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Up next on News 7 at Five-
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Another blow to Southside. Pink slips go out to workers as Sara Lee announces it's closing a plant.
Voters are out in force. It is Junior Tuesday.
Plus a nationally award winning pooch lives right here in the Roanoke Valley.
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Wx-Heads
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Strong winds and rain top tonight's weather story.
A look at the radar pictures in a moment.

Medical-heads


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On Health Check-- the physical and emotional toll of stress....it's not in your imagination.
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We'll have some remedies to curb the effects of a busy lifestyle, without running away from it all.
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SOT 12:02:14 reynolds clean feed
IN Q=since 1994

((SINCE 1994 SARA LEE HAS HAD SEVERAL DOWNSIZING ANNOUNCEMENTS AND SO THIS SORT OF IS THE FINAL CHAPTER.))
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OUT Q=FINAL CHAPTER.
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More than 400- employees of Sara Lee Knit products were told today the plant is closing and they will be out of work.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at Five, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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Sara Lee Knit Products used to be one of the Southside's largest employers-- but not anymore.
Today the active-wear company announced the plant closing in Martinsville..
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Len Besthoff covered the first cutbacks at Sara Lee, two years ago.
Len even though people expected these cuts, this must have a devastating impact?
(len ad lib)
SUPER=@Len1;
SUPER=22-Martinsville;
(roll cue: "all be shut down.")
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SUPER=01-Margaret Inman/Sara Lee Employee; :00 quick!!
SUPER=03-Martinsville; :08
SUPER=01-Angela Law/Sara Lee Employee; :22
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SUPER=22-Martinsville;
(Len ad lib)
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(questions: What kind of severance package do employees get?)



5-Jr-Tuesday


ANCHOR=Jean
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Americans are going to polls today-
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It is Junior Tuesday- the day that could wrap up the Republican Presidential nomination for Bob Dole.
SUPER=03-Falmouth, ME;


From Maryland to Maine, voters are out-
Georgia offers the biggest prize today.
That's where Pat Buchanan was trying to shore up some last minute votes.
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((PAT BUCHANAN/R- PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: THERE'S NO DOUBT WE WANT TO DO WELL IN GEORGIA. I THINK WE'VE GOT TO DO WELL TO PICK UP THE MOMENTUM AND TO REGAIN MOMENTUM.))
SUPER=01-Pat Buchanan/(R) Presidential Candidate;
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OUT Q=AND TO REGAIN MOMENTUM."
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Boston;


Lamar Alexander is hoping for a breakthrough.
But the former governor admits his campaign could be over in one week if Senator Bob Dole beats him.
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SOT 10:00:59
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((LAMAR ALEXANDER/R-PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: EVERYBODY WANTS TO KNOW WHEN I'LL GET OUT OF THE RACE. MY ANSWER IS IF BOB DOLE BEATS ME IN FLORIDA,I'LL GET OUT AND HE'S THE NOMINEE.))
SUPER=01-Lamar Alexander/(R) Presidential Candidate;
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OUT Q=he's the nominee."
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Florida's primary is next Tuesday.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Ten states are holding either primaries or caucuses today.
We'll have results tonight on News 7 at Eleven.

5-Cuba


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The Senate overwhelmingly approved new sanctions against Cuba.
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SUPER=03-Washington DC;


The vote comes less than two weeks after the Cuban military shot down two civilian planes.
The legislation is expected to cut off Fidel Castro's economic lifeline by discouraging foreign investment.
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((SEN. BOB DOLE/R-MAJORITY LEADER: CASTRO'S CLEARLY DETERMINED TO CLING TO POWER AT ALL COSTS BUT HIS DAYS ARE NUMBERED. ENACTMENT OF THE LIBERTAID BILL WILL WEAKEN AND EVENTUALLY END CASTRO'S DESPERATE DICTATORSHIP.))
SUPER=01-Sen. Bob Dole/(R) Majority Leader;
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OUT Q=desperate dictatorship.
ANCHOR=Jean
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The House is expected to pass the bill and send it to the president for his signature later this week.

5-Israel


ANCHOR=Jean
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United States help is on the way to Israel in the fight against suicide attacks.
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SUPER=03-Tel Aviv, Israel/Yesterday;


Bombings have killed 57 people in the past nine days.
Now the U-S is taking steps to help stop terrorism.
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((THESE STEPS INCLUDE IMMEDIATE EMERGENCY TRANSFER TO ISRAEL OF HIGHLY SOPHISTICATED DETECTION EQUIPMENT, THE DISPATCH OF AMERICAN SPECIALISTS TO WORK WITH THEIR ISRAELI COUNTERPARTS ON STRENGTHENING ANTI-TERRORISM MEASURES.))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=ANTI TERRORISM MEASURES."
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-Today;


Meanwhile in Israel, families are mourning the dead-
A 15 year old celebrating her birthday was among those killed in yesterday's bombing.
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5-Kelly


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#596-04
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A Grand Jury did not find enough evidence to indict Botetourt County Sheriff Reed Kelly on assault charges.
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Last October Kelly got a letter from an inmate describing in graphic detail how he was going to kill the sheriff, and his family.
The prisoner said Kelly attacked him after reading the letter.
SUPER=04-Today;


Now that charges are dismissed, Kelly says his opponents were playing dirty politics.
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SOT 14:19:18
IN Q=It's a small

((REED KELLY/BOTETOURT CO. SHERIFF: IT'S A SMALL GROUP. IT'S A GROUP THAT HAS SHOWN BY IT'S VERY NATURE THAT THEY'RE MEAN SPIRITED AND VICIOUS AND THEY'VE GOT A LOT OF HATRED IN THEIR HEART.))
SUPER=@Kelly;
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OUT Q=hatred in their heart.
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The Lynchburg Commonwealth's Attorney was appointed to handle the case.
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SOT 01:38:07
IN Q=I'm not disappointed

((BILL PETTY/LYNCHBURG COMMONWEALTHS ATTY.: I'M NOT DISAPPOINTED. IT WAS A SITUATION THAT I THINK HAD TO BE RESOLVED WITH SOME CITIZEN INPUT. BUT IT WAS NOT A, IN ANYWAY, ANY KIND OF FLAGRANT OFFENSE.))
SUPER=01-Bill Petty/Lynchburg Commonwealths Atty.;
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OUT Q=flagrant offense
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Kelly says he hopes this ends the accusations.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER


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Straight ahead--another Republican on Roanoke City Council announces he will not seek re-election.
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And remembering Minnie Pearl-- the homespun country comedian died last night.
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((HOWWWWWDIEEEEEEEEE!! ))
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ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check-- a report on Stress-busting.
From massage therapy to biofeedback, we'll have tips on avoiding the boiling point. 2-SHOT
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Plus Patrick introduces us to an award winning canine.
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We'll meet Jamey the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, later on NEWS-7 at Five. cc sponsor

5-Housing


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#596-02
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In the wake of January's fatal fire in Roanoke, a new group is speaking out to support a proposed rental inspection program.
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Joe Dashiell is in the newsroom tonight with more on the Leftwich-Tate Coalition.
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SUPER=@Joe1;


Jean, the group is named for the four Leftwich children who were killed along with their grandmother in January's fire on Stewart Avenue.
Also for Madeline Tate, the woman who froze to death in her home near tenth street in January, 1985.
The group says the rental inspection program will save lives.
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((The coalition brought its support for rental inspections to the steps of city hall.
Members say they want a program with penalties, strong enough to encourage compliance by landlords.
A program of regular inspections that they say is long overdue.
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SOT
IN Q=These codes exist now

((PETIE CAVENDISH/LEFTWICH-TATE COALITION: THERE'S NO NEW LAW ON THE BOOKS, NO NEW CODES. THESE CODES EXIST NOW. AND THEY'RE SUPPOSED TO BE ENFORCED NOW, BUT THEY'RE NOT BEING ENFORCED. DRIVE DOWN MARSHALL. DRIVE DOWN DAY. YOU CAN SEE IT. IT'S AS PLAIN AS IT CAN BE.))
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OUT Q=plain as it can be.))
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The city is holding a community workshop on the rental inspection program Thursday night at the Roanoke Civic Center.
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And Jean, the group hopes to have a strong show of support for the proposal at that meeting.
(question: How soon will the city implement this program?)


5-XGR


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TAPE#595-41
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Virginia's Senate voted today to take some of the teeth out of last year's welfare reform law.
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SUPER=@file;


A bill already approved by the House would amend the part of the law that makes women identify the father of any child who's getting welfare benefits.
SUPER=03-Richmond;


The Senators gave some power back to social workers.
They could decide if the family should still receive benefits without identifying the father if the mother is a victim of rape or incest.
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SOT 14:19:16
IN Q=Men who sire

((SEN. STEVE NEWMAN/R-LYNCHBURG: MEN WHO SIRE THESE CHILDREN OUGHT TO TAKE THE RESPONSIBILITY. AND WE'RE LETTING THEM WALK AWAY FROM THAT RESPONSIBILITY AND THAT IS WRONG.))
sot 14:29:57

((SEN. YVONNE MILLER/D-NORFOLK: WE SHOULD NOT BE DUMPING ON POOR PEOPLE BECAUSE THEY'RE POOR. WE SHOULD DEAL WITH THE FACT THAT EVEN IN SOME OF OUR UPPER CLASS NEIGHBORHOODS, THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO CAN'T IDENTIFY THE FATHERS OF THEIR CHILDREN EITHER. THE ISSUE HERE IS DOES THE STATE OF VIRGINIA WANT CHILDREN TO SUFFER.))
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SUPER=01-Sen. Yvonne Miller/(D) Norfolk; :09
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OUT Q=to suffer.
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Governor George Allen will work his will on the bill when the legislature goes home this weekend.
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5-McCadden


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More changes are in store for Roanoke City Council.
Today, Mac McCadden announced he will not seek a second term.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


McCadden says supporters have encouraged him to run for council and other public offices.
But McCadden says he needs to devote more time and attention to his job as District Sales Manager for USAir.
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IN Q=I also think that

((MAC MCCADDEN/ROANOKE CITY COUNCIL: I ALSO THINK THAT IN SOME WAYS THE JOB I SET OUT TO DO IS DONE. I THINK I CAME IN HOPING TO BE A COMMUNITY ACTIVIST, BEING SUPPORTIVE OF SCHOOLS, BEING SUPPORTIVE OF LOCAL SPORTS AND RECREATION AND I THINK I'VE DONE THAT.))
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OUT Q=I've done that.
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McCadden says he may run for the General Assembly or some other office in the future.
He's expected to vie for the chairmanship of the City republican committee at tonight's meeting.

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A local dog show competition is coming up this weekend, and one of the contenders is being hounded by the media, but she's no pushover.
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IN Q=Today we are

((PATRICK EVANS: TODAY WE ARE TALKING ABOUT GREATER SWISS MOUNTAIN DOGS, THIS IS "CHAMPION SHADE TREE EBONY COMET" OTHERWISE KNOWN AS JAMEY--100 POUNDS OF DOG. WE'LL TELL YOU MORE ABOUT IT AFTER THIS.))
SUPER=21-Patrick Evans;
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OUT Q=about it after this.

stocks bump next

5-JAMEY-DOG


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Patrick Evans is frequently barking up the wrong tree, but today he's running with the big dogs--REALLY big dogs.
Here's his report.
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SUPER=21-Patrick Evans; 00
SUPER=01-Jamey/Champion Swiss Mountain Dog; :14
SUPER=01-Pat Coury/Dog Owner; :21
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Stick around, March Madness contnues on both the college and prep levels.
ANCHOR=Connie


When it comes to stress reduction, a little pampering can go a long way.
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On Health Check
We'll look at biofeedback as well as relaxation techniques.
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((YOU TENSE UP. YOUR MUSCLES GET VERY TAUT, SO WE'RE JUST TRYING TO RELAX THEM BACK DOWN AGAIN. ))
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OUT Q=down again.

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5-Stress


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Stress is something that everyone experiences--in fact, it's what makes life exciting, but it can also be dangerous if you don't recognize your limits.
Sit back and put your feet up while our intern reporter Tracey Hoffman gives us some tips on relaxing.
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IN Q=In the hustle
SUPER=@File; :01
SUPER=01-Julie Lusk/Lewis Gale Health Management Center; :11
SUPER=19-Tracey Hoffman; :27
SUPER=02-Jeneva Smith/L'Image Massage Therapist; 1:04
SUPER=02-Marie Johnson/L'Image Owner; 1:28
SUPER=01-Dee'Anna Wells/L'Image Client; 1:50
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OUT Q=Hoffman, News 7.

(( In the hustle and bustle of everyday life-- folks are finding that they need to take time out to relax.
Though many don't realize it-- even good things in life can cause stress.
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IN Q=Stress can be

((JULIE LUSK/LEWIS GALE; STRESS CAN BE EXPERIENCED BOTH FROM POSITIVE AND GOOD KINDS OF THINGS. FOR EXAMPLE, HAVING A WEDDING CAN BE QUITE STRESSFUL, EVEN THOUGH IT'S A HAPPY EVENT, AS WELL AS BAD THINGS OR WHAT WE PERCEIVE TO BE NEGATIVE THINGS.))
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OUT Q=be negative things.

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Because of hectic schedules and busy lives-- more and more people are turning to relaxation techniques to help take them away from life's everyday stresses.

One of the many techniques that people are using is massage therapy. Narrator
Stress has it's emotional AND physical impact--
It causes the muscles to become tense, and the heart to pound faster, with circulation moving to the trunk of the body.
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IN Q= Muscles and nerves

((JULIE LUSK/LEWIS GALE; MUSCLES AND NERVES JUST ARE GRIPPING EACH OTHER, AND SO WITH MASSAGE YOU CAN BEGIN COUNTERACTING THAT RESPONSE; LETTING IT GO.))
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OUT Q=letting it go.
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((JENEVA SMITH/MASSAGE THERAPIST, L'IMAGE; TRYING TO GET YOU TO RELAX AND IMAGINE THAT YOU'RE IN ANOTHER PLACE JUST TO LET REALITY KINDA SOAK AWAY FOR AN HOUR.))
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OUT Q=for an


Massage therapy calms the heart rate and moves the circulation back out through the body.
Many who take advantage of massage services find they are able to combat medical problems also.
Sinuses are targeted areas.
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IN Q=If you notice

((MARIE JOHNSON/L'IMAGE OWNER; IF YOU NOTICE, MOST OF WHERE I'M USING THE PRESSURE POINTS ARE USUALLY YOUR...ARE IN YOUR SINUS AREAS.))
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OUT Q=your sinus areas.


Some say today's society is too uptight, and folks are tensing up and forgetting to take care of their bodies.
Experts say stress related illnesses like headaches, backaches, eye strain, neck and stomach problems can better be cured if America learns to relax.
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IN Q=I feel wonderful

((DEE'ANNA WELLS/L'IMAGE CLIENT; I FEEL WONDERFUL! VERY RELAXED AND I DON'T WANT TO GO BACK TO WORK.))
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OUT Q=back to work.


But all this pampering does have a price.
A full body massage starts at 50- dollars an hour.
A facial massage begins at about 40- dollars.
Tracey Hoffman, News 7.))

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Stress has such a stronghold on people that for one in three Americans, it causes real problems at work and at home.
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Now, some are looking at the value of heart-rate monitors, to keep track of how fast the heart is beating.
School-teacher, wife and mother Beverly Savage has learned if her heart rate is too high, she's got to bring it down.
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SOT 00:10:09
IN Q=Concentrating on

((BEVERLY SAVAGE: CONCENTRATING ON IT'S HIGH, AND I'VE GOT TO THINK ABOUT GETTING DOWN, AND FEELING IN MYSELF, I'M GOING TO CONCENTRATE AND TAKE A DEEP BREATHE, AND MAYBE GET IT TO GO DOWN. ))
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OUT Q=to go down.
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***CONNIE AUDIO ON CART****
It's called Biofeedback-- learning to listen closely to your body, and responding.
Calming down and slowing your heart rate by concentrating.
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SOT 00:10:33
IN Q=The essence

((DR. JAMES RIPPE/TUFTS UNIVERSITY CARDIOLOGIST: THE ESSENCE HERE IS FIND A TECHNIQUE THAT WORKS FOR YOU THAT PULLS YOU INTO THE HERE AND NOW. THE BASIS FOR ALL EFFECTIVE STRESS REDUCTION IS LIVING IN THE HERE AND NOW. ))
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OUT Q=here and now. double AND quick out!!

2-SHOT 2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean

A former Oriole gets the call from the hall of fame.
ANCHOR=Connie


Mike has that story and more madness from the hardwoods.

S5-Hoops


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
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Good afternoon everybody and welcome to the Tuesday ticker.
March madness continues tonight as three more college conferences will decide champions and send representatives to the NCAA championships.
Sun Belt, Mid-Continent and Midwestern Collegiate are in the spotlight this evening.
Last night VCU grabbed one of the 64 spots by betaing UNC-Wilmington in the Colonial Championship.
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SUPER=03-Richmond/HTS; :00


Sonny Smith would have to sweat this one out before his Rams prevailed.
Conference player of the year Bernard Hopkins gathers himself on the baseline and scores but at that point VCU led by just three points.
VCU led by four in the closing seconds of the game, but Stan Simmons swished this 3 pointer from the left wing to make it 44-to-43 with 19 seconds to go.
SUPER=33-VCU/=46/UNC Wilmington/=43;


But that was it for Wilmington as Ivan Chapell hit four free throws in the final 35 seconds to seal the deal.
VCU is going to the big show as the Colonial champs.
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The March madness encompasses the Virginia High School League later this week as quarterfinal action takes place around the state in all three classifications
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In group three-A, the unbeaten George Washington Danville Eagles host Wakefield Saturday night at 7 at Heritage high school in Lynchburg.
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The Pulaski girls and the Fleming boys play on the road Saturday night in a doubleheader at Mt Vernon high school in Alexandria.
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In group two-a, unbeaten Liberty will host Gate City Friday night in a quarterfinal matchup at 7pm.
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Northside, the region III runnerup will play Saturday night at seven against Virginia high. That game is at Gate City.
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And the Salem Civic Center plays host to the group-a quarterfinals Thursday night with Glenvar playing JI Burton and Grayson taking on Council.
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S5-Stuff


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#st5-19
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The baseball Hall of fame veterans committee has picked four former stars to enter Cooperstown.
Two are former managers and two are former pitchers.
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SUPER=04-MLB; :00


Former Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver, who managed the O's to 6 AL East titles and the 1970 world series title is joined in the Hall by current Congressman Jim Bunning, who represents his home state of Kentucky.
Bunning is the only player to throw a no hitter in both leagues.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=NONE


Ned Hanlon who managed in the 19th century and Bill Foster, who was left handed pitcher in the Negro Leagues also were selected.
Don't forget the Roanoke Express is back in the Roundhouse tonight skating against the Mobile Mysticks.
Game time is seven o'clock.
Have a nice evening. take a break

5-Minnie-Pearl


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#net-c
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She was best known for the price tag hanging from her hat and for that famous greeting.
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((HOWDEEE!))
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OUT Q=howdee!
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


Legendary Comedienne Minnie Pearl died yesterday.
She became a Grand Ole Opry star in 1940 and spent 20 years on T-V's Hee- haw.
Pearl's flowered hat with the dangling price tag all began by mistake.
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SOT 10:267:26
IN Q=

((I BOUGHT SOME FLOWERS AND THE PRICE TAG WAS ON THE FLOWERS AND I FORGOT TO TAKE IT OFF AND IT FELL DOWN WHILE I WAS WORKING AND PEOPLE MADE FUN OF IT SO I LEFT IT.))
SUPER=10-Minnie Pearl/Grand Ole Opry Star/File Tape;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=SO I LEFT IT."
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VO-NAT


Minnie Pearl died of complications from a stroke.
She was 83.
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ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#six preview
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RUNS=:10
(robin tosses to jean)
ANCHOR=Jean


It's something people always complain about, but nothing's ever done to solve the problem.
In Lynchburg, police are taking a pro-active stance against vandalism, and they're having a "blast" doing it.
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VO-NAT


With the help of private donations, the department outfitted its own "environmental response unit" to respond to neighborhood complaints.
It comes with sand- blasting equipment which makes quick work of the so- called art you find in alleys and walls across the city.
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ANCHOR=Jean


They could be coming to your neighborhood soon...and Keith Humphry has the (ad lib bye) story tonight on NEWS-7 at Six.