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Sarah joined the Fox 8 News team in June 2014. She’s a general assignment reporter who also shoots, writes and edits her own pieces. She loves getting to see her stories through from beginning to end every day, and meet lots of viewers along the way!

She comes to the Triad after living in New York City, where she worked for News 12. She reported on the U.S.’s most diverse area — the Bronx — where she covered everything from crime and politics to Superstorm Sandy, which hit NYC just a couple months after she started.

Sarah is originally from New Braunfels, Texas, although she spent much of her childhood living in Burundi and Botswana, Africa and England.
Sarah is thrilled to be in North Carolina and feels right at home in the Tar Heel state. She’s an alumna of Duke University, where she majored in Spanish and International Relations, with a journalism minor. Plus, her in-laws live all over the Triad!

When she’s not working, Sarah loves to cook, enjoy NC’s beautiful mountains and beaches, and hang out with her friends and her husband, a Greensboro native. She also volunteers as a journalism mentor and alumni interviewer for Duke, and serves as a foster mom for abused and neglected dogs.

If you see Sarah out and about, please stop and say hello!


Recent Articles
  • Will Tiger play at the Wyndham Championship?

    Golfers throughout the Triad are wondering — will Tiger Woods be coming to Greensboro to play at the Wyndham Championship? He’s entered the championship but not yet “committed” to playing. Stay with FOX8 for the latest.

  • Family speaks out after man killed in domestic dispute

    Winston-Salem, NC — The death of 39-year-old Jason Corbett has sparked not only a homicide investigation but a custody battle that extends all the way to Ireland. Davidson County Sheriff’s deputies said Corbett died from blunt force trauma to the head in a domestic dispute. They have not made any arrests but also said they are not looking for anyone outside the home. Corbett, originally from Ireland, leaves behind his wife, Molly Corbett, and his two children, 8-year-old Sarah and 10-year-old Jack. […]

  • Domestic homicide investigation in Davidson County leads to custody battle

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — A domestic homicide investigation in Davidson County has now led to a custody battle garnering international attention. Custody hearings began Friday to determine who will be the guardians of the two children of Jason Corbett, who was killed in a domestic homicide in his home in Winston-Salem on Aug. 2. Sheriff’s deputies have not made any arrests but also said they are not looking for anyone outside the home. The two children are currently under the care […]

  • Armed robbers targeting Greensboro parking lots

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – A pair of Greensboro robbers are targeting people in parking lots who are expecting it least. Back-to-back robberies occurred between 9:30 and 10 p.m. Wednesday night. The first was outside Unique Hair and Beauty Supply on North Church Street. The second was in the WalMart parking lot off of East Cone Boulevard. One man, who did not want to give his name, identified himself and his uncle as the victims from the North Church Street armed robbery. […]

  • New law to protect children from identity theft

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Many people don’t often think of identity theft as affecting children. And some say – that’s exactly why children are so vulnerable. So last week, Gov. Pat McCrory signed into law House Bill 607. The law will enable parents to freeze their children’s credit before a security breach ever occurs, as a preventative measure. Better Business Bureau of Central Carolina CEO Kevin Hinterberger said this law is a big step toward ending child identity fraud. “Prior to […]

  • Malik Tyquan Copeland

    Arrest made in spree of car break-ins in High Point neighborhood

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point police have arrested one person in connection to a string of car robberies around the Emerywood neighborhood. Malik Tyquan Copeland, 17, was charged with multiple counts of breaking and entering of motor vehicles and larcenies from motor vehicles. He was placed in the Guilford County Jail under a $5,000 bond. Police are still looking for more suspects in this case. The break-ins happened early Tuesday morning. Capt. Mike Kirk with High Point police said that […]

  • Spree of car break-ins in High Point neighborhood

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police said at least 15 cars were broken into and two cars stolen overnight in and around High Point’s Emerywood neighborhood. David Wood and Jeff, who did not wish to give his last name, identified themselves as the two who had their cars stolen from their own driveways. “I woke up this morning to go to work as usual. Went outside — no car,” Wood said. Wood said his car was locked, but robbers came into […]

  • ABSS teacher assistants warned job cuts may be coming

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — More than 150 teacher assistants received letters over the past few days from the Alamance-Burlington School System, letting them know that they could be at risk of losing their jobs, even after the school year starts. All teacher assistants who received the letter work with students in kindergarten through third grade. The letter, from Superintendent William Harrison, explained, “we are apprehensive that there may be additional statewide budget reductions to elementary teacher assistant allotments for grades K-3 […]

  • Locals react to first GOP presidential debate

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Republican presidential debate attracted a record 24 million viewers, according to the latest data from Nielsen. And as FOX8’s Sarah Krueger found out, it’s still on the minds of lots of people here in the Piedmont. She sat down with some to see what they thought, and how the debate may have changed their perceptions on the candidates.

  • Body cameras coming to Piedmont universities’ police departments

    ELON, N.C. — Last year, Elon University’s Police Department had four body cameras. Chief Dennis Franks said it went so well, the department has just purchased body cameras for all officers, and they’ll be put into service immediately for this upcoming school year. “I look at the body cameras as an impartial witness,” Franks said. “It doesn’t have an opinion one way or the other.” Elon University is just one of several universities that has recently purchased body cameras, or […]

  • 40 years in the making: High Point neighborhood gets desired stop sign

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — More than 20 accidents in four years. People living on High Point’s historic Johnson Street say their neighborhood’s charm is reduced — because of speeds that aren’t. But now, after what residents say was more than 40 years of petitioning the city for traffic calming measures, many are relieved that a stop sign will be installed on Aug. 6. “This is going to be something that really works because people will have to stop midway through the […]

  • Local police departments struggle to get funding for body cameras

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — After an Ohio police officer was charged for killing an unarmed driver during a traffic stop, many are crediting body camera footage for the outcome. And some are calling for all law enforcement officers to have them. Several police departments in the Triad said they would like to have body cameras, but they are just too expensive. A single camera can cost a few hundred dollars and storage cost for all the video can be high. Graham, […]

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