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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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  • Mihreteab Okuba

    Impaired NC cab driver crashes into home

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An intoxicated North Carolina cab driver lost control of his taxi and crashed into a home, according to officials. WCNC reported that Mihreteab Okuba faces charges after being arrested for suspicion of DUI. The suspect was driving a cab and slammed into a home in Charlotte early Monday morning, according to authorities. The vehicle did not go through the home and no serious injuries were reported.

  • NC news anchor stuns viewers with heartbreaking message: ‘I have ALS’

    NC news anchor stuns viewers with heartbreaking message: ‘I have ALS’

    RALEIGH, N.C. — A local TV legend in North Carolina stunned his viewers recently with a heartbreaking message: He has ALS. WTVD news anchor Larry Stogner made the announcement during a newscast last week. “I am sure that in recent months, you’ve noticed a change in my voice, my speech, slower,” he said. “Many of you were kind enough to email me ideas about what it might be, or just to show concern, and I truly appreciate that. As it turns […]

  • A Harris Teeter spokeswoman is reaching out to an Air Force veteran after a nasty note was left on her car at one of the store’s North Carolina locations. (WECT via NDN)

    Veteran who got nasty note at NC grocery store plans a touching response

    WILMINGTON, N.C. — A veteran who received a nasty note in a North Carolina grocery store parking lot said she plans to do something positive with a gift certificate she got from Harris Teeter. WECT originally reported that Mary Claire Caine got a nasty note after parking in a space reserved for former service members at a Wilmington Harris Teeter. She said she found the note after unloading her groceries into her car. “Maybe (you) can’t read the sign you […]

  • Newspaper ad

    Man’s newspaper ad to girlfriend is not what you think…

    A man named “Alex” apparently put out a newspaper ad for his girlfriend. The ad starts off sounding like it could be a marriage proposal. “I wanted to ask you a very important and timely question,” Alex apparently writes. The ad claims that it is Valentine’s Day. But wait until you read the whole thing. It takes a surprising turn… A Reddit user posted the ad and said it appeared in an Australian paper named the Launceston Examiner. Read the […]

  • Food Stock

    Woman gets unexpected surprise at Burger King drive-thru

    ROCHESTER, N.H. — A woman in New Hampshire got a big surprise at a Burger King drive-thru: Instead of food, she got a bag full of cash. Fosters.com reported that Janelle Jones discovered the $2,631 on her way home from the restaurant in Rochester earlier this week. The cash was a Burger King bank deposit. She reportedly called her husband and they decided to return the money. The couple said they considered keeping the money, but they are Jehovah’s Witnesses, and […]

  • Guilford County authorities have released a composite sketch of one of two suspects wanted in connection to a man who was killed in his own yard earlier this week. (The Guilford County Sheriiff's Office)

    Guilford County deputies release composite sketch of suspect in fatal robbery

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Guilford County authorities have released a composite sketch of one of two suspects wanted in connection to a man who was killed in his own yard earlier this week. Deputies said 57-year-old Vann Yates was shot at 1603 E. Fairfield Road and died after being taken to High Point Regional Hospital. The suspects were reportedly trying to rob the victim. A witness reported two men were involved. One was reported to be black, about 5’6” to […]

  • An apartment fire in Greensboro displaced 20 people. (WGHP)

    20 people escape apartment fire after barking dog alerts complex; dog dies

    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- “I feel like if it wasn't for my dog, I don't think nobody in that apartment would have made it out safe."

  • The Old Edwards Inn and Spa in Highlands, N.C.

    North Carolina hotel named 5th best in the entire country

    HIGHLANDS, N.C. — A hotel in North Carolina has been named the fifth-best hotel in the entire country. TripAdvisor.com recently released its Travelers’ Choice Awards, honoring the best hotels throughout the U.S. and around the world from bargain to luxury. The Old Edwards Inn and Spa in Highlands, N.C. ranked at No. 5. The Langham in Chicago took the No. 1 spot, followed by French Quarter Inn in Charleston, S.C.; Bardessono in Yountville, Calif. and The Grand Del Mar in […]

  • Julianna Ortiz Mills, 37, of Mooresville

    NC teacher accused of performing sex acts on teenage boy

    TROUTMAN, N.C. — A North Carolina teacher is accused of performing sex acts on a teenage boy, according to WJZY. Julianna Ortiz Mills, 37, of Mooresville, has been charged with sexual activity with a student by a teacher and felony taking indecent liberties with a student by a teacher. Mills is an English teacher at South Iredell High School in Statesville. Authorities said the victim is not one of her students and the alleged crimes did not happen on school grounds. […]

  • Joshua Phillip Lewis, 28, and Megan Renee Cain, 22, both of Mount Airy

    Mount Airy mother, boyfriend arrested after toddler found beaten, badly bruised

    SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — A mother and her boyfriend in Mount Airy have been arrested after deputies said the boyfriend beat the mother’s 4-year-old child. Joshua Phillip Lewis, 28, and Megan Renee Cain, 22, both of Mount Airy, face charges after deputies said a boy was beaten and badly bruised. The Surry County Sheriff’s Office said they responded to a Mount Airy home on Lynn Road on Jan. 11 in response to a child abuse incident. Deputies said they found a […]

  • NC Walmart says they didn't put up signs discouraging truckers

    NC Walmart says they didn’t put up signs discouraging truckers

    HOPE MILLS, N.C. — A North Carolina Walmart is accused of hanging up signs saying “truck drivers you are not welcome,” but the store says they didn’t put them up. Walmart corporate officials told WHNS that management did not place the signs around a store in Hope Mills. Photos of the signs have recently been spreading on social media. Many people online have been criticizing Walmart because of the signs. A company spokesperson said a Walmart associate at the store […]

  • Lillian Gean Ann Jackson

    Silver Alert cancelled for missing Greensboro woman

    Update — The Silver Alert for Lillian Gean Ann Jackson has been cancelled. GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 83-year-old Greensboro woman who may be in danger. Police are asking people to be on the lookout for Lillian Gean Ann Jackson, who was last seen at a Greensboro home in the 5400 block of Tower Road. Police said Jackson is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. She is described as […]

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