Help Wanted

Sports Reporter
The Mountain Advocate

Job Title: Sports Reporter
Company: The The Mountain Advocate
Category: Print Journalist
Contact Person: Charles Myrick
Contacts Title: Editor
Address: 214 Knox Street
City/State/Zip: Barbourville, KY 40906
Phone: (606) 546-9225
Fax: (606) 546-3175

The Mountain Advocate, an award-winning weekly newspaper in Barbourville, Kentucky, home of Union College, is looking for a part-time Sports Reporter to cover local community, elementary, middle and high school sports.

The ideal person would have a background in sports or news reporting, but this isn’t required. Experience in photography is a must, as well as solid, grammatically-correct writing skills. Experience with Adobe InDesign or QuarkXPress page layout software and Photoshop would also be considered a plus.

Some regional travel is required during tournaments. Reliable transportation is a must.

For a complete job description, including salary and benefits, please send your résumé along with samples of your work to Charles Myrick, Editor, at or call (606) 546-9225.

The Mountain Advocate is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, etc.