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News-head

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Coming up tonight on News 7 at 11...
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Police want to know what happened in this Lynchburg house.
An elderly man was found dead, his wife is in the hospital.
The Coast Guard has suspended the search for 8 airmen, still missing in the crash of a Air Force Reserve plane.
Plus should Virginia firefighters be full-time paid employees, or volunteers?
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News 7 at 11 is next.

L'burg-Body


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE# 96-91
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Lynchburg authorities are investigating the unexplained death of a city man whose wife remains hospitalized in stable condition tonight.
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SUPER=03-Lynchburg;


Police responded to 728 Chickasaw Road around 8 this morning after a neighbor called 9-1-1.
The neighbor had come to check on the elderly couple and found a note on the door that said "help".
After entering the house, he found 87- year- old Edward Wright dead in his bedroom.
Wright's 86- year- old wife Maureen was lying in the den, but still breathing.
Rescue workers transported her to Lynchburg General Hospital.
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((LT. EARL BURNETTE/LYNCHBURG POLICE: AT THIS TIME MRS. WRIGHT IS STILL BEING TREATED AT THE HOSPITAL. EXACTLY WHAT CAUSED THE INJURIES, THERE'S NO OBVIOUS TRAUMA TO MR. WRIGHT'S BODY, WE'RE GOING TO HAVE TO WAIT FOR AN AUTOPSY AND TOXICOLOGY TO FIND OUT WHAT THE CAUSE OF DEATH OF HIS WAS.))
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Burnette says an autopsy on Edward Wright will be performed Monday, but it could take several weeks before the results of toxicology tests are available.
He would not comment on a possible cause of death.
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Attempt-Murder


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NEWSCAST=11pm
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A teenager has been charged with attempted murder on a Roanoke police officer.
Police say the incident started this morning when a 15- year- old male tried to elude an officer.
The teen ended up wreaking at 5th Street and Madison Avenue.
A second officer then arrived on the scene.
He went up to the driver's side window and the youth attempted to back over him.
The officer was able to get away from the car without being injured.
The youth then drove off and wreaked at 8th Street.
He was later caught after a foot pursuit.
Police have not released the name of the officer.

Ethiopian-Hijack


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE# net
GRAPHIC=Plane Crash


More than 100 people are dead, after a hijacked Ethiopian plane crashed into the ocean.
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Relatives waited anxiously at an airport in Kenya, hoping for word of survivors.
Witnesses say there were two terrorists on board, demanding to go to Australia.
The plane crashed when it ran out of fuel as the pilot was negotiating with the terrorists.
They reportedly didn't believe him when he said they were running low.
At least one of the hijackers survived the crash.
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AirForce-Crash


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=jmo
TAPE# net
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Portland, OR;


The Coast Guard has called off its search for survivors from an Air Force Reserve plane that crashed off the California coast.
Eleven people were on the board C-130.
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((COL. RICK DAVIS/COMMANDER;THE AIRCRAFT DITCHED LAST NIGHT AND THE SEARCH WENT ON ALL NIGHT LONG, COAST GUARD C130'S AND COAST GUARD HELIOCOPTERS. WE HAVE 1 SURVIVOR AND THAT'S ALL WE HAVE RIGHT NOW. ))
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The Coast Guard says no other survivors are expected.
The plane crashed about 60 miles west of Cape Mendocino.
Search crews have found two bodies.
Rescuers say the one surviving crew member had managed to get into a cold-water survival suit, but it had ripped and filled with water.
The two others whose bodies were pulled from the water were not wearing survival suits.
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Train-Derail


ANCHOR=Eric
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Rail service in the North East was disrupted today when an Amtrak train ran off the tracks in New Jersey.
Almost 3 dozen people were hurt. John Slattery talked to some of the victims.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Eric
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When News 7 at 11 returns,
We'll give you an update on Mother Theresa's condition.
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and is volunteerism a thing of the past in fire departments across Virginia?
Denise Allen answers that in part two of her series.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly


Clear and cool tonight-- But by tomorrow, southerly winds will be bringing in warmer temperatures.
You'll want to enjoy that-- because rain re- enters the forecast Monday, as a storm in the plains states keeps moving closer.
More on that a little later on but first, the numbers of the day.... Roll Lake Level MUSIC UP FULL
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Mini-Open


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(("YOU'RE WATCHING NEWS 7 AT ELEVEN, WITH ERIC EARNHART, KIMBERLY MCBROOM AND ROY STANLEY WITH SPORTS."))

Mother-Theresa


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NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE# net
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Mother Theresa is getting better.
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SUPER=03-Calcutta, India;


The 86 year old Nobel Prize winner was taken to the hospital with heart problems yesterday.
The medical director says the crisis is over, and Mother Theresa is asking to go home.
Last August she was rushed to the hospital, suffering from an irregular heartbeat, malaria, and pneumonia.
Doctors say her condition is nat that serious this time.
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MissWorld


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A new Miss World was crowned in India today, as police fought rioting Hindus.
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SUPER=03-Bangalor, India;


The protestors called the event an exersise in vulgarity, saying it violated Indian culture.
Ten-thousand police and soldiers were deployed to control the crowd....they had to use tear gas and rubber bullett.
At least seven policemen were hurt in the confrontation.
It was India's first international beauty contest.
Irene Soliva of Greece was crowned the new Miss World.
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Fire-Series-pt2


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-99
GRAPHIC=Call for Help


Fire and Rescue departments have historically been volunteer organizations.
But as the times change, so do the demands on these departments.
Many localities across the country are debating the issue of whether to use volunteers or career personnel.
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In the second part of her weekend series Denise Allen takes us to Fairfax County, where this issue is being debated.
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((There are more than 32-thousand fire departments in the United States and 75-percent of those are ALL volunteer.
Fairfax County started out as a volunteer organization but as the county's population grew so did the department's need for a paid staff.
But now the county government is cutting the fire department's overtime budget by more than 700-thousand dollars for 1997.
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((GLENN GAINES/FAIRFAX COUNTY FIRE CHIEF: IN ORDER TO CONTINUE TO PROVIDE THAT MINIMUM OF SERVICE WE HAVE ASKED OUR VOLUNTEERS TO TAKE ON THE ADDITIONAL BURDEN ON WEEKENDS OF PROVIDING AT LEAST ONE PUMPER AND ONE EMS, SIX PEOPLE.))
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Gaines has initiated a program in which a professional company is replaced by an all volunteer unit.
This would happen every other Saturday and rotate from station to station.
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((MOHLER: WE BELIEVE THAT THIS CREATES A PUBLIC SAFETY QUESTION. WE KNOW IT CREATES A FIRE FIGHTER SAFETY QUESTION. WE IMMEDIATELY AS FIRE FIGHTERS HAVE TO ALTER THE WAY WE RESPOND AND THE WAY WE DEPLOY OUR STAFF GIVEN THE FACT THAT WE HAVE A CREW COMING BEHIND US WHOSE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING IS IN QUESTION.))
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DENISE ALLEN/NEWS 7 REPORTER: WHILE FAIRFAX COUNTY IS USING VOLUNTEERS AS A BUDGET CUTTING MEASURE, CHIEF GAINES SAYS HIS DEPARTMENT IS NOT SKIMPING ON THEIR TRAINING.
GAINES SAYS HIS VOLUNTEERS ARE HELD TO A HIGH STANDARD TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE FIRE FIGHTERS AND THE PUBLIC.
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And Fairfax County residents have come to expect a high level of service.
The county has 34 fire stations which serve 399 square miles and a population of almost 900-thousand people.
Gaines says these residents pay the lowest fire insurance rate in the state because of his department's quick response to calls.
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((GAINES: OUR GOAL FOR RESPONSE IN FAIRFAX COUNTY IS SIX MINUTES TO 90 PERCENT OF OUR POPULATION. WE ARE MEETING THAT ON APPROXIMATELY 76-PERCENT RATE.))
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But the International Association of Fire Fighters says replacing a career unit with an all volunteer squad would undermine that service level.
State president Mike Mohler says volunteers just don't have the time to keep up with the necessary training.
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((MOHLER: IN FAIRFAX COUNTY WHERE WE HAVE A 75 MILLION DOLLAR BUDGET IT IS NOT UNREASONABLE FOR THE CITIZENS OF FAIRFAX COUNTY TO EXPECT CORP CAREER STAFF. IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA OBVIOUSLY THEY DON'T HAVE THE TAX BASE TO SUPPORT AN ALL CAREER STAFF.))
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Tomorrow in our series community leaders map out a plan for providing the best fire and rescue service for the people of Southwest Virginia.
Denise Allen News 7.))

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Soft Music Under
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Stay with us,
Some runners were racing this morning to find a cure for Leukemia.
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and an airplane on Hershberger Road closed the highway early this morning.
We'll tell you all about it...coming up.
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Magnet-Schools


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-97
GRAPHIC=Education


Students just seem to be drawn to Roanoke City's Magnet Schools.
The city started the program about 10 years ago as a way to promote voluntary desegregation and keep students interested in school.
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Hershberger Road was closed at four this morning so a plane could be moved to William Fleming High School for the eighth annual Magnet fair.
This fair is one way the school system attracts students to their programs.
Magnet Schools are open to students from all area school systems and there is no tuition.
The program matches its curriculum with the students' interests.
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((SANDRA BRYAN BURKS/MAGNET SCHOOLS DIRECTOR: WE HAVE PROGRAMS K THROUGH 12 AND OFFERINGS RANGE FROM SCHOOLS THAT FOCUS ON PLANTS AND ANIMALS AND SCIENCE TO A HIGH SCHOOL THAT HAS A AVIATION PROGRAM THAT WITH THREE PLANES. BUT OF COURSE THEY ALSO EMPHASIZE ALL THE BASIC CORP CURRICULUM AS WELL.))
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Roanoke City has received about 20-million dollars in federal funding during the past 10 years for the Magnet School program.
Each individual school will host an open house during the first two weeks in December.
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S-Tech


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
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GRAPHIC=Tech Football


Jim Druckenmiller passed for two first half touchdowns and Ken Oxendine rushed for two in the second half as Virginia Tech beat West Virginia 31 to 14.
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SUPER=01-Frank Beamer/Virginia Tech Head Coach; 1:05
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((The Hokies came into Lane Stadium Worsham field ready to take on the Mountaineers.
After a Shane field goal early in the game, Tech would go to the air attack as Jim Druckenmiller connects with Cornelius White on this 35 yard touchdown pass to make it 10 to nothing Tech.
With 1:35 left in the first half, the Mountaineers went to their air show as Chad Johnston hooks up with David Saunders on this one yard touchdown pass West Virginia trailed by 3.
The Hokies would come out in the third quarter with their running game as Ken Oxendine takes the handoff and goes 39 yards for the T-D Tech led 24 to 7.)) ((KEN OXENDINE/SCORED TWO TOUCHDOWNS: )) ((But West Virginia would also crank up its running attack as Alvin Swoope gets in the end zone on this 16 yard run to make it 24 to 14 Hokies.
Tech would get on the board one more time as Oxendine gets the one yard touchdown run and the Hokies go on to win it 31 to 14.)) ((FRANK BEAMER/VIRGINIA TECH HEAD COACH: ))
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The Hokies appear to have a trip to the Gator Bowl locked up.

S-Miami


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Scott Covington passed for 294 yards and three touchdowns as Miami beat Boston College 43 to 26.
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Miami was leading three to nothing when Covington, playing for injured Ryan Clement, goes deep and bits tony Gaiter on this 76 yard touchdown pass and the Hurricanes took the 10 to nothing lead.
Ed James rushed for two touchdowns on this play he breaks away from a tackle and scores from 11 yards out and Miami led 17 to nothing in the first quarter.
Covington added another touchdown SUPER=36-Miami/43/Boston College/26;

pass in the fourth quarter when he hit Chris Jones on this nine yarder and the Hurricanes beat Boston College 43 to 26.
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ANCHOR=Roy
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Syracuse clinched at least a tie for the Big East title with a win over Temple.
The Orangemen face Miami next week.

S-Holtz


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Lou Holtz led the fighting Irish on the home field at South Bend for the final time this afternoon as Notre Dame warmed up for a game against the Scarlet Knights of Rutgers.
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((LOU HOLTZ/NOTRE DAME HEAD COACH: ))
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S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
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The Irish sent Holtz out in style this afternoon routing Rutgers. And Michigan knocks off second ranked Ohio State. For all of today's scores lets check the boards. wipe to boards
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S-FFE


ANCHOR=roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=twe
TAPE#FB96-3
GRAPHIC=Brookville/J. Forest


Jefferson Forest had hoped to avenge an earlier loss to Brookville today in the Region 3 championship game, but the Bees buzzed into next week's state semis with a 25 to 8 win.
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SUPER=03-Campbell Co./Brookville vs Jefferson Forest; :


Brookville was without leading rusher, Peter Givens, who sat out after being ejected from last week's win. But he had some advice for his teammates, who needed some early.
Forest marched down the field on the opening drive. Jerton Evans caps it off on 4th down, scoring on the 3 yard keeper. The 2 point conversion gave the Cavs an 8-nothing lead.
But it was all Bees from there. Jason Brown hits James Lomax, and Big James makes like a freight train, rumbling down the sideline for a 56 yard score to trim the Forest lead to 8-6.
Brookville led 12-8 when Brown went to the air again. This time he finds Jeff Woody for a 32 yard strike and the Bees were up 19-8 to start the 4th quarter.
Jay Callands finished the scoring SUPER=36-Brookville/25/Jefferson

Forest/8/;with this 6 yard TD run and Brookville wins the regional championship, beating Jefferson Forest for a second time this year, 25 to 8.
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((MARK LINEBURG/BROOKVILLE HEAD COACH: ))
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
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And coming up, We'll check in at the Bast Center over in Salem for the Roanoke College basketball tournament.
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And the second time around is twice as nice as the Lady Cavaliers of Lord Botetourt win their second straight state basketball title.
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S-Hoops


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#BB97-1
GRAPHIC=Hometown Hoops


Lord Botetourt won it's second straight Group 2A girls state basketball championship today, beating Charlottesville 72 to 41.
Steve Mason has more from Bristol.
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SUPER=01-David Wheat/Lord Botetourt Coach; 1:52
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S-Roanoke


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#BB97-2
GRAPHIC=College Basketball


Over in Salem tonight Roanoke College hosted the Salem Bank and Trust tip off Tournament.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/Ferrum vs Albright; :


Ferrum and albright squared off in the opening game.
Ferrum's Blue Cook makes this steal and takes it all the way for the easy layup.
Albright could come back Summer Hemphill posts up and makes a nice move to the inside for the basket.
The game went to overtime Rodney SUPER=33-Ferrum/94/Albright/86;Ponzo

goes in for the slam with 10 seconds left and Ferrum wins it in overtime 94 to 86.
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((LARRY MANGINO/FERRUM HEAD COACH: ))
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SUPER=03-Salem/Roanoke vs Gallaudet; :


Roanoke And Gallaudet battled in the night cap.
Roanoke's Derek Bryant pulls up and hits the three pointer and the Maroons took the early lead.
Gallaudet comes right back Gerald Brown makes the nice pass to DeAngelo Brown in the first half.
But the Maroons pulled away Jason SUPER=33-Roanoke/112/Gallaudet/61/;

Bishop feeds to Nathan Hungate who gets the basket and Roanoke wins it 112 to 61.
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Half-Marathon


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-92
GRAPHIC=Leukemia


Hundreds of runners pounded the pavement to raise money for the Leukemia Society of America.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Racers kicked-off the Star City Half Marathon and 5-K at Victory Stadium this morning.
Nearly 400 runners kept pace in the race for a cure for Leukemia and other similar cancers.
About 80 volunteers help make this event possible.
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