The Richmond Ambulance Authority has won the 2012 Virginia Governor's Transportation Safety Award for motorcycle safety.
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
Interstate 95 likely will be a toll road in the not too distant future. State officials have updated Petersburg City Council on the proposal.
Media General Chairman J. Stewart Bryan, III, is the winner of the 2012 George Mason Award presented by the Virginia Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
Chris Waugaman, who teaches advanced placement languages at Prince George High School has been awarded a prestigious Lowell Milken Center Fellowship. He is working to produce a short film about a local man who died in 2005.
Michael Griffin will spend two years in prison for defrauding Medicaid.
Something for the troops. The 2012 version of The U.S. Army Soldier Show opens tonight at Ft. Lee.
Charlene Hebert teaches math at N.B. Clements Junior High in Prince George County. She entered a drawing and won a laboratory.
A tornado touched down Friday night in the southern part of the City of Petersburg. No one was seriously injured but damage estimates are expected to be in the millions of dollars.
Richmonder John Bryan will recognized with an important national award at the Americans for the Arts convention in San Antonio,Texas, later this week.
The School of the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community (SPARC) is presenting a unique show Sunday afternoon at the Carpenter Theatre. It marks the end of a 20 week program for students, some of whom face challenges.