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Contact: Kim.Wynne@wghp.com

Kim Wynne joined the WGHP news team in December 2013 and is excited to call the Piedmont Triad her new home!

She moved to North Carolina after working for CBS affiliate KGAN news in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where she was a reporter and anchor.

Kim also worked as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor at KXXV News Channel 25, the ABC affiliate in Killeen, Texas. She got her first “big break” while in graduate school, landing her first job as a hard news and feature reporter for Torrance CitiCABLE 3 in Torrance, California.

Kim has interned at stations in top television news markets including WPIX-11 News and NY1 in New York City. She also interned for the KTLA morning show in Los Angeles.

She earned a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California in 2007. She also holds a B.A. in English from Virginia State University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. An east coast native, Kim was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York.

In her free time, Kim enjoys cooking, exercising, and spending time with friends and family.

She is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Feel free to send her news tips or story ideas at kim.wynne@wghp.com.


Recent Articles
  • Burlington Animal Services to start ‘Paw it Forward’

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — As the weather starts to warm up outside, it also starts getting busy inside Burlington Animal Services. “We’re gearing up to seeing a lot more puppies and kittens and unwanted pets,” said Jessica Arias, director of Burlington Animal Services. Arias says often times the animals are in poor medical or physical condition when they’re brought in. “We receive animals that have medical conditions or may be have been hit by a car or trauma of some sort,” […]

  • Parents fight to keep High School Ahead Academy open in Guilford County

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Parents, teachers and students urged Guilford County school board members to keep High School Ahead Academy open for the upcoming academic year at Thursday’s school board meeting. “I really hope that this is not a final decision,” one parent said. “That you take these children into consideration.” Under the superintendent’s recommended budget, High School Ahead Academy may close for the 2017-2018 school year. “I was appalled because that school taught me so much,” former student Chase Burns […]

  • Davidson County addresses the growing problem of opioid-related overdoses

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. – Larry James, the director Davidson County Emergency Services, says opioid-related overdoses are a growing problem in the county. “We’re seeing this happen in people’s vehicles in parking lots,” James said. “We’re seeing this in convenience store restrooms.” “It’s not just one area we’re seeing this in,” he said. “It’s all over the county.” On average, the county’s 911 center gets one call a day about an opioid-related overdose where Narcan had to be distributed, according to […]

  • ‘It’s devastating’: Mother upset Greensboro middle school could possibly close

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Twelve-year-old Isabel Nazario loves going to school. She’s a sixth grader at High School Ahead Academy, a small, non-traditional school with only 98 students. “I think my biggest class size is 13,” Nazario said. She’s on the honor roll and her parents say she’s a lot more confident. “Last year, it was a struggle every day to get her to go to school,” said Christine Nazario, Isabel’s mother. The small classes work well for Isabel, who has […]

  • North Carolina A&T holds campus safety meeting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Dozens of North Carolina A&T State University students poured into Harrison Auditorium, laying out their fears and concerns to police and administrators at a campus safety forum on Friday. “Hopefully, this forum can open their eyes on what the students want,” student Kani Bynum said. The safety forum comes one day after a man was found dead in a car on campus, according to Greensboro police. Police say the man was not a student. “Last night, I […]

  • Guilford County deputy shot in the line of duty throws first pitch at Greensboro Grasshoppers game

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Deputy Matthew Self is feeling good these days. “The healing process is going good,” said Self. “I got my stitches out probably a week ago.” Self threw the first pitch at the Greensboro Grasshoppers game Thursday night, nearly two months after being shot during a standoff in Browns Summit on Feb. 27. “You know it’s a possibility,” Self said. “But, you never anticipate it happening to you.” Self was shot in the arm and in the hip. […]

  • High Point restaurant owners plead guilty to fraud, face up to 5 years in prison

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — The owners of Becky’s and Mary’s restaurant, Rebecca Ingram and Mary Frances Ingram, pleaded guilty to fraud Wednesday in federal court. A news release from the US Department of Justice states that from January 2015 to October 2016, the owners used more than 180 SNAP Electronic Benefit Transfer cards also known as EBT cards to buy food for the restaurant. Federal agents raided the restaurant in November, finding 21 EBT cards and a notebook with names, […]

  • Rockingham County food pantries see greater need, running low on food

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Bags and boxes of food normally fill the shelves at the food pantry at Rockingham County’s Veterans Coalition. But lately, volunteer Doris Kellam says more food has been going out than coming in. “It’s been empty for a while now,” she said. Since the fall, Kellam says they’ve been serving an average of 31 people per day. It’s a huge jump from the five or six people they used to serve daily. “You hate to say, ‘I’m […]

  • Mother still seeking justice after daughter shot, killed 6 months ago near NC A&T

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mary Dieudonne-Hill remembers the last conversation she had with her daughter. “The last thing we said to each other was, ‘I love you,’” she said. “I was able to tell her I loved her.” Dieudonne-Hill says the past six months without her daughter have been painful. “Sleeping at night is hard,” she said. “Christmas was hard, her birthday was in February.” On Oct. 2, police say 19-year-old Alisia Dieudonne and 21-year old Ahmad Campbell were shot and […]

  • Burlington officers step up after woman, children’s belongings destroyed in domestic incident

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — On March 19, Officer Joe Comer responded to a domestic call. “He was verbally and mentally abusive to her,” Comer said. Comer says the victim’s ex-boyfriend broke into her home, then tried to attack her and her three children when they tried to get away. “She had her children in the car with her and he began kicking the windshield,” he said. The suspect was arrested. But Comer says the biggest damage was still to come. “It […]

  • Decision on Ruff Love Rescue’s fate tabled at county commissioners’ meeting

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — County commissioners tabled a vote Tuesday night to add a text amendment to the county’s zoning ordinance which would allow a Thomasville animal rescue to remain open. County leaders say Ruff Love Rescue is in violation of zoning rules by operating a commercial kennel in a residential area. Owner Sue Rogers says the shelter is a nonprofit and therefore, not commercial. Commissioners were supposed to vote between two text amendments to the county’s zoning ordinance. Currently to run […]

  • Lexington prepares for grand opening of amphitheater

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — The Breeden Insurance Amphitheater is almost ready for its first big event. “These are extremely exciting times and busy times,” Lexington City Manager Alan Carson said. Six rock bands from national to local acts will hit the stage Saturday for the city’s Depot District Music Fest. “We’ve got four food trucks coming and bathrooms and the whole nine yards,” Carson said. Carson is expecting a big turnout with nearly 1,000 tickets already sold. “We’ve had tickets from California […]