Petersburg City Council has selected a New Mayor and Vice Mayor for the city.
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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Federal regulators have settled a lawsuit that sought to force Massey Energy Company to close a mine in Kentucky with a long history of violating safety laws.
Hopewell’s Commonwealth’s Attorney has withdrawn a first degree murder charge against a 77 year old man from Las Vegas accused of killing his wife in Hopewell 46 years ago.
A well known west end restaurant suffered severe damage in a fire yesterday.
It could be several days before the customer service center at the Division of Motor Vehicles main office in the 2300 block of West Broad reopens.
One of the world's largest water pollution control projects is part of a plan from The Environmental Protection Agency to restore the Chesapeake Bay.
Massey Energy is in the news again this morning. A West Virginia Senator wants the Obama Administration to update families of the 29 victims of an explosion last Spring.
The Army's Culinary Arts Team competed with teams from 53 countries at the Culinary World Cup in Luxemburg.
The Better Business Bureau in Central Virginia is warning potential customers nationwide about a Barboursville company.
Richmond County Supervisors have yet to agree to pay for a new high school but they have agreed with the school board on a design that includes a wing for school board offices.