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SUPER=#4065
SUPER=70-Connie Stevens;
SUPER=70-Mike Stevens;
ANCHOR=Connie
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=

(( TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME... AN ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT TAKES A PUBLIC BUS HOSTAGE.
COOPERATION AND PATIENCE PAYS OFF IN BUENA VISTA-- AS THE VACANT BLUE BIRD BUS PLANT WILL SOON BE UTILIZED BY A HEALTHY, GROWING COMPANY.
IT'S TUESDAY MAY 13TH, OUR TOP STORY I DON'T WANT ROANOKE CITY TO BE A MAGNET FOR THESE TYPES OF PEOPLE. I WANT TO KEEP IT NICE.
NOT EVERYONE IS WELCOMING AN EXPANSION AT THE ROANOKE RESCUE MISSION.))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=ROANOKE RESCUE MISSION.



P-Mission-Expansion


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#597-13
SS=n7pt


Good Evening, this is NEWS-7 PRIMETIME ON WEFC.
I'm Connie Stevens.
The five million dollar addition would include housing for drug-addicted women with children...
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But some residents are NOT feeling very neighborly about the idea.
They fear existing problems in Southeast Roanoke could escalate.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 2 10:31:57
IN Q=I see men

((CHRISTINE PROFFITT/SOUTHEAST ACTION FORUM: I SEE MEN, WOMEN, WALKING UP AND DOWN THE STREETS. THERE'S AN ALLEY BEHIND MY HOME. THEY DESTROYED THE ALLEYWAY., THEY URINATE IN THE ALLEY WAY. THEY SAY THINGS TO MY KIDS AND THE NEIGHBORHOOD KIDS. IT'S DISGUSTING, IS WHAT IT IS. ))
SUPER=01-Christine Proffitt/Southeast Action Forum;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=is what it is
(----------------)
VO-NAT


But the Mission's director says the year-long residential program will actually improve the neighborhood.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 2 11:16:41
IN Q=Instead of living

((JOY SYLVESTER- JOHNSON/RESCUE MISSION OF ROANOKE: INSTEAD OF LIVING NEXT DOOR TO SOMEONE WHO IS A DRUG DEALER, OR LIVING NEXT DOOR TO SOMEONE WHO IS LIVING THE LIFESTYLE OF A SUBSTANCE ABUSER. IF A PERSON HAS BEEN THROUGH THIS PROGRAM, CHANCES ARE YOU'RE GOING TO GET BACK A GOOD CITIZEN AND A GOOD NEIGHBOR. ))
SUPER=01-Joy Sylvester-Johnson/Rescue Mission of Roanoke;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=a good neighbor
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Meanwhile, the group says it has the support of other neighborhood groups, and plans to continue its fight to prevent the expansion.
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P-C'burg-Fatal


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#597-24
GRAPHIC=fatal ax


One person was killed in a collision between a car and a truck loaded with cinderblocks this afternoon.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


The driver of this hatchback was exiting Interstate-81 onto Route EIGHT in Christiansburg.
The car apparently pulled out in front of a Marshall Concrete truck and was hit broadside in the driver's door.
Police say the victim's name will not be released until tomorrow.
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P-81-Wreck


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tal
TAPE#597-19

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


Just moments before-- a tractor trailer loaded with lumber overturned on I- 81 in Christiansburg.
The driver was pinned between the cab and the guardrail--
Rescue personnel say his injuries are not life-threatening.
One northbound lane between exits 114 and 118 was closed for cleanup.
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P-Bus-Holdup


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-D
GRAPHIC=NONE
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Camden, NJ/Tonight; :


In Camden, New Jersey, a gunman who commandeered a public bus and held the driver hostage has given up.
As the two emerged, the bus-driver had the suspect's gun and tossed it to a police officer.
The bus-driver and two passengers had been held for several hours late this afternoon.
Officials say the gunman fled from a robbery attempt.
SUPER=04-Earlier This Evening; :


He was being chased by authorities and exchanged shots with police-- one officer was grazed in the head, but no serious injuries were reported.
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P-Blue-Bird


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-20
GRAPHIC=None


More than four years ago, 200 people at the Blue Bird Plant were put out of work when the bus manufacturer shut down.
Since then, there's been speculation surrounding who might move into the site once occupied by one of Buena Vista's largest employers.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Buena Vista;


Today residents got an answer.
Buena Vista, Lexington, and Rockbridge County have signed a deal which will let (day-CHOMZ) Des Champs Laboratories expand its business into the former Blue Bird bus plant.
SUPER=03-Natural Bridge Station/File Tape;


(day-CHOMZ) Des Champs has another facility nearby where the company makes air quality control systems.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:28:12
IN Q=In the

((NICK DES CHAMPS/DES CHAMPS LABORATORIES: IN THE YEAR 2000 WE EXPECT 175 TO 200 EMPLOYEES IN EACH PLANT. IN THIS FACILITY IN BUENA VISTA AND IN THE ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY...The existing plant? DESCHAMPS: CORRECT.)) ((HAROLD KIDD/BUENA VISTA MAYOR: IT IS A RELIEF FOR ALL OF THE COMMUNITY TO FIND SOMEONE HERE. AND PUT I GUESS THE MAIN THING IS TO HAVE THIS PLACE EMPLOYED, HAVE A NUMBER OF PEOPLE WORKING HERE.))
SUPER=01-Nick Des Champs/Des Champs Laboratories; :01
SUPER=01-Harold Kidd/Buena Vista Mayor; :13
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=working here.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Some call the two- million- dollar Blue Bird sale a historic agreement because of the cooperation between three local governments.
Each one will get tax revenues from an industrial park going on another part of the site.
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P-L'burg-Council


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597=20
GRAPHIC=l;burg seal


The fate of Lynchburg's controversial trash tag system is on the line tonight.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


The repeal of the trash tag ordinance is one item on a lengthy city council agenda.
Council member Robert Garber has been pushing to get rid of the tags, saying the city doesn't need the revenue the system generates.
Trash tag supporters say getting rid of them would shorten the life of the city landfill and discourage recycling.
Garber announced two weeks ago he had the necessary votes to repeal the ordinance.
Council is still in session and "no" action has been taken yet.
(----------------)


toss-to-rre
ANCHOR=Connie
(toss to ROBIN REED)
SUPER=#565



tease#1

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


Tonight on Primetime Sports-- Tiger Woods returns to the links for his first tournament since winning the Masters.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


But first-- It's been more than just a corner store for some Southeast Roanoke residents...
Soon, though, it will make way for a drug store chain.
(----------------)

WEFC!!! go to break

P-DSC


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


An up and coming Roanoke company should add to Virginia's image as "The Silicon Dominion".
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Data Systems Consulting has a growing share of corporate clients, mostly in the life insurance industry.
The software development company has designed programs that put thousands of insurance forms on a single disk, saving field agents storage space and time.
The products have been impressive enough that G-E Capital just invested THREE-MILLION- dollars for a minority interest in the company.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:56:17
IN Q=It is

((RUSS ELLIS/DSC PRESIDENT AND CEO: IT IS A PROCESS THAT ALLOWS US TO EXPAND GREATLY IN THE TOOLS THAT WE BUILD AND BUILDING OUR OWN INFRASTRUCTURE, AND BRINGING MORE PEOPLE IN TO HELP US CREATE THIS PRODUCT.))
SUPER=01-Russ Ellis/DSC President and CEO;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=this product.
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


D-S-C began the year with 18 employees.
By the end of the year it expects that number to grow to 40.

P-Ridgetops


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=spr
TAPE#97-22
GRAPHIC=Roanoke County seal


Roanoke County is attempting to keep new businesses out of certain areas of the county.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


Thanks to a 45- thousand dollar gift from an un-named donor, the county plans to acquire 34 acres of land atop Green Ridge... to preserve its natural beauty.
Officials say this is just the first piece of property they hope to buy for the Ridgetop Protection Plan.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:00:22
IN Q=We in Roanoke

((BOB JOHNSON/SUPERVISOR'S CHAIRMAN: WE IN ROANOKE COUNTY, THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS AND THE STAFF ARE GOING TO WORK THROUGH THIS AS BEST WE CAN TO MAKE SURE WE TAKE A LOOK, A CONCERTED LOOK TO EACH RIDGE LINE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. ))
SUPER=01-Bob Johnson/Supervisor's Chairman;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=throughout the county
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The deal to purchase the Green Ridge property could be finalized by the end of the month.
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p-Nickens


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=jmc
TAPE#597-25
GRAPHIC=nickens


Harry Nickens wants another term on the Roanoke County board of supervisors.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./File Tape


The Vinton Democrat announced today he'll seek his party's nomination for another four-year term.
Nickens does have opposition for the nomination--
Vinton pharmacist David Chopski is also interested.
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P-Stapleton


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-23
GRAPHIC=None


A well known television personality passed away last night.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=04-Courtesy WSET; **keep super up until end of video**


Jim Stapleton began working for W-L-V-A radio in 1950, and helped it convert to television three years later.
For years, he worked as an anchorman, weatherman and host of a number of live programs, including the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon.
Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday morning in Lynchburg.
Stapleton died last night after a long battle with prostate cancer.
He was 74.
(----------------)
(take a break)

go to break

P-Galaxy


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#597-15
GRAPHIC=NONE


Residents of southeast Roanoke hope to keep their neighborhood grocery, but it now appears that a deal to sell the property will force the store to move.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The owners of the 9th Street Galaxy say they haven't received final notification from the property owners, but a spokesman for Revco confirms that the drugstore chain has signed a deal to put a new store on the site.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=The main thing

((THOMAS TEETER/SOUTHEAST ROANOKE RESIDENT: THE MAIN THING THAT'S BEEN BOTHERING ME IS THE WALKING TRAFFIC, THE ELDERLY PEOPLE, THE PEOPLE THAT DON'T HAVE CARS IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD. THIS IS THEIR ONLY SOURCE OF FOOD OR ANYTHING ELSE AROUND HERE.))
SUPER=01-Thomas Teeter/Southeast Roanoke Resident;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=anything else around here.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Owners of the grocery store say they would like to relocate, but finding another site in southeast Roanoke will be difficult.
The new Revco will carry a limited line of groceries including dairy products, but no fresh produce or meat.
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Forecasts
SUPER=X5000;
SUPER=330-Partly Cloudy/And Cool/42-44/Sun Early/Then Cloudy/65-68;
SUPER=331-Showers/Ending/44-48/Increasing/Clouds/65-70;
SUPER=332-Partly Cloudy/And Cool/40-42/Partly Cloudy/Wind SW-10/60-64;
SUPER=333-Mostly Cloudy/Light Winds/42-44/Partly Sunny/Wind SW-10/65-68;
SUPER=334-Showers Ending/Mostly Cloudy/40-42/Showers And/Breezy/60-62;
SUPER=X5001;


P-SIDS


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-22
GRAPHIC=SIDS


Each year, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome claims the lives of about seven-thousand children.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Testing begins this week on a new theory, that Breathe Right Nasal Strips may help prevent SIDS.
Athletes have worn them for years, to help increase their ability to breathe.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 16:56:58
IN Q=To the extent

((DR. MARTIN SCHARF/SLEEP DISORDERS SPECIALIST: TO THE EXTENT THAT THE AIRWAY IS INVOLVED AND TO THE EXTENT THAT SOME OF THESE FACTORS INVOLVE INCREASE DIFFICULTY BREATHING WHICH CAN CAUSE OXYGEN DROPS, WE THINK ANYTHING THAT WILL KEEP THE NASAL AIRWAY SHOULD MAKE A DIFFERENCE. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. Martin Scharf/Sleep Disorders Specialist; :
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=make a difference.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Tests involve a modified version of the strips, and babies with an increased risk of SIDS-- who are already hooked to heart monitors when they sleep.
If the monitors sound less frequently, researchers say it could be an important step.
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P-Pain-Drug


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-16
GRAPHIC=Chronic Pain


Everyone experiences pain at some time or another.
But chronic pain is another thing, it can be relentless.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=The pain at times
SUPER=03-Komo Park, CA; :07
SUPER=01-Steve Cole/Cancer Patient; :33
SUPER=01-Paul Goddard/Neurex Corp. CEO; :58
RUNS=1:24
OUT Q=were before.

((
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:48:03
IN Q=The pain at

((STEVE COLE: THE PAIN AT TIMES FEELS LIKE SOMEBODY STICKS A KNIFE IN MY RIBS AND JUST TWISTS IT. ))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=just twists it.


As Steve Cole did, most patients eventually turn to morphine for relief-- but the narcotic may bring about a host of side effects-- from loss of appetite, to decreasing effectiveness.
Now, though, scientists think they've found an alternative.
It's a drug called S-N-X-one-eleven.
Cole, finally found relief from the pain brought about by his 31 year battle with cancer.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:48:53
IN Q=The pain just

((STEVE COLE: THE PAIN JUST PLUMMETED. WITHIN HOURS OF THEM PUTTING IT IN THE PUMP, I FELT SO MUCH BETTER.))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=so much better.


A nearly accidental discovery, S-N-X-one-eleven originally came from the venom of poisonous cone snails, found off the Philippine coast.
At California's Neurex Corporation, they say their synthetic version literally blocks pain signals as they travel through the spinal cord to the brain.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:49:37
IN Q=What we have

((PAUL GODDARD/CEO, NEUREX CORP.: WHAT WE HAVE FOUND IN OUR STUDIES, BOTH IN THE LABORATORY AND IN THE CLINIC, IS THAT SNX-111 IS ABOUT A THOUSAND TIMES MORE POTENT THAN MORPHINE.))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=morphine


But unlike morphine, and other narcotics, SNX-111 has none of the debilitating side effects of those drugs: patients are alert, have an appetite and do not build up a tolerance to the drug.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:51:04
IN Q=Don't get me wrong

((STEVE COLE: DON'T GET ME WRONG, I STILL HAVE PAIN, FROM TIME. I HAVE GOOD DAYS AND BAD DAYS, BUT THERE'S A WHOLE LOT MORE GOOD DAYS THAN THERE WERE BEFORE. ))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=were before.

))
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


The Neurex Corporation is hoping for F-D-A approval by the end of the year.

P-Contacts


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-21
GRAPHIC=eye care


Up to 20 million people who wear disposable contact lenses will be seeing green soon.
Under a nationwide settlement between a top contact lens maker
and 26 states, including Virginia-- (----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :

millions will be eligible for a 35-dollar rebate.
The agreement settles civil complaints that CIBA Vision unlawfully limited the sale of its contact lenses through discount outlets, driving up prices.
The settlement still must be approved by a federal judge.
(----------------)


cool-video


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


A serious message now, for our Video of the Day.
It's the latest in a series of public service announcements-- aimed at preventing some of the thousands of injuries, and deaths each year-- on the country's railway crossings and intersections.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 20:17:18
IN Q=Nat then You chose

((YOU CHOSE TO WALK ON THE RAILROAD TRACKS.THIS IS THE NEXT SIXTY SECONDS OF YOUR LIFE: AMERICA'S ROADS CAN BE HIGHWAYS OR DIEWAYS. THE CHOICE IS YOURS. ))
SUPER=75-/Public Service Announ.; :01 QUICK!!
RUNS=:29
OUT Q=the choice is yours.
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SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-26
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME BIG


Tonight on Primetime sports here on WEFC, the Avalanche and Hillcats are still waiting to play each other for the first time this year.
Seattle lowers the Sonic boom on the Rockets, Portland has a new coach and there was a Tiger sighting in Dallas.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#


But first, hall of famer K.C. Jones took on a new challenge today as the former Celtics' coach and player accepted the challenge of coaching the New England Blizzard in the women's American Basketball League.
He does know how to win. He's been a part of 12 championship teams with the Celtics.
Now the scores.
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wipe to boards!!!
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5012;
SUPER=0094-j/Cave Spring/7//Patrick Henry/0//Jeff Lewis - 10 Strikeouts/;
SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-j/Seattle/2//Milwaukee/1////Toronto/0/j/Detroit/4///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/New York/4//Minnesota/2/6//j/Baltimore/7//Oakland/3///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/Boston/0//Kansas City/9/7///Chicago/0//Anaheim/0/1//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/St. Louis/2/j/Philadelphia/3////San Diego/3//Montreal/7/8//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/San Francisco/4//Cincinnati/1/9///Houston/3//New York/4/9//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0092-/Florida/10//Atlanta/3/8///Los Angeles/1//Chicago/0/8//;
SUPER=X5028;
SUPER=0096-j/Seattle/100//Houston/94//Houston Leads Series

3-to-2//Atlanta/27//Chicago/33/2/Game Five/;
RUNS=:40

oc...LAST SCORE.
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go to break

SP-Avalanche


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=CL-97
GRAPHIC=Hillcats/Avalanche


The much anticipated Carolina League baseball series between Lynchburg and Salem will have to wait another day.
(----------------)
VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Salem/This Afternoon; :00


Tonight's game between the two minor league clubs was rained out. Showers started around 6:30; forcing the Avalanche grounds crew to cover the infield. But the puddles began filling the tarp quickly and the game was called.
Salem did get batting and fielding practice in. Tomorrow; the Avalanche will travel to Lynchburg for a two game stint that wraps up Thursday. Although this series marks the first meeting of the season between Salem and Lynchburg; it's importance is no greater than any other three game stint.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="You

((JEFF BANISTER/LYNCHBURG MANAGER:YOU CAN'T PUT ANY HIGH EXPECTATIONS ON ANY SERIES. YOU WANT TO GO OUT AND PLAY YOUR BEST AND HOPEFULLY YOU CAN COME AWAY WINNING THE SERIES BUT ITT'S A LONG SEASON IF YOU START PUTTING EXPECTATIONS ON ONE SERIES THEN YOU'RE KINDA ASKING YOUR YOUNG GUYS TO DO A LITTLE TOO MUCH.))
SUPER=01-Jeff Banister/Lynchburg Manager; :00
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=...do a little too much"
(----------------)
VO-NAT(Con't)


Salem manager Bill "Moose" McGuire has lead his team to a 4 wins in it's last 6 and agrees with Banister that these games with Lynchburg mean a great deal; just like every series the Avalanche plays.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="it doesn't

((BILL MOOSE MCGUIRE/AVALANCHE MANAGER: IT DOESN'T REALLY MATTER IF IT'S LYNCHBURG OUT THERE OR PRINCE WILLIAM. I THINK THAT ONE OF THE THINGS BANISTER SAID ABOUT MAKING MISTAKES. THAT IS KEY. YOU CAN'T GIVE THE OTHER TEAM FOUR OUTS IN AN INNING. YOU DO; AND IT'S GONNA BE IN FOR A LONG NOTE:))
SUPER=01-Bill "Moose" McGuire/Avalanche Manager; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=...for a long night"
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SP-MLB


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S6-27
GRAPHIC=ORIOLES


The Baltimore Orioles continue to lead the way in the American League.
Earlier tonight out west they beat the A's 7-to-3 to improve their American League best record to 25-and-11.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Oakland, CA/Orioles vs. A's; :00


B.J. Surhoff was the man tonight for the Orioles as he hit a two run double and a two run homer to key the win.
Surhoff also bunted for a single to go 3-for-4 for the game.
SUPER=35-Baltimore/7/Oakland/3;


He has now racked up 11 rbis in his last three games.
The Orioles have now won three in a row.
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Sp-NBA


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


The Seattle Supersonics were on the verge of elimination tonight as the Rockets had them on their home court down 3-games to 1.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Houston/TNT - Game 5; :00


Clyde Drexler takes the rock to the hole on the drive to get the Rockets on the board in the fourth quarter.
But by then it was too late. The Sonics got a great effort for Peyton, Kemp,
Hawkins and solid bench play from SUPER=32-Seattle/100/Houston/94/Rockets Lead

3-to-2; Terry Cummings, as the Sonics force game six Thursday in Seattle.
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SP-Blazers


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


Another team made a coaching change in the NBA this evening as the Portland Trailblazers tabbed Mike Dunleavy to replace P.J. Carlesimo.
Dunleavy hasn't had much success lately, his four teams in Milwaukee each had losing seasons.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="The reason...

((MIKE DUNLEAVY/NEW BLAZERS HEAD COACH:))
SUPER=01-Mike Dunleavy/New Blazers Head Coach; :00
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=...OUT THERE."
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Sp-Tiger


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-2
GRAPHIC=TIGER WOODS


Tiger Woods is back on the prowl this week. After taking a month off the PGA tour after his Masters win exactly one month ago Tiger makes his comeback at
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Irving, TX; :00


this week's Byron Nelson Classic in Irving, Texas.
His appearance has forced tournament officials to beef up crowd control measures by adding additional course marshalls and Dallas area police officers.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="We understand...

((TIGER WOODS/BACK ON TOUR THIS WEEK:))
SUPER=01-Tiger Woods/Back On Tour This Week; ;12
RUNS=:31
OUT Q=...play golf."
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bye
ANCHOR=Connie


That's all for us-- but for more news in 30- minutes Jean Jadhon will be Primetime, see you tomorrow, goodnight. along with NEWS-7 at 11 over on WDBJ-7. Thanks for watching NEWS-7