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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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  • District cuts could hurt High Point school’s graduation rate

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point Central High School is facing this school year without a graduation coach that helped coordinate mentorship for struggling seniors. The graduation coach position was eliminated last year due to district budget cuts. The position supervised and coordinated the mentors and weekly meetings for the nearly 80 seniors that need the assistance. In the last two years since the “Keeping Seniors on Track” program started High Point Central’s graduation rate has improved. “The last two […]

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    UPDATE: Two arrested in connection with meth lab bust in Asheboro that sent three officers to the hospital

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — Two people have been arrested in connection with a meth lab discovery that sent three Asheboro Police officers to the hospital. The officers were treated after they were exposed to an unknown substance while responding to a domestic disturbance in Asheboro early Wednesday morning. Police responded to 908 Center St., Apt. E, around 7:48 a.m. for a report of a domestic dispute. Both a man and a woman have been arrested. Authorities have not yet identified them or […]

  • Greensboro church helps families dealing with Ebola

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Change the Nations Church in Greensboro expanded its mission service and collection specifically for families dealing with the deadly Ebola virus. Pastor Patrick Mubobo is the founding Pastor of Change the Nations.  Originally from Congo , Mubobo remembers when the virus was in his home country. The church congregation has members originally from 17 countries including Liberia. Last month was the first Ebola collection at their 6pm “Healing and Prayer” service. Mubobo said that the church has […]

  • City of Greensboro helps Aggies celebrate NC A&T homecoming

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The special events department within the city of Greensboro hosts the Aggie Fan Festival for the thousands of alums that are expected in town for NC A&T University’s homecoming. Planning for the Aggie Fan Fest starts six months in advance with vendor registration opening in the summertime, said Josh Sherrick with the special events department. “We do well over 40,000 people throughout the weekend, completely free and open for everybody,” Sherrick said. The festival — free throughout […]

  • National Teen Driver Safety Week encourages parent conversations

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has deemed Oct. 20-27 as Teen Driver Safety week encouraging parent conversation with new drivers. According to the NHTSA, car crashes are the leading cause of deaths of teens aged 14-18 in the nation. Among the topics of conversations, the administration suggests “5 to Drive,” that include no drinking and driving, always wear a seat belt, no texting and driving, slowing the speed and only allowing one passenger at a time. Winston-Salem driving instructor […]

  • Guilford Metro 911 adds Ebola virus screening questions

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford Metro 911 dispatchers updated their medical calling software to include a checklist of screening questions for the Ebola virus. Interim Director Melanie Neal said the initial update to the existing Emergency Medical Dispatch Protocol system came in on Aug. 27 with another update Thursday morning. During a medical call the dispatcher may now ask a series of questions that ask the caller if he or she has traveled out of the country. If the caller […]

  • NC teen drug court program offers second chance

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Three teens have been given a second chance as they graduated a drug court program at Wake Forest University School of Law’s partnership with “Reclaiming Futures” Wednesday. Reclaiming Futures Juvenile Drug Court is a second chance program for teens ages 12-16 who are battling substance abuse issues or facing charges. Led by District Court Judge Denise Hartsfield, the program pairs teens with mentors, requires community service and 90-day sobriety in order to graduate. “I am just real happy […]

  • Hagan, Tillis give statements on Ebola

    U.S. Senator Kay Hagan and House Speaker Thom Tillis have released statements on what should be done for the protection of future transmission of the deadly Ebola virus. “Keeping the American people safe must be our nation’s top priority, and the White House should immediately ban travel from from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea to contain the spread of Ebola,” Tillis said in a statement. “It makes absolutely no sense to risk more cases of Ebola in the United States by […]

  • 6th district congressional candidates campaign in Guilford County

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Republican candidates Mark Walker and Democrat Laura Fjeld campaigned to potential voters at Greensboro and Pleasant Garden events Saturday. Walker visited the Southeast Fun Fest at Hagan Stone Park and Fjeld was seen at the Women’s Resource Center “Men Can Cook” Fundraiser at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. Both said in their talks with voters, job creation and the support of the local economy is the number one concern for North Carolinians.

  • Piedmont reverends plan free marriage ceremonies if state ban is ruled unconstitutional

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Husband and wife officiants from All Faiths Wedding Officiants of the Triad are offering their services for free if a federal judge lifts North Carolina’s ban on same sex marriage. Combined Reverend Jac and Liz Grimes have officiated weddings of any denomination or no denomination at all for five years. The Grimes want to offer their services for free as a way to give back to the gay and lesbian community in a celebration of love. […]

  • Some Winston-Salem residents complain that street performers are too loud

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Complaints of loud street performers has the city of Winston–Salem considering changing the current noise ordinance. The three member group “Salem Revival” has been playing downtown for more than a year. The trio feature singer and guitarist Julian “San Man” Robson, drummer Adrian “Thunder Drum” Byington and saxophonist Sir Charles “The righteous” Adams. Salem Revival has mixed reviews from those who dine downtown versus those who live downtown. The Assistant Property  Manager of Nissen Building apartments said […]

  • High Point to offer opioid overdose rescue kits

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Opioid overdose rescue kits containing naloxone will soon be available for friends and family members of heroin user to prevent overdose deaths. Following the High Point Police Department heroin drug arrest news conference in September, the department teamed with the Alcohol & Drug Services of Guilford, Inc. (ADS), the High Point Community Foundation and the North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition to find a solution. The High Point Community Foundation donated $3,000 to fund 300 overdose reversal kits available […]

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