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Boone Newspapers Inc.

Employment Opportunities
Start here; go anywhere... Do your career goals exceed your current position? Are you self-motivated, willing to work hard as part of a team to grow professionally as you help our organization grow and succeed? Want to work in a newspaper and community media organization that has confidence in our industry and is investing its future? Find out if you fit a company with a strong track record of developing people, newspapers and communities. At Boone Newspapers we have excellent opportunities in advertising, news and for those who seek to become publishers. Excellent pay, bonus, benefits. Send inquiries to BNI Vice President Kevin Cooper at kevin.cooper@natchezdemocrat.com.



ALABAMA


Andalusia Newspapers, Inc.
The Andalusia Star-News

General Assignment/Sports Reporter
The Andalusia Star-News seeks a general assignment and sports reporter to join its staff. The job offers applicants a chance to practice exclusively local community journalism -- in the form of news writing, sports writing, photography and design. Our newsroom produces five print editions each week, along a quarterly lifestyles magazine, several annual magazines, and a web site. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company and other companies.,

Andalusia, which was named Alabama's top town in a ranking of small cities across America, is a haven for those who love the outdoors.

Send resume with clips or links to stories and other examples of your work to Michele Gerlach, michele.gerlach@andalusiastarnews.com.




Greenville Newspapers, LLC
The Greenville Advocate

Managing Editor
The Greenville Newspapers, LLC seeks a talented professional to join its award-winning team as a marketing consultant.

The successful candidate will provide solutions to the marketing needs of area businesses. A professional attitude, strong work ethic and the desire to be successful are musts. Opportunity includes competitive salary plus commission/bonus package and comprehensive benefits including BCBS, dental, profit sharing, 401k and paid vacation. To apply, EMAIL resume and a minimum of three professional references to Tracy Salter, publisher, The Greenville Advocate, . No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews. Greenville Newspapers LLC seeks an energetic and self-motivated managing editor to join its award-winning staff. The position offers a chance to practice exclusively local community journalism -- in the form of news writing, sports writing, opinion writing, photography and design -- along with a fast-paced newsroom that produces five newspapers, a quarterly lifestyles magazine and several annual niche publications.

Candidates must be proficient in all areas of reporting, editing, photography and pagination. This position requires a love of community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be proficient InDesign and Photoshop. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company. Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Greenville, which was recognized as one of the top small towns in the nation in 2001, is located just an hour south of Montgomery and is home to the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail's Cambrian Ridge.

Send resume, work samples and references to Greenville Newspapers LLC, publisher Tracy Salter at tracy.salter@greenvilleadvocate.com.

Selma Newspapers, Inc.
The Selma Times-Journal

Reporter
Serving one of the nation's most historic cities, The Selma Times-Journal is actively seeking qualified candidates for open reporter positions. Perfect for the recent college graduate, this position will provide the opportunity to sharpen your skills, gain valuable experience and work in an environment that only Alabama's Queen City can provide. This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits and a chances for advancement within our newspaper and company with top performance. Qualified candidates will be those with strong writing skills and be familiar with Adobe Creative Suite and Macintosh computers. Please send cover letter, non-returnable resume and clips to Justin Averette, editor, The Selma Times-Journal, justin.averette@selmatimesjournal.com. No phone calls please.


Shelby County Newspapers, Inc.
The Shelby County Reporter

General Assignment Reporter

Shelby County Newspapers, Inc., a media company that publishes award-winning newspapers, magazines and websites in Alabama's most prosperous and fastest-growing county, is seeking a general assignment reporter.

This position includes beat and general assignment reporting, feature writing and some photography. Quality of life here is as good as it gets and opportunity for advancement--with our company and others-- is nearly limitless.

This full-time opportunity offers competitive salary and benefits. Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays and paid sick leave.

Our products include:

  • The Shelby County Reporter, a weekly newspaper with a daily online focus. The Reporter has won the Alabama Press Association's top editorial award in its category for the last eight years.
  • The Alabaster Reporter and Pelham Reporter, weekly newspapers with a daily online focus.
  • Shelby Living and Hoover's Magazine, award-winning, monthly lifestyle magazines.

Qualifications:

  • Solid writing, researching and interviewing skills
  • Fluency in AP style and strict adherence to grammar rules
  • Valid driver's license, car insurance and a vehicle
  • Impeccable time management and organization
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred
  • Competency in photography and social media preferred

To apply: Email resume and writing samples to General Manager Katie McDowell at Katie.mcdowell@shelbycountyreporter.com or call 205-669-3131.



Inside Sales Consultant

If you are an experienced inside salesperson or a fast-learning, phone friendly person, we want to talk to you! Our dynamic media company has an immediate need for an inside sales consultant.

Qualified applicants should be goal oriented, team players, well-organized and trainable. The ability to sell across several different media platforms is essential.

Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, aggressive commission and bonus plan, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave. Shelby County Newspapers, Inc., an award-winning media company experiencing dramatic growth, publishes three hyperlocal community newspapers, two monthly lifestyles magazines, several niche products, and a variety of websites and other digital media.

To apply, please EMAIL a resume, cover letter, references and earnings expectations using INSIDE SALES CONSULTANT as the subject line to: daniel.holmes@shelbycountyreporter.com No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted directly for interviews.



Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc.
The Alexander City Outlook

Writer
Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc. based in Alexander City, Ala., has an exciting position available in our award-winning magazine division. TPI publishes three monthly regional lifestyle magazines: Lake, Lake Martin Living and Elmore County Living. We are looking for an excellent, accurate feature writer who works well under deadline pressures. Experience with Word, good photography skills, InDesign, Exel and social media experience required. We seek an energetic and enthusiastic editorial person with great face-to-face communication skills who can work into an editing role during the coming year. Send resume and writing samples to editor@lakemartinmagazine.com.

Copy Desk
Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc., headquartered in Alexander City, Ala., is seeking an experienced journalist to help drive a universal copy desk. Our operation features an award-winning daily newspaper and four weekly publications in markets that surround beautiful Lake Martin. The ideal candidate will have a flare for design and possess strong writing and editing skills. Above all, a top-notch proofreader is needed to make our staff complete. We are looking for a person who can effectively communicate with others in multiple locations, while multi-tasking and juggling deadlines. If this kind of challenge sounds like it was written with you in mind, we want to hear from you. Send resume, design samples and a letter of interest to Mitch Sneed at mitch.sneed@alexcityoutlook.com.


Troy Publications, Inc.
The Troy Messenger

Sports Editor
Do you love sports? The (Troy, Ala.) Messenger, an award-winning small daily and part of Boone Newspapers Inc., has an immediate opening for a sports editor. We cover it all, from Division 1A athletics at Troy University to state championship high school programs. This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits, the chance to live in a college town and the opportunity to advance within the newspaper and the company. Qualified candidates will have passion for sports, strong interviewing and writing skills, experience with Adobe Creative Suite and experience using social media to promote coverage. Photography or video skills are a plus. Send resumes with clips or a link to your online portfolio to Stacy G. Graning, Publisher, at stacy.graning@troymessenger.com. No phone calls, please.

Graphic Designer
Troy Publications Inc. is seeking a graphic designer to join our creative team. We produce an award-winning daily community newspaper, a vibrant website, a bimonthly lifestyle magazine and a number of niche and specialty publications. Ideal candidates will be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and have experience designing effective print and online marketing. This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits, as well as opportunities to advance. Send resumes with clips or a link to your online portfolio to Stacy G. Graning, Publisher, at stacy.graning@troymessenger.com. No phone calls, please.




MINNESOTA


Albert Lea Newspapers, Inc.
The Albert Lea Tribune

Editor
The Albert Lea Tribune, a daily newspaper in southern Minnesota, seeks a journalist with strong skills in writing, editing and page design. Website and photography skills are a plus. A degree in journalism or related field is preferred.

The person in this position must not be afraid to ask hard questions and stand as a watchdog for the community. The position will cover spot news, city, county, state and national government, as well as crime, courts and other features as needed. This is a full-time, 40-hour-per-week position with a great benefits package. The Tribune produces award-winning content, has a strong team and takes great pride in our work.

Area lakes and a wonderful sense of community make Albert Lea a pleasant city in which to live.

Submit your resume, references and five writing clips to Managing Editor Sarah Stultz, Albert Lea Tribune, 808 W. Front St., Albert Lea MN 56007 or send email to sarah.stultz@albertleatribune.com with the subject line "Reporter."



MISSISSIPPI


Brookhaven Newsmedia, LLC
The Daily Leader

News Reporter
We have an immediate opening for a news reporter in one of Mississippi's best small towns.

The Daily Leader is a five-day-a-week, award-winning daily newspaper with a history of community building. Our reporters are involved in all aspects of news gathering, from covering city and county government to police beats to human-interest stories, and maybe even an occasional sports story. You will have the opportunity to lay out and design pages, take photographs, work with our website, have input in the editorial content of the newspaper and be a part of the community in which you live.

Applicants should have previous newspaper experience, either professionally or with a campus paper. A college degree is preferred.

We are a 6,000 circulation daily in southwest Mississippi, conveniently located between New Orleans and Jackson, Miss., on I-55. Brookhaven is the home of the Mississippi School of the Arts and is considered one of the best places to live in the state.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits including 401(k), health insurance, vacation, dental care, etc.

Email your cover letter, resume and clips to: Rachel Eide, Editor/General Manager, at julia.pendley@dailyleader.com or Mail to: Julia Pendley, The Daily Leader, P.O. BOX 551, BROOKHAVEN, MS 39602


Natchez Newspapers, Inc.
The Natchez Democrat

Experienced reporter/editor
Natchez Newspapers Inc., a media group in historic Natchez, Miss., seeks an experienced reporter and editor.

Natchez Newspapers publishes a daily newspaper, The Natchez Democrat, magazines and niche publications. The Natchez Democrat is an 8,500 circulation a.m. daily with a long history of being one of the best community daily newspapers in Mississippi.

Qualified candidates will have one to three years' general reporting experience or experience with copy editing and news page layout. This position will include a little of each of those.

Pay is more than competitive and benefits, 401K and profit sharing are offered. Our company is progressive and family-owned.

Send resume, clips and salary history to Jan Griffey, associate publisher, The Natchez Democrat, by email at jan.griffey@natchezdemocrat.com.


Vicksburg Newsmedia, LLC
The Vicksburg Post

Assistant Managing Editor
Cannons, casinos and the Corps make for an amazing news town. All it needs is a community-minded, self-motivated person to join its team as assistant managing editor of its award-winning community newspaper. The Vicksburg (Miss.) Post is looking to expand its excellent news team.

Vicksburg is home to great Civil War history and modern science as well with three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research facilities in the area. Vicksburg is a great place to live, located approximately 45 miles west of the state capital in Jackson.

This Pulitzer Prize winning, 10,000-circulation daily publishes Monday through Friday afternoons and weekend mornings. Recent local market research showed 7 out of 10 local residents turn to The Post for their news.

Candidates must be proficient in reporting, editing and writing. This position requires an individual who loves to get out of the office and discover the news of our community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Other duties will include pagination of the newspaper and website.

Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be familiar with InDesign and Photoshop.

The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company.

Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.

Send resume, work samples and references to Vicksburg Newsmedia LLC managing editor Paul Barry at paul.barry@vicksburgpost.com.



NORTH CAROLINA


Salisbury Newsmedia, LLC
Salisbury Post

Reporter
The Salisbury Post is seeking a newshound to cover city hall and business in Rowan County, N.C. Primary responsibilities include covering the county seat of Salisbury, population 33,000, and local business news, including a weekly business feature and column. Experience preferred, but will consider recent graduates with relevant internships. Experience shooting photos and video and using social media in reporting desired.

The Salisbury Post is an award-winning daily newspaper in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, situated midway between Charlotte and Triad metro areas. Our county, Rowan, has a population of 138,000. The city has its own broadband network with speeds of up to 1 gig per second. Meanwhile, we have great open spaces, greenways and historic landmarks.

Send resume and clips to the News Editor sjenkins@salisburypost.com

Copy Editor/Page Designer
The Salisbury Post is looking for a journalist with an eye for design, strong word skills and solid news judgment to be part of our copydesk team. The person in this position will edit local and wire copy, lay out pages in a variety of sections, post content to the web and social media, help with production of a magazine and take on other opportunities as they arise. The ideal candidate will be a responsible individual who is a self-starter, quick, accurate and well-organized. Requirements include a college degree and experience in newspaper layout.

The Salisbury Post is an award-winning daily newspaper in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, situated midway between the Charlotte and Triad metro areas. Our county, Rowan, has a population of 138,000. Salisbury has its own broadband network with speeds of up to 1 gig per second. Meanwhile, we have great open spaces, greenways and historic landmarks.

Send resume and tearsheets to Editor Elizabeth Cook at ecook@salisburypost.comecook@salisburypost.com.




Tryon Newsmedia, LLC
Tryon Daily Bulletin

Managing Editor
Tryon Newsmedia LLC, publisher of "The World's Smallest Daily Newspaper" the Tryon Daily Bulletin, a monthly lifestyles magazine, Life in Our Foothills and several niche publications, seeks an energetic and self-motivated managing editor.

Candidates must be proficient in all areas of reporting, editing, photography & pagination. This position requires a love of community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be proficient InDesign and Photoshop. The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company. Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave. Send resume, work samples and references to Tryon Newsmedia LLC, publisher Betty Ramsey at betty.ramsey@tryondailybulletin.com



Washington Newsmedia, LLC
Washington Daily News

Reporter
Washington Newsmedia LLC, a media group in eastern North Carolina that publishes a daily newspaper, bi-monthly magazine and several niche publications, is looking for a reporter to join its award winning staff.

The company's largest publication is the Washington Daily News, a Pulitzer Prize winning newspaper that publishes daily, Tuesday through Sunday. Sitting on the banks of the Pamlico River, Washington is known as a charming waterfront community with a vibrant arts scene, rich history and world-class outdoor and recreational opportunities.

This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits and chances for advancement within our newspaper and company with top performance. We practice all-local, community journalism in a 47,000-population county just 20 minutes from the college town of Greenville, N.C.

Qualified candidates will have one to three years of general assignment reporting experience. Recent graduates with pertinent experience will be considered. Send resume, work samples and three professional references to ashley.vansant@thewashingtondailynews.com.

Marketing Consultant
The Washington Daily News wants you to join our sales team in:

  • Developing new business in an advertising environment.
  • Growing & maintaining strong relationships with existing customers
  • Selling Marketing solutions that include newspaper, digital, magazines, specialty products and more.
  • Building relationships with decision-makers and delivering superior customer service.

The Washington Daily News is committed to creating and delivering high quality news, advertising, and information across multiple platforms and products, including a virbrant and active digital site. Reaching an audience of over 50,000 print and digital readers, we are the most relied upon source for local news and information in all of the markets we serve. We offer a competitive salary package including commission, and comprehensive benefits plan.

Please reply with a resume and sales history to: Kathryn.powell@thewashingtondailynews.com. No phone calls please.