The John Randolph Foundation has announced the awarding of nearly $300,000 in grants to a variety of community organizations.
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 Uranium, Inc. says the Pittsylvania deposit can be mined and milled safely.
The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors has voted in support of keeping Virginia's ban on uranium mining. A deposit of the ore is in the county.
The Clover Power Station in Halifax has been recognized nationally for excellence in cost, performance, and safety.
An analysis by the Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis finds people living in the country without authorization do not, in fact, harm the state's economy.
In Business news: The School of Rock, off Pouncey Tract Road in Short Pump, will have its grand opening on Saturday.
Hopewell Police are looking for four men who took part in a home invasion on Sunday night.
Last week, Chase City police arrested a former employee of the MacCallum More Museum and Gardens and charged her with embezzlement.
The non profit Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis is urging the General Assembly to make changes in the Governor's proposal to fund transportation projects.
A 56 year old Blackstone man will spend the rest of his life in prison for murdering another man in the parking lot of the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Richmond last February.