Sports Anchor, Hazard, KY -- POSITION FILLED

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Sports Anchor, Hazard, KY -- POSITION FILLED

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Fri Apr 02, 2021 10:04 am

WYMT in Hazard, KY has an opening for a Weekend Sports Anchor.

This regional station is located in the small town of Hazard and serves more than 25 counties.

WYMT has a proven record of turning out solid journalists capable of moving up in the ranks. Two former employees are now working in Miami and our former Sports Director is the main anchor in Cleveland.

Start where it all began for ESPN`s Jay Crawford.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Deliver on-air sports events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner
* Use editorial judgment to help determine content of the sportscast
* Work with producers and team to create unique, fast-paced sportscast
* Use social media to determine content of sportscast and highlight big social stories
* Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance sportscast and stories.
* Write for the web and post daily on all digital platforms including social media and attaching images and streaming video
* Deliver unscripted breaking news coverage and special event coverage to the community at large

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.

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Re: Sports Anchor, Hazard, KY

#2 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:56 am

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Re: Sports Anchor, Hazard, KY

#3 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:52 am

The WYMT sports team in Hazard, KY features:

Sports Director Willie Hope (Messiah College) joined the station in July 2018.

Sports Anchor/Reporter Camille Gear (Tennessee) joined the station in August 2019.
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Re: Sports Anchor, Hazard, KY -- POSITION FILLED

#4 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Thu Sep 02, 2021 11:41 am

Congratulations to Courtney Layne Brewer (LSU), the newest member of the sports team at WYMT.

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