Herald accepting résumés for reporter position

December 11, 2013

The Hazard Herald will have an opening in its editorial department at the end of the year, and the newspaper is currently accepting résumés.

The opening will be for a full-time reporter, a position that covers a variety of beats in Perry County, including education, courts, and police, as well as general assignments and feature stories.

Ideal candidates should have good writing, researching, and interviewing skills. A commitment to quality in news coverage is a strong requirement.

Duties include writing news, features, and occasional columns as assigned, along with updating the paper’s website.

The position offers competitive salary along with benefits including health, dental, and vision.

Anyone interested can send a résumé by mail to the Herald at P.O. 869 Hazard, KY 41702, via fax to 606-436-3140, or email to Mark Francis at mfrancis@civitasmedia.com.