Friday is Arbor Day and Dominion Resources, in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation, again has provided provided seedlings to help elementary school children learn the value of trees in our ecosystem and industry. John Ogle reports.
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
Virginia watermen have pulled more than 28 thousand “ghost” crab pots out of the Chesapeake Bay watershed over the past three years. John Ogle has more.
A 13-year-old boy died Saturday night after a shooting in Chester. Police say he was not the intended target. WCVE Correspondent John Ogle reports.
One person died after a small plane crashed in Altavista late Friday night. John Ogle has some details.
Tomorrow at Monroe Park, a special event to benefit a unique part of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine:
Dennis Hunt lives in a rural area between Appomattox and Concord. Unable to get high speed internet service for his home, he decided to create his own network.
Henrico County is urging disabled veterans to apply for a real estate tax exemption put in place this year by the General Assembly.
The Diocese of Virginia and the Episcopal Church have reached a settlement with another of the nine congregations that left the church in 2006 but wanted to remain in the churches they occupied.
The non profit Friends ofJames River Park and the Boathouse Restaurant have presented their first River Heroes Awards.
The new commandant of the U.S. Army Quartermaster General and Quartermaster School, Col. Gwen Bingham, will make history on Friday afternoon when she is promoted to brigadier general.