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ANCHOR=SCOTT
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SOT
IN Q=

(( TONIGHT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME...
N-B-C SPORTSCASTER MARV ALBERT IS DUE TO TURN HIMSELF IN NEXT WEEK ON ASSAULT AND SODOMY CHARGES.
DANNY KING...FACING DEATH FOR THE MURDER OF A ROANOKE COUNTY REALTOR IS ASKING A JUDGE TO REVERSE HIS CONVICTION. ))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=TO REVERSE HIS CONVICTION.



top-story


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#top
GRAPHIC=none
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TOP STORY GRAPHIC 11004
It's TUESDAY May 20TH, our Top Story
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SOT 36:02 97-21
IN Q=

(( ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=bedford and campbell co.
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VO-NAT


Two central Virginia teenagers charged with murder are back in Appomattox County tonight after a week on the run.
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P-Appomattox-Murder


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597-15
GRAPHIC=news7 pt


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


The two men police say shot and killed a Lynchburg woman May Ninth are back in Virginia.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Appomattox;


18-year old Brandon Wayne Hedrick of Campbell County is charged with capital murder in the death of 23-year old Lisa Yvonne Crider.
Another 18-year old, Trevor Anthony Jones of Lynchburg, faces a murder charge.
Police say information they received last week helped them identify Hedrick and Jones as suspects in Crider's murder.
The two were picked up Saturday afternoon in Lincoln, Nebraska, where Jones traveled to see a family member.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 6:50:24
IN Q=There was a

((WILSON STAPLES/APPOMATTOX CO. SHERIFF: THERE WAS A SEARCH WARRANT.. ..FROM LINCOLN, NEBRASKA.))
SUPER=01-Wilson Staples/Appomattox Co. Sheriff; :00
RUNS=:24
OUT Q=from Lincoln, Nebraska.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Hedrick and Jones waived extradition from Nebraska.
They'll make their first court appearance in Appomattox tomorrow morning.
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P-Danny-King


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-12
GRAPHIC=Danny King


Danny King is facing death for the murder of Roanoke County realtor Carolyn Rogers--now he's asking a federal judge to reverse his conviction.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Chesterfield Co./File Tape;


Danny King's appeal has already been rejected by the Virginia Supreme Court.
Today King's attorneys argued that the court should have reversed the conviction, because police investigators ignored King's request for a lawyer when interrogating him.
An attorney for the Commonwealth says King never clearly asked for a lawyer... and even if he had... he never confessed to police.
Judge Samuel Wilson did not rule on the matter today.
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P-Albert


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=spr
TAPE#net-d
GRAPHIC=none
(----------------)
VO-NAT


NBC Sportscaster Marv Albert has been indicted on sodomy and assault charges in Northern Virginia.
SUPER=03-Arlington;


According to Arlington Police... the woman who filed the complaint accuses Albert of biting her and then sexually assaulting her at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, February 12th.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 16:59:39
IN Q=She had

((DETECTIVE TOM BELL/ARLINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT: SHE HAD SOME SEVERE BITES, 10-15 BITES ON HER BACK. WE TOOK PHOTOGRAPHS OF THOSE AND INTERVIEWED HER AT THAT TIME. ))
SUPER=01-Det. Tom Bell/Arlington Police Dept;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=at that time
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


Albert does play- by- play for NBC's pro football and basketball telecasts.
He's issued a statement categorically denying the charges.
He'll turn himself over to authorities sometime next week.
Meanwhile, NBC remains silent concerning these allegations.
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P-Flinn


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#net-a
GRAPHIC=legal scales


The Air Force is delaying the court martial of Lieutenant Kelly Flynn- while it decides whether to grant her an honorable discharge.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Minot AFB, ND;


The nation's first female B-52 pilot is charged with adultery and disobeying orders.
Flinn admitted to having an affair with a married man.
She wants to resign with an honorable discharge instead of facing a military trial.
Today the Senate Minority Leader accused the Pentagon of being out of touch with reality.
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SOT 15:29:21
IN Q=

((SEN. TRENT LOTT: I'M VERY CONCERNED ABOUT WHAT I'VE SEEN HAPPEN TO LT. FLINN. I THINK IT'S UNFAIR. I DON'T UNDERSTAND WHY SHE'S BEING SINGLED OUT THE WAY SHE IS. I THINK AT THE VERY MINIMUM SHE OUGHT TO GET AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE.))
SUPER=01-Sen. Trent Lott/Senate Majority Leader;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=honorable discharge."
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Lott says if necessary he'll take up the case with the defense secretary.
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p-wood


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tha
TAPE#597-19
GRAPHIC=NONE


The biggest names in racing were among those who gathered in Stuart tonight to mourn the loss of Betty Mae Wood.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Rowan Co., NC/WBTV;


The 64-year old wife of NASCAR team owner, Leonard Wood, died in a car crash Saturday night.
The Woods were on their way home from the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Leonard Wood co-owns the Citgo car driven by Michael Waltrip.
SUPER=03-Stuart/Tonight;


Kyle Petty, Dale Jarratt, and Geoff Bodine were among the hundreds who turned out tonight in Stuart.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Auto racing

((GEOFF BODINE/QVC FORD DRIVER:AUTO RACING AND NASCAR RACING WE'RE ALL A BIG FAMILY. THE COMPETITORS ARE, THE MECHANICS, THE FAMILIES THERE, THE WIVES, THE KIDS AND SO YOU KNOW, WE RESPECT LEONARD WOOD, HE IS ONE OF MY ALL TIME HEROES, IN THIS BUSINESS. ))
SUPER=01-Geoff Bodine/QVC Ford Driver
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=in this business.
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VO-NAT


Leonard Wood was treated and released Saturday night, but his daughter and granddaughter are still hospitalized.
Funeral services for Betty Mae Wood are tomorrow afternoon.
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tease#1

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


Mike has a buffet of local highlights tonight on Primetime sports-- from the Avalanche...to high school baseball, tennis and softball...
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VO-NAT


But first Miss Virginia makes a stop in Roanoke as a role model and an interviewee. Stick around.
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WEFC!!! go to break

P-Petty


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-22
GRAPHIC=Bill Petty


A Lynchburg prosecutor has been both a Democrat and an Independent in his 20 years on the job.
Now he's running for re-election as a Republican.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Petty says the GOP has shown it's the only party that's serious about prosecuting criminals and protecting the public.
Several statewide candidates including attorney general Jim Gilmore attended Petty's coming- out party.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 2:17:37//2:28:56
IN Q=If we're going

((BILL PETTY/LYNCHBURG COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: IF WE'RE GOING TO HAVE THE ABILITY TO PROSECUTE AND CONVICT PEOPLE THAT COMMIT VIOLENT CRIMES, THEN WE NEED THE SUPPORT OF PEOPLE LIKE JIM GILMORE.)) ((JIM GILMORE/ATTORNEY GENERAL: AND THROUGH BILL PETTY'S LEADERSHIP WE ARE ALL DETERMINED TO MAKE SURE THAT WE CONTINUE TO MAKE THIS A CROWNING VICTORY FOR ALL VIRGINIANS EVERYWHERE.))
SUPER=01-Bill Petty/Lynchburg Commonwealth's Attorney; :00
SUPER=@Gilmore1; :12
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=all Virginians everywhere.
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VO-NAT


Petty has been Lynchburg's top prosecutor since 1977.
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WIPE WIPE WIPE

P-Putney


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-23
GRAPHIC=wipe wipe wipe
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=04-File Tape;


With Republicans converting one Independent, surprisingly they're hoping another will stay right where he is.
GOP leaders said today they are unanimous in their support of 19th District delegate Lacey Putney and his likely bid for re- election.
Putney is the General Assembly's only Independent member.
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SOT 2:41:23
IN Q=And it's just

((STEVE NEWMAN/R- LYNCHBURG: AND IT'S JUST UNFORTUNATE THAT THERE WOULD BE ANY QUESTION AS TO WHETHER OR NOT THERE WOULD EVEN BE OPPOSITION TO LACEY, I THINK, BECAUSE LACEY HAS BEEN THERE, HE IS THE LONGEST SERVING MEMBER OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN EITHER BODY AND HE'S JUST DONE A REMARKABLE JOB, SO I HOPE HE'LL RUN AGAIN AND REPUBLICANS ARE SAYING THAT UNANIMOUSLY.))
SUPER=01-Sen. Steve Newman/(R) Lynchburg; :00
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=saying that unanimously.
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VO-NAT


Newman's announcement has NOT deterred ONE Republican from wanting to take on Putney.
Bedford County resident Eric Thompson says he'll seek the GOP nomination to run against Putney this fall.
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P-Bedrosian


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#97-27
GRAPHIC=Campaign 97


Al Bedrosian (beh-DRO-zhi-an) is touting tax relief as a major focus of his campaign for the General Assembly.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


While the republican isn't ready to endorse Jim Gilmore's plan to cut the personal property tax on cars, he says the G-O-P's candidate for Governor is on the right track.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=I don't know if all of the

((AL BEDROSIAN/R- HOUSE OF DELEGATES CANDIDATE: I DON'T KNOW IF ALL OF THE DETAILS OF YOUR PLAN MAKE SENSE, IF THEY ARE RIGHT, BUT I TELL YOU, IF THIS IS A FIRST STEP WE NEED TO PUSH HIM. AND I AM VERY MUCH A FISCAL CONSERVATIVE AND I WOULD PROBABLY PUSH HIM EVEN FURTHER.))
SUPER=01-Al Bedrosian/(R) House of Delegates Candidate;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=push him even further.
ANCHOR=SCOTT
SS=CRANWELL


Bedrosian is challenging Vinton democrat Dick Cranwell for a seat in the House of Delegates.

P-Burley-Tobacco


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-28
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


Anti-Smoking advocates may be hoping to cut the demand for tobacco in the U-S.
But worldwide, there are still not enough tobacco farmers to meet the demand.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond/File Tape;


So Philip Morris has thrown five million dollars into an effort to recruit and assist BURLEY tobacco farmers.
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SOT 02:13:16
IN Q=In burley

((AL GLASS/VA. FARM BUREAU FEDERATION: IN BURLEY THE LAST TWO YEARS YOU'VE HAD TWO SHORT CROPS, PRIMARILY DUE TO WET WEATHER AND A FUNGUS CALLED BLUE MOLD. ALSO, WE SEE A HIGH DEMAND FOR WHAT IS KNOWN AS THE AMERICAN BLEND CIGARETTE.))
SUPER=01-Al Glass/Va. Farm Bureau Federation;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=cigarette.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Internationally popular brands like Marlboro use that blend.
SUPER=03-Abingdon/File Tape;


So Philip Morris has founded the Farm Income Improvement Foundation to help burley farmers "modernize" their operations.
In Virginia, burley farmers are expected to fall about 13 million pounds short of their allowed quota this year.
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P-Hanover-Direct


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#597-25
GRAPHIC=hanover direct


By the fall... Hanover Direct expects to have 100 more employees on its payroll.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./File Tape;


But a lot of work must be done between now and then.
The New Jersey mail order company will make the Roanoke Valley its national distribution center.
It will consolidate the two facilities it owns here into its newer, Hollins Road operation.
The move will require about six- million- dollars worth of renovation work.
Once it's all completed, Hanover Direct will have the equivalent of 575 full- time workers in Roanoke County.
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P-Miss-Virginia


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#597-16
GRAPHIC=kang, michelle


She taped a public service announcement, visited classrooms and even stuck around for a school lunch.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Miss Virginia Michelle Kang spent the day with elementary students at the Huff Lane Micro Village.
Young journalists got up close and personal with Kang during an interview at the school's closed circuit television station.
Kang says as an advocate for children, it's important for her to be in touch with them.
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SOT 1:46:14
IN Q=What is their home

((MICHELLE KANG/MISS VIRGINIA: WHAT IS THEIR HOME LIFE LIKE? HOW ARE THEY BEING NURTURED IN THEIR ENVIRONMENTS? ARE SCHOOLS SUPPORTING THEM? ARE THEY PROVIDING THEM WITH THE RESOURCES THEY NEED TO BE READY FOR THE NEXT CENTURY?))
SUPER=01-Michelle Kang/Miss Virginia;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=for the next century?
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VO-NAT


Kang says she's visited more than 100 schools during her reign.
She says educational disparity is one of her biggest concerns.
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SUPER=331-Clear Skies/Breezy & Cool/46-50/Partly Cloudy/And Cooler/68-72;
SUPER=332-Mostly Clear/And Cool/40-44/Sunny Skies/Not As Warm/66-69;
SUPER=333-Partly Cloudy/And Cooler/42-46/Mostly Sunny/Breezy/58-62;
SUPER=334-Clear And/Cooler/40-45/Mostly/Sunny/55-60;
SUPER=X5001;


P-Mental-Health


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=spr
TAPE#597-26
GRAPHIC=h/c bug


Mental health problems will strike an estimated 51- million Americans this year.
Despite the numbers... it seems health care providers are reluctant to supply full coverage.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


This evening... the Mental Health Association of the Roanoke Valley sponsored an event called Picnic For Parity... in an attempt to get their point across.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 5:49:28
IN Q=Folks want

((LARRY SPROUSE/MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION: FOLKS WANT TO HIDE THAT OR KEEP IT IN THE BACKGROUND AND PART OF THE MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION-- WE'RE TRYING TO GET THIS OUT INTO THE OPEN AND SHOW THAT THIS IS AN ILLNESS THAT CAN BE TREATED IN MANY WAYS. )) BUTT! BUTT! BUTT!
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 6:08:58

((HOPE HOLLINGSWORTH: CHANGING MY DEDUCTIBLE WITH MY CURRENT INSURANCE COMPANY IS BASICALLY IMPOSSIBLE DUE TO PRE EXISTING MEDICAL SITUATIONS. AND JUST THE FACT THAT I HAVE HAD DEPRESSION... THAT'S A PROBLEM. I THINK THAT'S UNFAIR. ))
SUPER=01-Larry Sprouse/Mental Health Assoc.;
SUPER=07-Hope Hollingsworth; :13
RUNS=:27
OUT Q=that's unfair
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Today's event took place behind the Mountain House in old Southwest Roanoke.
The building is owned by Blue Ridge Community Services... and is used to provide care for local folks suffering from various mental illnesses.
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P-Bike-Safety


ANCHOR=Scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=cst
TAPE# 597-23
GRAPHIC=bicycle safety


More than one child a day is killed by riding a bicylce.
Now lawmakers outline a plan for saving lives-- all the while encouraging a healthy mode of transportation.
Health Check's Connie Stevens has an update on bike safety.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=A new report finds
SUPER=04-File Tape; :00
SUPER=03-Washington, DC; :13
SUPER=01-Rep. James Oberstar/(D) Minnesota; :23
SUPER=@connie2; :45
RUNS=:57
OUT Q=CS. Health Check.

((
A new report finds children are more than twice as likely as adults to be killed by a car when biking.
More than 800 cyclists were killed, and another 75-thousand were injured annually during the last decade.
Advocates are calling for more transportation money to be used for bike trails, and roads to accommodate bicycles and pedestrians.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:07:11
IN Q=If 840 people

((REP. JAMES OBERSTAR/D-MN: IF 840 PEOPLE HAD DIED IN AN AIRPLANE CRASH, THERE WOULD HAVE BEEN THE MOTHER OF ALL NEWS CONFERENCES COVERING IT. BUT THEY DIDN'T DIE IN A SINGLE AIRPLANE CRASH. THEY DIED ONE BY ONE ON BICYCLES ACROSS THIS COUNTRY NOT JUST LAST YEAR BUT EVERY YEAR OVER THE PAST SEVERAL YEARS.))
RUNS=:24
OUT Q=past several years.


And this group says safer drivers wouldn't hurt, either.
Doctors also warn that too many cyclists underestimate the risk, and fail to wear protective equipment.
Connie Stevens. Health Check.))

cool-video


ANCHOR=scott
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#597-24
SUPER=x5042; Video of the Day Load
SUPER=x5045; Start Motion
GRAPHIC=News-7 primetime


It's not unusual for gradeschoolers to clown around... but some students have taken it to a whole new level.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Roanoke;


Tonight's video pick comes from Morningside Elementary in Southeast Roanoke.
About four- dozen kindergarteners put on a CIRCUS for the rest of the school.
(/////SOT/////)
NAT SOT
IN Q= 4:10:26

((ROAR!! LAUGHTER! ))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=Laughter
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The kids participating in the event learned about lions and other animals during the school year.
And the circus gives them the opportunity to show everyone how much they understand different animal behaviors.
(----------------)
SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#VB97-1
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME LIVE


Tonight in Primetime sports here on WEFC, the Avalanche bats come alive again tonight, we'll check out high school playoff action on the basepaths, the tennis courts, and the softball diamond.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Charlottesville; :00


But first to the hoop, Roanoke's Curtis Staples is one of 66 college players invited to participate in the USA men's national team trials later this month in Colorado Springs.
The six foot three inch UVa guard has over 12 hundred career points, and is UVa's all-time three point leader.
Now the scores.
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oc...LAST SCORE.
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Sp-Avalanche


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#CL-97
GRAPHIC=AVALANCHE/HILLCATS


The Salem Avalanche made it three in a row over the Lynchburg Hillcats tonight by beating their Hill City visitors 9 to 5.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Salem/Hillcats vs. Avalanche; :00


A decent crowd tonight at Salem Memorial, and you're never too old to catch a foul ball and take home a souvenir.
Salem's Clint Bryant singles over the infield and chases home Ben Petrick to make it 2-to-nothing Salem in the bottom of the second.
Then in the bottom of the third, Garrett Neubart bunts one right in front of the plate, the Cats go for the out at first, and Elvis Pena slyly sneaks on home to make it 3-to-nothing.
SUPER=37-Lynchburg/5/Salem/9;


David Feuerstein smacks one into center. Tal Light and Ben Petrick score and Salem beats Lynchburg 9 to 5.
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SP-Baseball


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#S7-5
GRAPHIC=Baseball


The Three Rivers baseball tournament took center stage at Dedmon Center Park on the campus of Radford University today.
(----------------)
VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Radford/Highlanders vs. Radford; :00


In the opener, Glenvar - the tournament's top seed - battled Radford. In the bottom of the fifth with the game tied at 4, Glenvar's Elijah Harlow smacks this Bud Redden pitch to center field. a bad throw and Harlow comes on home with a homerun and the Highlanders took a 5-4 lead.
With the bases loaded; Glenvar's SUPER=34-Glenvar/13/Radford/4;

Brett Willet knocks one to center; scoring John Kassebaum from third base. Brian Ferguson gets caught in the rundown, but gets beaned in the head with the ball and scores. Chris carroll attempts to also cross the the plate but is tagged out in the collision. Glenvar wins it 13 to 4.
SUPER=04-Buffaloes vs. Spartans;


The Highlanders will face Floyd County Thursday in the championship. The Buffaloes beat Giles.
In the first inning; Floyd started big. With two on, Kamal Chantal gets blooper to third; scoring the runner from third. Then, T.J. Hollifield scores on a bad throw to first. 2-nothing Floyd.
SUPER=34-Floyd Co./7/Giles/4;


Later in the inning with bases loaded; Giles pitcher Ben Brown walks in three runs to give Floyd a 5-nothing lead and the Buffaloes down the Spartans 7 to 4.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=Hold baseball


Floyd and Glenvar are now automatically in the Region C tournament.

SP-Softball


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-6
GRAPHIC=Softball


The Blue Ridge District softball tournament is underway. Tonight; Northside played host to Rockbridge County in a first round match up.
(----------------)
VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./Wildcats vs. Vikings; :00


This one was not pretty. We pick it up in the Bottom of the fourth. Northside's Katie Hail connects on the infield single that plates Jenell Holler from third base.
Later in the inning, Holler would score again; this time crossing the plate on a wild pitch.
The Lady Vikings lead 17 to nothing after the fourth and would go on to
SUPER=34-Northside/17/Rockbridge/0;

advance in the Blue Ridge Tournament with the 17 to nothing victory over the lady Wildcats. Northside will play the winner of the Salem/Christiansburg game.
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Sp-Tennis


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=ST5-28
GRAPHIC=Tennis


Radford claimed the Region C girls tennis title today with an easy victory over Galax on the Dedmon Center courts.
(----------------)
VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Radford; :00


The Lady Bobcats have now won the Region eight of the last nine years. The Three Rivers District champions shook off a early morning rain delay to top the Galax maroon Tide; which won the Mountain Empire district crown this season. Radford wins the Region C title with a 8-2 victory.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=" I
((EMILY NESTER/RADFORD #3 PLAYER:))
((MANDY HARLESS/RADFORD #1 PLAYER:))
SUPER=01-Emily Nester/Radford #3 Player; :00
SUPER=01-Mandy Harless/Radford #1 Player; :08
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...to win"
(----------------)
VO-NAT(Con't)


Although Radford won the Region's team, and individual doubles round; the competition is getting stronger.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="We've

((KATHY DUNCAN/TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:))
SUPER=01-Kathy Duncan/Tournament Director; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...doubles division"
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preview-boards


ANCHOR=scott
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-Homework Help;


Stacey Martin has the number of a hotline for help with your homework just in time for final exams...
SUPER=77-Southeast Stories;


Joe Dashiell continues Southeast Stories: One Neighborhood's Struggle.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


In part two we'll hear from a southeast insider who believes other residents of Roanoke need to open their eyes.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=You need only go

((REV. WAYNE HARRISON/BELMONT BAPTIST CHURCH: YOU NEED ONLY GO TO PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND YOU'LL FIND THEM JUST AS DILAPIDATED AND YET SOUTHEAST IS THE AREA THAT EVERYBODY SEEMS TO CONCENTRATE ON AND SAY, THAT'S NOT A COMMUNITY IN WHICH YOU WANT TO LIVE.))
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=you want to live.
SUPER=x5025; Coming up at 11 Stop
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ANCHOR=SCOTT
SS=NONE

Primetime, goodnight. Jean Jadhon has all this over on WDBJ-7. Thanks for watching NEWS-7