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News-Heads

ANCHOR=Jean
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News 7 at Five is next-
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A fatal accident leaves one area school in shock tonight- dealing with the death of a student.
Change is on the way for Leggett.
And is it really September- We'll show you how winter's coming early in some places.
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Wx-Heads
TALENT=Robin
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The cold front did the trick last night and brought in a fresh batch of air. The weekend looks lovely.

MEDICAL-HEADS


ANCHOR=Connie
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TAPE#MED HEADS
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On Health Check, a new line of devices that jump-start stopped hearts may soon be as commonplace as fire extinguishers.
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VO-NAT


We'll tell you about these new defibrillators the government has approved.
Plus, a report on eating disorders....and young girls.
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((THEY ARE THEIR CLASSMATES, THEY ARE THEIR FRIENDS, SO THERE'S CONCERN AND THERE IS A LEVEL OF SOMBERNESS.))
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VO-NAT


A fatal crash involving a school bus leaves the Bedford County school community shaken.
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5-Bedford-Fatal


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#596-26
GRAPHIC=news-7 at five


Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at Five, I'm Jean Jadhon.
One high school student was killed, two others injured when their car crashed into a school bus this morning near Huddleston.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford Co.;


It happened around 7:30 on this stretch of Route 24, east of Body Camp.
State police say 16-year old Christy Hawkins may have been traveling too fast when she rounded a curve and came upon a school bus that had stopped to pick up a passenger.
Hawkins' car struck the rear of the bus.
Her front-seat passenger-- 16-year old Tracy Gwynn Arthur-- was killed instantly.
Hawkins and her brother Robbie, who was riding in the back seat, suffered minor injuries in the crash.
All three teens were students at Staunton River High School, where counselors today have been helping their classmates deal with the tragedy.
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IN Q=Basically we had

((JIM PHARES/PRINCIPAL: BASICALLY WE HAD PSYCHOLOGISTS TALKING WITH KIDS THROUGHOUT THE MORNING. PARENTS WERE CONTACTED FOR ALL THE CHILDREN ON THE BUS WHO HAD BEEN TRAUMATIZED BY IT.))
SUPER=01-Jim Phares/Staunton River Principal; :00
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VO-NAT


Authorities say speed and driver in-attention contributed to the crash.
Charges are pending.
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5-Iraq


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#net-a
GRAPHIC=conflict in iraq


Iraq claims it will stop shooting at U-S warplanes.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-Iraqi TV;


The message went out today over Iraqi T-V.
But the White House says it isn't impressed with the announcement.
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((MIKE MCCURY/WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN: THE PRESIDENT HIMSELF SAID ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS. WE'LL BE LOOKING AT ACTIONS, NOT STATEMENTS FROM BAGHDAD.))
SUPER=01-Mike McCurry/White House Spokesman;
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OUT Q=not statements from Baghdad."
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VO-NAT


McCurry says Saddam Hussein must comply with UN Security Council Resolutions.
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((HE REMAINS A THREAT TO HIS OWN PEOPLE. TO HIS NEIGHBORS AND WE HAVE ACTIVELY WORKED TO CONTAIN HIM.))
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Kuwait;


Meanwhile the U-S continues to beef up its forces in the Persian Gulf.
Stealth fighters arrived in Kuwait today-
SUPER=03-Incirilik, Turkey;


And several American F-16 fighter jets were seen taking off from the NATO air base in Turkey.
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5-TWA


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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More victims of the T-W-A Flight 800 crash have been found.
Divers pulled two bodies from the Atlantic- bringing the total found to 213.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Off Long Island/July;


All 230 people on board were killed when the plane crashed July 17th off Long Island, New York.
The cause of the explosion is still a mystery but FBI Investigator James Kallstrom says he's confident the puzzle will be solved.
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5-Fausto


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
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GRAPHIC=hurricane


Hurricane Fausto is now moving over Baja, California- but it is getting slightly weaker.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Baja, CA;


The storm's top winds have dropped to 95 miles an hour.
People have been told to leave coastal areas and take cover at shelters.
Hotel guests are waiting the storm out in meeting halls.
Meanwhile surf is crashing onto tourist beaches, flooding streets, closing shops and driving hundreds from their homes.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER


ANCHOR=Jean
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Straight ahead--on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- The Virginia Supreme court rules on a state law concerning license revocation.
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VO-NAT


And Leggett department stores will soon be owned and operated out of North Carolina.
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ANCHOR=Connie


A new nursing home for Roanoke City is currently under construction.
We'll have some details from the plans, on Health Check. 2-SHOT
Anchor=Jean


Patrick Evans is taking some lessons at the Southern Living Cooking School.
ANCHOR=Connie


We'll see what he whipped up when NEWS-7 at FIVE returns. cc sponsor

5-License-law


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#596-33
GRAPHIC=VA SC


The Virginia Supreme Court has upheld the state law allowing police to lift a driver's license on the spot, if they suspect the driver's drunk.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Various judges-- including one in Roanoke County-- have said the law amounted to double jeopardy...punishing a person twice for the same violation.
But the court found a "rational relationship" between "administrative license suspension and the need to protect the public from intoxicated drivers...."
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ANCHOR=Jean
SS=HOLD


The court also pointed out that Virginia's SEVEN-day suspension period is shorter than most states that suspend drunk driver's licenses 90 days or more.

5-Widener


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=tal
TAPE#596-25
GRAPHIC=legal scales


A teenager charged with breaking into the home of a woman who was murdered last week has asked for a court-appointed lawyer.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Marion;


17 year-old Joshua David Widener is charged with breaking and entering with intent to commit larceny at the home of 68 year-old Jean Anderson.
The retired teacher, who taught Widener in fifth grade, was raped and strangled to death.
23 year-old Harold David Davis is charged with capital murder.
Davis and Widener were both already on probation for previous convictions.
They're both being held now on 500 thousand dollars bond.
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5-Leggett


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=lbe

TAPE596-27
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For several months the word in the retail sector was that Leggett Department Stores of Danville was up for sale.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


That speculation turned out to be correct.
The Belk store chain of Charlotte, North Carolina will acquire a majority of Leggett's stock.
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((KEN GASSMAN/RETAIL ANALYST-DAVENPORT & CO.: THE BOARD AT LEGGETT GOT TOGETHER AND DECIDED THEY WANTED TO SELL THE COMPANY AND THEY RECEIVED AT LEAST TWO OR THREE BIDS THAT WE'RE AWARE OF, THE BELK BID WAS THE MOST LOGICAL FOR LEGGETT TO ACCEPT.))
SUPER=01-Ken Gassman/Davenport & Co. Analyst;
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VO-NAT


Leggett has 36 stores and six outlet centers, most of them in Virginia.
Belk already owns 16- percent of Leggett's shares.
The Belk and Leggett families are related and started out in business together, but they split in the 1920's.
Leggett Stores has remained characteristically tight- lipped about why it made the deal.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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If you want to brush up on your cooking skills, or want to learn some new recipes, the Roanoke Civic Center is the place to be this weekend.
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(patrick ad lib)
SUPER=22-Roanoke;

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5-COOKING-SCHOOL


ANCHOR=Jean
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We've already served up Indian Food and Sushi on News 7 at Five this week, and Patrick Evans is STILL hungry. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Today he takes us to a cooking school sponsored by Southern Living Magazine that travels the country educating chefs of all skills.
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SUPER=01-Cynthia Briscoe/Food & Entertaining Specialist;
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN
Forecasts
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Breezy/65-70;
SUPER=334-Cloudy Skies/Wind:NW 10mph/48-52/Mix Of Clouds/And Sun/63-66;
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Stick around-- Mike has the schedule for Week Three on Friday Football Extra tonight.
Anchor=Connie


On Health Check, Denise Allen joins us with a report on eating disorders.
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We'll hear how popular culture, and mass media are influencing the problem-- especially among young girls.
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((MIKHAELA PAYDEN-TRAVERS/ANOREXIA PATIENT: THEY'LL MAY BE RUN ONE AD ON ANOREXIA A YEAR AND ABOUT WHAT 50 DIET ADDS YOU KNOW.))
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5-ANOREXIA


ANCHOR=CONNIE
NEWSCAST=FIVE
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#596-32
GRAPHIC=anorexia


Anorexia Nervosa involves the relentless pursuit to be and stay thin.
Those with the disorder deny their own hunger to control their weight.
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Denise Allen is in our newsroom with more on this devastating condition.
Connie it is devastating and even deadly.
SUPER=@Denise1;


Researchers say our society is more weight conscious and appearance than ever before.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@FILE;


They say as more emphasis is put on feminine beauty people are more likely to develop eating disorders.
In most cases these people are young women.
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Young men only make up five to ten percent of those suffering from eating disorders.
Doctors say research indicates these disorders are NOT genetic--they're learned.
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SUPER=01-Mikhaela Payden-Travers/Anorexia Patient; :15
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((JOE MCVOY/PSYCHOLOGIST: FOR GENERATIONS MOTHERS HAVE BEEN TAUGHT TO FEEL BAD ABOUT THEIR BODIES. MOTHERS WHO WILL IN FRONT OF THEIR DAUGHTERS SAY "OH I HATE MY THIGHS", "LOOK AT MY STOMACH." THEY'RE GIVING THEIR DAUGHTERS THE MESSAGE THAT THEY'RE BODIES AREN'T OKAY.))
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((MIKHAELA PAYDEN-TRAVERS/ANOREXIA PATIENT: EVERYBODY IN SCHOOL, ALMOST ALL THE GIRLS THINK ABOUT WHAT THEIR EATING. MOST GIRLS DON'T EAT LUNCH AT SCHOOL. MOST OF THE GIRLS WON'T EAT LUNCH, THEY JUST DON'T WANT TO BE SEEN EATING OR IF THEY DO THEY'LL DRINK A COKE.))
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And children are starting to diet at a younger age.
Half of fourth grade girls diet because they think they're too fat.
By the time they reach high school 90-percent are dieting for the same reason.
And at colleges 40-percent of the female students follow diets of 800 calories or less a day.
That's a drastic cut when you consider semi-starvation is 1200 calories.
And the average woman of normal weight should consume 18 to 22-hundred calories a day. ))
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Doctors describe this as a cultural disease.
double boxes Connie/Denise


Connie, they say the media is selling thinness--and society is buying anorexia. question: Denise who is most typically at risk for anorexia?
Connie these young people are usually described as our best and brightest.
They're good students, athletes and school leaders.
Tonight at six in the first of our three part weekend series, you'll meet a young woman recovering from anorexia.
And then Sunday morning at 11 Your Hometown station will air a 30 minute documentary on the eating disorder.

5-Defibrillators


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#596-28
GRAPHIC=cardiac care


Sudden cardiac arrest kills 350-thousand Americans each year.
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VO-NAT


But a portable defibrillator that's just been approved should save thousands from sudden death.
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IN Q=With broad

((DR. MYRON WEISFELDT/FORMER AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT: WITH BROAD APPLICATION OF THIS DEVICE, I WOULD THINK THAT SURVIVAL RATE SHOULD DOUBLE. ))
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*****CONNIE AUDIO ON CART****
Conventional defibrillators are heavy, require frequent maintenance and extensive professional training.
The new defibrillator, which is the size of a book and weighs only four pounds, is far easier to use.
The machine evaluates the patient's condition and decides how big a charge is needed to restart the heart.
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IN Q=Stay clear NAT SOUND

((STAY CLEAR OF PATIENT, PRESS THE ORANGE BUTTON NOW. SHOCK DELIVERED. )) ((MIKE SMITH/PARAMEDIC: IT'S GOING TO ALLOW US TO PUT THESE DEVICES IN THE HANDS OF PEOPLE WHO CAN REALLY MAKE A DIFFERENCE POLICE, WHO ARE ACTING AS FIRST RESPONDERS, LAW ENFORCEMENT LIFEGUARDS ))
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


It's hoped the devices will be more common on the job, at sporting events and on public transportation.
If you already know CPR, formal training on the new defibrillator can be completed in about an hour.

5-Nursing-Home


ANCHOR=connie
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=spr
TAPE#596-29
GRAPHIC=nursing home


Plans for the new Roanoke City Nursing Home are complete... and the first phase of construction is underway.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The site is located off Route 220, behind Hunting Hills Plaza.
Work crews are busy clearing away trees... and leveling the land.
Construction on the nursing home is expected to be complete by next summer and the developer promises it will be a state of the art facility.
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IN Q=Really

((JIM SMITH/SMITH-PACKETT MED-COM: REALLY FEEL LIKE THE MARKET, AND WHAT IS REALLY NEEDED IN THE AREA IS MORE OF A COMPLEX LEVEL OF CARE. ALZHEIMER'S CARE, CARE FOR DIFFERENT LEVELS OF DIMENSIA, PLUS A SUBACUTE CARE TYPE OF SETTING. ))
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


The city's current nursing home is actually in Botetourt County and houses 55 patients.
The new facility will have double the capacity.
In addition to the nursing home, Smith- Packett will build town houses, condominiums and apartments at the same location.
The development will span 50 acres... and will become one of the area's first 24- hour gated communities.
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2-SHOT-TOSS
ANCHOR=Jean


Let's shift gears into sports-- where qualifying was on tap in Dover Delaware today
ANCHOR=Connie


Mike Stevens has results as well as tonight's highschool football schedule. Hi Mike.

S5-Qualify


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Good afternoon everybody and welcome to the end of the work week and the Friday Two minute sports ticker.
Let's begin with qualifying results from up in Dover, Delaware this afternoon involving the Winston Cup cars.
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Despite some of those monster clouds hanging overhead, it was an ideal day for time trials on the Monster Mile.
Defending race champ Jeff Gordon was the favorite to win his 6th pole of the year, but Gordon was only third fastest in the Dupont Chevy.
The quickest today was the Chevy driven by Bobby Labonte.
Joe Gibbs' driver went out early and set a new qualifying record at the track with a lap at 155 point 086 miles an hour.
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((BOBBY LABONTE/MBNA 500 POLE WINNER:))
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OUT Q=...A LOT OF FUN."
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VO-NAT CON'T


Rick Mast also had a lot of fun! Two days after raising a lot of money for the Rockbridge Area Free Clinic with his celebrity golf tournament, Rick set himself up for a big payday on Sunday by qualifying the Hooters Ford on the outside of the front row.
Now let's take a ride with Rick and check out positions 1-through 25.
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Labonte//5. Geoff Bodine;
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Jarrett//10. John Andretti;
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Rudd//15. Derrike Cope;
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SUPER=0107-16. Mike Skinner//17. Ted Musgrave//18. Kenny Wallace//19. Ernie

Irvan//20. Dale Earnhardt;
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SUPER=0107-21. Lake Speed//22. Ricky Craven//23. Michael Waltrip//24. Kyle

Petty//25. Wally Dallenbach;
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OC=...DALLENBACH.
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S5-FFE


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-24
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Not only do we not have a hurricane tonight, we don't even have hit weather.
A nip is in the air and out Friday Football Extra crews are on the road heading to these games.
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ANCHOR=Mike
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Hope to see you tonight at 11:35 for the Friday the 13th edition of Friday Football Extra.
Have a great weekend. take a break

5-kicker


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#net-h
GRAPHIC=none


Many of us did not use two dollar bills much when they were printed 17-years ago.
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VO-NAT


Now at the request of the Federal Reserve, the Treasury's printed more than 100 million two dollar bills- because of low supplies.
The bill which has never won wide popularity, was last printed in 1979 as a part of the 1976 bicentennial series.
The two dollar bill features a detailed engraving of the signing of the Declaration of Independence on the back and Thomas Jefferson's portrait on the front.
It has been a part of U-S currency since 1776.
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5-snow


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=winter weather


Finally tonight, that dreaded four letter word is back-- SNOW.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Austria;


In the Swiss Alps they got an early dose of winter overnight.
Several parts of Austria, particularly the western alpine regions woke up to close to six inches of snow.
Several roads had to be closed temporarily because of the danger of avalanches.
Cattle had to be driven down to the valley which made the traffic situation on many roads even more difficult.
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six-preview


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#six preview
GRAPHIC=NONE
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(ROBIN tosses to Jean)
ANCHOR=Jean


Courting the future and the past-- that was the kind of day it was for John and Mark Warner as they campaign for U-S Senate.
DOUBLE BOXES JEAN/Keith


Here's Keith Humphry to take us on the campaign trail.
SUPER=@KEITH1;


Jean, the battle of Warner versus Warner is in high gear...
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VO-NAT

today, Democrat Mark Warner was on the campus of Virginia Tech hoping to sway voters at a student government forum--saying he wants to preserve student loans.
While his opponent Senator John Warner was in Norfolk campaigning with former President George Bush...at a wreath-laying ceremony at MacArthur Square.
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DOUBLE BOXES KEITH/JEAN


We'll have more on the Warners' swing through the state today in 30-minutes on NEWS-7 at SIX.
ANCHOR=Jean
SS=NONE

at 10 on WEFC. Have a nice weekend. Goodnight. Plus the region's first local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime tonight