It’s a big day for the elementary school students from 68 elementary schools around the Richmond area who will be arriving at Virginia Commonwealth University this morning for the 10th Annual Mini-Economy Market Day.
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
Two Brothers: One North, One South is David Jones' first novel. It chronicles the lives of two brothers who fought on opposite sides in the civil war Battle of Petersburg and died at the Battle of the Breakthrough.
Waste Management has spent more than seven million dollars to try and make the landfill in King George County smell less.
The University of Richmond's David Landy has been awarded a $1.12 million grant by the U.S. Department of Education.
The Civil War Trust is working on a 3D history of the civil war, using 3D photographs created during the war.
Tomorrow, more than 500 area high school musicians from a dozen schools will be performing a wide range of music styles at separate events in two locations.
The Siegel Center will play host Friday and Saturday to 64 high school robotics teams from Virginia, Maryland, D.C., New Jersey and Ontario, Canada. Its the Virginia Regional of the 20th annual FIRST Robotics Competition. A Science Matters report from John Ogle.
An important finding in relation to the tragic deaths at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch Mine in West Virginia.
The Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis is out with its regular snapshot of poverty in Virginia.
The rain that blew through the area early yesterday morning was welcomed by firefighters in Dinwiddie County who spent most of Monday fighting a fire that the wind helped burn more than 500 acres.