02/27/06

News-7 at 6


JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NEws 7 @ 6 Good evening, I'm Jean Jadhon. Keith is


off tonight.
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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Murder Invest. New information tonight about the


man accused of killing his
ex-girlfriend at the Fairlawn Walmart.

He had already been arrested for
harassing her.

ENG#=1 VO-NAT



VO-NAT 45 year old Rodney Gene Startz is


charged with first degree murder.

He was arrested Saturday night
after a seven hour standoff with police
at his home in Radford.

Investigators say he walked into
the Fairlawn Walmart around 3:30 in the
afternoon and shot 46 year old Donna
Jean Angelo.

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New River Valley Bureau Chief
Rachel DePompa joins us from Blacksburg
with more on the investigation and the
arrest for harassment arrest. Rachel?

LIVE=Rachel Full/Micro LIVE FULL

*CG standup Rachel DePompa
rdepompa@wdbj7.com


*CG live Blacksburg

Jean, Startz was arrested on
January 30th for making obscene and
threatening phone calls to Donna
Angelo.

Family members say he'd been
harassing her for years.

ENG#=2 SOT FULL



SOT FULL



INQ=Wreaths now


*CG locator Pulaski Co.
:00 QUICK!!!


*CG 2line Russell Angelo
Brother
:12
*CG 2line Mary Beth Pulsifer
NRV Women's Resource Center
:43
*CG 2line Dianna Parks

NRV Women's Resource Center
1:06



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OQ=get some help. <

of the Fairlawn Walmart in memory of

46 year old Donna Angelo. She was
fatally shot in the head while at work
on Saturday by her former boyfriend.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=SHE TRIED RUSSELL ANGELO: SHE TRIED EVERYTHING TO


TRY TO GET THIS MAN AWAY FROM HER. BUT
NOTHING SEEMED TO WORK.

RUN:04 (END SOT)



OQ=TO WORK



In fact, Rodney Startz was arrested
less than a month ago and charged with
making harassing phone calls to
Angelo's Radford home.



She told police Startz made quote:
threats of bodily harm and phone
harassment of myself and my mother and
family in Pennsylvania."



Startz was also charged in 2001 with
threatening to kill a person and
brandishing a gun, those charges did
NOT involve Angelo and they were later

dismissed from court.



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INQ=HOW CAN SOMETHING MARY BETH PULSIFER: 17:54:06:00 HOW CAN


SOMETHING LIKE THIS HAPPEN IN PUBLIC.
WHAT WERE THE SIGNS. WERE THERE THINGS
THAT PEOPLE COULD HAVE DONE. OR THAT
THE COMMUNITY COULD HAVE DONE
DIFFERENTLY. :17

RUN:11 (END SOT)



OQ=DONE DIFFERENTLY.



Organizers at the The New River Valley
Women's Resource Center were shocked
and saddened by the news. They help
more than 3-thousand people every year
deal with domestic violence and sexual
abuse.



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INQ=If there's DIANNA PARKS.



18:02:33:00 IF THERE'S ANY BENEFIT TO
COME OUT OF IT. SOMETIMES SOMEONE SEE'S
THEMSELVES. SEE'S THERE OWN STORY IN
WHAT HAPPENED AND THEY REALIZE THEY
NEED TO GET SOME HELP. :41

RUN:09 (END SOT)>>



OQ=some help.




WIPE TO RESOURCE CTR APRISA TAKE GRAPHIC

RACHEL'S MIC HOT If you or someone you know needs
help, or just more information on
domestic violence and how to get out of
bad situation, you can call the 24-hour
hotline, 540-639-1123.

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Rachel/Micro DOUBLE BOXES



Jean, Startz is being held at the
NRV Jail.

Police are still investigating,
interviewing witnesses and building
their case.

Additional charges are still
possible.
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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Police Shooting A 22-year veteran of the Roanoke


police force has been placed on
administrative leave after a shooting
early Sunday morning.

ENG#=3 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG locator Roanoke

Officers were responding to the
Westside Apartments in response to a
call about a person with a gun.

Police say they repeatedly

ordered 44-year-old Antonio Gomez
Navaro out of a vehicle.

When he refused, officers tried
removing him.
JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=HOLD That's when Officer Randolph


Rowland's gun went off striking Navaro,
causing what police say are non-life
threatening injuries.

Rowland has been placed on
administrative leave.

The Commonwealth's Attorney will
review the incident--following a police
investigation.

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GRAPHIC=Iraq/US Troops Army reservists from the 80th


Division left Salem in May, and within
weeks they were coming under fire in
northern Iraq.

In December, two of the men, both
Roanoke City Police officers, were
seriously injured by a suicide bomber.

Iraq Graphic in Monitor DOUBLE BOXES



DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Joe/Newsroom Tonight Joe Dashiell has their


story of survival and recovery. Joe,
how are they doing?


LIVE=Joe Full/Newsroom LIVE FULL

*CG standup Joe Dashiell
jdashiell@wdbj7.com Jean, Kevin Assenat and Chris
Dillon have come a long way in the last
couple of months, but in mid-December
it looked like this story might have a
different ending.

ENG#=4 SOT FULL



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INQ=


*CG locator Tall Afar, Iraq
:00


*CG 2line Kevin Assenat
U. S. Army Reserve
19
*CG 2line Chris Dillon
U. S. Army Reserve
:47





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OQ=WAY OUT COMING HOME. <

elections, reservists from the 80th
division were operating in northern
Iraq, in an area between Mosul and the
Syrian border.

They already had plenty of
experience with small arms fire and

IEDs, or improvised explosive devices.

SOT FULL INQ=The road out in front SOT FULL KEVIN 1:22:11



KEVIN ASSENAT: THE ROAD OUT IN FRONT OF
FORT WE CALLED IT IED ALLEY. IEDS WERE
A DAILY ALMOST DAILY OCCURRENCE THERE.
THAT WAS BIGGEST FEAR WHEN WE LEFT THE
FORT- WAS TODAY THE DAY?

RUN16 (END SOT)



OQ=was today the day. That day arrived on December


10th. The men were traveling between
their fort and a polling site in a two
vehicle convoy. One of the humvees had
cleared an intersection when a car
parked along the side of the road
suddenly pulled forward.

Dillon was manning a machine gun.

SOT FULL SOT FULL CHRIS 52:19



INQ=I was able I WAS ABLE TO DRAW MY SECONDARY WEAPON


AND BEGAN TO ENGAGE THE TARGET. WHEN HE
SAW THE WEAPON COME OUT AND BEGAN TO
ENGAGE HIM, HE PREMATURELY DETONATED
THE BOMB. LARGE FLASH AND A LOT OF
FIRE.

RUN11 (END SOT)





OQ=and a lot of fire.





SOT FULL INQ=I saw that white car SOT FULL KEVIN1:26:33



I SAW THAT WHITE CAR START TO PULL

FORWARD. I THOUGHT WHAT IS THIS GUY
DOING. THEN ALL OF A SUDDEN GOT HIT IN
THE FACE. I NEVER SAW AN EXPLOSION. I
NEVER HEARD AN EXPLOSION. I JUST FELT
LIKE I GOT HIT BY A BUS.

RUN12 (END SOT)



The blast sent shrapnel into
OQ=hit by a bus. Dillon's arm, perforated his eardrums,


and set his legs on fire.

Another Roanoke police officer
Shane Fletcher and Lynchburg
firefighter Nathan Chapman put out the
flames and helped him to safety.

Assenat took shrapnel near his
right eye.

With weeks of therapy behind them
and more to come, Assenat and Dillon
are happy to be back with their
families� but wish they had come home
under different circumstances.

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INQ=It's hard for my guys to be over IT'S HARD FOR MY GUYS TO BE OVER THERE

there AND THEY'RE SEEING THE SAME STUFF THAT
HAPPENED TO US EVERY DAY. AND IT'S
ALMOST LIKE WE GOT AN EASY WAY OUT
COMING HOME.

RUN07 (END SOT)>>



OQ=we got an easy way out coming home.
LIVE=Joe Full/Newsroom LIVE FULL




To see what these men and their
families have been through in the last
three months, it was clearly was not an
easy way out�

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Joe/Newsroom DOUBLE BOXES



Jean, it is a reminder that other
members of the 80th division, including
many from western Virginia are still in
Iraq, and still very much in harm's
way.

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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Don Knotts Funeral arrangements are not


complete for actor Don Knotts, who will
likely to live on for decades more as
Deputy Barney Fife.

ENG#=1 VO-NAT



VO-NAT Knotts' death Friday night made


news around the world, but few places
are likely to feel the loss as much as
the Channel 7 viewing area.

*CG file Viacom

"The Andy Griffith Show" episodes
have aired continuously on Your
Hometown Station since 1984.

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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=HOLD Susan Bahorich caught up with one


of the show's biggest fans and one of
Knotts' former co-workers.

ENG#=2 SOT FULL



SOT FULL



INQ=nats - It was a show that..


*CG locator
Paramount Television
:00
*CG locator Roanoke
:17


*CG 2line Sammy Oakey
Fan
:25
*CG 2line Clive Rice
Former Knotts' Co-Worker
1:04
*CG reporter Susan Bahorich
sbahorich@wdbj7.com

1:22

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OQ=SB, N7, Roanoke. <<



(END SOT)





SOT FULL NATS FULL



INQ= clip andy griffith show- barney


speaking...

RUN08 (END SOT)



OQ=



It was a show that won Don Knotts
five-Emmys and immortalized him in the
hearts of fans as bumbling deputy
Barney Fife.



One of those fans is Sammy Oakey.
These books, clippings and trading
cards are just a small piece of his
impressive memorabilia collection.



SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ= @38:49.00



SAMMY OAKEY, FANATIC: EVEN THOUGH HE
DID SOME DISNEY MOVIE IN THE 60S THAT
WERE REALLY GOOD. IT HAD THE BARNEY
CHARACTER KINDA IN THERE. HE DIDN'T
CALL HIMSELF BARNEY. (:55) ***BUTT BUTT
BUTT***

@39:08.00


BUT, YOU COULDN'T BEAT BARNEY. YOU
COULDN'T BEAT THAT PARTICULAR ROLE.
(:12)

RUN10 (END SOT)



OQ=



Even though it was a role that kept
audiences in stitches - in later
interviews his co-stars would say the
comedic genius was quiet and
introverted.



(((put one of his headshot pics
over?)))

SOT FULL NATS FULL



INQ= from bobby benson and the b-barb-b


riders

RUN03 (END SOT)



OQ=



Before the role that made him famous,
Knotts was 'Windy Wales, Teller of Tall
Tales," on the radio program "Bobby
Benson and the B-barb-B Riders" in the
50's.



Clive Rice was a child actor who played
Bobby Benson.

Rice still remembers the words Knotts
wrote him when the show wrapped in
1955.




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INQ= @ 59:58.00



CLIVE RICE, FORMER KNOTT'S CO-WORKER:
HE WROTE: YOURS TO THE OCEAN WEARS
RUBBER PANTS TO KEEP ITS BOTTOM DRY.
AND THEN HE SIGNED HIS CHARACTER NAME.
(1:00:07) THAT TO ME EMPHASIZED HIS
LIGHTNESS, HIS HUMOR, AND AT THE SAME
TIME HIS THOUGHTFULNESS.. (:17)

RUN19 (END SOT)



OQ=



That, coupled with an idyllic town
called Mayberry- will endear the actor
in the hearts of fans for years to
come.

Don Knotts was 81.

SB, N7, Roanoke.>>
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GRAPHIC=HOLD Another Virginia man has a


special connection to Don Knotts.

For more than a decade, David
Browning has played The Mayberry
Deputy.

DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin/Starlink DOUBLE BOXES




Justin McLeod spent some time
with him today at his home in Bristol.

Probably a lot of memories
there Justin?

LIVE=Justin full/Starlink LIVE FULL

*CG standup Justin McLeod
jmcleod@wdbj7.com


*CG live Bristol





adlib





ROLLED FROM STARLINK SOT FULL
SOT FULL



INQ=Mister Knotts




*CG 2line David Browning
The Mayberry Deputy
:09







RUNS=:18 (END SOT)



OQ=he said to me.





LIVE=Justin Full/Starlink LIVE FULL

*CG live Bristol




adlib



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TAKE WDBJ WEB PAGE FS TAKE FS GFX
JEAN'S MIC We've created a place on our
webpage to leave your thoughts and
remembrances of Don Knotts.

Just go to wdbj7-dot-com.
END GFX PAGE END FS GFX

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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NONE No letup in the danger of


brushfires.

ENG#=3



VO-NAT VO-NAT



Still ahead, where this fire
broke out today... and why the danger
is so high.
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STANDING IN FRONT OF WEATHER CENTER







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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=NONE Still ahead, fire at a home in


Franklin County.

We'll show you the damage.

ENG#=1



VO-NAT VO-NAT



Plus did the resident bears at
a Richmond park have to die?

Questions about the decision
to put them down and efforts to bring
new bears to Maymont.
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JEAN ON CAM JEAN ON CAM

GRAPHIC=Brush Fire Sparks from a passing train may


have ignited a large brush fire in
Campbell County today.

ENG#=1 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG locator Campbell Co.

This is what it looked like as
about twenty firefighters from three
companies worked on the fire. It was
burning along Plum Branch Road near
Concord and took a couple of hours to
bring under control.

The fire scorched both sides of
the railroad tracks and threatened
several homes.

Authorities say high winds and dry
conditions made it tough to fight.

The fire burned about five acres
before it was under control.
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ENG#=2 VO-NAT
WIPE TO VO-NAT





*CG locator Franklin Co.

A fire damaged a home this
morning in Franklin County.

The fire broke out around 10:30
at this home on Peter's Pike Road near
Burnt Chimney.

Officials say the fire started in
the back of the house near a dryer, but
was quickly controlled.

Officials ruled it an accident --
but are still trying to determine the
cause.

(END VO) (END VO)


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GRAPHIC=NONE Hundreds of people in the


Richmond area are outraged after two
black bears were put to sleep last
week.

Officials euthanized the bears to
test for rabies after one bear bit a
child.

Richmond Bureau Chief Jennifer
Wishon tells us about a little girl
working to bring new bears back.

ENG#=3 SOT FULL



SOT FULL




INQ=




*CG locator Richmond
:00




*CG 2line Karyn Valentine
:16




*CG standup Jennifer Wishon
jwishon@wdbj7.com
:28


*CG 2line Alison Valentine
:49 QUICK!!!



RUNS=1:33 (END SOT)



OQ=JW, NEWS 7, RICHMOND. <<
(END SOT)





SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=nats of brook 7:04:06 NATS OF BROOK



RUN03 (END SOT)



OQ=nats of brook Richmond's Maymont Park is home


to a horned owl, black vultures and
until last week two black bears.

One came to the park after
becoming a nuisance near Richmond, the

other came as an orphan from western
Virginia.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=It wasn't the bears 6:45:14 KARYN VALENTINE: IT WASN'T THE


BEAR'S FAULT. THEY WERE IN THEIR CAGE,
THEY WERE IN THEIR FENCE. IT WASN'T
THE BEAR'S FAULT.

RUNS05 (END SOT)



OQ=the bear's fault. They were put down last Thursday


to be tested for rabies after one
nipped a child's hand.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ= 7:02:46 JENNIFER


WISHON/JWISHON@WDBJ7.COM: THE CHILD
ALLEGEDLY MADE HIS WAY OVER A WOODEN
FENCE LIKE THIS ONE, WALKED TOWARDS THE
CHAIN LINKED FENCE BEHIND IT AND STUCK
HIS HAND THROUGH.

RUN08 (END SOT)



OQ= The child was treated and


released.

Tests revealed neither bear had
rabies.

A flood of mourners have created
a memorial outside the bear's habitat-
some bringing flowers- other recording
memories.

SOT FULL SOT FULL COVER WITH HABITAT WATER VIDEO



INQ=They used to 6:39:07 ALISON VALENTINE: THEY USED TO



PLAY IN THE WATER.

RUN03 (END SOT)



OQ=play in the water. Four- year- old Alison Valentine


added her name to the list today.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=They died and I'm 6:38:53 ALISON VALENTINE: THEY DIED


AND I'M SAD ABOUT THEM. reporter: why
does that make you sad? ALLISON:
BECAUSE I WANT THEM TO COME BACK.

RUN08 (END SOT)



OQ=want them to come back. In an effort to bring them back


Alison sold her teddy bears at a yard
sale over the weekend- raising nearly
250- dollars.

SOT FULL SOT FULL



INQ=We sold some 6:39:47 ALLISON VALENTINE: WE SOLD


SOME, BUT WE KEPT THE REST BECAUSE THEY
WANTED ME TO KEEP SOME OF THEM.

RUNS06 (END SOT)



OQ=to keep some of them. Maymont will have to wait until


there's a nuisance bear in need of a
new home to replace the bears.

Visitors like Alison will be
waiting.... for now, her new black
teddy- bear will have to do.

Jennifer Wishon, News 7,
Richmond.>>


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MIKE ON CAM MIKE ON CAM

GRAPHIC=None Coming up tonight in sports -


we'll take a look at the John Paul
Jones arena which is rapidly nearing
completion.

Plus, another high school
football coaching vacancy

ENG#=4 VO-NAT



VO-NAT is about to be filled - will take


you back 21 years in the Friday
Football Extra archives and show you
who it is when we come back.

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MIKE ON CAM MIKE ON CAM

GRAPHIC=FFE We begin tonight with news from


the Friday Football Extra front - as

another one of the coaching vacancies
in the Blue Ridge district has been
filled.

GRAPHIC=BENSON News 7 Sports has learned that


the Lord Botetourt job is staying in
house and going to Rory "Tater" Benson.

Benson currently teaches at the
high school, plus he coaches wrestling
where he in the winningest coach in
Botetourt history.

ENG#=1 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG file Friday Football Extra - 1985
Season His ties to the area are immense, :00 specifically in Botetourt County where
he played football for the Cavs under
Doug Ward and graduated from Botetourt
before playing his college ball under
Hank Norton at Ferrum.

Benson played fullback and
linebacker for the Cavs wearing number
44,

And later he also coached those
two positions with the Roanoke Steam
Arena Two football team.
MIKE ON CAMERA MIKE ON CAMERA

GRAPHIC=TATER The official announcement on his


hiring will come tomorrow.


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MIKE ON CAM MIKE ON CAM

GRAPHIC=ACC The ACC handed out 36


scholarships to its student athletes
today and two of the most prestigious
went to UVa kicker Connor Hughes and
Tech's James Anderson.

ENG#=2 VO-NAT
VO-NAT




*CG locator Blacksburg

Hughes and Anderson spent time
with each other last summer at a
leadership conference and besides
having a chance to play in the NFL -
Anderson also is an aspiring artist to
plans to attend graduate school.

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GRAPHIC=JJ More honors for J.J. Redick


tonight.


The Duke senior has been named
one of 10 finalists for the Sullivan
Award which is given annually to the
top amateur athlete in the nation.
Reggie Bush and Matt Leinart are his
main competition.
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GRAPHIC=UVA After 41 years of hosting mens


and womens basketball games University
Hall is about to close down.

Grant Kittelson takes a look at
UVa's new Hoop Home -that is nearing
completion.

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*CG locator Charlottesville
This Season
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*CG 2line Dick Laurance
Project Coordinator for the Arena
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*CG reporter Grant Kittelson
gkittelson@wdbj7.com
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OQ=News 7 Sports. << The Virginia Cavaliers will play
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this sunday when the Wahoos host
Maryland. It could be the last
official basketball game played in
University Hall.

Next Season U-V-A will move into
John Paul Jones Arena, which is
currently under construction.

(BITE: 10:15)

The new 15 thousand seat facility
will feature practice courts for both
the men and women, along with new
lockerrooms and offices for the
coaches. But they didn't leave out the
fans.

(BITE: 11:38)

When the project is done, you may
have a feeling of deja vu when entering
J.P.J.

(BITE: 13.35)

John Paul Jones will be the
largest arena in the Commonwealth of
Virginia. IN Charlottesville Grant
Kittelson News 7 Sports.



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