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From the Rocky Mountains to the Appalachian Mountains, Lindsey Eaton is happy to land in the Piedmont Triad at FOX8.

Lindsey graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. Before coming to North Carolina, Lindsey anchored and reported in Grand Junction, Colorado. During her time in Grand Junction, Lindsey busted a massage parlor soliciting prostitution during an undercover investigation.

A native mid-western, Lindsey remains a loyal Chicago White Sox fan and is anxious to see what people in North Carolina call "cold." In her free time, Lindsey enjoys being active and has a passion for adventure. Some of her favorite activities include teaching fitness classes, running half-marathons and skydiving.

Lindsey's favorite part of her job is meeting new people, so if you see her out and about, stop and say hello!


Recent Articles
  • Police search for suspect who assaulted, robbed 90-year-old Thomasville woman

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A 90-year-old woman was beaten and robbed inside her own home over the weekend. Thomasville police say it happened Saturday around 7 p.m. The woman didn’t want to give out her name but she did want to get her story out there to hopefully catch this guy. The great-grandma asked FOX8 to call her “Miss B.” Miss B says on Saturday evening she went out to water her garden and when she came back in there was […]

  • Wilkes Co. wounded soldier returns home

    WILKES COUNTY, N.C. – A Wilkes County soldier has been recovering in hospitals for the past two years and now he’s finally home for good. Chance Cleary was serving his first tour in Afghanistan. On May 6, 2012 Cleary was hurt when the Humvee he was driving went over an IED. Cleary’s passenger didn’t make it. Cleary was rushed to the hospital in critical condition with severe head injuries, several broken bones and was in a coma for weeks. During […]

  • Widow of High Point firefighter killed in hit-and-run wants harsher penalties

    SUMMERFIELD, N.C. — A firefighter’s widow is fighting for justice. Todd Martinez and his wife, Melanie, were on a bike ride back in February. They were on Scalesville Road, two miles away from their home. Melanie was in front of Todd when a driver hit him from behind and killed him. The driver didn’t stop. “I have a lot of thoughts and feelings and sounds and smells that I can’t get rid of,” explains Melanie. Police ended up finding the […]

  • Proposal could bring hotel, apartments to downtown Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A multi-million dollar plan has the potential to change the skyline of Greensboro. Developer Roy Carrolll wants to build a hotel and an apartment complex near the Grasshoppers’ ballpark. The plan would include a 100-room hotel on the corner of Bellemeade and Eugene. The apartment complex would have 300 upscale units. “We’ve got a city that’s growing up and it’s growing up downtown,” said Greensboro City Councilman Zack Matheny. Carroll’s $50 million proposal calls for closing a […]

  • Entertainment venue coming to downtown Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Greater Greensboro Entertainment Group is announcing a new venue coming to downtown. The group isn’t releasing too many details about the venue other than it is planned to go in on South Elm Street and it promises to bring a national presence to downtown Greensboro. Business owners in Greensboro are already talking about the new venue and getting pretty excited. “A lot of people want this. They want live music. They want that presence. I’m astounded […]

  • Retiring Greensboro Police Chief Ken Miller speaks with FOX8

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro’s top cop is retiring. Police Chief Ken Miller says it’s just time to move on. “I feel that we are in a really good shape and position to hand this off to someone for even more success,” said Miller. Miller took over the Greensboro Police Department in 2010 and he’s proud of the changes since then. He says this is the safest Greensboro has been in decades. “We are safer at any other point [since] we’ve […]

  • Search for Marine’s missing wife hitting home in NC

    KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — The search for a marine’s missing wife in California is hitting home in North Carolina. It’s been nine days since anyone has seen or heard from Erin Corwin. She’s been married to Marine Cpl. Jonathan Corwin for about two years. The couple just found out that Erin was three months pregnant. Jonathan’s aunt lives in Kernersville. “They love one another. You can see the sparkle in their eyes when they are around each other, how much they […]

  • Baby born the size of cell phone in W-S making progress

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — Adilynn Renee is tiny but she’s a fighter. She was born four months early and weighed less than a pound. “[She] wasn’t even supposed to live, so we sat here the whole time thinking she was going to die,” explains Matthew Reynolds, Adilynn’s dad. Adilynn is one of the tiniest babies ever born at Forsyth Medical Center. “She has definitely gone against the odds for someone her age. She, in many places, wouldn’t make it but […]

  • Heritage House inspection results in 834 violations

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Inspectors found 834 violations in one Greensboro housing complex. Of the Heritage House’s 177 units, 139 units weren’t up to code. Inspectors found the following: 103 units with damaged or non-functioning electrical fixtures, controls or components 99 units had missing or inoperable smoke detectors 66 units were documented with roaches 63 units had unsanitary conditions 53 units had plumbing fixtures or drains that needed repairs 51 units had holes in walls and/or ceilings that require repair and painting […]

  • Pedicabs coming to downtown Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — It’s a bicycle, but it’s also a cab. So, it’s called a pedicab. And starting next week you’re going to be seeing them around downtown Greensboro. A couple from Liberty started Gate City Pedicabs after they visited Charleston, rode in one and loved it. The pedicabs will be riding around downtown Greensboro starting July 3.  They’ll be operating Thursday through Sunday evenings. The pedicab driver will take you anywhere downtown and your tab is a tip. There […]

  • Thomasville woman searching for a kidney donor

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — A kidney is the most needed organ nationwide for people waiting on a transplant. Nearly 3,000 people are waiting on a kidney in North Carolina. Last year, 195 people died while waiting. Since the number of donors and the number of patients don’t match up, many times doctors will tell patients to start searching for their own organs. Tonya Kuvshinikov is 30 years old. She knew she’d eventually need a kidney but didn’t think that day […]

  • Dad who lost daughters in DWI crash working to make interlock laws tougher

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — A proposed bill would toughen North Carolina’s drinking and driving laws. A dad in Rockingham County is working with state lawmakers to help make sure no family goes through what he’s gone through. Kevin London lost both of his daughters in one night to a drunk driver. Taylor was 23 years old and Meredith was 18 years old. Almost two years ago the sisters were riding with a friend in Eden. Police say the driver of […]