[Open-Heads]

[ANCHOR=susan]

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

[roll cold out of the open]


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[VO-NAT]
[ENG#1]

Coming up on News 7 Sunday Morning - Police release the name of a man shot Friday night in a drug investigation
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[VO-NAT]
[ENG#2]

And two men are arrested in Australia for importing millions of ecstasy tablets inside a bakery oven. We will have more on those stories in just a few minutes.
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[2-shot toss to Hello]

[Rke-Shooting]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun am]
[WRITER=bda]
[TAPE#=04-44 32:08]
[GRAPHIC=Shooting]
[ENG#=3]

Police have now released the name of a man shot by officers in Southeast Roanoke Friday night.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]

According to police, officers were conducting a narcotics investigation of 37-year old Darryl Abner Baker. Baker took off running just as the officers were about to make the arrest. Two officers then opened fire. Baker is in stable condition at Roanoke Memorial Hospital and now faces several charges- including possession with intent to distribute cocaine, and possession of a firearm as a convicted felon. The two officers involved have been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation.
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[Ecstasy-Seizure]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=sun am]
[WRITER=sba]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=4]

More than three-million ecstasy tablets are off the street thanks to Australian police.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Sydney, Australia]

The drugs, with an estimated street value of more than 154-million dollars, were seized yesterday. Two-men were arrested for importing the pills hidden in a bakery oven. Police say the oven had been flown into Sydney from Germany last month, but the drugs were believed to have originated in Poland. Customs officers X-rayed the oven and found suspicious packages hidden in its wall and base cavities.
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[Caribbean-AIDS]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=none]
[GRAPHIC=Medical News]


AIDS groups say the slow implementation of H-I-V - AIDS treatment programs in six Caribbean countries could jeopardize millions of dollars in grants from the Global AIDS Fund.
The group says a year after the Global Fund approved money for them, the nations still haven't launched treatment programs.
Officials say the disbursement has been bogged down by administrative wrangling.
Approved funds that are not used can be rescinded.
The Caribbean has the second highest rate of H-I-V infection in the world.

[11Hunting-Season]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jbu]
[TAPE#=04-50 TC-1:54]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]
[ENG=1]


General firearms deer season opened this weekend.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Botetourt Co./File Tape;]

Of course, there are some safety tips that every hunter should know.
(XXXXX)

[TAKE HUNTING SAFETY APRISA FS] All hunters are required to wear *blaze orange,* and treat every firearm as if it were loaded.
Officials advise that before you go out -- let someone know where you'll be hunting and when you expect to return. And they say never climb into your tree stand with your equipment. [TAKE WEBSITES IN NEWS FS] For more safety tips and more on the hunting laws this season go to our website at WDBJ7-dot-com and click on "websites in the news."
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[11Smithsonian]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jbu]
[TAPE#=04-37 TC-1:22:29]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=2]


The Virginia Museum of Natural History in Martinsville will now be associated with the world's finest museums.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville]

The Natural History Museum officially signed-on yesterday as a Smithsonian affiliate. The partnership between the museums will bring Smithsonian exhibits to southwest Virginia and send some of Southside's exhibits to Washington.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 13:17:42]
[IN Q=It works great for us because]

((ALMA DOUGLAS:IT WORKS GREAT FOR US BECAUSE WERE TRYING TO OF COURSE SPREAD THE ARTIFACTS, SMITHSONIAN IS THE NATIONS MUSEUM, AND SO WERE TRYING TO MAKE SURE THAT WE INVOLVE THE LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN OUR PROGRAMS IN OUR EXPERTISE IN GAINING ARTIFACTS FOR THE LOCAL COMMUNITIES.))
[SUPER=01-Alma Douglas/Smithsonian Affiliation Program Director]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=artifacts for the local communities.]
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[VO-NAT]

Virginia's Natural History Museum will retain its own identity but will now have access to more than 142 million objects in the Smithsonian's collection. Nearly 140-museums across the nation are affiliated with the Smithsonian.
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[11Stocked-Market]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jbu]
[TAPE#=04-38 TC-1:29:19]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=3]


Today's your last chance to check out the Stocked Market.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem]

The annual event is taking place at the Salem Civic Center with crafts, food, and other stocking stuffers. The event is not just an opportunity for folks to stock up on holiday gifts -- but also help out charity.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 11:03:41]
[IN Q=We raise money for the women]

((NICOLE TERRILL:WE RAISE MONEY FOR THE WOMEN AND CHILDREN ORGANIZATIONS IN THE ROANOKE COMMUNITY. WE RAISE ABOUT A 150-THOUSAND DOLLARS EACH YEAR AND THIS IS OUR 16TH YEAR SO THAT MEANS WE HAVE RAISED ALMOST A MILLION DOLLARS SINCE ITS INCEPTION.))
[SUPER=01-Nicole Terrill/Junior League of Roanoke]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=dollars since its inception.]
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[VO-NAT]

Shoppers have one day left to hit the Market. And new this year is the man's room -- complete with a big screen T-V and recliners for those who are a little drained from all the shopping.
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[1-Scores]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=ACC]
[ENG#=4]


Virginia Tech is now alone its first place in the A-C-C after tenth-ranked Virginia lost to Miami yesterday 31-21. Travis Wells has more on that coming up a little later, but first...
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Darlington, SC/TNT;]


Jamie McMurray won yesterday's Busch race at the track, but the day belonged to Martin Truex, Junior who finished 4th. Truex clinched the series title over Kyle Busch. Truex leads by 257 points with one race left.
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[WIPE TO MOTION]
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[go to boards]
[SUPER=#556;]
[SUPER=x5020;]
[SUPER=0101-j/Miami #18/31//Virginia #10/21///j/Liberty/43//UT-Chattanooga/40///;]
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[SUPER=0101-j/William & Mary/27//James Madison/24////Chowan/7/j/Averett/60///;]
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[SUPER=0101-/Ferrum/9/j/Christopher-Newport/16////Guilford/34/j/Emory & Henry/49///;]
[SUPER=x5009;]
[SUPER=0101-j/Washington & Lee/21//Greensboro/7///j/Bridgewater/67//Catholic/9///;]
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[SUPER=0101-j/North Carolina/31//Wake Forest/24////Clemson/13/j/Duke/16///;]
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[SUPER=0101-/Connecticut/3/j/Georgia Tech/30////Arizona/9/j/Southern Cal #1/49///;]
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[SUPER=0101-/Nebraska/3/j/Oklahoma #2/30////Georgia #8/6/j/Auburn #3/24///;]
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[SUPER=0101-/Wisconsin #4/14/j/Michigan St./49///j/California #5/42//Washington/12///;]
[SUPER=x5009;]
[SUPER=0101-j/Utah #7/45//Wyoming/28///j/Texas #6/27//Kansas/23///;]
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[SUPER=0101-/Northwestern/20/j/Michigan #9/42///j/Boston College #21/36//West Virginia #13/17///;]
[SUPER=x5009;]
[SUPER=0101-j/Pittsburgh/41//Notre Dame #24/38///j/Iowa #19/29//Minnesota/27///;]
[RUNS=:55]
[OUTCUE=last score."]
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[super=#555; reset] [Tease1]



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

[BOTH MICS HOT]
[ENG#=Aprisa]


Coming up - We'll see how the Roanoke Rescue Mission's Women's Shelter is coming along - and talk to the director about this year's fundraiser
[ANCHOR=Brent]

and
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[VO-NAT]


While much of America paid tribute to its veterans last week, some of those who served focused on friends and healing old wounds.
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[Almanac Bump]
[Break #1]



[11Diet-Author]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jbu]
[TAPE#=04-]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=1]


The founder of a diet that takes its cues from the bible is in Southwest Virginia this weekend.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

Jordan Rubin developed a diet using only foods that he says were made by God. The Maker's Diet uses the bible as a guide to a healthier lifestyle.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 16:49:14]
[IN Q=What I found was that if you study]

((JORDAN RUBIN/AUTHOR:WHAT I FOUND WAS THAT IF YOU STUDY HISTORY 4000 YEARS AGO AND YOU LOOK AT CULTURE. WHAT THE ISRAELITES ATE AND HOW THEY LIVED VERSES HOW THE EGYPTIANS AND OTHER CULTURES LIVED, I WAS ABLE TO EXTRAPOLATE AND FIND PRINCIPLES THAT WERE APPLICABLE IN MODERN DAY LIFE.))
[SUPER=01-Jordan Rubin/Author]
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=were applicable in modern day life.]
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[VO-NAT]

Rubin was afflicted by Crohn's disease as a teenager and he says his diet was what healed him. After he recovered from his illness, Rubin began traveling and promoting the Maker's Diet.
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[Health-Review]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=Health Review 5 35:27]
[GRAPHIC=Health Review]
[ENG#=2]


An experimental diet pill may also help people lose weight.
A new trend in the treatment of breast cancer --where chemotherapy is given first.
And Lewis-Gale Clinic is closing two satellite offices.
(++++++++)

[take health review fs]
Joy Sutton has details in health review.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Lewis-Gale Clinic]
[SUPER=01-Corvada Cannaday/Rocky Mount Patient; :30]
[SUPER=01-Dr. Bob Williams/Breast Surgeon; :55]
[SUPER=01-Dr. John Schmedtje/Roanoke Heart Institute; 1:28]
[SUPER=01-Bonny Lee/Center for Bariatric Medicine; 1:51]
[SUPER=@Joy2; 2:04]
[RUNS=2:09]
[OUT Q=I'm Joy Sutton]


((
[TAPE#=504-13 12:54]


Lewis-Gale Clinic will be shutting down its locations in Rocky Mount and Back Creek on December 31st.
Officials say the patient load at these two locations couldn't support their operations.
A statement from the C-E-O says quote " we don't have a foundation or endowment that can help support services that are not financially viable. This is an unfortunate situation, but we had to make a financially responsible decision."
For patients it will mean traveling farther or finding another doctor.
(///// SOT /////)
[IN Q=It just turns you all around]

((IT JUST TURNS ALL AROUND NOW YOU START OVER. FIND SOMEONE YOU TRUST TO GIVE YOU THE RIGHT KIND OF DIAGNOSIS. IT'S HARD TO HAVE START ALL OVER AGAIN ))
[RUNS= 11]
[OUT Q=start all over again]
[TAPE#=504-07 40:32]


Elizabeth Edwards has a tumor about the size of a half dollar in her breast.
Dr. Bob Williams, a breast surgeon at Lewis-Gale Medical Centers says that may be why she's getting chemotherapy before it's removed.
(///// SOT /////)
[IN Q=Traditionally chemotherapy has been given]

((TRADITIONALLY CHEMOTHERAPY HAS BEEN GIVEN TO PREVENT REOCCURRENCE OF BREAST CANCER BUT ONE OF THINGS WE HAVE FOUND IS THAT CHEMOTHERAPY CAN ACTUALLY SHRINK DOWN THE ORIGINAL TUMOR.THERE IS A BIG ADVANTAGE FOR WOMEN WITH LARGE TUMORS SO THAT THEY MAY NOT NEED TO HAVE A MASTECTOMY))
[RUNS= 16]
[OUT Q=have a mastectomy]


That means a woman wouldn't need to have her entire breast removed. Instead she may be able to get a lumpectomy --where only a portion is removed. This is a growing trend in the treatment of breast cancer.
[TAPE#=504-03 2:03:36]

And finally in health news, a new diet drug called Acomplia could be coming to the market. It works by blocking the pleasure centers in the brain.
(///// SOT /////)
[IN Q=By tricking the mind in that way]

((SO BY TRICKING THE MIND IN THE WAY IT CAN HELP US TO RESTRICT OUR DIET. IT'S VERY IMPORTANT TO NOTICE THAT PATIENTS IN THIS STUDY WERE ON A CALORIES RESTRICTED DIET IT WASN'T LIKE THEY COULD DO ANYTHING THEY WANTED TO DO ))
[RUNS= 16]
[OUT Q=wanted to do]


Bonny Lee, the owner of the Center for Bariatric Medicine, has helped hundreds of patients over the years lose weight. She says for many obese people medications are necessary.
(///// SOT /////)
[IN Q=Oh Yes, I definetely do]

((OH YES, I DEFINITELY DO.THIS IS NOT JUST A MORALITY ISSUE OR WILL POWER ISSUE ONCE PEOPLE HAVE BECOME OBESE IT'S EXTREMELY DIFFICULTY TO MAINTAIN A LOWER BODY WEIGHT))
[RUNS= 14]
[OUT Q=maintain a lower body weight]

The drug has also been shown to help people quit smoking. That's health review, I'm Joy Sutton.))
[SUSAN TOSS TO BUMP]
[Forgotten-Heros]
[MINI-OPEN] ((MINI-OPEN))


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=sun am]
[WRITER=sba]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=1]

This week, Americans honored their servicemen and women. For some it was a time to cast their memories back to the horrors of battle. On one Pacific Island, former enemies came together to remember and heal old wounds. Mike Chinoy has the story.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=03-Peleliu; :00]
[SUPER=01-Gene Goodwin/Veteran; :24]
[SUPER=01-Leo Griego/Veteran; :37]
[SUPER=01-Mike Chinoy/Reporting; :58]
[SUPER=01-Jo Clapper/Veteran; 1:26]
[SUPER=01-Kiyokazu Tsuchida/Veteran; 2:12]
[RUNS=2:28]
[OUT Q=STD]

((sorry, closed captioning not available))
[COME OUT TO BRENT ON PS FOR INTERVIEW]

[Rescue-Mission]


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


The Roanoke Rescue Mission is gearing up for its latest fund raising campaign, a new Women and Children's shelter and plans to make the holidays a little more special for homeless in our area.
Here to tell us more is the Mission's Director Joy Sylvester- Johnson.

[super=01-Joy Sylvester-Johnson/Roanoke Rescue Mission Director;]




[ENG#=2]
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[vo-nat]
[super=@file;]

((File tape of Women's Shelter - construction in progress))
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(+++++++)

[take webaddress fs - E521] for more information about the mission, or to learn more about how to help you can find a link to the Mission's website on our website at wdbj7.com
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[toss to bump] ((Toss to bump))

[1-Sports]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=morning sports]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=1]


In sports, Miami ends its losing streak at the expense of U-V-A. Travis Wells has more.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Good Sunday Morning]
[RUNS=3:32]
[OUT Q=great day everybody]


[ffe scores next]
[FFE-Scores]
[SUPER=65-William Byrd/0/William Fleming/27/Gretna/7/Appomattox/39/William Campbell/62/Buckingham/6;]
[super=65-E. C. Glass/22/Franklin Co./13/G. W. Danville/33/Halifax/0/Parry McCluer/24/Wilson Memorial/6;]
[SUPER=65-R. E. Lee - Staunton/24/Fort Defiance/13/Stuarts Draft/21/Spotswood/8;]
[runs=:15]
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[STRAIGHT TO BUMP] ((straight to bump))

[2Open-Heads]


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

[roll cold out of the open]


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[VO-NAT]
[ENG#1]
[SUPER=#4070;weekend headline banner]

Coming up on News 7 Sunday Morning....Fallujah is close to liberation as US and Iraqi forces continue to push through the city
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[VO-NAT]
[ENG#2]

And flood victims affected by Jeanne will have to seek help elsewhere, as many local disaster centers are closing their doors. We will have more on those stories in just a few minutes.
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[2-shot toss to Hello] [Palestinian-Election]
[after E5]


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


A Palestinian presidential election is scheduled for January Ninth.
Palestinian officials are pushing forward with steps to secure a new leader following Yasser Arafat's death.
The vote is a key test for the Palestinians, who want a smooth transition of power and hope for a renewed international involvement in Mideast peacemaking.

[E10 NEXT]

[Iraq]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=sun am]
[WRITER=sba]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Iraq]
[ENG#=3]

Marines in Iraq are expected to reopen a bridge today where two American contractors killed by militants were strung up in March. Troops are calling the move ``symbolic.''
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Fallujah, Iraq]

Meanwhile, a top Iraqi reports the city of Fallujah is close to liberation. U.S. and Iraqi forces inched closer Saturday to securing all of the war-torn city. The remaining civilians in the city had to weather out the fighting, as hardcore insurgents battled with the U.S. marines, soldiers and Iraqi troops. This news comes as U-S Marines report they found what seems to be the mutilated body of a Western woman. The body was lying in the street covered with a blood-soaked cloth. Two Western women are known to have been kidnapped in Iraq, no word if it's either of them.
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[11Robbery-Roanoke]


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

City Police are investigating a Friday night robbery. Authorities say a 55 year old man was walking on the 9-hundred block of Day Avenue, when another man punched him. While he was lying on the ground, another man struck him with a blunt object. The two men then stole cash and credit cards. The 55 year old walked to Community Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.

[11Narrows-Police]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=rde]
[TAPE#=04-41 TC 41:36]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=1]

Narrows Police have some bragging rights. Apparently their cruisers are the best looking in the nation.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Narrows;]

Law and Order Magazine gave Narrow Police first place for the graphic design on its police cars. The town received a plaque, plus a picture and write-up in the national magazine. The police chief thought up the design which originally was NOT liked by the officers. But after the award... they quickly changed their tunes.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT: 40:31:00 to :42]
[IN Q=You knpw]
[SUPER=01-Benji Ratcliffe/Narrows Police Department;]

((BENJI RATCLIFFE: YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO RIDE AROUND IN SOMETHING THAT LOOKS GOOD AND I THINK THE CAR REFLECTS ON THE COMMUNITY ALSO. YOU HAVE A GOOD LOOKING CAR I JUST THINK IT LOOKS GOOD FOR THE COMMUNITY. ))
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=the community.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

Town Police also received a 400 dollar check, which they went ahead and donated to the new Veteran's Memorial Park in Giles County.
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[11FEMA]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=04-45 TC-10:37]
[GRAPHIC=Flooding Aftermath]
[ENG#=3]


Disaster recovery centers set up across Soutwest Virginia to help flood victims affected by Jeanne are closing their doors.
The Covington office closed up shop yesterday, and officials say the Salem office is slated to close Friday.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/September 28;]


Flood victims still have until December 17th to qualify for aid.
So far, 900-people in our area have registered for assistance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has given out *one-point-three-million* dollars up until this point.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT14:23:07]
[IN Q=I can't understand of a good reason for waiting]

((I CAN'T UNDERSTAND A GOOD REASON FOR WAITING BECAUSE IT'S GOING TO TAKE 3 WEEKS AFTER YOU CALL FOR EVERTYING THO TAKE PLACE AND FOR YOU TO GET YOUR ASSISTANCE AND THE SOONER YOU CALL THE SOONER YOU CAN GET HELP))
[SUPER=01-Bland Franklin/FEMA]
[RUNS=13]
[OUT Q=sooner you can get help]
(++++++++)

[TAKE FEMA FS APRISA]
In order to find out if you qualify for aid you can call the FEMA office at 1-800-621-FEMA.
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[toss to wx] ((Wx toss))


[Tease#2]



[ANCHOR=Susan -ONE SHOT]
[NEWSCAST=Sun Am]
[WRITER=jen]
[SS=None]
[ENG#=4]


Coming up later in sports - Upsets for some of College's highest ranking football teams
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=and are you tired..]
[RUNS=14]
[OUT Q=later on News 7 Sunday Morning]


[Lotto] [Break]

[Sunday-Shapeup]


[ANCHOR=Susan]
[NEWSCAST=Sun AM]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=SSU]
[GRAPHIC=Sunday Shapeup]
[ENG#=2]


Stabilization and strengthening are the targets of our exercises
(++++++++++)

[take sunday shapeup board fs] in today's Sunday Shapeup.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Well this morning]
[SUPER=01-Annette Martel/Roanoke Athletic Club; :]
[RUNS=2:17]
[OUT Q=stay with us]


[tape tosses to bump] [USE FFE BOARDS AS BUMP!!!]


[Frisbee-Dog]


[ANCHOR=Susan 2-Shot]
[NEWSCAST=Sun aM]
[WRITER=jen]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]
[ENG#=2]


Dogs were trying to win a competition by leaps and bounds this weekend in Arizona.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Phoenix, AZ]


More than 100-pooches turned out to compete in the Skyhoundz Dog Disc Competition.
They were judged on their flying frisbee catching abilities in two categories - distance and free style. (------------)