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.

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

35 snake species native to Illinois call this natural area home

Snake Road to draw a crowd as scaled serpents migrate for spring

Spring into quilts: FREE exhibition on display in Altenburg

How to make a hearty pot of Irish Stew for St. Patrick’s Day

5 “must try” pies to make in celebration of National Pi Day

5 things you didn’t know about St. Patrick’s Day