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Dole

ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# 96-76
GRAPHIC=Bob Dole


Good Evening I'm Eric Earnhart.
Bob Dole says he's on the road to victory...
That road led him through Virginia today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Norfolk;


At a windy rally in Norfolk today, Dole went on the attack.
He linked President Clinton with allegedly improper campaign contributions from foreign businessmen.
And continued to hammer the theme of teen drug use.
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SOT 15:35:30
IN Q=it was cut in half

((BOB DOLE; IT WAS CUT IN HALF IN THE REAGAN BUSH YEARS, BUT ITS DOUBLED NOW. AND AS I LOOK AT ALL THE YOUNG PEOPLE HERE LET ME TELL YOU THIS, IF YOU HAVEN'T STARTED, DON'T, IF YOU'VE STARTED, STOP. YOU'RE GOING TO RUIN YOUR LIFE, YOU'RE GOING TO RUIN YOUR BODY, YOU'RE NOT GOING TO HAVE A FUTURE. ))
SUPER=01-Bob Dole/(R) Presidential Candidate
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=not going to have a future
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Bob Dole


Though Dole has stepped up attacks on the issue of character, it doesn't appear to be working in the polls...
The latest numbers show the president's character has a higher approval rating than Mr. Dole's.

RBC


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=Six
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#96-73
GRAPHIC=None


Members of the Roanoke group Rebuilding The Black Community say they're making small strides every day.
Today the organization sponsored "The Thousand Family March."
And though the numbers didn't come close to the title, organizers say the steps have been taken to build a better tomorrow.
Denise Allen reports.
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SOT
IN Q=As the sun
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00
SUPER=01-Tony Reed/RBC; :11
SUPER=01-Anita Reed/RBC; 1:00
SUPER=@Denise1; 1:15 keep super up even when i'm out of frame
RUNS=1:42
OUT Q=News 7


((As the sun rose over Roanoke black families took to the streets.
Though the numbers were small when the group left Washington Park, the march grew as passer-bys joined the parade.
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SOT 10:24:29
IN Q=it's a sLOW

((TONY REED/RBC: IT'S A SLOW PROCESS. WE JUST WANT TO HELP OURSELVES. WE NOT AGAINST ANYBODY AND WE JUST WANT TO HELP OURSELVES AND HELP THE KIDS.))
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=HELP THE KIDS


Reed says one way the R-B-C does that is by getting the children involved.
Many children made the trip from Washington Park to the community center on Melrose Avenue.
This family march comes shortly after the one year anniversary of the Million Man March.
Organizers hope it will lift the spirits of the community.
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SOT 10:24:51
IN Q=I' GLAD IT'S COLD

((I'M GLAD IT'S COOL. I WAS HOPING IT WOULD RAIN AND WE WOULD STILL GO THROUGH WITH IT BECAUSE THAT WOULD SHOW DETERMINATION.))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=SHOW DETERMINATION


Members say that determination is a part of their effort to be positive role models for children and even other adults.
They say they also want to teach their community how to stand up for itself.
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SOT 11:24:49
IN Q=IF THEY FEEL

((ANITA REED/RBC: IF THEY FEEL THEY'RE NOT BEING TREATED PROPERLY BY SOMEONE IN AN AUTHORITY POSITION, HOW TO SPEAK TO THAT PERSON SO THAT PERSON UNDERSTANDS WHERE THEY'RE COMING FROM. BUT IN THAT AS IN EVERYTHING WE DO IN LIFE THERE'S A PROPER WAY TO DO IT AND THAT WE HOPE WE SET THAT EXAMPLE.))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=SET THAT EXAMPLE

DENISE ALLEN/NEWS 7 REPORTER: MEMBERS OF THE R-B-C SAY MANY GOOD THINGS HAVE STARTED SMALL.
THEY HOPE EVENTS LIKE THIS MARCH WILL BRING IN VOLUNTEERS TO TUTOR CHILDREN AND DONATIONS TO STOCK THE CLOTHES CLOSET AND FOOD BANK.
The R-B-C Center is trying to meet the needs of the people in the neighborhood by offering educational and health programs.
But they say the organization needs more community support before it can help make the journey into the future a little easier.
Denise Allen News 7.))

Clinton


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# net-
GRAPHIC=Bill Clinton


People trying to get their first driver's license may soon have to pass another test... a drug test.
President Clinton proposed the test in his radio address today.
He also ordered states to crack down on people under 21 who drink any amount of alcohol, no matter how small, and then drive.
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SOT 15:02:33
IN Q=every state

((PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON; EVERY STATE MUST PASS A LAW MAKING IT ILLEGAL FOR ANYONE UNDER 21 TO DRIVE WITH ALCOHOL IN THEIR BLOOD. IF THEY'RE CAUGHT, THEIR DRIVER'S LICENSE MUST BE SUSPENDED.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=license must be suspended
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Bill Clinton


Mr. Clinton purposes that states who don't pass, or already have such a law, will lose some of their federal highway funds.




Lili


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# net-
GRAPHIC=Hurricane


Hurricane Lili blew through the Bahamas today, but only caused minimal damage.
Cuba was not so lucky yesterday.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Havana, Cuba


Lili's 90 mile-an-hour winds blew down buildings and drove people from their homes in Havana.
But no one was killed. Lili's path missed the most densely populated areas of the Island, and more than 175 people were evacuated from dangerous locations.
The wind and falling trees cut off power to much of Island overnight. Cuban officials say about 50 homes were destroyed.
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Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Eric
SS=NONE


Still to come on News 7, voters in California seem to be getting behind the idea of legalizing marijuana for treatment in certain medical cases.
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VO-NAT


And man's best friend lives up to his billing--we'll tell you how these dogs play an important role in rescue operations. But first let's check in with Kimberly in the Weather Center.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly

wx ad lib
Okay, Eric--
You mentioned Hurricane Lili-- which is now on the fast track AWAY from the Bahamas and the U-S.
We'll have the latest satellite view.
As for our region, very windy and cool today-- as temperatures didn't make it out of the 50s for highs... Roll Lake Level MUSIC UP FULL
COMM#1

Roll
TALENT=Kimberly
SS=NONE
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SUPER=81-59/39/0.00/55/42/0.00/43/37/0.00;
SUPER=82-1.46''/minus 0.93''/47.36''/plus 13.85'';
SUPER=83-Down 0.90 Foot/Down 1.18 Feet;Lake levels


Ca-Marijuana


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# net-
GRAPHIC=Marijuana


A move to legalize certain kinds of marijuana use in California is running strong in the polls.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Hollywood;


Proposition 215 on the November ballot would legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes.
The effort gained national attention when the state attorney general shut down a group offering marijuana to cancer and AIDS patients.
Proposition 215 is ahead in the polls, by 21 points.
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SOT 15:18:54
IN Q=I take care

((I TAKE CARE OF TERMINALLY ILL PEOPLE IN THEIR HOMES, I SUPPORT WHAT THE CANNABIS CLUBS OFFER;
SOT 15:19:02

DAN LUNDGREN/STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL; IF THEY PROVE IN FACT THAT IT HAS REAL MEDICINAL PURPOSES, AND IT'S HELD TO THE STANDARDS OTHER MEDICINES HAD, I HAVE NO PROBLEM WITH THAT, JUST LIKE MORPHINE, BUT IN FACT IT HAS FAILED EVERY TEST. ))
SUPER=01-Dan Lundgren/State Attorney General; :09
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=failed every test
ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Marijuana


Supporters of the proposition say marijuana helps the nausea caused by chemo-therapy, and helps stimulate the appetite in AIDS patients.

Rescue-Dogs


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=Six
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#96-78
GRAPHIC=None


True to form, the Botetourt Mounted Search and Rescue squad today came to the aid of a museum dedicated to area rescue workers.
Unit members brought along several of their four-legged friends to break the ice with visitors.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


These search and rescue dogs help emergency service workers find lost people.
They're not regular tracking dogs. They're called "Air Scent" dogs which means the animals pick up a human scent through the air and not by following a scent on the ground.
When the dogs are fully certified they'll accompany the team on rescue efforts.
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SOT 14:26:14
IN Q=we provide

((C.D. REAVIS/BOTETOURT MOUNTED SEARCH AND RESCUE: WE PROVIDE PERSONNEL, TRAINED PEOPLE TO GO OUT AND SEARCH FOR LOST PEOPLE, DOWNED AIRCRAFT, INJURED PEOPLE THAT'S BEEN LOST. WE ASSIST IN THE EVACUATION OF THE PERSON ONCE WE FIND THEM.))
SUPER=01-C.D. Reavis/Botetourt Mounted Search and Rescue;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q= ONCE FIND THEM
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VO-NAT


Both the search and rescue team and the museum operate on donations.
"To The Rescue" is a national museum which tells the story of the men and women who helped make the rescue movement what it is today.
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TRASH-PICKUP


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=SIX
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#96-71
GRAPHIC=Virginia


Thousands hit Virginia highways today with no particular destination in mind.
But they all had a common goal--to clean state roadways.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


Workers from P-Y-A-Monarch Foods spent the morning picking up trash at several exits on interstate 81.
Their day started at 8 and you can tell by the number of bags of trash the group collected that their efforts were sorely needed.
The Virginia Department of Transportation sponsored the "Great State Trash-Off."
The state-wide, one-day effort focused on cleaning up litter along the roads and river banks.
The event is part of Adopt-A-Highway month.
More than 63-hundred volunteer groups across the state help keep over 14-thousand miles of highways clean year-round.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


And coming up, rain postpones Game One of the World Series in New York tonight, West Virginia picks up a Big East win,
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VO-NAT ENG#


and the Virginia Cavaliers rout N. C. State in an A-C-C showdown in Charlottesville.
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S-UVA


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#VF96-1
GRAPHIC=UVA Football


Tiki Barber scored three touchdowns and Anthony Poindexter intercepted three passes and blocked a punt as Virginia routed North Carolina State 62 to 14.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Cavaliers vs Wolfpack; :


Barber's punt return for a touchdown made it 7 to nothing then with 3-minutes left in the first he bounces out side and scores on the three yard run Virginia led 7 to nothing.
Virginia would get it back moments later. Jamie Barnette goes to the air but his pass is intercepted by Poindexter giving the Cavaliers the ball at the State 36 yard line.
A couple of plays later Virginia went to the air. Tim sherman on the fade pattern to Germaine Crowell for the 16 yard touchdown the Cavaliers led 21 to nothing.
After a field goal and turnover Virginia got it back. Sherman goes to the air again this time he hooks up with Brian Owen on the fade pattern the Cavaliers led 31 to nothing.
Barber would get his third touchdown of the day just before the half he takes the handoff and races down the sideline from 52 yards out and the Cavaliers led 45 to nothing at the half.
Virginia would score 17 more points SUPER=36-Virginia/62/N.C.

state/14/;in the second half and the Cavaliers go on to rout the Wolfpack 62 to 14 setting up next weeks showdown at Florida State.
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S-W & L


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FB96-2
GRAPHIC=ODAC LOGO


Up in Lexington this afternoon, The Generals of Washington and Lee hosted ODAC rival Hampden-Sydney
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Lexington/Generals vs Tigers; :


A special day in Lexington as the first Gary Fallon scholarship was presented to a rising senior.
Trailing 7 to nothing, Corey Morgan takes the pitch and goes out side to score from the three and the Tigers tied the game at 7 to 7 in the second quarter.
Washington and lee took the lead with five seconds left in the first half when Matt Holbrook booted this 36 yard field goal to make it 10 to 7 Generals.
The Generals added another score SUPER=36-Washington &

Lee/17/Hampden-Sydney/13/;in the fourth quarter Seth McKinley takes the handoff and scores from the one to make it 17to 7 and W & L wins it 17 to 13.
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S-State


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FB96-3
GRAPHIC=College football


An 8 Yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter gave Iowa a 21 to 20 upset victory over Penn state.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-State College, PA/ESPN2; :


After falling behind 7 to nothing the Hawkeyes got a big lift. Tim Dwight takes this punt right through the Penn State coverage and rambles in from 83 yards to tie the game at 7 to 7 in the first quarter.
But Penn State came back. Aaron Harris takes the handoff and races down the sideline for a 49 yard touchdown run and the Nittany Lions were back on top 17 to 14.
Then in the fourth quarter Iowa's SUPER=36-Iowa/21/Penn State/20/;Tavian

Banks gets the call he scores form 8 yards out early in the period and Iowa holds on for the win 21 to 20.
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S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=Big East


West Virginia continues its win streak and Boston College beats Temple in the Big East.
For those and all of today's scores lets check the boards.
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wipe to boards
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SUPER=0101-j/James Madison/31//Richmond/27////Villanova/21/j/William &

Mary/30///;
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College/37///;
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Forest/0/j/Maryland/52///;
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Cal/21/4//;
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SUPER=0101-/Notre Dame#8/17/j/Air Force/20//OT/j/Colorado#9/20//Kansas/7///;
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St./21///;
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S-Series


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-16
GRAPHIC=World Series


The opening game of the World Series scheduled for tonight in New York has been postponed due to heavy rain and windy conditions in the area.
The game has been rescheduled for tomorrow night weather permitting.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-New York, NY; :


The field was covered and the Braves bundled up as they held a light workout at Yankee Stadium yesterday.
The Defending Champion Braves will start the National League's only 20 game winner John Smoltz in game one.
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SOT
IN Q="I just think

((JOHN SMOLTZ/BRAVES STARTING PITCHER: ))
SUPER=01-John Smoltz/Braves Starting Pitcher; :00
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=.......where you're at."



S-Layman


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S6-20
GRAPHIC=Girls Basketball


Glenvar and Floyd County are all tied up for the Three Rivers District lead in girls basketball.
The Lady Highlanders beat the Lady Buffaloes 54-50 Thursday.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Buffaloes vs. Highlanders; :00


Amy Layman's performance was decisive in her team's win, After the game, she announced her decision to attend Roanoke College next year where she will play SOFTBALL.
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SOT
IN Q="I got....

((AMY LAYMAN/WILL ATTEND ROANOKE:))
SUPER=01-Amy Layman/Will Attend Roanoke; :00
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=...like to go"
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VO-NAT(Con't)


Will the multi sport athlete play basketball as well??
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SOT
IN Q="I'll
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=...keep thinking"
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Wx-Tape
SUPER=305-54/44/84/1985/25/1976;
SUPER=306-46/29/51/W-17mph/29.77s/7:32 am/6:37 pm;


Forecasts
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SUPER=330-Partly Cloudy/Wind 20-25/40-44/Partly Sunny/Wind 15-20/55-59;
SUPER=331-Partly Cloudy/and Windy/40-45/Partly Sunny/Wind 15-20/58-62;
SUPER=332-Scattered Frost/Wind 5-15/30-35/Partly Cloudy/and Breezy/58-62;
SUPER=333-Cloudy, Chance/of Showers/35-40/Mostly Cloudy/Wind NW 15/45-49;

SUPER=X5001; SUPER=334-Mostly Cloudy/Rain Chance/35-39/Cloudy/Wind NW 5-15/55-59;