The bids are in, and the good news for the Petersburg Library Foundation is that the new building will cost about 25% less than expected.
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
A new exhibit, Bizarre Bits: Oddities from the Collection, opens tomorrow at the Virginia Historical Society. It’s a roomful of items you might not expect to see there.
The Virginia Supreme Court has ruled that the decision of a Fairfax Circuit Court in an Episcopal Church property dispute was in error.
The Boy Scouts of America will be celebrating its 100th anniversary the week of July 26th in Caroline County.
Virginia State Police say a man who entered a guilty plea last year to charges that he killed his wife now has led persistent investigators to the place where the body was left.
Two professors at Longwood University have launched a unique Civil War Sesquicentennial podcast.
Researchers at Virginia Tech have developed methods to stabilize bio mass oils that could be used to put bio gasoline on the market very soon.
Environmentalists are challenging a planned mountain top removal coal mine in southwest Virginia.
Pr. George County Supervisors have chosen a Midlothian Company to renovate the County Police Department Headquarters.
The academic year 2009-2010 was a record breaker for enrollment in Virginia’s Community Colleges