Eric returns to WTVG after previously working with the 13ABC sports team back in 2012.
He started his career in television here, in Toledo, before stops in Roanoke, VA and Raleigh, NC.
He is a graduate of Maumee High School and Bowling Green State University.
Eric is married with 2 children and 2 dogs.
Rebecca’s love of storytelling has led to a diverse career in television, newspaper, and books.
Rebecca has worn many hats at WTVG from reporter to anchor of an Emmy winning newscast to lifestyle host. The Associated Press and the Women in Communications have honored Rebecca’s work in several categories from breaking news, investigations, and feature reporting.
One of Rebecca’s heroes was Erma Bombeck and in 2008 she began writing a newspaper humor column inspired by Erma. Her columns have earned national accolades from the National Society of Newspaper Columnists. Being selected as Humor Writer of the Month by the Erma Bombeck Humor Writer’s Workshop was a career highlight. Locally Toledo City Paper readers voted Rebecca the Best of Toledo in print journalism.
Rebecca’s love of storytelling has led her to a career writing fiction as well. She has published over twenty novels. She writes women’s fiction and suspense thrillers.
Rebecca’s social media videos on midlife, pop culture, and parenting have gone viral and have racked up millions of views. She loves connecting with readers and viewers on TikTok, Instagram, and Facebook. To find her, just search for Rebecca Regnier, and don’t forget the “g” in Regnier!
Away from the keyboard and camera Rebecca is an enthusiastic supporter of her local schools and teams. She founded a non-profit responsible for the donation of over $350,000 in facilities and equipment to the local public school district. Rebecca was Bedford Now’s Citizen of the Year in 2011 for her volunteer efforts.
Rebecca graduated from Bedford High School and earned a journalism degree from Michigan State University. Fun fact, her first tv job was on ESPN as a football sideline student reporter.
Rebecca has been married to her high school sweetheart for thirty-two years and they have two sons. Rebecca says doting on their dog, Chili, as if he was a grandchild, is their favorite pastime.
Sophia Walcher is a Toledo native and joined 13abc in 2022 as an intern in the news department. After serving as Weekend Morning Producer for 6 months, she began her full-time position as Producer of The Nine and has loved every moment since. Sophia is thankful to be behind your screens, and occasionally, on them!