A man from Blackstone entered a guilty plea yesterday to using a firearm in a violent crime and causing the death of another. Four other charges including first degree murder were dropped.
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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Theatre VCU will launch its season Friday night with a fast moving farce.
Chase City Police cars will soon be equipped with dash-cams.
Each of the three Congressional candidates in Virginia's 5th District was asked what personal attributes he believes makes him the one voters should choose in November.
Two people were hurt in a hit and run accident in Hopewell early yesterday.
The Mecklenburg County Budget and Finance Committee has given the green light to funding for school expansion projects.
The Science Museum of Virginia is accepting nominations for Virginia's Outstanding Scientist of the Year Award for 2012.
Petersburg City Council has approved the selection of a site for a central location for city operations, including a new city hall.
An investigation continues into the disappearance of a Chesterfield County gas station owner.
We have reported several times on the views of Cong. Robert Hurt, hoping to be re-elected in Virginia's huge 5th Congressional District, and on his challenger, Democrat John Douglass. This morning, a look at a third candidate running for the seat that has changed hands in each of the last two elections.