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Contact: Jasmine.Spencer@wghp.com

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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    Computer hackers pretend to help in scam reported in the Piedmont

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Guildford County sheriff investigators are warning people about a computer scam making its way around the Piedmont again. Lt. Brian Hall with the department said the scam promises to help people with a virus or potential hack with their personal computer only to gain access to their private information or money. “Through your email, they’ve even been known to do it through instant messaging claiming one of several things, either your computer is running slow and […]

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    Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office gets body cameras

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — All 40 Rockingham County sheriff’s patrol deputies are armed with high definition body cameras. Sheriff Sam Page said two weeks ago the department launched the use of L3 Body Vision cameras. The cameras clip comfortably to the front of the deputies vest or uniform. “When you’re having a law enforcement encounter you put your camera on and when you finish the encounter, you cut your camera off,” Sheriff Page said. “You just got to remind the […]

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    High Point police officers gifted with Policeman’s Bible

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point Police Department welcomed six officers in Monday’s swear-in ceremony and each can take home the bible they made an oath upon. The Policeman’s or Law Enforcement Officer’s Bible has been a part of the ceremony at the High Point Police Department for years. Though Chief Marty Sumner does not remember the exact date, he said the program for the officers to keep the bibles developed in the last few years. Today’s swearing-in is […]

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    Randolph County EMS struggles to navigate through icy conditions

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — Randolph County EMS workers are still finding ways to get to those in an emergency situation, despite having to navigate through the snow and ice. “A normal transport and call might take 40 minutes — go out to the country and come back. Now it’s taking an ambulance maybe 40 minutes to get to the scene, difficulty leaving the scene due to the snow and slipping (on) the ice,” Raphael Beech said. Beech, shift supervisor with Randolph County […]

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    Tips for saving money during below-freezing temperatures

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Heating and plumbing technicians are warning homeowners to protect their home this winter to avoid bursting pipes from below-freezing temperatures. Johns Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. have been busy with double the amount of service calls. Anne Christian-Johns with Johns said dispatchers even work on-call overnight shifts to answer a customer during an emergency. “Typically we get somewhere between 50 to 80 calls a day; right now we’re getting 80 to 120 a day,” Christian-Johns said. […]

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    Greensboro City Council to discuss improving New Garden Road

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro City Council will discuss a land purchase at Tuesday night’s meeting to improve New Garden Road. A portion of land along Battlefield Center near Battleground Avenue, worth approximately $40,000, is on the agenda for purchase. Neighboring business owners like Renee Miller, with Bears Balloons and Beyond, said the potential road widening help with congested traffic around rush hour periods. “Lunch time rush hour — if gas prices come down and there is a lot of traffic […]

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    Doctors track more RSV cases this season than the flu

    Since the end of the holiday season, doctors at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have noticed more cases of the Respiratory Syncytial Virus. Just last week, 20 infants were cared for at Brenner Children’s Hospital. Dr. Chris Ohl said there are cases of RSV seen in adults but the infection in infants can be serious. “Children, particularly children under the age of 1, and particularly those under the age of 6 months, can get something called bronchiolitis. The bronchiole, those […]

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    7-year-old left on bus for hours; Guilford County Schools suspends driver

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Grandmother Melissa Taylor wants to prevent another child from being left behind on the school bus. Taylor said she and Alayshia’s mother were notified at 2:30 p.m. Monday that the 7-year-old student had spent most of the day alone on the school bus. Like most students who attend the magnet school, Alayshia rides two buses to Bluford STEM Academy. Alayshia and another student fell asleep during the ride, yet the driver only found one of the […]

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    Piedmont woman warning others about secret shopper scam

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A Piedmont woman is warning others not to fall victim to a shopping scam that nearly cleared her account. Shawn Bobbitt said she’s gotten several letters in the mail since September offering money orders and checks to become a mystery secret shopper. Last month was a money order for $985. The letter asks for Bobbitt to immediately deposit the check into her account, using some of the funds to purchase items, some to keep as a […]

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    Stormwater repair in High Point costs millions

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Thursday night, Public Services discussed funding challenges with the city council for stormwater projects needed to reduce flooding. In 2003, the seven problematic basin areas of High Point were identified. The crossroad secretions and streets prone to flooding are: Hamilton and Montileu High Point Regional and Ray Street Rockford and County Club Road Kensington Road Rotary and Farriss Avenue Jacobs Place and West Green Street Sherbrook Drive The prioritization of the 29 projects within the areas are categorized […]

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    Funeral arrangements for Randolph County Sheriff Maynard Reid announced

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — Randolph County Sheriff Maynard Reid passed away Tuesday night. Reid, 69, was hospitalized for pneumonia last month. Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jason Chabot said Reid passed away on Tuesday at 9:40 p.m. at Randolph Hospital due to complications from pneumonia. He is survived by his wife, Sandra Reid. Reid served as the county’s sheriff for 10 years but his commitment to serve began at an early age. Reid served in Vietnam as a Marine; he […]

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    Local law enforcement reacts to Obama gun control executive order

    We asked Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page and High Point Police Chief Marty Sumner if President Obama’s executive order on gun control would affect crime at home. Both Page and Sumner agreed, unfortunately, a criminal will go to great lengths to find a gun. “Overwhelmingly, the people who obtain guns do so illegally and they buy them in the street,” Sumner said. Sheriff Page said the adding extra ATF investigators and agents is a good idea, as well as more […]


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