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.

More Than 500 Candidates to Participate in University’s Seventh Annual Fall Commencement

Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson has announced that U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.) will be the main speaker for the University’s seventh annual Fall Commencement ceremony, to be held on Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the University’s Talmadge Hill Field House

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced Wednesday, that his Consumer Protection Division issued a Final Order against Greg Blosser and his Annapolis-based company, The Surrogacy Group, for violating the Consumer Protection Act when it sold surrogacy services to consumers for tens of thousands of dollars, but did not provide the promised services.

More than two dozen Maryland corrections officers are being indicted for using excessive force and other charges at several facilities.  Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced Tuesday 25 officers were indicted on more than 230 counts. 

Federal prosecutors say MS-13 gang member Carlos Alas Brizuela, a/k/a “Truco” and “Stewie,” age 29, pleaded guilty Monday to a federal racketeering charge related to his participation in a violent racketeering conspiracy, specifically MS-13, including two murders, two attempted murders, and a kidnapping.

Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh will be sentenced in February in the "Healthy Holly" book scandal that led to her resignation.  Pugh pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy and tax evasion. She admitted to using the sales of her "Healthy Holly" children's books to fund her mayoral campaign through straw donors and to purchase her home. She also admits to cheating on her taxes.  She's set to be sentenced on February 27th.