A exhibit opening Saturday at The Virginia Historical Society provides a fascinating look at the state’s contributions to the rock music of the 1950s.
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
Virginia State University has signed a deal with Flat World Knowledge, Inc. to provide electronic version of textbooks to the Reginald F. Lewis School of Business.
The subject of Charter Schools will be the topic at a public forum tonight in Petersburg.
A Varina man who shot a neighbor's puppy has been sentenced to jail, but most of the time was suspended.
VSU has found a way to get kids to eat their vegetables.
Congregations that voted to leave the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America over the issue of non celibate homosexual clergy are meeting in Columbus, Ohio.
University of Richmond police have issued an updated warning about scam artists working neighborhoods near the school.
It was 25 years ago today that the Space Shuttle Challenger was lost 73 seconds after launch. At the Math Science Innovation Center in Richmond, the dreams of the first teacher in space are being realized.
Massey Energy is being sued by an environmental group in West Virginia.
They’re talking trash with a smile in Petersburg. Next week will mark a year since the City of Petersburg sold its landfill to Container First Services. Now, instead of facing the possibility of a million dollar expense, Petersburg has a series of new revenue sources.