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ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=eea
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Coming up next on News 7 at 6... It's still a long way off, but the I-73 interstate is one step closer.
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VO-NAT


Plus we'll visit a high tech learning center in Southwest Virginia... one of the first in the country "on wheels".
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Sports-Head


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Headline
GRAPHIC=NONE


In sports, Ernie Irvan celebrates at Michigan highlights from Major League Baseball.
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VO-NAT ENG#


And the Salem Avalanche was going after its fifth straight win this afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
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WX-Head
TALENT=Andrew
SS=None


A little hazier today than we thought... But still no real chance of rain tonight or tomorrow.
The Forecast details are coming up.

I-73


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#=97-23
GRAPHIC=Highway Improvements


When it comes to building a new interstate, progress is slow.
But for the folks backing the proposed I-73 project, any progress is good progress.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Henry Co./File Tape;


VDOT has selected a consultant from Herndon to carry out a location study, in which it will look at a five- to- seven mile wide corridor which roughly follows route 220 from Roanoke to North Carolina.
Factors considered in the location study include effects on neighborhoods, businesses, historic sites, and the natural environment, along with cost.
The five- million- dollar study should take three years to complete.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=Highway Improvements


No money has been allocated for I-73 construction in Virginia.
VDOT estimates it will cost 800- million- dollars to build the Virginia portion of the highway.

Payne


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=THa
TAPE#=97-43
GRAPHIC=L.F. Payne


The campaign for Lieutenant Governor is taking retired Congressman L- F Payne on a tour around the state.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Friday;


On Friday, he visited Virginia Tech and Radford University.
Payne represented the fifth district for nearly nine years before retiring to run for Lieutenant Governor.
The Democrat kicked off his campaign last month in his home county of Amherst.
He says he's continuing to adhere to the "Virginia values" message.
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9:48:18
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IN Q=How it is

((L. F. PAYNE/D- LT. GOVERNOR CANDIDATE: HOW IT IS THAT WE CAN MAKE SURE THEY ARE PART OF OUR PUBLIC POLICIES, TALKING ABOUT HARD WORK AND COMMON SENSE, DECENCY, RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY, LOOKING AT HOW IT IS THAT WE CAN MAKE SURE THAT OUR EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM IS WORKING IN CONJUNCTION WITH PROVIDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL VIRGINIA. ))
SUPER=01-L. F. Payne/(D) Lt. Gov. Candidate; :00
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=all Virginia.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=L.F. Payne


Payne is running against Republican John Hager.

Mobile-Learning


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#=97-24
GRAPHIC=Education


Southwest Virginia is now home to one of the country's only high- tech "mobile classrooms."
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The Mobile Learning Unit, or M-L-U, rolled into Roanoke this week for a demonstration.
The M-L-U serves the New River Valley and points west, providing on- site training and technology demonstrations to manufacturers and students.
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SOT 14:31:26 can cover either sot if you have some left over
IN Q=We have

((SCOTT FREEMAN/MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY CENTER: WE HAVE FOURTEEN PENTIUM COMPUTERS THAT WE CAN DO COMPUTER TRAINING. OR WE HAVE TABLE TOP TRAINING EQUIPMENT LIKE A COMPUTER NUMERICAL CONTROLLED THREE AXIS MACHINE, A ROBOT, A PNEUMATICS TRAINER, ELECTRONICS TRAINERS, THAT WE CAN TRAIN A MYRIAD OF DIFFERENT SUBJECTS WITH.)) ((JAY TICE/MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY CENTER: IT'S VERY IMPORTANT FROM THE STANDPOINT PARTICULARLY OF OUR MANUFACTURERS BECAUSE THE INDIVIDUALS THAT ARE WORKING ON SHIFTS CAN TAKE A COUPLE OF HOURS AND TAKE TRAINING ON SITE WITHOUT HAVING TO LOSE A LOT OF LOSS TIME FROM THEIR JOB.))
SUPER=01-Scott Freeman/Manufacturing Technology Center; :00
SUPER=01-Jay Tice/Manufacturing Technology Center; :19
RUNS=:30
OUT Q=from their job.
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VO-NAT


The mobile classroom receives substantial backing from the Mountain Empire, New River, Southwest Virginia, Virginia Highlands, and Wytheville community colleges.
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Pulaski-Shell


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=THa
TAPE#=97-44
GRAPHIC=none


One point nine million dollars-- that's the price Pulaski County is asking for its newest shell building.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pulaski Co./Friday;


The 84- thousand square foot building is located in the Pulaski County Corporate Center.
Those who helped with the project were on hand Friday to announce the completion of it.
The Chairman of Pulaski County's Board of Supervisors says the building, which is sitting on a 15- acre lot, has several attractive features.
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14:41:36
SOT
IN Q=Here's a

((JOSEPH SHEFFEY/PULASKI CO. BD. OF SUPERVISORS: HERE'S A STRUCTURE THAT'S NOT IN THE ITS FINAL STAGES, IF A COMPANY WANTED TO COME IN TO INCREASE THE SIZE OF IT, IT CAN DO THAT, AS THE ARCHITECT MENTIONED EARLIER, THAT THE FLOOR THE WAY IT'S DESIGNED, IT'LL HANDLE JUST ABOUT ANY COMPANY THAT WANTS TO COME TO THIS LOCATION. ))
SUPER=01-Joseph Sheffey/Pulaski Co. Bd. of Supervisors; :00
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=this location.
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VO-NAT


Sheffey says the County opted to go with this particular project based, in part, on its success with other "shell buildings."
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Police-Ball


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=tte
TAPE#=97-46
GRAPHIC=none


Spirits were high and the sun was hot as the Danville Police battled the Scorpion Motorcycle Club.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville/Friday;


It was all part of a softball game to benefit Reggie Hutchins, a 10-year-old boy shot last April.
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SOT 07:51:30
IN Q=The police department

((CAROLYN HUTCHINS/REGGIE'S MOTHER: THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND THE SCORPIONS, THEY ALWAYS DO NICE THINGS FOR OUR COMMUNITY. AND WE JUST THINK IT'S THE GREATEST THING. AND REGGIE, HE'S JUST THRILLED ABOUT EVERYTHING.)) ((REGGIE HUTCHINS: IT WAS A SURPRISE WHEN I RODE ON A HARLEY. IT WAS FUN.))

SUPER=01-Carolyn Hutchins/Reggie's Mother; :00
SUPER=07-Reggie Hutchins; :12
RUNS=:17
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VO-NAT


Commonwealth's Attorney Bill Fuller coached the game.
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SOT 07:45:26
IN Q=We need a few

((BILL FULLER/COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: WE NEED A FEW MORE BODIES AND A FEW YOUNGER ONES. BUT IT'S A LOT OF FUN, YEAH IT SURE IS.))
SUPER=01-Bill Fuller/Commonwealth's Attorney;
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=sure is.
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VO-NAT


Frank Edward Clements is suspected of shooting Reggie when the little boy opened his family's front door.
His mother calls the crime an act of revenge for the family's efforts to rid their neighborhood of drug dealers.
Donations from the game will help pay Reggie's hospital bills.
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CHATHAM-HILLS


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=SIX
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#=97-42
GRAPHIC=Housing


In a follow-up to a story from yesterday--the property manager of Chatham Hill Apartments told News 7 there was not enough money to make needed repairs.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Yesterday;


Dana Walker of Hall and Associates says the residents' complaints are legitimate but because the company only manages the property it cannot authorize the money for repairs.
Some repairs have been made but plumbing and air conditioning problems remain.
Walker says the property is in the process of being sold.
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ANCHOR=Eric
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Coming up later on News 7 at Six, a new study shows a changing trend in single-parent households.
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VO-NAT


And, some Roanoke County police officers get a new set of wheels to help in their fight against crime.
But, first your weekend weather, Andrew...
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Father-Families


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=none


A new study out in time for Father's Day shows there are now more single-father families in the United States than at any time in the past 20 years.
That's according to a report by the National Center for Children in Poverty at Columbia University.
The study shows single-father families now account for four-point-three percent of all families nationwide.


Business-Review


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#=BIZ
GRAPHIC=Business Review


A big development should keep downtown Roanoke skating along, and another big week for Wall Street.
Here's Len Besthoff with the News-7 Business Review.
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SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Tuesday;
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SUPER=03-Botetourt Co./File Tape;
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Nat Sot biz rev intro/outro
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Wachovia is the last of the big three North Carolina banks to move into the Old Dominion.
This week it announced an agreement to purchase Jefferson Bancshares, which has operations throughout the Shenandoah Valley.
A new ice rink like the one they have in Charlottesville should bring a big boost to Roanoke's downtown development.
The city announced this week that the same developer who built the popular rink in C-ville plans to do the same here, in a parking lot next to the Norfolk Southern building.
V-F-P of Botetourt County will build a second plant in Scott County, near Bristol.
The company, which makes shelters for the telecommunications industry, will initially employ 40 people at its new facility.
Another record week for the financial markets.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 346 points, closing in on the 78- hundred mark.
The Nasdaq Composite also hit a new high, ending the week up 18 points.
Len Besthoff, with the News-7 Business Review. Nat Sot
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Tease#2



ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=sta
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Next on News 7 at Six...
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VO-NAT

a local youngster praises Mattel for coming up with a barbie doll that she can relate to.
That story and more when News 7 at Six returns.
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Bike-Police


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#97-31
GRAPHIC=none


The Roanoke County Police Department is shifting gears.
Last month the department started patrolling the Tanglewood Mall area on bicycles.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The two person patrol heads out one night a week.
They pedal through parking lots hoping to prevent vandalism, robberies and assaults.
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SOT 10:36:59
IN Q=ONE OF THE BENEFITS

((GARY MOORE/ROANOKE CO. BIKE POLICE: ONE OF THE BENEFITS IS YOU CAN SNEAK UP ON THE PEOPLE A WHOLE LOT EASIER ON A BIKE THAN IN A CAR. YOU CAN SLIP THROUGH BACK WAYS. YOU CAN CHECK THE BUILDINGS WITHOUT BEING SEEN.))
SUPER=01-Gary Moore/Roanoke Co. Bike Police;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=WITHOUT BEING SEEN
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VO-NAT


The police department bought the bikes using a D-M-V grant.
And local businesses donated money to outfit the officers in other necessary equipment.
This enables them to perform a wide range of duties--even traffic stops.
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SOT 10:39:32
IN Q=ANYTIME WE'VE TRIED

((ANYTIME WE'VE TRIED TO APPROACH A VEHICLE WE;VE HAD NO PROBLEMS. ALSO WE HAVE RADIOS ON IF FOR SOME REASON WE COULDN'T CATCH UP TO A CAR.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=UP TO A CAR
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Handicap-Girl


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=6p
WRITER=jsu
TAPE# 97-41
GRAPHIC=none


Mattel's latest addition to the Barbie collection is expected to change youngster's attitudes about disabilities.
Intern reporter Joy Sutton has more...
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SOT
IN Q=Nine year old
SUPER=03-Stewartsville; :00
SUPER=07-Britney Webb; 23
SUPER=01-Lorrie Webb/Britney's Mom; :44
SUPER=19-Joy Sutton;
RUNS=1:37
OUT Q=Sutton, News-7


((Nine year old Britney Webb likes to collect dolls and she's hoping to add the new barbie--Share-A-Smile-Becky--to her collection.
For Britney the doll has a special significance. Like Becky she often uses a wheelchair.
Spinabifida--a condition where the spine is exposed at birth-- left her paralyzed from the waist down.
Britney says she can relate to the doll.
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SOT 01:29:35
IN Q= she's someone that

((BRITNEY WEBB: SHE'S SOMEONE THAT.. SHE PROBABLY FEELS THE SAME WAY..SHE PROBABLY FEELS THE SAME WAY BECAUSE PEOPLE TREAT HER DIFFERENT ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q= her different


And Becky the barbie has a problem .. she can't even fit into the barbie dream house.
Britneys's mother Lorrie says just like the doll there a several places that Britney wants to go.. but they are not accessible.
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SOT 10:30:51
IN Q=like the vinton

((LORRIE WEBB/BRITNEY'S MOTHER: LIKE THE VINTON POOL..IF YOU TAKE HER THERE..YOU'VE GOT TO TAKE HER OUT OF HER CHAIR AND CARRY HER UP 25 STEPS. WELL I CAN'T DO THAT BECAUSE SHE'S HEAVY.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=because she's heavy
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SOT 02:18:12
IN Q=for britney

((JOY SUTTON/INTERN REPORTER: FOR BRITNEY EVEN GETTING TO THE CAFETERIA CAN BE A DIFFICULT TASK. SHE HAS TO BE WHEELED AROUND THE BUILDING..UP THIS RAMP TO GET INTO THE CAFETERIA ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=into the cafeteria
And how does this make Britney feel(/////SOT/////)
SOT 01:26:43
IN Q=angry..cause i don't

((BRITNEY WEBB: ANGRY..CAUSE I DON'T GET MY LUNCH ON TIME AND BY THE TIME I'M EATING..IT'S TIME TO GO ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=time to go


Lorrie says people need to be more sensitive.
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SOT 01:33:02
IN Q=they need

((LORRIE WEBB: THEY NEED TO HAVE MORE THINGS FOR THE HANDICAP PEOPLE THAT ARE IN WHEELCHAIRS OR IN BRACES..MORE THINGS FOR THEM TO DO ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q= things


Britney says she's not letting anything stand in her way..she'll find a way to do anything she wants.
She just wishes people would be more understanding.
Joy Sutton, News-7.))




RACING-DADS


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=SIX
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#=97-30
GRAPHIC=Martinsville Speedway


Is it your dad's dream to take the checkered flag?
On this Father's Day some dads lived out their dreams of racing to the finishline.
Denise Allen and videographer Rob Monroe take us on a lesson at the Finishline Racing School.
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SOT
IN Q=IT'S KIND OF
SUPER=03-Martinsville; :00
SUPER=02-Mike Loescher/Driving Instructor; :10
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=How WAS THAT
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SOT 12:11:10
IN Q=IT'S KIND OF A

((MIKE LOESCHER/DRIVING INSTRUCTOR: IT'S KIND OF A FUN FANTASY DEAL YOU GOT A LOT OF PEOPLE HERE, THEY'RE RACE FANS, BUT THEY'VE NEVER EXPERIENCED WHAT IT'S LIKE TO SIT IN A RACE CAR. SO WHAT ER DO IS WE GIVE THEM THE OPPORTUNITY TO RIDE IN A RACE CAR WITH ME GO UP TO RACE SPEED AND SOME OF THEM HERE TODAY ARE GOING TO DRIVE IT.))
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=ARE GOING TO DRIVE IT
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SOT 12:11:32
IN Q=WE'VE GOT RADIOS

((WE'VE GOT RADIOS SO WE CAN HOOK UP TO THEM AND TALK TO THEM ALL THE TIME SO WE'LL BE IN CLOSE CONTACT AND I'LL TALK THEM RIGHT AROUND THE RACE TRACK.))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=THE RACE TRACK
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SOT 12:31:25
IN Q=HONEY PUT BOTH

((HONEY PUT BOTH YOUR LEGS IN.
ALRIGHT.
SLIDE.
OH PRESTON YOU'RE SO BIG.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=OH PRESTON YOU'RE SO BIG
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SOT 12:57:10
IN Q=HOLD THE THROTTLE

((MIKE LOESCHER: HOLD THE THROTTLE. ONCE IT STARTS, CLUTCH IN, OVER TOWARDS YOU A LITTLE BIT AND UP. LOW GEAR EASE THE CLUTCH OUT AND GET THE CAR ROLLING.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=THE CAR ROLLING
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SOT 12:57:25
IN Q=ACCELERATE A LITTLE BIT

((ACCELERATE A LITTLE BIT AND GRAB SECOND GEAR.))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=GRAB SECOND GEAR
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SOT 12:57:33
IN Q=UP INTO THIRD

((UP INTO THIRD. YOU DON'T HAVE TO SLAM SHIFT IT. YOU CAN JUST EASE IT UP IN THERE.))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=IT UP IN THERE
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SOT 12:57:40
IN Q=ACCELERATE A LITTLE BIT MORE

((ACCELERATE A LITTLE BIT MORE. GET ONTO THE BACK STRAIGHT A WAY AND GARB HIGH GEAR. ONCE YOU GET IT IN HIGH GEAR GET YOUR FOOT OVER THE BREAK. THAT'S WHERE YOU'RE GOING TO LEAVE IT MOST OF THE TIME. WE'RE GOING TO DRIVE WITH TWO FEET.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=GOING TO DRIVE WITH TWO FEET
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SOT 12:58:07
IN Q=HERE'S OUR LIFT POINT

((HERE'S OUR LIFE POINT. WE ROLL OFF THE GAS. JUST A LITTLE BIT OF BREAK. GET THE CAR SET. NOW FOLLOW THAT LINE RIGHT THROUGH THE CORNER. WE SQUEEZE THE THROTTLE. EASY UP OFF THE CORNER WE GO.))
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=OFF THE CORNER WE GO
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SOT 12:59:01
IN Q=WATCH MY HANDS

((WATCH MY HANDS. I'M NOT DOING A LOT OF STEERING.))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=A LOT OF STEERING
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SOT 12:59:36
IN Q=THE SMOOTHER YOU

((THE SMOOTHER YOU ARE THE BETTER YOU'RE GOING TO BE.))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=GOING TO BE
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SOT 13:00:05
IN Q=LAST LAP JUST

((LAST LAP JUST LET HER SLOW DOWN.))
RUNS=:02
OUT Q=LET HER SLOW DOWN
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SOT 13:00:12
IN Q=HALF WAY DOWN

((HALF WAY DOWN THE BACK STRAIGHT AWAY, CLUTCH IN. UP INTO NEUTRAL.))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=CLUTCH INTO NEUTRAL
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SOT 13:00:19
IN Q=WE JUST COAST

((WE JUST COAST HER IN THE PITS. HOW WAS THAT.))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=HOW WAS THAT


Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


And coming up, The Braves and Orioles hooked up in interleague play this afternoon.
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VO-NAT ENG#


And Ernie Irvan takes a ride to victory lane winning this afternoon's Miller 400 at Michigan.
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S-Race


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#R-36
GRAPHIC=Michigan Logo


In August 1994, Ernie Irvan crashed during practice at Michigan and nearly lost his life.
Well, Today Irvan celebrated in victory lane after taking the checkered flag winning the Miller 400.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Brooklyn, MI/CBS SPORTS; :


Dale Earnhardt worked his way through traffic over taking the seventh position and he was running third at one point in the race trying to avoid a winless streak of 41 races.
The leader on lap 43 was Ted Musgrave with Ricky Craven running in the second spot.
Then after about 60 laps into the race Terry Labonte runs over some debris and hits the wall bringing out the caution and sending Labonte to the garage area.
On the restart Rusty Wallace moved to the front but he was challenged by Bobby Labonte and Mark Martin.
But when the cars crossed the line at the half way mark Bill Elliott was leading the race just ahead of Earnhardt.
Jeff Gordon started 22-nd but he passed his teammate Ricky Craven to move into the fifth spot.
But Irvan made his move and the field couldn't catch his ford as he crosses the finish line ahead of Bill Elliott to win the Miller 400.
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IN Q="It's a lot

((ERNIE IRVAN/MILLER 400 WINNER: )) ((BILL ELLIOTT/FINISHED SECOND: ))
SUPER=01-Ernie Irvan/Miller 400 Winner; :
SUPER=01-Bill Elliott/Finished Second; :18
RUNS=:26
OUT Q=......to beat."
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Hold Logo


Elliott was second, Mark Martin third, Ted Musgrave fourth and Jeff Gordon fifth.

S-Avalanche


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#CL-97
GRAPHIC=Salem Avalanche


The Salem Avalanche moved out of the basement last night with a doubleheader sweep of Winston-Salem. The Warthogs were at Memorial Stadium again for an afternoon game.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Salem/Avalanche vs Warthogs; :


A beautiful fathers day at the park and some fans enjoying the afternoon bowling on top of the Avalanche Dugout.
Then with a runner on third it looked like the Warthogs would score when Carlos Lee hits this shot to centerfield but Salem's Garrett Neubart makes the diving catch to close out the top of the first.
In the bottom of the first with Elvis Pena at bat, Neubart steals second base the throw goes into center field and neubart advances to third in scoring position.
Pena walks to first then Tal Light SUPER=37-Salem/2/Winston-Salem/6/;hits

a shot to the left field wall for a single scoring two runs the Avalanche led 2 to nothing but Winston-Salem goes on to win it 6 to 2.
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S-Orioles


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-27
GRAPHIC=Orioles/Braves


The Baltimore Orioles made it a sweep of the Braves in Atlanta this afternoon.
Lenny Webster hit a homer in the 10-th to beat the Braves 5 to 3.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Atlanta, GA/WTBS; :


The Fans were out on this Father's day at Turner Field in Atlanta.
In the bottom of the sixth, Chipper Jones hits a line drive that slices down the left field line for a single one runs score and the Braves led 1 to nothing.
The Braves trailed 3 to 1 in the bottom of the seventh but Jeff Blauser
SUPER=35-Baltimore/5/Atlanta/3/;takes this Scott Erickson pitch deep for a

two run homer to tie the score at 3 to 3 but the Orioles rally in the 10-th to win it 5 to 3.
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S-MLB


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-3
GRAPHIC=MLB LOGO


The Kansas city royals had a big day in Pittsburgh this afternoon beating the Pirates 8 to 1.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/KCWB; :


Willie Stargell was in the dugout for this afternoon's game in Pittsburgh.
In the top of the second, Kansas City's Jose Offerman hits a shot that bounces over the wall in right field for a ground rule double to score 2 and make it 2 to nothing Royals.
The Royals were on top of their game against the Pirates. Watch outfielder Tom Goodwin make this sliding catch to end the inning.
Then in top of the sixth, Jay Bell SUPER=35-Kansas

City/8/Pittsburgh/1/;sends this line drive up the middle into centerfield for a single two more runs score and the Royals rout the Pirates 8 to 1.
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S-Open


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Golf Logo


Masters champ Tiger Woods never really challenged for the lead today at the U-S Open. Woods finished his round with a 2 over par 72 leaving him at 6 over par for the tournament.
Defending champ Steve Jones finished at 79 for a 15 over par total. Ernie Els birdied the 12-th hole to take the lead at 5 under par.
Three golfers including Tom Lehman were one shot back at 4 under par.

S-NFL


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NFL LOGO


The state of Tennessee is getting its first major league sports team.
The N-F-L Tennessee Oilers formally opened a ticket office in Memphis where they will play the upcoming football season.
The Players have cleaned out their lockers in Houston.
The franchise is the Volunteer State's first major sports team although the state did have brief stings in the World Football League and the United States Football League. Wx-Tape
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