Hopewell Police have a man in custody they believe was responsible for several commercial armed robberies in the city.
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 Mechanicsville woman who faked illness to raise money for cancer research entered a guilty plea to two charges yesterday. Martha Nicholas won't go to jail.
Tomorrow is the deadline for teachers to register for the summer elementary science institute organized by the Virginia Initiative for Science Teaching and Achievement (VISTA), which provides training programs for teachers all over Virginia.
The gymnasium at a Louisa County elementary school has been closed for safety reasons.
A domestic assault charge was filed against Petersburg City Manager William Johnson last week by his wife. She claims he punched her in the nose and stomach during an argument. City Council discussed the situation at a closed session meeting Friday morning.
Louisa County High School was damaged so badly by the August 23rd earthquake that it could no longer be used. Now the Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded $19 million toward the cost of replacing it.
58-year old James Lee of Blackstone died yesterday at the VCU Medical Center. He was shot Wednesday outside the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
The season of Lent began yesterday. In observance, three Episcopal Church choirs will perform together at St. Paul's Church tomorrow night.
A 55-year-old man from Blackstone has been charged in connection with a shooting yesterday in the parking lot of the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond.
Virginia Commonwealth University's Third Annual Southern Film Festival Opens Friday at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. It includes both films and guest speakers. This year's theme is Screening Southern Rebellion.