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1-News-Head

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Homecoming from the Sugar Bowl is just as sweet- -though fatigue and real life are bringing the hokies back down to earth.
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ANCHOR=Keith


That story coming up on NEWS 7 at SIX, --also word of a eight million dollar lawsuit against Tech.

Sports-head


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#sports head
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Tonight in sports, the Hokies land in Roanoke just in time to see how their success if translating into big money for at least one area company.
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And Nebraska and Florida get set to battle for the national championship tonight at 8 right here on your hometown station.
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WX-Head
TALENT=Robin
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The rains continue for a few more hours then northwesterly winds bring a winter reminder to the region. Chilly details are coming up.

County-Body


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#95-105
GRAPHIC=None


A suspicious death in Roanoke County--
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A Blue Ridge man was found dead at his workplace shortly after seven o'clock this morning.
Police say the body of 26- year- old Christopher Lee Wilson was discovered at General Import Services on Brambleton Avenue.
Authorities have yet to determine the cause of death. An autopsy is scheduled tomorrow.
Though they're releasing few details police are calling the death suspicious.
Authorities are still investigating.
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Morrison


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#95-106
GRAPHIC=Virginia Tech


A bitter- sweet homecoming for the Hokies returning from New Orleans today....
Virginia Tech's win in the Sugar Bowl was over- shadowed by an 8-point-3 million dollar lawsuit against the University and two of its football players.
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The case involves linebacker Tony Morrison of Chesapeake along with a lesser- known player from Florida.
Last Spring a Virginia Tech Judicial Committee found Morrison guilty of sexual assault and suspended him from the University for two semesters.
According to the lawsuit, Head Coach Frank Beamer managed to get the suspension overturned.
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ANCHOR=Keith
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The victim, Christy Brzonkala, told NEWS 7 today that Beamer predicted last August that Morrison would be back on the team in time for the start of the Fall season- -that he made the statement BEFORE the University actually lifted the suspension.
Beamer said today this was the first he's heard of that. The University issued a brief statement tonight, saying it welcomes the opportunity to present the facts in court.

Tech-Return


ANCHOR=keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=spr
TAPE#95-96
GRAPHIC=Sugar Bowl


Despite the controversy off the field, Virginia Tech football players are all smiles.
The team touched down in Southwest Virginia shortly before one o'clock. Scott Prince was there.
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(( The celebration has died down.
Now exhaustion has kicked in for the Virginia Tech football team.
A bunch of tired Hokies arrived at Roanoke Regional Airport.
And while, New Orleans was fun, many said it was good to be back on familiar turf.
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((BRIAN EDMUNDS/VIRGINIA TECH FULLBACK: THEY GAVE US YESTERDAY TO BE DOWN IN NEW ORLEANS AND DO WHATEVER WE WANTED TO DO. IT GAVE US SOME TIME TO RELAX. IT WAS A SAFE TRIP BACK. ))
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Their time in Roanoke was short- lived.
The Sugar Bowl champs hopped on three charter busses and headed to Blacksburg. Nat sound crowd cheering
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The welcome wagon consisted of about a dozen fans.
Some think confusion over the Hokies' flight schedule kept some people away.
But even though the numbers were small, the excitement levels were still high.
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((ROBIN MCCOY/VIRGINIA TECH FAN: IT SHOWS A LOT. WE'RE PROUD OF THEM, VERY PROUD. ))
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((KERRI BEASLEY/VIRGINIA TECH FAN: I THINK THEY NEED THE SUPPORT. I DON'T THINK THEY GET THE RESPECT THEY DESERVE AND THEY WORKED HARD. I DEFINITELY THINK THEY NEED PEOPLE TO KNOW THAT THEY'RE BEHIND THEM. ))
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Even though this team has done extraordinary things-- players will turn into ordinary college students for the next few days.
Most of them are heading home to spend the remainder of winter break with their families.
Scott Prince, News 7.))

Annexation


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=six
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#95-102
GRAPHIC=Annexation


Roanoke County supervisors say they aren't trying to pick a fight, but today they voted to request a controversial change in the county's charter.
The county will ask the general assembly for immunity from annexation, a move that brought complaints from city officials and skepticism from some local lawmakers.
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((BOB JOHNSON/ROANOKE CO. SUPERVISORS CHAIRMAN: I'M NOT FOR ANY ADVERSARIAL RELATIONSHIPS. THE MEDIA WILL HAVE A FIELD DAY WITH THIS, BUT I'M NOT GOING TO APOLOGIZE FOR ROANOKE COUNTY AND THE CITIZENS RIGHT TO EXIST. THEY DESERVE IT. WE'RE GOING TO SEE THAT THEY GET IT.))
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Though state law currently prohibits cities from initiating annexation of county land, the supervisors say they fear changes that would allow Salem or Roanoke to chip away at the county's tax base.
Vinton Delegate Dick Cranwell did not attend today's meeting, but Roanoke lawmakers said they do not expect the charter change to get very far in the General Assembly.
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ANCHOR=Keith
SS=HOLD


Meanwhile, Roanoke City Council tried and failed to name a replacement for John Edwards today.
Council members discussed the issue in private for more than an hour, but a motion to appoint former council member Bob Garland failed on a tie vote.

L'burg-Fatal


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#=95-103
GRAPHIC=None


A Lynchburg man was killed when his car smashed into a tree.
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Police say 33-year-old Ricky Louis Roberts was driving in the 700 block of Leesville Road around 10 this morning.
The car was so badly mangled from the collision, the victim had to be cut from the wreckage.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say speed was a factor in the accident.
They also say he was not wearing a seat belt.
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Pileup


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#95-111
GRAPHIC=None


In another accident in Lynchburg a three car pile up sent three people to the hospital.
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It happened around two this afternoon on Candler's Mountain near the River Ridge Mall.
Authorities believe the accident occurred as the vehicles were leaving the Mall.
The victims were taken to Lynchburg General Hospital and are listed in stable condition.
Police are still investigating.
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Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Keith
SS=NONE


Still to come on News 7 at 6--tobacco takes on the F-D-A.
The issue--just whose job is it to make laws about the sale of cigarettes?
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and a bit later--don't leave FOR home without it.
Good advice for the Tech Hokies.
We'll have the story of the mysterious disappearing Sugar Bowl trophy.
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Roanoke-Fire


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#95-107
GRAPHIC=Fire


The Roanoke Fire Department says burning oil prevented it from getting a house fire under control this afternoon.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


An assistant fire chief with the city suspects a malfunctioning oil stove may have caused the fire on the 16- hundred block of Redwood Drive.
Either that, he says, or the stove may have set something else on fire.
The fire department calls the home a total loss.
None of the people who lived there were hurt.
Two of the owner's five pets did not survive.
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Tire-Fire


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#95-108
GRAPHIC=Fire Aftermath


Last summer's big tire fire in Franklin County was NOT deliberately set.
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TAPE# 95-58
VO-NAT
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That's the conclusion after a five-month, multi-agency investigation into the fire at the Virginia Rubber Recycling Plant.
Authorities say it was accidental. They found a problem in the wiring in a machine that breaks down tires, cuts them, and takes the metal out.
The blaze was fueled by thousands of old tires and burned for several days.
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Payne


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#95-100
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


Last August, the federal government announced a proposal to restrict the use and marketing of tobacco products.
Today was the cutoff for public comment on the plan, which has been heavily criticized by Southside tobacco farmers and others in the industry.
Teresa Hamilton reports, both groups are vowing to keep up their fight.
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((The federal government wants to keep cigarettes away from underage smokers.
The idea may seem noble.
But Southside tobacco farmers say the FDA is threatening their livelihood.
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((DONNIE MOORE/PITTSYLVANIA CO. TOBACCO FARMER: IN THE FIRST PLACE WE DON'T THINK THEY'RE REALLY TRYING TO REGULATE NICOTINE, THEY'RE GETTING THEIR FOOT IN THE DOOR TO PUT US OUT OF BUSINESS, AND I JUST HOPE THEY GET THE MESSAGE, WE'RE NOT GOING TO TAKE IT SITTING DOWN. ))
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Donnie Moore is pinning his hopes on lawmakers, like Congressman L- F Payne.
The Democrat says the FDA has no business regulating nicotine as a drug, because all 50- states already ban underage smoking.
He recently drafted a letter to the FDA-- calling the agency's proposals UNconstitutional.
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((REP. L. F. PAYNE/D-5TH DISTRICT: WHAT'S BEING DONE HERE IS THAT THE PRESIDENT AND THE FDA ARE USURPING AUTHORITY THAT BELONGS TO THE CONGRESS AND THAT'S WHY WE HAVE SO MANY PEOPLE IN CONGRESS, ALMOST 130 PEOPLE WHO'VE SIGNED THE LETTER OBJECTING TO WHAT'S GOING ON HERE. ))
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Congressman Payne isn't the only one to lash out at the FDA.
According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, five major tobacco companies have filed two- thousand pages of documents-- calling the FDA's proposal UNconstitutional. su
The tobacco controversy is a nationwide issue.
Congressman Payne's letter was signed by both Democrats and Republicans-- from across the country. Teresa Hamilton, News 7.))

Anti-tobacco


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#95-97
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


ANTI-smoking forces in Virginia view President Clinton and F-D-A Director David Kessler as heroes.
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SUPER=03-Richmond;


Virginia's chapter of the Group To Alleviate Smoking in Public -- or GASP -- fired off seven pages of its own comments to the FDA today.
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((ANNE MORROW DONLEY/VA. GASP: WHEN YOU HAVE PEOPLE LIKE FORMER PRESIDENT CARTER WHO WENT TO CLINTON AND URGED HIM TO TAKE THIS STEP. AND SAID THAT HE HAD HAD THE CHANCE TO TAKE THIS STEP AND HADN'T DONE IT. THAT HE HAD BELIEVED THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY THAT THEY WOULD REGULATE THEMSELVES AND THEY HAD LIED TO HIM. I THINK THAT'S ALSO VERY SIGNIFICANT. THAT NOW THOSE OF US WHO ARE OUT THERE AND WHO HAVE BEEN WORKING ON THIS FOR MANY YEARS, AND WHO HAVE BEEN SUFFERING AND SEEING PEOPLE DYING WITH TOBACCO RELATED ILLNESSES, THAT WE SEE NOW THAT THE GOVERNMENT IS WILLING TO LISTEN.))
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VO-NAT


GASP points out that cigarette sellers regularly display tobacco products in a way that entices children.
The proposed FDA regulations are all aimed at tryibng to keep children from buying, smoking... even wanting tobacco products.
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ATT-Layoffs


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#95-109
GRAPHIC=AT&T


A-T-and-T announced a move today that will please investors.
But it probably has some employees' ears ringing.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


The phone company will cut 40-THOUSAND jobs as it splits into three separate companies.
The move will NOT have a major effect on our area.
But the New River Valley is still recovering from the closing of the A-T-and-T plant in Fairlawn FIVE YEARS AGO.
Kimberly Burchett (burr-SHETT) was among the thousand-plus people who lost their jobs.
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((KIMBERLY BURCHETT/FORMER AT&T EMPLOYEE: I STILL THINK A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE OUT THERE STILL LOOKING FOR THE JOB THEY HAD AT A-T-AND-T. AND IT'S JUST NOT OUT THERE. NOT THE MONEY WISE, IT'S NOT OUT THERE.))
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VO-NAT
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Burchett went back to school and got another job with the town of Pulaski.
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ANCHOR=Keith
SS=AT & T


People running the area's economic development efforts say it now has a thousand MORE jobs than BEFORE A-T-and-T left.
But they admit many of the jobs don't pay as well.

Stocks


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=six
WRITER=sly
TAPE#=Stocks
GRAPHIC=NONE


The stock market shot higher in the first trading session of 1996.
The Dow climbed 60 points.
NASDAQ was up more than six points.
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Cleft-Clinic


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#95-113
GRAPHIC=Cleft Palate


Finding out your baby has a birth defect is a harrowing experience for some parents.
About one in every 700 infants is born with cleft lip and palate-- meaning there's an opening in the lip or the roof of the mouth.
Health Check's Connie Stevens has this report on Roanoke Memorial Hospital's Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic.
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The clinic is staffed only once a month, by a team of volunteer physicians working to treat these kids from birth to adulthood.
Physicians say the important thing is the care-- the family's ability to pay isn't a consideration.
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((DR. ENRIQUE SILBERBLATT: YOU NEED AN OTOLARYNOLOGIST. YOU NEED A PLASTIC SURGEON, YOU NEED DENTISTS, ORTHODONTISTS, AND THE LIST GOES ON. SPEECH THERAPIST. RATHER THAN HAVE A PATIENT GO FROM OFFICE TO OFFICE AND YOU'RE TALKING ABOUT FIVE, SIX, SEVEN OFFICES-- EVERYBODY COMES HERE AND THEY'RE ALL SEEN AT ONCE. ))
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Cleft Lip and Palate can make it extremely hard for parents to feed their babies-- the condition can also cause frequent ear infections and problems with speech development.
For Adam Hager, it's taken a round of surgery and treatment-- but Adam is now healthier than many children.
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((RON HAGER/PARENT: WE BROUGHT ADAM TO THE CLINIC THE FIRST TIME WHEN HE WAS SEVEN DAYS OLD...AND THAT FEELING OF WARMTH AND LOVE AND COMPASSION THAT I FELT WHEN I WALKED IN THE DOOR THE FIRST TIME, I'LL NEVER FORGET. I CAN GET CHOKED UP RIGHT NOW THINKING ABOUT IT.))
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Cleft lip and palate are believed to be caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors
It's just one of the focuses of the state's "Children's Specialty Services" department-- which has similar clinics treating a variety of conditions.
Connie Stevens, News 7.

Trophy


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sly
TAPE#95-110
GRAPHIC=Sugar Bowl


Virginia Tech's Sugar Bowl win over Texas was oh-so-sweet.
The team answered critics who questioned whether Tech belonged among college football's elite.
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VO-NAT
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Just about the only question remaining after the game was--what happened to the Sugar Bowl trophy presented to the winners?
It seems Coach Frank Beamer said he turned the trophy over to his senior players--who later said they weren't sure what happened to it.
Talent=Keith
SS=Sugar Bowl


Beamer promised an all-out search for the trophy--only to discover one of his players had hidden it as a joke.
It's now safe and sound at its new home in Blacksburg.
And to give you another idea of the high spirits which prevailed in New Orleans-- folks at Tech say one student staggered back to his hotel only today--two DAYS after the game ended.
It seems he just got a little too caught up in the revelry.

Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#sports tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


Tonight in sports, Nebraska and Florida get set to battle for the national championship.
Virginia Tech arrives back in Roanoke this afternoon.
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And the Sugar Bowl success is translating into some Sweet Business for an Roanoke screen printing company.
That story and more in just moment.
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S-Tech


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#TF95-2
GRAPHIC=TECH SUGAR


The Virginia Tech Hokies can add another honor to their list of accomplishments this season.
The Sugar Bowl champions were voted number on today in the final Lambert Poll of the season.
This poll ranks the top 10 teams in the Northeast and the Hokies earned all seven first place votes to outpoint Penn State.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/This Afternoon; :00


As we told you earlier, the team touched down in Roanoke this afternoon.
Leading the parade of players back into the Commonwealth was Sugar Bowl MVP, Bryan Still.
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((BRYAN STILL/SUGAR BOWL MVP:))
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Many of the Tech players left New Orleans with their parents to head home for Winter break.
The entire team and the trophy are now back safe and sound.
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S-Shirts


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#fb95-3
GRAPHIC=SUGAR BOWL


The Hokies championship is worth a lot more than three million dollars to the University.
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Roanoke's Scribners screen printing has enough Sugar Bowl orders for T-shirts and sweat shirts to keep the company's staff hopping into June.
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((GREG SCRIBNER/OWNER - SCRIBNER SCREEN PRINTING:))
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You might call Scribner an eternal optimist. Two days before the Hokies beat Texas in the Sugar Bowl, photographer Greg Moore and I accidentally bumped into him in the French Quarter.
At the time Scribner was already wearing a Tech Sugar Bowl champion T-shirt.
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((GREG SCRIBNER:))
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S-Fiesta


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#FB95-2
GRAPHIC=fiesta bowl


The postseason college football bowl season comes to close a tonight in Tempe, Arizona as Nebraska battles Florida in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Tempe, AZ; :00


Both teams stretched and posed for the final time last night.
This evening the two unbeatens with very different coaches will attempt to prove who is the best team in the land.
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((TOM OSBORNE/NEBRASKA HEAD COACH:)) ((STEVE SPURRIER/FLORIDA HEAD COACH:))
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SUPER=01-Steve Spurrier/Florida Head Coach; :08
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=HOLD FIESTA


The game is so big out in Lincoln, Nebraska that church meetings are postponed, bowling leagues are canceled, and soccer games have been rescheduled across the state.
Even a JC Penney store is closing early.

S-Orange


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s5-27
GRAPHIC=ORANGE BOWL


The Fiesta Bowl will have to be an awesome game to equal last night's Orange Bowl shootout between Florida State and Notre Dame.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Miami, FL/CBS; :00


The Irish appeared to have the game in hand with a 26-to-7 lead at one point late in the second half.
But Seminole quarterback Danny Kanell threw three TD passes in the final quarter including this 3 yard game winner to Andre Cooper.
Florida State comes from behind to win it 31-to-26.
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((DANNY KANELL/FLORIDA STATE QUARTERBACK:))
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OUT Q= ...TEAM PERFORMANCE.
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S-Marshall


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S5-25
GRAPHIC=College Football


The Marshall University football program is losing for than head football coach Jim Donnan to Georgia.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Lexington; :00


This afternoon a coach's wife in Huntington confirmed that Donnan plans to bring at least five Marshall assistants with him to the University of Georgia.
Among those making the move is offensive coordinator Chris Scelfo.
In one other Marshall note, Youngstown state coach Jim Tressel said today he is set to interview for the opening.
The only problem is that Marshall president Wade Gilley says Tressel isn't a candidate.
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