Sports writer

CITY: McAlester
NEWSPAPER: McAlester News-Capital
DESCRIPTION: The McAlester News-Capital, southeast Oklahoma’s award-winning news leader, is looking for a sports fanatic to bring new life and excitement to our sports page. The ideal candidate will be productive in writing, photography and layout while understanding and embracing our need to cover the full range of sports from youth leagues, high school to adult recreational leagues. The right person for this job will live sports, know sports and have a keen eye for the great feature story that will leave readers begging for more. The right person will also be willing to dance out over the edge when it comes to design and page layout. If you’re looking for a place to let your talents shine, this is it.
McAlester is located in southeast Oklahoma near Lake Eufaula. Hunting, fishing, boating and more are just minutes away. Need to go to the big town once and a while? Tulsa is about an hour and a half away, it’s about two hours to Oklahoma City and about two and a half hours to Dallas. McAlester has top notch schools, higher learning opportunities and a strong community that truly appreciates its newspaper.
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CONTACT:  If this is the job you’ve been looking for, send a resume and some clips to: Editor, P.O. Box 987, McAlester, OK 74501. You can e-mail your clips and resume to editor@mcalesternews.com.