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[TALENT=Keith]

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A couple of hundred independent truckers assemble in WESTERN Virginia- -ready to roll into D-C tomorrow to protest the high cost of fuel.
We've got a LIVE report from White's Truck Stop in just a moment, some hard numbers on prices at the pump.
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And Donnkenny shuts down plants in Floyd and Grayson- -we've got the reason for the decision that puts 270 workers OUT of work.

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[ANCHOR=Mike]
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Tonight on News 7 sports, the Steam rolls out its turf for the upcoming season. March Madness is no longer just a bracket, the games are ready to begin.
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And Pete Gillen hopes his Cavs are ready tonight as they open the NIT against Georgetown.
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Another storm system is headed our way producing rain first, then sharply colder temperatures for the weekend. [open]
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
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[WRITER=ejo]
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Gas prices set new records ... way above anything we seen before.
Truckers congregate in I-81, heading for a protest rally in Washington.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]

Good evening, I'm Keith Humphry.

[Gas-Prices]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=99-58 1:28:56]
[GRAPHIC=Gas Prices, Record High]


Gasoline prices are the highest they've ever been... fueled by BIG increases. In Virginia, they rose 17 cents last month alone.
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[VO-NAT]


The Triple-A reports the average price of self-serve regular in Virginia is now a dollar-48 a gallon, a record high.
That represents a jump of 57-cents since LAST March, a record one-year increase.
The nationwide average is a dollar-54, and that is 16 cents higher than the old record.
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[Truckers]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=Live]
[GRAPHIC=Gas Prices, Record High]


The rising cost of fuel is one reason independent truckers are heading to Washington.
They'll rally their tomorrow in search of some relief from a truckload of problems that threaten their livelihoods.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Joe/Starlink]


Joe Dashiell is at White's Truck Stop in Rockbridge County, where a convoy of concerns arrived late this afternoon.
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[Other-States]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=ejo]
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Average gas prices are a little higher in nearby states.
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[VO-NAT]


The Triple-A puts it at a dollar-50 in North Carolina .. one-54 in West Virginia.
The cheapest state in the country: Georgia at a dollar-43.
The most expensive: Nevada, where it's one-77.
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[Donnkenny]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=99-60 1:28:45]
[GRAPHIC=Layoffs]

270 people will lose their jobs this spring when two textiles plants close in our area. Donnkenny, which makes women's sportswear, is closing plants in Floyd and Grayson Counties. The Wytheville operations center will stay open.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Tina/Newsroom]


Tina Tenret is in our newsroom to show us this company and local workers, are in trouble.
[Live=Tinal/Newsroom]
[SUPER=@Tina1;]

Keith, the Securities Exchange Commission has sued Donnkenny twice for fraud and illegal insider trading . Last year the company paid more than five million dollars to settle a class action lawsuit. Closing these two Virginia plants will save four million dollars according to the company -- but it also leaves places like Floyd County gasping for air.
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[SUPER=03-Floyd Co.; :00]
[SUPER=01-George Nester/Floyd Co. Administrator; :13]
[SUPER=01-Virginia Aldridge/Laid Off Employee; :40 QUICK!!! ]
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Donnkenny was Floyd's second largest private employer. The plant's closing will punch a big hole in Floyd County's economy.
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[SOT 14:01:29]
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((THE TAX PART IS NOT AS BAD AS THE IMPACT OF LOSING WAGES THE EMPLOYEES HAD TO PUT BACK IN THE COMMUNITY.))
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Already -- almost half of Floyd's workers commute outside the county for work. So where are these 125 people going to find a job?
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((ONE OF THE THINGS THAT'S REALLY A HANDICAP, SO MUCH OF OUR LABOR MARKET IS REALLY SKILLED IN THE SEWING AND TEXTILES INDUSTRY. BUTT BUTT BUTT GOING BACK TO WASH DISHES AND LOOKING FORWARD FOR IT.))
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The county will start retraining these workers and recruiting new industry -- but that takes time. And of course, so does the emotional healing.
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((WE WAS ONE BIG HAPPY FAMILY AND IT'S A SHAME THIS FAMILY'S GOTTA BREAK UP. BUTT BUTT BUTT A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE VERY UPSET, A LOT OF HEARTS WERE BROKEN.))
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[Live=Tina Full/Newsroom]

This company is desperately clinging to its spot on the NASDAQ -- but it might have to convert every four shares to one share just to keep its value above a dollar.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Tina/Newsroom]
Donnkenny closed its Christiansburg and Lee County plants two years ago. [Tease#1]
[ANCHOR=Keith]
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A guilty plea to school bomb threats. Still ahead on News 7, a teenager awaits his sentence.
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And if you thought the "Drought of 99" was over ...
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((WELL THERE'S JUST NO RAIN IT'S GOING TO BE LOW))
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Watch out if you go boating in THIS lake.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
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[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=99-51 1:56:46]
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What used to be just a foolish prank is now getting some Lynchburg students in serious trouble.
Today, another teenager pled guilty to phoning in bomb threats to two Hill City schools.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Steve/Microwave]


Steve Smallshaw is in our Lynchburg Newsroom. What are the consequences this young man faces, Steve?
[Live=Steve Full/Microwave]
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Keith, if he were an adult, he'd be looking at up to forty years in prison, but as a juvenile he'll likely spend an indefinite amount of time in a detention center.
Either way, authorities hope prosecuting these cases will put a stop to the rash of bomb threats Lynchburg has seen the past month.
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(( The threats started February 17th with a call to E.C. Glass High School.. the school was evacuated, students diverted and classes delayed while police searched for a bomb that wasn't there.
A few days later it was Heritage High School.. bomb threats on two different days with the same results.
Two juvenile girls were arrested in that case, but it didn't stop this 15- year- old boy from phoning in four bomb threats to Dunbar Middle School and E.C. Glass High School earlier this month.
Educators and police say it's time students learned that crime doesn't pay.
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((JAMES MCCORMICK/LYNCHBURG SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT: THEY NEED TO UNDERSTAND THERE ARE OTHER ACTIVITIES OUT THERE TO WHICH THEY CAN APPLY THEIR TALENTS AND THEIR SKILLS, AND AS YOU ACQUIRE TALENTS AND SKILLS, YOU WORK AT BEING THE BEST PERSON YOU CAN BE. IT'S UNFORTUNATE THAT YOUNG PEOPLE HAVE TO PUT THEMSELVES IN PERSONAL JEOPARDY AND IN FACT PUT A COMMUNITY IN POTENTIAL JEOPARDY.))
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All three students arrested in these cases are undergoing psychiatric evaluations before they're sentenced next month.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Steve/Microwave]


The mother of the young man in court today says she has "no" idea why he did it. Keith?

[Cochran]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
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The case against a man charged with killing two sisters in Grayson County will go to a grand jury.
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John Cochran is accused of capital murder and arson in the deaths of Ila and Inez Edwards of Galax.
The two women were found dead after their house was set on fire last fall.
At today's preliminary hearing, authorities testified that the Edwards sisters were beaten to death with a blunt object.
A lab report said their blood was found on Cochran's shoes.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
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A 95-year old widow- -in danger of losing her home to foreclosure- -won't get any help from federal court.
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Grace Smith borrowed 52-thousand dollars from Salem Bank and Trust, but she says her nephew, Ron Gravely, was the one who got the money.
She's stuck with a 543-dollar monthly payment and faces a balloon payment of 47-thousand dollars or she stands to lose her home.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
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Smith sued her nephew and the bank for racketeering, but Judge Jackson Kiser dismissed the case today.
The judge laid some of the blame on her lawyer, but Judge Kiser also said "there is no suggestion that this is Sa

lem Bank's 'regular way of doing business.' "[Stocks]


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New life for "Old Economy" stocks today. [TAKE DOW, NASDAQ & BLOOMBERG PAGE ]
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The Dow rocketed 320 points upward, but NASDAQ fell 124. The Bloomberg-News 7 local index rose three points.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=99-57 1:15:06]
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The drought isn't over .. at least not in some places.
Philpott Lake has still not recovered from last year's dry spell.
This year looks bleak for the lake, and the many people who use it, unless there's a lot of rain before summer.
Surae Chinn has the dry details.
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It's a picture perfect view. Philpott lake is a treasure in the outskirts of Henry County. One million visitors come here every year to fish, camp, swim, and just enjoy. Leon Cannaday fishes at least once a week. But he's noticed the lake has hit troubled times.
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((LEON CANNADAY/FISHERMAN: YOU'VE GOT SOME PLACES THAT ARE SHALLOW. YOU HAVE TO WATCH FOR THE OUTER POINTS. DON'T RUN INTO IT.))
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The US Army Corps of Engineers is concerned too, that the levels are nearly 15 feet below normal.
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((CARL SMITH/OPERATIONS PROJECT MANAGER: BECAUSE OF SMALL AMOUNT OF RAIN, INFLOW IS DOWN AND THAT EQUATES TO A LOW POOL))
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It's a low pool that stretches for miles. The water should reach the foot of those trees. The situation has forced 8 out of 12 docks to close. And forced the rest to move.
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((SURAE CHINN/REPORTING: SOME FORECASTERS ARE PREDICTING A DRY SUMMER. LAKE OFFICIALS SAY IF THAT'S THE CASE THAN THINGS MIGHT GET WORSE BEFORE THEY GET BETTER. AND THAT'S BAD NEWS FOR PEOPLE WHO USE THE LAKE FOR RECREATIONAL PURPOSES.))
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((LEON CANNADAY/FISHERMAN: I'M SURE IT'S GOING TO HURT THE SWIMMING. JUST ABOUT OUT OF THE WATER.))
(nats of leon's boat)

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This lake that man made has to rely solely on mother nature to recover. Surae Chinn, News 7, at Philpott Lake.
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[Bedford-Sheriff]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=99-53 1:55:34]
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A Bedford County deputy is being credited with helping prevent a possible tragedy earlier this month.
Deputy Preston Reynolds was patrolling near Smith Mountain Lake when he found a four- year- old girl walking along the road alone.
The girl had wandered off from her home where her grandparents had fallen asleep while caring for her.
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[VO-NAT]
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Reynolds was honored for his quick thinking in a ceremony today.
Sheriff Mike Brown recalled a similar case in Nelson County last month where 8- year- old Jackie Holden died after getting lost in the woods.
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[ANCHOR=MIke]
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Coming your way tonight on News 7 sports, UVa is less than an hour away from its tip off with Georgetown. We'll set the viewing pattern for the tip-off of March Madness tomorrow.
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And the folks at the Roanoke Civic Center rolled out the green carpet for the Steam this morning as their inaugural season draws closer.
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[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-64 2:17]
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The Virginia men's basketball team opens the NIT tonight at University Hall against Georgetown. The game is drawing a lot of interest. Seven thousand, 600 tickets had been sold by 4:30 today. The Hoyas have come on strong at season's end, recently beating Syracuse. The Cavaliers must be focused on their Big East foe, not their missed date in the big dance.
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((PETE GILLEN/UVA BASKETBALL COACH:HONESTLY, WE HAD SOME CHANCES. AFTER THE CAROLINA WIN WE SLIPPED UP AGAINST SOME GOOD TEAMS BUT GOOD TEAMS WE COULD HAVE WON. WE LOST TWO IN A ROW, WE HAD A BIG WIN OVER MARYLAND AND N.C STATE WAS A FINE TEAM THAT BEAT US IN THE ACC TOURNAMENT. SO WE HAD SOME CHANCES BUT I WAS PROUD OF OUR TEAM. WE WON 19 GAMES AGAINST DIVISION ONE TEAMS. 9-7 IN THE LEAGUE IS GREAT AND UNFORTUNATELY WE DIDN'T MAKE THE THING. I THINK WE DESERVED IT BUT I'M SURE A LOT OF OTHER TEAMS FEEL THE SAME.))
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[ANCHOR=Mike]
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[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=SP-49 tc 1:55:14]
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The Virginia Tech women's basketball team is asking for your help.
The Hokies are hosting Georgia State in the first game of the NIT Tournament tomorrow at 7.
If Tech wins and outdraws the Maryland-Georgetown game, the Hokies will host a second round game on Saturday.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=two teams ]

((BONNIE HENRICKSON/VA TECH HEAD COACH: TWO TEAM THAT LIKE TO RUN SHOULD BE AN EXCITING BRAND OF BASKETBALL. NEITHER TEAM WILL BE WALKING IT UP THE COURT. AND THAT'S A BRAND OF BASKETBALL KIDS LOVE TO PLAY AND FANS LOVE TO WATCH AND THERE'S NOTHING ELSE GOING ON AROUND HERE. NO ONE ELSE IS PLAYING SO WE REALLY NEED OUR FANS' HELP.))
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Tickets are eight dollars for adults and four for students.




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[ANCHOR=Mike]
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The NCAA March Madness finally tips off tomorrow right here on Your Hometown Station.
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[WIPE TO PINNACLE 7511] The first round hoopla begins at Noon with Kentucky and St. Bonaventure. That game will be followed by Samford trying to slay Syracuse.
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[WIPE TO PINNACLE 7512] Tomorrow night Maryland and Iona hook up at 7:55 to start the evening session. That game will be followed by St. John's doing battle with Northern Arizona.
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[WIPE TO PINNACLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON 7513] Friday, things get started with the Tennessee Volunteers and Louisiana - Lafayette at 12:20. Then it's U-Conn and Utah State rounding out the afternoon session.
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[WIPE TO PINNACLE FRIDAY NIGHT 7514] The night grouping should attract plenty of local attnetion as North Carolina matches up with Missouri at 7:55 and then the Duke Blue Devils meet Lamar at ten.
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[S-STEAM]


[ANCHOR=MIKE]
[NEWSCAST=SIX]
[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=sp-53 tc 1:51:38]
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Imagining football in the Roanoke Civic Center just got a little bit easier.
The Roanoke Steam and the Civic Center unveiled the Arena Football field this afternoon.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


It's not quite complete, nets still need to be put up by the goal post and some of the "turf" still needs to be laid, but you can get the idea.
What you see is the latest in indoor turf technology.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=it's probably]

((PETE SHAW/ROANOKE STEAM HEAD COACH: IT'S PROBABLY ABOUT AN INCH OF TOUGH RUBBERIZED SURFACE. THIS IS A BRAND NEW FIELD SYSTEM AND IF THE DASHER-BOARDS ARE AT HIP LEVEL YOU CAN GET FLIPPED OVER THE BOARDS EVEN MORE SO, HERE THEY CAN JUST JUMP OVER INTO SOMEONE'S LAP.))
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[VO-NAT]


The Steam management also announced the signing of Derrick McBride, who was on the Dallas Cowboys' practice squad last season and will play wide receiver and linebacker for the Steam.
Former Tech quarterback Al Clark and Lord Botetourt and UVA standout Elton Toliver are some of the other notables.
Spring camp opens Friday.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=it's a different]

((ELTON TOLIVER/STEAM FULLBACK-LINBACKER: IT'S A DIFFERENT KIND OF FOOTBALL FEEL. BUT YOU STILL START TO GET THAT URGE. YOU STILL START TO FEEL THE BUTTERFLIES AND YOU THINK ABOUT IT. I'M STARTING TO GET THAT URGE AND FEEL OF BUTTERFLIES AGAIN.))
[SUPER=01-Elton Toliver/Steam Fullback & Linebacker;]
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[ANCHOR=MIke]
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[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-56 144068TC]
[GRAPHIC=NBA]


Finally, we close with a story that transcends sports. Last night in San Antonio, Sean Elliott became the
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-San Antonio, TX/Fox; :00]

first professional athlete in any sport to return to action after undergoing a kidney transplant. Besides all the fans who wanted to witness his comeback - 46 family members were in attendance including his brother Noel, who gladly donated the kidney last August. He started the game and played five minutes and he was anything but tentative.
[SUPER=32-Atlanta/79/San Antonio/94/Elliott - Two Points;]

He came back in the third quarter and brought the crowd to its feet with this thunderous flying slam. The Spurs beat Atlanta 94-to-79 and Elliott provided thousands with a shot of inspiration.
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[IN Q=I MET...]

((SEAN ELLIOTT/SAN ANTONIO FORWARD:))
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
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[WRITER=chr]
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If your new car has had problems since you bought it, the lemon law could protect you.
[Double Boxes=Keith & Jean/Newsroom]

Jean Jadhon's in the newsroom tonight with more.
[Live=Jean Full/Newsroom]
[SUPER=@Jean1;]


We told you yesterday about a local woman...
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[VO-NAT]

who's making a statement with what she calls a lemon of a car.
If your car has had serious defects within 18 months after you buy it - you could have it replaced, or even receive your money back.
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[Live=Jean Full/Newsroom]


Tonight on News 7 at 11, we'll tell you some of your rights,
[Double Boxes=Keith & Jean/Newsroom]

if you've purchased a "lemon."



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