The Federal Emergency Management Agency rejected Virginia's to declare Louisa County a disaster area in the wake of the earthquake at the end of August. Now, an effort is underway to appeal that decision.
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.
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Columbia Gas of Virginia is alerting customers to be on the lookout for people stealing copper piping from empty homes and tampering with gas meters.
Unemployment was up slightly in Virginia last month.
The Henrico County Board of Zoning Appeals has upheld a notice of violation against Susan Mills who, with several neighbors, has been caring for seven neutered feral cats.
Students at rural Bluestone High School in Mecklenburg County got a surprise visit Tuesday. The President of the United States dropped by while on his bus tour of North Carolina and Virginia. John Ogle reports.
Fort Lee wants to involve the community in a military operation tomorrow.
This morning, area government leaders will take part in the second annual Metro Richmond Clergy Convocation.
The Henrico Board of Zoning Appeals will consider the case of Susan Mills at a meeting this morning. She cares for feral cats in her neighborhood. A feature story by John Ogle.
The organization Elder Homes has changed its name to Project: Homes. The non profit helps disabled, low income, and older people keep their homes in shape.
A small plane made a crash landing yesterday in Williamsburg. No one was hurt.