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Contact: Sarah.Krueger@wghp.com

Sarah joined the Fox 8 News team in June 2014. She's a general assignment reporter who also shoots, writes and edits her own stories.

She comes to the Triad after two years living in New York City and reporting for the cable news channel there, News 12 The Bronx.

Sarah is originally from New Braunfels, Texas, although she spent much of her childhood living in Africa and England. Living overseas and seeing the positive impact journalism can have is what inspired her to choose TV news as a career.

Sarah is thrilled to be in North Carolina and feels right at home -- she graduated cum laude from Duke University in 2012, with a double major in Spanish and International Studies.

When she's not working, Sarah loves to cook vegetarian meals (she's been meat-free since age four), enjoy NC's beautiful mountains and beaches, and plan her wedding to a Greensboro native -- coming up in May 2015! She also volunteers as an alumni interviewer for her alma mater.

She's excited to be back in the south and add one more Duke fan to the Triad. If you see her out and about, please stop and say hello!


Recent Articles
  • Beloved Burlington firefighter killed, another injured in wreck

    BURLINGTON, N.C. – Michael Perry was known by many as a man dedicated to service, and someone always willing to help those in need. But Sunday night, the 24-year-old Burlington firefighter passed away in a single car crash on McCray Road in Alamance County. “Being a smaller department, you get to know the personnel professionally and personally,” said Michael Willets, Deputy Chief of the Burlington Fire Department. “Firefighter Perry – positive energy every day. That’s how I’d describe him.” State […]

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    Local couple rescues injured dog from side of highway

    ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — There’s no telling how long he had been there or how many cars had gone by. But Liz and Lonnie Workman couldn’t just drive by. They pulled over to help. “A little puppy, hugging the center concrete divider,” Lonnie Workman said. “Just trembling.” It took more than an hour standing in the shoulder of Interstate 85 in Graham to coax Peanut, the one-and-a-half-year-old chihuahua, into their arms. Peanut had been hit by a car and had a […]

  • Hear 911 calls from people who came in contact with escaped Davidson County inmate

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — 911 calls released Wednesday show it took a village to capture escaped inmate Bobby Ray Cabe Jr. One caller on Young Road in Davidson County said she ran inside to call police after Cabe came up to her house to ask for water. “The escaped prisoner is in my yard!” she exclaimed. “He’s talking to my husband on our back porch.” The caller went on to say that Cabe began to run away and that her husband […]

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    K-9 credited with catching escaped Davidson County inmate

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, NC — Nine-year-old shepherd “Valor” has quite an impressive resume. And now he can add capturing an escaped inmate to the list. The Davidson County Sheriff Department’s K-9 is credited with tracking down Bobby Ray Cabe Jr., who escaped from the Davidson County Jail Monday. Sheriff David Grice said a mistake in intake meant Cabe, who escaped from jail in 1994 too, was not under the proper amount of supervision. While Cabe was fulfilling his jail duties of […]

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    Search underway for escaped inmate in Davidson County

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A search has been underway for 12 hours for an inmate who escaped from the Davidson County Jail early Monday morning. Bobby Ray Cabe Jr., 40, who was on work detail, escaped at about 12:45 a.m. while taking the trash out to the dumpster. Cabe was able to get out of the officer’s sight for about 15 seconds and went down a maintenance ladder attached to the wall. From there police said he ran across the roof […]

  • Storm causes major damage to houses, cars in Ramseur

    RAMSEUR, N.C. — If you drove into Ramseur Friday, you’d see downed trees at just about every turn. A storm with strong winds came through Thursday night, uprooting trees and causing major damage. Wayne Rose and his wife, Christina, just narrowly missed injury when a large tree fell onto their two cars and the roof over their living room. The house will need repairs to the roof, both cars are damaged and one is totaled. “You couldn’t even see out […]

  • Two minors charged in ‘inhumane’ animal cruelty case in High Point

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — It’s a case of animal cruelty so brutal, High Point police said it’s very rare they see anything like this. The police report states that a group of five young boys attacked an opossum and beat it to death with sticks and bricks, then doused it in lighter fluid and set it on fire while it was trying to give birth. The report also says that as the opossum was burning, “several newborn babies began to […]

  • Undocumented students want in-state tuition

    RALEIGH, N.C. — Maria Cortez-Perez has lived in High Point since she was two years old. But when she graduated from Southwest Guilford High School last year, she was told she did not qualify for in-state tuition rates. “Everything that I worked for,” she said. “It just vanished.” Cortez-Perez is an undocumented immigrant from Mexico. Since arriving in the U.S., she worked hard in school and was accepted to in-state colleges. She said she would have attended, but the out-of-state […]

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    Winston-Salem City Council approves budget

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Winston-Salem City Council approved a $414.8 million budget for 2015-2016.  The budget includes money for renovations, repairs and updates to city facilities throughout Winston-Salem. About half a million dollars will be allotted to downtown improvement for things like improving cleanliness and safety.  The city will also add seven additional positions to its staff, including three fire captains, an assistant city attorney and three landfill laborers. Fifty-three million dollars of the budget will go toward updating water, sewer and storm water facilities. […]

  • ‘Summer Night Lights’ offers free, safe environment for teens in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — With schools out for the summer, Piedmont cities hope they can keep teens entertained but also safe. “We hear a lot during the summer that kids don’t have anything to do and they’re bored,” said Michelle Gill-Moffat, youth development director with Greensboro Parks and Recreation. And that’s one reason that the Parks & Rec department started a program called Summer Night Lights, which is now in its third year. “It’s a place for them to come and […]

  • Burlington mother’s quick thinking fends off attempted robbery

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — A Burlington mother of two said she’s living in fear. “I’m numb. Scared. Very frightened,” she said. The woman, who asked to remain anonymous, said she had worked the overnight shift. She pulled into her apartment complex, The Brittany on Huffman Mill Road in Burlington, just after 3 a.m. Before she opened her door, she says she was approached by three men. “I was gathering my stuff together and heard a loud thud on the window,” she […]

  • Allied Churches seeking donations during kitchen renovation

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — It’s a place people in Alamance County turn to when they’re in need of a warm meal or a roof over their heads. But now, Allied Churches of Alamance County is asking for help itself. On July 6, its kitchen will close for six weeks to undergo a complete renovation. Executive Director Kim Crawford said, during that time, they need businesses or individuals to donate 11,000 meals so they can remain open for breakfast, lunch and dinner […]

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