The Virginia Lottery is reporting record profits in its fiscal year just ended -- good news for public schools.
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
The Dragon Boat Festival, planned for the end of next month "between the bridges" in Clarksville, isn't going to happen.
The state and the private company that operates the tunnels between Portsmouth and Norfolk say a federal judge should hear a lawsuit to stop tolls from being imposed.
Scientists at the College of William and Mary/ VCU Center for Conservation Biology have gathered some remarkable data tracking three whimbrel from arctic Canada to the east coast and then to South America.
The Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police has announced the winner of its Law Enforcement Challenge traffic safety awards
In Petersburg, officials announced an effort to preserve two key historic sites, the Petersburg National Battlefield Park and the South Side Depot.
The VCU Medical Center is one of 19 sites nationwide taking part in testing the advantages of house calls for elderly patients.
Northbound route 288 was closed at U.S. 60 for four hours Monday after a crash, including a tractor-trailer and a Jeep.
A proposed YMCA merger isn't sitting well with some members of the Mecklenburg Y.
The weekend event to find a bone marrow donor for a little boy from Colonial Heights attracted 150 in its first hour at the Colonial Heights Optimist Club. By the end of the drive more than 600 people had registered.