Richmonders who travel to northern Virginia and Washington on I-95 have been watching a lot of construction going on just before getting to Quantico. The 95 Express Lanes are expected to be finished around this time next year.
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
There was an explosion in Chase City Friday afternoon just after 2:30. A car was destroyed and an unidentified man was seriously injured.
One man is dead and another is in jail after a crash on southbound I-95 near Lorton early yesterday morning before sunrise.
John Ogle has our report on the effort by the United Way to register children next month to start school in the fall.
Trustees on the Mecklenburg County School Board have admitted that they broke their own rules when Board Chair Robert Puryear's daughter was hired as an assistant volleyball coach last fall.
A federal grand jury in Raleigh met to examine the facts surrounding the coal ash spill from Duke Energy's defunct plant on the Dan River in Eden, North Carolina.
There was a town hall meeting in Danville yesterday. The head of the Department of Environmental Quality, and other state officials, updated what's been going on to deal with the impact of last month's coal ash spill in the Dan River.
A Halifax man was sentenced to two years in prison on multiple charges. John Ogle reports.
The Mecklenburg Sheriff's Office is trying to find out who stole more than a hundred flower vases from the Crestview Memorial Park.
The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control is now enrolling teams online from across the state for its 30th Annual Youth Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevent Project. That's a three day teen leadership conference that happens in mid July at Longwood University.