Kevin Hieronymus

Year Inducted: 2021

Category: Media

Schools / Organizations:
Bureau County Republican
Illinois State University


 Kevin Hieronymus started at the Bureau County Republican in Princeton in 1986.  Before coming to the Bureau County Republican, Kevin was the sports editor for The Vidette, Illinois State University’s student newspaper.  At the Bureau County Republican, Kevin created the Bureau County Athletic Hall of Fame and Bureau County Male and Female Athlete of the Year.  He has won first place awards over the years from the Illinois Press Association for his outstanding journalism skills.  One of the press evaluators stated this about Kevin: “He does much more than report the facts.  He brings the reader along on an emotional journey.  The writer knows how to tell a good story and keep the audience engaged.”