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Coming up on News 7-
No school for some students- after a fire..
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[VO-NAT]


Three people dead after a shooting in Roanoke-
We'll have the latest information.
The first business goes into the biomedical institute in Roanoke.
And just what is digital TV??? We'll check it out for you.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 at Eleven is next.

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[SOT 21:18:46]
[IN Q=WERE YOU ]

((reporter: were you scared to death? DAWN LEE/NEIGHBOR: OH YES, I WAS BECAUSE HE COULD HAVE SHOT MY BABY BECAUSE HE WAS OUTSIDE.))
[RUNS=06]
[OUT Q=HE WAS OUTSIDE.]
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[VO-NAT]

A harrowing day for a Roanoke family-- after their next door neighbors are gunned down in a double- murder suicide.

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[ANCHOR =Jean]
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[Roanoke-Shooting]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=tha]
[TAPE#=02-13 TC21:11]
[GRAPHIC=Shooting]

The shooting happened in a residential neighborhood, this afternoon. When police arrived, they found three people dead and a neighborhood in disbelief. [2-SHOT] Teresa Hamilton is here now with the victims' names and more on what happened. Jean--
[ANCHOR=Teresa]
[SUPER=@Teresa1;]


the shooting apparently started as an argument that spilled onto the street-- part of which was actually witnessed by a five year old boy.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=Neighbors ]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; ]
[SUPER=01-Dawn Lee/Neighbor; ]
[SUPER=01-Lavonne Bundick/Gunman's Sister; ]
[RUNS=:00]
[OUT Q= FINISH SCHOOL AND EVERYTHING]

(( Neighbors describe Dale Avenue in Roanoke as a relatively quiet neighborhood. But around three P-M that quiet was shattered-- when 23- year old Bradley Bundick stepped onto the front porch of this duplex where Monica DeHaven and 22- year old Nathaniel Clay were living. Authorities say when an argument ensued, Bundick pulled out a pistol and shot Clay as he fled across the street. A shooting witnessed by this five year old boy, who lives next door.
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[sot 21:18:25]
[in q= He came inside]

((DAWN LEE/NEIGHBOR: HE CAME INSIDE AND SAID MOMMA, THE MAN NEXT DOOR HAS BEEN SHOT AND I DIDN'T BELIEVE HIM AND SO I LOOKED OUT MY WINDOW W AND SEEN HIM CRAWLING UP THE STEPS WITH BLOOD ALL OVER HIS BACK.)) [runs08]
[out q= all over his back.]

Dawn Lee says she quickly pulled her son inside-- and called 9-1-1-.
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[SOT 21:18:33]
[IN Q= WHILE I WAS ON ]

(( WHILE I WAS ON THE PHONE THE GUY IN THE GRAY SWEATSHIRT RAN ACROSS MY YARD WITH THE GUN IN HIS HAND, I HEARD POW POW AND THAT WAS IT, I CAME OUT OF MY HOUSE AND LOOKED AND THEY WAS BOTH LAYING OVER THERE.)) [RUNS13]
[OUT Q= OVER THERE.]

Authorities say Bundick shot and killed 18- year old Monica DeHaven-- shown here on the left before turning the gun on himself. Police say DeHaven is Bundick's ex-girlfriend. When we interviewed Lavonne Bundick at the scene-- she was grieving over the loss of her girlfriend Monica and apparently did NOT know her brother was the gunman.
(///sot////)
[sot 21:15:20]

((SHE WAS A NICE LOOKING GIRL AND SHE LIKED TO HAVE FUN AND DO THINGS, SHE WAS TRYING TO GO TO SCHOOL, FINISH SCHOOL AND EVERYTHING.)) [runs:07]
[out q= school and everything.]))
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[anchor=Teresa]

The story is even more tragic.... because friends say Monica DeHaven was six or seven months pregnant. [2- shot]

[Danville-Fire]


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[WRITER=jen]
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[GRAPHIC=Fire #4004]


Some students in Danville will get a day off from school tomorrow. About 150 students were forced out of the building this morning when a fire broke out in the auditorium of the Opportunity School. The students were later sent home. The blaze was quickly under control, but smoke heavily damaged the building.
The Opportunity School will be closed to students tomorrow. Staff will still have to report.

[AEP-Powerline]


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[WRITER=jmi]
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The U-S Forest Service is expected to release an environmental impact statement tomorrow regarding a proposed power line through the Jefferson National Forest.
In 1996, American Electric Power was denied permission to build a new line and asked to reroute it.
Last year the State Corporation Commission approved the new route from Wyoming County, West Virginia to Jackson's Ferry in Wythe County.
Since the Jefferson National Forest is in the path of the new route, the Forest Service is asked to give an opinion.

[Blake]


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[GRAPHIC=Murder Invest.]

Actor Robert Blake has pleaded not guilty to the murder of his wife. As Jennifer Miller reports, if Blake is convicted on the charges, he could face the death penalty.
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[SOT 19:57:00]
[IN Q=in what will likely]
[SUPER=03-Los Angeles, CA; :00]
[SUPER=01-Margerry Bakley/Bonny Lee Bakley's Sister]
[SUPER=01-Jennifer Miller/Reporting; 1:21]
[RUNS=1:39]
[OUT Q=Jennifer Miller, CBS News, Los Angeles]

((ACCORDING TO COURT DOCUMENTS: THE PLOT TO KILL BAKLEY BEGAN IN MARCH OF 2001 WHEN BLAKE BOUGHT A PHONE CARD SO CALLS TO HIRE TWO HITMEN COULDN'T BE TRACED. ... PROSECUTORS ALSO SAY BLAKE'S BODY GUARD -- WHO'S CHARGED WITH CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT MURDER -- PROVIDED THE GUN .. AND KEPT A LIST OF ITEMS INCLUDING A SLEDGEHAMMER, CROWBAR, AND SHOVELS TO BE USED IN THE MURDER. OUTSIDE THE COURTHOUSE, BAKLEY'S SISTER SAYS BONNY LEE HAD FEARED BLAKE WOULD KILL HER. MARGERRY BAKLEY/SISTER: 42:06 "She said, 'I know he's going to kill me,' she asked me what I thought it would feel like to be shot in the back of the head a couple weeks prior to her death." BAKLEY WAS FATALLY SHOT LAST MAY AFTER SHE AND BLAKE WENT OUT FOR DINNER. BLAKE SAYS HE LEFT HIS WIFE IN THE CAR AS HE WALKED BACK TO THE RESTAURANT TO RETRIEVE A GUN HE CARRIED FOR PROTECTION. WHEN HE RETURNED TO THE CAR, HIS WIFE HAD BEEN SHOT. POLICE SAY THEY'VE FOUND THE GUN ... AND THEY HAVE A MOTIVE -- BLAKE WANTED OUT OF THE MARRIAGE. THEY ARRESTED HIM AND HIS BODY GUARD LAST WEEK. BLAKE FACES FOUR COUNTS: MURDER, CONSPIRACY, SOLICITATION AND A SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCE -- LYING IN WAIT -- A CHARGE WHICH COULD BRING THE DEATH PENALTY. STANDUP CLOSE: THERE IS NO DECISION YET ON WHETHER CAMERAS WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE COURTROOM WHEN THE CASE GOES TO TRIAL. PROSECUTORS AND THE BAKLEY FAMILY WANT THEM IN, BUT THE ACTOR WHO MADE A NAME FOR HIMSELF AS A 1970'S T-V STAR ... WANTS TO KEEP THIS CHAPTER OF HIS LIFE PRIVATE. JENNIFER MILLER, CBS NEWS LOS ANGELES.))

[Moussaoui]


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It was supposed to be a routine hearing for accused terrorist Zacaria Moussaoui- but it was far from that.
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[VO-NAT 20]


The meeting was meant to talk about jail conditions.
Instead Moussauoi pointed his finger in the air accusing his defense team of conspiring against him-
He asked for Muslim attorneys and told the courtroom he prays for the destruction of the U-S.
Legal analysts say Moussaou as looking for a soapbox, not a defense.
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[SOT]

((ANDREW COHEN/CBS LEGAL ANALYST: SOMEWHERE ALONG THE LINE MOUSSAOUI HAS MADE A DECISION THAT HE WANTS THIS TO BE MORE OF A POLITICAL ONE THAT A LEGAL ONE. HE REALLY DOESN'T CARE WHAT HIS FATE IS.))
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[SUPER=01-Andrew Cohen/Legal Analyst;]
[RUNS=07]
[OUT Q=doesn't care what his fate is.]
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[VO-NAT]


Prosecutors say Moussaoui is the missing pilot who had planned to be aboard United Flight 93 in Pennsylvania.
Now he says he wants an attorney
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[Quilt]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 p.m.]
[WRITER=syo]
[TAPE#=02-09 TC1:14:47]
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In another part of Virginia, a quilt honoring the victims of September 11th is nowy available for display.
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[VO-NAT :19]
[SUPER=03-Franklin Co.;]

Carol Mesimer (MEE-sim-uhr) started work on the pentagonal piece the day of the attacks. Included in the quilt, which is called "Remember Me", are the Statue of Liberty, the New York City skyline, outlines of the World Trade Center towers and a Pennsylvania landscape. The bottom half contains the names of those killed in the attacks.
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[SOT 15:04:16-15:04:28]
[IN Q=It's exactly what I envisioned...]

((CAROL MESIMER/QUILTER: IT'S EXACTLY WHAT I ENVISIONED IT TO BE. I DON'T DESIGN ON PAPER, IT JUST SORT OF COMES OUT OF MY HEAD AND ONTO THE FABRIC AND IT'S EXACTLY WHAT I THOUGHT IT WOULD LOOK LIKE.))
[SUPER=01-Carol Mesimer/Quilter;]
[RUNS=:12]
[OUT Q=it's exactly what I thought it would look like.]
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[VO-NAT :06]

Mesimer says she has no plans to show the quilt but is willing to lend it to interested parties.
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[WDBJ FULL SCREEN BOARD] If you're interested in having the piece hang in your place of business you can contact Mesimer by logging onto our webpage at wdbj7 dot com and clicking on the webwatch section.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[WRITER=dse]
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U-S Cardinals and the Pope are ready to begin their unprecedented meetings about abuses by priests.
Thats next on News 7.
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[VO-NAT]


And Tonya Hardings on thin ice again... find out why when we return.
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[Sports-Preview]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
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[SOT]
[IN Q="hey sports...]
[RUNS=:27]
[OUT Q=.....big 7.]

((Hey folks this is Mike Stevens back in the News 7 sports office as Salem and Patrick Henry hook up tonight in valley district lacrosse action. UVa's Craig Littlepage drops by the Roanoke Valley Sports Club. The Civitan Club honors the Glenvar girls' basketball team today. While Lynchburg's Ruben Brown talks about blocking for Bledsoe and the NHRA is gearing up for Bristol tonight on the Big 7.))

[Priest-Abuse]


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U-S Cardinals may not agree on how to approach sex abuse scandals.
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[VO-NAT 15.5]
[SUPER=03-The Vatican]


The Los Angeles Times says some Cardinals want colleague Bernard Law of Boston to quit-- but others say they support him.
Law has been accused of transferring and promoting predator priests-
This week many U-S cardinals are meeting with the Pope-
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[SOT 14:11:51]
[IN Q=]

((CARDINAL MCCARRICK: I THINK HE'S GOING TO TALK TO US. I DON'T KNOW WHAT HE'S GOING TO SAY. I'M SURE HE'S GOING TO GIVE US GUIDANCE.))
[SUPER=01-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick/Washington Archbishop]
[RUNS=08]
[OUT Q=GIVE US GUIDANCE.]
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[VO-NAT 10.5 ]


McCarrick says the church must do something and come up with assurances to its congregation- He also says the situation must not be blown out of proportion.
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[SOT 14:11:07]
[IN Q=]

((ONE CASE IS TOO MUCH BUT YOU CAN'T SAY BECAUSE YOU HAVE NEW CASES THAT THE SYSTEM IS CORRUPT. I DON'T THINK THAT'S FAIR AND I DON'T THINK IT'S ACCURATE.))
[RUNS=10]
[OUT Q=don't think it's accurate]
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[vo-nat 09 plus pad]
At the meetings the Cardinals will reportedly devise national rules for supervising priests, healing victims and removing sexual offenders.
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[Harding]


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[WRITER=kgu]
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Tonya Harding is in the headlines once again...
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[VO-NAT 14:29:15]
[SUPER=03-Vancouver, WA]

...this time for drunk driving charges. Harding pleaded not guilty today in a Washington court room. The 31-year-old was cited for D-U-I after driving her pickup into a ditch. No one was hurt in the accident. Deputies say Harding had a blood alcohol level of point-one- one-six-- which is twice the legal limit. And despite the media attention today- Harding was in good spirits.
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[SOT 14:29:55]
[IN Q=Tonya could you]
[RUNS=:10]
[OUT Q=don't we.]
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[VO-NAT]

Tonya Harding has repeatedly been in the news after the 19-94 attack on rival figure-skater Nancy Kerrigan-- but most recently for her win in the Celebrity Boxing match with Paula Jones.
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[Bahhur]


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A Roanoke man has admitted he was selling hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of counterfeit merchandise.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

That WOULD have been what it was worth, if it had been the real thing. Oakley- brand sunglasses sell for 100 to 200 dollars a pair. But Joseph Bahhur (bah-HER) sold these "knock offs" for considerably less... at Crazy Joe's in Buena Vista... and at Happy's Flea Market.
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[SOT 16:38:20]
[IN Q=Instead of $100]

((DAVID DAMICO/BAHHUR'S ATTORNEY; INSTEAD OF $100 A PAIR, HE WAS SELLING THEM FOR $5 A PAIR AND CALLING THEM FOAGLEY'S OR FAKE OAKLEY'S.))
[SUPER=01-David Damico/Bahhur's Attorney]
[RUNS=09]
[OUT Q=fake Oakley's]
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[VO-NAT]

Bahhur sold phony Tommy Hilfiger clothes. They were obviously fake, the T-shirts still bear a Fruit- of-the- Loom label. Big- name designers put a lot of effort into protecting their image, with the help of the F-B-I.
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[SOT 16:39:15]
[IN Q=Manufacturers work very ]

((JENNIE WAERING/PROSECUTOR; MANUFACTURERS WORK VERY HARD TO PROTECT THEIR TRADEMARK. IF NOT, THEN THEY'RE NOT GOOD ANY MORE..))
[SUPER=01-Jennie Waering/Prosecutor]
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=good any more.]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=None]


Bahhur pled guilty today and remains on bond until he's sentenced later.

[Eavesdropping]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=mmu]
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House Speaker Vance Wilkins' chief of staff is off the job for now.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


Claudia Tucker has been implicated in the GOP eavesdropping controversy and decided to take a paid leave of absence.
In a written statement, Wilkins explained that the political situation surrounding the investigation has been "distracting" and "extremely difficult" on Tucker's family.
In the meantime, Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine sharply criticized Republican leaders for failing to condemn the alleged conduct of Ed Matricardi, and others who may have listened in on a Democratic conference call.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=THERE IS NO DOUBT]

((TIM KAINE/LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR: THERE IS NO DOUBT IN THESE PEOPLE'S MINDS THEY WERE DOING SOMETHING WRONG, THEY WERE DOING SOMETHING THAT THEY WANTED TO BE A SECRET. THEY WERE DOING SOMETHING COVERT AND TRICKY AND THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN ENOUGH TO TELL THEM TO STAY OUT.))
[SUPER=@Kaine]
[RUNS=:10]
[OUT Q=THEM TO STAY OUT.]
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[VO-NAT]


Matricardi, the former executive director of Virginia's Republican Party, was charged earlier this month with illegal wiretapping.
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[Biomedical]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=02-14 TC33:26]
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Roanoke has big plans for the biomedical institute... and the related businesses the city hopes to attract.
Today, city officials celebrated with the first company to relocate in the Riverside Centre for Research and Technology.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Excel Prosthetics and Orthotics (or-THAH-tix) designs and makes artificial limbs and braces.
The company renovated a building on Albemarle Avenue to bring all of its employees together under one roof.
And city officials are excited about the development they expect to follow.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=I think you'll see]

((DARLENE BURCHAM: I THINK YOU'LL SEE NOW WITH THIS PARTICULAR PROTOTYPE, SOME OTHER BUSINESSES GOING AHEAD AND COMING INTO THE AREA NOT EVEN WAITING FOR THE TOTAL DEVELOPMENT TO OCCUR, SO WE'RE VERY, VERY EXCITED ABOUT IT.))
[SUPER=@Burcham]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=very, very excited about it.]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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The first new contruction for the biomedical institute will be a parking garage near Roanoke Memorial Hospital.


Demolition for that project will begin the first of next month.
[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[WRITER=dse]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[SS=None]


Still ahead on News 7, see how digital television will change the way you watch your favorite sporting event.
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[VO-NAT]


And later... it wasn't the Big Game jackpot... but seven million's big enough for this Lotto South winner from Virginia.
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[Commercial]


[Different-View]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=jmi]
[TAPE#=02-05 TC1:44:03]
[GRAPHIC=Building for the Future]


WDBJ will soon be broadcasting a digital signal from our new facility.
The federal government has ordered all stations to do the same by May 1st.... though some likely won't reach the deadline.
The idea behind the digital signal is to improve the picture quality and allow more programs to be delivered to your home.
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[TAKE FULL SCREEN BOARD]
Our "Building for the Future" not only changes the character and amount of programming, it also changes the shape of it.
As Jennifer Miele reports, watching T-V at home will soon have a movie theater feel.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=Notice the new]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :12]
[SUPER=01-Mike Bell/WDBJ Programming Director; :22]
[SUPER=01-John Cosgrove/Lee Hartman & Sons; :42]
[SUPER=@jennifer2; 1:26]
[RUNS=1:33]
[OUT Q=JM News 7.]

(( Notice the new movie screen shape on the latest television monitors?
There's a reason for that.
Movies like "The Green Mile" are shot on film that delivers a high quality image that's more rectangular than square.
Monitors have to adapt.
And now, so do we.
[SOT]

[tc:01:48:30 TAPE 3] ((MIKE BELL/PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR: IF YOU LOOK AROUND THE SET A LITTLE BIT IT'S FOR A DIFFERENT ASPECT RATIO. THE PICTURE IS GOING TO GET SHORTER THIS WAY AND LONGER THIS WAY.)) [RUNS07]
These rectangular sets will likely change the way we watch everything... especially sports.
Football and soccer fields, and basketball courts are ALL rectangular in shape.
Now these screens portray a more realistic view.
[SOT]

[TC:02:15:31] ((JOHN COSGROVE/LEE HARTMAN & SONS: THE PICTURE IS SPECTACULAR. IT'S A LIKE A BIG MOVIE THEARTER IN YOUR HOME. EVERYTHING IS SO REALISTIC. IT ADDS SO MUCH MORE ENJOYMENT TO THE WATCHING ENIRONMENT.)) [RUNS13]
Digital television will pump many more channels into your home. Keep in mind, you can get digital television with any set. But you need to get a set top box and an antenna, which will cost you about three hundred dollars.
If your looking for even BETTER quality television than digital, try high definition. Though not many shows are broadcast in high def yet, it is the next wave of television's future.
When shopping for a high def monitor, look for this HD sticker.... but take heed.. this tube can cost anywhere from three to fourteen thousand dollars.
Still those who have one say its the ultimate television experience.
Jennifer Miele, News 7.))

[S-Extra]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
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[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=EXTRA]
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High school lacrosse, high school awards, the sports club with UVa's athletic boss and a Terp goes pro are some of the stories we have tonight.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-NHRA; :00]

And the NHRA Powerade Nationals are coming to Bristol later this week. This is the 6th of the 23 events on the schedule this year for the circuit and $1 point 9 million will be up for grabs. Pro qualifying begins on Friday and the action continues through the weekend with the finals on Sunday afternoon. The rest of your sports right after this break.
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[GO TO BREAK]

[S-Wilcox]


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[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-106 20338tc]
[GRAPHIC=NEWS 7 SPORTS]


The National Champs from the University of Maryland will find the cupboard mighty bare next year.
Four starters off of their recently crowned title team are now officially gone. Juan Dixon, Lonny Baxter, and Byron Mouton all graduated,
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-Last Season; :00]

and yesterday forward Chris Wilcox announced that he is giving up his final two years of eligibility to turn pro. Wilcox began the season on the bench but finished the season as the Terrapins most impressive inside player. His departure means Steve Blake will be the only returning starter for the Terps next year.
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[S-Club]


[ANCHOR=mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-117 1:21:46]
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[wipe to eng#!!!!!!!!!!!!!]



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[VO-NAT wipe to #eng!!!!!!]
[SUPER=03-Salem; :00]


Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage was the featured speaker at the Roanoke valley Sports Club's monthly meeting last night. Littlepage addressed many topics, including players like Wilcox leaving school early for the NBA.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Craig Littlepage/UVa Athletic Director; :00]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=.....different era right now"]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-New York, NY/2001 NFL Draft;]


The NFL has adopted a policy that athletic directors like Littlepage favor. The National Football League mandates that college athletes remain in school for three years before entering the draft.
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[SOT]
[IN Q="maybe]
[RUNS=:14]
[OUT Q=.....NBA draft"]
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[S-Nets]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-116 13410tc]
[GRAPHIC=NEWS 7 SPORTS]

The New Jersey Nets have evened up their best of five opening round playoff series with the Pacers at a game apiece.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-East Rutherford, NJ/FSNY; :00]

Tonight, Jason Kidd just missed a triple double as he led the Nets to a 95-to-79 win in game two. Kidd has 20 points, 11 rebounds and nine
[super=33-Indiana/79/New Jersey/95;]

assists as New Jersey salvaged a split on its home floor. Game three is Friday night in Indianapolis.
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[talent=mike]
[graphic=hold news 7 sports]

In the west, David Robinson is injured and out tonight, but the Spurs trail the Sonics 65-to-62 in the 3rd quarter of game two.

[S-Duncan]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-113 12150tc]
[GRAPHIC=NEWS 7 SPORTS]


Tim Duncan was honored off the court today as the NBA named him the recipient of this season's IBM award. The honor is given annually to the top player in the league as determined by a complicated IBM computer program that measures a player's overall contribution to his team. He joins the likes of Magic, Jordan, Barkley and Shaq as a winner of this honor.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=BITE]
[SUPER=01-Tim Duncan/The IBM Award Winner; :00]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=...it means a lot to me."]
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[S-Award]


[ANCHOR=mike]
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[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-120 1:08:49]
[graphic=news 7 sports]


The Glenvar girls basketball team got to miss a little class time, eat a free lunch and take home the eighth annual Civitan girls sportsmanship award today.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00]

The ceremony took place at the Patrick Henry Hotel. The Highlanders went 27 and 2 and won the group A state championship. The Glenvar ladies also displayed great sportsmanship on the floor and the officials, who vote on the winner, elected Glenvar.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Bryan Harvey/Glenvar Head Coach; :00]
[SUPER=01-Sarah Frazier/Glenvar Center; :]
[RUNS=:23]
[OUT Q=......see that"]
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[VO-NAT]


The Civitan also gives out a scholarship to the senior who best exemplifies good sportsmanship. Glenvar's Leigh Ann Woodley was honored with the 500 hundred dollar scholarship she will use at Roanoke College next season.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Leigh Ann Woodley/Civitan Scholarship Winner; :00]
[RUNS=:13]
[OUT Q=......the payment to"]
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[S-Lax]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-118 ]
[GRAPHIC=NEWS 7 SPORTS]

The Valley District lacrosse action is heating up as the season starts to pick up steam and last night two old rivals - Salem and Patrick Henry hooked up.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Patrick Henry vs. Salem; :00]

The Spartans came into the key district game unbeaten with a 4-and-0 record. Salem and defense would dominate in this one. Tyler Hale finds Nathan Mahan (MAN) he takes the pass and scores to make it 3-to-nothing in favor of the Spartans. Still in the first half, Salem's William Satterfield will get the assist as he distracts the goalie and finds a charging Hale at the net for the score. It's 4-to-nothing Salem at halftime. PH would rally and make things very interesting late in the third quarter. Billy Cameron passes to Jonathan Wing on the wing and he will fire one in to cut the Salem lead to 3. The Patriots then traded goals with Salem as Corey Hines runs the field and hits Shaun Butto, who takes it hard to the goal for the score. It's now 6-to-3.
[super=34-Patrick Henry/5/Salem/7/Spartans 5-and-0;]

Salem would seal the deal in the fourth quarter as Mahan finds a clear path to the goal. He scores and takes a victory lap as Salem stays undefeated with the 7-to-5 win over Patrick Henry.
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[S-Bills]


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[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-108 20105TC]
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The day after the completion of the NFL draft, and many folks believe that the Buffalo Bills may have done as well, if not better than the rest of the league. The Bills not only scored with their picks, but their trade for veteran quarterback Drew Bledsoe has everyone excited including former E.C. Glass star Ruben Brown.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=If he was getting....]
[SUPER=01-Ruben Brown/Buffalo Bills All-Pro Lineman; :00]
[RUNS=:22]
[OUT Q=...what he wants."]
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[S-Carolina]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
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After beating up on each other over the weekend, Salem and Lynchburg went their separate ways tonight. The Hellcat lost to Myrtle Beach 5-to-4 to snap the team's four game winning streak. Salem was in Kinston tonight, and the Avs are tied with the Indians 7-to-7 in the 13th inning.

[Lotto-South]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=mmu]
[TAPE#=02-02 TC14:28]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Virginia has a new multi-millionaire.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


Tracey Cousins stepped forward today to claim the Lotto South jackpot from last week's drawing.
Her winning ticket is worth $seven point eight million.
Tracey went online to check her numbers and couldn't believe her eyes.
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[SOT 00:09:15]
[IN Q=THE NUMBERS JUST POPPED]

((TRACEY COUSINS/LOTTO SOUTH WINNER; THE NUMBERS JUST POPPED UP IN FRONT OF ME. THEY'RE LIKE PET NUMBERS. AND I THOUGHT SOMEONE'S PLAYING WITH ME. THIS IS NOT REAL. SO I KEPT REFRESHING MY COMPUTER AND THEY KEPT POPPING UP.))
[SUPER=01-Tracey Cousins/Lotto South Winner]
[RUNS=:12]
[OUT Q=THEY KEPT POPPING UP.]
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[VO-NAT]


The mother of two bought her winning ticket in Richmond.
The 39-year-old said she hopes to finish college with her winnings. (------------)