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.


Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh delivered here "State of the City" address Monday afternoon. Although not said outright, it appeared the state of Baltimore City is a work in progress or to be continued.  


An independent audit of the city schools' transportation department is now complete. The audit claims a lack of leadership and oversight led to an accumulation of errors resulting in a 2016 school bus crash that killed six people in West Baltimore.  

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The Baltimore City Fire Department says a call came in just after 10:30 Friday morning, and the firefighters responded to the 2900 block of Barclay Street for a car crashing into the side of Barclay Elementary School. 


To borrow a line from one of  R&B great- Frankie Beverly Maze’s greatest hits, the Baltimore Metro Subwaylink is “back in stride again.” Emergency repairs are complete and the subway system re-opened at 5 a.m. Friday.  


A surprising development Thursday in Towson morning as former Baltimore County Schools Superintendent Dr. Dallas Dance pleaded guilty to four counts of perjury. The plea came at the start of Dance’s trial.  According the plea deal reached between Dance and the office of the state prosecutor, Dance will be sentenced to 5 years prison, with all but 18 months suspended.