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Coming up on News 7-
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[VO-NAT]


Just a few moments and we'll have the live drawing of tonight's Big Game numbers.
One area government may put a policy in place that bans discrimination of gays.
And this is what it looks like when a warehouse full of alcohol catches fire.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 is next.

[Drawing]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[GRAPHIC=Big Game Record Jackpot]


The moment millions have been waiting for is here-- the chance to win the biggest lottery jackpot in U-S history.


Some 350 million dollars is up for grabs and folks have been buying tickets like crazy.
We go live now to Atlanta Georgia for the official drawing. [TAKE DRAWING LIVE]
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[Big-Game]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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If your ticket didn't match the winning numbers, just remember you're not alone. The odds of winning the 350 million dollar jackpot were one in 76 million.
But those odds didn't keep hopeful lottery winners from coming out today.
[Double Boxes=Jean and Kate/Microwave]


Kate Weidaw is at the Texaco Food Mart in Roanoke County tonight where ticket sales have died down, but that wasn't the case earlier?
[Live= Kate/Microwave]
[SUPER=@Kate1]
[SUPER=05-Roanoke Co.]


They weren't seeing lines out the door but workers are certainly exhausted from the constant stream of people coming in.
Many were dreaming of what it would be like to see the winning numbers on their Big Game ticket tonight.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;:00]
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[OUT Q=your bucks on Friday.]

(([NAT SOUND LOTTO MACHINE] [RUNS05]
The dream of winning 350 million dollars is in the hands of this machine.

[SOT 5:02:11]
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((WE GOT A LOT OF PEOPLE COMING IN SAYING WE NEVER PLAYED BEFORE SO A LOT OF PEOPLE WHO NEVER PLAYED BEFORE ARE PLAYING NOW.))
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[RUNS05]
The strategies for picking numbers were pretty basic.

[SOT 4:55:43]
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((BIRTHDAYS, ANNIVERSARIES, STUFF LIKE THAT.))
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The big question is what would you do with 350 million dollars?

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((RETIRE EARLY AND START WORKING ON RACE CARS.))
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((I'D HELP MY FAMILY AND ALL THE PEOPLE WHO NEED IT.))
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[SOT 5:03:52]
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((I TOLD MY KIDS I'D GIVE THEM 11 DOLLARS EACH THEY ASKED ME WHAT I WAS GOING TO DO SO I SAID I WOULD GIVE THEM THAT MUCH. KATE: DID THEY CALL YOU CHEAP? : NO THEY WERE JUST HOLLERING WHEN I LEFT.))
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And remember if no one picked the winning numbers tonight, you'll have another chance to bet your bucks on Friday.))
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[SUPER=05-Roanoke Co.]


If someone does pick tonights winning numbers they'll have a choice of taking a lump sum of 178 million before taxes
[Double Boxes= Jean/Kate Microwave]

or 13 point 5 million a year for 26 years.

[Numbers]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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In case you missed them...
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[TAKE FULL SCREEN BOARD] here are those winning numbers again.
They are... and gold money ball .
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[School-Closing]


[ANCHOR=JEan]
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A construction accident means no classes tomorrow for some middle school students.
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[TAKE FULL SCREEN BOARD]
Construction workers severed a gas line at Peterstown Middle School in Monroe County, West Virginia.
That means no classes tomorrow for students there.
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[Gay-Benefits]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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Lynchburg city council has voted DOWN a proposal that would have banned discriminating against gays and lesbians in the city's personnel policy.
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[VO-NAT]
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The proposal drew an overflow crowd to council chambers tonight as nearly three dozen people spoke out both in favor and against it.
The hearing evolved into a ninety- minute debate over the morality of homosexuality.
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[SOT 13:30:32-:45 #1//13:55:00-:08 #2// 13:44:04-:16 #1// 13:52:18-:29 #2]
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[SUPER=01-Bill Connelly/Gay Activist; :00]
[SUPER=01-Stephanie Doty/Supports Change; :14]
[SUPER=01-Scott Tschetter/Opposes Change; :23]
[SUPER=01-David Lytle/Opposes Change; :36]
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[OUT Q=choices people make.]
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[VO-NAT]


The final vote was 4- to- 2 against the changes.
Several council members noted that Virginia's Attorney General has ruled that such a change is illegal and unenforceable.
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[National-Forests]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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The National Forest Service wants to keep roads out of some 43-million acres nationwide.
The Sierra Club says that's good, but more can be done.
Though a ban on road-building makes logging more difficult according to the Sierra Club, the plan doesn't ban logging completely.
The proposal released today
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=@file;]

would keep roads from being built in some 414-thousand acres of the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests.
The Forest Service will hold two meetings about the plan in Roanoke-- the first on May 22 and a public hearing on June 20.
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[McCain-Bush]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jja]
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They bought a bitter primary battle but today Senator John McCain officially endorsed George W. Bush-
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((I ENDORSE GEORGE BUSH. I ENDORSE GEORGE BUSH. I ENDORSE GEORGE BUSH... BUSH: I ENTHUSIASTICALLY ACCEPT!))
[SUPER=01-Sen. John McCain/(R) Arizona;]
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[OUT Q=enthusiastically accept.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA]


Governor Bush has yet to announce who his running mate will be.
However it's quite obvious it won't be McCain.
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[SOT 15:01:15]
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((GEORGE W. BUSH/R-PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: I ASKED HIS ADVICE ABOUT THE VICE PRESIDENT.)) ((SEN. JOHN MCCAIN/R- ARIZONA: AND I ASKED THAT I NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR VICE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.))
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[OUT Q=SUPPORTED ME IN THIS.]
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[VO-NAT]


While a truce has been called, these two will likely never see eye to eye on critical issues such as campaign finance reform and tax cuts.
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[China-Trade]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=Net]
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People in this region know cheap foreign labor can mean a loss of local jobs.
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[VO-NAT]


Now a proposal in Washington could bring free trade with China-
Some manufacturers say that'll cost American jobs.
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[SOT 16:56:26]
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((JUDY COGGINS/PLANT MANAGER: WE JUST CAN'T COMPETE WITH THOSE PRICES.))
[SUPER=01-Judy Coggins/Plant Manager; quick!]
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[OUT Q=with those prices.]
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[VO-NAT]


Today President Clinton brought in the big guns-- to make the point that Free trade with China is long overdue.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=16:56:39]

((A NEGATIVE VOTE IN CONGRESS ON THIS WILL BE A SERIOUS SETBACK.)) [BUTT TO 16:55: ] ((WE WANT CHINA'S ECONOMIC REFORM TO SUCCEED.))
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[OUT Q=TO SUCCEED.]
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[VO-NAT]


The White House hopes opening up the markets to U-S businesses will help promote economic development and more individual rights in China.
Actress Goldie Hawn is among a collection of vocal critics.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=14:58:29]

((GOLDIE HAWN/ACTRESS: I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH HUMAN RIGHTS POLICIES IN CHINA. I HAVE NO REASON TO BELIEVE THEY WILL FULFILL THEIR PROMISES.))
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Congress is expected to vote on the agreement soon.
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[Distillery-Fire]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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You could call it a wild fire- but this blaze isn't in the wilderness.
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[Super=X5045 (starts FX)]
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It's a huge at a Wild Turkey distillery near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky-
The bourbon inside made it tough for firefighters to control.
The warehouse contains between 15 and 20-thousand barrels- each filled with about 53 gallons of bourbon.
Flames shot about 200 feet into the air-
The burning alcohol flowed downhill catching the nearby woods and a water plant on fire.
Two firefighters were taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion- No word on what sparked the blaze.
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[Tease1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


A former govenor may be going to prison.
Find out why when News 7 at Eleven Returns.
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[VO-NAT]


And parents plead for justice in a Roanoke drunk driving case.
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[Sports-Preview]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
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((THIS IS DENISE ALLEN IN THE NEWS 7 SPORTS DEPARTMENT: THE FLYERS DECK THE PENGUINS. THE NBA PLAYOFFS ARE HEATING UP IN MIAMI. THE AVALANCHE AND INDIANS BATTLE IN SALEM, A LORD BOTETOURT GOLFER RECEIVES A 16-THOUSAND DOLLAR SCHOLARSHIP. AND MIKE STEVENS TRACKS DOWN JUNIOR IN CHARLOTTE. THOSE STORIES AND MORE IN JUST A FEW MINUTES.))

[Sayers]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=00-15 TC15:34]
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A drunk driver who claimed three lives last Fall will serve 16 years in prison.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


The sentencing hearing for Timothy Sayers was filled with emotion, even before the ashes of one of the victims were placed on the witness stand.
Mary Beth Deaner said she learned how badly her son was mangled in the wreck only from attending court hearings in Sayer's case.
Each parent expressed- -or tried to express- -something like what Christy Smith's father said.
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[SOT #1 @ 3:30:05]
[IN Q=There hasn't been]

((THERE HASN'T BEEN A DAY SINCE OCTOBER 1st THAT I HAVEN'T CRIED OVER CHRISTY. I DON'T KNOW HOW LONG IT'S GOING TO BE BEFORE I EVER GET OVER THIS.))
[SUPER=01-William Smith/Victim's Father]
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[OUT Q=get over this.]
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[VO-NAT]


Sayers had been using cocaine. His blood- alcohol level was twice the legal limit. The car was traveling between 80 and 100 miles an hour when it struck a tree on Hershberger Road.
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((I HAVE LEARNED A LESSON FROM THIS. I HAVEN'T TOUCHED A DROP OF ALCOHOL SINCE THIS. I CAN'T EVEN STAND TO LOOK AT IT.))
[SUPER=01-Tim Sayers/Drunk Driver]
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[OUT Q=look at it..]
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[VO-NAT]


Judge Jonathan Apgar fined Sayers one thousand dollars and sent him to prison for 16 years.
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[Mize]


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A 14-year old Henry County victim has some closure today after her uncle shot her one year ago.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Henry Co.]


A judge sentenced 47-year old William Edward "Billy" Mize to 51 years in prison for shooting his niece, Amanda Fackler, in the face.
The incident left Amanda blind and with lead poisoning.
She says it's been a long journey and knows there are more challenges to come.
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[SOT 1:50:15]
[IN Q=I'm nervous]

((AMANDA FACKLER/VICTIM: I'M NERVOUS, BUT I'M READY TO GO ON AND LIVE MY LIFE.))
[SOT 1:53:41]

((WANDA MIZE/VICTIM'S MOTHER: SHE ASKS ME QUESTIONS WHY HE DID IT. I DON'T HAVE THOSE ANSWERS. I DON'T KNOW. I CAN'T GIVE THAT WHAT SHE NEEDS AND THAT'S THE REASON WHY? AND I TOLD HER SHE PROBABLY WILL NEVER WILL KNOW BUT SHE JUST HAS TO MAKE THE BEST SHE CAN MAKE OUT OF HER LIFE.))
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[VO-NAT]


The family is pleased with the sentence because it's almost a life sentence for the 47 year old uncle.
Amanda wishes to become a Braille teacher.
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[Reynolds]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=don]
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In another Henry County case ... a man will serve 16 years in prison for a store robbery that turned deadly.
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[VO-NAT]


Lawrence David Reynolds admitted robbing three women at a convenience store in Axton last year.
[SUPER=03-Henry Co./April 1999;]


Reynolds and his co-defendant William Lemayne Murphy say they were in the getaway car while Michael Ramey robbed the store and killed a clerk.
Ramey is charged with capital murder and will stand trial in October.
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[LA-Gov]


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[WRITER=jja]
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The verdict is guilty for former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Baton Rouge, LA]


He and his son were convicted of racketeering and fraud.
They were accused of extorting hundreds of thousands of dollars from businessmen applying for riverboat casino licenses.
Edwards could face 20 years or more in prison.
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[Elderly-Abuse]


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[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sch]
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A group of citizens is accusing Henry-Martinsville Social Services of not responding fast enough when an elderly woman was left dying in her home.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville;]


The small group gathered at the front steps of the Martinsville Municipal Building this afternoon.
They're calling for a state investigation into social services.
Police records show the agency waited 20 days before removing 75 year old Elizabeth Stolbun from her home.
The victim's husband and son face criminal charges.
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[SOT 15:25:48]
[IN Q=I think everyone]

((MICHELE SMITH/CONCERNED CITIZENS: WE OURSELVES WILL ONE DAY BE IN THAT POSITION WE MIGHT BE DEPENDENT ON PEOPLE TO TAKE CARE OF US. WHEN PEOPLE TREAT US LIKE THIS WE AGENCIES TO NOT LET US DOWN. IT'S OFTEN OUR LAST RESORT.))
[SUPER=01-Michele Smith/Concerned Citizen;]
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[OUT Q=our last resort.]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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The social services' director, Joyce Martin, says it would not be in the best interest of the agency to speak about the case since it is ongoing.
She would only say the incident was unfortunate and the facts will play out in court.
[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Still ahead on the newcast, Roanoke city council prepares to fill the late Jim Trout's seat-- at least temporarily.
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[VO-NAT]


And they're getting ready for Friday's battle for the Miss Universe title.
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[City-Budget]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[TAPE#=00-12 TC39:43]
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Roanoke City council today approved a 184- million dollar spending plan.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


The new budget includes additional funds for schools and more money for pay raises-- but does NOT include a tax rate increase.
This afternoon-- city council also agreed to meet Monday to appoint someone to fill the vacancy left by councilman Jim Trout's recent death.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=I invite]

((DAVID BOWERS/ROANOKE MAYOR: I INVITE CITIZENS OF ROANOKE TO SUBMIT BY LETTER TO THE MAYOR'S OFFICE, E-MAIL, THEY CAN MAKE PHONE CALLS TO US OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS WHO THEY MIGHT LIKE TO HAVE TO SERVE ON CITY COUNCIL FOR THIS SHORT TIME.))
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[OUT Q=short time.]
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The person appointed would serve on council until the end of June.

[Miss-Universe]


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Before the bright lights it's the big rehearsal for the Miss Universe pageant.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=16:36:12]

((NOW CIRCLE... START RUNNING. GO.))
[SUPER=03-Nicosia, Cyprus;]
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[OUT Q=start running go.]
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[VO-NAT]


This is a behind the scenes look as women- some with hair in scarves and curlers- get ready for the 49th annual Pageant.
70 contestants are going through their paces to prepare- as Kenny the floor manager keeps it all going.
Lynette Cole is Miss U-S-A.. from Columbia Tennessee.
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[SOT 16:36:49]
[IN Q=]

((LYNETTE COLE/MISS USA: HE IS A LIFE SAVER, MANY TIMES HE'S A LIFESAVER, MAKING YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE AND RELAXED... AND HE'S LIKE OKAY HERE, STOP YOU KNOW.. MOVE OVER.))
[SUPER=01-Lynette Cole/Miss U.S.A.;]
[RUNS=11]
[OUT Q=YOU TO MOVE OVER.]
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[VO-NAT]


The United Nations is at the pageant hoping to recruit women to work for women's health and welfare.
The pageant airs Friday night here on your hometown station.
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[S-Extra]


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[TAPE#=extra point sp-71 tc 12:12]
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Coming up, playoff action from the ice and the hardwood, the Avalanche try to lengthen their win streak and Mike Stevens catches up with Little E at the Lowes Motor Speedway.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=75-Charlottesville/Last Season;]


Now our extra point.
UVA forward Chris Williams is among 30 players trying out for a spot on the U.S.A Basketball World Championship for Young Men Qualifying Team.
Tryouts are later this month.
The 6'7" Williams led Virginia in scoring with 15.5 points a game as a sophomore.
Williams was a member of the '99 USA Basketball Men's Junior World Championship team that earned a silver medal.
Here are the boards.
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[S-Salem]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
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[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=sp-66 tc 18:39]
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The Indians and the Avalanche battled it out once again last night the second game of a three game series between the two teams at Salem Memorial field.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Indians vs. Avalanche;]


The Avalanche gave Mugsy a shower and hoped Kinston would end up all washed up at the end of the night.
Salem won Monday night with hot bats early. And last night they found the power again. Kevin Burford sets up the score with this triple in the bottom of the second.
Matt Holliday up next, gets the RBI. Burford comes home from third and the Avalanche takes the lead.
[super=37-Kinston/12/Salem/8/12 Innings;]


Burford and Holliday team up for another run but the Indians send this one into extra innings and beat the Avalanche 12 to 8 in 12 innings.
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[S-NHL]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=SP-62 tc 41:41]
[GRAPHIC=NHL]


The Philadelphia Flyers survived the Penguins to advance in the hunt for the Stanley Cup.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/Fox Sports-NHL;]


Philly's center Keith Primeau was carried off the ice on a stretcher after a hard check by Pittsburgh's Bob Boughner in the first minute of last night's game. He was taken to a hospital for precautionary reasons.
The Flyers went on the power play and Mark Recchi starts the scoring off, one-nothing Philadelphia in the first.
[super=34-Philadelphia/2/Pittsburgh/1;]


The Penguins seemed dead in the water, then in the middle of the third period Rene Corbet ignites Pittsburgh. But the Flyers held on to win it two to one and will meet the New Jersey Devils next.
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[S-Holliday]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-63 35:49]
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The Don Holliday Memorial Golf Tournament tees off Saturday June 24th at Countryside.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00]


This morning, Lord Botetourt senior Drew Arney received the 16 thousand dollar Don Holliday Memorial Scholarship.
Each year, for the next four years, four thousand dollars will go towards paying his college tuition at Longwood, where he intends to play golf.
Arney will graduate from Botetourt in June with over a 3.0 grade point average. He is a two time all Blue Ridge district first teamer and captained the Cavaliers wrestling team.
He also volunteers at the Botetourt Country Club kids golf clinics and works under Chip Sullivan at Ashley Plantation.
The honor caught him off guard.
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[S-NBA]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=SP-61 tc 1:33:06]
[GRAPHIC=NBA playoffs]


In the NBA, the Knicks evened up its best of seven series with the Heat by beating Miami on its home court last night.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Miami, FL/MSG-NBA;]


It was a close game through three quarters, Jamal Mashburn led the Heat he wins the battle here and had 25 on the night.
New York pulled away in the fourth, Allan Houston gets a look and downs the long jumper for the Knicks.
[super=33-New York/82/Miami/76;]


At one time New York led by 18 in the final period. The Knicks finally putback the Heat and tie the series with the 82--to-76 win.
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[S-Charlotte]


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[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=SP-68 2310TC]
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Dale Earnhardt Junior picked up his second win this season last week in Richmond. This week - he's been working toward his third. Mike Stevens caught up with the rookie phenom in Charlotte.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=first audio]
[SUPER=03-Concord, NC; :00]
[SUPER=01-Dale Earnhardt, Jr./Two Wins In 2000; :34]
[SUPER=01-Tony Eury, Sr./Earnhardt's Crew Chief; 1:35]
[SUPER=@mike1; 1:50]
[RUNS=2:00]
[OUT Q=...NEWS 7 SPORTS."]
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[S-Steam]


[ANCHOR=Denise]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=dal]
[TAPE#=sp-64 tc 38:41]

[wipe wipe wipe wipe]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Last Saturday;]

The Steam is back at the Civic Center Saturday, hosting a very talented Jacksonville squad.
Roanoke is still recovering from last weekend's 68-46 loss to Tulsa. It's top two fullback linebackers are injured, including Elton Tolliver who suffered an eye injury and concussion.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Pete Shaw/Steam Head Coach;]
[RUNS=11]
[OUT Q=about to get cut]

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