KHOU 11 Investigative Reporter
Investigative Reporter Scott Noll joined the KHOU 11 News I-Team in April, 2012.
He brings more than a dozen years of news experience from a career that has taken him from Ohio to Michigan, Missouri to Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
Before moving to Houston, Scott was an investigative reporter at WREG-TV in Memphis, Tennessee. There, his investigations were honored with a number of awards including the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award. In addition, Scott was named Best Reporter by the Tennessee Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association.
He is a Northeast Ohio native, and a graduate of The Ohio State University. Scott and his wife are the proud parents of a son and daughter.
Getting to know KHOU 11 Reporter Scott Noll
How long have you lived in Houston?
Since April 2012
What is your favorite mobile app?
Shazam and of course, KHOU 11 News
Where is your hometown?
Do you have any pets?
A pug named Philly
What is something you wouldn’t leave the house without?
My wallet, phone and keys
What is your favorite part of working in television news?
The people. And, no two days are ever the same.
If you could trade lives with someone for a day, who would that be?
Any major league baseball player
What is your favorite movie!
Field of Dreams
What are your favorite books?
Depends on my mood. Flowers for Algernon, I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, A False Spring
What are your favorite foods?
Since I've worked all over the place, I have "regional favorites." Uncle Lou's Fried Chicken in Memphis, Pat's Mushroom Cheese Steak in Philadelphia, Lu's Pizza and Mr. Hero when I'm back in Ohio.
What kind of music do you like?
I listen to a little bit of everything
Who is your favorite band?
What is always in your refrigerator you cannot live without?
Coffee or tea or neither?
What is one thing you dream to do?
What is one thing about you most people might be surprised by?
Before my career in TV, I used to spend my summers doing highway construction
What is your favorite vacation spot?
Back home to Cleveland, Ohio (preferably in the summer!)
Where was your last vacation?
Galveston for Spring Break.
What is your favorite soft drink?
Do you have any siblings?
I have a younger brother who lives in Chicago
What else might we like to know about you?
I’m just a regular guy who happens to work for a TV station
What is your favorite pastime?
Spending time with my family
What is your favorite car model?
It's got to be my first car, a 1981 Toyota Tercel hatchback. 65 horsepower, but durable.
Who is your hero?
My parents. Both of them were the first in their families to go to college and instilled the value of hard work in me.
If you had 1-million dollars, what would you do with it?
Pay bills, put some into my kids' college funds, and take a few weeks off
Did anyone inspire you in your life?
Every teacher, coach, professor and friend who ever believed in me. Thank you all.
Who would you most like to interview that you haven't yet?
A sitting president. I've interviewed presidential candidates, and covered presidential speeches, but never had a chance to interview one.
What is your favorite midnight snack?
What is your favorite pastime?
Relaxing with my family