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[ANCHOR=Jean]

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Coming up on News 7-
Tests are going on in Nevada- after a possible Anthrax scare.
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[VO-NAT]


The latest as an NBC employee tests positive for Anthrax.
What you should be on the lookout for- when you receive mail.
And opening night on the ice.. for the Roanoke Express.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 is next.

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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[VO-NAT 09]


Another case of Anthrax.. this time in New York City... an assistant to Newsman Tom Brokaw tests positive.
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[SOT 14:27:58]
[IN Q=]

((TOMMY THOMSPONS: WE ARE RESPONDING VERY AGGRESSIVELY TO ALL INDIVIDUALS WHICH HAS NO CONNECTION AT THIS POINT IN TIME TO ANY TERRORIST ATTACK.)) [BUTT TO 20:20:55] ((RUDY GIULIANI/NY MAYOR: NO MATTER WHAT WE'RE SAYING, PEOPLE ARE AFRAID, THEY DON'T HAVE TO BE. THIS APPEARS TO BE A CONTAINED SITUATION.))
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[OUT Q=contained situation.]
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[VO-NAT]


But it may be harder for Americans to do that.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=News 7 at Eleven]


[Attacks-Anthrax]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
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The latest scare came in Reno Nevada tonight where officials are investigating a package.
The First test on that package came back positive for Anthrax, but a second test turned out negative. A third test will be done.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Manny /Newspath;]


Manuel Gallegus is following the case and joins us live from Washington with the latest.
[LIVE=Manny /FULL Newspath]
[SUPER=01-Manuel Gallegus/Reporting]
[SUPER=05-Washington, DC]
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[SUPER=03-New York, NY; :00]
[SUPER=10-Dick Cheney/Vice President/PBS; :24]
[SUPER=01-Rudolph Giuliani/New York City Mayor; :51]
[SUPER=01-Tommy Thompson/Secretary of Health & Human Services; 1:15]
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[OUT Q=reported in the distance.]

((The latest anthrax scare is centered in New York City-- where an NBC News employee tested positive for a relatively mild case of skin anthrax. She's the fourth person in the United States to test positive for the deadly disease. The FBI says its not sure there's a link to the September 11th attacks, but the Bush Administration thinks suspected terrorist Osama bin Laden -could- be involved. Dick Cheney, Vice President: The NewsHour/PBS These kinds of activities, first Florida, now New York, you have to be suspicious. Investigators say an NBC staffer opened a piece of mail containing an unidentified white powder late last month. Several days later, she developed a skin lesion-- which started taking on the characteristics of anthrax. She is being treated with antibiotics and is said to be doing fine. Rudolph Giuliani/New York City Mayor: The test of the powder was negative to anthrax. The skin test was positive. Another suspicious letter went to the New York Times. Both were postmarked St. Petersburg Florida. In Nevada-- experts are testing yet another letter, this one sent to the Microsoft Licensing Office. Health officials are urging the public to be cautious. Tommy Thompson/HHS Secretary: If you see anything suspicious, call your local law enforcement officer. Meanwhile, in Afghanistan, a seventh day of strikes against Osama bin Laden and the Taliban. Several planes streaked over the capital of Kabul Saturday morning--and several large explosions were reported in the distance.))
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[Mail-Anthrax]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 PM]
[WRITER=jus]
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So many tonight are asking themselves "Is the mail safe?" [***ANTHRAX MB GRAPHIC***]
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin /MB Set;]


Justin McLeod spoke with a Virginia postal inspector and is here now to tell us what to look for. Justin?
[LIVE=Justin /FULL MB SET]
[SUPER=@justin1]


Jean, Postal officials are stressing you should be cautious but also not to panic.
After all, there has yet to be a confirmed case of using the mail to transmit anthrax or any other biological or chemical weapons.
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In fact, the only thing the postal service has seen a lot of are threats and hoaxes, more than sixty so far this year.
At the same time, the postal service realizes people are on edge and have put out a list of things you should look out for.
For one, you should be supicious of mail that has no return address.
You should also look for mail that shows a city or state in the postmark that doesn't match that return address.
And finally, you should be cautious of any mail that has a strange smell or stains.
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[SOT 14:29:20]
[IN Q=If individual receives]

((JOHN ASHCROFT/U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL: IF AN INDIVIDUAL RECEIVES MAIL WHICH IS SUSPICIOUS, THEY SHOULD NOT OPEN, THEY SHOULD NOT SHAKE IT. THEY SHOULD LEAVE THE AREA AND CALL LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.)) [Runs15]
[OUT Q=local law enforcement authorities] ))
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[***ANTHRAX MB GRAPHIC***]
[LIVE=Justin /FULL MB Set]


And if you come in contact with any piece of mail you believe may be contaminated experts say you should wash your hands immediately with soap and warm water.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean and Justin /MB Set;]


And if you would like to get a full list of the postal service guidelines or an explanation of what anthrax is, you can check out the postal services' website at www.usps.com. Jean?

[Federal-Aid]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=None]
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Governor Jim Gilmore is asking President Bush for almost 3-point-2 BILLION dollars in federal aid for what he describes as "severe and immediate" needs related to terrorism.
Half of that would be to protect Virginia from future attacks.
In the request, Gilmore cites potential terrorist targets unique to Virginia.

[Tech-Gilmore]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 p.m.]
[WRITER=syo]
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The Governor also has a plan to help the Commonwealth's economy get back on its feet.
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[SUPER=03-Blacksburg;]

Gilmore spoke at a Virginia Tech luncheon this afternoon, mentioning many of the issues he touched on during a television appearance Thursday night. He's says he's concerned about the financial effects of last months' terrorist attacks and says a new advertising campaign designed to increase tourism might help. The slogan: "Virginia Stands for Freedom".
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[IN Q=This is an opportunity to advertise...]

((GOVERNOR JIM GILMORE: THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO ADVERTISE, PARTICULARLY ON THE EASTERN SEABOARD TO PEOPLE WHO CAN DRIVE IN AND, YOU KNOW, KEEP PEOPLE COMING IN SO THEY CAN SEE SOME OF THE THINGS WE WANT THEM TO SEE WHILE THE WEATHER'S STILL SUITABLE HERE IN THE AUTUMN. SO WE EXPECT TO ADVERTISE IN NEIGHBORING STATES TO VIRGINIA.))
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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Other economic boosters include 17-million dollars to build a new science building at Tech and a one hundred dollar per week increase in unemployment benefits.

[Jobless-Aid]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rle]
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But those benefits will not be available for ALL workers. Only those who were receiving the maximum benefits of 268-dollars a week, and workers who filed for unemployment after September 9th are eligible.
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[SUPER=03-Martinsville;]

However, the plan is receiving both praise and criticism in Southside.
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[SOT - 17:29:28/17:25:28]
[IN Q=Certainly these increased...]

((THOMAS HARNED/MARTINSVILLE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT; CERTAINLY THESE INCREASED UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS THAT THE GOVERNOR ANNOUNCED WILL BE MOST WELCOME IN THSI AREA, AND WILL HELP OUR FOLKS TO TRANSITION THIS RECESSION.))
(BUTT BUTT BUTT)

((PATRICIA WOODS/LAID OFF FROM J.P. STEVENS; I'M GLAD TO HEAR THE IDEAS NOW, BUT WE NEEDED THOSE IDEAS IN PLAY AND THE PLANTS IN PLAY BEFORE THE PLANTS CLOSED DOWN.))
[SUPER=01-Thomas Harned/Martinsville Economic Development; :00]
[SUPER=01-Patricia Woods/Laid Off from J. P. Stevens in 1999; :13]
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[OUT Q=before the plants closed down.]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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An official with the Virginia Employment Commission said that since the Governor's executive order is still being drafted, the final details of the plan will not be available for several days.

[Wal-Mart-Threat]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=01-36 TC1:49:50]
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Bedford County authorities don't believe there's any link between a bomb threat suspect and Muslim terrorists.
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[VO-NAT]


42-year old Rosilyn Boston-Khaliq (kah-LEEK) was arrested
[SUPER=03-Bedford]

after she allegedly phoned in a bomb threat this morning to the Bedford Wal-Mart where she works.
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[SOT 18:53:43]
[IN Q=It's unfortunate]

((MIKE BROWN/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF: IT'S UNFORTUNATE THAT BECAUSE OF HER NAME AND BECAUSE.. IF YOU USE THE PHOTOGRAPH.. BECAUSE OF HER GARB, SHE'S GOING TO BE THROWN IN THE POT.. AN ARENA WITH THE TERRORISTS AND THAT AGAIN I DON'T THINK IS THE CASE.))
[SUPER=01-Mike Brown/Bedford Co. Sheriff]
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[OUT Q=think is the case.]
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[VO-NAT]


Boston-Khaliq was also arrested last winter on forgery and petty larceny charges.
She worked at the Bedford Wal-Mart for about six months.
Authorities say she has not given them a motive.
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[Bomb-Hoax]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jmc]
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Virginia Tech officials are trying to find out who left a fake bomb in a library bathroom yesterday.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Yesterday]


The suspicious package prompted officials to evacuate five buildings and call out experts in bomb disposal and hazardous materials.
The device turned out to be an elaborate hoax- three bricks wrapped in aluminum foil wired to a digital timer.
Tech's president Charles Steger sent an open letter to the university community, condemning the incident and vowing that whomever is responsible will be found and prosecuted.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[WRITER=dse]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
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The sailors killed in the bombing of the USS Cole are remembered a year later.
That's next on News 7.
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[VO-NAT]


And later, an area Elementary school comes through with pennies for the Pentagon and nickels for New York.
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[Sports-Preview]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
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[IN Q="hey sports...]
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[OUT Q=....in sports."]

((Hey sports fans here's what's happening on the big seven. It's week 7 of high school football, the Hokies will celebrate homecoming when Boston College comes to town, Todd Bodine will start on the pole in the Old Dominion 500 and the Roanoke Express opened its East Coast Hockey League season tonight at the Roundhouse.
All that and more coming up in sports.))
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[Cole-Memorial]


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[WRITER=jmc]
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A year ago-- terrorism claimed the lives of 17 American sailors, including Southside Virginia native Timothy Saunders.
He and the other members of the fallen crew were honored at a ceremony this morning in Norfolk.
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((NAT SOUND BELL. TIMOTHY SAUNDERS, OPERATIONS SPECIALIST 2ND CLASS RINGGOLD VIRGINIA.))
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[OUT Q=Ringgold, Virginia.]
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[VO-NAT]


The Navy dedicated a seaside monument to the crew of the ship.
Several current and former U-S-S Cole sailors, as well as victims' family members attended the private memorial ceremony at the Norfolk Naval Station.
Two suicide bombers-- believed to have been members of Osama bin Laden's network-- blew a hole in the hull of the destroyer as it re-fueled in Yemen.
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[D-Day-Memorial]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=khu]
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Meanwhile, the memorial honoring D-Day Veterans has lost its board of directors. But members say the mass resignation is un-related to the announcement earlier this week that the Memorial Foundation is 5-million dollars in the red.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Bedford/June 6]

Bills were still coming for the June 6th dedication ceremony. An audit of the foundation's books won't be complete for a few weeks. The interim director says board members had already planned to step aside.
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[SOT 12:15:15]
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((THE PURPOSE OF THAT WAS TO CLEAR THE WAY FOR THE POPULATION OF THE BOARD WITH NEW PEOPLE WHO WERE PREPARED TO UNDERTAKE THE CHALLENGES OF THE NEXT PHASE OF THE FOUNDATION'S OPERATION.)) ((I DON'T THINK ANY OF THEM WANTED TO QUIT. WE THINK IT'S THE BEST THING FOR THE FOUNDATION AND THE MEMORIAL.))
[SUPER=01-Bill McIntosh/Interim President]
[SUPER=01-Bob Slaughter/Former Board Member; :12]
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[OUT Q=and the memorial.]
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[VO-NAT]

Slaughter was asked to assume the chairmanship of the National Advisory board, a position previously held by historian Steven Ambrose.
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[Child-Death]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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Roanoke Police say a seven- year- old child may have caused the death of a five-month old sibling.
The baby boy died October 8th, in a local hospital.
Emergency medical personnel had been called to his home three days earlier.
Police say they believe the baby died, because the seven- year- old placed a foreign object over the infant's face.
[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
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Much of the world is at war tonight, but next on News 7, find out who's being honored for his efforts at making peace.
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[VO-NAT]


And we'll meet a man who keeps history alive by keeping a roof over his head.
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[WEB-ADDRESS]
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[Web Address Announce] [Pinnacle 4885ess]

[Nobel-Prize]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jja]
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As the attacks on Afghanistan continue the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-New York, NY]


The United Nations secretary General Kofi Annan is the winner.
He says he'll share the prize with the U-N saying the prize will strengthen the world body-
The Secretary General says the prize could not have come at a better time.
Annan says it will be a wonderful shot in the arm for the U-N.
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[Southwest-Tradition]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=01-51 TC45:26]
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There was a time when a roof overhead, required a shingle split by hand.
Today, that skill is hard to find... unless you know Danny Wingate.
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[SOT 57:38]
[IN Q=If you look down this]

((DANNY WINGATE/SHINGLE MAKER: IF YOU LOOK DOWN THIS, IT HAS A LITTLE BIT OF A TWIST. AS NARROW AS THESE ARE, IT WON'T MATTER MUCH, BUT ON BIG WIDE STUFF OR WITH ANY MORE TWIST, IT MAKES THEM TURN UP ON YOU.))
[SUPER=01-Danny Wingate/Shingle Maker]
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[OUT Q=makes them turn up on you.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Grayson Co.]


Wingate knows what it takes to make a shingle. He's had plenty of practice.
And the Grayson County resident is in demand, because there are few others who still split oak shingles by hand.
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[SOT 01:05:17]
[IN Q=I think today when people think of shingles]

((RODDY MOORE/BLUE RIDGE INSTITUTE: I THINK TODAY WHEN PEOPLE THINK OF SHINGLES, THEY THINK OF SOMETHING THEY CAN BUY AT A HARDWARE STORE, MADE OUT OF CEDAR THEY CAN COVER A BUILDING WITH. OLDER MUSEUMS AND OLDER BUILDINGS, A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE STILL LOOKING FOR EITHER WHITE OAK OR RED OAK SHINGLES, AND THERE ARE NOT THAT MANY PEOPLE MAKING THEM ANY MORE.))
[SUPER=01-Roddy Moore/Blue Ridge Institute; ]
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[OUT Q=not that many people making them any more.]
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[VO-NAT]


Shingle making is just one of more than 50 traditional crafts that will be featured during the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival, October 27th at Ferrum College.
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[Oak-Grove]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=01-46 4500tc]
[GRAPHIC=AMERICA RESPONDS]


School children in southwest Virginia continue to do their part to help with the ongoing relief efforts.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=143-Roanoke Co.; :00]

This morning in Roanoke County, the students at Oak Grove Elementary School formed a patriotic circle on their playground to celebrate a week's worth of fundraising. Their "Pennies for the Pentagon" and "Nickels for New York" campaign raised $14 hundred dollars for the Red Cross and the Roanoke Valley firefighters association.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=WELL, I THINK...]
[SUPER=141-Becky Rowe/Oak Grove Elementary Principal; :00]
[SUPER=141-Capt. Willie Wines/Roanoke City Engine Three; :15]
[RUNS=:26]
[OUT Q=big statement."]
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[S-Salem]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-105 (1:35:31)]
[GRAPHIC=Byrd/Salem]


William Byrd pulled off a big win tonight beating Salem 42 to 21.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Byrd vs Salem; :]


The Terrier crowd was excited for the Blue Ridge showdown in Salem.
Trailing 35 to 14 in the third, Salem has the ball at the Byrd 35 as James Martin gets the pass to Matt Collins who picks up some good blocking taking it in for the Spartan score.
[SUPER=36-William Byrd/42/Salem/21/; :]


But on Byrd's next possession, Jeff Highfill hands off to Mark Mayhew who will dive over the goal line and the Terriers go on to win it 42 to 21.
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[S-Fleming]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-103 (1:08:46)]
[GRAPHIC=Fleming/Northside]


Down at Victory Stadium, William Fleming and Northside would renew an old backyard rivarly.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Fleming vs Vikings; :]


The Vikings were fired up for the first meeting with the Colonels since the R-V-D days.
There was no score until the second when Fleming punter Chris Dooley has this punt blocked by Northsides Ryan Kincer then Phillip Watkins picks it up and carries it 7 yards into the end zone for a 7 to nothing Viking lead.
[SUPER=36-Northside/7/William Fleming/6/;]


Fleming's only scoring opportunity of the first half came in the final minute but field goal kicker Miro Lucanin misses a 35 yard field goal attempt wide left and Northside goes on to win it 7 to 6.
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[FFE-Scores]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=FFE Logo]


It's week seven of Friday Football Extra lets check some of tonight's high school scores.
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[OUT Q=...last score."]
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[11FFe-Scores ]

[SUPER=55-John Battle/0/Rural Retreat/62/Martinsville/33/Patrick Co./3/E. Montgomery/7/Radford/31;]



[SUPER=55-Fishburne/14/North Cross/38/Dan River/21/Tunstall/7/G.W. Danville/42/E.C. Glass/0;]



[SUPER=55-Blacksburg/42/Alleghany/7/Hargrave Military/14/St. Christopher's/31/Nelson Co./43/Altavista/26;]



[SUPER=55-Louisa Co./19/Rockbridge Co./47/Chilhowie/14/Northwood/3/Patrick Henry/21/Franklin Co./49;]



[SUPER=55-William Byrd/42/Salem/21/Rustburg/0/Brookville/21/Magna Vista/54/Bassett/7;]



[SUPER=55-P.H. Glade Spring/13/Lebanon/14/Randolph Henry/14/C. Lunenburg/33/James River/55/Craig Co./0;]



[SUPER=55-Pocahontas/8/Ft. Chiswell/28/Lord Botetourt/21/Pulaski Co./63/Heritage/14/Jefferson Forest/19;]



[SUPER=55-Richlands/14/Marion/13/Luray/12/Riverheads/48/Bland Co./45/Narrows/19;]



[SUPER=55-Graham/35/Grundy/34/George Wythe/41/Holston/0/Giles/29/Auburn/6;]



[SUPER=55-Glenvar/6/Floyd Co./7/Chatham/24/William Campbell/24/Halifax Co./33/Cave Spring/31;]



[SUPER=55-Liberty/13/Amherst Co./7/Northside/7/William Fleming/6/Carroll Co./10/Abingdon/26;]



[SUPER=55-Parry McCluer/No/Covington/Rpt.;]


[S-Qualify]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-107]
[GRAPHIC=MARTINSVILLE]


Todd Bodine will start on the Pole for Sunday's Old Dominion 500. Steve Mason has more on how Bodine stole the pole.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=FIRST AUDIO]
[SUPER=@steve1; :00]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville; :17]
[SUPER=01-Jeff Gordon/Qualified Third; :27]
[SUPER=01-Todd Bodine/Old Dominion 500 Pole Winner; :55]
[SUPER=01-Dale Earnhardt, Jr./Outside Pole Winner; 1:16]
[SUPER=01-Rick Mast/Qualified 35th; 1:41]
[RUNS=1:54]
[OUT Q=tosses to board "Old Dominion 500".]
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[GO TO BOARDS] [GO TO QUALIFYING BOARDS]
[IN CUE=FIRST NAME]

[WIPE TO MOTION]
[SUPER=#556]
[SUPER=X5016;]
[SUPER=0107-1. Todd Bodine/93.724/2. Dale Earnhardt, Jr.//3. Jeff Gordon//4. Dale Jarrett//5. Johnny Benson//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-6. Ricky Craven//7. Joe Nemechek//8. Tony Stewart//9. Rusty Wallace//10. Dave Blaney//;]
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[SUPER=0107-11. Ward Burton//12. Mike Wallace//13. Mark Martin//14. Jerry Nadeau//15. Robert Pressley//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-16. Bobby Hamilton//17. Ron Hornaday//18. Rich Bickle//19. Ricky Rudd//20. Ken Schrader//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-21. Bill Elliott//22. Matt Kenseth//23. Hermie Sadler//24. Jeff Burton//25. Dave Marcis//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-26. Sterling Marlin//27. John Andretti//28. Robby Gordon//29. Hut Stricklin//30. Kevin Lepage//;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-31. Terry Labonte//32. Bobby Labonte//33. Buckshot Jones//34. Michael Waltrip//35. Rick Mast (Harvick)//;]


[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-36. Brett Bodine//37. Kenny Wallace/Prov/38. Jimmy Spencer/Prov/39. Elliott Sadler/Prov/40. Kurt Busch/Prov

/;]
[SUPER=X5009;]
[SUPER=0107-41. Casey Atwood/Prov/42. Jason Leffler/Prov/43. Stacy Compton/Prov/;]
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[OUT Q=.....last driver."]
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[S-Express]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-109 (05:32)]
[GRAPHIC=Express Logo]


The Roanoke Express opened its East Coast Hockey League season tonight at the Roundhouse.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Express vs Bombers; :]


Sterling Marlin was in the house tonight.
Roanoke got on the board in the first period Vern Fiddler is positioned in front of the net he guides the slap shot in for the score and a 1 to nothing Express lead.
[SUPER=37-Roanoke/2/Dayton/1/;]


The Express scored again in the second period. This time the puck is on the move and Rick Kowalsky gets the pass and scores and Roanoke goes on to win it 2 to 1.
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[S-MLB]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-100 (1:39:58)]
[GRAPHIC=Braves/Astros]


The Atlanta Braves completed a 3 game sweep of Houston beating the Astros today 6 to 2.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Atlanta, GA/FOX SPORTS; :]


The Braves Fans doing the tomahawk chop.
And the team responded. In the bottom of the second Paul Bako hits this 2 run homer over the right field wall off Shane Reynolds and the Braves led 2 to nothing.
[SUPER=35-Atlanta/6/Houston/2/;]


The Braves would add to that lead in the third this time Julio Franco with the solo homer to left centerfield and Atlanta advances with the 6 to 2 win.
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[Seal-Pups]


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Some orphaned seal pups are returned to the sea after a short rehabilitation.
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These three pups were rescued by the Marine Animal Lifeline in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. They were treated for wounds and infections, as well as dehydration and malnutrition. As they plumped up, trainers taught the pups to hunt on their own. And with a little TLC, these seal pups were ready to head back out to sea. (------------)