Virginia

A suspected white supremacist who is also the mayor of a Virginia town was urged to quit over his alleged racist Facebook post comparing Biden's vice president hopefuls to "Aunt Jemima."

Robert E. Lee High School in Fairfax County, Virginia has announced that they will change their name to honor the Late Rep. John Lewis.

Virginia State Trooper Charles Hewitt is placed on administrative leave.

A Black business owner was forced to pull herself together after being attacked by a racist over her store's mask policy. According to a local publication, ALX Now, Abyssinia Market & Coffee House, a Black-owned Virginia based coffee shop was vandalized and the owner, Lily Damtew, was spat on after asking a white customer to wear a mask, a new policy Damtew enforced upon the reopening of her store. 

Harry Rogers, 36, was charged with attempted malicious wounding, felony vandalism, and assault and battery after driving his vehicle into a Black Lives Matter protest just north of Richmond.

Right now, the Virginia General Assembly and the Governor are in the process of legalizing casino gambling, which will directly impact the Black Community. Today, Blacks are 20% of the state population and close to 50% of Richmond, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Danville. While billions of dollars of value will be created by this legislation, there […]

This case of mistaken identity for a group of wanted shoplifters shows that even in 2020, we still all look alike to some folks.

A Maryland man wanted for a Bethesda jewelry store robbery has been arrested and charged with a Virginia bank robbery. Derrick Lamont Graham was apprehended at a metro station near the Arlington bank. It’s unclear how much money was able to get away with. Graham, 42, is also one of three male suspects who allegedly […]

A Virginia police officer has been suspended after turning in a man to ICE officials. In an internal police investigation, officials found that the cop overstepped while handling a traffic accident back on September 21. When the officer looked up the driver’s information, he found that the person was wanted by US Immigration and Customers […]

The student who accused students of holding her down and cutting her dreadlocks has now said that the story is not true. As reported by the Washington Post, the student has recanted her story after meeting with family members and the principal at Immanuel Christian School in Springfield, Virginia. The 12-Year-Old student accused three white […]