A Maggie Walker senior has been named winner of a Davidson Fellowship. The award, given by the Davidson Institute, is rated one of the seven most prestigious undergraduate scholarships by US News and World Report.
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 high school freshman has organized a walk to raise funds for pancreatic cancer research on Saturday at 8:30 at Saint Christopher's School.
The Clarksville Police Department is getting a new headquarters.
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.
If you live in Chase City you can expect your water bill to go up starting next month.
There's a job fair today at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.
No charges will be filed in what the Prince George Commonwealth's Attorney called "a tragic boat accident."
On Monday, Mecklenburg Sheriff's Deputies and Chase City Police were involved in the arrest of a man reported to have a gun in the parking lot of Chase City Elementary School.
A Colonial Heights fire early on September 5 left three people without a place to live.
We reported recently about the Richmond Ambulance Authority's efforts to help reduce the number of people hit by cars in the city. This morning, the RAA will release its Crossing Alert Rap video.
The video is available here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lyR_x-irOf0