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KEITH READS

*cg 2LINEL TEXTING & DRIVING


KEITH READS


Just how dangerous are distracted
drivers trying to send a text message?
Researchers at Virginia Tech find out.



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JEAN READS

*CG 2linel VICTIM WON'T HELP


JEAN READS


Police say a shooting victim in
Roanoke will NOT help them identify the
shooter.



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KEITH READS

*CG 2linel FUELING A FLEET


KEITH READS


Plus it costs too much to fill up
the gas tank of a small car -- find out
what they're doing to fuel a fleet of
vehicles in Roanoke.


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Keith/Jean Double Super

*CG standup Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com

*CG standup Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com

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*CG standup Mike Stevens

mstevens@wdbj7.com

*CG standup Brent Watts

Meteorologist

*CG standup Grant Kittelson

gkittelson@wdbj7.com

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Keith/Jean Double Super Good evening, I'm Keith Humphry.


JEAN= 2-Shot 2-Shot


And I'm Jean Jadhon.

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Fuel prices are still climbing in
western Virginia, with regular gas
continuing its march toward four
dollars a gallon.

KEITH 2-SHOT KEITH 2-SHOT


What is becoming a serious
financial issue for many consumers, is
adding hundreds of thousands of dollars
to the budgets of local governments in
western Virginia.


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News 7's Joe Dashiell is in
Roanoke tonight with that story. Joe,
what kind of impact are we talking
about?





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*cg LIVE Joe Dashiell

jdashiell@wdbj7.com A significant impact, Keith and Roanoke Jean... The city of Roanoke budgeted
one point seven million dollars for


fuel ... This week, city council had to
appropriate another 600- thousand just
to make it through the end of the
budget year in June.


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*CG 2line Dennis Kitts

Interstate 81 Driver

:09

*CG 2line Christie Young

Interstate 81 Driver

:22

*CG 2line Ken Bernard

Roanoke City Fleet Manager

1:11




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OQ=all this grief that's going on right <
now. gasoline topping four dollars a gallon,
and regular headed in the same
direction, consumers are paying a
price.


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INQ= DENNIS KITTS: WE'VE GOT SO MUCH GAS


HERE IN THE UNITED STATES. WHY WE'RE
IMPORTING SO MUCH AND THE PRICE IS
GOING UP SO HIGH. I DON'T KNOW WHAT


THE WORKING MAN IS GOING TO DO.


CHRISTIE YOUNG: JUST TO GO TO A MOVIE
OR THINGS LIKE THAT YOU REALLY HAVE TO
BE THRIFTY WITH YOUR MONEY BECAUSE THIS
IS REALLY BAD, $51.60 THAT'S BAD.


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OQ= But imagine the impact if you had


more than one thousand vehicles on the
road.


The city of Roanoke does, and
higher fuel prices have become a budget
buster.


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INQ= WHAT KIND OF CHALLENGE HAS IT BEEN FOR


THE CITY AND YOUR DEPARTMENT IN
PARTICULAR TO DEAL WITH RISING FUEL
PRICES. FIRST OF ALL TRYING TO FIGURE
OUT A WAY TO MAKE IT GO DOWN, BUT WE
CAN'T SEEM TO MAKE IT GO DOWN... SO


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OQ= STAND-UP BRIDGE


THE PROBLEM IS ESPECIALLY ACUTE
AT THE DIESEL PUMPS, WHERE THE COST OF
DIESEL HAS INCREASED BY A DOLLAR
SEVENTY FIVE A GALLON SINCE JULY FIRST.


Fleet Manager Ken Bernard says
the city is using more biodiesel,
replacing vehicles with more hybrids,
and encouraging its drivers to conserve


fuel with less idling and smarter
routes.


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INQ=We're just trying to get more KEN BERNARD/ROANOKE CITY FLEET MANAGER:


WE'RE JUST TRYING TO GET MORE EFFICIENT
AT WHAT THEY DO I THINK IT MAKES YOU
TAKE A DIFFERENT LOOK AT THINGS NOW,
MAYBE BETTER THAN WE'VE EVER LOOKED AT
BEFORE, SO HOPEFULLY THAT WIL BE A
BETTER THING IN SPITE OF ALL THIS GRIEF
THAT'S GOING ON RIGHT NOW.


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OQ=that's going on right now.


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*cg LIVELOC Roanoke


And there's no end in sight.
Conservation will continue..
departments will take a closer look at
the way they do business.


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But city officials say it won't
be a surprize if they have to go back
to city council for another adjustment
next year.


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*cg STANDUP Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com Roanoke police say a shooting
victim is NOT helping them find the
person who shot him this afternoon.


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*CG locator Roanoke


The man was shot around three
o'clock this afternoon in the
18-hundred block of Hanover Avenue.


Roanoke police say they found a
man bleeding outside a house.


Investigators say the victim was
conscious when he was taken to the
hospital.


His name is not being released
at this time-- and police say he is not
cooperating.



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*cg STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com A Christiansburg man accused of
Salem's first murder in more than a
decade will stay behind bars.


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VO-NAT This morning a judge denied bond


for Bryan Sheppard.


Sheppard is the man accused of
shooting and killing James "Rich"
Fleshman in a Food Lion parking last
month.


Investigators say Sheppard had
been stalking Fleshman and was upset he
was dating his estranged wife.


Sheppard is being held at the
Roanoke County Jail.


His preliminary hearing is
scheduled for June 27th.


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*cg STANDUP Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com A church treasurer has been


convicted of stealing from three United
Methodist congregations in Catawba.


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*CG locator Salem


Lola Taylor Rowe pleaded NOT
guilty.


It took Judge Pat Dougherty about
20 minutes to find her "guilty as
charged" ...for embezzling more than
50-thousand dollars from the churches.


Rowe told the judge she borrowed
the money to help pay her husband's
medical expenses.


Church member Mary Sutphin says
Rowe and her husband used most of it to
remodel their home.


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SOT FULL IT WAS DIFFICULT FOR ME TO UNDERSTAND
INQ=The checks were HOW SOMEONE COULD GO UP TO THE ALTER


ONCE A MONTH AND KNEEL WITH YOUR KIM
AND YOUR CHURCH FAMILY AND TAKE
COMMUNION AND LOOK PEOPLE IN THE EYE
AND TURN AROUND AND SPEND IT ON YOUR
OWN SELF.



*CG 2line Mary Sutphin

Church Personnel Committee Chair



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OQ=of Ms Rowe


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She remains free on bond until
the 70-year old church treasurer is
sentenced in July.


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*CG STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com A Wytheville judge will NOT face
a D-U-I conviction.


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VO-NAT In March, Michael Blankenship was


charged with driving under the
influence on Interstate 81 in Smyth
County.


Today, he pleaded guilty to
reckless driving instead - as well as


refusing to take a Breathalyzer test.


Blankenship will lose his
driver's license for a year, and he's
ordered to pay a 100-dollar fine.


He's currently on leave from the
bench, and his attorney said
Blankenship has NO intentions on
resigning.

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*CG STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com Blankenship was also charged with
hit and run for a crash last month in
Powhatan POW-uh-tan County.

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GRAPHIC=NONE A bizzare incident at the New


River Valley Medical Center this
morning.


Police arrived to find a man
screaming and waving a sword.


57 year-old Tony Burnett of
Blacksburg did not hurt anyone, but
police say he threatened them.


He was taken in for an emergency
custody order - for possible mental


problems.


Burnett is also charged with
assault and disorderly conduct.



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*cg STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com One person was taken to the
hospital after crashing a minivan into
a building.


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*CG locator Lynchburg


It happened on 12th street in
Lynchburg around one this afternoon.


Police say the driver's brakes
failed as the van was coming down a
hill.


No word on the driver's injuries.


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Keith/Jean Double Super Still to come here on News 7 at
Six -- We've all seen people doing it
-- talking on a cell phone, or sending
text messages from the driver's seat...


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*CG 2linel DANGEROUS DISTRACTION


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Now researchers at Virginia Tech
say they know just how dangerous that
can be -- and who's most at risk for
crashing.

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SITTING AT THE WEATHER CENTER



Thunderstorms were a little bumpy
southside but we have exclusive video
of a local storm chase team out in the
plains. Details ahead.





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*cg STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com Senator Ted Kennedy has been
diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor.


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VO-NAT Doctors say the tumor was found


while trying to figure out what caused
his seizure over the weekend.


They say the 76-year-old
Massachussets senator is in good
spirits.


Kennedy's expected to stay in the


hospital for the next couple of days.


Doctors say a combination of
radiation and chemotherapy is generally
used to treat this type of cancerous
tumor.


Kennedy has represented
Massachusetts in the U-S Senate since
19-62.


He is one of only six senators in
U-S history to serve more than 40
years.


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*cg STANDUP Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com Former U.S. Attorney John
Brownlee stressed his conservative
credentials today as he announced his
bid for Virginia Attorney General.


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*CG locator Roanoke Co.


Brownlee kicked off his campaign
this morning outside of the Roanoke


County Administration Center.


Gathering with family and
friends, Brownlee touted his experience
in the military and as a prosecutor, as
well as his conservative values.


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INQ=I am pro life




*CG 2line John Brownlee


(R) Candidate for Attorney General



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OQ=in a strong criminal justice system. <

ATTORNEY GENERAL: I AM A PRO LIFE
CANDIDATE I BELIEVE IN THE SANCTITY OF
INNOCENT HUMAN LIFE I WILL DEFEND THE
SECOND AMMEDNMENT. I BELIEVE THAT LAW
ABINDING CITIZENS HAVE AN INDIIVUAL
RIGHT TO KEEP AND BEAR THEIR ARMS., I
BELIEVE IN THE STRONG ENFORCEMENT OF
IMIGRATION LAWS AS I'VE DONE AS UNITED
STATE ATTORNEY. I BELIEVE IN A STRONG
CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM.>>


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Brownlee faces opposition for the
Republican nomination from Ken


Cucinelli (KOOTCH-i-NELLY) , a State
Senator from northern Virginia.


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*cg STANDUP Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com Former Salem delegate Steve Agee
is about to become a federal judge.


He's been a state Supreme Court
justice for the past five years.


The U-S Senate confirmed Agee to
the U-S Appeals Court by unanimous
vote.

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*CG standup Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com A new law is giving one local
sheriff's office extra resources to


fight online predators.


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*CG locator Bedford Co.


Bedford County will double the
number of people investigating internet
crimes at the Sheriff's Office.


The funding comes from Alicia's
Law -- passed this year by the General
Assembly.


A task force that investigates
crimes across the state will also
benefit.


They're getting a new
intellegence analyst, software, and
money to train investigators.


Alicia's Law is dedicated to
Alicia Kozakiewicz (Coze-uh-kev-itch) -
a Pennsylvania teen who was kidnapped
and abused by an internet predator.


Kozakiewicz was made an honorary
deputy this morning with the Bedford
County Sheriff's Office.


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*cg STANDUP Keith Humphry

khumphry@wdbj7.com Appalachian Power is hoping to
improve the reliability its service in
the New River Valley


The company is planning a 15
million dollar upgrade for Montgomery
County, Blacksburg, and Christiansburg.


The Falling Branch- Merrimac
project will involve construction of
eight miles of transmission line, and
AEP is hoping to have it in service by
2014.

TAKE WORKSHOP FS TAKE FS GFX

11202 APCO is holding a public workshop
on Thursday, June 5th at Christiansburg
High School from 5 to 8 PM, before
asking for approval to construct the
new line.

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You can find out more information
about the project by going to our
website. Just log on to WDBJ7.com and
click on web links.

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*cg STANDUP Jean Jadhon

jjadhon@wdbj7.com You probably see people typing
text messages on their cell phones--but
doing it behind the wheel can be
dangerous.


News 7's Holly Pietrzak looks at
how local research proves there is a
problem.


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INQ=when cell phones

*CG locator Blacksburg

:03 (quick)


*CG 2line Jessica Horton

Blacksburg

:11 (v. quick)

*CG 2line Jeannine Incana

Blacksburg

:29 (quick)



*CG 2line Jon Holumzer

Blacksburg

:38

*CG 2line Charlie Klauer

VTTI Researcher

1:16

*CG standup Holly Pietrzak

hollyp@wdbj7.com

1:33 (quick)

*CG 2line Doug Vinci

Blacksburg

2:02

*CG 2line Lt. Joe Davis

Blacksburg Police Dept.

2:16

*CG 2line Jason Tice

Owner, Wireless Zone

2:47


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OQ=Holly Pietrzak, News 7. << When cell phones first became


popular we had the luxury of talking
almost anywhere - anytime.


Now....



Nats: texting....



some don't even talk anymore.



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INQ=i don't have JESSICA HORTON, BLACKSBURG 18


21:55:44 I DON'T HAVE FULL
CONVERSATIONS WHEN I'M TEXTING. :07


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OQ=when I'm texting


......instead they punch keys on their
cell phone to type out messages...just
like talking on cell phones...the
communication often continues in the
driver's seat.




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INQ=what about JEANNINE INCANA, BLACKSBURG 18


21:53:48 WHAT ABOUT WHEN YOU DRIVE? I
STILL TEXT. YOU DO? YEAH IT'S BAD BUT
I CAN'T HELP IT.:55


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21:54:10 EVER HAD ANY CLOSE CALLS? YEAH
PROBABLY LIKE 3 OR 4. :15


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OQ=three or four


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INQ=i'm haven't gotten JON HOLUMZER, BLACKSBURG


22:01:46 I HAVEN'T GOTTEN INTO AN
ACCIDENT YET ON THE PHONE SO I GUESS
UNTIL I DO GET INTO AN ACCIDENT I'M


GOING TO KEEP DOING IT.:51


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OQ=keep doing it Charlie Klauer, a senior research


associate at Virginia Tech
Transportation Institute helped launch
a government study in 2006.


Researchers videotaped more than
240 drivers for a year in the
washington DC metropolitan area.


They discovered 80- percent of
crashes involve distracted drivers.


The study revealed cell phones
were the biggest distraction.


And 18 to 20 year olds got into 4
times as many crashes as any other age
group.



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INQ=text messaging behind CHARLIE KLAUER, SENIOR RESEARCH


ASSOCIATE VTTI


21:34:50 TEXT MESSAGING BEHIND THE
WHEEL. YOUR TAKE? IS EXTREMELY
DANGEROUS. EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. AND
WILL INCREASE RISK PROBABLY MORE THAN 3
TIMES THAN THAT OF AN ALERT DRIVER:02


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OQ=an alert dirver


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INQ= HOLLY PIETRZAK, STANDUP


LET'S PUT IT TO THE TEST. WE'RE JUST
OUTSIDE OUR NEW RIVER VALLEY NEWSROOM.
LET'S SEE HOW LONG IT TAKES TO RESPOND
TO A TYPICAL TEXT MESSAGE...TAKING
DRIVING OUT OF THE MIX.


THAT WAS ABOUT 15 SECONDS. HAD I BEEN
DRIVING THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN 15 SECONDS
I WOULDN'T HAVE BEEN FOCUSED ON THE
ROAD.


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INQ=it's such a DOUG VINCI, STUDENT, 29


22:02:14 IT'S SUCH A RESPOND NOW
SOCIETY. IF YOU DON'T RESPOND PEOPLE
ARE LIKE WHERE ARE YOU? YOU HAVE TO
ANSWER YOUR PHONE YOU'RE ALWAYS ON THIS
SORT OF LEASH.:21


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OQ=sort of leash


As tempting as it can be - police
say put the cell down and resist the
urge to text.



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INQ=as our officers LT. JOE DAVIS, BLACKSBURG POLICE DEPT


21:52:39 AS OUR OFFICERS CONDUCT AN
ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION THEY GOING TO
TAKE THE TOTALITY OF THE CIRCUMSTANCE


AND ASK WHAT LEAD TO THE ACCIDENT AND
THAT IS LISTED ON THE STATE ACCIDENT
FORM AS A TYPE OF DISTRACTION WHILE
SOMEONE IS OPERATING A MOTOR
VEHICLE.:52


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OQ=motor vehicle It is illegal in Virginia for


anyone under 18 from using a cell phone
or any other wireless device behind the
wheel.


And as laws get tougher,
technology adjusts.


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INQ=the speak to JASON TICE, FRANCHISE OWNER, WIRELESS


ZONE


22:08:11 THE SPEAK TO TEXT IS A NEW
FUNCTION WHICH WILL BECOME VERY
PREVALENT ON CELL PHONES AS VOICE
RECOGNITION GETS BETTER.:17 WHERE YOU
ACTUALLY SAY TEXT MOM...I'M ON MY WAY
IT'LL POP UP ON THERE. SEND AND IT'S
GONE.:24


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OQ=and it's gone Even with the best technology,


police say even those who aren't
texting can be at risk-- and caution
all drivers to focus on what's going on
around them.


Holly Pietrzak, News 7.>>




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GRAPHIC=HOLD Earlier this year, the Virginia


legislature considered a bill to ban
texting while driving. Lawmakers
killed it in committee.

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Another day of showers and
thunderstorms. Chief meteorologist
Robin Reed has the story.


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<< Good evening, I'm meteorologist
Robin Reed in the SkyTracker7 Forecast
Center. Clouds will remain throughout
the night with a 40% chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the area.
Wednesday morning will have some
clouds, but as the day progresses, the
sun will come out with highs in the
upper 60's and lower 70's. Wednesday
night will have a slight breeze and
temperatures in the upper 40's. As the
week goes on, the sun will stay out and
typical May temperatures of upper 70's
and lower 80's will occur. TUESDAY
NIGHT: 40% Chance of Showers. Low: 49
WEDNESDAY: Partly Sunny. High: 69
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly Cloudy. Low: 48
For weather anytime turn to our
webpage at wdbj7.com >>



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*cg STANDUP Mike Stevens

mstevens@wdbj7.com Coming up tonight in sports - one
of the area's biggest scholarships is
handed out today.


Plus, RU is bracing itself for
the spring jubilee.


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*CG 2linel SUPER REGIONAL


And, the Tech women offer up some
thoughts on their weekend trip to
Michigan.


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*CG standup Natasha Ryan

nryan@wdbj7.com Hi, I'm Natasha Ryan. Coming up
tonight on News Seven at Ten and
Eleven...


get that list of must reads
together because we're getting closer
to a new library in Roanoke County.....


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*cg 2linel TONIGHT AT TEN


At Ten on My Network T-V -- how a
group of firefighters saved prom for
one teenager.

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*cg 2linel TONIGHT AT ELEVEN


And at Eleven....this time its
Kentucky and Oregon's turn...voters hit
the polls....we'll have the results.


See you tonight!

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*cg STANDUP Mike Stevens

mstevens@wdbj7.com The Virginia Tech Softball Team,
which has advanced to the Super


Regionals for the first time in School
History, is preparing for is best of
three battle with Michigan in starting
Saturday in Ann Arbor.


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*CG locator Blacksburg


Tech got back to work this
afternoon in Blacksburg Hokies
Shortstop Misty Hall was limited in her
workout today with a bum right wrist,
but should be fine in time for this
weekend.


Tech has to bring itself down
from the High of advancing past the
Regionals and then somehow ramp the
energy level back up for the Super
Regionals kowing that a trip to the
Women's College World Series on the
Line.


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Virginia Tech Head Softball Coach

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Virginia Tech Outfielder

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*cg STANDUP Mike Stevens

mstevens@wdbj7.com Softball is just one of four
sports that will be on display in June
at the Virginia High School League
Spring Jubilee in Radford.


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*CG locator Radford


A kickoff luncheon for the state
championsip weekend was held this
afternoon on campus at Radford
University.


This will be the 7th year that
R-U has hosted both the Single "A" and
Double "A" state championships.


There is a slight change this


year as, the Single "A" Softball State
Semi-Finals are being moved off campus
this year, just down the Road from the
Dedmon Center.


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Spring Jubilee Director



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*cg STANDUP Mike Stevens

mstevens@wdbj7.com The Hidden Valey high school
girls' tennis team is already headed to
the Jubilee.


The Titans remained unbeaten
today with a 5 to nothing shutout win
over Abingdon as the Titans claimed the


Region four title.


Hidden Valley dropped just three
games the entire match .The team now
advances to the Group Two A state
tournament on June 6th at RU.

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GRAPHIC=DON HOLLIDAY As High School Seniors prepare to


graduate and receive their diplomas,
some are also receiving scholarships.


One of the biggest in the valley
was handed out this morning at 419
West.


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*CG locator Roanoke Co.


The Don Holliday Memorial Golf
Committee gave away a twenty thousand
dollar scholarship to Chad Jarrett from
Northside.


Jarrett is ranked number 1 in his
class and carries robust 4 point oh-7
G-P-A. He plans on studying
engineering at Virginia Tech in the
Fall.


Jarrett has played golf on the


Vikings' varsity squad for the past 4
seasons and is also a member of the
Northside Baseball Team. He threw a
no-hitter for the Vikings against
Hidden Valley back in 2-thousand and 6.


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*CG 2line Chad Jarrett

Don Holliday Scholarship Winner



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*CG locator Franklin Co.


JEAN READS


A slick drive today especially
along Route 220 in Franklin and Henry
Counties. Rain fell there throughout
the morning and afternoon.


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KEITH READS KEITH READS


Thanks for watching Your Hometown
Station. I'm Keith Humphry...

JEAN READS JEAN READS


and I'm Jean Jadhon, for Robin
Reed and Mike Stevens have a great
night. Our next newscast is News 7 Ten
on MyNetwork TV -- then again at Eleven
right here on Your Hometown Station.


Good night.

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