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Police/Courts Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Police/Courts Reporter
Company: 
Denton Media Company
Email: 
sean.mccrory@dentonrc.com
Location: 
Denton, TX

The Denton Record-Chronicle, located in the booming underground music capital of Texas, is seeking an experienced, hard-working reporter to fill a critical vacancy in our newsroom. We currently have an opening for a police/courts reporter but are looking for a candidate equally comfortable and competent in any beat. Ideal candidates will have experience in database reporting and be comfortable working with social media and crowd sourcing. As well, we're looking for a reporter who, coming in, knows how to tell a compelling, well-sourced story and is able to hit the ground running in scrutinizing complex subject matters and explaining them in easy-to-understand terms. Interested applicants should forward published clips, a resume and cover letter to Executive Editor Sean McCrory at sean.mccrory@dentonrc.com.

General Assignment Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
General Assignment Reporter
Company: 
Port Lavaca Wave
Email: 
rstapp@plwave.omc
Location: 
Port Lavaca

Do you want to work in the fun and sun and enjoy beach life? The Port Lavaca Wave might just be the right place for you. The Wave is searching for a general assignment reporter to join its news team. The right candidate will be able to cover a little bit of everything, from meetings to spot news to features to sports. Photography skills and multimedia skills are helpful. The Wave is a weekly newspaper in the Texas Gulf Coast town of Port Lavaca and covers all of Calhoun County. Submit your résumé, cover letter, and work samples to Ross Stapp, The Port Lavaca Wave, P.O. Box 88, Port Lavaca, TX 77979 or email rstapp@plwave.com. No phone calls please.

Sports/News Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Sports/News Reporter
Company: 
The Henderson News
Email: 
publisher@thehendersonnews.com
Location: 
Henderson, TX

The Henderson News is looking for a sports/news reporter. We’re seeking a motivated, hard-working individual eager to take on all aspects of sports and some news assignments.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with reporting experience in one or both areas, as well as familiarity with photography, page layout/design and the web.
Henderson is located in Rusk County approximately 35 miles from Longview and Tyler.
Compensation is based upon experience, plus benefits. Submit a resume, writing samples, and references to publisher at thehendersonnews.com.

News Reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
News Reporter
Company: 
Victoria Advocate
Email: 
ccobler@vicad.com
Location: 
Victoria, Texas

We have an opening for a breaking news reporter at the Victoria Advocate, which was just named the best in the state in the annual Texas APME content. You're the right reporter if you love digging for stories and are comfortable telling and producing them in multiple platforms. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. We are a progressive, family-owned company that sees the opportunities for growth. Located in South Texas about 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, our daily newspaper is close to the beach and the big, fun cities of Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Houston. To join our team, send your resume, work samples and cover letter to the Victoria Advocate, attention Editor Chris Cobler at ccobler@vicad.com or mail to 311 E. Constitution, Victoria, TX 77901.

 

Sports Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Sports Editor
Company: 
Pleasanton Express
Email: 
nwilkersonholmes@pleasantonexpress.com
Location: 
Pleasanton

Hello

We are searching for a Sports Editor. Our current editor just was hired at a daily and we are delighted for him.

Award-winning weekly newspaper is looking for an experienced sports reporter to cover five high schools in the local area. Our newspaper is one of the largest non-metropolitan weeklies in the state of Texas and is located just 37 miles outside San Antonio. The right candidate will be great at developing relationships with coaches and players, a solid writer who can write on deadline and is strong on social media. A background with video/digital media could make you a leading candidate.
The successful candidate will oversee sports coverage for the Pleasanton Express a weekly newspaper with a 7,000 circulation. Candidates must be dedicated to producing a quality sports section with balanced and in-depth coverage. Degree in journalism or related field or equivalent experience. Excellent photography skills and knowledge of photoshop. Proficient in the use of Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, to design the sports section on a weekly basis. Be available for coverage of night and weekend games. Please send resume and sports writing samples to nwilkersonholmes@pleasantonexpress.com. Website is www.pleasantonexpress.com