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Coming up on News 7-
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Frozen precipitation's on the way. We'll track a fast moving storm that's headed for our region. Plus, downtown Roanoke's streets come alive in holiday splendor. And, women who need a prescription for birth control pills might NOT need one for emergency contraception.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]


News 7 is next.

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[VO-NAT]


A taste of what's to come. A winter storm is moving East.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon]
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Good evening, I'm Shannon Young. Jean is off tonight.

[OK-Snow]


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Snow is falling across the Southern Plains tonight.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Enid, OK; QUICK!!!]


This was the scene in Enid Oklahoma earlier today. Up to a foot of snow is expected in some locations.
[SUPER=03-Harper, KS]


In Kansas, heavy snow has cut visibility and made driving dangerous.
It's the second winter storm to hit the region this week.
Some places saw nine inches of snow on Tuesday. Three thousand customers lost electricity.
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[WV-Sniper]


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A man questioned in this summer's sniper shootings in West Virginia has been arrested for a similar, but unrelated shooting.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Charleston, WV;]

Police arrested Brian Caldwell of Winifrede for attempted murder and wanton endangerment. They charged him in connection with a February incident where Caldwell allegedly started shooting at a woman and her truck at a gas well site.
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[SOT 19:24:44]
[IN Q=WELL SHE IMMEDIATELY ]

((DAVE TUCKER/KANAWHA CO., WV SHERIFF ; WELL SHE IMMEDIATELY JUMPED UP AND SAID, "DON'T SHOOT AT MY TRUCK." AT THAT TIME THE INDIVIDUAL OPENED FIRE ON HER. SHE STATED THAT SHE HID BEHIND A TREE UNTIL THE SHOOTER STOPPED.))
[SUPER=01-Dave Tucker/Kanawha Co., WV Sheriff ;]
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[OUT Q=THE SHOOTER STOPPED]
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[VO-NAT]

Authorities linked two shell casings found in Caldwell's truck with those found at the gas well. The woman identified a dark colored F-150 truck -- similar to the one linked to at least one sniper killing in Kanawha (cuh-NAW) County.
[Super=04-August;]

In August, three people were killed at gas stations. Police will not say if Caldwell is a suspect in those shootings, but he was questioned during the investigation.
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[Meeting-Prayer]


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Should you be allowed to pray at work and should your boss encourage it?
The city of Roanoke says no. [***NEWS 7 @ 11 IN MONITOR***]
[DOUBLE BOXES=Shannon & Justin /BAM;]


Justin McLeod is here now to tell us more. Justin?
Shannon, it all started with a memo that went out Thursday.
[LIVE= Justin /FULL BAM]
[SUPER=@justin1]


In it, a supervisor encourages his employees to take part in group prayers.
But it caused some problems and City leaders reacted quickly calling it insensitive and inappropiate.
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(( ((NAT SOUND OF WORK))
It all happened here at the city facilities management division where employees take care of building maintenance, custodial services, and security.
On Thursday, the facilities manager informed his workers through a memo that he planned to have a prayer at meals and at the beginning of staff meetings.
Gareth McAllister made it clear they were not required to be present and if the prayer offends them they could simply excuse themselves until it is over.
He goes onto to say there would never be any repercussions for anyone that chose not to participate.
Finally, he asked his workers to sign a form if they approve of the new policy.))
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[LIVE= Justin /FULL BAM]


City leaders found out about the memo today and by this afternoon McAllister retracted it.
Roanoke's human resources director says there is no city policy regarding prayer but says it would fall under diversity issues and therefore it is not allowed.
We tried to get Gareth McAllister's side of the story but he did not return our phone calls.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Shannon & Justin /BAM;]


However, city officials say he never intended to offend anyone and Shannon we're told he immediately admitted his mistake.

[Bear-Followup]


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Hunters continue to search for a wounded bear that escaped from the Natural Bridge Zoo yesterday.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co.;]

Sarah is an Asiatic Black Bear like the ones in this video. She and her mate, Festus, escaped from their cage yesterday evening after a zoo keeper forgot to secure it. Festus broke into a nearby home causing thousands of dollars in damage. He was then shot and killed by the owner of the zoo. Sarah was also shot in the shoulder, but ran away. Zoo officials are hoping to find the pregnant bear and return her unharmed.
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[SOT 23:37:02]
[IN Q=We have her cage]

((KARL MOGENSEN: WE HAVE HER CAGE STOCKED WITH FOOD AND CHANCES ARE SHE'LL PROBABLY GO RIGHT BACK INTO HER CAGE WHERE SHE FEELS SECURE. MOST ANIMALS DO THAT UNDER STRESS.))
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[VO-NAT]

Anyone who encounters the bear is advised to throw food to it and immediately call the Zoo or Rockbridge County Sheriff's Department.
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[United-Way]


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The United Way is banking on a new fund drive to make up for an expected deficit.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]

The agency's teaming up with B-B-and-T, Wachovia, SunTrust, and the Roanoke Times to conduct a "star search" in the Roanoke Valley. Donation forms will appear in the newspaper, and displays will be exhibited at select Wachovia banks, and all B-B-and-T and SunTrust branches. Without this latest fund drive, the United Way is expected to fall about 2-hundred thousand dollars short of its 6-and a half million dollar fundraising goal for the year.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=As the economy...]

((JIM HINSON/BB&T; AS THE ECONOMY IS SLUGGISH, THERE'S MORE PEOPLE WHO NEED THE SERVICES, AT THE SAME TIME THE GOVERNMENT FUNDING IS CUT BACK FOR THESE AGENCIES THEY DEPEND MORE ON THE UNITED WAY DOLLARS. IT'S JUST CRUCIAL THAT WE MEET OUR GOAL AND RAISE THIS MONEY AND HELP THE PEOPLE OF THE ROANOKE VALLEY. ))
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[OUT Q=people of the Roanoke Valley.]
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[VO-NAT]

Contributors will receive a star pendant that has become a collector's item in the Roanoke Valley.
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[Roanoke-Christmas]


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The city of Roanoke came alive tonight with the Christmas spirit.
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((NAT DRUMMING))
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[VO-NAT]


Hundreds lined the streets of downtown for the city's annual Christmas parade.
Forty four groups took part this year. The event included everything from marching bands, floats, and antique cars, to several dance troupes.
While many of the participants were decked out in costume, those watching the parade bundled up to stay warm.
Despite the cold weather, most seem to get a kick out of the holiday celebration.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon]
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One scheduling note if you're planning on attending Bedford's holiday parade.
It starts at 11 o-clock tomorrow, not one as originally reported.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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A controversial pill could soon be available over the counter.
The future of one emergency contraceptive when News 7 returns.
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[VO-NAT]


Plus the rush to file for Virginia's Presidential primary goes down to the wire... and not everyone makes it in time.
The odd man out, or should we say woman, next.
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[Sports-preview]


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[Emergency-Contraceptives]


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An emergency contraceptive like the so-called abortion pill could one day be available without a prescription. Next week, an F-D-A advisory committee will discuss the future of "Plan B". Christy Feig reports.
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[IN Q=Within 72 hours of...]
[SUPER=01-Gloria Feldt/Planned Parenthood President; :22]
[SUPER=01-Wendy Wright/Concerned Women for America; :27]
[SUPER=01-Christy Feig/Reporting; 1:21]
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((WITHIN 72 HOURS OF UNPROTECTED SEX A WOMAN CAN TAKE TWO PILLS... 12 HOURS APART... AND SHE HAS A GOOD CHANCE OF PREVENTING AN UNWANTED PREGNANCY. THE DRUG IS CALLED PLAN B AND WORKS BY KEEPING A FERTILIZED EGG FROM IMPLANTING IN THE WALL OF THE UTERUS. IT'S AVAILABLE NOW WITHOUT A PRESCRIPTION IN FIVE STATES... AND IT'S REVIVING THE ABORTION DEBATE. scientifically and medically pregnancy occurs at the time of implantation
sot: the fact that something is being implanted shows that there is a pregnancy that already exists.

IF THE EGG IS ALREADY ATTACHED TO THE WALL OF THE UTERUS... WHICH HAPPENS FROM SEVEN TO NINE DAYS AFTER THE EGG IS FERTILIZED...PLAN B WILL NOT HAVE ANY EFFECT. BUT OPPONENTS HAVE MORE CONCERNS... PLAN B CONTAINS A HIGH DOSE OF THE TRADITIONAL BIRTH CONTROL PILLS WHICH CAN CAUSE BLOOD CLOTS IN CERTAIN PEOPLE
sot: if this is over the counter it will be a high dose of this drug, so its likely to cause all kinds of unknown prob

lems and women are more likely to use it repeatedly. THOSE WHO WANT THE PILL AVAILABLE OVER THE COUNTER DISAGREE... all of the evidence indicates that women use emergency contractption very responsibility,and the fact that they have it, all of the studies have shown so far, that the fact that they have emergency contraception does not mean that they use it regularly. EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTIVES LIKE PLAN B ARE ALREADY SOLD WITHOUT PRESCRIPION IN ABOUT 30-COUNTRIES THRUOUT THE WORLD. CHRISTY FEIG, CNN, WASHINGTON))

[Flu-Vaccine]


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The State Health Department will soon be getting more flu vaccine.
The additional 24-hundred doses will be distributed among the state's 35 health districts. But officials say it's not guaranteed that every district will get some.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Blacksburg]


There are few places left to turn for the flu shot. Although many lucked out at this clinic at Montgomery Regional Hospital.
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[SOT 9:48:44]
[IN Q=Very hard this fifth attempt]

((KATE HARSHBERGER; VERY HARD THIS IS MY FIFTH ATTEMPT. THE FIRST TWO ATTEMPTS THEY RAN OUT OF THE VACCINE BEFORE I GOT MINE))
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[OUT Q=i got mine]
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All 370 doses the hospital had available were gone in matter of hours.
Some traveled from as far away as West Virginia just to get the shot.
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[ANCHOR=Shannon]
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Health officials say three central Virginians recently died of flu-related illnesses. All three were over 50. In far western Virginia, Buchanan County closed schools today because so many students were sick.

[Haliburton-Iraq]


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The Bush Administration is dealing with the fallout of yesterday's announcement that Haliburton, the Texas firm once headed by the Vice President, overcharged the government more than 60 million dollars.
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The company may have overcharged the Pentagon more than a dollar for each gallon of gas delivered to Iraq. The President was trying to do some damage control because of the implications it may have on his re-election campaign.
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((IF THERE'S AN OVERCHARGE LIKE WE THINK THERE IS WE EXPECT THAT MONEY TO BE REPAID.))
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[OUT Q=TO BE REPAID]
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A Pentagon audit shows the overcharges could total 61 million dollars. The appearance of price gouging by the Vice President's former company gave Democrats a weapon to use against the administration.
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[IN Q=I FIND IT DISCOURAGING ]

((HOWARD DEAN/(D) PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE; I FIND IT DISCOURAGING TO SAY THE LEAST THAT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES APPEARS TO VALUE HIS CONNECTIONS WITH HALLIBURTON MORE THAN HE VALUES HIS CONNECTION WITH ORDINARY PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATES..))
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[OUT Q=OF THE UNITED STATES]
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[VO-NAT]

Haliburton officials blame the cost on the hazards of shipping oil to a war zone.
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[Dem-primary]


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All the guys made it.
But the only female candidate vying for the White House will not be on Virginia's presidential primary ballot.
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[VO-NAT]


Of the nine major Democratic contenders, only Carol Moseley Braun failed to garner the required signatures to get her name on the ballot.
[SUPER=03-Richmond]


Today was the deadline for candidates to file with the State Board of Elections.
Ten thousand signatures are needed to qualify for the February Tenth primary.
The chairman of the state's Democratic party says he is disappointed that not all of the candidates will be considered.
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[IN Q=obviously we would like to have all nine]
[SUPER=01-Kerry Donley/Democratic Party of Virginia]
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[OUT Q=our form of government.]
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[ANCHOR=Shannon]
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Lyndon LaRouche also filed papers to qualify for Virginia's presidential primary even though the state's party does not recognize him as a Democrat.

[Bedford-Y]


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Not only does the Bedford-area Y-M-C-A help keep its members physically fit, the facility itself is getting a facelift.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Bedford Co.]


Today officials broke ground on a 1-and a half million dollar addition to the facility.
The new gym will feature six basketball goals and an indoor jogging track. The entrance to the building and the locker rooms will be upgraded.
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[SOT 11:55:02]
[IN Q=We lost a]

((MARY JO BOONE/BEDFORD YMCA DIRECTOR: WE LOST A LOT OF MEMBERS WHEN WE CONVERTED WHAT WE HAVE NOW A STATE-OF THE ART FITNESS CENTER, WAS THE OLD GYMNASIUM AND WE LOST A LOT OF MEMBERS WHEN WE LOST THE GYMNASIUM. BUT IT WAS A STEP IN THE PHASE OF THIS WHOLE PROCESS SO NOW WE WILL OPEN THAT UP, WITH THE NEW GYM NOW WILL BRING ALL THOSE MEMBERS BACK.))
[SUPER=01-Mary Jo Boone/Bedford YMCA Director]
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[OUT Q=those members back.]
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[VO-NAT]


The new gym is part of a five year, three- million dollar overhaul of the Bedford Y.
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Her majesty makes Mick a knight. More on today's ceremony when News 7 returns.
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[VO-NAT]


Plus he was a hit last year... now the Barney Cam is back in the White House for Christmas
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[Commercial]

[Sir-Mick]


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Maybe now Mick Jagger's gotten some satisfaction.
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[VO-NAT :20]
[SUPER=03-London, England;]


The Rolling Stones lead singer was today knighted by Britain's Prince Charles. A grinning Jagger wore a designer black suit and running shoes for his trip to Buckingham Palace. He bantered with reporters afterward and even answered in the affirmative when asked if he ever thought he'd be standing in the palace to receive an honor.
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[IN Q=It was rather wonderfully formal...]

((SIR MICK JAGGER: IT WAS RATHER WONDERFULLY FORMAL AND SOME WONDERFUL OUTFITS I NOTICED ON EVERYONE. WHAT'S RATHER GOOD IS THAT EVERYONE REPRESENTED FROM ALL OVER ENGLAND AND WALES AND SCOTLAND AND EVERY WALK OF LIFE.))
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[OUT Q=every walk of life.]
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Sir Mick joins the ranks of Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Elton John. Some of the sharpest criticism that Jagger had sold out came from fellow Rolling Stone Keith Richards who called the knighthood a "paltry honor".
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[S-Extra]


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The Express vs. Florio, high school hoops as the Blue Ridge school takes on Roanoke Catholic, and high school wrestling, but first our extra point. There's a new commercial coming out that features the Slingshot Irons with Tiger Woods and NBA analyst Charles Barkley.
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[VO-NAT]


Woods and his now-famous confidante, Frank the head cover, look on while Barkley swings the more forgiving Slingshot Irons airing for the first time this weekend.
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[S-NBA]


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Plenty of hard wood action in the NBA tonight, we go to Philly where the 76ers hosted Denver.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Philadelphia, PA/Nuggets vs. 76ers; :00]

The return of Philadelphia All-Star guard Allen Iverson would boost the Sixers and it always helps to have the big dawg around.
But neither could stop Carmello Anthony. The Former Syracuse star would crush the 76ers here as he rips rope from the left side on the three ball.
Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb was impressed with the youngsters poise.
[SUPER=32-Denver/86/Philadelphia/77;]Iverson was sharp on this shot, he had 18 points but missed 16 of 22 shots as D

enver ends a two-game slide by beating Philadelphia 86-to-77.
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[S-Hankins]


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In high school action, former Fleming standout Derrick Hankins and his Blue Ridge team traveled to the Star City to take on Roanoke Catholic.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Barons vs. Celtics; :00]


Three Lithuanian players were on the court, two for Roanoke Catholic and that guy, 6 foot 8 240 pounder forward Laurynas Mikalauskus (laur-ee nus mica-looskus) who scores two of his game high 27. Tech coach Seth Greenberg was at the game to watch him among others.
[SUPER=33-Blue Ridge/73/Roanoke Catholic/61;]The Celtics Turner King then collects the missed shot and is good on the p

ut back for two of his 19 points.
Mica-looskus then takes a pas from Hankins and finishes with yet another strong hoop.
Orlando Walker scores here on the nice drive for the Celtics but Blue Ridge wins 73-61.
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[S-Schedule]


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William Fleming, Gretna and Bath County hope to all end their football seasons with a state championship tomorrow. Each school's basketball program can't wait. Hurricane Isabel pushed the season back and that has put these hoops programs on hold.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Hot Springs; :00]

Bath County has four varsity basketball starters playing football including Jacob Phillips who in four years has missed 80 days of hoops because of football.
[SUPER=03-Gretna;]


Gretna has 12 basketball members playing football and all five hoops starters as well.
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


Fleming's logo stands for "with football" right now. Head coach Mickey Hardy is practicing with six players because six of his players are on the football team.
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[SUPER=01-Mickey Hardy/William Fleming Head Football Coach; :00]
[SUPER=01-Keith Smith/William Fleming Football Coach; :12]
[SUPER=01-Vic Hall/Gretna Quarterback and Hoops Starter; :18]
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[OUT Q=without us"]
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[VO-NAT]


Gretna has had five games postponed in a season that began December second. Bath County has postponed two games including one with rival Alleghany. Fleming is the luckiest, the Colonels play their first game the 19th.
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[S-Titan]


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The Titan Toughman Wrestling Tournament completed day one of competition today at Hidden Valley High School. Travis Wells has more.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Titan Toughman Tournament; :00]
[SUPER=01-Larry Hall/Tournament Director; :18]
[SUPER=01-Ron Long/William Byrd Head Coach; :25]
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[SUPER=01-John Mueller/Glenvar 145 Pound Weight Class; :56]
[SUPER=01-Thomas Stevens/Blacksburg 145 Pound Weight Class; 1:06]
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[S-Express]


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The Roanoke Express would battle the Florence Pride tonight.
[graphic=perry florio]


A team coached by Perry Florio, the former Express coach.
[ENG#=2]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/Pride vs. Express; :00]


Roanoke fans were excited to face Florio whose name was up in lights before face off.
Florio won a 100 games with the Express and was 1-OH and 1 against Roanoke this season with the pride.
In the second period, Roanoke's Tim OConnell scores from the side of the net on the nice slap shot and the Express is closing in, down 3-2.
[SUPER=34-Roanoke/6/Florence/4;]Roanoke inches closer. Doug Scatchard takes the pass from Jeremy Kite and his finishe

s and we are tied at three goals a piece.
Then, with traffic behind the net, Kevin Bergin rips rope from in close, Roanoke goes on to win 6-4.
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[Barney-Cam]


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President Bush is offering another look at the White House from his dog's point of view.
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[VO-NAT :37]

Last year's Christmas video by the President's Scottish terrier was such a hit that he's produced a sequel: ``Barneycam Two: Barney Reloaded.'' The video is designed to give viewers a tour of the mansion's holiday decorations. This year's video also has a plot: Barney's assigned by Chief of Staff Andrew Card to trim all the trees. Instead, he goofs off -- by playing poker with ex-Press Secretary Ari Fleischer and cavorting with a soccer ball on the snowy South Lawn. There, he's discovered by Bush, and sent back to work. In the end, Barney comes through -- and he and the first lady wish viewers a happy holiday season. (------------)