A family that donated artifacts for the proposed U.S. National Slavery Museum planned for a site in Fredericksburg is tired of waiting for news about it and wants them back.
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
The Church of our Savior in Oatlands, which voted to leave the Episcopal Church in 2006, has signed a five year agreement with the Diocese of Virginia.
At 10:30 tomorrow morning, Container First Services will break ground for its new refuse transfer station in Petersburg.
Six people who ended up in the hospital after a chemical spill in Petersburg were not seriously hurt.
A Chesterfield man convicted of killing his wife last summer has been sentenced to 30 years in jail.
The Madison County Sheriff’s office continues its investigation into three murders. A suspect is in custody.
The Lynchburg Regional Airport was stung by Delta Airline’s decision to leave but pleased that US Airways made some important fare changes.
Three people in Virginia have entered guilty pleas to conspiring to sell thousands of cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the New York City area.
A bio-fuel plant is expected to start operation in Hopewell this spring. John Ogle has the story.
An animal rights group is working to raise money to buy Michael Vick’s property in Surry County.