23:00-01

News-Head

ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#
GRAPHIC=
Next on News seven Virginia Military (----------------)
VO-NAT


Institute officials are investigating a shooting that took the life of a 10-year-old boy on a rifle range.
More than a dozen Virginia Tech students were injured this morning when balconies at a keg party collapsed.
And the Olympic torch makes it's way to Atlanta via California.
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ANCHOR=Ron
SS=None


News seven is next.

Lexington-Shooting


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE# 96-32
GRAPHIC=Shooting


At the Virginia Military Institute a 10-year-old Lexington boy was accidentally shot and killed by his shooting coach.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington;


It all took place shortly after 1:00 this afternoon at the school's indoor rifle range.
According to V-M-I officials, firing coach Jim Thorp, had just shown 10- year- old John Pickral and his mother a 380 calliber gun.
While returning the gun to storage it discharged going through Thorp's hand, striking Pickral in the chest.
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SOT 07:17:32
IN Q=A young woman boy

((COL. MIKE STRICKLER/VMI SPOKESPERSON: A YOUNG BOY 10-YEARS-OLD WAS KILLED IN THE INCIDENT. JIM THORP WHO IS A LONG TIME VMI FIFLE COACH WAS INJURED. HE UNDER WENT SURGERY AT STONEWALL JACKSON HOSPITAL AND IS IN STABLE CONDITION RIGHT NOW.))
SUPER=01-Col. Mike Strickler/VMI Spokesperson;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=stable condition right now.
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VO-NAT


Strickler says Thorp had retracted the 380 to determine if there was a round in the chamber.
He saw there wasn't, and when he released the slide one of four rounds in the magazine was loaded.
Thorp has been VMI's rifle coach since 1980.
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Gretna-Shooting


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE# 96-31
GRAPHIC=Shooting


One person was struck when gunshots rang out at a crowded park in Pittsylvania County tonight.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Gretna;


It happened around 7- forty at the Gretna town park.
Police say around 40- people were there when Sylvester Pannell (PUH-NELL) was shot in the leg.
The shooting was apparently sparked by a fight.
When police arrived, they found a trail of blood but Pannell had already left.
They say someone had driven Pannell to the Gretna Rescue Squad crew hall.
A little later two Sheriff's Deputies located what appeared to be the bullet.
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SOT

2:02:39
IN Q=Not a

((NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE WILLING TO TALK? PAUL SMITH/GRETNA POLICE OFFICER:NOBODY WAS WILLING TO TALK, IT WAS ABOUT 40 TO 50 PEOPLE UP HERE AND NOBODY SAW ANYTHING. ))
SUPER=01-Paul Smith/Gretna Police Officer; :03
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=saw anything.
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VO-NAT


Police say they do have leads, but so far, no one's been arrested.
Sylvester Pannell (PUH-NELL) was taken to Danville Regional.
Police say his wounds aren't life threatening.
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Henry-Murder


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE# 96-23
GRAPHIC=Murder


The gunshot that killed a Collinsville man last night might have been heard by a Henry County dispatcher.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


The dispatcher was on the phone with someone who'd called to report a disturbance at their home on route 6-27, near Fieldale.
When authorities arrived they found 39- year- old Richard Andrew Dillon dead in the driveway.
Sheriff's officials say it appears two men at the residence were feuding with two other men in the driveway.
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SOT
IN Q=During that

((LT. KIMMY NESTER/HENRY CO. SHERIFF'S DEPT.: DURING THAT TIME A FIREARM WAS INTRODUCED AND THE FIREARM WAS APPARENTLY KNOCKED OUT OF THE HAND OF ONE OF THE PERSONS THAT CAME THERE AND THEN THERE WAS BELIEVED TO BE, IT'S BEEN REPORTED TO THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE, THAT A SECOND GUN IS THE GUN THAT FIRED AND SHOT AND KILLED THE VICTIM. ))
SUPER=01-Lt. Kimmy Nester/Henry Co. Sheriff's Dept.; :00
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=killed the victim.
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VO-NAT


Two men involved in the fight were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
40- year old Vincent Mel Gregory was one of those treated.
He was later charged with SECOND degree murder.
This is Henry County's first homicide this year.
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SOT
IN Q=I feel

((I FEEL GOOD THAT WE'VE MADE IT THIS FAR AND THIS IS THE FIRST HOMICIDE, BUT, BUT EVEN ONE IS ONE TOO MANY. ))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=one too many.
ANCHOR=RON
SS=Murder


Authorities recovered two guns at the scene.
Gregory was released on five- thousand dollars bond.

Balcony-Collapse


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-21
GRAPHIC=None


3 people remain hospitalized after a balcony collapse in Blacksburg last night.
Sixteen people were injured.
Two balconies collapsed under the weight of nearly 40 partying students.
Denise Allen has more.
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SOT
IN Q=the balconies
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/This Morning; :00
SUPER=07-Tom Hoeflinger; :08
SUPER=07-Justin Kinsey; :34
SUPER=01-Adele Schirmer/Blacksburg Planning-Eng. Dept.; :50
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/File Tape; 1:00
SUPER=01-Lt. Bruce Bradbery/Blacksburg Police; 1:18
SUPER=@Denise2; 1:26
RUNS=1:42
OUT Q=News 7


((The balconies toppled like dominoes, sending people, a full keg of beer, and a trash can full of ice to the ground.
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SOT tape 1 1:49:01
IN Q=all of the sudden

(( ))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=that dropped also


Tom Hoeflinger says he was one of 15 to 20 people on the top balcony when it fell.
Terrace View Manager Paula Williams refused to talk on camera, but she did say that the rental policy states only 10 people should be on the balcony at one time.
Hundreds of people, most of them college students, were at the party when the balconies collapsed.
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SOT tape 1 1:42:25
IN Q=i was upstairs

(( ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=it's pretty messed up
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SOT
IN Q= nat sot of clean up

(( ))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=


In the light of day, officials were able to make a more thorough investigation of the building.
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SOT tape 2 2:24:57
IN Q=it did appear

(( ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=with the building code


Terrace View officials say balcony collapses at several other Blacksburg apartment complexes prompted them to make some improvements.
Recently the maintenance crew put extra supports on all the balconies in the Terrace View Complex.
The police have also been making efforts to prevent future collapses.
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SOT tape 2 3:49:54
IN Q=we try to

(( ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=all the time


Lt. Bradbery says investigators will review the town's building codes this week to determine if the structure was sound.
And he says the department will continue trying to educate students on the dangers of crowding on to balconies.
Denise Allen News 7.))
Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Ron
SS=NONE


Coming up on news-7,
The latest on the Freeman standoff in Montana,
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VO-NAT


And,
One of Virginia's most beloved T-V families paid a visit to the Vinton Dogwood Festival.
Let's check in with Kimberly...
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ANCHOR=Kimberly

Wx ad lib
You might have been wearing short- sleeves earlier-- but you'll probably want to go for the sweater tonight.
Temperatures are falling steadily under mostly clear skies-- overnight lows are expected to drop into the 30s.
Folks who live in the higher elevations may also expect some scattered frost.
But after a chilly night-- things will warm up nicely tomorrow.
We'll tell you more about that-- coming up in weather.
MUSIC UP FULL
COMM#1


Freeman


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE# net
GRAPHIC=Freeman Standoff


There's no immediate word of any progress in the latest moves to end the Montana standoff between anti-government Freemen and the F-B-I.
Former Green Beret Colonel James "Bo" Gritz spent more than seven hours talking with the militants at their ranch today.
C-B-S Correspondent Todd McKay has the story.
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SOT
IN Q=
SUPER=03-Jordan, MT; :00
SUPER=01-"Bo" Gritz/Negotiator; :14
SUPER=01-Todd McKay/Reporting; :44
RUNS=1:23
OUT Q=McKay, CBS News.


Israel


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE# net
GRAPHIC=None


Guns fell silent across south Lebanon and northern Israel as last night's cease fire took hold between
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SOT 15:01:05
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Israel;

Israeli forces and Hezbollah guerrillas.
But two minutes before the cease fire, pro-Iranian Hezbollah guerrillas rocketed a northern Israeli town, causing damage but no casualties.
In Gaza, Palestinian president Yasser Arafat reacted to the ceasefire, saying it is a good agreement that could work for all.
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Warner-Warner


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-28
GRAPHIC=Democrat


The probable democratic candidate for the U-S Senate says he is up to the task.
SS=Warner, Mark


Mark Warner spent yesterday in Roanoke trying to impress that upon delegates at the Virginia Education Association Convention.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Yesterday;


Warner says if elected he will be a freshman senator, BUT that doesn't mean he's inexperienced.
MARK says his experience building a multi-million dollar business and his work in public policy qualify him for the job.
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SOT
IN Q=If you want

((MARK WARNER: IF YOU WANT SOMEBODY WITH ENERGY, WITH FRESH IDEAS, THAT UNDERSTANDS THE ECONOMIC IDEAS THIS COUNTRY IS GOING THROUGH, SOMEONE THAT HAS CREATED PRIVATE SECTOR JOBS, A SUCCESS IN BUSINESS, SUCCESS IN PUBLIC POLICY WITH THE VIRGINIA HEALTH CARE FOUNDATION, THEN I'M YOUR CANDIDATE.))
SUPER=@MarkWarner;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=YOUR CANDIDATE
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Last Week;


Incumbent JOHN Warner says he has the influence that's needed to get things done in Washington.
He says his record of creating jobs is one of his strong points.
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SOT
IN Q=PARTICULARLY, ONE

((JOHN WARNER: PARTICULARLY, ONE THAT IS VERY SENIOR, AS I AM IN THE SENATE AND CHAIRMAN OF SEVERAL SUBCOMMITTEES AND A FULL COMMITTEE. THEY KNOW THAT IN THIS TIME WHEN PEOPLE ARE CONCERNED ABOUT JOB SECURITY, AND GETTING MORE JOBS, THEY TURN TO SOMEONE WHO CAN DELIVER FOR THE STATE. ))
SUPER=@JohnWarner;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=THE STATE.
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VO-NAT


Republican Jim Miller is hoping to take John Warner's place on the ticket.
A primary on June 11th will determine the G-O-P nominee.
Democrats officially name their nominee at a convention in May.
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On-Record


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE# 96-30
GRAPHIC=None


Carrying a concealed weapon is legal in Virginia.
And many are considering purchasing a handgun to protect themselves.
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FILE TAPE
VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


Some believe it's unnecessary... others say it's essential.
When Virginia's new law concerning concealed weapons went into effect last July many believed the run on guns gave criminals more of an opportunity to strike.
Rick Birnbach of Valley Guns disagrees.
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SOT 04:20:20
IN Q=Any criminal will

((RICK BIRNBACH/VALLEY GUNS: ANY CRIMINAL WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO HAVE CONCEALED CARRY PERMIT. IN FACT WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO BUY A GUN LEGALLY. AND CRIMINALS DO NOT DO THIS. ANY FELONY ON THEIR RECORD IS AN AUTOMATIC PROHIBITION, THEY WILL NOT BE ISSUED THE GUN. AGAIN IF YOUR NEIGHBOR EVEN STEPPED FORWARD AND STATED THAT THIS PERSON IS NOT OF GOOD CHARACTER THEY CAN SIGN AN AFFIDAVIT AND STOP THAT PERSON FROM GETTING A CONCEALED CARRY PERMIT OR GETTING THE GUN IN THE FIRST PLACE.))
SUPER=01-Rick Birnbach/Valley Guns;
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=in the first place.
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VO-NAT


Birnbach also says because of the new law the sale of gun accessories has skyrocketed.
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ANCHOR=Ron
SS=On Record


For more information on the concealed carry law and hand gun safety-- watch "On Record" tomorrow morning at eleven.
Tease#2

SOFT MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Ron
SS=none


Coming up,
The Olympic flame begins its journey from California to Atlanta.
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VO-NAT


And Q-V-C made a journey to Southwest Virginia today.
They were peddling all Virginia made products.
Stay tuned.
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MUSIC UP FULL
COMM#2


Dogwood


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#96-24
GRAPHIC=None


Vinton kicked off the festival season today with the 41st Annual Dogwood Festival.
And the weather was perfect for taking in the festivities.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Vinton;


The sounds of screams from the carnival rides filled the streets of Vinton.
And if you were in the mood to spend money and spruce up your yard, local gardeners were on hand with a wide variety of flowers and vegetables.
The antique car show provided visitors with a trip down memory lane.
And if all that traveling made you hungry there was plenty of festival food to satisfy your cravings.
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Waltons


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=Six
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-25
GRAPHIC=None


The family that lived on Walton's Mountain spent today in the shadow of Mill Mountain.
The characters that played Elizabeth, Erin, Jason, and Ben Walton on TV, served as grand marshals of the Vinton Dogwood Festival.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Vinton;


The festival was a chance for a reunion between Waltons creator Earl Hamner and Eric Scott who played "Ben".
If you missed the reunion, there's always the opportunity to take in the Walton's Museum in Schuyler, Virginia.
There you can see actual sets from the television show.
In its three years of operation the museum has gone through some rough times, but Hamner says he and the director are working through their philosophical differences.
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SOT 3:55:05
IN Q=I WOULD AGAIN

((EARL HAMNER/WALTON'S CREATOR: I WOULD AGAIN URGE PEOPLE TO COME. I KNOW THAT THERE HAVE BEEN SOME RUMORS OF SOME DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE MUSEUM AND ME AND THERE HAVE BEEN SOME SLIGHT DIFFERENCES BUT THOSE HAVE BEEN WORKED OUT. I HAVE EVERY ASSURANCE THAT THERE WILL NO LONGER BE ANY PROBLEM AT ALL.))
SUPER=01-Earl Hamner/Walton's Creator;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=problem at all
ANCHOR=Ron
SS=None


Hamner says another Walton's special is in the works for next Easter.
He also says he's trying to sell C-B-S on several ideas for family oriented television series.

QVC


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=jmo
TAPE# 96-33
GRAPHIC=None


This afternoon operators were standing by waiting for Q-V-C viewers to make their purchases on products from the Roanoke Farmers Market.
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SOT
IN Q=nat sound music...

((NAT SOUND MUSIC...WELCOME BACK TO ROANOKE VIRGINIA HERE ON QVC AND OUR TASTE OF VIRGINIA SPECIAL. ))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=Virginia special.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


From four to six, Q-V-C was live at the Market selling products.
The shopping network has spent the entire week travelling to cities, featuring merchandise from Virginia companies.
Today, Q-V-C was doing a food show called "Taste of Virginia" and so far the products have been selling well.
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SOT 5:23:45
IN Q=Doing phenomenal

((AMY FERRACCI/PUBLICIST: DOING PHENOMENAL. IN FACT A FEW PRODUCTS HAVE ALREADY SOLD OUT. WE'RE THRILLED TO HEAR THAT. IT'S GREAT FOR THE COMPANIES AND FOR QVC. IT'S REALLY A GREAT DAY HERE IN ROANOKE. ))
SUPER=01-Amy Ferracci/Publicist;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=here in Roanoke.
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VO-NAT


Ferracci says Q-V-C reaches more than 50 MILLION viewers.
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S-Dawgs


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-7
GRAPHIC=Dawgs Logo


The Roanoke Riverdawgs opened their Soccer season with an exhibition game against the Chapel Hill Soccer Club.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Dawgs vs Chapel Hill Soccer Club; :


The Riverdawgs hit the field looking to start the season with a win.
And they would get started early as Grayson Prilliman gets the assist to Eric McClellan who opens scoring early in the first half for a 1 to nothing lead.
Troy McClain gets the assist to Christian Rojas who windmill kicks it past Chapel Hill Goalie John Warahime for the three to nothing Dawg lead.
Patrick McSorley makes it four to SUPER=34-Roanoke/==8/Chapel
Hill/==0;nothing as he gets the lose ball and boots it past three Chapel Hill

defenders and the Riverdawgs win it 8 to nothing.
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S-NBA


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


The Cleveland Cavaliers have fallen two games behind the Knicks as the playoff series switches to the "Big Apple" next week.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Cleveland, OH/NBC SPORTS; :00


Mike Fratello gestering to the officials after a call.
Cleveland had the lead at the end of the first Quarter Bobby Phills goes to the board hard for the follow slam 12 to 7 Cavs.
The Knicks work the break Derek Harper with the pass to Patrick Ewing for his first points of the period.
New York continued to have the hot hand from the outside John Starks pulls up and nails the three pointer.
But Anthony Mason takes it to the SUPER=32-New
York/=84/Cleveland/=80;hoop for two of his game high 23 points as the Knicks

get the 84 to 80 win.
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SOT
IN Q="it's very

((JEFF VAN GUNDY/KNICKS HEAD COACH: ))
SUPER=01-Jeff Van Gundy/Knicks Head Coach; :
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=...........to do it."
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S-Lakers


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


The Los Angeles Houston playoff series is tied at one game each after the Lakers beat the Rockets at the Forum this afternoon.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Inglewood, CA/NBC SPORTS; :


Houston's Clyde Drexler wears high tops for the first time because of a sore ankle.
And the Lakers come out running Elden Campbell hits Eddie Johnson who goes down the middle for the jam and L.A. led 35 to 28.
Still in the second quarter Houston's Sam Cassell gets out on the break for the Jam and the Rockets cut the lead to 1.
But the Lakers pulled away in the SUPER=32-L.A.
Lakers/104/Houston/=94;final 10 minutes of the fourth quarter Magic Johnson's

26 points led L.A. to the 104 to 94 win.
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S-Orioles


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-4
GRAPHIC=Orioles Logo


The Baltimore Orioles gave up three unearned runs in the 8-th and Texas gets the 4 to 2 victory at the Yard.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Baltimore, MD/HTS; :00


Texas getting on the board in the top of the first. Ivan Rodriguez hits a double down the left field line scoring Darryl Hamilton it was 1 to nothing Rangers.
The Orioles came back to tie the score in their half of the First. Bobby Bonilla hits a sacrifice fly to deep centerfield Brady Anderson tags and scores its 1 to 1.
In the 8-th Kevin Elster hits a SUPER=35-Texas/==4/Baltimore/==2;

double to rightfield Rusty Greer and Mark McLemore both score to make it 4 to 1 and the Rangers win it 4 to 2.
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S-Braves


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-8
GRAPHIC=MLB Logo


Greg Maddux struck out six and allowed 8 hits over seven innings as the Braves beat the Cardinals.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-St. Louis, MO/TBS SPORTS; :00


Cards manager Tony Larussa looking on from the dugout.
The score was tied 2 to 2 after 2 then Atlanta's Jerome Walton singled over second base scoring Dave Justice and the Braves took a 3 to 2 lead.
But the big blow came in the 8-th. SUPER=35-Atlanta/==7/St.
Louis/==2;Braves first baseman Fred McGriff sends this pitch over the left

field wall for a three run homer and the Braves cruise to the 7 to 2 win.
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S-NHL


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-6
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Miami, FL/SUNSHINE NETWORK; :00


In Hockey, Florida's Bill Lindsay gets out on the breakaway and scores while falling down in front of the net to left Florida to a win over Boston the Panthers win their first ever playoff series 4 games to 1.
For all of today's pro scores lets check the boards.
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CHRYON MOTION
IN Q=FIRST SCORE
RUNS=1:00
OUT Q=.....VANCOUVER."
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


And coming up, Joe Nemechek leads second round qualifying at Talladega the celebrities were in Greensboro this weekend.
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VO-NAT ENG#


And Mark O'Meara and Duffy Waldorf will start the final round of the Greater Greensboro Classic tied at 11 under par.
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S-Golf


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S5-27
GRAPHIC=GGC Logo


Mark O'Meara and Duffy Waldorf share the lead going into the final round of the Greater Greensboro Classic.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Greensboro, NC/CBS SPORTS; :


O'Meara, a native of Goldsboro, makes this birdie put shooting a 62 today to tie the course record set by Davis love the third in 1992.
Waldorf shot a 67 with shots like this. He hits from the fairway of the seventh hole the ball lands on the green and the back spin takes it to the cup for an eagle. Waldorf and O'Meara are tied at 205, 11 under par.
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SOT
IN Q="I'd fallen

((DUFFY WALDORF/TIED FOR GGC LEAD: I'VE FALLEN OFF, ALMOST OUT OF THE TOP TEN, AND YOU LOOK AT THAT AND YOU SAY ,WELL YOU GOTTA PLAY YOUR OWN GAME, BECAUSE THESE GUYS CAN BE COMING AT YOU FROM BEHIND. AND YOU NEED TO BE ABLE TO PLAY A GOOD ROUND AND KEEP YOUR LEAD, HOPEFULLY. ))
SUPER=01-Duffy Waldorf/Tied for GGC Lead; :
RUNS=:120
OUT Q=.......lead hopefully."
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S-Worthy


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S5-27
GRAPHIC=GREENSBORO CLASSIC


Some great athletes descend on Greensboro each for the Greater Greensboro Classic.
And many of them aren't even golfers.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Greensboro, NC/Celebrity Pro-Am; :00


During Thursday's celebrity Pro-Am, Gastonia, North Carolina native and former Tarheel All-American James Worthy returned to his home state to support the tournament.
SUPER=03-Charlotte, NC;


He also had this to say about, the current head coaching vacancy at Charlotte, now that Alan Bristow and the Hornets have parted ways.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="Well, there...

((JAMES WORTHY/FORMER LAKERS ALL-PRO: WELL, THERE IS A JOB OPENING IN CHARLOTTE. I'M REALLY NOT INTERESTED RIGHT NOW. I'M NEVER GOING TO RULE IT OUT. HOWEVER, AT THIS POINT, I'M FOCUSING ON BROADCASTING. MOST BROADCASTERS, THEY USUALLY GO DOWN TO THE FLOOR AT SOME POINT, BUT WE'LL SEE HOW IT WORKS OUT.))
SUPER=01-James Worthy/Former Lakers All-Pro; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...IT WORKS OUT."
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VO-NAT CON'T


Greensboro native Vince Evans the former Bears and Raiders backup quarterback also made an appearance at the Pro-Am. Evans is currently unsigned but he says he expects to play somewhere in the NFl this season, because the latest breed of quarterbacks don't realize what it takes to be successful.
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SOT
IN Q="AS A QUARTERBACK...

((VINCE EVANS/FORMER RAIDERS QUARTERBACK: AS A QUARTERBACK, BEING A BACKUP QUARTERBACK, YOU NEVER KNOW WHEN THAT OPPORTUNITY IS GOING TO CALL. AND IT'S ACTUALLY TOUGHER COMING OFF THE BENCH, SO IT REALLY BEHOOVES YOU TO KEEP YOURSELF TOGETHER, AND STAY MENTALLY TOGETHER. AND I THINK THIS IS SLIPPING SOMEWHAT, IN THIS YOUNGER GENERATION COMING UP.))
SUPER=01-Vince Evans/Former Raiders Quarterback; :00
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=...COMING UP."
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S-Qualify


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Talladega Logo


Second round qualifying is over at Talladega and Joe Nemechek will start 26-th. For the remainder of the field lets check the boards. PINNACLE MOTION
SUPER=400-26/Joe Nemechek/190.867/27/Lake Speed/28/Chuck Bown/29/Geoff

Bodine/30/Kenny Wallace
SUPER=401-31/Michael Waltrip/32/Dick Trickle/33/Elton Sawyer/34/John

Andretti/35/Wally Dallenbach
SUPER=401-36/Hut Stricklin/37/Mark Martin/38/Jimmy Spencer/39/Phil

Barkdol/40/Darrell Waltrip
SUPER=401-41/Mike Wallace/42/Kyle Petty/43/Bobby Hamilton/44/Brett

Bodine/45/Chad Little
SUPER=405-46/Bobby Hillin
RUNS=:25
OUT Q=....Bobby Hillin.
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Olympic


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=jmo
TAPE# net
GRAPHIC=None


The Olympic flame torch relay has begun in Los Angeles.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Los Angeles, CA;


A fingernail-sized flame symbolizing the spirit of the Olympics arrived from Greece today to ignite the torch.
The first torch was carried by Olympic decathlon champion Rafer Johnson.
Some ten-thousand runners will be carrying the torch for the next 84 days before it arrives in Atlanta July 19th for the start of the summer games.
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Gran-Prix


ANCHOR=Ron
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=jmo
TAPE# 96-29
GRAPHIC=None


High school teams from Virginia and surrounding states gathered in Richmond today.
They were competing in the third annual Electric Vehicle Grand Prix in Richmond.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


The Floyd S. Kay Votechnical School out of Rockbridge County was among the teams.
The competition is for high school students who have converted gasoline powered cars to electric drive.
The cars were tested in acceleration, handling, range.
The day ended with a 35 lap race on the Richmond International Raceway.
Floyd S. Kay's car finished 10th.
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