Heather Childers

Heather Childers

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Heather Childers an American newsreader and reporter who has taken Barack Obama to her Account. Heather Childers is a well-known Journalist as well. Moreover, Heather currently works as a news anchor at Fox News.

Birth Facts

Heather Childers was born on January 7, 1969, in Charlotte, North Carolina, the U.S. Her horoscope is Capricorn with an American nationality. She is now a 51 years old woman. In her hometown, Heather grew up with her father. Childers had an accident at the age of 16, leading to years of medical care. Similarly, in 1964 she crashed her in a tree on Queens Road West in Chevrolet Corvair, which had to recover for years from reconstructive facial and oral surgery.  

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Caption: Heather Childers with her parents (Source: Instagram)

Heather attended primary school at Sharon. In 1987, she graduated from high school in Myers Park. Then she enrolled for her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She graduated from the University of England. 

Career and Profession Life

Heather’s professional career began with Heather Childers on WCNC-TV, as a producer or a reporter in Charlotte in 1992. In addition, Childers was a weekday anchor and was then a news director for WFXL in Albany (Georgia) as a Fox affiliate. Heather moved to WLOS-TV in 1999, which is also an ABC affiliate in Asheville, North Caroline.

Heather was an 8-year news anchor for News 14 Caroline in 2002. As a general assignment reporter, she visited Fox News Channel in fall 2010. The anchor in America’s news headquarters in August 2011 was Heather Childers. Childers is also one of two rotating hosts alongside Heather Nauert for the show Fox News Channel and Friends First. In April 2012, with a post on her Twitter account, she created controversy. 

Moreover, she linked an article on Did Obama Campaign Threatening Chelsea Clinton Life from www.godfatherpolitics.com. Moreover, Barack Obama‘s article told the family of Clinton that the reality behind Obama’s birth certificates had been silenced. She also said that she asked for an opinion in response to a critique of the tweet. FOX also states that FNC’s America’s Latest HQ was anchored between 2011 and 2013.

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Caption: Heather Childers at her studio (Source: Instagram)

Awards and Nominations

Childers has received various awards from her hard work like the Best News Anchor and Best News Award, the Best Reader Choice Awar, National Academy of Television Journalists, Best Female News Anchor, Miss North Carolina Preliminary Winner, National Academy of Television Journalists, Best Documentary Readers Choice Award, The Albany Herald Golden Viddy, Best Female News Anchor, and Miss Charlotte Mecklenburg (1993). 

Net Worth

For more than 24 years, Heather has been active in the media business. She did not, however,  reveal her salary details, but the estimated salary could be $120k to $280k per year. In addition, Heather’s net worth is $4 million. She currently works as a news anchor at Fox News.

Relationship Status

Heather is an unmarried woman. She is dating a football player Tom Zyban, a former Virginia Teach. Heather Childers also shares his photos with her boyfriend via Instagram. Childers dates him since 2016 according to reports. Boyfriend to Heather Childers, Tom Zyban works in Charlotte as a radiologist. In addition, they are yet to be married. 

She’s loyal to his father as well. She is an avid adventure lover who loves to travel, hike, raft, trek, and beach walk. Allegedly, Childers dated Rick Carlson, but she did not publicly disclose her affair. She’s a real POTUS Donal Trump fan and has shared some photos on her Instagram page with Trump.

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Caption: Heather Childers with her boyfriend (Source: Instagram)


Heather Childers has opened up about her return to Fox News after a shocking medical emergency and surgery to avoid being paralyzed for the rest of her life. She told, she decided to share her story with everyone including her TV audience about her absence for almost eight weeks. Heather does not want to be forgotten. In addition, she said, one of the best things that ended up happening is hundreds of people reaching out to her, and to each similar stories and learning from her mistakes. Before early July while she was hosting Fox & Friends First, she was just ignoring her medical problem symptoms. Her shooting pains started ricocheting through the right side of her head. Her ferocious headache might go away. But it didn’t for four long days.

Then she went to the hospital for an MRI of her brain. Thankfully, she saw an outstanding neurologist who ordered an MRI not only of her brain, but also of her neck, after a series of tests on her reflexes. Then came the frightening news: “There’s a 100 percent chance you won’t be walking when you are older and you could hit a pothole the wrong way and be paralyzed right now” the doctor said. Heather had a serious problem with her spine and something called cervical spinal stenosis with myelopathy. In plain English, that means her spinal cord was being dangerously compressed in her neck. She needed surgery as soon as possible to keep things from getting any worse.

Turns out that the compression of her spine began years ago when she was in a car wreck as a 16-years-old resulting in traumatic injuries to her head and neck. She didn’t know about it at all. In the year prior to her surgery, she had been experiencing moments when her legs felt a dead and heavy numb feeling where she would beat her legs to try to make the feeling come back. Other times, she experienced shooting pains and cramping in her legs. She has also been diagnosed with low iron and vitamin D deficiency.

Body Measurement and Social Media

Heather’s height is 5 feet 9 inches with a weight of 64 kg. Her hair is blonde and her eyes are grey in color. In comparison, body measurement knowledge of Heather is 37-25-36 inches. Despite the car accident that Heather Childers had at the age of 16, which led her through several facial surgeries, she became the winner of the beauty contest at the age of 24 after being voted Miss Charlotte Mecklenburg in 1993.

It is seen that Heather is quite active on social media like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. However, the Children’s Facebook page has more than 25.9k followers. On Instagram, 50.7K people are following her and on Twitter, 173.8K people follow her. It seems that people like her and her job.