City Councilors are learning more about the different experiences of African-American and white kids in the juvenile justice system. Human Services Director Mike Murphy (pictured left) says those who work with local juveniles do not get many referrals from the public schools. The council also heard Thursday from Leon Andrews (pictured next to Murphy) of the National League of Cities. Andrews’ organization is helping Charlottesville and ten other cities to learn more about racial disparities. Charlottesville is the smallest community that’s getting help from the National League of Cities.
The body of a 19-year-old drowning victim from Fairfax County is discovered in Lake Anna in Louisa County.
The Americans avenged their loss to Japan in the 2011 final and earned a record third title and their first since 1999.
A World War Two veteran who won a Bronze Star has died at age 90 in his Madison County home.
There were rallies supporting Confederate flags over the weekend in two Virginia localities.