PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – This week’s “I am Hampton Roads” is a beloved actress known best for her role as “Thelma” on the hit TV show “Good Times.” While she loves to entertain, Bern Nadette Stanis is also committed to offering advice about life’s not so good times as an advocate, author and mother. She sat down to tell us about her special connection to Hampton Roads and this weekend’s Umoja Festival.
26th Annual Umoja Festival
Friday – Sunday
For a full listing of entertainment and activities, visit..
This segment of the Hampton Roads Show is sponsored by McDonald’s of Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina.