Jahd Khalil

Jahd Khalil is a reporter and producer in Richmond.

Originally from Nebraska, Khalil was previously based in Cairo where he helped co-found Madamasr.com. He was a reporting fellow with The GroundTruth Project and the University of California-Berkeley’s 11th Hour Food and Farming Fellowship.

Donnie Biggs/Fairfax County Public Schools

New guidance on how to conduct in-person graduation ceremonies is setting off a flurry of graduation plans.

University of Virginia

Five universities that can trace their roots to before the Civil War may be required to make reparations to the communities affected by slavery, if Governor Northam signs a bill into law. 

Office of Governor Ralph Northam

Around the time Governor Ralph Northam asked school administrators to offer in-person learning by March 15, roughly a third of students were in fully-remote school divisions. Data updated Monday by the Department of Education said 4% were in fully-remote school divisions.

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

After a year of deaths from COVID-19, researchers say that the toll is significantly higher, from both unaccounted deaths from COVID and mortality indirectly caused by the pandemic. 

Pamunkey Indian Tribe

Richmond city officials held the second of two virtual community meetings about the development of a casino in the city Wednesday.