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SUPER=#4065
SUPER=70-Connie Stevens;
SUPER=70-Mike Stevens;
ANCHOR=Connie
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SOT
IN Q=tonight on

(( TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME...
A COURT MARTIAL JURY HAS THROWN THE BOOK AT AN ARMY STAFF SERGENT ACCUSED OF RAPING FEMALE RECRUITS.
DISTRIBUTION WAS VERY FRAGMENTED BECAUSE THE PLANT WAS CLOSED DOWN FOR THREE MONTHS. BUT WE'VE BEEN ACCEPTED AT VIRTUALLY EVERY GROCERY STORE CHAIN. WE'RE AUTHORIZED TO BE IN THOSE STORES.
QUIBELL MAKES A REBOUND--THANKS TO TWO MEN WHO LIKED THE PRODUCTS SO MUCH, THEY WANTED A STAKE IN THE COMPANY...))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=stake in the company.


top-story


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#top
GRAPHIC=none
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TOP STORY GRAPHIC 11004
It's TUESDAY, April 29TH, our Top Story
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SOT 04:00:18
IN Q=Forced to

((FORCED TO CHOOSE...BEING A DAD.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=a dad.
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VO-NAT


The Republican front-runner for Lieutenant Governor has dropped out of the race.
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P-Andrews


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-11
GRAPHIC=n7pt


Good evening, you're watching NEWS-7 Primetime on WEFC--
I'm Connie Stevens.
SS=andrews


It was a surprise move for the man who already raised 1-point-4 million dollars to run for lieutenant governor.
The only detail Andrews provided today was that one of his three children is facing what he calls "a medical concern," but he would NOT elaborate.
That has NOT stopped speculation from running rampant though on whether there's more behind the scenes.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


He entered the news conference today on crutches from what he shrugged off as a sports mishap...but focused on his responsibilities to his children as the reason for the decision.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:58:50
IN Q=All things

((ALL THINGS BEING EQUAL...MAKES THE IMPOSSIBLE.))
sot

((BERT ROHRER/VA. DEMOCRATIC PARTY: HE AS YOU KNOW DID NOT ...SITUATION WAS.))
SUPER=@Andrews; :00
SUPER=01-Bert Rohrer/Va. Democratic Party; :07
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=situation was.
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


Andrews did face some controversy over the declining stock price in his two businesses...and a foray into a possible gambling operation he later pulled the plug on.
SS=hager


The man who benefits most directly from Andrews' misfortune is John Hager, the other Republican running for Lieutenant Governor... Andrews endorsed him today.

p-bedford-schools


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597-22
GRAPHIC=education


Dozens of Bedford County teachers still don't know whether they'll have jobs next year-- even after tonight's budget work session of the School Board.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford Co.;


The board still has to officially decide how it will trim more than four million dollars out of its budget request for the next fiscal year.
Most of the proposed cuts in staffing and programs were NOT finalized tonight, because school officials are still trying to pay THIS year's bills.
They'll be asking the Board of Supervisors for an extra two-point two million dollars to keep the schools afloat until June 30th.
Board members say if they get that money they may not have to cut as much next year.
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SOT
IN Q=I don't see

(( ))
SUPER=01-Betty Earle/School Board Member
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=or it should.
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VO-NAT


The School Board DID start trimming-- but didn't discuss personnel cut-backs.
It will meet with the Board of Supervisors to discuss the budget on May 13th.
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P-Army-Sex


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE# NET-D
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Army Staff Sergeant Delmar Simpson's 13 year military career will end in disgrace--
He could spend the rest of his life in a military prison.
A jury today convicted him of raping six female recruits at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland.
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SOT 15:00:56
IN Q=I just want to

((LT. COL. GABRIEL RIESCO/ ORDINANCE SCHOOL CHIEF OF STAFF: I JUST WANT TO EMPHASIZE THAT WE ARE CONTINUING WITH OUR QUEST TO PROCESS ALL THESE CASES EXPEDITIOUSLY, WE ARE INTERESTED IN PROTECTING THE VICTIMS AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.))
SUPER=01-Lt. Col. Gabriel Riesco/Ordinance School Chief of Staff; :
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=as possible.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :


It was Simpson's case that resulted in criminal charges against 12 other Aberdeen soldiers and prompted investigations at Army bases worldwide.
SUPER=03-Washington DC;


Meantime today on Capitol Hill, women's right groups called for passage of legislation that would openly post laws protecting whistleblowers in the military, as well as provide a lawyer for harassment victims.
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P-Va-Retirement


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-21
GRAPHIC=Virginia State Seal


A routine audit of the buyout plans of former state workers who retired in 1995 found some mistakes.
The state's Workforce Transition Act trimmed the state job roster by five percent.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-March 1995;


But of the 32- hundred who used the Act to retire early, state auditors have found problems with eight of the first 164 they've looked at.
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SOT 13:50:07
IN Q=Our retirees

((OUR RETIREES NEED TO UNDERSTAND THAT IF THERE'S SOMETHING WRONG WITH THEIR PAYMENT, WE WILL GET IN TOUCH WITH THEM, OR THEIR AGENCY WILL GET IN TOUCH WITH THEM RIGHT AWAY. THIS IS A ROUTINE AUDIT PROCESS THAT SHOULDN'T CONCERN ANYONE OVERLY OR CONCERN THEM AT ALL.))
SUPER=01-Bill Leighty/Va. Retirement System;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=at all.
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VO-NAT


The Virginia Retirement System says the problems came from mistakes made by the retirees' agencies.
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P-NS-Workers


ANCHOR=connie
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=spr
TAPE#597-13
GRAPHIC=NS LOGO


The 62 local workers furloughed by Norfolk Southern must now play the waiting game.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


This morning at the Tanglewood Holiday Inn, employees were given the opportunity to ask questions about their impending transfer.
They found out it could be awhile before they leave town.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:53:37
IN Q=It could

((TIM JONES/FURLOUGHED NORFOLK SOUTHERN WORKER: IT COULD BE ANYWHERE FROM THIS WEEK TO THREE OR FOUR MONTHS OR FURTHER DOWN THE ROAD. IT'S JUST A MATTER OF HOW LONG IT TAKES TO WORK IT OUT. ))
SUPER=01-Tim Jones/Furloughed Norfolk Southern Worker;
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=work it out
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VO-NAT


Employees like Tim Jones were given a list of cities to choose from... some as far away as Kansas City and St. Louis.
Workers say seniority will play a major role when it comes to placement.
N- S officials say they were forced to make the transfers because of government regulations.
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p-Tultex


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-16
GRAPHIC=Tultex


The last time Tultex made headlines it was in the midst of a union drive.
The union succeeded.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Martinsville;


Since then, so has the Martinsville company.
Last year Tultex had double digit sales increases in some of its largest apparel lines.
SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


Shareholders, including NASCAR's Richard Petty, appeared pleased with its progress at the company's annual meeting.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:00:38
IN Q=The sales

((JACK COOPER/TULTEX SHAREHOLDER: THE SALES ARE UP AND THE OPERATING MARGINS ARE UP. LOOKS LIKE THEY'RE DOING FINE TO ME, THEY'RE DOING VERY WELL.)) ((CHUCK DAVIES/TULTEX CEO: WHILE BUSINESS IS ALWAYS TOUGH, COMPETITION, WE STILL HAVE SOME VERY EXCELLENT COMPETITION. I THINK WE'RE DEFINITELY GAINING GROUND AND IMPROVING OUR COMPETITIVE POSITION.))
SUPER=01-Jack Cooper/Tultex Shareholder; :00
SUPER=01-Chuck Davies/Tultex CEO; :07
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=competitive position.



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music under
ANCHOR=Connie
SUPER=x5040; Primetime Tease Load
SUPER=x5045; Start Motion
SUPER=x5041; Primetime Tease Stop


Promising news in the battle against AIDS-- researchers are hopeful this latest finding could lead to a vaccine to prevent the disease.
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VO-NAT


And it's emergency help in a flash--giving rescue personnel some assistance in finding a residence quickly-- the story when NEWS-7 Primetime returns.
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WEFC!!! go to break

P-Quibell


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#597-14
GRAPHIC=quibell


A pair of well known businessmen from the Martinsville area are two big reasons why the water is flowing once again at the popular Quibell company in Roanoke.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


Last year Tultex chairman John Franck and his cousin Will Pannill noticed their favorite tea and sparkling water brand missing from the local store shelves.
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Upon further investigation they learned about the company's troubles and became investors.
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SOT TULTEX TAPE TOT 11:17:00
IN Q=We found

((JOHN FRANCK/QUIBELL INVESTOR: WE FOUND A BUSINESS THAT WE THINK IS A LOT OF FUN AND HAS GREAT POTENTIAL. IT'S A BRAND THAT PEOPLE IN THIS REGION ARE VERY FAMILIAR WITH.))
SUPER=01-John Franck/Quibell Investor;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=familiar with.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


Franck admits the company is not making any money yet.
But he expects Quibell will eventually regain the 10- million- dollars in annual sales it had a few years ago.
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P-Trash-Tags


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-13
GRAPHIC=Lynchburg Seal


Lynchburg City Council was talking trash again today.. specifically the future of the controversial trash tag system.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Four of the seven city council members say the city can afford to offer residents free trash pickup.
But some council members remain unconvinced.
They're worried that doing away with the trash tags will discourage recycling and shorten the life of the city's landfill.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 5:26:05
IN Q=Our landfill may

((BOB DAVENPORT/LYNCHBURG COUNCIL MEMBER: OUR LANDFILL MAY FILL UP QUICKER AND WE MAY HAVE TO BUILD ANOTHER LANDFILL AND THAT'S VERY EXPENSIVE. AND SO THIS THING REALLY NEEDS TO BE STUDIED OUT BEFORE WE MAKE ANY DECISION. AND I'M PERFECTLY WILLING TO CHANGE IF SOMEONE SHOWS ME THAT THERE'S A BETTER WAY TO DO THIS. I AM PERFECTLY WILLING TO DO THAT.))
SUPER=01-Bob Davenport/Lynchburg Council Member; :00
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=to do that.
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VO-NAT


Davenport and two other council members want to study the potential impact before making a final decision.
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P-Lowe's-Lights


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#97-19
GRAPHIC=None


The Lowe's Home Improvement store in Christiansburg is helping residents plug into faster emergency response.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


Lowe's is donating two thousand dollars worth of Smart-Alert safety devices.
The devices will be distributed through the Christiansburg and Blacksburg police and fire departments and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
Once installed, three flicks of a light switch will activate Smart-Alert to help emergency personnel locate a residence.
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SOT 48:38
IN Q=

((DON CROMER/CHRISTIANSBURG POLICE DEPT.: YOU TURN THE LIGHT ON, THEN OFF AND THEN BACK ON AGAIN AND THE DEVICE WILL FLASH AND IT WILL ALERT EMERGENCY SERVICES IF THEY'RE COMING TO YOUR HOUSE. ))
SOT 52:54

((JOE TUCCIARONE/LOWES MANAGER: WE SELL A LOT OF SAFETY PRODUCTS IN OUR STORE AND WE FELT LIKE THIS WAS A WAY WE COULD GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY.))
SUPER=01-Don Cromer/Christiansburg Police Dept.; :00
SUPER=01-Joe Tucciarone/Lowe's Manager; :10
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=to the community.
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VO-NAT


The devices will be distributed to senior and disabled citizens, people with life- threatening illnesses and families who can't afford them.
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P-Volunteers


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE# NET B
GRAPHIC=NONE


When it comes to community service-- it's time for the work to begin-- now that the pep talk is over from the leaders-- such as Colin Powell,
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Philadelphia; :

...Chairman of the Volunteerism Summit, which ended today in Philadelphia.
Thousands attended -- saying they're now more determined than ever to recruit others for community service.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:12:10
IN Q=This summit

((THIS SUMMIT, THESE COMMITMENTS, THEY ARE ABOUT THE HABITS OF THE HEART THAT MAKE US AMERICANS. LET US GO SHOW THE WORLD AND OUR CHILDREN THAT WE ARE PREPARED TO LIVE UP TO THEM. ))
SUPER=07-Hillary Rodham Clinton; :
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=prepared to live up to them.
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VO-NAT


Many of those attending the summit say they're hoping a new spirit will sweep the nation.
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(shut up go to break)


P-Flooding


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=abr
TAPE#597-15
GRAPHIC=Flooding


A flood warning for areas in Halifax County has been severely down-graded.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Riverdale;


The Dan River is expected to crest tomorrow at EIGHT feet above flood stage-- which has the potential to cause moderate flooding.
The National Weather Service toned down its flood warning this afternoon--
But it didn't slow down the packing up and moving out for some residents and business owners in Riverdale.
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SOT 597-12 00:44:53
IN Q=It's a guess work

((IT'S A GUESS WORK, CAUSE WE NEVER KNOW WHAT THE GOOD LORD IS GOING TO PUT ON US, BUT WE HAVE TO SURVIVE AND DO THE BEST WE CAN. ))
SUPER=01-Mac Ragan/Riverdale Business Owner; :00
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=best we can
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VO-NAT


The updated flooding information comes as a relief--
Many people there are still recovering from last fall's severe flooding.
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Forecasts
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SUPER=331-Clear And/Pleasant/40-42/Sunny And/Warmer/74-78;
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SUPER=333-Clear And/Chilly/36-39/Mostly Sunny/Wind S-10/70-72;
SUPER=334-Mostly Clear/Light Winds/40-45/Mostly Sunny/Wind S-15/70-74;
SUPER=X5001;

RRE-CST-TOSS
ANCHOR=Connie


Don't go away-- there's more News-7 Primetime right after this break, here on WEFC. cc sponsor go to break

p-AIDS


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-18
GRAPHIC=AIDS


Researchers are a step closer to developing an AIDS vaccine.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


A study published in the May issue of "Nature Medicine" reports that doctors have successfully immunized two chimpanzees against the deadly disease.
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SOT 20:02:09
IN Q=This is one

((DR. DAVID WEINER/LEAD RESEARCHER: THIS IS ONE OF THE FIRST STUDIES IN PRIMATES THAT HAS BEEN SUCCESSFUL WITH A DNA VACCINE IN THE ABILITY TO PROTECT AGAINST SOME TYPE OF INFECTION.))
SUPER=01-Dr. David Weiner/Lead Researcher
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=type of infection.
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****CONNIE AUDIO ON CART*****
SUPER=03-Philadelphia; :


Researchers say the AIDS vaccine made from H-I-V genes has protected the chimps for more than a year-- raising hopes the approach will work in humans.
And the study suggests that the D-N-A vaccine holds promise in the prevention of other disease caused by viruses.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 20:03:06
IN Q=Including

((DR. DAVID WEINER: INCLUDING HERPES, HEPATITIS, INFLUENZA, TUBERCULOSIS.))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=tuberculosis.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The University of Pennsylvania is also conducting human trials to help demonstrate the safety of this relatively new technology.
Unlike live vaccines-- doctors believe these new D-N-A based vaccines may be safer, and carry no risk of infection.
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cool-video


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


Tonight's top video comes from a disaster in Turkey earlier today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Istanbul, Turkey; :


An explosion from a liquid gas tank started a huge fire at an Istanbul cosmetics factory.
It also set off a series of smaller explosions.
Amazingly, the blaze was brought under control-- with no casualties, or serious environmental damage.
A giant plume of black smoke and flames could be seen rising for miles around the site of the explosion.
(----------------)
SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-28
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME BIG


Tonight on Primetime sports here on WEFC, the Magic tries to keep from disappearing from the NBA playoffs, George Lynch is getting ready for his Hometown Hoops camp, and Joe Gibbs is starting a new race team.
(----------------)
VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=04-MLB; :00


But first, New York Mets pitcher Jason Isringhausen, underwent tests today for recurring chest and rib pain.
The 24 year old began complaining of chest pains last week while in Florida.
One New York area says the team fears Isringhausen could have a form of cancer.
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Forest/7//Liberty/2//Cavs Now 13 & 2/;
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Three/;
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Seven//Edmonton/3//Dallas/3/3/Coyotes-Ducks 10:30pm Start/;
RUNS=:55
OUT Q=....last score."
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take a break

SP-NBA


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-7
GRAPHIC=NBAPLAYOFFS


After getting humiliated in the first two games of their best of five playoff series with the Miami Heat, the Orlando magic took a big step toward getting even tonight.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Orlando, FL/TBS - Game Three; :00


The Heat needed a win this evening to complete a three game sweep, and Tim Hardaway helped shoot Miami to a 20 point first half advantage.
But thanks to a former college place kicker Darrell Armstrong, who is from Gastonia, the Magic tied it at the half and went in front by 10 in the third.
He had a career high 21.
But the money man was Penny. Anfernee Hardaway scored 42 points including
this 3 pointer with the clock SUPER=32-Miami/75/Orlando/88/Heat Leads 2-1;

running out.
The Magic forces a game four with the 88-to-75 win.
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SP-Lynch


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-2
GRAPHIC=LYNCH CAMP


George Lynch's playoff hopes ended a long time ago with the lowly Vancouver Grizzlies.
But Vancouver's loss is the valley's gain as George is now getting ready for his 7th annual Hometown Basketball camp in mid-June.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=BITE

((GEORGE LYNCH/VANCOUVER GRIZZLIES FORWARD:))
SUPER=01-George Lynch/Vancouver Grizzlies Forward; :00
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=...OFF COURT SKILLS.
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WIPE TO PINNACLE BOARD
George's camp will again be held at William Fleming high school from June 16th through the 20th.
It is open to boys and girls ages 7 through 13 for fundamentals.
And there also will be an advanced section of the camp for those 14 & 15 year olds.
And if you would like more information you can call 982-0536.
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SP-Gibbs


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#r-36
GRAPHIC=GIBBS


Joe Gibbs got into NASCAR racing five years ago, today he doubled his pleasure by adding a second team to his Winston Cup operation.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Charlotte, NC; :00


Gibbs announced that Tony Stewart, the pole at Indy last year, is joining Gibbs racing to field a second team full time by 1999.
Stewart, who has finished no higher than 16th in 7 Busch starts knows he has his work cut out himself.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="When you go..

((TONY STEWART/JOINS JOE GIBBS RACING:))
SUPER=01-Tony Stewart/Joins Joe Gibbs Racing; :00
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=...ON YOUR GAME."
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=HOLD GIBBS


Gibbs will work him in slowly next season, running a limited number of Cup events.

SP-Cubs


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-27
GRAPHIC=CUBS/EXPOS


The Chicago Cubs continued their worst to first transformation today by beating the Expos 14-to-8.
The Cubs have now won four of their last five games, and they are only 8 games out of first in the Central.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Chicago/Expos vs. Cubs - WGN; :00


Last night the Cubs beat the Expos 5-to-2.
Today both teams came out swinging for the ivy covered wall from the opening pitch.
That's Darrin Fletcher bashing one into the seats in deep center field to make it 4-to-nothing with one out in the first.
Henry Rodriguez then steps up and rips this Steve Traschal pitch over the center field fence again, and it's 5-to-nothing Expos.
But Brooks Kieschnick would rally the Cubs with this 2 run homer off Jim Bullinger to make it a 5-to-3 game.
Rodriguez would homer again in the third, but Kieschnick would come back with
his second homer of the game - a SUPER=35-Montreal/8/Chicago/14/;

three run blast to right.
It hits a building and the Cubs beat the Expos 14-to-8.
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P-Bug-Candy


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-F
GRAPHIC=NONE


Don't dwell on this next item too long-- it may just trigger a gastro-intestinal event.
They're creepy, yet crunchy...gross, yet good for you.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Santa Maria, CA; :


We're talking about bugs--
Insects are the main ingredient at this California Candy company.
Hotlix of Pismo Beach is known for putting the worm in tequila flavored suckers...and now its branching out.
They'll try just about anything...scorpions are the demand in Asia...and yes, they're safe to eat.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 20:18:20
IN Q=Some people

((SOME PEOPLE DON'T BELIEVE IT. WE GET A LOT OF CALLS, IS THE BUG REAL? IS IT SAFE FOR MY CHILDREN? CAN I EAT IT? AND WE SAY YES, THE BUG IS REAL IT'S FARM RAISED, WON'T HURT YOU A BIT, HIGHLY NUTRITIOUS ))
SUPER=01-Robert Miller/Hotlix;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=highly nutritious.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The company says the average customer buys a HotLix stick for a gag gift-- and later trys it, realizing it's not so bad.
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preview-boards


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


Thankfully, that's all for us-- but for more news in 30- minutes ...Here's what you'll
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dissolve to boards see on NEWS-7 over on WDBJ-7.
SUPER=x5024; Coming up at 11 Load
SUPER=76-Bosnia Peacekeepers


Teresa Hamilton continues her series on Bosnia Peacekeepers.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Tonight how the 46- man unit from Danville spreads goodwill in a country torn apart by internal conflict-- one of the group's missions: to provide food and supplies to the poor.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=It

((CHRIS WILES/DANVILLE NATIONAL GUARD MEMBER:WE HAD SOME IDEA THAT THAT'S WHAT WE WERE GOING TO BE DOING BUT NOT TO THE EXTEND WE'RE DOING IT HERE, IT'S, IT'S BEEN A REAL GOOD EXPERIENCE COMING OVER HERE. ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=over here.
SUPER=77-Not Just Security Guards;


These men say it's more than securing a safe environment so Bosnia can rebuild.
SUPER=78-Luxury Condos;


Closer to home-- just what are these luxury condominiums popping up throughout our area,
SUPER=79-Target Group?

and who's buying these big-ticket items?
SUPER=x5025; Coming up at 11 Stop
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=NONE

Thanks for watching NEWS-7 Primetime, see you tomorrow. goodnight. Jean Jadhon will be along over on WDBJ-7 with these stories and more news.