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Up next on News 7 at eleven-
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Good news if you have a credit card or a loan- Interest rates are going down.
The flood water is gone, but the problems are not. Find out why some Glasgow folks say they aren't getting the help they need.
And Olympic Skater Yekatarina Gordeava talks publically for the first time since her husband Sergei Gringov's death.
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News 7 is next.

Newsbreak


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Good Evening.
Good news if you have a credit card or need a loan.
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SUPER=03-Washington, DC;


The Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the second time in two months.
SUPER=03-October 3, 1995;


Sources say O-J Simpson denied under oath that he ever beat his ex-wife Nicole- and that she was the aggressor.
Simpson reportedly made his claims while giving a deposition for a civil suit.
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And skater Yekatarina Gordeava speaks in public for the first time since her husband Sergei Gringov Died. We'll hear from her.
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Join us for News 7 at eleven.

Interest-Rates


ANCHOR=Jean
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GRAPHIC=Interest Rates down


It's about to cost a little less to get a mortgage or a car loan.
As Regina Blakely reports, the Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the second time in two months- this time a quarter of a point.
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((The White House welcomed the news even though reports indicate wholesale prices creeped up again for the second straight month. But the Administration as well as economists continue to play down any talk of inflation pointing to higher energy costs due to the severe winter. MIKE MCCURRY/WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN: THERE WERE SEASONAL VARIANCES AND WEATHER VARIANCES IN THIS AND BY AND LARGE THE DATA REFLECT LOW RATES OF INFLATION WITH CONTINUED STEADY GROWTH WHICH IS ENCOURAGING NEWS FOR THE ECONOMY.
That's the message Federal Chairman Alan Greenspan- who is up for re-appointment-likes to deliver to President Clinton and it's a message the administration likes to repeat as this election year kicks into gear. The last thing the White House needs is bad economic news.
MICHAEL ANDREWS/SALOMON BROTHERS: NO AMERICAN PRESIDENT HAS EVER WON RE-ELECTION WHEN THERE HAS BEEN A RECESSION AT THE END OF THE SECOND QUARTER OF A PRESIDENTIAL RE-ELECTION YEAR. REGINA BLAKELY, CBS NEWS, WASHINGTON.))

Glasgow-Flooding


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NEWSCAST=11 p.m.
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TAPE#96-07
GRAPHIC=Flooding aftermath


It's been seven months since last summer's flood waters ripped through the town of Glasgow.
Since then, the town has been more vulnerable to flooding whenever it rains.
As Kimberly McBroom reports, some say the town isn't getting the help it needs.
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(( Although Glasgow is no longer underwater-- the effects of last June's flooding are still felt.
Surface water continues eroding banks, and debris is still strewn in culverts-- like this one near Gordon Street.
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((THE DRAINOFF FROM TOWN COMES DOWN AND ACTUALLY EXITS TOWN INTO THE MAURY RIVER THROUGH THAT CULVERT. ))
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But often the Maury river backs up and prevents the surface water from draining-- eventually flooding neighborhoods.
Glasgow's assistant fire chief says when it comes to fixing the situation,
the town is being neglected. (/////SOT/////)
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((BILL TODD/GLASGOW VOL. FIRE DEPT.: BUT YET, I CAN RIDE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY AND SEE WHERE THE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DEPARTMENTS HAVE GONE IN AND DUG OUT THE CREEK. THEY'VE PUT UP BIG BOULDERS TO TAKE CARE OF THE EROSION AND I DON'T SEE ANYTHING OCCURRING IN GLASGOW. ))
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Meanwhile, county officials say it's up to those who own the land to contact the soil and water conservation to find out if they qualify for assistance. pre-pro here
And they say when it comes to dealing with creeks and streams-- that usually means going through a lot of people. end pre-pro
But those who feel the effects the most-- are still the residents.
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((KIMBERLY MCBROOM/NEWS 7: AFTER ALL THE REPEATED FLOODING, PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN GLASGOW SAY THEY BECOME FEARFUL WHENEVER THE FORECAST CALLS FOR RAIN. SOME ARE EVEN THINKING OF MOVING. ))
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((FRANKLIN MULL/GLASGOW RESIDENT: ONE OF MY NEIGHBORS-- SHE'S MOVED OUT AND SHE'S NOT COMING BACK. AND THAT'S THE WAY IT IS. I MEAN, WE HAD A NICE NEIGHBORHOOD HERE FOR A WHILE, UNTIL THE WATER GOT TO GETTING TO US. ))
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Meanwhile, Todd says his department will do whatever it takes to get help for their corner of the county.
Kimberly McBroom, news 7, Glasgow.))

Disaster


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TAPE#96-08
GRAPHIC=HOLD Flood aftermath


Rockbridge County is among 10 new Virginia localities eligible for federal assistance after this month's flooding.
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SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co./File Tape;


Today disaster recovery officials listed the counties of Augusta, Clarke, Frederick, Loudoun, Page, Rockingham, and Rockbridge.
The cities included Buena Vista, Covington, and Waynesboro.
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Craig-Fire


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TAPE#96-10
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Investigators are still trying to determine what caused last night's house fire in Craig County that killed two children.
According to their grandfather,
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5- year- old Christopher Thomas Howard and his sister, 3 year old Harle
(HAR-lee) Gayle Howard locked themselves in a closet when the fire started.


Their bodies were taken to the medical examiner for an autopsy.
Meanwhile today, special agents from the State Police walked through the rubble of the New Castle Home-- trying to figure out what triggered the fire.
They hope to know more in the coming days.
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((LT. JIM RUHLAND/STATE POLICE: WE'RE TAKING THEIR STATEMENTS AND THE OTHER WITNESSES THAT WE TALKED TO. THE FIRE DEPARTMENT AND THE NEIGHBORS AND WE'RE TAKING ALL OF THOSE STATEMENTS AND WORKING WITH THOSE ALONG WITH THE EVIDENCE WE SEE INSIDE OF THE HOUSE. ))
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The children's parents were home at the time.
They along with friends and neighbors tried to pull the children out of the house but were unsuccessful.
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Clayborne


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A Danville woman says one of the men charged with killing Angel Dejesus
(De-HEY-sues) also tried to kill her.
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SUPER=03-Danville;


The young woman testified she saw Phil Dennis Clayborne, Junior standing over Dejesus holding a towel.
She says Clayborne then tried to strangle her before he forced her to hide out in a motel with him.
SUPER=03-Danville/July 13;


Dejesus' body was found last July behind a home in Danville.
One of Clayborne's former cell mates also testified against him.
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((BILL FULLER/DANVILLE COMMONWEALTH'S ATTY: WHY DID HE SAY HE CHOKED HIM? JAMES TOTTEN/PROSECUTION WITNESS: A DEAL THAT WENT SOUR. BILL FULLER/DANVILLE COMMONWEALTH'S ATTY: A ROBBERY THAT WENT SOUR? JAMES TOTTEN/PROSECUTION WITNESS: YES, SIR. BILL FULLER: WHAT DID HE MEAN BY THAT? JAMES TOTTEN: THAT HE WAS TRYING TO ROBB THE MAN BUT EVIDENTLY THE MAN PUT UP A STRUGGLE. ))
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Another man is also charged with the murder.
Bryant Lymont Powell is scheduled for trial next month.

Simpson


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O-J Simpson told lawyers he never hit his wife- Nicole.
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SUPER=03-Los Angeles/Last Week;


That's according to sources who also say Simpson claimed Nicole was the aggressor in their fights- and he was only trying to restrain her.
The statements were reportedly made during depositions for the civil trial.
Simpson pleaded no contest to spousal battery after a 1989 fight.
He was acquitted of murder last October-
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Sri-Lanka


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It's being called one of the worst attacks in Sri Lanka's 12-year civil war.
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SUPER=03-Sri Lanka;


A truck packed with explosives rammed the country's central bank- touching off fires.
At least 53 people died.
Hundreds were hurt.
Many others were trapped in buildings-
The search continues for bodies and survivors.
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When News 7 at 11 continues, a Lynchburg company is fined by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission,
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and it's Deja Vu all over again- A southside man finds a surprise in his morning newspaper.
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Robin Roll Lake Level MUSIC UP FULL
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Babcock-Wilcox


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The former Babcock and Wilcox Fuel Company says it'll appeal a 12- thousand dollar fine handed down by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
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SUPER=03-Lynchburg/File Tape


B and W, which changed its name to Framatome Technologies last month, was cited for violations at its Lynchburg nuclear fuel facility.
The N-R-C says the company used improperly designed shipping packages, and exceeded the amount of uranium allowed in its Lynchburg plant.
Framatome spokesman Judith Connell says the company does not believe any health or safety issues were compromised.
An appeal must be filed within 30 days.
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Rubatex


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Workers at Rubatex in Bedford say if they can improve efficiency and quality control, they MAY be rewarded with a sizeable plant renovation.
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SUPER=03-Bedford;


The rubber products maker had all of its shifts attend a mandatory meeting today to discuss the plan.
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((GARY ENGLISH/RUBATEX EMPLOYEE: I THINK A LOT OF PEOPLE WORRIED ABOUT JOB CUTS, LAYOFFS, AND EVERYTHING LIKE THAT, BUT THE PRESIDENT OF THE COMPANY MADE A GOOD PRESENTATION, AS FAR AS UM DEALING WITH, LIKE I SAID, MAJOR INVESTMENTS AND OVERALL QUALITY OF PRODUCTION AND EVERYTHING LIKE THAT, SO.))
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The workers say if the company decides to undertake the investment, it could approach the six-million-dollar mark.
In addition, the employees say they don't believe any layoffs are in the works.
Rubatex has approximately one-thousand employees in Bedford, and a smaller facility in Buchanan.
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ADAPT-Folo


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Social Services workers are reacting with anxiety and confusion to the news the Allen Administration has put a computer system on hold- That system would automate much of the new welfare system.
Ellen Qualls brings us that side of the story.
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(( In Richmond's Department of Social Services, training is going on now to transfer to a new system that would make sense out of the complex web of Medicaid, food stamps, and AFDC benefits.
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((MICHAEL EVANS/RICHMOND SOCIAL SERVICE DIR.: WE'RE ONE OF THE LARGEST AGENCIES IN THE STATE. WE CAN'T AFFORD TO STOP WHAT WE'RE DOING BECAUSE THE AGENCY WOULD HAVE TO STOP ITS OPERATIONS. WE'VE GOT TO PROCEED AS IF THIS THING IS STILL ON LINE. AND KEEP OUR FINGERS CROSSED.))
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The Administration says it's committed to getting some kind of automated system in place -- even if ADAPT is scrapped, and a private vendor has to take over.
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((MICHAEL EVANS: THE REAL HARDSHIP FOR US WILL BE THE LACK OF CLERICAL STAFF. OVER THE LAST TWO TO THREE YEARS, WE'VE BEEN REDUCING THE NUMBERS OF CLERICAL STAFF THAT WOULD HAVE PERFORMED THE FUNCTIONS THAT ARE TO BE PERFORMED BY THE ADAPT SYSTEM.))
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In Roanoke's Social Service Department, no layoffs have occurred.
But the big question is when will a system be provided, because there's NO more money in the Governor's two year budget to deal with it.
That raises the political question of whether putting this computer system on hold was needed to balance the Governor's budget.
Ellen Qualls, News 7, Richmond.))

L'burg-Council


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Even with elections still three months away, Republicans and Democrats are preparing for this spring's battle for Lynchburg city council.
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SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Incumbent Republican Larry Carey says he won't seek re- election, and already two of his party colleagues have expressed interest in his office.
Meanwhile, Ward Three councilman Jim Curling could face opposition from fellow Republican Robert Garber for his position.
G O P leaders hope to avoid a bitter fight within the party.
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SOT 7:12:10
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((CHARLIE JUDD/LYNCHBURG REPUBLICAN CHAIRMAN: WHAT I'M HOPING IS WITH A GOOD, OPEN HONEST DISCUSSION, THERE WILL BE LITTLE DAMAGING RHETORIC IF YOU WILL, OR CAMPAIGN RHETORIC, I'D LIKE TO SEE AS LITTLE OF THAT AS POSSIBLE BUT THAT COULD BE WISHFUL THINKING.))
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Democrats, meanwhile, are simply hoping to find some candidates of their own to fill the ballot.
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((RAY PERKINS/LYNCHBURG DEMOCRATIC CHAIRMAN: WE'RE NOT GOING TO JUST TRY AND HAVE A CANDIDATE RUN UNLESS THAT CANDIDATE FEELS THEY'RE REALLY ABLE AND WILLING TO RUN. WE'RE NOT GOING TO FORCE ANYBODY OR ASK ANYBODY AGAINST THEIR BETTER JUDGMENT TO RUN.))
SUPER=01-Ray Perkins/Lynchburg Democratic Chairman; :00
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Election day is May 7th.
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Tease#2

SOFT MUSIC UNDER
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Coming up next on the broadcast, Robin Reed will have the chilly forecast,
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and we'll see how the surviving member of the world champion pairs skaters is dealing with her life alone.
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TOMLINSON


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TAPE#95-111
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A man from Ridgeway is learning what it's like to see his own obituary in the morning newspaper.
Tracey Hoffman explains why a misprint in the paper has lead to one man's celebration of life.
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SUPER=01-Charles Tomlinson/Funeral Home Director; :30
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(( Charles Tomlinson spent the morning answering telephone calls and faxing information explaining how he's NOT REALLY DEAD.
The Roanoke Times obituaries reported yesterday that the musician turned funeral home director died January 27th.
This isn't the first time the lively 60-year-old has been listed as deceased in the Roanoke Times.
The first notice came out last November.
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((CHARLES TOMLINSON/TOMLISON FUNERAL HOME DIR.; AS A MATTER OF FACT, I WENT TO A COUPLE OF PLACES THIS MORNING AND THE FIRST THING THEY SAID WAS "HEY YOU'RE NOT DEAD!"))
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Tomlinson attributes all the confusion to the faxes of obituary notices that he sends to the newspaper.
The Roanoke Times issued a statement on the mistake saying that it was due to human error.
The newspaper also said that changes have been made in its proofreading techniques to prevent this in the future.
Out of all the publicity and phone calls that Charlie Tomlinson has received from--dying twice and still being alive to tell about it--he says there are just a FEW phone calls that really mean the most.
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((CHARLES TOMLINSON/TOMLINSON FUNERAL HOME DIR.; AND I GUESS WHAT YOU REALLY APPRECIATE IS WHEN YOUR FRIENDS CALL... AND THEY HAVE RESPONDED, THEY REALLY HAVE. AND THAT KEEPS YOU ALIVE-IT KEEPS YOU GOING, AND YOU KNOW EVERYTHING'S OKAY THEN.))
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Charlie Tomlinson remembers when he made music with Hee-Haw's Roy Clark, but as far as he's concerned, he's just glad he can keep on making music on his weekend gospel show. Tracey Hoffman, News 7.))

Cold


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NEWSCAST=11
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GRAPHIC=Winter Wx


From Idaho to Illinois, folks are shivering-
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SUPER=03-Detroit, MI;


Temperatures never got above zero in many areas today.
A fierce Arctic cold
SUPER=03-Green Bay, WI;

wave has turned much of the northern country into an ice box.
Record lows have been recorded across the northern Plains and upper Midwest.
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S-Tech


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NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=twe
TAPE#-TB96-1
GRAPHIC=Va. Tech hoops


The 13th ranked Virginia Tech Hokies were put to the test again last night by UNC-Greensboro. The Spartans sit atop the Big South Conference standings. The two battle it out at the Cassell.
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SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Spartans vs. Hokies;


Bill Foster's team was looking for its 9th win during the month of January and its 15th in a row at the Cassell.
The Hokies jumped out to a 13 point lead early. Jim Jackson knocks down the trey at the top of the key.
Then watch Ace Custis get away with the shuffle and skate down the lane for the easy deuce.
But Randy Peele's club fought back to within 5. Jeremy Davis scores with the athletic move on the baseline.
Tech led by 12 at the break and broke it open in the second half. Custis with the great look to Shawn Good for the 2 hand jam.
Eric Cuthrell would not be outdone. SUPER=33-Virginia
Tech/=74/NC-Greensboro/=48;

He gets the poke away and the breakaway slam but Greensboro gets outmuscled last night by the Hokies 74 to 48.
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S-Cavs


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The Virginia Cavaliers host the Maryland Terrapins tonight at University Hall in an ACC battle. Tip off is scheduled for 8pm.
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SUPER=03-Charlottesville; :00


Our Roy Stanley paid the cavaliers a visit earlier yesterday to try and find out what's wrong. The team has lost four straight and is at 7 and 8 on the season. Jeff Jones gave us a partial explanation.
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((JEFF JONES/VIRGINIA COACH:))
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Roy Stanley will uncover exactly what's going on with the cavs in detail later today.

S-Wake


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NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S5-26
GRAPHIC=College hoops


While the Cavs don't play until today, ACC powers Wake Forest and N.C. State were in action at Lawrence Joel Coliseum.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Winston-Salem, NC/Wolfpack vs. Demon Deacons; :00


Wake three sport star Rusty LaRue became a daddy yesterday, but had permission to play while his wife gave birth.
It turned into a battle of the big men. North Carolina State's Todd Fuller draws first blood with this slam over wake's Tim Duncan.
SUPER=33-Wake Forest/=66/N.C. State/=62;

But Duncan answered at the other end of the floor with this slam. The 12th ranked demon Deac got a scare as they escape with a 66-62 win.
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S-Hoyas


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SUPER=03-Washington D.C./Mountaineers vs. Hoyas; :00

Over in the Big East, John Thompson and his Georgetown Hoyas were looking to pound West Virginia in their Big East Clash tonight.
Allen Iverson is averaging 24 points on the season and he looked strong tonight. he drives and hits the shot for the Hoyas.
The Hoyas were tough all over the floor and the Mounty's never had a
SUPER=33-Georgetown/91/West Virginia/=67;

chance as this one turns into a rout. Jerome Williams makes the steal and goes coast to coast for the statement. Georgetown wins the conference contest 91-67.
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S-Salem


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NEWSCAST=11pm
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GRAPHIC=High School Hoops


To the high school ranks where Salem hosted Cave Spring in non classification contest.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Salem/Knights vs. Spartans; :00


The Spartans would have their hands full with the Knights, who would deliver Salem it's 7th loss of the season.
The main culprit was Cave's Jeff Lang. lang scored a team high 18 points on the night, including this three pointer in the first quarter.
Salem kept within striking distance with this basket by Eric Grinnell off the pass from Andy Beach, but the Knight's inside game seemed stronger.
SUPER=33-Cave Spring/=54/Salem/=47;

Alex Phillips got hot in the second quarter, hitting a couple of baskets over the salem defense.
Hershel Thomas led all scorers with 20 points, but his Spartans fall to the knights 54-47. Now here are tonight's numbers!!
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wipe to boards!!!!!!!

S-Score


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Chyron in motion
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Sports tease


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and still to come tonight, we will catch up with former Martinsville All-American Jeff Adkins, who is now coaching high school ball,
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plus Ken Griffey Junior becomes the first 8 million dollar man, details of juniorr's new contract in a few.
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S-Adkins


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=BB96-2
GRAPHIC=High school hoops


Carlisle is currently the number one ranked independent school in the state. The Chiefs are coached by Jeff Adkins, who is in his third year of leading the Carlisle program.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Last Night; :00


Adkins was an All-American at martinsville high school. From there, he went on to play four years under Lefty Driesell at the University of Maryland.
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(( ))
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Adkins Chiefs won the private school state championship last year; and the team is loaded with high flying athletes like Bryant Redd. The coaches's secret; let them play.
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S-Griffey


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=SMA
TAPE#=S5-27
GRAPHIC=MLB Logo


Major League Baseball has it's first 8 million dollar man. And Ken Griffey Junior feels he's worth it.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=04-Major League Baseball; :00


Today; the Seattle Mariners signed junior to a four year contract extension that will pay him 34 million dollars.
The six time all star outfielder's new deal runs through the year 2 thousand and the organization says he will make 8 and a half million on average per year.
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S-Kick


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=SMA
TAPE#=S6-1
GRAPHIC=NFL logo


Finally, police officer Michael Volino has been given a chance to bank a million bucks.
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SUPER=03-New York;


The sergaent has won a chance to kick a 35-yard field goal and win a million dollars at the Pro-Bowl in Hawaii. If he makes it; he keeps the mil, if he misses he still wins 5 grand! Volino has hired New York Jets special teams coach Ken Rhodes for a crash course in booting.
He admits he isn't a football player and he's happy just for the opportunity.
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Skaters


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They skated like no two skated before-
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Today Yekatarina Gordeyeva talked for the first time publically about the death of her husband Sergei Grinkov.
He collapsed while practicing last November and died.
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SOT 10:20:58
IN Q=

((YEKATERINA GORDEYEVA/OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST: THE NIGHTMARE IS PROBABLY ALREADY GONE. AND VERY UNNATURAL, BUT IT'S REAL LIFE AND I TRY TO UNDERSTAND.)) 10:24:20 ((I WAKE UP EVERY MORNING AND KNOW IT THAT I HAVE NO SERGEI WITH ME ANYMORE.)) butt to 10:22:50 (( NAT SOUND OF MUSIC. OF COURSE I DON'T HAVE MY PARTNER. HALF OF MY BODY WITH ME AND NOBODY HOLD ME AND IT'S REALLY TERRIBLE AND NOBODY HUG ME LIKE WE DID ALWAYS ON THE ICE AND IT'S REALLY DIFFICULT. I ONLY CAN SKATE IF I SKATE I FEEL BETTER.))
SUPER=01-Yekaterina Gordeyeva/Olympic Gold Medalist;
SUPER=04-November 25, 1995; (when nat music comes up)
RUNS=1:12
OUT Q=skate I feel better."
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VO-NAT


Katia says their three year old daughter Daria keeps her busy and comforts her.
She will skate alone next month at a special performance celebrating Sergei's life. (----------------)