Date posted: 3/7/18
The Daily Herald, a five-day daily newspaper in Roanoke Rapids, is seeking a talented, dedicated reporter who is a superfan of community sports and the outdoors, who shoots photos and video and can manage web content.
If you are a recent college graduate or young reporter looking to make a mark as a sportswriter, this is the opportunity for you. We are looking for candidates who have some sportswriting experience covering prep and community sports at daily or weekly newspapers, were heavily involved with sportswriting at their college newspapers or have a proven talent for reporting on games while handling sports news and features. Experience with outdoor reporting is a plus.
We also look for the sportswriter to assist with recruiting stringers and contract writers to help with our coverage area, which includes two counties, six high schools, three academies and some of the most visited hotspots for hunting and fishing in eastern North Carolina.
The Daily Herald, a Paxton Media Group newspaper, has a strong following in print as the publication of record for Roanoke Valley and carries a strong presence on the web at RRDailyHerald.com.
Paxton Media Group LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, age, national origin or disability.