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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom......
Partly cloudy today, with the winds picking up.
Tonight wind chills could drop to below zero.
Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner has your Monday forecast, up next. But first we have some school information to pass along to you.
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[take schooltouch fs] Highland County schools are running two hours late this morning. And Tazewell County schools are also on a two hour delay.
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A Campbell County Sheriff's Lieutenant collapsed and died over the weekend while referring a college basketball game in Winchester.
Efforts were made to revive 43- year- old Tony Herndon.
He suffered an apparent heart attack during the second half of Saturday's game between Shenandoah University and North Carolina Wesleyan.



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A three-year old Roanoke boy died yesterday in an apartment fire.
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It happened just before eleven in the Tinker Creek Apartments on Tinker Drive. Crews found smoke and flames pouring out of the front of the apartment. Chief Bobbie Slayton says a woman and her three children were inside the building when it caught fire.
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[IN Q= We had a report..]

((CHIEF BOBBIE SLAYTON; WE HAD A REPORT THAT THERE WAS A CHILD STILL IN THE APARTMENT. THEY BEAT THE STAIRWELL DOWN SO THEY COULD GET TO THE STAIRS, THE INITIAL SEARCH NOTHING WAS FOUND. SECOND SEARCH THEY DID FIND THE TODDLER IN THE APARTMENT.))
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[OUT Q= in the apartment.]
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Another person was injured after jumping from a window while trying to save the child. The toddler's mother, Kiana (key-anna) Poindexter and neighbors in the Tinker Creek community say broken windows and faulty smoke detectors contributed to the child's death.
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Amherst County officials are investigating a shooting that killed a 23 year old man from New York. His name has not yet been released, but his body found Saturday, shot several times in the torso. Residents told authorities they heard something that sounded like gunshots in the area on Friday night. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Amherst County Sheriff's Office.


[7-11Iraq-Relations]


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Army Reservist Major Jack Nales (Nails) of North Carolina has served in Iraq for more than a year, and his mother is doing her best to make friends with his Iraqi colleagues.
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He's trained an Iraqi man named Adnan to take over the Civil Assistance Center in Baghdad. Meanwhile, Nales' mother, Marie, has also befriended Adnan.
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[IN Q=I have a necklace]

((MARIE NALES: I HAVE A NECKLACE HE SENT FROM BAGHDAD AND IT HAS A LITTLE ... AND IT SAYS, IN ARABIC, BAGHDAD LOVES MARIE.))
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[OUT Q=Baghdad loves Marie]
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The Southside native says her son feels positive about the progress being made in Iraq.
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[55-WXHeads]


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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom......
Look for highs today in the lower 30s, but wind chills will make it feel more like the teens.
Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner has your work week forecast, coming up.
But first we have some school announcements to pass along to you.
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[take schooltouch fs] Highland County schools are running two hours late this morning. And Tazewell County schools are also on a two hour delay.

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A Campbell County Sheriff's Lieutenant died over weekend while referring a college basketball game in Winchester.

Efforts were made to revive 43 year old Tony Herndon.
Officials say Herndon collapsed and suffered an apparent heart attack during the second half of Saturday's game between Shenandoah University and North Carolina Wesleyan.


[55-11Warner-Chairman]


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Governor Mark Warner will take on a new role that may place him in the national spotlight.
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Warner was busy last week outlining his tax reform plan in his State of the Commonwealth address.
One day later, he visited southside to announce the creation of 745-jobs in Henry County.
The governor also announced this week he will soon become the chairman of the National Governor's Association.
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((GOV. MARK WARNER: MY HOPE IS I CAN TAKE OUR SUCCESS FROM TAX REFORM AND MAYBE SHOW OTHER GOVERNORS HOW TO GET THEIR STATE FINANCES IN SHAPE BUT IT'S A GREAT HONOR THAT THE OTHER GOVERNORS AROUND THE COUNTRY HAVE CHOSEN ME TO BE THE CHAIRMAN OF NATIONAL GOVERNOR'S ASSOCIATION. I WILL BE LAYING OUT MY AGENDA LATER THIS SUMMER.))
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[OUT Q=later this summer]
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That is when the Governor will officially become the chairman which he'll serve for one year.
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[55-11Link-Museum]


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Roanoke's newest museum is up to speed when it comes to visitors.
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The O. Winston Link museum has been open for a week and employees say the response has been overwhelming. 150 people have visited the museum on average each day since its opening. So far most visitors have been local, but the number of out- of- town visitors is expected to grow. Staff say the museum offers something for everyone.
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((KIMBERLY PULICE/PROGRAM COORDINATOR: I PERSONALLY HAVE NOTICED THAT PEOPLE THAT WORKED ON THE RAILROAD ARE REALLY ENJOYING OUR POCAHONTAS GALLERY AND THAT GALLERY HAS MORE PORTRAITS. IT HAS MORE STUDIES OF PEOPLE WHO WORKED ALONG THE RAIL AND THAT MAKES SENSE FOR RETIRED RAIL PEOPLE THEY CAN ACTUALLY GO IN THERE AND KNOW THE PEOPLE WHO ARE IN THOSE PHOTOGRAPHS.))
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[OUT Q=in those photographs]
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Pulice (pull-ISS) is starting to develop a museum program schedule that will include group tours and lectures. The Link museum is open seven days a week.
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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom......
A mixture of clouds and sunshine today with gusty winds.
Expect wind chills in the teens today-- but dropping below zero tonight.
Metereologist Leo Hirsbrunner has your full forecast details, coming up.
But first we have some school information to pass along to you.
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[take schooltouch fs] Highland County schools are running two hours late this morning. And Tazewell County schools are also on a two hour delay.

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A Campbell County Sheriff's Lieutenant collapsed and died over the weekend while referring a college basketball game in Winchester. Efforts were made to revive 43 year old Tony Herndon.
Officials ay Herndon suffered an apparent heart attack during the second half of Saturday's game between Shenandoah University and North Carolina Wesleyan.



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A fire on Sunday ripped through a Roanoke apartment leaving a three-year old boy dead.
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It happened just before eleven in the Tinker Creek Apartments on Tinker Drive. Crews found smoke and flames pouring out of the front of the apartment. Chief Bobbie Slayton says a woman and her three children were in the building when it caught fire.
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((CHIEF BOBBIE SLAYTON; WE HAD A REPORT THAT THERE WAS A CHILD STILL IN THE APARTMENT. THEY BEAT THE STAIRWELL DOWN SO THEY COULD GET TO THE STAIRS, THE INITIAL SEARCH NOTHING WAS FOUND. SECOND SEARCH THEY DID FIND THE TODDLER IN THE APARTMENT.))
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Another person was injured after jumping from a window while trying to save the child. The toddler's mother, Kiana (key-anna) Poindexter and neighbors in the Tinker Creek community say broken windows and faulty smoke detectors contributed to the child's death.
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[8-11Coupon-Campaign]


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U-S sailors serving overseas are getting some help from The Daughters of the American Revolution.
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[SUPER=03-Danville/Yesterday;]

The Dorthea Henry Chapter in Southside has been clipping manufacturers' coupons for nearly two years now. The coupons are then sent to Sasebo (sas-ee-BOH) Naval Base in Japan to be used in the commissary.
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[IN Q=It flooded the markets]

((AUDREY MOSS: IT FLOODED THE MARKETS SO MUCH THAT THE OUTSIDE JAPANESE GROCERS IN ORDER TO STAY COMPETITIVE HAD TO START RECEIVING THESE COUPONS TOO.))
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[OUT Q=these coupons too]
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Coupons sent to military personnel stationed outside the U-S are good for an extra six months. The project has helped save service men and women thousands of dollars.
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[IN Q=Those who have]

((MARY LEIGH BOISSEAU: THOSE WHO HAVE HELPED US AND OUR MEMBERS HAVE CLIPPED OVER 180,000 COUPONS FOR A FACE VALUE OF OVER 150,000 AND IT REPRESENTS ABOUT 5300 HOURS, VOLUNTEER HOURS.))
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Churches and clubs like the Korean Happy Warriors also help out.
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