Meet the HOIABC News Team

Jenise Rebholz

Jenise Rebholz

I joined the HOI team in September of 2016 and began producing and hosting special programs. Eventually I made into reporting,

Bobby Oler

Bobby Oler

Bobby Oler joined the Heart of Illinois team as their evening co-anchor in April 2018. The Gaithersburg, MD native is

Jessica Cook

Jessica Cook

Jessica Cook is the morning co-anchor of Good Morning Illinois.

Donnie Tillman

Donnie Tillman

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois Go-to activity outside of work: Softball Favorite song: Adore by Prince Favorite TV Show:  In Living Color

Mason Dowling

Mason Dowling

Hometown: Swansea, IL Go-to activity outside of work: Playing music, writing and playing games Favorite song: Famous Last Words - My

Mike Miletich

Mike Miletich

I joined the Heart of Illinois team as the 10PM news producer in June of 2018. You may see me

Kaitlin Pearson

Kaitlin Pearson

Hello viewers! My name is Kaitlin Pearson and I am a multi media journalist for WEEK and Heart of Illinois ABC. I am a graduate of Syracuse

Kyle Beachy

Kyle Beachy

Kyle Beachy is a Multimedia Journalist for 25 News and Heart of Illinois. Born and raised in Kokomo, Indiana, he attended

Stephanie Rodriguez

Stephanie Rodriguez

Stephanie Rodriguez is a multimedia journalist for HOIABC News. She graduated from Illinois State University in May 2018 with a

Molly Jirasek

Molly Jirasek

Molly Jirasek is Heart of Illinois ABC's Assistant News Director. 

Meet the Weather Team

Brian Walder

Brian Walder

Brian Walder is the Heart of Illinois ABC Chief Meteorologist.

Heaven Richey

Heaven Richey

Heaven is a Weekend Meteorologist at Heart of Illinois ABC.

Joe Puma

Joe Puma

Joe Puma is the Heart of Illinois ABC Good Morning Illinois meteorologist. 

Meet the Sports Team

Trish Christakes – Sports Director

Trish Christakes – Sports Director

Hometown: Cary, Illinois! A small suburb outside of Chicago. Go-to activity outside of work: I’m a huge animal person so going to shelters is

Chaz Frazier

Chaz Frazier

Chaz Frazier is was  born and raised  in San Bernardino, California.    The southern California native finds himself a long way from home, but could not

STORM TEAM ABC FORECAST
Havana
75°
Macomb
70°
Lincoln
74°
Lacon
72°
Bloomington
74°
Warm and Muggy Weather Continues

Warm and Muggy Weather Continues

We may see a few passing clouds overnight, but overall it will be quiet with lows in the low to

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