An Albemarle County real estate developer is going to prison for more than two years.
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
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The United States Supreme Court has decided not to hear a petition by the Falls Church Anglican Congregation in its dispute with the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia.
Two men died early yesterday in a crash on Route 5 in Charles City County.
In a story that impacts Virginia localities along the Dan River, the Governor of North Carolina wants Duke Energy to move its coal ash ponds away from the Dan River and any other waterways. 39,000 tons of coal ash spilled into the Dan early last month.
Seven people were arrested when a joint task force moved against a business accused of selling more than a million dollars worth of “spice”, a synthetic type of marijuana in Tappahannock.
A tractor trailer fire closed one interstate caused problems on two other highways in Pr. George at the height of yesterday’s morning rush hour.
The Pittsylvania County School Board had the winning bid to buy the former Woodlawn Academy property in Chatham.
The second degree murder conviction of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player has been upheld.
The Environmental Protection Agency and state offices continue cleaning the Dan River in the wake of the latest storm. John Ogle reports.