Reporter

City: Columbus, Texas
Newspaper: Colorado County Citizen
Job Description: The Colorado County Citizen is seeking a reporter who can be an asset in both the newsroom and in the community.
The Citizen is an award-winning weekly newspaper in Colorado County, halfway between Houston and San Antonio on I-10, with a small staff. We cover it all – county and city government, schools, sports, cops and courts, civic events and community happenings. If you've got a desire to produce community journalism at its finest, we want to talk to you.
The requirements for this position are simple. You must love to write and possess an ability to think visually! We want someone with a passion for community news who has the ability to work well with others. In this exciting position, you will interview everyone from the governor to the kindergarten class president. We'd also like you to be handy with a camera or not afraid to learn. Having some experience with sports reporting is especially helpful!
If you're interested in this position, please respond to this ad before someone else does. The company offers a competitive starting salary with opportunities for advancement. You are eligible for health benefits, as well as vacation and sick/personal leave, after a probationary period. We are part of Granite Publications, a group that prefers to recruit from within and that means your job with us could be the first step toward the future you've always wanted.
Please feel free to visit www.coloradocountycitizen.com or visit our Facebook fan page to read up on what's been happening in your new hometown.
Contact: Please e-mail a resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to ashley.tompkins@granitepublications.com.