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Multimedia Journalist Posted: 09/09/2020

Mississippi TV, LLC in Tupelo-Columbus, Mississippi, has an immediate opening for a multimedia journalist.

Brief Description

Duties required, but not limited to: Working knowledge of the news gathering process. Strong news judgment and knowledge of proper grammar is required. General knowledge of courts, local and state government preferred.

Must be able to shoot video with station cameras in addition to writing and editing packages, vo sots and look lives. Must be able to report live from field as well as shoot your own live shot. Must follow newsroom dress code to properly represent station on the air and in the field. Individual will post written, video and picture content across the multiple online platforms and social media sites.

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this position, individual must be able to perform each essential duty to his or her utmost ability. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.

Four-year College or University degree and/or previous experience in a television, print or web newsroom.

Pre-employment background check and drug test required. Must be a licensed driver and insurable for a motor vehicle.

To apply, submit a video with reporting samples or link to your reel and your re?sume? to:

Liz Zamora
News Director
WTVA/WLOV
P.O. Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
lzamora@wtva.com

MISSISSIPPI TV, LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Part-Time Multimedia Journalist Posted: 03/05/2021

Mississippi TV, LLC in Tupelo-Columbus, Mississippi, has an immediate opening for a part-time multimedia journalist.

Brief Description:

Duties required, but not limited to: Working knowledge of the news gathering process. Strong news judgment and knowledge of proper grammar are required. General knowledge of courts, local and state government preferred.

Must be able to shoot video with station cameras in addition to writing and editing packages, vo/sots and look lives. Must be able to report live from field as well as shoot your own live shot. Must follow newsroom dress code to properly represent station on the air and in the field. Individual will post written, video and picture content across the multiple online platforms and social media sites.

Minimum Requirements:

To be successful in this position, individual must be able to perform each essential duty to his or her utmost ability. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.

Four-year college or university degree and/or previous experience in a television, print or web newsroom.

Pre-employment background check and drug test required. Must be a licensed driver and insurable for a motor vehicle.

To apply, submit a video with reporting samples or link to your reel and your resume to:

Liz Zamora 
News Director 
WTVA/WLOV 
P.O. Box 320 
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320  
lzamora@wtva.com  

MISSISSIPPI TV, LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Part-time Meteorologist/Multi-Media Journalist Posted: 04/05/2021

WTVA-TV is searching for a part-time meteorologist/multimedia journalist. The ideal candidate must have an active CBM, AMS or NWA seal or be able to gain a seal no later than six months following the hire date. The person must be able to present clear, focused and accurate forecasts for television, radio and online platforms. Schedule flexibility is a must, and long days and nights are part of the job. We’re looking for a team player and someone who is willing to live our Weather Authority brand.

In addition, this position requires someone who can shoot, write and edit news packages, vo/sots and look-lives. Must have a working knowledge of the news gathering process. Strong news judgment and knowledge of proper grammar are required. General knowledge of courts, local and state government is preferred.

Must be able to report live from field as well as shoot your own live shot. Must follow newsroom dress code to properly represent station on the air and in the field. Individual will post written, video and picture content across the multiple online platforms and social media sites.

Pre-employment background check and drug test required. Must be a licensed driver and insurable for a motor vehicle.

To apply, submit a video with reporting samples or link to your reel and your résumé to:

Liz Zamora
News Director
WTVA/WLOV
P.O. Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
lzamora@wtva.com

MISSISSIPPI TV, LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

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Multimedia Journalist Posted: 02/10/2021

Mississippi TV, LLC in Tupelo-Columbus, Mississippi, has an immediate opening for a multimedia journalist.

Brief Description

Duties required, but not limited to: Working knowledge of the news gathering process. Strong news judgment and knowledge of proper grammar is required. General knowledge of courts, local and state government preferred. 

Must be able to shoot video with station cameras in addition to writing and editing packages, vo sots and look lives. Must be able to report live from field as well as shoot your own live shot.  Must follow newsroom dress code to properly represent station on the air and in the field. Individual will post written, video and picture content across the multiple online platforms and social media sites. Must have working knowledge of proper grammar.

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this position, individual must be able to perform each essential duty to his or her utmost ability. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. 
Four-year College or University degree and/or previous experience in a television, print or web newsroom.  

Pre-employment background check and drug test required. Must be a licensed driver and insurable for a motor vehicle. 

To apply, submit a video with reporting samples or link to your reel and your résumé to: 

Liz Zamora 
News Director 
WTVA/WLOV 
P.O. Box 320 
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320 
lzamora@wtva.com 

MISSISSIPPI TV, LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Producer Posted: 02/10/2021

Mississippi TV, LLC has an immediate opening for a Producer. 

Brief Description

Candidate must be able to produce fast-paced, hard-hitting newscasts, understand basic producing functions including rundowns, newscast timing and meeting production needs. Will work with anchors and reporters, editing, writing news stories. Other duties will include writing and editing stories to the website and social media. 

Duties required, but not limited to: working knowledge of the newsgathering process, strong news judgment and the ability to frame stories effectively. Knowledge of proper grammar is a must. This person must thrive under pressure, able to make quick decisions and adapt to last-minute changes.  

Minimum Requirements: Four-year college or university degree and/or previous experience in a newsroom. 

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test. 

When applying, please tell us how you learned about the opening. 

To apply, submit résumé to: 

Liz Zamora 

News Director 

lzamora@wtva.com 

P.O. Box 320 

Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320 

MISSISSIPPI TV LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

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Producer Posted: 02/10/2021

Mississippi TV, LLC has an immediate opening for a Producer. 

Brief Description

Candidate must be able to produce fast-paced, hard-hitting newscasts, understand basic producing functions including rundowns, newscast timing and meeting production needs. Will work with anchors and reporters, editing, writing news stories. Other duties will include writing and editing stories to the website and social media. 

Duties required, but not limited to: working knowledge of the newsgathering process, strong news judgment and the ability to frame stories effectively. Knowledge of proper grammar is a must. This person must thrive under pressure, able to make quick decisions and adapt to last-minute changes.  

Minimum Requirements: Four-year college or university degree and/or previous experience in a newsroom. 

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test. 

When applying, please tell us how you learned about the opening. 

To apply, submit résumé to: 

Liz Zamora 

News Director 

lzamora@wtva.com 

P.O. Box 320 

Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320 

MISSISSIPPI TV LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

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Full Time Technical Media Producer (TMP) Posted: 10/20/2020

Date Posted: 10/20/2020 

Department: Operations and Technology 

Position: Full Time Technical Media Producer (TMP)  

MS TV LLC has an immediate opening for a Technical Media Producer.  

Brief Description

The Technical Media Producer has the general responsibility for directing live News productions as assigned, operating the Master Control Center, monitoring the station's on-air services, maintaining FCC logs, and ingesting video content into the play-to-air servers.  

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this position the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty competently and professionally. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. 

Ability to stay focused under time-sensitive deadlines 

Strong technical & computer skills  

Flexibility with scheduling and job assignments

Willingness to learn new hardware and software  

Training will be provided

Pre-employment drug screening required  

Contact

Mississippi TV LLC 
Gary Savage, Director of Operations and Technology  
gsavage@wtva.com 

MS TV LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

 

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Traffic Coordinator Posted: 02/02/2021

Mississippi TV, LLC (WTVA-TV) has an immediate opening for a Traffic Coordinator. In this position, one would coordinate the daily preparation and maintenance of on-air logs, utilizing meticulous management of commercial inventory to maximize revenue. A Traffic Coordinator needs to be extremely organized and detail-oriented. The Traffic Coordinator would work under the direction of the WTVA Traffic Manager, and will also coordinate with Sales Managers, Sales Assistants, and members of Creative Services.

 

Traffic Coordinator Duties/Responsibilities:

- Secure and accurately input traffic instructions for broadcast advertisers

- Ensure commercials are received, downloaded and processed by the correct deadlines

- Work closely with Traffic Manager, Traffic Coordinators, and Sales Department

- Manage revisions and missing instructions for assigned advertisers and communicate with the Sales Department to help resolve any issues

- Manage storage of commercials and purge spots as directed by Traffic Manager

- Coordinate and communicate with Master Control with any important changes

 

Traffic Manager Minimum Requirements:

- College degree or two years experience with detail-focused position

- Solid time management, oral and written communication skills

- Basic Microsoft Office skills, including Excel

- Ability to work in an extremely high-paced, pressured environment to meet strict deadlines

- Superior organizational skills – must be able to manage multiple priorities with confidence

 

To apply, submit resume to:

Mississippi TV LLC

Attention: Robin Davis

Post Office Box 320

Tupelo, MS 38802-0320

rdavis@wtva.com

 

WTVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 308737

Reported Deaths: 7139
CountyCasesDeaths
DeSoto20931250
Hinds19961410
Harrison17562303
Rankin13369277
Jackson13156243
Madison9950212
Lee9890170
Jones8310161
Forrest7542148
Lauderdale7221237
Lowndes6289144
Lamar613384
Lafayette6072117
Washington5291133
Bolivar4776129
Oktibbeha457197
Panola4458103
Pearl River4437141
Warren4299119
Marshall4286102
Pontotoc417572
Monroe4062132
Union404675
Neshoba4005176
Lincoln3886109
Hancock373385
Leflore3471124
Sunflower331589
Tate325384
Pike3215105
Scott311472
Yazoo305069
Alcorn299465
Itawamba297877
Copiah293965
Coahoma290479
Simpson289586
Tippah285168
Prentiss276659
Marion266279
Leake261773
Wayne261541
Grenada256484
Covington255280
Adams246982
Newton245761
George238547
Winston226081
Tishomingo222567
Jasper220048
Attala213673
Chickasaw205457
Holmes187172
Clay183254
Stone179733
Clarke177776
Tallahatchie176140
Calhoun165431
Yalobusha160136
Smith159334
Walthall131043
Greene129633
Lawrence126623
Noxubee126534
Montgomery125742
Perry125238
Carroll120926
Amite120741
Webster113832
Jefferson Davis105532
Tunica103225
Claiborne101330
Benton97525
Kemper95628
Humphreys94632
Franklin82923
Quitman78916
Choctaw73917
Wilkinson65128
Jefferson64828
Sharkey49817
Issaquena1686
Unassigned00

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Cases: 521623

Reported Deaths: 10739
CountyCasesDeaths
Jefferson754061493
Mobile39067799
Madison34040496
Tuscaloosa25367444
Montgomery24019567
Shelby23186239
Baldwin20701302
Lee15589165
Calhoun14342311
Morgan14158271
Etowah13685346
Marshall11995220
Houston10404278
Elmore10011200
Limestone9852147
Cullman9503189
St. Clair9463234
Lauderdale9265228
DeKalb8757181
Talladega8115171
Walker7139275
Jackson6756110
Autauga6750103
Blount6519134
Colbert6229130
Coffee5424113
Dale4772111
Russell430038
Franklin420782
Chilton4101109
Covington4061114
Tallapoosa3907146
Escambia390174
Dallas3525149
Chambers3514122
Clarke347060
Marion3072100
Pike306176
Lawrence295995
Winston273172
Bibb256059
Marengo248361
Geneva246075
Pickens233259
Barbour226455
Hale218575
Butler212967
Fayette209460
Henry188044
Cherokee182644
Randolph177241
Monroe172540
Washington165238
Macon155648
Clay150155
Crenshaw149457
Cleburne146741
Lamar139734
Lowndes136553
Wilcox124427
Bullock121640
Conecuh109428
Perry107626
Sumter103232
Coosa99428
Greene91434
Choctaw58824
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Columbus
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Oxford
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Some spotty showers will move through our area this morning but should clear out by the afternoon. We should see some breaks in the clouds and temperatures reaching the mid to upper 60s.
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