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Up next on News 7 at Eleven-
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Take a look at this- an emergency landing at a local airport.
A worker falls through the roof at Cassell Coliseum on Tech's campus.
And Yokohama tire loses one of its biggest contracts.
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Plus the Valujet tape is released.
News 7 is next.

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Good evening.
An emergency landing at the Lynchburg airport today.
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Pilot David Parker dumped his excess fuel when he realized his landing gear wasn't working.
No one was injured in the landing.
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A fatal accident at Cassell Coliseum today.
A construction worker who was repairing the roof fell through and plunged 90 feet to his death.
Dewey Wayne Duncan of Pulaski was pronounced dead at Montgomery Regional Hospital.
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After two years swimmers celebrate as the Frog Pond finally opens.
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Join us for News 7 at eleven.

Belly-Landing


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It was supposed to be a weekend fishing trip- It ended with an emergency landing tonight in Lynchburg.
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Minutes after taking off from New London Airport, pilot David Parker realized the landing gear on his single engine Cessna would not go up or down.
Parker then dumped his excess fuel and made a belly landing at the Lynchburg airport...
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Seconds after touching down, Parker and his two passengers escaped unharmed.
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((SGT. BOB STOUT/VA STATE POLICE: MY PERSONAL OPINION IS THE PILOT DID AN OUTSTANDING JOB OF LANDING THE AIRCRAFT. THERE'S NO INJURIES, DAMAGE TO THE AIRCRAFT WAS MINOR, HE DID AN OUTSTANDING JOB OF LANDING THE AIRCRAFT WITH THREE PEOPLE ON BOARD.))
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Parker's fellow pilots also gave him credit for a stellar landing.
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((STEWART HOBBS/VA AVIATION: IT WOULD PUT YOU ON PINS AND NEEDLES AND HAVE THE ADRENALINE PUMPING BUT ONCE IT'S OVER AND DONE WITH IT'S AN EASY THING TO WALK AWAY FROM.))
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Damage to the plane was limited to the propeller, landing gear and the metal underbelly of the aircraft.
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Franklin-Fatal


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One man is dead after a boating accident today on Smith Mountain Lake.
Authorities say the 24-year man from Woodbridge was killed when the jet ski he was driving struck a boat.
The accident happened about 1:00 near the Bull Run section of the Lake in Franklin County.
The name of the victim has not been released and the accident is still under the investigation.
Todays death was the first this year involving a boat on Smith Mountain lake and the first involving a jet ski in at least three years.

Cassell-Death


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A construction worker on the Virginia Tech campus died this afternoon when he plunged 90 feet from the top of Cassell Coliseum.
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27 year-old Dewey Wayne Duncan of Pulaski was working for Allen Neely, Incorporated of Narrows, the contractor repairing the coliseum's roof.
Duncan was pronounced dead at Montgomery Regional Hospital after he fell through the roof and landed on the basketball court inside.
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((JEFF DOUGLAS/VA. TECH SPOKESMAN: AS PART OF THIS PROJECT THEY'RE GOING THROUGH AND THEY'RE FORTIFYING ))
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Investigators from the Department of Labor and Industry are on site to determine how the accident happened.
The contractors were hired to strengthen the structure as part of a three million dollar capital improvement project.
The accident happened just minutes before youngsters at a girls' basketball camp were supposed to take the court.
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Yokohama


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Yokohama Tire of Salem is losing one of its largest customers.
That could mean layoffs for its employees.
Jay Moore has been working on the story.
He joins us now for our newsroom.
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Jean, today we learned that Price Costco, a large warehouse club chain in Washington state, is pulling its line from the Yokohama plant.
This isn't the first time Costco has had bad news for Yokohama.
If you remember this is the same company that had problems with the Salem plant just last year.
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(( Employees at Yokohama say the loss of Price Costco equals out to about a third of the tires they produce each year.
Last winter the Salem plant sent a bad batch of tires to the company.
It even got to the point that Costco demanded that Yokohama dismiss the people responsible for the mistake.
Yokohama didn't fire anyone, but rather took steps to solve the problem.
From his office in California...
Dan Hunter, Yokohama's Vice President of Marketing said losing Price Costco was not a result of what Yokohama did or didn't do.
A notice Yokohama posted in the plant said Price Costco simply wanted to cut down on the number of its suppliers.
Employees say Yokohama currently has a seven million- tire- a- year- production.))
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And Jean,
Jim Hawk, the plant manager in Salem says the line will be phased out over the next year.
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He also says there should NOT be an immediate impact and there are NO plans for layoffs at least for now.

Rubatex-Dupont


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Workers at two area companies may find themselves out of a job before too long.
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The Dupont nylon plant in Henry County says foreign competition will probably force it to close in the coming years- leaving 600 people out of work.
The plant's gone from a high of several thousand people to a low of several hundred, and to many this was no surprise.
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((BILLY BUCHANAN/MARTINSVILLE DUPONT EMPLOYEES UNION: PEOPLE KNEW AND WERE AWARE THAT THIS WAS AN OPTION THAT THEY COULD SHUT DOWN. HOWEVER IT DIDN'T LESSEN THE DISAPPOINTMENT AT ALL. ))
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The plant manager says workers have made major efficiency improvements-
But he says competitors in Asia, India, and South America are gaining at an even faster pace.
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Meanwhile in Bedford the Rubatex plant may cut its hourly workforce in HALF.
The rubber products company says unless productivity improves, roughly 300 jobs could be transferred to another Rubatex facility in Arkansas.
Rubatex is Bedford's largest employer.
In recent months the city's unemployment rate has been among the lowest in the state.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
When News 7 returns, investigators say they have a major break in this week's bombing in Saudi Arabia,
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and O-J Simpson is once again the target of protestors...this time as he stages a fundraiser against violence.
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Saudi-Bombing


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F-B-I investigators are now at the bomb site in Saudi Arabia.
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There are reports they've found the crank-shaft to the truck- that carried the bomb.
Meanwhile military personnel admit they were not prepared for a bomb this size-
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((GEN. JOHN SHALIKASHVILI/CHAIRMAN, JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF: THE ISSUE NOW IS NOT TO JUST SAY THAT'S ALL THAT COULD BE DONE, BUT TO GO BACK ONCE AGAIN, RELOOK THE WHOLE ISSUE AND SEE IF THERE ISN'T SOMETHING ADDITIONAL THAT COULD BE DONE.))
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A plane carrying the remains landed at Dover Air Force Base-
The bodies of 19 Americans arrived on American soil.
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While in Germany the first wounded soldiers arrived tonight for treatment at a military hospital.
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Valujet


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The chilling tape from Valujet Flight 5-9-2 was released today-
Elizabeth Kaledin reports on the final minutes before the plane crashed into the Everglades.
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(In tapes just released the pilots sound remarkably calm but urgent as they

detect smoke on board and ask to return to Miami.
CRITTER 592 NEEDS AN IMMEDIATE RETURN TO MIAMI.....WHAT KIND OF PROBLEM ARE YOU HAVING....SMOKE IN THE COCKPIT....SMOKE IN THE CABIN.
On the tapes....Valujet jet is referred to as critter because of the smiling airplane used as the company logo....after the transmission about smoke...several calls to critter 592 go unanswered
Today the national transportation safety board began displaying the wreckage at a warehouse in Miami. It's the first glimpse of the scale of destruction:
ROBERT FRANCIS, VICE CHAIRMAN, N.T.S.B. THIS IS THE LANDING GEAR...THIS EQUIPMENT IS MADE TO WITHSTAND ENORMOUS FORCE...AND IT JUST SNAPPED OFF....
The control tower tapes may set the scene...but these assembled bits and pieces of the valujet wreck complete the picture....and investigators say the parts will lead them to exactly what happened. Elizabeth Kaledin, CBS News, New York.))

Simpson


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O-J Simpson is hosting a party tonight but it's causing controversy.
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The party's is raising money to stop violence-
Protestors carried signs saying Your cause is the most, but please lose the host.
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((TAMMY BRUCE/WOMEN'S PROGRESS ALLIANCE: THERE ARE A LOT OF ANONYMOUS HEROES IN THIS CITY WHO WORK TO SAVE WOMEN'S LIVES EVERYDAY. MR. SIMPSON IS NOT ONE OF THEM. THIS IS A CYNICAL MANIPULATION IN AN ATTEMPT TO POLISH HIS IMAGE WITH THE MEDIA.)) 16:57:33 ((MUHAMMAD NASSARDEEN/FOUNDATION SPOKESMAN: WE'RE SORRY THAT THEY FIND THIS UPSETTING BUT WE NEED TO DO WHAT WE HAVE TO DO TO SAVE LIVES ON THE STREETS.))
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The party's expected to raise several thousand dollars.
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Saunders


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The Southern Christian Leadership Conference has some concerns about racism within the Roanoke City Police Force.
The group claims a nine-year-old boy had to have stitches after he hit his head while police forced him into a patrol car.
But as Connie Stevens reports, the story unfolds, and now involves his mother-- and ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE- from Police Chief M-David Hooper.
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SUPER=01-Rev. Lenord Hines/S.C.L.C. Representative; :38
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(( It's a story that moves from the streets of Southwest Roanoke, to the Hurt Park Housing Project, and to the City Jail.
Let's start with Wednesday-- when Jaynie Saunders says seven police cars descended on her house.
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((JAYNIE SAUNDERS: I WAS SLEEPING IN BED, THEY COME IN HARASSING ME, KICKING THE DOOR, BANGING ON THE DOOR, MY SON WITH WHAT HE IS GOING THROUGH, HE'S AFRAID OF POLICE OFFICERS. AND I ASKED THEM PLEASE NOT TO BANG ON THE DOOR ANYMORE.THEY'RE UP THE STEPS, THREE OF THEM ON THE BACK DOOR, THREE OF THEM ON THE FRONT DOOR, THREE OF THE ON THE WINDOW? WHAT THEY WANT? WHAT THEY WANT?))
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Members of the S-C-L-C are standing behind Saunders-- escorting her from the magistrate's office where she was charged with assault and battery.
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((REV. LENORD HINES/S.C.L.C REPRESENTATIVE: THE BOTTOM LINE HERE IS RACISM, NO ONE WANTS TO ADMIT IT, BUT IT'S BLATANT RACISM IN THE ROANOKE VALLEY.))
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But the Chief of Police tells a different story.
He says Janie Saunders has an extensive police record-- and has failed to appear in court for her last four hearings.
It took two days for police to find her.
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((CHIEF M. DAVID HOOPER/ROANOKE CITY POLICE: OFFICERS, IN DEALING WITH HER, THAT SHE KNEW BY NAME, EXPLAINED TO HER WHAT THE CHARGES WERE, THAT THEY WERE SOUGHT BY A CITIZEN, THAT WE HAD NO OPTION BUT TO SERVE THEM. ))
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And as to the City's recent treatment of 9-year-old Jawward Saunders:
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((CHIEF HOOPER: I TOLD YOU I WILL NOT DISCUSS AN INCOMPLETE INTERNAL INVESTIGATION. I WILL TELL YOU THAT THERE ARE MANY THINGS ABOUT THAT, THAT ARE JUST NOT HOLDING UP. THERE ARE NO STITCHES, THERE WERE NO STITCHES, THERE HAVEN'T BEEN ANY STITCHES. ))
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Off- camera, Chief Hooper explains the sequence of events leading up to this whole situation.
Apparently, Jawward and another child playing at the Hurt Park Housing Project were arguing over a toy-- when Jawward's mother, Janie became involved-- and walked into Sherry Allen's apartment, and started pulling her sister's hair.
That's what lead to Saunders' arrest.
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((SHERRY ALLEN: OH THIS IS RACE. BUT BETWEEN HER AND MY SON. NOT BETWEEN THE POLICE AND THEM. THEY CALL ME WHITE TRASH, WHITE BITCH, THAT'S RACIST. ))
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Less than a mile away, Etonia Simmons credits the black eye she's been sporting for three weeks to Jaynie Saunders-- she's filed charges against Saunder's for robbing her.
But some say this case goes beyond a few families fighting-- rather, they believe it's indicative of race problems within the city police department,
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((REVEREND CARL TINSLEY/N.A.A.C.P. MEMBER: WE SEEM TO DRAW THE POLICE LIKE FLIES ON MOLASSES, IF ANYTHING HAPPENS THEY COME IN FORCE, THEY USE NO TACT WHATSOEVER, AND ANYTIME THERE'S AN INCIDENT INVOLVING BLACKS THERE'S ALWAYS A BIG UPROAR ABOUT IT. ))
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The S.C.L.C. also has a few words about the City's Cope team-- claiming officers taunt children with innuendo-- a charge some residents are quick to disagree with.
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((BENNY COOK/ROANOKE RESIDENT: THE ONES THAT AREN'T ABIDING BY THE LAW ARE THE ONES COMPLAINING, AND THAT'S THE PROBLEM. BECAUSE THEY'RE IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD TRYING TO DO SOMETHING, AND THE COPE UNIT IS TRYING TO CLEAN UP. ))
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standup tag
In the meantime, Chief Hooper is welcoming comment on the issue.
He says allegations of racism are not only unfortunate for him and his department, but also for the community at large.
Connie Stevens, News 7.))
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Still to some on the newscast, a bizarre story out of Texas tonight as a police officer is accused of ordering a hit on Dallas football star Michael Irvin, Mike Stevens will have that,
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and closer to home, we'll see how Montgomery County residents can now cool off with a dip in the Frog Pond.
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VMI-Follow


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The decision's been made.
Now the speculation begins.
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Yesterday's landmark Supreme Court ruling against VMI has sparked a host of questions.
Many want to know what the future holds for single- sex education?
Officials at the Women's colleges in this area say they don't think they'll be affected.
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((LINDA STEELE/HOLLINS COLLEGE SPOKESPERSON: I THINK THERE HAS BEEN A CLEAR RECORD WITH THE COURTS TO FIND A FUNDAMENTAL DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SINGLE SEX PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS AND SINGLE SEX PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS. I THINK THE COURTS HAVE BEEN VERY CLEAR ON THAT ISSUE. )) BUTT! BUTT! BUTT!
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((MONICA DEAN/SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE SPOKESPERSON: SIGNIFICANTLY, THE COURT ALSO MADE A CLEAR DECISION BETWEEN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE EDUCATION AND IT RECOGNIZED VIRGINIA'S ABILITY TO OFFER AN ARRAY OF DIFFERENT EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ITS STUDENTS. ))
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Neither school receives state or Federal money directly.
Officials say the students get funds through grants and loans.
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Monty-Pool


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It's taken two years and nearly half a million dollars, but kids in Montgomery County are finally beating the heat in a new swimming pool.
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Officials dedicated the so-called Frog Pond this afternoon, and moments later the first swimmer hit the water.
The Frog Pond was built with insurance money collected after a valve rupture destroyed the old pool.
According to the kids, the two-year dry spell was worth the wait.
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((ADASUE MYERS/SWIMMER: I TOOK SWIMMING LESSONS BUT THEN SOMEBODY MADE A HOLE IN THE POOL SO I HAD TO WAIT LIKE A YEAR OR TWO UNTIL WE GOT THIS POOL, AND I THINK THIS POOL IS A LOT BETTER.))
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((HENRY MOSES/SWIMMER: IT'S MUCH BETTER THAN THE OTHER ONE. I THINK IT WAS DESIGNED TO KEEP THE OLDER KIDS AWAY SO IT'S MORE FUN FOR KIDS LIKE ME. ))
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((MISSI ELLIOTT/PARENT: IT'S NICE, IT'S NOT AS DEEP AS THE OTHER ONE AND IT GIVES THE LITTLE ONES MORE, SOMETHING TO PLAY WITH.))
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It's not all kids' stuff though.
Montgomery County Parks and Recreation will also schedule water aerobics classes. And the pool will be available for lap swimming in the evening.
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S-Score


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Last night a Dallas cop who was supposed to testify against Irvin in his ongoing drug trial was arrested by DEA agents after trying to hire a hit man to kill Irvin.
We'll hear from the police chief, DeIon Sanders and Emmitt Smith coming a little later in Mornin.
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S-Irvin


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The Dallas Cowboys family has suffered another jolt last night as Drug Enforcement Administration agents have arrested a Dallas police officer for allegedly trying to hire a hit man to kill star Michael Irvin.
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Police chief Ben Click says, the officer, Johnnie Hernandez, had been subpoenaed to testify in Irvin's drug trial, and paid the undercover DEA agent thousands as downpayment for the killing.
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A gag order kept Click from providing few details. Jury selection in the Irvin case enters its fourth day later today.
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S-Dallas


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When this news broke last night, two of Irvin's high profile teammates were at a charity function in Dallas.
Deion Sanders had this reaction.
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Emmitt Smith says the whole Irvin Ordeal is a sad commentary on the way society has become these days.
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The judge in the case says yesterday's happenings should not effect the trial.

S-Rush


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The Roanoke Rush trimmed its roster down to 65 players last night, as the team wrapped up four nights worth of workouts at Patrick Henry high school.
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Over 75 players began the week, and in two more weeks the team will have to get down to the 45 players who will make up the active roster.
And delivering the cold cuts is never an easy job.
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((DUKE STRAGER/ROANOKE RUSH HEAD COACH:))
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S-Beamer


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
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Virginia Tech head football coach Frank Beamer has never been one to pass the buck, but today he certainly passed the bucks. landed a five year contract extension and a pay raise,
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Two days after receiving a five year contract extension and a raise the coach and his wife Cheryl thanked the University.
The Beamer's have donated $50 thousand dollars to Tech.
The gift will be used for facilities improvements, and it marks the second time Beamer has given his alma mater $50 thousand. He also did so in 1991.
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S-Tennis


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
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It was a rather unusual day at Wimbledon, as none of the really big names were were upset for the first time in this year's event.
And in one case a favorite not only won, but got some revenge.
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Pete Sampras picked up a straight set win over the man who beat him in the Australian Open, Mark Philippoussis.
He gets the 7-6, 6-4, and 6-4 win although Philippoussis had his moments, recording 28 aces. His first serve was regularly clocked around 125 miles an hour.
Top seeded Steffi Graf also won today in the second round as she disposed of Nathalie Baudone in straight sets 7-5 and 6-3.
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There were two minor upsets on the women's side as eighth seeded Lindsey Davenport lost to Larisa Neiland, and 10th seed Magdalena Maleeva lost to Nathalie Tauziat.
retiring Stefan Edberg also played his final match at Wimbledon as the two time champ lost to Mikael Tillstrom.

Sports Tease


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Still to come tonight, a former coach of the Virginia Lancers has surfaces in the IHL,
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And Roy Stanley checks in from NBA star Johnny Newman's no nonsense hoop camp in Danville.
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S-Camp


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-5
GRAPHIC=BASKETBALL CAMP


Summer athletic camps are all over the place this time of year, but Roy Stanley says basketball player get schooled in more than just the fundamentals, when they check into Bucks star, Johnny Newman's annual camp in Danville.
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IN Q="For 13...
SUPER=03-Danville; :00
SUPER=01-John Newman/Camp Director; :11
SUPER=01-Garrett Dillard/G.W. Asst. Coach; :40
SUPER=@Roy1; 1:05
SUPER=01-Nathan Poole/Camp Counselor; 1:14
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OUT Q=....news 7 sports."
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((For 13 years, Newman, who plays with Milwaukee, has returned to his hometown to conduct the camp.
And because of its success the changes have been minimal.)) ((JOHN NEWMAN/CAMP DIRECTOR: )) ((More than 40 kids are enrolled in the morning session of the camp.
They go through drills and play a little hoop.
And there's even a session where the kids view film.
But the main highlight of the camp is when Newman and his staff present the kids with their camp jerseys.)) ((GARRETT DILLARD/G.W. ASSISTANT COACH: )) ((JOHN NEWMAN: )) ((ROY STANDUP: )) ((NATHAN POOLE/CAMP COUNSELOR: )) ((The camp concludes June 28-th. In Danville Roy Stanley News 7 sports.))
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S-Allison


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=DAVE ALLISON


Former VIrginia Lancers and Richmond Renegades head coach Dave Allison has surfaced again in the International Hockey League.
Allison spent two months this past seasons as the head coach of the hapless Last night he takes over the Grand Rapid Griffin in the IHL. Ottawa Senators in the NHL before getting fired.