One of the questions asked of Washington Redskins General Manger Bruce Allen at last week's groundbreaking for the Bon Secours Redskins Training Camp in Richmond, concerned the controversy over the name of the team.
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.
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The Colonial Heights Police Department is one of 85 to earn accreditation through the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission.
A 30-year-old Goochland man is in jail this morning after running from a trooper on I-64 yesterday.
Construction is well underway, but the official groundbreaking ceremony for the Bon Secours Redskins Training Camp took place yesterday on state land behind the Science Museum of Virginia. Correspondent John Ogle was there.
The MacCallum More Museum and Gardens in Chase City will have an event Tuesday night to let everyone know it intends to remain a part of the community in spite of financial setbacks.
An early morning crash yesterday on Boydton Plank Road, Route 1 in Dinwiddie, claimed the life of a 19-year-old from Colonial Heights.
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.