One suspect is in custody, but police in Petersburg are continuing their investigation into the beating death of a man Friday night.
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
Sperry Marine is cutting jobs in Charlottesville at its Naval and Marine Systems Division.
Community Memorial Hospital Health Center in South Hill is closing its obstetric and psychiatric programs at the end of March.
John Ogle has this report.
Colonial Heights has to build a new courthouse. To pay for it, City Council has voted to raise the local food tax 1 percent and the property tax 4 percent. John Ogle has more.
Petersburg Police didn't take long to make an arrest in a murder that happened on Friday night.
A micro brewery in California wants to expand to the East Coast. Mayor Eddie Bratton said Chase City has a lot to offer.
Property values in Goochland continue to decline, but there are some bright spots in the latest assessment picture.
A judge in Hanover County this week refused to accept a plea deal for a woman who claimed she had cancer to raise money. The deal would have allowed Martha Nicholas to plead guilty to two counts of obtaining money under false pretenses and would have kept her out of jail. John Ogle reports.
The Fairfax Circuit Court has ruled in favor of the Diocese of Virginia and the Episcopal Church in the property ownership dispute with congregations that voted in 2007 to leave the denomination in a disagreement that began with the consecration of an openly gay bishop in New Hampshire.
The man accused of killing an elderly couple in Colonial Heights will go to trial in July. He'll be in court today for a discovery hearing.