The American Press is the flagship newspaper of the Shearman Corporation, which also owns newspapers in Hobbs, N.M., and Trinidad, Colo.
1895 - 1910: Two publications: The Daily American and The Lake Charles Daily Press
1910 - 1912: The Lake Charles Daily American-Press
1912 - 1931: The Lake Charles American-Press
1912 - 1944: The Lake Charles Weekly American-Press
1931 - 1998: The Lake Charles American Press
1998 - present: The American Press
Hours of Operation
Business Office: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
News Department: 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. Monday - Friday
Circulation Department: 5:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday
Circulation: 337-494-4040, email@example.com
Newsroom: 337-494-4080, firstname.lastname@example.org
Photography: 337-494-4077, email@example.com
Obituaries: 337-494-4039, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sports: 337-494-4069, email@example.com
Website: 337-494-4067, firstname.lastname@example.org
Advertising Manager, Karen Cole: 337-494-4095, email@example.com
Business Manager, Anita Tinsley: 337-494-4058, firstname.lastname@example.org
Circulation Director, Ava Yellott: 337-494-4018, email@example.com
Executive Editor, Crystal Stevenson: 337-494-4083, firstname.lastname@example.org
Production Director, Gordon Clark: 337-494-4055, email@example.com
We hire college students and recent graduates each semester for internships. Please contact the appropriate department for more information.
We are always looking for bright and enthusiastic individuals to add to our American Press team. For career inquires please email a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.