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Next on News 7-
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A Roanoke woman and her mother are murdered- An ex-boyfriend is then shot by police. We'll show you the dramatic scene-
Plus two of the largest on line- services may become one.
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Wx-Heads
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Spring is working full force for the rest of the week. Readings near 70 each day.

MEDICAL-HEADS


ANCHOR=Connie
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On Health Check-- the latest development in breast cancer research.
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Plus-- children in six states may have been exposed to the hepatitis A virus by eating contaminated strawberries in their school cafeterias.
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SOT 11:24:29 tape 1
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((MIGUEL ORTIZ; ARE THEY DEAD MAN, I'M ASKING YOU ARE THEY DEAD? ))
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A suicidal murder suspect pleads with police to tell him if his ex-girlfriend and her mother are dead...
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5-ortiz


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-06
GRAPHIC=news-7 at five


Good Evening, I'm Jean Jadhon
SS=shooting


A mother and daughter ARE dead, and the man accused of shooting them is shot by police during a standoff.
double boxes Jean/ERic


Eric Earnhart is at the East Caru apartments, to tell us more about what happened, Eric?
ANCHOR=Eric


Jean, the standoff began when police were called to the East Caru apartments and found the bodies of two women, mother and daughter, both shot.
SUPER=@Eric1;
SUPER=22-Roanoke;


As police began the task of investigating the murder scene here, someone saw the suspect, 23 year old Miguel Ortiz, standing among bystanders.
There was a scuffel, and Ortiz pulled a gun and ran a short distance, then stopped and put the gun to his head...
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SOT
IN Q=from there the 2 hour
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Last Night; :00
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OUT Q=once in the stomach

(( From there the 2 hour standoff began...
Ortiz walking in circles, sometimes holding the gun to his head, sometimes at his side...
Asking to talk to his mother and sister, and asking, sometimes pleading to know if his ex-girlfriend, 23-year-old Sharon Casey, and her mother, 42 year old Deborah Casey, were dead.

SOT 11:24:08
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((ORTIZ; SOMEBODY PLEASE JUST LET ME KNOW ARE THEY DEAD MAN? ARE THEY MAN? ))
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With swat team members standing by, negotiators asked Ortiz to put down his weapon, but Ortiz refused, asking police instead, to shoot him.
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IN Q=why don't you

((ORTIZ; WHY DON'T YOU COME SHOOT ME? WHY DON'T YOU COME SHOOT ME?))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=come shoot me?


The standoff ended when Ortiz begins to walk away... as police follow him he runs...
According to the police report, he then stopped turned around and pointed the gun at police... that's when police shot him once in the stomach.))
LIVE=eric full
SUPER=22-Roanoke;


The hospital is not releasing any information about Ortiz's condition... we only know that he is alive.
Officials have told us they expect him to survive...Jean?

5-Detention


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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In Danville, there are still many questions surrounding a hostage situation inside a juvenile detention home.
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Three staff members were locked in a room by two juveniles with a gun.
It happened at the W-W Moore Detention Home around one thirty this morning.
Authorities were alerted when someone at the home called police.
The standoff ended about an hour later when an employee managed to grab the gun and ran outside.
Police are still trying to figure out how a gun was smuggled inside.
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SOT
IN Q=This young

((NEAL MORRIS/DANVILLE POLICE CHIEF:THIS YOUNG MAN HAD BEEN THERE A WHILE SO WE DON'T KNOW WHETHER SOMEONE GAVE IT TO HIM AT A COURT APPEARANCE IN FRANKLIN COUNTY OR WHETHER HIS STORY IS TRUE THAT HE'S TELLING US OR NOT. WE'RE PURSUING THAT RIGHT NOW. ))
SUPER=01-Neal Morris/Danville Police Chief; :00
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OUT Q=right now.
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There were 42- young people inside the facility-- police say many of them were involved.
No one was hurt. No one escaped, but police say the interior of the building was heavily damaged.
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5-Computer-Merger


ANCHOR=Jean
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WRITER=JJA
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America OnLine and Compu-Serve are competitors- but that may not be the case for long-
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Rumors are flying that America Online is thinking of buying Compu-Serve.
Today Compu-Serve confirmed it is holding talks, but did not name a bidder.
A-O-L isn't commenting.
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5-Fumes


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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Noxious fumes filled a Fort Worth Office building-for the second time in just two days.
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VO-NAT
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It all started yesterday when several workers were overcome by fumes-
One thousand employees were evacuated- the building checked- ruled safe, and workers were allowed back.
Today it happened again- workers complained of headaches, nausea and dizziness.
72 people were taken to area hospitals.
No word on what the fumes were or where they came from.
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5-Snow


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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It's the WARMTH after the storm- in the Northeast.
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VO-NAT
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That means melting snow, but it's going to take awhile to get rid of it all.
Cleanup is slow-going.
It's tough to reach your destination, or in this case, even get to the bus.
Many streets are still blocked by snowdrifts.
People with shovels are out in force- Many residents are still without power.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER


ANCHOR=Jean
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Governor Allen takes center stage for the one-day veto session...Ellen Qualls has a live report, next on NEWS-7 at Five...
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Plus, it's opening day at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest... they're banking on Jefferson's recent popularity to draw even more visitors this year.
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Anchor=Connie


On Health Check, new theories on chronic low back pain and the correlation with mental health.
The latest research finds patients should also be treated for stress. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean


Later, Patrick has a live report from the Salem Museum.
ANCHOR=Connie


Plus the Two Minute Ticker, when we come back. cc sponsor

5-XGR


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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TAPE#597-08/rolled from truck
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The 1997 General Assembly is crossing it's T'S and dotting it's I's.
It's also blackening some eyes in its final one-day session of the year. DOUBLE BOX Jean/Ellen via STARLINK
Ellen Qualls is at the state capitol with the latest.
LIVE=Ellen full
SUPER=06-Richmond;


Jean, some of the fights we fought in February came back today.
SUPER=@Ellen1;


The most controversial only applies to teen recreation centers in Fairfax... but increases the heat between rural and urban legislators over gun control.
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SUPER=01-Sen. Jane Woods/(R) Fairfax; :00
SUPER=01-Sen. Joe Gartlan/(D) Fairfax; :21
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SOT J TAPE 12:26:18

((SEN. JANE WOODS/R-FAIRFAX: THERE ARE VERY FEW REASONS WHY SOMEONE NEEDS A WEAPON, CERTAINLY AN ILLEGAL WEAPON, IN A TEEN CENTER.))
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But Governor George Allen vetoed a bill that would ban them... calling it an utterly useless "feel good" measure.
Northern Virginia lawmakers blasted the Governor's veto.
SOT J TAPE 12:17:09

((SEN. JOE GARTLAN/D-FAIRFAX: I AM HUMBLED BY THIS TO REALIZE THE GREATNESS OF SOUL THAT CAN GENERATE THE INCONSISTENCY THAT COMES DOWN WITH THIS CHICKEN POX ATTACK ON PUBLIC POLICY.))
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The only passionate defense of Allen's veto came from Bo Trumbo, who was afraid it would ban plastic dart toy guns.
SOT J TAPE 12:29:29

((SEN. BO TRUMBO/R-FINCASTLE: IT IS A PLASTIC WHERE YOU PUT THE DART INTO IT IN A SPRING, YOU SHOOT IT AGAINST A WALL, AND THE DART STOPS ON THE WALL AND IS STUCK ON THE WALL.))
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As with most of what we're seeing today, despite Republican Jim Gilmore's opposition to the Governor, his veto stood.
double boxes jean/ellen


That's considered a victory for the NRA.
(question:ANCHOR=Jean

What happened to funding for Roanoke's College of Health Sciences?
That's another situation where the Governor's veto stood, despite the best efforts of Dick Cranwell, Vic Thomas, Lacey Putney, and Republican Morgan Griffith.)

5-Ok-Trial


ANCHOR=Jean
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Jurors in the Oklahoma City bombing trial are being asked their thoughts on the death penalty.
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Some are for it, others oppose it.
In an exclusive interview, Timothy McVeigh's father spoke about the trial- and the possibility of the death penalty.
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((BILL MCVEIGH: THAT'S A TOUGH QUESTION BUT IF IT COMES TO THAT THERE'S NOT MUCH WE CAN DO. IT'LL BE TERRIBLE AS A FATHER BUT OTHER THAN THAT I HAVEN'T REALLY PUT A LOT OF THOUGHT TO IT.))
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OUT Q=a lot of thought to it."
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So far only 12 jurors have been questioned-
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ANCHOR=Jean
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The contributions of African American women are on display at the Salem Museum...
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5-SALEM-MUSE


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History is replete with examples of those who achieved when the odds were against them. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Today Patrick Evans profiles an exhibit at the Salem Museum that details the historic contributions of African-American women.
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SUPER=01-Marylen Harmon/Exhibit Consultant;
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN
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ANCHOR=Jean
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In tonight's Two Minute Ticker--The Roanoke Express goes head to head with Hampton on the road in the first game of the playoffs...
ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check-- the American Heart Association is targeting fad diets--
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and pleading with the public to avoid the extreme.
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SOT 20:33:55
IN Q=So I

((SO I TRIED ONLY WATERMELON FOR A WHILE. THAT ONE WAS RATHER INTERESTING.)) ((THESE DIETS OFFER MAGIC CURES. I THINK THE MAGICAL QUALITIES ARE ATTRACTIVE TO PEOPLE, AH, BUT UNFORTUNATELY, THEY FLY IN THE FACE OF SCIENCE.))
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5-Breast-Cancer


ANCHOR=Connie
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It's being called new intelligence in the war on breast cancer.
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New York researchers say they've isolated a molecule believed to trigger the disease.
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IN Q=In breast cancer

((DR. CRAIG MALBON/STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER: IN BREAST CANCER WE FIND IN ALL OF THE PATIENTS WE HAVE EXAMINED WITH INVASIVE TUMORS A HYPER EXPRESSION OF THE SWITCH THAT PUSHES THIS SWITCH TO A PERMANENTLY "ON" POSITION AND INTO A DANGER ZONE WHERE UNCHECKED CELL PROLIFERATION. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. Craig Malbon/Stony Brook Univ. Med. Center; :
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OUT Q=cell proliferation.
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SUPER=@File; :


The discovery could lead to new methods for early detection-- which means better treatment for breast cancer.
Breast cancer strikes about 180-thousand American women each year-- and is expected to kill 44-thousand yearly.
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5-Hepatitis


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-12
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School cafeterias in six states may unknowingly have put a virus on the menu.
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SUPER=03-Ottawa Co, MI; :


The states-- which do NOT include Virginia -- were sent strawberries, some of which were contaminated with hepatitis A.
So far, the only illnesses are reported in Michigan-- where there are more than 150 cases.
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SOT 15:09:10
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((SOCORRO SERRANO/L.A. UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT: ACCORDING TO THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT THEY WERE TAINTED BECAUSE OF FECAL MATTER. WHOEVER WAS PROCESSING THE STRAWBERRIES EITHER DIDN'T WASH THEIR HANDS PROPERLY OR THE FERTILIZER THAT WAS USED CONTAINED FECAL MATTER OR THE WATER THAT WAS USED CONTAINED FECAL MATTER, SO THEY WERE TAINTED DURING THE GROWTH AND PROCESSING TIME. ))
SUPER=01-Socorro Serrano/LA Unified School District; :
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OUT Q=processing time,
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SUPER=03-Los Angeles; :


The other states that received the tainted berries are Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa and Tennessee.
Hepatitis A causes a mild liver infection-- it's spread through uncooked food.
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5-Back-Stress


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-13
GRAPHIC=stress relief


A new study in the Journal of the American Psychological Association finds coping with stress may be an important step in relieving low back pain.
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SOT 10:28:42
IN Q=People are not

((JEFF FRIEDMAN/PSYCHOLOGIST: PEOPLE ARE USUALLY NOT AWARE OF WHERE THEY'RE HOLDING TENSION. AND WHEN WE HOOK PEOPLE UP TO BIOFEEDBACK EQUIPMENT, THEY MIGHT SAY THAT THEY FEEL RELAXED, BUT THE MONITORS ARE SHOWING THAT THEIR TENSION IS INCREASING.))
SUPER=01-Jeff Friedman/Psychologist; :
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=is increasing.
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VO-NAT


The study recommends that chronic lower back pain be treated as both a medical and psychological disorder.
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5-Fad-Diets


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-14
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When it comes to developing healthy eating habits-- don't swallow a FAD diet to lose weight.
That's the main message behind a new American Heart Association campaign.
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SOT
IN Q=My most important
SUPER=01-Naomi Henderson/Dieter; :00
SUPER=01-Dr. Ronald Krauss/American Heart Association; :22
SUPER=01-Barry Sears/Diet Author; :55
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((NAOMI HENDERSON/DIETER: MY MOST IMPORTANT WEIGHT LOSS WAS LEMON JUICE AND WATER AND MAPLE SYRUP AND CAYENNE PEPPER. NOW THERE IS A DIET A GIRL CAN LIVE ON. ))
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OUT Q=live on.


For 25 years, Naomi Henderson was up and down the fad diet rollercoaster.
She recently had surgery for gallstones-- likely the result of years of gaining, then losing weight.
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SOT 20:34:26
IN Q=We really do

((DR. RONALD KRAUSS/AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION: WE REALLY DO WANT TO PREVENT PEOPLE FROM GOING OFF THE DEEP END IN TRYING TO FOLLOW SOME OF THESE EXTREME DIETS. THEY MAKE NO SENSE NUTRITIONALLY, THEY'RE POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS. ))
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OUT Q=potentially dangerous.


The Heart Association has targeted everything from single food diets like the cabbage soup craze-- to high protein low carbohydrate diets like the best-selling diet, "The Zone."
The Heart Association is calling on America to follow it's nutritional guidelines of low fat, with lots of fruits and vegetables.
But Zone Diet author Barry Sears says the guidelines haven't helped enough Americans lose weight.
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SOT 20:35:00
IN Q=The problem

(( BARRY SEARS/DIET AUTHOR: THE PROBLEM IS NOT BEING SOLVED BY THE DIET THAT THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HAS RECOMMENDED FOR THE LAST 15 YEARS, SO IT'S UPON THEIR LEADERSHIP TO FIND NEW ALTERNATIVES TO SOLVE THIS GROWING PROBLEM IN AMERICA.))
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Connie VO-NAT


Some 58 million Americans are now obese-- one out of every three Americans is overweight.
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2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


SPorts is next...Hampton is ROanoke's opponent tonight on the ice for the first game of the playoffs.
ANCHOR=Connie

Roy Stanley has a preivew-- along with a delayed opening day for the Orioles.

S5-MLB


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Thank You Ladies and welcome to the two minute ticker. The Orioles opened their season today against Kansas city and the score is 2 to nothing Baltimore through 5 innings. And Florida Marlin Outfielder Gary Sheffield said Show me the Money and the Florida Marlins did.
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The Marlins and the all star outfielder have agreed to a six year extension worth 61 million dollars. Its the largest contract package in baseball history surpassing the 55 million over five years given to Albert Belle of the Chicago White Sox.
The 28 year old Sheffield hit 314 last year with 42 homers and 120 R-B-I's. He'll make over six million this year and 10 million a season from 1998 to 2002 and 11 million in 2003.
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=two minute


In basketball, Ohio State has hired Jim O'Brien to run the basketball program in Columbus.
He's been the Hoops coach at Boston College the past 11 seasons. Details of the offer were not released but reports say it is for five years at about 650-thousand dollars per year.

S5-Express


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=5pm
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The Roanoke Express opens the first round of the Kelly Cup playoffs tonight at 7:30 in Norfolk at the Scope against Hampton Roads.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00


This is Roanoke's first meeting against the Admirals in the playoffs. But the same keys to victory hold true for the Express-- the play of Dubkov, Jablonski, Stewart and, of course, goalie Dave Gagnon.
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((DAVE GAGNON/EXPRESS GOALIE:)) ((FRANK ANZALONE/EXPRESS HEAD COACH:))
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SUPER=01-Frank Anzalone/Express Head Coach; :25
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OUT Q=...win the game"
ANCHOR=Roy
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More sports coming up at Six-- but stick around for more NEWS-7 at FIVE, right after this short break.

5-Poplar-Forest


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=ssm
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They're open for business again at the Poplar Forest estate in Bedford County, where tourism officials hope to cash in on the recent attention focused on the life of Thomas Jefferson.
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SUPER=03-Bedford Co.


A P-B-S series in February and the new Jefferson Passport could boost tourism at nine Jefferson-related sites across Virginia.
And there will be more for visitors to see when they come to his Bedford County estate.
Poplar Forest officials say theirs is a work in progress.
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SOT 00:19:21
IN Q=We've been

((SHERYL KINGERY/POPLAR FOREST: WE'VE BEEN, THE FOCUS IS RESTORATION AND WE'RE SLOWLY FOCUSING ON MORE MARKETING AND TRYING TO GET THE WORD OUT THAT `HEY, WE'RE OPEN..WE'RE A SITE THAT'S FUN TO SEE'. AND IT'S A NICE COMPLEMENT TO MONTICELLO WHICH IS COMPLETE AND HAS ITS FURNISHINGS, AND TO SEE IT IN THIS STAGE YOU KIND OF GET A SENSE OF WHAT JEFFERSON WAS DOING AS HE WAS BUILDING HIS DIFFERENT HOUSES.))
SUPER=01-Sheryl Kingery/Poplar Forest; :00
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=his different houses.
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VO-NAT


Poplar Forest hopes to finish its exterior renovations by the end of this year.
More than 17-thousand people visit the estate each year.
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six-preview


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#six preview
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Coming up on News-7 at Six, more on the double murder and standoff last night in Roanoke.
DOUBLE BOXES JEAN/LEN


Len Besthoff has more on the shooting victims.
ANCHOR=Len
Jean both familySUPER=@LEN1;
SUPER=22-Roanoke;

and friends speak highly of Sharon and Deborah Casey.
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SOT 11:14:45
IN Q=Everybody loved

((SEAN TURNER/VICTIM'S RELATIVE: EVERYBODY LOVED THEM. THEY WERE EASYGOING PEOPLE. IF THEY NEEDED TO THEY'D GIVE THE SHIRT OFF THEIR BACK TO HELP YOU OUT.))
SUPER=01-Sean Turner/Victim's Relative;
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=you out.
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Relatives wonder if this double murder could have been prevented.
They say Sharon Casey had complained to police before about her ex- boyfriend, the primary suspect in this case.
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LIVE=len/full
SUPER=22-Roanoke;
double boxes Len/Jean


We also spoke with the alleged gunman's co- workers, who say he half- jokingly stated on several occasions that he was going to kill his ex- girlfriend and her mother.
ANCHOR=Jean


That's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE-- for more news later tonight-- full screen
Join Connie Stevens for the region's first local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime-- tonight at 10 on WEFC. have a nice evening, Goodnight ANCHOR=Jean