Deborah Pettit, who heads the earthquake-ravaged school system in Louisa, has been chosen regional superintendent of the year.
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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Another honor for the internationally recognized Richmond Ambulance Authority: the Chief Operating Officer has won a prestigious national award from the Journal of Emergency Medical Services.
Recognizing the importance of social media, Dominion Virginia Power is hoping to promote safe living with an amateur video contest.
The Military Officers Association of America says it will resist what it calls "disproportional" increases in military healthcare fees and in reductions in military force levels in budget proposals released last month by the White House.
Eight month old Aiden Raines was found safe and sound in a ditch in front of his home on Duncan Road in Dinwiddie. The Sheriff's Office says the little boy's mother staged his abduction.
The Lion King is thrilling audiences at the Landmark Theater. A big part of the magic is the use of puppets in the show. The show is a combination of art and science.
Photo: The masks for Mufasa, The Lion King and his son Simba who becomes the Lion King.
Honeywell, which has plants in Hopewell, Colonial Heights, and Chesterfield, has donated $50,000 worth of equipment to the Hopewell Police Department's SWAT team.
Petersburg Police have a 21 year old Petersburg man in custody on a second degree murder charge in connection with an incident Tuesday evening.
A new company in Virginia is set up to privately fund environmental restoration to offset major cutbacks in government and philanthropic sources to pay for conservartion.
Two award winning Richmond journalists will appear tomorrow at the Virginia War Memorial. Reporter and author Chip Jones and Times Dispatch photographer Dean Hoffmeyer will speak at noon.