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Coming up on News 7-
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A girl missing for four days is found- Details ahead-
It wasn't a music vide- but child pornography police say one R and B singer made. Now he's under arrest.
And pie in the face for one elected official.
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Plus one weather related school announcement.
News 7 is next.

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This is the scene in Ramallah tonight where Israel forces have surrounded Yasser Arafat's compound-
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Israel isn't talking about what it plans to do with military forces that have entered the West Bank.
The move comes after today's suicide bombing killed 17 Israelis.
Teri Okita has the latest.
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((The sound of explosions and gunfire could be heard across the city of Ramallah in the West Bank, as Israeli tanks and troops surrounded Yasser Arafat's compound. Tanks and armored personnel carriers circled the Palestinian President's headquarters with him inside, but Israeli troops did not enter. It all happening just hours after the latest suicide bombing. That was in the northern part of the country, after a Palestinian terrorist blew up a huge car bomb next to a bus. The blast was so powerful, it sent the bus flying into the air and off the highway. The attack killing the bomber and 17 Israelis, mostly soldiers. Arie Mekel/Israeli Government Spokesman We believe Yasir Arafat is behind all this....put an end to terrorism. Israeli Prime Minister Sharon immediately indicated his country would hit back after the latest attack...and he delayed his departure to the United States for a meeting with President Bush. The violence comes after a week of relative calm...but little diplomatic progress. That as Palestinian terrorists have shown once and again that despite Israel's punishing military campaign, they haven't given up. Experts say they're even trying harder now, despite Palestinian Authority efforts to arrest members of suspected terrorist groups. THEY SAY Israel's destruction of their security forces hasn't made the job any easier. Yasir Abbed Rabbo/Palestinian Information Minister: "...now they demand that these security forces do their maximum in order to control the situation. Palestinian leaders say the Israeli incursion is a "major, major escalation" and hope the U-S will intervene. Instead, the Bush administration condemned the suicide bombing and continues to question Arafat's relevance in the peace process. Teri Okita, CBS News, Washington. "))

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A missing teenager from Chilhowie has been found safe and sound.
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16- year old Chesney Marie Williams disappeared Saturday.
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Her family feared she'd been lured away by someone she met on the internet because her computer had been disassembled and its contents erased.
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It turns out that she went to West Virginia to meet a 19 year old man she encountered on the web.
Police say she misled him about her age and when he found out she wasn't 18, he told her to go home and gave her some money.
Police believe she stayed in a motel a couple of nights before she was found yesterday.

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A father in Utah is appealing for his daughter's safe return.
The 14 year old girl was apparently kidnapped from her bedroom early this morning
As Manuel Gallegus reports- the father is now pleading for her return.
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((IT WAS A HEARTWRENCHING APPEAL FROM A FATHER. ED SMART, MISSING GIRL S FATHER Elizabeth if you re out there , we re doing everything we possibly can to help you, we love you and we want you to come home safely to us. 14 YEAR OLD ELIZABETH SMART WAS TAKEN AT GUNPOINT FROM HER BEDROOM OVERNIGHT--BY A MALE STRANGER--WHILE HER FRIGHTENED NINE YEAR OLD SISTER WATCHED. DWAYNE BAIRD, SALT LAKE CITY POLICE speaking to the nine year old he said he would hurt her sister if she had reported this to the police at all. THE LITTLE GIRL APPARENTLY WAITED TWO HOURS BEFORE SHE TOLD HER SLEEPING PARENTS WHAT HAPPENED. OFFICERS AND VOLUNTEERS HAVE SEARCHED THE SALT LAKE CITY AREA AND THE FBI IS NOW INVOLVED THERE IS A TEN THOUSAND DOLLAR REWARD. RICK DINSE SALT LAKE CITY POLICE CHIEF: we have an 800-number - 1800 932 0190 any information regarding this abduction is and the location of Elizabeth is very much wanted. INVESTIGATORS ARE STILL DETERMINING IF IT WAS A RANDOM CRIME. ED SMART, FATHER elizabeth is the sweetest girl she s an angel I can t imagine why you took her to begin with. Please let her go, PLEASE! MANUEL GALLEGUS, CBS NEWS.))

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Now the latest on the trial of the man accused of kidnapping and killing a California girl.
Danielle Van Dam's father Damon testified today- that he and his wife smoked marijuana the night their daughter disappeared.
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Damon Van Dam testified at the trial of the man accused of killing and kidnapping the seven year old.
Van Dam said he hardly knew the suspect- David Westerfield-
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Van Dam admitted he kissed and snuggled with one of his wife's friends that night in the house.
He also said he woke up at three in the morning- and found a sliding glass door opened. He said he did not think much of it- he closed it and went back to bed.
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Tomorrow's expected heat and humidity has one school letting students out early.
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[TAKE FULL SCREEN BOARD]
Danville City Schools will operate on an early release schedule tomorrow.
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[D-Day]


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As the National D-Day Memorial Foundation completes a difficult year, the organization faces a two- million dollar lawsuit filed by the builder.
Today, the foundation's President said the board will consider a number of options to meet its obligations, but bankruptcy is NOT among them.
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Since it opened to the public a year ago, the memorial has attracted more than 370- thousand visitors.
Officials have raised one point three million dollars, and earned 300- thousand more, but the organization is still five million dollars in debt.
Foundation President Bill McIntosh says board members are looking into a number of alternatives, including a loan.
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((BILL MCINTOSH/FOUNDATION PRESIDENT: ALTERNATE FUNDING POSSIBILITIES FOR THE DEBT WE HAVE IN PLACE NOW, WAYS THAT WE CAN ACCOMODATE OUR CREDITORS AND AT THE SAME TIME CONTINUE TO DO THE WORK THAT WE NEED TO DO AS A NATIONAL MEMORIAL.))
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The board will meet tomorrow, and attend a brief anniversary ceremony at the memorial, but McIntosh says he doesn't anticipate any major announcements following the meeting.
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Motorists driving near the Roanoke Civic Center today needed a good dose of patience.
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Three high school graduations were held at the civic center.... Two ceremonies took place this afternoon and one was held this evening. The Universoul Carnival is also going on at the civic center.
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Despite some delays-- Civic Center officials were pleased with the way traffic was handled. They say there was plenty of parking to accommodate everyone-- it was just slow getting into and out of the civic center because of so many events taking place on the same day.
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Calling it a vital line of defense against terrorism, Attorney General John Ashcroft announced a new plan to track foreigners in the U.S.
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He says the system is intended to help the government identify people who might pose a threat to U.S security.


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((ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT; THERE ARE THREE COMPONENTS TO THIS INITIATIVE: FIRST, FINGERPRINTING AND PHOTOGRAPHING AT THE BORDER; SECOND, PERIODIC REGISTRATION OF ALIENS WHO STAY IN THE UNITED STATES 30 DAYS OR MORE; AND THIRD, EXIT CONTROLS THAT WILL HELP THE IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION SERVICE REMOVE THOSE ALIENS WHO OVERSTAY THEIR VISAS.))


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Ashcroft says that the new system is not intended to target any particular nationality but critics contend that Muslims and people from Middle Eastern countries will be singled out.
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Music Star R-Kelly is in trouble with the law tonight.
Find out why next on News 7.
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Plus the mayor on Montreal gets a messy surprise.
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(( Hey folks - Mike Stevens back in the News 7 Sports office as Jefferson Forest and Dan River tee it up in the Group Two A baseball quarterfnials tonight. Barry Bonds passes Frank Robinson with a towering blast in San Diego. Magic is headed to the hall. Burnell is on his way to Delaware.

And this big guy is hoping for a piece of history tonight on the Big 7.))[RKelly]


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Grammy award winnign R-and B Artist R-Kelly is in deep legal trouble- he's charged with making child pornography- and having sex with a 14 year old.
As Jim Acosta reports- the video in question has reportedly been circulating on the internet for months.
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((POLICE NEAR ORLANDO, FLORIDA HAVE ARRESTED R KELLY. THE RHYTHM AND BLUES SINGER WHOSE NOW FACING CHARGES OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY IN CHICAGO. THE ALLEGATION IS BASED ON A 26 MINUTE VIDEOTAPE -- THAT INVESTIGATORS SAY SHOWS THE MUSIC STAR ENGAGING IN SEX ACTS WITH AN UNDERAGED GIRL. Supt. Terry Hillard, Chicago Police "The FBI in Quantico studied this tape... they tell us it's authentic." DETECTIVES SAY SOMEBODY ANONYMOUSLY SENT THE VIDEO TO THE CHICAGO SUN TIMES NEWSPAPER -- WHICH THEN TURNED THE TAPE OVER TO THE POLICE. COPIES ARE ALREADY BEING SOLD ON THE STREET. "Did you ever think" R-KELLY -- WHOSE GIVEN NAME IS ROBERT -- MADE A NAME FOR HIMSELF WITH SUCH HIT SINGLES AS "DID YOU EVER THINK" AND "I BELIEVE I CAN FLY." NOW HE'S FACING A 21 COUNT FELONY INDICTMENT THAT COULD LAND HIM IN PRISON FOR 15 YEARS. THE CHICAGO NATIVE HAS MAINTAINED IN RECENT INTERVIEWS THE VIDEO IN QUESTION IS A FAKE.
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"I can say with all confidence right here that it's not me because I didn't do it. You know, just as if a person tells me I robbed a bank yesterday, and they have it on tape. If I didn't rob a bank, why would I go to see if I robbed a bank on a tape." KELLY'S LEGAL CHALLENGES ARE MOUNTING. HE IS ALREADY THE TARGET OF SEVERAL LAWSUITS FROM WOMEN WHO CLAIM THEY HAD SEX WITH THE RECORDING ARTIST WHEN THEY WERE MINORS. JIM ACOSTA, CBS NEWS CHICAGO.))

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Attorney General Jerry Kilgore says Virginia's sex offender registry will stay the way it is... despite legal challenges to similar laws.
Michigan's sex offender web site was shut down yesterday after a federal judge ruled it unconstitutional.
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Connecticut's law, which is very similar to Virginia's, is also being challenged.
The U-S Supreme Court will hear that case later this year.
Kilgore said today he's confident that the Court will allow states to keep their registries.
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As for Michigan, officials there say they're appealing the judge's decision.

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Court documents show it was a tip that led Montgomery County officials to further investigate the death of an infant last month. Officials say Toby Robert Harris died of a drug overdose when he was just six-days old.
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A search warrant was issued for this trailer on Dark Run Road in Elliston. It's where the baby's mother Regina Harris lives. Court documents list abuse and neglect as cause and say a source who wanted to remain anonymous claims drugs were abused and sold at the house.
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Toby Robert Harris died at the beginning of May. Police officially ruled the death a homicide when blood tests revealed drugs in the baby's system. Investigators say no arrests have been made.
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Still ahead on NEws 7, one area convenience store tries to be neighborly by pulling malt liquor from the shelves.
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Plus the effort to rebuild a neighborhood theater gathers steam.
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Starting tomorrow.... the Stop-In on Elm Avenue will no longer sell malt liquor or fortified wine.
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Thanks to the store's owner and The South East Action Forum... This Stop-In will pull malt liquor off its shelves.
They hope the move will solve some of the alcohol-related problems their neighborhood has experienced.
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((JOHN NEWTOWN/PMI VICE PRESIDENT - WE HAVE FOUND TO CAUSE OUR EMPLOYEES SOME PROBLEMS AS WELL AS OUR CUSTOMERS DUE TO SOME OF THOSE FOLKS COMING IN AND PURCHASING THOSE PRODUCTS HAVE BEEN COMING IN INTOXICATED AND THESE SEEN TO BE THE INDIVIDUALS THAT HAVE BEEN CAUSING THE NEIGHBORHOOD PROBLEMS THAT THEY'RE EXPERIENCING.))
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The South East Action Forum presented John Newton with a plaque today... expressing its gratitude.
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It wasn't egg on one mayor's face this morning-
It was pie- Montreal's mayor was hit in the face with a pie before a meeting about the city's future-
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The assailant apparently calls himself pop tart and is with a group that has pied other public figures.
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He says the Mayor deserved the pie because he's been dishonest with the public.
The mayor shrugged off the incident.

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Jefferson Forest survives a scare from tough Dan River tonight in Group Two A baseball. Bonds makes history in a big way. Plus, Burnell is headed to Delaware and Magic is headed to the hall of fame. But first tonight's Extra Point -
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Former world boxing champion Pernell "Sweetpea" Whitaker was convicted of felony cocaine possession after a judge in Virginia Beach found he violated the terms of a previous sentence by overdosing on cocaine in March. Whitaker faces up to 10 years in prison when he is sentenced Aug. 5.
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We begin this segment with the lone state quarterfinal game in the area that was washed out Tuesday night. The much anticipated Dan River - Jefferson Forest baseball battle.
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Cavaliers' head coach Jim Thacker and Dan River's Sammy McCormick went over the ground rules and the field condition before the start of this one. The Cavs opted to start their ace Daniel Tanner last night. But the Cavs also knew that the Wildcats would be ready for the UVa bound star. Ben Bennett smacks a seeing-eye single last shortstop. Trey Belcher is gonna try to score all the way from second on the play. And he will just beat the throw home with the slide. It's 1-to-nothing Dan River. Still in the first, Dan River gets a gift - the routine ground ball is overthrown by the third baseman and that will allow Bennett to score. Forest is in a 2-to-nothing hole. It stayed that way until the third when number 50 - Allen Bryant got under this pitch and lifted it into right center field. The catch is made, but Lee Wright tags and scores. It's now a 2-to-one game. Then in the bottom of the fourth the Cavs broke it wide open. After tying it on a walk. A.J. Lucadamo - who had a couple of key at bats last night - drives in Austin Higley to give Forest its first lead at 3-to-2. Then Brennan Thacker hits one sharply to first - he's safe and Wright comes home for the second time in the game.
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Bryant then knocked in another on a fielder's choice. Jefferson Forest continues its march with a 7-to-5 win. The Cavs will play in the state semi-finals Friday night at 8 at Calfee Park against Handley.
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Neither Tanner nor Cave Spring's Tom Hagan were selected in the 50 round, two day amateur baseball draft. However the two did have big nights. Hagan graduated.
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And Tanner pitched a complete game to improve his record this season to 11-and-0. He also has gotten his team within on win of the state title game.
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Two more UVa players were taken today in the draft in Chris Sweet and Daniel Stone. Liberty had its fifth player picked in Stephen Baker. Virginia State's Leon Stevens was taken in the 32nd round.

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Barry Bonds has taken over sole possession of fourth place on the all-time homerun list. Yesterday he hit his 587th homer,
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and he made sure that there was absolutely no doubt that it was a homerun. The towering 482 foot blast that hit off the base of the jumbotron in right centerfield, was a grand slam. Bonds is now just 73 homeruns behind his godfather Willie Mays on the all-time list. This is his 20th of the season - tying him with Sammy Sosa for the big league lead.
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By the way, the Giants won the game 12-to-2 over the Padres.
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Game one of the NBA finals have begun between the Lakers and Nets. Yesterday - former Laker Magic Johnson learned he would be a part of this year's hall of class.
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Magic - who was responsible for bringing Showtime to the Fabulous Forum as a six foot nine inch point guard - will be joined in the hall this year by coaches Larry Brown, Lute Olson and Kay Yow. The late Drazen Petrovic also is heading into the hall along with the Harlem Globetrotters. But there is no doubt that this Magic Johnson is at the head of this class.
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The United States opened World Cup play early this morning by sending a message to the rest of the world. America lost all of its games and finished dead last in 1998 - but,
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this morning at five - the US opened the 2002 World Cup by knocking down Portugal. The Americans, coached by former UVa boss Bruce Arena, were heavy underdogs but managed to jump out to a 3-to-nothing lead. John O'Brien, Brian McBride and Landon Donovan all scored for the US. This is the first time since 1930 that a US team has managed to score 3 goals in a Cup game. The US next meets co-host South Korea on Monday. The Koreans beat Poland 2-to-0.
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Tyson-Lewis isn't the only heavyweight battle this coming weekend.
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War Emblem - the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner - is in New York for this weekend's final leg of the Triple Crown - the Belmont Stakes. War Emblem is trying to become the 12th thoroughbred in history to win the elusive triple crown. Yesterday the during the draw for post positions - War Emblem drew the 10th starting spot.
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Keith Burnell has decided it is better to be a Hen than a Hokie.
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Burnell announced yesterday that he will spend his final season in college playing for the University of Delaware Blue Hens - a division one double A member. Because of that - Burnell will be able to play immediately without sitting out a season. He had considered JMU, Hampton, U-Mass and North Carolina A & T before picking the Blue Hens. Burnell got his bachelor's degree from Tech last month in residential property management. He is a 1998 graduate of Western Branch high in Chesapeake.
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The Roanoke Express has inked another key member of last year's team to a contract.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Last Season; :00]

Head coach and general manager Perry Florio announced today that Pete Gardiner will be back for the 2002-2003 season.

The six foot five inch Gardiner 18 goals and three game winners last year.
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[Grandin]


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The Grandin Theater is getting a make-over today.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


A crew began removing the theater's 60-year-old chairs this morning.
They'll be sent to the manufacturer to be refurbished.
When they return, they'll be wider with softer cushions.... but the seats will still have a 1940's look.
The Grandin Theater Foundation says they new chairs will enhance the movie going experience.
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[IN Q=Everybody's interested]

((KATHY JOHNSTON/GRANDIN THEATER: EVERYBODY'S INTERESTED IN THIS PROJECT. PEOPLE HAVE STORIES TO TELL ABOUT WHEN THEY WERE YOUNG AND THE MOVIES THEY SAW. IT HAS JUST BEEN REALLY OVERWHELMING.))
[SUPER=01-Kathy Johnston/Grandin Theater Foundation]
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[OUT Q=overwhelming.]
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[VO-NAT]


Instead of keeping all five screening rooms, one will house an expanded concession stand when the theater re-opens in early fall.
The ceiling beams will be repainted to match the theater's original style.
And cross lights are being put in place to light up the Grandin Gargoyles. (------------)