Randal Seyler, former editor of the Washington County Enterprise-Leader, has published the first of his Western adventure novels and has signed a five-book deal with DS Publishing, a leading publisher of Western fiction.
The book is available on Amazon.com, with the second volume expected to be released in November.
Seyler has been in journalism since 1986, working as a business reporter and columnist for the Northwest Arkansas Times in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He then served as a copy editor for the Springdale Morning News from 2005 to 2012.
He was also the city editor of the Roswell Daily Record in New Mexico and is a former bureau chief for the Silver City Sun-News in New Mexico. He also worked in newspapers in Arkansas at Osceola, Berryville, Washington County, Dumas, El Dorado and Jonesboro.
From 2017 to 2020 Seyler was the managing editor of the Jonesboro Sun. For the past year, he has been the editor of the Courier in Russellville.