The sword worn by Confederate General Robert E. Lee when he surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to General U.S. Grant, has been restored to its original appearance.
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
For the past 14 years, Ed Ayers has been conducting a five day enrichment seminar for high school teachers on the history of the American south.
A Chesterfield man was charged with reckless driving after a crash early yesterday that injured 11 people.
The Navy says it plans to stick to its timeline for moving a nuclear powered aircraft carrier from Virginia to Florida.
The Children's Museum of Richmond is beginning a pilot program to provide parents, teachers, and caregivers with instant information about exhibits children are seeing.
At 10:30 this morning, the Sierra Club and others will launch VA4Wind. John Ogle reports.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied Virginia's request for federal disaster assistance.
Scholars from across the country and one from Scotland have been awarded a stipend to conduct research in the library of The Virginia Historical Society.
The Maggie Walker Governor’s School has taken top honors in the national We the People Competition in Washington.
Murder charges have now been added to charges filed against a man and his wife in Gloucester County. John Ogle.