Corey Davis
Corey Davis joined the Action News Team in August 2019 and is excited to be living in the northeast for the first time.

Corey came to 6abc from Tampa, Florida. While in the Sunshine State, he covered national stories from high-profiled criminal cases and politics to record-breaking hurricanes.

Corey has been on the front lines of a number of natural disasters, but Hurricane Michael stands out the most. He was one of the first reporters on-air to show the country the extensive damage and need for help in areas around Panama City.

Born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, Corey is a Southerner at heart. After graduating from the University of South Carolina, he spent a few years as a theater manager and later studied at Trident Technical College where he refreshed his production and camera skills.

Corey started a part-time video editing job at WCSC while still working as a theater manager, and was soon promoted to a full-time photographer. Finally, he landed a shot at being on-air.

Corey spent two years shooting, editing and writing his own stories as a "one-man-band," living out his dream with the same reporters and anchors he grew up watching.

From there, he moved on to a station in Greenville, South Carolina where he got his first taste of covering snow storms and wildfires.

Corey is a music lover and played a number of instruments, including clarinet and baritone, in the USC marching band. He is also a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Corey's Stories
Philadelphia school nurses getting vaccinated Friday prior to students' return next month
The Philadelphia School District is partnering with the city to begin vaccinating school nurses before the youngest students return to the classroom next month.
At least a dozen shot, 3 killed, in shootings within a few hours across Philadelphia
Philadelphia police are investigating several shootings that occurred within hours of each other. At least three people were killed.
Philadelphia, capital cities ramp up security ahead of presidential inauguration
Cities across the country are ramping up security due to possible protests ahead of the transfer of power this week.
School District of Philadelphia prepares for return of pre-K through 2nd grade students next month
Back to school in February: The School District of Philadelphia leaders are preparing for the return of students for the first time in almost a year.
Upper Moreland Township students begin hybrid learning for first time this school year
Students in the Upper Moreland School District are beginning a hybrid learning plan that includes in-person classes for the first time this school year.
Philadelphia's first mass vaccination clinic opens to health care workers
Thousands of health care workers who are not affiliated with hospitals are receiving invitations to be vaccinated at Philadelphia's first mass COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Firefighters find man dead inside Camden home
Firefighters discovered a man dead inside a Camden house as they battled an early morning fire.
Philadelphia fire leaders work to educate hesitant employees about COVID-19 vaccine
So far, about half of the Philadelphia fire medics and EMT's who have been offered the COVID-19 vaccine have chosen not to receive it, according to Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel.
Pennsylvania businesses hoping to bounce back as restrictions ease
OPEN FOR BUSINESSES: Additional restrictions that were imposed in Pennsylvania almost three weeks ago to combat the COVID-19 pandemic expired Monday morning.
Some Pa. businesses closed due to COVID-19 restrictions can now reopen
Additional restrictions that were imposed in Pennsylvania almost three weeks ago to combat the COVID-19 pandemic expired at 8 a.m.