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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
  • 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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    Nine Randolph County school buses vandalized overnight

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — Nine school buses were vandalized overnight in Randolph County. A spokesman for Randolph County Schools said five of the buses were from Wheatmore High School and the other four were activity buses. Fire extinguishers were removed from eight of the buses and one extinguisher exploded inside a bus. The driver’s seat belt was cut on one of the buses as well. There are no trips scheduled for today so the activity buses won’t be needed, according to a spokesman. Three buses ran as normal this […]

  • Car break-ins on the rise in Piedmont

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are reminding drivers it’s not enough to lock your car doors to deter theft. In the last month, approximately six thefts were reported to Greensboro police from the parking lot of the Greensboro Arboretum. Officer E.Y. Watkins said in all cases, the drivers locked their doors, but criminals broke the glass windows to get to bags and valuables left in the seat. “It’s just a crime of opportunity,” Watkins said. “If items are put out of […]

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    Teen hit, Randolph County deputy charged for not reporting accident

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — A Randolph County sheriff’s deputy faces misdemeanor charges after hitting a boy riding a bicycle with his unmarked patrol car on Tuesday. John Davie Garner, 46, of Asheboro, is charged with making an unsafe turn and failure to report an accident. Officers with Asheboro police investigated a report of a hit and run that occurred at about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday close to the intersection of Fayetteville Street and Taft Avenue. The criminal investigation was spurred by a […]

  • Police substations coming to Winston-Salem

    Winston-Salem, N.C. — City council approved land purchase for a District 3 police substation near South Stratford Road. The 1.5-acre lot near Winterhaven Lane is worth $650,000. The development of three police substations is a city council mandate from back in September 2013. District 1 will be built on a lot on North Point Boulevard and District 2 will be located on Waughtown Street. Captain Doug Nance of District 3 said the substation will allow officers to save time when […]

  • Winston-Salem woman impacted by food stamp delay

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A Winston-Salem mother is one week behind in food stamps and said she was told by Forsyth County Department of Social Services to simply wait. Forsyth County DSS Director Debra Donahue said the delays can be due to the client not turning in the required forms on time or due to system errors. “They have to recognize also that we do process quite a few applications in our agency — and that is not an excuse […]

  • Second Harvest food drive

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — It’s still spring but area food banks are already preparing meals for the summer. It’s a critical time of the year, because children are out of school and not guaranteed the meals they normally eat in the lunchroom. Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina in Winston-Salem has a goal to feed 700,000 in need.

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    UPDATE: Missing 7-year-old High Point boy found safe

    UPDATE — Jacob Myers, 7, was found safe Sunday night nearly seven hours after he was taken. Police found him during a traffic stop on Eastchester Drive around midnight. The woman who took Jacob is a family friend, according to police. Officials are still working to find out why she took the boy. Original story  HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police in High Point are looking for a 7-year-old boy who was reported missing on Mother’s Day. Jacob Myers was reported missing by […]

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    Guilford County Schools repair HVAC systems

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County maintenance crews worked to repair HVAC systems before exam time so that warm classrooms won’t interfere with student testing. Maintenance Director Gerald Greeson said that several HVAC systems are requiring small repairs or coolant. “As you know through the years with the budgets, we haven’t been able to do a lot of renovations on HVAC. We actually have about five or six projects that we’re going to be renovating HVAC systems this summer,” Greeson […]

  • Multi-use development coming to Winston-Salem’s BB&T ballpark

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — More than one million square feet of mixed use development will begin construction at the end of 2015 surrounding BB&T Ballpark. Winston-Salem Dash President Geoff Lassiter said the project gives fans and tourists a chance to live, work and play in the same neighborhood. “We want it to be a destination place where all three of those dreams can happen,” Lassiter said. The construction of 580 apartment flats, retail, office space, 250 hotel rooms, restaurants and possibly […]

  • Guilford County to get charter high school

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Piedmont Classical High School will be Guilford County’s only charter high school and promises a traditional approach to learning. Interim Principal Mary Sauer said that parents need options when it comes to their children’s education. “My students are a product of Guilford County Schools and I am as well but parents deserve options. It’s not a one size fits all in education anymore,” Sauer said. Piedmont Classical aims to encourage values, debate, and discussion and rely […]

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    Downtown High Point ballpark proposal announced

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A proposal for a downtown ballpark in High Point was announced at the annual High Point Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Luncheon Tuesday. Peter Freeman, with Freeman Kennett Architecture, helped announce the specifics of the ballpark in addition to the ongoing master plan of downtown revitalization. “It’s an area that’s adjacent to the Washington Street neighborhood and gives us a real opportunity to galvanize not only the core city downtown but the Washington Street neighborhood as well […]


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