Help Wanted

The Messenger

Job Title: Reporter
Company: The Messenger
Category: Print Journalist
Contact Person: Mike Alexieff
Contacts Title: Editor
Address: 221 S. Main St.
City/State/Zip: Madisonville KY, 42431
Phone: (270) 824-3221

The Messenger in Madisonville, Kentucky, is seeking a reporter to cover local government, education and general assignments. Qualities we seek are curiosity, the ability to write clean copy in accordance with AP style, a passion for community journalism and photography skills. Experience working for a newspaper is preferred, but recent journalism school graduates are welcome to apply.

The Messenger is a five-day daily and part of a growing, family-owned chain of more than 30 daily newspapers and numerous weeklies. Madisonville is located in Western Kentucky, and is less than an hour from the paradise of Land Between the Lakes National Recreational Area and an hour and a half from booming Nashville, Tennessee.

We offer pay commensurate with experience, company subsidized health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off and other typical benefits.

To apply, email a cover letter explaining why you're the right person for the job, a resume, and three to five clips to Editor Mike Alexieff at .