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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
  • Plans to redevelop Lexington Depot District moving forward

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Plans move forward for the redevelopment of the town’s old factories for the Lexington Depot District. The renderings and sketches revealed to the city Tuesday were made possible from a $700,000 Tiger 6 grant with the help of consultants Shook-Kelley Inc. The passenger rail system in Lexington closed in 1975. Plans for reopening the depot would also include taxi and bus services. Depending on the final approval from the federal government and the Department of Transportation, the […]

  • Some residents near Belews Lake have health concerns about water quality

    STOKES COUNTY, N.C. — Neighbors of the Duke Energy Belews Creek Steam Station have health concerns for their water quality. A group of Pine Hall community residents met with the grassroots organization Appalachian Voices Sunday afternoon to discuss concerns on coal contamination and the plan to lobby for state legislation and support of coal ash clean up. The group wants removal of all wet coal ash and unlined dry landfills away from water resources, at no cost to the customers, […]

  • Aaron Lineback

    Lexington family warns against the dangers of heroin after son dies from overdose

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A Lexington family is warning people of the dangers of heroin after their 22-year-old son died of an overdose. Alta and Christopher Lineback’s son Aaron died on March 9th. The family said he was the seventh person in High Point this year to die of a heroin overdose. High Point police said there have been 65 heroin overdoses in the city since the start of 2014. Eight of them resulted in deaths. The total amount of […]

  • Adams Farm area hit hard by holiday burglaries

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — More than 30 homes were broken into in the last week; many of which while the homeowners were out of town for the July 4th holiday. Since Saturday, there have been 31 burglaries with five of them in the Adams Farm community. Officer E.Y. Watkins with Greensboro police said the summer vacation months are a time thieves target homeowners who may be out of town. “A lot of the point of entries have been the rear entry […]

  • Burlington emergency crews host child car safety event

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington emergency officials offered a free program to provide information on child safety in hot cars on Sunday afternoon. Though parents should be cautious year round, Burlington Police Officer Scott Elliott said that parents should pay close attention to their surroundings and take their time during summer months. In addition to car seat checks, Burlington police, Burlington firefighters, the Kuwanis Club of Burlington and Safe Kids Alamance County offered information about hot car-related child deaths in the […]

  • Teenage girl recovering in hospital after hit-and-run in Whitsett

    WHITSETT, N.C. — A teenage girl is recovering at Moses Cone Hospital after highway patrol officials said she was injured in a hit-and-run crash in Whitsett. Samantha Roberts, 17, was struck while walking with a friend along Rock Creek Dairy Road around 9:30 p.m. Thursday, according to officials. Sergeant Doug Growman said the car involved is believed to be a green 4-door Honda Accord. “The right rear view mirror of the car struck the girl on the left elbow with […]

  • Angelo Smith, Bianca Tanner

    Body of Guilford Co. teacher believed to have been found; boyfriend confesses to murder

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said early Thursday they believe they found the remains of Bianca Tanner, the former Guilford Co. teacher that went missing in Charlotte last month. Tanner’s boyfriend, Angelo Smith, has been charged with murder. Police said Thursday afternoon Smith confessed after the remains were found, according to WSOC. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Rodney Monroe addressed the media at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. Monroe said detectives believe they have found the remains of Tanner in a wooded area near Shopton Road […]

  • Guilford Animal Control has responded to 70+ calls of dogs left in hot cars already this year

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County Animal Control officers are reminding dog owners to leave their pets at home during the hot summer months. Since May 1, there have been 72 calls for service regarding people leaving their dogs in vehicles. Owners that are still present once animal control arrives are faced with a $500 citation for animal cruelty by the Guilford County Environmental Health Department. Dr. Stacey Chappell, with Animal Medical Centre of Greensboro, said it only takes five minutes […]

  • BBB reports student exchange scam uses UNCG address as headquarters

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Better Business Bureau of Greensboro reported The Study in US Partnership student exchange website is a scam; using UNCG’s admissions address as its U.S. headquarters office. Known as SUS Partnership for short, the website claims to be a successful foreign exchange program for the past 10 years complete with student reviews. On the website, 1400 Spring Garden St. is listed as the headquarters office, which is the address for the visitor and undergraduate admissions building at […]

  • Insurance agents warn of lightning strikes during the summer

    Insurance agents warn people of lightning strikes during thunderstorms this summer and how to cover possible damages. Based on the number of lightning strike damage claims from State Farm last year, North Carolina ranks seventh in the country. Last year approximately 6.2 million dollars was paid toward to the damage of 1,044 claims in the state. State Farm agent John Klopp said no matter what insurance you chose, make sure lightning is a coverage option. “Certainly there’s ways to try […]

  • Proposed bill would require mopeds to be registered, titled

    RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina legislators are currently deciding on a bill that would require moped riders to register and title their moped and possibly purchase insurance coverage. The bill is meant to provide assistance to law enforcement in case of an accident or if a moped was used in a crime. Owner of Select Cycle John Hill is a member of the N.C. Motorcycle Dealers Association and said that the registry is understandable and something the association has been […]

  • Greensboro city Leaders want to close Heritage House apartment complex

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro Councilman Zack Matheny and other city leaders say enough is enough when it comes to the substandard living conditions and crime at the Heritage House apartment complex on Meadowview Road. Matheny said under the direction of Councilman Mike Barber, council would like to work with housing agencies to find placement for the residents then shut the complex down. “I talked with the police chief today and yesterday and he believes it should be condemned or repurposed […]