Omar Tellow joined WTWO in February 2018 as the weekend sports anchor.  Prior to moving here, he served as a sports reporter/ photographer at WPSD TV in Paducah KY.  He began his television career at KFVS in Cape Girardeau, MO.  From there he moved on to KTVO in Kirksville, MO where he served as weekend sports anchor.

Omar is a graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia where he majored in Communication.  He interned at KMIZ TV during his senior year and also worked in radio doing play-by-play sports.  Prior to graduation he attended the Midwest Sportcasters School in St. Louis.

When not working Omar enjoys spending time with his family.  A passionate football fan, he enjoys cheering on the USC Trojans and Los Angeles Chargers.  He also enjoys playing golf and tennis.  If you have a story idea feel free to email Omar at