Stephanie Doyle, executive producer of digital media, joined the FOX8 news team in August 2014.
She is an award-winning journalist with stops at several newspapers, lastly The Orlando Sentinel. She since has served as publisher of a regional magazine, e-communications manager at a large nonprofit in Kentucky, and communications director at a busy Florida medical center.
The South Carolina Press Association awarded Doyle for her medical writing and her education writing was honored by the Illinois Press Association. At The Orlando Sentinel, she received recognition for an article about struggling historic black towns, an investigative piece about swimming pools failing health inspections, breaking news coverage of out-of-control brush fires and a feature about impoverished children.
Doyle loves finding good stories, writing good stories, and sharing them across all digital platforms.
After a month of donations, FOX8’s Gifts for Kids holiday campaign came to a close Wednesday. The holiday campaign collects gifts for The Salvation Armies of the Piedmont Triad by FOX8, North State and Lowe’s Home Improvement. Thousands of toys were delivered by truck to the FOX8 studio Wednesday morning. 2018 marked the 30th year of the campaign.
A man caused a commotion in a Baltimore theater after yelling “Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!” during a performance of “Fiddler on the Roof.” The outburst comes at a time of a dramatic spike in anti-Semitic incidents in the United States and follows last month’s Pittsburgh synagogue shooting in which a gunman killed 11 worshippers. “Fiddler on the Roof” is an award-winning musical based on the “Tevye” stories by Sholem Aleichem, about a Jewish family facing persecution in Tsarist Russia. The incident happened Wednesday […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Long-eared ones, fat ones, skinny ones, and just about any type you can imagine — hundreds are in town this week at a dog show at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Carolina Kennel Club and Greater Hickory Kennel Club are holding their annual AKC-licensed all-breed dog show today through Sunday. The Carolina Cluster Dog Show is great for the entire family, with several canine sports taking place including: Conformation, National Owner-Handler Series, My Dog Can Do That as well […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. — North Carolina’s first cat cafe opened in downtown Greensboro two weeks ago and on Saturday, it was booked solid. Crooked Tail Cat Café is located at 604 S. Elm St. in the spacer formerly Crawford’s Creations. They take walk-ins but so far, the weekends have been filled mostly with those who have already made a reservation. You can do that here. At Crooked Tail, visitors can pay $10 to spend an hour in the Kitty Lounge […]
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – Greensboro Parks and Recreation is offering hourly pontoon tours of the fall foliage around Lake Townsend from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., on weekends from Oct. 21 to Nov. 12. FOX8’s Stephanie Doyle took a tour Saturday (see photo gallery above). While the fall colors are not quite at their peak, the lake itself is a hidden gem. “Shhhh, we’re a well-kept secret,” said Clint Richardson, lake warden. He expects the fall colors around the lake […]
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Dixie Classic Fair takes place every fall on the Dixie Classic Fairgrounds (formerly known as the Forsyth County Fairgrounds), which is part of the Winston-Salem Entertainment-Sports Complex; the grounds are located adjacent to the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. More than 370,000 attended the 2007 Dixie Classic Fair, which was a new attendance record. This attendance record elevated the Dixie Classic Fair to the 50th largest attended Fair in North America; it has been second only […]
Here is an hour-by-hour look at our chances for storms in the Piedmont Triad starting at about 3 p.m. Friday through 1 a.m. Saturday. Take a look at the live radar here. Listen to FOX8’s Kate Garner’s forecast in the video player below:
On Monday, the sun will disappear — for a short time — across the Piedmont Triad. For a brief moment, day will turn to night, or almost, depending on where you are. FOX8 has crews across the Piedmont and beyond, from Winston-Salem to the Greensboro Grasshoppers game to Columbia, South Carolina. FOX8 will also have special on-air coverage of the eclipse beginning at 2 p.m. We will be live from the Greensboro Science Center. We will also be livestreaming our […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Long-eared ones, fat ones, skinny ones, and just about any type you can imagine — hundreds are in town this week at a dog show at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Carolina Kennel Club, the Danville Kennel Club and the Greater Hickory Kennel Club are holding their annual AKC-licensed all-breed dog show today through Sunday. The Carolina Cluster Dog Show is great for the entire family, with several canine sports taking place including: Conformation, National Owner-Handler Series, My Dog […]
August 21 will be the first time in 99 years that a total solar eclipse’s path will cover the entire United States. The “band of totality” (the shadow of the moon as it completely covers the sun) is only 70 miles wide and is far west of the Triad. However, in Greensboro, for example, the eclipse will be at 93.76 percent so it will seem almost total. Obviously, all you have to do it step outside to see the eclipse, […]
By Meg Wagner A fight about texting A retired Florida police captain who shot and killed a man in 2014 inside a movie theater during a dispute over texting can’t use the state’s controversial “stand your ground” law to defend himself, a judge ruled Friday. Curtis Reeves, 74, will stand trial for the shooting death of 43-year-old Chad Oulson. He faces second-degree murder charges. Reeves and his lawyers had argued that he deserved immunity from prosecution under Florida’s controversial “stand […]