Work has been suspended on a toll road being built to run parallel to U.S. Route 460 between Suffolk and Petersburg.
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 US Government’s Fiscal Year 2014 Omnibus Appropriations bill has been released. It includes funding for the entire federal government, including defense spending, and that’s good news for Virginia.
An elementary student found walking to school in Dinwiddie is okay. Questions remain about how he ended up doing that.
United Methodist Family Services has been awarded a grant of just over $800,000. to help increase access to care for mentally ill children 12 to 18 year.
From the WCVE Newsroom -- John Ogle has our report on findings that indicate Americans without a high school diploma are living less healthy and shorter lives that those who do.
A 15 acre timber farm along the James River in Powhatan is now protected. Correspondent John Ogle has our report.
Power companies across the country were challenged by the arctic vortex. Dominion Virginia Power broke a couple of records.
A Richmond man is leaving this morning to walk to Washington. He’s doing it to benefit Navy Seals and their families.
A man who broke into the old Sherwood Brands Plant in Chase City early Tuesday is in jail.
Petersburg is going to install advanced, automated meters to determine water bills in the city.