I have been a Television News Photojournalist since 1993. I never know where I’ll end up or what I’ll see. As long as News continues to happen, I’ll be there, continuing to share photos and stories.

Recent Articles
  • Reidsville woman wins championship horse event

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. — When you think of a Pinto, you might think of the old Ford Pinto from the 1970s or maybe you’d rather envision a big bowl of pinto beans, but in the world of horses a Pinto is a horse with about a 50/50 mix of white and another color. When you talk to Molly Stanfield about Pintos, she’s talking about her Pinto, Blaze. The 8-year-old Pinto with a blaze of white down his face is Leo’s Blue […]

  • 11 photo galleries highlight FOX8 trip to an aircraft carrier to experience life in the Navy

    NORFOLK, Va. — The United States Navy protects American interests in waterways around the world. But do you really know what the Navy does and how they do it? Recently the U.S. Navy invited a group of media from Tribune Broadcasting, the parent company of WGHP FOX8, to spend a day aboard the aircraft carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN69), a nuclear-powered, Nimitz Class aircraft carrier that is part of the Atlantic Fleet based out of Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, […]

  • Winston-Salem students rap and sing to learn science

    WINSTON-SALEM, NC — What do you do if you’re a middle school teacher and your students just don’t quite get the subject matter? That was the dilemma for an eighth-grade teacher in Winston-Salem trying to pass on the fundamentals of science to the teens. The solution to his problem came from watching the students do what students do and that took them out of the classroom on a field trip after some in-class creativity. The Wiley Middle School eighth-graders spent the […]

  • Latest fall at Hanging Rock has more people thinking about safety

    STOKES COUNTY, N.C. — Another fall at Hanging Rock State Park has people thinking more about safety while visiting. A man was injured Sunday when he fell 20 feet while climbing at Moore’s Wall, a popular place in the park for people who climb rocks using ropes and climbing gear. In February, two separate falls from the Hanging Rock overlook resulted in the death of a teenager, Jason Messer, and serious injuries to another hiker, 32-year-old Sylvia Hinson. More than […]

  • Spring fever taking over the Piedmont Triad

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Carolina blue skies, warmer weather and the statistical impossibility of anymore cold snaps are bringing people outdoors and when people get outside, they want to make sure their yards are pretty. So it’s no surprise you’ll find plenty of people at the local farm and garden stores picking up flowers, plants and seeds for a long weekend of yard work. At Lexington Farm and Garden on South Main Street in Lexington, somewhere between the chickens and the […]

  • Healing gardens inspire volunteers at Wesley Long

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The great outdoors isn’t called great for no reason. There’s a power in being outside, breathing fresh air and taking in the sights and sounds of nature. It all seems to bring a natural calm to people, a sense of healing. But at the very places where healing and getting well is taking place inside, getting outdoors can often be a stodgy and cold experience, even on the warmest day. The outdoor spaces around many hospitals can […]

  • High Point native Ryan Blaney prepares for Martinsville race

    MARTINSVILLE, Va. — NASCAR Racing is back on the East Coast this weekend and right in the backyard of the Piedmont Triad. The STP 500 at Martinsville this Sunday is the first short track race of the NASCAR season on the half-mile paperclip-shaped track. It’s just a 45 minute drive north of Greensboro and it’s celebrating it’s 70th season hosting NASCAR To preview that race, the track and Ford Motor Company brought in the legendary Wood Brothers and their current […]

  • Yum Yum selling hot dogs and ice cream again after accident

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — It’s a Greensboro institution that’s been around for more than 100 years selling hot dogs and ice cream. Yum Yum Better Ice Cream Company, Yum Yum for short, is situated right in the middle of the UNCG campus and is as popular with the college students as it is with the locals who grew up going to the iconic building. When a car crashed into the side wall of Yum Yum last week, destroying the brick structure […]

  • 54-year-old Winston-Salem woman realizing dream of becoming doctor

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A family tragedy rekindled a lifelong dream for a Winston-Salem woman and today she found out how she’d spend her future. It’s an annual rite of passage at medical schools across the country, the step from medical school into residency. For Suzanne Watson, that step came more than 20 years later than expected. Match Day is held simultaneously at medical schools across the country with soon-to-be doctors, surrounded by friends and family, opening envelopes containing the information […]

  • SUV on trailer destroyed when car hauler hits bridge in High Point

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – An SUV was destroyed when the car hauler rig it was loaded on hit the railroad bridge on Business 85 south near Surrett Drive. The SUV was one of four Nissans on top of the double-decker car hauler. The railroad bridge between South Main Street and Surrett Drive is listed on the signs as having a clearance 13-feet-8-inches. No other vehicles were damaged in the accident. Car on trailer destroyed when car hauler hits bridge on […]

  • UNCG, Syracuse set to face off in NIT after Boeheim’s comments about Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — It’s a dream matchup nobody would’ve believed just a week ago; UNC-Greensboro versus Syracuse. Yet when both teams fell just short of making the field of 68 in the NCAA basketball tournament, the National Invitational Tournament jumped on the chance to pit the teams against each other. It was just last week that Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim said there was no value in playing the ACC tournament in Greensboro. That set off a social media firestorm and, […]

  • Alamance County kidnapping suspect has altercation in courtroom

    GRAHAM, N.C. – A Florida man who was arrested in Burlington on kidnapping charges made his first appearance in an Alamance County Courtroom Friday afternoon. It got off to an interesting start even before the judge came into the courtroom. Christian Lekkas had a verbal altercation with another inmate while waiting for court to start when, as he told the bailiffs, the other inmate disrespected him. The two traded words and insults as the bailiffs took the other inmate out […]