Three years ago, several free clinics and safety net organizations asked the Richmond Academy of Medicine for help. They needed to recruit doctors who would volunteer to provide specialty care for people without health insurance.
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
An arrest has been made in the January 22nd murder of a Petersburg teenager.
University of Richmond President Ed Ayers is meeting for the last time today with a group of teachers who have spent a week as part of a history seminar.
The Richmond SPCA has a big collection of little dogs about ready for adoption.
The Henrico County Planning Department will hold a community meeting on a proposed addition to the Innsbrook Area Study.
The Virginia Historical Society will open a new exhibit tomorrow entitled "An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia." John Ogle reports.
27 year old Matthew Brady, charged with murdering Joseph and Evelyn Bland in their Colonial Heights home, apparently knew the victims
The Commonwealth Transportation Board has awarded a million dollar grant to the Civil War Preservation Trust to buy battlefields and build access trails.
Dominion Power has been working through a hurricane for the past two days, testing emergency response systems.
INTRO: Sen. Mark Warner is in town this afternoon for a roundtable discussion with area small business owners and bankers.