An anonymous gift of just over $31,000 to the Pamunkey Regional Library is making it possible for the Goochland Library to open again on Tuesdays.
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
It's believed that Carl Torrence is the oldest Eagle Scout in the Mid-Atlantic Region. He turned 100 at the end of last month.
Fort Lee Police have been named first place winners in the 2010 National Law Enforcement Challenge for having what the International Association of Chiefs of Police called "the best traffic safety programs in the country."
The Pamplin Historical Park and Museum of the Civil War Soldier will conduct the first of four "Rally Camps" this weekend.
On Father's Day, 46 year old Steve Minor, from Gum Spring was severely beaten on Kinneytown Road in Mineral. Louisa County investigators are looking for a juvenile and several others they say were involved in the incident.
A lot of kids in the City of Richmond learned how to swim in the YMCA program available to city schools. Yesterday the Y began its Water Smarts classes. Young people are learning water safety.
Five people were shot in Virginia Beach early on the fourth of July.
Between today and the 23rd of this month, NASA plans to launch four experimental rockets from its Wallops Flight Facility on the Eastern Shore.
Admission is free and open to the public on Monday for the 50th Anniversary Fourth at the Fort. It takes place from 2 until 10pm at Ft. Lee's Williams Stadium.
Festivities on the 4th of July at Dogwood dell this year mark the 40th consecutive Independence Day performance of the Richmond Concert Band.