Hind County newspaper for sale
Second oldest weekly newspaper in the state for sale. Hinds County Gazette, located in Raymond, Mississippi, second judicial District of Hinds County. Established 1844. Serious inquiries call Mary Ann Keith at 601–259–7326.
SW AL weekly for sale
PROFITABLE, AWARD-WINNING WEEKLY FOR SALE, located in SW Alabama (county adjoins Mississippi), sportsman's paradise, just 90 miles from Gulf of Mexico beaches. Paid circulation 4,200 (print), another 500+ e-paper subscribers. Respected, outspoken editorial voice in and for the community. Includes popular (fully licensed) 24/7 internet radio station with listeners in all 50 states and 65+ foreign countries; web TV. Equipment up-to-date. Appraised (professionally) for $600,000. Asking $375,000 (negotiable). Includes building. Some owner financing possible. Absolutely no legal, financial or tax issues; owners are just ready for new challenges. Call 205-604-9849. 
Small weekly for sale
Owner wants to slow down! Published in county seat for over 100 years. Resort area. Great potential for growth! Some of the Delta's best hunting and fishing and close to major metro area. Any reasonable offer considered. Serious inquiries call 901-387-7972. 
Community weekly, quarterly magazine
Community weekly newspaper and fast-growing county-wide quarterly magazine for sale in central Mississippi. Owner ready to retire but searching for the right buyer to take good care of community and newspaper. Fast access to Jackson and other regional cities via I-20. Excellent opportunity for self-starter or semi-retirees looking for a rewarding challenge. Serious, confidential inquiries please. Contact Betty Little at 601-732-8999 or 601-940-0799 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Listings on the MPA Job Bank are free to member newspapers or by request from a sister press association nationwide. Blind box ads are also available; contact Monica Gilmer for details.
HANDS-ON MANAGING EDITOR needed for award-winning weekly in SW Alabama (located near Miss. state line, about 35 miles from Waynesboro, 50 miles from Meridian). Full-time position, paid vacation, sick days. Must be a good writer, go-getter, self-motivated, conscientious, and have a strong WORK ETHIC. Lazy, “just do the bare minimum” types need not waste our time or yours. This is rewarding work in a great community, but it is not an 8-5 job; requires some night and weekend work to attend meetings, cover wrecks, fires, community events, and filling in to assist sports editor in shooting high school game photos when necessary. It is not an entry-level position. Company vehicle provided for work-related travel. The person for this job will have a minimum of five years experience in covering governmental meetings and courts, making photos (and adjusting same in Photoshop), covering a variety of events that can range from kindergarten graduations to fatal accidents, laying out pages in Quark X-Press, writing editorial columns, and coordinating the day-to-day operation of the paper. Above all, the publishers demand honesty and accountability to the company and to the readers we serve. Send resumes to: Dee Ann Campbell, Publisher, The Choctaw Sun-Advocate, P.O. Box 269, Gilbertown, AL 36908, or email to email@example.com.
The Galveston County Daily News is looking for one very special person to take the reigns of our advertising department. Located just an hour south of Houston, TX, this island-based community is waiting for one very dynamic person to lead our talented team to new heights. Excellent communication skills and a proven track record to driving revenue are a must. We are a 7-day / 22,000 circulation newspaper along with a great digital product and beautiful magazines. Family-owned and committed to being the best newspaper in the state of Texas. Excellent benefit package.
A small daily in the ArkLaMiss region is now accepting circulation manager resumes. The successful candidate for the position will be a high-energy individual with a strong background in growth programs, sales and departmental operations as well as a background in application of circulation software. Interested candidates should send a resume, three references and two successful growth programs to firstname.lastname@example.org. Pay range is $42K - $45K with a $5K MBO.
We have an immediate opening for a news reporter in one of Mississippi’s best small towns.
The Daily Leader is a five-day-a-week, award-winning daily newspaper with a history of community building. Our reporters are involved in all aspects of news gathering, from covering city and county government to police beats to human-interest stories, and maybe even an occasional sports story. You will have the opportunity to lay out and design pages, take photographs, work with our website, have input in the editorial content of the newspaper and be a part of the community in which you live.
Applicants should have previous newspaper experience, either professionally or with a campus paper. A college degree is preferred.
We are a 6,000 circulation daily in southwest Mississippi, conveniently located between New Orleans and Jackson, Miss., on I-55. Brookhaven is the home of the Mississippi School of the Arts and is considered one of the best places to live in the state.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits including 401(k), health insurance, vacation, dental care, etc.
Email your cover letter, resume and clips to: Rachel Eide, Editor/General Manager, at email@example.com or Mail to: Rachel Eide, The Daily Leader, P.O. BOX 551, BROOKHAVEN, MS 39602.
Natchez Newspapers Inc., a media group in historic southwest Mississippi that publishes a daily newspaper, magazines and niche publications, is recruiting its next sports editor. The Natchez Democrat is a 9,000-circulation newspaper surrounded by 12 high schools and Alcorn State University. Ideal recruits will have sports experience at a weekly or daily, Quark or InDesign experience and an eye for the story behind the game. Although much of our coverage is of preps and Alcorn, we branch out to LSU, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Southern Miss and the New Orleans Saints when pertinent. Editor duties will include writing, managing the sports staff, page design and a desire to learn and grow while making a difference in the community with your work. The editor is also involved in newsroom planning and staff meetings and contributes feature stories to the news section of the newspaper. Those interested are asked to send a resume and cover letter explaining what you love about sports writing to Editor Stephen Hemelt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you think it's fun to sit behind a Mac and, using Adobe Creative Suite/InDesign and your own creativity, design and paginate an entire section by yourself in a day, including an attractive, clean and compelling front page? Then we might have the perfect job for you.
One of the leading daily newspapers is looking for an editor. This would be the perfect place for a copy editor looking to move into management and broaden their horizons. The right candidate will have a love of local news, good judgment and at least three years of newspaper experience along with knowledge of AP style, Apple, InDesign and Photoshop and pagination. You'll also have the opportunity to compose your own articles, including for the opinions page, in addition to working with staff writers to improve their reporting and writing.
Please mail your resume, a one-page cover letter stating why you'd be the best person for the job and five layout samples to: Monica Gilmer, MS Press Association, 371 Edgewood Terrace, Jackson, MS 39206
The position is at a mid-size daily newspaper that offers vacations, medical insurance and other benefits as well as the potential for future promotion throughout the group. Start your new year off right with a new challenge.
Assistant PRESSMAN - IMMEDIATE OPENING - for an Assistant Pressman for eight-unit Goss Community Press in Starkville, Ms. Responsible for daily printing of several morning newspapers. Experience a Must. Competitive salary, group health & life insurance, paid vacations, paid holidays, sick leave and 401K plan available . Send resume to Byron Norman, Associate Publisher % Starkville Daily News, P.O. Box 1068, Starkville, Ms. 39760 or fax to (662)324-8092, e-mail: email@example.com.
Cannons, casinos and the Corps make for an amazing news town. All it needs is a community-minded, self-motivated person to join its team as assistant managing editor of its award-winning community newspaper. The Vicksburg (Miss.) Post is looking to expand its excellent news team.
Vicksburg is home to great Civil War history and modern science as well with three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research facilities in the area. Vicksburg is a great place to live, located approximately 45 miles west of the state capital in Jackson.
This Pulitzer Prize winning, 10,000-circulation daily publishes Monday through Friday afternoons and weekend mornings. Recent local market research showed 7 out of 10 local residents turn to The Post for their news.
Candidates must be proficient in reporting, editing and writing. This position requires an individual who loves to get out of the office and discover the news of our community, strong writing skills and the ability to work independently. Other duties will include pagination of the newspaper and website.
Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or a related field and must be familiar with InDesign and Photoshop.
The full-time position offers competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities to advance within the company.
Compensation plan includes bonus opportunities, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays and sick leave.
Reporter/Writer General Assignment Reporter The Magee Courier/Simpson County News is seeking the right candidate to join our staff as a general assignment reporter. Experience is not required however candidate should have school training in journalism. Candidate must have excellent writing skills and computer knowledge. This position will include covering city and county government, sports, law enforcement as well as other news assignments. Compensation in the low to mid 20’s based on experience. We offer paid vacation, holidays, insurance benefits and 401K. For more information please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org EOE M/F
Veteran reporter is looking for a full time position, but am also interested in freelance writing for area publications in the surrounding area of Choctaw, Winston, Webster, Oktibbeha, Attala, Clay and Lowndes County. If your publication is in need of a freelance writer, please contact me at email@example.com.
I have 20-plus years experience as a reporter/staff writer with daily, bi-weekly and weekly newspapers in Mississippi and Alabama, and have written for sports specialty publications as well as sports Web sites. I am interested in a fulltime position as a staff writer in sports, features, arts and entertainment as well as general assignment. I am also interested in a writing position with magazines, online publications, as well as similar work in public relations or sports information. For more information, contact Allen Baswell at firstname.lastname@example.org