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    Dukes’ Plan To Retire as PGCC President

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Dr. Charlene Dukes, who has led the renaissance of Prince George’s Community College, announced she will retire at the end of the Spring 2020 semester. Dukes informed the members...

    DMV HBCU Review: Bowie State Passes Last Major Test, MSU & HU Fall Again

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] BOWIE STATE CLINCHES CIAA NORTH Each year Bowie State sets its goals and the first is always to win the CIAA North Division, which puts them in the conference championship...

    Rhim Named ‘Nonprofit Leader of the Year’

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] For more than a quarter century, Prince George’s County and D.C. residents looking to prepare or enhance their professional skills have been transformed by the Seat Pleasant-based the Training...

    Doc Walker Talks Business and Finances With College Students

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] There is a generation of professional football fans who don’t remember the halcyon days of pro football in the District. They only know of the legendary offensive line known...

    Officer to Serve Six Months for Assault

    By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer [email protected] Corporal Stephen Downey of the Prince George’s County Police Department was sentenced to five years in jail, but will serve only six months for his role in aggressively putting...

    Bowie State Passes Last Major Test, MSU & HU Fall Again

    By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer [email protected] Bowie State may have passed their final test on the road to the CIAA Championship Game and left no doubt who the best team is in the North Division...

    Capital Gazette Shooter Enters Guilty Plea

    By Michelle Richardson, Special to the AFRO The man accused of killing five staffers at the Capital Gazette Newspaper in Annapolis has pleaded guilty for the June 2018 mass shooting. Jarrod Ramos, 39, is asking for a...

    Md. Senate President Miller to Step Down as Chamber Leader

    By Capital News Service,  Elliott Davis Maryland Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller Jr. announced Oct. 24 that he is stepping down from the position he’s held for more than three decades as he continues...

    Alsobrooks Wants Every Resident Counted in 2020 Census

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer [email protected] While County Executive Angela Alsobrooks continues to promote her “Prince George’s Proud” initiative, she wants everyone to count...literally. Alsobrooks is determined that all residents are counted during the 2020 United...

    PG Police Investigate Suspect Injury During Arrest

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer [email protected] Prince George’s County Police find themselves in the midst of another investigation where a suspect was seriously injured during his arrest.  A man sustained a neck injury during a...

    Kaila Charles Hopes To Put Maryland Over The Top

    By Charles Nyonga Special to the AFRO The Maryland Terrapins Women’s Basketball Team returns all five starters this season, including First Team All-Big Ten player Kaila Charles. Charles, from Glen Dale, Md., a graduate of Riverdale Baptist,...

    BSU Wins, Bears Blues Continue

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staf Writer [email protected] Bowie State took their first major step towards winning the CIAA North Championship, while there was no momentum gained after last week’s homecoming victory for Morgan State. Bowie State Spoils...
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