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ANCHOR=Keith

On our election- day edition of NEWS 7 at SIX:
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MORE than just a snap shot or two of voters casting their ballots....
We've also got some sense of how the electorate FEELS about this election ...from our NEWS-7 exit poll.
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ANCHOR=Keith


And the story of a local Voter Registrar thrust into the job just three weeks before election day. Sports-Head
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In sports, Steve Mason will have a report from Virginia Tech's Media Day.
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And a nagging knee injury may force Charlotte Hornet point guard Mugsy Bogues to retire.
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WX-Head
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Despite the clouds, most folks stayed dry on this election day. Wednesday may bring a break in those clouds and warmer readings.

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ANCHOR=Keith
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TAPE#96-87
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The day of reckoning... election day '96.
We're down to the last hour of voting. Virginians are deciding who they want to represent them in Congress and the White House.
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John-Warner


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-80
GRAPHIC=John Warner


A two year struggle to mend fences with his own party and survive a challenge from a Democrat with an open checkbook, TV-blitz campaign came to an end for Republican John Warner today.
Double Boxes=Keith and Ellen/Satellite


Ellen Qualls is in Falls Church where the Senator's faithful will be gathering this evening.
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Mark-Warner


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=jda
TAPE#96-81
GRAPHIC=Mark Warner


Mark Warner spent the final day of his campaign in Northern Virginia, hoping that sunny skies and some last minute momentum would help him over take John Warner.
Joe Dashiell reports from Alexandria where Mark Warner and other leading democrats will be watching tonight.
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Goodlatte


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=spr
TAPE#96-77
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The sixth Congressional District includes the metropolitan areas of Roanoke and Lynchburg.
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Republican Bob Goodlatte is seeking his third term in office
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and Scott Prince is stationed at his camp in Roanoke County.
He's got some numbers on voter turnout.
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Grey


ANCHOR=Keith
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WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-82
GRAPHIC=Jeff Grey


Meanwhile, Goodlatte's Democratic challenger believes he'll be the one who emerges the victor in the Sixth.
Double Boxes=Keith and Kimberly/Microwave


Kimberly McBroom has followed Jeff Grey to the finish line of the campaign trail.
Kim, how confident is Grey ...as he goes up against a popular incumbent like Bob Goodlatte?
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((JEFF GREY/D- CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE: I'M MORE AND MORE ENCOURAGED. THERE'S A LOT OF VISIBILITY THERE, AS FAR AS MY SIGNS AND THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO HAS WALKED UP TO ME AT THE POLLING STATIONS AND SAID EITHER, "I VOTED FOR YOU" OR "I'M GETTING READY TO GO VOTE FOR YOU" REALLY IS ENCOURAGING TO ME. ))
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VO-NAT **Kimberly Mic Hot
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All along, Grey has touted himself as a working class, average guy who can better serve the constituents than incumbent Bob Goodlatte.
Among his key campaigning points-- health care for seniors, veteran's benefits, and education.
Although Goodlatte has criticized Grey for negative attacks, Grey says he's run a positive race and has only made Goodlatte accountable for his record.
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This is the communication technician's first try for public office. He's nearly depleted his savings doing it-- but
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Keith, Grey feels pretty good right now.

Home-Page


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News 7 and CBS will provide continuous election night coverage beginning at 7 p-m. We'll have local cut-ins at 23 and 53 minutes past the hour. Take Election Results Board Fullscreen
And you can find all the race results on the W-D-B-J home page. The address is on your television screen--W-D-B-J-7 dot com.

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There's much more Election '96 coverage ahead on News 7 at 6--including what's on voters' minds? Our exit polling provides some insight on ISSUES.
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and with the retirement of the incumbent congressman, the Fifth District seat is up for grabs--We'll look at that race and much more.
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Exit-Poll


ANCHOR=Keith
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Throughout the state today, the Voter News Service along with News 7 has been talking with voters as they leave the polling precincts.
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Len Besthoff has a breakdown on what was on Virginians' minds as they cast their ballots.
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Goode


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tha
TAPE#96-83
GRAPHIC=Virgil Goode


State Senator Virgil Goode was out early hoping to win over any undecided voters.
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Teresa Hamilton spoke with the Congressional contender earlier today.
She's at Goode's campaign headquarters in Glade Hill, tonight.
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Keith, the fifth district race has been fairly low key.
Goode says more than anything he'll remember the large number of volunteers who made his campaign successful.
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Virgil Goode should know, he's essentially, a campaign veteran.
Goode won his first election to the State Senate in 1973.
He's now hoping to fill the seat occupied by retiring Congressman L- F Payne.
Goode is a conservative democrat.
He's pro-guns, pro-tobacco and anti- abortion.
It probably comes as no surprise, getting his views across to voters, has been exhausting.
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((WE'VE BEEN RUNNING AROUND TO A LOT OF PRECINCTS IN THE LAST FEW DAYS, AND RUNNING AROUND TO A LOT OF PRECINCTS TODAY, WE'RE TRYING TO SEE AS MANY PERSONS AS WE CAN HERE ON THE DAY OF FINDING OUT WHAT'S ON THE VOTERS MINDS.))
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Goode shouldn't have to wait much longer to find out.
Whatever happens, you can bet Goode will be catching up on his sleep over the next few days.
Double Boxes=Keith and Teresa/Microwave
(Teresa, if Goode is elected, what will be his top priority?)




Landrith


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#96-84
GRAPHIC=George Landrith


There was no rest for Goode's Republican opponent, George Landrith.
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After starting his day in Danville at 6 a-m, Landrith has been working his way north through the Fifth District.
The Charlottesville attorney greeted voters at the National Guard Armory in Chatham this morning before moving on to Lynchburg.
Landrith says he doesn't expect these last- minute appearances to sway many voters.
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((GEORGE LANDRITH/R- CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS: MOSTLY YOU'RE JUST OUT TO LET PEOPLE KNOW IT MATTERS AND YOU'RE GOING TO WORK HARD. IF I WAS SITTING AT HOME WATCHING T-V RIGHT NOW, I THINK THEY'D HAVE THE RIGHT TO WONDER HOW HARD I WAS GOING TO WORK FOR THEM IN WASHINGTON. SO IT'S MOSTLY JUST TO LET PEOPLE KNOW YOU MEAN BUSINESS AND YOU'RE GOING TO BE A HARD WORKER FOR 'EM.))
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This is Landrith's second try for the Fifth District seat.
He came within six percentage points of upsetting incumbent L.F. Payne in 1994.
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Stocks


ANCHOR=Keith
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The stock market moved higher today. The Dow gained 39 and a-half points, closing at six thousand 81.
NASDAQ was up eight and a half points.
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Muldoon


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-85
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Ninth district republican Patrick Muldoon was glad to have the HARD work of campaigning behind him today.
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Muldoon made one last swing through the New River Valley to shake hands and ask voters for their support.
With the campaign finally winding down, the Giles County native was feeling relaxed and confident.
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((PATRICK MULDOON/R-CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS: OH IT'S BEEN FUN, IT'S BEEN A REALLY GOOD EXPERIENCE. AND LIKE I SAID, I WAS OUT HERE TO WIN THIS THING, BUT IT WAS FUN ALONG THE WAY AND I CAN'T WAIT TO GO UP TO WASHINGTON TO REPRESENT THE PEOPLE OF THE NINTH DISTRICT. ))
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Muldoon is seeking to unseat seven- term incumbent Rick Boucher.
Boucher voted early this morning at his home precinct in Abingdon.
That was his ONLY visit to the polls--he spent the rest of the day working.

Pulaski-Registrar


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-79
GRAPHIC=Election 96


Pulaski County was worried about election day CHAOS after the electoral board dismissed long- time registrar Phyllis Kay Hanks just three weeks ago.
Hanks is charged with embezzling money from the registrar's office.
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But with the help of registrars and volunteers from other counties, ACTING registrar Threcia (TREE-sha) Burton reports relatively smooth sailing.
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((THRECIA BURTON/ACTING PULASKI CO. REGISTRAR: WE'VE NOT HAD ANY MAJOR PROBLEMS, JUST THE BASIC QUESTIONS OF ADDRESS CHANGES AND THAT SORT OF THING. AND I'VE GOT SOME VOLUNTEERS FROM OTHER OFFICES THAT ARE HELPING AND WE EXPECT EVERYTHING TO GO REALLY SMOOTH. ))
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Prior to being appointed acting registrar, Burton had been working in the office just 10 days a month.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
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And coming up, Tech gets ready for East Carolina this Saturday night. Mugsy Bogues talks about his knee injury.
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And Covington head coach John Woodzell will coach his final game Friday night in Glenvar.
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S-Tech


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=TF96-1
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25th ranked Virginia Tech is preparing for 5 and 2 East Carolina this week.
An Steve Mason says, the Pirates were just one of many topics discussed today in Blacksburg.
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((Like Ross Perot, East Carolina is an independent. At times, Lane Stadium Worsham Field and the Political arena have been one in the same, a cold, hard playing field,
Players from both Virginia tech and Virginia have even offered their political voting views.)) ((ANTHONY POINDEXTER:)) ((BRANDON SEMONES:)) ((One thing Brandon and his teammates do know. They can count on freshman Shane Graham, whose 7.7 points per game leads the Big East.)) ((SHANE GRAHAM:)) ((Frank Beamer said If his vote counted big, he'd put the ECU in the top 25.)) ((FRANK BEAMER:)) ((The Hokies opponents and their week just got tougher. Wednesday, a court, will spend some time on the recent altercation allegedly involving football players at a campus student center.)) ((:)) ((JAY HAGOOD:)) ((Beamer will make an announcement Wednesday about the indictment. In Blacksburg, Steve Mason, News 7 sports.))
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S-Woodzell


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
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One of the top coaches in the Friday Football Extra area is hanging up his whistle at the end of the school year.
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Head football coach John Woodzell informed his team this afternoon that he will retire at the end of the year.
Woodzell came to Covington in 1973 but he's been a teacher and a coach for 35 years.
The Cougars won many district titles and the state championship under Woodzell in 1984, The first year of Friday Football Extra.
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ANCHOR=Roy
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Woodzell's last game will be Friday night at Glenvar.

S-Hornets


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
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He's one of two original Hornets, Dell curry being the other, but Mugsy Bogues may be near the end of his pro basketball career.
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Bogues returned to the Hornets lineup after a nagging knee injury and he carried the Hornets on his shoulders as they opened the season with a win on Saturday.
But Sunday against the Knicks the knee became sore and stiffened up and Bogues had to leave the game.
The injury isn't responding to treatment and Bogues future in the N-B-A is uncertain.
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The Hornets have the night off. Wx-Tape
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Promo


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For the latest election results Take Prime Time Board Fullscreen
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Talent=Keith


And of course join us throughout the evening here on W-D-B-J for up to the hour, at 7:23. minute election results. We'll be back with our first report in less than an