Nicole Papay is a meteorologist for FOX Carolina and usually appears on The Morning News, which airs from 5 to 9 a.m., Monday through Friday.
Nicole grew up on in the suburbs of Philadelphia in Horsham, PA, and graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor's degree in meteorology.
Before coming to Greenville, Nicole began her first TV job in Oak Hill, WV, where she was the weekend meteorologist and weekday reporter for WOAY-TV. She later moved to Albany, NY, where was the weekend meteorologist and weekday reporter for WXXA-TV.
In April 2013, she joined FOX Carolina.
Awards/Recognitions: Southeast Regional Emmy Award Nominee for Outstanding Morning News
On the weekends I love to: Hike with my dog, lay out by a pool and generally do anything outdoors. Visit family back in Philly and Baltimore as often as I can, and of course, cheer for Penn State sports - Go Nittany Lions!
My favorite thing to watch is: Pride and Prejudice, and Friends.
My favorite kind of music is: I'll listen to almost anything, but I love Dave Matthews Band, country, and too many Broadway show tunes to list!
My favorite food is: Chicken scampi from Olive Garden.
Hidden talents: I'm teaching myself to cook, and so far, it’s gone quite well!
Hobbies: I love to garden.
Pets: My husband and I adopted Sizzle, a majestic (if I do say so myself) lab/pit mix from the Greenville Humane Society! He’s made our house a home and I dote on him as though he were truly my child. He’s named after “T-Sizzle”, or Terrell Suggs, of the Baltimore Ravens (which .
Most memorable story: Weather-wise, I really enjoy reporting on high-total snowstorms! While in Albany, NY, I went live from a town that received nearly 18” of snow in one storm. I could barely walk! Otherwise, I’m a huge sucker for animals, so any story that leads to the adoption of pets in need get an A+ in my book.