Newspaper routes are great!
Want to learn about becoming an independent contractor delivering the Lexington Herald-Leader? The money is great and a route will not interfere with most activities. The Herald-Leader has morning newspaper routes available in many areas. Routes vary in size and delivery time.
If you are interested in becoming a Herald-Leader newspaper carrier, please call our Carrier Recruitment line at 859-231-3384, or toll-free at 1-800-274-7355, ext 3384; contact us via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or submit the form below.
All applicants must have a reliable vehicle, valid driver's license, and proof of insurance. Each route takes approximately 1 to 3 hours per day, working between 2:00 a.m. and 6:30 a.m.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Carrier Application Form
links below so we can
better assist you.
Customer Care Center
For immediate assistance
please call 1-800-999-8881.
Phone hours are:
Mon-Fri, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat, 7 a.m.-11 a.m.
Sun, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Holidays, 6:30 a.m.-10 a.m.
(except Sunday holidays, then regular Sunday times apply)
Fayette Co. redelivery times:
Sun, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
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