Sports Writer

City: Enid, OK
Newspaper: Enid News & Eagle
Job Description: We offer a great opportunity for the right person! The Enid News Eagle, an award-winning seven-day A.M. newspaper has an immediate opening for a full-time sports writer. We’re looking for someone who likes working with people in a fast-paced environment, someone who can write in narrative form and loves to tell a compelling story. This writer will cover high school and local sports for our newspaper, writing features on local sports figures and covering a variety of sports events. Our newspaper also provides opportunities for multi-media work with video and online content production. Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism or liberal arts. Experience at a weekly or daily newspaper is preferred, and page design experience is also a plus. This position often requires evening and weekend hours. Enid is a progressive community located in northwest Oklahoma about an hour from Oklahoma City and 1.5 hours from Tulsa.
Contact: Send cover letter, resume and clips to Dave Ruthenberg sports editor, at You may also mail these items to Dave at Enid News Eagle, 227 W. Broadway, P.O. Box 1192, Enid, OK 73702.