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Jasmine Spencer is a general assignment reporter, fill-in 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
  • Downtown Greensboro spruces up for Folk Festival

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The city of Greensboro is making beautification improvements in time for the National Folk Festival September 11th. Assistant City Manager David Parrish said the to-do list was already in the works but the upcoming event gave a deadline. “We’re excited for the visitors to come, but we also want to keep in mind the residents that are here year around. We want when they come to visit downtown and the rest of our community to know we […]

  • Triad vineyard and winery up for auction

    LEWISVILLE, N.C. — Westbend Vineyards and Winery is being sold by auction Friday after 43 years of success as a family business. Owner Alex Kroustalis said the decision to sell was not easy but describes the change as a time for his family to close this chapter and start another. “It’s been a wonderful 43 years. It was mixed emotions and it was tough. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. We have a lot of people that supported […]

  • Active manhunt underway in Rockingham County.

    Second suspect in custody in Rockingham County manhunt

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — The second suspect from Tuesday’s manhunt in Ellisboro was taken into custody Wednesday in Stokes County, according to a tweet from the Rockingham Sherriff’s Department. Jerrell Andre Terry, 28, of Winston-Salem, was charged with obstruct and delay a public official and felony probation violation. Terry is the last of four people who police believe broke into an apartment in Kernersville at about 12:40 a.m. Tuesday. Two men were arrested at the scene and two other suspects fled. […]

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    1 suspect in custody in Rockingham County manhunt, 1 still at large

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Two men accused of a Kernersville burglary early Tuesday morning have been chased by several agencies through Guilford County and into Rockingham County. Authorities in Rockingham County are still searching for one of four people believed to have broken into an apartment in Kernersville at about 12:40 a.m. Tuesday. Two men were arrested at the scene, and two suspects fled. One of the suspects law enforcement has been searching for today was taken into custody about […]

  • Greensboro police begin Operation School Watch

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police officers patrol school zones to help with back-to-school traffic safety. Traffic Safety Unit member Officer J.B. Price said Monday additions around Lincoln Street and Gate City Boulevard have been noticed by drivers. “School zones operated like they should, however, the one thing we did witness this morning was a decrease in the speeds of the school zones,” Price said. The unit was able to enforce a list of changes to signage and school zone times […]

  • Davidson County deals with cat virus outbreak at animal shelter

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Davidson County’s animal shelter has halted intake of cats due to an outbreak of an airborne feline illness. County Commissioner Larry Potts said that the county learned of the illness Monday when the United Animal Coalition’s license was revoked. In the report from the N.C. Department of Agriculture, UAC records revealed 452 animals were found dead in their kennels from January to Aug. 13. Nearly 90 percent of them were cats. Dr. Karl Milliren with Thomasville […]

  • Guilford, Davidson shelters continue operations during investigation

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Lt. Chris Martin is serving as the interim shelter operations manager for Guilford County. Martin said though the shelter is closed to the public, staff who have returned are continuing to care for the 808 animals. A local veterinarian has volunteered to examine and treat the animals. “Most of the care that’s being done is being done at our intake facility where the animals were brought in. We had a vet here until 9 o’clock last night […]

  • Guilford County Animal Shelter

    County takes over control of Guilford County Animal Shelter

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Marsha Williams has been terminated as executive director of Guilford County Animal Shelter as multiple agencies investigate cruelty allegations of the shelter. County commissioners held a work session Monday morning voting unanimously to turn over leadership from the United Animal Coalition to Guilford County. In the vote, commissioners directed the county manager to terminate the contract with UAC for the shelter, authorize the county manager to establish a fee schedule associated with Animal shelter service, authorize […]

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    Guilford County shelter director suspended as investigations proceed

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The director of the Guilford County Animal Shelter, Marsha Williams, has been suspended with pay during an investigation into the facility. Col. Randy Powers confirmed that the investigation began after someone filed an animal abuse complaint against the shelter. Davidson County District Attorney Gary Frank would not comment specifically on the allegations but said there are “multiple issues” and the original complaint was made to law enforcement at the end of June/beginning of July. Federal and local […]

  • Cone Health patients participate in worldwide HIV study

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Results from a National Institute of Health-funded study prove that patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus should start immediate treatment. Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Treatment or “START” began trial worldwide with more than 4,000 patients living with HIV; 23 of those patients were patients at Cone Health Medical Center. Dr. Kees Van Dam, director of research for infectious diseases at Cone Health Medical Center, said before the May results, immediate treatment was a recommendation. Now the evidence proves […]

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    Teen accused of murdering Greensboro man appears in court

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — D’Angelo Matthews, 17, made his first appearance in the Guilford County Courthouse by way of video in jail. Matthews faces a charge of robbery with a dangerous weapon with a maximum of 19½ years and first-degree murder with a maximum of life in prison without parole. Because Matthews is only 17 years old, he does not qualify for the possibility of the death penalty. Greensboro Police Captain Mike Richey said Matthews did not act alone. Two other […]

  • Legislation would add recycling costs to local governments

    Since 2011, it has been illegal to dump certain electronics because of the harm lead does to our environment. Under current recycling programs, large manufacturers help local government to pay for the expensive recycling fees. Sen. Trudy Wade supports legislation that would put the cost to local government and taxpayers and eliminate the manufacturer’s fund. Executive Director Diane Davis with the Carolina Recycling Association said their members sent a letter to the House of Representatives opposing the bill that would […]


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