About Us

What is your perfect Heartland Weekend?
We are here to bring you the best food, attractions, music and events the Heartland has to offer.
From Cape Girardeau to Carbondale to Paducah, and beyond, we’ll help you keep a finger on what is going on.
Let us help you #PlanYours!

Nichole Cartmell — Reporter/Producer

You can say Nichole Cartmell is Heartland Weekend. She writes, shoots and edits stories for multiple platforms while spending as much time as possible enjoying all the Heartland has to offer. Nichole has a passion for people and storytelling.

Hailing from Colorado, Nichole has called Missouri home for the last 7 years. She graduated from the University of Missouri and loves cheering for her Tigers. When she’s not at work, she loves spending time outdoors, especially on the water or going for a drive. She also really enjoys live music, donuts and shoes.

Nichole loves hearing from the community. Feel free to let her know if something is going on in your area.

EMAIL: ncartmell@kfvs12.com