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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
  • Hundreds visit RV show; vehicles to be on display until Sunday

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Hundreds of people visited the Greensboro Coliseum Friday for The North Carolina RV Dealer Association RV show. More than 170 RVs will be on display until Sunday. The big turnout is a sign that the RV industry is getting back on its feet, according to David Solberg, an RV expert. “About every show has had record breaking numbers in the last two or three years,” Solberg said. Solberg says 2015 is predicted to be a good year […]

  • Families who need help with energy bills can now apply for assistance

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Families or singles who need help with heat or energy bills can apply for the low-income energy assistance program, also known as LIEAP, starting Thursday. This winter, the program is expected to see a huge jump in clients at the Salvation Army in Winston-Salem. Last year, the program served 4,000 people and is expected to serve 6,000 over the next few months. To keep up with the demand, the non-profit is hiring extra staff, extending hours, and staying open […]

  • Family of retired Greensboro officer injured in hit-and-run speaks out

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — After days of waiting and searching for answers, Elizabeth Clark and her family now have peace. “I am relieved that they apprehended the person so that they might be able to learn from this mistake and it won’t happen again to someone else,” Elizabeth said. Police arrested 29-year-old Joshua Samuel Israel Wednesday for felony hit and run. Police say Israel fled the scene after hitting 73-year-old James Clark with his car Saturday night near McManus Street. “I’m […]

  • End-of-the-year charity donations down so far

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Non-profits such as Goodwill Industries and the Salvation Army are seeing a drop in year-end donations, a critical time for raising funds for the upcoming year. In total, donations have dropped 20 percent at the 22 Goodwill stores in Central North Carolina. “You’re talking about anywhere between 20,000 to 30,000 pounds of fewer goods to be able to sell in our stores,” said Chris Gorham, vice president of marketing for Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina. The […]

  • Burlington police cracking down on thieves targeting shoppers

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police are trying to crack down on thieves targeting shoppers who leave valuable, personal items unattended in shopping carts. It’s a crime Sergeant Dalton Majors says usually increases during the holidays. “Most people get caught up in shopping or kids,” he said. “They just forget.” Majors says items like purses, wallets, laptop computers and phones have been stolen within seconds from shoppers at stores throughout the city over the past six weeks. “You name it, they […]

  • Lexington after school program perseveres after fire

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Patrick Horton is working on clearing out the top floor of Ezekial AME Zion Church in Lexington to make room for his new vision. He has one week to turn two to three empty rooms into an after school center. The space needs to be big enough to handle the 25 to 30 students which are part of the Kidz Dreamz Klub after school program. “I think it’s going to be really, really good, and I’m excited […]

  • Flu virus on the rise

    ASHEBORO, NC. — Local pharmacies and hospitals are seeing a rise in people with the flu virus. This month, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) named North Carolina as one of 14 states with widespread flu. Since October, five people have died from the virus throughout the state. The CDC says this year’s flu vaccine wasn’t strong enough to stop the new strain of the virus, causing more people — even those who got flu shots — to […]

  • Lexington after-school program moving due to fire

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — The Kidz Dreamz Klub after school program will be running out of Davidson County’s public library for the rest of the week. The after school center burst into flames Wednesday afternoon, destroying thousands of dollars’ worth of books, TVs, games and other supplies. The program serves between 25 to 30 students. Officials don’t know what caused the fire but believe it may have started in a bathroom. Those who run the program say they plan to keep […]

  • City holds off on nightclub ordinance

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — City council members voted to hold off on an ordinance for tougher security rules at nightclubs and bars Tuesday night. The rule would require owners of bars and clubs with more than 100 customers to hire at least two armed, uniformed guards. The ordinance was supposed to go into effect Tuesday, but city council members voted eight to one to put it on a 30-day moratorium. Business owners spoke out at the meeting saying the extra security […]

  • Rockingham Co. businesses and organizations step up to feed hungry seniors

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Some are stepping up to make sure seniors who get meals delivered daily don’t go hungry. In Reidsville, volunteers, businesses and local groups have been donating time and money to deliver meals through the county’s Meals on Wheels program. The program has been struggling to feed its 300 seniors after losing $20,000 in state funding earlier this year. Volunteer Margaret Griffin, who is 90, has been delivering meals for 27 years. Despite her age, she doesn’t […]

  • Salvation Army food pantry needs donations

    GREENSBORO, N.C — From vegetables to fruits and different kinds of pastas, the shelves at the Salvation Army’s food pantry on South Eugene Street are normally well-stocked, but lately many of those shelves have been pretty slim or empty. Case Manager Jamie Fuller helps take inventory of the pantry which gives away about 300 bags of food a month to families in need. During the last few months, Fuller says food has been going out faster that donations have been […]

  • New rules for used car lots in Lexington

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — This week city council members passed new rules aimed at cleaning up the look of used car parking lots throughout the city. All new used car lots will only be allowed one car per 350 square feet. New lots will also have to be paved and have landscaping. Both new and existing lots will have to keep cars at least five feet from the curb. It’s a rule city planner Josh Monk says is more about safety […]

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