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Coming up next on News 7 at 11...
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Is a missing military jet buried beneath the snow on a Colorodo mountain? The search continues.
Governor Allen apologizes for any offense caused by Confederate Heritage Month.
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And a fire in Turin, Italy, threatens what many believe is a sacred relic.
News 7 at 11 is next.

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Allen


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-8
GRAPHIC=Allen


The Governor say he's sorry.
He never meant to offend anyone with Confederate Heritage Month.
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SOT 02:56:10
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: SO WHAT WE NEED TO DO IS ACTUALLY CELEBRATE THE DIVERSITY OF OUR VERY RICH HISTORY.))
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


That's George Allen made his comments today ... after the national media picked up on a call by black civil rights groups for him to step down.
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SOT 02:55:14
IN Q=I would hate

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: BUT FOR THOSE WHO MIGHT BE SINCERELY OFFENDED BY IT, THAT WAS CLEARLY NOT MY INTENT. I WOULD HATE TO HAVE SOMETHING IN A DAY WHERE YOU'RE PROCLAIMING A DAY OR A MONTH OR A WEEK FOR SOMETHING THAT'S PART OF OUR HERITAGE OR PART OF OUR HISTORY-- IF SOMEONE DOESN'T CARE TO CELEBRATE IT, THEY DON'T NEED TO. BUT I SURELY DON'T WANT TO UPSET ANYONE, CAUSE ANY DIVISENESS, AND I WOULD APOLOGIZE TO ANYONE WHO SOMEHOW GETS THAT FEELING, BECAUSE THAT CLEARLY WAS NOT THE INTENT.))
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Allen's proclamation urges Virginians to "respect the honorable sacrifices of Confederate leaders, soldiers, and citizens to the cause of liberty."
It says the Confederacy is a source of pride and honor for millions of Americans.
It makes NO mention of slavery or the struggle of those who sought to abolish it.

Leftwich


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-12
GRAPHIC=Leftwich


On Monday, Steven Leftwich will begin serving time in jail for assaulting four police officers...
But in court today he told the judge he was being sentenced for something he didn't do.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Leftwich testified he was attacked by police during a traffic stop last year, but a jury found him guilty of assaulting the officers.
Today he was sentenced to four months in jail.
Leftwich's attorney called it a victory, saying the initial charges against his client could have brought up to a hundred years in prison.
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SOT13:56:40
IN Q=A year later

((HAROLD BARNES/DEFENSE ATTORNEY; A YEAR LATER OF COURSE A JURY THAT WAS RELUCTANT TO CONVICT HIM AT ALL GAVE HIM JUST 30 DAYS ON EACH CHARGE. IF HE WERE GUILTY IN THE TRUE SENSE OF THE WORD OF BEATING HALF OF THE POLICE OFFICERS ON THE FORCE OF THE CITY OF ROANOKE, THEN THE JURY WOULD NOT HAVE GIVEN HIM 30 DAYS SO WE THINK WE HAVE A VICTORY HERE.))
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VO-NAT


Leftwich says he will file a 10 million dollar lawsuit against the police department for violating his civil rights.
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Helvestine


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#97-9
GRAPHIC=Frank Helvestine


The suspect in a 1975 car bombing in Roanoke County will NOT be tried for FIRST degree murder.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem


Frank Helvestine (HELL-vuh-steen) admits he helped another man acquire parts for a pipe bomb.
HE says he was only trying to "trash" the car- -not kill anyone.
Judge Dianne Strickland struck the word "arson" from the indictment today, making it a SECOND- degree murder case.
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SOT 9:39:50
IN Q=I'd feel a

((I'D FEEL A WHOLE LOT BETTER IF THE WHOLE THING WAS OUT OF THE WAY. BUT WE'LL JUST GO WITH IT AS IT GOES. THAT'S ALL YOU CAN DO.))
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The case is set for trial in late July.
Helvestine allegedly helped arrange the bombing 22-years ago, but wasn't there when it happened.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Frank Helvestine


The explosion killed a 2-year old child.

Missing-Plane


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


The truth behind the dissapearance of a military jet may be buried beneath a mountain of snow in Colorado.
Byron Pitts reports military officials are still searching for the plane, and for answers.
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((
Somewhere --- investigators believe . Buried beneath the snow

and ice along this Colorado Mountain ridge is a multi- million dollar plane and a mystery. An A-10 attack jet like this one carrying four 500-pound bombs piloted by Capt. Craig Button. The Air Force now says there's evidence the 32-year old pilot deliberately flew off course.

SOT(( MAJOR GENERAL DON PETERSON, DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF )) 15:19:45 `WHETHER

HE WAS FULLY UNDER CONTROL IS NOT CLEAR, BUT THE PALNE WAS NOT FLYING ITSELF."
Capt. Button disappeared 90-minutes after takeoff while flying in a 3-plane formation across Southern Arizona 9-days ago.. He then reportedly left the group . flew some 800-miles off course northeast towards New York Mountain in Colorado. It's in that vicinity . A group of cross country skiers say they saw something suspicious.

.SOT (( TIM COCHRANE, RESCUER)) 22:35

`THE MOST NOTABLE THING WAS A LARGE BLACK COULD FORMED AFTER THEY HEARD A BOOM OR A VROOM.
If the jet crashed, searchers say it's likely covered in snow nearly impossible to see from the air due to bad weather and the terrain's too rough to risk a ground search.
STANDUP BRIDGE: Today at the Pentagon . Investigators refused to speculate on a possible motive - reports Capt. Button may have committed suicide - because of family issues. That's a theory the Air Force says they're looking for facts.

SOT (MAJ. GEN. DON PETERSON)) 27:11

`WE'RE CONCERNED ABOUT THE PILOT, CONCERNED ABOUT HIS FAMILY. THAT'S WHERE THE FOCUS IS. I WOULDN'T SPECULATE ON FAMILY AFFAIRS HERE. I'LL ONLY TALK ABOUT THE SERACH AND RESCUE.
Still something led a seasoned pilot to due what no one seems able to explain. For now that pilot his plane and quite possible his secret are believe to be buried beneath a mountain of snow and a cloud of suspicion. Byron Pitts, CBS NEWS))

Flooding-Gore


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Flooding aftermath


Residents of the Eastern Dakotas are still chipping their way out of frozen floodwaters.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Fargo, ND;


Vice President Al Gore visited the town of Fargo today, which, along with the flooding, has suffered it's worst winter on record, the worst blizzard in April, and some of the coldest temperatures in the country.
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((VICE PRESIDENT AL GORE; I HAVE SEEN FLOODS BEFORE, BUT NEVER IN MY MEMORY HAVE I ENCOUNTERED A SITUATION WHERE PEOPLE WERE FIGHTING A FLOOD WITH SANDBAGS IN THE MIDST OF A BLIZZARD.))
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VO-NAT


As long as the floodwaters remain high, residents are spending most of their time filling sandbags and repairing leaks, hoping all the barriers stay intact until the frozen flood recedes.
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Snow


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Spring is buried under a foot of snow in parts of the midwest.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Peoria, IL;


The stubborn spring storm covered central Illinois with wet heavy flakes today.
Trees and power lines were knocked down and police report dozens of accidents.
In spite of all the trouble, some residents still managed to keep their sense of humour...
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=NONE


The snow brought much of the baseball season to a halt in the midwest...
Major and minor league teams have postponed games until they can at least see the bases.

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HARD MUSIC UNDER
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Still to come on News 7 at 11, a fire threatens what some call a Holy relic in Italy,
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and we'll tell you what some groups are doing to help you get rid of that spare tire.
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Shroud-Fire


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
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Firefighters have rescued the Shroud of Turin from the burning cathedral where it was kept.
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VO-NAT
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Flames broke out in the downtown cathedral tonight.
A custodian at the nearby royal palace says there was a smell of smoke and then flames were raging in the wooden dome of the cathedral.
Officials had to break the bullet proof glass protecting the linen cloth.
Some Christians believe the shroud was the burial cloth of Jesus.
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Cosby-Indictment


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


The man accused of killing Ennis Cosby was indicted today.
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VO-NAT


A Los Angeles Grand Jury indicted Mikail Markesev, but the indictment was sealed by a Superior Court Judge, which means the specific charges are still under wraps.
Cosby was killed in January when he stopped to change a tire.
Markesev was arrested after a tip came into to the National Enquirer.
The indictment comes amid reports that the key witness in the case, the woman who helped police develop a sketch of the suspect, failed to identify Markesev in a lineup.
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Cullen


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-16
GRAPHIC=GIlmore


A former federal prosecutor has been chosen to succeed Virginia's Attorney General Jim Gilmore.
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VO-NAT
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Gilmore gave an emotional thank you to his staff today and an enthusiastic welcome to Richard Cullen.
Gilmore will step down to campaign full time for Governor in June.
Today, Governor Allen announced the appointment of Cullen to begin the transition.
Cullen is a Republican and political ally of Allen and Gilmore.
He was seeking ELECTION to the office he's now been appointed to-- but dropped the bid late last year.
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Katzen


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-23
GRAPHIC=Katzen


With the deadline for getting on the ballot looming, the list of Republicans running for statewide office is one down.
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VO-NAT
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Fauquier County Delegate Jay Katzen has pulled out of the race for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor.
Katzen says he withdrew in the best interest of party unity.
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SS=Andrews


Northern Virginia businessman Coleman Andrews and G-O-P treasurer John Hager of Richmond are still running for the nomination.

Lead-Poisoning


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-17
GRAPHIC=Lead Poisoning


More than 12- hundred children in the city of Lynchburg have contracted lead poisoning, and thousands more are at risk.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Those numbers come from a study conducted by Lynchburg College. It targeted more than 400 inner city homes, more than half of which have problems with chipped and flaking lead- based paint.
Professor Tom Seaman says the results didn't surprise him.
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((DR. TOM SEAMAN/LYNCHBURG COLLEGE: SO NOW THE CHALLENGE IS TO GET INTO THOSE HOMES, TO MEET THOSE FAMILIES AND WORK TOWARDS PREVENTION BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE.))
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VO-NAT


That's where several neighborhood councils are stepping in.
They've developed lead poisoning awareness programs and are taking that information into the at- risk homes.
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((KARRIE WILSON/WHITE ROCK HILL NEIGHBORHOOD: WE'RE BREAKING THAT ICE, BECAUSE WE CAN GO BACK TO THAT MOTHER AT ANY TIME AND WE HAVE PLANS TO GO BACK TO MANY OF THEM, AND SHOW THEM HOW TO DEVELOP A LEAD- SAFETY PROGRAM.))
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VO-NAT


City council this week allotted 29- thousand dollars to develop lead poisoning public awareness materials.
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Tease#2

Soft Music Under
ANCHOR=Jean
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Coming up next on the newscast, Robin Reed will be along with the weekend forecast,
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and we'll tell why some workers from Williamsburg are upset about their recent cuts.
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Tire-Amnesty


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#97-13
GRAPHIC=NONE


Ten thousand tires were all in a day's work for the folks behind a local clean- up effort.
Tire Amnesty days aren't even over yet, and organizers have already exceeded their expectations.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The project was organized to clear discarded tires from local neighborhoods.
Residents of Roanoke City, Roanoke County and the town of Vinton may drop off up to 25 tires without charge.
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SOT
IN Q=You see them everywhere

((BOB ARTHUR: YOU SEE THEM EVERYWHERE, LYING EVERYWHERE ON THE BANKS, ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD. EVERYWHERE YOU LOOK, YOU SEE TIRES. THAT'S WHAT IT AMOUNTS TO. AND IT'LL BE GOOD TO GET RID OF A FEW OF THEM WON'T IT. YEP, SURE WILL.))
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VO-NAT


There are five drop- off sites in operation tomorrow from eight A-M to five P-M.
They are located at the Roanoke Civic Center, Towers Shopping Center, Crossroads Mall, Tanglewood Mall and the public works center in Vinton.
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Colonial-Williamsburg


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-15
GRAPHIC=NONE


Employees of Colonial Williamsburg say it's downright un-American.
The Virginia resort has adopted new appearance standards for the people who work there.
Ellen Qualls has the story.
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SUPER=01-Jeff Palmar/Hotel Worker; :07
SUPER=01-Diana Smith/Maintenance Worker; :15
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(( It's spring shearing time in Colonial Williamsburg.
But for those who believe there's NO such thing as baaaaaad publicity--
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((JEFF PALMAR/HOTEL MECHANIC: I JUST WENT IN AND TOLD 'EM TO GO AHEAD AND HACK IT OFF. NO SAVING IT NOW.))
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Men must wear their hair short.
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((DIANA SMITH/MAINTENANCE WORKER: WELL I BOUGHT MY NEW EARRINGS ...REBELLING...LONG EARRINGS FOR THE GUYS.))
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SOT TAPE ONE 22:20:20

((TIM ANDREWS/COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG: WE'RE A TOP-NOTCH... INCREASINGLY DISCERNING TRAVELLING PUBLIC.))
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After a short grace period, the standards take effect Monday.
The irony is that the historical interpreters are expected to have long hair.
The horse is a natural.
The groom threw a little hair weave into his grooming.
For those that want to hide their mohawks and piercings...
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((HATS AND BASKETS...MIDDLE BOOTH.))
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sot 23:52:40 STANDUP TAPE TWO

((THE HOTEL WORKERS...REALLY NO OUTCRY UNTIL THE NATIONAL UNION FOLKS IN DC FOUND OUT.))
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((DIANA SMITH/MAINTENANCE WORKER:YEAH. THEY WERE REALLY AGGRAVATED AT FIRST. BUT NOW THAT WE'VE HAD MEETINGS ON TOP OF MEETINGS.))
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SOT TAPE ONE 22:25:54

((TIM ANDREWS/COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG: NEXT TIME MAYBE INSTEAD OF HAVING THE NEWS MEDIA DESCEND ON US TO DO SOMETHING LIKE THIS... WHAT WE DO HERE.))
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So if a shave is mandatory -- what's the deal with the shades?
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((DIANA SMITH/MAINTENANCE WORKER:I BELIEVE IT'S OVERALL STANDARDS. SOCIETY RELATES THAT. WHO WAS IT? TIMOTHY MCVEIGH? NICE CLEAN CUT GUY YOU KNOW? THAT'S SOCIETY YOU KNOW, SOCIETY REALLY NEEDS TO GET OVER IT.))
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S-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-28
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME


Soccer, Racing, baseball and Tigers coming up tonight in sports.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Las Vegas, NV; :00


But first Norfolk's Sweetpea Whitaker weighed in tonight at 146 and a half pounds for his WBC welterweight title bout tomorrow night with this man, Oscar da La Hoya.
Oscar, who weighs the same is unbeaten in 22 fights while Whitaker has only one loss in his career.
Now the scores.
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oc-...LAST SCORE
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TAKE A BREAK

S-Bristol


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#R-35
GRAPHIC=BRISTOL


Rusty Wallace put his Ford on the pole today at Bristol bowl giving him the top starting spot for the Food City 500 on Sunday.
Steve Mason has more from the Bristol Bowl.
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SUPER=01-Rusty Wallace/Food City 500 Pole Winner; :11
SUPER=01-Ward Burton/Qualified 35th; :43
SUPER=01-Bruton Smith/Bristol Motor Speedway Owner; 1:01
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OUT Q=...WHO MADE IT."
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Kenny Wallace//5. Jeff Gordon//;
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Grissom//10. Jimmy Spencer//;
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Petty//15. Robert Pressley//;
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Trickle//20. Robby Gordon//;
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Nemechek//25. Rick Mast//;
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S-Masters


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-1
GRAPHIC=MASTERS


The top two finishers at last year's Masters Nick Faldo and Greg Norman
failed to make the cut at the Masters. (----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Augusta, GA/CBS; :00


At the same time Tiger Woods was cutting up the field.
Tiger shot a 66 today thanks to an eagle on 13.
He's now in first place, 8 under par and three shots ahead of Colin Montgomery.
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((TIGERS WOOD/LEADER AFTER TWO ROUNDS:))
SUPER=01-Tiger Woods/Leader After two Rounds; ;00
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OUT Q=...SUNDAY."
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ANCHOR=Mike
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Expanded day two coverage from CBS sports coming up at 11;35 tonight right after the news.

S-Soccer


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-6
GRAPHIC=Soccer Logo


Cave Spring and Patrick Henry resumed their always entertaining soccer rivalry tonight at Knights Field.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Knights vs Patriots; :


The Knights got some last minute advise from their coach Bruce Mahan and it paid off.
Cave Spring's Steve Hamblen gets the ball at the side of the net and heads it past the Patriot goalie for a score and a one to nothing lead at the 29-29 mark of the first half.
The Knights were on the attack again and in position to score but Patrick Henry goalie Will Krause comes up with a big save to stop the drive.
At the other end, Patrick Henry was SUPER=34-Cave Spring/2/Patrick

Henry/1;in scoring position. Keeper Brent Bowles slips after making one save but the rebound kick is over the net and the Knights go on to win it 2 to 1.
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S-Yanks


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-4
GRAPHIC=YANKEES/A'S


The New York Yankees home opener celebration was ruined this afternoon.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-New York, NY/A's vs. Yankees; :00


Before the game, Don Mattingly helped manager Joe Torre hoist the Yanks championship banner into the sky in pregame ceremonies.
And the Yankee Clipper Joe Dimaggio was also on hand.
He threw out the first pitch and threw a strike.
David Cone took a cue from Joe D, as he struck out the side in both the first and 6th innings. He had 12 K's in 7 innings.
But Yankee reliever Mariano Rivera gave up this massive homer to mark McGwire to deep center field as the A's beat the Yankees 3-to-1 in 12 innings.
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S-Sox


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-5
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Boston, MA/Mariners vs. Red Sox;:00


The long ball also did in the red Sox this afternoon.
Former Braves' ace Steve Avery get s sore neck in the third as Alex Rodriguez hits this solo homer to lead the Ken Griffey-less Mariners to a 5-to-3 win over the red Sox.
Steve Avery is now 0-and-1.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#SPORTS TEASE
GRAPHIC=NONE

Still to come tonight some more racing closer to home
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VO-NAT eng#


as Victory Stadium speedway cranks up its second Friday night race card.
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S-Victory


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#R-35
GRAPHIC=Victory Stadium


Victory Stadium Speedway hosted its second Friday night of racing this evening in a number of divisions.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :


Last Friday night over 4-thousand fans were in the stands for the first night of racing.
And those in attendance tonight also got what they paid for - some exciting bumper to bumper racing all over the track.
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((DANNY TAYLOR/TRACK PROMOTER: ))
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Dudley Lawhorn of Rustburg won the first late model stock car race at the track last weekend.
Lawhorn is a veteran of the short tracks in the area he says the division is very competitive but its the challenge of the tight track that brings him to Victory Stadium.
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((DUDLEY LAWHORN/LATE MODEL STOCK DRIVER: ))
SUPER=01-Dudley Lawhorn/Late Model Stock Driver; :
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OUT Q=.........one another."
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Salem's Dickie Wilson won the Late Model Stock feature coming last to first in 50 lap for his first win in 3 years.
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S-Shuler


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#RS96-1
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The New Orleans are trying to turn Heath Shuler into a bargain buy as they continue negotiating with the Skins for the restricted free agent.
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The saints offered the Redskins their fifth round pick this year and also in 1998.
The Skins immediately turned the offer down saying they want the saints number 3 pick this year, which will be the 62nd overall player.
To two sides plan to keep negotiating.
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The Virginia Cavaliers close out spring practice tomorrow afternoon at 1:30 with the annual spring scrimmage.
The game is open to the public, if you can't make it we'll have some highlights for you tomorrow night on News 7.

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