Details for News Editor


Paxton Media Group seeks a news editor to oversee publication of two of our Western Kentucky weekly newspapers-The Mayfield Messenger and the Marshall County Tribune-Courier. In this position you will be part of the larger West Kentucky Media Group which produces newspapers for six hometowns, including PMG’s flagship daily newspaper The Paducah Sun. The Mayfield Messenger publishes Wednesday and Saturday. The Marshall County Tribune-Courier publishes Tuesday. As editor you will assign coverage and resources for news, features and photos. You are responsible for professional and fair editing, protecting the accuracy and integrity of published content in the newspapers and associated digital platforms. The editor is responsible for reporting on certain events and the effects of those events on the communities you serve. We are looking for someone with a degree in journalism or related field, with at least two years of writing & reporting experience. You must have knowledge of grammar and AP style.

Send resume and writing samples/clips to: Areia Hathcock General Manager The Mayfield Messenger The Marshall County Tribune-Courier 270-247-5229

  • Employee Type
    Full Time