Brown's Island opens at 6 tonight for a night of family entertainment topped off by fireworks to celebrate Independence Day.
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
It appears a long running debate over the boundary between Clarksville and Mecklenburg County may be moving toward a conclusion.
The Virginia Health Care Foundation will honor Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services today for increasing its level of care.
Henrico Police have arrested a man State Police have been looking for more than two months.
University of Richmond President Edward Ayers is teaching a week-long enrichment seminar for teachers, historical society staff, and National Park Service interpreters on the central role the south has played in American history.
The Board of Trustees of St. Paul's College has let the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools know its disappointment at not reaffirming its accreditation.
Three years ago the Internal Revenue Service began registering people who prepare taxes for money; 21,000 are signed up in Virginia.
The second annual Petersburg Housing Summit is set for June 27.
In spite of an appeal for support from the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church and a successful fundraising effort, St. Paul's College in Lawrenceville has been denied accreditation.
There were rwo deaths yesterday in a fiery crash on U. S. Route 460 near Disputanta.