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Coming up on News 7 at Eleven
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More Trouble off the gridiron- Two Virginia Tech Players are charged with rape.
At the Citadel another male cadet is suspended- as two female cadets leave campus saying they fear for their safety.
And need a jolt of caffeine- here's a new soft drink for you.
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news 7 is next.

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Good Evening.
Two Virginia Tech football players are charged with rape and sodomy.
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Brian Edmunds and James Crawford both say the alleged victim is lying-- in order to get money.
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The Citadel suspended a second cadet for allegedly hazing two female cadets.
The women say they were hit, harassed and had their clothes burned.
They're now living off campus because they don't feel safe.
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A disc jockey, a marines and a community with LOTS of holiday spirit will make more than one thousand children happy this Christmas, we'll explain.
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Join us for News 7 at eleven.

Tech-Players


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More trouble OFF the-field for the Virginia Tech football team.
Blacksburg police have charged two players with rape and attempted sodomy.
Tracy Altizer reports.
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(( After a season of turmoil and numerous criminal charges against various players, the Virginia Tech football team was finally basking in the glory of its upcoming Orange Bowl bid against Nebraska.
Now another serious diversion. EDMONDS Senior starting fullback Brian Edmonds, one of the players charged in an on-campus brawl earlier in the season, is now charged with rape and sodomy. CRAWFORD So is his roommate, sophomore receiver James Crawford, one of two players whom Christy Brzonkala accused of raping HER last year. STANDUP According to an attorney who represents both players the alleged victim in this case says Crawford and Edmonds raped her in an apartment the players share in Blacksburg.
He says the woman had been at the apartment Friday night for a party, that she left, then broke in through a patio door several hours later to demand money.
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((JOE PAINTER/DEFENSE LAWYER: DIFFERENT STATEMENTS, ONE TIME 25 THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR MY TUITION FOR THE NEXT TWO YEARS. ANOTHER TIME FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS A WEEK IF YOU GO TO THE NFL. OTHER TIMES TELLING PEOPLE "NOTHING REALLY HAPPENED, I JUST WANT MONEY OUT OF THIS." ))
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BEAMER GAME SIDELINE VIDEO (REPLACE THE VIDEO THAT'S ALREADY THERE) A university spokesman says Coach Frank Beamer has discussed the situation with both players. But it's too soon to know when or if he and the university will take any action.
Tracy Altizer, News 7.))
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Police arrested Crawford and Edmonds late this afternoon. Their bond was set at 45 thousand dollars each.

Citadel


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The Citadel has suspended a second cadet over allegations of hazing two female cadets.
Ben (Mankowitz) Mankiewicz reports.
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((Two of the four women students who donned the military uniforms of Citadel cadets to make history last summer were in civvies today....and no longer living in the dormitories where male upperclassmen have the power to discipline them. Kim Messer and Jeanie Mentavlos asked -- through their lawyers -- that they be removed from the authority of male cadets. The school agreed...but told them they must stop wearing cadet uniforms. Mentavlos's parents made an emergency trip to the campus over the weekend.
WE'RE HERE TO SUPPORT OUR DAUGHTER. SHE HAS DONE NOTHING WRONG.
Kim Messer's father, Harvey, a retired army sergeant, told one newspaper the two women had been struck in the head by a rifle wielded by a male cadet.
He said his daughter had been "living in terror for God knows how long." "Nothing was done....it got worse."
Earlier, college officials were told by another cadet that the two women were among three students who were sprayed with flammable liquid and set on fire by a cadet a month ago.
CLIFTON POOLE, CITADEL INTERIM PRESIDENT DON'T KNOW IF THEY THOUGHT IT WAS A PRANK OR NOT. IT WAS THE STUPIDEST THING IF IT HAPPENED THE WAY I HEARD IT HAPPENED, IT'S THE STUPIDEST THING I EVER HEARD OF
The Citadel....for 150 years a bastion of all-male military education was open to women under court orders. But Shannon Faulkner, the first woman student, withdrew, citing stress.
Four more women started in August, as school officials claimed they had adopted stern measures to protect them from abuse.
Authorities called in South Carolina police and the FBI to investigate. While agreeing to isolate the two women....Citadel officals denied their lawyers' claims their safety was in danger.
COL. TERRY LEEDOM, CITADEL WELL, THAT'S JUST TOO BAD, BECAUSE WE'VE MADE EVERY POSSIBLE EFFORT TO MAKE SURE IT IS SAFE, THE BARRAKCS ARE SAFE. WE HAVE TWO OTHER FEMALE CADETS WHO HAVE ABSOLUTELY NO PROBLEMS WHATSOEVER. Citadel officials say they have suspended two students already....and have removed several others from positions of authority while the investigation continues.))

Army-Sex


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Not Guilty on all counts for an Army Sergeant accused of sexual misconduct.
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The charges against George Blackley Junior ranged from fondling to making lewd gestures.
The 34 year old from South Carolina did not comment after the verdict-
Blackley was one of the first Army soldiers that new recruits met at Fort Wood, Missouri.
His duties included processing trainees upon their arrival.
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Two other Sergeants at the base recently pleaded guilty to assault and misconduct.

Nurses


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Changing dynamics in the health care industry are creating concerns for local nurses.
Many are worried about how they can provide adequate care while following hospital protocol.
Kimberly McBroom has more.
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(( Downsizing and re- engineering are quickly becoming buzz words for the health care industry.
The current trend is to have unlicensed assistive personnel help with traditional nursing duties.
But some R.N.'s say the help is becoming a hindrance.
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((LISA VAUTROT/CARILION REGISTERED NURSE: WE DELEGATE THAT DUTY. IT'S A NURSING DUTY. THEY'RE NOT A NURSE. THEY'RE PRACTICING NURSING WITHOUT A LICENSE. WE DON'T HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO DELEGATE TO THEM TO DO THAT, AND THAT LEAVES EVERYBODY IN A BIND. ))
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Representatives with the Virginia Nurses Association met with area health care professionals.
The V- N- A says the board of nursing only has authority over licensed employees-- often leaving R-N's accountable for those who are not licensed.
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((REBECCA RICE/VA NURSES ASSOC. PRES. I THINK WE REALLY NEED TO BE CONCERNED WITH LOOKING AT HOW THESE INDIVIDUALS ARE TRAINED, THE KINDS OF EXPERIENCE THEY HAVE, AND THEN WHAT IS THE RATIO OF NURSES TO UNLICENSED ASSISTIVE PERSONNEL, TO PATIENTS. ))
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Rice says the Roanoke Valley isn't alone-- the trend is occurring all over the country.
She says the V-N-A will be there to offer support to nurses as they deal with the changes.
But there may be even more support coming.
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((KIMBERLY MCBROOM/NEWS 7: SOME NURSES AT THE MEETING SAY IT'S TIME THEY STOOD TOGETHER-- PERHAPS AS A UNION. LISA VAUTROT IS A LEADER IN THE EFFORT TO UNIONIZE CARILION. SHE SAYS THAT CAMPAIGN IS MAKING GOOD PROGRESS. KIMBERLY MCBROOM, NEWS 7. ))
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Meanwhile, Carilion officials were not availible for comment.
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Still to come on the newscast, as Virginia executes it's third prisoner in less than a week, Pope John Paul the second appeals for mercy for another,
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and we'll tell you how two localities are dealing with dangerous intersections.
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Execution


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Ronald Lee Hoke Senior was executed tonight for the 1985 rape, robbery and murder of a woman from Petersburg.
Hoke was put to death by lethal injection shortly after nine tonight.
He was the eighth inmate put to death in Virginia this year and the third in the last week.

Pope-O'Dell


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Meanwhile Pope John Paul the second is asking Governor Allen to spare the life of another death row inmate facing execution this week.
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Virginia Beach killer Joseph O'Dell is two days away from becoming the first Virginian to die by electrocution since 1994.
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That may be despite a plea from the Pope.
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: YOU DON'T WANT TO SAY THAT THE POPE GETTING INVOLVED IS NOT IMPORTANT. THE MOST IMPORTANT THINGS ARE THE FACTS. THE ACTUAL FACTS. THE ACTUAL EVIDENCE. I DON'T KNOW IF THE POPE WENT THROUGH ALL THESE TRANSCRIPTS, AND WENT THROUGH ALL THE EVIDENCE, AND WENT THROUGH ALL THE DECISIONS BY THE FOURTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS, AND VARIOUS DISTRICT COURTS, AND THE STATE COURTS. I DON'T KNOW IF HE DID OR DID NOT. BUT I AM.))
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Allen says his office received 300 to 400 calls from Italian media and government officials by noon today.

Lansdowne-Murder


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17-year old (Stephan Dee-Wayne Jones) Stephan Dwayne Jones was formally charged with capital murder and two other charges during
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his arraignment in Roanoke this morning.
Jones is accused of the shooting death of 17-year old Antwan Gray last week. It happened in the 24-hundred block of Centre Avenue adjacent to the Lansdowne Apartment Complex.
The Prosecutor says Jones is facing serious allegations.
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((MELVIN HILL/PROSECUTOR: THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY HAS DECIDED THAT IF YOU KILL SOMEONE IN THE COMMISSION OF A ROBBERY IT'S CAPITAL MURDER. THE SAME IS TRUE IF THE PERSON IS 25 OR 17, IT'S A SERIOUS OFFENSE. ))
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There's no word yet if Jones will be tried as an adult.
The capital murder charge could be downgraded because of his age.
If it isn't and Jones is found guilty, he could face the death penalty.
It was also revealed this morning that Jones also faces a drug charge in an unrelated, previous offense.
He's being held without bond at the Coyner Springs Juvenile Detention Center.

Henry-Supers


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Consolidating social services and improving a dangerous intersection--
Those are two key issues the Henry Co. Board of Supervisors is working on.
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Henry Co. and Martinsville leaders met jointly, and voted to merge their social services departments.
The new consolidated department will move into the Tultex building in downtown Martinsville.
The new office should be in operation by June first.
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The county board also heard V-Dot's plans to improve the safety of the hazardous Route 220 intersection in Ridgeway.
The plan includes the re-alignment of Mica Road with the intersection of Water Plant Road.
Also included-- a new traffic light and turning lanes.
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((H.G. VAUGHN/HENRY CO. SUPERVISOR: WE FEEL IT'S VERY IMPORTANT THAT CITIZENS REALIZE V-DOT HAS GIVEN THIS TOP PRIORITY THROUGHOUT ALL THE PROJECTS THAT THEY HAVE IN THE STATE. IF CITIZENS UNDERSTAND THAT, AND WE DO-- LET'S HOPE NOT, IF WE SHOULD HAVE ANOTHER ACCIDENT THEN THEY'LL KNNOW V-DOT IS TRYING TO PUT THIS THROUGH HAS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE.))
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Vaughn expects the project to take about 18 months.
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City-Council


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Improvements on Interstate 581 won't provide any relief for motorists this Christmas season, but today Roanoke City Council took another step toward building a new interchange near Valley View Mall.
Council voted to hire an architectural and engineering firm to design the interchange bridge and ramps.
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The project will cost about five million dollars. Officials say it will divert much of the traffic that now empties onto Hershberger Road.
Motorists will have to endure one more Christmas of traffic problems before the project is completed.
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Coming up next on the broadcast, the candidates for tomorrow's special election push for last minute votes,
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and we'll tell you what Coke is doing to surge to the top of the soft drink industry.
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Dudley-Reynolds


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Voters have less than 24-hours to decide which candidate they'd like to take the Senate seat left by Virgil Goode.
Delegates Roscoe Reynolds and Allen Dudley have been campaigning around the clock in hopes of winning the spot.
Teresa Hamilton previews tomorrow's special election.
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((DEL.ALLEN DUDLEY/R-STATE SENATE CANDIDATE:AT THIS POINT, YOU'RE RIGHT, IT'S JUST AN ATTEMPT TO SEE AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE BETWEEN NOW AND ELECTION DAY. ))
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Allen Dudley is doing what he can to persuade voters.
But it's not been easy-- for either candidate, because of time constraints.
Dudley and his Democratic challenger, Roscoe Reynolds, have had only about month to campaign.
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((DEL.ALLEN DUDLEY/R-STATE SENATE CANDIDATE: YOU'VE HAD TO DO A LOT OF THINGS IN A VERY UNUSUAL FASHION OR A HURRIED FASHION, AND IN AN ATTEMPT TO DO THAT YOU'VE HAD TO BE VERY CAREFUL THAT YOUR FACTS WERE CORRECT IN WHAT YOU ARE SAYING OR PUTTING OUT.))
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Despite the hurdles, Dudley believes he's run a positive and accurate campaign, but his democratic challenger sees things differently.
Roscoe Reynolds says the race has been littered with inaccuracies.
Last week, Dudley questioned Reynolds' committment to the Governor's Opportunity Fund, a program which uses state money to lure business to Virginia.
Reynolds' stance on crime was also challenged.
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((DEL. ROSCOE REYNOLDS/D-STATE SENATE CANDIDATE:I FOUGHT SINCE 1986 FOR CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS IN THE CRIMINAL LAW, ALLEN HASN'T BEEN A LEADER IN THAT FIGHT, THAT'S WHY THE GOVERNOR PUT ME ON THE JUVENILE JUSTICE REFORM COMMISSION AND NOT ALLEN DUDLEY.))
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Dudley has also questioned Reynolds' campaign tactics-- in particular-- a direct mailer dealing with National Republican attacks on medicaid.
Campaign tactics-- aside-- there's a lot at stake in this special election.
A republican victory would put the G-O-P in control of a Virginia legislative chamber for the first time in history.
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((DEL. ALLEN DUDLEY/R-STATE SENATE CANDIDATE:I DON'T KNOW THAT THE PRESSURE IS THERE ON ME ON BEHALF OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY AND WHAT ALL THAT INVOLVES I THINK IT'S MORE A MATTER OF LEADERSHIP FROM THIS DISTRICT REPRESENTING THESE PEOPLE. ))
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The 20th district senate race has been characterized as an expensive one-- because of time constraints, advertising has been a necessity-- for both candidates.
Teresa Hamilton, NEWS 7.))

Surge


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What's green, and filled with calories and caffeine.
It's the newest drink from Coca Cola- called Surge.
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Coca Cola is betting millions that Surge will attract young consumers lured away by Mountain Dew.
The citrus soda contains the energy boosting carbohydrate called malto-dextrin.
Each can has slightly more caffeine than Mountain Dew and more calories- 170 a can.
Surge cans also have wide mouths-
Coca-Cola plans a TV debut during the Super Bowl next month.
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S-Score


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High school highlights and much more, but first, some tragic racing news.
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Formula one driver Ayrton Senna was killed in a 1994 crash. His racing team is now facing manslaughter charges in connection with his death because of
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go to break!!!

S-River


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Hometown Hoops Weekly was in Moneta last night for the Staunton River/Fieldale Collinsville battle.
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The Golden Eagles seem to have had their pregame homework done and were ready for the cavs.
Golden Eagle Matt Roberts steps up at the top of the circle and nails the
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3 pointer for 3 of his game high 23.
The Cavs answered. Brad Bodkin takes the pass and nails a trey of his own.
But the eagles K.C. Carroll serves up a masterpiece in the form of a blue collar basket and gets the foul.
and the Golden Eagles prevail 54-48 at home.
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S-NBA


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On to the NBA where the lowly Boston Celtics fell even further down in Atlantic Division standings last night in a loss to Milwaukee.
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The game marked the debut of Milwaukee coach Chris Ford at Boston's Fleet center. Ford coached the Celts from 90 to 95 and played for them.
Ray Allen sparked the Bucks, SUPER=32-Milwaukee/107/Boston/97;

scoring 13 of his 16 in the first quarter.
Allen also fed Vin Baker for 2 of his 28 as the Bucks down Boston 107-91.
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S-Irvin


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Cowboy Michael Irvin spent time yesterday quieting rumors yesterday about possible drug probation violations.
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In July, the dallas wide receiver was fined and sentenced to 4 years probation for felony drug charges.
Irvin denies that he has violated his probation.
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S-Fontes


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According to the Detroit News, next week's season ending game with the Niners, COULD be Wayne Fontes last as head coach of the Lions.
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The Newspapaer reports that, like last season, Fontes needs a strong finish in to stay in Detroit. The Lions fell to 5 and 10 after losing to Green Bay 31-3 Sunday.
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S-Pitt


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Virginia Tech's Frank Beamer will have a new adversary next season. Big East football added a new coach yesterday.
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Former Ohio State assistant Walt Harris was named the new head coach at Pitt; he replaces Johnny Majors and hopes his team will play like the NFL's Pittsburgh steelers.
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S-Sullivan


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Hanging Rock's Chip Sullivan is putting the initial celebration of getting his PGA card behind him to focus in on playing! As far as being intimidated by all the big time names on the tour: Chip seems to have a solid strategy.
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Sports tease


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Still to come tonight, we will hear from the UVa football team,
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and check in with some Nebraska Cornhusker fans trying to make red waves here at home.
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S-UVA


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7 and 4 Virginia is preparing for it's december 27th date with Miami. Among the topics this week, the polls; a subject, George Welsh has usually not wanted to discuss. But with UVa out of the top 25, and recruiting on the line, George Welsh spoke about it.
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((GEORGE WELSH/VIRGINIA HEAD COACH:))
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S-Huskers


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Virginia Tech's game plan for the Hokies new year's eve date with Nebraska in the Orange Bowl is still in the works.
Cornhusker fans are also working here in Roanoke and in Salema; trying to build a River of red close to home.
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((((BOB BRYAN:))
As if you counldn't tell; Bob Bryan hails from Nebraska. 7 of his siblings still live there, His strong football and family ties helped his daughter's basketball college decision making process. The Cave Spring senior center recently accepted a full scholarship to nebraska. ((:))
Even though Nebraska red and white decorate his house in Roanoke co., Byran is happy to see the Hokies make it to the Orange Bowl. ((:))
Which takes us to Roanoke college where Religion and Philosophy chair Dr. Robert Benne also heads the Salem Cornhusker club. ((ROBERT BENNE:))
it's amazing that Benne, who hails from West Point Nebraska, would even cheer for the Huskers and their head coach Tom Osborne. ((:))
Benne, like Bryan predicts a Nebraska win. He also is a Tech fan and Getting together on New Years eve will be interesting. ((:))))
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Bikes-bust


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Over twelve hundred children will have new bikes this Christmas.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The donated bikes formed a Christmas tree in the Tanglewood mall parking lot over the last four days.
The tree is the result of the Bikes or Bust campaign, co-sponsored by J-93 point-five and your hometown station.
The goal was one thousand bikes, but the two-wheelers kept rolling in this morning, until the total added up to 12-hundred-37.
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SOT 10:31:24
IN Q=all I want to do

((SLAM DUNCAN/J-93.5 DISC JOCKEY; ALL I WANT TO DO IS ENJOY THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH MY FAMILY NOW THAT WE'VE GOT THIS UNDER OUR BELT AND KNOW THAT THERE'LL BE A LOT OF OTHER FAMILIES ABLE TO ENJOY THEIR HOLIDAY SEASON BECAUSE OF ALL THE FOLKS WHO CAME OUT AND BROUGHT US BIKES.)) 10:28:03 ((SSGT. STEVE GARDNER/TOYS FOR TOTS; FORTUNATELY ENOUGH PEOPLE IN THE ROANOKE VALLEY HEARD ABOUT IT AND JUST SAID THIS IS WHAT WE WANT TO SUPPORT THIS YEAR AND BECAUSE OF THAT IT WAS GREAT))
SUPER=01-Slam Duncan/J-93.5 Disc Jockey;
SUPER=01-Steve Gardner/Toys For Tots;
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OUT Q=it was great
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The bikes were taken to the Salvation Army. They'll be delivered to children over the next few days. (----------------)