Governor Bob McDonnell and Mayor Dwight Jones were joined by a Super Bowl winning quarterback for the official opening of the Bon Secours Redskins Training Center yesterday.
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 Goochland School Board is anxious to help students stay in school. It voted unanimously last month to adjust the county school system’s truancy policy.
A new exhibit at the Virginia Historical Society commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. It's entitled Revolutions: Songs of Social Change, 1860 to 1865 and 1960 to 1965.
Martinsville continues to have the highest unemployment rate in Virginia.
Agri-Nutrients LLC will bring 24 new jobs to Dinwiddie County when it opens a plant to produce granulated gypsum and limestone.
Clarksville is planning what organizers call an old-fashioned Independence Day celebration.
Digitized traffic signals are expected to improve traffic conditions along U.S. Route 29 in Albemarle and Charlottesville.
A construction trailer exploded yesterday in Dinwiddie County. A man died.
Quick action has nabbed a hold-up man in Mecklenburg County.
Yesterday, Derrick Hargrove was sentenced to 20 years in prison in connection with an August, 2011 murder in Clarksville.