06:00-01

HEADLINES

ANCHOR=Melanie
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VO-NAT


Some new leads in the discovery of an abandoned vehicle in Lynchburg, a body is discovered on the roadside.
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And Columbia with its five astronauts plans to head home.

2-Amherst-Body


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-92
GRAPHIC=Shooting


A body found yesterday in Amherst County may be linked to an abandoned vehicle found Tuesday in Lynchburg. 24- year- old Vincent Lee
(SKUL-ter-brant) Schulterbrandt was found dead along Route 617.


He'd been shot in the head.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Tuesday;


Sheriff Jimmy Ayers says (SKUL-ter-brant) Schulterbrandt matches the description of the man driving the abandoned Nissan Pathfinder.
Blood was found in the passenger seat of the vehicle.
It has New York plates-- (SKUL-ter-brant) is a resident of the Bronx.
The regional homicide squad will take over the investigation today.
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shuttle


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=mornin
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=columbia


After 16 days in space, the five Columbia astronauts should be back on earth in less than two hours.
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VO-NAT


Columbia is set to touch down in Florida at 7:33.
Forecasters say the weather appears to be cooperating for an on time landing.
The shuttle was scheduled to return tomorrow, but weather conditions and the failure of a navigation unit promoted the early return.
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Foundation


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE# 96-86
GRAPHIC=NONE


The Alleghany Foundation was created when Alleghany Regional Hospital was sold to Columbia last year.
Now the group is starting to hand out some of its 35 million dollar grant fund.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Alleghany Co.;


One of the foundation's first grants will go to Alleghany County and Covington Schools.
One million dollars will start up a school nurse program and a mobile dental care van.
SUPER=03-Clifton Forge


200 thousand dollars will save the Clifton Forge Library expansion project, which was stalled by cost overruns.
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SOT 13:27:16 tape 2
IN Q=It's kind of like

((DR. RON GOINGS/LIBRARY BOARD CHAIRMAN; IT'S KIND OF LIKE CHRISTMAS COME EARLY, YOU GET A GREAT BIG PRESENT, ALL OF A SUDDEN ALL OF THE WORRYING ABOUT THE LIBRARY AND WERE WE GONNA HAVE IT SUDDENLY BECAME "EVERYTHINGS" DONE, NOW WE JUST SIT BACK AND LET SOME PEOPLE WORK ON BUILDING IT AND IN ABOUT 6 MONTHS WE'LL REAP THE REWARDS.))
SUPER=01-Ron Goings/Library Board Chairman
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=reap the rewards
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VO-NAT foundation video, tape 1


The Foundation also gave money to Clifton Middle School for a technology program.
And grants went to the Alleghany Highlands Y-M-C-A and the Arts Council. Non-profit organizations can apply for foundation grants.
The next application deadline is March first.
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Bikes


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-87
GRAPHIC=None


The collection of one-thousand new bicycles for needy children is the goal of one Roanoke radio station.
It's hoping to build on the success of last year's Toys for Tots campaign.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/December 1995;


Last year, J-93 set a goal of 93 bikes, but listeners responded with more than 600.
Again this year, morning personality Slam Duncan and Marine Reserve Staff Sergeant Steve Gardner will broadcast from a camper suspended above the Tanglewood Mall Parking lot.
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SOT
IN Q=I think it's a lofty goal

((SLAM DUNCAN/J-93 PERSONALITY: I THINK IT'S A LOFTY GOAL. I'M A LITTLE APPREHENSIVE. I WAS APPREHENSIVE WITH THIS EVENT THIS YEAR ABOUT TRYING TO REPEAT IT, BUT YOU KNOW WHAT I BELIEVE? IF YOUR HEART'S IN THE RIGHT PLACE AND YOU'RE DOING THE RIGHT THING, THINGS WORK OUT. THEY REALLY DO.))
SUPER=01-Slam Duncan/J-93 Personality;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=they really do.
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VO-NAT


J-93 and other sponsors will kick off the campaign Thursday December 12th at Six in the morning.
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Beyer


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-84
GRAPHIC=Don Beyer


The Virginia Farm Bureau responded to Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer with little enthusiasm at its annual meeting yesterday.
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SOT 51:10
IN Q=I've got

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I'VE GOT LETTERS FROM SOME OF YOU AND PHONE CALLS FROM OTHERS. AND I WANT YOU TO UNDERSTAND MY POSITION.))
SUPER=@Beyer;
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=my position.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Beyer spoke in defense of his support of F-D-A regulation of tobacco sales.
A "Q and A" session afterward brought only one question.
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SOT 55:06
IN Q=If as you

((JERRY JENKINS/LUNENBURG CO. FARMER: IF AS YOU SAY YOU FEEL THAT THE VIRGINIA LAWS REGARDING USE OF TOBACCO BY MINORS ARE GOOD AND SUFFICIENT, THEN WHY WOULD YOU GO OUT ON A LIMB AND SUPPORT BRINGING IN FEDERAL MANDATES THROUGH THE FDA?))
SOT 01:08:06

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: WHAT THE NATIONAL APPROACH GIVES US IS A UNIFORM SENSE THAT IN AMERICA WE DON'T WANT KIDS TO SMOKE. IT'S STILL LEGAL FOR ADULTS. AMERICANS CAN CHOOSE.))
SOT 01:18:12

((TOM WEST/HALIFAX CO. FARMER: IT OFFENDED ME A LITTLE BIT BECAUSE HE DEFENDED HIS POSITION. I WAS HOPING HE WOULD TAKE A LITTLE BIT SOFTER POSITION.))
SUPER=01-Jerry Jenkins/Lunenburg Co. Farmer; :00
SUPER=01-Tom West/Halifax Co. Farmer;
RUNS=:30
OUT Q=softer position.
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VO-NAT


Beyer is the Democrats' only candidate for Governor next year.
Republican candidate Jim Gilmore will address the Farm Bureau today.
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Allen


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#596-34
GRAPHIC=va state seal


The director of Virginia's Department of Juvenile Justice is now moving to a new role in the state government.
She's about to become the Secretary of Public Safety.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Governor George Allen appointed 35- year- old former prosecutor Patricia West to his cabinet yesterday.
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SOT 02:21:45
IN Q=There was

((PATRICIA WEST/PUBLIC SAFETY SECRETARY-APPOINTEE: THERE WAS PAROLE-ABOLITION, TRUTH-IN-SENTENCING, AND OF COURSE, JUVENILE JUSTICE REFORM. MUCH HAS BEEN ACCOMPLISHED, BUT WE'RE NOT THROUGH YET. AND SO I LOOK FORWARD TODAY TO TAKING OVER THE REINS AND BUILDING ON OUR PREVIOUS SUCCESSES TO MAKE VIRGINIA A SAFER PLACE TO LIVE, WORK, AND RAISE A FAMILY.))
SUPER=01-Patricia West/Public Safety Secretary-Appointee;
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=a family.
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VO-NAT


West will oversee corrections, emergency services, the State Police and military affairs.
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Tuesday;


She succeeds Jerry Kilgore -- who formally kicked off his bid for Attorney General Tuesday.
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Funeral-Homes


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-89
GRAPHIC=None


A handful of well established firms usually dominate the funeral home business.
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VO-NAT


In Roanoke, three funeral homes, Hamlar- and- Curtis, Lotz, and Oakey's, have dominated the market.
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But Allen Simpson, who worked for Oakey's for two decades, is striking out on his own.
He and a partner are investing nearly two- million- dollars to open their own funeral home.
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SOT TAPE ONE 11:25:09
IN Q=I think

((ALLEN SIMPSON/SIMPSON-THARP FUNERAL HOME: I THINK THAT THERE'S A MARKET OUT THERE THAT PERHAPS ISN'T BEING SERVED BY THE THREE LARGE FUNERAL HOMES IN THE AREA THAT WE CAN WORK TOWARDS SERVING MAYBE IN A LITTLE BETTER FASHION THAN THEY'RE BEING SERVED TODAY.))
SUPER=01-Allen Simpson/Simpson-Tharp Funeral Home;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=today.
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VO-NAT


Simpson and his partner Skip Tharp will market their business to rapidly aging baby boomers, who may have different ideas about what a funeral service should be.
SUPER=03-Lynchburg;


Tharp has successfully launched similar concepts in Lynchburg and Bedford County, even with several dominant players already there.
Oakey's is disappointed Simpson left, but believes there's room in the market for another competitor.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=none


Right now the average cost for a funeral in our area is about 55- hundred- dollars, but there's speculation the new competition could mean lower prices.
2-HEADLINES
SUPER=#4050; Headline Banner
ANCHOR=Melanie


Here's a look at today's top stories.
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VO-NAT


One day after an abandoned out of state vehicle is discovered in Lynchburg a body is discovered along the roadside.
Authorities think the two finds may be linked.
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VO-NAT


The tour Dupont is hitting a rather large road block.
A local organizer told News-7 it's doubtful there will be a race next year, but it could return in '98.
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VO-NAT


And on the slopes in Colorado a skier survives an avalanche caught on video tape.
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And thats what's making news on this Thursday December 5th.
Don't go away, News 7 Mornin will be right back.

Columbia


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=mornin
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=columbia landing


NASA has waved the shuttle "Columbia" off for a landing.
It was scheduled to touch down in Florida at 7:33,
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VO-NAT :14

but questionable weather has started to form over the landing site.
Officials in Houston say there is a second opportunity for landing at Kennedy Space Center at 9:10 this morning.
The Columbia mission included work with two satellites and the cancellation of two spacewalks because of a stuck hatch.
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Schmitz


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=mornin
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=legal scales


Apparently no one is happy with the sentence in the so called "Talk Show Murder case."
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pontiac, MI;


Jonathan Schmitz was sentenced yesterday to 25 to 50 years for killing Scott (A'-meh-door) Amedure.
Schmitz's family had begged for leniency.
(A'-meh-door) Amedure's family had demanded life in prison.
Amedure was shot three days after he and Schmitz appeared on Jenny Jones show about secret admirers.
Schmitz claimed he was humiliated when his admirer turned out to be a man.
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SIMPSON


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=simpson


Testimony today at the O-J Simpson is expected to focus on his trip to Chicago on the night of the murders of Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Santa Monica/Yesterday;


Yesterday, the jury heard from a worker at a battered women's shelter.
Nancy Ney testified a woman named Nicole called the shelter just days before the murder and said her famous ex-husband had threatened to kill her.
Simpson's lawyer objected to Ney's testimony calling it hearsay because the woman never left her last name.
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Domestic-Violence


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-100
GRAPHIC=NONE


Abuse victims often feel they have nowhere to turn.
But a Martinsville agency is offering a sign of help.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Martinsville;


Actually, it's a DECAL--
Citizens Against Family Violence recently started a campaign, asking southside area businesses to display these stickers.
They indicate a safe place for those who suffer domestic or sexual abuse to call for help.
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SOT 4:17:00
IN Q=Batterers often think

((LYNN WEHLAU/CITIZENS AGAINST FAMILY VIOLENCE: BATTERERS OFTEN THINK THEY CAN GET AWAY WITH THE BATTERING AND THEY WILL ISOLATE THE PERSON THEY'RE ABUSING AND TELL THEM THAT NOBODY'S GOING TO HELP YOU. YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE TO STAY RIGHT HERE IF WE GET THESE PEPPERED ALL OVER THE COMMUNITY, THOSE PEOPLE WHO ARE IN ABUSIVE SITUATIONS CAN TELL THAT THERE IS A COMMUNITY THAT CARES AND WANTS TO HELP THEM. ))
SUPER=01-Lynn Wehlau/Citizens Against Family Violence;
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=WANTS TO HELP
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VO-NAT


So far, about 100 local businesses have taken part.
(Way-LO) Wehlau says she got the idea for the Safe Haven project from a similar agency in Connecticut.
Meanwhile, she says the number of visitors to the Martinsville shelter has tripled over the last eight years.
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BOUTROS-BOUTROS


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


A politically explosive sore point between the U-S and the U-N has been defused, at least for now.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Secretary-General Boutros Boutros Ghali says he is putting his candidacy for re-election on hold but not dropping out of the race completely.
The move follows intense U-S opposition to a second term for the U-N leader.
Many diplomats said the action would allow other candidates to come forward in the election, which has been stalemated for weeks.
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Israel


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


Yasser Arafat says he's ready to meet with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to finalize a deal on an Israeli pullout from Hebron.
This follows a comment by Netanyahu that the time is right for a summit and that an agreement could be wrapped up quickly.

Avalanche


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


In Colorado, an amateur photographer catches an avalanche on tape.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Loveland Pass, CO;


The video shows a skier just beginning his run when the avalanche begins.
The video was shot by a woman who was sitting on the deck of a ski lodge and began shooting when she spotted the skier.
Luckily, Jason Anthony was an experienced skier and was able to position himself to survive the wave of snow.
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Dorm-Safety


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-88
GRAPHIC=NONE


Virginia college students may have to pay for improved fire protection in high-rise campus dorms.
Governor Allen says he'll find the money to install sprinklers, but has yet to say where the cash will come from.
Tracy Altizer reports.
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SOT
IN Q=On Virginia college
SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00
SUPER=01-Dave Nutter/VT University Relations; :08
SUPER=03-Radford; :17
SUPER=@Allen;:26
SUPER=@Tracy1; (screen rt.):36
SUPER=01-Keith Bolton/Blacksburg Fire Chief; 1:05
RUNS=1:21
OUT Q=Altizer, News 7.

(( On Virginia college and university campuses, dorm construction and upkeep is paid for through student fees.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 23:39:17

((DAVE NUTTER/VT UNIVERSITY RELATIONS: AND SO THAT IS THE WAY ALL OF OUR DORMS HAVE BEEN OPERATING. THEY'RE WHAT WE CALL AUXILIARY ENTERPRISES TO THE UNIVERSITY AND STATE MONIES DO NOT GO INTO THEIR OPERATION OR UPKEEP. ))
RUNS=:10


Governor Allen has not said how he would pay for installing sprinklers in high-rise dorms, but he refused to rule out raising student fees.
sot 02:34:47

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: THERE ARE A MULTITUDE OF WAYS THAT IT MAY BE DONE. EACH COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY MAY HAVE, ALL THE BUILDINGS AREN'T THE SAME HEIGHT. THEY HAVE DIFFERENT NEEDS.))
RUNS=:10


It's estimated to cost more than five and a half million dollars to add sprinklers to Tech's five high-rise dorms. That breaks down to about 58 dollars per student over the next 20 years.
Officials at Tech and Radford University agree sprinklers would provide the ultimate protection. But they say smoke and fire alarms and extinguishers, stairwell hookups for fire hoses, and non-combustible construction make their dorms safe now.
Firefighters seem more concerned with passive student attitudes.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 22:11:17

((KEITH BOLTON/BLACKSBURG FIRE CHIEF: OUR CONCERN IS THAT STUDENTS HAVE GOTTEN USED TO THE ALARMS GOING OFF, AND SOMETIMES IT HAPPENS TWO OR THREE TIMES A NIGHT, AND THEY WOULDN'T COMPLETELY EVACUATE THE BUILDING. ))
RUNS=:10


State officials have yet to tabulate the costs of sprinklers for all 12 dorms in question. Tracy Altizer, News 7.))

Amherst-Body


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-92
GRAPHIC=Shooting


There may a possible link between a body discovered yesterday in Amherst County-- and an abandoned vehicle found Tuesday in Lynchburg.
24- year- old Vincent Lee (SKUL-ter-brant) Schulterbrandt was found dead along Route 617.
He'd been shot in the head.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Tuesday;


Sheriff Jimmy Ayers says (SKUL-ter-brant) Schulterbrandt matches the description of the man driving the abandoned Nissan Pathfinder.
Blood was found in the passenger seat of the vehicle.
It has New York plates-- (SKUL-ter-brant) is a resident of the Bronx.
The regional homicide squad will take over the investigation today.
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Concord-Rezoning


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#96-99
GRAPHIC=NONE


A tentative agreement was reached over a new subdivision in Campbell County last night.
Steve Smallshaw has more from Concord's town meeting.
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SOT
IN Q=Some residents say
SUPER=03-Campbell Co.; :00
SUPER=@ssm1; :32
SUPER=01-Joseph Maillet/Cedar Creek Development; 1:02
SUPER=01-Chuck Bullock/Cedar Creek Development; 1:12
RUNS=1:21
OUT Q=News7, Concord.


(( Some residents say it's the nicest section of land in the village of Concord.
That's what led the Cedar Creek Land Development Company to buy an option on these 100 acres, with the intent of subdividing it into eleven separate parcels.
But that raised a lot of eyebrows: another Cedar Creek project a few miles features single and double-wide trailer homes.
That's NOT what residents wanted to see dropped into the middle of Concord.
So more than a hundred of them turned out for a meeting with the developers to see if they could hash out their differences.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 6:33:55
IN Q=In the interest

((In the interest of promoting a frank and open discussion, News7 honored the developers' request NOT to bring a videocamera into the meeting. What followed was a mostly cordial discussion with some pointed questions about the future of the land. Essentially residents did NOT want to see double- wide trailers built on these plots.. buildings they feel would not blend in with the rest of the Concord community.))
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=Concord community.


After 90 minutes of discussion, Cedar Creek agreed NOT to allow any single or double-wide trailers.. other suggested restrictions have been taken under consideration.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 7:06:49
IN Q=We weren't really

((JOSEPH MAILLET/DEVELOPER: WE WEREN'T REALLY OBLIGATED.. WE DID THAT.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=we did that.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 7:05:36
IN Q=We made some

((CHUCK BULLOCK/DEVELOPER: WE MADE SOME CONCESSIONS.. EVERYBODY'S HAPPY.))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=everybody's happy.


Steve Smallshaw, News7, Concord.))

Property-Tax


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-90
GRAPHIC=Virginia State Seal


As intriguing as it sounds, the time is obviously NOT ripe for Manassas Senator Charles Colgan's bid to eliminate the personal property tax.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Colgan's plan would require a sales tax increase to make up for the lost car and boat tax revenue.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 02:28:52
IN Q=As I said

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: AS I SAID AS A CANDIDATE, AND ALSO AS GOVERNOR, I HAVE SAID THAT I WILL VETO ANY SALES OR INCOME TAX INCREASE THAT COMES ACROSS MY DESK.))
SOT 01:06:35

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I'M A CAR DEALER. SO I'M NOT A FAIR PERSON TO ASK. I MEAN, CAN YOU IMAGINE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN TO MY BUSINESS IF WE GOT RID OF THE PERSONAL PROPERTY TAX? I'D LOVE TO SEE IT GO AWAY. BUT IT HAS TO BE DONE IN A RESPONSIBLE WAY. I UNDERSTAND THAT SENATOR COLGAN SAID "LET'S DO AWAY WITH THE PERSONAL PROPERTY TAX AND RAISE THE SALES TAX." I THINK WE HAVE TO APPROACH THAT VERY, VERY CAUTIOUSLY. BECAUSE THE SALES TAX WE KNOW IS REGRESSIVE, AND IT'S GOING TO HURT THE WORKING POOR.))
SUPER=@Allen; :00
SUPER=@Beyer; :12
RUNS=:35
OUT Q=working poor.
TALENT=Melanie
SS=HOLD


Colgan admits his proposal may take years to win support.

Soering


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=soering


A state official has conceded that some fingerprints from the 19-85 murders of Derek and Nancy Haysom have been lost.
Officials say such losses are not unheard of in cases that old.
But Jens (YENZ) Soering, convicted of the killings, believes the missing prints could help prove his innocence.
The fingerprints were never identified.
And Soering says they could point to someone else.
Soering gets a court hearing next week on a claim that prosecutors withheld evidence in his case.

DuPont


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-93
GRAPHIC=Tour Dupont


The economic equivalent of a flat tire may halt the Tour Dupont.
The bike race lost its sponsor.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


DuPont says it's pulling out because contractual obligations were not met.
The company blamed those on a lawsuit between the event's owners.
Meanwhile, a local organizer told News-7 it's doubtful there will be a race next year, but it could return in '98.
To get the cycling event under way next year, race promoters would have to raise more than two-and half million dollars in the next two weeks.
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Habitat


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#96-91
GRAPHIC=None


They've built 130 low- income homes over the last eight years.. now Lynchburg's Habitat for Humanity chapter plans to double that number in the next FOUR years.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


It's being made possible by a 3-quarter million dollar grant from Habitat for Humanity International.
The money will help revamp one existing Lynchburg neighborhood, and build two brand new subdivisions by the year 2000.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:00:40
IN Q=The grant we're

((KEVIN CAMPBELL/HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: THE GRANT WE'RE GETTING IS JUST TO SET THE STAGE, IT'S JUST TO MAKE THE SITES AVAILABLE, TO BUILD THE INFRASTRUCTURE AND DO THE DEMOLITION WHERE WE NEED TO. THE HOUSE CONSTRUCTION MONEY, AS ALWAYS, IS GOING TO NEED TO BE RAISED LOCALLY AND THAT WILL BE ABOUT THREE AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.))
SUPER=01-Kevin Campbell/Habitat For Humanity; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=3 and 1/2 million dollars.
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VO-NAT


A fund-raising campaign will get underway sometime in 19-97.
Lynchburg's Habitat chapter ranks as the 16th largest among 12- hundred nationwide.
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Kids-Flight


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-85
GRAPHIC=NONE


Between the American military and the Airline Industry, the United States was once training 100-thousand new pilots a year.
That number is down to 65-thousand now.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke


So the Experimental Aircraft Association decided to try inspiring more young people with an interest in flight.
The Roanoke chapter flew 140 students from Maury River Junior High School yesterday.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:51:15
IN Q=Kids just can't

((ART COURNOYER/PILOT: KIDS JUST CAN'T GET INTO THE AIRPORT LIKE THEY USED TO BE ABLE TO AND KICK A TIRE OR TWO AND GO INTO THE HANGERS AND TALK TO A PILOT AND GET FREE RIDES.))
SUPER=01-Art Cournoyer/Pilot
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=free rides.
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VO-NAT


About one dozen local pilots donated their time, planes and fuel.
And the students got a first-hand view of the world from the cockpit of a single-engine plane.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:57:20
IN Q=I thought

((CYNTHIA VESS: I THOUGHT IT WAS GOING TO BE A LITTLE BIT MORE BUMPIER THAN IT WAS, BUT IT WASN'T. )) ((EDWARD HENDERSON: IT WAS REALLY FUN. I REALLY LIKED IT A LOT. ))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=liked it a lot.
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VO-NAT


The students spent most of the day here touring the main terminal and learning a lot about aviation.
But the highlight had to be FLYING.
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4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=nba


Miami's franchise-record winning streak hit nine games with a 101-to-79 romp over Dallas.
For all of last night's scores let's check the boards.
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