Monday, April 02, 2012

KTRK 13's Ilona Carson delivers baby boy

Courtesy KILT
KTRK 13 4pm anchor Ilona Carson and family are doing well after giving birth to a baby boy. His name is Pierce. Her co-anchors are all a buzz on Facebook.

KTRK 13 anchor Gina Gaston posted on Facebook she would be filling in for the new mommy today. And Travis Herzog posted a little more info:

"Congrats to my 4PM co-anchor, Ilona Carson, on the birth of her baby boy, Pierce. We hear that mom and baby are doing great!"

Here she is a new mom and still going for the main prize in the SportsRadio 610 KILT Media Hotties Championship Game.

Ilona and her husband's first son, James Reid, was born in August of 2009.


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  1. I hope that baby speaks in a Southern accent despite living in Houston.

  2. Ilona's first maternity leave was from July 27, 2009 to September 11, 2009, Then Ilona's second maternity leave is from April 2, 2012 to May 11, 2012. Gina Gaston continued to fill-in for Ilona for the first time until September 11, 2009, Gina Gaston continues to fill-in for Ilona for the second time until May 11, 2012.

  3. Ilona Carson was on maternity leave until June 1, 2012, She came back on June 4, 2012 at 11AM, Her news career started in December 1996 when she graduated college.

  4. So What is the problem with Ilona's maternity leaves?