Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:15 AM EDT2013-05-22 15:15:00 GMT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Fewer Virginians are expected to travel at least 50 miles from home during the Memorial Day weekend. AAA Mid-Atlantic said Wednesday that it expects slightly more than 1 million VirginiansMore >>
Fewer Virginians are expected to travel at least 50 miles from home during the Memorial Day weekend.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:52 AM EDT2013-05-22 14:52:06 GMT
(ABC News) An Orlando man being questioned by the FBI about his relationship with the accused Boston bombers was shot and killed Tuesday night by a federal agent who felt threatened, a law enforcementMore >>
The FBI says a man being questioned by authorities in the Boston bombing probe was fatally shot when he initiated a violent confrontation.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:28 AM EDT2013-05-22 14:28:59 GMT
Richmond, VA—Texas authorities confirm to 8News that ROC pastor Geronimo Aguilar is in custody, after surrendering without incident at his home in Richmond on Tuesday afternoon.More >>
ROC pastor Geronimo Aguilar, who surrendered himself Tuesday on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a minor, has been granted bond but remains in custody while prosecutors appeal the ruling.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 9:41 AM EDT2013-05-22 13:41:58 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) - Robin Roberts will tell the story of her battle with a life-threatening illness in a new memoir. Grand Central Publishing says the "Good Morning America" anchor will write the as-yet-untitledMore >>
Robin Roberts will tell the story of her battle with a life-threatening illness in a new memoir.More >>
Ava-joye joined WRIC in January of 2012 as a Weekend Anchor and Video Journalist, and she is excited to explore Richmond and the surrounding areas.
Prior to joining the 8News team, Ava-joye worked in a number of newsrooms. She worked at WUSA-TV in the nation's capitol. While at WUSA, Ava-joye did many things, including field producing from the Commerce Building overlooking the White House, for President Barack Obama's inauguration.
Ava-joye also worked as a reporter at CTV-News in Prince George's County, MD, and as a Reporter/Anchor at WHAG-News in Hagerstown, MD.
Ava-joye graduated from American University in Washington, D.C., and is a proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated and the National Association of Black Journalists.
Don't hesitate to email her with a story idea, or just to say hello.