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ANCHOR=Eric
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WRITER=eea
TAPE#Heads
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Coming up next on News 7 at 11...
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A pickup truck collides with a car, sending six people to the hospital in Botetourt county.
B-52 pilot Kelly Flinn says she wants to leave the Airforce to avoid a court-martial.
And rebel troops meet cheering crowds as they enter the capital of Zaire.
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ANCHOR=Eric
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News 7 at 11 is next.

Botetourt-Ax


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
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TAPE#=97-18
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Multiple injuries reported tonight in Botetourt County after a car and a truck collide.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Botetourt Co.;


The accident happened at the corner of Alternate 220 and Read Mountain Road.

According to witnesses, the driver of the pick-up truck apparently ran a red light and struck a car.
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SOT 09.11.20 - 09.11.36
IN Q=One was in

((SGT. R.A. BLACK/ Virginia State Police: ONE WAS IN THE PICK-UP TRUCK AND ONE WAS ON THE GROUND WHEN INVESTIGATORS ARRIVED. HE EITHER CLIMBED OUT OR WAS THROWN OUT.))
SUPER=01-Sgt. R.A. Black/Virginia State Police;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=was thrown out.


Six people were injured in the accident and taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Their condition is not known at this time.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Accident


The accident caused severe traffic back-ups along both roads. Officials are still investigating what caused it.

Flinn


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
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The Air Force has rejected pilot Kelly Flinn's request for a discharge instead of a courtmartial.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file


Flinn, the country's first female B-52 pilot, faces the courtmartial on Tuesday, for having two affairs, one with a married civilian, and then disobeying orders to stay away from him.
Flinn was asking for an honorable discharge.
If convicted in the court-martial, she could be dismissed from the military and spend up to 9 and a half years in prison.
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Hillary


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
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The pressure is building on First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


There are news reports that Independent counsel Kenneth Starr has subpoenaed notes that White House lawyers took while meeting with Mrs. Clinton.
Some law professors say he shouldn't get them.
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IN Q=It would mean
((SOT-ADAM KURLAND, HOWARD UNIVERSITY LAW PROFESSOR;

IT WOULD MEAN THAT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES IS DENIED THE ROUTINE PROTECTION THAT A C.E.O. OF A CORPORATION HAS. AND THAT REALLY GOES A LONG WAY IN UNDERMINING THE FUNDAMENTAL VALUES OF THE ATTORNEY-CLIENT PRIVILEGE. ))
SUPER=01-Adam Kurland/Howard University;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=attorney-client privilege
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But a former counsel to President Bush says the first lady should not be using government attorneys for a private matter.
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IN Q=I don't believe

((C. BOYDEN GREY, FMR. COUNSEL TO PRES. BUSH; I DON'T BELIEVE THE TAXPAYERS YOU AND I SHOULD HAVE TO PAY FOR THEIR DEFENSE OF SOMETHING THEY DID -- BEFORE THEY BECAME FEDERAL OFFICIALS. ))
SUPER=01-C. Boyden Grey/Former White House Counsel;
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=became federal officials
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The issue of the notes is now before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Zaire


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=eea
TAPE#=NET
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A new government appears to be forming in Zaire tonight.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Kinshasa, Zaire;


Rebel troops streamed into the capital city Kinshasa today.
For the most part they were met by cheering crowds.
There was some gunfire, and at least 2 people were killed.
Rebel Leader Laurent Kabila is calling himself president, and says the country should now be called the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
At a press conference, Kabila's words in English were brief.
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SOT 15:16:45
IN Q=very happy

((LAURENT KABIL/REBEL LEADER; VERY HAPPY... TO SUCCEED; ))
SUPER=01-Laurent Kabila/Rebel Leader; quick!!
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OUT Q=to succeed
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United Nations officials are urging both sides to stop fighting.
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SOT 20:08:51
IN Q=have not given up

((KOFI ANNAN/UN SECRETARY GENERAL; HAVE NOT GIVEN UP THE HOPE OF TRYING TO GET THE PARTIES TO ACCEPT SOME SORT OF TRANSITIONAL ARRANGEMENT AND THEREFORE AVOID BLOODY CONFLICT IN THE CAPITAL CITY KINSHASA. ))
SUPER=01-Kofi Annan/UN Secretary General;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=capital city Kinshasa
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VO-NAT


A U.S. evacuation team is stationed across the border in Brazzaville, Congo.
So far they have NOT received word to evacuate the 300 Americans in Zaire.
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Fatal-Ax


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=Fatal Accident


A car wreck in Rockbridge County yesterday afternoon left one teenager dead.
State police say 14-year-old Barbara Ellen Lamb was a passenger in a truck driven by Jason W. McManama.
Police say McManama was speeding around a curve on route 7-10.
He swerved off the right side of the road and hit an embankment.
Lamb was thrown from the truck, and died at the scene.

Radford-Fire


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-21
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Fire destroyed a Radford home. Fire fighters were called to the 25-hundred block of Third Street around 3-30 this morning.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Radford;


The house was fully engulfed when fire fighters arrived.
Crews from Radford and Fairlawn battled the blaze for hours.
But in the end there was nothing they could do.
No one was home when the blaze started and there were no reported injuries.
The fire is still under investigation, but officials say it does not appear to be suspicious.
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Bramblett


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-35
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A murder suspect's past criminal record may eventually be the difference between life and death.
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SUPER=@FILE;

use file tape E-Bramblett, 97-29; S-Bramblett, 97-17.
Earl Bramblett is suspected of killing a Vinton family of four, three years ago.
According to published reports, if convicted, prosecutors in the case plan to show evidence possibly linking Bramblett to other crimes including sexual assaults of teenagers and drug offenses.
If convicted of the Vinton killings, the jury could consider the other allegations when deciding to give him life in prison or the death penalty.
Defense attorneys are asking that a trial scheduled for next month be postponed so they can review any new charges or allegations.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Bramblett, Earl


A hearing is scheduled for next week.

VMI-Graduation


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
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TAPE#=97-25
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The 1997 commencement ceremony marked a new era for the Virginia Military Institute.
So far 31 women have reserved a spot in next year's freshman class.
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SOT 11:55:57
IN Q=FOR THIS CLASS HAS PLAYED

((FOR THIS CLASS HAS PLAYED A PIVOTAL ROLE IN REVITALIZING OUR SACRED HONOR CODE AND HAS LED THE WAY WITH MATURITY IN PREPARING TO BRING WOMEN INTO THE CORPS IN THE COMING YEAR AND HISTORY WILL JUDGE YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS WELL.))
SUPER=01-Gen. J.H. Binford Peay/U.S. Central Command;
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OUT Q=YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS WELL
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington;


General Peay (PEA) encouraged the graduates to use their leadership skills out in the real world.
And many graduates say these skills are some of the most important gifts they received at V-M-I.
And though they don't know what the future holds for the school they say if administrators stick to the traditions the school will remain strong.
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SOT 12:42:58
IN Q=I DON'T BELIEVE

((GARY NETZER/VMI GRADUATE: I DON'T BELIEVE IT WILL, I THINK THAT THEY'RE PRETTY MUCH, THE TRADITIONS ARE PRETTY MUCH IMPORTANT HOW THEY ARE AND THEY'RE GOING TO TRY TO KEEP THEM THAT WAY.)) ((TERRY MINOR/VMI GRADUATE: EACH CLASS IS GOING TO BE THE SAME WITH THE HONOR SYSTEM AND THE SKILLS YOU LEARN. IT'S REAL SPECIAL TO THE LAST MALE CLASS BUT THERE'S REALLY NOT THAT MUCH OF A DIFFERENCE.))
SUPER=01-Gary Netzer/VMI Graduate; :00
SUPER=01-Terry Minor/VMI Graduate; :09
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=MUCH OF A DIFFERENCE
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172 men received diplomas from V-M-I this morning.
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Doug-Covington


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-22
GRAPHIC=Covington, Douglas


Officials at a local university met for a second time today to agree on a contract for their president.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Radford;


Radford University President Douglas Covington has been in office for almost two years.
He submitted a draft to the school's executive board two months ago, but the board was unable to come to an agreement.
Today, the board approved a four-year contract that will be drawn-up on Monday.
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SOT 08.53.33 - 08.35.57
IN Q=We share each

((DOUGLAS COVINGTON/RADFORD UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT: WE SHARE EACH OTHER'S VISION. WE HAVE A STRATEGIC PLAN SO MY FULL EFFORTS ARE GOING TO BE DEVOTED TO GALVANIZING SUPPORT FOR THAT STRATEGIC PLAN.))
SUPER=01-Douglas Covington/Radford University President;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=that strategic plan.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Covington, Douglas


There's no word yet on the terms of the contract.

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Still to come on News 7 at Six-- Pittsylvania County honors a fallen hero today, we'll have the story,
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and there are no new leads in the search for the killer of JonBenet Ramsey -- but plenty of negotiations.
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Ramsey


ANCHOR=Eric
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The investigation into JonBenet Ramsey's murder has turned into a negotiations battle.
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Sources say the DNA tests results show nothing unusual, but have not been revealed to the Ramsey's.
Attorney's for the Ramsey's are battling to get the test results as well as the original copy of the ransom note left by JonBenet's killer.
They want to have their own experts look at the letter.
Patsy Ramsey is scheduled to give the police a fifth handwriting sample sometime next week.
An appointment to get the sample last week was canceled.
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Mir


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Space Shuttle


The space shuttle Atlantis has completed a rescue mission of sorts.
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VO-NAT


Atlantis docked with the Russian Mir space station today.
They brought along an oxygen generator to replace the one that caught fire on the station.
They also came to pick up U.S. astronaut Jerry Linenger.
Linenger endured the fire, high temperatures and other problems aboard Mir.
As he came aboard Atlantis he said it's good to be back on American soil.
He was replaced on Mir by astronaut Michael Foale.
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WebWatch


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=eea
TAPE#=WebWatch
GRAPHIC=WebWatch


If you want to find out more about the balanced budget deal in congress, you can look it up on the web. FULL SCREEN WEBWATCH
It's one of the sites featured in this week's WebWatch.
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IN Q=The Health Answers
SUPER=04-File Tape; :00 -quick
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(( House speaker Newt Gingrich announced the creation of the site yesterday...
The documents include letters from Gingrich and Senator Trent Lott to the president, and a summary of the agreement...
You can't actually view the documents on the page, you have to download them in Acrobat or Wordperfect format.

If the baby's sick and you don't know where to call, you can find some help on line...
The health answers site will tell you, for example, when a temperature is considered a fever, what and how much medicine to use based on age and weight.
The site covers all kinds of medical questions, and tells you when you should go ahead and call your doctor.

If you just can't get enough broccoli, here's another serving... check out Broccoli-dot-com where you can visit the Broccoli institute and more about your favorite veggie.
Mom's kitchen serves up recipes...
And there's even a kids area, where they can play broccoli tic tac toe and other things... if this doesn't make them eat it, nothing will

If you can't find any more beanie babies, you can at least look at them at this week's Kids Site.
The Ty site lists all things "beanie"... some of them even have their own pages... and the serious collector won't want to be without the official check list.

To satisfy your beanie-obsession, and to find all the other sites we've mentioned, click on WebWatch, on the WDBJ web site... at www-dot-wdbj7-dot com.))

Medal-Valor


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-23
GRAPHIC=none


One man's act of kindness cost him his life.
Today the Pittsylvania Board of Supervisors and the county's Historical Society handed out the First Pittsylvania County Medal of Valor.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Chatham;


In the summer of 1985, Leonard Swanson Hutcherson gave up his own life in an attempt to save the life of three year old Jonathan Wayne Ayers.
Today, the county presented his family with the award.
Officials say the medal of valor is a symbol of their appreciation of Hutcherson's courage and giving ways.
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On-Record


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-19
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The Roanoke Wildlife Rescue needs a second chance.
The organization which helps sick and injured animals is trying to save its home.
Denise Allen has more.
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SUPER=01-Stacey Kessinger/Roanoke Wildlife Rescue Dir.; :47
SUPER=01-Sgt. Bill Bandy/Salem Animal Control; 1:18
SUPER=@Denise2; 1:33
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OUT Q=News 7


((Dorothy Runion and other volunteers give sick and injured animals a new lease on life.
The organization's home sits on 23 acres in south Roanoke County--land that's now in the hands of a developer.
SOT 03:02:25
IN Q=I AM CURRENTLY

((DOROTHY RUNION/ROANOKE WILDLIFE RESCUE DIR.: I AM CURRENTLY ON MY GRANDMOTHER'S PROPERTY AND WE HAD A FAIRLY REASONABLE UNDERSTANDING THAT I WOULD BE ALLOWED TO CONTINUE MY WILDLIFE AGENCY AT THAT LOCATION. BUT UNFORTUNATELY SOME FAMILY MEMBERS HAD A DIFFERENT IDEA AND THEY'RE TRYING TO SELL THE PROPERTY.))
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=SELL THE PROPERTY


Now the Roanoke Wildlife Rescue is in the mists of an eight month fundraising campaign to buy back the property.
Area middle and high school students have raised 25-hundred dollars for the cause.
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SOT 05:31:13
IN Q=but mainly we

((STACEY KESSINGER/ROANOKE WILDLIFE RESCUE MARKETING DIR.: BUT MAINLY WE NEED CORPORATE SPONSORS. PEOPLE WHO ARE GOING TO BE THERE TO STAY. THE FUNDRAISERS ARE GREAT AND WE ABSOLUTELY NEED THAT. BUT WE ALSO NEED ON GOING MONEY COMING INTO THE AGENCY WHETHER OR NOT WE NEED TO RELOCATE BECAUSE EVEN BEFORE THE PROBLEM WE OPERATED ON A DEFICIT.))
RUNS=:19
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Their goal is 200-thousand dollars.
With that Runion will try to buy back the property from Strauss Construction.
She says if that doesn't work out the money will be used to relocate.
Either way area animal control agents say there's a need for Runion's work.
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SOT 08:07:27
IN Q=UNFORTUNATELY WE WOULD HAVE

((SGT BILL BANDY/SALEM ANIMAL CONTROL: UNFORTUNATELY WE WOULD HAVE TO DESTROY A LOT OF NUISANCE WILDLIFE. PEOPLE FEEL LIKE IT'S A NUISANCE, DON'T WANT AROUND AN ORPHAN AND INJURED WILDLIFE. THIS ORGANIZATION HAS BEEN VERY HELPFUL AND IT'S A NECESSITY.))
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=and it's a necessity


To find out more about the Roanoke Wildlife Rescue watch On Record tomorrow morning at 11.
Denise Allen News 7.))

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ANCHOR=Eric
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Next on News 7 at Six, Danville residents take some action after a local intersection proved to be deadly,
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and Bedford firefighters are taught a new tactic to rescue flood victims.
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Fatal-folo


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-32
GRAPHIC=none


Danville residents have a new traffic light, three months after a teenager was killed at a busy intersection.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@FILE;

use file tape 97-4, Danville Fatal
16-year old John Paul Bailey died last February while riding with his sister near route 58.
They apparently pulled in front of an on-coming car and wrecked.
SUPER=03-Danville;


Today, residents were collecting money to pay for a new traffic light erected near the sight of the crash.
They're hoping to raise a total of 10,000 dollars.
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Rescue-Training


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-27
GRAPHIC=none


When high water traps victims in their cars or houses chances are someone dials 9-1-1 for help.
The first to respond is usually a fire crew.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co.;


But most fire departments in the United States are not properly trained in swift water rescues.
Fire and rescue officials in Bedford County say they were in the same boat so, this weekend they're being briefed in the how to's of flood water rescues.
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SOT 13:50:14
IN Q=prior to this

((GERYL WADE/STEWARTSVILLE CHAMBLISSBURG FIRE AND RESCUE: PRIOR TO THIS TRAINING WE WERE PRETTY ILLITERATE TO SWIFT WATER. YOU DON'T REALIZE WHAT IT WILL DO TO YOU. WE BASICALLY WANT TO KEEP OURSELVES SAFE WHEN THE PUBLIC CALLS US TO PERFORM A RESCUE.))
SUPER=01-Geryl Wade/Fire & Rescue;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=TO PERFORM A RESCUE
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Bedford Fire officials say normally there isn't much of a need for this type of training in their locality.
But recent flooding events have taught them to always prepare for the worst.
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SOT 13:48:28
IN Q=A LOT OF THE

((GEORGE LEWIS/INSTRUCTOR: A LOT OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENTS THEY'RE STILL IN THE MODE OF ALL WE DO IS FIGHT FIRES AND MORE AND MORE THE PUBLIC IS LOOKING TO THE FIRE DEPARTMENT TO GET THEM OUT OF THESE SWIFT WATER SITUATIONS.))
SUPER=01-George Lewis/Rescue Three Instructor;
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The Rescue Three instructors travel the world teaching swift water rescue techniques.
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S-NBA


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The Houston Rockets have advanced to the N-B-A's Western Conference finals.
This afternoon the Rockets beat Seattle 96 to 91 to win the series 4 games to 3.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Houston, TX/NBC SPORTS; :


The players looked loose before the tip off of today's seventh and final game of the series.
The Rockets get it to their man Hakeem Olajuwon who uses the power move for two of his 22 points in the game.
The Sonics fell behind by as many as 14 points. But guard Gary Payton kept it close here hitting thee of his 27 Points.
Houston's Charles Barkley added 20
SUPER=32-Houston/96/Seattle/91/;points and 14 rebounds as the Rockets win it

by a score of 96 to 91.
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((GEORGE KARL/SEATTLE HEAD COACH: )) ((CHARLES BARKLEY/22 POINTS 14 REBOUNDS: ))
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SUPER=01-Charles Barkley/22 points & 14 Rebounds; :11
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OUT Q=......western conference champs."
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Hold Logo


The Rockets open the conference championship against Utah on Monday night.
Miami and New York will play game seventh of the Eastern Conference semi finals tomorrow in Miami.

S-Tech


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Tech Logo


The Virginia Tech Hokies baseball team won the Atlantic 10 championship this afternoon.
Tech beat Massachusetts 13 to 8. Matt Griswold hit a grand slam homer going 4 for 6 with 5 R-B-I's and he scored twice.
Tech Catcher Barry Gouch was the tournament's Most Valuable Player. The win advances the Hokies to the regionals.

S-Jays


ANCHOR=Roy
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Jim Thome had a grand slam this afternoon to lead the Cleveland Indians to an 8 to 1 win over Toronto.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Toronto, Canada/WUAB; :


Blue Jays Manager Cito Gaston keeps an eye on the action from the dugout.
He did not want to see this. In the top of the third, Thome gets all of this pitch sending it over the centerfield wall for a grand slam, the second of his career, and it put the Indians on top.
The Indians score again this time in the top of the fifth. Kevin Seitzer
SUPER=35-Cleveland/8/Toronto/1/;hits a single up the middle scoring a run to

make it 6 to nothing and the Indians win the game 8 to 1.
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S-Mets


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-6
GRAPHIC=Mets/Rockies


The first seven game winner in the National League New York's Bobby Jones.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Queens, NY/SC-NY; :


Jones scattered 7 hits in 8 innings here he strikeouts out Jason Bates in the second Jones had four K's in the game.
And the Met Defense backed him up. On this play second baseman Carlos Baerga makes a diving catch in the hole and gets the force out at second base.
In the fourth Baerga hits this bullet up the middle for a two run single and the Mets led the game 2 to nothing.
Colorado's Andres Galarraga gets SUPER=35-New York/3/Colorado/1/;all of

this pitch it ends up over the centerfield wall for a solo homer but the Mets beat the Rockies at Shea 3 to 1.
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S-Scores


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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Cincinnati, OH/SC-Ohio; :


For the second time in 17 days, Cincinnati Reds Manager Ray Knight has been sent to the showers early.
This afternoon Knight argued a close play at third and was ejected from the game.
But before he left he pulls up third base and throws it to the ground. For all of today's scores lets check the boards.
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S-Winston


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#R-36
GRAPHIC=Charlotte Logo


The Winston Cup All star race was run under the lights this evening at the Charlotte Motor Speedway and when it was over Jeff Gordon won the big prize.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Charlotte, NC/TNN; :


The evening started with the Winston Select. Ricky Craven took the lead just past the halfway mark and he would take the checkered flag, The win putting him in the Winston.
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((RICKY CRAVEN/WINSTON SELECT WINNER: ))
SUPER=01-Ricky Craven/Winston Select Winner; :
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OUT Q=....50 LAP RUN."
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After a smooth start in the Winston, Bobby Labonte gets tapped coming out of turn four and he slides through the infield grass bringing out the caution on lap 5.
Dale Jarrett passed Dale Earnhardt with five laps to go and he takes the checkered flag in the first 30 lap segment.
Bobby Labonte recovered from his spin in segment one he passed his brother Terry 13 laps in and he takes the checkered flag winning the second segment.
The 10 lap shootout belong to Jeff Gordon he passed Terry Labonte on the second lap and it was over Gordon winning the Winston.
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Bobby Labonte was second his brother Terry third, Earnhardt fourth and Jimmy Spencer fifth.

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"Silver Charm" is the first horse in 8 years to win the first two jewels of the Triple Crown winning the Preakness in a photo finish.
Here's the call by A-B-C's Dave Johnson.
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"Free House" was second and "Captain Bodgit" third.

S-Golf


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Tiger Woods will enter the final round of the Byron Nelson Classic tomorrow with a two stroke lead on the field.
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Woods started the round with a one shot lead he shot a 67 in today's third round giving him a total of 195 15 under par for three rounds.
It should be an exciting finish tomorrow because Woods leads five players (-------------) tied for second at 13 under par.