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Up next on News 7-at five
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This is the site of a new multi million dollar facility in Roanoke County.
The Governor was even in town to help announce it. Len Besthoff will have a live report-
Plus a huge oil spill- worse than the Exxon Valdez.
And a report on kissing.
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Wx-Heads
TALENT=Robin
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A bit muddy but otherwise a fine day with readings in low 60s for many. More of the same is on the way.

Medical-heads


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On Health Check-- millions of people are suffering from angina.
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Now, one research hospital is borrowing a technique from the Chinese-- and producing some positive results.
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((GOVERNOR GEORGE ALLEN: IT'S A GREAT WAY TO START 1996.))
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The Governor helps announce the largest private investment in Roanoke County's history.
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5-Valley-TechPark


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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon.
ANCHOR=roanoke co


It's the mother of all industrial projects for Roanoke County.
A high-tech printing company is planning to build a multi-million dollar facility that will take up almost an entire industrial park.
DOUBLE BOXES Jean/Len


Len Besthoff has been following this story, and he joins us from the Roanoke County administration building.
Len this must be a pretty big announcement if it brings the governor to town...
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LIVE=LEN FULL
SUPER=@Len1;
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It sure is Jean.
The folks in this building behind me are pretty happy with themselves right now, because they have landed what many people are calling "the big one".
As we first told you, R-R Donnelley will build a plant that for starters, will have 175 workers.
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((GOVERNOR GEORGE ALLEN: ))
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Now that's only the beginning.
The plant will be located in the Valley TechPark in the western part of the County.
It will eventually employ 750 people if all three phases of the construction are completed.
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The county will give the company about two-and-a-half-million-dollars worth of incentives...mostly in terms of site improvements at Valley TechPark.
double boxes Jean/Len
(QUESTION: IT SOUNDS LIKE R-R DONNELLEY IS PUTTING A LOT OF MONEY INTO THIS

PROJECT...HOW LARGE IS THIS COMPANY?)

5-Buchanan


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Pat Buchanan left New Hampshire a winner.
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Now he's promising a bold new conservatism that'll protect the little guy-
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((PAT BUCHANAN/R- PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: THE CONSERVATIVE THAT LOOKS OUT FOR THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THIS COUNTRY, WHO'S JOBS HAVE BEEN SACRIFICED ON THE ALTARS OF THE TRADE DEALS.))
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Buchanan's message also includes vehement opposition to abortion rights and foreign trade and he is openly anti-gay.
Today Bob Dole said it's his mainstream conservatism that can win for the Republicans.
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((SEN. BOB DOLE/R- PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: THIS IS DEADLY SERIOUS BUSINESS. WE'RE TALKING ABOUT NOMINATING A REPUBLICAN TO BEAT BILL CLINTON.))
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Lamar Alexander though is dismissing Dole as a viable candidate saying he has no ideas.
He says Dole should step aside and let Buchanan and him battle it out for the nomination.
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5-Nelms


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A Virginia House of Delegates member is facing an indecent exposure charge.
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Suffolk Republican Robert Nelms was arrested last Thursday in a Richmond park.
Nelms declined explanation today, but says he will contest the police report that he was exposing himself in a picnic area.
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((IT'S JUST THE ONE CHARGE? ROBERT NELMS/(R) SUFFOLK: YEA. AND UM. YOU KNOW I DON'T UNDERSTAND BUT UM ANYWAY.))
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The 37 year old Nelms is a professional environmental consultant who has represented Suffolk in the House since 1992.
He coaches a Little League team, he's married and has one child.
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5-Drowning-Hoax


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It turns out the 14 year- old girl divers spent two days searching for was never even seen in the New river.
Giles County investigator Willie Lucas said today he has now determined the girl did NOT jump off Commissary Hill bridge, as her 16 year- old friend reported Sunday.
Investigators got a call yesterday that the girl was safe and sound.
News- 7 has confirmed she is in a hospital undergoing psychiatric treatment.
Lucas would not say why the girls pulled the hoax, only that it's a bizarre situation.
Lucas plans to consult with the Commonwealth's Attorney about possible charges against the pair.
News- 7 is not releasing the names of the girls because of their age.

5-Tornado


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Quite a suprise for folks in Santa Rosa, California.
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A tornado touched down- the first one there in three years.
The early morning twister snapped trees and fences.
This homeowner found his roof on the front lawn.
Residents say the twister lasted about ten seconds, but sounded like a freight train.
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Straight ahead--its being described as an oil spill worse than the Exxon Valdez incident.
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But first-- Roanoke County Police shoot a man in a standoff last night.
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On Health Check-- a lesson in carbon monoxide safety.
Plus, a popular breakfast platter may not be for the faint of heart.
We'll give you the latest low-down from the country's most notorious fat-busters. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean
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The Roanoke Junior Express is loading up and hauling to Canada.
ANCHOR=Connie


More on the team's trek to the International Competition in Tonight's Two Minute Ticker-- stick around. cc sponsor

5-Drug-Bust


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Authorities are still rounding up suspects following an eight- month undercover drug operation in Pittsylvania County.
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Late this afternoon, authorities arrested 20- suspects-- including one juvenile.
Authorities are still searching for 32- other suspects.
The undercover operation began last June.
Authorities say most of the violations involved cocaine.
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((HAROLD PLASTER/PITTSYLVANIA CO. SHERIFF: THIS WE HOPE MAKES A BIG DIFFERENCE, IT'S AN ONGOING PLIGHT IN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, VIRGINIA, THE UNITED STATES TO GET RID OF DRUGS, I DON'T THINK WE'LL EVER GET RID OF IT, BUT IN LAW ENFORCEMENT WE'LL CONTINUE TO ENFORCE THE LAWS AGAINST ILLEGAL DRUGS. ))
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The undercover investigation was dubbed, "Operation Iroc" (EYE-ROCK).
Authorities say more arrests are expected.
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5-Standoff


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Roanoke County police are defending shooting a man last night after a three and a half hour standoff.
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Lieutenant G-W Roche shot David Ira Bell was shot once in the chest after Bell refused to put down his weapon.
Police say they were answering a domestic dispute call on Keffer Road in Catawba.
When they arrived--they found Bell in the yard with a loaded handgun.
Bell went back into the house where family members had locked themselves in an upstairs bedroom.
Police say they watched his movements in the house for several hours until the 36-year old came out pointing his weapon at police.
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((SGT. CHUCK MASON/ROANOKE CO. POLICE DEPT.; THE OUTCOME OF THIS WAS CLEARLY NOT WHAT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAD HOPED FOR. THIS WAS JUST A SORT OF TRAGIC OCCURRENCE THAT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT WAS TRYING TO AVOID.))
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Bell was taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
The investigation continues-- Police say they may file charges against Bell.

5-Oil-Spill


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It's worse than the Exxon Valdez oil spill-
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19 million gallons have already leaked into the water near a British wildlife preserve.
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((IT'S JUST AN APPALLING MESS. IT'S A REAL NIGHTMARE.)) BUTT TO 10:23:30 ((MIKE BAINES/WILDLIFE TRUST: IT'S GOING TO GET INTO THE FOOD CHAIN. IT'S GOING TO BE THERE FOR MONTHS IF NOT YEARS.))
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Environmentalists say oil has surrounded two islands that are home to seals and sea birds.
The tanker spilled 19 million gallons- eight million more than the Exxon Valdez in 1989.
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5-Train-Ax


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A train wreck in Colorado today-
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killed two crew members and sent sulfuric acid spilling down a mountainside- and across a highway.
The highly corrosive liquid stopped just short of reaching a river.
No word on what caused the train derailment.
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The Hill City is far away from the Big Apple, but Broadway has made its way to Lynchburg.
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stocks bump next

5-Chorus-Line


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A bit of Broadway comes to the Hill City as High Schoolers at E-C Glass prepare their latest production. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Patrick Evans has a look behind the scenes of "A Chorus Line" in Lynchburg this evening.
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SUPER=01-Jim Ackley/Director;
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN

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Still to come-- some students are getting up close and personal in one college course. We'll explain
ANCHOR=Connie


And on Health Check-- a closer look at what Americans are eating for breakfast.
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The traditional platter with all the fixings may be more fattening than you ever dreamed.
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((THE GOOD NEWS IS ITS EASY TO MAKE BREAKFAST BETTER. IF YOU ASK FOR SUBSTITUTIONS AND ALMOST EVERY RESTAURANT OFFER SOME HEALTHY MENUS. ))
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health bump next

5-Bad-Breakfast


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It canned Chinese, Italian and Mexican food, then delis, movie popcorn, even "lite" restaurant menus.
Now the Center for Science in the Public Interest is sending out a warning about the evils that may be lurking in your breakfast.
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((JAYNE HURLEY/CENTER FOR SCIENCE IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: WE FOUND MANY BREAKFASTS THAT GIVE YOU AN ENTIRE DAY WORTH OF FAT, SATURATED FAT, SODIUM AND CHOLESTEROL ALL BEFORE TEN O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.))
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The center dissected menus from Denny's, the International House of Pancakes, and Bob's Big Boy restaurants.
The biggest culprit-- the traditional breakfast platter with two eggs, sausages, bacon and pancakes.
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((THE GRAND-SLAM TYPE PLATTER IS A STRIKE-OUT. IT GIVES YOU ALMOST A DAY'S FAT, SATURATED FAT AND SODIUM, TWO DAYS WORTH OF CHOLESTEROL AND 1,100 CALORIES. ))
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Their recommended choice: hot or cold cereal, with fresh fruit-- juice, toast and jam, minus the butter or margarine.
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5-Carbon-Monoxide


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Carbon Monoxide is the leading cause of poisoning death in America-- killing up to 15-hundred people each year, and injuring at least ten-thousand others.
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Since December, Roanoke City Fire officials have responded to 20 incidents of Carbon Monoxide poisoning.
Most of those calls were the result of improperly maintained heaters.
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((WINSTON SIMMONS/ROANOKE DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF: THAT INCLUDES KEROSENE TYPE HEATERS, YOUR GAS HEATERS, FLUE, ANYWHERE YOU HAVE A FLU HOOK UP. ELECTRICAL IS USUALLY NOT A PROBLEM.))
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Carbon Monoxide is called the silent killer because it's colorless and odorless.
Some of the symptoms include dizziness, headaches and drowsiness.
Fire officials recommend installing carbon monoxide alarms in the home.

5-Angina


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Millions of Americans suffer angina-- a frightening pain caused by poor blood flow around the heart.
It's often an early warning sign of heart disease.
But a new treatment is showing some good results.
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First, these inflatable boots are strapped along the entire length of the patient's legs.
Then, air is blown through tubes to make the "pants" pulsate at specific intervals.
While it looks intimidating, the idea is simple: forcing blood to the heart during the "relaxation" phase of the heartbeat, when it's most receptive to blood flow.
It may eliminate angina permanently.
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(( DR. RICHARD NESTO, DEACONESS HOSPITAL:WHAT WE THINK IS HAPPENING IS THAT THE HEART, THE BLOOD VESSELS IN THE HEART MUSCLE ARE ACTUALLY GETTING BIGGER AND INTERCONNECTING IN A MANNER THAT MORE BLOOD IS ACTUALLY DELIVERED TO THE HEART MUSCLE ITSELF. ))
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Even though this angina treatment is relatively new in the U.S., the Chinese have been using this method for 15 years.
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2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


The Roanoke Junior Express is planning for its big face off in Montreal--
ANCHOR=Connie


But first Mike has some news for the record books in tonight's Two Minute Ticker.

S5-Stuff


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Good evening everybody and welcome to the midweek ticker.
Let's get started with another milestone that was reached in the NBA.
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Last night the Jazz beat the Celtics 112-to-98 as John Stockton stripped this ball from Eric Williams and in the process became the NBA's all-time steals leader.
Stockton passes Maurice Cheeks on the thieves list. He now has 23 hundred and 11 steals.
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((JOHN STOCKTON/NBA'S ALL-TIME STEALS LEADER:))
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Things also worked out for the Orlando Magic last night, as they set an NBA record for the most consecutive home wins to open a season.
Orlando won its 28th straight game with a 123-to-104 victory over the Sixers.
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And this afternoon UNC Charlotte head basketball coach and athletic director Jeff Mullins announced that he is stepping down and the end of this season.
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Also, this Radford University BOARD of Visitors has approved the reassignment of Athletic director Chuck Taylor, who asked the board to relieve him of his AD duties so he could once again teach fulltime.

S5-ICE


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The Roanoke Junior Express hockey team leaves for Montreal Canada tomorrow morning where the squad will play four games this weekend in a youth hockey tournament that features 50 teams from around the world!
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/February 16; :00


Last Friday; the junior Express unveiled their new jersey's during intermission of the Roanoke/South Carolina game. The team raised the 15 thousand dollars needed for tournament fees, hotel accommodations and for the new attire; A big "thank you" goes to Roanoke supporters.
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((PATRICK SAVARD/JUNIOR EXPRESS PLAYER:))
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The team will play at least four games in Montreal starting with two games this Friday. The tournament field includes teams from Europe as well Canada.
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ANCHOR=Mike


Coming up at six, some signings to talk about in the NFL, plus we will hear from Jennifer Capriati, and we will check in on the Atlanta Braves as they go through Spring training. But don't go anywhere; more news 7 at five to come.
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5-Kissing


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Maybe you've experienced the rigors of college--- advanced algebra,

chemistry and history.
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But what about a class on kissing?
That's the subject of a seminar at a Seattle college.
Topics include kissing in public, and of course, proper technique.
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((THAT'S HOW YOU KISS IN PUBLIC. KEEP A GOOD LIP SEAL. YOU'VE GOT TO BREATHE THROUGH YOUR NOSE.))
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But the professor says there is a serious side to the class, as kissing becomes more than a prelude to sex, but a replacement for sex.
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((MICHAEL CANE/COLLEGE PROFESSOR: TODAY WITH THE THREAT OF AIDS A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE CONSIDERING LESS INTIMATE ACTIVITY THAN SEX ITSELF.))
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Cane is planning a seminar on hugging-- but doubts it will draw the same attention.
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ANCHOR=Jean


The month of May will bring city council elections in Roanoke...
double boxes Jean/Keith


And tonight Keith Humphry has more on one of the first candidates to announce a campaign.
ANCHOR=Keith
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Jean, five seats are up for grabs in the May elections.
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and this afternoon Alvin Nash said he will seek the republican nomination.
Nash is the deputy director of Total Action Against Poverty and says economic development and neighborhood protection will top his agenda.
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ANCHOR=Keith


We'll hear from him and bring you the rest
double boxes Jean/Keith

of the news weather and sports in half an hour.
ANCHOR=Jean
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more of E-C Glass High School's production of "A Chorus Line." Goodnight. And that's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE, we'd like to leave you tonight, with some