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((
TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME...
IF YOU'VE HAD TROUBLE LOGGING ONTO AMERICA ONLINE YOU COULD BE ELIGIBLE FOR A REFUND...AS VIRGINIA SETTLES WITH THE COMPANY.
SOME WORKERS LAID OFF FROM THE RADFORD ARSENAL WILL BE RETURNING TO THEIR JOBS-- THANKS TO AN INCREASE IN PRODUCTION. ))
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top-story


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#top
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TOP STORY GRAPHIC 11004
It's Wednesday January 29th- our Top Story
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SOT verdict tape 11:49:19
IN Q=we the jury

((WE THE JURY UNANIMOUSLY FIND THE DEFENDANT STEVEN LAVONNE LEFTWICH GUILTY OF ASSAULT AND BATTERY))
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OUT Q=assault and battery
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VO-NAT


A Roanoke jury rejects Leftwich's claim that police officers attacked him.
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P-Leftwich


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=eea
TAPE#596-44
SS=n7pt


Good Evening, you're watching NEWS-7 Primetime on WEFC. I'm COnnie Stevens.
SS=leftwich


It came down to Leftwich's word against Roanoke Police.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Steven Leftwich said police attacked him for no reason during a traffic stop, beating him senseless on the ground.
But police say Leftwich was trying to pull out an officer's gun from the holster.
The jury found Leftwich guilty on all four counts.
Afterwards, Leftwich said he stands by his story.
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SOT 12:21:08 LEFTWICH POST TAPE
IN Q=I still know the

((STEVEN LEFTWICH/DEFENDANT; I STILL KNOW THE TRUTH, INNOCENT, I RESPECT THE JURY, THEY WERE UNDER TREMENDOUS PRESSURE TO GO AGAINST THE WHOLE ROANOKE CITY, AND IT WAS HARD FOR THEM. BUT I RESPECT THEIR DECISION, AND GOD BLESS 'EM AND THAT'S ALL I HAVE TO SAY. 12:17:42 LEFTWICH POST TAPE ANN GARDNER/ASST. COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY; IT WAS AN ISSUE FOR THE PEOPLE TO DECIDE, THEY HEARD THE EVIDENCE AND THEY MADE THEIR DECISION AND THAT IS THE REASON WE FEEL GOOD ABOUT IT.))
SUPER=01-Steven Leftwich/Defendant;
SUPER=01-Ann Gardner/Asst. Commonwealth's Attorney;
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OUT Q=feel good about it
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VO-NAT


The jury reccommended a 30 day sentence on each assault charge.
Leftwich will be officially sentenced by the judge in April.
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p-courts


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#597-02
GRAPHIC=legal scales


There's more news today from courtrooms throughout the region--
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IN Q=Frank Helvestine
SUPER=03-Salem; :00
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :20
SUPER=04-July 1996; :26
SUPER=03-Hillsville; :37
SUPER=@Goad; :56
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((
Frank (Helv-uh-STEEN) Helvestine says he was an accessory BEFORE the fact in a fatal car bombing 21-years ago in Roanoke County.
The explosion killed 23- month old Carrie Mask, who was walking nearby with her parents.
Helvestine's attorney says his client didn't intend for anyone to be hurt.
He's charged with murder, arson and malicious wounding.
18-year old Robert Reed pleaded guilty to manslaughter in Roanoke...the Michigan man was charged with the July murder of Michael Dent who was stabbed to death at the Hurt Park Apartment Complex.
Since Reed entered a plea to a lesser charge he faces a maximum prison term of ten years.
In Carroll County-- a judge dismissed murder charges against Charles Howard who spent the last four months in jail.
He was charged after he allegedly told his sister Willie Goins cursed him, so he stabbed him to death out of anger.
But on the witness stand, Scotty Austin said she wasn't clear what her brother had said.
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SOT 20:34:32

((GREG GOAD/CARROLL CO. PROSECUTOR: I'M VERY DISAPPOINTED IN THE CHANGE OF TESTIMONY OF MS. AUSTIN. SHE WAS CLEAR ON EVERYTHING AS OF A COUPLE OF DAYS AGO.))
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Connie VO-NAT


The judge DID certify murder charges against Charles' wife Tisha (TEE-shuh) Howard.
Police say she admitted stabbing Goins while high on a drug-laced cigarette.
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P-Simpson


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
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TAPE#net-d
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT


The jury in the O-J- Simpson trial knocked off work a few minutes early today-- the panel's first full day of deliberations.
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Unlike in the criminal trial, it takes only nine of the 12 jurors to reach a verdict.
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=simpson


This jury has already taken longer than the jury that heard the criminal case and aquitted Simpson in just a few hours.

P-xGR


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-01
GRAPHIC=SESSION 97


In other news, parental notification for minor abortions has received the green light it's needed for years in Virginia.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Abortion rights activists fought it... but for the first time in over a decade, the bill was assigned to a friendly committee.
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SOT tape one 14:51:26
IN Q=A woman

((A WOMAN FROM BEDFORD... SIGNING A PETITION.))
SUPER=01-Karen Rashke/Va. Planned Parenthood;
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VO-NAT


Despite the opposition, the Senate Courts of Justice committee approved the notification bill on a ten to five vote.
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SOT 14:49:13 TAPE ONE
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((THE CHURCH BELIEVES...THEIR CHILDREN.))
SUPER=01-Steve Colecchi/Va. Catholic Diocese;
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SS=HOLD


The House of Delegates has passed parental notification in the past.
The full Senate appears likely to approve this bill.
Governor Allen says he'll sign it.

P-Arsenal


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#597-07
GRAPHIC=none


An increase in the number of orders in the first quarter has prompted the Radford Army Ammunition plant to recall some laid- off workers.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Fairlawn/File Tape;


But even that hasn't been enough to prevent overtime hours.
Some workers have complained that 16- hour shifts pose safety risks.
Plant manager Ken Dolph says the overtime has been needed over the last couple of weeks to meet two production deadlines by this weekend.
Dolph says the arsenal will respond to the safety concerns by providing extra break periods and seeking volunteers from other areas of the plant.
This month the arsenal recalled about 75 laid- off workers.
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P-Kroger-Expansion


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-2
GRAPHIC=Kroger


125 new jobs are being created in the Glenvar area.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./File Tape;


The Kroger supermarket chain is expanding its regional warehouse.
The company had actually considered moving the distribution center.
But Roanoke County is coaxing the company with more than one- point- seven- million- dollars in incentives.
There's no word yet on when the hiring will begin.
Much of the county money will help pay for road improvements near the distribution center.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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Stick around for more NEWS-7 Primetime-- Virginia is among the more than 30 states to reach a settlement with internet provider America Online,
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VO-NAT


And later on Health Check-- legislation could eliminate what are considered "drive-through mastectomies"-- forcing women out of hospitals within hours of surgery.
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P-AOL


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#net-e
GRAPHIC=aol


Millions of computer users have been frustrated for weeks now, unable to log onto America-On-Line since the service drastically reduced its price for unlimited use.
Today, A-O-L reached a settlement with 37 states-- including Virginia-- for lawsuits filed by users.
Liz Mullen reports.
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SOT 18:04:33
IN Q=For Jeanna Walker
SUPER=01-Jeanna Walker/AOL Subscriber; :08 VERY QUICK!!!!
SUPER=01-James Ryan/Illinois Attorney General; :37
SUPER=01-Liz Mullen/Reporting; 1:40
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OUT Q=LM, CBS News, New York.

((
For Jeanna Walker, America On-Line's constant busy signals were too much.
She decided to cancel her account. JEANNA WALKER/AOL SUBSCRIBER: I HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO GET ON AT ALL THIS WEEK. I TRY EVERY NIGHT.
Walker wasn't alone in her gripes. since offering unlimited online-time for 19.95 a month, a-o-l has been swamped with complaints, accused of signing up hundreds of thousands of new users without the means to accomodate them.
Today, under threats of lawsuits, the nation's largest online service agreed to reimburse customers for their inability to log-on. JAMES RYAN, ILLINOIS ATTORNEY GENERAL: WE BELIEVE THE AGREEMENT IN PRINCIPAL IS FAIR, IT PROTECTS CONSUMERS WHILE ALLOWING AMERICA ONLINE TO CONTINUE TO PROVIDE A POPULAR SERVICE TO MILLIONS OF SUBSCRIBERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY.
The settlement with 37 attorneys general will offer AOL subscribers up to two months credit, all based on their previous time on-line.
AOL has also agreed to add a disclaimer to its advertisements, saying many customers are having trouble signing on.
And the company has also agreed to make it easier for people to cancel their subscriptions.
AOL will add more telephone lines for customers to fax in their requests. RYAN:AOL TO ITS CREDIT CAME TO THE TABLE QUICKLY TO TRY TO ADRESS THOSE CONCERNS. OUR GOAL WAS TO CRAFT AN AGREEMENT TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO CONSUMERS WHILE AVOIDING COSTLY AND UNNESSACRY LITIGATION IF THAT WERE POSSIBLE.
America online says it unlimited pricing plan has exceeded even its wildest expectations, bringing in millions of dollars in new revenue.
Now experts are wondering how much that success will cost the nation's largest online service.
Liz Mullen, CBS News, New York.))
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P-Refund


ANCHOR=Connie
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WRITER=cst
TAPE#NONE
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Refunds can be requested by writing to
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pinnacle page one
America Online
P.O. Box 511
Ogden, Utah 84402-0511.
A toll-free number has been established-- it's 1-800-827-6364.
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P-Airline-Safety


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=airline safety


Airline safety info is coming to cyberspace.
The F-A-A announced today it will put safety information about air carriers on the Internet, beginning this Saturday.

P-Rail-Merger


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#596-42
GRAPHIC=rail merger


Rail giants CSX, Conrail and Norfolk Southern are finally coming together to iron out a merger agreement.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-New York


After a meeting with analysts in New York, Norfolk Southern chief executive David Goode confirmed that a time and place where N-S, C-S-X and Conrail will meet-- has been set.
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SOT 00:06:18
IN Q=We're going

((DAVID GOODE/NS CEO: WE'RE GOING TO MEET ON FRIDAY. I'M GOING TO BE THERE, READY TO NEGOTIATE, OPTIMISTICALLY, AND PREPARED TO MEET A FAIR SOLUTION.))
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OUT Q=fair solution.
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VO-NAT


Goode would not reveal the location of the meeting.
SUPER=@File;


For more than four months N-S and C-S-X have battled for control of Conrail.
Conrail is the dominant railroad in the northeast.
N-S and C-S-X are based in Virginia.
N-S employees about 35- hundred people in this area.
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Coming up-- the Governor's trip to the Far East is profitable to the Hill City--
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VO-NAT


And tonight on Primetime SPorts--former Hokie and member of the Super Bowl Champs --Antonio Freeman hangs out with Regis and Kathie Lee. Stick around.
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WEFC!!!
go to break

P-Agee


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=equ
TAPE#None
SS=supreme court


The Virginia Bar Association has endorsed four candidates for one vacancy on the state's highest court.
GRAPHIC=Steve Agee


And former Salem Delegate Steve Agee (AY-jee) is NOT among them.
Agee is the only southwest Virginian out of 13 candidates for the seat left vacant by retiring Justice Roscoe Stephenson of Covington.
The House and Senate expect to take up the issue tomorrow or Friday.
Sources say at this point Agee is a long shot.

P-Ericsson


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#596-45
GRAPHIC=NONE


Ericsson Incorporated of Lynchburg is going international--thanks to the Governor's travels.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg;

Governor George Allen was in the Hill City as Ericsson announced a 33-million dollar deal to build radio dispatching equipment for the Korean National Police.
The groundwork was laid out during the governor's Far East trade mission in 1996.
Allen stressed to the Koreans that the Ericsson radios would actually be built in Lynchburg.
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN ))
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VO-NAT


The contract will NOT create any new jobs at the Lynchburg facility.
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Forecasts
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Flurries/36-40;
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Flurries/31-35;
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Clearing/42-46;
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NE-10mph/31-35;
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RRE-CST-TOSS
ANCHOR=Connie


Primetime sports is headed your way on News-7 Primetime right here on WEFC. cc sponsor go to break

P-Mastectomies


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-03
GRAPHIC=WOMEN'S HEALTH


On Health Check-- a bill to keep women from being forced out of hospitals within hours of undergoing a mastectomy has been introduced in Washington.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington DC; :


Some lawmakers are calling these ever-shortening hospital stays "drive through mastectomies."
The bill would require insurance plans to allow doctors to determine the length of a hospital stay for a mastectomy patient--
It would also require insurance plans to cover follow-up care and breast reconstruction after a mastectomy.
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SOT 15:06:33
IN Q=No civilized

((SEN. DIANNE FEINSTEIN/(D) CALIFORNIA: NO CIVILIZED COUNTRY IN THE WORLD HAS MASTECTOMY AS AN OUTPATIENT PROCEDURE.)) ((SEN. OLYMPIA SNOWE/(R)ME: AMERICA HAS VAST MEDICAL RESOURCES AND SO IT'S UNACCEPTABLE THAT SOME WOMEN IN AMERICA ARE NOT RECEIVING THE BEST WHEN IT COMES TO A CANCER DIAGNOSIS OR A MASTECTOMY. ))
SUPER=01-Sen. Dianne Feinstein/(D) California; :00 quick
SUPER=01-Sen. Olympia Snowe/(R) Maine; :07
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VO-NAT


The bill is similar to a law passed last year that requires at least a two-day hospital stay for women after they have given birth.
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P-Medical-Marijuana


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-10
GRAPHIC=MARIJUANA


The "New England Journal of Medicine" has come out in favor of prescribing marijuana for medical use.
The journal says federal officials are "out of step" with the public on the issue.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :


People in California and Arizona voted to let doctors prescribe pot.
But the federal government threatens to punish those who do.
Some doctors believe marijuana is useful for relieving certain symptoms of cancer, AIDS and glaucoma.
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cool-video


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#cool video
SUPER=x5042; Video of the Day Load
SUPER=x5045; Start Motion
GRAPHIC=News-7 primetime


Tonight's top video is reminiscent of the flying car from "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"
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VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Dallas; :


An aviation engineer has designed an air-car that can switch from driving on the road to flying in the sky.
The prototype is a small plane with tiny wings-- powered by a rotary engine from a Japanese car.
At this stage-- only the scale model is flying-- they need three million dollars to perfect the full-size vision.
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SOT 17:06:46
IN Q=It flies very

((KENNETH WERNICKE/INVENTOR: IT FLIES VERY FINE WITH THESE SHORT WINGS. WE HAVE RUN WIND TUNNEL TESTS AND WE HAVE FLOWN RADIO CONTROL MODELS AND IT FLIES NICE AS A PILOT WOULD LIKE AN AIRCRAFT TO FLY. ))
SUPER=75-Kenneth Wernicke/Inventor; :
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OUT Q=aircraft to fly.
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VO-NAT


One big hurdle-- designing something that could be parked in a regular parking lot without having to fold down the wings.
The engineer says his air car could become a commercial reality within five years.
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SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#VF96-2
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME BIG


Express highlights coming up tonight on Primetime sports, plus women's hoopla from Virginia Tech and Roanoke College, and a peak at Antonio Freeman on Regis & Kathie Lee.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=04-NFL; :00


But first, Bill Parcells cannot coach another NFL team next season without permission from the Patriots.
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue made the ruling tonight saying Parcells can stay in New England, or pursue other non-coaching jobs.
Now your college basketball & ECHL scoreboards.
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SP-Express


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#ICE-96
GRAPHIC=Express/Cherokee's


Over at the Roundhouse tonight the Express was back in business as the Knoxville Cherokees came to town.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Express vs Cherokees; :


Larry Moberg was in the net tonight in place of Dave Gagnon who has a sore shoulder.
Roanoke led 3 to nothing after one period then late in the second period Jeff Jablonski fires the shot and it barely crosses the line for the goal and a 4 to nothing Express lead.
Then with less than two minutes left in the second Chris Lipsett fires the
SUPER=38-Roanoke/5/Knoxville/0;puck just inside the blue line it hits Tim

Christian in the face and goes in the net Roanoke led 5 to nothing and the Express wins it 5 to nothing.
Moberg plays great tonight getting 41 saves and the shutout in his first start in a over a month.
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SP-Tech


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#tb97-1
GRAPHIC=a-10 hoops


The Virginia Tech women's team hit the floor at the Cassell tonight hoping to get back in the win column against Atlantic 10 rival U-Mass.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00


The Lady Hokies only had eight truly healthy players for the game, but one of those was Sherry Banks.
The former Byrd star who has been forced to play the point guard position lines up her shot and rips the nylon to give Tech a 6-to-2 lead.
U-Mass would come right back as Alison MacFarland gets the pass and drives in for the hoop to give Massachusetts a 3 point lead.
U-Mass would keep the pressure on as Beth Kuzmeski shoots the jumper to push the lead to nine.
SUPER=33-Massachusetts/54/Virginia Tech/52;


Tech's Kim Seaver would help bring the Lady Hokies back, but U-Mass pulls off the 2 point win topping Tech 54-to-52.
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SP-Roanoke


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#bb97-1
GRAPHIC=Roanoke Logo


The Lady Maroons of Roanoke College won their 13-th straight game tonight beating Eastern Mennonite 75 to 52 at the Bast Center in Salem.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Salem/Maroons vs Royals; :


The Maroons put their undefeated ODAC record on the line as the Royals came to town.
Roanoke came out hot Suzanne Moore pulls it out and hits the three pointer for two of her career high 26 points.
The Lady Maroons then tightened the defense Carrie McConnell makes the steal and the nice move to the hoop for the score and Roanoke took a 10 point lead.
Eastern Mennonite came a little short handed with only seven players Laurie Miller hits the bucket and the lead was 8.
But Roanoke dominated the second SUPER=33-Roanoke/75/E.

Mennonite/52/;half of the ame and the Maroons pull out the 75 to 52 win to up their record to 13 and 1 and 10-and-O in the ODAC.
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SP-Freeman


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#TF96-2
GRAPHIC=PACKERS


And finally, the Green Bay Packers continue their post-Super Bowl world tour.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=04-Regis & Kathie Lee; ;00


This morning, non other than Antonio freeman showed up on the "Regis and Kathie Lee Show".
The former Virginia Tech star received a warm welcome from Kathie Lee.
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RUNS=:04
OUT Q=...tight end, Ha ha!
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VO-NAT con't


Antonio then had to give Regis a few lessons on how to do his end zone dance.
He also should have given Regis a few passing tips. The two went out on the streets of New York, and Regis sent Antonio out for a pass and tried to hit hit with the bomb.
Instead he bombed the top of a Dodge Caravan.
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preview-boards


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#bds
GRAPHIC=none


There's more news--coming up in 30-minutes...Here's what
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dissolve to boards working on for NEWS-7 at 11 over on WDBJ-7.
SUPER=x5024; Coming up at 11 Load
SUPER=76-Early Communication;


Storytellers teach one of the oldest forms of communication to Roanoke City Magnet School students.
SUPER=77-"The Healing Force"


Kimberly McBroom has the story of the group "The Healing Force"
SUPER=78-Yugo Art?

And remember the Yugo? THe car is making the news but not for its gas mileage--but an art exhibit traveling the country.
SUPER=x5025; Coming up at 11 Stop
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=NONE


Join me in half an hour on WDBJ-7. Thanks for watching NEWS-7 Primetime, goodnight. (----------------)