[1-News-Head]

[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]

Just months after announcing INCREASED production a local company is cutting back its workforce.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

Plus, now that a school of osteopathy is coming to Blacksburg we'll check out what osteopathic medicine is all about.


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[Sports-Head]


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


And coming up in sports, The Winston Cup drivers are in Darlington for the Southern 500 A big weekend of Football for colleges in the area.
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[VO-NAT]


And the Cavaliers are home for a showdown with Jim Reid and his Richmond Spiders.
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[WX-Head]
[ANCHOR=Robin]
[SS=None]


The forecast you wanted to hear from the girdiron, mountains and beaches for this holiday weekend coming up.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon 4-Shot]


News 7 is next.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


More layoffs hit Martinsville.
[ANCHOR=SHannon 2-Shot]


Two furniture companies are laying off more than a hundred people.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


Good evening, I'm Shannon.
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


And I'm Keith Humphry.
[Furniture-Layoffs]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#01-20 TC35:43]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


Hooker Furniture is laying off about a hundred people.
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


Add to that about 25 layoffs at American Furniture, and it's a bad end to the week in Martinsville.
[Double Boxes=Keith-Shannon and Justin/Microwave]


Justin McLeod is outside Hooker's corporate headquarters tonight with more.
[Live=Justin Full/Microwave]
[SUPER=@Justin1;]
[SUPER=05-Martinsville;]
( ad lib)
(Rollcue:second time this year hooker has laid off workers. )
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[VO-NAT]

[***JUSTIN'S MIC HOT***]
(ADLIB)
[SUPER=03-Martinsville]
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[SUPER=05-Martinsville;]
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[Double Boxes= and Justin/Microwave]



[Goodyear]


[ANCHOR=SHannon]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rle]
[TAPE#=01-24 TC1:48:44]
[GRAPHIC=Goodyear Layoffs]


More bad news for Southside.
Just months after expanding, Goodyear's Danville plant is cutting back.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville/File Tape]

Effective tomorrow, the company will lay off 25-to-30 employees in the aircraft tire division. Also, the plant will make significant cuts in aircraft tire production, despite announcing in June it was tripling its production. A company spokesperson said additional layoffs are possible before the end of the year, but said that decision will be made later. Three months ago Goodyear laid off 150-workers from its truck tire division in Danville.
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[Stevenson]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=01-32 TC1:25:12]
[GRAPHIC=None]

Hundreds of people who signed up with certain trade schools in the 1980's remain stuck with the payments and no education. All they learned was not to fall for that again.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

Consider the case of Ann Stevenson. She's one of those who took out a student loan in 1987 to attend the New York Institute of Business and Technology.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 12:38:05]
[IN Q=They go to these]

((THEY GO TO THESE BUSINESS SCHOOLS. THEY'RE POPPING UP EVERYWHERE. THEY'RE THINKING THEY'RE GOING TO GET SOME EDUCATION OR SOMETHING TO BETTER THEMSELVES. YOU'RE NOT GETTING ANYTHING. YOU GOT NOTHING OUT OF IT? I DIDN'T GET NOTHING. AND YOU'RE ON THE HOOK FOR $2,500 AND THE GOVERNMENT COMES AFTER YOU. YEAH. HA HA, YEAH.))
[SUPER=07-Ann Stevenson]
[RUNS=20]
[OUT Q=after you? Yeah. Ha Ha. Yeah.]
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[VO-NAT]

It turned out she had enough state grant money to cover the tuition, but the school never repaid the loan. The government sued Stevenson in federal court. By then- -with interest- -the amount had grown to 53-hundred dollars. She had to get the Legal Aid Society to sort out the mess.
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[SOT 12:44]
[IN Q=So it was a happy]

((SO IT WAS A HAPPY ENDING IN MS STEVENSON'S CASE. BUT YOU HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT THE THOUSANDS OF OTHERS WHO'S BEING SUED WHO DON'T KNOW THEY HAVE GROUNDS FOR DISCHARGE OF STUDENT LOANS.))
[SUPER=01-Henry Woodward/Legal Aid Society]
[RUNS=09]
[OUT Q=discharge of student loans.]
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
[SS=None]

Legal Aid not only convinced the government to drop the case, the U-S Attorney's office agreed to refund 12-hundred dollars in legal fees.

[Neely]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=01-33 1:00:56]
[GRAPHIC=Neely]

Keith Neely got a fair trial the first time. That's what a U-S Magistrate has decided.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

It's not the final word for Neely, but Judge Glen Conrad's extensive review of the case recommends Neely's motion for a new trial should be denied. It's up to TRIAL Judge Jackson Kiser to decide whether the Christiansburg lawyer should be tried again on drug charges.
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[Tech-Game]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=rca]
[TAPE#=01-29 TC1:24:39]
[GRAPHIC=Tech Football]

Virginia Tech kicks off another football season tomorrow. A sold out crowd will get its first look at the Hokie team without Michael Vick. But the absence of the star quarterback is not the only notable change this year.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Shannon & Rachel/Microwave;]

New River Valley Bureau Chief Rachel Cannon joins us with changes off the field, Rachel?
[LIVE=Rachel /FULL Microwave]
[SUPER=@Rachel1;]
[SUPER=05-Blacksburg;]

Shannon, Officials hope some minor changes with help things run more smoothly. People driving, parking or taking the bus have some new guidelines to follow.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=NATS CHEERING STADIUM]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00]
[SUPER=01-Jana Eden/VT Senior; :09]
[SUPER=01-Donnetta Snider/Blacksburg Transit; :27]
[SUPER=01-Debra Duncan/VT Police Chief; :49]
[SUPER=01-Laura Moore/VT Junior; 1:18 QUICK]
[RUNS=1:22]
[OUT Q=JUST SIT WITH IT, IT'S FINE]

((Nats Cheers The roar of a packed Lane Stadium will most likely be the same as years past if not louder on Saturday.
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[SOT 38:28:20]
[IN Q=IT'S AWESOME]

((JANA EDEN/VT SENIOR; ITS AWESOME WHEN PEOPLE START GETTING EXCITED YOU CAN BARELY HEAR ANYTHING, ITS REALLY GREAT.))


[OUT Q=REALLY GREAT]

But fans are in for big changes when it comes to driving, parking, and catching a ride. Nats bus tc 33:24:14 Blacksburg Transit is no longer running buses on Washington Street or Spring Road.
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[SOT 28:47:10]
[IN Q=its going to be a little]

((DONNETTA SNIDER/BLACKSBURG TRANSIT; ITS GOING TO BE A LITTLE DIFFERENT FOR FANS THERE GOING TO HAVE TO WALK FROM THE STADIUM TO AROUND TOP BURRUSS OR TO LIBRARY OR THE WAR MEMORIAL. ))
[OUT Q=THE WAR MEMORIAL.]

Transit officials say they're sticking to the drillfield to allow for quicker service by buses not getting caught up in pedestrian and car traffic near Lane. Nats looking for spot Finding a parking spot may be a challenge for those driving to campus. This year, there's only one lot with about 18-hundred spots.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 21:32:20]
[IN Q=THATS ALL THE ]

((DEBRA DUNCAN/VT POLICE CHIEF; THAT'S ALL THE PARKING WE HAVE AS FAR AS FOR THE PUBLIC THEY'LL BASICALLY Y HAVE TO GET TO THE STADIUM THE BEST WAY THEY CAN. ))
[OUT Q=WAY THEY CAN]

Nats I-81 cars Just getting to Blacksburg may take some extra time. Construction on Interstate-81 includes a new exit ramp for the University. ALL game traffic must exit at 118 and then use 118 B to get to the 460 bypass. Nats football game But while a trip to Tech's season opener may not be hassle free, fans are not discouraged.
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[SOT 36:49:05]
[IN Q=it comes with]

((LAURA MOORE/VT JUNIOR; IT COMES WITH THE GAME, ITS ALL PART OF IT SO YOU GOTTA LOVE IT AND JUST SIT WITH IT ITS FINE.))
[OUT Q=ITS FINE]))
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[LIVE=Rachel /FULL Microwave]
[SUPER=05-Blacksburg;]

V-DOT says to help the flow of cars into Blacksburg, starting about 9 a-m tomorrow, most of the traffic lights along 460 will be flashing yellow.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Shannon & Rachel /Microwave;]

Shannon, as always the best advice is to allow extra traveling time.

[Tease#1]
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]
[SS=NONE]


Smith Mountain Lake's controversial chicken is now giving directions.
Find out why when News 7 returns.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


And we'll see what's in store for Blacksburg, by checking out the Osteopathic Medicine school in Lewisburg.
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[Osteo-School]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=jmi]
[TAPE#=01-30 TC1:37:13]
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


As News 7 reported earlier this week, a school of Osteopathic Medicine is coming to Blacksburg.
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


There's no affiliation with Virginia Tech yet, but negotiations are in the works.
[ANCHOR=Keith]
[GRAPHIC=None]


There's already an independent Osteopathic School in the Greenbrier Valley.
So we sent News 7's Jennifer Miele to check it out.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=If this is what's]
[SUPER=03-Lewisburg, WV;:00]
[SUPER=01-Karl Speers/Osteopath Student;:15]
[SUPER=@jennifer1;:46]
[SUPER=01-James Newmitz/Prof. of Anatomy;:57]
[SUPER=01-John Manchester/WV School of Osteopathic Medicine;1:35]
[RUNS=2:01]
[OUT Q=JM News 7.]

(( If this is what's coming to Blacksburg, then students say Blackburg's in pretty good shape.
Just ask soon-to-be Doctor of Osteopathy Karl Speers, who believes a new school will be a med-student magnet.


[SOT]

((KARL SPEERS/OSTEOPATH STUDENT:OSTEOPATHY HAS A LOT OF THINGS GOING FOR IT. YOU'RE NOT MARGINALIZED, YOU CAN DO ANYTHING AN MD CAN DO, BUT IT DOES GIVE YOU THAT MANIPULATIVE COMPONENT.)) [RUNS08]
Doctors of Osteopathy practice internal medicine just like any M-D, but also use spinal manipulation to cure things like lower back pain or sore shoulders.
Osteopathy's creator was a "country boy" named A.T. Still. [STAND UP] ((JENNIFER MIELE/REPORTING: STILL WAS AN M-D FROM LEE COUNTY. HE PRACTICED ON CIVIL WAR BATTLE GROUNDS. STILL LOST FOUR CHILDREN TO BACTERIAL MENINGITIS. THAT'S WHEN HE DECIDED THERE HAD TO BE A BETTER WAY TO PRACTICE MEDICINE.)) [RUNS12]
[SOT]

((JAMES NEMITZ/PROF. OF ANATOMY:HE HAD TO BE INCREDIBLY ANGRY OVER THIS. AND HE TOOK HIS ANGER AND HE DID SOMETHING ABOUT IT, HE CREATED A NEW FORM OF MEDICINE THAT STILL EXISTS TODAY.)) [RUNS08]
The goal of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine is to turn out docotrs to practice in under-served rural areas.
It's graduating about 80 students a year.
The school in Blacksburg would start out with about 30... but is expected to grow rather quickly.
And John Manchester says having a sister school in close proximity will really help get the word out about Osteopathy.
He's not only the spokesman for West Virginia's Osteopathic School, he's a patient.
[SOT]

((JOHN MANCHESTER:I APPRECIATE THE FACT THEY TAKE TIME GETTING TO KNOW ME AS AN INDIVIDUAL AND ASK A LOT OF QUESTIONS AND GENERALLY SEEMED CONCERNED ABOUT MY HEALTH.)) [RUNS10]
The school generates 25 million dollars in revenue for the community of Lewisburg each year.
All in all, a school of Osteopathy could give Blacksburg and maybe even Virginia Tech a shot in the arm.
Jennifer Miele, News 7.))


[SML-Chicken]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=01-26 TC1:45:21]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Smith Mountain Lake's outlaw rooster continues to play "chicken" with Franklin County.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Franklin Co.;]


Its owners have turned the 8-foot bird into an entrance sign.
They say they've found a loophole in the county sign law that allows businesses to have two entrance signs.
So, "Freedom" the rooster wears the word on his wing.
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[SOT 32:17 - :29]
[IN Q=It's the principle]

((BUDDY HAMMOCK: IT'S THE PRINCIPLE OF THE THING RIGHT NOW.... WE THINK WE'RE RIGHT ON THIS CHICKEN, WE THINK WE HAVE RIGHTS FOR THE CHICKEN TO SIT THERE.))
[SUPER=07-Buddy Hammock;]
[RUNS=:12]
[OUT Q=to sit there.]
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[VO-NAT]


The bird was put up by the owner of Westlake Safari Mini Golf.
The county ordered him to take it down because it was too close to other signs and the road.
Joe Altadonna is fighting the ruling in court, but may drop his appeal if the county accepts the rooster as an entrance sign.
The county said it could not comment because the matter is under litigation.
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[Deregulation]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=Six]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=Deregulation]


On January first, more than one million Virginians will have the opportunity to choose their electricity supplier, but today the State Corporation Commission warned that new power providers may be hard to find.
The S-C-C says competitive activity is on the decline in other states.
And though more than a dozen new suppliers have obtained licenses here, the S-C-C says high wholesale prices will make it hard for them to turn a profit.

[Stocks]


[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=dse]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Wall Street closed out a dismal week with some modest gains. [TAKE DOW & NASDAQ PAGE]
[RUNS=:30]
[SUPER=x5000;]
[SUPER=440-x/31.17/9949.75/x/13.75/1805.43;]
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


The DOW gained 31 points.
NASDAQ rose 14.
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[Orphans-Choir]


[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=01-34 TC53:40]
[GRAPHIC=None]


They probably won't make the cover of "Rolling Stone".
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


Never the less, a hot new international group is ready to kick off its second American tour, thanks to a Bedford County charity.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Bedford Co.]


23 orphans from India, Nepal, Burma, Uganda and the Phillipines have been practicing for two weeks at the headquarters of World Help in Forest.
The children will spend the next nine months on the road, performing at places like Disney World and Atlanta Fest.

They'll be raising money to build orphanages back in their home countries.
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[SOT 11:36:07]
[IN Q=The conditions]

((MIKE STEWART/WORLD HELP: THE CONDITIONS THAT THEY LIVE IN, THE FOOD THEY HAVE TO EAT AND THE HOUSES THAT WE SEE THAT THEY HAVE TO LIVE IN.. AND THAT'S THE GOAL OF THE CHOIR IS TO REALLY NOT JUST BRING THESE KIDS TO AMERICA AND LET THEM SEE DISNEY WORLD AND SEE AMERICA AND SEND THEM BACK HOME, BUT SEND THEM BACK WITH A BETTER LIFE.))
[SUPER=01-Mike Stewart/World Help]
[RUNS=14]
[OUT Q=a better life.]
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[VO-NAT]


Last year's tour raised a quarter million dollars and found sponsors for 16- hundred orphans around the world.

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[Sports Tease]


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


And coming up in sports, The Virginia Cavaliers host Richmond in their season opener, Ferrum is at home while Liberty hits the road.
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[VO-NAT]


And Grant Noel will make his first start as a Virginia Tech Hokie.
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[S-Cavs]


[ANCHOR=roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-103]
[GRAPHIC=UVa football]


The Virginia football team battles Richmond tomorrow. Steve Mason has more from the Spiders camp.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="first audio]
[SUPER=03-Charlottesville; :00]
[SUPER=01-John Hite/UVa Marketing; :08]
[SUPER=03-Richmond; :28]
[SUPER=01-Jim Reid/Richmond Head Football Coach; :38]
[SUPER=@steve1; :55]
[SUPER=01-Al Groh/UVa Head Football Coach; 1:06]
[RUNS=1:24]
[OUT Q=....news 7 sports"]
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((Some fans will witness Al Groh's debut at Scott Stadium from a more comfortable seat than in years past. ((JOHN HITE/UVA MARKETING DEPARTMENT:)) The UVa marketing department and the ROTC are renting two thousand of these seats for 4 bucks. Well over 55 thousand fans are expected for Saturday's one-double A Richmond game. The Spiders are preparing for a not so warm welcome from Al Groh's Cavaliers. ((JIM REID/RICHMOND HEAD FOOTBALL COACH:)) ((STEVE MASON:))
((AL GROH/UVA HEAD FOOTBALL COACH:)) UVa is 23-2 and 2 all time against Richmond, the players expect a score closer than the series record. ((:)) ((:)) The Uva grounds crew has worked all week for the 4:30 kickoff. Steve Mason news 7 sports.))

[S-Noel]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-98 10734tc]
[GRAPHIC=TECH FOOTBALL]

The 9th ranked Hokies open the year at high Noon tomorrow against U-Conn. All eyes will be on junior quarterback Grant Noel.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=FIRST AUDIO]
[SUPER=01-Grant Noel/Makes First Start Against U-Conn; :00]
[SUPER=01-Frank Beamer/99 Career Wins at Va. Tech; :12]
[SUPER=01-Andre Davis/Va. Tech Senior Flanker; :31]
[RUNS=:40]
[OUT Q=...explosive OFFENSE."]
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[talent=roy]
[graphic=jmu]

James Madison opens up its 2001 campaign tomorrow night at six against Elon at Bridgeforth Stadium.
[GRAPHIC=ODAC]

And in the ODAC, nationally ranked Bridgewater opens its season against another top 10 team Western Maryland at home at one.

[S-Ferrum]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-105 (56:26)]
[GRAPHIC=Ferrum Logo]


The Ferrum Panthers open their season at home tomorrow against Wesley. The Panthers lost to Wesley last year by 3 points in overtime and almost that same team will go against the Panthers at W-B Adams Stadium.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="They have...]
[SUPER=01-Dave Davis/Ferrum Head Coach; :00]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=.....I'm not."]
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[TALENT=Roy]
[GRAPHIC=Hold logo]


The Panthers will kick it off tomorrow at one oclock.

[S-Liberty]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=Liberty University]


Liberty University opens its season tomorrow night. The Flames are on the road for a game against Appalachian State. Kick off at Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, North Carolfina is 7 oclock.

[S-Qualify]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-104 4417TC]
[GRAPHIC=DARLINGTON]

The Winston Cup drivers have their hands full in Darlington this weekend. Sunday they will race in the Mountain Dew Southern 500.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Darlington, SC/CNN-SI; :00]

Today they qualified. Ward Burton tried to find a groove on the high side of the lady in black and found out why Darlington is too tough to tame. Kurt Busch, the rookie shocked everyone by winning the pole - the first of his career in the Sharpie Ford. Here's the starting grid.
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[SUPER=X5016;]
[SUPER=0107-1. Kurt Busch/168.048/2. Jeff Gordon//3. Jeremy Mayfield//4. Rusty Wallace//5. Kevin Harvick//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-6. John Andretti//7. Ricky Craven//8. Ken Schrader//9. Bill Elliott//10. Bobby Labonte//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-11. Jerry Nadeau//12. Sterling Marlin//13. Mark Martin//14. Dave Blaney//15. Jimmy Spencer//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-16. Robert Pressley//17. Johnny Benson//18. Dale Earnhardt, Jr.//19. Terry Labonte//20. Elliott Sadler//;]


[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-21. Bobby Hamilton//22. Stacy Compton//23. Jeff Burton//24. Joe Nemechek//25. Michael Waltrip//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-26. Ricky Rudd//27. Dale Jarrett//28. Matt Kenseth//29. Kevin Lepage//30. Casey Atwood//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-31. Todd Bodine//32. Brett Bodine//33. Tony Stewart//34. Steve Park//35. Mike Skinner//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-36. Hut Stricklin//37. Ward Burton/Prov/38. Jason Leffler/Prov/39. Mike Wallace/Prov/40. Ron Hornaday/Prov/

;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-41. Buckshot Jones/Prov/42. Kyle Petty/Prov/43. Rick Mast/Prov/;]
[RUNS=:45]
[OUT Q=...last driver."]
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[talent=mike]
[gtaphic=hold darlington]

Dave Marcis and Andy Houston failed to make the race.