Julius White

News and Public Affairs Director

Julius White (“Juice” to many of his friends) is WEAA 88.9 FM's News and Public Affairs Director.  Julius is an award winning journalist, who began his broadcasting career in Montgomery, Alabama at Alabama State University’s public radio station. Since that time, Julius has worked in both commercial and public radio--occasionally at the same time, i.e., commercial radio in the morning and public radio in the afternoon.  Julius has worked as a stringer for National Public Radio, American Urban Radio Networks, and appeared on BET Nightly News with Ed Gordon, covering the trial of one of the suspects in the 1963 bombing of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church—a blast that killed 4 little girls. Other experiences for Julius include talk show host, news analyst on Alabama Public Television and a brief stint in politics, as Office Manager/Committee Assistant for a Birmingham City Council member. Julius and his wife, Charlita, have been married for 3 years and live in Towson, MD.

Governor Larry Hogan has directed the state health department to immediately take actions to provide further demographic breakdowns of all Maryland case data, including hospitalization rates and mortality.

As of this Sunday, Maryland is reporting 3,609 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Nearly 25,000 people have tested negative for the virus, 936 have been hospitalized, 159 have recovered and released from isolation, and there are 67 deaths. 


The Maryland Health Department is reporting 2,758 COVID-19 cases across the state including 42 deaths.  

The Maryland Department of Health reports as of Tuesday, there are 1,660 confcases of novel coronavirus in the state. There have been 14,868 people to have tested negative for the virus; the number of deaths are at 18; 429 are hospitalized and 53 patients have been released from isolation.

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan made it clear Monday that in the face of dramatic increases in COVID-19 cases in Maryland, the time for suggestions on how best to slow the spread is over.