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Coming up on News 7-
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A sheriff's deputy is shot to death- We'll have a live report with the latest.
Most of us know pizza is not low fat- but just how bad is it? A food police report.
Plus walking down the aisle takes on a new meaning at Walmart.
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And the cool weekend forecast.
News 7 is next.

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A Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Deputy is killed in the line of duty.
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Investigators say they have a suspect, but won't say if an arrest has been made.
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Deputy Frankie Betterton was shot and killed this afternoon during what the sheriff says was a routine traffic stop.
The incident happened on U-S Route 58 just west of Danville.
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That's where we find Justin McLeod tonight.
What's the latest.
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What started as a "hit and run" accident apparently ended with an assault on a police officer and a medic.
Police say 31-year old Mark Atkins of Roanoke ran a red light at the intersection of Brandon and Edgewood, hit another car and kept going.
A cab driver who witnessed the accident flagged down an off-duty Roanoke County police officer who then gave chase.
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Atkins was finally stopped by Roanoke City officers in the parking lot of Towers mall.
While being taken into custody, police say Atkins spit on an officer and later spit on a civilian medic at the Roanoke City Jail. That's landed him two assault charges.
He's also charged with felony hit and run and eluding police.
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A murder early today in Northwest Roanoke- A 30 year old man is dead- A 62 year old admitted to the shooting- but he has not been charged.
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The shooting happened at a home on Aspen street.
Police say Paul Davis McCoy shot Daryll Wayne Waller after Waller tried to force open a gate and enter the house.


Waller came to the house to visit McCoy's niece-
Apparently McCoy told Waller to leave and that started an argument.
Authorities are still deciding whether to charge McCoy.
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[M'ville-Murder]


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Friends of a Martinsville High School student killed in a drive-by shooting are remembering a good friend- while police search for a second suspect.
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19-year old Delvin Hairston was killed by gunshot on Wednesday night. Funeral services are set for 2-o'clock on Sunday at Martinsville Middle School.
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The high school has put up a memorial wall for students to write peoms and memories about one of the school's well-liked students.
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((TOM FITZGIBBONS/MARTINSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL; DELVIN, HE'S JUST ONE OF THOSE KIDS THAT EVERYBODY KNEW. HE WAS LIKE A FAMOUS PERSON THAT EVERYBODY KNEW BY JUST ONE NAME. HE WAS JUST DELVIN. DIDN'T USE TO HEAR DELVIN HAIRSTON, JUST DELVIN, AND EVERYBODY KNEW WHO YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT.))
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[SUPER-04-Thursday;] Meanwhile, Martinsville police are searching for another suspected gunman. An arrest warrant has been issued for 19 year old Curtis Robertson Junior on first degree murder charges.
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Authorities have arrested one person in relation to the shooting. A 17-year old Laurel Park High School student was arrested at his home on Thursday night at his home in Axton. He is being held at the Moore Detention Center in Danville.

[Terrorism]


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A White House spokesman is downplaying the significance of a 1999 report predicting possible suicide hijackings.

Ari Fleischer says the report had no information on a specific plot- only ideas about HOW terrorists might strike.
Jennifer Jones now with the latest from Washington.
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((The day after an adamant Bush Administration said no one imagined terrorists would hijack an airliner and use it as a bomb targeting buildings information has surfaced in stark contrast. Exactly 2-years before the September 11th attacks, a federal report warned, (GRAPHIC ) "Suicide bombers belonging to al-Qaida's Martyrdom Battalion could crash-land an aircraft packed with high explosives into the Pentagon, the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency, or the White House." Still the White House insists they were not aware of the report and even that could not have prevented the 9/11 attacks. Ari Fleischer/White House Spokesman It is not a piece of intelligence information suggesting that we had information about a specific plan. Last August, intelligence officials told President Bush directly that they believed Al-Qaeda was interested in hijacking US commercial airliners. Speaking out today on his own behalf, the president said if he had known specifics, he would have done everything in his power to stop the attacks. Bush: You know what's interesting about Washington? It's a town, unfortunately, it's the kind of place where second guessing has become second nature. Some of those in Washington are demanding an Congressional investigation. ))

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Public schools in Virginia will soon be required to post the national motto, "In God We Trust."
Today, Governor Mark Warner signed the legislation despite concerns about the cost.
Warner said he's been assured that private donations will pay for the signs.
Last month, lawmakers rejected the governor's changes to nine bills and sent them back to his desk.
He has now signed all of them, including the Open Container Bill that makes it illegal to possess an open alcoholic beverage in the passenger area of a motor vehicle.

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The architect who'll design Roanoke's new Art Museum and IMAX theatre says he's looking forward to tackling the "gateway project".
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Randall Stout is a Los Angeles architect who's designed buildings all over the world. The Tennessee native describes his work as "light and uplifting" and says he's looking forward to playing up Downtown Roanoke's charm.
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The museum and theatre will be built on the corner of Market Street and Norfolk Avenue, an area Stout describes as a gateway into downtown. The projected opening date is fall 2006.
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Home runs this weekend will mean hard cash to fight a deadly disease.
We'll explain how next on NEws 7.
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And it's Friday night... maybe you went out for Pizza for dinner.
The bad news is a new study says cheese on your pizza means crust in your arteries.
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((Hey folks this is Mike Stevens back in the News 7 sports office as Matt Kenseth wins the pole for the Winston. Salem claims the Valley Cup in Lacrosse. The Avs win again as they open up against Potomac. Plus, David Leadbetter and 190 of the best junior golfers in the world are in Roanoke this weekend. Their story and much more tonight on the Big 7.))

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A disease called A-L-S will make headlines this weekend, just as it did more than 60 years ago, when it forced baseball-great Lough Gerig into retirement.
The ALS foundation is asking fans to pledge money for each home run hit in major league baseball games Saturday and Sunday.
A collection is also being taken up to honor a local man who is suffering from the disease.
Jennifer Miele has more.
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(( Friends and loved ones of Roanoke Attorney Mike Aheron filled Northside Middle School's auditorium last weakened.
They were their in support of their friend who is battling Lough Gerig's disease. Among them, Roanoke Mayor Ralph Smith.
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The ceremony was held to kick-off of the Michael J. Aheron scholarship fund.
His high school buddies have raised 27 thousand dollars, which will be distributed in increments of one thousand dollars each year to North Side High seniors.
To qualify, students have to be like Mike -- actively involved in the community and school actives and an academic standout.
ALS -- amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- is an illness which attacks the brain and spinal cord, and eventually leads to death.
Aheron was honored by the scholarship idea.
And while the disease impaired Aheron's speech, friends say his smile has never been bigger.
Jennifer Miele, News 7, Roanoke Co.))

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An Ohio highway looked like a dirty kitchen last night.
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A truck hit a concrete wall near Toledo spewing the pizza sauce he was hauling onto the road. The area had to be closed while crews cleared the mess. Police charged the driver with failure to maintain control. The sauce was on its way to Papa Ramanos Franchise in Detroit.
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It's not the sauce but the cheese that the "Food Police" are warning the public about.
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The Center for Science in the Public Interest studied the fat content of pizzas and you may not want to digest the results. The study of six pizza chains found that one slice of Domino's Hand Tossed pepperoni equals one McDonald's Egg McMuffin. Also, ONE slice of Pizza Hut's Big New Yorker Sausage Pizza is the same as eating a Big Mac. And what about the new "stuffed crust" pizza craze?
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((JAYNE G. HURLEY/CENTER FOR SCIENCE IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: YOU NEED CHEESE STUFFED INTO PIZZA CRUST LIKE YOU NEED REVERSE LIPO-SUCTION TO FORCE MORE FAT UNDER YOUR SKIN.))
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The C-E-O of Pizza Hut says he thinks Americans are tired of being told what NOT to eat. However, the study did find that Pizza Hut's Veggie- Lover's Pizza is healthy along with Dominos Hand Tossed Cheese-- if you order only half the cheese. Stuffed crust pizza of any kind didn't make the cut.
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Floodwaters are rising across the mid-west.
That's just one of the stories still ahead on News 7.
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And it's a price-cut on nuptials at Wal-Mart.
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[Ship]


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An old Navy ship was supposed to sink off the coast of Florida- only problem is the ship sank too early.
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The ship went under hours ahead of schedule and it's now upside down- on the sandy bottom with its front end sticking out of the water
The 510 foot ship was going to be scuttled this morning for use as an artificial diving reef.
The vessel started going down as workers preparing the ship were on board. They abandoned ship and a tugboat carried them to safety.
A lot of money's been spent on the project- over a million to be exact. Now full use of the ship as a diving site is in jeopardy.
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Flood waters are causing trouble in parts of Missouri-
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This church is outside the flood wall- and had its own levee to stop rising flood waters.
The flooding was too much though- [08]
And one man found out the hard way... it's not smart to try and drive across a water covered road.
Bob Wright's car got stuck- the cars's windows were sealed and would not budge- it took rescue crews several tries to break the window and free the man.
Wright said he learned his lesson.
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Severe rainfall on already saturated ground has caused rivers all over Missouri to overflow.
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The Avalanche, some lacrosse, Winston Qualifying and D2 softball are on the way - but
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First in tonight's Extra Point - this guy Jonathan Moore came all the way from Portland, Oregon to play in the Scott Robertson Memorial this weekend. Today, he and Virginia native BK Kelley shot the low round of the first day with one under par 70s. More on the opening day with Steve Mason right after the scores.
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The Salem Avalanche opened up a three game series with Potomac last night by posting an 11-to-4 win.
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It was a windy night in Salem, but Cory Sullivan didn't care. The newly named Carolina league player of the week singles into center and scores Miguel Vilorio for the first run of the game. Later in the opening frame, Dan Conway whacks one down the third base line scoring Christian Berroa, Melvin Rosario and newly acquired Casey Lambert.
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Salem rolls over Potomac 11-to-4. They play tonight at 7 and Sunday at two.
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The Valley Cup was decided last night as Salem hosted Patrick Henry in high school lacrosse.
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The Spartans came in as the defending Cup champs from a season ago. But this one would be tight. Salem's Billy Cameron opens the scoring with the unassisted tally as the Spartans go on top in the first half. Salem's persistence also would pay off as Tyler Hale scraps in front of the net, and turns the loose ball into another Spartan score.
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But PH would keep it close throughout. Adam Miller score, but Salem wins the Valley Cup 10-to-9.
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Matt Kenseth won the pole for the Winston all-star race last night at the Lowe's Motor Speedway.
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The unique qualifying format incorporates a fast lap and a pit stop. Dale Jarrett went out third and ended up 15th. Matt Kenseth was one of the final drivers on the track, but he actually won the pole in the pits. His Dewalt tools crew gave him a four tire change in an amazing 13 seconds. Rain almost ruined the night and it almost wrecked Dale Junior. Here's the complete grid for tonight's all-star race.
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Jeremy Mayfield won the pole for the Winston Open. Rick Mast will start 11th in that preliminary event.

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Day one of the prestigious Scott Robertson Memorial Golf Tournament is in the books. This morning Steve Mason introduces renowned teaching pro David Leadbetter and his Academy members who are swinging this weekend.
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((David Leadbetter arrived in Roanoke Friday afternoon to oversee his students progress in the Scott Robertson. The eight year old school can be compared to how Oak Hill Academy develops the country's best high school basketball players. ((:))
15 of Leadbetters golfers are competing in the Scott Robertson. Hector Diaz Ceballos, a Leadbetter student, is from Mexico. Hector senior moved the family to Bradenton, Florida near the school. ((:)) ((:)) ((:)) Moore, another Leadbetter student whose family lives part of the year in Florida, will play 14 tournaments all over the country this year. Plane reservations, time management and maintaining high grades in school shapes professionals on and off the greens. ((:))
Creamer, one of Leadbetter's students, shot a 71 and is the leader of the 15 to 18 girls division after the first round.))
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She shares that first round lead along with Erica Battle and Alejandra Diaz Calderon. All shot 71. 71 also was the low score in the boy's 14 and under division. Four golfers share the lead there including Blacksburg's Kirk Smith. In the boy's 15-to-18 year old group Jonathan Moore from Portland, Oregon and Chester's BK Kelley share the lead after shooting one under rounds of 70. Leadbetter's son, Andy, shot a 73 yesterday. Don't forget - David Leadbetter's talk and clinic that is open to the public tonight at 6.

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Day two of the N-C-Double-A Division Two Softball Tournament at the Moyer Sports Complex in Salem is over. North Dakota State and Kennesaw State were sent home today.
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Winner's bracket play opened late this afternoon with Chico State facing Michigan's Grand Valley State. No score until Grand Valley breaks it open in the top of the 4th. Lindsey Crawford bloops a base hit into center field scoring Rachel Blain for a 1-nothing Lakers lead. Grand Valley would score twice more. Erin Ballinger lines a base hit into center field pushing across another run. Grand Valley leads 3-to-nothing. Chico State gets a run back in the bottom of the inning. Katie Stokes slaps one to center field. Nicole Barclay rounds third and beats the throw home cutting the lead to 3-to-1.
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Grand Valley beats Chico State 4-to-2. The final game of the day matches Bloomsburg and Saint Mary's College of Texas.
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Grand Valley, LaMoyne, Barry and St. Mary's were all winners today. Game one tomorrow is at Noon.

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They're lowering prices and raising champagne glasses at one Walmart.
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A Florida couple tied the knot in the aisle of the Walmart store.
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((I NOW PRONOUNCE YOU MAN AND WIFE... CHEERING!!))
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This couple did not pick Walmart out of the blue- they both work there.
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((ELAINE HEPWORTH/WALMART EMPLOYEE: THEY MET HERE A YEAR AGO AND THEY DECIDED TO GET MARRIED AND MAKE IT A WALMART WEDDING. THEY FELT THIS WAY THE WHOLE STORE COULD BE INVOLVED IN THE WEDDING AND NOBODY WOULD BE LEFT OUT.))
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