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[ANCHOR=Jean]

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Coming up on News 7-
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[VO-NAT]


A crash on I-81 throws two teens from the back of a pickup.
Elian Gonzalez' Miami relatives tonight say they will take their case to the U-S Supreme Court.
And their ancestor rose up from slavery to begin the Tuskegee Institute. We'll hear from them.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 is next.

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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[VO-NAT]


The dangers of riding in the bed of a pick-up become all too real-- as two teenagers are killed on Interstate 81.
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[Hollins-Fatal]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#00-30 TC05:57]
[GRAPHIC=81 Deadly Accident]

A Georgia couple with their son and neice in the back of their pickup - got into a deadly accident this afternoon when the trucks tire blew out. The truck swerved across the median, spun around, flipped and stopped in traffic on the other side of the highway.
Tina Tenret has more.
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[SOT]
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00]
[SUPER=01-Paul Wright/Witness; :11]
[SUPER=01-Sgt. Larry Findley/State Police; :45]
[SUPER=@Tina1; :56]
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[OUT Q=Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke County]



[D'ville-Shooting]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=500-07 TC1:01:43]
[GRAPHIC=Shooting]


One man is dead, another wounded after a shootout in Danville.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville;]


It happened shortly before three this afternoon on Sandy Court in front of Bojangles restaurant.
Police say two people were shooting at each other from their vehicles-- both were hit.
One subject was hit in the chest and died, but has not yet been identified.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=HOLD]


The other person involved-- 19-year old Antoine Lamont Stanfield-- was hit in the arm.

[Gore]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Al Gore]


The White House has released the transcript of Vice President Gore's interview with a federal prosecutor- on 1996 campaign fundraising.
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[VO-NAT]
[Super=04-File Tape;]


In the transcript, Gore repeatedly says he didn't know an event at a Buddhist temple was a fund-raiser.
On the campaign trail Gore downplayed questions about fundraising tactics.
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[SOT 20:19:11]
[IN Q=]

((AL GORE: I HAVE TOLD THE TRUTH. I HAVE COOPERATED FULLY. I DON'T WANT PEOPLE TO HAVE THE IMPRESSION THAT I'M HIDING SOMETHING HERE. I AM NOT. I WANT YOU TO SEE IT ALL.))
[SUPER=01-Al Gore/(D) Presidential Candidate;]
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[OUT Q=TO SEE IT ALL. ]
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[VO-NAT]


Gore today ordered the release of the interview transcript.
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[Elian]


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


Elian Gonzalez's Miami relatives will appeal their case to the Supreme Court.
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[VO-NAT]


That word after a Federal Appeals court in Atlanta this afternoon refused to take another look at the case.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=20:12:38]

((ARMANDO GUTIERREZ/RELATIVES' SPOKESMAN: THEY BELIEVE IN GOD. GOD CREATED A MIRACLE SAVING ELIAN FROM THE WATER.. A MIRACLE IN COURT COULD HAPPEN THE COURT WILL UNDERSTAND THIS IS AN IMPORTANT CASE THAT'S WHAT THE SUPREME COURT WAS CREATED FOR.))
[SUPER=01-Armando Gutierrez/Spokesperson for Miami Relatives;]
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[OUT Q=was created for.]
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[VO-NAT]


But if the Supreme Court denies hearing the case- Elian's father could take him back to Cuba as early as next Wednesday.
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[SOT 17:00:11]
[IN Q=]

((GREGORY CRAIG/FATHER'S ATTORNEY:JUAN MIGUEL IS GRATEFUL THAT THE ELEVENT COURT OF APPEALS HAS DENIED THE PETITION AND HAS LIFTED ALL INJECTIONS AS OF WEDNESDAY OF NEXT WEEK.))
[SUPER=01-Gregory Craig/Father's Attorney;]
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[OUT Q=OF NEXT WEEK.]
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[VO-NAT]


For now the earlier ruling stands: that Elian is too young to ask for asylum on his own -- and that the INS was right to decide that only his father should make such a request.
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[Bramblett]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=00-13 TC1:14:43]
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The State supreme court has rejected Earl Bramblett's request for a new trial.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/1997]


A fellow inmate had changed his story- -said he lied when he told the jury Bramblett had admitted "choking the life out" of Teresa Hodges.
She and her husband and their two children were found dead in their Vinton home in 1994.
The court denied Bramblett's appeal last week for a second time.
His attorneys notified the court today that they intend to ask for a rehearing.
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[Martin]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=00-26 TC23:41]
[GRAPHIC=Ed MArtin]


Hundreds gathered to say goodbye to the man who coached football at Danville's George Washington High School.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville;]


Ed Martin died of heart failure on Wednesday. He leaves behind a long history of coaching high school football including 14 years at G-W.
Many close to him say football was his life but his family still came first.
His friends will always remember him.
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[SOT 23:50:29]
[IN Q=I had bypass surgery]

((HARRY JOHNSON/FRIEND: WHEN I HAD BYPASS SURGERY EDDY WAS THE FIRST PERSON TO CALL ME. I CHERISH HIS MEMORY. I'LL NEVER FORGET HIM.))
[SOT 23:57:22]

((ANTHONY WALKER/ASST. FOOTBALL COACH: I WAS HIS FIRST PLAYER AND COACHED FOR HIM. I WILL TAKE THIS REAL HARD FOR AWHILE.))
[SUPER=01-Harry Johnson/Friend; :00]
[SUPER=01-Anthony Walker/Asst. Football Coach; :14]
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[OUT Q=for awhile.]
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[VO-NAT]


Eddy was laid to rest in Rustburg. He was 50 years old.
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[Booker-Reunion]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=00-15 1:07:49]
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A new statue will be added to the Booker T. Washington National Monument this weekend.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


And to celebrate, dozens of Washington's relatives are gathering in the area for a homecoming.
This is the first time a Washington family reunion has been held in Virginia, the birth place of Booker T. Washington.
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[SOT1:00:03]
[IN Q=Not to many of us ]

((CLARENCE WALKER/WASHINGTON RELATIVE: NOT TO MANY OF US BLACK OF FOLKS ARE ABLE TO GO BACK TO WHERE OUR ANCESTORS WERE SLAVES SO WE'RE LOOKING FORWARD TO EXPERIENCE THAT MOMENT))
[SUPER=01-Clarence Walker/Washington Relative]
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[OUT Q=that moment]
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[VO-NAT]

Tomorrow the descendants will head to Franklin County to visit the monument and dedicate the new statue.
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[SOT1:05:37]
[IN Q=I hope the young]

((EDITH WASHINGTON: I HOPE THE YOUNG PEOPLE WILL CARRY FROM THESE REUNIONS THEY FEEL HIS LEGACY AND FEEL OF WHAT HE TAUGHT))
[SUPER=01-Edith Washington/Washington Relative;]
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[OUT Q=he taught]
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[VO-NAT]


Booker T. Washington was an internationally known educator, author, and advisor to several presidents.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=None]


The statue will be unveiled tomorrow at three at the National Monument on Route 122 in Franklin County.
[Tease1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Still ahead on News 7, find out what may have caused the crash that killed John F. Kennedy Junior.
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[VO-NAT]


And two planes collide in the air over Florida.
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[Sports-Preview]


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(( Hey folks, this is Mike Stevens back in the News 7 sports office with details of Shayne Graham's NFL signing. Kyle Petty almost wins the pole at Sonoma tonight, while "carly" turns the Roanoke Horse show upside down. Tyson weighs in

from Scotland, and Charles Haley checks in from Naruna tonight on the Big 7.)) [JFK-Plane]


[ANCHOR=JEan]
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Almost one year after John Kennedy Junior's plane crashed- a report on a cause is due out.
The crash last year killed JFK Junior, his wife Caroline and her sister.
Bobbi Harley has more.
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[SUPER=01-Peter Salgo/CBS Science Editor; :16]
[SUPER=01-Bobbi Harley/Reporting; :41]
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[OUT Q=Teterboro, New Jersey.]

((FEDERAL INVESTIGATORS WILL SOON RELEASE THE FINAL REPORT OF WHAT HAPPENED THAT EVENING - ITS EXPECTED TO LIST PILOT ERROR - MORE SPECIFICALLY SOMETHING CALLED SPATIAL DISORIENTATION - SIMPLY PUT - A PILOT DOESN'T KNOW WHAT DIRECTION IS UP OR DOWN.
SOT - DR. PETER SALGO - 2:19 - The human body was never designed to work in three dimensions, we do very well in two -

we go right, left, backwards, forwards, its when you add that third dimension, going up or down, things really get confused. CBS NEWS HEALTH AND SCIENCE EDITOR DR. PETER SALGO HAS LOGGED MORE THAN A THOUSAND HOURS AS A PILOT - AND AS A DOCTOR HE FINDS WHAT YOUR BODY TELLS YOU WHEN YOU'RE FLYING ISN'T NECESSARILY WHAT'S REALLY HAPPENING STANDUP - BOBBI HARLEY/TETERBORO, NJ - 15:16 - When conditions get dicey - you cant always rely on what you see through here rather you must rely on what you see here.
SOT - DR. PETER SALGO (off camera) - 6:58 - If you keep them lined up - straight on these lines, you're going to be fly

ing straight. This is a directional gyro, its like a compass, if its not moving right or left, you're not turning. JFK JR WAS NOT INSTRUMENT RATED - SOMETHING THE F-A-A DOESN'T REQUIRE BUT IT MEANT HE DIDNT HAVE ANY EXTENSIVE TRAINING FLYING BY READING THE PLANES GAUGES ALONE.. AND PILOTS REPORT VISIBILITY WAS SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED THAT NIGHT. A COMBINATION THAT PROVED DEADLY - AND LEFT A NATION IN MOURNING. BH, CBS, NEWS, TETERBORO, NJ.))

[Plane-Crash]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Plane Crash]


A mid-air collision over Boca Raton Florida.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Boca Raton, FL]


A Lear twin engine jet crashed into a smaller experimental plane- killing four people- three aboard the Lear jet.
Authorities say the pilot of the smaller plane apparently tried to jump from the aircraft after the collision- His body was found wrapped in a parachute.
The planes' debris landed in a golf course community.
No one on the ground was hurt-
The Lear Jet had just taken off from the airport in Boca Raton.
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[Fauquier-Crash]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=dse]
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[GRAPHIC=Plane Crash]


A small plane crashed tonight in (faw-KEER) Fauquier county in Northern Virginia.
The pilot and a passenger were killed when the single engine Piper Cherokee crashed and burned.
The identities of the victims have not been released.

[L'burg-Ax]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=00-20 TC1:08:03]
[GRAPHIC=None]


An elderly Lynchburg man was injured when a runaway truck rolled over him this afternoon.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lynchburg]


76- year- old Jesse Gilbert was unloading a lawnmower from the back of a friend's pickup when the truck's parking brake apparently failed.
The vehicle crushed a cinder block, rolled over Gilbert's leg and ended up hitting a tree.
He's still being treated at Lynchburg General Hospital.
No charges will be filed.
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[Quarry-Accident]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=00-22 TC32:34]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Investigators are looking into the accidental death of a Salem man at a Montgomery County quarry this this morning.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;]


Sheriff's deputies say 47-year-old Gary McKee was crushed when a 15-hundred pound tire fell on him.
It happened at the Acco (ACK-O) Stone Quarry on Jennelle Road.
McKee is an employee of Brad Ragan tire company. He was servicing the large tires on a piece of heavy-duty construction machinery.
Workers at the quarry found him pinned between the tire and his truck.
He died before he reached the hospital.
The U-S Department of Labor is investigating the accident.
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[Pulaski-Administrator]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=00-25 TC08:34]
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Pulaski County's loss of an administrator will be Halifax County's gain.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Pulaski/File Tape;]


Joe Morgan turned in his resignation today to Pulaski County's Board of Supervisors. He's been there 14 years.
He'll be taking over the same role in Halifax County on September first for 84-thousand dollars a year.
He held the job once before in the mid-80s.
Morgan says he wanted be closer to his family in North Carolina.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[GRAPHIC=None]


His colleagues say he's parting on good terms ... and that he's leaving a strong legacy in economic development.


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


Still ahead-- Robin will be here with the weekend forecast.
And are Virginia students being exploited to promote gambling?
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[VO-NAT]


That's what some are saying about this ad campaign.
We'll explain when News 7 returns.
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[Lottery]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11PM]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=500-18 TC10:41]
[GRAPHIC=None]


An 838 thousand dollar, statewide TV ad campaign touts schools with the most improved S-O-L test scores.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-Virginia Lottery]


But the ads are for, and done by, the Virginia lottery.
The point is that for the second year in a row, "All lottery profits support public education in Virginia."
Roanoke's Woodrow Wilson Middle School is featured in one of the ads.
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[IN Q=What can]
[SOT 37:10]

((WHAT CAN WE DO THAT THIS CHILD CAN SEE, CAN TOUCH CAN FEEL.))
[sot 01:43:30]

((JO LYNNE DEMARY/VIRGINIA SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT: I DON'T PERCEIVE THAT YOUNG PEOPLE ARE BEING EXPLOITED WHEN THEIR HARD WORK AND THAT OF THE SCHOOLS AND THEIR TEACHERS HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE VIEWED PUBLICLY AND RECOGNIZED.))
[SUPER=01-Jo Lynne DeMary/Virginia Schools Superintendent; :06!!!]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=and recognized.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


In a joint news conference at lottery headquarters today, the department of education defended the ads.
But some critics of the lottery say schools should NOT be used to promote gambling.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=I think they]
[sot 14:01:17 ]

((BILL KINCAID/FAMILY FOUNDATION: I THINK THEY SKEW REALITY, AND THAT'S IMPORTANT. THE SKEWED REALITY IS THAT 99 PERCENT OF THE BUDGET COMES FROM SOURCES OTHER THAN THE LOTTERY.))
[SUPER=01-Bill Kincaid/Family Foundation;]
[RUNS=:13]
[OUT Q=the lottery.]
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[VO-NAT]


The Lottery hopes to turn over more than 321 million dollars to state schools this summer-- the second year the profits have gone directly to schools and NOT just into the state budget.
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[Model-Planes]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=00-17 TC56:56]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Planes are soaring at the Danville Regional Airport.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville;]


But they are not your traditional passenger airplanes-- they're scale models.
Spectators and pilots alike are gathering for the 11th annual event.
The event goes on through the weekend.
Members will fly planes until dark. Admission is two dollars.
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[S-Extra]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=EXTRA]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]


Shayne Graham is going back to New Orleans. The Horse show is going to the dogs. Kyle Petty lands a front row spot for Adam. And NFL great Charles Haley checks in from his camp in Naruna.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=75-Glasgow, Scotland; :00]

But first in tonight's Extra Point - Mike Tyson is all ready for tomorrow night's heavyweight fight with against Lou Savarese in Scotland. Tyson weighed in tonight at 15 stone and 12 pounds - for those of you US citizens that's 222 pounds. His opponent Savarese, who is 6-5 weighed in at 241 pounds. Now the scores.
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[S-Graham]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-75 800 tc]
[GRAPHIC=SHAYNE GRAHAM]


Former Friday Football Extra player of the week Shayne Graham has realized his dream of signing with an NFL team.
Graham's dad told News 7 sports last night that Shayne has signed a free agent contract with the Saints.
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[VO-NAT]

Graham kicked in New Orleans earlier this week and signed on the spot. He also had tryouts last month with the Browns and Titans. Shayne will report to the Saints training camp next month, and he is guaranteed of kicking through the preseason game, and let's hope he lands a permanent roster spot.
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[S-Qualify]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-74 737TC]
[GRAPHIC=SEARS POINT]


The Winston Cup stars are out in California for this week's road course race at Sears Point. Last night they went through first round qualifying on the 10 turn, 2 mile long circuit.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Sonoma, CA/espn2; :00]

Jeff Gordon, who has won the last five Winston Cup road races dating back to 1997 went out early and set a track record, but he ended up fifth. The fastest man in practice was Kyle Petty. And KP went out 34th in the Hot Wheels Pontiac and promptly put the car on the provisional pole with a lap at 98 point 639 miles an hour.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=I LOOK AT...]

((KYLE PETTY:))
[SUPER=01-Kyle Petty/Hot Wheels Pontiac Driver; :00]
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=...bed tonight."]
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[VO NAT CON'T] Kyle would end up second as Rusty Wallace reluctantly took the pole away from Kyle with a blistering lap in the Miller lite Ford.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=I've had....]

((RUSTY WALLACE:))
[SUPER=01-Rusty Wallace/Save Mart 350 Pole Winner; :00]
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=...TELL YOU THAT."]
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Ward Burton had a terrible time in qualifying. He rolled the Cat Pontiac and will have to try it again today in his backup car. Now here's the top 25.
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[anchor=Mike]
[graphic=SEARS POINT]

Sadler was 26th, DW 26th, Earnhardt Junior 29th, Jeff Burton 30th, Big Earnhardt 32nd, Mast 33rd, and Compton 37th.

[S-Terriers]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-76 808TC]
[GRAPHIC=horse show]


The Roanoke Valley horse show momentarily traded in hoofs for paws last night as the Jack Russell Terriers took over the coliseum floor at the Salem Civic Center.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem; :00]

Each year these lively dogs make winston cup qualifying look tame as they break out of the cage and chase the fox tail in the hay bales. Again this year there was much anticipation, but few incidents as the terriers handled the course well. In the final race of the night - a five year old terrier named "Carly" came from the right side of your screen and broke in front to get it's first win after two years of finishing third.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="We do this...]

((LAURA CORMIER:))
[SUPER=01-Laura Cormier/Owner - "Carly"; :00]
[RUNS=:06]
[OUT Q=...REAL HAPPY."]
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[S-Horse]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-73 (39:27)]
[GRAPHIC=Horse Show]


Tonight the The 29-th annual Horse show concludes with the $50 thousand dollar Grand Prix.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/June, 1999; :]


The favorite is again defending champion Aaron Vale. His 4th win last year tied the record set by the legendary Rodney Jenkins.
And Vale is off to a good start this year. He has dominated the night classes in open jumpers all week long.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="The....]

((AARON VALE/DEFENDING GRAND PRIX CHAMPION: THE COMPETITION'S TOUGH AND THE SMALL RING HERE LEAVE NO ROOM FOR ERROR. YOU CAN'T GET AHEAD OF YOURSELF YOU GOT TO BE REAL PATIENT BECAUSE THERE'S NOT A WHOLE LOT OF TIME TO CORRECT YOURSELF IF YOU DO GET AHEAD OF THE GAME. MAKES YOU CONCENTRATE AND STAY RIGHT ON TOP OF IT.))
[SUPER=01-Aaron Vale/Defending Grand Prix Champion; :]
[RUNS=:19]
[OUT Q=]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Yesterday; :]


Entrees in the Grand Prix had to be registered by 6 this evening. The field usually includes as many as 32 riders.
And several riders today pointed to Aaron Vale as the man to beat.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="Aaron is a...]

((CHUCK WATERS/WATERWORKS: AARON IS A VERY GOOD RIDER AND IS INCREDIBLE LUCKY IN THIS ARENA. THIS PLACE JUST SUITS HIM. HE'S HARD TO BEAT ANYWHERE BUT HE'S JUST MURDER HERE. I'M VERY CONFIDENT AARON WILL BE A FACTOR HERE I JUST HOPE I'M A FACTOR HERE.))
[SUPER=01-Chuck Waters/Waterworks; :]
[RUNS=:17]
[OUT Q=....factor here."]
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[S-Express]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-61 20426tc]
[GRAPHIC=EXPRESS]


New Roanoke Express continues to load up the roster for the next season.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Last Season; :00]

Yesterday afternoon the team signed its leading goal scorer from a season ago, Ben Schust. He will be back for his third season in Roanoke next year after racking up 27 goals last year. Schust had a total of 52 points last season.
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[talent=mike]
[graphic=express]

In case you really like to plan ahead - The Express schedule for next year was released last night. The season opener is Friday the 13th of October against Richmond.

[S-Stuff]


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


The Salem Avalanche continues to roll. Last night the team won its second in row to start the second half beating Frederick 7-to-5. Lynchburg lost to Winston Salem 10-to-2.
[GRAPHIC=-WRATH]

And the Roanoke Wrath lost to Houston last night 3 to 2. The Wrath is home next Saturday night against Charlotte.

[S-Haley]


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Former NFL all-pro Charles Haley closed out his annual football camp at his alma mater William Campbell today. Steve Mason was takes us there.
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