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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom...... things should start to dry out and warm up as the day progresses...
Meterologist Leo Hirsbrunner has your workweek forecast coming in just a few minutes...





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Nearly a hundred people attended a candlelight vigil last night for Jennifer Short.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Henry Co.;]


It was held in Henry County across the street from the Short's Oak Level home.
Through song, prayer, and candlelight the community came together to remember the nine year old girl who has been missing for more than a month.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=It's been very difficult]
[SUPER=01-Frank Arrington/Jennifer's Great Uncle;]
[RUNS=09]
[OUT Q=to be found alive]
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[VO-NAT]


Many of the investigators who are working the case attended the vigil to let the family know it is still their top priority.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=There is a]
[SUPER=01-Capt. Kimmy Nester/Henry Co. Sheriff's Department;]
[RUNS=14]
[OUT Q=will comtinue to be active.]



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[VO-NAT]


Since Jennifer disappeared, family, friends, and complete strangers have donated to the Jennifer Short fund.
That fund now totals nearly 70-thousand dollars.

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An accident on Route 220 sent one person to the hospital last night..
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]

Police say just after nine o-clock, 5 cars were involved in three separate accidents in the southbound lanes near the Roanoke River Bridge. One driver was transported to Roanoke Memorial Hospital with injuries.
There is no word on his condition. Traffic was reduced to one lane for more than an hour, but all lanes have been re-opened.
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[7-11Read-Alliance]


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Preserving some of the beauty in the Roanoke Valley may be an uphill battle.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;]


A citizen's group wants to preserve Read Mountain in its present UN-developed state.
Yesterday, the "Read Mountain Alliance" held a hikathon to raise money needed to buy land up and around the mountain.

They'll need at least a half a million dollars.
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[SOT 3:03]
[IN Q=This is probably]

((RON CRAWFORD/READ MOUNTAIN ALLIANCE: THIS IS PROBABLY THAT MOST DIFFICULT TIME I'VE EVER SEEN TO RAISE FUNDS, THERE'S JUST SO MANY NEEDS OUT THERE. BUT WE HAVE A ONE TIME CHANCE. IF WE MISS THIS CHANCE AND DEVELOPMENT MOVES UP THE MOUNTAIN WE'VE LOST THE CHANCE FOREVER SO IT'S IMPORTANT FOR US TO TRY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE RIGHT NOW.))
[SUPER=01-Ron Crawford/Read Mountain Alliance;]
[RUNS=:17]
[OUT Q=difference right now]
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[VO-NAT]


The Read Mountain Alliance plans to buy the land and then turn it over to Roanoke and Botetourt County to maintain the land as a park for all to enjoy.
The fundraiser attracted more than a hundred hikers and raised more than ten thousand dollars.
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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom...... there is a chance for some isolated showers throughout the day...
Meterologist Leo Hirsbrunner has the complete forecast details coming up right after the news...





[45-11Campbell-Murder]


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Another arrest has been made in the murder of a Campbell County man last month...
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[SUPER=03-Campbell Co./Last Month;]

25-year-old Tony Stone was shot to death inside his Lynch Station home in mid-August. Authorities have arrested 23-year-old Brian Keith Jones and charged him with murder. He is being held without bond. Another man, Adrian Dawson of Lynchburg was charged with murder last month.
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[45-11Saltville]


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There's a new use for southwest Virginia's old salt mines. They're about to turned into a natural gas storage depot. Officials say it'll be the only large-capacity natural gas storage center within 500 miles. Natural salt caverns in the mountains around Saltville gave the town its name. The project is a joint venture between subsidiaries of Duke Energy and the N-U-I corporation.

[45-11Rke-Symphony]


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The Roanoke Symphony is celebrating a high note...
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[SOT 20:10:00]
[IN Q=NAT SOUND OF SYMPHONY PLAYING]
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=NAT SOUND OF SYMPHONY PLAYING]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Roanoke Symphony.
To mark the occasion, the Symphony plans to add another pops and holiday concert.
Other events are also planned throughout the year.
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[SOT 18:37:32]
[IN Q=The 2002, the 2003]

((DAVID WILEY/MUSIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR: THE 2002, THE 2003 SEASON IS OUR 50TH ANNIVERSARY AND CULMINATES IN THE SPRING BUT THERE ARE EXCITING PROGRAMS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, OUR HOLIDAY POPS IS COMING UP, MANY WONDERFUL SOLOISTS JOINING US AS WELL SO A WHOLE YEAR OF CELEBRATION AND WE HOPE THE COMMUNITY WILL CONTINUE TO JOIN US AND CELEBRATE WITH US.))

[SUPER=01-David Wiley/Music Director & Conductor;]
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[OUT Q=celebrate with us]
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One major event will happen on March 31st.
That's the day the Roanoke Symphony played for the very first time a half century ago.
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[45-11Used-Books]


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Weekend rains made for a perfect excuse to crawl up with a good book...
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


And many found a variety of selections at the main library in downtown Roanoke.
That's where the American Association of University Women is holding its annual used book sale.
A-A-U-W is an organization that promotes equity and education for girls and women through scholarships and other programs.
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[SOT 30:10]
[IN Q=We send about 500 dollars]

((HELEN RUTH BURCH/AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN: WE SEND ABOUT 500 DOLLARS TO THE LEGAL ADVOCACY FUND WHICH IS THE AAWU NATIONAL FUND. WE PROVIDE A PROGRAM CALLED SISTER TO SISTER AND WE SUPPORT WOMEN WHO WANT TO GET THEIR GED'S WITH SCHOLARSHIPS.))
[SUPER=01-Helen Ruth Burch/American Association of University Women]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=with scholarships]
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The group hopes to raise six thousand dollars by selling more than ten thousand books.
The used book sale wraps up today from nine until one.
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[ANCHOR=Kim]
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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom...... we start off the workweek with a chance of some showers...
Meterologist Leo Hirsbrunner will have the complete outlook right after the news...





[8-VOB-Short-Vigil]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=am cutins]
[WRITER=kor]
[TAPE#=net P]
[GRAPHIC=Jennifer Short]


Nearly a hundred people attended a candlelight vigil last night for Jennifer Short.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Henry Co.;]


It was held in Henry County across the street from the Short's Oak Level home.
Through song, prayer, and candlelight the community came together to remember the nine year old girl who has been missing for more than a month.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=It's been very difficult]
[SUPER=01-Frank Arrington/Jennifer's Great Uncle;]
[RUNS=04]
[OUT Q=to be found alive]
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[VO-NAT]


Many of the investigators who are working the case attended the vigil to let the family know it is still they're top priority.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=There is a]
[SUPER=01-Capt. Kimmy Nester/Henry Co. Sheriff's Department;]
[RUNS=14]
[OUT Q=will continue to be active.]
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[VO-NAT]


Since Jennifer disappeared, family, friends, and complete strangers have donated to the Jennifer Short fund.
That fund now totals nearly 70-thousand dollars.

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[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=am cutins]
[WRITER=tha]
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The City of Roanoke has warned nearly 500 people about illegally using water. Officials say they've visited about 450- violators who were issued verbal warnings for breaching Roanoke's mandatory water restriction's policy. Other counties and cities across the state are issuing similar warnings-- as well as warrants and fines. In Chesterfield County-- about 245 fines have been handed out, while the city of Richmond has issued about 10- warning letters to people watering lawns on the wrong day.


[8-11Read-Alliance]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=am cutins]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=02-39 TC-9:55]
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A local citizen's group is trying to preserve some of the beauty of the Roanoke Valley...
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.]


The group wants to keep Read Mountain in its present UN-developed state.
Yesterday, the "Read Mountain Alliance" held a hikathon to raise money needed to buy land up and around the mountain.

They'll need at least a half a million dollars.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:03]
[IN Q=This is probably]

((RON CRAWFORD/READ MOUNTAIN ALLIANCE: THIS IS PROBABLY THAT MOST DIFFICULT TIME I'VE EVER SEEN TO RAISE FUNDS, THERE'S JUST SO MANY NEEDS OUT THERE. BUT WE HAVE A ONE TIME CHANCE. IF WE MISS THIS CHANCE AND DEVELOPMENT MOVES UP THE MOUNTAIN WE'VE LOST THE CHANCE FOREVER SO IT'S IMPORTANT FOR US TO TRY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE RIGHT NOW.))
[SUPER=01-Ron Crawford/Read Mountain Alliance]
[RUNS=:17]
[OUT Q=difference right now]
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[VO-NAT]


The Read Mountain Alliance plans to buy the land and then turn it over to Roanoke and Botetourt County to maintain the land as a park for all to enjoy.
The fundraiser attracted more than a hundred hikers and raised more than ten thousand dollars.
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