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Coming up on news 7-
A baby is severely burned- police are searching for the mother's boyfriend.
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[VO-NAT]


A fight near Tanglewood Mall sends two people to the hospital.
And we'll head live to New Orleans where Mike Stevens tells us 15-thousand people turned out for a Hokie rally tonight.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 is coming up next.
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[VO-NAT]


More than 15-thousand Hokie fans jam into the New Orleans convention center tonight - for a raucous Sugar Bowl pep rally.
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[PM-Bowl]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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Just when it looked like the Hokies Sugar Bowl party could NOT get any bigger in New Orleans - it has.
[Double Boxes=Jean/Mike Starlink]


Mike Stevens checks in tonight from the Big Easy with details of a REALLY big pep rally.
[Live=Mike Full/Starlink]
[SUPER=151-Mike Stevens]
[SUPER=154-New Orleans;]



(Roll CUE: at least for this week, they are the national champions.)
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[SUPER=152-New Orleans; :00]
[SUPER=150-"Hokieman"; :23]
[SUPER=150-John Hager/Lt. Governor; :47]
[SUPER=150-Randy Daniels/1991 Tech Graduate; 1:11]
[SUPER=150-Ike Charlton/Va. Tech Cornerback; 1:25]
[super=150-Frank Beamer/Va. Tech Head Coach; 1:34]
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[OUT Q=okay.]



[Live=Mike Full Starlink]
[SUPER=154-New Orleans]
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[Bowl-Preps]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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You know what Hokie fans are doing in New Orleans for the Sugar Bowl, but for those of us who can't be there -- some local night spots are hoping you'll join them for the game. Kate Weidaw has more.
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(([SOT 6:23:20]
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((DEBORAH STEELE: WE'VE HAD NUMEROUS PHONE CALLS, PROBABLY ENOUGH TO FILL UP 3 THEATERS.))
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The Cinema Grill has some of the biggest screens in town to watch the Sugar Bowl on and so far the theater is expecting 250 people. If you want to join the party plan on being there early Tuesday to get a seat.


[SOT 5:32:50]
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((AL POLARD: WE HAVE 48 TVs AND A STAFF THAT'S READY TO SERVE AND WE'RE GOING TO OFFER A LOT OF THINGS YOU CAN GET IN NEW ORLEANS HERE IN ROANOKE.))
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Corned Beef and Company will offer Hokie fans a lively atmosphere -- with a party that will go well past the Sugar Bowl. If you're looking for a smaller place to cheer on the Hokies, Shakers by Valley View Mall could be for you. With drink specials, halftime appetizers and a big screen TV, managers promise you won't be let down.

[SOT 7:11:33]
[INQ=]

((TOMMY MARTIN: I THINK THE BRAMBLETON DELI IS THE COOLEST PLACE IN ROANOKE SO I'M ALWAYS HERE SO I THINK IT'S APPROPRIATE I'M HERE WITH MY FRIENDS.))
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The Brambleton Deli has already reserved half of its restaurant -- and with a menu full of New Orleans style food it is sure to please any Hokie fan. Kate Weidaw News 7 Roanoke.))



[Roanoke-Fight]


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A ruckus in the Wendy's parking lot near Tanglewood mall tonight.
A mother and her son were assaulted with a baseball bat.
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[VO-NAT]
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It happened at about eight thirty tonight- So far police have not caught the suspects, but witnesses who were at Wendy's say five men were involved in the fight.
The mother was able to drive herself and her son to the hospital.
Right now there is no word on their conditions.
Police say the suspects fled down Route 419.
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[Winter-Wx]


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We're used to talking about snow storms in the winter months- but it's high winds and tornados making weather news around the nation tonight.
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[SOT]

[JEAN ON TAPE!!!]
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[SUPER=03-Salem, IN; :29]
[SUPER=01-Mike Bramer/Storm Survivor; :44 - -QUICK!!!]
[RUNS=:49]
[OUT Q=happy New Year.]

((IT WAS REALLY ROARING NOISE. I THOUGHT A WINDOW BROKE. ONCE IT WAS OVER WHEN WE GOT UP IT WAS PRETTY MUCH GONE. I THOUGH THE HOUSE WAS GOING. I THOUGHT THE HOUSE WAS GOING.
The house was severely damaged along with 25 others homes in Cambria, Illinois.
A tornado may have been the culprit- its power left a trail of destruction.
Severe weather did not spare areas farther East.
In Salem, Indiana a tornado touched down knocking homes off foundations-
Wind toppled trees and power lines- wind gusts were clocked at 67 miles an hour- but folks there are counting their blessings. EVERY BIT. NOBODY GOT HURT THE ANIMALS ARE OK. IT'S A HAPPY NEW YEAR.))


[Toss-2-Robin] Jean tosses to Robin in Weather Center

[WX1] [11:00pm] [01/03/2000] [MCU]WEATHER OFFICE [WXPRO/FULL]WEATHER MAP WAKE UP FORECAST

[Toss back to anchor][Baby-Scalded]


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Roanoke City police officers were called to Carilion Community Hospital tonight after a baby was brought in with burns and blisters to her legs and buttocks.
Officials say the 9 month old girl was apparently burned by hot water from a bath tub. Authorities say the baby was with the mother's boyfriend at the time the incident happened.
So far charges have not been pressed.



[Child-Support]


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It's supposed to stop dead-beat parents in their tracks. Virginia officials announced today their new plan for getting back child support owed by parents. They'll start locking down the debted-parents' cars with pink and blue car boots.
The boots go on the car's front tire.... making the vehicle undrive-able. The lock-down will come with a note that says..."this vehicle has been seized by the sheriff for unpaid child support."

[Saunders-Barger]


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Two elderly Bedford County women could be headed to federal prison for embezzling two sisters out of their life savings.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lynchburg]


58- year- old Thelma Mae Barger and 67- year- old Dorothy Saunders.. Saunders is the one in the wheelchair.. pleaded guilty to a three- count indictment today.
Prosecutors say the pair used their power of attorney to bilk Alice and Bettie McNeal out of more than 300- thousand dollars.
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[SOT 10:09:27]
[IN Q=Basically they]

((TOM BONDURANT/FEDERAL PROSECUTOR: BASICALLY THEY FOUND A COUPLE OF VICTIMS WHO COULDN'T DEFEND THEMSELVES. THEY GOT IT IN THEIR HEAD THAT THEY WANTED TO BUILD THIS 12- THOUSAND 400 SQUARE FOOT HOUSE, WHICH IS ABOUT THE SIZE OF AN ECONO LODGE FROM WHAT I UNDERSTAND AND THEY RAN OUT OF MONEY.))
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[OUT Q=ran out of money.]
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[VO-NAT]


Much of the money helped build this massive home near Huddleston.
Bondurant (BON-doo-rant) says that house will be seized if Saunders and Barger don't repay the money.
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[Mideast-Talks]


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It's a small West Virginia town but it's the site of big talks on Mideast Peace.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Sheperdstown, WV]


Leaders of Syria and Israel- along with President Clinton- are meeting in Sheperdstown.
Talks are expected to focus on Israel's return of the Golan heights to Syria-
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[SOT]
[IN Q=20:18:26]

((JAMES RUBIN/STATE DEPT. SPOKESMAN: WE DON'T EXPECT CHANGE IN ONE ROUND OF NEGOTIATIONS.))
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[VO-NAT]


The three leaders were expected to meet tonight but that was canceled because earlier talks ran longer than expected.
The location of the talks was chosen for it's relative isolation.
Sheperdstown is off of 81- just north of Winchester.
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[Border-Arrest]


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A second Algerian man has been arrested in Washington State.
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[VO-NAT]
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Authorities are looking into a possible link with Assad- Rassem- the man who allegedly tried to smuggle explosives into the country from Canada last month.
Abdel Hakim (Ti-zeh-GAH) Tizegha was originally picked up on Christmas Eve and detained by Immigration and Naturalization Service.
Today the U-S Attorneys office in Seattle charged him with re-entering the country without permission.
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[Tease1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
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All Roanoke, all the time -
Star City broadcasts and shopping will soon be accessible to Internet surfers world wide.
The story ahead.
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[VO-NAT]


And a sight to behold - thieves land a minivan in a swimming pool.
We'll show you, coming up.
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[Sports-Preview]


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((HI JEAN, TONIGHT OUR SUGAR BOWL COVERAGE CONTINUES AS STEVE MASON JOINS US LIVE. MICHAEL HAMLAR WILL BE A DEMON DECON NEXT SEASON. THE EXPRESS HAS TRADED TIM CHRISTIAN AND HIGHLIGHTS FROM TONIGHT HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ACTION. THOSE STORIES AND MORE LATER IN SPORTS.))

[MAMSI]


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In about 30 days Martinsville city and school employees will find out how good their insurance coverage is.
That's when the first bills will be due since the city's only hospital dropped MAMSI insurance as a participating provider.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville; ]

800 employees are covered by MAMSI until the city's contract ends in June. [Pre-Pro] In a special alert to all employees the city said that the hospital will continue to bill the insurance company, but after 30 days it will be the patient's responsibility. [VO NAT] City Manager Earl Reynolds Junior says no matter what type of insurance patients have, there are choices even if the hospital doesn't accept their plan.
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((EARL REYNOLDS JR./MARTINSVILLE CITY MANAGER: MY PHYSICIAN IS A CARILION DOCTOR...AND THATS WHAT THE INSURANCE BUSINESS IS ALL ABOUT.))
[SUPER=01-Earl Reynolds Jr./Martinsville City Manager; ]
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[OUT Q=is all about.]
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[VO-NAT]

Several Martinsville doctors are also treating MAMSI patients as a non-participating provider.
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[WREV]


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Live on the Internet!
There's a new "webcast" devoted to Roanoke personalities and stores ... and it's always on.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.]


It's called W-R-E-V-dot-Net ....
A streaming audio and video site that launched today from its studio at Tanglewood Mall.
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[SOT 1:54:24]
[IN Q=people that]

((DOYLE EDGERTON/REV.NET PRESIDENT: PEOPLE THAT ARE IN LOCATIONS THAT CAN'T RECEIVE ROANOKE RADIO SIGNALS WILL BE ABLE TO RECEIVE LOCAL CONTENT ... MERCHANTS FROM ROANOKE WILL BE ABLE TO ADVERTISE THEIR WARES.))
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[VO-NAT]


W-R-E-V is run by Rev Net, the Internet Service Provider.
Its first webcast featured an interview with Congressman Bob Goodlatte.
W-R-E-V plans to be on the Web 24-hours a day, with local programming.
That will soon include simulcasts of News-7 at six, carried live every day.
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[Video]


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It's something lifeguards aren't used to seeing - Nor is anyone for that matter. It's a van -
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[VO-NAT]
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- at the bottom of a swimming pool.
Apparently a thief drove the vehicle through the glass doors of a high school pool complex in Portland Oregon.
The van scraped starting blocks 3 and four, dragged in a folding chair and landed right side up in the pool.
How to get the car out? The pool will be drained- so the van can be towed.
Police say the crime is a senseless act of vandalism.
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[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
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If she could turn back time - it wouldn't make much of a difference.
Cher's still going strong after decades of entertaining - and she's coming to the Star City.
Details coming up.
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[VO-NAT]


Plus - an American student is rescued after 6 days on a desolate Swiss mountainside.
His story, ahead.
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[lotto]
[SUPER=135-8 0 9/8 8 4 0/1 4 15 22 32]



NIGHT DRAWING=

Pick 3:
8-0-9

(eight, zero, nine)


Pick 4:
8-8-4-0

(eight, eight, four, zero)


Cash 5:
1-4-15-22-32

(one, four, fifteen, twenty-two, thirty-two)



[Rescue]


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He weathered six days stranded on a Swiss Mountain during one of Europe's worst storms.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Central Switzerland;]


Matt Sanders received his greatest birthday gift ever - his own rescue.
On December 30th- Sanders birthday rescuers found him alive. Sanders spent his nights in a semi cave he made into a camp.
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[SOT 14:50:56]
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((IT WAS SOMEWHAT OF A SEMI CAVE THAT BLOCKED WIND FROM UP SLOPE AND I JUST HUNKERED DOWN IN MY SLEEPING BAG AND WAITED OUT THE STORM.))
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[VO-NAT]


Sanders is a college student in Texas. He is spending his winter break visiting Europe.
He endured temperatures of negative 22 degrees and 124 mile an hour winds.
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Coming up more from our crew in New Orleans on Tech's quest for a national title, high school hoops highlights and a local football star gets a full ride to Wake Forest, but first our extra point.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=75-Radford/Yesterday;]


Tech Junior forward Tere Williams is the Atlantic 10 Women's basketball player of the week.
Williams surpassed the 1,000-point mark last week and was named the M-V-P of the Hokie Hardwood Classic Tournament.
She led the Hokie Women with 15 points in their 66-42 victory over Radford yesterday.
Tech is now eight and four. The Hokie play conference rival Rhode Island at home on Thursday.
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[OUT Q=...last score."]
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[S-Tech]


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Florida State and Virginia Tech's date for the 66th Sugar Bowl is here.
So as Steve Mason reports from New Orleans, it's time for the players and coaches to shut up and play ball.
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[super=150-Jamel Smith/Va Tech Linebacker; :20]
[SUPER=150-Chris Weinke/Florida St. Quarterback; :32]
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[SUPER=150-Bobby Bowden/Florida State Head Coach; 1:33]
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Cave Spring's Michael Hamler is on his way to Wake Forest.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-This Season;]


The running back has received a full scholarship to Wake.
Hamler gained over 16-hundred yards this season, averaging more than seven yards a carry and 146 a game.
He holds the school's single game rushing record with 333 yards against Amherst this past season.
The Demon Deacons recruited Hamler as running back.
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[Sports Tease]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
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Still to come, the Express' all time leading goal scorer has been traded.
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[VO-NAT]

and the Salem Civic Center was rocking tonight with a double bill of high school hoops.
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[S-Express]


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The Roanoke Express has traded it's all time leading goal scorer.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/November 1999;]


The Express has dealt Tim Christian to Toledo for future considerations.
In 32 games this season Christian has recorded five goals and seven assists for Roanoke.
Coach Scott Gordon says this year's depth and the emergence of young players has limited Christian's ice time.
Christian has been with the Express for five years and played 301 games second all-time behind Michael Smith who skated 312.
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[anchor=Denise]
[ss=hold]


Express goalie Daniel Bertiaume is the ECHL Votrtex goalie of the week. He's 10-4-and -3 this season. He's allowed 10 goals in his last seven games.
Roanoke is on a six game win streak and in second in the Northeast Division.
The Express starts a six game homestand Wednesday.
((BYE BYE))

[S-Boys]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
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[WRITER=dal]
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A double header last night at the Salem Civic Center as Patrick Henry and William Fleming's boys and girls basketball team battled it out on the court in high school basketball action.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Fleming vs. Patrick Henry;]


The Patriots hit the boards during warm ups, the slam punctuates what P-H hoped would be a good game.
But the Colonels had other ideas as they work the ball around to Cedric Preston, Preston cans the three and Fleming takes the early lead.
P-H fires up a three of its own, Chris Leftwich comes up with the loose ball after the miss and gets the deuce.
[super=33-William Fleming/63/Patrick Henry/41;]


The Colonels' physical play down low creates the opportunity for this throw by Jermaine Hardy and Fleming gets the 63-41 win over the Patriots.
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[S-Girls]


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[wipe wipe wipe wipe]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Patrick Henry vs. Fleming;]


The Lady Patriots and Fleming warmed up the crowd in the opener last night at the Salem Civic Center.
The Colonels started off quickly, as number 20 Garrison, takes it down the lane in heavy traffic and scores plus the foul.
P-H's Lisa Hail dribbles around Fleming's zone "D" and makes this nifty shot to keep it close.
[super=33-Patrick Henry/42/William Fleming/55;]


Fleming answers right back as Bennett hits the long three and the Colonels go on to win it 55 to 42.
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((BYE BYE))



[Cher]


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She sings about "turning back time" while he counts his way to pop charts with "Mambo Number Five."
And they're both coming to Roanoke.
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[vo-nat]
[super=04-File Tape]


Cher will perform at the Roanoke Civic Center March First.
Tickets go on sale this Saturday at ten a-m.
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[anchor=Jean]
[graphic=None]


Cher's special guest will be Lou Bega, whose pop hit "Mambo Number Five" has been getting a lot of airplay lately.


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