[Open-Heads]

[ANCHOR=Marya]

[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]


[roll cold out of the open]


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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=#4070;weekend headline banner]
[SUPER=@Marya1;]
[SUPER=@Brent1;]

Coming up on News 7 Sunday Morning.......
Hay-rides are suspended at the Homestead after ten people were injured on Friday.
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[IN Q=,"I'm Drew Levinson in..."]

(("I'm Drew Levinson in Kuwait, more explosions in Bagdad. And the noose is tighting around the capital city. That story is coming up."))
[RUNS=:09]
[OUT Q=:"...That story is coming up."]
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[ANCHOR=MARYA]


we will have more on those stories in just a few minutes. [2-shot toss to Hello]

[Iraq]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=War w/ Iraq]


As many as 10 people are reported dead in another friendly fire incident in Iraq.
A correspondent for the B-B-C says a U-S warplane bombed a convoy carrying Kurdish fighters and Special Forces.
U-S Central Command says between two-thousand and three-thousand Iraqis were killed when American troops moved through Baghdad yesterday.
A spokesman says some Iraqi civilians welcomed the troops' arrival -- but other Iraqis chose to fight.
Explosions are jolting Baghdad again today as troops prepare for possible urban warfare.
U-S commanders warn that tough combat may still be ahead.
Drew Levinson has more from Kuwait.
[LIVE= Newspath /FULL]
[SUPER=201-Drew Levinson/CBS News]
[SUPER=205-Kuwait City, Kuwait]


((ROLLED FROM NEWSPATH))
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[SOT]
[IN Q=NATS bombing]
[SUPER=201-Mohammed Saeel Al-Sahaf/Iraqi Information Minister; :35]
[SUPER=203-Basra, Iraq; 1:09]
[RUNS=1:32]
[OUT Q=]

(((nats bombing)(Baghdad, Iraq) DEAFENING EXPLOSIONS ROCKED CENTRAL BAGHDAD THIS MORNING PAVING THE WAY FOR AN EVENTUAL GROUND ASSAULT. ALLIED FORCES ARE MAKING QUICK BURSTS INTO THE CITY. MILITARY LEADERS SAY THE RECONASSAINCE MISSIONS HAVE BEEN MET BY "SPORADIC" RESISTANCE. SOUTH OF BAGHDAD MARINES DESTROYED A HEADQUARTERS OF THE REPUBLICAN GUARD AND SEIZED A PRESIDENTIAL PALACE. THEY ALSO DESTROYED WHAT WAS BELIEVED TO BE A TERRORIST TRAINING CAMP. AND AT THE NEWLY NAMED BAGHDAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AROUND 7-THOUSAND U-S SOLDIERS ARE WAITING FOR THE ORDER TO INVADE EVEN THOUGH IRAQI LEADERS SAY THEY'RE NOT EVEN THERE.

(sot-Mohammed Saeed Al-Sahaf/Iraqi Information Minister)

"we have pushed them out of the airport. The republican guard is in full control of Saddam International airport." :07
(nats) IRAQI FIGHTERS HAVE HAD SOME MINOR SUCCESS.... HERE THEY CELEBRATE ON TOP OF A BURNED OUT AMERICAN TANK. AND THIS SOLDIER SAYS HE TOOK THIS UNIFORM OFF OF AN AMERICAN PRISONER OF WAR.

(SOT-)

"near the airport, we catch him"
IN IRAQ'S CAPITAL ENEMY SOLDIERS ARE TRYING TO RALLY THE PEOPLE.... BUT THOUSANDS ARE LEAVING.... EVACUATING THE CITY BEFORE THE FINAL BATTLE BEGINS.

(nats)(Basra, Iraq)

THROUGHOUT IRAQ SADDAM HUSSEIN'S REGIME IS FALLING. IN BASRA BRITISH SOLDIERS RAIDED THE CITY ONCE AGAIN ARRESTING SEVERAL SUSPECTED BAATH PARTY OFFICIALS AND FEDAYEEN MILITIA.
STANDUP DREW LEVINSON, CBS NEWS, KUWAIT.))

[LIVE= Newspath/FULL]
[SUPER=205-Kuwait City, Kuwait;]






[11Missing-Woman]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST= Sun AM]
[WRITER=rle]
[TAPE#=none]
[GRAPHIC=none]

A woman reported missing since Wednesday was found dead.
(++++++)
[TAKE JACOBS-BARNETTE FS #1026]

Police located the body of 56 year old (Ga-Kneeve) Geneive Beth Jacobs-Barnett around 2 o'clock yesterday afternoon just about 3-hundred yards away from where she lived. Police say foul play is NOT suspected.
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[11Homestead-Update]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST= Sun AM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-02 TC-1:47:50]
[GRAPHIC=none]


The Homestead Resort plans to suspend all hay rides until further notice after an accident Friday injured several people.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Hot Springs/Friday Night]


The accident happened about 7:30 PM on Homestead property.
Eleven people were treated and released from Bath County Community Hospital.
Two were airlifted to Roanoke Memorial Hospital Friday night.
Another patient was transferred to Roanoke Memorial yesterday.
We don't know their conditions, but a Homestead Spokesperson says it appears none of the injuries is life-threatening.
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[ANCHOR=Marya]
[GRAPHIC=none]


The resort is launching a full investigation into the incident.
A spokesperson says the accident happened on Delafield Road when a hay wagon crashed into a parked construction trailer.

[11Kids-Day]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST= Sun AM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-04 TC-1:06:46]
[GRAPHIC=none]

Fitness can be fun - and many kids in our area got to find out why this weekend.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Several Y-M-C-A's, including the Central Branch in Roanoke, held a free community festival this weekend.
The purpose of Healthy Kids Day is to celebrate being healthy and safe -- AND to introduce kids to new programs and activities.
Families were encouraged to take part in the athletic programs with their kids.
Many who attended walked away with a door prize and one even received a free youth membership to the "Y".
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[Miss-RV]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=AM]
[WRITER=jwi]
[TAPE#=03-]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Last night, Miss Roanoke Valley 2003 was crowned at Cave Spring High School, but she wasn't the only winner.
[TAKE ESS 8704 FS BAM - MISS RKE VALLEY; ] [TOSS ACROSS TO JEN AT BAM;] Jennifer Wishon sat in on a rehearsal earlier this week and joins us now to explain. Marya, it was a full week for the contestants, but also the students who helped produce the event.
[LIVE= Jenn /FULL]
[SUPER=@Jennifer1]

Cave Spring High School students helped market the pageant, build the set and also performed in the show. They say participating in the event was a great experience, but the advice they received along the way was priceless.

Actresses Marion Ramsey and Barbara Luna emceed the pageant, but they also gave the students advice about the biz.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 2:18:11]
[IN Q=They've told us little]

((AMANDA PATTERSON/CAVE SPRING STUDENT: MARION AND BARBARA HAVE BEEN GREAT. THEY'VE TOLD US LITTLE TRICKS OF THE TRADE, THINGS TO DO WHEN WE AUDITION YOU KNOW, LITTLE THINGS. THEY'VE JUST REALLY BEEN SUPPORTIVE, THEY'VE ASKED A LOT OF QUESTIONS WANTING TO GET TO KNOW US A LOT AND THEY'VE JUST BEEN TRYING TO HELP US IN ANY WAY THEY CAN.))
[SUPER=01-Amanda Patterson/Cave Spring Student]
[RUNS=15]
[OUT Q=any way they can]

Amanda Patterson is a senior who's interested in pursuing a career in acting which makes her eligible for a new scholarship made possible by the pageant. One dollar for each ticket sold will go towards a scholarship for a graduating senior at Cave Spring High School. The only catch is that the student has to be interested in either music or acting.
[LIVE= Jenn /FULL]

So it appears everyone who worked on the project walked away a winner, [TOSS BACK ACROSS TO MARYA] But, Marya a little later this morning we'll meet the contestant who actually won the crown.



[Tease#1]



[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[SS=None]

[BOTH MICS HOT]
Coming up a little later on our newscast, we'll introduce you to the Roanoke Valley's latest representative.
[ANCHOR=Brent]

And
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[VO-NAT]

We're cooking up some savory Salmon - perfect for seduction, or just a scrumptous dinner! Stick around for today's weekend Diner.
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[Almanac Bump]
[Break #1]



[SARS]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=SARS]


A mysterious respiratory virus continues to spread through China.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Hong Kong;]


Its reported 39 new infections and three deaths.
A top doctor says SARS has left China's health care system is in crisis.
The World Health Organization says the disease is less infectious than flu. SARS has killed about 89 people worldwide. The death rate has been between three and four percent.
The United States currently has 115 suspected cases. Melissa McDermott has more.
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[Health-Review]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=WIPE]


[WIPE WIPE WIPE]


(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=As SARS ]
[SUPER=01-Melissa McDermott/Reporting; :00]
[RUNS=1:12]
[OUT Q=CBS News, NY.]

((AS SARS SPREADS THROUGHOUT PARTS OF ASIA AND CANADA ... U.S. HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE MAKING SURE THE MYSTERIOUS ILLNESS DOESN'T GET OUT-OF-CONTROL IN THIS COUNTRY.

(VO)


THE C-D-C NOW HAS A TEST TO DETERMINE IF PATIENTS DISPLAYING SYMPTOMS OF SARS ACTUALLY HAVE IT.
THE TEST STILL ISN'T PERFECT ... BUT STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS HAVE BEGUN USING IT TO SCREEN CERTAIN CASES.
DOCTORS SUSPECT DOZENS OF PEOPLE IN THE U.S. HAVE SARS. NEARLY ALL OF THEM RECENTLY TRAVELED TO ASIA.//

(VO)


THERE IS A PROMISING NEW TREATMENT FOR PATIENTS IN THE LATE STAGES OF ALZHEIMER'S.
RESEARCHERS SAY THE EXPERIMENTAL DRUG, MEMANTINE, SLOWED THE PROGRESSION OF ALZHEIMER'S BY AS MUCH AS 50-PERCENT IN SOME CASES.
OTHER DRUGS ON THE MARKET ONLY TREAT MILDER STAGES OF ALZHEIMER'S -- WHICH ROBS THE BRAIN OF MEMORY AND THINKING SKILLS.//

(VO)


AND WOMEN WHO TAKE THE BIRTH CONTROL PILL COULD BE INCREASING THEIR RISK OF CERVICAL CANCER.
RESEARCHERS IN LONDON AND FRANCE FOUND THAT WOMEN WHO USED THE PILL FOR FIVE YEARS OR LESS ... HAD A 10-PERCENT GREATER CHANCE OF DEVELOPING CERVICAL CANCER.
THOSE ON THE PILL FOR UP TO NINE YEARS -- HAD A 60-PERCENT CHANCE.
HOWEVER, OTHER STUDIES HAVE SHOWN THE PILLS DO PROTECT AGAINST OTHER TYPES OF CANCER.//
AND THAT IS A LOOK AT SOME OF THIS WEEK'S TOP HEALTH STORIES. I'M MELISSA MCDERMOTT, CBS NEWS, NEW YORK.))

[MARYA ONE SHOT TOSS TO BREAK][Sports-Tease]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[SS=None]

It's do or die for the Express as they enter game four later this week - and
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]


Drivers did a bang up job in the Busch series race yesterday - we have hightlights just ahead in sports.
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[BUMP]
[Break #3]



[2Open-Heads]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]


[roll cold out of the open]

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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=#4070;weekend headline banner]

Coming up on News 7 Sunday Morning......
Federal Assistance is now available in the Roanoke Valley for those affected by the recent flooding.
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(/////SOT/////)
[IN Q=:"I'm Drew Levinson in..."]

(("I'm Drew Levinson in Kuwait, more explosions in Bagdad. And the noose is tighting around the capital city. That story is coming up."))
[RUNS=:09]
[OUT Q="...That story is coming up."]
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[anchor=Marya; ]


We will have more on those stories in just a few minutes.
[2-shot toss to hello]

[VOB-Cleanup-Day]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST= Sun AM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-09 TC-38:54]
[GRAPHIC=none]

It's a dirty job, but someone has to do it. That's one philosophy that brought sixteen hundred volunteers out this weekend to clean up the Roanoke Valley.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Recent flooding has left many areas littered with trash and debris.
That prompted a record turnout for the annual Clean Valley Day organized every year by the Clean Valley Council.
Many volunteers chose to concentrate their efforts on the Roanoke River.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 15:36]
[IN Q=I guess you could]

((ALEX HASHIMI/VOLUNTEER: I GUESS YOU COULD CALL IT A SMALL DENT BUT EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS, EVERYBODY DOES A LITTLE BIT OF SOMETHING AND EVENTUALLY IT WILL LOOK A LOT BETTER THAN IT DOES RIGHT NOW.))
[SUPER=01-Alex Hashimi/Volunteer; :]
[RUNS=:09]
[OUT Q=right now]
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[VO-NAT]


Organizers say typically more than 80 tons of trash is collected a year, but due to the recent flooding, yesterday's cleanup netted more than 100 tons.
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[11FEMA-Aid]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST= Sun AM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-13 TC-11:55]
[GRAPHIC=Flooding]


Those personally affected by the recent flooding can now apply for federal assistance.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem]


F-E-M-A has opened a Disaster Recovery Center in Salem.
Visitors can learn about a variety of disaster assistance programs including temporary housing, funds for home repairs, and other major disaster-related expenses.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 14:36:59]
[IN Q=What we want]

((JUSTO HERNANDEZ/FEMA: WHAT WE WANT IS FOR PEOPLE TO CALL US. DON'T THINK THAT IF YOU ARE IN A WELFARE SYSTEM THAT YOU ARE GOING TO BE AFFECTED BY THAT. DON'T THINK THAT YOUR NEIGHBOR HAD MORE DAMAGES AND THEREFORE HE NEEDS THE ASSISTANCE MORE, THERE'S MONEY THERE'S ASSISTANCE TO EVERYONE THAT GOT AFFECTED.))
[SUPER=01-Justo Hernandez/FEMA]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=that got affected]
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[TAKE FEMA FS #]


F-E-M-A recommends that you first contact its hotline before coming to the center.
That number is 1-800-621-FEMA.
The Disaster Recovery Center will be in the Virginia Department of Forestry building on Riverland Drive in Salem for at least a week.
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[2-Iraq]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=war with Iraq]
[super=219-Marya Jones/mjones*wdbj.7; ]


In Baghdad, Allied forces and Iraqi fighters are preparing for what is expected to be the final showdown with Saddam.
Yesterday, U-S Central Command says between two-thousand and three-thousand Iraqis were killed when American troops moved through Baghdad.
This morning, 10 people are reported dead in a friendly fire incident.
A correspondent for the B-B-C says a U-S warplane bombed a convoy carrying Kurdish fighters and Special Forces.
Explosions are jolting Baghdad again today as troops prepare for possible urban warfare.
U-S commanders warn that tough combat may still be ahead.
Drew Levinson has more from Kuwait.

[LIVE= Newspath /FULL]
[SUPER=201-Drew Levinson/CBS News]
[SUPER=205-Kuwait City, Kuwait]


((ROLLED FROM NEWSPATH:...))
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[SOT]
[IN Q=NATS bombing]
[SUPER=201-Mohammed Saeel Al-Sahaf/Iraqi Information Minister; :35]
[SUPER=203-Basra, Iraq; 1:09]
[RUNS=1:32]
[OUT Q=]

((
(nats bombing)(Baghdad, Iraq)

DEAFENING EXPLOSIONS ROCKED CENTRAL BAGHDAD THIS MORNING PAVING THE WAY FOR AN EVENTUAL GROUND ASSAULT. ALLIED FORCES ARE MAKING QUICK BURSTS INTO THE CITY. MILITARY LEADERS SAY THE RECONASSAINCE MISSIONS HAVE BEEN MET BY "SPORADIC" RESISTANCE. SOUTH OF BAGHDAD MARINES DESTROYED A HEADQUARTERS OF THE REPUBLICAN GUARD AND SEIZED A PRESIDENTIAL PALACE. THEY ALSO DESTROYED WHAT WAS BELIEVED TO BE A TERRORIST TRAINING CAMP. AND AT THE NEWLY NAMED BAGHDAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AROUND 7-THOUSAND U-S SOLDIERS ARE WAITING FOR THE ORDER TO INVADE EVEN THOUGH IRAQI LEADERS SAY THEY'RE NOT EVEN THERE.

(sot-Mohammed Saeed Al-Sahaf/Iraqi Information Minister)

"we have pushed them out of the airport. The republican guard is in full control of Saddam International airport." :07
(nats) IRAQI FIGHTERS HAVE HAD SOME MINOR SUCCESS.... HERE THEY CELEBRATE ON TOP OF A BURNED OUT AMERICAN TANK. AND THIS SOLDIER SAYS HE TOOK THIS UNIFORM OFF OF AN AMERICAN PRISONER OF WAR.

(SOT-)

"near the airport, we catch him"
IN IRAQ'S CAPITAL ENEMY SOLDIERS ARE TRYING TO RALLY THE PEOPLE.... BUT THOUSANDS ARE LEAVING.... EVACUATING THE CITY BEFORE THE FINAL BATTLE BEGINS.

(nats)(Basra, Iraq)

THROUGHOUT IRAQ SADDAM HUSSEIN'S REGIME IS FALLING. IN BASRA BRITISH SOLDIERS RAIDED THE CITY ONCE AGAIN ARRESTING SEVERAL SUSPECTED BAATH PARTY OFFICIALS AND FEDAYEEN MILITIA.
STANDUP DREW LEVINSON, CBS NEWS, KUWAIT.))
[LIVE=NEWSPATH/FULL]
[SUPER=205-Kuwaith City, Kuwait;]





[Texas-WX]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]


North Texas residents got hit with a lot more than just spring showers Saturday.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Fisher Co., TX;]


A tornado touched down in Fisher County, bringing with it golf-ball sized hail.
No injuries or damage have been reported.
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[toss to wx]

[Tease#2]



[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jen]
[SS=None]

[BOTH MICS HOT] His heart strings led him straight to his guitar strings after hearing about the Shuttle Columbia tragedy
[ANCHOR=Brent]

Coming up -
(---------------)
[VO-NAT]

See how he's found perfect harmony dealing with the aftermath in today's Virginia Profile.
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[LOTTO] [BREAK]

[Profile-Open]


[ANCHOR=Brent]
[NEWSCAST=Sun-AM]

[WRITER-myr]
[TAPE#=Va. Profile]
[GRAPHIC=Va. Profile wx monitor]

The space shuttle Columbia accident has touched many lives and many hearts. In this week's Virginia Profile, New River Valley Bureau Chief Myranda Stephens tells us about a Bland County man who turned his sorrow into song.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=animation]
[RUNS=:05]
[OUT Q=stop animation]


[WIPE WIPE WIPE WIPE WIPE]

[VA-Profile]


[ANCHOR=Brent]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=myr]
[TAPE#=Profile 6 tc 1:04]
[GRAPHIC=Virginia Profile]


[****ANCHOR TAG****]
[WIPE WIPE WIPE]

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[SOT]
[IN Q=nats of guitar]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00]
[SUPER=01-Sammy King/Songwriter; :23]
[SUPER=@Myranda2; :59]
[RUNS=1:29]
[OUT Q=last mile of the way]

(([NATS OF GUITAR @ 1:55-1:58]
[RUNS=04]

Sammy King is no musician. But you wouldn't know it after listening to a song he wrote, [DROP COLUMBIA VIDEO HERE!!!] inspired by the space shuttle Columbia accident. [DROP LYRICS HERE!!!!]
[SOT 18:05-18:14]

[RUNS :09] ((SEVEN ASTRONAUTS LOST THEIR LIVES THAT DAY. NO ONE UNDESTOOD IT WAS MEANT TO BE THAT WAY.)) [BACK TO VIDEO!!!]
[SOT 7:59]

[RUNS :12] ((SAMMY KING/"COLUMBIA" SONGSTER: 7:59 I WENT IN THE BEDROOM AND I WROTE THE WORDS ABOUT THIS THAT HAPPENED AND I PUT IT TOGETHER AND PUT THE MUSIC TO IT AND IT'S JUST LIKE BOOM THERE IT IS 8:11)) [NATS OF SONG @ :12] [RUNS :03] King recorded and produced his song just days after the accident. And before he knew it, the song was being played all over the local radio stations...and in places not so close to home.
[SOT 12:30]

[RUNS :13] (( I HAVE SENT A CD TO AFGHANISTAN, I GOT A COUSIN OVER IN AFGHANISTAN AND I GOT A BUDDY OVER IN KUWAIT AND SENT THOSE FOLKS A CD OVER THERE BY THEIR FAMILIES 12:43)) And while the retired corrections officer says he's happy his song has spread to so many different people, what's more important is that they understand the meaning behind it.
[SOT 13:55-14:08; 14:18-14:21]

[RUNS :16] [DROP SHUTTLE VIDEO :05 INTO THIS BITE ONLY!!!] ((AND THAT'S WHAT THIS SONG TALKS ABOUT. IT TALKS ABOUT HOW THEY DON'T WANT FOLKS TO MOURN FOR 'EM, BECAUSE THEY'RE IN A BETTER PLACE THAN WE ARE AND THEY'VE DONE IT, THEY WENT AND SAW WANT THEY WANTED TO SEE 14:08 14:18 TO THEM THAT WAS WORTH LIVING FOR RIGHT THERE 14:21)) [BACK TO VIDEO!!!!]
[SOT 1:50]

[RUNS :04] ((WELL I'VE GONE THE LAST MILE OF THE WAY...1:54))))
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[ANCHOR=Brent]
[SS=none]

That was Myranda Stephens reporting. King has sold nearly seven-hundred copies of his song. He says he plans to also send one to NASA.


[Miss-Roanoke]


[ANCHOR=Marya]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=none]


As we told you earlier, Miss Roanoke Valley was crowned last night. She's now headed to the Miss Virginia Pageant, but this morning, she's here in our studios.
And here's Jennifer Wishon to introduce us. [toss across to Jen Wishon and guest] [TAKE ESS FS BAM - MISS RKE VALLEY]
[super=01-Sara Sheffield/Miss Roanoke Valley; ]

That's right Marya, I'm joined by Sara Sheffield who is originally from the Northern Virginia area, but is currently stationed at Fort Myer, Tell me about what you do in the military.
Your platform was "Service" Sharing Your Gift-- tell me more about that.
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[vo-nat - IN MONITOR] [BRING VIDEO FS]
[RUNS=]

What will you be up to between now and the Miss Virginia Pageant?
(XXXXXXX)

[TAKE ESS 8704 FS BAM]
We'll be back with more News 7 Sunday Morning after the break.
[STRAIGHT TO BREAK]

[Crowe-Wedding]


[ANCHOR=Marya 2-shot]
[NEWSCAST=Sun. a.m.]
[WRITER=mjo]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]


Sorry ladies ... actor Russell Crowe is getting ready to tie the knot tomorrow.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Coffs Harbour, Australia;]


The star of the movies "Gladiator" and "LA Confidential" will marry a singer named Danielle Spencer.
His farm in Australia has hosted about 80 guests all weekend for the wedding celebration.
Crowe has intense security for the wedding and even applied for a no-fly zone over his property ... which was refused.
He ended up creating covered walkways to foil the paparazzi instead.
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[2BIRTHDAYS!] 4/7/03
Monday:

[SUPER=130-21/Bryan Buchanan/Martinsville;]



[SUPER=130-7/Logan Bell/Blacksburg;]



[SUPER=130-16/Ashley Lowe/Blacksburg;] Yes, this is a male Ashley



[SUPER=130-9/Drew Simmons/Vinton;]



[SUPER=130-16/Natosha Marshall/Hillsville;]



[SUPER=130-13/Michael Barbour/;]



No Pictures:

[SUPER=131-9/Drew Simmons/;]



[SUPER=131-/Elizabeth Mosely/Roanoke]


Anniversary: [SUPER=130-39th/Dennis & Becky Burton;]