• Follow me on:

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.

Anyone with any questions for me can contact me at joe.borlik@wghp.com.

Recent Articles
  • Dead body on stretcher falls out of coroner's van and into traffic

    Dead body on stretcher flies out of coroner’s van and into traffic

    BUCKS COUNTY, Penn. — A dead body on a stretcher flew out of a coroner’s van and into traffic after a “malfunction” in the van’s door. The Bucks County Courier Times reported the incident happened Friday near a shopping center in Feasterville, Pennsylvania. Jerry Bradley posted a photo on Facebook that showed the stretcher in the middle of the road. The coroner’s office said the driver of the van returned to get the corpse “in a manner of seconds.” “Care was taken […]

  • Police stock photo

    Driver with kids in car crashes during high-speed chase in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Greensboro man is accused of leading troopers on a high-speed chase and crashing the car with his children inside. Dexter Lavoy Pittman, 23, has been charged with felony speeding to elude arrest, child endangerment and driving with a revoked license. The suspect was allegedly driving a 2014 grey Dodge Charger at 81 mph in a 35 mph zone Sunday afternoon on East Market Street in Greensboro. Troopers said they began to pursue the suspect, who allegedly […]

  • Jose Vasquez, 46, of Wilmington

    NC man accused of sexually molesting dog

    WILMINGTON, N.C. — Police have arrested a North Carolina man accused of sexually molesting a dog he found in a parking lot. StarNewsOnline.com reported that Jose Vasquez, 46, of Wilmington, has been charged with crimes against nature. He was held on a $250,000 bail. Authorities said it happened in the early morning hours of July 5 in the parking lot of a Wilmington hotel. The suspect allegedly found the dog in the parking lot, took the dog into his car and […]

  • Puppy comforts older dog during nightmare

    Puppy comforts older dog during nightmare

    A young puppy comforts an older golden retriever having a bad dream in this viral YouTube video. Ariel Goodman posted this video in March, but its just now going viral, with nearly two million views. “One night I caught my new puppy comforting my older dog during a bad dream. They are quickly becoming new friends,” the video’s description said.  

  • Winston-Salem police

    Minor injuries after driver crashes into police car in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Minor injuries were reported after authorities said a woman crashed into a police car early Saturday morning in Winston-Salem. Police said it happened shortly before 1:30 a.m. at the intersection of Liberty and 6th streets. Two officers were on-duty headed south on Liberty Street in a marked patrol car, according to officials. A 62-year-old woman was driving a 2014 Mercedes west on 6th Street and failed to yield to the right of way and hit the police […]

  • Scotty McCreery's new music video filmed in NC, showcases state's beauty

    Scotty McCreery’s new music video filmed in NC, showcases state’s beauty

    “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery’s new music video was filmed in North Carolina and showcases the Outer Banks. WRAL-TV reported that  the video for “Feelin’ It” was released on Friday and was filmed a few weeks ago in Nags Head. The video features the Garner native and his friends cruising down N.C. Highway 12 and romping through locations including the Bodie Island Lighthouse, Dune Burger and Jeanette’s Pier. Read more: WRAL-TV

  • Pablo Mojica Fuentes

    Winston-Salem police release photo of wanted murder suspect

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police have released a photo of a man accused of shooting and killing another man following an argument in Winston-Salem on Friday. Police are looking for Pablo Mojica Fuentes in connection to the death of 39-year-old Roberto Bustos of Winston-Salem. An arrest warrant for Fuentes has been issued for first degree murder. Winston-Salem police said the victim was found unresponsive and lying in front of 3011 Apartment B, Broadbay Drive around 9 p.m. He was pronounced dead at […]

  • Small dog breaks up small dog fight; scolds fighting dogs

    This small dog breaking up a dog fight will make you smile

    This is the cutest thing you’ll see all day. A small dog breaks up a fight between two other small dogs and then scolds them for fighting. This video was uploaded by mosse choi and has been being shared online recently.

  • Virginia man claims to have captured ‘clear’ footage of Bigfoot

    Virginia man claims to have captured ‘clear’ photos of Bigfoot

    A Virginia man claims to have captured the first “non-blurry” and “clear” images of Bigfoot. Cryptozoology News reported that Randy O’Neal said his father and a friend took the photographs late last month, which he believes could contain Bigfoot. “Finally, a photo that is not blurry nor hidden behind a tree. A clear photo of Bigfoot standing out in the wide open. You be the judge,” he wrote about the photographs. O’Neal recently uploaded the images to YouTube. Check it […]

  • Dog surprised by 100 balls will make you smile

    Dog surprised by 100 balls will make you smile

    Maymo the dog loves balls. So for his birthday, his owners surprised him with exactly 100 of them. Maymo goes crazy and is one happy birthday dog. Maymo just uploaded the video to YouTube a few days ago and it already has more than 200,000 views.

  • Rapper Rick Ross

    Rapper Rick Ross arrested in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Rapper Rick Ross was arrested Friday night after his performance at the SuperJam concert in Greensboro. Ross, whose real name is William Leonard Roberts II, 38, faces a charge of failing to appear in court on a misdemeanor marijuana charge. Ross’ arrest is in connection to a previous marijuana arrest in Greensboro. Authorities said he was escorted to the Greensboro Detention Center by police where he posted a $1,000 bond.

  • Susie

    Susie, abused dog that inspired NC law, nominated for award

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — The abused Greensboro dog that inspired “Susie’s Law” in North Carolina has been nominated for a national award. Susie has been nominated in the 2014 Therapy Dog category of the American Humane Association Hero Dog award. Voting is submitted online and ends Monday. Click here to cast a vote. Susie’s Law made animal cruelty a low-level felony and allows judges to sentence offenders to jail in certain cases. It went into effect in 2010. The law […]


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 26,105 other followers