Contact: Jasmine.Spencer@wghp.com

Jasmine Spencer is an anchor and has been a part of the FOX8 News team since September 2012.

Every Tuesday at 4 p.m. you can watch segments with Forever Family that feature adoptable children statewide.

Thanks to the partnership with Seven Homes Foster Care & Adoption Agency in High Point, the segment has helped place more than 33 children into permanent homes nationwide.

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 and spend time with family.

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Recent Articles
  • Willow Oaks community in Greensboro hopes to attract developers

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Willow Oaks community has been working alongside contractors and city planners since August 2016. Tuesday night, city council approved plans moving forward with their ideas of redevelopment. B. Michelle Lucas Patrick, the neighborhood association president, said several community members have been involved brainstorming ways to improve the area. “I feel that we were very fortunate that they came to us and they asked, ‘What do you think?’ It was a grassroots project and everyone was excited […]

  • Officers crack down on speeding on West Friendly Avenue

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police officers are continuing to monitor speeds on West Friendly Avenue at the request of neighbors in the Greenway Drive area. The original complaint came months ago and officers began operations, watching traffic during patrols, and even placed electronic StealthStat on area utility poles to track traffic speeds. The results have proved a definite problem. Since June 14, officers have issued 103 speeding citations, four seat belt citations and 16 warnings. The area of focus is […]

  • Greensboro Urban Loop detours confuse some drivers

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Monday marked day one of the detours signs directing traffic around Cotswold Avenue and Old Battleground Road. The closures are to make room for continued construction for the Greensboro Urban Loop, projected for completion in 2020. North Carolina Department of Transportation Resident Engineer J. Paul Ingram explained in an email statement: “Cotswold Avenue is closed permanently between Old Battleground and Lawndale Drive since that is where the outer loop is to be constructed.” Drivers must cross through the Cotswold […]

  • Watch: Woman in High Point trapped on railroad tracks narrowly escapes before train smashes her car

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A woman narrowly escaped her car before a train smashed into the car in High Point Tuesday afternoon. Video obtained by FOX8 shows the woman in her car stopped on the tracks at Pendleton Road and Martin Luther King Drive in High Point. George Ramos told FOX8 that the video was recorded on his father-in-law’s dash cam. High Point police Lt. Curtis Cheeks confirmed the video’s authenticity and facts to FOX8. He said the incident happened […]

  • Darrious is looking for a forever family

    Darrious is looking for a forever family. He is full of energy and loves to play and be active. He also loves his siblings. For more information about him, contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY.

  • Downtown Greensboro business owner uses mural to spruce up dilapidated building

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Downtown business owner Jennifer Graf found a unique solution to the dilapidated building next to her store, Vintage to Vogue Boutique: A mural. “An image of a thriving city and not one that’s not succeeding,” Graf said. Graf’s friend Stephen Holding is a well-known artist in New York City based out of Brooklyn with corporate clients such as Reebok, IBM and most recently Nike. As a downtown business owner and resident, Graf brought he idea to spruce […]

  • Out of the Garden project expansion in Guilford County

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Out of the Garden Project in Guilford County is making more room in their warehouse space to provide more space to feed others. The added 3,000-square-foot expansion will allow for more preparation space for volunteers to sort through meals and pack for their backpack program. “So it’s exciting for us, its unfortunate the reason because there’s so many hungry children but we’re the largest providers of food to children in the Piedmont and we serve about 10 […]

  • Triad DACA recipients ask for local lawmakers to step up

    Current recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are asking local leaders to give them a continued sense of security and agree to legislation for protection. Early College of Forsyth student Fernando Piza moved to North Carolina with his parents at the age of 5 from Mexico. Piza said DACA has given him hope but he is now worried about the welfare of his family. “One of the most important times that Congress should be doing work is […]

  • Makiyah is looking for a forever family

    Makiyah is looking for a forever family. She is affectionate, loving and kind. Makiyah loves math and gym class. For more information about Makiyah, contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY.

  • Asheboro woman seeking refuge in Greensboro church still hopeful

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Juana Luz Tobar Ortega has been temporarily living inside St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church in Greensboro seeking sanctuary since May 31. All of her family still lives in Randolph County but her eldest daughter, Leslie Molina, said that the church members make sure that Ortega is never alone. “The church has been really helpful because they’re always here, someone keeping her company,” Molina said. “There’s volunteers that can sign up and spend time with her during the day or at […]

  • Greensboro police reducing violent crime with ‘Hot Spot’ technique

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police officers are using community policing techniques to combat and reduce violent crimes in the city. Hot Spot special assignments for patrol officers began in March of this year and is an ongoing venture. Deputy Police Chief James Hinson said that the extra patrol and presence in certain neighborhoods is based on statistical data based on victimization crimes. “More crime in that particular area, more activity, also we look at the number of calls in that […]

  • Surgical Center of Greensboro aims to save patients money

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Thursday marks the official opening of the Surgical enter of Greensboro on Green Valley Road. The center is a collaboration of a group of joint surgeons aiming to lower costs for patients offering valued health care with outpatient procedures. Dr. Steve Lucey served as the lead surgeon in this venture nearly nine years in the making, advocating and encouraging his fellow surgeons to get on board with the concept. “So really it was a surgeon leader and a […]