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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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Recent Articles
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    BURLINGTON, N.C. — City Manager Harden Watkins said the approval of the first stand-alone greenway in Burlington is a great example of partnership in the county. “Very important to quality of life, those are the things that people look for when making decisions to buy homes, to invest in businesses here to bring jobs to our community,” Watkins said. “Impact Alamnce is our funding partner they are a wonderful partner in the community. They do great things all over Alamance […]

  • Thomasville Medical Center now offering 3D mammography

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — The latest technology in preventative care is now available to patients inside Novant Health’s Thomasville Medical Center. Dr. Helena Summers said the 3D mammography has been in Winston-Salem for more than two years but the new addition to Thomasville adds convenience to patients so they don’t have to travel for their screenings. “It’s like looking through a stack of cards. So a normal mammogram is looking at the deck of cards and 3D mammography or breast tomosynthesis is […]

  • Board approves action plan after Davidson County elementary school gets ‘D’ grade

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Churchland Elementary School was given a “D” grade by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction for the 2016-2017 school year. The elementary school is the only low performing school, but Davidson County Vice Chairman Kristie Bonnet said the school is already making improvements. Monday night, the school board approved an improved plan for the second year in a row to help support the school with resources. Deana Coley, Director of Elementary Education, said “this is Churchland’s […]

  • Siblings are looking for a forever home

    November is National Adoption Month! It’s a time to shed light on the more than 100,000 children in foster care waiting to be adopted. Learn more about a group of children who are meant to be together in today’s Forever Family. For more information about the children, contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY.

  • Local church leader reflects on Texas church shooting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. –More than 2,000  church leaders or “messengers” are expected to fill Koury Convention Center in Greensboro for the Annual meeting of the Baptist State Convention of NC. Approximately 4,300 churches are a part of the organization. The annual meeting serves as a network opportunity between churches. Break out sessions are available on subjects of ministry, outreach, finances and an exhibit hall full of resources. Security is also a topic of conversation. Associate Executive Director Brian Davis said the First […]

  • Local runners headed to New York City Marathon

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Despite Tuesday’s terror attack in Manhattan, runners Dennis Tam and Karen Buxton do not have fear about safety come Sunday’s New York City Marathon. Buxton is competing alongside her daughter, raising money and awareness for breast cancer research. She leaves for New York Wednesday evening. “Terrorism is around and it’s not going to go away but you can’t give into it, that’s what they want,” Buxton said. “I think with New York, it’s such a strong […]

  • Deputies warn of ‘smash and grab’ thefts in Oak Ridge

    OAK RIDGE, N.C. — In the last month, Oak Ridge Town Park has been the scene several vehicle breaking and enterings, better known as “smash and grabs.” Det. C.A. Rogers, of the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office, said the crime pattern began in September. On Oct. 25 there were three reports and on the 28th four reports of similar crimes. “The time frame ranges from 9 o’clock in the morning on some of those instances and others as late as 7:30 […]

  • Nasharra is looking for a forever family

    Nasharra is looking for a forever family. She loves to draw, sing, write and dance. Nasharra also loves to try new things. For more information about her, contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY.

  • Neighbors see activity at Greensboro-Randolph Megasite

    The suspense has been building for years surrounding the possible 1480-acre Greensboro-Randolph Megasite. There has not been any confirmation surrounding potential clients. Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan said, “We would welcome Toyota or any other advanced manufacturer who meets our criteria with open arms. However, right now it is just speculation.” Randolph County Manager Hal Johnson said though he is not at liberty to discuss any potential clients he believes the megasite is the best in the state. Area neighbor Alan Ferguson […]

  • Sarah is looking for a forever family

    Sarah is looking for a forever family. She loves to sing, dance and act. Sarah also loves to learn about history. For more information about her, contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY.

  • Public safety course trains Guilford County high school students

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Eighty Northern Guilford High School students are getting introductory training and exposure into the roles of a first responder. Teacher Liz Everidge said the course has been at Northern Guilford for three years and is the only one offered within the Guilford County school district. Junior student Nick Carter described the course as a head starter. “I feel like if I didn’t have this I would be behind everybody else,” Carter said. The course is divided […]

  • Small businesses against median project in Clemmons

    CLEMMONS, N.C. — Several “Stop the Median” signs and banners can be seen along the side of Lewisville-Clemmons Road. A GoFundMe page with a goal of $1,000 asks for support of the cause for continued signage and awareness. Connor Groce is the organizer and said that their ultimate goal is twofold; supporting the local economy and encouraging people to vote for council members who understand the concerns of small businesses owners. “All we’re trying to do is raise awareness to get […]