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Next on News 7-
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The Roanoke rescue mission wants to expand- but that's not good news to some folks.
The man charged with killing Bill Cosby's son- enters a plea in court.
Plus a preview of the Miss Universe pageant.
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Wx-Heads
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A fast changing weather pattern brings sun, clouds and rain, all in one day. Your forecast is just ahead.

MEDICAL-HEADS


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The latest news from the Medical front including new ideas on chronic pain. 2-SHOT
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SOT 10:30:01
IN Q=I don't

((I DON'T WANT ROANOKE CITY TO BE A MAGNET FOR THESE TYPES OF PEOPLE. I WANT TO KEEP IT NICE. ))
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Not everyone is welcoming an expansion at the Roanoke Rescue Mission.
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Good Evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.
Roanoke's Rescue Mission wants to open its doors much wider.
It's planning a five-million dollar expansion, which includes housing for drug-addicted women with children.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But some residents are NOT feeling very neighborly about the idea.
They fear existing problems in Southeast Roanoke could escalate.
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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;
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OUT Q=is what it is
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But the Mission's director says the year-long residential program will actually improve the neighborhood.
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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;
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OUT Q=a good neighbor
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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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5-Galaxy


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A neighborhood grocery store in southeast Roanoke will apparently have to move, now that a deal to sell the property is in the works.
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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.
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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;
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OUT Q=anything else around here.
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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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5-C'burg-Fatal


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One person is dead following a collision between a car and a truck loaded with cinderblocks.
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SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


The driver of this hatchback was exiting Interstate-81 onto route eight in Christiansburg.
Police say the car pulled out in front of a Marshall Concrete truck and was hit broadside in the driver's door.
The driver of the car died en route to the hospital.
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5-81-Wreck


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wipe wipe wipe
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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, but according to rescue personnel, his injuries are not life-threatening.
One northbound lane between exits 114 and 118 is still closed.
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5-Markhasev-Arraign


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The 18 year old accused of killing Ennis Cosby- pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles.
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SUPER=04-Court Artist: Bill Robles;


Mikhail Markhasev is charged with attempted robbery and first degree murder-
Prosecutors say Markhasev gunned down Bill Cosby's son Ennis in January.
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27 year old Cosby had stopped on a freeway exit to change a flat tire.
Markhasev's attorneys say they may request the trial be moved out of L-A.
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((HENRY HALL/DEFENSE ATTORNEY: IF WE END UP WITH A BUNCH OF ONE SIDED PUBLICITY. IF OUR STUDIES SHOW WE CAN NOT RECEIVE A FAIR TRIAL IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY, WE WILL MAKE A MOTION TO CHANGE VENUE.))
SUPER=01-Henry Hall/Defense Attorney;
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OUT Q=A CHANGE OF VENUE."
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Markhasev is a reputed street gang member and a Ukrainian immigrant.
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5-Ok-Trial


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It's the defense's turn to question a key witness in the Oklahoma City Bombing trial.
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SUPER=@file;


Timothy McVeigh's lawyers are trying to emphasize that Michael Fortier is testifying under a plea agreement- and that his story has changed since the bombing.
Fortier delivered strong testimony yesterday saying McVeigh told him about plans to bomb the building- even boasted about turning a truck into a bomb.
The defense is trying to damage Fortier's credibility, saying he used and sold drugs and lied to authorities.
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There's much more heading your way on NEWS-7 at FIVE-
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It's a big day in Buena Vista-- as a deal to buy the old Blue Bird plant is now a done deal.
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Anchor=Connie


Wondering if that next bite of food, or meal out will make you sick?
The government says you shouldn't have to worry-- we'll hear the plans to improve the safety of our food. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean


Also coming up-- a live report from Salem Memorial Stadium-
Anchor=Connie


The Hillcats are in town for a few games...stick around. cc sponsor
Comm Break#1


5-council-salaries


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Roanoke City Council members and the mayor will see fatter paychecks next year.
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Last night council approved the 1997-98 budget including its own pay raises.
Lynda Wyatt and Nelson Harris were the only council members to vote against the pay increase.
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IN Q=well, I didn't

((NELSON HARRIS/COUNCIL MEMBER: WELL, I DIDN'T FEEL THE COUNCIL AND THE MAYOR DESERVED A RAISE. I FELT LIKE THE LEVEL OF COMPENSATION WAS ADEQUATE. I FELT LIKE THE INCREASES WERE FAR AND ABOVE WHAT THE AVERAGE CITY WORKER GOT, AND I FELT THAT WAS UNFAIR )) ((DAVID BOWERS/ROANOKE MAYOR: IF YOU LOOK AT THE FACTS OVER THE YEARS, AS OTHER EMPLOYEES HAVE BEEN GETTING THEIR PAY RAISES, MEMBERS OF COUNCIL DID NOT GET PAY RAISES. AND IF YOU CALCULATE THAT, THEN COUNCIL SHOULD BE GETTING 16 THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THEIR SERVICE))
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A final vote on the budget is set for next week.

5-DSC


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An up and coming Roanoke company should add to Virginia's image as "The Silicon Dominion".
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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.
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((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.))
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D-S-C began the year with 18 employees.
By the end of the year it expects that number to grow to 40.

5-Blue-Bird


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The day Buena Vista residents have been waiting for finally arrived.
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The Blue Bird bus plant, vacant for more than four years, will soon have a new tenant.
(day-CHOMZ) Des Champs Laboratories, plus the governments of Buena Vista, Lexington, and Rockbridge County, have signed a deal-
It should have Des Champs making its air quality control systems in Buena Vista within two months.
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((NICK DES CHAMPS/DES CHAMPS LABORATORIES: WE'VE GOT NEW PRODUCTS THAT ARE COMING ON LINE PLUS OUR STANDARD PRODUCTS THAT SHOULD GENERATE SALES OF ABOUT 58 MILLION DOLLARS BY THE YEAR 2000.))
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OUT Q=year 2000.
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SUPER=03-Natural Bridge Station/File Tape;


Within the next few years Des Champs expects to have about 175 employees at its current facility in Natural Bridge Station and the same number at its new plant in Buena Vista.
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The latest production at Mill Mountain Theater- is set in a French cafe, and brings together an unlikely duo.
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STOCKS BUMP NEXT

5-MMT


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Mill Mountain Theater is bringing together two of the greatest minds in human history: Picaso and Einstein. Now the question is what will they talk about?
Today details on the Steve Martin play, "Picasso at the (la-PAHN ah-jheel) Lapin Agile". TOSS TO PATRICK ON RECORD SET
SUPER=21-Patrick Evans;
SUPER=01-Bruce Racond/"Einstein";
SUPER=01-Terrance Flynn/"Picasso";
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TOSS TO ROBIN IN CHROMAKEY
Forecasts
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Tiger tees off with Fuzzy--details in tonight's Two Minute Sports Ticker.
ANCHOR=Connie


Typically, patients suffering chronic pain don't have too many options for treating their symptoms.
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Now, though, researchers are hopeful they've found the key-- an accidental discovery, that may really block pain.
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SOT 10:50:40
IN Q=The pain control

((THE PAIN CONTROL WE'RE SEEING FROM SNX-111 IS PHENOMENAL. I'VE NEVER WORKED WITH A MEDICATION BEFORE, WHERE I SEE PAIN CONTROL SO COMPLETE AS SNX-111.))
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OUT Q=so complete.

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six-preview


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SUPER=@Tracy1;
SUPER=22-Blacksburg;


Good Evening, I'm Tracy Altizer.
School will soon be out for the summer, and many educators are already sweating over what changes the fall may bring.
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SUPER=03-Wythe Co.;


They're worried about the proposed new standards of accreditation for Virginia's public schools.
Many critics fear more emphasis on academics and less time for electives may actually hurt some students.
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SOT 5:56:03
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((POLLY MILLER/FT. CHISWELL HOME-EC TEACHER: EVEN THOUGH WE THINK THE ACADEMIC TEACHERS DO A GOOD JOB, IT MIGHT INCREASE DROPOUT RATES. IT'S HARD TO KEEP A LOT OF THE STUDENTS INTERESTED TILL 12TH GRADE AS IT IS NOW. ))
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OUT Q=as it is now.
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The state is not expected to finalize the standards until sometime in June.
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Many critics also fear that won't leave enough time to plan the courses, hire additional teachers, buy textbooks, etcetera.
double boxes Jean/TRACY


Jean, we'll take a more in-depth look at the standards and the controversies as we continue our series Raising the Bar on News-7 at Six.
ANCHOR=Jean


Thanks Tracy-- we'll be watching.

5-Pain-Drug


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Everyone, at some time or another experiences pain-- from menstrual cramps, to headaches-- the possibilities are endless.
Some though, experience pain so acute and chronic that it affects the way they live their lives.
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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
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((
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((STEVE COLE: THE PAIN AT TIMES FEELS LIKE SOMEBODY STICKS A KNIFE IN MY RIBS AND JUST TWISTS IT. ))
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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.
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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.))
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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.
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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.))
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But unlike morphine, and other narcotics, snx-one-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.
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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. ))
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OUT Q=were before.

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SS=HOLD


The Neurex Corporation hopes SNX-11 will be given F-D-A approval by the end of the year.

5-Food-Safety


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Combatting the hidden dangers of food-borne illnesses.
The Clinton Administration wants something done-- to prevent millions from getting sick each year.
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IN Q=Vice President Al Gore
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Vice President Al Gore has unveiled a five point plan to educate the public about food safety.
The strategy includes developing new tests to prevent contamination, and improving the way food is handled in restaurants and homes.
There will also be more food inspectors out working the beat.
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IN Q=Ensuring the

((VICE PRESIDENT AL GORE:ENSURING THE SAFETY AND INTEGRITY OF AMERICA'S FOOD SUPPLY IS NOT SOMETHING THAT ANY INDIVIDUAL OR INSTITUTION OR INDUSTRY CAN DO ALONE. IT IS, OF COURSE, A CHALLENGE THAT WE MUST MEET SUCCESSFULLY TOGETHER -- CONSUMERS, PRODUCERS, INDUSTRIES, UNIVERSITIES, PHYSICIANS AND GOVERNMENT ALL WORKING TOGETHER. ))
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IN Q=We the families

((LAURIE GERAND/MOTHER OF VICTIM: WE, THE FAMILIES OF VICTIMS, ARE UNITED IN A SINGLE VISION. THE ONLY GOOD THAT WE CAN DERIVE FROM OUR SUFFERING IS IN ENSURING THAT IT IS NOT REPEATED. ))
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Laurie Gerand's daughter died after she drank apple juice, tainted with a strain of E. coli bacteria.
She wasn't alone, some nine-thousand Americans-- mostly the very young, or elderly, die each year, sickened by their food.
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5-Germs


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TAPE#597-23
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CBS is exploring some of the issues surrounding bugs, bacteria and germs.
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VO-NAT


Tonight, part two of the series Germ Warfare.
Last night, a frightening look at germs on the things we touch every day-- like automated teller machines.
Tonight, correspondent John Roberts will report on how some companies are cashing in on germ concerns of Americans-- with new products aimed at killing bacteria.
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2-SHOT Connie
Turns out, they are not as effective as you might think.
That story tonight, on the CBS Evening News, right after News 7 at SIX.

S5-Salem


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Welcome to your Tuesday ticker everyone. The Lynchburg Hillcats are in town tonight for the first of a three game series with the Salem Avalanche. MIKE/STEVE DOUBLE BOX
Steve Mason joins us from Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium for a pre game report. Steve.
ANCHOR=steve


Mike, this is the first meeting of the season between the two in state
rivals. Lynchburg comes in having won 7 of it's last 10.SUPER=@Steve1; :
SUPER=22-Salem; :

The Hillcats are in second place in the Northern Division and their bats have been strong of late.
Salem is in last place in the Southern Division, but the Avalanche is showing signs of life-- winning 4 of their last 6.
LIVE=2-SHOTsteve/guest


Salem Manager Bill McGuire joins us, Moose talk about playing the cats for the first time this season. What can fans expect?
SUPER=01-Bill "Moose" McGuire/Avalanche Manager; :
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LIVE=STEVE FULL


Thanks Moose-- gametime tonight is 7 and we will have the highlights later on this evening.
SUPER=22-Salem;
STEVE/MIKE DOUBLE BOXES


Mike, I will see you again at 6.


S5-Tiger


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WRITER=Mike
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Tiger Woods hasn't played a PGA event since he won the Masters back on April 13th, but he's back on the tour this week
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Irving, TX; :00


at the Byron Nelson Classic in Irving, Texas.
It's his first event with Fuzzy Zoeller, since Fuzzy's unfortunate racial remarks. But Tiger isn't looking for a confrontation this week.
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IN Q="Just have...

((TIGER WOODS/BACK ON TOUR THIS WEEK:))
SUPER=01-Tiger Woods/Back On Tour This Week; ;00
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OUT Q=...play well."
ANCHOR=Mike
SS=TWO MINUTE TICKER


More sports coming up at six, have a safe night everybody. take a break

5-Miss-Universe


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Beauty Queens from around the globe are in Miami Beach.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Miami;


They're kicking up their heels as they rehearse for Friday's Miss Universe Pageant.
The oldest competitor--Miss USA-
At 26- she's excited to compete on home turf.
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SOT 10:16:42
IN Q=

((BROOKE LEE/MISS USA: IT FEELS REALLY GOOD TO BE MISS USA ESPECIALLY SINCE THE MISS UNIVERSE PAGEANT HAPPENED TO BE IN THE USA. I FEEL LIKE I'M HOME CAUSE I AM HOME.))
SUPER=01-Brooke Lee/Miss USA;
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=I am home."
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VO-NAT


Lee is from Hawaii but she says the palm trees in Florida make her feel like she's at home.
The Miss Universe Pageant is Friday night right here on Your Hometown Station.
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(ROBIN tosses to Jean)
ANCHOR=Jean


That's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE-- for more news later tonight-- full screen
Join Connie Stevens for our local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime-- tonight at 10 on WEFC. See you later, Goodnight ANCHOR=Jean