[News-Heads]

[ANCHOR=Jean]

[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=Headlines]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Coming up on News 7-
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


New details of noises heard shortly before Alaskan Air Flight 261 crashed.
Protest tonight in Roanoke against the circus.
And talk about that sinking feeling. One man finds himself up to his ears in Cement.
(------------)
[Talent=Jean]


News 7 is next.
[Open]
[SUPER=#4064; News 7 at Eleven Headline Banner]
[SUPER=@Jean1;]
[SUPER=@Robin1;]
[SUPER=@Mike1;]



[Video-Open]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=Video Open]
[GRAPHIC=N7 at 11]
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 20:13:23]
[IN Q=Slightly more]

((SLIGHTLY MORE THAN ONE MINUTE BEFORE THE END OF THE RECORDING A LOUD NOISE CAN BE HEARD ON THE RECORDING AND THE AIRPLANE APPEARS TO GO OUT OF CONTROL.))
[RUNS=10]
[OUT Q=go out of control.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The Cockpit voice recorder reveals two loud noises before Alaskan Air Flight 261 went down.
(------------)



[Alaska-Air]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=Net]
[GRAPHIC=Hold]


More horrifying details are revealed- two loud noises are heard in the final moments of Flight 261.
The information comes from the cockpit voice recorder.
Jennifer Jones has the latest.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=03-Port Hueneme, CA]
[SUPER=01-John Hammerschmidt/Nat'l Transportation Safety Board;]
[SUPER=01-Jennifer Jones/CBS News;]
[RUNS=:00]
[OUT Q=standard outcue.]

(())


[Internet-Arrest]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Another man is busted after an arranged meeting with a minor - turns into a meeting with police.
Authorities say 45 year-old Timothy Farnum of Saratoga County, New York was arrested yesterday.
The Internet Crimes Against Children unit in Bedford County began an undercover correspondence with Farnum in November.
An investigator posed as a 13-year-old girl .
Farnum reportedly arranged a meeting with her.
He faces a felony charge of disseminating indecent material to a minor in New York, and could face charges in Virginia.


[Volvo]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=99-54 1:01:12]
[GRAPHIC=Volvo Layoffs]


Volvo said good-bye to 25-percent of its workforce today, after slow truck sales put the brakes on some production lines.
Marya Jones tells us how workers and some local suppliers to Volvo hope to bounce back.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=As workers drove]
[SUPER=03-Dublin; :00]
[SUPER=01-Gary Carpenter/Laid Off Volvo Worker; :05 QUICK!]
[SUPER=01-Robin Lampton/Laid Off Volvo Worker; :16]
[SUPER=01-Dave Mitchell/Findlay Industries Plant Manager; :53]
[SUPER=@Marya1; 1:09]
[RUNS=1:18]
[OUT Q=MJN7, Dublin.]

((As workers drove out of Volvo plant today, it would be the last time for many of them......
MJN7, Dublin.))

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

[WX1] [11:00pm] [02/04/2000] [MCU]WEATHER OFFICE [WXPRO/FULL]WEATHER MAP WAKE UP FORECAST

[Toss back to anchor][Voter-ID]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=99-53 58:29]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Voter I-Ds are now a sure thing in Virginia.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The Senate's already passed legislation.
The Governor plans to sign it.
Today, the House of Delegates voted 56 to 43 to mandate that voters show IDs when voting, to combat voter fraud.
(-------------)
[anchor=Jean]
[graphic=None]


Black Democrats say it's a reminder of Jim Crow laws that barred black Virginians from voting.
The chamber's only black Republican says there's nothing offensive about it.

[Informed-Consent]


[ANCHOR=Jean ]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=99-52 1:06:43]
[GRAPHIC=Abortion]


The latest effort to curb abortion rights in Virginia has jumped its first hurdle in Richmond.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The bill would punish doctors unless they make a woman wait 24 hours to reflect before having an abortion.
Abortion rights advocates say it's insulting to women and doctors.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 02:50:50]
[IN Q=No it's not]

((LOUISE HARTZ/VA. SOCIETY FOR HUMAN LIFE: NO IT'S NOT. IT'S INSULTING THAT THEY'RE NOT WILLING TO PROVIDE THE PROPER INFORMATION FOR THE WOMEN. THAT'S WHAT'S INSULTING. BECAUSE, EVERYBODY NEEDS TO KNOW, IF YOU'RE NOT GIVEN INFORMATION, HOW CAN YOU MAKE A DECISION?))
[SUPER=01-Louise Hartz/Va. Society for Human Life;]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=a decision?]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


The 24 hour wait or "informed consent" bill passed a House committee today.
It's likely to succeed this year-- since Republicans now control the Senate committee that stopped it in the past.

(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 03:05:21]
[IN Q=As the chief]

((GRACE SPARKS/PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF VIRGINIA: AS THE CHIEF JUSTICE SAID, THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE, THE ROE DECISION IS LIKE A FACADE, LIKE ON A WESTERN MOVIE. IT'S THERE, YOU CAN SEE IT, BUT DON'T GO IN THERE AND GO GROCERY SHOPPING. BECAUSE THERE'S NOTHING IN THERE.))
[SUPER=01-Grace Sparks/Planned Parenthood of Virginia;]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=nothing in there.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Parental notification is law in Virginia.
A ban on so-called partial birth abortions awaits Supreme Court review.
(------------)



[Bedford-Rape]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=None]


A Lynch Station man is in custody, charged with raping an 86-year old woman at knife point in her home this morning.
Bedford County authorities say the elderly victim knew her attacker, and let him in to use her phone.
That's when 42-year old Milton E. Brown Junior allegedly assaulted the woman, injuring her shoulder.
He's being held without bond.


[L'burg-Minister]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=Legal Scales]


A Methodist minister was told to get out of Virginia and stay out, for 10 years.
That sentence was handed down in a Lynchburg courtroom... after Reverend Gene McNutt pled guilty to breaking into his former wife's home, locking her in the house for hours, and assaulting her.
He could serve five years, if he makes any effort to contact his ex-wife.

[Lilly]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=99-50 1:42:51]
[GRAPHIC=Lilly New Trial]

The man convicted once of murdering a Virginia Tech Student is back in Christiansburg for his second trial.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Christiansburg]


Ben Lilly was arraigned this morning on capital murder charges in the killing of Alexander DeFilippis four years ago.
Lilly had been on Virginia's death row. But the Virginia Supreme Court ordered a new trial.
It's been set for May third. Defense attorneys say they'll ask for a change of venue.
(------------)



[Mock-Trial]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=99-56 46:12]
[GRAPHIC=None]


It's an event that has gotten regional attention -- with dozens of judges and attorneys coming from across Western Virginia to the Roanoke City Courthouse.
Joy Sutton has details.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;14]
[SUPER=01-Paul Sotoudeh/W & L Student;30]
[SUPER=01-Judge Clifford Weckstein/Va. Judicial Circuit Court;55]
[SUPER=01-Whitney Barnes/Witness;1:17]
[SUPER=@Joy1;1:26]
[RUNS=1:35]
[OUT Q=N7 Roanoke.]
(///// SOT /////)
(([nat sot 3:20:23]
[IN Q=My client Cory Tracey]
((NAT SOT: MY CLIENT CORY TRACY IS SITTING HERE BECAUSE KEVIN SHOT CORY IN THE BACK WHILE CORY WAS DRIVING THROUGH THE

NEIGHBORHOOD))
[RUNS= 12]
[OUT Q=the neigborhood]


Tom Molino is representing the plaintiff in this civil lawsuit.
But this is not a real trial -- and the lawyers are actually law students from Washington and Lee and George Washington Universities.
They're competing in a regional competition -- against 17 teams from 10 different law schools --
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:14:31]
[IN Q=It's very good preparation]
((PAUL SOTOUDEH/W & L STUDENT: IT'S VERY GOOD PREPARATION BECAUSE LIKE I SAID. IT'S UNFAMILIAR, IT'S A SET OF FACTS THA

T COULD BE A REAL CASE AND YOU'VE HAD TO LEARN TO ARGUE IT PROPERLY))
[RUNS= 12]
[OUT Q=to argue it properly]
(/// SOT /////)
[nat sot 3:18:19]
[IN Q=the plantiff's motion]

((JUDGE: THE PLAINTIFF'S MOTION...))
[RUNS= 3]
[OUT Q=motion]


The trial is presided over by a real judge -- who, along with 2 practicing attorneys, gives the students points based on their ability to argue the case.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:09:13]
[IN Q=I think for the students]

((JUDGE: I THINK FOR THE STUDENTS IT HAS TREMENDOUS IMPACT THEY'RE PREPARING A TRIAL UNDER HIGH PRESSURE, STRIVING TO PREVAIL FOR THEIR CLIENTS))
[RUNS= 10]
[OUT Q=prevail for clients]
(///// SOT /////)
[nat sot 3:31:56]
[IN Q=You have no personal]
((NAT SOT:YOU HAVE NO PERSONAL KNOWLEDGE THAT DOCTOR ... SHOT YOU THAT NIGHT))
[RUNS= 3]
[OUT Q=that night]


As far as the witnesses -- they're just actors -- people from the community -- who wanted a courtroom experience.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:16:26]
[IN Q=Some court room knowledge]

((WHITNEY BARNES/WITNESS: SOME COURT ROOM KNOWLEDGE. HOW THE LAWYERS INTERACT WITH ONE ANOTHER. HOW IT ALL COMES TOGETHER))
[RUNS= 8]
[OUT Q=comes together]
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:17:50]
[IN Q=Now from this]

((JOY SUTTON/REPORTER: NOW FROM THIS REGIONAL COMPETITION THE TWO HIGHEST SCORING TEAMS WILL GO ON TO COMPETE IN THE NATIONAL COMPETITION IN DALLAS. JOY SUTTON, N7 ROANOKE))
[RUNS= 9]
[OUT Q=N7 Roanoke]))

















[Hale]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=99-51 1:03:53]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2000]


Another Democrat wants to take on Congressman Virgil Goode in the Fifth District this year.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Nelson Co.]


Book store owner and land surveyor Allen Hale is getting ready to kick off his campaign from his home in Nelson County.
Hale has never held elected office before, but says Democrats need someone who will represent them well in Washington.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 00:03:12]
[IN Q=This was a]

((ALLEN HALE/D- FIFTH DISTRICT CANDIDATE: THIS WAS A CHALLENGE THAT APPEALED TO ME A GREAT DEAL. I THINK PUBLIC SERVICE IS SOMETHING THAT THE AVERAGE MAN OUGHT TO BE ABLE TO PURSUE AND THAT'S ONE OF THE MOTIVATIONS THAT IS BEHIND MY DECISION.))
[SUPER=01-Allen Hale/(D) Fifth District Candidate]
[RUNS=15]
[OUT Q=behind my decision.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Hale says another factor that prompted him to run was Goode's recent transformation to an Independent.
Mecklenberg farmer John Boyd is also seeking the Democratic nomination.
(------------)




[Campaign]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=Net]
[GRAPHIC=Hold]


John McCain may be looking for a victory in South Carolina- but today he got a win in New York.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


A Federal Judge ruled McCain must be placed on the New York State primary ballot.
Meantime the Texas Governor took a shot at McCain, calling him a Washington insider.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 20:22:13]
[IN Q=I believe]

((I BELIEVE WHEN THE COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN ON COMMERCE IS CAPABLE OF FINDING PEOPLE TO FLY ON AIRPLANES AND CAPABLE OF ... TO RAISE MONEY.)) ((JOHN MCCAIN: IN ALL DUE RESPECT I THINK HE'S BEGINNING TO SHOW A LITTLE SIGN OF DESPERATION ON THE PART OF THE BUSH CAMPAIGN.))
[SUPER=01-George W. Bush/(R) Presidential Candidate;]
[Super=01-John McCain/(R) Presidential Candidate;11]
[RUNS=18]
[OUT Q=THE bUSH CAMPAIGN.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Bush and McCain are in a virtual dead heat in South Carolina.
Today Gary Bauer pulled out of the race.
(------------)



[Tease1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Protesters use signs - and silence - against a local circus.
We'll tell you why.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]


And... a harrowing ordeal as a man unknowingly steps into a pool of cement - and becomes stuck - up to his neck.

The story, ahead.
(-----------)



[Sports-Preview]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=sports preview]
[GRAPHIC=none]
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Hey folks...]
[RUNS=:24]
[OUT Q=BIG 7."]

(( Hey folks this is Mike Stevens in the News 7 sports office with hoop highlights from the Dog Pound at Byrd. We'll check in with Oak Hill on the eve of the Warriors biggest game of the year. We'll do the same with the unbeaten Hampden-Sydney Tigers who face Roanoke tomorrow. And the UVa football player with a new heart talks about his new lease on life tonight on the Big 7.))

[Circus-Protest]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=99-57 43:05]
[GRAPHIC=None]


The opening night of the Royal Hanneford Circus was protested by animal rights advocates.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Around 20 college students held up signs outside the Roanoke Civic Center.
And although the protesters were silent -- their posters sent a clear message -- stop animal abuse.
The students are oppose to the methods they say are used to control the animals such as bullhooks and electric prods and chains.
And they are demanding that the circus stop using animals -- and use human performers only.
(------------)



[Video]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#=net h]
[GRAPHIC=None]


A San Diego man got into quite a jam this morning-
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[Super=X5052 (loads FX)]
[Super=X5045 (starts FX)]
[SUPER=75-San Diego, CA]

when he ended up stuck in wet cement.
The man was covered up to his neck...
He says his car ran out of gas while he was on his way to work. So he was walking to a nearby gas station - in the dark - when he fell into the newly-poured cement.
He spent an hour and a half there before the fire department could rescue him.
The man says he wasn't hurt - just deeply embarrassed.
[Super=X5043 (clears FX)]
(-----------------)




[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


A woman undergoing experimental treatment to save her life - is just one patient affected by recent Lewis-Gale resignations.
Her story, ahead.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]


And cancer is once again haunting actor Gene Wilder - after he lost wife Gilda Radner to the disease.
We'll have details.
(----------------)



[lotto]
[SUPER=136-2 6 2/5 1 9 5/8 17 19 24 30/26 28 37 39 44/15]




NIGHT DRAWING=

Pick 3:
2-6-2

(two, six, two)


Pick 4:
5-1-9-5

(five, one, nine, five)


Cash 5:
8-17-19-24-30

(eight, seventeen, nineteen, twenty-four, thirty)


The Big Game:
26-28-37-39-44. Big Money Ball: 15.

(twenty-six, twenty-eight, thirty-seven, thirty-nine,

forty-four. Big Money Ball: fifteen)




[VHL]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=tfl]
[TAPE#=99-49 1:16:07]
[GRAPHIC=L-G Departing Docs]


Many patients are concerned about where they'll go now that 30 doctors have resigned from Lewis-Gale Clinic.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem;]

But the departure of Dr. William Fintel has hit Linda Williams especially hard. Williams is undergoing experimental treatment using a trial tumor-fighting drug. And Dr. Fintel is the only physician certified to give her SU-5416. He says his resignation won't effect Linda's treatment.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT tc 00:32:37]
[IN Q=Our department]

((DR. WILLIAM FINTEL/MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST: OUR DEPARTMENT WITHIN THE CLINIC HAS BEEN STRONG IN SIZE, WE HAVE THREE DOCTORS WHO ARE ALL BOARD CERTIFIED AND CAPABLE OF GIVING THIS DRUG, SO WITH MY DEPARTURE AND TWO PARTNERS STAYING IT SHOULDN'T BE ANY PROBLEM FOR LINDA. LINDA WILLIAMS/PATIENT: I'VE TALKED TO DOCTOR FINTEL ABOUT THIS AND HE'S ASSURED ME THAT I WOULD NOT HAVE A PROBLEM AND HE DOES HAVE OTHER PHYSICIANS IN HIS PARTNERSHIP WITH HIM AND I FEEL CONFIDENT THEY COULD HANDLE IT, BUT ONCE YOU'VE HAD A PHYSICIAN FOR SO LONG, IT'S HARD TO LET GO))
[SUPER=01-Dr. William Fintel/Medical Oncologist; ]
[SUPER=01-Linda Williams/Patient; ]
[RUNS=:34]
[OUT Q=to let go.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

Linda has been receiving injections of SU-5416 from Doctor Fintel for about six months.
(------------)





[Wilder]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=tbr/jja]
[TAPE#=Net]
[GRAPHIC=None]


He's campaigned to help cancer patients - now Gene Wilder is fighting the disease himself.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-File Tape;]


The 64 year old actor has been diagnosed with lymphoma.
Wilder ... who starred in "Blazing Saddles," "Young Frankenstein," and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" is being treated to prevent a recurrence of lymph cancer.
(------------)
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Wilder's third wife, actress Gilda Radner, died of Ovarian cancer in 1989. He opened a support center for patients and their families in her memory.
[Weather] [02/04/2000] [WXPRO/FULL] Current Statistics Weather Statistics [MUSIC UNDER] [COMMERCIAL] [CK/CHYRON/VIEWERNET] [CK/WXPRO]WEATHER MAPS [CK/CHYRON/5 PAGES] FORECASTS [ESS/FULL] EXTENDED FORECAST [Forecasts]
[SUPER=#577]
[SUPER=X5000]
[SUPER=330-Windy With/Snow Showers/22-25/Mostly Sunny/Gusty NW Winds/38-42]
[SUPER=331-Mostly Cloudy/Snow Flurries/24-27/Mostly Sunny/Wind NW 15-25/41-43]
[SUPER=332-1-3" Snow/Wind NW 10-20/16-20/Partly Sunny/Blustery/30-32]
[SUPER=333-1-3" Snow/Blustery/20-22/Partly Sunny/Wind NW 15-25/33-35]
[SUPER=334-Snow Advisory/2-5" Snow/18-20/Partly Sunny/Blustery/30-32]

[SUPER=X5001][S-Extra]



[ANCHOR=MIke]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=]

Tonight on News 7 sports, highlights from the wild and woolly Blue Ridge district, we'll hear from the unbeaten Hampden-Sydney Tigers, the top ranked Oak Hill Warriors and have an uplifting update on Mark Lindsey.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=76-MLB; :00]

But first in tonight's Extra Point, Ken Griffey Junior who is under contract took pay for the Mariners next season, has repeatedly expressed his desire to be traded to the Reds. Now Griffey is expressing another concern. He says he has received several death threats since asking to be traded. One stated "You might be able to control where you play, but we can control what happens to your family."
(------------)

[GO TO BREAK] [WIPE TO MOTION]
[SUPER=#556]
[SUPER=X5029;]
[SUPER=0104-/Roanoke/2/j/Charlotte/3//In A Shootout/j/Hampton Roads/4//Dayton/3//In A Shootout/;]
[SUPER=x5027;]
[SUPER=0097-/Alleghany/54/j/William Byrd/65////Rockbridge Co./39/j/Salem/85///;]
[SUPER=x5009;]
[SUPER=0097-j/Galax/80//Rocky Gap/33///j/Parry McCluer/49//Bath Co./35///;]
[SUPER=x5009;]
[SUPER=0097-j/Patrick Co./94//Bassett/67////Shawsville/30/j/Glenvar/34///;]
[SUPER=x5009]
[SUPER=0097-j/Martinsville/76//Magna Vista/64///j/GW Danville/80//E.C. Glass/48//Girls/;]
[runs=:25]

[oc....last score.]

[S-Byrd]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-55 11232tc]
[GRAPHIC=high school hoops]


We get things started over in Vinton where two Blue Ridge teams headed in opposite directions hooked up as Byrd hosted Alleghany.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Vinton/Alleghany vs. William Byrd; :00]

The Mounties were in first place in the Blue Ridge not so long ago, but last night they were in danger of losing their third in a row. Byrd's C.J. Carter gets things started for the Terriers as he takes it through traffic, in the lane for a tough two points. But off the inbounds pass, Byrd forgets about big Chris Turner, as takes the rock up strong for the score for the Mounties. Byrd will answer that with Mike Kendrick finding an open Andy Goodman. He buries one of his three triples in the first half. The Mounties would throw a little half court trap on the Terriers and Montel Watson picks up the loose ball and goes all the way with the help of a nice ball fake.
[SUPER=33-Alleghany/54/William Byrd/65;]

But Byrd gets the 65-to-54 to take sole possession of third place in the Blue Ridge behind Northside and Salem.
(------------)




[S-Oak]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-54]
[GRAPHIC=HIGH SCHOOL HOOPS]

Last month area high school fans got to see Oak Hill strut it stuff inside the Salem Civic Center and this Wednesday the Warriors did the same in Galax.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Last Month; :00]

Oak Hill is located at Mouth of Wilson in Grayson County. But when it comes to basketball, the school's reputation stretches way beyond the state line in southwest Virginia.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Steve Smith/Oak HIll Head Coach; :00]
[RUNS=]
[OUT Q=...gonna get."]
(------------)
[VO-NAT con't]

The Warriors, who have been ranked number one in the nation all season long, will certainly draw a crowd today when they travel to Long Beach, California for the NIKE extravaganza tournament where they will face the number two team in the nation, Dominguez High of Compton, California. Being number one year in and year out can be both a blessing and a curse.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=YOU HAVE...]
[RUNS=:28]
[OUT Q=...play every night."]
(--------------)

((BYE BYE))






[S-Tigers]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-56 (1:12:06)]
[GRAPHIC=ODAC Logo]


One of the best games in the entire state today will be played at the Bast Center on the Roanoke College campus where the Maroons host number one ranked and unbeaten Hampden-Sydney. The Tigers are trying to sew up the ODAC regular season title, but Roy Stanley says their fans are still hungry for a national title.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="With only....]
[SUPER=03-Lexington/January 26; :00]
[SUPER=01-Tony Shaver/Tigers Head Coach; :14]
[SUPER=01-Jeremy Harris/Tigers Center; :27]
[SUPER=@Roy2; :37]
[RUNS=1:12]
[OUT Q=.....news 7 sports."]
(-------------)

((With only four games left in the regular season, Hampden-Sydney is still facing the question of winning a national championship.
The Tigers made it to the title game last year only to come up short.)) ((TONY SHAVER/TIGERS HEAD COACH:)) ((JEREMY HARRIS/TIGERS CENTER:)) ((Well, the tigers have handled the pressure. Four seniors from that team graduated but at this point in the season Hampden-Sydney is 20 and 0 and ranked number one in the country and number one in the ODAC.)) ((SHAVER:)) ((Hampden-Sydney faces another big challenge this weekend when the Tiger's visit Roanoke college.
The Tigers beat the Maroons January 29-th by 16. Roy Stanley news 7 sports.))
(------------)




[S-VMI]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=VMI]


The VMI Keydets finaly released their list of football signings this afternoon. The official list has VMI signing four players including former Heritage high school linebacker Derek Screen. VMI also is suppoded to get one of the top linemen in the state of West Virginia in six-four 270 pound San Brown from James Monroe high school.

[S-Golf]


[ANCHOR=mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-46 15647TC]
[GRAPHIC=PGA]


It took two days to complete, but the first round of the Pebble Beach National Pro Am is over.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Pebble Beach, CA/USA; :00]

High winds and rain forced the first round to be suspended yesterday, but when the first 18 holes were finished today Tiger Woods was back in the hunt for his sxith straight tour victory. He finshed with a 68, two off the lead. That is shared by David Duval, Vijay Singh and Nitah Begay. They are all at six under par 66. Round two is set for tomorrow.
(------------)


[S-Heart]


[ANCHOR=MIke]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-60 ]
[GRAPHIC=LINDSEY]


If you think back to around Christmas Time last year, you may remember the story of former UVa lineman Mark Lindsey. He's a 260 pounder from Richdmond, who never was able to play a single down for the Cavs after doctors discovered he had a rare heart disease, known as cardio miopathy, where the heart ages much quicker than the rest of the body.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Charlottesville; :00]

He spent 7 months confined to a hospital room in Charliottesville tethered to a machine that kept his heart pumping. He nearly died three different times. But last month he got a new heart from an 18 year old donor.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=It was just...]
[SUPER=01-Mark Lindsey/Former UVa Football Player; :00]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=...completely normal."]
(------------)
[VO-NAT con't]

Lindsey says his confinement in that hospital room, gave him a greater appreciation for the many things each of us take for granted everyday.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=BITE]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=...you know ha ha!]
(----------------)
[talent=mike]
[graphic=lindsey]

Mark Lindsey recently went home with his new heart, and his reception to the new organ and his progress continue to be outstanding.



[Close-ID]


[ANCHOR=]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=]
(Weekday 6 only)
SUPER=x4032; e-mail/Most Watched/Copyright/WEEKDAYS
SUPER=x4033; Fax/Most Watched/Copyright/WEEKDAYS
(Weekend 6 only)

SUPER=x4031; Fax/Copyright/WEEKENDS [SUPER=x4030; e-mail/Copyright/WEEKENDS]