Kerry Charles

Morning News Anchor

Kerry Charles is a morning news anchor who also covers special assignments for FOX8 News. He joined the station after working for stations in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio, and Shreveport, LA.

The Piedmont Triad feels like home to Kerry. It should! His mother was born in Statesville. In fact, he has a number of family members who still live in the area, as well as in several local communities.

A University of Cincinnati graduate, Kerry is very active in the local community. He is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated, president of the Triad Association of Black Journalists, and volunteers at Aycock Middle School.

Join Kerry weekdays starting at 4:30am.

Recent Articles

  • King woman holds an extra special Easter egg hunt

    Posted on: 5:32 pm, April 1, 2013, by , updated on: 05:33pm, April 1, 2013

    KING, N.C.– Easter is a special time of year, especially for children. For many, the Easter egg hunt is the...
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  • Our Town: Architectural Salvage of Greensboro

    Posted on: 5:30 am, March 27, 2013, by , updated on: 11:08am, March 26, 2013

    If you’re looking for some unique items for your home look no further than the Architectural Salvage of Greensboro.  Old...
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  • Share the Harvest: Kids Help Garden

    Posted on: 11:08 am, March 18, 2013, by

    The FOX8 Morning News team is partnering with Share the Harvest, again.  The team planted cool weather vegetables.  They invited...
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  • Our Town: Blandwood Mansion

    Posted on: 1:59 pm, March 14, 2013, by , updated on: 02:01pm, March 14, 2013

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Often times cities will tear down historic buildings to make way for expansion, but in downtown Greensboro...
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  • Our Town: Terra Cotta Museum

    Posted on: 9:50 am, February 27, 2013, by

    What was a thriving, self-sustaining community in Greensboro is slowly fading away.  Some of our neighbors want to make sure...
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  • Black History Month: Tracing Your Roots

    Posted on: 6:00 pm, February 22, 2013, by , updated on: 09:44am, February 25, 2013

    Black History Month is the perfect time to remember your ancestors.  Tracing your roots can be a tough task.  But,...
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  • FOX8 Look Alikes: Meet Kerry’s Twin

    Posted on: 9:06 am, February 12, 2013, by , updated on: 09:15am, February 12, 2013

    We all have a twin or someone who looks like us, right?  At FOX8, we are looking for our neighbors...
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  • Our Town: Wentworth

    Posted on: 10:45 am, February 6, 2013, by , updated on: 11:10am, February 6, 2013

    A Triad community is making sure those who’ve served various area law enforcement agencies aren’t forgotten.  The Rockingham County Historical...
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  • Winston-Salem woman’s personal story goes viral

    Posted on: 4:48 pm, January 28, 2013, by , updated on: 10:26am, January 29, 2013

    In December, Antonina Griffin shared her very personal story of triumph on YouTube. The Winston-Salem woman never thought so many...
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  • Wendy Williams talks about show, contest & Beyonce’s lip-syncing

    Posted on: 1:09 pm, January 25, 2013, by

    Wendy Williams spoke with FOX8′s Kerry Charles about the “Live Like a Star” contest on her show and some of...
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  • Our Town: Asheboro

    Posted on: 10:40 am, January 10, 2013, by

    A longtime journalist and New York Times best-selling author, who lives in Randolph County, has a passion for paintings.  Jerry...
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  • Our Town: Kernersville

    Posted on: 10:47 am, December 26, 2012, by , updated on: 01:38pm, December 26, 2012

    Want to check out a plant that only blooms once every 100 years?  Hurry up and get to Kernersville.  The...
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