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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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Recent Articles
  • 2 animals sent to Guilford County Animal Shelter after heat strokes

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Two animals were sent to the Guilford County Animal shelter for heat stroke care. Director Marsh Williams said heat stroke and exhaustion cases are all too common during the summer months and are preventable. This week a stray cat was picked up by Guilford County Animal Control with a temperature of 108.4 degrees. “It was not able to stand or walk, it was convulsing; we were able to put alcohol on its paws to help cool […]

  • Home health care nurses check on clients during hot temps

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — Staff at All Generations Home Care are trained to care for their patients based on the season. During the hot summer months, they pay close attention to monitor any flares with the patients’ health condition. President Lynne Garren said that many of the staff look at the current heat index to monitor whether or not clients should go outdoors and make sure indoors, they stay comfortable. “We most recently had a client that the caregiver went […]

  • Police find meth lab in High Point apartment

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police found a meth lab operation worth thousands of dollars inside a Deep River Point apartment unit Sunday. Captain Mike Kirk with High Point Police said SBI agents confiscated approximately 11 ounces of unfinished meth oil inside the first floor apartment. The street value, if finished, would be worth more than $30,000. “This was not a one-pot cook, they had actually taken the time to set up more of a lab type environment,” Kirk said . […]

  • Triad neighborhood concerned after fox attacks woman, dog

    As Guilford and Alamance counties’ animal controls work to locate a fox involved in a vicious attack, neighbors are concerned for the safety of people and animals. Sheriff’s reports show Monday just after 11 a.m. is when 83-year-old Nell Murray was bitten by a fox along Alamance County Line Road. Son Phillip Murray told FOX8 the attack was more than a bite. “Doctor’s found a tooth in her right shin bone, I saw it myself,” Murray said. Nell Murray was […]

  • New dress code for Burlington school

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Broadview Middle School will start a “Standard Mode of Dress” for students this fall. Superintendent Dr. William Harrison said the decision was brought up by Principal Brie Butler two years ago for the second time. The first attempt for SMOD in 2004 was not well received. Dress codes for students will now include solid blue, orange or grey polos, with khakis, knee-length skirts and even the options for neck or bow ties. “There’s a little push back […]

  • Randolph County SPCA pushes for anti-tethering city ordinance

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — The Randolph County SPCA wants to have an anti-tethering ordinance in place to protect and save animals like 1-year-old Freya. The pit bull-Labrador retriever mix was found by the Randolph County SPCA after a neighbor contacted them about her condition. Volunteer Susan Hillyard and her daughter Manda have been the foster parents, training and nurturing Freya until a family adopts her. “She was pad locked to the tree and there was no key so they literally had […]

  • Greensboro sorting through several cases involving concerns about overgrown lawns

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro’s city code compliance department is currently sorting through 352 cases of nuisance properties and overgrown lawns. Co-compliance Division manager Elizabeth Benton said that spring is always the busiest season with complaints of eye sore properties. Benton explains nuisance properties are also health hazards to the community. “Everything we do is based on public health and safety, so we want to reduce harborages for rats, snakes breeding grounds for mosquitoes, they carry disease, Benton said.” Once inspectors […]

  • PTI Run on the Runway to help area food banks

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Saturday’s PTI Run the Runways event is a partnership to stock shelves in Piedmont Triad-area food banks. James Caldwell, with Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina, said the event planning began back in the fall of last year. Caldwell said though Second Harvest is not at emergency need, their shelves are not full and they want to prepare for the summer months when donations are the least. “They are lean for us because there’s so […]

  • Firefighters warn smokers to be more careful when putting out cigarettes

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point firefighters are warning residents of several porch fires all due to cigarettes. Fire Inspector William Bump said the fires were due to occupants not using a proper ash tray and the spark from the porch area engulfed other interiors of the home. “Since April 1st, we’ve had four fires here in High Point alone that have resulted in over $200,000 worth of damage and have displaced 16 people,” Bump said. No one was hurt […]

  • Duke Energy warns customers of scammers posing as employees

    Duke Energy is warning customers of scammers posing as employees. Notices and inserts in bills warn customers of Duke Energy imposters claiming that customers have late bills and if they don’t pay immediately their service will be cut off. Duke Energy Spokesman Meghan Musgrave said that scammers often rig the caller ID and ask for immediate payment or to transfer funds to a prepaid debit/credit card. “If you get a phone call, those are the red flags that you should […]

  • Davidson County ‘Healthy Corner Store Initiative’ to help with food insecurities

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — The Davidson County Health Department is recruiting the help of local corner stores to help combat obesity and food disparities. More than $26,000 from the state helps to fund various programs within the department from the Healthy Communities Grant. One of those programs is the Healthy Corner Store Initiative. Currently there are seven corner stores/and or gas station that use state money for startup supplies to sell fresh produce along their isles. Jen Hames serves as […]

  • Guilford County EMS stance on self-defense methods

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County Emergency Services responders train for dangerous calls in their continued education session. House Bill 327 is currently conducting a study in EMS safety and deciding which self-defense tactics should be available to emergency responders. Those resources include a crisis intervention course, self-defense tactics, protective garments and vests, non-lethal deterrents such as electrical weapons, chemical irritants, mace, pepper spray and tear gas. Chris Wilson, with Guilford County Emergency Services, said the county opposes the use […]

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