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General Assignment Reporter
The Messenger

Job Title: General Assignment Reporter
Company: The Messenger
Category: Print Journalist
Contact Person: Jon Garrett
Contacts Title: Editor
Address: 221 South Main Street
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.

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 and just over an hour from Nashville.

We offer pay commensurate with experience, company subsidized health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off and other 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 Jon Garrett at