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News 7 is next-
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including a story on Holdrens- The store's been sold and that not good news if you have an extended warranty-
Plus it's called werewolf syndrome. A little girl with it undergoes surgery.
And you probably know him as Rocky but his newest role is DADDY. Sly Stallone's a father again.
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ANCHOR=Jean


News 7 is next.

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Good Evening.
A local appliance store's been sold and that's not good news for folks with extended warranties on appliances.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


If you bought a product from Holdrens with an extended warranty before July First you're on your own if it breaks.
SUPER=03-Philadelphia;


It's called Werewolf syndrome- hair grows over much of a person's face. If not treated it can develop into cancer.
But today this two year old girl underwent surgery- Doctors say it'll be a 500 percent improvment.
SUPER=@file;


Plus Sylvestor Stallone is a dad again. We'll have details.
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ANCHOR=Jean


Join us for News 7 at Eleven.

Dupont


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-59
GRAPHIC=dUPONT


With the word out that the Dupont Nylon plant will close for good, people are trying to figure out the total impact on Martinsville and Henry County.
Len Besthoff reports it may take a while.
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SUPER=01-Larry McDorman/Amfibe President; 1:09
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Dupont says more than 550 nylon workers averaging 15- dollars- an- hour will lose their jobs when the Henry County plant closes.
In reality, the move may cost upwards of 900 jobs, when you factor in people employed by Dupont suppliers and contractors.
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((TOM HARNED/MARTINSVILLE DEVELOPMENT DEPT.: IT'S GOING TO BE DIFFICULT TO DEAL WITH, AND DIFFICULT TO RECOVER FROM, BUT CERTAINLY IT'S SOMETHING THAT THE COMMUNITY, THAT MARTINSVILLE AND HENRY COUNTY CAN RECOVER FROM.))
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This isn't good news for an area that already has a high jobless rate compared to nearby communities like Roanoke and Lynchburg.
The shutdown could also be a one- two punch on the region's tax base...since the company pays two- million- dollars- a- year in real estate and machinery taxes, and workers pay personal property and sales taxes.
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((SID CLOWER/HENRY CO. ADMINISTRATOR: OF COURSE WE ALL HOPE THAT THERE WILL BE SOME WAY THAT WE CAN MAKE THIS UP WITHOUT HAVING TO CUT PROGRAMS OR THE OTHER KINDS OF THINGS THAT YOU DO TO REDUCE EXPENSES.))
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Also in question, how Dupont's move will affect more than a half dozen tenants on its 500 acre campus, including monofilament maker Amfibe, which employs 130 people.
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((LARRY MCDORMAN/AMFIBE PRESIDENT: ON THE POSITIVE SIDE, OUR LANDLORDS, DUPONT, HAVE KEPT US WELL INFORMED AS TO THEIR INTENTIONS OVER THE LAST SEVERAL MONTHS. AND HAVE INDICATED CERTAINLY A DESIRE TO HELP US GET THROUGH THIS TRANSITION.))
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Everybody stresses one point though; the Dupont plant won't close until 1998.
So even though the Martinsville- Henry County area hasn't determined all the effects of this move, people will have time to adjust.
Len Besthoff, News-7.

Holdren's


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#96-74
GRAPHIC=Holdrens


Since the sale of Holdren's Stores to a North Carolina Company... some customers in our area say they feel betrayed.
As Ron Jones reports their extended warranty may NOT be worth the paper they're written on.
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((Holdren's Stores was sold to Crenshaw TV and Appliance of North Carolina July first for 2 point 3 million dollars.
The new owners announced service would remain the same except for a few changes.
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((In the acquisition the assets were sold... but the extended warranties weren't covered.
Which means... if you bought your refrigerator or any other products with an extended warranty before July first and your items break... guess what?... you're out of luck.))

Allan Schmaeman found that out this week.
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((ALLAN SCHMAEMAN/HOLDREN'S CUSTOMER: IT MAKES ME FEEL LIKE I'VE BEEN CHEATED IN THE WORST WAY. I FIGURED WHEN I WAS DEALING WITH THIS COMPANY I WAS DEALING WITH A VERY HONEST AND REPUTABLE COMPANY AND AT THIS POINT I FEEL LIKE THEY'VE REALLY MISREPRESENTED WHAT THEY TOLD US IN THE BEGINNING. AS FAR AS THE WARRANTY IS CONCERNED I FEEL LIKE WE SHOULD HAVE NEVER BOUGHT IT. IT WAS A WASTE OF MONEY AND TIME.))
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Steve Haines bought his computer from Holdren's before July first and it broke... he says when he called the corporate office in North Carolina he was told... you're on your own.
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((STEVE HAINES/HOLDREN'S CUSTOMER: I'VE BEEN DEALING WITH HOLDREN'S FOR OVER TWENTY-FIVE YEARS. THE COMPUTER IS JUST ONE ITEM THAT I'VE PURCHASED FROM HOLDREN'S. IT PUTS A BAD TASTE IN YOUR MOUTH AND ME PERSONALLY I WOULD NEVER GO BACK TO HOLDREN'S.))
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Holdren officials in Roanoke and North Carolina wouldn't speak on camera... but said MANUFACTURER warranties will be honored.
But if you spent a few hundred bucks for their extended warranty before July first... that money is down the drain... and there are NO refunds.
Ron Jones, News Seven.))

Logging-Accident


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-66
GRAPHIC=NONE


A freak logging accident killed a 39 year- old Christiansburg man this morning.
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SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


It happened shortly after 11 o-clock off Taylor Hollow Road in Montgomery County.
The man was cutting a tree with a chainsaw when the tree split, and snapped back into his stomach.
A co-worker ran to his aid but was unable to assist.
The victim suffered major internal injuries and died at the scene.
Authorities are still trying to notify relatives and have not yet released his name.
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Convention


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NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net A
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The FIRST lady spoke on this SECOND night of the Democratic National Convention-
The highlight tonight - the family. Regina Blakely has more from Chicago.
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SUPER=07-Rev. Jesse Jackson;
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((The main function of this convention is to present a unified picture of Democratic delegates solidly behind Bill Clinton so before the prime time cameras kicked in the more liberal members of the party took to the podium.
Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo and Jesse Jackson accepted President Clinton's decision to sign the welfare reform bill but they did so with caveats expressed in their own styles.
JESSE JACKSON: KEEP THAT FAITH... STAND WITH THE POOR.
MARIO CUOMO: MANY OF US, I AMONG THEM, FEEL THE RISKS TO CHILDREN ARE TO HARSH TO SIGN THAT BILL NO MATTER WHAT THE POLITICAL BENEFITS.
To fashion the official presentation of the night Indiana Governor Evan Bayh who gave the keynote address on the American family.
INDIANA GOVERNOR EVAN BAYH: I COME HERE FROM THE HEARTLAND, A PLACE WHERE THE MOST IMPORTANT TITLE A MAN CAN HAVE IS NOT GOVERNOR, BUT FATHER, HUSBAND, SON.
TIPPER GORE: A WOMAN AMERICA IS PROUD TO CALL OUR FIRST LADY.. HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON...
But the most anticipated event of the evening was when the first lady stepped into the spotlight...
HILLARY CLINTON:
And with the help of modern technology... President Clinton cheered her on.
PRESIDENT CLINTON REGINA BLAKELY/CHICAGO: THE FIRST LADY'S SPEECH WAS VERY IMPORTANT TO THE CLINTON-GORE CAMPAIGN. FEW FIRST LADY'S HAVE BEEN AS CONTROVERSIAL AND AT TIMES UNPOPULAR AS MRS.CLINTON. REGINA BLAKELY CBS NEWS, CHICAGO.))

Dole


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Dole


Bob Dole is shaking up his campaign staff.
Sources say he'll name former Defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld as his Campaign's general chairman.
New Hampshire's Governor now holds that post.
Dole says he's taking the action to stop internal squabbling.
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Today though it was a balanced budget on Dole's mind- as he spoke to small business leaders.
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((THE FIRST THING I'M GONNA DO AS PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES IS URGE CONGRESS TO PASS A CONSITUTIONAL AMENDMENT FOR A BALANCED BUDGET WHICH FAILED BY ONE VOTE IN THE SENATE.))
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Dole says we'll have a balanced budget by 2002.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
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Still to come on the newscast, police in Pittsylvania County find a peach of a moonshine operation tonight,
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And we'll tell you how doctors are helping a young girl with what is called Human Werewolf Syndrome.
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Robin in the WX Office Roll Lake Level MUSIC UP FULL
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Still-Bust


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#96-73
GRAPHIC=NONE


A Pittsylvania County moonshine operation came to an abrupt halt this evening.
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SUPER=03-Pittsylvania Co.;


Ben Barber and Lewis Ayers were charged with illegally manufacturing peach brandy.
They were arrested at the site off Route 672 in Pittsville-- following an ongoing investigation.
An arrest for manufacturing peach brandy is fairly UNcommon.
It's more expensive to make than regular moonshine-- but also more profitable.
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((CAPT. JAMES MCLAUGHLIN/PITTSYLVANIA CO. SHERIFF'S DEPT.:BASICALLY, I THINK THE WAY THEY GET RID OF IT HERE IS BY THE CASE, GOING UP TO SOME OF THE NORTHERN LARGER CITIES THEY USUALLY GET RID OF THE, DISPOSE OF IT, BY THE GALLONS, IT COULD GO DOUBLE, AS MUCH AS A 120- DOLLARS A GALLON IN LARGER CITIES. ))
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Authorities found 48- gallons of brandy prepared for sale.
Another 42- gallons was ready for packaging.
Most of the evidence was destroyed including the 800- gallon black pot still.
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((CAPT. JAMES MCLAUGHLIN/PITTSYLVANIA CO. SHERIFF'S DEPT.: I THINK IT'S A FAMILY TRADITION PROBABLY THAT'S COME DOWN THE GENERATIONS, PEACH BRANDY, IS PROBABLY SOMETHING THAT YOU COULD PURCHASE OFF THE SHELF, BUT IT WOULDN'T BE SOMETHING LIKE THAT THEY MAKE FROM THESE ILLEGAL STILL SITES. ))
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Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Agents as well as the Virginia Game and Inland Fisheries assisted in the arrest.
If convicted-- both men face a maximum of three years in prison and a one thousand dollar fine.
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Obremski


ANCHOR=jean
NEWSCAST=5
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TAPE#96-64
GRAPHIC=Obremski


A Botetourt County grand jury also handed down indictments for Michael Obremski.
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SUPER=04-File Tape;


He's the man who made threatening phone calls to young girls in Roanoke County.
He pleaded no contest to those charges last month.
He now faces two charges in Botetourt County... where the case against him has been open for some time.
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IN Q=For the

((REED KELLY/BOTETOURT COUNTY SHERIFF: FOR THE MOST PART, HE PICKED THEIR NAMES OUT OF NEWSPAPER ARTICLES WHERE THEY'VE ACHIEVED CERTAIN THINGS. HE IN TURN WOULD GET THEIR NUMBER AND MAKE A PHONE CALL AND MAKE SUGGESTIVE REMARKS. WE THINK WE'VE GOT SEVERAL GOOD CASES ON HIM. ))
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At this point, no hearings have been scheduled for Obremski in Botetourt County.
He'll be sentenced in Roanoke County next month.
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Stallins


ANCHOR=jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=spr
TAPE#96-71
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


More drug charges against a former amateur golf champion.
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SUPER=04-File Tape;


Penny Stallins has now been indicted in Botetourt County.
She's been charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute... plus one count of marijuana possesion.
Last month she received a similar indictment in Salem.
The case grew out of a drug bust in Botetourt County June 3rd.
Stallins is a three time winner of the Roanoke Valley Hall of Fame Women's Golf Tournament.
She's a former gym teacher from Andrew Lewis High School.
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Christian-Coalition


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-63
GRAPHIC=Jim Gilmore


A state Senator says Republican Attorney General Jim Gilmore is not tough enough on the Chesapeake-based Christian Coalition.
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SUPER=@file;


The Coalition founded by televangelist Pat Robertson is already facing federal charges that it behaves like a partisan political committee -- but doesn't follow public disclosure laws.
Fairfax state Senator Joe Gartlan- a Democrat- has twice asked Gilmore for a legal opinion on a hypothetical group like the Christian Coalition.
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Gilmore has now dodged it twice, saying the disclosure law is before the federal court in Roanoke.
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((ATTORNEY GENERAL JIM GILMORE: I THINK WE HAVE TO LET THE COURT RULE ON THE STATUTES. CONSTITUTIONAL OR OTHERWISE. THEY MAY HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY ABOUT THESE STATUTES, THAT WOULD RENDER ANY OPINION THAT I WOULD ISSUE MOOT. BUT IT'S BEEN THE LONG-STANDING PRACTICE FOR ALL ATTORNEYS-GENERAL, REPUBLICAN AND DEMOCRAT, TO NOT COMMENT AT AN EARLY TIME ON MATTERS THAT ARE BEFORE THE COURTS.))
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SS=Jim Gilmore


Senator Gartlan says Gilmore is comparing apples to oranges.
Gartlan says the Virginia Society for Human Life lawsuit is challenging the constitutionality of the disclosure laws.
Gartlan says he just wants to know if Gilmore thinks the Christian Coalition is "acting like" a political committee when it mobilizes voters for specific candidates.
Tease#2

Soft Music Under
ANCHOR=Jean
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Coming up next on our newscast,
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we'll see how new faces will mean some changes at Roanoke's firehouses.
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MUSIC UP FULL
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Werewolf-Girl


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


Two year old (Ah--Bees Da-Hay-sues) Abys DeJesus of Puerto Rico had an unusual kind of surgery today in the U-S.
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VO-NAT 18:14:15
SUPER=03-Philadelphia, PA;


She was born with human werewolf syndrome- technically known as hairy congenital nevus.
This rare condition caused thick patches of hair to grow on half of her face and between her eyes - as well as smaller areas on the body.
Today doctors inserted special balloons under her skin today to stretch it.
The hairy patches will later be removed and the stretched skin will cover the wounds.
Doctors say it will be a 500 percent improvement.
If not treated, the condition could lead to cancer.
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Rescue-Calls


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=bmy
TAPE#96-60
GRAPHIC=None


Fire Stations in the city of Roanoke got a new look today.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Men and women are now working side by side for the first time-
That's because of the merger of the Fire and Emergency Services departments.
Changes are being made in the fire stations to provide more privacy for both groups.
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((DEPUTY CHIEF WINSTON SIMMONS/ROANOKE FIRE-EMS: YOU KNOW FIRE SERVICE IS MALE DOMINATED. BRINGING IN DIVERSITY AND CHANGES AND THERE WILL ALWAYS BE CHANGES. THE BIGGEST THING IS TO REMEMBER TO DO THE LITTLE THINGS, FLIP THE SIGNS OVER, WEAR SHORTS AND TEE SHIRTS. LITTLE THINGS LIKE THAT. ))
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Bathrooms and locker rooms all have locks and signs on them.
New walls in the dormitory provide more privacy for sleeping.
Also, paramedics and E-M-T's are undergoing additional firefighting training so supporters of the merger say the number of firefighters in the city will actually increase.
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S-Danville


ANCHOR=mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=twe
TAPE#-S6-22
GRAPHIC=Braves


Atlanta's rookie league affiliate in Danville fared a little better tonight, renewing its Appy Legue rivalry with Martinsville and picking up an 11 to 2 win in the 2nd to last game of the season.
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SUPER=03-Danville/Phillies vs. Braves;


The fans were having a ball tonight at Dan Daniel Memorial Park.
But the same could not be said for Ramon Henderson and the Martinsville Phillies.
We pick it up in the bottom of the 3rd. Jason Ross smashes a long triple into left that gets away from the left fielder. A.D. Thorpe and Mike Terhune circle the bases for a 2-zip lead.
A batter later Ross would make it 3 nothing, racing home on this sac fly.
Danville added to the lead in the SUPER=34-Danville/=11/Martinsville/==2;

4th. Corey Walker doubles in two more runs and Danville wins it 11 to 2.
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S-Score


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WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s6-16
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SUPER=04-MLB; :00


Randy Johnson will not be ready to rumble for quite some time.
Last year's Cy Young award winner is finished for the season and headed for more back surgery.
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S-Braves


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-16
GRAPHIC=BRAVES


John Smoltz pitched a seven hitter last night and the Braves got two big homers from Dye and Jones, but they lost to the Pirates 3-to-2.
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SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/Braves vs. Pirates; :00


Jermaine Dye, who has seen his playing time drop a bit with the acquisition of Terry Pendleton and the recent shuffling of players responded in the second inning with this towering 410 foot homer to deep center.
Then in the third Andruw Jones made it two to nothing with another massive solo shot to center off Denny Neagle.
But Neagle would get the win and Smoltz the loss because Al martin went
SUPER=35-Atlanta/2/Pittsburgh/3;

3-for-3 and got the game winning run home in the fifth as Smoltz falls to 20-and-7 on the year.
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S-Butler


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s6-15
GRAPHIC=dodgers


Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Brett Butler, who underwent tonsil cancer surgery on May 21st, returned to the Dodgers today and began working out with the team.
He hopes to play again this season, but right he hasn't picked a target date for his return.
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((BRETT BUTLER/DODGERS OUTFIELDER:))
SUPER=01-Brett Butler/Dodgers Outfielder; :00
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OUT Q=...GET BACK AND PLAY."
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S-Seth


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=VIRGINIA


In one more diamond item from last night, former UVa star pitcher Seth Greisinger who also pitched for the U.S. Olympic team earlier this summer, signed with the Detroit Tigers yesterday.
He was the Tigers number one selection in the June amateur draft.

S-Tiger


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ksh
TAPE#S6-20
GRAPHIC=Golf


The cat's out of the bag, Tiger Woods will make his jump to the PGA tour official tomorrow afternoon at 3:30.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=04-Sunday; :00


Just two days after winning an unprecedented third straight Amateur title Woods says he's ready to bring what many call the best swing ever to hit the pro tour.
His biggest adjustment will be playing the 72 hole stroke format.
Most matches on the amateur ranks are based on match play, where a bad hole isn't as detrimental.
His first test comes this weekend in the Milwaukee Open.
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S-Tennis


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s6-18
GRAPHIC=us open


Day Two of the U.S. Open tennis championships in New York produced the biggest upset of the tourney to date!
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-New York, NY/USA; :00


As this man, fan favorite and six time Grand slam event winner Stefan Edberg turned the tourney upside down by beating hard serving defending champ Richard Krajicek in straight sets.
Edberg who is retiring after this tourney beat reigning champ 6-3, 6-3 and 6-3.
Don't forget CBS will have complete wrapup of today's events after Late night with David Letterman.
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S-Mason


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#s6-19
GRAPHIC=none


On to hoops where the newest Hornet came into town and immediately challenged his new teammates to get mean.Former Knick Anthony Mason buzzed into the queen city.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Charlotte, NC; :00


Former Knick Anthony Mason brought a new haircut to town along with some much needed toughness and a serious bad boy attitude.
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((ANTHONY MASON/HORNETS FORWARD:)) ((DAVE COWENS/HORNETS HEAD COACH:))
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SUPER=01-Dave Cowens/Hornets Head Coach; :06
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WIPE TO PINNACLE PAGE!!!!

Sports Tease


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


Still to come tonight, is a repeat in the cards for the Lady Cavs!!
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Steve Mason checks in from Daleville with a preseason look at the defending state champs from Lord Botetourt right after this.
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S-Curry


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none
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pinnacle page (1012)
Mason's new teammate Dell Curry will be in town today along with Golden State guard Bimbo Coles.
Two two former Tech all-americans will be speaking at the monthly meeting of the Roanoke Valley sports club at the Salem Civic Center.
The social hour begins at 5:45, and if you're interested in attending the meeting and would like to get tickets, you can call (540) 389-7373 between nine and noon.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=SPORTS CLUB


And there is plenty of space and plenty of room for you in the Roanoke Valley sports club.

S-Botetourt


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=GIRL-96
GRAPHIC=girls basketball


Girls basketball season is here again!
And no one is more ready to get it on than Lord Botetourt.
Steve Mason visited with the lady Cavs to see how they were planning to defend their Group 2A state title.
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SUPER=01-David Wheat/Lord Botetourt Girls Basketball Coach; :17
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SUPER=01-Sara Moore/17 Pts & 9 Rebs per Game in 95; :45
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The memory of beating William Byrd for the Group 2A state championship is still clear in the minds of the Lady Cavaliers.
So are the many honors the team received from the fans and the community.
it's also clear in 96 that Botetourt fans would like another title. ((DAVID WHEAT/LORD BOTETOURT GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH:)) ((STEVE MASON:)) ((SARAH MOORE/17 PTS & 9 REBS PER GAME IN 95:))
Game by game, the lady cavs will look to first team all state forward Sara Hicks. She averaged over 22 points per game last season and has been working on her shooting range all summer. But; it's not the offense that this Virginia tech signee is excited about. ((SARA HICKS/1995 BLUE RIDGE DISTRICT PLAYER OF THE YEAR:)) The Lady Cavaliers must not only contend with Blue Ridge powers William, Salem and Northside again, but new district members Christiansburg and Blacksburg as well. In Botetourt County, Steve Mason, News 7 sports.))
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Actor Sylvester Stallone is a father once again.
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His girlfriend Jennifer Flavin gave birth to a seven pound three once girl early this morning in South Miami Florida.
It took 12 hours of labor, but both mother and daughter, Sophia Rose are doing fine.
Stallone has been married twice. The fifty year old actor has two sons from his first marriage- ages 17 and 20.
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