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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
  • Triad Nigerian Association reacts to #BringBackOurGirls movement

    GREENSBORO— More than 100 members are involved in the Nigerian Association of the Triad and plan to rally support Thursday in downtown Greensboro. President Don Okafor said the rally is not only to show support for the nearly 300 girls kidnapped from their Chibok Boarding school on April 14th, but also to push for more protection from Nigerian government. Okafor has lived in the United States for 14 years. He said even though his family lives more than 300 miles from […]

  • Businesses along Dan River: Entire river is not contaminated

    STOKES COUNTY, N.C. – Businesses along the upstream Dan River are working to diffuse the misconception that the entire river is contaminated from the coal ash spill. David Hoskins with the Dan Rover Company, Inc. said that he has customers from all over the world that use his kayak and canoe rentals to enjoy the river. Since the coal ash spill downstream on February 2nd, Hoskins said customers are skeptical as to whether the area near his business is safe. […]

  • Herbalife begins production in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Production at the world’s largest Herbalife plant in Winston-Salem began Friday. So far approximately 230 production and administration have been filled. Winston-Salem Plant Manager Mike Locke said Friday employees began the weighing and batch mixing process for their products. Most of the products made in Winston-Salem will be shipped overseas to 80 countries for distribution and purchasing. Locke said because different countries have different standards it may take three months to two years to register to products […]

  • North Carolina could end film incentive program

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Some people in the film industry are afraid the General Assembly will cut North Carolina’s film incentive program, which would discourage Hollywood to come here. Later this month, lawmakers plan to discuss whether or not to renew the program, which works as tax credit for filmmakers. Without the 25 percent tax credit, movies like “The Hunger Games” and “Iron Man 3” would not choose North Carolina for filming, according to Piedmont Film Commission Executive Director Rebecca Clark. […]

  • Weather a big factor in Grasshoppers game attendance

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Management for the Greensboro Grasshoppers said weather is the driving factor for ticket sales and attendance. President and General Manger Donald Moore said that Saturday’s game against the West Virginia Power is probably the first game of the season with nice warm weather. April is one of the worst Moore said, when it comes to sales and attendance but most of the loss is gained in late July and August. “April was by in large cold and […]

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    Thomasville woman wants dog that attacked her euthanized

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. – A Thomasville woman wants a dog that attacked her to be euthanized, saying the current laws in Davidson County are “not enough.” Kim Jones said her neighbors brought their pit bull into her fenced yard on Monday, April 14. She said the neighbors got into an altercation with her husband as she was attacked by the neighbor’s pit bull. Jones was sent to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and has been through three surgeries for the reconstruction of […]

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    NC Zoo says it needs $60 million for improvements

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — The North Carolina Zoo says it needs $60 million in improvements over the next decade, officials announced on Wednesday. Officials said some of the facilities are “outdated or deteriorating,” and park leaders hope the state will borrow $40 million for the effort. The money would be used to fix maintenance issues and add new attractions to help the zoo stay competitive, according to Zoo Director Dr. David Jones. The major areas of improvement for the NC Zoo include […]

  • Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau moving into old Canada Dry building

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Staff of the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau are moving into the newly renovated Canada Dry building next to the Greensboro Coliseum. Construction began November 2013 and totaled under the $2.3 million budget at $2.235 million. President and CEO Henri Fourrier said the new location should attract more walk-in visitors, but the main purpose of the bureau is to market the City of Greensboro for national and international events. Fourrier said the 10,000-square-foot building was built […]

  • Whitsett woman killed by drunk driver, suspect charged

    WHITSETT, N.C. – A husband from Whitsett is mourning his wife after police said she was killed by a drunk driver. Authorities said Pattie Ash-Luck died at the scene after being struck Friday on Highway 49 in Albemarle. Officials said the driver responsible was under the influence. Troopers have charged 24-year-old Zachary Butler from Norwood, N.C., with driving while impaired in her death. The 49-year-old victim’s family said she was on her way back home to Whitsett from work at […]

  • Costly hail damage reported across the Piedmont

    ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. – Friday afternoon’s hail storm in Alamance County created business for auto repair shops. Friday, the National Weather Service released a severe thunderstorm warning for the Piedmont Triad and hail was seen in the Alamance County area. Brandon Morris with Quality Collision Solutions in Graham said they have had 20 calls from concerned car owners and already estimated damage for 150 cars. Morris said while most insurance companies cover hail damage, it is important to research and […]

  • K-9 makes positive detection of human scent at Belews Lake

    STOKESDALE, N.C. — Authorities said a K-9 detected human scent on Belews Lake, although officials do not know if it’s connected to missing fishermen Jacob Line and James Bohenstiel. Rescue crews detected an “anomaly” using sonar technology Saturday, but are not sure if it is related to the search. “There’s been a substantial indication of an anomaly,” Leach said. Crew members continue to conduct water rescue training at Belews Lake as the search continues for Line and Bohenstiel, the two fishermen […]

  • Developers interested in Ole Asheboro neighborhood in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Developers have contacted Greensboro’s Redevelopment Commission in reference to the 1.5-acre lot on the corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive and Douglas Street. Councilman Jamal Fox said the lot has been vacant for about 20 years and said he is excited that a developer has come forth willing to pay for the property. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., the city is holding a community meeting at 414 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive to discuss what type of […]