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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.


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    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Officer Joshua Perkinson has been in field training for the past two months. Perkinson joined Winston-Salem’s police department in March. It’s a dream he’s had since he was a teenager. “There are still a lot of people out here that really want to help,” Perkinson said. But within the past few years, Sgt. Timothy James — who works in recruiting — says finding people who want to become officers has gotten harder. “The social climate, I think […]

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    Eden Public Library opening a makerspace

    EDEN, N.C. — For the past two months, Catherine Seaver has been turning her office at the Eden Public Library into a makerspace. “This was something that I really wanted to put in,” she said. Seaver is the branch manager of the library and says she wanted Eden to join other cities becoming part of the Maker movement. Makerspaces are rooms or buildings where entrepreneurs can share equipment, workspace, and ideas. “There’s a national movement, international movement towards having a […]

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    Crates with decomposing cats inside found on sides of Rockingham County roads

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — More than a dozen animal crates were found off the side of two roads in Rockingham County Wednesday morning with the bodies of decomposing cats inside. Just before 6 a.m., employees with the Public Works Department found six animal carriers and a plastic bin on the side of a service road near Old Covered Bridge Road, according to investigators with the Madison Police Department. The bodies of seven decomposing cats were inside along with feces, newspaper, […]

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    Tree falls on bus in Clemmons with elementary school students on board

    CLEMMONS, N.C. — Kylie Eskew remembers hearing a loud “boom” when a huge tree came crashing down on her school bus just before 3:15 p.m. Tuesday. “When that tree fell, there was a bunch of screaming and crying,” said the 11-year-old. Eskew was one of seven students from Clemmons Elementary School on the bus. She says she and other students were sitting towards the middle of the bus when the tree fell, crushing the windshield and other windows. The bus […]

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    Parents want answers after Davidson County elementary school students get sick on return from field trip

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Tammie Owens says her son Chance hasn’t been feeling well since Friday. “He’s still having headaches off and on,” Owens said. Headaches the 11-year-old says he first started getting while on an activity bus with his classmates, coming back from a field trip to Carowinds on Friday. “I started having a headache,” Chance said. “Then everybody started getting sick and everything.” Chance is a fifth grader at Churchland Elementary School in Davidson County. He’s one of […]

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    Citizens voice concerns over air quality in Winston-Salem neighborhood

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Dozens of Winston-Salem residents who live near Hanes and Lowrance Middle Schools voiced their concerns about air quality at a meeting with city officials Thursday. Last year, it was reported that the schools sat on top of contaminated groundwater caused by toxic waste. The waste comes from a chemical dump across the street owned by Kaba Ilco, a locking products manufacturer. About 50 people packed into a small room at Hanes Hosiery Community Center for the meeting. […]

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    Thomasville business gets fake Yellow Pages invoices from scammers

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Norm Jones remembers getting an invoice for $2,376 in January 2012 for a service he says his business never ordered. “No one who is authorized to make those kinds of agreements had spoken with them,” Jones said. Jones handles accounting and sales at Gordon’s Furniture Discount Center in Thomasville. The invoice claimed to be from a business directory whose name included the words “Yellow Page” in it. The store was being charged for online ads they never […]

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    Rockingham County adults participate in spelling bee to raise money for scholarships

    EDEN, N.C. — Dozens of people gathered at Morehead High School in Eden Tuesday night to show off their spelling skills. The school held its Spring Business Spelling Bee. Money raised from the spelling bee goes towards scholarships for Morehead seniors going to Rockingham Community College. Rockingham county leaders, teachers, and other professionals participated in the event. Nine groups of four worked as teams to spell each word. Each table cost $100. Organizers of the event say many of the […]

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    More details released about Greensboro man found dead in home after shootout with police

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police have released more details about a man who was found dead after barricading himself inside his Greensboro home and exchanging gunshots with police. Christopher Tokazowski, 43, was found dead inside his home at 1606 Efland Drive at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, March 11. Greensboro Police Chief Wayne Scott addressed local media Friday afternoon detailing the sequence of events that resulted in the fatal shooting. The information was also sent in a news release by Public Information […]

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    Lots of jobs, not enough workers in Davie County

    DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. — Since 2012, Davie County has seen a huge boom in the number of companies moving or expanding in the area. At least seven companies including AccuMED and Ashley Furniture have relocated or opened new branches in the county since last year creating between 800 and 900 jobs. But county officials say employers have been having a hard time filling the jobs. “We’re running out of workers and what are we going to do to build that […]

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    Rockingham County Commissioners hear from supporters of HB2

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Diane Parnell and other members of Rockingham County’s Republican Party say they’re taking a firm stance on House Bill 2. “It’s time for the conservative people to stand up and say, ‘This is wrong, this is our right too’,” said Parnell, chairman of Rockingham County’s Republican Party. Parnell and more than 70 other supporters of the bill sent that message to county commissioners Monday night by presenting the Resolution of Support for the Public Facilities Privacy […]

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    Greensboro mothers battling breast cancer plan trip to Rome

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Julie Christopher and Debbie Little spend most of their time having a good laugh. It’s a bond they formed two years ago after they found out their daughters sang in the choir at Weaver Academy. They got even closer when they realized they were both battling stage-four breast cancer. “We can talk about it so relaxed,” said Little. “We can let our fears or feelings hang out.” Little was diagnosed five years ago. Christopher has been battling […]

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