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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
  • City sends High Point woman warnings to clean neighbor’s property; clerical error to blame

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Carolyn Ledbetter bought her High Point home next to an open lot in the early 1990s. Yet for nearly 15 years, she said the lot has grown out of control and she’s received warning notices from the city to clean it up. 2003 is the earliest letter that she saved, signed by a city code enforcement inspector. “I took some of them back to the city and then the others ones I got so angry and […]

  • Lawsuit filed against Brookstone College

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mike Lewis of Mike Lewis Attorneys in Winston-Salem and Thomas Howlett of Googasian Firm in Michigan filed a 17-page complaint against Brookstone College on behalf of the former students Thursday. Brookstone College has locations in Greensboro and Charlotte. The lawsuit is filed against the company under the name Commercial College of Asheboro, Inc. “These are real horror stories about real people that have invested and sacrificed to try to get a good education to put themselves in […]

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    Washington Street building in High Point on the verge of collapse

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Another building along historic Washington Street could collapse due to structural issues. A building at 736 Washington St. has been used for various commercial businesses over the years. City Spokesman Jeron Hollis said the planning department and city became aware of the structural issues last week when the building’s third floor collapsed to the second. The condemned notice on the front door of the building dates July 15, 2015. “We’re not aware of any debris falling […]

  • City leaders engage in heated debate on Greensboro redistricting law

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro Citizens for Fair Election held a news conference Thursday afternoon in support of House Bill 236, which is now law, asking city council members to stop their lawsuit. Thursday a hearing is scheduled to file a motion for a temporary restraining order. Republican Party activist Marcus Kindley led the conference followed by comments from former city councilman Jim Kee, Lake Jeanette resident Lynn Benzy, former Guilford County commissioner and chairman Skip Alston and former NC House Representative […]

  • Greensboro friend of slain Marine in Chattanooga speaks out

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Debbie Napper, of Greensboro, said that Staff Sergeant David Wyatt “was a Marine before he knew it.” Napper dated Wyatt as a teen in her hometown of Morganton. The two even went to prom together. “He always was just the type of guy that he did what needed to be done and when I heard that he had left college after Sept. 11 to join the Marine Corps all I could do was smile because that’s so […]

  • Mother whale, calf stranded on shore near Myrtle Beach

    HORRY COUNTY, S.C. – A mother whale and her calf were stranded on the shore near Myrtle Beach, according to WAFB. Witness video shows a whale stranded on a beach near Kingston Plantation in Horry County on Thursday. The mother pygmy sperm whale has died, but her calf is still alive, according to WAFB. Marnie Gibson of High Point sent FOX8 video of the incident while she was vacationing with her family. “When we came out on the beach, there […]

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    Guilford County Sheriff’s Office seeks public’s help identifying burglary suspects

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The Guilford County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying two suspects involved in several outbuilding burglaries. On July 11 and July 12, authorities responded to the Steepleview Drive neighborhood in Randleman after reports of several outbuilding burglaries. Two male suspects were seen on surveillance footage July 12 at 2:47 a.m. carrying some of the stolen property away from one of the outbuildings. Sgt. Jay Eaton with the Guilford County Sheriff’s Department said the burglars […]

  • Old sewage pipes pose threat in Triad

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Randleman officials said the 250,000-gallon wastewater spill into Deep River had to do with old cast iron pipes dating to back to the 1960s. The estimated cost of the unexpected repair is around $15,000. City Manager Nick Holcomb said he does not believe the spill will cause contamination to drinking water. “It’s an old system like a lot of old towns and there are many problems and definitely more to be fixed than can reasonably be fixed […]

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    Triad Old Navy shoppers, self-esteem coach react to selfie that went viral

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A woman’s selfie in a fitting room has gone viral and everyone seems to have an opinion about it. She’s turning negative comments about body image into encouragement for others and millions are paying attention. The woman, Rachel Taylor, overheard some negative comments about a plus-sized shirt while shopping at Old Navy. Instead of sulking and going home, she went back, bought the shirt and posted a selfie about self-empowerment. FOX8’s Jasmine Spencer talked to local shoppers […]

  • Clinical trial at Wake Forest Baptist helps rare skin disease

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Clinical trials at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have been helpful to reduce symptoms of a rare skin disease. The skin disease, a rare genetic disorder called erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP), causes a reaction when exposed to light and the sun. Tim Gerringer of Elon has dealt with EPP since he was a child. Gerringer wears gloves to drive, long sleeves and wide-brimmed hats. If the body is exposed to too much light the body can tingle and […]

  • Forsyth County teen pleads guilty in death of his grandfather

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Superior Court Judge David Hall sentenced Jon Adams to 20 to 25 years in an adult correctional facility for the death of his grandfather, Clarence Nelson Parrish. Adams, 15, pleaded guilty in a plea arrangement with the state, reducing the charge from first to second-degree murder for the death of Parrish on Oct. 18, 2014 at his home on Greenview Drive in Kernersville. Judge Hall called the crime “ghastly” and said it is “probably the most polite […]

  • Fourth of July fireworks can trigger PTSD flashbacks for some veterans

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Vietnam veteran Bob Uber wants the public to be mindful of combat veterans who view Fourth of July fireworks differently. Uber said he did not notice his symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) until later on in life long after his 13 months as a combat adviser. “There were always triggers and the Fourth of July would be an example of that. There still was that vulnerability to crowds of people, loud sounds and for me […]


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