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Sports Editor, Pine Bluff (Ark.) Commercial

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by nck228, Jun 24, 2011.

  1. nck228

    nck228 Member

    Interesting, given that Robert Turbeville just made a hire for his section about a week ago...

    Company: Pine Bluff Commercial
    Position: Open Now
    Location: Pine Bluff, Arkansas
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: Negotiable
    Ad Expires: July 29, 2011
    Job ID: 1264085


    The Pine Bluff Commercial seeks a detail-oriented sports editor.

    The right candidate will be a solid writer and reporter but more importantly will be able to plan and develop content for the daily sports section. Attention to detail and a desire to produce the best section in the state are the attributes we’re looking for. Candidates should have a journalism degree, supervisory experience and a can-do attitude.

    Experience with InDesign is a plus.

    The Commercial is located in southeast Arkansas. Our coverage area includes 14 high schools and a local university as well as the University of Arkansas.

    The Commercial is part of Stephens Media, and we offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
    Send resumes to sloftis@pbcommercial.com
  2. Matt Stephens

    Matt Stephens Well-Known Member

    Promote the dude from Tech.
  3. TMagelssen

    TMagelssen New Member

    I like your style.
  4. Matt Stephens

    Matt Stephens Well-Known Member

    I heard, but don't know for sure, that Robert may be coming to NWA.
  5. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    That's quite the revolving door they have going in the Bluff. How many have they had since Andy Hodges left in 2000?
  6. Slash

    Slash Member

    Any news on this one? Since Hodges left there have been 8 or 9 changes. Its always been a stepping stone job. Some of the 8 were fired, some moved on to better gigs and some got out of the biz.
  7. Liut

    Liut Well-Known Member

    Andy Hodges. Now THAT was an interesting cat.
  8. TMagelssen

    TMagelssen New Member

    I'll shed some light on this one. One of the staff writers, I'm the other, was promoted to the SE position. The new SE is I.C. Murrell, who is a Pine Bluff native. I.C. currently is in the process of hiring another writer, so it should potentially be posted in the next day.
  9. Liut

    Liut Well-Known Member

    I.C. Murrell. Now THAT is an interesting cat. Guess the stint in Stillwater was brief, though probably understandable. Glad to hear he's back home.
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