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Coming up next-
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Shots ring out in Northwest Roanoke- leaving one man dead tonight.
A Channel 10 reporter takes the stand in court- defending a story she reported on Puppyland.
Plus do you recognize this woman? She's the Gerber baby 65 years later.
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News 7 is next.

Newsbreak


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Good Evening.
Shots rang out in Northwest Roanoke tonight.
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When it was over, one man was dead.
It happened in the 25 hundred block of Centre Avenue at about seven.
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


It's called the together dating service, but it may be splitting town.
Together wasn't making enough money and lost its franchise today.
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


Tech football players are in the holiday spirit. They helped out tonight at the Montgomery County Christmas Store.
Plus we'll show you the Gerber baby 65 years later.
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ANCHOR=Jean


Join us for News 7 at eleven.

Shooting


ANCHOR=jean
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#96-103
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Police continue to search for answers after a man was fatally shot in a Northwest Roanoke neighborhood.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


A number of shots were fired around seven this evening in the 25- hundred block of Centre Avenue.
When authorities got to the scene, they found the victim lying in the middle of the street surrounded by more than a hundred on lookers.
Very little information is being released, but police at this point think they know which direction the shots came from.
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SOT 20:04:53
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((SGT. STAN SMITH/ROANOKE CITY POLICE: NOT SURE HOW MANY TIMES HE WAS SHOT OR ANYTHING LIKE THAT. WE'VE GOT VERY LIMITED INFORMATION AT THIS POINT. BUT PROBABLY THE SHOOTER WAS STANDING UP ON THE HILL OF THE YARD, UP TOWARD THE HOUSING COMPLEX WHEN THE SHOTS WERE FIRED ))
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The victim's identity is not being released at this time and NO ONE at the scene was taken into custody.
This marks the 11th murder in Roanoke City this year.
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Ward


ANCHOR=jean
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TAPE#96-88
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The former head football coach at Lord Botetourt High School is hoping someone will give him a second chance.
But that will have to happen after he spends more than a month behind bars.
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SUPER=03-Botetourt Co.;


This afternoon, Andy Ward was sentenced to 40 days in jail.
Most of the punishment stems from a drunken driving conviction in March in which he initially received probation.
But since then, Ward received another DUI charge... and was caught driving on a suspended license.
He resigned amid the controversy a few weeks ago but at the time remained silent about his situation.
But after today's hearing Ward talked about his future.
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SOT 17:08:23
IN Q=Plans are

((ANDY WARD/FORMER FOOTBALL COACH: PLANS ARE UP IN THE AIR RIGHT NOW. EVENTUALLY I'D LIKE TO STAY IN COACHING. HOPEFULLY THERE'S SOMEBODY OUT THERE THAT WILL GIVE ME THAT SECOND OPPORTUNITY TO PROVE THAT I AM A GOOD PERSON. I JUST MADE A FEW MISTAKES IN MY LIFE. ))
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Ward also appologized to his friends, family, and students.... calling the past few weeks the most difficult period in his life.
Ward was suppose to start serving his jail time tonight.
But he's free after entering an appeal.
His attorney, however, expects him to withdraw that appeal in the coming days.
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Puppyland


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-92
GRAPHIC=Lawsuit


A Roanoke jury heard testimony tonight from the channel 10 reporter who wrote the allegedly libelous stories about Puppyland last year.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke


Kris Loyd testified under oath for more than two hours- -reciting what she did to check out the claims of former Puppyland employees and customers.
Earlier in the day W-S-L-S T-V called former employees who said they'd seen Puppyland owner Chris Benson mistreat animals.... specifically muzzling dogs with tape or rope.
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((I WAS CALLING AROUND, CRAZY AS IT SOUNDS, TO FIND OUT WHAT WOULD BE STANDARD IN THE ROANOKE VALLEY, WOULD TAPING UP A DOG'S MOUTH OR TYING IT UP WITH ROPE BE CONSIDERED NORMAL. I MUST HAVE CALLED ABOUT 10 PLACES, AND THEY SAID ABSOLUTELY NOT.))
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Her attorneys showed the jury a story Loyd had done that included a demonstration of proper dog grooming techniques.
Benson and Puppyland are suing Loyd and the T-V station for 10-million dollars, claiming her reports were maliciously false.
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Simpson


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O-J Simpson's defense today
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SUPER=@File;


suggested that detective Mark Fuhrman had 30 minutes to plant a bloody glove behind Simpson's home.
That would have been the morning after Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman were killed.
SUPER=03-Santa Monica, CA;


Meanwhile former Detective Tom Lange says he's tired of being lied about in the case.
Lange says he and other officers have been vilified and it is time to stand up and reply.
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FBI-Olympics


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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GRAPHIC=Olympics Explosion


The FBI asked for help-
And a man's come forward with a photo that may help identify the Olympic Park bomber.
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SUPER=03-Atlanta;


This 35 year old man found a picture of a man carrying a military style backpack at Olympic Park.
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((TED MILTIADES/PHOTOGRAPHER: HE HAS HIS BACK TO THE CAMERA BUT YOU SEE THE BACKPACK. HE'S GOT WHITE TO KHAKI SHORTS, DARK SHIRT, LOOKS LIKE IT'S BLACK, BROWN HAIR AND IT LOOKS LIKE HE'S WEARING A HAT. HE'S A WHITE GUY BECAUSE YOU CAN SEE HIS LEGS, AND ARMS CAUSE HE'S WEARING SHORTS.))
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SUPER=04-Monday;


The backpack is like the one the FBI displayed earlier this week.
Agents say it's the only picture so far showing the type of backpack out of thousands reviewed.
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Traffic-Stops


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Imagine you're a passenger in a car pulled over by police?
Should police have the power to order you out of the car, along with the driver?
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SUPER=03-Houston, TX;


That's what the Supreme Court is deciding.
Police want that right saying traffic stops account for a third of situations in which officers are killed.
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((JOSEPH CURRAN/MARYLAND ATTORNEY GENERAL: LET'S FACE IT THERE ARE CONFIGURATIONS OF MINIVANS, YOU'VE GOT TINTED WINDOWS. YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT'S INSIDE THAT VAN OR CAR WHEN YOU ARRIVE.))
SUPER=01-Joseph Curran/Maryland Attorney General;
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OUT Q=WHEN YOU ARRIVE."
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But justices did not seem convinced- Many seemed bothered by a lack of guidelines.
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Aberdeen


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It looked like an army training maneuver,
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SUPER=03-Aberdeen, MD;

but it was Congress deploying its investigative team-
The delegation is visiting Aberdeen Proving Grounds to look into the sexual harrassment scandal.
They want to find out how it happened and how to keep it from happening again.
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((THIS IS A PROBLEM THAT CROSSES THE ENTIRE ARMED SERVICES.))
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((REP. SUSAN MOLINARI/R- NEW YORK: THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE UNITED STATES ARMY AND ALL THE ARMED FORCES TO REEXAM AND MAKE CHANGES.))
SUPER=01-Rep. Carolyn Maloney/(D) New York; 00-03!
SUPER=01-Rep. Susan Molinari/(R) New York; 05
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OUT Q=AND MAKE CHANGES."
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About one dozen House members met with sargeants, company commanders and support personnel.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
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Still to come on the newscast, the Governor makes room in his office for a nativity scene,
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and some single people in the area may have to find a new way to meet people as the Roanoke Valley and a dating service are Together no more.
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Together


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A Roanoke matchmaking franchise is shutting down.
Together Dating Service wasn't making enough money and lost it's franchise today.
But Company officials say customers will not be abandoned.
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(( Yesterday, Together dating service's doors were locked, but franchise owner John Byron told us he's not closing.
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((NO WE'RE NOT. YOU'RE NOT CLOSING? NO. NO PLANS TO CLOSE? NO. AND IT'S FULLY OPERATIONAL.))
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But then we talked to Elizabeth Weir, with the company's corporate headquarters in Massachusetts.
She said "we have terminated his franchise, we are allowing him to operate until we can resell the market."
We went back to Together to ask about that.

SOT 4:48:00
IN Q=no turn it off

((NO, I'M SORRY, YOU'LL HAVE TO TURN IT OFF, I WILL NOT TALK. LEAVE RIGHT NOW THANK YOU. HAS YOUR FRANCHISE BEEN PULLED SIR? THAT IS NOT TRUE"))
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5:06:22 Standup
We went back in without the camera and Byron told us the decision to transfer the franchise with someone else was by mutual agreement between himself and corporate headquarters. He said in the mean time, existing clients would continue to be serviced. He also said he wasn't aware of any Better Business reports detailing problems with his company.
But the local Better Business Bureau told us they had a number of complaints from customers who were't happy with what they got for the 3000 dollars they paid.

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((FRAN STEPANZ/BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU; WE'VE HAD A LOT OF PROBLEMS HERE IN ROANOKE WITH THEM, OUR BASIC PROBLEM IS THAT CUSTOMERS ARE VERY VERY DISSATISFIED WITH THE SERVICE, THAT THE COMMITTMENT THAT IS MADE BY THE SERVICE IS NOT WHAT THE PUBLIC IS GETTING. ))
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Late today, a corporate spokesperson for Together Dating told us, effective immediately, the Roanoke franchise has been transferred to the owner of the Greensboro franchise, and existing clients will be serviced out of Greensboro over the holidays. They can continue getting service by calling this number... 1-800-903-5344
Eric Earnhart, News 7))
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In a faxed statement, John Bryon told us he;s closing his business, because of his age, and concerns about the operations of the corperate organization.


Reynolds


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The special election to replace Virgil Goode in the State Senate is now less than one week away.
Today, Democrats accused Republican Allen Dudley of
SS=Roscoe Reynolds

misrepresenting Roscoe Reynolds' record in the House of Delegates.
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Dudley's ads claim that Reynolds voted against legislation that would have made it easier to prosecute drug kingpins.
Reynolds voted to carry the legislation over to another General Assembly session.
And supporters say they object to suggestions that Reynolds is soft on crime.
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SOT 00:06:10
IN Q=Roscoe was a prosecutor

((DEL. WARD ARMSTRONG/D- MARTINSVILLE: ROSCOE WAS A PROSECUTOR FOR OVER 18 YEARS, WAS COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY FOR HENRY COUNTY. ONE THING YOU CAN SAY ABOUT ROSCOE IS THAT HE HAS ALWAYS BEEN AT THE FOREFRONT OF FIGHTING CRIME.))
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Dudley


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The jabs continued tonight at a G-O-P news conference in Henry County.
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SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


Governor Allen accused Reynolds of trying to cut millions in funding for the Governor's Opportunity Fund.
The program is used to lure industry to the commonwealth by awarding money to localities-- The money is then used to improve sites where businesses have agreed to locate.
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((GEORGE ALLEN:HIS OPPONENT IN THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES VOTED TO CUT THIS 20- MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE GOVERNOR'S OPPORTUNITY FUND. ALLEN STOOD WITH ME. ALLEN DUDLEY STOOD WITH ME AND WE WERE ABLE TO EVENTUALLY, THANKS TO THE SENATE, GET IT RESTORED. ))
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Reynolds denies trying to slash funding, accusing Republicans of misrepresenting his voting record.
Reynolds says he's always been, and will continue to be, a supporter of the Governor's Opportunity Fund.

Nativity-Scene


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TAPE#96-87
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Religious displays on public property have given lawmakers and judges headaches for years.
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SUPER=03-Richmond;


But Governor Allen had absolutely NO qualms about letting a Fairfax woman set up a nativity scene and Hanukkah display in his waiting room.
In fact, he helped.
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: BELIEVE IT OR NOT, THIS IS ME ACTING WITHOUT ANY COUNSEL. I WAS JUST DOING WHAT I THOUGHT WAS THE RIGHT THING TO DO. FINDING A SOLUTION.))
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The American Civil Liberties Union says allowing the nativity scene opens the public forum to free speech by any group -- even the American Nazi Party.
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IN Q=Let me tell

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: LET ME TELL YOU THIS. ANYBODY FROM THE AMERICAN NAZI PARTY WANTS TO HAVE A DISPLAY IN THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE, THE ANSWER'S NO. AND WE REALLY DON'T EVEN CARE TO HAVE YOU IN HERE.))
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OUT Q=in here.
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The Governor says he will consider allowing an ACLU display on the First Amendment next to his plastic nativity scene.
SUPER=03-Richmond/April 1996;


This year, Rita Warren was allowed to erect an Easter display in a State Capitol hall.
But for Christmas, a legislative committee turned her down after a three hour closed door session.
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Death-penalty


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-91
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Last night Larry Stout became the sixth man put to death in Virginia this year.
Tonight we hear from a Roanoke minister who's worked with death row inmates for the past six years.... one of the few who truly knew Larry Stout. Keith Humphry has more.
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((BOB WEST/HEARTBEAT PRISON MINISTRY: NOT A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR PERFECT CITIZEN, BUT HE WAS A CHANGED MAN... SINCE I'VE KNOWN HIM AND HE DIED PEACEFULLY LAST NIGHT.))
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Bob West has been to prison 5-thousand times.
He became a spiritual advisor to death row inmates in 1990. Over an eight-day period- -this week and next, he and his wife will watch four men go to their deaths.
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((WE DEVELOP A WARM FRIENDSHIP. LARRY STOUT, LAST NIGHT AS WE LEFT HIM...))
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((AS HE SHARES HIS LAST WORDS WITH US, HE SAYS, "BOB AND SARA, YOU'VE BEEN FAMILY." ))
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((WHEN A MAN TELLS YOU THAT YOU'VE BECOME FAMILY, THEN IS IMMEDIATELY IS PUT TO DEATH I SUPPOSE THAT TAKES A PIECE OF YOU AWAY. ))
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((OF COURSE. OF COURSE.))
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((THESE MEN NEED TO HAVE ONE PERSON WHO IS THERE BECAUSE WE LOVE THEM, AND WE'RE THERE BECAUSE WE'RE A FRIEND.))
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Capital killers can still choose the electric chair over lethal injection.
Joseph O'Dell is set to be executed Monday, and he says he wants to be electrocuted.
For some time West made a point of turning away as they pulled the switch on the electric chair, but he finally watched Timothy Spencer die by electrocution.
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((I THOUGHT THAT WOULD BE THE LAST ELECTROCUTION EVER, AND IT JUST SAID I OUGHT TO WATCH IT SO I CAN ANSWER FOR MYSELF IF IT'S CRUEL. AND? IT IS.))
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Keith Humphry NEWS 7.))
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Soft Music Under
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Coming up a little later on the newscast, we'll tell you why a 65 year old woman is still known as Baby,
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and we'll see how the Virginia Tech Hokies are getting into the Christmas spirit by doing some Christmas shopping for the needy.
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Christmas-Store


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-106
GRAPHIC=Christmas


Exams begin next week, and the Orange Bowl is just around the corner.
But Virginia Tech football players took time out tonight making sure needy families have gifts under their Christmas trees.
Kimberly McBroom has the story. (/////SOT/////)
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(( They may look a little too husky to be Santa's elves-- but these Virginia Tech football players spent the evening spreading a little holiday cheer.
They helped needy families pick out toys, gifts, and food at the Montgomery County Christmas Store.
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SOT 6:38:14

((CODY WHIPPLE/TECH FREE SAFETY: I MEAN, REALLY THIS IS WHAT IT COMES DOWN TO. THESE ARE OUR FANS. THESE ARE THE PEOPLE THAT COME TO THE GAMES. IT'S EXCITING TO COME OUT AND SEE THEM BECAUSE THEY REALLY DO LOOK UP TO US, AND IT'S A GOOD FEELING. ))
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And it's a welcome feeling after a series of player indictments and suspensions this year.
Some say volunteerism among the team extends beyond the Christmas season-- and it's not just for show.
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SOT 6:31:12

((T.J. WASHINGTON/TECH OFFENSIVE TACKLE: WE DON'T DO IT FOR THE MERE FACT OF BEING ON TELEVISION. WE DO IT FOR OURSELVES AND TO HELP EVERYONE. BUT I THINK BY THIS, I HOPE WE CAN SHOW THAT WE'RE GOOD GUYS. WE HAVE MAYBE ONE OR TWO GUYS THAT MADE BAD DECISIONS. BUT OVERALLY, WE DO GOOD THINGS. ))
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The Christmas store is in its 15th season.
This year it will make the holiday possible for 14- hundred needy families.
Organizers say the Tech helpers play a major role.
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SOT 6:51:48

((JOYCE HENDRICKS/MONTGOMERY CO. CHRISMTAS STORE: THEY'RE REALLY PRETTY GOOD GUYS, AND WE ENJOYED THEM LAST YEAR AND IT WAS GOOD TO HAVE THEM COME BACK THIS YEAR. ))
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The Hokies also took time to sign autographs for their young fans-- who won't see these elves fly off to the North Pole, but to much warmer Miami for the Orange Bowl.
Kimberly McBroom, News 7, Christiansburg. ))


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S-FFE


ANCHOR=Roy
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WRITER=Mike
TAPE#FB96-3
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The 13th annual Friday Football Extra awards banquet was a big hit last night at the Airport Marriott as 150 folks gathered to celebrate the just completed season.
Mike Stevens has more on the big winners.
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That's all the sports! Have a great day everybody!

S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE#=FB96-4
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The Nebraska Cornhuskers are quite happy to have a month to recover from the Big 12 title loss to Texas.
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The two time defending national champs were counting on a third title shot, but the team still intends to go out on top.
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((GRANT WINSTROM/NEBRASKA DEFENSIVE END:))
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Head Coach Tom Osborne has been especially respectful when asked about his Orange Bowl coaching counterpart.
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((TOM OSBORNE/NEBRASKA HEAD COACH:))
SUPER=01-Tom Osborne/Nebraska Head Coach; :00
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Tease
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And coming up, Scores from tonight's pro scores a big high school basketball tournament is coming to Lynchburg.
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And at the Cassell in Blacksburg the Lady Hokies hosted the Lady Highlanders from Radford.
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S-Tech


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#TB97-1
GRAPHIC=Tech Logo


Over in Blacksburg last night, The Lady Hokies and Lady Highlanders of Radford squared off in a big game at the Cassell.
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SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Virginia Tech Vs Radford; :


The Lady Highlanders worked the inside to open the game Dana Schnell takes it in for the reverse layup and a 24 to 21 Radford lead.
But the Hokies come back. Former William Byrd star Sherry Banks makes the steal and cruises in for the easy layup.
The Lady Highlanders answered Wilma Walters passes to Kim Cruise who takes it down the middle for the easy snowbird.
Tech pushed it outside. Kim Seaver SUPER=33-Virginia

Tech/82/Radford/84/;passes to Amy Wetzell and she pulls up to hit the three pointer but Radford wins the game 84 to 82.
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S-Shootout


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#BB97-1
GRAPHIC=High School Hoops


They're already calling it one of the premier high school basketball events of the season, where area fans can catch a glimpse of tomorrow's college stars.
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SUPER=03-Lynchburg;


Sponsors yesterday announced they'll hold the first annual "Hill City Shootout" at Liberty University's Vines Center in February.
Eight teams from the mid- Atlantic region will play in the one-day tournament.. FOUR of them made the top ten of USA Today's preseason poll.
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((PATRIC BOGGS/CENTRAL VIRGINIA AAU: THIS IS THE HOTBED OF BASKETBALL TALENT AND WITH THIS KIND OF TALENT COMING IN, WE FEEL LIKE THAT WE'LL HAVE A TERRIFIC CROWD FOR PEOPLE WHO REALLY WANT TO COME IN AND SEE HIGH CALIBER COMPETITION AND THIS IS CERTAINLY IT.))
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Boggs says scheduling conflicts kept several local schools out of the tournament.
They hope to expand the field next year to include some of the area's top teams.
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Later on Mornin' Mike Stevens will have a wrap up of last night's Friday Football Extra Banquet.

S-Scores


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Sports Logo


Duke wins big over Davidson and V-C-U is a winner beating Southwestern Lousiania.
For all of tonight's scores lets go to the boards.
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WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5027;
SUPER=0098-j/VCU/79//S.W. Louisiana/59////W & L/73/j/Emory & Henry/78///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Iowa St.#6/74//Drake/50////Virginia Tech/82/j/Radford/84//Women/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0098-/Kansas#1/79//George Washington/50/2//j/Michigan#5/76//St.

John's/61///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Duke#14/85//Davidson/58///j/Louisville/80//Dayton/67///;
SUPER=X5028;
SUPER=0096-/Toronto/113/j/Boston/115//OT//Seattle/101/j/New Jersey/110///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-/Cleveland/95/j/Washington/106////Denver/97/j/Charlotte/101///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-j/Miami/84//Philadelphia/79////Minnesota/86/j/Chicago/103///;
SUPER=X5031;
SUPER=0103-/Florida/2/j/Hartford/5///j/Buffalo/3//Montreal/2//OT/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-j/N.Y. Islanders/5//N.Y. Rangers/3////St. Louis/4//Dallas/4/3//;
RUNS=:45
OUT Q=....last score."


S-Express


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=ICE-96
GRAPHIC=Express


The Express plays only it's second game in 2 weeks this Saturday when the Knoxville Cherokees come to town this Saturday.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Richmond/Express vs. Renegades; :00


Roanoke beat East Division rival Richmond 4-2 on the road this past
Sunday. The Express is using the week to take team pictures, SUPER=03-Roanoke;


wrest the injured and work on skills.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="we

((FRANK ANZALONE/EXPRESS HEAD COACH:)) ((DOUG SEARLE/EXPRESS DEFENSEMAN:)) ((DAVE STEWART/EXPRESS DEFENSEMAN:))
SUPER=01-Frank Anzalone/Express Head Coach; :00
SUPER=01-Doug Searle/Express Defenseman; :18
SUPER=01-Dave Stewart/Express Defenseman; :25
RUNS=:35
OUT Q=...be fine"
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Gerber-Baby


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=abr
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=None


The Gerber baby is 65 and hasn't aged a bit, but some changes are underway-
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-New York, NY;


Gerber's reformulated its baby food and has a new label to go with it.
But you'll still see the same face on the baby food jars.
This is Ann Turner Cook today- She's now a retired school teacher and a grandmother.
Turner was at the announcement today, and was presented with the original sketch.
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