The Virginia Court of Appeals has upheld the convictions of a man who raped an 88--year-old woman in Emporia in 1975.
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.
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Media General has done some belt tightening at its corproate headquarters in Richmond.
More than 60 people with intellectural disabilites have been moved from state training centers into their communities.
Two people arrested Sunday had a bail hearing yesterday in connection with a stabbing and shooting incident that happened after a fight on the Fife-Hadensville Road.
Susan Goff was consecrated Saturday at St. Paul's Church as Bishop Suffargan.
The Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative is warning about a scam targeting its customers.
State Police yesterday released details of a fatal accident that closed down Courthouse Road in Dinwiddie for hours Monday afternoon.
Virginia's 5th District Congressional seat has changed parties in each of the last two house elections. This year, Republican Robert Hurt is running for re-election. His opponent is Democrat John Douglass.
A judge in Petersburg yesterday set aside charges filed against City Manager William Johnson.
The 5th Congressional District is Virginia's largest. It includes all or part of 19 counties, an area larger than New Jersey. Virgil Goode represented the district for 12 years. He was elected as a Democrat, an Independent and a Republican. WCVE Correspondent John Ogle is following the campaign.