Editor for The Luverne Journal

Greenville Newspapers LLC seeks a community-minded, self-motivated person to join its team as editor of its weekly publication The Luverne Journal. Candidates must be proficient in all areas of reporting, editing, photography and pagination. 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 weekly pagination of the newspaper and website and social media updates. 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. Send resume, work samples and references to Greenville Newspapers LLC managing editor Andy Brown andy.brown@greenvilleadvocate.com.



Lead Designer

Tallapoosa Publishers is seeking a content-minded copy editor with design talent and headline/word skills for a new centralized design desk that will handle the layout and design for a group of newspapers in Central Alabama. Multimedia experience is a plus. Our lead designer will be given artistic freedom and will do high-quality, high-impact work in news, sports and features. Send cover letter, resume, references and samples of your work to TPI Editor Mitch Sneed at mitch.sneed@alexcityoutlook.com



Tallapoosa Publishers is seeking a self-starting editor with a great nose for news and community relations to lead a weekly newspaper in Central Alabama. The successful applicant must be willing to relocate the area and be ready to wear many hats. This means that they will write, edit and manage a staff and team of contributors that will produce a high-quality hyper local publication in a competitive market. Strong editing in AP style is required and the successful candidate must be able to coach young reporters and raise the quality of the news product. We hope to make our publication one of the best in the state, but that will not come without hard work and determination. Are you a good fit? If you are, send a resume, samples of your work and a cover letter to TPI Editor Mitch Sneed at mitch.sneed@alexcityoutlook.com


News Editor

Emmerich Newspapers is accepting candidates for an all-star news editor position at one of its award-winning newspaper companies located in southern Mississippi, and joining its expanded operation in a highly competitive university market.

We need someone who is an exceptional reporter, writer, and editor. This isn’t just a desk job. We need someone who wants to roll up their sleeves and get into the trenches of covering a beat, writing feature stories, taking photographs, and pitching in wherever is needed.

The news editor will work directly with the publisher, editor, and two other newsroom professionals to publish our independent community newspapers, magazines, and websites. The news editor is responsible for determining each week’s news budget and in addition to writing and editing duties; they will be responsible for paginating most of the news pages each week.

Viable candidates should have at least five years of experience as a working journalist. Position pays $35K – $40K. Solid benefit package includes health insurance, 401(k) savings program, paid vacation, mileage reimbursement. We’re willing to relocate the right person and will assist with moving expenses.

Submit a cover letter, resume, boss references, and writing samples via email to: Dan Strack, COO, Emmerich Newspapers, at strack@emmerichnewspapers.com. Come join a great, privately-owned newspaper group that employees 300+ folks in producing 28 newspapers, a multitude of niche and specialty publications, and websites in Mississippi (25), Louisiana (2), and Arkansas (1).


Staff Reporter

Hartselle Newspapers, Inc., a media company that publishes award-winning newspapers, magazines and websites in Alabama’s Tennessee Valley, is seeking a staff reporter.

This position includes general assignment reporting, feature writing, some photography and some sports reporting. Quality of life here is as good as it gets and opportunity for advancement—with our company and others— is nearly limitless.

This full-time opportunity offers competitive salary and benefits. Compensation plan includes base weekly salary, health/dental insurance, 401(k), paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays and paid sick leave.

Our products include:

  • The Hartselle Enquirer, a weekly newspaper with a daily online focus.
  • The Morgan Countian, a weekly newspaper covering areas of Morgan County outside of Hartselle.
  • Hartselle Living Magazine, monthly lifestyle magazine.


• Solid writing, researching and interviewing skills

• Fluent in AP style and strict adherence to grammar rules

• Experience in InDesign & Pagination

• Valid driver’s license, car insurance and a vehicle

• Excellent time management and organizational skills

• Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred

• Competency in photography and social media preferred

To apply: Email résumé and writing samples to Publisher Randy Garrison at randy.garrison@hartselleenquirer.com or call 256 286 0233.


Copy Editor

The Decatur (AL) Daily has an opening for a full-time copy editor. The 10-person copy desk edits, designs, paginates, writes headlines and posts to the websites for news and sports sections of both The Decatur Daily and The (Florence, AL) TimesDaily.

Speed, accuracy and judgment are crucial, as is knowledge of InCopy and InDesign. A college degree is required. The Decatur Daily is located on the Tennessee River in north Alabama near Huntsville. We offer opportunities to creative people with initiative and ambition. Send resumes and work samples to Leah.Daniels@TimesDaily.com or by mail to Leah Daniels, news editor; 201 1st Ave., SE; Decatur, AL 35601.


Graphic Designer

The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal in Tupelo, MS, is looking for a graphic designer to join its news design team. Candidates should have some newspaper and magazine design skills. We’re looking for an energetic, creative designer who can come in work with some of the best designers in the state. You’d better hurry, this job won’t be open for long.

How to Apply  Send resumes to crissy.bland@journalinc.com.


Managing Editor

The Opelika-Auburn News, an award-winning newspaper in a rapidly growing market is in search of a news leader who is willing and eager to drive local news coverage, has solid news judgment, design experience, experience reporting and editing news in a variety of formats to include print, online and mobile. We’re much more than a daily newspaper in a great university town and we need much more in a news leader than an ordinary editor. We are a 12,000 circulation, seven-day newspaper. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years experience in a daily newspaper environment, at least three years of management experience and will possess strong leadership skills. The successful candidate will understand the necessity of maintaining the highest ethical standards while attacking the changing dynamics of the newspaper industry with a passion that seeks new opportunities instead of trepidation. This person will also understand the importance of positive community involvement, and be willing to become a part of a wonderful community. Bachelor’s level degree in Journalism preferred.  Pre-employment drug and back ground screen required.  Apply at www.bhmginc.com


Staff Writer

Staff Writer – The Southeast Sun, an award-winning weekly newspaper in South Alabama, is seeking a full time staff writer. Applicants must possess good writing, photography and time management skills. Layout experience a plus. Competitive salary and benefits. The Sun is a locally owned publication covering Enterprise/Fort Rucker/Daleville for over 32 years. Send cover letter and resume to: publisher@southeastsun.com.


Publisher of Tallapoosa Publishers

Opportunity awaits the next publisher of Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc., a media company that manages one daily and four weekly newspapers, three monthly heat-set magazines, related websites and a central printing facility all serving the beautiful Lake Martin area in east central Alabama. A dynamic growth-oriented team leader and individual performer will lead our company as publisher. Generous salary, incentive and benefits available for the right candidate. Please submit your resume and references via a short cover letter that addresses earnings expectations to kenneth.boone@alexcityoutlook.com. Email contact first is appreciated.