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Thanksgiving Day, 1996... NEWS-7 at FIVE is coming up ...in just 90-seconds
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with another murder in Danville a block away from where an elderly couple was found dead earlier in the week.
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And a way to deep-six your turkey... rather than roast the bird. Wx-Heads
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MEDICAL-HEADS


ANCHOR=Keith
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On Health Check,
Fiberglass is the most popular material used to insulate homes.
But an environmental group says there's no question-- fiberglass is linked to cancer.
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Plus, our series on plastic surgery continues-- today, focusing on corrective procedures for birth defects.
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Residents of a Danville neighborhood are alarmed after a body is discovered--the fourth murder victim this week.
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5-D'Ville-Murder


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE# 596-36
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For the fourth time in three days, Danville Police have found a dead body inside the city limits.
The latest person was discovered stuffed inside a closet in his apartment around 8:30.
Double Boxes=Keith and Len/D'Ville Bureau


Len Besthoff is in our Danville Bureau with more.
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Keith, police aren't saying much about the case involving Archie Moore, a man in his late 20s that they found this morning...but his neighbors are talking.
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5-Kernodle


ANCHOR=Keith
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And Danville police are investigating another suspicious death today.
A man was shot and killed in his home early this morning.
Willie Troy Kernodle was found in his home on Ross Street with gunshot wounds to the chest.
He was taken to Danville Regional Memorial Center where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
Police are still looking for a suspect.

5-Kendrick


ANCHOR=keith
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TAPE#596-46
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Danville police are still looking for answers into the murder of an elderly couple.
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On Tuesday, the bodies of Jessie and Elizabeth Kendrick were found inside their Springfield Road home.
They were both shot in the head... and authorities believe they had been dead for several days before they were discovered.
A window had been pried open and their car had been stolen.
And at this point, police have yet to make an arrest.
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5-Ward


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TAPE# 596-45
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The employment status of Lord Botetourt High School football coach Andy Ward remains in question.
One thing that is certain-- he'll begin serving his jail sentence this weekend.
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The Roanoke Times quotes a couple of school board members that say Ward was in fact suspended.
But one member told News- 7 this afternoon that only the superintendent has the authority to confirm the action.
Acting chief Robert Reece is out of town, and yesterday he wasn't saying much... only that Ward was still a school employee.
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The coach will spend 14 days in jail for speeding and driving with a restricted license.
He already has 2 drunk driving charges on his record.
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Here's what's next on NEWS-7 at FIVE--
Governor Allen is keeping a close eye on E-P-A regulations.
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and Defense Secretary William Perry is delivered a Thanksgiving message of patience and discipline to U-S troops in Bosnia.
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ANCHOR=Keith


On Health Check, scientists say there may be a way to treat the most common form of muscular dystrophy in children.
They're hopeful a new discovery will help them develop a drug.
It's all coming up-- when News 7 returns.

5-Hunting-Ax


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A local hunter remains in stable condition... after he was accidentally shot yesterday in Franklin County.
Sheriff's deputies say Eric Reynolds and Michael Turner were hunting deer together, when Reynolds mistakenly fired a round at Turner.
The victim remains at Roanoke Memorial Hospital after undergoing surgery.
Reynolds has been charged with reckless handling of a firearm.

5-Ritalin


ANCHOR=Keith
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Police have filed charges against three Bedford Middle School eighth-graders for possessing or distributing the prescription stimulant Ritalin.
Two 13-year-old boys face charges of Ritalin distribution and a 14-year-old faces a charge of Ritalin possession.
The three, along with a fourth boy, also were suspended from school last week.
School officials say one of the boys had a prescription for the drug and brought it to school.
Authorities say the boys were planning to distribute the drug.
Ritalin is most often prescribed to treat Attention Deficit Disorder.
It also is a popular street drug.

5-Bosnia


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Defense Secretary William Perry spent the day thanking U-S troops in Bosnia for a job well done.
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Perry joined the soldiers who are taking part in the NATO-led peacekeeping mission.
Russian troops also joined the celebration.
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((WILLIAM PERRY/U.S. DEFENSE SECRETARY: AS WE LOOK FORWARD TO A STABILIZATION FORCE WE DO NOT ANTICIPATE HAVING TO FACE AN ARMY IN AN ARMED CONFLICT, NEVERTHELESS I SHOULD EMPHASIZE WE SEE THE STABILIZATION FORCE AS FACING A VERY DIFFICULT MISSION. ))
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Perry told the troops they must stay in Bosnia for another year to help its fragile peace take hold.
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5-Mladic


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Meanwhile General Ratko Mladic (RAHT'-koh MLAH'-dich) today gave up his battle to stay in charge of the Bosnian Serb military.
Mladic twice has been indicted by a U-N tribunal for genocide.
Politicians wanted Mladic out of the way, saying he was a liability because of the two indictments.
His departure is a major concession, since he refused to go when he was fired November ninth.
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5-EPA-Allen


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=5pm
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Governor Allen will be going over stricter new air quality standards from the EPA with a fine- toothed comb.
Allen is usually combative over EPA regulations he maintains are counterproductive to jobs and industry.
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So far the Governor has more questions than criticisms of the new air pollution standards.
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: WHICH COUNTIES AND CITIES IN VIRGINIA WOULD BE DEEMED TO BE A NON-ATTAINMENT AREA, BECAUSE OF THE NEW GOAL POST OR THE NEW HEIGHTH OF THE BAR THAT IS BEING DETERMINED BY EPA APPARENTLY IN THIS SITUATION. THERE ARE THOSE WHICH CLEARLY HAVE, FOR EXAMPLE THE ROANOKE AREA, AND NOT JUST ROANOKE CITY, BUT THE ROANOKE VALLEY AREA. THERE'S SOME THAT EVEN HAVE WYTHE COUNTY BELIEVE IT OR NOT.))
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Hampton Roads and Richmond have finally met EPA's current regulations and are awaiting re-designation for having cleaned up their air.

5-Agriculture


ANCHOR=Keith
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Virgil Goode has been appointed to the House Committee on Agriculture.
That could be good news for Southside tobacco growers.
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Goode's replacing Fifth District Congressman L- F Payne who's retiring from Congress at the end of the year.
The agriculture committee has primary jurisdiction over specialty crops such as tobacco and peanuts.
The majority of Virginia's tobacco is grown in the Fifth District.
The committee also oversees the dairy, livestock and poultry programs as well as programs such as food stamps.
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ANCHOR=Keith
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Bob Goodlatte is the only other Virginia lawmaker who's a member of the House Agriculture committee.
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John Warner was appointed to the Senate Agriculture committee about two years ago.

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Coming up,
The formations have disbanded and the huge inflatables are being packed away.
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But for a time today, hundreds of thousands of people stood in 20-degree temperatures to see the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
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5-Macy-Parade


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=jmo
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Hundreds of thousands of people stood in 20-degree temperatures to see the 70th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
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The huge procession featured more than 500 clowns and 13 marching bands.
18 giant helium balloons guided through the cavernous streets of Manhattan.
The balloons included a 68-foot Bullwinkle with Rocky the squirrel on his back and other lovable characters like Garfield, Big Bird, Woody Woodpecker, and Spiderman.
And of the course the parade ended with the arrival of Santa Claus.
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toss to Robin


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Stick around,
Second-ranked Kansas appears set to take over the top spot in the A-P college basketball rankings after beating Virginia last night in the Maui Invitational.
And is Fiberglass insulation dangerous to your health?
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Take a look at the latest research...coming up next, on Health Check.
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((IMUS: THE OVERWHELMING WIEGHT OF SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE IS THAT THERE'S NOT ASSOCIATION BETWEEN FIBERGLASS AND CANCER IN PEOPLE" INFANTE: THERE ARE AT LEAST A DOZEN STUDIES OR MORE WHICH SHOW FIBERGLASS CAUSES CANCER...PERIOD. ))
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5-Fiberglass


ANCHOR=Connie
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TAPE# 596-37
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A new study done for the government suggests people about to add insulation to their home might want to think about alternatives.
Connie Stevens explains.
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Fiberglass is by far the most popular material used to insulate homes...but it's getting ripped apart by an environmental advocacy group which says fiberglass is dangerous for you and the environment.
The government scientist who reviewed the data for a recent report by the National Resources Defense Council...says there's no question fiberglass is linked to cancer:
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((DR. PETER INFANTE/OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HAZARD ADMINISTRATION: FIBERGLASS CAUSES CANCER IN HUMANS. ANJANETTE DECARLO/NRDC: THIS IS AN EXTREMELY IMPORTANT ISSUE WHEN WE ADDRESS ANY OF THE MATERIALS THAT EXIST IN OUR LIFE, AND ESPECIALLY A MATERIAL LIKE FIBERGLASS EXISTS IN 90 PERCENT OF THE AMERICAN HOMES BUILT SINCE THE 1930'S. ))
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Decarlo wrote the report blasting fiberglass and recommending more environmentally friendly alternatives-- such as a recycled paper product called cellulose or a cotton insulation made from recycled denim.
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((DECARLO: IF YOU'RE USING AN INSULATING MATERIAL TO SAVE ENERGY AND IT'S ALSO MADE OUT OF RECYCLED MATERIAL, YOU'VE JUST DOUBLED THE BENEFIT. ))
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It's not the first time fiberglass has come under attack.
In 1994, the Department of Health and Human Services listed fiberglass as a POSSIBLE carcinogen, under its National Toxicology Program. The International Agency for Research on Cancer also lists fiberglass as a potential cancer risk. The fiberglass industry disputes the claims.
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((CATHERINE IMUS/NORTH AMERICAN INSULATION MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION: THE TWO STUDIES USED TO TRIGGER LISTINGS WERE WITH ANIMALS INJECTED WITH MASSIVE DOSES OF FIBERS, AND PEOPLE SIMPLY ARE NOT EXPOSED THAT WAY. INFANTE/OSHA: AESBESTOS WAS STUDIED THE SAME WAY, IF YOU INJECT AESBESTOS INTO ANIMALS YOU GET LUNG CANCER. YOU GET THE SAME CANCER AS WHEN YOU INJECT FIBERGLASS INTO ANIMALS. ))
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It's the similarity between the fibers in asbestos and fiberglass which has caused the debate.
The fiberglass industry says its studies show fiberglass is harmless, if proper procedures are used.
It calls the N-R-D-C report inaccurate and incomplete:
Both sides are counting on consumers to use their ultimate power when shopping for insulation.
Connie Stevens, Health Check. ))

5-Corrective-Surgery


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=bmy
TAPE#596-41
GRAPHIC=Another look


Babies born with a cleft lip and palate can lead normal lives and no longer suffer with physical defects for life.
Treatment starts at birth and the first of several corrective surgeries is done at three months.
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For new parents, the care for babies like Andrew, can be challenging.
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((VALERIE CLOSE/ANDREW'S MOTHER: I WAS SCARED ABOUT FEEDING HIM WHEN HE WAS BORN HE COULDN'T BREAST FEED AND LOST WEIGHT. WHEN WE TOOK HIM HOME AND PUT HIM ON A SPECIAL BOTTLE HE GAINED WEIGHT. ))
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Andrew has just had the surgery to correct his cleft lip.
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((DR. ENRIQUE SILBERBLATT/PLASTIC SURGERY: THE MUSCLE INSTEAD OF MAKING A CIRCLE AROUND THE MOUTH IS CLEFT AND WE CUT THE TWO ENDS OF THE MUSCLE AND PUT THEM TOGETHER.))
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production of andrew before and after Recovery is pretty quick. The stitches come out after a week and the scar is already faint. Dovovan video The cleft palate is closed at 9 months. Without closing the palate, normal eating is not possible and speech develops abnormally.
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((DR. ENRIQUE SILBERBLATT: NINE MONTHS IS A COMPROMISE BETWEEN CLOSING TOO EARLY AND AFFECTING GROWTH OF THE UPPER JAW AND CLOSING TOO LATE AND HAVING PROBLEMS WITH DEVELOPMENT OF NORMAL SPEECH. ))
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Babies wear elbow guards for two weeks and parents are asked to hold them or keep them in safety seats. Doctors say this will help keep everything out of their mouths as the palate heals. After the palate is closed, each child will continue to be followed and may need a few more corrective surgeries before adulthood.
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S5-UVA


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=5pm
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TAPE#VB97-1
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Thank you Keith and Happy Thanksviging to everybody and now lets check the two minute ticker.
Virginia's run in the Maui Invitational in Hawaii came to a halt in last nights championship game.
Second ranked Kansas beating the Cavaliers 80 to 63.
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The Cavs destroyed South Carolina and U-Mass with the outside bombs, but they began last night with Norman Nolan hitting the jump hook inside.
But to not fear, the long range jumpers would come. Courtney Alexander hits this one from way beyond the arc on the left side.
Then Later in the first half, Curtis Staples takes his shot at the trey and he drills it early in the first half of the game.
But the Jayhawks rallied in the SUPER=33-Kansas/80/Virginia/63;second

half and pulled away winning the game 80 to 63. The win could move the Jayhawks to number one on the college basketball polls.
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S5-Express


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-22
GRAPHIC=Roanoke Express


At the end of the week, The Roanoke Express will have completed its first two month of the 1996 East Coast Hockey League Season.
The Express is 10-9-and 2 on the year.
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((FRANK ANZALONE/ROANOKE EXPRESS HEAD COACH: ))
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The schedule has been a nightmare for the express earlier this month Roanoke played 14 games in 23 days.
But it Roanoke wants to contend for the league title they'll have to deal with that and also teams line South Carolina who will visit the Roundhouse tonight.
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((FRANK ANZALONE/ROANOKE EXPRESS HEAD COACH: ))
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ANCHOR=Roy
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Faceoff tonight is 7:30. And coming up at six Steve Mason talks turkey with the Virginia Cavaliers and the Hokies of Virginia Tech.

5-Deep-Fried


ANCHOR=Keith
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Hospitality Diva Martha Stewart says if you're looking for a new spin on a Thanksgiving classic....how about deep-frying your turkey?
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While Stewart may have just thought of it, the folks at Jim's Diner in Kansas City have been dipping turkeys into the deep fryer for years.
First though, the birds get a thorough cleaning, then a dose of special sauce.
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((BRENDA THOMAS/CUSTOMER: THIS IS IT, THIS IS IT. I LOVE IT, THEY PREPARE IT SO WELL, IT'S THE SEASONING I THINK, AND IT'S JUST DELICIOUS, IT'S GREAT. ))
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But does all this frying translate into a Cholesterol Catastrophe?
At Jim's they say the turkey isn't greasy at all.
Whatever the caloric count, customers are calling, from all over the country.
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ANCHOR=Keith
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Coming up tonight on News- 7 at six...
We'll introduce you to some children who are keeping the "peace."
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A group called the "Peace Patrol" has been spreading good cheer at the Bedford County Nursing Home.
We'll show you what that program is all about...
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ANCHOR=Keith

coming up in about a half- hour.
That's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE-- for more news later tonight-- full screen
check out the region's first local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime- tonight at 10 on WEFC. Thanks for watching-- Goodnight. ANCHOR=Keith