06:00-01

E-disney

ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=afr
TAPE#97-39
GRAPHIC=Disney


A company known for its family programming is now facing a boycott.
The Southern Baptist Convention said the Walt Disney Company is too gay-friendly.
In Dallas, the Convention voted overwhelmingly to boycott the Magic Kingdom and its empire.
Andrew Freiden has more.
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SOT
IN Q=the baptists
SUPER=03-Dallas, TX; :00
SUPER=01-Barry Armstrong/Spirit FM; :26
SUPER=03-Lynchburg; :36
SUPER=01-George McNerlin/PAR FM; 1:07
SUPER=@Andrew2; 1:18
RUNS=1:24
OUT Q=af, news 7


(( The Baptists feel that Disney, and its subsidiaries, take too liberal an attitude towards homosexuality.
The company provides health benefits to the partners of gay employees-- and it allows "gay-days" at its theme parks.
So the convention is urging the boycott of all Disney holdings...
Including theme parks, ABC Television stations, and even the NHL's mighty Ducks, and major league baseball's Anaheim Angels.
SOT 17:41:23

((BARRY ARMSTRONG/SPIRIT FM: I BELIEVE THAT MANY PEOPLE WILL MAKE A CHOICE, BECAUSE THEY'LL WANT DISNEY TO KNOW THAT THERE'S THAT ECONOMIC IMPACT. AND THEY'RE SAYING PLEASE GO BACK TO SOME WHOLESOME FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT. ))
RUNS=:11


Barry Armstrong is the general manager of a Christian Radio Station.
He says even if Disney doesn't give in-- his listeners think the boycott will be worth it.
SOT 17:42:00

((BARRY ARMSTRONG/SPIRIT FM: IT SENDS A MESSAGE TO THE CORPORATIONS THAT CONTROL MEDIA THAT THERE'S A HUGE CONSTITUENCY THAT WANT WHOLESOME FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT. SO I THINK THAT MESSAGE WILL BE HARD EVEN IF DISNEY DECIDES NOT TO CHANGE AS A DIRECT RESULT OF THE BOYCOTT. ))
RUNS=:14


Southern Baptists don't want to cripple the Disney empire...
... They just want the company to return to the way it used to be.
SOT 18:52:00

((GEORGE MCNERLIN/PAR-FM: WE GREW UP ON DISNEY. WE WANT OUR KIDS TO GROW UP ON DISNEY, WE JUST WANT DISNEY TO BE A GOOD FAMILY ORIENTED OPERATION LIKE IT USED TO BE WHEN OLD WALT WAS AROUND.))
RUNS=:10


The vote represents a recommendation to the church's 15 million members-- and is not binding.
Andrew Freiden, News 7.))

GAY-REACT


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Disney


Disney officials responded to the boycott by issuing a statement.
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VO-NAT


It reads "we are proud that the Disney brand creates more family entertainment than anyone else in the world.
We plan to continue our leadership role and increase production of family entertainment."
The gay community has also fired back.
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SOT
IN Q=

(( SKY JOHNSON/LOS ANGELES GAY & LESBIAN CENTER: FAIR MINDED AMERICANS RECOGNIZE THAT THIS IS AMERICA, THAT THIS IS A DIVERSE COUNTRY, THAT BUSINESSES AND THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD SERVE ALL THE PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE NOTION THAT GAY PEOPLE SHOULD BE SINGLED OUT FOR DISCRIMINATORY TREATMENT IS SOMETHING THAT'S OBSOLETE. ))
SUPER=01-Sky Johnson/L. A. Gay & Lesbian Center;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q= that's obsolete.
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VO-NAT


And not everyone at the convention supported the boycott, believing it was the wrong way to send message.
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E-Slavery-Apology


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-17
GRAPHIC=None


A possible national apology for slavery is being debated in the House of Representatives .
President Clinton says he would consider such an apology.
He says there's some "unfinished business" between the races.
Locally Roanoke N-double-A-C-P leader Martin Jeffrey says the State of Virginia has something to be sorry about too... adding that the legacy of slavery is still with us.
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SOT 9:49:59
IN Q=who gets hired

((MARTIN JEFFREY/ROANOKE NAACP; WHO GETS HIRED, WHO GETS FIRED, WHAT SCHOOL KIDS GO TO, AND WHAT OTHER OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE TO THEM BASED ON THEIR COLOR, UNOFFICIALLY. I'D LIKE TO SEE THE 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. 00:11:00 DON BEYER/(D)CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR; I THINK WE SHOULD LOOK FIRST TO THE LEADERSHIP THAT COMES FROM THE PRESIDENT AND IF THAT'S IN FACT THE PUBLIC POLICY THAT'S PURSUED WE CAN ALWAYS ENDORSE IT.))
SUPER=01-Martin Jeffrey/Roanoke NAACP;
SUPER=@Beyer1; :24
RUNS=:31
OUT Q=can always endorse it
ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=None


Beyer says a national apology would not hurt anything, and he would not oppose it.
Virginia's legislative delegation in Washington is split on the issue, with Chuck Robb and Rick Boucher approving the concept.

E-Bank-Robbery


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-43
GRAPHIC=Bank Robbery


Police in Montgomery County hope a photograph from a security camera will help identify the man who robbed a bank last week.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co./Last Tuesday;


The National Bank of Blacksburg on Route 4-60 was robbed at gunpoint by a white male who entered the bank last Tuesday.
The man apparently arrived at the bank in a taxi and then stole the car from the driver.
The taxi was discovered a short time later outside Montgomery Regional hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department.
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E-Henry-Shooting


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-27
GRAPHIC=NONE


A homeowner surprises intruders for the second time in a week.
The two men used different methods to stop the would-be burglars-- with very different results.
Tina Tenret reports.
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SOT
IN Q=William Lewis
SUPER=03-Danville; :00
SUPER=01-William Lewis/Homeowner; :14
SUPER=01-Les Hussey/Homeowner; :33
SUPER=01-David Grimes/Pittsylvania Co. Prosecutor; :42
SUPER=@Tina2; :57
RUNS=1:09
OUT Q=News 7, Danville

((
William Lewis was relaxing on his front porch Tuesday night.
Suddenly, he walked inside to find two young men trying to rob him.
He wrestled with them, but they were too powerful.
They beat him up, leaving him with bloody marks on his arms.
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SOT 3:50:30
IN Q=Oh yeah

((WILLIAM LEWIS/HOMEOWNER: OH YEAH, THREW MY ARMS UP, KNOCKED THE SKIN OFF THEM, I WAS WRESTLING WITH ONE OF THEM TRYING TO HOLD HIM BUT I COULDN'T.))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=I couldn't


On Monday, Les Hussey came home to find two masked men with guns in his house.
Hussey shot one of them.
His neighbors are following his lead.
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SOT 3:21:18
IN Q=They have indicated

((LES HUSSEY/HOMEOWNER: THEY HAVE INDICATED THEY WOULD HAVE DONE THE VERY SAME THING AND MOST OF THEM THAT DON'T HAVE A GUN WAS GOING TO BUY A GUN BECAUSE THEY WERE TIRED OF ALL OF THIS GOING ON.))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=going on
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SOT 2:38:11
IN Q=If an armed person

((DAVID GRIMES/PITTSYLVANIA CO. COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: IF AN ARMED PERSON IS FOUND IN YOUR HOME -- OBVIOUSLY BROKEN INTO YOUR HOME OR THEY'RE BREAKING INTO YOUR HOME -- YOU PROBABLY DO HAVE A RIGHT TO USE FORCE TO FEND THEM OFF, TO GET THEM OUT OF YOUR HOME, TO PROTECT YOURSELF.))
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=to protect yourself


Grimes says a homeowner can only use necessary force.
But he says if someone broke into his house, he would grab the phone-- and his gun.
Tina Tenret, News 7, Danville. ))

P-Mitchell


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=jmc
TAPE#597-25
GRAPHIC=Mitchell


A former Carroll County administrator pleaded guilty to fraud and money laundering.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Hillsville/File Tape;


A hearing was held yesterday in federal court in Abingdon.
Billy Mitchell admitted taking more than 400-thousand dollars from the county and its industrial development authority.
He also pleaded guilty to filing a false income tax return.
Mitchell will be sentenced in September.
He's also facing state charges in the case.
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S-Beyer


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-35
GRAPHIC=Beyer


Hundreds of rising high school seniors this week are learning firsthand about how government works, with help from some of the state's top elected officials.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Farmville


Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer addressed both the Boys State convention in Lynchburg and Girls State in Farmville yesterday.
Beyer talked about what kind of qualities make a good leader.
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SOT 13:19:32
IN Q=I think the

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I THINK THE WOMEN NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE STRONG WOMEN IN HISTORY AND STRONG WOMEN IN MY LIFE AND IN THEIR LIVES. AND ESPECIALLY, MY THREE DAUGHTERS ARE BEING RAISED DIFFERENTLY THAN MY FOUR SISTERS WERE RAISED, DIFFERENT EXPECTATIONS AND THESE YOUNG WOMEN CAN RULE THE WORLD AND I WANT TO MAKE SURE THEY KNOW THAT THEY CAN.))
SUPER=@Beyer1; :00
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=know that they can.
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VO-NAT


Republican gubernatorial candidate Jim Gilmore is scheduled to address both conventions today.
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P-Ticket-Fee


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#597-22
GRAPHIC=Roanoke Airport


Passengers at Roanoke Regional Airport may soon be paying a bit more to fly.
The proposed surcharge would pay for improvements to Woodrum Field.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/File Tape;


Yesterday, the Regional Airport Commission voted to hire a consultant who will help win approval from the Federal Aviation Administration.
The money must be spent on specific capital improvements, and the maximum fee would be three dollars per passenger.
At current levels, that would generate about one million dollars a year.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=Roanoke Airport


Airport officials say the charge will help the airport remain self-sufficient and protect against the loss of federal funds.

P-Pulaski-Rangers


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-19
GRAPHIC=None


Pulaski has a new reason to cheer..the minor league Rangers will play in Calfee Park.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pulaski;


The Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce held a luncheon yesterday honoring players, coaches and staff.
Many in Pulaski are excited by the Appalachian League team, but some residents who live near the ballfield don't want beer sold inside the park.
A hearing will be held by the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board before a decision is made.
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SOT
IN Q=I don't

((ROBERT PEOPLES/LOCAL RESIDENT:I DON'T DRINK, BUT IF SOMEONE ELSE WANTS TO DRINK, IT'S THEIR BUSINESS, BUT I THINK IF THEY'RE GOING TO DO IT, INSTEAD OF COMING OUT HERE IN PUBLIC, THEY OUGHT TO DO IT A HOME, YOU KNOW COMING OUT IN PUBLIC, DRINKING, ENDANGERING OTHER PEOPLE, GOING BACK TO YOUR HOME OR TO THEIR HOME, IT'S NOT WORTH IT. ))
SUPER=01-Robert Peoples/Local Resident; :00
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=worth it.
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VO-NAT


The President of Pulaski Baseball Incorporated declined to comment.
A hearing date has not been set.
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Disney


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=afr
TAPE#net (edit of 597-27)
GRAPHIC=Disney


Southern Baptists are blacklisting Mickey and Minnie.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Orlando, FL/File Tape;


They've voted to boycott Disney theme parks and subsidiaries, which include four movie companies and one major network.
Many object to Disney's policy of giving health benefits to partners of gay employees and the so called Gay Days at its theme parks.
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SOT 15:01:51
IN Q=

((WILEY DRAKE/BUENA PARK, CALIFORNIA: IT'S HARD FOR US TO FISH AND WIN FOLKS TO JESUS WHEN DISNEYLAND IS PUSHING THE HOMOSEXUAL LIFESTYLE AS NORMAL.)) 15:01:00 ((MARTIN KNOX/GREEN BAY, WI: I SPEAK AGAINST THIS BECAUSE I THINK THERE ARE BETTER WAYS TO COMMUNICATE GRACE AND TRUTH OF JESUS CHRIST TO HOMOSEXUALS IN AMERICA THAN BOYCOTTING COMPANIES.))
SUPER=01-Wiley Drake/Buena Park, CA; 00
SUPER=01-Martin Knox/Green Bay, WI; 09
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=than boycotting companies."
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VO-NAT


The vote came at the Southern Baptist convention in Dallas.
The General Manager of a local Christian radio station says Southern Baptists have wrestled with the decision for a full year.
They say they want a return to the old Disney.
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SOT 17:39:19
IN Q=BUT PEOPLE

((BARRY ARMSTRONG/SPIRIT FM: BUT PEOPLE WHEN CONFRONTED WITH A CHOICE, I THINK THEY WILL CHOOSE TO DO SOMETHING OTHER THAN A DISNEY RELATED PRODUCT-- JUST TO SEND A MESSAGE THAT THEY WANT A RETURN TO WHOLESOME FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT. ))
SUPER=01-Barry Armstrong/Spirit FM;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT
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VO-NAT


The resolution is NOT binding, but it urges the nation's 15-million Baptists to take action.
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tobacco


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=tobacco


A settlement to end the tobacco wars may be on the horizon.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington, DC;


The negotiations were on the brink of collapse yesterday, but progress on the two biggest sticking points has given rise to new hope.
The contested issues concern government regulation of nicotine and whether cigarette makers should be exempt from punitive damages in lawsuits.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly
ss=none


The negotiators are trying to settle lawsuits brought by 40 states.

MCVEIGH-BURIAL


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=MOrn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=mcveigh


The U-S Senate has passed a bill that will prevent Oklahoma Bomber Timothy McVeigh from being buried in a national cemetery.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Capitol Hill/Yesterday;


The bill denies burial benefits to any veteran convicted of a federal capital offense.
There were already laws on the books denying such benefits to vets found guilty of treason but the new bill adds murder to the list.
SUPER=@File;


As a Gulf War veteran, McVeigh was entitled to burial in a military cemetery, along with the benefits of a memorial flag, a headstone and perpetual care.
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Bedford-ax


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=fatal accident


An 18- year- old Staunton River High School student died yesterday.
Police say Jesse Clayton Cheatwood was a passenger in a pick-up, when it ran off route 24 in Bedford County and hit a tree Tuesday night.
Cheatwood was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected from the truck and airlifted to the hospital, where he died yesterday.
Police say Lawrence Morgan Gibson was driving the truck. He is still in critical condition.

E-Girls-Girls


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#97-30
GRAPHIC=NONE


The lawyer for Girls, Girls, Girls says nude dancing is protected by the first amendment.
Authorities charged the
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


club with obscenity after vice detectives observed nudity and sexually explicit activity there.
Yesterday, attorney Jack (KEN-it) Kennet said he'll argue that the dances were choreographed and had artistic merit.
But prosecutor Dennis Nagel said that's an issue a local jury should decide.
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SOT 16:28:36
IN Q=This will be determined

((DENNIS NAGEL/ASST. COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: THIS WILL BE DETERMINED ON LOCAL COMMUNITY STANDARDS, SO THE EXACT SAME PRESENTATION IN NEW YORK CITY MIGHT BE ACCEPTABLE, BUT IT MAY NOT BE FOUND ACCEPTABLE HERE.))
SUPER=01-Dennis Nagel/Asst. Commonwealth's Attorney;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=acceptable here.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=legal scales


Judge Clifford Weckstein said he will allow cameras in the courtroom for a jury trial that is now set to begin in late September.

P-Slavery-Apology


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-17
GRAPHIC=None


Should the nation apologize to black Americans for slavery?
A House panel is now considering that question.
The President says he'll consider such an apology.
Roanoke N-double-A-C-P leader Martin Jeffrey says the State of Virginia has something to be sorry about too... adding that the legacy of slavery is still with us.
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SOT 9:49:59
IN Q=who gets hired

((MARTIN JEFFREY/ROANOKE NAACP; WHO GETS HIRED, WHO GETS FIRED, WHAT SCHOOL KIDS GO TO, AND WHAT OTHER OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE TO THEM BASED ON THEIR COLOR, UNOFFICIALLY. I'D LIKE TO SEE THE 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. 00:11:00 DON BEYER/(D)CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR; I THINK WE SHOULD LOOK FIRST TO THE LEADERSHIP THAT COMES FROM THE PRESIDENT AND IF THAT'S IN FACT THE PUBLIC POLICY THAT'S PURSUED WE CAN ALWAYS ENDORSE IT.))
SUPER=01-Martin Jeffrey/Roanoke NAACP;
SUPER=@Beyer1; :24
RUNS=:31
OUT Q=can always endorse it
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=None


Beyer says a national apology wouldn't hurt anything, and he would NOT be opposed to it.
Virginia's legislative delegation in Washington is split on the issue, with Chuck Robb and Rick Boucher approving the concept.
Virgil Goode says he's waiting to hear from the people of the fifth district before issuing an opinion.

P-Henry-Shooting


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte/sly
TAPE#597-30
GRAPHIC=None


As police continue their search for a burglary suspect in Henry County, another homeowner has confronted would-be burglars in his house.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville


It happened in Danville.
The burglars were not armed this time, but they beat up the homeowner, who did NOT have a gun in his home.
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SOT 3:50:30
IN Q=Oh yeah

((WILLIAM LEWIS/HOMEOWNER: OH YEAH, THREW MY ARMS UP, KNOCKED THE SKIN OFF OF THEM, I WAS WRESTLING WITH ONE OF THEM TRYING TO HOLD HIM BUT I COULDN'T.))
SUPER=01-William Lewis/Homeowner;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=I couldn't
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VO-NAT


Authorities have not charged Les Hussey, the Henry County homeowner who shot and wounded an alleged burglar on Monday.
A second suspect fled the scene.
Prosecutors say they take into account the stress of the situation.
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SOT 2:37:48
IN Q=In a self-defense case

((DAVID GRIMES/PITTSYLVANIA CO. COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: IN A SELF DEFENSE CASE, DID THE PERSON REASONABLY FEAR DEATH OR SERIOUS BODILY HARM OR INJURY, AND DID THE PERSON USE ONLY SO MUCH FORCE AS WAS NECESSARY? ))
RUNS=:09
SUPER=01-David Grimes/Pittsylvania Co. Prosecutor;
OUT Q=was necessary
ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=None


Police believe the second Henry County suspect was hitchhiking Monday afternoon.
The driver who picked up the suspect drove him to a gas station on 2-20 southbound.
Investigators would like the driver to contact the Martinsville State Police.

SAUDI


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=legal scales


A Saudi man is ready to tell what he knows about last year's truck bombing in Dhahran that killed 19 U-S airman.
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VO-NAT


(HAH'-nee) Hani Abdel Rahim Hussein Al Sayegh (ahl-sah-YEHR') is expected to plead guilty today to ANOTHER plot to kill Americans in Saudi Arabia that was never carried out.
It's part of a plea agreement that will keep (ahl-sah-yehr) Al-Sayegh from being charged in the truck bombing.
(ahl-sah-yehr) Al-Sayegh could provide the first confirmation of Saudi government claims that Iran was behind the bombing.
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P-Internet-Classroom


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=jsu
TAPE#597-26
GRAPHIC=Internet


Some teachers are going surfing...on the internet.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


A two day class offered at Virginia Western Community College is showing teachers how to design their own home pages.
Meg Cliborne is a teacher at Burlington Elementary. She's creating a page where students 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 THEY'RE GOING TO BE BEHIND WHEN THEY GET OUT OF SCHOOL ))
SUPER=01-Meg Cliborne/Burlington Elementary;
RUNS=:09
OUT Q= out of school
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VO-NAT


William Byrd High School teacher Danny Thompson says the days of just memorizing information are over.
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SOT 10:10:18
IN Q=They need to

((DANNY THOMPSON/WILLIAM BYRD HIGH SCHOOL: THEY NEED TO BE ABLE TO GO FIND THE INFORMATION AND DO RESEARCH AND THEN APPLY THAT INFORMATION ))
SUPER=01-Danny Thompson/William Byrd High School;
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=that information
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VO-NAT


The class costs 50-dollars and is offered throughout the year.
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4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=mlb


In sports,
Jose Canseco and Mark McGwire put on a home run display in Oakland's 11-to-9 win over San Diego.
For all of last night's scores from the diamond let's check the scoreboards.
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WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5012;
SUPER=0096-j/Los Angeles/7//Anaheim/5///j/Oakland/11//San Diego/9///;
SUPER=x5009
SUPER=0096-/Philadelphia/2/j/Boston/4////Florida/2/j/Detroit/6///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-j/Cincinnati/5//Cleveland/2////N.Y. Mets/2/j/N.Y. Yankees/3//10

Innings/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-j/Montreal/1//Baltimore/0////Atlanta/3/j/Toronto/5///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-/St. Louis/4/j/Milwaukee/8////Pittsburgh/2/j/Minnesota/8///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0096-/Houston/2/j/Kansas City/6////Chi. Cubs/0/j/Chi. White Sox/3///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0096-/Texas/9/j/Colorado/10////Seattle/2/j/San Francisco/4///;
RUNS=:49

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