Following up on a story we reported on Friday, more than 400 people registered at Tussing Elementary School in Colonial Heights on Saturday to see if they're a bone marrow match for a local boy.
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.
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The National Telecommunications and Information Administration has placedon hold a project to develop a broadband network for 15 Lake District counties and cities.
The U.S. Navy will conduct random blood alcohol testing of sailors starting next month.
Tomorrow in Colonial Heights, there'll be an event at Tussing Elementary School to help a student diagnosed last month with āplastic anemia.
The John Randolph Foundation has announced the awarding of nearly $300,000 in grants to a variety of community organizations.
Virginia Uranium, Inc. says the Pittsylvania deposit can be mined and milled safely.
The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors has voted in support of keeping Virginia's ban on uranium mining. A deposit of the ore is in the county.
The Clover Power Station in Halifax has been recognized nationally for excellence in cost, performance, and safety.
An analysis by the Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis finds people living in the country without authorization do not, in fact, harm the state's economy.
In Business news: The School of Rock, off Pouncey Tract Road in Short Pump, will have its grand opening on Saturday.