18:00-01

Osborne

ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# 96-91
GRAPHIC=Murder Investigation


The man wanted for allegedly killing his girlfriend in Abingdon, and anther woman in Tennessee, is in critical condition tonight.
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VO-NAT


Bradley Duane Osborne's mother told police last night her son called her from Lakeland City, Tennessee.
SUPER=03-Lakeland City, TN;


Early this morning, F-B-I agents found him in an out-building.
They say Osborne opened fire hitting one agent.
Osborne was then shot twice.
The F-B-I agent who was hit is in fair condition tonight.
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Lilly


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=spr
TAPE#596-40
GRAPHIC=lilly


Unless he wins an appeal, the man who's accused of killing a Virginia Tech student will never walk the streets a free man again.
It took a Montgomery County jury only three hours last night to convict Ben Lilly of capital murder.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg/Last Night;


Lilly will receive either life in prison or the death penalty for the killing of Alexander Defillipis.
Back in December, Defillipis was found in the Whitethorne section of Montgomery County... wearing just his underwear and socks.
He had been shot four times.
Despite the conviction, the victim's family feels little relief.
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SOT 19:35:47
IN Q=At this...

((EZIO DEFILLIPIS/VICTIM'S FATHER: AT THIS... WE CLOSE ONE CHAPTER. THE BOOK WILL NEVER BE CLOSED. ONE CHAPTER WILL BE CLOSED. ))
SUPER=01-Ezio Defillipis/Victim's Father;
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=be closed
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VO-NAT


Besides capital murder, Lilly was found guilty on seven other charges... including carjacking, abduction and robbery.
The sentencing phase of the trial is expected to begin Monday.
Both the Lilly family and the Defillipis family are expected to testify.
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LEGIONNAIRES


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=six
WRITER=DAL
TAPE# 96-78
GRAPHIC=Legionnaires


The number of confirmed cases of Legionnaires' Disease has climbed to eight.
Three people are still in area hospitals, the other five have been treated and released.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Radford;


The Center for Disease Control has been called in to help the New River Valley Health District investigate the outbreak.
Members of the research team spent the morning reviewing patients' charts looking for the common thread which connects all the patients.
Now everyone who has pneumonia is being tested for the legionella bacteria.
This bacteria is detectable up to four weeks after the infection has subsided.
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SOT 9:09:44
IN Q=CERTAINLY THE MORE

((DR. JODY HERSHEY/NEW RIVER VALLEY HEALTH DISTRICT: CERTAINLY THE MORE CASES WE HAVE THE BETTER WE ARE TO PLOT SOME OF THE GRAPHS WE NEED TO LOOK AT LINKAGES, THE MORE INFORMATION WE HAVE TO DETERMINE LINKAGE AND THE BETTER POSSIBILITY WE HAVE OF CULTURING THIS BACTERIA WHICH WE CAN COMPARE TO ANY ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING OR CULTURES THAT WE'RE GOING TO BE DOING.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Jody Hershey/New River Health District;
RUNS=:25
OUT Q=WE'RE GOING TO BE DOING
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VO-NAT


Legionella bacteria is one of the most common causes of pneumonia.
Hershey says more cases are likely to be discovered since all pneumonia patients are being tested for Legionnaire's Disease.
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Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Eric
SS=NONE


Still to come on News 7 at Seven,
The Ninth District Candidates for Congress sparred off last night in their first and only debate.
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VO-NAT

and Security guard Richard Jewell has been cleared in the Olympic park bombing.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly

wx ad lib
Well Eric, this was the perfect day to stay inside and maybe catch up on your reading.
Light rain and drizzle kept the region fairly damp today, but it looks like we'll get a chance to dry out by tomorrow.
Rain amounts have been pretty light so far.... Roll Lake Level MUSIC UP FULL
COMM#1


Jewell


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# net
GRAPHIC=Jewell, Richard


Richard Jewell is no longer a suspect in last July's Olympic Park bombing.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


Jewell's lawyer says the former security guard was overjoyed when he got a letter from the U.S. Attorney's office today telling him he's not a suspect.
The letter also asked Jewell to help in the investigation, though Jewell's lawyer says he's not sure what role he would play.
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SOT
IN Q=

((JACK MARTIN, JEWELL'S ATTORNEY; WE APPRECIATE THE GOOD MANNERS AND ACTUALLY THE FORTITUDE OF THE U.S. ATTORNEY TO DO THE RIGHT THING AND GIVE US A LETTER THAT SAYS RICHARD'S INNOCENT, THAT'S WHAT IT DOES.))
SUPER=01-Jack Martin/Jewell's Attorney;
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=that's what it does.
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VO-NAT


Martin says Jewell now plans to try and find a job, and put his life back together.
He also say there is potential litigation in the future.
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Ninth-District


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=tal
TAPE# 96-74
GRAPHIC=Campaign 96


The gloves came off in the Fightin' Ninth district last night as the three candidates for Congress squared off in their only debate.
Tracy Altizer files this report from the campus of Emory and Henry College.
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SOT
IN Q=GOP candidate Patrick
SUPER=03-Emory/Last Night; :00
SUPER=@Muldoon; :09
SUPER=@Boucher; :45
SUPER=01-Tom Roberts/(I) Candidate for Congress; :56
SUPER=@Tracy1; 1:31
RUNS=1:44
OUT Q=Alitzer, News 7 Emory.




On-Record


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=six
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE# 96-89
GRAPHIC=None


The Episcopal Church in western Virginia has a new leader.
This morning in Blacksburg, the Reverend Neff Powell was consecrated as the region's fifth Episcopal Bishop since 1919.
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VO-NAT


Powell comes to the Roanoke Valley from Salem, Oregon.
It was his interest in small churches that played a major role in his election over four other finalists.
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SOT 00:13:15
IN Q=One is reassuring

((NEFF POWELL/EPISCOPAL BISHOP: ONE IS SIMPLY REASSURING SMALL CHURCHES THAT THEY ARE VALUABLE AND HAVE A ROLE IN THE DIOCESE AND WE'RE NOT GOING TO CLOSE THEM OR DO SOMETHING LIKE THAT. THAT'S A PIECE OF IT AND THE OTHER PIECE IS TO TRY AND FIND NEW AND CREATIVE WAYS TO REASSURE AND ENCOURAGE AND BUILD UP THE LIFE AND MINISTRY OF OUR SMALL CONGREGATIONS.))
SUPER=01-Neff Powell/Episcopal Bishop;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=our small congregations.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=


Powell succeeds Bishop Heath Light who has lead the diocese (DIE-oh-sis) of southwestern Virginia since 1979.
Light faced controversies including the revision of the prayer book and the ordination of women, but says some of the greatest difficulties were also points of pride.
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SOT 00:07:01
IN Q=We presently have

((HEATH LIGHT/RETIRING BISHOP: WE PRESENTLY HAVE APPROXIMATELY A DOZEN WOMEN PRIESTS IN CHARGE OF CONGREGATIONS THROUGHOUT THE DIOCESE. AND I TAKE A GREAT DEAL OF PRIDE IN THAT, NOT PERSONAL PRIDE, BUT THAT THE CHURCH WAS ABLE TO DO THIS AND THE CONGREGATIONS WERE ABLE TO DO IT.))
SUPER=01-Heath Light/Retiring Bishop;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=to do it.
ANCHOR=Eric
SS=None


Bishop Light will continue to live in Roanoke, but soon he heads to the French West Indies where he will take on a small congregation for several weeks.
To hear more from both bishops, watch the public affairs program On Record, tomorrow morning at eleven.
Tease#2

Soft Music Under
ANCHOR=Eric
SS=none


Still to come on the newscast,
Roy will tell us how U-V-A and Tech faired on the gridiron this afternoon.
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VO-NAT

and Denise Allen introduces us to a man who's preserving a part of Floyd County's history.
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COMM#2


Mill


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=Six
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-92
GRAPHIC=None


Twenty years have passed since the water wheel has turned at the old Nolen Mill.
Now after years of painstaking, often tedious work, the Floyd County mill is getting a new lease on life.
Denise Allen and videographer Rob Monroe have that story.
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SOT
IN Q=They planed lumber
SUPER=00-Phil Gettel/Mill Owner; :05
SUPER=03-Floyd Co.; :22
SUPER=@Denise2; :50
RUNS=2:02
OUT Q=News 7
(((/////SOT/////)
SOT cover w/old pics 12:20:30
IN Q=THEY PLANED LUMBER

((PHIL GETTEL/MILL OWNER: THEY PLANED LUMBER HERE. THAT THEY HAD A BUILDING WHERE THEY REPAIRED CLOCKS RIGHT NEXT TO THE MILL. THESE PEOPLE WERE SELF-SUFFICIENT.))
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=PEOPLE WERE SELF SUFFICIENT


This is just a part of the history of Phil Gettel's 83 year old mill.
He's contacted former owners and life time county residents to learn about the landmark.
Gettel says this helps him breath life back into grist mill.
The revival started with new windows, a roof and work on the water wheel.
The work on the wheel included hours of removing rust with a wire brush.
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SOT 12:15:35
IN Q=THEY INSTALLED IT

((THEY INSTALLED IT IN 1938. IT REPLACED A TURBINE THAT WAS HERE. IT IS 20 FEET HIGH AND FOUR FEET WIDE. IT HAS 60 BUCKETS AND PROBABLY CAN GENERATE 25 HORSEPOWER.))
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=GENERATE 25 HORSEPOWER


The new flume brings water to the wheel but many of the wheel buckets have rusted through and still need repair.
Gettel says to bring the wheel up to full speed he also needs to get more water to the mill.
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SOT 12:17:01
IN Q= I HAVE SOME

((I HAVE SOME BREAKS IN THE UPPER PART OF THE RACE, WHICH IS TOTAL 3000 FEET LONG. I HAVE SOME WORK TO DO UP AT THE DAM TO ACTUALLY START FEEDING THE WATER TO THE WHEEL FROM PINE CREEK.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=FROM PINE CREEK
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SOT nat sot water
IN Q=

(( ))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=


Gettel has used some creative financing to fund this project.
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SOT 12:18:28
IN Q=I'VE COLLECTED

((I'VE COLLECTED OVER TWO TONS OF ALUMINUM CANS AND I TRY TO SELL WHEN THE PRICE IS UP. I LIKE TO PUT THE MONEY I GET THEN BACK INTO THE MILL.))
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=INTO THE MILL


More than 140 mills use to dot Floyd County's countryside only about 17 remain.
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SOT 12:19:23
IN Q=i've always liked

((I'VE ALWAYS LIKED OLD MILLS. EVER SINCE MY GRANDFATHER AND I WOULD GO FISHING BY AN OLD MILL. I JUST LOVE TO LISTEN TO THEM RUN AND I THINK IT'S IMPORTANT TO PRESERVE A PIECE OF HISTORY.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=PIECE OF HISTORY


Preserving history isn't all Gettel has planned.
Instead of grinding corn he says the restored mill will generate electricity for his home.
Denise Allen News 7.))

Sports Tease


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


And coming up, Steve Mason will check in from today's Rugby action Bobby Labonte is on the pole at Phoenix.
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VO-NAT ENG#


and the Hokies come from behind to beat Pittsburgh in a Big East showdown in Blacksburg.
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S-UVA


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


The Virginia Cavaliers were in Tallahasse this afternoon taking on the third ranked Seminoles of Florida State.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Tallahassee, FL/ABC SPORTS; :


It was the Warrick Dunn Tiki Barber show in the first half. Dunn takes the handoff and goes over the left side cuts back and out runs the Cavalier defense for a 65 yard touchdown and the Seminoles led 7 to nothing.
But Virginia came back putting the ball into Tiki's Hands he turns the corner turns on the speed and he takes it in from 48 yards out to make it 7 to 7 with 2:19 left in the first quarter.
Florida State led 14 to 7 but the Cavaliers tied it at 14 when Aaron Brooks comes in and dives over from the one to make it at 14 to 14.
Virginia took the lead at the half Rafael Garcia booting the 38 yard field goal to make it 21 to 14 Cavaliers.
The Seminoles scored 17 points in SUPER=36-Florida

St./31/Virginia/24/;the second half the back breaker came in the fourth quarter Rock Preston taking the handoff and scoring from 42 yards out and Florida State beats Virginia 31 to 24.
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S-Tech


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#TF96-1
GRAPHIC=Tech Football


The Virginia Tech Hokies started slow but came on strong this afternoon to beat Pittsburgh 34 to 17.
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SOT
IN Q=First audio
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Hokies vs Panthers; :00
SUPER=01-Shawn Scales/Two Touchdown Catches; :44
SUPER=36-Virginia Tech/34/Pittsburgh/17/; :54
SUPER=01-Frank Beamer/Virginia Tech Head Coach; 1:04
RUNS=1:18
OUT Q=.......next one."
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((A rainy day greeted the Tech Players as they made their way on to Worsham field.
After trailing 3 to nothing in the first quarter< The Hokies got on the board Ken Oxendine takes the handoff and scores from the six to give Tech the 7 to 3 lead with 9 minutes left in the first.
Pitt would counter with this two yard touchdown by Dewayne Schulters to make it 10 to 7 Pittsburgh.
The Hokies led by three at the Half but the Panthers would take the lead as Quarterback Matt Lytle goes in to score from the two to make it 17 to 13.
The Tech Offense answered the call. Jim Druckenmiller goes to the air and lays it out for Shawn Scales for one of his two touchdowns on the day and the Hokies took a 10 point lead.)) ((SHAWN SCALES/CAUGHT TWO TOUCHDOWN PASSES: )) ((Ken Oxendine would score his second touchdown with over six minutes left in the game and the Hokies beat the Panthers 34 to 17.)) ((FRANK BEAMER/VIRGINIA TECH HEAD COACH: ))
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Hold logo


Head Coach Frank Beamer confirmed the suspension of a couple of players after today's game.
Linebacker Tony Morrison and Punter John Thomas have been suspended indefinitely.
It's Morrison's second suspension this season.

S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=College Logo


In other Big East action Syracuse beat Boston College and in the A-C-C Maryland downs Duke.
For those and all of today's college scores lets check the boards.
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wipe to boards
SUPER=#556;
SUPER=X5020;
SUPER=0101-/Virginia#14/24/j/Florida St.#3/31///j/Virginia

Tech/34//Pittsburgh/17///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/James Madison/13/j/Delaware/27///j/Villanova/20//Richmond/3///;
SUPER=X5009
SUPER=0101-/Northeastern/14/j/William & Mary/21////C.

Southern/7/j/Liberty/38///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-j/Hampton/20//S. Carolina St./14////Emory &

Henry/32/j/Guilford/33///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0101-/Ferrum/17/j/Methodist/24//OT/j/Catholic/45//Hamp.-Sydney/14///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/Sewanee/21/j/W & L/24///j/Maryland/22//Duke/19///;
SUPER=X5009
SUPER=0101-j/Navy/47//Wake Forest/18////C. Florida/20/j/Georgia Tech/27///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/North Carolina#9///Houston///Night//Temple/17/j/Rutgers/28///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-j/Syracuse/45//Boston College/17////Miami#25///West
Va.#25///Night/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/Ohio State#2/38//Iowa#20/26/4//j/Arizona St.#4/41//Stanford/9///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/Nebraska#5///Kansas///Night/j/Tennessee#6/20//Alabama/13///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/Michigan#10///Minnesota///Night/j/Northwestern#11/27//Illinois/24///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-j/LSU#13/28//Mississippi St./20///j/Brigham Young#15/45//TCU/21///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-j/Kansas St.#16/42//Oklahoma/35///j/Penn St.#17/48//Indiana/26///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-j/Utah#21/45//Tulsa/19////Washington#23/33//Oregon/7/4//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0101-/S. Mississippi#25///Tulane///Night/;
RUNS=1:20
OUT Q=...LAST SCORE
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S-Rugby


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S6-22
GRAPHIC=Ed and Sandy Lee Cup


27 teams in 4 divisions are competing for the Ed and Sandy Lee Cup this weekend at Green Hill Park.
Steve mason takes a look at the first day of competion.
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SOT
IN Q=first audio
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00
SUPER=01-Scott Delaney/Mary Washington College; :18
SUPER=01-Amy Porter/Virginia Tech Team Captain; :42
SUPER=01-Johnny McLean/Mid-Atlantic Rugby Union Director; :59
SUPER=@Steve1; 1:17
RUNS=1:25
OUT Q=news 7 sports"
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S-Qualify


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Phoenix logo


Bobby Labonte captured the pole this afternoon for the Dura Lube 500 with a record of 131 point 076 miles per hour.
Dale Jarrett and Jeff Gordon qualified in the top 20 but Points leader Terry Labonte will start 30-th. Here's a look at the top 20.
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wipe to lineup
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5013;
SUPER=0107-1. Bobby Labonte/131.976/2. Mike Skinner//3. Ricky Rudd//4. Ken

Schrader//5. Dale Jarrett;
SUPER=X5009
SUPER=0107-6. Mark Martin//7. Kenny Wallace//8. Rick Mast//9. Rusty

Wallace//10. Jeremy Mayfield//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0107-11. Bill Elliott//12. Ernie Irvan//13. Todd Bodine//14. John

Andretti//15. Sterling Marlin//;
SUPER=X5009
SUPER=0107-16. Joe Nemechek//17. Bobby Hamilton//18. Darrell Waltrip//19. Jeff

Gordon//20. Wally Dallenbach//;
RUNS=:20

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