18 June 2020

How do you master a virtual presentation?

Constance Jones Interviews Senator Tim Kaine
How do you master a virtual presentation?  Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, many of us have scrambled to conquer Zoom meetings with our colleagues and bosses.  Director of Content at Convene Andrew Littlefield tackled that question in his recent articled entitled Virtual Keynotes: More TV Show Than Presentation." We spoke about the topic in his recent write-up. 
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.