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Sports Writer
Madisonville Messenger

Job Title: Sports Writer
Company: Madisonville Messenger
Category: Print Journalist
Contact Person: Mike Alexieff
Contacts Title: Editor
Address: 221 S. Main St.
City/State/Zip: Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone: (270) 824-3300 ext. 1056
Fax: (270) 821-6855

he Messenger, a 5,100 circulation, six-day award winning daily is seeking a dynamic, detail-oriented sports reporter. This full time position reports directly to the Editor. Primary duties include management of all sports news coverage, editing copy, taking video and photos, producing content for special sections and seeing that assignments are completed properly in print and digital. This position works closely with the pagination hub. The Messenger is the dominant sports and news source with content that includes and reflects our community.

Minimum Requirements: College degree or experience as a journalist covering sports news at a daily or weekly newspaper is required. Organization, attention to detail, the ability to work in partnership with people inside and outside the local newsroom to consistently deliver outstanding sports news content on deadline for both our digital and print products.

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The Messenger

221 South Main Street

Madisonville, KY 42431

Fax (270) 824-6885