Date Posted July 10, 2024
Industry Newspapers
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time

Description:

The Lufkin Daily News is seeking an enterprising reporter.

The right candidate is smart, curious and has a passion for news-gathering.

Beat responsibilities could include a wide variety of news and feature stories ranging from local schools and community events to investigative reporting. You should have a strong interest in community reporting and a passion for telling engaging stories.

The candidate must work well under pressure and have the ability to meet tight deadlines, yet be flexible enough to adjust to changing situations. Applicant must be able to think of new creative ways to cover daily assignments and have a strong work ethic. We're passionate about our role in our communit and seek journalists who share that passion.

Social media and basic photography skills are required. A journalism degree or comparable experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.

The position offers paid vacation and sick time, 401(k) and health benefits.

The Lufkin Daily News is an award-winning community newspaper nestled between four national forests in Deep East Texas. Nearby rivers and reservoirs provide endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Send cover letter, resume, published writing clips and references to:

Editor Josh Havard

josh.havard@lufkindailynews.com

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