. Pictures Available.  Louis Stas, The Wheeler Times, Wheeler, Texas, wtimes@windstream.net.