News Junkies wanted. The Franklin Region of Community Newspapers Inc., has several positions open for entry level reporters in Western North Carolina to cover topics including news, education, business and government. If you possess excellent writing and verbal skills, are able to produce clean copy, and work in a team environment this may be the job for you. Candidate must be versatile, be able to analyze and write well, cover beats, work well under deadline and take complicated issues and make the reader understand them. Journalism degree required.