National

Rayshard Brooks Funeral Service-3
(Photo Credit: Amanda Cooper/RADIO.COM)
Amanda Cooper
June 23, 2020 - 11:09 pm
More than one hundred people gathered together in front of Ebenezer Baptist Church for the homegoing services for Rayshard Brooks. The funeral service was private and strict security was enforced. Outside, the tone was sober. Everyone was focus on the service, which could be viewed on the jumbo...
Read More
The Georgia Legislature has passed a hate crimes law
(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/RADIO.COM)
Maria Boynton
June 23, 2020 - 8:33 pm
The State of Georgia is a signature away from having a hate crimes law.
Read More
Family and friends dressed in white remembered Rayshard Brooks at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta
(Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Maria Boynton
June 23, 2020 - 6:52 pm
A photo of Rayshard Brooks and his family were on church fans. His wife Tomika Miller wore a face mask with the family's photo on the front.
Read More
Rayshard Brooks' Public Viewing at Ebenezer Baptist Church-3
(Photo Credit: Amanda Cooper/RADIO.COM)
Amanda Cooper
June 22, 2020 - 11:02 pm
Hundreds battle the thunderstorms to pay their respects to Rayshard Brooks, who was shot and killed by a white police officer at the Wendy's off University Ave in Southwest Atlanta. The public viewing was held at Atlanta's historic Ebenezer Baptist Church. The atmosphere was emotionally charged, as...
Read More
Rayshard Brooks Memorial at Wendy's
(Photo Credit: Amanda Cooper/RADIO.COM)
Amanda Cooper
June 22, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Services for Rayshard Brooks services are scheduled to take place Monday and Tuesday at Ebenezer Baptist Church:
Read More
GA NAACP President James Woodall says the state "needs a more respectable General Assembly"
(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/RADIO.COM)
Maria Boynton
June 20, 2020 - 10:22 pm
The President of the Georgia NAACP says he is “troubled and disturbed by the level of racism that continues in this state.”
Read More
Joyette Holmes is the first black and female to serve as District Attorney in Cobb County, Georgia
(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/RADIO.COM)
Maria Boynton
June 20, 2020 - 7:24 pm
Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes says in an exclusive interview with V103/WAOK’s Maria Boynton that “it’s time to act.”
Read More
Atlanta fire officials identity an arson suspect
(Photo Credit: Atlanta Fire Rescue)
Maria Boynton
June 20, 2020 - 3:40 pm
Natalie White is identified by Atlanta Fire Investigators as a suspect wanted for burning down the fast-food restaurant where Rayshard Brooks was shot and killed by police.
Read More
Crews assemble to begin removal of the Lost Cause Confederate monument in Decatur GA on June 18 2020
(Photo Credit: Jeannie Johnson)
Maria Boynton
June 19, 2020 - 3:04 am
It is the first Confederate monument to come down in Georgia, according to Atlanta Civil Rights and defense attorney Mawuli Davis.
Read More
GettyImages-1134906259.jpg
(Photo by Juan Naharro Gimenez/Getty Images for Netflix)
Amanda Cooper
June 18, 2020 - 8:23 pm
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and his wife, Patty Quillin, are donating $120 million toward student scholarships at historically black colleges and universities. Morehouse, Spelman, and the United Negro College Fund are set to receive $40 million each, which will be the most significant individual gift...
Read More

Pages