Posts By: Nichole Cartmell
Heartland Weekend
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. Hailing from Colorado, Nichole has called Missouri home for the last 8 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.

Hippity Hoppity: Learn the Ukrainian art of Easter egg decorating

Trillium Trail: The best spring wildflower hiking spot in southern Illinois

Expert tips to becoming a master morel mushroom hunter

Ready, set, mow! Souped up lawnmowers race in Patton, MO

Lawn Mower Racing: What it looks like behind the wheel

Lawn Mower Racing: A family affair

Guide to kicking up dust at the 67th Sikeston Bootheel Rodeo

Roller Derby 101: Three things you probably didn’t know

Historical rock climbing destination opening in southern IL

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Timber rattlesnake, huge copperhead spotted at Snake Road