Horace Holmes is co-anchor of ABC 7/WJLA TV's weekend news and a weekday general assignment reporter. He also is the reporter for ABC 7’s 'Choose to Save' program.
Prior to joining ABC 7, Horace anchored the Morning Show for WMAR-TV in Baltimore. Before that, he was a reporter with WBTV-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Horace has received numerous journalism honors, including two Emmy Awards: One for his reporting on the post-September 11th re-opening of Reagan National Airport; and one for his work on a Choose to Save special program. Horace also has received awards from the Associated Press, Sigma Delta Chi, Med Chi, and the National Association of Black Journalists.
Horace is an active volunteer in the community, supporting Special Olympics and the Maryland Governor's Council on Adolescent Pregnancy.
A Fairfax County father is furious with the county's school system after he says his 6-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted on her school bus.
Excitement and energy filled the brand new Walmart stores on Georgia Avenue and H Street NW Wednesday morning. They're the first two of what will eventually be six Walmarts in the District of Columbia.
Big-box retailer Kmart opened its doors to black Friday shoppers at 6 a.m. this morning, the earliest hours of any of the major chains. Kmart will remain open for 41 straight hours in order to draw shoppers.
A second day of storms could create headaches for traffic on the roads and at airports along the East coast from D.C. to Boston and beyond. But in some areas, like BWI Airport, things are surprisingly smooth.
Washington's football team has lost so many times over the past decade, and after yet another loss on Monday night, some fans are wondering if the once great franchise will rise again anytime soon.