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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
  • Man stung by yellow jacket in Greensboro wants to find men who saved his life

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Robert Rolando thought he would take his last breath while lying on the curb in his front yard. “I didn’t think I was going to make it,” he said. “I thought that was it. This is where I’m going to die.” On Monday, the 63-year-old was in his backyard when a yellow jacket stung him in the face. “I started breaking out in hives and I knew I was in trouble,” he said. He stumbled through the […]

  • Greensboro YWCA shelter opens early to help families in need

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A new family shelter is opening weeks earlier than expected due to a growing need of people with small children but no place to stay. The YWCA on East Wendover Avenue opened Wednesday on a limited basis for families who have been either living on the street or in their cars. The shelter was scheduled to open on July 20. Organizers say the demand was too high to wait and that the shelter is already at more […]

  • NC law requires mopeds to be registered

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Starting Wednesday, state law requires anyone with a moped to have their vehicle registered. The new law is part of House Bill 1145. Anyone who owns a scooter has to register along with getting a registration card and license plate. Being caught without tags could result in fines. Many moped owners showed up to the license plate agency in Thomasville to register. Because the law is so new, law enforcement is giving moped owners more time before […]

  • Crews respond to reports of trees down on homes, power lines in Davie County

    DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. — Strong winds, rain and hail ripped through Davie County Tuesday afternoon causing downed trees in many areas. Some trees were uprooted, others cracked and split in half. One tree landed on Jacqueline McRae’s home on FM Steele Road in Jerusalem Township. The tree crashed into her living room and bedroom. Luckily she wasn’t home and no one was hurt. “I’m just glad I wasn’t laying in that bed,” she said. “All I see is limbs and […]

  • Police to have extra officers at Fun Fourth Festival in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – More than 90,000 people will pour into downtown Greensboro for this year’s Fun Fourth Festival — an event filled with vendors, food, and five live-music stages. But this year, Greensboro police will have even more officers and watchful eyes on the ground. “We don’t anticipate any problems,” said Deputy Chief James Hinson Jr. “What we want to do is plan for anything that may occur.” “We’ll have increased officers in their vehicles. We’ll have additional officers on […]

  • Randolph County farmer says drought is hurting crops

    SEAGROVE, N.C. — Thomas Lawrence has been praying for rain for the past few weeks. He owns two 180-acre farms in Seagrove where he raises livestock and farms about half a dozen crops including corn, wheat, oats and soybeans. But lately, Lawrence says those crops have been struggling due to a lack of rain and two straight weeks of near-100-degree temperatures. “This two-week heat wave that we’ve had is really taking the moisture out,” Lawrence said. According to the Associated […]

  • High Point church taking up offering for Charleston

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Churches around the country have been holding prayer vigils in the wake of last Wednesday’s shooting massacre where nine people were killed during bible study in Charleston. Pastor Kinston Jones, of St. Stephen Metropolitan AME Zion Church, says along with spiritual support, his church is also trying to help show financial support to the victims’ families. Since the shooting, Jones has been organizing a worship service where he is inviting all churches in High Point. Money […]

  • Possible changes coming to Lexington City Schools calendar

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Most students look forward to summer break all year long. But Rick Kriesky, superintendent of Lexington City Schools, says it’s also when “summer slide” sets in. “Summer slide is when students lose some of the material they have gained from the previous year,” Kriesky said. The superintendent says it can take some students up to a month to remember that information once they get back in class. “It takes another two or three or four weeks in […]

  • Thousands to attend large track-and-field event in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Thousands of student athletes will run, jump, and sprint at Aggie Stadium in Greensboro this weekend as part of New Balance’s Outdoor National Championship. About 5,400 junior high and high school students will compete in a three-day track-and-field meet on a weekend when temperatures are expected to creep close to 100 degrees. “We see a lot of heat illnesses here,” said Brandon Jackson a medical coordinator. “Heat stroke, heat exhaustion.” To try to prevent that from happening, […]

  • Quick-thinking NC woman helps police nab suspect in SC church shooting that killed nine

    KING’S MOUNTAIN, N.C. – The quick-thinking of one North Carolina woman helped police catch a man accused of killing nine people at a South Carolina church. Debbie Dills got a bad feeling when she was driving into work Thursday morning. Just after 10 a.m., something caught her eye as she was driving on Highway 74 near Shelby. “I saw the back of his head,” Dills said. “And I saw that bowl cut, that hair.” She called her boss at Frady’s […]

  • Greensboro man revamps neighborhood park

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A local man raised thousands of dollars to upgrade the basketball court at a neighborhood park in need of lots of work. For four months, Kenneth Slade worked odd jobs and raised $5,000 in donations to revamp the basketball court at Hampton Park on Four Seasons Boulevard. Slade bought two new goals, cement, and paint and also partnered with the city’s Parks and Recreation Department. The city installed the goals and fixed a six-foot sinkhole on the […]

  • Painters allegedly take, sell woman’s jewelry in Davidson County

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A husband and wife have been arrested for stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of jewelry from a disabled woman’s home and selling it to a nearby jewelry store. Davidson County sheriff’s deputies say between June 4 and June 14, Bobby Caulder, 41, and Brandy Caulder, 34, stole $2,415 worth of jewelry and a handgun from Virginia Tulbert’s home in Midway. Tulbert hired the couple to paint the inside of her home at the end of May. […]

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