Details for News Editor


The Paducah Sun, and its associated weekly newspapers, is looking for a News Editor that will work with our Executive Editor in the daily execution of our coverage plans for print and digital platforms. You must have a desire to grow digital storytelling. This is the No. 2 position in the newsroom.

You will work with a regional team of reporters across western Kentucky and six newspapers. Our focus is on local reporting beyond the event and ensuring we have an emphasis on the effects these events have on our readers. Be curious, have a sense of urgency, desire to break the big story, and own breaking news.

Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field, strong writing skills, and an eye for layout. We want someone who has at least five years of newsroom experience.

Send your resume and work samples to Executive Editor John Mangalonzo at