Prince George County has named a successor to retiring County Administrator John Kines, Jr.
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
Friday will mark the 146th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of the Crater. On Saturday, The Petersburg National Battlefield will be having special educational programs.
Thanks to Valley Proteins 3rd Annual $10,000 Award for Workforce Development and the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education, John Tyler Community College is more capable than ever to train people for work in the field of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.
Skeletal remains have been found in the Upper Appomattox Canal near the site where a missing man’s ATV was located in the winter.
Safe Harbor, an organization in Henrico that works to help victims of domestic violence, has named its new executive director.
Drum and Bugle Corps have been a part of the American music scene since before the Second World War. Saturday night seven up and coming corps competed in Warrenton.
The Boy Scouts are celebrating their 100th anniversary at the national jamboree at Fort A.P. Hill in Caroline County.
After declining for several years, government figures now show a jump in the production of methamphetamines.
Colonial Heights City Council has authorized bonds to begin work on the demolition of the old Colonial Heights Baptist Church and the construction of a new courthouse.
A Petersburg man is facing charges in connection with the murder of 27 year old Tameka Claiborne.