An early morning crash yesterday on Boydton Plank Road, Route 1 in Dinwiddie, claimed the life of a 19-year-old from Colonial Heights.
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
A Petersburg police officer will go on trial in Henrico on a drunk driving charge.
Prince George County Administrator Percy Ashcraft has presented his proposed budget to county supervisors.
The Internal Revenue Service is continuing its year long enforcement against refund fraud and identity theft. There are reports that some refunds in Virginia and Maryland have been delayed as a result of ID theft.
Pope Benedict XVI has announced that he will resign at the end of the month. Who will be the next Pope? Correspondent John Ogle talked to an expert.
Petersburg City Councilman Howard Myers wants the City Attorney's office to conduct a full investigation of the Petersburg Animal Shelter. He says he's been concerned about allegations of animal mistreatment, poor living conditions, and reports of a lack of cooperation with animal rescue groups
Essex County and the June Parker Marina both are interested in sharing an entry ramp to the proposed Route 17 bridge. Now, it looks like that will happen.
A woman in Prince George County was out of town early yesterday when four juvenile detention center escapees were taken into custody in her home.
Elementary school students from Williamsburg were in a high tech courtroom on Friday at the College of William and Mary. They were being introduced to the legal system in a civics lesson featuring the trial of Goldilocks.
The Children's Museum of Richmond is partnering with Richmond International Raceway for a new interactive exhibit called Pit Stop. It's at the Chesterfield location on Lake Harbour Drive.