Gov. Terry McAuliffe, seated center, restores the voting rights of two felons who are rebuilding their lives, Chanté Hamlin, seated left, and Bobby Jack Blevins, seated right, during the state NAACP convention last weekend. Looking on, from left, are interim state NAACP Executive Director Jack Gravely, state Attorney General Mark Herring, outgoing state NAACP President Carmen Taylor and Henrico Delegate Lamont Bagby.
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Elijah Coles-Brown, a diminutive but prodigiously precocious fifth-grader, was one of the stars at the Virginia NAACP convention last weekend in Richmond. At the tender age of 11, he already has embarked on a high-profile career as a motivational speaker.