Some improvement in the jobless rate for Martinsville in October, but still the highest in the state.
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 watchdog group is suing the Department of Homeland Security in the case of a man accused of killing a nun from Richmond in a drunk driving accident.
Best selling Virginia author Rita Mae Brown spent an hour with students at the Maggie Walker Governor’s School yesterday.
Top disaster response officials will be at the University of Virginia tomorrow to talk about community response and resiliency after disasters.
The four men accused of attacking a man they found on the sex offender registry were in Hopewell General District Court yesterday.
The former treasurer of a community association in Albemarle County has entered a guilty plea to two federal charges.
Virginia State Police are turning to the public to help find a wanted violent sex offender.
The national tour of "A Chorus Line" opens the Broadway in Richmond season tomorrow night at the Landmark Theater.
Wisconsin-based Quad Graphics, Inc. is closing its Fredericksburg plant after less than five years.
A group of Randolph Macon College freshman will spend about three hours tomorrow planting vegetation along Mechumps Creek in Ashland.