A Mexican folk saint, identified with the drug dealing cartels, is popular on the west coast and has a following in central Virginia.
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
Just before 4:00 pm yesterday, a convicted sex offender wanted in connection with a double murder in Fauquier County was arrested in Fredericksburg.
Protestors began gathering outside before Monday night's Albemarle County supervisors' budget meeting. They were there because they want Supervisor Christopher Dumler to resign.
Petersburg City Councilman Howard Myers has received the report he asked for after concerns were raised about the care of animals by Petersburg Animal Control.
Abraham Lincoln has been in the news in Richmond and Tri-Cities since Steven Spielberg came to town to make the film that won Daniel Day-Lewis his third Academy Award. Now visitors to the area have a chance to do what Day-Lewis did to prepare himself -- to walk where Lincoln walked and see what Lincoln saw in 1865.
The Warsaw Town Council is considering what to do about the Medical Facilities of America property that has been sitting vacant for a year.
The group "Friends of Goochland Parks" has grown out of a task force of the Goochland Chamber of Commerce. The members were involved with Tucker Park since it was first conceived.
Stage Stores, Inc. has announced that it will consolidate its operations center in South Hill with one in Houston, Texas. The move will result in the loss of about 180 jobs in Virginia.
About 200 middle school students from the greater Richmond area will be at the Maggie Walker Governor's School tomorrow speaking 10 languages plus English at a language fair.
Public school teachers have taken their concerns about the cost of health insurance to Richmond County Supervisors.