Coming up on news seven at eleven
reaction to the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Rabin continues to pour
in from around the world.
And a tremendous blaze in San Francisco claims a one-hundred year old
And four-hundred thousand dollars will get you this 17 foot tall drier.
News seven at eleven is next.
Wythe County Police are investigating a shooting that took place earlier
It happened in Rural Retreat.
Authorities have not released the names of the persons involved but say one
person was transported by Life Guard 10 to Roanoke.
Reaction to the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzak Rabin
continues to pour in from around the world.
The 73-year-old leader was gunned down after a peace rally in Tel Aviv last
Today world leaders began the long journey to his funeral.
CBS news correspondent Elizabeth (CAL-EH-DIN) Kaledin has the story.
IN Q=At synagogues and
SUPER=03-Miami, FL; :00
SUPER=03-New York, NY; :10
SUPER=07-Cardinal John O'Connor; :17
SUPER=01-Dan Rosenthal/Assoc. Dir. Kahane Chai; :46
SUPER=01-Mordechai Levi/National Dir. Jewish Defense League; :59
SUPER=01-Benjamin Netanyahu/Chmn. Likud Party; 1:25
SUPER=01-Elizabeth Kaledin/Reporting; 1:47
OUT Q=CBS News, New York.
(( AT SYNAGOGUES AND CHURCHES AROUND THE COUNTRY...THE MOURNING PROCESS
THE ASSASSINATION OF ITZAK RABIN WAS THE FOCUS OF PRAYER SERVICES OF EVERY
YITZAK RABIN WAS GUNNED DOWN BY A JEWISH EXTREMKST.>>A MAN CLAIMING
TO BELONG TO A RADICAL GROUP OPPOSING ANY PEACE WITH P.L.O. LEADER YASSIR
MEMBERS OF SIMILAR EXTREMIST GROUPS...SUCH AS KAHANE CHAI ...SHED NO TEARS
FOR RABIN AND SAY THEY ARE NOT SURPRISED BY HIS MURDER:
A OTHER LESS RADICAL GROUPS..LIKE THE JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE WHO ALSO
OPPOSED RABIN DID REGRET HIS MURDER:
MORDECHAI LEVI/NATIONAL DIR. JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE:
Many who did support Rabin fear his death will be the death of peace
in the middle east...but on the Sunday morning talk shows...Isreali officials
seemed optimistic that the tragedy of rabin's death could be a catalyst...an
invitation to defy efforts to derail the peace process:
((COURTESY/ ABC "THIS WEEK WITH DAVID BRINKLEY))
((SOT))BENJAMIN NETANYAHU...CHMN. LIKUD PARTY
TRACK 4: SO FAR PRESIDENT CLINTON HAS AVOIDED DISCUSSING THE FUTURE OF PEACE
IN THE MIDDLE EAST...VISIBLY SHAKEN BY THE DEATH OF A MAN HE SAID HE LOVED
AND ADMIRED...THE PRESIDENT SPENT SUNDAY MORNING AT CHURCH SERVICES...THEN HE
AND THE FIRST LADY WENT TO THE ISREALI EMBASSY TO SIGN A CONDOLENCE BOOK...
MEANWHILE...THE SOMBER TREK TO JERUSULEM HAS BEGUN...PRESIDENT CLINTON IS
TRAVELLING WITH AN ENTOURAGE OF ABOUT 40 PEOPLE...TO PAY THEIR
RESPECTS TO YITZAK RABIN AT FUNERAL SERVICES ON MONDAY...ELIZABETH KALEDIN CBS
NEWS, NEW YORK))
Here in the valley the reaction to Rabin's death has been the same.
Jewish leaders are asking local congregations to come together and discuss
IN Q=There has been
((RABBI JEROME FOX/BETH ISRAEL SYNAGOGUE: THERE HAS BEEN A TREMENDOUS
OUTPOURING OF DISBELIEF AND OF GRIEF THERE IS A NEED I THINK PEOPLE HAVE FOR
RITUAL AT THIS TIME. AND TO MEET THAT NEED WE'RE GOING TO HAVE A COMMUNITY
SERVICE TOMORROW MORNING AT EIGHT A-M.))
OUT Q=at eight A-M.
Tomorrow two area synagogues are holding a joint community service that it
is open to the public.
The service is at 8 A-M at the Temple Beth Israel.
There will be memorial prayers and open discussion.
Juvenile crime is on the rise.
In Virginia, half of all felonies are committed by offenders 16 and younger.
And the average age of convicted murderers is 19.
As Denise Allen reports, these statistics have prompted lawmakers to look
into reforming juvenile laws.
IN Q=Tommy Lawrence Helms
SUPER=03-Martinsville/October 31; :00
SUPER=03-Wytheville/October 31; :25
SUPER=01-Rob Lanahan/Clinical Psychologist; :48
OUT Q=News 7
(( Tommy Lawrence Helms is 16 years old.
Last Monday, he turned himself into authorities investigating the shooting
death of Lavina Scales.
Prosecutors in this case want to try Helms as an adult.
((ATTORNEY GENERAL JIM GILMORE: DEAD IS DEAD. AND WHEN YOU'VE GOT A VICTIM
DEAD, YOU'VE GOT TO BEGIN TO SET A STANDARD IN THE COMMUNITY. THE TIME HAS
COME TO BEGIN TO THINK ABOUT PROTECTING THE COMMUNITY AND REFORMING THE
In Wythe County, a teenager is charged with killing a sheriff's deputy last
A judge ruled last week that 16 year old Christopher Shawn Wheeler will
stand trial as an adult.
In Virginia, juveniles can be tried as an adult when they're 14.
Some say the system waits too long to intervene, giving juvenile offenders
little or no punishment for their early offenses.
((ROB LANAHAN/CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST: OFTEN TIMES WE DON'T PROVIDE CHILDREN IN
ADOLESCENCE THE OPPORTUNITY TO BENEFIT FROM THOSE. WHAT WE DO IS TEACH THEM
THEY CAN RATIONALIZE AND THEY CAN LOOK FOR EXCUSES.))
Lt. Governor Don Beyer says lawmakers have already attacked the problems
surrounding juvenile law, now the government needs to work on prevention.
He says the solutions will take years.
((LT. GOVERNOR DON BEYER: WE NEED TO INVEST IN HEAD START PROGRAM FOR THREE
AND FOUR YEARS. WE NEED VERY SERIOUS WELFARE REFORM SO THERE ARE HONEST WORK
ROLES IN THE COMMUNITY AND IN THE FAMILY TO GIVE THESE FOLKS SOMETHING
APPROPRIATE TO LOOK FOR.))
Attorney General Jim Gilmore chairs the Governor's Commission on Juvenile
The commission is currently studying ways to reform the system, in hopes of
protecting the community and providing appropriate punishment for juvenile
Denise Allen News 7.))
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Coming up on News-7,
Election day is almost here and we'll let you know about some interesting
And firefighters were RACING to the scene in San Fransisco as a historic
church went up in flames.
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An upper level disturbance brought a taste of winter to western parts of the
region today in the form of snow flurries.
But that system is heading east-- leaving behind clearing skies and more
Clouds will be on the increase tomorrow-- and that'll mean showers lasting
into Election Day.
We'll tell you all about that in the forecast-- please stay with us.
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In San Francisco a fire destroyed a 100-year old church this morning.
SUPER=03-San Francisco, CA;
The blaze also spread to an adjoining building and to an apartment complex
which had to be evacuated.
The St. Paulus Lutheran Church was dedicated in 18-94 as a wooden
reproduction of a French Cathedral.
The church had survived the great San Francisco earthquake of 19-06.
As with all of the political races across the state, the Southside state
senate candidates have the campaign finish line in sight.
Republican incumbent Charles Hawkins is proud of his service in Richmond.
But Democratic Challenger Joyce Glaise thinks that she would be a better
representative for the 9-th district.
Teresa Hamilton has the story.
IN Q=Democrat Joyce
SUPER=01-Joyce Glaise/(D) Candidate for State Senate; :20
SUPER=@Hawkins; 1:06 QUICK!!
OUT Q=Hamilton, News 7.
(( Democrat Joyce Glaise is a familiar face in Danville. For seven years,
she's served on City Council.
HELLO, I'M JOYCE GLAISE...
Glaise is also a teacher.
Not surprisingly, Education is once reason she decided try her hand at
I KNOW THAT EDUCATION EQUAL JOBS, EDUCATION CAN BRING A LOT OF ADVANTAGES TO
THIS AREA IF WE HAVE A GOOD EDUCATION SYSTEM.
During the last election, Glaise was a write in candidate. She describes
herself as person for all people, NOT a career politician.
WORKING TOGETHER ON POSSIBLY CRIME PREVENTION. DEALING WITH ISSURES
RELATING TO WELFARE. ALSO WORIKNG WITH BUSINESSES AND EDUCATION AND GOVERNMENT
ALL OF THOSE SHOULD BE WORKING TOGETHER TO BENEFIT THIS AREA.
Glaise has accused incumbent Charles Hawkins of mostly representing the
interests of the wealthy.
Hawkins, however, dismisses the criticism.
TO SAY THAT I'M AN ELITIST IS PROBABLY REACHING FOR THE FURTHEST STRAW IN
Like Glaise, Hawkins is a familiar face.
For 14 years, he's served in the legislature.
If re-elected, he says one of his goals will be keeping young people at
FOR TOO LONG, WE'VE LOST GENERATION AFTER GENERATION TO THE CITIES.
RICHMOND, ROANOKE, WHEREVER TO FIND JOBS BECASUE WE'RE NOT ALLOWING OURSELVES
TO DEVELOP IN AREAS THAT PRODUCE THOSE MIDDLE TO UPPER INCOME JOBS WHICH IS
JUST WHAT WE NEED.
Hawkins also has other plans for Southside. But it will be up to voters if
he'll get the chacne to make those a reality. Teresa Hamilton, News 7.))
In Botetourt County, two candidates are vying for the Commonwealth's
Joel Branscom is challenging incumbent Rob Hagan.
Branscom has been an assistant prosecutor in Roanoke for nearly 11 years.
The Botetourt County native says his experience as an urban prosecutor will
help him do the job.
((JOEL BRANSCOM/COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY CANDIDATE: BOTETOURT IS GROWING. I
THINK THE COMBINATION OF HAVING THAT BOTETOURT BACKGROUND AND THE EXPERIENCE
I'VE GOTTEN IN ROANOKE CITY IS GOING TO HELP ME MEET THE NEEDS OF BOTETOURT AS
IT GOES TO THE YEAR 2000.))
SUPER=01-Joel Branscom/Commonwealth's Attorney Candidate;
OUT Q=year 2000
Hagan has been prosecuting in Botetourt County for 15 years.
He says his broad experience as a trial lawyer makes him the best candidate
for the job.
IN Q=i've defended
((ROB HAGAN/COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY CANDIDATE: I'VE DEFENDED CRIMINAL CASES
OUTSIDE BOTETOURT COUNTY AND I'VE LEARNED THE DEFENSE LAWYERS BAG OF TRICKS.
I'VE LEARNED HOW TO SIZE UP THE PROSECUTIONS WEAKNESSES JUST AS WELL AS I SIZE
UP THE STRENGTHS.))
SUPER=01-Rob Hagan/Botetourt Co. Commonwealth's Attorney;
OUT Q=up the strengths
Unemployment is below the state average,
Bell Atlantic is improving service,
And the Dow was up.
Len Besthoff gives us the week's top economic stories in the News-7 Business
IN Q=NAT SOT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./File Tape; :07
SUPER=03-Martinsville/Thursday; :48 (quick!)
OUT Q=NAT SOT
Optical Cable of Roanoke County has temporarily postponed plans to sell its
stock to the public.
A good portion of the money it wants to raise will go toward doubling the
size of its plant.
Bell Atlantic will add 120 people to its offices in Roanoke, Richmond, and
Norfolk to address what it calls sub-standard customer service.
It plans to complete the hiring by January.
Advance Auto Parts IS going ahead with a major expansion.
The Roanoke retail chain make the addition at its regional distribution
center, but no new jobs will be created locally.
Unemployment in Roanoke and Lynchburg remains low.
In September Roanoke registered a three-point-five-percent jobless rate,
Lynchburg came in at four-point-four-percent.
The First Citizens Bank of Raleigh will increase its presence in our area.
It has purchased First Union branches in Martinsville and Henry County.
Roanoke Gas and a number of other area companies posted quarterly earnings
The utility had a loss for the most recent quarter, but its annual profits
rose six-percent despite going through the third warmest winter in the last 60
Meanwhile, Charter Federal Savings of Bristol says its net income dropped
Five affiliated national banks, the Patrick Henry Bank, Blue Ridge Bank,
South Boston Bank, Peoples Bank of Danville, and the First National Bank of
Rocky Mount ALL report earnings per share up AT LEAST 43-percent for the first
nine months of 1995.
And up to 150 workers at the Volvo-GM truck plant in Dublin will lose their
jobs next year.
In January the plant will cut its production from 80-to-64 trucks a day.
Checking the Dow Jones Industrial Average for the week, it rose 84-points,
closing at 4825.57.
Len Besthoff, with the News-7 Business Review.
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A Blacksburg teacher gets an award for her hard work and innovative ideas.
And some athletes were working hard as the Special Olympics came to a close
today in Roanoke.
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The Special Olympic Fall Games concluded today in Roanoke.
Almost five hundred athletes participated in volleyball, soccer and
The athletes train for eight weeks for the Olympic Games.
Special Olympics is a year round program.
About 12-hundred volunteers came out to help these special Olympians achieve
IN Q=IT'S AN AVENUE
((AMY SMITH/SPECIAL OLYMPICS: IT'S AN AVENUE FOR THEM TO BUILD SELF ESTEEM.
IT'S AN AVENUE FOR THEM TO GET IN BETTER PHYSICAL CONDITION. IT'S ALSO A
SOCIAL AVENUE. SO THEY BENEFIT IN A LOT OF DIFFERENT AREAS FROM PARTICIPATING
IN THE TOURNAMENTS.))
SUPER=01-Amy Smith/Special Olympics;
OUT Q=in the tournaments.
Miss Virginia, Amber Medlin stopped by the games to hand out medals and
Is it possible to sail the seven seas without leaving your third grade
It appears so, and a teacher from Blacksburg won an award for figuring out
how to accomplish the feat.
Last week, Virginia Tech's College of Education presented Kym Helms an
Excellence in Education award for the Ocean Adventure Project.
The class set up a saltwater aquarium and used the information superhighway
to communicate with people at sea.
((KYM HELMS/AWARD RECIPIENT: AND WE FOLLOWED A SAILBOAT RACE AROUND THE WORLD,
AND SO WE STUDIED THE OCEANS THE SAILORS WERE SAILING OVER AND COMPARED THOSE
ENVIRONMENTS TO THE ENVIRONMENT IN OUR SALTWATER TANK. AND IT CROSSED ALL
CURRICULUM AREAS, IT WAS AN EXCITING HANDS-ON PROGRAM FOR MY STUDENTS. WE
NEVER USED A TEXTBOOK AND COVERED EVERYTHING AND MORE THAT WE NEEDED TO COVER
LAST YEAR. ))
SUPER=01-Kym Helms/Award Recipient;
OUT Q=cover last year.
Helms was among 11 winners from across the state.
The College of Education awards innovative teaching in Virginia's public
schools and community colleges.
Interim Dean Wayne Worner says he's pleased to see more and more
collaboration with the university.
((WAYNE WORNER/VA TECH COLLEGE OF EDUCATION: AS I WALK THROUGH THE DISPLAYS
HERE I FIND EVIDENCE THAT OUR COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, OUR COMPUTER SCIENCE
DEPARTMENT, OUR BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT AND OTHERS ARE NOW GETTING INVOLVED WITH
PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN WAYS THAT WE HAVEN'T SEEN IN THE PAST. ))
SUPER=01-Wayne Worner/Va. Tech College of Education;
OUT Q=in the past.
The Awards Conference ALSO provides a forum for Tech professors and public
school teachers to exchange ideas.
Gus Frerotte, without his top two receivers, had his worst day as the
Kansas City Chiefs beat the Washington Redskins 24 to 3.
SUPER=03-Kansas City, MO/FOX SPORTS; :
The noise in the sky over Arrowhead Stadium this afternoon was a fly by by
the Stealth Bombers.
Kansas City made some noise on its first possession Marcus Allen takes the
handoff and scores from one yard out and the Chiefs took the 7 to nothing lead.
The game got rough in the second quarter Washington's James Washington and
K-C's Danon Hughes go at it near the end of the second quarter.
Kansas City would score the SUPER=30-Kansas
City/=24/Washington/==3;second touchdown of the game when Steve bono goes to
the air and hits Willie Davis on the 19 yard touchdown pass
the Chiefs led 14 to nothing and Kansas City wins it 24 to 3.
IN Q=First audio
((GUS FREROTTE/11 OF 34 140 YARDS: ))
((NORV TURNER/REDSKIN HEAD COACH: ))
SUPER=01-Gus Frerotte/11 Of 34 140 Yards; :00
SUPER=01-Norv Turner/Redskin Head Coach; :13
OUT Q=......available to em."
The Carolina Panthers have become the only expansion team to beat a
defending Super Bowl Champion.
This afternoon Carolina came up with five turnovers to beat San Francisco
13 to 7.
SUPER=03-San Francisco, CA/FOX SPORTS; :
One of the turnovers turned into a Carolina touchdown. Early in the first
quarter Panther defensive back Tim Mckyer picks off this Elvis Grbac pass and
he returns it 96 yards for the touchdown and the Panthers took a 10 to nothing
The Panther defense was just as tough late in the second quarter Lathon
gets in and sacks Grbac for a big loss on this play.
San Francisco got on the board late SUPER=30-Carolina/=13/San
Francisco/==7;in the fourth quarter on this Derek Loville one yard run but the
Panthers win it 13 to 7.
A 39 Yard field goal with no time left on the lock lifted the Minnesota
Vikings over the Green Bay Packers 27 to 24.
SUPER=03-Minneapolis, MN/FOX SPORTS; :
The Viking fans were fired up for the showdown with the Packers.
Green Bay took the lead early in the first quarter when Edgar Bennett
takes the handoff and scores from 13 yards out to make it 7 to nothing.
But Warren Moon rallied the Vikings this 3 yard touchdown pass to Andrew
Jordan in the first quarter tied the game at 7 to 7.
Moon connected on 2 touchdown SUPER=30-Minnesota/=27/Green
Bay/=24;passes in the third quarter this 5 yarder to Chris Carter made it 17
to 16 Vikings and Minnesota wins it 27 to 24.
SUPER=03-Denver, CO/FOX SPORTS; :
In Denver, John Elway completed this 14 yard pass to Aaron Craver to become
the seventh player in N-F-L history to pass for 40 thousand yards as the
Broncos routed the St. Louis Cardinals.
for that and all of today's N-F-L scores lets check the boards.
IN Q=FIRST SCORE
OUT Q=...MIAMI/SAN DIEGO."
The Virginia Cavaliers have moved back in to the A-P Top 20 in this weeks
The Cavaliers pulled off the biggest win in school history Thursday night by
upsetting second ranked Florida State 33 to 28.
The victory gives the Cavaliers a 7 and 3 record and puts them back in the
chase for a major bowl.
Virginia is ranked 14-th with two games left. Next week at Maryland and the
season ender in Charlottesville against the Hokies.
Nebraska holds down the number one spot followed by Ohio State, Florida,
Tennessee and Northwestern.
Florida State, Kansas State, Notre Dame, Colorado and Kansas round out the
And coming up,
Dale Jarrett cruises to victory after a wild finish in the Jiffy Lube
Miami 300 Busch Grand National Race in Miami.
The Virginia Tech Hokies have re-entered the Top 25 this week.
The Hokies check in at number 21
thanks to last night's 31-to-7 win over Syracuse.
A win that Mike Stevens says has guaranteed Tech its third straight post
IN Q=FIRST AUDIO
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Last Night; :00
SUPER=01-Keyna Cory/Carquest Bowl Chairman; :22
SUPER=01-Rick Catlett/Gator Bowl Executive Director; :46
SUPER=01-Frank Beamer/Virginia Tech Head Coach; 1:11
OUT Q=...NEWS 7 SPORTS."
((3 years ago Frank Beamer couldn't buy his way into a bowl game. But my
have times changed. Four professional bowlers scouted the Hokies 31-7 drubbing
of Syracuse and the fans behavior after that hame did absolutely nothing to
hurt the Hokies Reputation.
KEYNA CORY/CARQUEST BOWL CHAIRMAN: THEY TOOK 21 THOUSAND PEOPLE TO THE
GATOR BOWL AND I'M CONVINCED THAT THEY'LL TAKE AT LEAST THAT AMOUNT OF PEOPLE
TO THE CARQUEST BOWL. I'VE WATCHED THEM...I'VE WENT TO SOME OF THE AWAY GAMES
AS WELL, AND I'VE WATCHED THEM FILL UP THEIR BLOCKS IMMEDIATELY AND LOOKING
OFR MORE TICKETS. SO THAT TELLS US A LOT OF GOOD THINGS ABOUT THE FANS AND
THAT THEY WOULD TRAVEL.
But by beating Syracuse the hokies likely played their way out of the
Carquest, and into a much bigger, million dollar plus payday in another bowl.
WE DON'T HAVE A PROBLEM HAVING VIRGINIA TECH BACK 2 YEARS IN A ROW AND WE'D
HOPE THAT THE VIRGINIA TECH FANS WOULD WANT TO COME BACK TWO YEARS IN A ROW.
ESPECIALLY WITH THAT NEW STADIUM WE'VE GOT DOWN THERE FOR THEM .
They folks at the Gator Bowl would take tech right now if they could, and a
return trip to Jacksonville wouldn't be so bad for the Tech program.
But the Hokies are holding out hope for something even bigger. Like a date
at the Sugar Bowl with an opponent like Notre Dame. And Frank Beamer hasn't
given up hope that he also may be playing in the Orange Bowl.
YOU KNOW, I THIK VIRGINIA TECH HAS A LOT TO OFFER AND I THINK THESE BOWL
PEOPLE FEEL LIKE WITH OUR SUPPORT AND THE WAY WE PLAY, I THINK THEY'D THINK WE
HAVE A LOT TO OFFER.
Unfortunately for college football fans, none of the bowls may be able to
offer anything for almost another month.
WE COULD BE STANDING HERE DECEMBER 3RD MAKING OUR FINAL PICKS AND THAT'S NOT
GOOD. WE DON'T WANT TO DO THAT. WE'D LIKE TO GO AHEAD AND MAKE AN
ANNOUNCEMENT IN THE NEXT COUPLE WEEKS BUT IF DOESN'T LOOK NEW THAT WE'LL BE
ABLE TO DO THAT.
STILL A WAITING GAME. LOT OF FOOTBALL TO BE PLAYED.
Tech will try to keep it's big bowl hopes alive when it takes on Temple
theis coming saturday at RFK stadium.
In Blacksburg, Mike Stevens, News 7 Sports.))
The 1995 NASCAR Busch series ended today in the Jiffy Lube 300 at Homestead,
SUPER=03-Homestead, FL/CBS SPORTS; :
Joe Nemechek had the dominant car early in the race he would lead the first
67 laps before he had to get out of the car late in the race because of a high
An exciting finish with 2 laps to go.
Kenny Wallace was leading but he gets bumped in the rear taking out his car,
Hermie Sadler's and David Pearson's the top three cars.
That opened the door for Dale Jarrett he takes the checkered flag winning
the Jiffy Lube Miami 300 Busch Race.
IN Q=fIRST AUDIO
((DALE JARRETT/JIFFY LUBE MIAMI 300 WINNER: ))
SUPER=01-Dale Jarrett/Jiffy Lube Miami 300 Winner; :
OUT Q=.......APPRECIATE IT."
GRAPHIC=Smart Machines logo
A Martinsville company knows the true meaning of the phrase "think big."
Take a look at this.
This mammoth industrial drier is the latest product designed and
manufactured by Smart Machines.
It's 17 feet tall and 20 feet wide, and goes for the low, low price of
It's used to dry sheets of fabric, upholstery, and carpeting as long as a
The machine has six different sections.
It's operator can regulate each one so it has a different speed,
temperature, and airflow.
IN Q=We feel
((GARLAND SMART/SMART MACHINES CEO: WE FEEL LIKE THAT THE TESTS WE'VE RUN AND
THE RESULTS WE'VE GOTTEN HAS BEEN TREMENDOUS, OUR CUSTOMER'S EXTREMELY PLEASED
WITH WHAT THEY'VE SEEN, AND WE THINK IT'S ONE OF THE MORE PROGRESSIVE, UNIQUE
DRYERS THAT WILL BE GOING TO MARKET AT THIS POINT IN TIME.))
SUPER=01-Garland Smart/Smart Machines CEO;
OUT Q=at this point in time.
The company has been custom building massive pieces of machinery like this
It used to be called Martin Processing.
Smart Machines has a variety of customers in a variety of industries,
including Cross Creek Apparel, Philip Morris, and Anheuser Busch.
The company has about 70 employees.