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SUPER=#4065
SUPER=70-Connie Stevens;
SUPER=70-Steve Mason;
ANCHOR=Connie
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SOT
IN Q=TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME

(( TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME...
BLACK CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS AND CONFEDERATE RE-ENACTORS MARCHED ON THE STATE CAPITOL TODAY.
THE RESULT MAY HAVE BEEN A LITTLE UNDERSTANDING. IN NORTH CAROLINA, A TRUCK WAS REPORTEDLY HAULING FIVE TIMES THE AMOUNT OF EXPLOSIVES USED IN THE OKLAHOMA CITY BOMBING WHEN IT TIPPED OVER.
IT'S WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30TH, OUR TOP STORY UPON ARRIVAL WE FOUND A 57- YEAR- OLD WHITE MALE WITH A GUNSHOT WOUND TO THE HEAD.
A MURDER AT THE IRONTO REST AREA ON INTERSTATE 81 IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY. ))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY.



p-ironto-murder


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#597-11
GRAPHIC=news-7 pt


Good Evening, this is NEWS-7 Primetime on WEFC.
I'm Connie Stevens.
SS=murder inv.


The victim, a Roanoke County man was found shot to death this morning by Virginia Department of Transportation workers.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Ironto;


The body was found lying face down in a grassy area just south of the restroom pavilion about 9:30.
So far, investigators don't have any witnesses.
One woman says she saw the victim ALIVE about five this morning.
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SOT 47:36 597-14
IN Q=Just pacing around the car

((MELISSA AUDICK: JUST PACING AROUND THE CAR STARING RIGHT AT ME, SO I MOVED THE CAR OVER HERE. WE STAYED AWAKE FROM ANOTHER 45 MINUTES OR AN HOUR. THEN WHEN I WOKE UP THIS TRANSPIRED.))
SUPER=07-Melissa Audick; :03
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=this transpired.
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VO-NAT


The Montgomery County Sheriff's department says the best leads could come from motorists who were at the rest stop early this morning.
The Sheriff wants anyone who has any information to contact his office or the state police.
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P-Wytheville-Fire


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#597-15
GRAPHIC=fatal fire


A Wytheville couple died this morning when fire swept through their home on East Liberty Street.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Wytheville;


Authorities say 59 year-old Cora Lee Green screamed for her family to get out of the house when she discovered the blaze around 4:30.
Her two sons ran to a neighbor's house and called 9-1-1.
Cora and her husband Robert A. Green the third were unable to escape.
Their sons could not fight the heat and smoke to save them.
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SOT 14:40:45
IN Q=

((TRENTON CROCKETT/NEIGHBOR: THEY WAS TRYING TO GO BACK IN AND I TRIED TO STOP THEM BUT THEY WAS PRETTY MUCH HYSTERICAL. I DIDN'T TRY TO STOP THEM AFTER A WHILE, THEY WERE IN MILD SHOCK OR SOMETHING. ))
SUPER=01-Trenton Crockett/Neighbor;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=shock or something.
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VO-NAT


A preliminary investigation shows the fire started in a hallway near a baseboard heating unit.
The house had a smoke detector, but it did NOT have a battery.
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P-C'burg-Fire


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#97-18

wipe wipe wipe
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


In Christiansburg, a family of four escaped safely when THEIR home caught fire on Roanoke Street this morning.
Police say Raymond Patterson, a retired Chicago police officer, lived there with Theo Elliott and their two young children.
Fire Chief Jim Epperly says it appears the fire probably started behind the stove.
The Montgomery County Red Cross is accepting donations to help the family.
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P-Explosives


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#net-D
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Princeton, NC;


A truck driver faces charges in a wreck that could have have been a deadly situation in North Carolina-
His truck hauling explosives overturned in fog--- spilling tons of ammonium

nitrate and fuel oil.
Firefighters evacuated people nearby,.
Late this afternoon they were able to move the truck.
Authorities charged the driver with running a stop sign, and not having a valid commercial driver's license.
They say he apparently WAS following policy for carrying explosive materials.
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SOT 15:32:26
IN Q=

((KEN STARLING/PRINCETON FIRE CHIEF: IT' STILL BEING LOOKED AT BUT IT IS DESIGNED FOR THAT PURPOSE. IT WAS PLAQUERED IN APPROPRIATELY I'M TOLD. THE DETAILS ARE STILL BEING LOOKED INTO.))
SUPER=01-Ken Starling/Princeton Fire Chief;
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=being looked into."
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VO-NAT


The rig was heading to a rock quarry-
A Highway Patrol officer says the explosives could have been five times more powerful than the bomb in Oklahoma City.
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P-Radford-Arsenal


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#97-25
GRAPHIC=layoffs


The Radford Army Ammunition Plant now says 89 people will be affected by a layoff of temporary workers.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co./File Tape;


News-7 reported Monday that cutbacks were on the horizon, but contract operator Alliant Techsystems had not made it official.
All the affected workers were previously laid off and REHIRED in January to fill an increased number of orders.
Now production has returned to normal, and a new contract for the arsenal went to a manufacturer in Canada.
The plant manager says it is disappointing that international competitors won a contract to produce propellant through funds that use U.S. military aid.
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P-Confederate-Rallies


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-17
GRAPHIC=none


Virginia's Confederate History and Heritage Month was celebrated AND debated today at rallies just yards apart at the State Capitol.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


The N-double-A-C-P and Southern Christian Leadership Conference kicked things off.
Speakers chided Governor George Allen for what they called a "foolish" summary of Civil War history in his proclamation.
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SOT 12:19:26
IN Q=It's a thing

((LINDA BYRD-HARDEN/VA. NAACP: IT'S A THING WHERE WHITE PEOPLE KILLED EACH OTHER OVER THE RIGHT TO OWN AND BREED SLAVES.))
SOT 12:16:00

((HOW CAN YOU STRIVE TO DO BETTER WHEN YOUR PEOPLE AT THE TOP SEAT OF GOVERNMENT ARE TRYING TO OPPRESS YOU WITH NEGATIVISM LIKE THE PROCLAMATION?))
SUPER=01-Linda Byrd-Harden/Va. NAACP; :00
SUPER=01-Paul Gillis/Va. NAACP; :09
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=proclamation?
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VO-NAT


Then the Confederate re-enactors took the field to celebrate.
Reporters heard talk of understanding.
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SOT 14:23:00
IN Q=

((RICK REID/CONFEDERATE RE-ENACTOR: COMING FROM MY PERSPECTIVE, I SAW NOTHING WRONG WITH IT. BUT LISTENING TO THEIR POINT OF VIEW TODAY ABOUT IT, AND I CAN'T REMEMBER THE GENTLEMAN'S NAME, BUT HE SAID "LIBERTY FOR WHO?" WELL IT CERTAINLY WASN'T LIBERTY FOR THEM. AND I AGREE A HUNDRED PERCENT WITH HIM.))
SUPER=01-Rick Reid/Confederate Re-enactor;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=with him.
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VO-NAT


Both rallies went off peacefully.
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tease#1

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


If you think Mighty Mouse is just a cartoon character-- not anymore.
Genetically engineered mice may bring about some tremendous medical breakthroughs. That story later, on News 7 Primetime-- plus,
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VO-NAT


People in the upper Midwest, hardest hit by flood waters are getting a generous gift from an anonymous donor.
For many, it's proof angels do exist.
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WEFC!!! go to break

P-Falwell


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597-23
GRAPHIC=falwell


While the much- hyped sitcom "Ellen" may have generated big ratings tonight, one of the most unlikely viewers was probably the Reverend Jerry Falwell.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


In recent weeks, Falwell has blasted A-B-C and its parent company Disney for airing a show that promotes homosexuality as an acceptable lifestyle.
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SOT 6:17:02
IN Q=And while we

((REV/ JERRY FALWELL/THOMAS RD. BAPTIST CHURCH: AND WHILE WE SHOULD SHOW LOVE TO GAYS AND TRY TO LEAD THEM TO CHRIST AND HELP THEM OUT OF THEIR PERVERTED LIFESTYLE, WE SHOULDN'T PROMOTE IT AND TRY TO ENCOURAGE CHILDREN TO EXPERIMENT WITH SOMETHING THAT CAN ONLY HURT THEM.))
SUPER=01-Rev. Jerry Falwell/Thomas Rd. Baptist Church; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=only hurt them.
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VO-NAT


Falwell was successful in getting companies like General Motors, Johnson and Johnson and J.C. Penney to drop their sponsorship of the show.
He planned to watch tonight and note which sponsors DID advertise on "Ellen".
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


Falwell says he and other Christian ministers will pressure those companies to drop their sponsorships as well.

P-Liquor-Bill


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=equ
TAPE#=97-24
GRAPHIC=none


There will be NO mixed drinks at the Olde Mill Golf Resort this year.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Carroll Co./File Tape;


For the second time, Governor George Allen vetoed a "liquor by the drink" bill for the resort.
Allen cited strong local opposition for his veto.
Roanoke Delegate Chip Woodrum sponsored the bill.
He says 90- percent of the inn's clientele comes from off the Blue Ridge Parkway.
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TALENT=Connie
SS=woodrum


Woodrum says Allen's veto is ironic, because when the Governor was in the House of Delegates in 1988 he supported serving liquor at Mountain Lake Inn in Giles County despite local opposition then.

P-wildlife


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#597-16
GRAPHIC=NONE


The Roanoke Wildlife Rescue Center has cared for hundreds of animals.
Today it received some help itself, thanks to a group of high school students.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The marketing students at Cave Spring High School raised more than one thousand dollars to help save the center.
The director of the Wildlife Rescue Center could lose the property.
Dorothy Runion's father owns the land, but he plans to sell it unless she can raise enough money to make a counter offer.
The students at the Roanoke County school designed logos for donation cans and organized volunteers to raise funds.
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SOT 10:21:38
IN Q=They're fighting for

((KRISTY WISEMAN/CAVE SPRING STUDENT: THEY'RE FIGHTING FOR THEIR LAND. IT'S JUST SOMETHING THAT-- THE WILDLIFE I REALLY IMPORTANT. SO, WE FELT LIKE THIS WOULD BE A GOOD, ON- HANDS EXPERIENCE FOR US TO DO. ))
SUPER=01-Kristy Wiseman/Cave Spring Marketing Student;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=for us to do
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VO-NAT


Runion hopes to raise 200-thousand dollars.
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(shut up, please. Take a break. Relax)


P-Flooding


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-12
GRAPHIC=flooding


Flood waters are beginning to spill onto Route 501- in the Halifax County community of Riverdale.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Riverdale;


Crews began setting up road blocks this afternoon.
Intense rain earlier this week has caused the Dan River to swell.
In Riverdale, it's expected to crest EIGHT feet above flood stage around midnight-- which will probably cause moderate flooding.
For local business owners, who began packing up yesterday, ANY flooding is costly.
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SOT
IN Q=We

((MAC RAGAN/RIVERDALE BUSINESS OWNER:WE HAVE TO WORK A GREAT DEAL OF OVERTIME TO MOVE IN AND OUT BUT IT'S JUST SOMETHING YOU LEARN TO LIVE WITH. ))
SUPER=01-Mac Ragan/Riverdale Business Owner; :00 QUICK!!!!
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=live with.
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VO-NAT


Flooding in Riverdale is expected to continue into Thursday or Friday.
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P-Donation


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NEt-e
GRAPHIC=flood relief
Meantime, in North Dakota and Minnesota, many residents now believe in

angels.
A California woman who wants to remain anonymous has pledged to help flood victims-- to the tune of two-thousand dollars per household.
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VO-NAT


It all adds up to about 15-million dollars.
Residents have 45 days to apply for the unofficial flood aid, using the honor system.
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SOT 15:21:35
IN Q=You know
((MAYOR LYNN STRAUSS/MAYOR, GRAND FORKS MINNESOTA:YOU KNOW IF YOU'RE IN NEED.

YOU KNOW IF YOUR KIDS ARE IN NEED, STEP FORWARD AND THAT CHECK'S GONNA BE THERE. ))
SUPER=01-Lynn Strauss/Grand Forks, MN Mayor; :
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=gonna be there.
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VO-NAT


After seeing the worst flooding in the region in 500 years, Mayor Pat Owens calls the donation a ray of hope for the future.
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Forecasts
SUPER=X5000;
SUPER=330-Partly Cloudy/Wind S-10/54-56/Variable Clouds/And Breezy/72-74;
SUPER=331-Partly Cloudy/And Mild/54-58/Breezy & Warm/Shower Chance/72-75;
SUPER=332-Increasing Clouds/Shower Late/50-54/Morning Shower/Cloudy &

Windy/65-69;
SUPER=333-Partly Cloudy/Wind S-15/52-56/Variable Clouds/Wind SW-20/66-69;
SUPER=334-Increasing Clouds/Wind S-15/52-54/Mostly Cloudy/Wind W-20/60-62;
SUPER=X5001;


P-Mighty-Mouse


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-13
GRAPHIC=Health Check Bug


Science could be catching up with nature-- as researchers think they've found the key to manipulating muscle growth.
The discovery begins with the engineering of a Mighty Mouse-- but it could end with some major health implications.
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SOT
IN Q=They do look
SUPER=03-Baltimore; :10
SUPER=01-Dr. Se-Jin Lee/Johns Hopkins Researcher; :34
RUNS=:59
OUT Q=relatively less fat.

((
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SOT
IN Q=They do look

((THEY DO LOOK A LITTLE STRANGE. THE SHOULDERS AND THE HIPS ARE REALLY BIG AND BULKY AND YOU CAN SEE THE SHOULDERS ARE MUCH BIGGER IN THE MUTANT MOUSE. ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=mutant mouse.


Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have created a mouse with two-thirds the normal muscle mass-- They engineered it by turning off a single gene-- called Myostatin, also found in humans.
Turned on, it limits muscle growth.
Turned off, it could have profound applications-- including hope in treating muscular dystrophy-- a wasting disease that destroys muscle tissue.
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SOT 17:11:43 from 5-6:30 feed
IN Q=It's still early

((DR. SE-JIN LEE/JOHNS HOPKINS RESEARCHER: IT'S STILL EARLY WITH RESPECT TO GETTING TO APPLICATIONS. BUT ULTIMATELY OUR HOPE IS THAT THIS COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW DRUGS THAT MIGHT BE USEFUL FOR REBUILDING DISEASED OR DAMAGED MUSCLE.))
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=damaged muscle.


The implications aren't just for medicine.
Livestock also carries the Myostatin gene.
Researchers envision herds of cattle and flocks of chicken with two to three times the amount of meat as a normal animal, and relatively less fat.))

P-RU-Singer


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=afr
TAPE#597-18
GRAPHIC=n7pt
SUPER=x5042; Video of the Day Load
SUPER=x5045; Start Motion


Student Recitals are fairly common at colleges around the country, but tonight-- Radford University Student Anne Kempton was the exception to the rule...and that's our video pick of the day.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Radford;


The fifth year student went all out. She brought together student musicians, dancers, and singers for her independent study project-- That she calls "The Beginning."
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SOT
IN Q=

((NAT SOUND ))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=to find.
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VO-NAT


Georgia might be on her mind, but her sights are set on the Big Apple.
After she graduates she wants to become a recording artist.
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SOT
IN Q=eventually...

((ANNE KEMPTON/RADFORD SINGER: ))
SUPER=75-Anne Kempton/Radford University Student; :00
SUPER=75-Al Wojtera/Music Professor; :11

((AL WOJTERA/PROFESSOR: ))
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=YOUNG LADY
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VO-NAT


Anne hopes to model her music career after her idol, Barbra Streisand.
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SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=10PM
WRITER=SMA
TAPE#=S6-26
GRAPHIC=None


Salem/Brookville baseball highlights to bring you and Roanoke college hits the jackpot today as far as men's and women's basketball recruits go,
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Landover, MD/TNT; :00


But first take a look at this guy. Talk about courage. This man goes to all the Bullets games and has the nerve to talk smack to his airness during the Chicago/Washington game. Highlight to come, but first your numbers.
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SUPER=X5011
SUPER=0093-/Salem/2/j/Winston-Salem/5////Lynchburg///Kinston////;
SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-/Anaheim/2/j/Boston/11////Oakland/7//Cleveland/6/8//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/Milwaukee/4/j/Detroit/8////Texas/4//Chicago/2/5//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0091-/Oakland/7//Cleveland/6/8///Seattle/1//New York/2/7//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0091-/Toronto/1//Kansas City/0/7///Baltimore/4//Minnesota/3/7//;
SUPER=x5009
SUPER=0092-/Los Angeles/4//Philadelphia/3/8//j/San

Francisco/6//Pittsburgh/1///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/Houston/5//Montreal/8/7///Atlanta/10//Cincinnati/3/8//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0092-/San Diego/2//New York/3/7///Florida/2//St. Louis/2/5//;
SUPER=X5028;
SUPER=0096-/Chicago/70//Washington/70/3///LA Lakers///Portland///10:30 Start/;
RUNS=:40


SP-Salem


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-4
GRAPHIC=High School Baseball


Let's start on the high school diamond. The Brookville bus arrived late for the Bees game against salem today. The Spartans wished it never came.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Salem/Bees vs. Spartans; :00


A rather windy day at Salem Kiwanis Field for this non district tilt.
Salem third baseman Greg Harrison comes through, handling the hard grounder and getting the out at first in the top of the first.
Salem head football coach Willis White came out to cheer on his Spartans.
SUPER=34-Brookville/7/Salem/6;

Ricky Eubank, one of his football players, connects on the infield hit. The ball gets away from the Brookville first baseman. Sam Lazarro tries to score but is tagged at the plate.
Brookville goes on to beat Salem 7-6.
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SP-NBA


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S6-28
GRAPHIC=NBA


It was do or die for the Washington Bullets tonight as they hosted the Chicago Bulls in game three of the best of five first round NBA playoff series.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Landover, MD/Bulls vs. Bullets; :00


To Landover we go. His airness and his Bulls came in with a 2-nothing lead in the series.
He let his cohorts carry some of the load. Tony Kokoc snaps the nylon from the corner to tie the game at 28 all in the second quarter.
Steve Kerr then makes Weekend at Bernie Bickerstaffs night a little worse. He finds the range on the drive in jumper to put Chicago up by a bucket.
Kerr would get humbled quickly. Watch Rod Strickland make the guard
stumble and bumble with this move and SUPER=32-Washington/ /Chicago/ ;

hoop to tie the game again.
Michael Jordan, no matter what defense, finds a way. Here he nails the fade away over Calbert Chaney.
But the Bullets lead 88-81 in the fourth.
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SP-Coaches


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#sT5-27
GRAPHIC=nba


Boston's M.L. Carr announced his resignation from the Celtics after the team posted its worst season ever with 15 wins and 67 losses.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Indianapolis; :00

No official word yet on who will replace him, but some of the speculation centers on Larry Brown, who cleared the way for that scenario to become fact today by resigning from the Pacers after four seasons in Indiana.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=

((DONNIE WALSH/PACERS GENERAL MANAGER:)) ((LARRY BROWN/RESIGNS AS PACERS HEAD COACH:))
SUPER=01-Donnie Walsh/Pacers General Manager; :00
SUPER=01-Larry Brown/Resigns as Pacers Head Coach; :11
RUNS=:25
OUT Q=...TO BE."
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VO-NAT CON'T
SUPER=03-Hot Springs/1993;


And Riddick Bowe announced this afternoon that he is retiring from boxing.
The former heavyweight champ, who is now 29, says he plans to do community service and others in the future.
Earlier this year Bowe quit the Marines, as well.
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SP-Phillips


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S6-27
GRAPHIC=Girls Basketball


The Roanoke College men's and women's basketball programs hit gold today. Ladies first.
Narrows star Suzanne Webb has signed with the Lady Maroons to play basketball next year. Webb is Narrows boys and girls all time leading scorer with 1, thousand 335 career points and is an all state selection.
SS=Boys


On the mens's side; Cave Spring standout center Alex Phillips has decided to play at Roanoke as well.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./1996-97 Season; :00


The 6-'6" senior made his decision to become a Maroon last night. Phillips was a first team all Roanoke Valley District selection this past season. Alex averaged 17.8 points and 7 and a half rebounds per game during his senior campaign.
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preview-boards


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#net-g
GRAPHIC=none


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-Thinking of Home;
They're proud of their work but they miss their families--SUPER=77-Bosnia

Peacekeepers we continue the series "Bosnia Peacekeepers."
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VO-NAT


Tonight a look at how the 46- National Guardsmen from Danville pass the time when they're not working.
Some play cards or lift weights-- anything to occupy the hours.
For most-- thoughts of home-- are always on their minds.
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SOT
IN Q=

((DAVID WALTMAN/DANVILLE NATIONAL GUARD MEMBER:I GOT THE CALL LATE ONE EVENING, I'D GONE TO BED, IT WAS LIKE A NIGHTMARE, I'VE SAID THAT BEFORE, BUT IT WAS JUST LIKE A NIGHTMARE, I DIDN'T ANTICIPATE THIS EVER HAPPENING AFTER WE DIDN'T GET CALLED UP FOR DESERT STORM, I THOUGHT A BIG WAR LIKE THAT, NOTHING WILL GET US CALLED UP BUT HERE WE ARE. ))
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=we are.
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VO-NAT


Teresa Hamilton and photographer Andrea DiRocco caught up with them.
SUPER=x5025; Coming up at 11 Stop
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=NONE

Thanks for watching NEWS-7 Primetime, goodnight. Jean Jadhon will be along with their story and more news over on WDBJ-7.