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Up next on News 7 at five-
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Remembering Martin Luther King Junior in Atlanta and here in Southwest Virginia.
Is your trash piling up? You're not alone. We'll tell you about the workers who are out there trying to pick it up.
Plus fire in Roanoke has investigators scratching their heads.
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Wx-Heads
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We went for the big warm up today but it won't happen again tomorrow. Clouds, cooler weather and rains by Thursday top the weather story tonight.

Medical-heads


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On Health Check-- last year more than five-thousand women died of cervical cancer--
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because the disease was detected too late.
Researchers hope those odds are improving, with a new way to double-check the pap test.
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((MARTIN LUTHER KING JUNIOR ENVISIONED THE ULTIMATE DREAM. THE FREEDOM ACHIEVED IN STRUGGLE, REACHED IN BROTHERHOOD.))
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Remembering Martin Luther King on what would have been his 67th birthday.
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5-Clinton-King


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Good Evening I'm Jean Jadhon and this is News 7 at Five.
President Clinton and others celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday in Atlanta today.
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The slain civil rights leader is remembered for his leadership and for his dream.
The crowd gave King's sister a standing ovation-
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((CHRISTINE KING FARRIS/SISTER OF KING JR.: IN A FEW SHORT YEARS HE HELPED CHANGE AMERICA FOR ALL TIME AND THOUGH HE ACCOMPLISHED A GREAT DEAL DURING HIS LIFETIME MARTIN LUTHER KING JUNIOR WAS NEVER ABLE TO COMPELTE WHAT HE STARTED.))
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Farris says her brother gave hope to us all.
The three hour ceremony was held at the church where King, his father and grandfather all served.
The President, Coretta Scott King and others today also laid a wreath at King's grave.
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5-Keen-King


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Locally, Dr. King was remembered with a march along one of Pittsylvania County's busiest roadways.
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Teresa Hamilton joins us from Danville--
Teresa, I understand the late Dr. King actually spoke in Danville.
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Jean, when Doctor King was in Danville he spoke at High Street Baptist church.
That's just a short distance from where we're at, here on Main Street.
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It's been more than 30- years since Doctor King delivered his words of encouragement.
He came to Danville in 1963 during a time of great civil unrest.
But his message of non-violence lives on.
Reverend William Avon Keene helped organize this morning's march along Route- 29 in Pittsylvania County.
He's the local Chapter President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
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((REV. WILLIAM AVON KEENE/LOCAL SCLC, PRESIDENT: THE MAIN OBJECTIVE IS TO EDUCATE THE YOUTH, AND TO EDUCATE ADULTS WHO ARE NOT AWARE OF OUR NON-VIOLET PRINCIPLES TO RESOLVE AND SOLUTIONS FOR PROBLEMS. ))
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This year's march was unique.
This is actually the third day they've been hitting the pavement.
The march actually began in Danville on Saturday. They marched again on Sunday and then finished today.
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(Jean Q: Why three days?)
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It's all tied to symbolism. Day one represents Doctor King's death, day two his burial. Today stood for the resurrection-- of his memory and what he stood for.

5-LJK-Day


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A workshop was held in Roanoke to remember the holiday.
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Children gathered at the Harrison Museum of African American Culture.
They were reminded of the Civil Rights Movement through various activities.
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((ALETHA BOLDEN/HARRISON MUSEUM: IT'S VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOUNG PEOPLE UNDERSTAND THE SIGNIFICANCE OF DR. KING, THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, AND ANYTHING TO DO WITH WHERE WE ARE TODAY.))
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The state observes this day as Lee- Jackson- King- Day.
Ceremonies marking the birthdays of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson are scheduled later this week.

5-Kid-Drugs


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Mothers are supposed to protect their children, but a Louisiana mom instead apparently sold her daughter for crack cocaine.
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((MIKE HALPHEN/BOSSIER CITY POLICE: THE MOTHER TRADED THE EIGHT YEAR OLD TO THE MALE IN EXCHANGE FOR CRACK COCAINE WITH THE UNDERSTANDING AND KNOWLEDGE THAT THE MALE WAS GOING TO HAVE SEX WITH HER EIGHT YEAR DAUGHTER.))
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Police arrested 31 year old Michael Cain for raping the girl.
He says the girls mother, 28 year old Bertha Hill traded the child for drugs.
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Police were tipped off by a caller at the motel where Cain took the little girl.

5-Chechnya


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In southern Russia, Russian army troops have stormed a small village where Chechen rebels were holding scores of hostages.
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Military officials say one serviceman died and at least three were wounded.
The rebels have been holding more than 100 hostages in the village and yesterday refused an order to surrender and lay down their weapons.
Russian President Boris Yeltsin reportedly ordered today's all-out attack after learning that the rebels had killed some of their hostages.
The rebels deny the claim.
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There's more NEWS-7 at Five heading your way--no doubt your garbage has been piling up after last week's snowstorm.
We'll tell you about efforts to get back on track for trash collection.
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Also it's back to the books--and after an unscheduled week off students are raring to go.
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On Health Check--
The latest findings into Alzheimer's Disease-- with a link to alcohol and tobacco.
Plus, down-home cooking, the low-fat way.
ANCHOR=Jean
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And a little later--the Super Bowl matchup is set. Mike Stevens will have the latest. cc sponsor

5-Trash


ANCHOR=Jean
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Many public employees had the day off, but this was no holiday for sanitation workers in the city of Roanoke.
After a week without trash pick-up, they returned to their rounds this morning.
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And Joe Dashiell reports residents in at least one neighborhood were pleased to see them.
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Jean... The Blizzard of '96 blew into town last Saturday, and most neighborhoods haven't seen a garbage truck since.
Needless to say, the snow isn't the only thing that's been piling up in this alley.
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((The snow plows are still at it... and now the city's garbage trucks are getting back into the act.
Though some residents hadn't brought their bags to the curb... there was plenty to pick up.
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((DONALD CRAFT/SANITATION WORKER: THEY'VE GOT TWO WEEKS OUT. IT'S RUNNING PRETTY HEAVY. I'M LOADED NOW AND USUALLY I GET ANOTHER COUPLE MORE STREETS ON HERE, BUT IT'S RUNNING PRETTY HEAVY THROUGH HERE.))
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With more pavement appearing from beneath the ice, the return of the garbage truck was another signal that Roanokers are putting the blizzard behind them.
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((HAMMETT EDWARDS/ROANOKE RESIDENT: I HOPE TO GET OUT TO THE DRUGSTORE AND GET SOME MEDICINE ON PETER'S CREEK. IS THAT THE FIRST TIME YOU'VE BEEN OUT SINCE LAST WEEKEND? YEAH, I DON'T GET NO FURTHER THAN THAT MAILBOX RIGHT THERE.))
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Roanoke is on its regular schedule of refuse collection this week... though the city is asking residents to bring their trash to the curb.
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Jean, Roanoke County will resume its trash collection tomorrow, with pick-up running a day behind the regular schedule.

5-SALEM-SCHOOLS


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Salem schools are the first in the Roanoke Valley to open after last week's snowstorm.
It took a lot of work by city and school workers but everything was ready for the students today.
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Construction and temporary mobile units around George Washington Carver Elementary School made it impossible for plows to get into the area.
Snow was shoveled from the sidewalks by hand and then taken away by dump trucks.
Students returned to the cleared walkways full of energy and ready to get back to the books.
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((DIANE WASHENBERGER: GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER PRINCIPAL: YEAH, I SAW A LOT OF SMILES-DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY FIGHTING AGAINST COMING IN THIS MORNING. THEY WERE ALL READY TO BE BACK.))
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Students will make up SOME of the missed school days on regularly scheduled teacher work days and parent conference days.


5-Roanoke-Fire


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A fire in Roanoke's historic Gainsboro district is still baffling investigators.
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Around eleven- thirty last night, a house caught fire on Patton Avenue.
Then the flames jumped to an abandoned home next to it.
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((LAWRENCE PANNELL/WITNESS: I RAN IN THE HOUSE AND I CALLED 911. AND WHEN I CAME OUT HERE, BOTH OF ROOFS WERE ON FIRE. ))
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The owner of the house wasn't home... but there were people inside.
Fire fighters quickly got them out.
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((JIM PATTON/DISTRICT TWO FIRE CHIEF: WE HAD TO EVACUATE THE PEOPLE OUT OF THE ONE HOUSE.. BUT THEY WEREN'T RUNNING INTO ANY DANGER. THE WIND WAS BLOWING THE OTHER WAY. ))
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The cause of the blaze has not been determined.
It's being investigated by the Fire Marshal's office.
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Coming up next on NEWS-7 at FIVE, Robin will be in with what's shaping up to be a fine-looking forecast--
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and a nasty pileup on a North Carolina highway this morning is being blamed on heavy fog. We'll have details--stay with us.
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5-Pileup


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At least one person has died and 20 others are injured after a massive pileup this morning on a North Carolina highway.
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Some 40 cars were involved in the chain reaction accident on Interstate 40 at Canton, in far western North Carolina.
A ten- mile stretch of the highway was closed in both directions.
Heavy fog is being blamed for the mishap. wipe wipe wipe

5-Roof-Collapse


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wipe wipe wipe
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The heavy snow took it's toll on a number of buildings around the country.
At a roller skating rink in Whitman, Massachusetts, an awning collapsed under the weight of the snow and ice, leaving four people injured.
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In Fishers, Indiana-- snow buildup is the primary suspect in the collapse of a church gymnasium there last night.
75 children were evacuated from the gym-- without injury.
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And in Ohio, a 40- foot section of a store's roof collapsed under the weight of three feet of snow.
Several people were injured with cuts and bruises.
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Stick around---we'll take you on a walk in space, as the Shuttle astronauts

continue their latest mission.
ANCHOR=Connie

And on Health Check--
"Miracles in Natoma's Kitchen."
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The author of this low-fat cookbook of southern specialties pays us a visit.
How does low-fat chicken and gravy biscuits sound?
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((I TELL PEOPLE IF THE GOOD LORD INTENDED FOR ME TO EAT CARROT STICKS HE WOULD HAVE MADE ME A RABBIT. ))
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5-Pap


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Every year, 50-million women in the U.S. have pap smears done to test for cervical cancer.
Though it's treatable, it's one of the most common female cancers-- accounting for six-percent of all malignancies in American women.
Last year, more than five-thousand women died of cervical cancer, because the disease was detected to late to be cured.
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((THE FIRST CASE WE'RE LOOKING AT IS THE PAP SMEAR IMAGE FOR A WOMAN WHO WAS 42 YEARS OLD, AND DIED OF CERVICAL CANCER.))
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Though the traditional pap test is an important diagnostic test, it's not fool-proof.
It's estimated that between one and four out of every 10 abnormal pap tests results are incorrectly reported to be negative.
Recently, the F-D-A approved the use of computer-aided technology to re-screen negative tests-- removing some of the guess work.
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((DR. LAURIE MANGO/NEUROMEDICAL SYSTEMS: THE PAPNET TESTING SYSTEM BASICALLY PROVIDES FOR WOMEN A SAFETY NET TO HELP ASSURE THAT NO ABNORMALITY IS MISSED ON THEIR PAP SMEAR.))
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Papnet aids early detection by scanning "apparently" normal smears, under a high resolution computer microscope.
Designed by Neuromedical Systems, the scope spots cells whose shape and size suggest an abnormality and then magnifies them 400 times.
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(( DR. MANGO: THERE ARE APPROXIMATELY TWO TO THREE HUNDRED CELLS ON EVERY PAP SMEAR. AMONGST THOSE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF NORMAL CELLS, AN ABNORMALITY CAN BE PRESENT IN THE FORM OF 10 TO 40 CELLS SO THAT PAPNET SELECTS THE 128 CELLS THAT APPEAR MOST ABNORMAL.))
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In clinical trials, the Papnet system increased the accuracy of pap smear results by 30-percent.
Beginning this month, women can ask their gynecologists to have their diagnostic lab refer their smears to any one of 40 Papnet labs in the country for a second review.
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5-Alzheimer's


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British researchers have drawn a link between alcohol, tobacco and Alzheimer's disease.
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The Alzheimer's Research Trust has just finished a study of 800 patients-- with the most striking finding that alcohol consumption and smoking can trigger the disease at an earlier age.
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5-Natoma


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For southerners fond of chicken gravy and biscuits, deep fried foods and corn bread-- weight loss can be especially difficult.
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But not impossible, says Natoma Riley author of the cookbook "Miracles in Natoma's Kitchen."
She recently stopped by the station here-- with some ideas on modifying those down home family favorites.
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((NATOMA RILEY/COOKBOOK AUTHOR: I THINK IT'S REAL IMPORTANT THAT A WOMAN BE ABLE TO GO TO A LOCAL GROCERY STORE, BUY THE FOOD THAT SHE NORMALLY WOULD BUY WHAT WE'VE LEARNED TO DO IN EVANSVILLE, INDIANA WHICH IS WHERE I'M FROM, AND THEY'VE LOST OVER SIX-THOUSAND POUNDS THIS LAST YEAR. KEEP A RUNNING TOTAL OF THE WEIGHT LOSS IN THE AREA. WHAT WE'VE LEARNED TO DO, WE BOUGHT A COMPUTER TO PAY PAUL. IF I WANT TWO SLICES OF CRISP BACON FOR BREAKFAST I KNOW I'M GOING TO PICK UP ANYWHERE FROM SEVEN TO EIGHT FAT GRAMS. I EAT A LOW-FAT OR A NON-FAT LUNCH, WHICH A LOT OF THE RECIPES IN THE BOOK SAY THE BLESSED WORD, "FAT FREE" FOR EXAMPLE THE CHICKEN, GRAVY AND BISCUITS, I USED FAT-FREE SOUR CREAM, A HALF A CAN OF THE CREAM OF CHICKEN SOUP INSTEAD OF THE WHOLE CAN. SO THERE'S WAYS THAT YOU CAN CUT DOWN. THE FRUIT DESERT HERE, THIS IS THIS IS ONE OF MY FAMILY'S FAVORITES. IT'S SO EASY TO MAKE I MADE IT IN THE HOTEL BEFORE I CAME ALL YOU NEED IS A CAN OPENER.AND IT'S FAT-FREE ))
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Natoma tells us she lost 110-pounds on these de-fatted southern favorites-- and she's kept it off for ten years.
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5-French-Fries


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The National Cancer Institute is alarmed after studying kids and teens, to learn what vegetable they call the favorite.
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Their finding: French Fries.
Fried potatoes make up nearly one-quarter of all the vegetables they consumed-- with fifty percent of all the children surveyed eating less than one serving of fruit a day.
Doctors say kids don't usually like the complex taste of vegetables.
The problem is apparently worsened by the high-fat, high-salt, fast-food cuisine their parents consume.
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ANCHOR=Jean


Super Bowl 30 is scheduled for later this month in sunny, warm Arizona.

ANCHOR=Connie


This past weekend we found out which two teams will be making the trip--Mike Stevens has the story in tonight's two minute ticker.

S5-Football


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Good afternoon everyone, welcome to your Monday Ticker. The stage is set for Super Bowl 30 as the Dallas Cowboys will meet the Pittsburgh Steelers January 28th in Tempe Arizona.
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Thanks to Emmitt Smith's 150 yards and three touchdowns, Michael Irvin's 2 TD catches and Troy Aikman's steady passing efficiency; the Cowboys advanced to their third Super Bowl in 4 years.
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((DEION SANDERS/COWBOYS CORNERBACK:))
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Green Bay receiver coach Gil Haskell fractured his skull when his head hit the ground after two players collided with him on this play. Today, he remains in the intensive care unit of Baylor University Hospital in Dallas.
So, the scoreboard was just one of a few areas the Pack came up short.
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(( ))
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The Steelers will represent the AFC in the Super Bowl after holding off the Colts on a last second play that just barely failed.
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S5-Stuff


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In honor of Martin LUther KIng day a number of NBA and NHL matinees were held today across the country.
Up in Landover, Maryland at the US Air Arena, the Bulls misfired the Bullets 116-to-109.
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The Bullets dressed only 10 players today, and that was bad news for Washington fans as Scottie Pippen blows down the lane on the left side and rams in the one handed jam. Pippen had 27.
But the main man was Michael Jordan who followed up Saturday night's 48 point explosion with 46 today.
Michael had 19 points in the first quarter, and he then added 19 more in the fourth.
Look at the two handed throwdown!!
The Bulls win it 116-to- 109 this afternoon.
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Elsewhere this afternoon, the Hawks beat the Pistons, the Bucks bagged the Knicks.
And in the NHL, Vancouver shutout Boston 6-to-nothing, and the Islanders nipped Tamp Bay 3-to-2.
Lot's more coming your way at six including some of the humorous moments from last week's NASCAR media tour.
Have a nice Monday eveing everybody. take a break

six-preview


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ANCHOR=Jean


Coming up at Six, the Bedford County sheriff's department has added ten new people to its staff, but it's not costing the county a dime.
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Here's Keith Humphry with a preview on a program that's linking cops with senior citizens.
ANCHOR=Keith
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Jean, the TRIAD program was developed seven years ago as a way to help the elderly learn how to avoid becoming victims of crime.
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In Bedford, they've taken it a step further... now senior citizens are volunteering their time at the sheriff's department.
They're helping with clerical duties, which is freeing up deputies for more important jobs like patrolling the roads.
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Today was the first day on the job for two of the program's volunteers.
double boxes Jean/Keith


We'll tell you how things went, tonight at Six.
ANCHOR=Jean
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5-Shuttle


ANCHOR=Jean
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It was "a blast"--that's how one astronaut describes his six hour space walk.
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In freezing temperatures astronauts Larry Chiao and Daniel Barry tested new tools and practiced construction techniques that will be used to build an international space station sometime next year.
There will be a second space walk on Wednesday, when astronaut Winston Scott temperatures of outer space. will test how warm his spacesuit will keep him in the extremely cold