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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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  • 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 […]

  • Where money from quarter-cent sales tax increase in Guilford Co. would go

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County school system staff report that if the quarter-cent sales tax passes in November the money would be used for overdue maintenance repairs, keeping teachers and teacher assistants and assist with supplies. Guilford County Maintenance Director Gerald Greeson said the district is at a pivotal stage when it comes to the repairs needed and upkeep of the student’s learning environment. More than 60 percent of the school district’s HVAC systems are more than 50 years […]

  • Safety inspections underway for Dixie Classic Fair

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The State Department of Labor and the Forsyth County Health Department inspectors scoured the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds to make sure each food and ride attraction passes state guidelines. Dixie Classic Fair Director David Sparks said set up for the fair began two days earlier than usual giving health and safety inspectors more time to make their rounds. Kenneth Michaud, an environmental health specialist for the county, says each food concession inspection has a zero tolerance policy for a […]

  • Artists from all over the world in Greensboro for body painting competition

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Arts Greensboro’s 17 Days Arts & Cultural Festival is hosting artists from all over the world in a body painting competition. Under the theme “A Day in the Life,” 22 artists painted on human canvases for more than six hours. The artists, in categories of both professional and amateur, competed for cash prizes. The competition is an extension of Living Art for America, originally based in Atlanta. “It started with a 10 artist competition and its expanded […]

  • Project in Winston-Salem seeks to improve Cleveland Avenue community

    WINSTON –SALEM, N.C. — The Housing Authority of Winston- Salem kicked off the planning for the Cleveland Avenue community with a “Community day kick off” at Fairview Park. The Housing Authority partnered with Neighbors for Better Neighborhoods in the event to inform the community and gather ideas for the Cleveland Avenue Master Redevelopment Plan. Last year, the HAWS was one of nine housing authorities selected for the $500,000 2013 Choice Neighborhood Planning Grant. Real Estate Development Manager Troy Dehaven said […]

  • High Point considers adding grocery stores to ‘food deserts’

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — City leaders are considering adding grocery stores in “food desert” areas as the redevelopment of housing neighborhoods continue. Community Development and Housing Director Mike McNair said that there’s a need to attract other businesses in the core area of the city. Ideas on the table are marketing to market buyers revitalizing the nearly 200 vacant building in the core of the city. The United States Department of Agriculture defines a food desert as “an urban neighborhoods […]

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