[1-News-Head]

[TALENT=Jean]

Experts say the swarm that attacked people in Alleghany County were killer bees.
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[VO-NAT]


And members of Lexington Presbyterian begin to talk about rebuilding.
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[Sports-Head]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=Sports-Head]
[GRAPHIC=None]


And coming up in sports, We'll visit the Salem Avalanche's Big dog Norv Turner talks about the pressure of being pick to go all the way this year.
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[VO-NAT]


And the Dallas Cowboys may have a say on just how far the Redskins will go this year.
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[WX-Head]
[TALENT=Robin]
[SS=None]


Showers are currently moving into the area but they don't stick around long. Forecast details coming up.

[Video-Open]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=Video Open]



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[SOT 55:54 - :59]
[IN Q=The probability]

((THE PROBABILITY WAS 99.77 PERCENT THAT THEY WERE AFRICANIZED BEES.))
[RUNS=:05]
[OUT Q=Africanized bees.]
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[VO-NAT]


So-called "Killer Bees" are found for the first time here in western Virginia.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[GRAPHIC=News7at6]

Good evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.

[Bees]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=00-21 TC1:19:28]
[GRAPHIC=News 7 at Six]


The bees were spotted two weeks ago, and later destroyed, at an Alleghany County farm.
It's the first time they've been found in the state.... and one of the few times they've been found this far north.
Marya Jones tells us more on why the news has bee experts -- and the community -- abuzz.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=The colony of bees]
[SUPER=03-Alleghany Co./July 10; :00]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :08]
[SUPER=01-Eric Day/Tech Entomologist; :15]
[SUPER=01-Tim Mack/Tech Entomology Dept. Head; :24]
[SUPER=01-Keith Tignor/Entomologist; 1:04]
[SUPER=@Marya1; 1:19]
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[OUT Q=MJN7, Blacksburg.]

(( The colony of bees that swarmed and killed Frank the Goat in Low Moor -- then turned on his owner James Downey -- are so-called "Killer Bees."
Bee experts at Virginia Tech confirmed it with the help of the U-S Department of Agriculture.
Even they were surprised to find them so far north.
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[SOT 1:08:13 - :21]

((ERIC DAY/ENTOMOLOGIST: SOME OF OUR INITIAL THOUGHTS WERE THAT THIS WAS A MEAN STRAIN OF EUROPEAN BEES. BUT THEN WE THOUGHT THESE MIGHT BE VERY MEAN, MEAN BEES OR THEY COULD POSSIBLY BE AFRICANIZED. )) [RUNS:08]
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[SOT 58:32 - :44]

((TIM MACK/TECH ENTOMOLOGY DEPT. HEAD: WE THINK THIS IS A COMPLETELY ISOLATED EVENT. THIS IS JUST THE RESULT OF INTERSTATE COMMERCE. THIS HAPPENED IN OTHER STATES RECENTLY, SUCH AS ILLINOIS AND MAINE, FOR EXAMPLE.)) [RUNS:12]
Experts think the bees hitched a ride on a truck or train from Texas or New Mexico, where they're common ... then hopped off at Low Moor.
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[SOT 54:40 -:49]

((ERIC DAY/ENTOMOLOGIST: YOU HAVE A SITUATION WHERE YOU HAVE HIGHWAYS AND RAILROADS AND LARGE THINGS BROUGHT IN, SO THIS COULD BE POSSIBLY ENTRY POINTS FOR THE AFRICANIZED BEE. )) [RUNS:09]
Africanized bees are almost indistinguishable from the regular honey bee.
Their sting is no worse.
But, when provoked, the entire hive often attacks together ... making for a deadly encounter.
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[SOT 1:00:24 - :35]

((KEITH TIGNOR/ENTOMOLOGIST: THE BEE ITSELF IS MUCH MORE AGGRESSIVE THAN THE TYPICAL EUROPEAN HONEYBEES THAT WE HAVE HERE IN THE UNITED STATES. THEY RESPOND IN GREATER NUMBERS TO LESS DISTURBANCE.)) [RUNS:11]
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[SOT 1:18:00 - :05]

((TIM MACK/ENTOMOLOGIST: IT'S A RELIEF BECAUSE WE NOW HAVE AN ANSWER AND WE NOW KNOW WHAT WE CAN DO TO DEAL WITH IT. ))
[RUNS:05]
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[SU] ((MARYA JONES/NEWS 7: EXPERTS THINK - OR HOPE - THEY'VE SEEN THE LAST OF THE KILLER BEE. BUT THEY'RE PUTTING OUT TRAPS BAITED WITH BEE PHEROMONE AROUND THE AREA JUST TO MAKE SURE. MARYA JONES, NEWS-7, BLACKSBURG.)) [RUNS:10]))

[Moonshine]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mce]
[TAPE#=00-20 TC1:31:31]
[GRAPHIC=Moonshine Indictments]


A two-year investigation by "Operation Lightning Strike" ends with an 85-page indictment against 20 alleged moonshiners.
The indictment charges three moonshine operations in Virginia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania with establishing distilleries and purchasing untaxed liquor for distribution.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Franklin Co./May 1999]


The indictment alleges between 1985 and 1999, the Farmers Exchange store in Rocky Mount supplied moonshine operations with sugar, jugs and other equipment needed to make the liquor.
Many of those indicted have been investigated in the past-- but the federal prosecutors says they believe these recent charges will put a significant dent in local moonshine operations.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=We hope]

((ROBERT CROUCH/FEDERAL PROSECUTOR: WE HOPE THIS WILL SEND A STRONG SIGNAL THAT WE CONTINUE TO TAKE THIS KIND OF ILLEGAL ACTIVITY VERY SERIOUSLY AND WHERE IT'S DISCOVERED IT WILL BE INVESTIGATED AND WILL BE PROSECUTED.))
[SUPER=01-Robert Crouch/U.S. Attorney;]
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[OUT Q=will be prosecuted.]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=HOLD]


The U-S Attorney's office estimates 20-million dollars in tax revenue have been lost through the illegal moonshine operations.

[Mason-Dixon]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6p]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2000]


Most polls show a tight race between U-S Senate candidates George Allen and Chuck Robb.
But the latest News-7 survey gives the edge to the Republican challenger.
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[TAKE Full Screen Board]
The poll of more than 600 registered voters gives Allen a ten point lead at this point in the campaign.
Twelve percent of the people questioned have not made up their minds yet.
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[Allen]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=00-13 TC1:48:20]
[GRAPHIC=George Allen]


George Allen supporters welcomed the former governor to Southside today.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=203-South Boston;]


Allen hit the road three weeks ago in his R-V for his "Listening Tour".
He stopped in South Boston this afternoon.
He mentioned his strong support for tobacco farmers and called the recent multi-billion dollar tobacco verdict ludicrous.
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[SOT 1:06:48]
[IN Q=As it unfolds]

((GEORGE ALLEN/R- U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE: AS IT UNFOLDS, AS THE DECISION UNFOLDS I WILL STAND WITH THE TOBACCO FARMERS AND THOSE IN THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY IN VIRGINIA TO TRY TO MAKE SURE THEY CAN CONTINUE TO DO THEIR WORK AND IN THE COMMUNITY AND THERE IS NO CROP THAT WILL GIVE THAT YIELD PER ACRE THAT TOBACCO WILL.))
[SUPER=201-George Allen/(R) U. S. Senate Candidate;]
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[OUT Q=that tobacco will.]
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[VO-NAT]


Allen will hold a town hall meeting in Danville tonight at 7:30.
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[Church-Fire]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#=00-19 TC59:18]
[GRAPHIC=Fire Invest.]

As investigators dug through the rubble of the Lexington Presbyterian Church today-- the painter who may have accidentally started yesterday's fire stayed close by to answer their questions. He would not talk on camera, and the fire chief has not determined the cause for sure. But Tina Tenret followed investigators inside the church today to show how little is left of this national landmark.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=Lexington Presbyterian]
[SUPER=03-Lexington; :00]
[SUPER=01-Rev. Bill Klein/Minister; :17]
[SUPER=01-Robert Foresman/Fire Chief; :45]
[SUPER=@Tina1; 1:24]
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[OUT Q=Tina Tenret News7 Lexington]

(( Lexington Presbyterian Church looks like an open-air amphitheater that's been hit by a wrecking ball. Fire punched through the roof and gobbled up the organ -- but steered clear of most of the Bibles. Members had moved the church's historic relics to a museum years ago.
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[SOT 10:34:57]
[IN Q=People are]

((REV. BILL KLEIN/MINISTER: PEOPLE ARE WALKING UP AND GIVING THE FIRE DEPARTMENT MONEY SAYING USE THIS USE THIS. SO WE HAVEN'T EVEN COLLECTED IT ALL YET.)) [RUNS:07]
[OUT Q=collected it all yet]

Church members plan to rebuild. They had just raised their insurance coverage to four million dollars. This, says the fire chief, totals about two and a half million. Investigators are still sizing up the cause -- but think a painter named Tom Oxendine accidentally sparked the fire by peeling paint off the outside walls with a hot tool.
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[SOT 12:59:00]
[IN Q=We're talking]

((ROBERT FORESMAN/FIRE CHIEF: WE'RE TALKING ABOUT A CHURCH THAT'S 155 YEARS OLD. IF YOU HEAT UP A BOARD IT MAY FEEL COOL ON THE OUTSIDE BUT IT MAY BE ENOUGH TO SET IT OFF ON THE INSIDE. THAT'S A POSSIBILITY.)) [RUNS:15]
[OUT Q=A POSSIBILITY]

The fire chief says he hopes owners of other old buildings in Lexington will install sprinkler systems.
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[SOT 10:35:23]
[SOT 13:10:55]
[IN Q=In some ways]

((REV. BILL KLEIN/MINISTER: IN SOME WAYS YOU FEEL YOU'RE IN A CHURCH, YOU'RE INVINCIBLE, THAT THIS SORT OF THING IS NOT GOING TO HAPPEN. IT'S FRIGHTENING TO SOME PEOPLE WHEN THEY REALIZE THAT SORT OF THING. SO WE HAVE TO REBUILD THAT SORT OF CONFIDENCE, BUT WE WILL. WE WILL. BUTT BUTT BUTT TINA TENRET/NEWS7: THIS SUNDAY CHURCH MEMBERS PLAN TO WORSHIP IN THEIR ANNEX, WHICH WAS NOT HURT BY THE FIRE. THE MINISTER WANTS THEM TO HELP OTHER PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY, NOT JUST FOCUS ON REBUILDING THEIR OWN. TINA TENRET NEWS7 LEXINGTON.)) [RUNS:28]
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[Tease#1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=NONE]


Hannibal the Cannibal has a lunch date at the governor's mansion.
That story's still ahead on News 7.
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[VO-NAT]


And Washington Park's youngest users have their say in the park's future.
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[Washington-Park]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=5]
[WRITER=jmi]
[TAPE#=00-22 TC56:06]
[GRAPHIC=Washington Park]


Roanoke Catholic school says a proposal to build athletic facilities at Washington Park would be a win-win situation for the school and the community.
But city officials want to hear from the people who use the park before they make improvement decisions.
[Double Boxes=Jean and Jen/Microwave]


Jennifer Miele is at Washington Park where children explored major possibilities today.
[Live= Full/Microwave]
[SUPER=@Jennifer1]
[SUPER=05-Roanoke]


That's right Jean, nearly 200 kids came out today to tell decision makers what they want to see happen to their park.
City Manager Darlene Burcham says their opinions need to be heard.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=The original proposal]
[SUPER=07-Chelsea Sumner; :00]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :06]
[SUPER=07-Kadisha Minor; :12]
[SUPER=01-Darlene Burcham/Roanoke City Manager; :36]
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[OUT Q=should go there.]
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[IN Q=We need some]

((WE NEED SOME MORE STUFF TO PLAY WITH, TO CLIMB ON POLES AND STUFF.)) [RUNS05]
[OUT Q=poles and stuff.]


Today's meeting wasn't all childsplay. The youngsters scoped the park and thought about what improvements need to be made.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=If people had]

((IF PEOPLE HAD MORE TO PLAY WITH, THEY COULD BE SMART.)) [RUNS06]
[OUT Q=could be smart.]


Members of the Parks and Recreation Department and the Boys and Girls Club volunteered to help teach children the importance of park improvements.
While many kids are excited about the changes, their elders are afraid the plan will push them out of a park that's part of their neighborhood.
The city will hold another meeting of the minds tomorrow, this time with senior citizens.
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[IN Q=I believe that]

((I BELIEVE THAT IN ORDER FOR THE CITY TO MAKE AN INFORMED DECISION ABOUT WHAT SHOULD BE DONE AT THE PARK, WE REALLY NEED TO TALK TO PEOPLE ABOUT WHAT SHOULD GO THERE.)) [RUNS10]
[OUT Q=should go there.]))
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[Live=Jen Full/Microwave]
[SUPER=05-Roanoke]


The city will continue to hold public hearing until officials feel enough opinions have been voiced.
[Double Boxes=Jean and Jen/Microwave]


Jean, no decision is expected any time soon.
(QUESTION: Jen, do the kids seem to understand why some residents don't want the Diocese to fund the improvements?)

[Tech-Chief]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=00-18 TC1:32:33]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Virginia Tech's police chief will return to duty ...
But he won't return to his his old job just yet.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg/May;]


Mike Jones has been on paid leave since May.
That's when employees filed complaints against him.
Jones was cleared of the as-yet unspecified allegations.
BUT Tech says Lieutenant John Brotherton will stay on as Acting Police Chief until the department develops a training program dealing with sexual harrassment.
A university review panel found what it called "a pattern of inappropriate gender and sexual banter" among Tech police employees.
Jones goes back to work August first.
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[Radford-Teacher]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=None]


A Radford High School physical education teacher was cleared of assaulting a student -- and then charged with assaulting a police officer ... all in the same day.
A judge found Carroll Purcells NOT guilty of assault and battery but GUILTY of cursing at a 9th grade student.
Police say that afterward, in the court parking lot, he got back into trouble when he assaulted the officer who worked on the case against him.

[Murphy]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sch]
[TAPE#=00-27 TC07:56]
[GRAPHIC=Legal Scales]


A Martinsville man will spend 11 years in prison for his involvement in a 1999 convenience store killing and robbery.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Henry Co./1999]


A judge handed down the sentence today. William LeMaine Murphy was found guilty earlier this year of accessory after the fact to murder and receiving stolen property.
Murphy and another defendant say they were in the getaway car when the murder happened.
Michael Anthony Ramey is accused of killing one store clerk and injuring two others at Taylors Little Grocery in Axton.
His trial is set for October.
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[Water-Break]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mce]
[TAPE#=00-23 TC46:29]
[GRAPHIC=Water Main Break]


A water main break at a busy Roanoke intersection tied up traffic for hours.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


The 12-inch main broke around one this afternoon - buckling the roadway and sending water gushing into the intersection of Williamson and Hersheberger.
Public works officials ask you to avoid the area while the main is being repaired .. They say it should be fixed by tonight - But, they say, it will take significantly longer to repair the pavement.
Water services have been restored to all customers in the area.
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[Stocks]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]


Tech stocks took another hit today. [TAKE DOW, NASDAQ & BLOOMBERG PAGE ]
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[SUPER=x5102;]
[SUPER=430-y/43.84/10696.08/y/121.55/4055.62/y/0.77/112.60;]


The DOW lost 44 points while NASDAQ plunged 122.
The Bloomberg News 7 Index fell about three-quarters of a point.
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[VO]
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[Hopkins-Gilmore]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=00-29 TC19:15]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Lunch with Hannibal "the Cannibal" Lecter could be a dicey affair.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


But Governor Jim Gilmore emerged from the Executive Mansion unscathed this afternoon.
Sir Anthony Hopkins, who plays Lecter in the sequel to "The Silence of the Lambs," says they talked film and politics.
Do they agree on the latter?
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[SOT 13:50:26]
[IN Q=It's hard]

((SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS/"HANNIBAL LECTER": IT'S HARD TO AGREE AND HARD TO DISAGREE. BECAUSE ALL PROBLEMS AND ALL ISSUES ARE COMPLEX. AND MULTIDINOUS. BUT VERY INTERESTING.))
[SUPER=01-Sir Anthony Hopkins/"Hannibal Lecter"]
[RUNS=:14]
[OUT Q=very interesting.]
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[VO-NAT]


"Hannibal" is using the old State Library, right next to the Governor's mansion, as a film studio.
Oscar-winning producer Branko (Lah-stig) Lustig has "Schindler's List" and "Gladiator" on his credits-- but loves Richmond.
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[SOT 13;49:34 ]
[IN Q=]

((BRANKO LUSTIG/"HANNIBAL" PRODUCER: WE SHOOT SO MUCH HERE. WE DIDN'T EXPECT IT. AND EVERYBODY LIKES IT. FANTASTIC. MUCH BETTER THAN HOLLYWOOD. You can quote him on that. GOV. JIM GILMORE: YOU SEE, THEY WANTED ME TO RESTORE THAT BUILDING AS A RECEPTION CENTER. AND NOW WE KNOW IT'S GOING TO BE A STUDIO.))
[SUPER=01-Branko Lustig/"Hannibal" Producer]
[SUPER=@Gilmore; :14 QUICK]
[RUNS=:17]
[OUT Q=a studio.]
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[VO-NAT]


The Governor says his son Ashton got a baseball signed by Sir Anthony... and the whole family saw "Gladiator" this past weekend.
Hopkins, Julianne Moore and the crew will be in town for a few more weeks.
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[Sports Tease]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=Sports Tease]
[GRAPHIC=None]


And coming up in sports, We'll drop in on the Dallas Cowboys Training camp.
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[VO-NAT]


And after playing like Dogs the first place Avalanche has finally gone to the dogs.
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[S-Dog]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-66]
[GRAPHIC=Avalanche]


The Avalanche takes on Wilmington again tonight at Salem Memorial. The Avs are a top the Southern Division. Steve Mason tells us one reason why Salem is dogging the competition.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=first audio]
[SUPER=03-Salem; :00]
[SUPER=01-Bob McClure/Giddy's Owner & Pitching Coach; :12]
[SUPER=01-Erik Johnson/Avalanche Catcher; :37(QUICK!!!!!!)]
[SUPER=01-Josh Bard/Avalanche Catcher; :42]
[SUPER=01-John Lindsey/Avalanche First Baseman; :54]
[SUPER=@Steve1; 1:00]
[SUPER=01-Alan Cockrell/Avalanche Manager; 1:32]
[RUNS=1:48]
[OUT Q=...news 7 sports"]
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[S-Cowboys]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-74 1753TC]
[GRAPHIC=COWBOYS]


The Dallas Cowboys are in the midst of their first full week of training camp in Wichita Falls, Texas. The camp is 150 miles northwest of Dallas at Midwestern State University.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Witchita Falls, TX; :00]

So far it's been an interesting experience for the players, who are missing some of their key ingredients of the past, like Deion, Michael Irvin and Moose Johnston.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=You know...]
[SUPER=01-Troy Aikman/Cowboys' Quarterback; :00]
[RUNS=:14]
[OUT Q=...SEASONS."]
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[VO-NAT CON'T]

The Cowboys also have a new head coach in Dave Campo, plus Erik Williams is now contemplating retirement. Like it or not, this is a team in transition.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=you know people...]
[RUNS=:27]
[OUT Q=...the goal."]
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[S-Skins]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-65 126548tc]
[GRAPHIC=REDSKINS CAMP]


The Washington Redskins are set to welcome the veterans to training camp tomorrow. Earlier today, head coach Norv Turner talked about what it's like for his team to have a big bulls eye on its chest this season.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=BITE]
[SUPER=01-Norv Turner/Redskins Head Coach; :00]
[RUNS=:10]
[OUT Q=WHAT YOU CAN DO."]
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[talent=roy]
[graphic=redskins]

The Skins still have yet to sign Lavar Arrington or Stephen Davis. Mike Stevens and veteran photographer Scott Ayres will have more from Ashburn and the first full day of camp tomorrow tonight night here on News 7.

[S-Coach]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-70 (51:59)]
[GRAPHIC=Sports Logo]


Tulane has filled its head basketball coaching Job.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-NCAA; :]


Today the Green Wave named Kentucky assistant coach Shawn Finney as the Waves new coach.
Finney replaces Perry Clark, who took the head coaching job at Miami after 11 seasons at Tulane.
The 37 year Finney has signed a 5 year contract but is not saying how much money tthe deal is worth.
Finney has been an assistant at Kentucky since 1997. (------------)