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News-Heads

ANCHOR=Jean
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Up next on News 7 at five-
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Where will the Oklahoma Bombing trial take place? A judge begins hearing the case.
And the pilot in yesterday's fatal military crash lost another Navy fighter plane last April. We'll have details.
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Wx-Heads
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Winter type precipitation is set to return to southwest and central Virginia. Details straight ahead.

Medical-heads


ANCHOR=Connie
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TAPE#med heads
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On Health Check-- some good news this time in the fight to cure AIDS.
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It's being called the most potent treatment to date to help people with the disease.
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The Federal Building Bombing rocked Oklahoma City- but will the trial take place there?
That's the question a judge begins deciding today.
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5-Ok-Bombing


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#NET-A
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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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People filled up the courthouse for today's hearing.
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SUPER=03-Oklahoma City, OK;


Lights flashed and sirens blarred while the suspects were brought in.
People who were affected by the blast also filed in to tell the court what they think.
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((JENINE GIST/VICTIM'S MOTHER: WELL OUR DAUGHTER WAS KILLED IN THE MURRAH BUILDING AND WE FEEL LIKE WE NEED TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR THE VICTIMS.)) 14:05:18 ((ARLENE BLANCHARD/SURVIVOR: IT WOULD JUST BE AN INCONVENIENCE. IT HAPPEND HERE. IT SHOULD BE HERE IN OKLAHOMA.))
SUPER=01-Jenine Gist/Victim's Mother; 00-04 quick!!!
SUPER=01-Irene Blanchard/Survivor; 05
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OUT Q=HERE IN OKLAHOMA."
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But lawyers for suspects Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols say too many people know about the bombing in Oklahoma.
And they say people are too emotionally connected to the case.
The hearing is expected to last several days.
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5-Fort-Bragg


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against the Army sergeant accused of the Fort Bragg sniper attack-
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SUPER=03-Fort Bragg, NC;


Police say Sgt. William (KROYT-sir) Kreutzer killed one soldier and wounded 18 others in the pre-dawn strike last October.
He's charged with one count of pre-meditated murder and 18 counts of attempted murder.
The Maryland man was taken to his hearing wearing a bulletproof vest-
Kreutzer did not enter a plea at todays arraignment.
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5-Crash-Folo


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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The pilot of yesterday's fatal military plane crash- had lost a Navy airplane before.
Last April, pilot John Bates lost control of another F-14.
He and his radar officer ejected safely but an invesitagion found pilot error partially responsible.
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SUPER=03-Nashville, TN;


Today military crews found the body of Bates and his radar officer amid the rubble of yesterdays crash near Nashville.
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((REAR ADMIRAL SKIP DIRREN/U.S. NAVY: HE WAS FULLY QUALIFIFED TO COME BACK AND FLY AIRPLANES AGAIN THAT IS NOT UNUSUAL IN OUR SERVICE WHEN WE DO AN INVESTIGATION AND AN EVALUATION BOARD.))
SUPER=01-Rear Admiral Skip Dirren/U.S. Navy;
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Investigators had delayed removing the bodies while they surveyed the scene.
The plane crashed into a Nashville subdivision also killing three people on the ground.
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5-Straw-poll


ANCHOR=Jean
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How are the candidates faring on the road to the White House?
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According to the Alaska straw poll, frontrunner Bob Dole is anything but...
Pat Buchanan is in the lead with 33 percent of the votes.
Steve Forbes was second with 31 percent.
Senator Dole trailed far behind the two leaders, getting just 17 percent.
Among the others candidates, Alan Keyes got 10 percent of the votes and Phil Gramm 9 percent. Lamar Alexander had ONE percent.
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IN Q=i do believe

((PHIL GRAMM/R-CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT: THERE REALLY IS NO FRONTRUNNER IN THIS CASE. I THINK ONE THING STEVE FORBES' MONEY HAS PROVED BEYOND A SHADOW OF A DOUBT IS BOB DOLE'S SUPPORT ALWAYS WAS TISSUE PAPER THIN.))
SUPER=01-Phil Gramm/(R) Candidate for President;
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VO-NAT


On the surface, the Alaska straw poll doesn't mean much.
But a win could give a candidate momentum as the official nomination process gets underway.
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ANCHOR=Jean
SS=campaign 96


In other stats-- Recent Research shows Dole and Forbes in a dead heat in next month's New Hampshire presidential primary.

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HARD MUSIC UNDER


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Don't go away--there's more news heading your way--
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The Rotary Club hopes to prevent house fires. This comes after several recent devastating blazes in the Roanoke Valley.
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ANCHOR=Connie


And on Health CHeck-- news from Richmond on efforts within the General Assembly to help those who suffer hearing loss or carpal tunnel syndrome because of their jobs. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean
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Our own human cookie monster is tracking local Girl Scouts and Brownies.
ANCHOR=Connie


He has a live update on the cookie drive-- as the news continues. cc sponsor

5-Pitts-Shooting


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5p
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TAPE#595-37 from 96-10
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One man was shot and another seriously beaten yesterday after a fight in Pittsylvania County.
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SUPER=03-Pittsylvania Co./Last Night;


The incident in the Callands (CAL-ends) section of the county happened about 10 last night, on state route 969.
Officials say Keith Harris was shot once in the stomach. He's in the hospital in stable condition.
Authorities believe Harris was fighting when he was shot.
The other man, Carl McKinley, was beaten on the head during the fight.
He was treated and released at a Danville hospital.
No arrests have been made.
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5-Bolling


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A Bedford County man could spend the next 30- years in prison for the murder of his live-in girlfriend last June.
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SUPER=03-Bedford/Last Night;


A jury last night convicted Bolling of second degree murder in the shooting death of 27 year old Torina Lynn Wright.
Bolling's attorney argued the shooting was accidental, but prosecutor Randy Krantz says Bolling deliberately shot Wright during an argument.
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((RANDY KRANTZ/PROSECUTOR: THE JURY REJECTED THE THEORY THAT IT WAS AN ACCIDENT IN THIS CASE. I THINK THEY SAW THE CASE FOR WHAT IT WAS, THAT IT WAS A MALICIOUS ACT AND THAT'S WHAT I HAD ARGUED TO THE JURY THAT WHAT SEPARATES MANSLAUGHTER FROM MURDER IS MALICE.))
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OUT Q=from murder is malice.
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The jury also recommended Bolling pay a 30 thousand dollar fine.
He'll be sentenced later.
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5-XGR


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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TAPE#595-36
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The computer system that would make Virginia's massive welfare reform effort manageable is broken.
And the Allen Administration has yet to decide whether to pull the plug or IF the problems can be fixed.
Double Box=Jean/Ellen;


Ellen Qualls is in the state capitol newsroom.
What's wrong with this system?
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Too little time, money, and attention to development over the last five years, only two of which have been Allen Administration responsibility.
SUPER=22-Richmond;


But the key is that some kind of working computer system is vital to welfare reform.
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SUPER=01-Clarence Carter/Acting Social Services Commissioner; :00
SUPER=01-Del. Marian Van Landingham/(D) Alexandria; :10
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((CLARENCE CARTER/ACTING SOCIAL SERVICES COMMISSIONER: WE'RE NOT GONNA TURN SO MUCH... CORRECT.))
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Lawmakers got their first briefing today.
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((DEL. MARIAN VAN LANDINGHAM/D-ALEXANDRIA: WELL THE ANSWERS WE GOT WERE A LITTLE FUZZY. IT'S LIKE WELL WE THINK THERE ARE SOME PROBLEMS WITH THE WAY IT WAS IMPLEMENTED. IT WAS AN IN-HOUSE PROJECT. WE DON'T THINK IT WAS WORKING THAT WELL. WE'VE DECIDED TO REVIEW AND THEN DECIDE WHAT TO DO NOW. THEY DON'T SAY WHY THE MESS WAS MADE SO TO SPEAK. WHY IT WASN'T DONE RIGHT THE FIRST TIME.))
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((DEL. ANDY GUEST/R-FRONT ROYAL: THEY HAVE A REAL PROBLEM AND THEY'VE SPENT 17 MILLION DOLLARS TO DATE. AND NOW THEY'RE WONDERING AS TO WHETHER THEY CONTINUE WITH THE SYSTEM AND ITS DEVELOPMENT OR WHETHER THEY START AGAIN. I MEAN THAT'S ONE TREMENDOUS INVESTMENT.))
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News 7 was able to get a confidential administration memo that details some of the problems.
They start at the beginning, but add that budget cuts crippled the department's ability to make the changes needed with the new welfare law. This system has to incorporate 12- thousand different rules and laws. ((Q&A Is there an estimate on the cost to fix it, and is it in the Governor's budget? Yes-- the confidential memo says 84- million more dollars to get it up and running for five years. No -- it's not in the Governor's budget.))

5-SMOKE-DETECTORS


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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The tragic fires recently are making folks more aware of fire prevention and education.
The Rotary Club of the Roanoke Valley is doing its part in the fight against fire.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


Local Rotary Clubs are donating 800 smoke detectors to fire departments in Roanoke County, Roanoke City, Salem, and Vinton.
SUPER=03-Roanoke/January 20;


The fatal fire last week on Stewart Avenue motivated Club members.
WITH the four-thousand-dollars worth of smoke detectors--Rotarians hope to increase the TIME fire fighters and residents have to save lives--TIME that was NEEDED in recent fires.
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((BRIAN DUNCAN/ROTARY CLUB OF THE ROANOKE VALLEY PRES.; BUT IN THIS CASE, THE NEED WAS AND IS A LITTLE TIME. WE CAN'T ROLL BACK THE HANDS OF TIME, BUT WE CAN GIVE THE ROANOKE VALLEY DEVICES THAT GIVE ITS FAMILY THE TIME THEY NEED TO GET OUT OF HARMS WAY.))
SUPER=01-Brian Duncan/Rotary Club of the Roanoke Valley Pres.;
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pre pro
Roanoke City residents interested in smoke detectors or home insepctions can contact the fire department at 981-2327.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Do-Si-Dos, Samoas, the ever popular Thin Mints and many more--
The drive is officially on for Girl Scout Cookies sales throughout the region.
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SUPER=22-Roanoke;
(patrick ad lib)

stocks bump next

5-GIRL-SCOUTS


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=FIVE
WRITER=PEV
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It's that time of year again, when you might hear a knock at the door and have the chance to buy--you guessed it--GIRL SCOUT COOKIES! DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
The annual effort to raise funds is underway, and Patrick Evans has the story of this year's cookie drive.
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SUPER=21-Patrick Evans;
SUPER=22-Roanoke;
SUPER=01-Kathy Campbell/Troop 40 Leader;
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN
Stats
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SUPER=303-43/30/60/S-5mph/29.96/f;



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health music under


ANCHOR=Jean
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Stick around--- You may hear the roar at the Round House tonight-- we'll

have a live report--rink-side in tonight's Ticker.
ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check-- the costs of health care.
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Just as in real estate, the golden rule of American medicine seems to be: location, location, location.
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((THIS IS A CRAZY FIELD, WHERE WE ARE ALMOST DEFYING THE LAWS OF SUPPLY AND DEMAND. ))
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health bump next

5-AIDS


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#596-01
GRAPHIC=AIDS Research


One scientist calls the latest development in AIDS research "wonderfully exciting"-- the most potent treatment yet for people with the disease.
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The new drug Crixivan when combined with two drugs already on the market-- A-Z-T and 3-T-C may provide a potent triple-punch combination that suppresses the disease.
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IN Q=After four

((MARK BOWERS/SAN FRANCISCO AIDS FOUNDATION: AFTER FOUR MONTHS NO VIRUS WAS DETECTABLE IN THE BLOODSTREAM OF 24 OUT OF 26 OF THE PEOPLE WHO GOT THIS COMBINATION. )) ((PAT CHRISTEN SAN FRANCISCO AIDS FOUNDATION: 90-PERCENT OF THE INDIVIDUALS WITH HIV DISEASE IN THESE STUDIES WHO RECEIVED THIS COMBINATION THERAPY CEASED TO HAVE DETECTABLE AIDS VIRUS IN THEIR BLOOD AND THAT IS VERY EXCITING AND HOPEFUL NEWS BY ANY MEASURE. ))
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SUPER=01-Pat Christen/San Francisco AIDS Foundation; :07
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OUT Q=any measure.
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A-Z-T and the new drug, Crixivan, are known as protease inhibitors, because they interrupt the life cycle of the AIDS virus-- but don't kill it.
There's still no data though on just how long they can keep the virus at bay.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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The new drug may be available this spring.
A year's supply of it, and the other medications, could tally up to 30-thousand dollars.

5-Carpal-Tunnel


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NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#596-02
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In Richmond, a House of Delegates committee has voted that employees who suffer from hearing loss or carpal tunnel syndrome should be able to claim workers compensation benefits.
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SUPER=@File; :


Virginia's workers-compensation system will pay for medical expenses and lost wages for work-related illnesses.
But it doesn't pay for injuries caused by years of repeated stress -- so-called cumulative-trauma injuries.
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


Last year, Governor Allen vetoed a similar bill, saying it would increase the cost of workers' comp insurance and drive business out of the state.

5-Immunization


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
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TAPE#595-40
GRAPHIC=children's health


Also at the State Capitol-- the Senate has approved a bill that would remove a law requiring health officials
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to get written permission from parents before they can share immunization records.
Some lawmakers say the existing consent clause has caused confusion, leading to fewer children being properly immunized.
Only 48-percent of kids in the state under age two have up-to-date immunizations against diseases such as tetanus, whooping cough and diphtheria.
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5-Bills


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#596-30
GRAPHIC=health care costs


Some news about the nation's health care costs.
Two new surveys that indicate costs for patients in health
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SUPER=@File; :

maintenance organizations -- H-M-Os -- were either flat or declining last year, while traditional insurance continued to rise.
A survey by a benefits consultant shows total spending for health benefits provided by U-S employers rose two-point-one percent in 1995.
Another survey indicates that health care costs for 120 large employers will increase at an average rate of three percent during this year.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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In the late 1980s and early 1990s, increases between ten percent and 18 percent were commonplace.

5-Cost


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
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Researchers at Dartmouth Medical School have mapped health care in the U.S., and their atlas shows a starling pattern-- it's often where you live that determines both the kind and the cost of medical care.
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SUPER=01-Dr. John Wennberg/Atlas Principle Investigator; :40
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((KAREN DAVIS/ HEALTH CARE RESEARCHER COMMONWEALTH FUND: THE WIDE VARIATION REVEALED BY THE STUDY IS DISTURBING.AND I THINK IT POINTS TO THE NEEDS OF QUALITY STANDARDS IN THIS COUNTRY. ))
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But researchers found little evidence that patients received inadequate care anywhere in the country-- but the treatments doctors prescribe do vary widely.
Whether it's mammograms or prostate biopsies, whether it's in patient or out-patient care for pneumonia or gastroenteritis, where you live seems to determine what you get.
To treat heart disease, doctors in the East seem to perform more open heart surgery-- while doctors in the West rely more on medication and diet.
But in Virginia-- Norfolk and Arlington are at opposite ends of the spectrum.
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((DR. JOHN WENNBERG/ATLAS PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR: WHAT DOES NOT MAKE SENSE IS THAT IF YOU LIVE IN REGION X YOU SHOULD GET 3 TIMES AS MUCH CARE AS IF YOU LIVE IN REGION Y WHICH MAY BE JUST 20 MILES FURTHER DOWN THE ROAD.))
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Some doctors say there's just one solution-- for patient to become more involved in designing the kind and cost of care they receive.
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2-SHOT-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


The Round House is the place to be tonight--as Nashville invades the Star City--
ANCHOR=Connie


FOr more on that and other sports of the day-- let's check in with Mike Stevens.

S5-Express


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Good afternoon everyone, welcome to your Tuesday ticker. We start on the freezer floor over at the Roanoke Civic Center where the Express is gearing up for a non divisional battle with Nashville. double box-mike /steve
Steve Mason is at the Round House with tonight's pre game X's and O's. Steve,
SUPER=@Steve1; :
SUPER=22-Roanoke;


Mike, tonight's game pits Nashville's high powered offense against the Express's stingy defense. The Knights lead the entire league in scoring with 227 goals so far this season. Roanoke has allowed 3 goals or less in it's last five of six games.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/Friday Night; :00


The Express is coming off perhaps it's best weekend of hockey all season. Friday night, Roanoke beat the best team in the league in Richmond 4-3
SUPER=04-Saturday Night; :


And then the team came back Saturday and defeated the East Division's second place team in Hampton Roads 1-nothing. Daniel Berthiaume notched his second shutout of the season. Berthiaume is 8 and OH in shootouts.
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SUPER=22-Roanoke; :


But, the Juice might be in the cage tonight. Matt DelGuidice will give Berthiaume a break for two reasons. One, because Juice played for Nashville last year and Express sources say he did not get along with Nashville coach Mark Kumple, also the Express will need Bert rested for this weekend when Roanoke plays Richmond Hampton and Raleigh all on the road, double Box/Mike & steve
Mike at six, we will interview Jeff Jestadt and Dave Stewart live, Mike.

S5-Stuff


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NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-18
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The Magic Johnson show returns to the Fabulous Forum in Inglewood tonight as the Lakers host the Warriors.
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SUPER=03-Inglewood, CA; :00

Magic was the center of attention to say the least this afternoon at the team's shootaround.
He won't start tonight but he will play sometime after the pregame vocalist sings the phrase "home of the brave."
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((DEL HARRIS/LAKERS HEAD COACH:))
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VO-NAT con't
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Last Night; :00


The Virginia Tech Hokies improved to 14 and 2 overall last night as they beat St. Joseph's 85-to-76 at the Cassell.
The Hokies got balanced scoring for the second straight game, putting four players in double figures and giving 8 players qualify minutes.
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((BILL FOSTER/VA. TECH HEAD COACH:))
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OUT Q=...THE UNDERDOG."
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=NONE


The Hokies are back home tomorrow night taking on UNC-Greensboro.
I'll be back at six.
Have a good night everybody. take a break

5-Kicker


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#net-h
GRAPHIC=education


Steve Lu is a Freshman at California State University.
He doesn't know what he wants to major in-- and while that doesn't sound so unusual...
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SUPER=03-Carson, CA;


consider this: Steve is TEN years old.
His mom walked him to class for the first day of school yesterday.
He has an IQ of 194 and took the SAT when he was just nine.
Steve will take 13-credits-- including biology, English, music and computer science.
Although his strengths are said to be science and math, Steve says he has no idea what he wants to be when he grows up.
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six-preview


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(toss to robin)
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(robin tosses to jean)
ANCHOR=Jean


An abandoned and condemned church in Giles County is being born again.
double boxes Jean/Keith


Keith Humphry is here to tell us about Habitat for Humanity's renovation plans at Bethel United Methodist.
ANCHOR=Keith
SUPER=@Keith1;


Jean, freed slaves built Bethel in the 1860's.
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SUPER=03-Pearisburg;


The church was a thriving African-American congregation for more than a century.
It was condemned in 1993, 10 years after its final service.
Now Habitat for Humanity is renovating it into a three-bedroom home.
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ANCHOR=Keith


United Methodist church officials will donate the building next month.
double boxes Jean/Keith


We'll have more on the project on News-7 at Six. (ad lib bye) ANCHOR=Jean