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1870s ledger rescued from trash in Danville

An inmate rescued a 19th-century Danville store ledger from the trash heap.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 11:11am EST

Tags: Danville, Va., history,

U.Va. class secures grant for inmate work project

An academic exercise in grant-writing resulted in a financial boost for a Charlottesville program that provides temporary work for former inmates.

Monday - 08/20/2012, 05:48am EDT

Tags: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, grants

Inmates restore historic cemetery in Baltimore

Maryland state prison inmates have helped to restore a cemetery thought to be the oldest open to Baltimore's black residents.

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 06:57am EDT

Tags: Mount Auburn Cemetery, Lillie May Carroll Jackson, Gary Maynard, Joseph Gans, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services