08:25-01

7Soering

ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-48
GRAPHIC=Jens Soering
SUPER=19-Melanie Moon;


(Yenz- SIR-ing) Jens Soering claimed his lawyer, Rick Neaton, was ineffective after he tried and failed to get his murder conviction overturned.
Now it appears Soering may have some proof.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford/June 21, 1990


An attorney review board in Michigan has concluded that the Detroit lawyer misappropriated 5-thousand dollars from (SIR-ing) Soering, lied to him about lining up witnesses, and falsified documents.
His law license was suspended for four years.
Neaton unsuccessfully defended the German-born U-V-A honor student as an accomplice in the murder of Derek and Nancy Haysom in the mid-80's.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=Jens Soering


(SIR-ing) Soering believes he deserves a new trial.

7Wiley


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=spr
TAPE#96-61
GRAPHIC=Wiley


It's now up to a grand jury to determine if a Roanoke man should stand trial for murder in connection with a July fourth fatal shooting.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


22-year old (ceh-PAY-dah) Cepada Renaldo Wiley is accused of fatally shooting Jesse Darnell Ferguson.
SUPER=03-Roanoke/July 4;


The fatal shots were fired on the in the parking lot of the Embassy Inn on Melrose Avenue.
At a preliminary hearing yesterday, a police detective testified that Wiley gave a statement to authorities.
In it, Wiley said he shot Ferguson because he feared for his life.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 9:48:43
IN Q=He said

((DETECTIVE S.P. LUCAS/ROANOKE CITY POLICE: HE SAID HE SHOT HIM AGAIN... AT THAT TIME HE FELL TO THE GROUND. HE SAID THAT MISTER FERGUSON WAS ON THE GROUND AND IT APPEARED HE WAS BEING HELD UP BY ONE OF HIS HANDS. AT THAT POINT HE FIRED ONE MORE TIME.))
SUPER=01-Det. S.P. Lucas/Roanoke City Police;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=one more time
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VO-NAT


In all, Ferguson suffered four gunshot wounds to his neck and back.
The judge certified the murder charges against Wiley but allowed him to stay free on bond.
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7Incubator


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-55
GRAPHIC=Business News


After seven years of planning, Roanoke's small business incubator is open for business.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The building near Wasena Park used to house corporate headquarters of Advance Auto.
Yesterday, it took on a new name, the New Century Venture Center.
Soon it'll be home to well over one dozen small businesses just getting their start.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=We have about

((HOPE PLAYER/BOARD CHAIRMAN: WE HAVE ABOUT 10 OR 12 APPLICATIONS IN PROCESS RIGHT NOW AND WE ALSO HAVE SEVERAL OTHERS WHO HAVE JUST GONE BEFORE THE TENANT SELECTION COMMITTEE WHERE THEY HAVE BEEN APPROVED AND NOW WE'RE PENDING SITE PLANS AND PLANS TO BE DONE TO THE SPACE ITSELF FOR FINAL APPROVALS. WE'RE ROLLING AND WITH THIS TODAY AND EVERYBODY KNOWING THAT WE'RE HERE, WE'RE AVAILABLE AND WE'RE READY, I THINK WE'RE GOING TO SEE A VERY STRONG RESPONSE TO WHERE WE ARE RIGHT NOW.))
SUPER=01-Hope Player/Board Chairman;
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=to where we are right now.
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VO-NAT


The incubator's first tenant is Brian Keys- a Lynchburg businessman who is expanding his sign business to the Roanoke area.
He will start with a two-room office, but hopes to add a production area within a year.
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7VWCC


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=Sta
TAPE#96-52
GRAPHIC=Education


Virginia Western Community College is closely watching one it's programs that's failing to make the grade.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The State Council of Higher Education has placed the school's radio and t-v program on probation.
Officials at the college say they anticipated the move because of past problems they had with graduates.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10.26.31 - 10.26.46
IN Q=The graduation rate

((WAYNE MICHIE/VIRGINIA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE; THE GRADUATION RATE DATA, THIS HISTORIC DATA OVER A FIVE YEAR PERIOD WAS THE TRIGGER FOR HAVING THE PROGRAM ON A WATCH LIST AND THAT SIMPLY REFERS TO A SLUMP IN THE GRADUATION RATE BACK IN THE '90s.))
SUPER=01-Wayne Michie/Virginia Western Community College;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=in the '90s.
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VO-NAT


College officials said they've yet to receive official correspondence from the council.
But they suspect the council will monitor the program's progress for the next couple of years.
Meanwhile, new courses focusing on electronic journalism have been added to attract more students.
College officials say the probationary status will not affect any students returning for the fall semester next month.
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7Weather


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=none
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=NONE
SUPER=X5000;SET DISSOLVE
(CHYRON TODAY/TONIGHT AREA FORECAST PAGE)
SUPER=314-Mostly Sunny/Less Humid/85-89/Clear/Comfortable/55-59;
SUPER=#555;RESET


Turning now to the forecast - the weekend is going to get off to a sunny start, with less humid conditions.
Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s.
Tonight will be clear, with lows dipping down into the upper 50s. 7BIRTHDAYS! 7/28/96

(Sunday)



SUPER=130-22/Angie Davis/Lexington;



SUPER=130-18/Natasha Smith/Lexington;



SUPER=130-4/Laura Blades/Roanoke;



SUPER=130-/Chase Lowe/Floyd;



(Monday)



SUPER=130-3/Trey Cooper/Forest;



SUPER=130-42/Carol Garden/Axton;



(Anniversary)
SUPER=130-23rd/James & Carol Gardner/Marion;



SUPER=130-66/James Saunders/Stewartsville;



SUPER=130-9/Denise Ayres/Lexington;



SUPER=130-/Betty Wertz/Roanoke;



SUPER=130-/Roberta Terry/Penhook;



SUPER=130-50/Gary Greer/Salem;



SUPER=130-35/Karen Hogston/Dublin;



SUPER=130-1/Hannah Shouse/Dublin;



SUPER=130-5/Josh Hamblin/Snowville;



SUPER=130-3/Jason Tribblett/Montvale;



SUPER=130-4/Bethany Walker/Penhook;



SUPER=130-78/Anne Ferrell/Moneta;



SUPER=130-32/Tony Williamson/Montvale;



SUPER=130-8/Rebekah Kennett/Burnt Chimney;



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(Anniversary)
SUPER=130-22nd/William & Daisy Craft/Christiansburg;



SUPER=130-50/Jerry Rexrode/Monterey;



SUPER=130-55/Horace Light/Roanoke;


55Security


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=6am
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#edit of local security 96-58
GRAPHIC=Airport Security
SUPER=19-Melanie Moon;


Be prepared to spend more time at the airport.
New security measures ordered by President Clinton for U-S airports will soon be place following the crash of T-W-A Flight 800.
Rules effective immediately include more screening and hand searches of luggage.
As of yesterday the Roanoke Regional Airport has not heard from the F-A-A yet regarding the President new directives.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But airlines in Roanoke are already following the enhanced, federally mandated measures introduced last fall.
They include photo I-D checks, reminding passengers to keep track of carry on luggage, and asking passengers more questions about both checked- in and carry on items.
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55Clean-Water


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-57
GRAPHIC=Water Quality


Governor Allen braved some rough water yesterday to promote a fall clean up of Virginia's waterways.
Ellen Qualls has the story.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=The Virginia
SUPER=03-Richmond; :00
SUPER=01-@Allen; :25
SUPER=01-Julie Holt/Va. Citizen's Action; :41
SUPER=@Ellen2; :53
RUNS=1:29
OUT Q=Qualls, News 7, Richmond.


(( The Virginia Sierra Club says George Allen promoting clean water is kind of like O.J. Simpson fighting domestic violence: they're glad he's out there but they have to question his motives.
nat sot
runs=:05


There was NO question that a paddling Allen and controversial Secretary of Natural Resources Becky Dunlop made a class A photo op -- in class IV whitewater.
sot 04;36:37

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: MUCH HAS BEEN GIVEN. MUCH IS EXPECTED. THAT'S SOMETHING WE BELIEVE IN IN OUR ADMINISTRATION. AND WE BELIEVE IN STRENGTHENING AND IMPROVING VIRGINIA'S ENVIRONMENT THROUGH CARING, RESPONSIBLE, AND COMMON SENSE STEWARDSHIP OF OUR NATURAL RESOURCES.))
runs=:16



sot 03:30:15

((JULIE HOLT/VA. CITIZEN ACTION: THE MAIN THING THAT GOVERNOR ALLEN HAS DONE IS APPOINT THE INDUSTRY PEOPLE TO MONITOR PUBLIC HEALTH PROVISIONS IN THE STATE. AND SURE, THE INDUSTRY PEOPLE SHOULD HAVE A SEAT ON THE TABLE, BUT SO SHOULD THE CITIZENS.))
runs=:13


The Governor's Fall River Renaissance clean-up program runs for one month, starting September 21st.
The point is for those who love and live on Virginia rivers every day to get organized for water monitoring, trash pickup, and stream bank stabilization.
It's the Governor's latest effort to make a splash as a pro-environment kind of guy.
NAT SOT

((LOVE IT, IT'S WONDERFUL, ISN'T IT?))
RUNS=:04


But with sausage king Jimmy Dean in the back of the boat, and heading up the project, Allen's business-first message came through crystal clear.
Ellen Qualls, News 7, Richmond.))

55Donnelley


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#=96-59
GRAPHIC=RR Donnelley


R-R Donnelley and Sons Company says it plans to expand its plant in Lynchburg.
(-------------)

VO NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg;


The printing company is expected to invest up up to 30- million- dollars to build a 32-thousand-square-foot addition, two high-speed printing presses and an ink-solvent recovery system.
Chicago-based R-R Donnelley says the expansion is expected to be completed within the first quarter of 19-98 and is expected to add up to 40 jobs to the Lynchburg plant's 900-member workforce..
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Keith
SS=Donnelley


The Lynchburg facility produces retail and mail-order catalogs

55Basketball


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=jmo
TAPE#edit of lincoln-terrace 96-54
GRAPHIC=NONE


Members of the Roanoke police department showed up in uniform at Washington Park, last night, in their basketball uniforms that is.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The COPE officers were supposed to play against some youngsters in the Lincoln Terrace neighborhood.
But it started raining and that put the game on hold.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 6:04:56
IN Q=Copy unit wanted

((JACKIE BARBOUR/LINCOLN TERRACE YOUTH DIRECTOR: COPE UNIT WANTED TO USE THE WEATHER FOR AN EXCUSE SO THEY WOULD NOT GET BEAT BUT WE'RE READY FOR THEM. WE'RE GOING TO WIN AND WE HOPE THERE'S NO HARD FEELING AND WE DON'T WANT THEM TO TAKE THE WIN PERSONALLY.))
SUPER=01-Jackie Barbour/Lincoln Terrace Youth Director;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=the win personally.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The game will be played next Wednesday- rain OR shine.
In the event of bad weather the game will move to the Lincoln Terrace Gym.
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55Weather


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=none
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=NONE
SUPER=X5000;SET DISSOLVE
(CHYRON TODAY/TONIGHT AREA FORECAST PAGE)
SUPER=314-Mostly Sunny/Less Humid/85-89/Clear/Comfortable/55-59;
SUPER=#555;RESET


Turning now to the forecast - the weekend is going to get off to a sunny start, with less humid conditions.
Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s.
Tonight will be clear and cool, with lows dipping down into the upper 50s.

8Soering


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-48
GRAPHIC=Jens Soering
SUPER=19-Melanie Moon;


(Yenz- SIR-ing) Jens Soering's lawyer is facing more trouble.
Soering said his lawyer was ineffective after he tried and failed to get his murder conviction overturned.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford/June 21, 1990


Now, an attorney review board in Michigan concluded this month that the Detroit lawyer misappropriated 5-thousand dollars from (SIR-ing) Soering, lied to him about lining up witnesses, and falsified documents.
His law license was suspended for four years.
Neaton unsuccessfully defended the German-born U-V-A honor student as an accomplice in the murder of Derek and Nancy Haysom in the mid-80's.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=Jens Soering


(SIR-ing) Soering believes he deserves a new trial.
Neaton told the Charlottesville "Daily Progress - Quote- (YENZ) Jens is in prison because he made a conscious decision to help Elizabeth Haysom.
He adds he was his lawyer, not his magician.

8Local-Security


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-58
GRAPHIC=Airport Security


Airports around the country are tightening security, on orders from President Clinton.
Federal officials say the measures are already taking effect,
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;

but they have yet to be seen at the Roanoke Regional Airport.
Airport officials say they haven't heard from the F-A-A yet, regarding Mr. Clinton's new directives.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:07:44
IN Q=FROM NOW

((FROM NOW ON WE WILL HAND SEARCH MORE LUGGAGE, AND SCREEN MORE BAGS. AND WE WILL REQUIRE PRE-FLIGHT INSPECTIONS FOR ANY PLANE FLYING TO OR FROM THE UNITED STATES.))
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=CARGO HOLD, EVERY TIME."
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Airlines in Roanoke are already following the enhanced, federally mandated measures introduced last fall.
They include photo I-D checks, reminding passengers to keep track of carry on luggage, and asking passengers more questions about both checked- in and carry on items.
(-------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


Federal officials say the new security measures will include more inspection of bags and could delay boarding by up to half an hour.

8Fund


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=tal
TAPE# 96-50
GRAPHIC=none


Officials at the Radford arsenal say they can clean up hazardous waste at the plant without being on the Superfund list.
Last week, Governor Allen intervened to keep the E-P-A from including the arsenal on its national priority list.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


But officials say they've already been working with the state and the E-P-A to clean up and control 43 hazardous waste sites.
They say Superfund would have forced them to spend more on paperwork and less on environmental restoration.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 20:08:33
IN Q=

((LT. COL. PAUL WOJCIECHOWSKI/RAAP COMMANDER: WE'VE ALREADY ENTERED A GREAT DEAL OF MONEY INTO THAT PROGRAM AND WE'D LIKE TO KEEP DOING THAT, PUTTING MONEY INTO CLEANUP AND NOT INTO ADMINISTRATIVE ENDEAVORS. ))
SUPER=01-Lt. Col. Paul Wojciechowski/RAAP Commander;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=administrative endeavors.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


In the interest of preventing future environmental problems, the arsenal will bring a new air pollution control system on line in September.
And last month, it completed 12 million dollars worth of improvements to the bio plant, which treats waste from the production process.
(----------------)



8Incubator


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-55
GRAPHIC=Business News


It's taken seven years to get the project off the ground, but Roanoke's small business incubator is finally open.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The building near Wasena Park used to house corporate headquarters of Advance Auto.
Yesterday, it took on a new name, the New Century Venture Center.
Soon it'll be home to well over one dozen small businesses just getting their start.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=We have about

((HOPE PLAYER/BOARD CHAIRMAN: WE HAVE ABOUT 10 OR 12 APPLICATIONS IN PROCESS RIGHT NOW AND WE ALSO HAVE SEVERAL OTHERS WHO HAVE JUST GONE BEFORE THE TENANT SELECTION COMMITTEE WHERE THEY HAVE BEEN APPROVED AND NOW WE'RE PENDING SITE PLANS AND PLANS TO BE DONE TO THE SPACE ITSELF FOR FINAL APPROVALS. WE'RE ROLLING AND WITH THIS TODAY AND EVERYBODY KNOWING THAT WE'RE HERE, WE'RE AVAILABLE AND WE'RE READY, I THINK WE'RE GOING TO SEE A VERY STRONG RESPONSE TO WHERE WE ARE RIGHT NOW.))
SUPER=01-Hope Player/Board Chairman;
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=to where we are right now.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The incubator's first tenant is Brian Keys- a Lynchburg businessman who is expanding his sign business to the Roanoke area.
He will start with a two-room office, but hopes to add a production area within a year.
(----------------)


8Weather


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=cutin
WRITER=none
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=NONE
SUPER=X5000;SET DISSOLVE
(CHYRON TODAY/TONIGHT AREA FORECAST PAGE)
SUPER=314-Mostly Sunny/Less Humid/85-89/Clear/Comfortable/55-59;
SUPER=#555;RESET


Turning now to the forecast - the weekend is going to get off to a sunny start, with less humid conditions. Tonight will be clear and cool, with lows dipping down into the upper 50s. Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s.