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Nick Sturdivant joins the FOX8 family after spending nearly three years working in Florence, SC. He was a Bureau Reporter at WBTW News 13 team covering a range of stories from the Confederate Flag coming down at the state capitol to the historic 2015 October floods.

Nick is from High Point. He is also a 2013 graduate of High Point University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications-Journalism.

Before going away to Florence, Nick worked behind the scenes first as a news intern and then as a Studio Production Assistant for us. So for Nick, this is a homecoming of sorts!

He’s happy to be back home in the Triad and more importantly back as a member of the FOX8 family!

Nick is looking forward to being very active in the community and is also a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

He’s always looking for story ideas, so feel free to email him at Nick.Sturdivant@wghp.com or contact him either on Facebook @NickSturdivantWGHP or Twitter @N_SturdivantTV.

Recent Articles
  • High Point church uses summer program to help keep kids out of trouble

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A church in High Point is doing what they can to keep kids safe during the summer months. To combat the violence that has been happening in recent months, New Bethel Baptist Church is hosting a youth summer enrichment camp. It’s called the “Summer of Adventure” and this week is the first the church has opened its doors for the program. “It created a sense of urgency in us that we have to do something even […]

  • Former hosiery mill facility to become Asheboro’s first community center

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — It`s much more than meets the eye when you see the Acme-McCrary Fitness Center in Asheboro. “It`s just an incredible facility,” Mayor David Smith said. Smith says he grew up going there. Built in 1948 for $500,000, the facility for years was a place for Acme-McCrary employees and their families. It was even the home of an industrial league basketball team. “Your big four universities played ball here.  The McCrary Eagles were quite the competition…and Wake Forest […]

  • EPA regulation could impact air conditioning repair costs

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — As the dog days of summer approach, it gets busier for workers at Webb Heating and Air. “It is crazy! Phones ringing off of the hook. People upset because they don’t have air conditioning in their house,” said Seth Key of Webb Heating and Air Conditioning. “People don’t want to be without air conditioning. Lots of times you get to them as fast as you possibly can,” said General Manager Josh Bradshaw. The Environmental Protection Agency has […]

  • Cleanup continues in Eden after second severe storm hits

    EDEN, N.C. — It’s only been a week and the cleanup from last week’s storm here in Eden continues. “We’ve been averaging about five hours of sleep a night. We’ve been going out 6, 7 in the morning. Just going at it until dark,” said Joel Campbell, with D&S Landscaping and Tree Service. Campbell and his crew haven’t gotten a lot of sleep since Sunday. With their wheels still spinning from damage last week, they’re dealing with damage from Thursday’s storm. […]

  • More than a year later, search continues for missing Greensboro teen

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — For detectives, the search for a missing person or a runaway never stops. The same is true for Danielle Williams, who more a year later, hasn’t given up hope in finding her daughter. “So this path was the last path that she walked. [She was] coming this way to see a friend,” said Williams, as she walked down the trail nearby her apartment complex. It’s been nearly 500 days since her daughter Tyarra has been home at […]

  • Clemmons man’s car submerged in flood waters

    CLEMMONS, N.C. — Emergency workers Tuesday morning responded when a man’s car became submerged in flood waters. The incident happened on Dock Davis Road between Glen Day Drive and Riverwalk Drive. Workers from the Lewisville Fire Department, Clemons Fire Department and Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office all arrived on scene. The driver, Ben Sullivan, told FOX8 he was on his way to work from his Salem Glenn neighborhood about 5:30 a.m. He said it was too dark for him to see […]

  • UNC fans, students camp out hours before NCAA national championship

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — As the final seconds ticked off the clock Saturday night, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Men’s Basketball team prepared for yet another trip to the NCAA national championship game. Just hours before Monday night’s NCAA national championship game, several die-hard fans prepared for what could be a big night. Fans and students are camping out in front of Sup Dogs on Franklin Street. We found some die hard fans camping out in front […]

  • Kalvin Michael Smith, man at center of controversial case, shot in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Kalvin Michael Smith, who was at the center of a controversial case in Winston-Salem, was shot and injured on Friday night, according to Winston-Salem police. Police said the shooting happened in the 900 block of North Jackson Avenue at about 8:30 p.m. “We just heard one shot. We thought it was fireworks or something,” said a man living nearby. Three bullets pierced the side of his house on North Jackson Avenue. He didn’t want to be identified, […]

  • Construction on North Main Street in High Point could wrap up soon

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — The construction on North Main Street in High Point has caused a lot of headaches for business owners and drivers. However, relief is on the its way. Crews have spent the past five months working on the almost half-mile stretch. “$5.3 million project for us and a half-mile of total chaos on North Main Street,” said Keith Pugh, director of Engineering Services for the City of High Point. Pugh admits that it hasn’t been an easy […]

  • New details on break-ins involving former Greensboro police officer, High Point park ranger

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. — We now know more about a months-long investigation involving agencies from across the Piedmont that put four men behind bars. Investigators are connecting them with thousands of dollars’ worth of John Deere equipment stolen. One of those men, William White, is a former Greensboro police officer. White is charged with possession of stolen property and obtaining property by false pretense. Jeffrey Strickland Jr. is also behind bars. He’s a former City of High Point Parks ranger and officer […]

  • High Point continues efforts to clean up housing issue

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Grass as high as your knees. Boarded up windows. Chipped paint. Far too many properties in High Point look like this. However, city leaders want to change that and have made plans for those places. “Ultimately, we want to be 100 percent proactive, which means we aren’t receiving complaints. We are the ones that are finding them,” said Michael McNair, director of Community Development & Housing. “You know, we are not just running around trying to […]

  • Program gives Asheboro High School students another shot at breakfast

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but it’s not always the most convenient. That’s why a program at Asheboro High School is giving students a second chance at it. At 10 a.m. each day, hundreds of students make a quick dash down the halls. Taking a 10-minute break to grab a bagged meal. “We got fruit in it. We got milk, orange juice. They throw in honey buns and pop-tarts and donuts. They try […]