23:00-01

Newsbreak

ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=nb
WRITER=abr
TAPE#
GRAPHIC=


Good evening.
Seven year old Jessica Dubroff has died while trying to fly across the country.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Cheyenne, WY;


The plane crashed killing the girl, her father and an instructor.
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SOT 14:04:50
IN Q=

((JOHN POWERS/CHEYENNE POLICE CHIEF: I HOPE TO GOD I NEVER SEE ANYTHING LIKE THIS AGAIN. SOMETHING LIKE THIS. IT WAS HORRIBLE. ))
SUPER=01-John Powers/Cheyenne Police Chief;
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=IT WAS HORRIBLE."
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SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


Montgomery County officials passed an ordinance to end nudity at a local strip bar.
Juicies Dance Club found a way to get around it to keep adult entertainment.
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


And we'll show you the work of an international artist who has ties to the Roanoke Valley.
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ANCHOR=Jean


Join us for New 7 at eleven.

Girl-Pilot


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Plane Crash


She was a little girl with a dream- That dream ended tragically when her single engine plane crashed this morning.
As Byron Harlan reports the investigation is now just beginning.
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SOT
IN Q=
SUPER=03-Half Moon Bay, CA/Yesterday;
SUPER=10-Jessica Dubroff/Pilot/Yesterday;
SUPER=03-Cheyenne, WY;
SUPER=01-John Powers/Cheyenne Police Chief; 34
SUPER=01-Don Hinson/FAA Administrator; SUPER=01-Lisa Hathaway/Jessica's

Mother; 1:45
RUNS=2:07
OUT Q=CBS News, Cheyenne, Wyoming."

((AT AGE 7, JESSICA DUBROFF LIVED THE FANTASY OF FLIGHT BEHIND THE CONTROLS OF AN AIRPLANE.

(SOT, HER VOICE OVER THE RADIO)



(SUPER: WEDNESDAY, HALF MOON BAY, CA)


SHE SET OFF WEDNESDAY FROM HALF MOON BAY, CALIFORNIA TO FLY CROSS COUNTRY WITH HER DAD AND FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR.

(SOT, JESSICA DUBROFF, SO I CAN BREAK THE RECORD... SO I CAN BE THE

YOUNGEST.)

(NATSOT, CRASH SITE)
(LOCATOR: CHEYENNE, WY)


THE DREAM CAME TO A TERRIBLE END IN A DRIVING RAIN STORM. JESSICA AND HER ADULT COMPANIONS WERE KILLED WHEN THEIR SINGLE ENGINE CESSNA WENT DOWN NOSE FIRST ON A RESIDENTIAL STREET SHORTLY AFTER TAKING OFF FROM THE CHEYENNE AIRPORT. THE WEATHER WAS ALMOST CERTAINLY A FACTOR.

(SOT, JOHN POWERS, CHEYENNE POLICE CHIEF)


IT'S UNKNOWN WHETHER THE PLANE WAS ACTUALLY BEING PILOTED DURING THE TAKEOFF BY THE CHILD OR BY HER INSTRUCTOR, JOE REID, THE PERSON WHO, UNDER FEDERAL FLIGHT RULES, SHOULD HAVE BEEN CALLING THE SHOTS.

(SOT, DON HINSON, FAA ADMINISTRATOR, 16:40:34, "THE ABILITY OF A NON-PILOT TO

OPERATE CONTROLS IS THE DECISION OF THE PILOT IN COMMAND... AT ANY TIME".)

(DENVER TONIGHT)

LESS THAN 24 HOURS EARLIER, JESSICA GAVE HER MOM A FINAL GOODBYE HUG AS SHE EMBARKED ON WHAT WAS TO BE THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME. LATE TODAY
(THURSDAY), HER MOTHER FLEW IN FROM BOSTON TO CLAIM HER CHILD'S BODY, STILL

CONFIDENT IN HER DECISION TO LET JESSICA CHOOSE HER OWN WAY.

(SOT, LISA HATHAWAY, MOTHER, 16:34:57, "CLEARLY, I WOULD WANT ALL MY CHILDREN

TO DIE IN A STATE OF JOY... MAYBE NOT AT AGE SEVEN... FOR HERSELF.")
A MAKESHIFT SHRINE HAS APPEARED ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE CRASH SITE, A HEART-BREAKING TRIBUTE TO A LITTLE GIRL WITH A BIG SMILE WHOSE GREAT ADVENTURE CAME TO A SUCH A CRUEL END. BYRON HARLAN, CBS NEWS, CHEYENNE.))

Flight-School


ANCHOR=jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=spr
TAPE#96-24
GRAPHIC=HOLD


A number of teenage pilots in Roanoke say THEY'RE ready to take flight.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Every year, about fifteen high school students learn to fly at the Fleming Ruffner Magnet Center... a division of the Roanoke City Schools.
The program started eight years ago, with instructors teaching the intricacies of flying.
The teens must first complete a classroom course, and then master a flight simulator.
Once they're in the air, instructors are with them every step of the way.
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SOT 4:52:34
IN Q=We have

((TOM PEARMAN/FLEMING RUFFNER MAGNET CENTER: WE HAVE, OF COURSE, A COMPLETE SET OF CONTROLS JUST AS THE STUDENT DOES. WE HAVE BREAKS ON OUR SIDE, RUDDER CONTROL, EVERYTHING. )) ((SETH BRILLHART/STUDENT: THE INSTRUCTOR IS WITH US. AND IF WE DO ANYTHING WRONG, THE INSTRUCTOR TELLS US WHAT TO DO TO CORRECT IT. ))
SUPER=01-Tom Pearman/Fleming Ruffner Magnet Center;
SUPER=01-Seth Brillhart/Student; :08
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=to correct it
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VO-NAT


A person must be 16 to receive a pilot's license.
But according to the Federal government, there are no age requirements on flight lessons.
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Edgewood-Ax


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#96-26
GRAPHIC=NONE


An accident in Roanoke injures two people.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The single car accident happened just before ten tonight at the corner of Edgewood and Maiden Lane.
The driver apparently lost control of his car and struck a telephone pole.
Rescue workers had to dodge powerlines to cut the injured from their vehicle with the jaws of life.
The two men were taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital where there is no word yet on their conditions.
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Juicie's


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=jmo
TAPE#96-27
GRAPHIC=NONE


It's been two months since the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors passed an ordinance that put a controversial strip club under wraps.
But now the club's owner has found a way to get around that. Double Boxes Jean/Jay Newsroom
Jay Moore talked with him tonight and joins us now from our newsroom.
LIVE=JayFull
SUPER=@JAY1;


Jean, Keith Guthrie says he's faced many obstacles.
Deputies shut down the club two weeks after it opened in November.
It reopened again in January only to face opposition at a public hearing in February.
But it appears Guthrie has jumped yet another hurdle to keep his business open.
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SOT
IN Q=
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co./January; :00
SUPER=03-Christiansburg/February 12; :08
SUPER=01-Keith Guthrie/Juicie's Owner; :21
SUPER=01-Doug Marrs/Montgomery Co. Sheriff; :44
RUNS=1:03
OUT Q=repectable business.

(( Dancers in Juicie's are not only back to wearing pasties and G-Strings BUT back to nude performances as well.
This after the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors passed an ordinance in February that requires all women to wear at least the equivalent of a bikini while in public.
But the owner of the exotic dance club responded by going private.
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SOT 8:53:59
IN Q=We respected

(( ))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=become a member.


The county sheriff says his office hasn't had any problems with the club since the ordinance went into affect.
But he's quick to point out the department will be keeping a close eye on the club.
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SOT 5:03:34
IN Q=The Montgomery County

(( ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=of Supervisors.
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SOT 8:58:36
IN Q=We're cooperating

(( ))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=respectable business.))
LIVE=Jay Full


Now Jean, a county official says as long as the club stays private it won't breaking the ordinance.
Double Boxes=Jean/Jay

No Question

Freeman


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


A break in the Freeman Standoff.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Near Jordan, MT;


Federal officials say two members of the Freemen group have left the compound near Jordan, Montana, and surrendered to authorities.
23 year old Ebert Stanton and his mother 52 year old Agnes were taken away in handcuffs.
Both are charged with conspiracy, mail and bank fraud.
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Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Jean
SS=NONE


Still to come on the newscast, as one nursing school celebrates its new state funding, another must deal with its loss,
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VO-NAT

and we'll meet a high school band that's making an Olympian effort to get to Atlanta for the Summer Games.
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ANCHOR=Robin

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Radford-Nursing


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-22
GRAPHIC=Radford University


Now that state money is secure for Radford University's new nursing school building, officials can turn their efforts toward PRIVATE fundraising.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Radford;


Radford's plans for a new seven million dollar facility were threatened when the State Council on Higher Education dropped them from its funding recommendations.
But Governor Allen approved the project last night after intense lobbying by the university, area legislators and health officials.
Radford president Douglas Covington says that support will aid the university's outside fundraising.
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SOT 13:56:20
IN Q=

((DOUGLAS COVINGTON/RADFORD UNIV. PRESIDENT: SO THE INVESTMENT BY THE STATE HAS A MULTIPLIER EFFECT. WE HOPE THAT WE CAN NOW PROCEED VIGOROUSLY TO SECURE MORE MONEY TO BUILD OUR SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND. ))
SUPER=01-Douglas Covington/Radford Univ. President;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=scholarship endowment fund.
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VO-NAT


Radford hopes to open the new building in the summer of 1999.
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Health-Sciences


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=jmc
TAPE#96-30
GRAPHIC=Allen, George


Governor Allen's cut money for the College of Health Sciences from the next state budget.
The school was counting on some 950 thousand dollars from the state over the next two years, to help make up the loss of funding from Community Hospital.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/File Tape;


The money was designated as an economic development appropriation for Roanoke.
But the Allen administration doesn't see it that way.
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SOT
IN Q=The priority

((KEN STROUPE/ALLEN SPOKESMAN: THE PRIORITY FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS SHOULD BE THOSE RELATED TO THE GOVERNOR'S ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FUND, AND THOSE PROJECTS WHICH WERE CONTINUED AND ADOPTED IN THE COMPROMISE BUDGET, NOT THIS SORT OF PORK BARREL SPENDING.))
SUPER=01-Ken Stroupe/Allen Spokesman
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=pork barrel spending.
ANCHOR=Jean
SS=NONE


The President of the College of Health Sciences, Dr. Harry Nickens, was unavailable for comment.

Tobacco-Lawsuit


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-20
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


Virginia now has the distinction of being the only state in the nation to limit its own power to sue tobacco companies.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Governor Allen signed a bill that protects the corporate world-- including tobacco companies-- from lawsuits over the Medicaid costs of product related illnesses.
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SOT 06:21:25
IN Q=This bill would

((ANNE DONLEY/VA. GASP: THIS BILL WOULD KEEP THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF VIRGINIA -- THE CURRENT ONE AND ANY FUTURE ONES -- FROM BEING ABLE TO DO WHAT ATTORNEY GENERALS ARE DOING RIGHT NOW IN SEVEN OTHER STATES. AND THAT IS TO GO AND SAY TO THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY YOU SHOULD BE PAYING THE BILL ON THIS. NOT THE TAXPAYERS.))
sot 07:16:24

((ANTHONY TROY: CERTAIN SMOKERS DO KNOW WHAT THEY ARE GETTING INTO. THERE IS A WARNING LABEL ON THE PACKAGE. INDIVIDUALS DO SMOKE. INDIVIDUALS DO EAT EXCESSIVE RED MEAT.))
SUPER=01-Anne Donley/Va. GASP; :00
SUPER=01-Anthony Troy/Tobacco Institute Attorney; :17
RUNS=:28
OUT Q=red meat.
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VO-NAT


The Tobacco Institute says the bill merely upholds traditional law-- and sends a positive message to the business community.
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FOP-Endorsements


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#96-21
GRAPHIC=Lynchburg


Central Virginia police officers announced their choices for Lynchburg city council next month.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Republicans Jim Whitaker, Robert Vogel and Robert Garber, along with independent candidate Carl Hutcherson all received the endorsement of the Fraternal Order of Police.
The candidates say the F-O-P backing should help their campaigns.
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SOT 4:01:36
IN Q=I said last

((DR. ROBERT VOGEL/LYNCHBURG COUNCIL CANDIDATE: I SAID LAST NIGHT THAT IT WAS AN ENDORSEMENT THAT I REALLY COVETED, AND I THINK THAT REALLY HIT THE HEARTS OF SOME OF THE GUYS THAT WERE THERE. AND THE REASON I COVET IT SO MUCH I MEAN IT'S A BOOST FOR MY CAMPAIGN, AS YOU SAID, AND I THINK THAT'S A REAL POSITIVE.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Robert Vogel/Lynchburg Council Candidate; :00
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=a real positive.
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VO-NAT


Seven of the nine council candidates spoke at the F-O-P forum last night.
The local lodge is made up of members from Amherst, Bedford and Campbell Counties and the city of Lynchburg.
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Tease#2

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Jean
SS=NONE


Coming up next on the newscast, Robin Reed will be along with the weekend forecast,
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VO-NAT

and we'll meet a Romanian artist who has found personal and artistic freedom in his new home in the Commonwealth.
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Adult-Daycare


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#96-19
GRAPHIC=NONE


Eighteen months after it almost shut down, Bedford's adult daycare center is making a comeback.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford


Too few patients and donations had threated to close the center down in late 1994.
But since then, enrollment is up and the community is more involved than ever.
Now, a large grant from the Maupin- Sizemore Foundation will help build a new four thousand square foot daycare center next to Bedford Memorial Hospital.
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SOT 1:18:57
IN Q=It will certainly

((HOWARD AINSLEY/HOSPITAL DIRECTOR: IT WILL CERTAINLY BENEFIT BEDFORD, BEDFORD CITY AND BEDFORD COUNTY AND THE SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES, IT'S A GREAT NEED IN THIS AREA BECAUSE OF THE ELDERLY POPULATION.))
SUPER=01-Howard Ainsley/Hospital Director; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=the elderly population.
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VO-NAT


Ainsley says adult daycare centers mean families don't always have to place loved ones in nursing homes.
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SOT 1:26:28
IN Q=It's the

((LINDA LEE/HOME HEALTHCARE DIRECTOR: IT'S THE SOCIALIZATION END SO THE PERSON CAN REMAIN AT HOME, INSTEAD OF BEING PLACED IN A NURSING FACILITY.))
SUPER=01-Linda Lee/Home Healthcare Director; :00
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=a nursing facility.
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VO-NAT


The Bedford center averages anywhere from nine to fourteen patients a day.
Construction on their new facility gets underway later this spring, and should be completed by the end of the year.
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Tunstall-Band


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#96-18
GRAPHIC=Olympics


Southside will be well represented in the upcoming Summer Olympics in Atlanta.
A group of Pittsylvania County students has been selected to provide musical entertainment.
Teresa Hamilton has the story.
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SOT
IN Q=Countless
SUPER=03-Pittsylvania Co./Last Night; :00
SUPER=01-Tabitha Jamison/Junior; :39
SUPER=01-Brad Worley/Eighth Grade; :47
SUPER=01-Debra Bray/Band Director; 1:00
SUPER=@Teresa2; 1:10
RUNS=1:19
OUT Q=Hamilton, News 7.


(( Countless hours of hard work and dedication have paid off for the Tunstall High School Percussion Ensemble.
nat sound
runs=:02


The 29- students performed Wednesday night for family and friends, before heading home to pack for Dayton, Ohio.
They're about to compete in the Winter Guard International World Finals.
nat sound
runs=:03


The Tunstall High School Percussion Ensemble was formed in 1991-- since then the group has won numerous competitions.
In fact, it was the group's award winning history, coupled with a color photo and videotape that helped the students land their biggest invitation.
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tape one: 1:01:03
SOT
IN Q=It was like

((TABITHA JAMISON/JUNIOR:IT WAS LIKE OH MY GOD, I'M GOING TO THE OLYMPICS AND YOU NEVER WOULD THINK YOU WOULD MAKE IT TO THAT HIGH LEVEL, IT WAS JUST SHOCKING.))
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=just shocking
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tape one: 1:04:05
SOT
IN Q=The olympics

((BRAD WORLEY/EIGHTH GRADE: THE OLYMPICS, WHAT AN HONOR, NOT MANY PEOPLE GET TO GO TO THE OLYMPICS OR ANYTHING.))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=or anything.


The students will perform for three days in Atlanta's parks and public plazas.
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tape two: 1:12:54
SOT
IN Q=Georgia

((DEBRA BRAY/BAND DIRECTOR:GEORGIA ISN'T BUT SIX HOURS AWAY BUT IT'S AN INTERNATIONAL EVENT, THERE WILL BE PEOPLE THERE FROM ALL OVER THE U-S, ALL OVER THE WORLD AND WE'LL BE PART OF IT.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=part of it.


The trip to Atlanta will cost thousands of dollars. The Tunstall High School Music Boosters is hoping the community will pitch in with donations. Teresa Hamilton, News 7.)) Wx-Tape
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S-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11PM
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S5-27
GRAPHIC=NONE


Norman Masters Augusta today with a 63, the Avalanche wins again at home.
Van Exel talks about his not so excellent behavior.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-New York, NY/Royals vs. Yankees; :00


But first, in New York the Yankees closed out their series with the Kansas City Royals this afternoon with a 5-to-3 win.
The big blast came off the bat of Ruben Sierra, who rocked this Tim Belcher pitch over the right field fence and way up into the upper deck.
The shot keyed a five run second inning as the Yankees win it 5-to-3.
Now let's check tonight's ballpark figures.
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Sports chyron motion
IN Q=first score
RUNS=:35
OUT Q=...ST. LOUIS
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TAKE A BREAK

S-Masters


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s6-4
GRAPHIC=masters


The Shark devoured Augusta yesterday as Greg Norman tied the course record by opening the 1996 Masters with a 9 under round of 63!!
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Augusta, GA/First Round; :00


The nine under round not only put Norman in first place, but also in the record books.
The 63 ties the course record set by NIck Price.
Norman has a two shot lead over left hander Phil Mickelson, who was the club house leader most of the day after shooting a 30 on the back nine and finishing with a 65.
Now let's check the top 5, and some other notable numbers from the first round.
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Sports chyron motion
IN Q=first score
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=...COUPLES
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WIPE TO ENG!!!!

S-Snead


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-5
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=04-7:45am; :00


The festivities yesterday began at 7:45 this morning with ceremonial tee shots from three former Masters champs.
First to tee off was 94 year old Gene Sarazen, who won the Masters in its second year in 1935.
Two time champ Byron Nelson, who is now 84 was the second off the tee.
And three time champions Sam Snead, the youngster in the bunch at 83 hit the final tee shot to officially open the 60th Masters championship.
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S-Avalanche


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#cl-96
GRAPHIC=avalanche


The Salem Avalanche closed out their series with the Wilmington Bluerocks last night by pulling out a 4-to-3 win and they can thank their rehabbing big leaguer Eric Young.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Salem/Blue Rocks vs. Avalanche; :00

The second baseman would get things going in the bottom of the first with the leadoff double down the right field line. The Avalanche has a runner in scoring position.
Kyle Howser would follow up with a homer over the left field fence, he and Young both score and Salem takes a 2-to-nothing advantage in the opening inning.
Young would double again in the third, and then score on Nate Holdren's single.
SUPER=34-Wilmington/==4/Salem/==3;


The Avalanche takes three out of four from the Blue Rocks and gets set for Frederick after last night's 4-to-3 win.
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S-Nick


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#BB96-4
GRAPHIC=NBA


The NBA's newest bad boy Nick Van Exel says he's not really so bad, and he sorry for pushing a referee, and disappointing his fans.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="Especially...

((NICK VAN EXEL/SUSPENDED FOR 7 GAMES:))
SUPER=01-Nick Van Exel/Suspended For 7 Games; :00
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=...HAPPEN AGAIN.
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VO-NAT CON'T
SUPER=04-NBA; :00


Van Exel will lose $187 thousand bucks for his not so van excellent behavior, but he hopes to pick up some cash on the side.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="I'm not...

((NICK VAN EXEL:))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=...i'll be fine.
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S-NBA


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#BB96-3
GRAPHIC=NBA


On the court last night the Chicago Bulls continued their pursuit of the 70 win mark by cutting down the Nets 113-to-100.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-E. Rutherford, NJ/Bulls vs. Nets; :00

A couple of Dennis Rodman fans in the crowd at the Meadowlands last night, but as you can see their hair color is just a bit too bright.
It was a very easy night at the office. Michael Jordan scored 17 points, sat out most of the game, and Chicago wins by 13 to clinch home court advantage throughout the playoffs.
They now have 67 wins!!!
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S-Hoop


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE
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SPORTS CHYRON MOTION
IN Q=FIRST SCORE
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=...LAST SCORE
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TEASE COMING

Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#sports tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


Still to come tonight, some racing news concerning this weekend's slate of activities.
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VO-NAT eng#


Plus, Roy Stanley with a look at the redhot Ferrum College baseball team that won its 23rd game today.
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S-Ferrum


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S5-28
GRAPHIC=Ferrum Logo


The Ferrum Panthers beat Chowan this afternoon 7-to-2 to improve their record to 23-4 and -1 on the season.
Now the Panthers have their sights set on a big weekend series.
Roy Stanley has more.
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SOT
IN Q="Ferrum College...
SUPER=03-Ferrum; :04
SUPER=01-Abe Naff/Panther Head Coach; :16
SUPER=01-Shannon Gray/Panther Outfielder; :44
SUPER=@Roy1; 1:18
RUNS=1:25
OUT Q=.......News 7 sports."
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S-Franklin


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-2
GRAPHIC=FRANKLIN CO.


After a week without racing and proper water clearance from the state, the Franklin County Speedway is ready to roll!!
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Callaway; :00


Owner Whitey Taylor said tonight that the speedway will be for business this Saturday night with a full slate of racing.
The Rammin' & Bammin begins at six o'clock and the gates at the Speedway in Callaway open at 3.
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S-Wilkesboro


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#R-32
GRAPHIC=WILKESBORO


The Winston Cup series gets back on track today at the North Wilkesboro Speedway.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-N. Wilkesboro, NC/Last April; :00


A number of folks believe this will be the final Winston Cup event even run at the old half mile bull ring.
Even if it isn't, it will be a memorable weekend for Terry Labonte who will tie Richard Petty's all-time record for consecutive starts at 513 when he races in the First Union 44 on Sunday.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=hold logo


Roy Stanley will have a complete qualifying report for us all later today.

Romanian-Artist


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-17
GRAPHIC=NONE


As a talented artist, (cor-NELL-yoo bru-DOSH-koo) Corneliu Brudascu made a name for himself in his native country.
Now the Romanian painter is finding favor on this side of the Atlantic.
Joe Dashiell spoke with (Bru-DOSH-koo) Brudascu, as he prepared for tomorrow's opening at a Roanoke gallery.
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SOT
IN Q=In the skilled hands
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00
SUPER=02-Vasile Gocan/Brudascu's Manager; :16
SUPER=@Joe2; :20
RUNS=1:17
OUT Q=JD News 7 Roanoke


((In the skilled hands of Corneliu Brudascu, the brush brings a bouquet of color to the canvas.
For several weeks, the Romanian artist has been at his easel here, preparing for a show that begins Friday night at Roanoke's Gallery Three.
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IN Q=He always stops

((VOICE OF VASILE GOCAN/BRUDASCU'S MANAGER: HE ALWAYS STOPS AND LOOKS AT FLOWERS IN SHOPS, IN GARDENS. IF HE SEES, HE MEMORIZES. HE JUST PICTURES THEM AND THEY GO IN THERE FOR A WHILE UNTIL THEY COME OUT NOW ON CANVAS.))
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A painter for more than 40 years, Brudascu is well-known in his own country.
He reached a wide audience only after the fall of the communist regime there and he says it was a liberating experience.
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IN Q=He feels the freedom behind him

((VOICE OF VASILE GOCAN: HE FEELS THE FREEDOM BEHIND HIM. HE DOESN'T FEEL THAT SOMEONE IS LOOKING OVER HIS SHOULDER MAKING SURE THAT HIS PAINTING DOESN'T HAVE A POLITICAL MESSAGE. HE FEELS THAT FREEDOM OVERWHELMING AND UNTIES HIS HANDS OF DOING WHAT HE FEELS LIKE, HIS RIGHT TO DO.))
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OUT Q=his right to do.


For some Romanian artists Brudascu says freedom came too late.
But he is thankful to be hre, cathcing up on the artistic movements he missed and bringing his work to an appreciative audience in another part of the Joe Dashiell News 7 Roanoke)) world.