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.
The Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies has been recognized by the Washington Post High School Challenge 2011 as one of the 24 top performing public schools in America. John Ogle has more.
A team of 4th graders from Pocahontas Elementary School in Powhatan have won the Junior Division Championship of Future Problem Solvers. That's an international competition that involves hundreds of thousand of kids around the world who spend a year learning to solve problems related to topics of global significance.
With support from The National Endowment for the Humanities and The History Channel, students in Virginia are taking part in The Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership's multi-media learning project.