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
  • Guilford County school board narrowly passes budget

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford County school board members voted 5 to 4 to approve its 2017-2018 budget request Tuesday, which will later be presented to county commissioners. Under the approved budget request, High School Ahead Academy will have to close. More than a dozen parents, students, teachers, and community members spoke out before the vote, pleading with school board members to keep the middle school open. “I would hate to see it go without us doing everything we can do […]

  • Greensboro police officer teaches kids to play baseball

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Officer Sam Alvarez feels most at home when he’s coaching or playing the sport he loves. “Love baseball and just love being out here,” Alvarez said. Alvarez is a Greensboro police officer, but once he steps on the softball field, he becomes a Sheep Dog. “I just love this,” he said. “This is me and the guys just having fun coming out here.” Alvarez formed the Greensboro Sheep Dogs about two months ago. The team is mainly […]

  • Eden residents deal with storm damage, no power after tornado

    EDEN, N.C. — Even with no power or gas, Linda Belton says she’s not leaving her home. “I’m staying here,” Belton said. “I’ll just use my flashlight ‘til we get power.” Belton lives on Moore Street in Eden where a tornado ripped through the neighborhood early Friday morning. “I went running through the house trying to find a flashlight,” Belton said. When she came outside, down trees and power lines were across her front yard and on her car. “I […]

  • Companies in Randolph County expanding, several new jobs to be added

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. – From brushes to dust pans to other basic plastic household items, the manufacturing plant Sapona Plastics in Asheboro has been busy. “Last year, we grew 17 percent,” said Dean Lail, president of Sapona Plastics. “The year before that, we grew 21 percent.” The company is about to get even bigger, expanding some of its operations to a plant in Seagrove, adding 25 new jobs over the next year and half. “This year we expect to grow […]

  • Possible changes to commercial trash pickup in Davidson County

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — At Best Disposal Inc. in Lexington, owner Todd Warfford makes sure all his drivers keep their trash covered up. “Every truck that leaves has to have a tarp on the load,” Warfford said. Warfford operates 14 trucks which haul solid waste and recycling in Davidson County and five other counties in the state. He says keeping it covered is the best way to keep trash and debris from blowing off trucks and into the road. “We […]

  • High Point woman loses 150 pounds, makes magazine cover

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Monica McConico, of High Point, was photographed for a professional photo shoot Tuesday after being selected to be on the cover of the June issue Woman’s World Magazine. The editor of the magazine asked McConico to be on the cover in April. “I mean I’m speechless because I never thought it would actually get to this point,” she said. McConico got the call after sending pictures of her weight loss journey to the magazine’s Facebook page. […]

  • Beloved dog believed stolen returned to Greensboro woman

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Lynnie Stacks finally has her baby back home. “It’s like my child has been returned,” Stacks said. On March 16, Stacks says someone stole her English Bulldog named Professor from her backyard. She found part of her fence was missing and a pole was pushed back. “I kept looking everywhere and no Professor,” she said. She reported it to police but kept looking on her own every day. “I would drive in the neighborhood, looking into people’s […]

  • Burlington Animal Services to start ‘Paw it Forward’

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — As the weather starts to warm up outside, it also starts getting busy inside Burlington Animal Services. “We’re gearing up to seeing a lot more puppies and kittens and unwanted pets,” said Jessica Arias, director of Burlington Animal Services. Arias says often times the animals are in poor medical or physical condition when they’re brought in. “We receive animals that have medical conditions or may be have been hit by a car or trauma of some sort,” […]

  • Parents fight to keep High School Ahead Academy open in Guilford County

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Parents, teachers and students urged Guilford County school board members to keep High School Ahead Academy open for the upcoming academic year at Thursday’s school board meeting. “I really hope that this is not a final decision,” one parent said. “That you take these children into consideration.” Under the superintendent’s recommended budget, High School Ahead Academy may close for the 2017-2018 school year. “I was appalled because that school taught me so much,” former student Chase Burns […]

  • Davidson County addresses the growing problem of opioid-related overdoses

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. – Larry James, the director Davidson County Emergency Services, says opioid-related overdoses are a growing problem in the county. “We’re seeing this happen in people’s vehicles in parking lots,” James said. “We’re seeing this in convenience store restrooms.” “It’s not just one area we’re seeing this in,” he said. “It’s all over the county.” On average, the county’s 911 center gets one call a day about an opioid-related overdose where Narcan had to be distributed, according to […]

  • ‘It’s devastating’: Mother upset Greensboro middle school could possibly close

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Twelve-year-old Isabel Nazario loves going to school. She’s a sixth grader at High School Ahead Academy, a small, non-traditional school with only 98 students. “I think my biggest class size is 13,” Nazario said. She’s on the honor roll and her parents say she’s a lot more confident. “Last year, it was a struggle every day to get her to go to school,” said Christine Nazario, Isabel’s mother. The small classes work well for Isabel, who has […]

  • North Carolina A&T holds campus safety meeting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Dozens of North Carolina A&T State University students poured into Harrison Auditorium, laying out their fears and concerns to police and administrators at a campus safety forum on Friday. “Hopefully, this forum can open their eyes on what the students want,” student Kani Bynum said. The safety forum comes one day after a man was found dead in a car on campus, according to Greensboro police. Police say the man was not a student. “Last night, I […]