06/09/05

6 p.m.


KEITH 2-Shot KEITH 2-Shot

The Pulaski woman who died a
mysterious death in January reported
being harassed in the months before her
death.

ENG#=1 VO NAT


VO NAT


JEAN 2-Shot JEAN 2-Shot

And we'll explain what makes this
high school graduate uniquely qualified
to talk about rising above adversity.

(END VO) END VO



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Coming up in sports, we'll have a
story of 1 girl's decision to play or
to graduate. The Spring Jubilee got
underway with Tennis action.

ENG#=2 VO-NAT



VO-NAT and the N-B-A finals tip off this


evening we'll hear from both teams in
sports.

(END VO) END VO


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GRAPHIC=None We have turned into thunderstorm


central this week and there is no sign
it will end just yet.
KEITH 4-Shot KEITH 4-Shot

News Seven at Six is next
Open (Open)

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*CG 4054


*CG 306



*CG standup Keith Humphry
khumphry@wdbj7.com


*CG standup Jean Jadhon
jjadhon@wdbj7.com


*CG standup Grant Kittelson
gkittelson@wdbj7.com


*CG standup Robin Reed
rreed@wdbj7.com
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ENG#=3





VO-NAT VO-NAT

KEITH on VO

KEITH on VO

New information tonight into the
suspicious death of a Pulaski woman.
JEAN on VO JEAN on VO

The victim asked for police help
numerous times in the months before her
death.

(END VO) END VO


JEAN 2-Shot JEAN 2-Shot

Good evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.

KEITH 2-Shot KEITH 2-Shot

And I'm Keith Humphry.
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KEITH 2-SHOT KEITH 2-SHOT

Mindy Damron Dickerson was found
dead in her home in January.
JEAN 2-SHOT JEAN 2-SHOT

Police are investigating it as a
homicide.
JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NONE According to court records,


Dickerson received numerous death
threats in the months just before she
died.

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Rachel/Micro DOUBLE BOXES



New River Valley Bureau Chief
Rachel DePompa joins us from Blacksburg
with more.

Rachel?

LIVE=Rachel Full/Micro LIVE FULL

*CG standup Rachel DePompa
rdepompa@wdbj7.com


*CG live Blacksburg

Jean, Mindy Dickerson took out
five arrest warrants against a Wythe
County woman over a two month span just

before her death.

ENG#=4 SOT FULL



SOT FULL







RUNS=:43 END SOT



OUTQ= I'm going to kill her <


END SOT As we told you yesterday, the 26


year old was found dead in her bed on
January 27.

HER MOTHER WITH THE FLYER

Police and family members are
baffled by the case and the Medical
Examiner can not come up with a cause
of death.

SEARCH WARRANT GRAPHIC #2



According to search warrant
affidavit's police believe several
pieces of evidence at the scene were
staged.

VO of new court documents

New court documents uncovered
today show five arrest warrants against
a woman, Dickerson said was harassing
her.

GRAPHIC?

The charges range from obscene,
phone calls to trespassing and were
reported to police between September

and October.

Graphic? or Video of her handwriting
saying this

In one of the arrest warrants,
Dickerson wrote the woman called her
husband and said, "I'm on my way, I'm
at exit 84, I'm going to kill her">>

LIVE=Rachel Full/Micro LIVE FULL

*CG live Blacksburg

We are not naming the woman in
the court records because the charges
were dropped shortly after Dickerson's
death.

And she has not been officially
named a suspect in the homicide
investigation.

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Rachel/Micro (DOUBLE BOXES)



Jean, Police searched Dickerson's
home in March for more evidence.

We have not been able to reach
her husband for comment.

Dickerson's family is offering a
reward for any information on how their
daughter died.

If you can help, call Pulaski
Police.
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KEITH ON CAM KEITH ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None Parking for high school

EDUCATION 7 ANIMATION graduations turned out to be not much
of a hassle, after all, today.

ENG#=1 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG locator Roanoke

Families and friends expected to
find a shortage of parking spaces at
the Roanoke Civic Center because of
construction.

But there was plenty of room to
park.

About 500 spaces were lost due to
the construction of the exhibit hall.

And to accommodate those lost
spaces, officials provided a shuttle
service to and from the schools and the
Civic Center.

Parents reported no more problems
than a little rain.

(END VO) (END VO)



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KEITH 2-Shot KEITH 2-Shot

It promises to employ hundreds
in the New River Valley.


Still ahead, a look at this
new plant.

ENG#=APRISA VO-NAT



VO-NAT





ANCHOR= 2-Shot ANCHOR 2-Shot



Plus can neighborhood
pharmacies compete with the big guys?

How this store plans to beat
a new chain neighbor.

(END VO) END VO


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WEATHER CENTER

POSITION #1




SKYTRACKER/FULL **** QUICK RADAR VIEW *****





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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None The plan to build a new art museum in


downtown Roanoke faces its first major
hurdle at this hour.

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin/Micro DOUBLE BOXES



Justin is live outside teh Municipal
Building with more.

LIVE=Justin Full/Micro LIVE FULL

*CG standup Justin McLeod
jmcleod@wdbj7.com
*CG live Roanoke

(Justin adlibs on camera)
Justin ad lib on camera
ROLLCUE: involves tearing down a
century-old building.



ENG#=3 VO NAT

VO NAT


*CG locator Roanoke

The Art Museum wants to tear down this
building at 110 Salem Avenue.

The structure is more than a hundred
years old and most recently housed the
Lonesome Dove restaurant.


Before it can be demolished, the city's
Architectural Review Board has to give
it the okay because the building lands
in the city's Downtown Historic
District.
END VO LIVE FULL
LIVE=Justin Full/Microwave




*CG live Roanoke

(JUSTIN ADLIBS)



DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin/Micro (DOUBLE BOXES)


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KEITH ON CAM KEITH ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None Inside, Patrick Henry High School


students heard a message of
perseverance in the face of adversity.

It came from a fellow student, a
young woman whose family knows a bit
about trying circumstances.

ENG#=2 SOT FULL



SOT FULL



INQ=


*CG locator Roanoke




*CG 2line Kirstyn Knox

Patrick Henry High School Valedictorian



RUNS= (END SOT)



OQ=I think that made it unique. <<



(END SOT) NAT SOT



Several things stood out amid the
pomp and circumstance of another P-H
graduation exercise... things these
graduates may or may not remember long
after it's over.

NAT SOT - "Fields of Gold"



You'll remember me when the west wind
moves.

There were "Fields of Gold..."
three salutatorians- -a pair of twins
among them- -and a Valedictorian whose
father has been under criminal
investigation since she started high
school.

SOT FULL SOT FULL 2:46



INQ= I CHOSE TO RISE ABOVE THE STORM. MY


MOTHER & FATHER HAVE SHOWED ME THE
VALUE OF MAINTAINING GRACE, DIGNITY AND
FOCUS WHILE UNDER FIRE.

(END SOT)



Kirstyn Knox is the daughter of
Doctor Cecil Knox. The renowned pain
physician remains under federal
indictment and is set for a second

trial on drug and racketeering charges.

SOT FULL SOT FULL 2:47:10



INQ= IN TIMES OF DESPAIR, I HAVE GAINED


TREMENDOUS STRENGTH FROM MY FAMILY.
WORKING THROUGH OUR TRIALS AND
TRIBULATIONS TOGETHER HAVE LED US TO A
FRIENDSHIP AND A BOND FAR RICHER THAN
THE ONES WE OTHERWISE MIGHT HAVE KNOWN.

RUNS=15 (END SOT)



OQ= NAT SOT @ 4:15 or 5:10



Kirstyn is a fighter. A martial
arts instructor with a black belt in
Taekwondo. Her wide range of talents
got her into America's most prestigious
university.

SOT FULL SOT FULL 1:36:55



INQ= How did you get into Harvard? WELL, I


DON'T KNOW. I GUESS THEY THREW THE
DARTS AND IT LANDED ON MY NAME.

When pressed for an answer she
admits it may have been the essay she
wrote about the underbelly of our
society when viewed through the veil of
adversity.

SOT FULL SOT FULL 1:38:00



INQ= I THINK THAT MADE IT UNIQUE.



RUNS=02 (END SOT)



OQ=



RUNS=06 (END SOT)




OQ=





RUNS=10 >>



OQ=




KEITH ON CAM KEITH ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NONE Kirstyn Knox is one of four students


from our area headed for Harvard...
there are others from Lynchburg,
Richlands and Shawsville.
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KEITH 2-SHOT KEITH 2-SHOT

It happens just about everywhere-
JEAN 2-SHOT JEAN 2-SHOT

Big chain stores running mom and pop
shops out of business.
JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NONE But in Roanoke County- a sign that


some people want one big box to back
off.

ENG#=1 SOT FULL



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INQ=




*CG locator Roanoke Co.
00
*CG 2line Larry Hill

Hill's-Crouch Pharmacy
11


*CG 2line Lois Farmer
Longtime Customer
45 quick!


*CG 2line John Costanzo
Longtime Customer
49 quick


*CG standup Jean Jadhon
jjadhon@wdbj7.com
1:09


*CG 2line Joan Bowers
Longtime Customer
1:31









RUNS=1:37 (END SOT)



OQ=I'm happy here <<



(END SOT) Spray paint is scrawled across a


sign where a new CVS store is going up-
Shop local it says-

It's not the first time it's
happened-


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INQ=THE FIRST ONE SAID 02:24:42



LARRY HILL/OWNER: THE FIRST ONE SAID
SUPPORT CROUCHES ON BOTH SIDES OF THE
SIGN. OF COURSE I DIDNT' HAVE ANYTHING
TO DO WITH IT I DON'T KNOW WHO DID IT.

RUN08 (END SOT)



OQ=WHO DID IDT. The CVS is going up on williamson


Road- just steps from locally owned
Hill's- Crouch pharmacy.

Owner Larry Hill's been taking
care of people's aches for decades-

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=NAT OF PILLS NAT OF PILLS



POSSIBLE TIME 02:11:57

RUN02 (END SOT)



OQ=NAT SOUND You could say the pain in his life


is now the CVS that's going up next
door.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=YA KNOW IT 02:24:09



YA KNOW IT IS KIND OF OVERWHELMING WHEN
THE BUIDING DOES GO UP IT LOOKS LIKE
IT'S ENGULFING YOU BUT I HAVE NO
PROBLEM WITH IT.

RUN07 (END SOT)



OQ=WITH IT. But others obviously do-



SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=WELL I DON'T 02:20:05




LOIS FARMER: WELL I DON'T UNDERSTSAND
WHY IT HAS TO BE RIGHT NEXT DOOR.

RUN04 (END SOT)



OQ=RIGHT NEXT DOOR.





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INQ=i DON'T LIKE GOING 02:14:27



JOHN COSTANZO/LONGTIME CUSTOMER: I
DON'T LIKE GOING TO THE BIG CHAINS.
YOU'RE KNOWN BY A NUMBER NOT A NAME AND
I DON'T LIKE THAT.

RUN06 (END SOT)



OQ=DON'T LIKE THAT Roy Crouch opened the pharmacy in


1955-

Hill bought it 25 years later- He
fills the pills. His wife pays the
bills. Both know most of their
customers.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=While many 02:32:26 last take



standup

JEAN JADHON/NEWS 7:

While many customers believe the chains
are less expensive... the owner of
Crouches says that's just not the case.

RUN07 (END SOT)



OQ=not the case





SOT FULL SOT FULL




INQ=THAT STORE BEHIND 02:27:35



HILL THAT STORE BEHIND US NOW IS GOING
TO B A 24 SEVEN STORE THEY'VE GOT A
PHARMACIST ON DUTY 24 HOURS A DAY
THAT'S SOME BIG BUCKS THEY'VE GOT TO
MAKE UP SOMEWHERE.

RUN09 (END SOT)



OQ=MONEY SOMEWHERE Hill says he hopes fair prices and


good customer care keep customers
coming back.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ= 02:21:15



JOAN BOWERS/LONGTIME CUSTOMER: I'M
GONNA STAY HERE I'VE MADE UP MY MIND.
I'VE BEEN HERE SINCE 1971 AND I'M HAPPY
HERE.

RUN06 (END SOT)



OQ=i'M HAPPY HERE. >>


JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None Hill says he's seen an increase in


prescriptions since the CVS
construction.
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GRAPHIC=NONE Work on Pulaski County's newest


industry is underway.

ENG#=2 VO-NAT



VO-NAT




*CG locator Pulaski (:13)

James Hardie is moving onto 51
acres in Pulaski.

The company, which makes fiber
cement siding for homes, is creating up
to 280 jobs.

Crews are leveling the land and
bringing in 48 truckloads of steel.

SOT FULL SOT FULL
INQ=This is a




*CG 2line Bill Petigo
Town Engineer 42:30:00 THIS IS A 58 ACRE SITE THEY
WILL HAVE A LARGE PROCESS BUILDING HERE
AND BACK ON THIS SIDE THERE WILL BE A
LARGE WAREHOUSE STORAGE FACILITY FOR
THEIR PRODUCT : 38

RUNS=:08 (END SOT)



OQ=for their product





VO-NAT VO-NAT



The company is making a 98
million dollar investment in the town.

They hope to have the plant up
and running by next spring.

Hiring won't begin until this
fall.


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WIPE TO VO-NAT




*CG locator Roanoke

Another new company held its
grand opening today.

FreightCar America's began
manufacturing aluminum rail cars in
Roanoke a couple of months ago.

Employees, company officials and
guests watched a new aluminum rail car
roll off the assembly line.

They also got a tour of the
plant.

FreightCar America expects to
hire 400 employees over the next couple
of years.

They currently employ 188.

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JEAN 2-Shot JEAN 2-Shot

Bullish remarks from Fed
Chairman Alan Greenspan sent stocks

higher.
KEITH 2-Shot KEITH 2-Shot
*CG pmstox x (DOW/NASDAQ)
26.16 The DOW rose 26 points today.
10503.02 The NASDAQ gained 17.
x STOCK ROLL<< 16.73
2076.91


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JEAN 2-SHOT JEAN 2-SHOT

Two lawyers are battling it out
for the Republican nomination for
Attorney General this year.
KEITH 2-SHOT KEITH 2-SHOT

Richmond Bureau Chief Jennifer
Wishon has more on the Primary

hopefuls.

ENG#=1 SOT FULL



SOT FULL



INQ=






*CG locator Henrico Co.
:00






*CG 2line Steve Baril

(R) Candidate for Attorney General


:12




*CG 2line Bob McDonnell

(R) Candidate for Attorney General


1:05




*CG reporter Jennifer Wishon
jwishon@wdbj7.com
1:22







RUNS=1:52 (END SOT)



OQ=Wishon, News 7, Richmond <


(END SOT) Supreme Court decision outlawing the


death penalty for juveniles, Richmond
Attorney Steve Baril wants adults who
hire kids to commit murder to be
eligible for execution.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=If you were to prove 12:49:05 STEVE BARIL: IF YOU WERE TO


PROVE THAT SAY A 16- YEAR- OLD
COMMITTED THE KILLING AND THE REASON HE
DID THAT WAS IN FURTHERANCE OF
DIRECTIONS OR ORDERS FROM THE DRUG LORD
THAN THE INDIVIDUAL, THE DRUG LORD
COULD BE PROSECUTED FOR CAPITAL MURDER.

RUN17 (END SOT)



OQ=prosecuted for capital murder. {VIDEO OF VA STATE POLICE HEADQUARTERS}



He'd also like hire 100- new
state troopers.

Localities could then request
their help with specific problems like
the growing number of meth labs in
Southwest Virginia.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=To be able to go into 12:52:00 STEVE BARIL: TO BE ABLE TO


GO IN TO SAY GRAYSON COUNTY OR SCOTT
COUNTY- NOT TO RUN THE SHOT, BUT TO
BRING REINFORCEMENTS TO HELP LOCAL LAW
ENFORCEMENT BREAKING UP THIS CRIMINAL
ELEMENT.

RUN14 (END SOT)




OQ=this criminal element. His opponent, Virginia Beach


Delegate Bob McDonnell says it's time
to renew the war on drugs.

He wants tougher sentences for
drug dealers and to expand Virginia's
Meth Watch program.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=Everybody from cleaning 13:37:36 BOB MCDONNELL: EVERYBODY FROM


CLEANING COMPANIES, TRASH COLLECTION
COMPANIES, ALL THESE FOLKS THAT CAN
FIND THE RESIDUE OF METH PRODUCTION,
THEY CAN FIND NOTES AND STUFF. WE NEED
A LOT MORE PEOPLE INVOLVED TO REALLY
FIND WHERE THEY LABS ARE AND THEN GO
AFTER THEM.

RUN13 (END SOT)



OQ=and then go after them. McDonnell says Virginia needs to


do a better job supervising inmates
once released from jail and wants the
faith- based community to play a role.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=You can only change 13:40:17 BOB MCDONNELL: YOU CAN ONLY


CHANGE BEHAVIOR IF YOU CHANGE THE MORAL
COMPASS INSIDE. PEOPLE HAVE TO MAKE
THE CONCLUSION AND HAVE THE WILL ONCE
THEY LEAVE THE PRISON TO DECIDE I'M NOT
GOING BACK TO THAT. IT SCREWED UP MY
LIFE, IT GOT ME A CRIMINAL RECORD AND
I'VE GOT TO LIVE A DIFFERENT WAY.


RUN12 (END SOT)



OQ=got to live a different way. The winner of Tuesday's primary


faces Bath County Senator Creigh Deeds
in November.

He's running un- opposed on the
Democratic ticket..

Jennifer Wishon, News 7,
Richmond.>>
WIPE TO APRISA FS TAKE CAMPAIGN WEB FS
KEITH's MIC HOT For more information on the
candidates log onto our website at
WDBJ7.com, click on "News" and then
"Campaign 2005."
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GRANT ON CAM GRANT ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None Coming up the tennis courts weren't
ENG#=APRISA kind to the local kids in the state


semi-finals. The N-B-A finals tips off
with the 2 most recent champions.

VO-NAT VO-NAT



and 1 High School Senior will be
receiveing her diploma in a very odd
arena. Travis Wells checks in with
that story next in sports.

(END VO) END VO



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Grant ON CAM GRANT ON CAM

GRAPHIC=VHSL Winning a State Championship is a


dream come true for many athletes,
Graduating High School is a dream come
true for many of the parents of those
athletes. Kendal Martin the lone
senior on the Cave Spring Softball team
had to decide whether to walk in a cap
and gown or try and draw a walk on the
diamond. Travis Wells has her story.

ENG#=1 SOT FULL
SOT FULL



INQ=




*CG locator Roanoke Co.
:00


*CG 2line Kendal Martin
Knights Starting Catcher
:19



*CG 2line Dean Martin
Kendall's Father
:42


*CG standup Travis Wells
twells@wdbj7.com
1:10


*CG 2line Beth Mast
Knights Head Coach < Instead of walking across the stage
with the rest of her Cave Spring
graduating class, Martin has chosen to
pass up the ceremony to join her
teammates in the state semifinal
contest against Dan River, where she
will be behind the plate as the Knights
starting catcher.

KENDAL MARTIN/KNIGHTS STARTING CATCHER:

Martin's father is an avid sports
fan who referees high school and
college football games, in addition to
coaching youth league softball. He
didn't try to influence his daughter's
decision, which he says has been made
for some time.

DEAN MARTIN/KENDALL'S FATHER:


TRAVIS WELLS: Kendall will get her
diploma this weekend in a much
different way than any of her 191
classmates, on the diamond at Radford.
And she wouldn't have it any other way.

KENDAL:

BETH MAST/KNIGHTS HEAD COACH:

The Martin family will entertain
relatives from as far away as Florida
this weekend, who have no doubt packed
outdoor attire, and not dress wear. In
Roanoke County, Travis Wells, News 7
Sports.>>

RUNS=1:48 (END SOT)



OQ=News 7 Sports."



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GRAPHIC=HOLD Thanks Travis, the Spring Jubilee


got underway up at Radford this morning
with Singles Tennis action. The Local
Kids didn't have much luck. In Girls
Double "A" action, Loy Campbell of
Blacksburg and Sarah Foley of Bassett
both lost in the semi-finals, as did
Jack Guynn of Galax in Single "A" boys
action. Pablo Farkas made it to the

finals but fell in straight sets in the
Boy's Double "A" tournament.
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TAKE VO-NAT Speaking of tournaments the N-B-A's


post-season tournament is down to it's
final 2 and Game 1 of the Spurs-Pistons
series tips off tonight. This is a
match-up of the last 2 N-B-A champions
that come off different series wins.
The Spurs have had a long lay-off after
beating the Suns in 5 games. The
Pistons just finished a 7 game series
against the Heat.

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INQ=it was a nice little break.




*CG 2line Tim Duncan
Spurs Forward
:00


*CG 2line Richard Hamilton
Pistons Guard
:11



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OQ=Stay in that groove.