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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.

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Recent Articles
  • Man accused of kidnapping, beating girlfriend in Surry County

    SURRY COUNTY, N.C — A local woman was beaten, kidnapped and nearly set on fire during three days of torture by her boyfriend, according to Surry County sheriff’s deputies. Officials say 43-year-old Michael Key is charged with second-degree kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon and other charges after abusing his girlfriend from July 2 through July 5. Key doused the victim with lighter fluid and threw lit cigarettes at her, each day telling the woman that he would kill her, […]

  • Burlington Police Department lays out community-based policing strategy

    BURLINGTON, N.C. —  After months of careful planning and getting hundreds of hours of feedback from the community, Burlington police are laying out their plans to help better serve the public. On Tuesday, police unveiled their five-year community-based strategic plan. A plan some residents hope will bridge the gap between the community and law enforcement. “We spent four hours in some of those sessions talking about what the community expects from the police, what they’d like to see from police […]

  • Piedmont family staying at YWCA gets a home, dad gets job

    ADVANCE, N.C. — It’s been one week since Lavar Hoggard moved into his new home — a two-story, three bedroom house in Advance. It’s the perfect size for him and his wife Traci and their three small children. “It’s just a wonderful feeling,” Hoggard said. It’s a big change from where they were about two weeks ago; a small room at the YWCA’s family shelter in Greensboro. A place Hoggard moved into after he lost his job and home in […]

  • Safe parties for kids and teens in the Piedmont

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights, Diana Brandon hopes the dance floor will be jumping at her new nightclub. She owns Club Fuzion in Winston-Salem which looks and sounds like a regular nightclub minus the alcohol and adults. “It’s ages 13-18, specifically geared toward middle school and high schoolers,” Brandon said. She got the idea for a teen club from her teen daughters. “They’re sick of skating, sick of bowling and sick of putt golf,” she said. […]

  • Hundreds gather in Columbia, SC ahead of Confederate flag being taken down

    COLUMBIA, S.C. — Hundreds gathered outside South Carolina’s statehouse Thursday afternoon just a few feet away from where the Confederate flag will be taken down Friday morning. “It’s a historical moment,” said resident Wanda Glenn. “It’s a long time coming. And just to be able to stand here with my son and witness a historical event is something I can’t imagine. I wish my mom was here to see this.” “Unity and togetherness, the people in South Carolina are coming […]

  • Security changes at local churches after Charleston massacre

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Rev. Henry Davis is taking extra steps to protect his congregation at Mt. Zion AME Church. “I’m real watchful,” Davis said. “I’m observing my congregation; who’s coming in, who’s going out.” On Wednesday, Davis got a security survey of the church and its parking lot from the Greensboro Police Department. It’s something the pastor had been planning to do for months but quickly moved on after nine people were shot and killed at Emmanuel AME Church in […]

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    Trust fund to increase reward for unsolved French family murders

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — It has been more than three years, but Nancy Moseley still breaks down when she thinks of her daughter Ladonna French. “I try to smile and go ahead,” said Moseley, 79. French was shot and killed, along with her husband Troy in their home in Reidsville in February of 2012. “Somebody called and said that they had been murdered,” Moseley said. “I just froze. It’s just not what you ever want to hear.” She hangs a blue wreath and […]

  • Greensboro man thanks men who saved him

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Robert Rolando has been waiting to say ‘thank you’ to the two men he calls his heroes. “They’re my life saviors,” he said. “If it wasn’t for them, I wouldn’t be here.” Last Monday, the 63 year-old was stung in the face by a hornet while in his backyard. Rolando broke out in hives and couldn’t breathe. He stumbled out of the house and into the street where he tried to get help. Charles Welker and his grandson Tavis […]

  • 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 […]


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