A bid request has been approved for the much discussed and long awaited expansion of the Clarksville Library.
John Ogle began his career in broadcast journalism while still in high school. In nearly 50 years on the radio he has worked as a news anchor for the ABC, NBC, and Mutual networks and as News Director of radio stations in Richmond, Miami, Washington, and New York City. After ten years as News Director of WCXR, Alexandria, John returned to Richmond in 1993 and organized The Richmond Times Dispatch Broadcast News Service. In its 12 year history, the network’s programming was heard on 20 radio stations across Virginia. John retired from the Times Dispatch at the end of 2004 but is still heard daily as a freelance Correspondent on WCVE Public Radio and on the ABC Radio Network.
Articles by John Ogle
A lawyer hired to represent North Carolina’s environmental agency in the federal investigation into Duke Energy’s coal ash dumps was Duke’s lawyer in a criminal investigation.
The Virginia Tobacco Commission may offer a $930,000 grant to a unidentified cabinet maker to set up a manufacturing plant in Charlotte County.
A VCU professor has co-authored a book that focuses on the success of people with learning disabilities.
Federal and state agencies continue to monitor the massive coal ash spill in the Dan River, including the Virginia Health Department. Correspondent John Ogle asked for an assessment.
Richmonders who travel to northern Virginia and Washington on I-95 have been watching a lot of construction going on just before getting to Quantico. The 95 Express Lanes are expected to be finished around this time next year.
There was an explosion in Chase City Friday afternoon just after 2:30. A car was destroyed and an unidentified man was seriously injured.
One man is dead and another is in jail after a crash on southbound I-95 near Lorton early yesterday morning before sunrise.
John Ogle has our report on the effort by the United Way to register children next month to start school in the fall.
Trustees on the Mecklenburg County School Board have admitted that they broke their own rules when Board Chair Robert Puryear's daughter was hired as an assistant volleyball coach last fall.