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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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    Officers using backup more frequently following police shootings

    In the wake of police officer shootings and deaths nationwide, Triad police agencies are taking extra precautions when responding to calls and looking out for each other. Winston-Salem police Cpl. Sammy Langdon said no officer truly responds to a call alone within the city and the request to immediately cancel backup is not allowed. “The tragedy that we’ve all witnessed as of recent just serves as a painful reminder of training that we go through every year anyway — officer safety, situational awareness,” […]

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    Novant Health: No use of ‘Pokemon Go’ allowed on property

    The Novant Health Public Safety Team issued an advisory to security officers that the use “Pokemon Go” on the property is not allowed. Novant Health Public Safety Director Kip Clark said the decision was made to prevent the privacy of patients and their families from being compromised. “At Novant Health, we are committed  to providing a remarkable patient  experience and we felt like in the case of this to provide that experience in an environment of healing  that it was […]

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    Junior Police Academy encourages at-risk youth in Alamance County

    ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — Students involved in the Junior Police Academy are known as cadets for four weeks in an effort to build character and redirect paths. The four-week collaborative program is led by the Burlington Police Department, Graham Police Department and the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office. Lt. Bret Currie has worked with the students in the program for the last two years and explains how they are selected for participation. “The kids are chosen by the school resource officers […]

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    Group pushes to construct High Point’s first dog park

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — An independent group is pushing to construct High Point’s first dog park. FIDO (Friends’ Initiative for Dog Parks Off-Leash) Parks of High Point has been working with the parks and recreation department for about six months. The possible location to add the dog park would be within the underused Hedgecock Park. Director of High Point Parks and Recreation Lee Tillery said the park was donated by the Hedgecock family in the mid-1980s. Recently the department brought in a […]

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    Pokémon GO craze prompts warning Greensboro police

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police are warning Pokémon GO gamers to be cautious while playing the virtual reality game. Officer Wingfield, with the department, said although there are not reports of robberies or crimes related to the app, gamers should still be careful. “When you’re involved in a game and not paying attention to what’s going on around you, your situational awareness can go down,” Wingfield said. “It’s definitely a show that times are changing with how we’re responding to different things but […]

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    Guilford County animal control warns owners not to leave pets in hot cars

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Guilford county animal country has reviewed more than 30 calls complaining of dogs left inside vehicles in the last month. Alexis Chalmers with animal control said that temperatures rise within a matter of minutes whether vehicles are parked in the shade or not. Officers use an elapsed time chart provided by the national animal control association. Chalmers explains “Even 60 degrees in thirty minutes can get up to 125 degrees.” Animal control and police respond to […]

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    High Point police investigate multiple overnight shootings

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point police investigators say they are still conducting interviews and collecting evidence to find the shooter and determine if four shootings overnight are related. The first shooting was reported Wednesday morning at 6 a.m. but reportedly happened around 11 p.m. Tuesday. Witnesses say they heard what they thought were fireworks along the 1300 block of Furlough Avenue but Wednesday morning discovered multiple bullet holes in three cars parked along the street. Tuesday night at about 11:30,  officers responded […]

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    House bill aims to ban community IDs

    House Bill 100, which aims to ban the use of community IDs, passed a second reading the in state Senate on Monday. The bill does not allow documents issued by a person, organization, county, city or local authority other than a valid passport or driver’s license. Sen. Phil Berger’s representative said that Berger voted in favor of the bill because “it’s a no-brainer that local governments should follow the law just like everyone else.” In his statement, Berger included the […]

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    Winston-Salem community mentor Moses ‘Mo’ Lucas dies

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Mo Lucas Community Foundation President Michael Terry confirmed Wednesday that Lucas died around 8 p.m. Tuesday night of natural causes at the age of 89. Lucas was known to the Winston-Salem community as a father figure and mentor working closely with the Winston Lake Family YMCA for more than 50 years. Lucas was present at the recent annual Father’s Day parade where several of the youth involved in the foundation performed. President of the Mo Lucas […]

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    Animal bites increase during summer in the Piedmont Triad

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County Animal Control is warning parents of pet safety during the summer due to the increase of animal bites. The total number of bites reported for the month of May was 70 and, so far, the month of June has 35. Animal Control Officer M.J. Alford said that because kids are out of school, the department sees an increase in bites or attacks, many times in city parks. “Just because its on a leash and […]

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    New details following dog attack at Pilot Elementary School

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — New details are emerging after a dog attacked an elementary school student at Pilot Elementary School during an after-school program Tuesday. Pilot Elementary School Principal Kimberly Fleming said about 20 students were outside at the time when the two dogs, a pit bull and a Great Dane, began to chase them. She said she is thankful for the quick action of the group leaders within the After-School Care Enrichment Services program. “They were superheroes yesterday, they have […]

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    Veteran celebrates 94th birthday on Memorial Day in King

    KING, N.C. — Robert Smith Jr., of Walnut Cove, often shares his birthday with Memorial Day. Monday he celebrated his 94th with family in King. Though it’s a time to celebrate, he also reflects on his own service in World War II. “I’ve lost a few friends in service, got some good memories and some bad memories about being in there,” Smith said. “I think it made me a little more conscious of my fellow people.” His term began on Sept. […]


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