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
Dinwiddie Supervisors have passed a $41.2 million operational budget saying their aim is to maintain a sense of normalcy for taxpayers as they continue to deal with the slow economy.
Brandon Randleman, the President of the Virginia State University student government association wants a judge to set aside his conviction on a charge of hazing.
West Side Story has been among the best loved shows of American musical theater for more than fifty years. Next weekend the updated version plays Richmond’s Landmark Theater.
Dinwiddie County is getting three new fire trucks sooner than expected.
A Powhatan man and woman have admitted to trying to hide more than $10 million in cash transactions to avoid reporting them to the IRS.
Kilmarknock Town Council is crunching budget numbers presented by Assisstant Town Manager Susan Crockrell.
A 32-year-old man from Bracey remains in the Pr. Edward County jail, accused of dealing in child pornography.
For nearly 100 middle school students, Saturday was Science Day at the Maggie Walker Governor’s School. The school’s Science National Honor Society sponsors the event.