The fire that destroyed a business in one of Petersburg's busiest shopping centers on Sunday caused more than a million dollars in damage.
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
At eight yesterday morning the Louisa Narcotics Task Force conducted a mass operation targeting 14 suspects. This morning only five are still free.
The largest solar energy project in Virginia will be undertaken at Washington and Lee University.
The Navy's newest Virginia class submarine was delivered in Newport News on Sunday.
In Virginia Beach, Michael Osman isn't going to be able to collect the money he inherited from his mother.
As families enjoy their final vacation trips before school starts Virginia State Police are urging drivers to beware of getting too tired to be behind the wheel.
A 16 year old boy was shot to death Saturday night, and police in Petersburg have five other young people in jail.
The work of a William and Mary student will bring four Haitian students to America to go to college.
Two researchers at VCU Massey Cancer Center have outlined ten changes medical oncologists can make that, they say, will maintain or improve care and save money for future medical advances.
A new nonprofit organization to help Richmond area young people is hard at work getting ready for its first event.