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Company: The Jasper County Sun
South Carolina
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 17, 2014
Job ID: 1496088



Staff Writer ~ Jasper County Sun (Ridgeland, SC)

Location:  Ridgeland, SC

Send resume to jobs@morris

The staff writer is responsible for covering government meetings, crime and courts and other news and feature stories as uncover/assigned.  Must be available on Tuesdays to help proofread pages.  On a small staff, all employees are also responsible for anything that needs to be done, whether it falls under their job duties or not..


EDUCATION:          Bachelor’s degree required.

EXPERIENCE OR TRAINING:  Should have experience writing for newspapers.  Also should have computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Word.  Knowledge of Adobe InDesign a plus, but not required.

WORKING CONDITIONS:     Office environment; community events


The reporter will work with the editor and publisher, writing stories and taking photographs as assigned as well as generating story ideas.  This person must be able to interview sources, cover meetings and events and keep organized schedules of upcoming assignments.  Responsible for proofreading pages on Tuesdays.


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