The Commonwealth’s Attorney in Northumberland County has dropped the charges against a man in the case of a bomb threat at the county courthouse in Heathsville a year ago this month.
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
Good news on the job front in Dinwiddie County. There’ll be a grand opening for a new company this morning at 11 at what was once the Ingram Books building on Weakley Road.
Edward Raspiller will become the seventh president of John Tyler Community College in August.
Chesterfield Police have released the identity of the body found in the Tidewater Fibre Corporation’s recycling plant in Chester last week.
Jeff Kraus has been Chairman of the Petersburg Chamber of Commerce since January. He recently surprised business leaders at the chamber’s annual dinner with his support of a regional chamber.
The 19th Annual Tri-Cities Law Enforcement Memorial Breakfast will happen at the Hopewell Moose Lodge on Western Street in Hopewell.
The Maggie Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies has been rated 14th best public high school in America.
Colonial Heights City Council took a long hard look at constitutional offices -- Commonwealth’s Attorney, the court clerks offices, and the city treasurer -- at one of its recent work sessions.
Police continue their efforts to identify the remains found at a recycling plant in Chester on Friday morning.
Four people died in two separate car crashes on Saturday.