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
  • Greensboro cycling family hopes to raise awareness about sharing the road after husband hit by car

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Jay McCloy is already back out on his bicycle just one week after he was hit by a car and thrown off it. “I got struck from the left side,” McCloy said. “I actually rolled over the hood and landed on the ground.” Last Thursday, McCloy was riding down Westridge Road near Bryan Boulevard at about 5:15 p.m. “As I was coming through the intersection, a car decided to turn left,” he said. McCloy said he tried […]

  • Vigil held for NC A&T student killed in crash in Alamance County

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Through prayer and words of comfort, dozens of students at North Carolina A&T State University gathered Wednesday to remember a fellow student who died in a head-on collision Tuesday morning. More than 50 students held candles and shared memories of 22-year-old Destiny Jones. “She brought laughter and fun to everybody that she touched,” friend Toni Raley said. “She had the warmest soul and anytime I needed that girl, she was there,” Raley said to the crowd. “Caring, […]

  • Officials issue warning to High Rock Lake bridge jumpers

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Marion Grubb sees it all the time. “Every two or three weeks, you’ll see some kids up there doing it,” Grubb said. “Some of them are teenagers.” Grubb says they’re jumping about 10 to 15 feet off Highway 8 bridge, also called Brown Loflin Bridge, in into High Rock Lake. “They walk around up there and jump off the bridge,” Grubb said. Grubb lives on Flat Swamp Lake Road less than half a mile away. He […]

  • Rockingham County non-profit gets grant to expand mobile pantry into a mobile market

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. – At L.O.T. 2540 in Mayodan, volunteers have their hands full, prepping boxes of vegetables, cereal, and other foods for those in need. The non-profit runs a mobile food pantry from the back of a truck. “We set it up like a farmer’s market,” said L.O.T. 2540 director Marty Roberts. The truck travels to different neighborhoods in Madison and Mayodan once a week with enough food for 20 to 25 households per trip. “Transportation is hard for […]

  • Changes to Trans-Aid bus system in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Twice a week, O’ni Green gets picked up from her home in Winston-Salem where she catches a Trans-Aid ParaTransit bus to go to physical therapy. Green has a broken foot and gets around in a power wheelchair. “I can walk but not really long distances,” Green said. Green also has autism spectrum disorder and multiple sclerosis. She’s one of more than 4,000 people in the city who actively ride Trans-Aid buses. The buses provide low-cost or free […]

  • Guilford County Sheriff’s Office getting new funding for DNA testing

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The Guilford County Sheriff’s Office is getting some new funding to help fight crime using DNA. Last week, county commissioners approved $80,000 for DNA testing as part of next year’s budget. Col. Randy Powers, chief deputy at the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office, says the extra money will allow investigators to use DNA for lower felony crimes like break-ins and car thefts. Powers says DNA testing is so expensive investigators have only been using it for big […]

  • Local mom who lost son to cancer could lose home

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — It’s been six months, but Ebony Aiken says the pain of losing her son Nasir is still fresh. “Some days I wake up,” Aiken said. “And, I really can’t believe he’s not here.” Nasir was diagnosed with brain stem cancer in 2015. He survived for two years but died in January. He was 13. “You never anticipate burying your children,” Aiken said. FOX8 first interviewed Aiken and Nasir in 2015 when Nasir survived much longer than the […]

  • Lexington to create new bar ordinance

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — At High Rock Outfitters, owner Chris Phelps has seen several bars and nightlife options open in the six years he’s been there. “It’s been really nice to see the growth,” said the bar owner. Much of that growth he says happened after a 2015 referendum passed, allowing bars in Lexington to sell beer without having a liquor license. “The growth increased dramatically after that,” he said. There are now three bars uptown plus another five bars throughout […]

  • Hughes Park in Thomasville gets major facelift, new baseball fields, playground

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. – From new baseball fields to a new playground and new batting cages, Hughes Park in Thomasville has gotten a major facelift in the past year. “We’re doubling the services we can offer to our citizens,” said Davidson County Parks and Recreation athletic director Scott Hulin. Nearly every weekend, Hulin says the fields are packed because of softball and baseball tournaments. “We’re making a big economic impact for our county here,” Hulin said. Hulin says, last year […]

  • Red Cross stays busy after severe weather, tornadoes pound the Piedmont

    When disaster strikes in the Piedmont, volunteers like Tom Dunn get to work. “We feel good about getting in there and being able to help right away,” said Dunn, a disaster program specialist for the American Red Cross of the Piedmont Triad. He says the past few weeks of tornadoes and back-to-back storms have been tough on volunteers. “It’s been rough,” he said. Executive Director John Hughes says the EF-1 tornado which ripped through Eden on May 5th was just […]

  • Davidson County Courthouse needs upgrades

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — At the clerk of court’s office in Davidson County, space is pretty hard to come by. “All of our employees are in very tight quarters,” said Brian Shipwash, clerk of Superior Court. From the bathroom to the break room, file cabinets and boxes are stored everywhere. Tight spaces Shipwash says that are also in need of repair. Shipwash is trying to get county commissioners to move forward with plans to expand. He says the office, built in […]

  • Better Business Bureau warns Triad residents about loan payment scam

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Better Business Bureau of Central North Carolina is warning the public about a scam involving people pretending to be law enforcement who threaten to arrest you if you do not make a payment on a loan. “The sheriff’s department was going to go to their home and arrest them,” said Kevin Hinterberger, president and CEO of BBB of Central NC. Hinterberger says that was the threat made to a Greensboro woman over the phone Tuesday. The […]