Marshall Orr is a retired Human Resources Director and consultant in the areas of leadership, career development, and management training. A graduate of Duke University and San Francisco State College, Marshall is married with three grown daughters, and enjoys boating, raising oysters on the Chesapeake Bay, and Virginia history.
Robert K. Blake is a retired Bank of America senior vice president and former director of Leadership Metro Richmond's Leadership Quest program.
Commentator Thea Marshall reminds us that not everybody wants to be president...
Nothern Neck commentator Thea Marshall wonders who was the best of them all -- Nancy, Dolley, Abigail, maybe Martha?
Commentator Thea Marshall revisits the first election to use campaign slogans and songs.
Nothern Neck Commentator Thea Marshall goes hunting in the archives to discover if John Peck was a bad boy.
Commentator Thea Marshall looks back at 18th century school days on a Northern Neck plantation.
Within hours of the 9-11 attacks, firefighters from New Jersey were organizing help parties and going into the city to assist New York City Firefighters in the rescue effort at ground zero. Among them were Correspondent John Ogle's brother and nephew. Here is his commentary.
Commentator Thea Marshall invites one and all to celebrate an historic deed -- a deed of manumission.
Northern Neck Commentator Thea Marshall goes trolling in the Google-ocean. Her catch: a literary gem.