Posts Tagged Fluvanna County

Women Demand Better Care Behind Bars

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Sherry Richburg with her new puppy, Prissy.

In 2014, the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women agreed to settle a lawsuit over its failure to provide adequate medical care for prisoners, but the Legal Aid Justice Center is back in court this week – asking a judge to step-in.  Sandy Hausman met one of the plaintiffs – a 63-year-old woman from Lynchburg – and filed this report.

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Fluvanna County Officials are Looking Into Adding to Confederate Monument, Not Removing

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Credit: Chris Dilworth / Flickr

Local governments across Virginia are reconsidering their Confederate memorials — trying to figure out if they should be removed or relocated. But, as Michael Pope reports, one county is engaged in a different kind of discussion — adding a new monument to an existing Confederate statue.

 

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