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.


Maryland's senators are calling out the Senate for holding up millions of dollars in funding for HBCUs in Maryland and around the country.  The funding for the historically black colleges and universities expired after September 30th because the Senate failed to pass it.  Senator Chris Van Hollen says the state's four HBCUs ( Morgan State University, Coppin State University, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and Bowie State University) collectively stand to lose over four-million dollars per year.  The funding has passed in the House, but is being held up by Republicans in the Senate, w


A Maryland State Police investigation is concluding that Baltimore police detective Sean Suiter died by suicide.