Sports Editor

City:  Canadian, Texas
Newspaper:  The Canadian Record
Job Description:  The Canadian Record (www.canadianrecord.com) is accepting applicants for the position of Sports Editor. We are an independently-owned, award-winning weekly newspaper located in the northeastern Texas Panhandle. The sports editor is responsible for covering all sports events, from football to golf to rodeo—with a focus on our high school athletic program, which includes a four-time state champion and 2018 state finalist football team, two-time state champion boys basketball team, the reining 11-time district champion and 2017 state champion girls basketball team, and defending region-qualifying cross-country, track, golf and tennis teams. Coverage includes weekly print and online reports and photos, as well as daily social-media updates. If you are ready to launch your career in sports coverage with a successful program, there is nowhere better to be. The successful candidate will have demonstrated skills in writing, digital photography, graphic design, Photoshop and InDesign.
Contact:  Please send your letter of interest, resume, portfolio/writing samples and references to Editor/Publisher Laurie Ezzell Brown at laurie@canadianrecord.com, or by mail to The Canadian Record, PO Box 898, Canadian, TX 79014. Questions: call 806.323.6461 or 806.570.3033.