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    Prince George’s Power Couples: Terrells Find Balance

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected]       Attorney Julius Terrell and his wife Cheryl are from two different worlds but have blended their lives into one thriving relationship that works at the office and at...

    Bryson Starts Youth Sports Coalition to Improve PG County Athletics

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Dr. Rick Bryson has long been an advocate for youth sports and participatory activities in Prince George’s County. Bryson has put his money where his money mouth is by...

    DMV HBCU REPORT: BSU Gets Big CIAA Wins as HU Loses MEAC Opener

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] BOWIE STATE BOUNCES BACK FOR CIAA WIN Bowie State ended a two-game losing streak by stopping Johnson C. Smith. This was a critical early win as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association...

    Prince George’s Gets CDC Grant

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Improvements to health care have been a major cause for concern for residents of Prince George’s County but improvements continue.  The Centers for Disease Control recently announced that it...

    Maryland County Executives Back Drug Affordability Board

    By Micha Green, AFRO Washington, D.C. Editor, [email protected] Maryland lawmakers are taking action to manage prescription drug prices and gouging, by working to create a Prescription Drug Affordability Board in the state. On Jan. 3 County executives from...

    Maryland Man Arrested In Shooting That Killed 2

    CLINTON, Md. (AP) — Maryland police have arrested a suspect in a shooting that left two people dead. The Prince George's County Police Department issued a news release saying that 20-year-old Sean Davis Jr. of...

    Trump Signs Ashanti Alert

    By Micha Green, AFRO Washington, D.C. Editor, [email protected] Despite his continued decision to shutdown the government, as one of his last duties of 2018, Donald Trump signed the legislation for the Ashanti Alert Act, an emergency system...

    Keith Hamilton Cobb Brings American Moor Back To D.C.

    By George Kevin Jordan, AFRO Staff Writer What is the old saying? History has a way of repeating itself? If that is true actor Keith Hamilton Cobb hopes to add something new to the conversation of...

    Multiple Car Accident Claims Three Children in Oxon Hill

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] The dangerous speed trap that is Indian Head Highway (MD-210) in Oxon Hill, MD., claimed three siblings last Sunday evening after a hit and run accident that was...

    There’s Still Time to See UnSeen At Portrait Gallery

    By George Kevin Jordan, AFRO Staff Writer Even though The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is technically not on the National Mall geographically, it is still one of the most important museums in the District. Over the...

    Power Couples in PG County: Johnsons Turn House of Memories Into Hospitality Enterprise

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer,  [email protected] On a small parcel of land in southern Prince George’s County the Nelson Manor represents a collaborative transition from a lifetime of memories into a flourishing African American family owned...

    Prince Georgians Share Their Hopes for the New Year

    By Mark Gray, AFRO Staff Writer As we usher in 2019, the AFRO spoke to Prince Georgians about their hopes for the New Year.  Below are their New Year’s resolutions: "I look to increase my health and...
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