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A 77-year old pepper- sprayed motorist charged with driving recklessly goes to court.

Case dismissed.
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On NEWS 7 at SIX... details from the courtroom in the case of Goldie Akers.
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In sports, local pro Jeff Sprinkel scorches the field in a Nike tour qualifier in Richmond, the Express will try and win one in the state's captial tonight,
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and we will talk with george Lynch about Allen Iverson, among other things, all of this in sports.
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Light showers this afternoon, a better chance for rain tomorrow afternoon. Details ahead. [open]
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The 77-year-old pepper spray victim gets her day in court.
And she gets just the result she wanted.
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Good evening, I'm Keith Humphry.[Akers]


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Goldie Akers walked into court this morning hoping to write the last chapter of her now-famous pepper spray story.
She walked out with the ending she hoped for:
Charges that she drove recklessly and obstructed justice were dismissed.
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Scott Goldberg has more tonight from the Roanoke County courthouse in Salem.
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Goldie Akers never denied that she parked on the wrong side of the road one day when she was checking her mail.
But she never accepted that what she did was bad enough to be charged with reckless driving and obstructing justice.


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((NATSOUND JUDGE: CHARGES DISMISSED))
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Today, Judge George Harris Junior dismissed those charges, bringing to an end what Akers and her lawyer said was a painful six-month ordeal.
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((GOLDIE AKERS: WE'VE BEEN VERY BUSY GOING TO HIS OFFICE AND THERAPY. NOW I WANT ALL OF US TO GET BACK TO THE BASICS.))
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Akers' story made headlines last November when she was sitting in her car by her mailbox...
And officer Russell Metcalf walked up, asking to see her license.
When she didn't give it to him, he followed her up her driveway, sprayed her with pepper spray, dragged her from her car, and arrested her.
A bit excessive, said Akers' lawyer.
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((TOM BLAYLOCK: PEOPLE DO IT ALL THE TIME, GETTING ON THE WRONG SIDE OF THE ROAD TO GET THEIR MAIL. IT DOESN'T MAKE IT RIGHT. BUT IT'S NOT RECKLESS DRIVING.))
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The 77-year-old tore her rotator cuff when she was pulled from her car, and for that she won a 45-thousand dollar settlement with the county.
The officer, who refused to talk to reporters today, reached a settlement of his own a month ago and was allowed to resign.
The prosecutor said he was just glad the pepper spray saga had come to an end.
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((SKIP BURKHARDT: ENOUGH HAS BEEN SAID ABOUT THIS AND THE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT WASN'T SO BAD IN AND OF ITSELF. I DON'T HAVE ANY QUALMS WITH WHAT JUDGE HARRIS DID.))
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Criminal charges have resulted in the suspension of a Virginia Tech football player from the team.
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Lorenzo Ferguson, in the number six jersey, started every game during the 1998 season as a linebacker.
He was suspended from the team after Virginia Tech police charged him with breaking into college dorm rooms and stealing blank checks.
Ferguson allegedly used the checks to deposit money into his own checking account.
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Last year, Ferguson finished the season third on the team in tackles and interceptions.

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Police say that playing with a handgun turned deadly for one Pittsylvania County teenager today.
The teen was home because of school problems earlier in the yar.
Marya Jones has the story.
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Witnesses say the 15-year-old boy was playing with a nine millimeter handgun in this trailer this morning, when he dropped the gun, causing it to discharge. He was shot once in the chest and died before police arrived on the scene.
This afternoon, neighbors who knew the boy reacted to the news.
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((DIANE BOWEN/NEIGHBOR: I'M DEVASTATED FOR IT TO BE A 15-YEAR-OLD BOY.....//(COVER) HE'S A GOOD BOY, VERY POLITE, VERY WELL-MANNERED, ANYTHING I TELL HIM THAT THEY NEEDED TO CORRECT THEY WOULD DO IT. I NEVER REALLY HAD A PROBLEM OUT OF HIM.)) 2:06:28
And friends coming for a visit, instead received devastating news.
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Neighbors say that the boy lived at home with only his 18-year-old brother ...and that he was often left unsupervised. He had been expelled from school earlier in the year.
Police are witholding the teen's name until his mother can be found and notified. The boy's father received the news earlier today where he's being held in the Pittsylvania County jail.
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((SHERIFF HAROLD PLASTER/PITTSYLVANIA CO.: WE'LL BE ABLE TO DETERMINE MORE ABOUT THE CAUSE OF DEATH FROM THE AUTOPSY...FROM THE MEDICAL EXAMINER'S REPORT. THE WEAPON WAS DROPPED, AND AS IT HIT THE FLOOR, IT DISCHARGED, SO THAT'S WHERE WE'RE WORKING AT NOW.))
Police say the boy's body is being sent to Roanoke for an autopsy. They say they haven't yet determined where the boy got the gun. Marya Jones, News 7, Pittsylvania County.

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And also in Pittsylvania County today...39-year-old Victoria Sands was found guilty of the 1998 shooting death of her husband, Thomas Lee Sands.
She was sentenced to the minimum of 20 years in prison for the murder this afternoon.
During the trial, Victoria Sands contended that she killed her husband out of fear for her life, saying that he had mentally and physically abused her.
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One of two people charged with killing a Lynchburg man in Appomattox County last fall has had murder charges against him DROPPED.
Prosecutors say there's not enough evidence to send the case against William Curtis Tidwell to a grand jury.
He had been accused of helping 29- year- old Sandra Ann Olivarri kill her husband and dump his body along a roadside in Campbell County.
The gun Olivarri allegedly used was recovered from the James River near Lynchburg.
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A 16- year- old Appomattox Middle School student is facing criminal charges after he showed another student a map of his school and talked about shooting people.
The eighth grader also was carrying a knife when he was confronted by school personnel.
Superintendent Walter Krug (kroog) would not say whether he believes the boy's threat was serious.
The student has been suspended.
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They're hot ... "98 Degrees" hot, and tonight, they're in Roanoke. Still ahead on News 7, a live preview of tonight's sold-out concert.
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Next, find out why a knock on your front door could cost you a lot of money in your basement.
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If you live in Roanoke County, you will soon get a knock on your door that could cost you thousands of dollars.
Officials are inspecting every house for sewer violations -- some are invisible and date back decades.
But YOU have to pay for the repairs.
Tina Tenret explains.
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((I NEED TO GO IN, SEE YOUR LAUNDRY AREA AND THE LOWER LEVEL OF YOUR HOUSE.))
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Inspector Jeff King explains: Roanoke County wants to stop manholes from overflowing and basements from flooding.


So he's looking for illegal hookups that overload the county's sewer system.
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Sump pumps, floor drains and downspouts are legal -- unless they carry storm water into the county sewer system.
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((JEFF KING/INSPECTOR: PRIMARILY HERE WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR IS ANY CRACKS.))
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The inspector also checks whether the walls leak in heavy rains.
Violations must be fixed within six months, or else the homeowner pays up to a hundred dollars a month.
Larry Gray's home passes every test.
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((JEFF KING/INSPECTOR: EVERYTHING LOOKS FINE ON THE INSIDE.))
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So far, the county has inspected three thousand homes -- 375 people faced violations.
The Hamills, for instance, were told their house had two large problems.
Inspectors visited before the Hamills even bought the house -- but it took them a year to send a notice.
By then the Hamills were stuck with the bill.
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((PAT HAMILL/RESIDENT: IF YOU'RE GOING TO BE BUYING A HOUSE GET IT CHECKED OUT AND GET IT IN WRITING, JUST TO PROTECT YOURSELF.))
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You can call the county to schedule a free inspection.
Officials say clearing out the sewer system will mean your rates are cheaper in the long run.
Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke County
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Realtors say soon, selling a house in Roanoke County will hinge on a sewer inspection.
Meantime, Roanoke City (and Salem, Vinton & Boty??) is planning to start inspecting homes soon.


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About 60- workers at the Radford Arsenal have accepted an offer of early retirement.
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Another 14- people were notified last week that they were being laid off.
A spokesman for the company that runs the plant says the cutbacks are part of an overall effort to make the arsenal more cost efficient and competitive.
The same spokesman says the need for ammunition in the future looks promising---considering what is taking place in

Kosovo.
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Wall Street shook off some early losses to move higher by the close. [TAKE DOW & NASDAQ PAGE ]
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The Dow rose 69 points, closing at 10 thousand-955. NASDAQ had a strong day, up 49 points.
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Roanoke City Council is hoping a new task force will help to coordinate three major redevelopment projects in the Gainsboro neighborhood.
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Work on the new Higher Education Center is moving forward in the former Norfolk and Western Headquarters, and the city plans housing in a second N&W office building.
But today during a budget meeting, council members raised questions about the progress of improvements on Henry Street.
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Council member Bill White proposed the task force as a way to iron out any conflicts among the three projects. The city administration is promising a more detailed plan for the Henry Street improvements within the next four to six weeks.

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With unemployment low and the job market so competitive, local businesses are finding they have to do more to attract and retain employees.
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One of the benefits they're considering is helping workers find and pay for quality child care.
A dozen business leaders got a firsthand look at daycare centers in the central Virginia area today.
Officials say today's diverse workforce requires companies to do more for their employees.
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((STAN GOLDSMITH/REGION 2000 DIRECTOR: IT DEPENDS ON THE TYPE OF PEOPLE EMPLOYED. A LOT OF COMPANIES NOW ARE EMPLOYING MORE AND MORE WOMEN, PARTICULARLY WITH OUR LOW UNEMPLOYMENT IN THIS REGION, IT'S REALLY CRITICAL, EVERYBODY'S WORKING. SO YOU'VE GOT TO BE ABLE TO THINK IN TERMS OF WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO FOR THAT ELEMENT OF THE FAMILY.))
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Today's tour was sponsored by Lynchburg's Child Care Resource Center.
Organizers say the average family spends close to 85- hundred dollars a year on daycare.
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George Lynch will talk about Allen Iverson, his pending contract and his return to PH for camp, also a local golf pro sprinkels his name on a Nike tour qualifier in a big way,
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and the Express will try and finda way to beat Max tonight in Richmond, Express goals in a few.
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We've talked about Chi Sullivan over the last few weeks, now another local golf pro is making waves. Blue Hills pro Jeff Sprinkel
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won the qualifier earlier today for the Nike Tour Dominion Open that is being held at Dominion Country Club in Richmond. Sprinkel blistered the course with a six under 66 and will compete in the event next week.
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The Express trails 2-nothing in the Northern Conference finals heading into tonight's 7:05 game against Richmond.

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Goals have been hard to come by. The only spurr in Richmond's side has ben Chad Spurr who has accounted for both Express goals in two games.
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The Philadelphia 76ers wrap up the regular season tonight against Detroit.
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The playoffs are a head for Philly. 76er forward George Lynch was in Charlotte last night to play the Hornets. We caught up with him before the Hornets overtime win against George's new team.
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((In his sixth year in the NBA, George Lynch is finally calling his own shots. After coming off the bench for an entire season in Vancouver last season, he has become a key starter for the sixers, missing only a handful of games because of a right knee sprain. Quality minutes translates into Lynch finishing the season ranked fifth or better in the NBA in steals, rebounds and assists per game. ((:)) ((:)) ((:)) ((:)) Lynch not only defends well on the court, but off it. The 28 year old becomes especially defensive when it comes to his younger teammate and mega star Allen Iverson and his troubled past. ((:))
the ultimate team player who does all the little things right, George hopes to sign a big contract at season's end when his one year deal with the Sixers is up. ((:)) While Lynch's contract is in the works, the site for his summer basketball camp is a done deal and returning to Patrick Henry, where he played over a decade ago, is just the place for him.))

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In the National League today, Philadelphia beat San Deigo, Milwaukee topped Florida and Chicago fell to Colorado.
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In Atlanta, Ryan Klesko smacked this two run shot to give Braves a five-three advantage in the third.
Brian Jordan adds another two run shot for Atlanta, this one over left center field and Atlanta wins easily 12 to three.
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A couple of years ago, they played First Fridays in downtown Roanoke.
Tonight, 98 Degrees performs to a sold out crowd at the Roanoke Civic Center auditorium.
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Melanie Moon joins us from the civic center - where the heart-throbs will soon be taking the stage. [Full/Microwave]
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Federal officials were in Glasgow today to honor the town as a "sustainable community."
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Glasgow earned the distinction for its one- and- a- half million dollar program that will alleviate flooding around several homes in the area.
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((RITA CALVAN/FEMA REGION III DIRECTOR:WE'RE GOING TO BE RELOCATING ABOUT 35 OF THOSE HOMES, ELEVATING 11 OR 12 OF THEM AND ACQUIRING AND ACTUALLY DEMOLISHING THE BALANCE OF THEM. THIS WILL GET PEOPLE OUT OF HARM'S WAY AND WE EXPECT THEY WILL NEVER AGAIN BE FLOODED IN THE WAY THEY'VE BEEN OVER THE YEARS.))
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Glasgow has had four major floods in the last 26 years.
One of the worst hit the region on June 28th, 1995. (------------) About 80 homes were damaged back then when the Maury River spilled over its banks.