12 May 2020

WRIC 8 News named Outstanding News Operation of the Virginias by Virginias Associated Press Broadcasters


Constance Jones & Juan Conde, 8 News Anchors
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – Reporters, producers and the entire team at 8 News were recognized for their outstanding news coverage during the past year.

WRIC 8 News received seven awards on Saturday from the Virginias Associated Press Broadcasters (VPBA) during the 2020 virtual awards show, including a first-place award naming the station Outstanding News Operation of the Virginias.
01 May 2020

WRIC-TV’s main anchor team, Constance Jones & Juan Conde host statewide Virtual Town Hall with VA Gov. Northam

RICHMOND, VA and IRVING, TX – Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc hosted a live virtual Town Hall meeting, “Virginia Responds: Your Questions Answered,” with U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Virginia Governor Ralph Northam on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. ET.
25 March 2020

FREE CROCHET MASK PATTERNS

Constance Jones Wearing Crochet Mask/ Mask Cover

Make Your Own DIY Crochet Mask Covers! Crochet & fabric masks serve as a reminder for us NOT TO TOUCH OUR FACE!  These are not medical grade mask. You can use these to cover a medical mask.  Both patterns cover the N95 Surgical Face Mask.    

11 March 2020

2020 Richmond History Makers Honorees Celebrated: Constance Jones Host the Celebration

Constance Jones host History Makers Event
RICHMOND, VA: The Valentine in Richmond and the Capital Region Collaborative honored the work of six honorees at the 15th Annual Richmond History Makers & Community Update at Virginia Union University. 8 News Anchor Constance Jones hosted the event, in a room full of family, friends, local leaders, community advocates, and non-profit representatives.
21 February 2020

Fall of the Berlin Wall: 8 News Anchor recalls ‘shocking’ aftermath in Germany 30 years ago


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Germany recently marked the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.  

Parents of bi-racial 8News Anchor Constance Jones discuss new ABC comedy ‘Mixed-ish’

Parents of bi-racial 8News Anchor Constance Jones discuss new ABC comedy ‘Mixed-ish’
Richmond, VA:  A new comedy on ABC “Mixed-ish” examines the complexities of mixed families.The “Black-ish” spinoff comedy is centered around actress’ Tracee Ellis Ross’ character as a teenager as she faces several difficult hardships growing up mixed race.