Staff Writer

City:  Okmulgee, OK
Newspaper:  Okmulgee Times
Salary:  Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include partially-paid health insurance, cell phone reimbursement and two weeks’ annual vacation.
Job Description:  The Okmulgee Times, a twice-weekly newspaper serving northern Okmulgee County, seeks a news staff writer. This historic newspaper is making a huge comeback and we need a qualified staff writer to be part of the team. The Staff Writer is a general assignment position as well as covering sports part of the time. This position includes writing and photography. Must know AP Style and want to cover a great community with good journalism. The staff writer will join a team that includes an editor, staff writer and sports editor. Writer must be available for some night and weekend work.
Cookson Hills Publishers, Inc., a family-owned company publishes seven newspapers in McIntosh, Okmulgee and Sequoyah Counties.
Contact:  Please email your resume and clips to Jeff Mayo, Publisher,