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Coming up-
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Snow is coming down across the region. How much will we get and when will it end.
We'll have a live report along with the latest radar pictures.
The hostage situation enters another day in Peru.
And a radiology technician is accused of a scheme to get millions from his friends.
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News 7 is next.

Winter-Storm


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-93
GRAPHIC=Winter Storm


Winter doesn't officially arrive until this weekend.
But Southwestern Virginia is getting a jump start on the season.
Between three to five inches of snow are expected to fall by tomorrow -- with higher accumulations in the mountains.
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Kimberly McBroom joins us now to tell us what is going on out there
Kim, it look like there is plenty to prepare for?
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roll cue: some mixed feelings
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Patrick-Update


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#NONE
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And for those people who will need information on road conditions, V-Dot has set up a telephone number. It is 1-800-367-ROAD.
Two Shot of Jean and Pat on set
Pat does WX Producer Roll


School-Closing


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=School Information


Some school systems in our viewing area are already changing their schedules for tomorrow.
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JEAN READS SCHOOLWATCH FROM SCREEN
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North-Snow


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NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
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It's not just snowing here, but much farther south.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Atlanta;

Atlanta is getting an unusual taste of winter- it's even sticking to the ground.
SUPER=03-Mobile, AL;


It's also snowing as far south as Mobile Alabama.
That's causing trouble for folks not used to driving in the snow.
It's so unusual this guy's taking a picture for the scrapbook.
SUPER=03-Grand Forks, ND;


The dusting isn't much though compared to North Dakota- where blowing snow and drifting are making travel there almost impossible.
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((THE WIND BLOWING THIS WAY, DRIFTS GOT BIGGER AND BIGGER. THAT'S WHEN I KNEW I WAS STUCK. I'VE GOT A SNOW BLOWER, A COUPLE OF PEOPLE WITH SHOVELS. GET IT OUT IN A COUPLE OF HOURS HOPEFULLY. ))
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Many college students done with exams are stuck at school.
Wind chills are also expected to make it feel like 50 below zero.
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Legionnaires


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE


A Montgomery County man has died of Legionnaires' Disease.
The 55-year-old man was the only remaining hospitalized case after the recent Legionnaires' outbreak in the New River Valley.
He had been hospitalized at the Salem V-A Medical Center since October.
A total of 16 cases of legionella pneumonia were confirmed in that outbreak.
Two people died-- all other hospitalized patients have since been discharged and are doing well.

Tech-Football


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tal
TAPE#96-90
GRAPHIC=Tech Football


Virginia Tech's faculty Senate passes a resolution demanding whatever action necessary to prevent criminal activity by student athletes.
University President Paul Torgersen says he'll set up a committee in early January to find solutions.
Tracy Altizer reports.
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(( The rape charges against Tech football players Brian Edmonds and James Crawford are only the latest in a string of criminal charges various football players have racked up.
Faculty senate the ongoing problems cast shame on the entire campus, and coaches and administrators must be held accountable.
Senate president Paul Metz says officials MUST take action, even if it means recruiting sacrifices.
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((PAUL METZ/FACULTY SENATE PRESIDENT: WHEN YOU START TO HOLD ADMINISTRATORS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ENTIRE PACKAGE, THEN THEY START TO SAY WELL MAYBE THIS SUPERSTAR KID THAT I'VE GOT REAL QUESTIONS ABOUT HIS CHARACTER, MAYBE THIS IS SOMEBODY I'M GONNA LET GO TO ANOTHER INSTITUTION AND I'LL PASS ON HIM, EVEN THOUGH HE MIGHT WIN THE BIG GAME FOR US ONE DAY.))
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President Paul Torgersen says recruiting changes are among the options he's been considering.
He hopes to set up a task force in January to look at other solutions as well.
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((PAUL TORGERSEN/VA TECH PRESIDENT: WE WOULD LAY OUT PERHAPS MORE EXPLICITLY THAN WE DO NOW BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS OF STUDENT ATHLETES, AND MORE SPECIFICALLY OF FOOTBALL PLAYERS. WE WOULD HAVE SANCTIONS IN PLACE THAT ARE CLEAR AND UNEQUIVOCAL SO THERE'S NO QUESTION OF MISUNDERSTANDING. ))
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Torgersen says the campus doesn't deserve the shadow the off-the-field problems continue to cast, and he hopes to present a report on solutions to the board of visitors in February.
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((ALTIZER: ATHLETIC DIRECTOR DAVE BRAINE SAYS HIS DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN WORKING FOR SOME TIME TO DEVELOP SOME SOLUTIONS, AND WILL BRING THOSE IDEAS TO THE TABLE WITH TORGERSEN NEXT MONTH. TRACY ALTIZER, NEWS 7 BLACKSBURG. ))
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Peru


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Hostages are still being held in Lima, Peru at the Japanese Ambassador's residence.
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Tonight, a late evening delivery of Red Cross food and supplies is arriving to the compound.
The gunmen are holding hundreds of hostages including several foreign diplomats- but tonight several people were released.
One person who got out- a BBC reporter who says the guerrillas are getting increasingly nervous.
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((THEY'RE LOOKING VERY DETERMINED. THEY CERTAINLY SHOULD NOT BE UNDERESTIMATED. THEY'RE NOT OUT THERE PLAYING GAMES.))
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The guerrillas are demanding the release of jailed comrades.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Jean
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Still to come on News 7 at 11, a Roanoke man is accused of taking his friends for over two MILLION dollars,
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and just three weeks after he was released from captivity in North Korea, a self proclaimed missionary apparently takes his own life.
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NO WX TEASE

FBI


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Prosecutors say nothing was sacred to Earl Pitts- The FBI agent charged with spying for the Russians.
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Federal Prosecutors say Earl Pitts was willing to sell out his country for roughly 250 thousand dollars.
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((HELEN FAHEY/U.S. ATTORNEY: DURING THE FALSE FLAG OPERATION, PITTS GAVE THE UNDERCOVER AGENTS POSING AS S.V.R.R. OFFICERS SENSITIVE AND CLASSIFIED DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE NATIONAL DEFENSE.))
SUPER=01-Helen Fahey/U. S. Attorney;
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Pitts is also accused of selling personal and medical information about fellow FBI agents- and giving his FBI badge to undercover agents so they could make their own badges.
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Hunziker


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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The 26 year old accused of spying by North Korea has died- apparently commiting suicide.
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SUPER=03-Tacoma, WA;


Evan Hunziker was found dead in the basement of a Washington State Hotel room-
He was held for three months in North Korea- but was released last month and returned home.
SUPER=04-Last Month;


Hunziker had illegally entered North Korea- saying he wanted to preach the Gospel.
His father says his son was wandering, tormented by drugs and booze and never finding his place.
Hunziker was shot once.
Police say it was apparently suicide- although no note was found.
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Ferguson


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-94
GRAPHIC=Ferguson


The victims say Billy Ferguson took advantage of his best friends.
The radiology technician got his co-workers at the hospital to give him more than two million dollars.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke


At the time he was technical director of radiology at Community Hospital.
The list of people who bought into his scheme included the chief of radiology, Doctor Robert Creekmore.
Some of Ferguson's closest friends put up their life savings.
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((J.C. ARNEY/INVESTOR: I THOUGHT IT WAS GOING TO BE RECLAMATION OF SILVER FROM THE X-RAY FILMS.))
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Ferguson bought some silver bars... but there's no evidence he ever spent a dime of anyone's money buying old X-Ray film.
His friends and associates were fooled for FOUR YEARS.
One women who worked for Ferguson says she could have accepted it, had he just admitted he lost the money.
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((BECKY STINNET/RADIOLOGY TECHNICIAN: I WOULD HAVE BEEN UNHAPPY, BUT I WOULD HAVE FORGIVEN HIM.))
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ANCHOR=Jean
SS=HOLD


Judge James Turk sentenced Ferguson to serve 21 months in prison and to pay back 350-thousand dollars of the missing money.

Reynolds


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#96-89
GRAPHIC=Reynolds


Voters will exercise their constitutional right once again now that Roscoe Reynolds is the next state senator for the 20th district.
Reynolds beat out Republican Allen Dudley in a special election by securing 58-percent of the vote.
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SUPER=03-Henry Co./Last Night;


The Democrat's victory means voters must elect a replacement for his current seat in the house of delegates.
A Republican caucus spokesman in Richmond says the G-O-P is considering several candidates.
But it appears the democratic party has already made up its mind.
Last night, Reynolds encouraged supporters to back former Patrick County administrator, Barnie Day.
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((BARNIE DAY:EDUCATION OBVIOUSLY IS WHAT'S ON EVERYONE'S MIND OUT HERE. IT'S PLAYED A BIG ROLE-- ITS A LEADER TO A LOT OF OTHER THINGS AND WE'LL FLESH SOME OF THOSE OUT THURSDAY. ))
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The democratic party is expected to officially endorse Day tomorrow.
January 14th is the earliest Governor Allen can schedule a special election.

Election-Folo


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-88
GRAPHIC=Election 96


Virginia Democrats are breathing a sigh of relief over Roscoe Reynolds' victory.
The balance of power did NOT shift to the GOP.
As Ellen Qualls reports, the political terrain looks much the same today as it did Monday.
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(( As Lieutenant Governor, Don Beyer is also President of the Senate.
Maintaining a 20-20 split keeps him more relevant as a tie-breaker in a year he's looking for high visibility.
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((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: YOU KNOW IN A 20- 20 SENATE LAST YEAR, EVERYBODY THOUGHT I'D HAVE HUNDREDS OF TIE-BREAKING VOTES. I HAD EIGHT. AND OF THOSE EIGHT, ONLY TWO WERE DEMOCRAT VERSUS REPUBLICANS. OUT OF THOUSANDS OF VOTES. WHAT A 20-20 SENATE DOES IS MAKES US ALL WORK TOGETHER. AND I THINK THAT MAKES A LOT OF SENSE.))
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: YOU KNOW IN ELECTIONS YOU ALWAYS TRY TO FIND DIFFERENCES AND YOU ALWAYS TRY TO FIND DIFFERENCES AND YOU ALWAYS TRY TO FIND SOMETHING TO ARGUE OVER. ROSCOE REYNOLDS ON ISSUES SUCH AS PARENTAL NOTIFICATION, AND ON JUVENILE JUSTICE, AND MANY OTHER ISSUES HAS BEEN A GOOD ALLY. I DON'T THINK HE'S AS CONSERVATIVE AS VIRGIL IS. BUT I DON'T THINK ANYONE WOULD SAY HE'S A RAVING LIBERAL EITHER.))
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Apparently not.
In a move that stunned Republicans, the National Rifle Association made a last minute endorsement of Reynolds.
The group says Dudley has a pro-gun record, but Reynolds actually sponsored Virgil Goode's expansion of the concealed weapons bill on the House side.
But Reynolds won by an almost five thousand vote margin, with heavier than expected turnout -- and it's unlikely the NRA's responsible for all those votes.
A MORE PRESSING ISSUE TO SOUTHSIDE VOTERS NOW MAY BE WHO WILL GET VIRGIL GOODE'S SEAT ON THE POWERFUL SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE? AND THE MORE POWERFUL FOUR PERSON BUDGET CONFERENCE COMMITTEE? IT'S UNLIKELY THAT SPOT WOULD GO TO NOW-FRESHMAN ROSCOE REYNOLDS. ELLEN QUALLS, NEWS 7, RICHMOND.))
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Soft Music Under
ANCHOR=Jean
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Coming up a little later on the broadcast,
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we'll be there as the Salvation Army sees the results of all its hard work.
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MUSIC UP FULL
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Singer


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-99
GRAPHIC=Singer Furniture


In the spring Singer Furniture announced plans to close its Roanoke factory, costing 290 jobs.
Now there's news of more restructuring.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/File Tape;


The company will cut about 700 jobs in Lenoir, North Carolina because of a change in a product line.
The release also says 50 administrative employees in Roanoke will be phased out by February.
They were originally scheduled to keep working only through the end of this year.
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GEO


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Say goodbye to GEO and hello AGAIN to Chevy.
Chevrolet is dropping the brand name GEO.
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SUPER=@File;


The small car line started as a way to separate the Chevy name from Japanese made cars-
Chevy wanted to attract buyers during the eighties when Japanese cars like Honda and Toyota were top sellers.
But now Chevy says it no longer needs the separate brand because Chevy has become more recognizable than the Geo name.
The three models are also no longer made in Japan.
The Prizm, the Metro and the Tracker will still be made with the Chevrolet signature.
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S-UVA ANCHOR-steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE#-VB97-1
GRAPHIC=UVa Hoops


7 and 1 Liberty was riding a 4 game win streak coming into last night's in state battle with 4 and 2 Virginia at U-Hall. The streak was snapped thanks to a 67-54 Cavalier win.
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SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Flames vs. Cavaliers;


The Wahoos were back in action for the first time since an ACC loss to Clemson 11 days ago.
They would start quickly. Jamal Robinson hits Roanoker Curtis Staples who goes to the rack in transition, and Virginia led by 4.
But the Flames hung tough. Peter Aluma and Mark Reed play the 2 man game. Reed strokes the area code 3 from the corner.
Courtney Alexander led the Cavs with 20. He slices down the lane for the reverse layin. But he would later leave the game with a sprained ankle.
SUPER=33-Virginia/67/Liberty/54;

Liberty would not go away. Eric Sorenson gets the steal and kicks it out to Gabe Caldwell for the deuce.
UVa's board work put out the fire. Here they get not one, not two, but six shots and Norman Nolan finishes with the jam. Cavs go to 5 and 2 with the 13 point win.
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S-Cave


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=BB97-1
GRAPHIC=Hometown hoops


Cave Spring power forward Alex Phillips knocked down a game high 23 points to lead his Knights over a short handed Salem team 45-32.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Spartans vs. Knights; :00


3 Spartan starters, including Hershel Thomas, Salem's top player were suspended for the game because of technical fouls last night against Blacksburg.
Phillips took advantage. Ryan Bointott goes inside to the big man, Phillips uses the window for the bucket.
Salem's Sam Lazarro took matters into his own hands, driving the lane in traffic and getting the roll around the iron.
Phillips...too strong inside at SUPER=33-Salem/32/Cave Spring/45;

6'6". Ricky Dierker gives to the senior and...money!!!
Salem kept an early lead thanks to some long bombs but the Spartans had trouble stopping Cave's inside game. Cave goes on to win 45-32.
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S-Haskins


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=SMA
TAPE#FB96-4
GRAPHIC=VMI Football


VMI's Thomas Haskins joins William & Mary lineman Josh Byer and defensive back Darren Sharper on the Associated Press Division I-AA All-American Football Team.
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SUPER=03-Lexington; :00


Haskins set VMI's school rushing record with 1698 yards this season. The senior has also become the all time Division I-double A rusher with 5349 career rushing yards.
This is Haskins, second year as a Division I-AA first team All-American.
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S-Score


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#ST5-24
GRAPHIC=Noen


In keeping with the Holiday spirit, Christmas came early for some special kids across the world.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Beijing, China; :00


These Bejing Kids got a real treat as Beijing Lions pro basketball player Tyrone Dolemcn played Santa Claus for the youth. He not only gave up some lap time but also showed off some Santa Claus clutch ball handling. now the numbers.
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WIPE TO SCORES
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Sports tease


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


Still a head tonight, Hometown Hoops weekly takes a trip,
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around the WDBJ coverage area to visit 10 high schools to see what's up around the holidays.
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S-Hoops


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=ST5-25
GRAPHIC=Hometown hoops


The Holiday season spirit is bleeding over onto the hard wood.
SS=hometown hoops full screen


Hometown Hoops Weekly spreads holiday cheer to 10 high schools in this go around.
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SUPER=01-Roland Lovelace/William Fleming Head Coach; :17
SUPER=01-Jack Esworthy/Patrick Henry Head Coach; :29
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co; :41
SUPER=03-Charlottesville/1994 State Championship; 1:19
SUPER=01-Jim Muscaro/North Cross Head Coach; 1:44
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((Two kids on the city block met for the first time last night as Patrick Henry's Jack Esworthy squared off against William Fleming's Roland Lovelace. The Colonels came back to win. Reserve William Hankins 3 point play was the game winner. The two coaches had a chance to evaluate their new jobs after a couple of games. ((:)) ((:))
Sources say Roanoke College is recruiting Cave Spring senior Alex Phillips. The 6'6", 210 pounder has averaged over 20 points in his last 3 games. Speaking of hot, in Double A, Liberty has picked up where it left off from last year's state championship year. Counting this year's 4 and OH start Mark Hanks' minutemen have won 29 in a row.
The Burg's are putting a first year dent in the Blue Ridge. Christiansburg beat Northside last night and Blacksburg topped salem in triple overtime.
Bill Pope's schedule has been tough early which accounts from the Vikings slow o and 3 start, count on football qaurterback Xavier Lee to rally the team.
In single A Parry McCluer's 5 and OH start brings back memories of their 1994 state runner up year,
Nelson Fox's team isn't the only club to make the A list. Floyd County is a dn oh. Travis Cantrell is averaging 20 points a game.
North Cross might play in the VIC, but there's nothing private about Jim Muscaro's 3 and 1 record. A start that surpasses the win total from all of last year. ((:)) ((
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Salvation-Army


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-98
GRAPHIC=Salvation Army


The United Way Campaign in the Roanoke Valley has exceeded its goal.
Today, officials said they've raised more than five and half million dollars, almost eight percent over last year.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Meanwhile, the Salvation Army is bringing Christmas to a few thousand families here in the Roanoke Valley.
The gym at the Roanoke headquarters is overflowing with gifts.
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IN Q=We're giving out toys

((CAPT. STEPHEN LONG/SALVATION ARMY: WE'RE GIVING OUT TOYS. WE'RE GIVING OUT ALL KINDS OF BIKES AND DOLLS AND BEARS. IT'S A FOOD ENTERPRISE. WE'RE REALLY TRYING TO BRING ACROSS A MERRY CHRISTMAS IN THE ROANOKE VALLEY.))
SUPER=01-Capt. Stephen Long/Salvation Army
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OUT Q=in the Roanoke Valley.