When the earthquake hit Haiti a little over a month ago, a group from two Catholic churches in Richmond was in an area about 50 miles from the hard hit capitol city of Port au Prince. Since returning home, they’ve been leading a relief effort.
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
Students at a Middle School in Henrico will be in class next week with students at a middle school in Germany.
Another installment of The Banner Lecture series at noon today at the Virginia Historical Society. The subject is Thomas Jefferson.
The Virginia Historical Society welcomes thousands of students every year on class field trips. Special exhibits and programs work to make history real.
Petersburg City Council has narrowly approved changes in city’s sign regulations.
A Virginia Senate committee is going to take more time to consider charter school legislation.
A 19 year old from Petersburg is in custody after leading police and Troopers on a high speed chase through three counties onTuesday afternoon.
The Virginia House of Comedy in the Crossings Shopping Center in Pr. George County wanted the Board of supervisors to amend a special exception granted in May of 2008 to open the comedy and music club.
A senior at the Maggie Walker Governor’s School has been named one of Virginia’s top two youth volunteers for 2010.
The Supreme Court of Virginia has decided to hear arguments in a case involving the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia and congregations that left the denomination.