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.

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  • Bowman Gray racing — Street stocks crazy lap 1

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Week 2 of Bowman Gray Stadium’s 67th season of racing is in the books and even though the rain shortened the night by a few laps and a couple of features the fans saw a lot of action. The Street Stock and Sportsman Divisions (click for video) both ran complete races and the Modified drivers completed most of the 100 lap race (click for video), providing plenty of action for the thousands of race fans in attendance. […]

  • Junior Miller vs. Burt Myers on Bowman Gray’s opening night

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Before Burt Myers could take the number 1 car to victory lane on the opening night of Bowman Gray Stadium‘s 67th season of racing, he would have to get past the all-time winningest modified driver at the stadium, King of the Modifieds, Junior Miller. And that was while Myers was leading the race trying to put Miller a lap down. Miller spent dozens of laps holding off a hard charging Myers until Myers finally decided enough was […]

  • Bowman Gray opens to a full moon and packed house

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — With a full moon rising over turn 2, Bowman Gray Stadium kicked off it’s 67th season, a week late after a rain out last week. The action was thrilling in all the divisions with the usual bumping and banging and a temper here and there. The headline race of the night was the Hayes 200 Modified race with Jason Myers and Tim Brown starting from the front row. Jason led early while Brown got shuffled back on a […]

  • Guilford Metro 911 employees raise money for co-workers

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — When you dial those three numbers, 911, you can rest easy knowing the person on the other end of the line is going to help you no matter what. At the Guilford Metro 911 Center in Greensboro, two of those operators could use a little help themselves so their co-workers and the first responder community in Guilford County are making that happen. Today they held a hot dog sale at the 911 center complex to raise money […]

  • Cause of Patrick County church fire still under investigation; congregation moves forward

    PATRICK COUNTY, Va. — The cause of the fire that burned the Meadows of Dan Baptist Church to the ground Thursday is still under investigation, but the congregation of the church is moving forward. While ATF agents and local authorities are sifting through the rubble looking for clues, the church has shifted its services and activities to the fellowship hall adjacent to the smoldering sanctuary. Longtime church members like Lester Harrell and his niece Kristina Delp walked around the church just […]

  • Crews still working to clear Piedmont roads

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — You see them driving those big yellow trucks. They spread salt and brine before the winter weather hits. They scrape the roads after. The men and women who spend countless hours behind the wheels of those big machines keep all of us from being stranded when snow and ice covers the roads. A few days removed from the latest round of winter weather and the main roads are clear. The back roads in neighborhoods are a different […]

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    Town of Gibsonville shutting down four sweepstakes

    GIBSONVILLE, N.C. — The town of Gibsonville shut down four sweepstakes that operate inside its city limits, according to authorities. Various law enforcement agencies executed search warrants to remove any machine that breaks the law. North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement special agents charged three Gibsonville sweepstakes business owners with operating illegal video game machines. According to the ALE, Robert Cooper of Snow Camp, owner of C& C Internet, 115-117 Lewis St., Gibsonville; Jiaguan Liu of Burlington, owner of CJ’s Business Center, 115 […]

  • Men, women and dogs hike Hanging Rock for first-of-year tradition

    DANBURY, N.C. – It’s become quite the New Year’s Day tradition at state parks across North Carolina for park rangers to welcome visitors for a group hike called “First Day Hikes.” More than 10,000 miles have been hiked on these January 1 hikes in the past three years. The popularity of the New Year’s tradition is growing and strong. A group of about 50 people hiked this morning at Hanging Rock State Park near Danbury. Men, women and children of all […]

  • Therapy dog visits cancer patients at Cone Health

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Thousands of women are battling breast cancer right now. They may face different challenges and they all need support. Friends and family often give them the strength to keep fighting but sometimes a positive vibe can come from a different direction. At the Cone Health Cancer Center in Greensboro it comes from a Golden Doodle named Sammie. Her full name is Samantha Beardsley Magrinat and like any good dog Sammie likes to play. But at the hospital […]

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    Chris Lane’s music video featuring hometown of Kernersville premieres on CMT

    KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — Country music singer and Kernersville native Chris Lane’s music video premiered on CMT Wednesday, featuring shots from his hometown. FOX8 took you behind the scenes in May of the music video shoot for the song “Broken Windshield View.” The video, shot in and around Kernersville, features a lot of landmarks familiar to people who live in the Triad. Folks will recognize prominent road signs, buildings and even the water tower at Glenn High School where Lane was a high school student. The […]

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    NASCAR taking action against Tim Brown, Burt Myers after Saturday crashes at Bowman Gray

    WINSTON-SALEM, NC — NASCAR officials decided Monday to take action against the participants in the latest of a string of racetrack retaliations at Bowman Gray Stadium and one of the participants says he’s not returning to the track. Tim Brown and Burt Myers were involved in an impromptu demolition derby on the track during the 25 lap modified race Saturday night after Myers bumped Brown several times causing him to spin out and lose the lead near the end of […]

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    Tim Brown vs. Burt Myers: Crashes overshadow racing at Bowman Gray Stadium

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Saturday night’s “Night of Destruction” at Bowman Gray Stadium was to include Monster Trucks and a Demolition Derby as part of the night’s racing action, but two drivers in the stadium’s modified division started the festivities in their race. Tim Brown, the respected modified driver, who’s won a track record nine championships, and is the current points leader, targeted rival Burt Myers for retaliation late in the race after Myers bumped Brown out of the lead in the […]


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