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Richmond Public Schools are showing some improvement in accreditation ratings. On Monday, The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE)revealed through its Virginia School Quality Profile that 20 schools met full accreditation standards for the 2018-2019 school year, compared to 19 in two previous years. In other metropolitan school districts, all Chesterfield and Hanover County schools came […]

Staph Infection Breakout With Complaints From A Chesterfield County High School Football Team Several staph infections have been reported among football players at Thomas Dale High School. CBS6 reports that an outbreak of a skin infection hit members of the high school football teams earlier this month. The school’s principal, Dr. Christopher M. Jones says […]

Gay Plack was shot and killed by Henrico police officers in her Westend home last week and now the ACLU wants the police body-cam to be released to the public. Several community leaders and the media were able to view the footage of the officer-involved shooting, but the video will not be shared with the […]

I want a world cleared of breast cancer in our women, men and young adults. My sister Arlissa Grooms-Washington is a breast cancer survivor which means her daughter could be at risk for breast cancer and will have to get her first mammogram at the age of 29. And this is why, I named my […]

I am proud graduate of Virginia Union University not only because of its history but the giving back to our community. Here’s the great news! Richmond Public Schools is teaming up with Historically Black College and University, Virginia Union University (VUU) to gift 50 students with full-ride academic scholarships. Ten students at Huguenot High School […]

Here’s an alert for Virginia taxpayers! A special tax refund check is coming. The Virginia Department of Taxation expects to have the refund checks sent out to eligible taxpayers by mid-October. Qualifying individuals will get 110 dollars, and couples will get 220 dollars as part of the Virginia Tax Relief Refund program. The Virginia Tax […]

I can’t stress it enough that your vote is your voice, your right and your power. A “no” vote from you is a “yes” vote for the candidate you don’t want to hold public office. Don’t allow candidates running for city, state, or federal office make decisions over your life without your involvement in the […]

I can’t stress it enough that your vote is your voice, your right and your power. A “no” vote from you is a “yes” vote for the candidate you don’t want to hold public office. Don’t allow candidates running for city, state, or federal office make decisions over your life without your involvement in the […]

Miss Community Clovia created the Barbershop Talk, One Community of Recovery because of the history of the Heroin/Opioid, Mental Health crisis and trauma. This has been a problem in all communities but has gravely affected the black community. The black community needs the treatment centers and other resources too. However, treatment most of time has […]

A scammer is impersonating a Richmond Police detective. Richmond police officer would never use the phone to advise an individual of a warrant.

Attorney General Mark Herring announced on Wednesday that Virginia is suing the Sackler family that owns Purdue Pharma. He said the family made a fortune off drugs they knew were deadly and addictive.

What were you doing on this day 18 years ago? Well, I was on the radio getting ready for my news and community updates on the Tom Joyner Morning Show when the breaking news came across the airwaves that America was under attack. WHAT! What does this mean America is under attack? At that moment, […]