Details for The Newport Plain Talk has an immediate opening for an

The Newport Plain Talk has an immediate opening for an experienced, versatile, STAFF WRITER/PHOTOGRAPHER. The Plain Talk is a tri-weekly newspaper based in Newport, TN., publishes and has a strong online presence. Duties include, but are not limited to, conducting interviews in person, by phone, and by email, attending and reporting on a variety of meetings and other events of public interest, reporting on stories that are assigned and independently pursuing and developing leads, making photographs to accompany those stories, writing for the newspapers niche publications, assisting with uploading stories/photos to the newspapers website and remote page layout hub, and other duties as may be needed. The ability to plan ahead, juggle multiple projects, manage time wisely, and to write clearly, accurately, and on strict deadlines are absolute musts. Experience with Macintosh computers, Microsoft Word, and Photoshop strongly desired. Competitive salary, paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance and travel allowance. Send resume, cover letter, and three to five of your best clips/photos to: duane.uhls, Editor & Publisher The Newport Plain Talk PO Box 279 Newport, TN 37822 - or by email EOE, TN Drug Free Workforce.