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Sports copy editor/paginator, Muskogee Phoenix

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Lucas Wiseman, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. Lucas Wiseman

    Lucas Wiseman Active Member

    http://www.journalismjobs.com/Job_Listing.cfm?JobID=909017

    Description:
    Muskogee Phoenix, a 15,000-circulation AM daily in Eastern Oklahoma, seeks a sports copy editor/paginator. Experience preferred but will accept recent journalism grad with proven knowledge in sports. Nights and weekends required. Send resumes and clips to: Mike Kays, Sports Editor, 214 Wall Street, Muskogee OK 74401 or electronically to sports@muskogeephoenix.com.
     
  2. Barsuk

    Barsuk Active Member

    I hear they don't smoke marijuana there.
     
  3. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    cnhi, i believe.
     
  4. sportswriter9247

    sportswriter9247 New Member

    I've done some work with this paper and Mike Kays is good people.
     
  5. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    again, didn't cnhi buy this paper about a year ago?
     
  6. Hey, at least it's a place where "squares can have a ball." or so I've been told.
     
  7. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    and i will second that i've heard decent things about the SE.
     
  8. redsox99

    redsox99 Member

    Kays is a good guy. We're not with the same chain (thank God!!!) but we've helped each other when our teams cross paths. I think Kenton Brooks might also still be there, but not for certain. Texas scribes who've been at it awhile might remember Kenton from his days in Beaumont.
     
  9. sportswriter9247

    sportswriter9247 New Member

    Kenton is still there. It's true they haven't filled an open position in awhile, but Kays will go to battle for you. The paper does a great job of covering the area and all the staff busts their ass.
     
  10. My sources say football's still the roughest thing on campus.
     
  11. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    at muskogee state?
     
  12. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Hey, a job's a job. ;)

    Northeastern State is a D-II school a few miles away in Tahlequah.

    Bacone is a four-year NAIA school in town.

    But I guarantee you the college beat is not what the readers read.
     
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