Paige Hopkins is originally from South Charlotte, North Carolina. She graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill and started her journalism career at WBOY as a general assignment reporter in 2016. Paige was promoted in 2017 from general assignment reporter to Marion County and Taylor County reporter, who also filled in as morning, weekend and sports anchor from time to time. In 2018, Paige was promoted again to morning anchor and reporter.
At UNC, Paige double majored in broadcast and electronic journalism and political science. During her time at UNC, she worked as a multi-media journalist for Inside Carolina, the independent voice of UNC sports, and interned for CNN.
When she's not reporting the news, you can find Paige reading a good book, exploring the Mountain State or cheering on her Carolina Tar Heels. She is active in the community and supports many humanitarian efforts through her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha.