We have reported several times on the views of Cong. Robert Hurt, hoping to be re-elected in Virginia's huge 5th Congressional District, and on his challenger, Democrat John Douglass. This morning, a look at a third candidate running for the seat that has changed hands in each of the last two elections.
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
Following up this morning on a story we reported early this month: Skeletal remains found in Bath County have been identified.
There are several reports of graffiti vandalism at a mosque and two other locations in Harrisonburg.
On Saturday at 1, The Virginia Historical Society will mark the 150th anniversary of the day President Abraham Lincoln issued a preliminary proclamation that ordered the emancipation of slaves that did not return to Union control by January 1st, 1863.
A 25 year old Charlottesville man could spend a very long time behind bars after pleading guilty to a series of robberies in Louisa, Fluvanna, and Albemarle Counties in 2010.
A Maggie Walker senior has been named winner of a Davidson Fellowship. The award, given by the Davidson Institute, is rated one of the seven most prestigious undergraduate scholarships by US News and World Report.
A high school freshman has organized a walk to raise funds for pancreatic cancer research on Saturday at 8:30 at Saint Christopher's School.
The Clarksville Police Department is getting a new headquarters.
Within hours of the 9-11 attacks, firefighters from New Jersey were organizing help parties and going into the city to assist New York City Firefighters in the rescue effort at ground zero. Among them were Correspondent John Ogle's brother and nephew. Here is his commentary.
If you live in Chase City you can expect your water bill to go up starting next month.