A 48-year-old Dinwiddie man is being held without bond at Meherrin River Regional Jail, charged with first degree murder in the death of a man known as “the can man”.
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.
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The Petersburg City School Board is supporting a lawsuit filed over legislation that permits the state to take over failing schools creating a single statewide school division called the Opportunity Education Institution.
A vintage plane crashed just after 11 yesterday morning at the Louisa County Airport.
The Environmental Protection Agency has finished its work at the site of a former aerospace plant in Earlysville.
The Goochland Sheriff’s Department’s investigation into the crash that claimed the life of 22-year-old Frederick Hoffman on July 13th, is still underway.
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center plans to open its new state of the art labor and delivery unit this fall. It's located on the sixth floor of the Main Hospital building on East Marshall Street.
A Warsaw woman and two children lost their lives in an accident in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, a week ago. A funeral is scheduled for today, at two, at the Rappahannock Church of Christ for the youngest victim.
A Chesterfield man has entered a guilty plea to mail fraud. That could put him in prison for up to 20 years.
The Goochland Board of Zoning Appeals has voted 4-0 to overturn a part of the plan of development approved for Benedictine College Preparatory School.
With a newly renovated building to match its new name, Benedictine College Preparatory School began classes on River Road in Goochland yesterday.