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  • Editor

    City: Depends on need. All of our papers are located in northwest Oklahoma
    Salary: Negotiable depending upon experience and education
    Job Description: Trail Miller Co. LLC is looking for a hard working dependable team player to be our next editor for one of the the company's four weekly newspapers (The Hennessey Clipper, The Okeene Record, The Canton Times and The Dewey County Record). The editor will be responsible for reporting on all aspects of our local communities including hard news, features, enterprise stories and investigative pieces. In addition the position will require some copy editing and pagination work as well as work with our local advertisers. Qualified candidates should have a degree in journalism/mass communications or a related field. Preference will be given to those with experience in reporting and editing pursuant to AP style guidelines as well as those that possess experience with Adobe Creative Suite software including InDesign and Photoshop. Our company is looking to expand and we want to find a team player that can help us achieve our goals.
    Contact: Interested applicants should submit a resume and professional writing clips to Managing Publisher William Carroll at trailmiller@pldi.net. No phone calls please.

  • Full-Time News Reporter

    City:  Oklahoma City
    Newspaper:  Oklahoma Gazette
    Salary:  negotiable/competitive
    Job Description:  Oklahoma Gazette, the state’s largest independently owned news publication, is hiring a talented and motivated full-time reporter.
    We’re hiring an experienced, full-time reporter with a passion for investigative and enterprise news and community journalism.
    Founded in 1979, the Gazette is metro Oklahoma City’s fiercely local arts and entertainment authority. The Gazette earned Society of Professional Journalists Oklahoma Professional Chapter’s 2017 “Best of the Best” award in the large market category, which includes news publications with circulation over 25,000.
    FULL-TIME STAFF REPORTER:
    • Help generate story visualizations/photo follow-through
    • General assignment news
    • Enterprise reporting
    • Investigative reporting
    • Flat-checking and page proofing
    • Editing as needed
    • Generating story ideas and photo assignments
    • City hall/city government
    • Political reporting
    • News features and human interest news and life features
    • Collaborate with editors and reporters
    • Story management and other duties as needed
    • Proficient in AP and local style
    • Journalism degree or equivalent
    • At least two to five years experience in news reporting and deadline management or equivalent
    Contact:  Please send a cover letter, resume and at least five writing samples to Marian Harrison at mharrison@okgazette.com.

  • Freelance Reporters

    City:  Oklahoma City
    Newspaper:  Oklahoma Gazette
    Job Description:  Oklahoma Gazette, the state’s largest independently owned news publication, is seeking talented and motivated freelance reporters.
    We’re seeking experienced freelance reporters with a passion for investigative and enterprise news, community journalism, food and drink and arts and entertainment reporting and knowledge of the greater Oklahoma City metro area.
    Founded in 1979, the Gazette is metro Oklahoma City’s fiercely local arts and entertainment authority. The Gazette earned Society of Professional Journalists Oklahoma Professional Chapter’s 2017 “Best of the Best” award in the large market category, which includes news publications with circulation over 25,000.
    FREELANCE OPPORTUNITIES:
    • Food and drink features, trend stories, reviews, human interest features
    • Craft beer scene and business development
    • News features and human-interest news and life features
    • Performing and visual arts reporting
    • Comedy and music
    • General assignment news
    • Enterprise reporting
    • Investigative reporting
    • City hall/city government
    • Political reporting

    FREELANCE SKILLS:
    • Experienced in sourcing and interviewing
    • Meets or beats deadlines
    • Passion for accuracy and thoroughness
    • Generating story ideas and photo assignments
    • Generate story visualizations/photo follow-through
    • Collaborate with editors and reporters
    • Proficient in AP and local style
    • Journalism degree or equivalent experience
    • At least two to five years experience in news reporting and deadline management or equivalent
    • Knowledgable of greater Oklahoma City metro area, its demographics and interests
    Contact:  Please send a cover letter, resume and at least five writing samples to Marian Harrison at mharrison@okgazette.com.

  • Investigative Reporter

    City:  Norman or Oklahoma City
    Newspaper:  Oklahoma Watch
    Salary:  Competitive
    Job Description:  Oklahoma Watch, a nonprofit investigative news organization, is seeking a reporter who can develop ground-breaking, watchdog reports on a variety of subjects, including criminal justice, state government, health care and human-service needs. The position is to be based at our offices at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, although a location in Oklahoma City would be considered. The reporter should have at least five years of reporting experience and an ability to dig for and produce powerful exclusives, write with clarity about complex issues, and cultivate sources who provide the inside story. He or she should be adept at tackling long-form stories and acquiring and analyzing data. Aggressively pursuing documents through open-records requests is a must. The reporter should possess an incredible curiosity, smart news judgment and a strong work ethic.
    Taking photos and simple video, recording audio and live-tweeting will be part of the job.
    Oklahoma Watch is a nonpartisan publication that focuses public-policy issues, including education, criminal justice, corrections, physical and mental health, government, public money and poverty.
    Contact Information:  The following should be sent to David Fritze, executive editor, at dfritze@oklahomawatch.org.
    -Cover letter.
    -Resume
    -At least 10 samples of your work, in available links or PDF.
    -References.

  • News editor

    City:  Ardmore
    Newspaper:  Ardmoreite
    Salary:  Based on experience
    Job Description:  The Ardmoreite, a multi-media award-winning information company in beautiful southern Oklahoma, is seeking a dynamic news editor to join our team.
    The news editor is responsible for reporting on all aspects of our local communities including hard news, features, enterprise stories and investigative pieces, primarily from the cops and crimes beat but including lifestyles, entertainment and breaking news. In addition, the position will require some copy editing and pagination work. AP style is a must. The ideal candidate has a degree in journalism or related field, experience in InDesign and Photoshop and a minimum of three years of newsroom experience. Accuracy, time-management, organizational and people skills are also required to be successful in this position. This is a fast-paced environment that embraces quality journalism and offers a broad experience that includes digital and social media strategies.
    The Ardmoreite newsroom is a talented, diverse group of journalists who create a progressive and creative atmosphere. We offer a competitive salary, 401k and health insurance opportunities as well as paid time off.
    We are located in Ardmore, Oklahoma, which is on I35, equi-distance from Oklahoma City and Dallas. We cover five counties and our area offers great schools, medical care, recreational and cultural opportunities.
    Contact Information:  Please send letter of interest, resume and writing and design clips to: Robby Short, Managing editor, c/o The Ardmoreite, 117 W. Broadway, Ardmore, OK, 73401 or email to robby.short@ardmoreite.com and kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with ‘news editor’ in the subject line. EOE 

  • Advertising Salesperson

    City:  Yukon
    Newspaper:  Yukon Review
    Job Description:  The Yukon Review is looking for a full time Advertising Salesperson. The position calls for an outgoing, self-motivated individual available to work during normal business hours to work with owners to sell advertisements that will best represent their company. Applicants must be willing to meet new people and positively represent the paper throughout the community on a daily basis. They must also meet deadlines and achieve monthly sales goals.
    Contact:  Send resume and cover letter to andrea@theyukonreview.com.

  • General Manager

    City:  West Plains, MO
    Newspaper:  Phillips Media Group
    Salary:  negotiable
    Job Description:  Seeking General Manager for Missouri daily
    The West Plains Daily Quill, in West Plains, Missouri, is now accepting applications for the position of General Manager. The award-winning Quill is the newspaper of record for Howell County and has served this community since 1903. We are seeking a hands-on professional with the leadership skills to guide a veteran staff and publish the region’s local newspaper in an excellent manner. The successful candidate will have knowledge of advertising and/or newsroom operations, social media and the Internet. The compensation package includes a competitive salary and bonus. A benefit package is also available. Please send your resume with a cover letter to publisher jim Perry, jimp@phillipsmedia.com. The Quill is an equal opportunity employer.
    Contact Information:  JIM PERRY, Publisher, Harrison Daily Times & West Plains Daily Quill
    Phillips Media Group, LLC, jimp@phillipsmedia.com 870-743-0624

  • Marketing Representative

    City:  Reid Newspapers
    Newspaper:  Reid Newspapers Oklahoma
    Salary:  Negotiable Plus Commission
    Job Description:  Reid Newspapers with seven locations across Oklahoma is accepting applications for Marketing Representatives to facilitate newspaper advertising sales with area retailers. Salary plus benefits.
    Contact:  Email Phillip Reid, Phillip@PhillipReid.net

  • Editor

    City: Mustang, OK
    Newspaper: Mustang Times
    Salary: Negotiable based on experience
    Job Description:  The Mustang Times is an award-winning weekly newspaper in Canadian County, just minutes from downtown Oklahoma City. If you've got a passion for producing community journalism at its finest, we want to talk to you. The editor will be in charge of all news, features and sports content for the Mustang Times. Duties will include writing, layout, editing free-lance content and working with production personnel to publish the weekly newspaper. The candidate should be familiar and comfortable with multimedia, AP style, Adobe CS, Microsoft Office Suite and able to take direction. This full-time position offers a negotiable salary with health benefits and a 401(k) plan.
    Contact:  Please send resume to Steven Kizziar at mustangpublisher@sbcglobal.net or fax to 405-376-3565

  • Outside Sales Position

    City:  Durant, Oklahoma
    Newspaper:  Durant Democrat
    Salary:  Salary + Commission
    Job Description:  High energy. Self Motivated. Outside Sales.
    Contact: Email resume to Dkoenders@civitasmedia.com or mail to Durant Democrat, Attn: D. Koenders, 200 W. Beech St., Durant, OK 74701

  • Assistant Editor

    City:  Medicine Park
    Newspaper:  The Chronicle
    Salary:  Negotiable
    Job Description:  The Chronicle, based in northern Comanche County seeks an Associate Editor. Our coverage area is Medicine Park, Elgin, Sterling, Fletcher, Cyril & Cement. We are looking to expand our coverage to Anadarko, Chickasha and Lawton by the end of 2017.
    We’re looking for a versatile editor with experience in both writing and editing engaging stories. The ideal candidate will possess well-honed editing and rewriting skills, be adept at writing engaging headlines and display copy, have an affinity for strong service journalism, understand creative content packaging, be detail-oriented with an affection for AP style and superior copyediting skills.
    WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY:
    • The Chronicle and our parent company, Hilliary Communications is actively investing in our newsroom staff and the resources we need to take our newspaper to the next level.
    • We have won OPA Better Newspaper awards in 2013 and 2014.
    • The Chronicle is relaunching its website and investing in an aggressive social media push.
    • You could lead the newsroom as our current editor transitions to the role of Associate Publisher in the near future.
    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Assign and edit stories, manage freelancers and develop content ideas.
    • Write a range of stories for The Chronicle, including long-form features.
    • Prioritize multiple assignments in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
    • Copyedit all editorial pages.
    • Rewrite copy and check facts as needed.
    • Meet all editorial and production deadlines.
    • Manage web content and social media.
    REQUIREMENTS:
    • A degree in communications, journalism or a related field
    • 1-3 years experience in newspaper, magazine or trade journalism
    • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
    • 4-6 clips that show skill at vivid magazine writing (include at least one short service piece of no more than 300 words and one non-traditional story such as a Q&A or chart)
    • Solid grounding in journalism ethics and values
    • Must take direction and assert ideas quickly
    • Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to handle a number of projects simultaneously
    • Professional experience as a copy or desk-level editor extremely helpful
    • Familiarity with business writing and editing
    • Social media experience a plus
    Contact:  Contact: Email cover letter, resume & PDF samples to Editor Matthew Caban, matthew.caban@hillcom.net, along with references and salary requirements. Samples of recent issues of The Chronicle are available at your request. Editor Mathew Caban can be reached at 580-483-9575 cell or 580-529-5000 ext. 182 office.

  • Sports Writer

    City:  Mustang
    Newspaper:  Mustang News
    Job Description:  The Mustang News, a Sequoyah Award-winning paper in Mustang, Oklahoma is looking for a part-time sports writer to cover Mustang's wide-range of 6A sports. The Mustang News publishes once per week on Thursdays. The applicant must be organized, detail-oriented and be able to meet deadlines. This position is not a normal 8-5 job at a desk, but requires evenings and weekends to cover any sporting events going on throughout the week. A successful applicant will have a basic understanding of most sports and in-depth understanding of primary high school sports, have previous experience in writing sports, feel confident taking own their photos and be comfortable updating Facebook and Twitter accounts.
    Contact:  To apply, send resume, writing samples and sports photography samples to newseditor@mustangnews.info.

  • Advertising Sales Rep.

    City:  Edmond
    Newspaper:  Edmond Life & Leisure newspaper
    Salary:  Competitive salary + liberal commission
    Job Description:  Are you interested in using your sales skills to thrive in Edmond, one of Oklahoma's top economic regions? If you have a proven track record and excel in time management, then we would like to visit with you. Edmond Life & Leisure is a privately owned weekly publication celebrating our 17th year of proudly serving the community. This position would also involve servicing existing clients as well. We are looking at both full-time as well as part-time positions. In addition we have special sections, such as "At Home Edmond," a quarterly, glossy publication that would be available for you to offer your clients.
    Contact: Please contact Ray Hibbard, publisher, at ray@edmondpaper.com

  • Graphic Designer

    City:  Edmond
    Newspaper:  Edmond Life & Leisure newspaper
    Salary:  Salary negotiable
    Job Description: Edmond Life & Leisure is looking for a full time creative graphic ad designer who has publishing experience. If you can demonstrate the ability to work well under deadline, we'd like to visit with you. We are a weekly publication, getting reading to celebrating our 17th year of business. In addition to our weekly newspaper, we also publish special sections, including a quarterly glossy magazine, At Home in Edmond. Please have experience with Quark, Photoshop and pagination. In return you will be compensated well as we offer a competitive salary as well as health and dental insurance. We are a locally owned publication and your efforts will be appreciated.
    Contact:  Please contact Ray Hibbard, publisher, at ray@edmondpaper.com

  • Multi Media Sales Executive

    City:  Ardmore, OK
    Newspaper:  The Ardmoreite
    Job Description:  Growing business and building community are two of the foundation philosophies of The Ardmoreite advertising team. Our multi-media sales executives consider themselves an extension of their customers’ sales teams and dedicate their time and professional skills to creating ad campaigns and strategies in print and digital platforms that will grow revenue and traffic for their client base as well as The Ardmoreite.
    The ideal candidate can build strong relationships, has good time management and organization of work skills and an eye for creative design. Sales experience and a college degree are preferred, but if you have a successful track record we’d like to hear your story.
    This position is full-time Monday through Friday and is compensated on a base wage plus commission program. Historically, this established account list has generated a $40,000+ annual salary. The Ardmoreite provides a progressive work environment with a professional staff. Benefits include the opportunity for health and life insurance, 401k, flex spending and vacation.
    The Ardmoreite, a Gatehouse Media company, is located in Ardmore, Oklahoma, equidistance between Oklahoma City and Dallas. Our community enjoys small-town living with the advantage of big-city amenities only an hour away. Our print product is distributed six days a week and our eEdition and online information can be accessed 24/7 at Ardmoreite.com.
    Contact:  Interested applicants should submit resume, letter of interest and references. to Kim Benedict, Publisher, The Ardmoreite, PO Box 1328, Ardmore, OK 73402 or email kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com.

  • General Freelancer

    City:  Elgin, Oklahoma, and surrounding area
    Newspaper:  The Chronicle
    Salary:  Negotiable
    Job Description:  The Chronicle is seeking experienced freelancers to write about and document the interesting stories of life in our coverage area. Photographers, videographers, social media gurus and storytellers are encouraged to apply.
    The Chronicle is a weekly newspaper based out of Elgin, Oklahoma that prints 2,500 copies per week. We are transitioning to a more rounded media experience for audience in Southwest Oklahoma. Our current coverage area focuses on Elgin, Sterling, Medicine Park, Fletcher and Lawton.
    Our ownership in investing in both our print product as well as our online and social media presence. We are looking for adventurous and talented people to help grow these media and their reach.
    We need a diversity of voices in the market to tell these stories for us. That means a combination of traveling to/living in the area and covering events in person. Other stories can be done from a distance.
    We're looking for original, riveting news features, Q&As, and company profiles. The owners of our parent company, Hilliary Communications, want The Chronicle to be the best newspaper possible as we tell the stories of the people who live, work and play in our area.
    APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: 
    • Resume
    • 2-3 relevant links to your published work
    • 3 article pitches that you think could appear on a website dedicated to inspiring, informing and promoting diversity in tech entrepreneurship, executives, and professionals.
    • The rate for your services
    BENEFITS: Our paper is growing. We are part of Hilliary Media, a subsidary of Hilliary Communications. We offer competitive compensation for our freelancers.
    Contact: HOW TO APPLY: Send your resume and the other items listed above to Matthew Caban, Editor at matthew.caban@hillcom.net . No cold calls please.

  • Sports reporter

    City:  Ardmore
    Newspaper:  Ardmoreite
    Job Description: The Ardmoreite, a Sunday through Friday morning newspaper in southern Oklahoma, has an opening for a sports writer/paginator. The successful applicant will have demonstrated proficiency in producing lively, tight copy on deadline, a basic understanding of most sports and in-depth understanding of primary sports, is competent in photo taking, page design and layout, and has a genuine love of high school sports. Experience with InDesign, PhotoShop and some photography experience is desired. Ideally, you will also have a bachelor's degree in journalism and one to two years experience in your profession. The Ardmoreite is the main daily newspaper for southern Oklahoma, encompassing 16 different communities in five counties, all of which expect thorough and concise coverage of their local team. This is a full-time hourly position with opportunities for medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits.
    Contact:  Send your resume, references, five clips of your most recent stories plus any examples of page layout and photography to: The Ardmoreite, c/o Robby Short, Managing Editor, P.O.Box 1328, Ardmore OK 73401. Or e-mail to kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com and robby.short@ardmoreite.com with ‘sports writer’ in the subject line. The Ardmoreite is an equal opportunity employer and supports a drug-free work environment.

  • Editor

    City: Seiling (possibly other locations based upon need)
    Salary: Negotiable depending upon experience and education
    Job Description: Trail Miller Co. LLC is looking for a hard working dependable team player to be our next editor for one of the the company's four weekly newspapers (The Hennessey Clipper, The Okeene Record, The Canton Times and The Dewey County Record). The editor will be responsible for reporting on all aspects of our local communities including hard news, features, enterprise stories and investigative pieces. In addition the position will require some copy editing and pagination work as well as work with our local advertisers. Qualified candidates should have a degree in journalism/mass communications or a related field. Preference will be given to those with experience in reporting and editing pursuant to AP style guidelines as well as those that possess experience with Adobe Creative Suite software including InDesign and Photoshop. The position is currently located in Seiling but may require work in one or all of our other locations.
    Contact: Interested applicants should submit a resume and professional writing clips to Managing Publisher William Carroll at trailmiller@pldi.net. No phone calls please.

  • Advertising Director

    City:  Enid, Oklahoma
    Newspaper:  News & Eagle
    Job Description:  We need an experienced and innovative advertising professional to lead sales efforts for our 10,000-circulation daily newspaper, digital news products, weekly newspaper and affiliated products and events.
    The advertising director will develop and execute marketing strategies across multiple platforms to maximize sales and maintain our market share. This sales leader must quickly spot trends and adjust to maximize gains or minimize losses. This person will develop and lead a 10-person staff that includes both veterans and talented newcomers. Our advertising director will work with the publisher and other department managers to ensure profitability by meeting revenue and expense goals.
    Candidates should have a background in advertising management, strong organizational skills, creativity in developing sales promotions, and excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
    The News & Eagle is a seven-day newspaper with a history of innovation and success. We produce www.EnidNews.com, the region’s top news website, and offer online, mobile, text and email marketing. In addition, we publish a weekly newspaper for Vance Air Force Base, Etown community magazine, a weekly SMC product and numerous niche publications. We are the leading regional information and marketing source, in both print and digital, which gives us opportunities to better serve our communities, readers and advertisers.
    Located in north-central Oklahoma, Enid is a city of 50,000 people that serves as a regional retail hub for our eight-county trade territory. Enid offers the best of Midwestern community living — recreation, retail, excellent health care, a diversified economy, two colleges and room to stretch — while being just 90 minutes from a major metropolitan area. Enid boasts five golf courses, walking and biking trails, and sports and entertainment venues that attract regional and national tournaments and entertainers.
    This position offers great earning potential, including personal incentives and a comprehensive benefits package with paid vacation, 401(k), and medical, dental and vision insurance. This role requires use of a personal vehicle, so an acceptable driving record and current driver’s license are required. Pre-employment criminal background and credit checks are also required.
    Contact:  Send resume and salary history to Publisher Jeff Funk, News & Eagle, P.O. Box 1192, Enid, OK 73702 or publisher@enidnews.com.

  • Graphic Designer

    City: Variable
    Salary: $21,000 to $23,000 per year
    Job Description: Trail Miller Co. LLC is looking for a graphic designer with a bit of flair and the ability to take our pagination work to the next level. The successful applicant will help our newspaper group (The Hennessey Clipper, The Okeene Record, The Canton Times and The Dewey County Record) provide the most eye-appealing products for our local readers. The position will primarily involve layout and pagination work for the company's four newspapers. Qualified candidates should have experience with Adobe Creative Suite software including InDesign and Photoshop.
    Contact: Interested applicants should submit a resume to Managing Publisher William Carroll at trailmiller@pldi.net. No phone calls please.

  • Advertising Sales

    City:  Mustang, Oklahoma
    Newspaper:  Mustang Times
    Salary: Hourly pay plus commission and a bonus program plus health benefits and a 401(k) plan
    Job Description: The Mustang Times is an award-winning weekly newspaper in Canadian County, just minutes from downtown Oklahoma City, is seeking an account executive to help sale ads for the paper and special sections. The candidate needs to pay strong attention to detail and be literate and internet savvy. The position will require someone who is able to work quickly under deadline and have great organization and time management skills. Must have reliable transportation, clean drivers license and able to pass a drug test. A career in sales with the Mustang Times gives you the opportunity to be creative, meet new people, develop advertising strategies and be involved in our Mustang community. If you are self-motivated, outgoing and ethical individual with a strong desire and willingness to be trained in sales, and you are a positive team player with a great attitude who is flexible and able to succeed in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment, this could be the career for you! This full-time position with hourly pay plus commission and a bonus program plus health benefits and a 401(k) plan.
    Contact:  Please send resume to Steven Kizziar at mustangpublisher@sbcglobal.net or fax to 405-376-3565

  • Advertising & Circulation Specialist

    City:  Elgin, Oklahoma
    Newspaper:  The Chronicle
    Job Description:  The Chronicle is seeking an outgoing and self-motivated individual to fill the role of Advertising & Circulation Representative. Don't let the title fool you, this job is anything but ordinary.
    The Chronicle is a weekly newspaper based out of Elgin, Oklahoma that prints 2,500 copies per week. We are transitioning to a more rounded media experience for readers in Southwest Oklahoma. Our current coverage area focuses on Elgin, Sterling, Medicine Park, Fletcher and Lawton.
    The ideal candidate would reside in current coverage area to provide a local point of view. We are seeking a go-getter who is flexible, teachable and ready to hit the ground running. This role will include the following duties:
    ⦁ Ad Sales: working under the supervision of our Advertising Manager to set and meet sales goals and develop superb working relationships with advertisers. Sales are for the Chronicle and our special sections.
    ⦁ Circulation: tracking rack sales, securing the printed issues and distributing them to our local Post Offices and retail newsstands.
    ⦁ Preparing Copy and Photos: assisting the Editor in collecting data for articles, pulling in information from our group of freelancers and generally helping keep the trains running on time.
    All of this must be done on a series of deadlines. The hours will be mostly normal business hours with the exception of special situations for breaking news coverage. Applicants must be willing to meet new people and positively represent the paper throughout the community on a daily basis.
    REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or equivalent; Valid Driver's License. Previous sales experience is preferred.
    BENEFITS: Our paper is growing. We are part of Hilliary Media, a subsidary of Hilliary Communications. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package plus a wonderful assortment of drinks and treats.
    Contact:  Send your resume to Matthew Caban, Editor at matthew.caban@hillcom.net.

  • Publisher

    City:  Branson, MO
    Newspaper:  Branson Tri-Lakes News
    Salary:  negotiable
    Job Description:  Publisher needed: Due to a family health-related resignation later this Spring, the Branson (MO) Tri-Lakes News is searching for a new community newspaper publisher. The News is a twice-weekly paid community newspaper in the Live Entertainment Capital of the World, Branson, Missouri.
    This new publisher would report directly to the owners of the newspaper, a family-owned community newspaper company with 18 newspaper companies in eight states. This family has owned community newspapers since the 1960s in the states of Georgia, Kentucky, Virginia, Mississippi, Texas, Missouri, Iowa and Arkansas.
    World-famous Branson, Mo., built its reputation in the 1990s with its star-filled music shows, and continues that tradition today. The town has a population of only 10,000, but sees more than 8 million tourists annually.
    In addition to the newspaper, we also publish a variety of shoppers, a free weekly entertainment publication, a free monthly visitor publication, a monthly real estate publication, an assortment of special sections and a full array of digital options for our advertisers.
    We also have our own glossy sheet-fed printing operation which opens up many other possibilities for advertising solutions for our customers.
    The new publisher will earn a competitive salary with a very generous bonus tied directly to operating profit. Other benefits such as free family health insurance, vehicle allowance, vacation, life insurance, etc. are all in the employment package. The owners wish to fill this important position quickly.
    Contact Information: Please apply online to John Lancaster, Vice President, Lancaster Management, Inc., at john@lminews.com. Be sure to include your resume, references, salary requirements and your goals for the future. Let's see if your goals match with ours.

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