Reporter (Roanoke Rapids, N.C.)

The Daily Herald in Roanoke Rapids, NC is looking for a general assignment reporter with strong writing and interviewing skills.

This position has a focus on education coverage and requires work on some weekends and evenings. Our ideal candidate is a community-minded journalist who is able to write accurately with attention to detail and juggle several stories at one time under daily deadlines.

Qualifications include a college degree and work experience or equivalent education. Strong computer skills and experience using Microsoft Office applications are required along with a basic understanding of digital photography.

Roanoke Rapids a great place to live and is an ideal compromise between a big city and completely rural settings. Located on Interstate 95, we are approximately 90 miles from the Outer Banks and approximately 90 minutes from both Raleigh, NC, and Richmond, VA.

As part of Wick Communications, we offer a competitive package of pay and benefits, including medical, dental and 401(k). We are an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in joining our news team please e-mail a letter of interest, resume and salary expectations to Titus Workman at