[1-News-Head]

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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]

U-S Special Forces units on the ground in Afghanistan? We'll talk with a local combat veteran who knows something about what's involved.
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[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

And Senator George Allen offers a comparison between the anthrax scare and the American Revolution.

[Sports-head]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=]


In sports, the Braves talk about facing Curt Schilling, Bridgewater and Emory and Henry gear up for a huge ODAC football battle, the Redskins Bruce Smith speaks up
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[VO-NAT]


and cars rev it up in qualifying at Talladega, the rundown in sports.
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[WX-Head]
[ANCHOR=Robin]
[SS=None]


I will be hard not to like this fall weekend forecast. Plan to spend at least some time outdoors. Details just ahead.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon 4-Shot]


News 7 is next.
[Video-Open]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=dse]
[TAPE#=Video Open]



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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


Taliban rulers challenge America to send 100-thousand troops to Afghanistan to make it a fair fight.
[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


Pentagon officials say- -unofficially- -that some are already there.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]


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


And I'm Keith Humphry.

[Special-Forces]


[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=01-37 TC1:20:14]
[GRAPHIC=None]

After pounding Afghanistan from the air for nearly two weeks, U-S Special Forces may be getting ready to go in on the ground... if they're not there already.
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[VO-NAT]

Anonymous government officials have said Special Forces units- -like those seen in this training video- -have begun operations. Typically Green Berets and Navy Seals follow the aerial bombardment and reconnaissance missions that soften up defenses and help identify targets that are best located by these highly- trained ground troops. The question is will they be able to find Osama bin Laden?
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[SOT 14:38:40]
[IN Q=They'll find him]

((MARCELINO CASTILLO, JR./RETIRED GUNNERY SGT.; THEY'LL FIND HIM. PEOPLE LIKE HIM ARE BOUND TO MAKE A MISTAKE. HE'S ON THE RUN NOW. IT'S NOT THAT HE'S NOT AFRAID, "THEY'LL NEVER FIND ME." THEY WILL.))
[SUPER=141-Marcelino Castillo, Jr./Retired Gunnery Sgt.]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=they will.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=143-Roanoke]

Castillo served in a Marine reconnaissance unit in Vietnam and now works in a local Purple Heart Office. Castillo dismisses the notion that U-S Special Forces aren't prepared for the bitter Afghan winter.
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[SOT 14:41:55]
[IN Q=Mountain fighters]

((MOUNTAIN FIGHTERS. UNITED STATES ARMY, UNITED STATES MARINES AND NAVY TRAIN THEIR TROOPS IN MOUNTAIN WARFARE, COLD MOUNTAIN WARFARE.))
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=COLD mountain warfare.]
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[Allen]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=Six]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=01-36 TC1:54:11]
[GRAPHIC=Anthrax]


On the home-front, two new Anthrax cases to report.
A New Jersey postal worker and an employee of the New York Post have both contracted the skin form of the disease.

[SS=Allen]


Senator George Allen says recent cases of anthrax require caution, but today he encouraged Virginians to live their lives as normally as possible.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Allen spent much of the day in western Virginia.
In an interview here at W-D-B-J- -7, Allen offered a history lesson to put recent events in perspective.
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[SOT 03:57:28]
[IN Q=Gosh, when Thomas Jefferson]

((GOSH WHEN THOMAS JEFFERSON WAS GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA, THE BRITISH WERE ATER US WHILE WE WERE SECEDING FROM THE CROWN. THEY HAD TO MOVE THE CAPITOL FROM RICHMOND TO CHARLOTTESVILLE AND JACK JEWETT RODE FROM LOUSIA COUNTY TO WARN THEM THAT THE BRITISH WERE COMING AND THEY BARELY ESCAPED. IN THE WAR OF 1812, THE BRITISH BURNED DOWN THE CAPITOL AND THE GOVERNMENT WAS MOVED TO MCLEAN, VIRGINIA. SO THIS IS NOTHING.))
[SUPER=01-Sen. George Allen/(R) Virginia]
[RUNS=:24]
[OUT Q=so this is nothing.]
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
[GRAPHIC=HOLD]


Allen has NOT been tested for anthrax, and has not taken antibiotics. But four members of his staff who visited a contaminated mailroom are receiving the medication as a precaution.

[Forensic-Dentist]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=41:46]
[GRAPHIC=None]


One of the ways victims of the terrorist attacks will be identified is by their teeth.
Sometimes all it takes is just one tooth.
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[VO-NAT:17]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.]


Forensic dentist Alvin Kagey says teeth are very important for identifying people -- because they can survive a lot of trauma.
[SUPER=03-Arlington/File Tape]


And for sites of mass destruction he says it's quicker and cheaper than using D-N-A.
Plus-- a person's teeth can have very unique characteristics.
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[SOT2:06:44]
[IN Q=If you have a tooth that has been capped]

((DR. ALVIN KAGEY/FORENSIC DENTIST; IF YOU HAVE TOOTH THAT HAS BEEN CAPPED OR CROWNED OR ROOT CANAL --BECOME VERY SIGNIFICANT AND THEY HELP TO INDIVIDUALIZE THE PERSON))
[SUPER=01-Dr. Alvin Kagey/Forensic Dentist]
[RUNS=17]
[OUT Q=individualize the person]
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[VO-NAT:10]


Kagey says tooth development can sometimes reveal the victim's age... and dental work can offer clues about socio-economic status.
And he says the method is very reliable.
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[VHSL-L'burg]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=01-43 TC1:12:53]
[GRAPHIC=Jerry Falwell]


The Reverend Jerry Falwell says he's glad controversial remarks he made last month "won't" result in the state high school basketball tournaments being moved out of Lynchburg.
In an appearance on the "700 Club", Falwell suggested abortionists, feminists, gays and others were to blame for the terrorist attacks on September 11th.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Last March]


The Virginia High School League's executive committee voted yesterday "not" to move the tournament out of Liberty University's Vines Center.
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[SOT 9:46:38]
[IN Q=I called Ken]

((REV. JERRY FALWELL/LIBERTY U. CHANCELLOR: I CALLED KEN TILLEY IMMEDIATELY AND MY FIRST QUESTION WAS 'WHAT DO MY COMMENTS AS A PRIVATE CITIZEN HAVE TO DO WITH THE UNIVERSITY AND THE YOUNG PEOPLE OF THE HIGH SCHOOLS OF VIRGINIA?' AND I SAID I HOPE YOU RECONSIDER, WE'D LOVE TO HAVE YOU.))
[SUPER=01-Rev. Jerry Falwell/Liberty U. Chancellor]
[RUNS=16]
[OUT Q=love to have you.]
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[VO-NAT]


Lynchburg officials say the city would have lost a quarter million dollars in business revenue if the tournament had been moved.
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[Radford-Accident]


[ANCHOR=Keith ]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=I-81 Accident]


An accident is slowing traffic on Interstate 81 near Radford.
State police say two vehicles collided in the southbound lanes at the 105 mile marker about an hour ago.
Traffic is backing up for several miles.
We don't know if anyone was hurt.

[State-Budget]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=01-44 TC1:06:34]
[GRAPHIC=VA Budget]


The good news, they say, is that the state budget picture isn't as bad as it was in 1991.
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[VO-NAT :16]
[SUPER=03-Richmond;]


Last month, the Senate Finance Committee staff warned of a 500-million dollar budget shortfall.
Today, they heard the best-case economic scenario would add another 413 million dollars to the budget gap in education, and 100 million for transportation.
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[SOT 12:13:21]
[IN Q=And if everything goes to heck]

((SEN. BO TRUMBO/R-FINCASTLE: AND IF EVERYTHING GOES TO HECK IN A HANDBAG, WE'RE LOOKING AT ANOTHER 500 MILLION DOLLAR SHORTFALL THERE. THAT'S IN TRANSPORTATION. AND THAT DOESN'T INCLUDE SOME OF THE OTHER ISSUES THAT WERE DISCUSSED TODAY. THAT DOESN'T INCLUDE THE EDUCATION ISSUE THAT WE TALKED ABOUT THAT'S ANOTHER 400 MILLION DOLLAR POTENTIAL SHORTFALL.))
[SUPER=01-Sen. Bo Trumbo/(R) Fincastle;]
[RUNS=:17]
[OUT Q=400 million dollar potential shortfall.]
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[VO-NAT :06]


In light of the grim economic news, we asked Republican Bo Trumbo who should be governor.
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[ANCHOR=Keith]
[SS=Warner/Earley]


Trumbo says, "Mark would make a fine governor. You notice I didn't say which Mark," Trumbo said.

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


The governor's race has closed to within a few points.
Next on News 7, we'll see how the Lieutenant-Governor and Attorney General's races are shaping up.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


And later, some area art students take their project outside.
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[McEachin]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=01-46 TC1:39:27]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


An ad will run on this station for the next two weeks that criticizes Donald McEachin and endorses Jerry Kilgore.


[ANCHOR=Shannon 2-Shot]
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[VO-NAT :21 ]


A group founded by the N-R-A called the Law Enforcement Alliance of America is paying for them.
Democrats say the L-E-A-A is breaking state law by advertising, without having registered with the State Board of Elections.
The group would NOT return our calls today.
But McEachin calls it "a bogus group" that's distorting his record.
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[SOT 15:40:35 ]
[IN Q=The reality is that I changed]

((DONALD MCEACHIN/D-ATTORNEY GEN. CANDIDATE: THE REALITY IS THAT I CHANGED MY VOTE AFTER TWO REPUBLICAN GOVERNORS SENT DOWN AMENDMENTS THAT CHANGED THE BILLS DRASTICALLY... WHO APPARENTLY SOME CONCERNS WITH THE BILLS THEMSELVES.))
[sot 15:50:32 ]

((Does Jerry Kilgore support the LEAA and want to be supported by them? CARRIE CANTRELL/KILGORE SPOKESWOMAN: WELL I BELIEVE THAT THEY HAVE ENDORSED JERRY IN THIS RACE. BUT JERRY HAS A PROVEN RECORD IN THE LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMUNITY.))
[SUPER=401-Donald McEachin/(D) Attorney Gen. Candidate; :00]
[SUPER=401-Carrie Cantrell/Kilgore Spokeswoman; :22]
[RUNS=:32]
[OUT Q=the law enforcement community.]
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[Anchor=Shannon ]
[SS=Campaign 2001]


Meanwhile, the Kilgore campaign is crying foul on McEachin's latest campaign finance report.
McEachin filed 195 thousand dollars in extra contributions past the reporting deadline -- but his expenditure filings were NOT taken to that same date.
The Kilgore campaign says McEachin was trying to "deceitfully inflate" his cash on hand number.
McEachin says he's providing more information, not less, so there's no problem.


[Mason-Dixon]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=01-20 TC1:25:23]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2001]


Kilgore is still up by a solid ten points in today's NEWS 7 Mason-Dixon poll.
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[VO-NAT]


In the race for Attorney General, Republican Kilgore leads Democrat McEachin 41 to 31 percent.
In the race for Lieutenant Governor, Democrat Tim Kaine's five point lead has shrunk to a statistical dead heat.
Kaine is polling 38 percent support among likely voters.
Republican Jay Katzen is polling 36 percent.
Our polling firm threw in a question about President Bush -- since his popularity could be a boost for Republicans in Virginia.
In July, he had a "good or excellent" job rating of 58 percent.
This week in October, 86 percent of likely Virginia voters think the President's doing a "good or excellent" job.
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[Shuler-Nutter]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=rca]
[TAPE#=01-54 TC03:27]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2001]

The race for the 7th House District in the New River Valley is a whole new game thanks to redistricting. Both candidates had to move to different homes to run. And since the territory is new, each needs to make a major effort to get to know the voters in the redrawn 7th. New River Valley Bureau Chief Rachel Cannon reports.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=403-Blacksburg; :00]
[SUPER=401-Jim Shuler/(D) 7th District Delegate Candidate; :16]
[SUPER=420-Rachel Cannon/rcannon*wdbj7.com; :49]
[SUPER=403-Christiansburg; 1:02]
[SUPER=401-Dave Nutter/(R) 7th District Delegate Candidate ; 1:15]
[RUNS=1:45]
[OUT Q=Rachel Cannon, News 7.]

((TC :24:31:00 "He was losing his favorite district." Redistricting took the Blacksburg district Delegate Jim Shuler represented for 8-years. To stay in Richmond, the Democrat would have run against a friend or move into the 7th District.
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[SOT 9:01:02]
[IN Q=I'VE UPROOTED]

((JIM SHULER/(D) DELEGATE CANDIDATE 7TH DISTRICT; I'VE UPROOTED MY FAMILY I LIVE IN ANOTHER HOME I'VE OWNED FOR THE PAST 20-YEARS I HAVE TAKEN ON 60-PERCENT NEW TERRITORY.))
[OUT Q=NEW TERRITORY]

57-year-old Shuler calls the change bittersweet. But says he's eager to represent the 7th District, which includes Radford and parts of Montgomery and Pulaski County.

Education remains his top priority.
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[SOT 7:54:17]
[IN Q=that has]

((THAT HAS BEEN THE COMPELLING REASON THAT I HAVE BEEN IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM THE ONSET VIRGINIA NEEDS TO GET BACK TO REPRIORITIZING RE-INVEST IN VIRGINIA'S EDUCATIONAL EFFORTS.))
[OUT Q=EDUCATIONAL EFFORTS.]

He says his campaign efforts have raised an estimated 170-thousand dollars. In Richmond he wants to raise education funding. Nats TC Shuler is a retired veterinarian and lives with his wife. Their two children are grown. NATS TC 15:14:32 "I'M DAVE NUTTER RUNNING FOR THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES" Dave Nutter is the Republican candidate in the 7th. The 46-year-old moved from Blacksburg to Prices Fork to run. He's covering the new territory by going door to door.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 15:09:07:02 - 15:09:15]
[IN Q=i think]

((DAVE NUTTER/(R) DELEGATE CANDIDATE 7TH DISTRICT; I THINK IT'S REAL IMPORTANT TO GET OUT THERE, (CUT) I'M DOING IT DOOR TO DOOR MYSELF BECAUSE I WANT PEOPLE TO MEET ME AND TO KNOW FIRST HAND WHAT THEIR CONCERNS ARE.))
[OUT Q=WHAT THEIR CONCERNS ARE.]

Nutter is a spokesman for Virginia Tech. He and his wife, who also works at the University, have three-children. The Republican says his campaign has raised about 80-thousand dollars and if elected, he wants to develop the economy.

(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 15:06:17]
[IN Q=certainly]

((CERTAINLY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GROWING JOBS IN THE REGION BUT CERTAINLY WHAT I'VE BEEN HEARING FROM A LOT OF PARENTS IS DISCIPLINE IN OUR SCHOOLS AND CONSERVATIVE MORAL VALUES.))
[OUT Q=MORAL VALUES.]

While this is Nutter's first run for office, he's not new to politics. He's a former Chairman of the Montgomery County Republican Committee. Rachel Canon, News 7.))


[Stocks]


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


Wall Street shook-off worries about Afghanistan and anthrax and turned its attention to some better-than-expected profit reports. [TAKE DOW & NASDAQ PAGE]
[RUNS=:30]
[SUPER=x5000;]
[SUPER=440-x/40.89/9204.11/x/18.58/1671.30;]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


The DOW gained 41 points.
NASDAQ rose 18 and a half.
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[VO]
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[SUPER=274-h/0.75/58.85/h/0.76/62.71/h/0.25/52.35/i/0.03/28.31/h/1.11/53.01;]
[SUPER=#555; Reset]


[Roanoke-Fire]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=01-56 TC03:58]
[GRAPHIC=Fire]


A duplex in southwest Roanoke caught fire this morning.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Firefighters had the blaze inside 2601 Avenel Avenue under control in a few minutes.
But the heat and smoke still did about 30-thousand dollars damage.
The fire started in the living room, but the cause has not been determined.
No one was hurt.
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[Costumes]


[ANCHOR=Shannon]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=01-52 TC1:17:03]
[GRAPHIC=Halloween]


A lack of customers is proving to be a real horror for some local Halloween retailers.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


People normally spend more money on Halloween than any other holiday except Christmas.
But local costume shops are complaining their business is frighteningly slow.
Like many stores, Halloween Express hopes patriotic costumes will be the key to getting customers back in the spirit.
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[**bump sots***]
[SOT 14:22 - :36]
[IN Q=The costume companies]

((CATHY DEMARTINO/STORE OWNER: THE COSTUME COMPANIES DIDN'T HAVE ENOUGH -- I HAD TO WAIT UNTIL YESTERDAY TO GET MY UNCLE SAM COSTUMES. AND IT'S A FABULOUS THING BECAUSE EVERYBODY'S FEELING VERY PATRIOTIC AND WANTS TO STAND UP FOR THEIR COUNTRY. AND WE'VE GOT THE COSTUME FOR THEM.))
[BUMP SOT 18:13 - :17]

((STEPHEN HOUCHINS/CUSTOMER: I'M GOING TO BE A SKELETON. A GOOD SKELETON. ))
[SUPER=01-Cathy DeMartino/Store Owner; :00]
[SUPER=01-Stephen Houchins/Customer; :15 QUICK!]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=a good skeleton.]
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[VO-NAT]


Retailers hope sales pick up in the next two weekends before Halloween, which are usually the busiest.
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[Sports tease]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=]


Qualifying from Talladega, the Express faces off against the Grrowl tonight, Virginia football coach Al Groh talks about his happiest Florida State memory
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[VO-NAT]


and tomorrow's Emory and Henry/Bridgewater showdown should be a memorable one.
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[S-Qualify]


[ANCHOR=Steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-109]
[GRAPHIC=TALLADEGA]

The Winston Cup stars have just six races remaining this season, and this weekend they are on their biggest track - Talladega. Qualifying for the EA Sports 500 is winding down at this hour.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Talladega, AL/CNN-SI; :00]

Bobby Hamilton, one of the central figures at Martinsville this past Monday is currently on the provisional pole. He turned a lap at 184 point 438 miles an hour in the Square D Chevrolet. Rick Mast is trying to make this race driving a second car out of Junie Donlavey's shop. The Number 91 Ford has a Robert Yates engine in it, but Mast was only able to turn a lap at 181 point 6 miles an hour.
We'll have the complete field rundown at 11.
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[TALENT=MIKE]
[GRAPHIC=Talladega]

This is the first race NASCAR has mandated that each driver wear a head and neck restraint. Not surprisingly, Tony Stewart threw a fit, threatened to leave the track and for a while today refused to follow the rule. He has since given

in to NASCAR's wishes.[S-Braves]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-105]
[GRAPHIC=Braves/D-backs]


Game three of the NLCS between the Braves and the Arizona Diamondbacks is tonight in Atlanta. The series is tied 1-1. The Braves face Curt Schilling, who is 2 and OH in the post season.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="if we]
[SUPER=01-Bobby Cox/Atlanta Braves Manager; :00]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=.....how to beat him."]
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[ANCHOR=steve]
[GRAPHIC=Yankees/Mariners]

New York hosts Seattle tomorrow. The Yankees lead the series two games to none.

[S-UVA]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-101]
[GRAPHIC=ACC]


Tomorrow night at 7:45, 21st ranked Florida State and Virginia kick it off in Charlottesville in an ACC clash.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Charlottesville/1995; :00]


UVa's only victory against the Seminoles took place back in 1995 in Charlottesville. Mike Groh was the winning quarterback. While his dad could not be there because of NFL coaching commitments, he did make sure to watch the 33-28 shocker on TV.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="there...]
[SUPER=01-Al Groh/UVa Head Coach; :00]
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=.....assure you of that"]
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[S-ODAC]


[ANCHOR=Steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-108 1048TC]
[GRAPHIC=ODAC]

Many believe the ODAC football title will be decided tomorrow afternoon when defending champ Emory & Henry plays host to the unbeaten and nationally ranked Bridgewater College Eagles.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=WELL LAST YEAR...]
[SUPER=01-Henry Eggleston/Bridgewater Captain from Franklin Co.; :00]
[SUPER=01-Brad McCrady/Bridgewater Junior from Northside; :12]
[SUPER=01-Mike Clark/Bridgewater Head Coach; :20]
[RUNS=:27]
[OUT Q=...THE KIDS HAVE."]
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[ANCHOR=STEVE]
[GRAPHIC=ODAC]

Last year Emory won a shootout 37-to-35. Kickoff is 1 o'clock.

[S-College]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=W & L]


Elsewhere in the ODAC, Washington and Lee is on the road at Sewanee they will kick it off at 1 oclock.
[GRAPHIC=Liberty]


The Liberty Flames travel to Gardner-Webb for a 1:30 start.
[GRAPHIC=JMU]


And James Madison is at Massachusetts and that kickoff is scheduled for one.

[S-Redskins]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-100]
[GRAPHIC=Redskins]


The OH and 5 Washington Redskins take on the Carolina Panthers Sunday at FedEx Field. Skins defensive leader Bruce Smith is out with a shoulder injury but is still very much aware of what his teammates on the field must do.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="my thought]
[SUPER=01-Bruce Smith/Redskins Defensive End; :00]
[RUNS=:19]
[OUT Q=.....we need a win desparately"]
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[S-Express]


[ANCHOR=steve]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-106]
[GRAPHIC=Express]


The Roanoke Express puts a 3 and OH record to the test tonight at the Round House against the Greenville Grrowl of the Southern Conference. Teams in the south have a particular style that's dangerous.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="they]
[SUPER=01-Mike Peron/Express Center; :00]
[RUNS=:22]
[OUT Q=.....only chance you get"]
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[Mosaic]
[NEWSCAST=6]
[WRITER=rca]
[TAPE#=]
[ANCHOR=SHannon 2-Shot]


A group of artists is turning old junk into a beautiful display.
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

A mosaic is going up outside a Blacksburg convenience store.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg;]

Artists from Radford University, Blacksburg Middle School and the Boys and Girls Club hope to complete it by the end of the week. The mosaic is made up of handmade pieces, cut mirror and ceramic tiles. All the items used to make the design have been discarded or donated. This is the first mosaic scheduled to go up in Blacksburg over the next two-years. (------------)