22:00-01

video-open

SUPER=#4065
SUPER=70-Connie Stevens;
SUPER=70-Mike Stevens;
ANCHOR=Connie
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=here's what's next

(( HERE'S WHAT'S NEXT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME... ABOUT 85-PERCENT OF OUR TIME IS SPENT PERFORMING SOME SORT OF COMMUNITY SERVICE. RATHER THAN MAKING AN ARREST AND WRITING TICKETS.
FORMER ROANOKE COUNTY SHERIFF O-S FOSTER HAS DIED.
JOE CAMEL IS OUT-- THE CONTROVERSIAL CARTOON CHARACTER HAS BEEN DROPPED BY R-J REYNOLDS. IT'S A PLEASURE TO SAY GOODBYE TO JOE CAMEL. BYE BYE. ))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=bye-bye.



top-story


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#top
GRAPHIC=none
(----------------)

TOP STORY GRAPHIC 11004
It's THURSDAY July TENTH...
Our top story--
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 54:29 597-21
IN Q=they changed their

((THEY CHANGED THEIR MINDS A COUPLE OF TIMES, SO WE'LL JUST WAIT AND SEE. ))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=WAIT AND SEE.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


It's been a day of ups and downs for some employees at Salem's General Electric plant...
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p-fatal-ax


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=n7pt


Good Evening, you're watching NEWS-7 Primetime on WEFC, I'm Connie Stevens.
More on General Electric in a moment but first...
A 42-year old bicyclist was killed when he was struck by a car in Bedford County tonight.
Authorities say it was a hit and run.
The accident happened around 8:40 tonight on the 460 bypass near the Terrace Restarant.
The man was apparently hit by a green Ford.
State Police managed to stop a suspect shortly after the accident.

P-GE


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-32
SS=general electric


Workers at the General Electric Drive Systems plant in Salem thought they's be hearing about layoffs--
But by the end of the day, it turned out to be only a possible indicator of what's ahead.
Len Besthoff has an update.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=GE management
SUPER=03-Salem; :00
SUPER=01-Les Brown/GE Employee; :15
SUPER=01-Kyle Gravely/GE Employee; :38
SUPER=04-Yesterday; :51
SUPER=@Len1; 57
RUNS=1:08
OUT Q=LB, News-7.

(( ge cover
GE management told at least several dozen production workers that 160 layoffs were on the way...pre pro list that, in addition to a limited workforce for a two week period, and a one day plant shutdown.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:59:19
IN Q=The 18th

(( ))
SUPER=
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=five- fifty.

more cover
Employees say a few hours later though, the company backtracked on the layoffs and maybe the other moves as well, leaving workers wondering, who's in charge here?
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:11:04 ge today tape
IN Q=Well it's kinda

(( ))
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=was laid off.

shots plant or ratification wednesday
This ironically comes on the heels of the ratification of a new contract by GE union workers.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 18:06:29 ge today tape
IN Q=Now GE says

(( ))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=LB News7.

))

P-Joe-Camel


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-E
GRAPHIC=NONE
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Negotiations continue to finalize a settlement that aims to keep tobacco away from children.
And today, one of the tobacco industry's most recognizable faces is being laid to rest--
"Cool" Joe Camel will be replaced by the more lifelike camel on the label of R-J Reynolds cigarette packs.
The Federal Trade Commission and anti-tobacco activists charged that Joe Camel was designed to lure young adults to the brand.
The Clinton Administration is glad to bid farewell to Joe Camel-- but not as enthusiastic about provisions of the proposed agreement that would impose limits on the Federal regulation of tobacco products.
The agreements chief architect just doesn't want the settlement to fall through.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 16:48:36
IN Q=What really worries

((MICHAEL MOORE/MISSISSIPPI ATTORNEY GENERAL: WHAT REALLY WORRIES ME, EVERY DAY THERE IS NO SETTLEMENT, MORE AND MORE KIDS START SMOKING. AND I THINK THERE'S A LITTLE ROOM, BUT NOT A LOT FOR TINKERING ON THIS AGREEMENT. ))
SUPER=01-Michael Moore/Mississippi Attorney General; :
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=agreement.
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P-TV-Ratings


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#NET-A
GRAPHIC=TV RATINGS


While children are learning their A-B-Cs, parents have their own set of letters to get acquainted with...
A revised television ratings system.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


These new definitions expand on the old- using letters to alert parents to violence, sexual content, strong language and suggestive dialogue.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:08:48
IN Q=

((TODAY AMERICA'S PARENTS HAVE WON BACK THEIR LIVING ROOMS.))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=THEIR LIVING ROOMS."
(----------------)
VO-NAT


A-B-C, C-B-S, Fox and the major cable networks have signed on.
But N-B-C has not- saying it doesn't like government involvement in deciding what people watch.
(----------------)



P-Arts


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-F
GRAPHIC=WASHINGTON DC


Those opposed to the National Endowment for the Arts won a crucial vote today-- effectively eliminating money for the agency that administers the federal arts grant program.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The measure passed by one vote.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 18:02:17
IN Q=On this

((ON THIS VOTE, THE YEAS ARE 217, THE NAYS ARE 216 AND THE AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO...(GAVEL DOWN) ))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=nat gavel down.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The agency has been under siege by conservatives for years--
(-----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD

but wouldn't have to shut down because of today's vote.
The Senate must also vote-- and the N-E-A has considerable support there.

P-bosnia


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#597-27
GRAPHIC=bosnia peacekeepers


U-S forces provided transportation for a successful capture of three accused war criminals in Bosnia today.
A fourth suspect was shot and killed.
Meanwhile some soldiers from Danville told their families they knew the situation there was heating up.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville/Last Month;


When David Jones was home on leave last month, he told his father there was more going on in Bosnia, than most people on U-S soil realize.
Bobby Jones says hearing about today's shooting makes him want to cry.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=

(( ))
SUPER=01-Bobby Jones/Father of Soldier;
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=catching hell.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bosnia;


Major Tom Wilkinson of the National Guard doesn't believe the Danville troops were involved in the incident.
But Jones says his son's job has been delivering mail and supplies to British troops, stationed near the shootout.
(----------------)



P-Prices-Fork


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-30
GRAPHIC=NONE


Nearly 40- people gathered tonight to learn more about a plan that would transform a Montgomery County community into a town.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Prices Fork;


A residential committee is leading the movement to give Prices Fork town status.
Many at tonight's meeting are undecided on the issue.
Those who support it, say it would give residents more of a voice, while preserving the area's history.
(/////SOT/////)

1;24:04
SOT
IN Q=It is

((JIM NOONKESTER/TOWN STATUS SUPPORTER:IT IS IMPORTANT TO US, TO RETAIN OUR COMMUNITY, THE IDENTITY OF OUR COMMUNITY, AND THE HISTORY OF OUR COMMUNITY, IT'S IMPORTANT TO US, AND IT'S HARD TO UNDERSTAND UNLESS YOU HAVE LIVED A LONG TIME IN A COMMUNITY AND KNOW THE LONG HISTORY OF THE COMMUNITY.))
SUPER=01-Jim Noonkester/Town Status Supporter; :00
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=the community.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


In Virginia, there are just a few communities that have established town status since the early 1980's.
(----------------)



tease#1

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


If you have a gambling problem, flipping over a lottery ticket could provide some help.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


And a little later-- if you're cruising through a speed trap in Montgomery County, you better hope its being run by the newest deputy on the force.
(----------------)

WEFC!!! go to break

P-Bomb-Threat


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE


It's the fourth one this year.
A bomb threat at a state building.
Hundreds of Virginia Department of Transportation workers were evacuated from their offices in downtown Richmond this afternoon.
No explosive device was found.
The State Capitol has also been threatened and evacuated in the last few months.

P-Gambling-Hotline


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-26
GRAPHIC=va lottery


Six Virginians have already called.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


The new General Assembly-mandated gambling hotline is just now starting to appear on lottery tickets.
But the Texas Council on Problem and Compulsive Gambling that fields the calls says the first round of callers heard about it through the media.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:57:44
IN Q=The Texas Council

((ED SCARBOROUGH/VIRGINIA LOTTERY: THE TEXAS COUNCIL REALLY DOES IT VERY WELL. AND THEY'RE ALSO PROVEN BECAUSE THEY'RE DOING IT FOR TEXAS AND THEY'RE DOING IT FOR MICHIGAN AND OTHER ORGANIZATIONS. I THINK, GETTING BACK TO THAT ISSUE OF BEING ABLE TO TALK TO SOMEBODY, THAT REALLY IS THE CRUX OF IT. BECAUSE THEY PROVIDE THE ACTIVE LISTENING SKILLS.))
SUPER=01-Ed Scarborough/Virginia Lottery;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=listening skills.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The first callers already have a big complaint.
There are only five Gamblers Anonymous groups in Virginia to which hotline workers can refer them. DISSOLVE TO PINNACLE
The hotline is open around the clock...call 1-888-532-3500
One note from the hotline: the number on your ticket is NOT a winning numbers line.
(----------------)



P-Foster


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#597-22
GRAPHIC=O.S. Foster


The man who served as Roanoke County Sheriff for 20 years has died.
State Trooper O-S Foster first ran for the job in 1967-- he was elected five times.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem/1972


Foster was a competitive Republican politician.
He devoted much of his career in law enforcement to upgrading requirements for his deputies and enhancing their public image.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 5:40
IN Q=My personal

((O.S. FOSTER/ROANOKE CO. SHERIFF/MAY 16, 1972: MY PERSONAL OPINION IS THAT THE LAW-ABIDING CITIZEN HAS GREATER RESPECT FOR POLICE OFFICERS THAN IT EVER HAS IN THE HISTORY OF OUR COUNTRY. BY THE SAME TOKEN, I THINK THE RADICAL AND THE CRIMINAL ELEMENT PROBABLY HAS LESS RESPECT THAN IT'S EVER HAD. ))
SUPER=10-O.S. Foster/Roanoke Co. Sheriff/May 16, 1972;
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=it's ever had.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Foster retired ten years ago, after county voters rejected a referendum to transform the Sheriff's Office into an independent police department.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


O-S Foster died yesterday-- he was 68.

P-Moon


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#97-42
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


Judge Norman Moon will likely be the next member of the FEDERAL judiciary in Western Virginia.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Judge Moon has been CHIEF Judge of the state appeals court since 1993.
He's been on the appellate court since it was created in 1985.
The 61-year old was a circuit judge in Lynchburg for 11 years before that.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=Legal Scales


Senator Chuck Robb recommended Moon for the judgeship today.

P-shell-building


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=mjo
TAPE#97-36
GRAPHIC=None


Three communities are cooperating to help develop a two- and- a- half- acre facility in Blacksburg's industrial park.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Blacksburg;


The groundbreaking was shared between Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Montgomery County.
Together they are constructiong the largest industrial shell building in Virginia.
(/////SOT/////)

10:28:10
SOT
IN Q=Most industrial

((LARRY LINKOUS/MONTGOMERY CO. INDUSTRIAL DEV. AUTH.: MOST INDUSTRIAL SITES DON'T HAVE THIS KIND OF VIEW. WE'RE PUTTING IN A BUILDING THAT IS FIRST CLASS IT'S GONNA BE A 108 THOUSAND SQUARE FEET, THE BIGGEST BUILDING IN VIRGINIA. IT'S GONNA BE A TOP NOTCH FACILITY THAT WHEN A PROSPECT COMES IN THEY WON'T JUST SEE A SQUARE METAL BUILDING. THEY'LL SEE A FIRST CLASS OPERATION. ))
SUPER=01-Larry Linkous/Montgomery Co. Industrial Dev. Auth.;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=class operation
Talent=Connie
SS=None


The Montgomery County Department of Economic Development hopes to sell the building before it's actually completed.
That would allow the three communities to proceed with their next project-- a similar building in Christiansburg.

P-Radar-Patrol


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-23
GRAPHIC=none


Montgomery County's newest deputy won't be costing the department too much in overtime.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


Sheriff Doug Marrs is using a "dummy" dressed in a deputy's uniform to crack down on speeding.
He says speeding is the biggest complaint his office receives.
This was the mannequin deputy's first day on the job.
He spent the afternoon running radar just outside Christiansburg.
(/////SOT/////)

19:04:01
SOT
IN Q=I want

((DOUG MARRS/MONTGOMERY CO. SHERIFF:I WANT THE PEOPLE IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY TO REALIZE THAT EVEN THOUGHT THEY SEE THE DEPUTY AND CAN START RECOGNIZING THE DUMMY DEPUTY, THAT DOESN'T MEAN THAT THERE WON'T BE ANOTHER DEPUTY DOWN THE ROAD A LITTLE FURTHER SOMEWHERE. ))
SUPER=01-Doug Marrs/Montgomery Co. Sheriff; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=somewhere.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Sheriff Marrs says the concept has been used for a number of years in other states and appears to be working.
The "dummy" deputy cost about 300- dollars.
(----------------)



Forecasts
SUPER=#565;
SUPER=X5000;
SUPER=330-Clear/& Cool/56-60/Sunny/& Pleasant/83-86;
SUPER=331-Clear/& Cool/58-62/Sunny/& Pleasant/84-88;
SUPER=332-Clear/Morning Fog/54-58/Sunny/& Pleasant/81-85;
SUPER=333-Clear/& Cool/50-54/Sunny/& Pleasant/76-80;
SUPER=334-Clear/but Foggy/54-58/Sunny/& Mild/80-83;
SUPER=X5001;




P-Body


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-24
GRAPHIC=self image


Body Dysmorphic Disorder-- or B-D-D is a mental illness that affects more than two million Americans, in varying degrees.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


People with B-D-D are convinced they have an embarrassing physical problem-- no matter how often they're reassured by others that the problem just isn't there.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:04:24
IN Q=The thing that

((DR. DAVID BRUNSTETTER/LEWIS GALE CLINIC PSYCHIATRIST: THE THING THAT SEPARATES IT FROM HAVING A BAD HAIR DAY, IS THAT THESE FOLKS ARE DEVASTATED BY IT, THEY REALLY THINK THAT THEY ARE QUITE GROTESQUE, THEY THINK THEY ARE EVEN MISSHAPEN. IT DEVASTATES THEIR LIVES, THEY THINK ABOUT IT ALL DAY LONG. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. David Brunstetter/Lewis Gale Clinic Psychiatrist; :
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=all day long.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Research is currently underway, on just who B-D-D most often affects-- but it's believed men and women may suffer equally.
Many patients may turn to plastic surgery-- which does not provide relief.
Rather, treatment may include a combination of behavior therapy and anti-depressants.
(------------------)


P-Diet


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-31
GRAPHIC=HEALTHY EATING


A third of Americans are overweight-- compared with just 25-percent a decade ago.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


So how is it, that with so many people are dieting, counting their fat
grams, and eating so called "light" foods--- the country is gaining so much

weight?
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 17:23:26
IN Q=A lot of

((DR. BLACKFORD NOLAND/INTERNIST: A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE BUYING DIET FOOD WITH THE IDEA THAT IF THEY JUST CUT THEIR FAT GRAMS, THE TOTAL CALORIES WILL GO DOWN. BUT THE FACT IS IF YOU OVEREAT EVEN THE DIET FOODS YOUR TOTAL CALORIES CAN BE SUCH YOU WILL ACTUALLY GAIN WEIGHT. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. Blackford Noland/Internist; :
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=gain weight.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Dr. Noland says many people have trouble gauging just how many calories they're taking in-- often leading to weight gain.
(---------------)


cool-video


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


Our video of the day, comes from Rauma, Finland....
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Rauma, Finland; :


where thousands of bottles of champagne were found in a vessel believed to have been sunk by a German U-boat in 1916.
The first of the bottles were lifted up this week.
Divers who discovered the treasure are hoping to make millions when they sell their findings.
But we have to wonder, how does it taste after all these years?
(-------------------)
SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-12
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME BIG


Tonight on Primetime sports, the Hillcats look to make it six straight over Salem, Terry Allen needs to slow down.
And we'll check out a hole in one and some hit sports trading cards.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Chicago, IL/WGN; :00


But first the major leagues were back to work today after the all-star break, and no one was working harder than the Cardinals' Gary Gaetti.
The Cubs held the Cards to just five hits, but Gaetti had four of them including a solo homer in the third, and another solo shot in the ninth that won the game.
He drove in all 3 of the team's runs as the Cards win it 3-to-2.
Now tonight's other ball park figures.
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WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5011;
SUPER=0093-/Salem/2/j/Lynchburg/3///;
SUPER=x5012;
SUPER=0105-/Princeton/1/j/Danville/6////Bluefield/4/j/Pulaski/12//Rangers Lose

2nd Game 2-1/;
SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-j/Anaheim/8//Oakland/4////Toronto/5//Boston/6/9//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/Detroit/2//New York/10/7///Cleveland/2//Minnesota/4/6//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/Chicago/4//Kansas City/3/7///Texas/0//Seattle/0/1//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-j/St. Louis/3//Chicago/2////Philadelphia/2//Florida/7/8//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/Houston/7//Pittsburgh/0/9///New York/4//Atlanta/5/8//;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/San Diego/5//Colorado/2/3///San Francisco/0//Los Angeles/0/1//;
SUPER=x5032;
SUPER=0114-/Sacramento/60/j/Cleveland/77////Charlotte/48/j/New York/62///;
RUNS=:45
OUT Q=....last score."
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take a break!!

SP-Hillcats


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


The Lynchburg Hillcats continued their recent mastery of the Avalanche tonight by winning their 6th straight over Salem.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Avalanche vs. Hillcats;:00


This was another low scoring, tight game for the second straight evening.
With it scoreless in the fifth, the Hillcats load the bases and then get Mark Farris home on the fielder's choice that's hit to Elvis Pena. Cats lead 1-to-nothing.
Lynchburg would then get the benefit of a Salem fielding error at first base as Craig Wilson scores on this play.
SUPER=37-Salem/2/Lynchburg/3;


And the Hillcats beat salem 3-to-2. They'll wrap up their 3 games series tomorrow night at 7.
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SP-Skins


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-27
SS=redskins


Bad news for fans of the Washington Redskins, and in particular running back Terry Allen.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=04-Last Season; :00


Allen is free on a $68 hundred dollar bond tonight after being charged with driving under the influence and fleeing police in Georgia.
The Walton County Sheriff's Office says the 29 year old running back was clocked at 133 miles in his Ferrari before crashing the car into a tree last weekend.
Redskins officials declined to comment, except to say they're glad Allen wasn't seriously injured.
The team opens training camp late next week.
(-------------)



Sp-Open


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-13
GRAPHIC=LPGA


The women's US Open is a quarter of the way finished out in Cornelius, Oregon and the first 18 holes were highlighted by some great shots.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Cornelius, OR/ESPN; :00


This is Susie Redman on the par 3, 15th hole with a 6 iron, the shot is absolutely perfect, it's a hole in one and good enough to give her a share of the first round lead.
Kelly Robbins is tied with Redman after shooting a 3 under 68 of her own, that also included near perfection on the 13th hole.
Two time defending Open champ Annika Sorenstam ballooned to a 77 today.
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SP-Women


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=WOMEN'S STATE-AM


Salem's Lee Shirley has advanced to the championship of the Women's State Amateur golf championship at the Cascades course in Hot Springs.
Shirley beat Boodie McGurn 5 and 4 today, and tomorrow she will face fellow semi-finalist Amy Ellertson.
If Shirley can win it will give her back to back state-am crowns.

Sp-Cards


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-29
GRAPHIC=TRADING CARDS


The baseball card industry has seen its share of peaks and valleys this decade.
To compensate for those valleys, card companies are constantly coming up with innovative gimmicks to spark interest.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-New York, NY; :00


The Topps company is the latest to do so by recently introducing its new "Gallery Collection of Stars."
Topps hired renowned pop artist Peter Max to add his touches to the photographs of 10 big league stars.
The finished product is a striking deviation from the usual card.
In other words, it's about time baseball caught up with Peter Max.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="When I started...

((PETER MAX/ARTIST:))
SUPER=01-Peter Max/Artist; :00
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=...LIKE PETER MAX."
(----------------)
VO-NAT CON'T
SUPER=03-Daleville; :00


Locally, some of the new NFL rookie cards are creating some excitement with collectors and casual fans alike.
"Sports Line" in Daleville is one of many cards shops in the area featuring the first year cards of Jim Druckenmiller, Tiki Barber and several others.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="I think the...

((TOM SHELTON/SPORTSLINE CARD SHOP OWNER:))
SUPER=01-Tom Shelton/Sports Line Card Shop Owner; :00
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=...IN THIS AREA."
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Bye
ANCHOR=Connie

watch NEWS-7 at 11 on WDBJ-7. See you tomorrow, Good night. That's News 7 Prime Time. Thanks for joining us. For more news in 30-minutes