Tomorrow is Arbor Day, and elementary students in Virginia and seven other states are planting seedlings. John Ogle has the story.
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
Virginia's unemployment rate dropped to 5.6% in March, ninth lowest in the country. At the same time, no new jobs were created. John Ogle reports.
The housing market in the Richmond area is showing strong signs of recovery.
Virginia State Police continue their investigation into accusations of embezzlement involving former Halifax County Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
A calf in Pittsylvania County has tested positive for rabies. That's the seventh confirmed case of rabies in the county this year.
An assault case involving the Petersburg City Manager and his wife has been continued until July 23rd.
The Blue Man Group, seen by more than 17 million people nationwide, plays the Landmark Theater Friday night, twice on Saturday and twice on Sunday.
The Peter Paul Development Center in Richmond's east end has named its new executive director.
The Episcopal Diocese of Virginia has chosen a new Bishop.
One arrest has been made in the death of a Petersburg man and the shooting of a teenager outside the Virginia State University Federal Credit Union on Tuesday.