09/06/05

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GRAPHIC=Morning Report Good Morning, I'm Kimberly


McBroom.

Turning partly sunny today,
with continued pleasant tempertures
around 80.

Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner
has the outlook for the rest of the
week, after the news.
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GRAPHIC=Explosion A family is mourning the death of


six children who died in an explosion
in Michigan.

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VO-NAT




*CG locator Flint, MI

This is what's left of this
farmhouse in rural Michigan.

An apparent propane explosion
killed 6 children, ranging in age from
19 to two.

Rebecca, Joseph, Neimiah,
Martina, David, Jackson Bryant all
died.

Sarah and Caleb Bryant remain
hospitalized in Michigan but are
improving.

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INQ="It's wonderful...




*CG 2line Joe Bryant
Grandfather 39:43"It's wonderful because each one
of them is different and precious and
you just enjoy that difference.39:51

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OQ=...enjoy that difference."





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Joe Bryant said they're grateful
for the support from the community and
from their church.

There will be a memorial service
for the children in Michigan.

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Funeral arrangements have been made in
Giles County.

The viewing is Saturday at Riverview
Baptist Church from 4 to 8 P-M.

The funeral will be held at the same
location on Sunday at 3 P-M.

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GRAPHIC=Murder Invest. A Roanoke murder suspect gives


himself up to police.
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A spokeswoman for the Roanoke
Police Department says 39-year-old
Robert William Reed, Junior turned
himself into police around 9:30
yesterday morning.

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*CG locator Roanoke
Friday Shortly after six Friday night,
police found the body of 34-year-old
Sabrina Janella Reed inside her home on
Nancy Drive, Northwest.

54-year-old Osborne Lee Vaughan
Junior was wounded and was taken to
Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

After the shooting Reed's
daughter was reported missing, but she
was later found.
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GRAPHIC=HOLD Reed is charged with murder and


is being held in the Roanoke City jail.

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GRAPHIC=None Governor Mark Warner makes one


last effort to keep Lear plant opened
in Covington.

Warner offered up to a half a
million dollars but the company's
management said no to the deal.

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VO-NAT Warner says the the company has


excess capacity.

For more than 10 years, the Lear
Corporation has produced mostly door
panels for cars and S-U-Vs.

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INQ="Covington...




*CG 2line Gov. Mark Warner

4:04:22 GOV. MARK WARNER: COVINGTON
HAS BEEN HARD HIT AND I WANT TO MAKE
SURE AND DO ALL I CAN TO REPLACE THOSE
JOBS, BUT I CAN ASSURE YOU OF ONE THING
- THIS STATE OF VIRGINIA STEPPED UP AND
OFFERED TREMENDOUS CASH RESOURCES AND
THE COMPANY STILL SAID IT WAS JUST NOT
ECONOMIC.

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OQ=...just not economic."





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*CG locator Covington

August Lear officials say they'll start
reducing its workforce in accordance
with a phase-out plan.

The plant will be closed by the
end of December.

The Lear plants in Lebonan and
Augusta County will remain open.

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GOODBYE!
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*CG standup Kimberly McBroom
kmcbroom@wdbj7.com


ANCHOR ON CAM ANCHOR ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Morning Report Good Morning, I'm Kimberly


McBroom.

Early clouds will give way to
some sunshine today-- with dry, mild
weather lingering for the next several
days.

Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner
has the full forecast, after the news.




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GRAPHIC=Katrina Aftermath The more than ten-billion dollars



Congress approved for FEMA and military
operations responding to Katrina will
only last for a couple of weeks.

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VO-NAT




*CG locator New Orleans, LA (:18)

That's because FEMA is spending
750- million dollars a day.

Congressman Bob Goodlatte says he
expects more money will be appropriated
when Congress reconvenes this week.

As the disaster focuses more
attention on flood- control, he says
he's pleased plans for a flood- wall in
Roanoke are moving forward.

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INQ=In addition to the flood control




*CG 2line Rep. Bob Goodlatte

(R) 6th District 4:19:19 REP. BOB GOODLATTE: IN


ADDITION TO THE FLOOD CONTROL ASPECTS
OF IT IT WILL ALSO BECOME A CENTERPIECE
OF THE CITY FOR THE CITIZENS OF ROANOKE
TO ENJOY - TAKE THEIR FAMILIES TO BIKE,
WALK ALONG THE RIVERWAY AND ENGAGE IN
OTHER ACTIVITIES THERE.

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OQ=in other activities there.






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Goodlatte says he's also keeping
a close eye on the nation's food
supply.

That's because 60- percent the
nation's grain supply is transported
through New Orleans.

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GRAPHIC=HOLD Those who have seen the


devestation along the Gulf Coast
first-hand are amazed.

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VO-NAT




*CG locator Springville, AL

Chip Sullivan grew up in Covington,
Louisiana and the Ashley Plantation
golf pro was unable to reach his mother
Pat after the storm.

When he and his wife Kari headed
south, they found Chip's mother in good
health, but her community suffered wide
spread damage.

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INQ=It's as if




*CG 2line Kari Sullivan
Chip Sullivan's Wife
:00
*CG 2line Chip Sullivan
Ashley Plantation Golf Pro
:11

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OQ=it's pretty sad.





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Pat Sullivan returned with Chip and
Kari to the Roanoke Valley. She
doesn't know when she will be able to
return to her home in Louisiana.
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GRAPHIC=HOLD There are many evacuees are


staying with friends and relatives in
Central and Southwest Virginia.

The state says it's
important that they register with the
nearest Red Cross office so they can
receive all the benefits they are
eligible for.
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GRAPHIC=NONE WDBJ's food drive surpassed all


expectations thanks to our viewers.


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VO-NAT




*CG locator Roanoke Co. 16

The WDBJ- Kroger Food Drive had a
goal to fill one tractor trailer with
hurricane relief supplies-

We ended up filling two trucks- as
people -- even the youngest ones came
out with water, paper products and
food.

So many people donated it was hard
for the volunteers to keep up- they
did- the drive ended at 6 last night.

The trucks are now headed South.

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*CG standup Kimberly McBroom
kmcbroom@wdbj7.com


ANCHOR ON CAM ANCHOR ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Morning Report Good Morning, I'm Kimberly


McBroom.

A mix of clouds and sun, with
temperatures staying around 80 for the

high.

Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner
has more on what you can expect this
week, coming up.




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GRAPHIC=Explosion An explosion in Michigan claims


the lives of six Virginia children.

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VO-NAT




*CG locator Flint, MI

This is what's left of this
farmhouse in rural Michigan.

An apparent propane explosion
killed 6 children, ranging in age from
19 to two.

Rebecca, Joseph, Neimiah,
Martina, David, Jackson Bryant all
died.

Sarah and Caleb Bryant remain
hospitalized in Michigan but are
improving.

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INQ="It's wonderful...





*CG 2line Joe Bryant
Grandfather 39:43"It's wonderful because each one
of them is different and precious and
you just enjoy that difference.39:51

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OQ=...enjoy that difference."





VO-NAT VO-NAT



Joe Bryant said they're grateful
for the support from the community and
from their church.

There will be a memorial service
for the children in Michigan.

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Funeral arrangements have been made in
Giles County.

The viewing is Saturday at Riverview
Baptist Church from 4 to 8 P-M.

The funeral will be held at the same
location on Sunday at 3 P-M.

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GRAPHIC=Gas Supply It seems gas supplies appear to


be getting better.

The state has reported only a few
scattered shortages, mainly at
independent dealers.

And one of the two major
pipelines that serve Virginia is
operating at 100-percent.

But the other should be fully
operational any day now.

GRAPHIC=Gas PRices Up But, if gas prices get much


higher, V-Dot may have to cut back on
some maintenance projects.

ENG#=2 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG file File Tape (:12)

If current prices hold, the
agency predicts it'll be some four-
million dollars over the amount
budgeted for fuel.

To help absorb the cost projects
like mowing and landscaping may get
cut.

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*CG 2line Tamara Neale
VDOT Spokesman 15:35:05 TAMARA NEALE/VDOT: OUR PRICE
OF DOING BUSINESS IS GOING UP QUITE A
BIT AND IT IS VERY POSSIBLE THAT WE
MIGHT HAVE TO TIGHTEN OUR BELT IN OTHER
AREAS OF OUR MAINTENANCE PROGRAM.

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OQ=our maintenance program.





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Neale says it's not to that point
yet, but it's something that's being
monitored very closely.

She says the agency WON'T
jeopardize safety to save money.
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GRAPHIC=Campaign 2005 On a day when most workers take


the day off, Virginia politicians
kicked off the most hectic stretch of
the campaign season.

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VO-NAT




*CG locator Buena Vista
:00 Virginia's political hopefuls
were all in Buena Vista yesterday for
what's become the official kick- off to
the campaign season.

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INQ=With everything




*CG 2line Troy LaPrade
Lynchburg Resident 3:49:26 TROY WITH EVERYTHING THAT'S
GOING ON IN THE WORLD WE REALLY DO NEED
TO MAKE SURE THAT WE ELECT THE RIGHT
PERSON INTO OFFICE TO HANDLE THESE
SITUATIONS.

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OQ=handle these situations.





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But political analysts say the
majority of Virginians aren't paying
attention to the Governor's race.

Experts say Hurricane Katrina,
the war in Iraq or burnout from last
year's presidential race might be some
of the reasons Virginians aren't paying
attention.

But all three candidates are will

spend the next two months trying to
change this trend.

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