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22 09, 2014

Today’s News-Herald earned four statewide first-place awards in ANA’s 2014 Better Newspapers Contest

2014-10-01T17:34:41+00:00September 22nd, 2014|Tags: , , |

Today’s News-Herald earned four statewide first-place awards for news and advertising quality in annual Arizona Newspapers Association contests last weekend. The newspaper earned a top award for departmental reporting and newswriting excellence, and an additional first-place award for editorial page excellence. It competed against non-metropolitan dailies with circulation under 25,000 in such cities as Yuma, Flagstaff, Prescott, Sierra Vista and Casa Grande. The departmental awards are judged on [...]

22 09, 2014

The Sierra Vista Herald/Review captures 17 state awards

2017-05-02T13:49:06+00:00September 22nd, 2014|Tags: , , |

PHOENIX -- The Sierra Vista Herald/ Bisbee Daily Review took home 17 awards in the Arizona Newspapers Association’s Better Newspapers contest. It was a really good night for the photo staff as Mark Levy and Beatrice Richardson swept the multimedia storytelling category with Levy taking first for his “The Miners” video, Richardson taking second for her feature on “Carlos” and Levy placing third for his video of Dorothy [...]

22 09, 2014

The Green Valley News won ten first-place awards in ANA’s 2014 Better Newspapers Contest

2017-05-02T13:49:06+00:00September 22nd, 2014|Tags: , , |

First place, Best News Photograph: “Cactus down!” by Regina Ford. The Green Valley News won 10 first-place awards and 20 overall in its circulation category at the Arizona Newspapers Association Better Newspapers/Excellence in Advertising contest, including first place in General Excellence. The awards were handed out Saturday night in Scottsdale. "We are so proud that the Arizona Newspaper Association has recognized the wonderful work our editorial [...]

9 09, 2014

Saints-Falcons bet ‘ties’ up Iberian managing editor

2017-05-02T13:49:06+00:00September 9th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

NEW IBERIA, La. — Daily Iberian reporter Horace Holloman III oftentimes arrives at work in a good mood, ready to start the day, but there was a little more spring in his step as he approached the managing editor's office the morning of Monday, Sept. 8. Managing Editor Jeff Zeringue, however, was fit to be tied ... Atlanta Falcon tied, that is. A friendly wager between Holloman and Zeringue [...]

8 09, 2014

Ron Lee named Wick Communications Chief Financial Officer

2017-05-02T13:49:06+00:00September 8th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Ron Lee, Chief Financial Officer of Wick Communications Mr. Ronald J. Lee was promoted to the position of Chief Financial Officer of Wick Communications Company on September 1, 2014. As CFO, Ron will be responsible for all financial and accounting functions of the corporation. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Ron joined Wick in July 1995. He has previously held company positions of Staff Accountant, Assistant Controller, [...]

5 09, 2014

Carol Crittendon promoted to Publisher in Sidney, Montana

2017-05-02T13:49:07+00:00September 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

Wick Communications is pleased to announce the promotion of Carol Crittendon to Publisher of the Sidney Herald in Sidney, Montana. Crittendon, who is currently the Advertising Director of the Roanoke Rapids Daily Herald, will assume her new duties Oct. 1. Crittendon just celebrated 18 years in the newspaper business. She started her career in the Seattle area with the former King County Journal Newspapers, where she was a [...]

28 08, 2014

2014 Iberia Parish Sugar Cane Jamboree Coaches’ Luncheon

2017-05-02T13:49:07+00:00August 28th, 2014|

NEW IBERIA, La. — Artie Liuzza didn’t show any of the signs of nervousness he professed for speaking in front of large groups Wednesday, delighting a packed room with tales of his team’s lack of football knowledge at his inaugural appearance at the Iberia Parish Sugar Cane Jamboree Coaches Luncheon held at Landry’s Cajun, Seafood and Steakhouse in New Iberia. Liuzza edged Jeanerette Senior High coach Ananias Johnson, [...]

18 07, 2014

COLORADO DAILY PUBLISHER OPPORTUNITY

2014-07-18T16:32:01+00:00July 18th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Excellent family-owned media company…nice geographical location…a successful daily newspaper operation that is growing…AND WE NEED AN EXPERIENCED PUBLISHER. The Montrose Press is accepting applications and resumes for this opportunity in southwest Colorado. The Montrose Press is an award-winning 6-day-a-week morning newspaper that is enhanced by the community’s favorite website, a local magazine and a powerful Total Market Coverage (TMC) product. In addition, the company has a sizeable commercial [...]

10 07, 2014

Office Manager Wanted, New Iberia, LA

2017-05-02T13:49:07+00:00July 10th, 2014|Tags: , |

We need an Office Manager for our Circulation Department. This person records payments, processes bills, helps with customer service issues and provides other office support to our Circulation Department and District managers. We don't expect to find someone who already knows about Circulation issues. We'll get you up to speed on the particulars of the department. But we do hope to find someone who can handle the duties, including being [...]

9 07, 2014

Reporter needed in Sierra Vista, AZ

2014-07-09T20:43:00+00:00July 9th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Sierra Vista Herald/Bisbee Daily Review, an award-winning, 7-day-a-week morning newspaper in Southern Arizona, has an immediate opening for a full-time general assignment reporter with emphasis on sports, community reporting and data entry. Accurate reporting on deadline, strong typing skills and reliable transportation are musts. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make a start in the profession with opportunities in place for advancement. Familiarity with [...]

9 07, 2014

The Sierra Vista Herald/Review was among those winners in NNA’s 2014 Better Newspaper Contest and Better Newspaper Advertising Contest

2017-05-02T13:49:07+00:00July 9th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The newspaper took a Third Place, Best Environmental Story, Daily & Non-daily Division, circ. 9,000 or more. Entry Title: Where has all the water gone?. Judges' Comments: "Great writing, tons of info presented in clear graphics and sidebars, good organization. Excellent and vital work." The newspaper also qualified in the General Excellence category and won either a first, second, third or honorable mention. Winners in this category will be [...]

3 07, 2014

Press Manager Position, Williston Herald, North Dakota

2014-07-03T17:43:31+00:00July 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Williston Herald, a division of Wick Communications Co., has an opening for press manager for its printing plant operation which includes a six day a week daily, a twice weekly, a weekly shopper and several monthly publications and special sections. We are seeking a hands-on manager to lead and manage people. Working with state of the art printing equipment; a six unit SSC Goss Community Press fitted [...]

3 07, 2014

Seeking an experienced Features Editor, Williston Daily Herald , North Dakota

2014-07-03T17:38:02+00:00July 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

The Williston Daily Herald located in Williston North Dakota is seeking an experienced Features Editor. The successful candidate will be capable of designing and producing compelling content, assigning freelance stories and laying out features for the newspaper and specialty magazines. The primary responsibility of this position will be the production of niche magazines for both the Williston Daily Herald and the Sidney Herald in Sidney, Montana. These newspapers [...]

3 07, 2014

Roanoke Rapids Earns a 1st Place in NNA Awards

2017-05-02T13:49:14+00:00July 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , |

​​The National Newspaper Association just announced the winners of their 2014 Better Newspaper Contest and Better Newspaper Advertising Contest. ​The Daily Herald, Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina earned a First Place, Best Sales Promotion Section or Edition, Daily Division for its Prospectus Magazine. Prospectus is an annual magazine focused on business and industry in Halifax County, NC. It is published by The Daily Herald in partnership with Halifax County [...]

26 06, 2014

Congratulations to Tyler Bell of the Williston Herald for the winning photo in May!

2017-05-02T13:49:14+00:00June 26th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

MEMBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH FOR NORTH AND SOUTH DAKOTA - In this May 27, 2014 file photo, debris is seen scattered after a tornado hit in Watford City, N.D., the day before. Authorities say at least eight trailers were destroyed when the twister tore through a camp where oil field workers stay. Nine people were injured, including a 15-year-old girl critically. When waves of workers began spilling [...]

18 06, 2014

News Editor needed in Montrose, CO

2017-05-02T13:49:14+00:00June 18th, 2014|

“News editor” “Copy editor/Paginator/Reporter” Are you ready? - Are you passionate about newspapers and journalism? Do you edit copy like a hawk and question the direction and inferences in stories? Are you someone who believes a page is a canvas and that marrying art and words paints a story that ultimately has an effect on a community? Are you able to turn around stories on a tight deadline? [...]

17 06, 2014

Corporate Accountant Needed (Wick Communications)

2014-06-17T23:25:11+00:00June 17th, 2014|

Wick Communications Company is seeking a corporate accountant. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a privately owned community news company with 28 newspapers and 18 specialty publications in 12 states. The home offices are in Sierra Vista, Arizona. Wick has newspapers in Arizona, Louisiana, Montana, Colorado, Alaska, California, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Dakota, Idaho, Minnesota and Oregon. A strong understanding of accounting is required and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment. Main responsibilities will include financial statement [...]

16 06, 2014

Advertising Representative needed in Roanoke Rapids, NC

2017-05-02T13:49:14+00:00June 16th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Daily Herald, an 8,500-circulation daily in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, is seeking a hard working advertising sales representative with a winning attitude. As a member of our sales team, you’ll be responsible for the growth and development of current, inactive and new customers within an assigned territory. You will facilitate sales activities and create marketing solutions using multiple and alternative products including print and online. You will [...]

13 06, 2014

State Capital Managing Editor Needed (CapJournal)

2014-06-13T22:01:23+00:00June 13th, 2014|

The Capital Journal seeks applications and resumes for the position of Managing Editor. The Capital Journal is an award-winning, five-day morning daily newspaper, in the capital city of South Dakota. The Capital Journal has a paid daily circulation of about 4,500 with a rapidly growing web presence. It is owned by Wick Communications, now in its third generation of family ownership with newspapers across several states. The Capital Journal is [...]

2 06, 2014

Nogales journalists win 7 prizes in statewide contest

2017-05-02T13:49:16+00:00June 2nd, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nogales International reporter Curt Prendergast displays his award for second runner-up in the Community Journalist of the Year category at Saturday’s Arizona Press Club party in Phoenix. Photo/Elise Bajohr Staffers from the Nogales International won seven awards in the Arizona Press Club’s annual Best in Arizona Journalism contest, including prizes for immigration, investigative, human interest and business reporting. Reporter Curt Prendergast and managing editor Jonathan Clark [...]

21 05, 2014

Advertising Sales Representative needed in Sierra Vista, AZ

2017-05-02T13:49:16+00:00May 21st, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

As an advertising sales representative, you will initiate sales and marketing calls on current and prospective clients to work with them to achieve business objectives. Create and sell print and online advertising in the daily newspaper, magazines, coupon mailers, events, and other projects with the support of an award-winning graphic design team. DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated and well organized. Well-qualified applicants will [...]

16 05, 2014

Capital Journal wins 16 awards in AP Great Plains contest

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 16th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Sports editor Wade LaRoche’s action shot of Pierre Governors quarterback Alex Gray diving over the goal line in the first round of the class 11AA playoffs won first place in the sports action photo category. The Capital Journal newsroom has won 16 awards in the 2014 AP Great Plains competition, including four for first place. The competition is among newspapers in South Dakota, North Dakota and [...]

5 05, 2014

DN staff won 35 awards in newspaper contest

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

By Daily News Staff The staff of the Daily News received 35 awards at the North Dakota Newspaper Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, with nine first-place awards in the small daily division. “We had a great year at the contest, pulling in more awards than we’ve had in a long time,” said Kathleen Leinen, managing editor of the Daily News. “I’m very proud of our efforts. We don’t write [...]

5 05, 2014

Williston Herald receives many awards at convention

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

This photo Jerry Burnes took during the Blast celebration last year won first place in the outdoor recreation photo. The Williston Herald received 48 awards from the North Dakota Newspaper Association during the NDNA Convention on Friday in Bismarck. The Herald collected 12 first-place awards and two special awards from the NDNA. The paper also earned a second-place award in general excellence. Advertising Manager Wanda Olaf [...]

5 05, 2014

Half Moon Bay Review wins for best front page, layout, cartoon

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Half Moon Bay Review won three first prizes in its classification at the May 3 California Newspaper Publishers Association luncheon in San Jose, Calif. The newspaper took top honors for Best Front Page, a category that considers writing, story selection, headlines, photos, layout and graphics. The Half Moon Bay Review was honored with several awards on May 3 – including the prize for consistently having [...]