A William and Mary sophomore from Richmond is in Chicago today taping a segment of the Oprah Winfrey Show that will air on Friday.
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
Three men State Police say were involved in an incident after recognizing a registered sex offender in Hopewell were arraigned yesterday.
The Potomac Fisheries Commission has decided against allowing oyster farming along piers in the river.
The Police Chief in Hopewell has resigned after only three years on the job.
Virginia State University has been honored by The Hispanic College Fund.
The YMCA will break ground on Friday for its 16th branch in the Richmond area.
Tomorrow is Veteran’s Day. The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month marking the end of World War I but honoring all U.S. service veterans. A ceremony tomorrow in Suffolk is unique.
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at The University of Virginia is exploring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with a program focusing on his relationship with President Lyndon Johnson.
In addition to being Cancer Awareness Month, November is Pet Awareness Month and a local organization has answers for animal lovers.
The Virginia Interfaith Center will present one of the founders of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Monday evening at 6 at the Holocaust Museum.