12:00-01

NOON-HEADLINES

ANCHOR=Melanie
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VO-NAT


Southern Baptists vote down Mickey Mouse.
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And a call for Virginia lawmakers to apologize for slavery.
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TALENT=Kimberly
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Cloudy skies as we slide into the middle part of the work week.
Very warm and humid air colliding with a cold front will mean more scattered showers and thunderstorms for us.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
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Stick around. News 7 at Noon is next.

Slavery-Apology


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-29
GRAPHIC=none


The head of Roanoke's N-double-A-C-P says a apology for slavery should come from the places where it began, including the state of Virginia.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Martin Jeffrey says the apology under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives is long overdue.
He also believes that state lawmakers have a responsibility to act.
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((MARTIN JEFFERY/NAACP; I'D LIKE TO SEE THE VIRGINIA HOUSE OF DELEGATES IN THIS ELECTION YEAR, THAT QUESTION POSED TO THEM... VIRGINIA AS ONE OF THE INITIATORS OF THIS INSTITUTION... WHAT ARE WE GOING TO DO? WE OUGHT TO APOLOGIZE FOR WHAT WE DID AS A STATE GOVERNMENT AND CERTAINLY AMERICA OUGHT TO BE CONSIDERING THIS QUESTION.))
SUPER=07-Martin Jeffrey;
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ANCHOR=Melanie
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Jeffrey says the healing process can't begin until someone says I'm sorry.

Mitchell


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=legal scales


Former Carroll County administrator Billy Mitchell has pleaded guilty in an Abingdon courtroom to federal fraud, money laundering and tax charges.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Mitchell admitted stashing more than 400- thousand- dollars of county money in an account used for personal items, including Rolex watches and trips.
The money was supposed to be going toward the "Magnolia" industrial development project in Carroll County.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
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Mitchell still faces state charges in connection with the embezzlement.

DISNEY-VOTE


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=NOON
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=disney


The nation's largest Protestant denomination has waged an economic war on Disney.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Dallas, TX;


Twelve-thousand delegates at the Southern Baptist convention voted today to boycott Walt Disney and its subsidiaries.
The 15 million member denomination is upset with Disney's changing attitudes toward homosexuals.
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TOBACCO-talks


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


The tobacco talks in Washington could break off as early as today.
Negotiators reportedly have hit snags over how much legal protection to offer cigarette makers and how the government will regulate nicotine.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Meantime, R-J Reynolds is battling in court to protect Joe Camel.
It's suing the federal trade commission over accusations that R-J-R uses the cartoon character to reign in young smokers.
The tobacco company says the government is engaging in harassment.
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Rest-Stops


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=lba
TAPE#net (edit of 97-28 and 97-39)
GRAPHIC=NONE


Over the past 16 months Virginia rest stops have chalked up two murders and seventeen armed robberies.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Ironto/April 30;


The Ironto rest stop on Interstate 81 is a security priority after a murder there in April.
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SOT 8:59:02
IN Q=SOME OF THE

((DON NEEDHAM/TRUCKER: SOME OF THE SMALLER REST STOPS IN CERTAIN AREAS ARE REALLY EXCLUDED. THEY'RE OUT IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE. AND THEY'RE NOT REALLY SAFE AND SECURE LIKE IN SOME OF THE PLACE AND THEY'RE VULNERABLE IF SOMEONE WANTS TO BREAK INTO YOUR TRUCK.))
SUPER=01-Don Needham/Truck Driver;
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VO-NAT


State Troopers hope to cut down on crime by making themselves more visible.
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SOT 4:14:30
IN Q=certainly what we're

((STEVE FIJALKOWSKI/STATE POLICE: CERTAINLY WHAT WE'RE TRYING TO DO IS INCREASE OUR VISIBILITY THERE, THEY'VE POSTED SOME SIGNS-- IF YOU GO THROUGH, YOU'LL SEE ONE THAT SAYS STATE POLICE PARKING ONLY. TO LET PEOPLE KNOW THAT WE DO COME THROUGH THERE ON A REGULAR BASIS. ))
SUPER=01-Steve Fijalkowski/Virginia State Police;
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OUT Q=regular basis
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VO-NAT


Almost three quarters of a million dollars in security guards, remote cameras, and overtime for troopers is the financial cost for taxpayers.
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E-Henry-Shooting


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-27
GRAPHIC=Shooting


Police have been on the trail of a suspect in an attempted burglary and shooting in Henry County Monday.
Officials say they've located several possible suspects, but no arrest has been made yet.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


State troopers will only release the suspect's first name ... MIKE.
But they say more than one person may have been involved in the burglary attempt.
Les Hussey came home Monday to find two masked and armed men in his house.
When one of the would-be burglars fired at him, Hussey shot back.
SOT 3:21:57
IN Q=These people

((THESE PEOPLE THAT BREAK IN IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY. SOMEBODY'S GOT TO STOP THEM. UNFORTUNATELY THERE'S NOT ENOUGH POLICE AUTHORITY TO DO THAT ALL THE TIME. I'M NOT THE TYPE TO WANT TO HURT ANYBODY BUT I'M VERY THANKFUL I DIDN'T LOSE ANYTHING THIS TIME.))
SUPER=01-Les Hussey/Homeowner;
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Out Q= anything this time
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VO-NAT


Hussey wounded one alleged intruder, Randall Lee Gilbert, in the chest.
The other man fled.
Monday, police found a 19-92 Ford Festiva abandoned in the woods nearby.
They say clues from the car are helping lead to the suspect.
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Robbery-Update


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-43
GRAPHIC=none


Investigators are appealing to the public for help in identifying the man who allegedly robbed a Montgomery County bank last week.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co./Last Tuesday;


The National Bank of Blacksburg on Route 460- was robbed at gunpoint last Tuesday.
The man apparently arrived at the bank in a taxi and then stole the car from the driver.
Sheriff's officials hope someone may recognize the suspect.
This still photo was taken from a security camera inside the bank.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department.
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Bedford-ax


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=afr
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=accident


Two Staunton River High School students are in critical condition after as accident in the Body Camp section of Bedford County last night.
Police say they were driving east on route 24 when their pickup truck ran head-on into a tree.
Jesse Cheatwood and L.M. Gibson were airlifted to Roanoke Memorial Hospital

CIA-SHOOTER


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


The accused triggerman in a 19-93 shooting rampage outside C-I-A headquarters appeared in court today in Northern Virginia to face murder charges.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Fairfax Co./1993;


Mir Aimal Kansi (meer eye-MAHL' KAHN'-see) was returned to the United States last night after a four-year international manhunt.
The Pakistani allegedly killed two C-I-A employees and wounded three others and was on the F-B-I's ten most wanted list.
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SOT

7:03;50
IN Q=

((HORAN:" THE FBI AND THE CIA, FROM THE TIME THE INDICTMENT WAS RETURNED, OPERATED WITH TREMENDOUS DILIGENCE TO TRY AND BRING THIS MAN BACK HERE. ))
SUPER=01-Robert Horan/Fairfax Co. Commonwealth Attorney;
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=man back home
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VO-NAT


Kansi (KAHN'-see) was arrested along the Afghan-Pakistani border.
The prosecutor says he'll seek the death penalty.
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saudi-suspect


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


A federal judge has charged a Saudi man with conspiring to kill Americans on behalf of a terrorist organization.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Herndon;


The one-count indictment of(HAH'-nee) Abdel Rahim Hussein al-Sayegh
(ahl-sah-YEHR') was unsealed this morning.


It's part of a deal he made with the Justice Department, in which he
SUPER=@File;

agreed to tell what he knows about a bombing that killed 19 American airmen in Saudi Arabia last year.
Al-Sayegh allegedly drove a car that signaled the truck that carried the deadly bomb.
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SIRHAN-PAROLE


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=NOON
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


The convicted killer of Senator Robert Kennedy is up for possible parole in California.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Sirhan Sirhan has been denied parole nine prior times, and experts say he stands little chance of winning his freedom after today's hearing.
Kennedy was shot to death on June fifth, 19-68, during his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination.
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P-Crenshaw


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=lbe/sly
TAPE#597-30
GRAPHIC=Crenshaw


The doors to Crenshaw Electronics and Appliances in both Roanoke and Lynchburg were closed for a second day yesterday.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Monday;


Instead a major lender visited the Roanoke store and began repossessing more than 100- thousand- dollars worth of merchandise.
Deutsche Financial Services says its doing this to recover at least a portion of an overdue debt.
The North Carolina chain says it's trying to settle the dispute with the lender.
Crenshaw also maintains a series of reports aired on News 7 last year contributed to its financial difficulties.
W-D-B-J officials deny the allegation.
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(( ))
SUPER=01-Jim Shaver/WDBJ Vice President;
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OUT Q=continue to do that
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Crenshaw says once things get resolved, its Virginia stores will reopen.
Until then though, customers and employees must wait.

Yeannakis


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=jmc
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE


A mortgage broker from Lexington is facing federal fraud charges.
A grand jury in Roanoke indicted Andrew Yeannakis yesterday, on one count of wire fraud and three counts of mail fraud.
The indictment says Yeannakis set himself up as a mortgage broker, took money from investors and promised returns of 30 to 55 percent.
But federal authorities say he never delivered, and just used the money for living expenses.

P-Garrison


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#597-28
GRAPHIC=None


19-97 marks the twenty fifth anniversary of the Watergate break-in. Roanoker Sam Garrison had a hand in the congressional hearings.
He says time lessened the magnitude of the Washington scandal that rocked the country.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Garrison served as the chief Republican lawyer for the impeachment inquiry of the House Judiciary Committee.
Twenty-five years later, Garrison says he remains convinced that the country was well- served by the Watergate hearings that laid the groundwork for the President's resignation.
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IN Q=When we talk about that

((SAM GARRISON/FORMER JUDICIARY COMM. LAWYER: WHEN WE TALK ABOUT THAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT SOMETHING THAT REALLY MERITED ALL OF THE ATTENTION THAT IT GOT FROM THE MEDIA, FROM THE CONGRESS AND FROM THE PEOPLE.))
SUPER=01-Sam Garrison/Former Judiciary Comm. Lawyer;
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OUT Q=from the people.
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Garrison believes the most important legacy of Watergate is the confirmation that no man, including the president, is above the law.

OBESITY-DRUGS


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=NOON
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=obesity treatment


Researchers in today's Journal of the American Medical Association are raising a red flag about popular weight control products in the U-S.
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VO-NAT


Among them: obesity drugs.
With millions of women and men dangerously overweight in this country doctors have begun treating record numbers of patients with medications like Fen-Phen and redux.
They act on the brain to reduce appetite.
But side effects include fatigue, insomnia and diarrhea and sometimes Primary pulmonary hypertension, a condition which can be fatal.
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((DR. MARC BESSLER/SURGEON COLUMBIA-PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL: I THINK FOR SOME PATIENTS, IT IS VERY, VERY CLEAR THAT THE RISK OF THEIR OBESITY IS TREMENDOUSLY GREATER THAN THE RISK OF TREATMENT BEING OFFERED TO THEM. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. Marc Bessler/Surgeon;
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OUT Q=offered to them.
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VO-NAT


Researchers say physicians should be measuring a person's body mass index, as well as completing examinations for other health problems.
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Boot-Camp


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=equ
TAPE#net (edit of 597-19)
GRAPHIC=None


Some non-violent offenders in Virginia are being sent to boot camp.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Southampton Co./File Tape;


This 90- day alternative to jail is now six- years- old.
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Roanoke drug offender Chris Nichols has basic plans for after his graduation next week.
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SOT 11:28:43 tape two
IN Q=Go home

((CHRIS NICHOLS/BOOT CAMP PROBATE: GO HOME, GET A JOB, AND GO BACK TO SCHOOL HOPEFULLY MA'AM.))
sot tape two 11:20:14

((JAMES CAMACHE/VA. DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS: ONE OF THE NEGATIVES THAT I SEE WITH THE BOOT CAMP IS THE VERY OBVIOUS AND THAT IS WHAT HAPPENS TO THEM AFTER THEY LEAVE?))
sot tape two 11:30:45

((I MEAN I PLAN TO GET MY LIFE TOGETHER, GET A JOB, WORK THIS TIME AND DO THE RIGHT THING, MA'AM.))
SUPER=01-Chris Nichols/Boot Camp Probate; :00 QUICK
SUPER=01-James Camache/Virginia Dept. of Corrections; :04
SUPER=01-Don Cypress/Boot Camp Probate; :14
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=right thing, ma'am.
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VO-NAT


So far, only one in every ten graduates of the program has returned to jail.
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E-911


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-41
GRAPHIC=NONE


Storms knocked out power for much of Danville and Pittsylvania County last night.
All phone lines, including 9-1-1, were down for at least an hour last night after an electrical storm.
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SOT 11:18:16
IN Q=Our 911 center

((IN OUR 911 CENTER... SAME PROBLEM))
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OUT Q=same problem
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=NONE


All police radio traffic was banned unless it was an emergency.

E-Explore


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#97-31
GRAPHIC=Explore


The new leader of Virginia's Explore Park is a Richmond hotel manager with museum experience.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Roger Ellmore is a native of southwest Virginia.
He's currently employed as the General Manager of the Airport Sheraton in Richmond.
He also has experience as the operations manager of the Valentine Riverside Museum.
He comes to Explore as the living history park prepares for the opening of a new spur road from the Blue Ridge Parkway.
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IN Q=I think this is a marvelous

((ROGER ELLMORE/NEW EXPLORE DIRECTOR: I THINK THIS IS A MARVELOUS OPPORTUNITY FOR ME AS WELL AS I THINK THE PARK IS AT A GOOD POINT IN ITS DEVELOPMENT, WHERE THINGS WILL REALLY TAKE OFF AND BE EXCITING OVER THE LONG HAUL.))
SUPER=01-Roger Ellmore/New Explore Director;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=over the long haul.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


Ellmore starts his job on July first.

Internet-Classroom


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=jsu
TAPE#97-47
GRAPHIC=Internet


Some area teachers are learning how to design their own web pages.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The two day class offered at Virginia Western Community College.. is showing teachers ways to integrate computers and the Internet into the classroom.
Meg Claiborne, a teacher at Burlington Elementary, is designing a page where student can access math problems.
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SOT 10:04:17
IN Q= This is where

((MEG CLIBORNE/BURLINGTON ELEMENTARY: THIS IS WHERE THE WORLD IS GOING AND IT'S NOT JUST READING, WRITING, AND ARITHMETIC ANYMORE. IF THE KIDS DON'T KNOW HOW TO USE THE COMPUTER THEN THEIR GOING TO BE BEHIND WHEN THEY GET OUT OF SCHOOL ))
SUPER=01-Meg Cliborne/Burlington Elementary;
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OUT Q= out of school
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VO-NAT


William Byrd High School teacher Danny Thompson says the days of memorizing information are over.
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((DANNY THOMPSON/WILLIAM BYRD HIGH SCHOOL: THEY NEED TO BE ABLE TO GO FIND THE INFORMATION AND DO RESEARCH AND THEN APPLY THAT INFORMATION ))
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OUT Q=that information
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VO-NAT


Classes will be offered throughout the year and cost around 50-dollars.
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P-Sandy-Level


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-26
GRAPHIC=None


Some Henry County children are choosing the basketball court over the pool this summer.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Henry Co.;


Yesterday was the fourth day of a basketball camp in Sandy Level.
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SOT 00:01:41
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((IT'S FUN BECAUSE IT HELPS US GET GOOD WITH OUR SKILLS.))
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OUT Q=our skills
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Coach Garrett Dillard tossed the idea out because most local children could NOT go to camps in Danville or Martinsville.
This camp has an OPTIONAL fee of two dollars.
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SOT 23:58:13
IN Q=All of them

((GARRETT DILLARD/COACH: ALL OF THEM ARE GOOD KIDS. IT'S JUST A MATTER OF LEARNING HOW TO DEAL WITH OTHER KIDS AND HOW TO DEAL WITH TOUGH SITUATIONS. ONE KID MAY MISS A SHOT AND THE OTHERS MIGHT FUSS AT HIM BUT THAT'S PART OF LEARNING.))
SUPER=01-Garrett Dillard/Coach;
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OUT Q=part of learning
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VO-NAT


Sandy Level has battled a drug problem for years--federal agents recently cracked down on open air drug markets.
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WEATHER
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SUPER=301-79/77/S 8/29.89 F/96/1944/45/1974;

Forecasts
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SUPER=330-Scattered Storms/Then Partly Cloudy/60-65/Mostly/Sunny & Hot/84-88;
SUPER=331-Partly Cloudy/Wind SW 10/62-66/Sunny Skies/Wind W 10/85-89;
SUPER=332-Partial Clearing/Wind W 5-10/60-64/Partly/Cloudy/80-84;
SUPER=333-Storms Early/Then Partly Cloudy/60-64/Mostly Sunny/Very Warm/82-86;
SUPER=334-Becoming/Partly Cloudy/60-64/Partly Sunny/& Pleasant/80-84;
SUPER=X5001;


Arby's


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Noon
WRITER=jsu
TAPE#net (edit of 597-22)
GRAPHIC=business news


At least 200 new jobs could be created in our area.
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VO-NAT :24
SUPER=03-Salem;


The Arby's fast food chain plans to open more restaurants in our area and a regional headquarters in the Roanoke Valley.
Within the next few years the franchise will expand locally from its current four restaurants to as many as 12.
It's estimated 30 people will be hired at each restaurant.
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Monk


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#net (edit of S7-6)
GRAPHIC=REDSKINS


Former Washington Redskins all-pro wide receiver Art Monk quietly, but officially retired from the N-F-L yesterday.
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IN Q="I've decided...

((ART MONK/RETIRES FROM THE NFL: I'VE DECIDED TO UM, CALL IT QUITS. EVEN THOUGH IN MY MIND I'VE BEEN RETIRED FOR THE PAST YEAR OR SO. I'M JUST NOW GETTING AROUND TO I GUESS MAKING THE OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT THAT I'M RETIRING FROM THE NFL.))
SUPER=01-Art Monk/Retires From The NFL; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...THE NFL."
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Carlisle, PA; :00


Monk, who is a future hall of famer, was a fixture with the Skins from 19-80 through 19-93.
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Davis


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#net (edit of S7-5)
GRAPHIC=ORIOLES


Orioles outfielder Eric Davis, who last Friday underwent surgery to remove part of his colon, found out last night that the extracted mass is cancerous.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=04-MLB; :00


Doctors believe the cancer was confined to the colon, and that they were able to remove all of the tumor during surgery.
It is likely Davis will have to undergo some chemotherapy treatment.
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Horse


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=sma
TAPE#net (edit of ST5-29)
GRAPHIC=Horse Show


The Roanoke Valley Horse moves into its third day of competition at the Salem Civic Center today.
Steve Mason and photographer Scott Ayres have the story.
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IN Q=nearly three
SUPER=03-Salem; :00
SUPER=01-June Camper/Horse Show Chairperson; :17
SUPER=01-Don Stewart/Owner & Competitor; :40
SUPER=@Steve1; :45
RUNS=:58
OUT Q=....News 7 sports"
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WH-CONCERT


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=noon
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


The president and first lady enjoyed an outdoor concert last night on the White House lawn.
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4:25:05
SUPER=03-Washington, DC;
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OUT Q=(NATS OF KNIGHT SINGING)
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VO-NAT


They were serenaded by singer Gladys Knight and one of the pip's, her brother, Bubba.
The concert will air on Public Television in September as part of the "In Performance at the White House" music series. (----------------)