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Contact: Jasmine.Spencer@wghp.com

Jasmine Spencer is a Kernersville native and is happy to be in the Piedmont.

Before Fox8, Jasmine was a reporter and fill-in weekend morning anchor at WCTI 12 in the Greenville, North Carolina bureau. During her Hurricane Irene coverage in Washington N.C., Jasmine was featured on Direct TV and CNN.

Jasmine is a proud Elon University Alum where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism. Go Phoenix! Some of her fondest memories at Elon were studying abroad in South Africa and going to the 2011 College Television Awards in Hollywood. Along with her Phoenix 14 News team, she accepted the 1st place award for "Best Newscast" from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation.

Jasmine loves to travel, spend time with family and teach Zumba.

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    Thanksgiving Day is becoming a pre-Black Friday, with several stores extending their sales opening as early as 4p.m. Thursday. Wal-Mart and Kohl’s start their doorbuster sales at 6 p.m. Thursday with discounts on everything from clothing to toys and electronics. Toys “R” Us opens at 5 p.m. Thursday and will remain open continuously until 11 p.m. Saturday. Old Navy opens at 4 p.m. offering 50 percent off on everything in the store. The National Retail Federation predicts approximately 140 million […]

  • Church in Greensboro prepares to feed 1,000 families

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Lawndale Baptist Church in Greensboro is preparing for their sixth annual “Feeding the 5,000″ event, serving traditional Thanksgiving meals to the community. Sunday, church members spent hours filling 1,000 boxes that will feed a family of five with a turkey, stuffing, green beans, potatoes, cranberry sauce and an apple pie. The first 1,000 families that show up to the church Tuesday morning at 9.a.m. will get the meals. Senior Pastor Joe Giaritelli said he knows the need […]

  • Hundreds of fruit trees planted to create urban orchard in High Point

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – Guilford County Passive Parks Department and dozens of volunteers planted hundreds of fruit trees in High Point to create an urban orchard. The orchard is located at the Thomas Built Bus Preserve near Oak Hill Elementary School in High Point. Matt Wallace, Passive Parks Program Director for Guilford County, said more 250 fruit and nut trees will help the air quality in the area and the food desert need in the community. “This community can come […]

  • Tanglewood Festival of Lights officially kicks off, adds new displays

    CLEMMONS, N.C. – Saturday night marked the opening of the Festival of Lights at Tanglewood Park in Clemmons, one of the most popular Christmas attractions around. Organizers said more than 80 displays will be featured for the attraction’s 23rd season. The park will be open nightly from 6 to 11 p.m. until Jan.1. “All of our displays now are 100% LED lights, which are brighter, which is great,” said Jessica Sanders with Forsyth County Parks and Recreation. The festival has […]

  • Guilford County Schools move forward with nine school construction projects

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Thursday night the Guilford County Board of Education approved the increased estimated budget for nine school projects. The nine school projects include renovations, expansions and complete replacements based on the number of deferred maintenance repairs. Northwood Elementary School tops the list with an estimated cost of $487,500. The Guilford County Health Department said the kitchen in school cafeteria is undersized and must be changed to better serve the school. Dudley and Northwest High School are second […]

  • Triad families wait for Obama’s immigration reform announcement

    Piedmont Triad Families await President Barack Obama’s announcement on Immigration Reform Thursday night. Aminata Seck from Senegal and Victor Pedro from Mexico are a couple of about a thousand clients of McKinney Immigration Law. Both Seck and Pedro face deportation from their families and children who are U.S. citizens. Tuesday the McKinney Immigration Law Firm is hosting information sessions to those who want clarification of Obama’s Immigration Plan. The sessions are from 5 p.m. the 8pm at 910 N. Elm St. […]

  • UNCG nursing school lab simulates real patients

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — UNCG’s School of Nursing expanded their simulations lab to give students the next best hands-on training to actual human patients. The Simulation Center for Experiential Nursing Education (S.C.E.N.E.) offers an experience for nursing students practicing home care, pediatric and adult nursing skills. The mannequin patients or simulators are either low fidelity or high fidelity depending on their human like capabilities to talk, blink or breathe. In each area, there is a video camera that faculty observe the […]

  • Friends mourn death of Greensboro Army veteran who died in hotel assault

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Friends are mourning the loss of a beloved Army veteran who was found beaten and burned in a hotel room in Greensboro last weekend. Stephen Patrick White, 46, of Greensboro, died of injuries Saturday, about a week after he was found wounded in a room at the Battleground Inn. Police said they found White badly burned after a fire that broke out on the fourth floor. Authorities believe White left the Chemistry Nightclub gay bar in Greensboro […]

  • Teen soccer player from Lewisville shot and killed at Raleigh hotel

    RALEIGH, N.C. – A 13-year-old soccer player from Lewisville was shot and killed at a hotel after police said a man in another room accidentally fired a gun. Randall Louis Vater, 42, of Knightdale, is charged in the death of Nathan Andrew Clark, who witnesses said was in Raleigh for a soccer tournament. Raleigh police said the suspect and victim were in separate rooms at the Comfort Suites hotel at 1309 Corporation Parkway when the shooting occurred on Friday night. […]

  • Guilford Mobile Meals Program to check on seniors during cold snap

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  • Yadkin County family holds bone marrow drive in honor of son

    YADKINVILLE, N.C. — The Shore family of Yadkinville is hosting two bone marrow drives in honor of their young son Jacob who suffers from a rare blood disorder. Jacob Shore is under the age of two and has already undergone 28 blood transfusions. He suffers from what’s called Diamond-Blackfan anemia. The disorder stops the body from producing red blood cells and is essentially a failure of the bone marrow. Ironically Jacob’s mother April Shore, who is a nurse practitioner, treated […]

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    UNCG opens Veterans Resource Center

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Veterans Resource Center located inside Spring Garden Apartments gives student Veterans easier access to benefits they deserve. Graduate assistant and masters student Amber Mathwig is a veteran of the United States Navy studying women’s gender studies. Mathwig works at the center to help develop programs to not only help students with transition civilian life but to help give “traditional” students an understanding of their peers. “I think the comradery that we’ve started building in here with […]

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