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I am currently employed full time as a Web Producer for FOX8/WGHP, a top-rated Fox-affiliate covering Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem and the entire Piedmont Triad of North Carolina.

My job duties at FOX8 include producing and posting interactive content to MyFOX8.com and running our social media platforms, especially Facebook and Twitter.

I am very passionate about my work and am truly proud to produce content for the Piedmont Triad's number one source for local news.


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  • viral baby

    Family speaks out after toddler from the Carolinas gets attacked by Internet trolls

    SUMMERVILLE, S.C. — A South Carolina family is speaking out after Internet trolls have attacked a photo of their toddler who was born with a rare condition. WCBD reported that 2-year-old Mariah Anderson suffers from Chromosome Two Duplication Syndrome which impairs her learning and motor skills. Her life expectancy is grim. The child recently celebrated her second birthday and her mother posted a photo of her child to Facebook. But the post made Mariah a viral sensation for all the […]

  • 3033 High Point Road in Greensboro (Google Maps)

    Man tries to rob Greensboro hotel, clerk says no

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man tried robbing a Greensboro hotel but left empty-handed after the clerk refused to give him any money, according to police. The Greensboro News & Record reported that it happened at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday at the Hampton Inn at 3033 High Point Road. The man entered the hotel with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk, according to police. But the clerk refused and the suspect reportedly left without any money. The investigation is […]

  • Man says special food gives him incredibly long eyelashes

    Man says special food gives him incredibly long eyelashes

    A man in Ukraine believes a secret food is causing him to grow incredibly long eyelashes.

  • Video claims to show man having a seizure while skydiving

    Terrifying: Video claims to show man having a seizure while skydiving

    A man posting to YouTube has uploaded a video claiming to show the moment he had a seizure during a sky dive. Nomadic Adrenaline posted the following description with the video: Possibly the scariest moment of my life. On the 14th of November 2014 while doing stage five of my Accelerated Free Fall program I have a near death experience. At around 9000ft I have a seizure while attempting a left hand turn. I then spend the next 30 seconds […]

  • A car left the roadway and hit a sign in Greensboro. (Zachary Wonderlie/WGHP)

    Car goes off highway and hits exit sign in Greensboro; may have hit slick spot

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — At least one person was taken to the hospital after a car left the roadway and hit an exit sign in Greensboro on Sunday. Police said the single-vehicle crash was reported on Hwy 220 near the I-85 bypass at about 12:30 p.m. Police said two people were inside the car. At least one of them was taken Moses Cone Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police. Names have not been released. An officer on the scene […]

  • Front yard in Randolph County with giant snow cat gets even better

    Front yard in Randolph County with giant snow cat gets even better

    ARCHDALE, N.C. — The front yard in Randolph County with the giant snow cat has gotten even better. Carolyn Brannock sent FOX8 a photo of the snow cat on Friday (picture below) which got thousands of shares and views. But now, she sent us another photo with a brand new snow sculpture next to the original. Her two granddaughters are in the new photo. Brannock said their father is an artist and made the sculptures. The photos were among thousands […]

  • ‘Christmas Jammies’ family from NC is back with new video about cold weather

    ‘Christmas Jammies’ family from NC is back with new video about winter

    RALEIGH, N.C. — The Holderness family from Raleigh is at it again with a new Zac Brown Band-inspired parody video about winter. The family is known for viral parody videos like “Christmas Jammies” and “Baby Got Class,” both of which got millions of views on YouTube. Check out the newest video above.

  • Woman called 'Half Ton Killer' loses 800 pounds, see how she looks now

    Woman called ‘Half Ton Killer’ loses 800 pounds, see how she looks now

    HOUSTON -- A Texas woman who once weighed more than 1,000 pounds and was called the “Half Ton Killer” has lost 800 pounds, according to KTRK.

  • UNC snow footage

    Beautiful aerial snow footage at UNC dedicated to Dean Smith

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — A YouTube video featuring beautiful aerial snow footage of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been dedicated to Dean Smith. Nelson Aerial Productions posted the video to YouTube on Friday, featuring shots from around the snow-covered campus. Smith died earlier this month at the age of 83. The UNC coaching legend was the head coach of the Tar Heels from 1961 to 1997, retiring as the winningest coach in college basketball. Check out […]

  • Wow! Check out this amazing aerial footage of snow in the Piedmont

    Check out this amazing aerial footage of snow in the Piedmont, provided by Joshua Fox and Michael McQueen. This video features an aerial view of the Greensboro and Winston-Salem areas and the snow on the ground.

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    Wow! Check out this giant snow cat in Randolph County

    ARCHDALE, N.C. — We’ve gotten literally thousands of snow pictures. This one from Carolyn Brannock is just too good to not post. It shows her granddaughter sitting on top of a giant snow cat in the front yard. The photo was among thousands we received after the Wednesday/Thursday snow storm which left at least five inches of snow in most the Piedmont. The cat can be seen at the corner of the Surrett Drive and Kingsfield Forest Drive subdivision in Archdale.

  • Reporter from the Carolinas smashes into giant snowball while demonstrating how to sled

    Reporter from the Carolinas smashes into giant snowball while demonstrating how to sled

    GREENVILLE, S.C. — A reporter from the Carolinas accidentally smashed into a giant frozen snowball during a TV sledding tutorial. WYFF reporter Myra Ruiz can be seen sledding down a South Carolina hill, while demonstrating how to sled. But she apparently didn’t see a big snowball in her path and crashed right into it. The reporter was fine and had a good laugh about it. WYFF posted the 40-second video to YouTube with the title “Watch reporter go face-first into giant […]

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