If you like to write and are willing to share your views on local issues or personal experiences, consider joining The Times Write Team. The deadline to apply is Monday, April. 9.
The Write Team consists of local residents who write columns every other week for six months. Professional writing experience is not needed. To apply, send:
u A short bio about yourself and why you like to write.
u One or two sample columns (500 to 550 words).
u Ideas for future columns.
Send to email@example.com or mail to The Time Newsroom, 110 W. Jefferson St., Ottawa, IL 61350 Applications can be dropped off at our Ottawa office, 110 W. Jefferson St., or the Streator office at 115 Oak St.
For more information, call Stephanie Jaquins at 815-431-4087.