Sports Reporter

Palatka Daily News, Palatka, Florida

Date Posted November 19, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Sports Writer in Northeast Florida

The Palatka Daily News is looking for a team member with strong sports reporting and photography skills. Palatka/Putnam County, FL is a lively local sports market, with three public high schools to help cover and lots of fishing and outdoors sports. This position also offers the opportunity to write straight news and shoot photos for sports and news. 

The PDN is a privately-owned and healthy five-day per week daily (Community Newspapers, Inc.) It is located about 45 minutes from the beach and St. Augustine, and only 60 minutes from Gainesville and the University of Florida. The St. Johns River runs through the heart of Palatka. Putnam County is known as the Bass Capital of the World and attracts major professional fishing tournaments annually. 

In addition to well-developed reporting and photography skills, the ideal candidate will have knowledge of InDesign and be able to help grow our digital media platform. 

For consideration, send your resume and samples of your best writing/photography/design work to This opening is immediate.


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