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SUPER=#4065
SUPER=70-Connie Stevens;
SUPER=70-Mike Stevens;
ANCHOR=Connie
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SOT
IN Q=

(( HERE'S WHAT'S NEXT ON NEWS-7 PRIMETIME...
MANY WELFARE RECIPIENTS WILL SOON HAVE TO BE OUT POUNDING THE PAVEMENT, LOOKING FOR WORK.
AND THAT INCLUDES ATTENDING CLASSES TO HELP GET AN INTERVIEW, FIND A JOB AND KEEP IT.
THE AFTERMATH OF LAST NIGHT'S ENORMOUS FIRE IN LYNCHBURG:
MANY BUSINESS OWNERS ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WITH TO DO NEXT. ))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=WHAT TO DO NEXT.




top-story


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=amo
TAPE#top
GRAPHIC=none
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TOP STORY GRAPHIC 11004
It's TUESDAY July 22nd--
Our top story--
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SOT 14:11:08
IN Q=got here in

((BAT. CHIEF TOMMY FUQUA/ROANOKE CO. FIRE & RESCUE: GOT HERE IN FOUR MINUTES.. PUT PEOPLE IN THE WATER. WE FOUND THE YOUNG MAN AT 2PM THIS AFTERNOON ))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=2PM this afternoon
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VO-NAT


A six year old boy drowned in the Roanoke River this afternoon.
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P-DROWNING


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=AMO
TAPE#597-22
GRAPHIC=news-7 pt


Good Evening, this is NEWS-7 Primetime on WEFC, I'm Connie Stevens.
SS=drowning


It happened at about 12-30 at Roanoke River Wayside near Dixie Caverns.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


A six year old boy, his brother and sister, were apparently wading in the river with their father-- when the water rose above the children's heads.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:10:55
IN Q=The father got two

((BAT. CHIEF TOMMY FUQUA/ROANOKE CO. FIRE AND RESCUE: THE FATHER GOT TWO OF THE CHILDREN OUT..LEFT THEM ON SHORE AND WENT BACK AFTER THE LAST ONE AND COULDN'T FIND HIM..HE WAS UNDER WATER))
SUPER=01-Bat. Chief Tommy Fuqua/Roanoke Co. Fire & Rescue
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=he was underwater
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Divers from Salem, the State Police and Scruggs Dive Team along with other rescue workers found the body about an-hour and a half later.
The boy's identity has not been released.
Authorities say there have been several drownings in that area of the river in the past few years.
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P-CO-SUPERS


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=AFR
TAPE#597-30
GRAPHIC=CO SEAL


Approval of a convenience store in Roanoke County is not going smoothly for a local development company.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The owners want a zoning change for some land on Brambleton Avenue in Roanoke County.
That would allow the PMI company to build a gas station and country store like this one on the property.
But area residents are speaking out against the plan.
They say Cave Spring Junior High School students will cross the busy road to shop at the store.
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SOT 20:40:48
IN Q=i think

((DONNA HAMMNER/AREA RESIDENT: I THINK THE RISK OF INJURY TO EVEN ONE OF OUR FUTURE CITIZENS IS SOMETHING WE WANT TO THINK ABOUT VERY SERIOUSLY. ))
SUPER=01-Donna Hammner/Area resident;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=very seriously
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VO-NAT


The land is currently zoned for office space, but PMI wants it to be zoned commercial.
Some residents worry about further developments along the busy stretch.
The County Planning Commission recommended the board vote AGAINST the proposed zoning change-- a vote is expected to take place any moment.
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P-L'BURG-fIRE


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=AMO
TAPE#597-31
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/This Morning;


A smokey haze lingered in downtown Lynchburg this morning-- following last night's blaze at the old Masonic lodge Building on Church Street.
SUPER=04-Last Night;


The fire destroyed the front half of the structure when the roof and top floor collapsed.
One business was destroyed...two others were heavily damaged.
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SOT 9:23 97-51
IN Q=I thought I

((WAYNE RAMSEY/DAWSON FORD GARBEE REAL ESTATE: I THOUGHT I HAD ENOUGH ON MY SHOULDERS PUTTING UP A NEW OFFICE, NOW I'VE GOT PLENTY. I'VE GOT TO REBUILD AN ENTIRE COMPANY, GET ALL NEW SUPPLIES, EVERYTHING.))
SUPER=01-Wayne Ramsey/Dawson Ford Garbee Real Estate;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=everything.
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**CONNIE ON CART**
Tons of debris will have to be removed before investigators can get inside and try to determine what caused the fire.
With this much damage, it's possible they may never know.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 97-51 10:31
IN Q=It's extremely

((JOHN JENNINGS/LYNCHBURG FIRE MARSHAL: IT'S EXTREMELY DIFFICULT ON DETERMINING FIRE CAUSE WHEN WE HAD SO MANY HOT SPOTS THAT BURNED FOR HOURS AND HOURS IN THERE, IT CAN GIVE US SOME REAL UNUSUAL BURN PATTERNS.))
SUPER=01-John Jennings/Lynchburg Fire Marshal;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=unusual burn patterns.
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VO-NAT


The Masons lodge has stood on this spot for two hundred years-- most of the upstairs headquarters is still intact.
While no decision on the building's future has been made, the fire marshal believes the building will have to be torn down.
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P-Drug-Tests


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-24
GRAPHIC=drug use


A random drug test of former prison inmates in counties from Lynchburg to Patrick turned up a disappointing number yesterday.
41- percent of the 247 probationers and parolees-- tested positive for drugs such as marijuana and cocaine.
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SOT tape 2 13:38:24
IN Q=I think there

((DAVID BOTKINS/VA. DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS: I THINK THERE WERE SOME FOLKS THAT WERE SURPRISED WITH THE RESULTS -- BUT WERE GLAD THAT WE'RE ABLE TO MONITOR THE BEHAVIOR OF THOSE PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES. BECAUSE THE OBJECTIVE IS KEEP PEOPLE OFF DRUGS, AND WE HAVE TO DO THIS SORT OF THING TO KEEP PEOPLE'S FEET TO THE FIRE AND ENSURE SOME ACCOUNTABILITY.))
SUPER=01-David Botkins/Va. Dept. of Corrections;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=some accountability.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


It's not the only surprise for the landmark "Operation Consequences" program.
(----------------)
TALENT=Connie
SS=HOLD


In the Richmond and Tidewater areas, only a little more than one in four of the ex- cons tested positive.

P-Davidson


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#97-39
GRAPHIC=Lawsuit


A lawsuit against the Roanoke City police department was dismissed today in Federal Court.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/1994


Lennord Davidson said city police used unnecessary force then they arrested him three years ago... tackled him and beat him, Davidson said.
He spent three weeks in the hospital.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=Lawsuit


Judge Jackson Kiser pointed to just 49 complaints out of more than 55-hundred arrests.
The judge said there is no indication the force needs more training.

P-O'Dell


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-28
GRAPHIC=allen


Governor George Allen is facing an international glare of publicity, just one day before the scheduled execution of Joseph O'Dell.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


And the Governor admits the weight of clemency requests is heavy.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape one 12:25:14
IN Q=Human instinct

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: HUMAN INSTINCT IS TO SAVE LIVES.))
SUPER=@Allen; quick
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=save lives.
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VO-NAT


The Governor says "a mountain of evidence" exists to show O'Dell is GUILTY-- but his attorneys' new argument that the jury should have been told he would have been in prison for life is a good one.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape one 12:20:52
IN Q=It was probably

((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: IT WAS PROBABLY THE BEST WRITTEN DOCUMENTATION OF ALL MY STATEMENTS ON THE ABOLITION OF PAROLE ... LARRY KING LIVE SHOW SOMEHOW DEBATING THIS ISSUE.))
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=this issue.
TALENT=Connie
SS=allen/ HOLD


Over the objections of Pope John Paul the second and several European governments, O'Dell will be executed tomorrow night -- unless Allen or the courts intervene.

tease#1

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


Yokohama votes on a new contract, the same day Norfolk Southern shareholders...are given a three for one deal.
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VO-NAT


And coming up a little later-- a world-renowned opera star calls it garbage--
Luciano Pavorotti reacts to reports he can't read music...the scoop when NEWS-7 Primetime returns.
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WEFC!!! go to break

p-Yokohama


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#597-26
GRAPHIC=yoko


Time is running out for negotiating a new contract for union workers at Yokohama Tire.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


United Steelworkers local 10-23 and management were meeting at a local motel today trying to iron out a new three- year deal.
The contract expires at midnight tomorrow.
Neither side would comment on how the talks are going.
SUPER=03-Salem/File Tape;


But a person familiar with the situation does not believe the union and management are close to a tentative agreement.
Yokohama Tire is one of the largest employers in the Roanoke Valley, with nearly 900 employees.
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P-NS-Stocks


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-50
GRAPHIC=NORFOLK SOUTHERN


Good news for Norfolk Southern shareholders.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Norfolk/File Tape;


The rail giant approved a three- for- one stock split, effective in September.
N-S says the move was in response to continuing good results and the desire to make more shares available to investors.
A stock split usually benefits shareholders because it increases investor interest in a company.
That leads to more purchases of its stock, pushing the price up.
Norfolk Southern closed up more than five- dollars- a- share today.
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P-Welfare-Reform


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#97-37
GRAPHIC=Welfare in Virginia


Supporters of welfare reform say people receiving public assistance are a largely untapped worker resource.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


That's part of the philosophy behind VIEW-- Virginia's Initiative for Employment Not Welfare.
The program takes effect October first in the Roanoke Valley, requiring able- bodied welfare recipients to find jobs.
But it also includes an extensive training program to QUALIFY recipients for work.
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SOT 9:52:08
IN Q=I believe a majority

((JOYCE EARL/ROANOKE CO. SOCIAL SERVICES: I BELIEVE A MAJORITY OF THE JOB SEEKERS WANT TO WORK-- MAYBE DON'T KNOW HOW TO GO ABOUT GETTING A JOB, ARE NOT IN A COMMUNITY WHERE THEY SEE OTHERS WORKING, ARE NOT FROM FAMILIES WHERE THEY'VE SEEN PEOPLE WORKING. I BELIEVE THAT ONCE THEY GO TO WORK, IT'LL BE CONTAGIOUS. ))
SUPER=01-Joyce Earl/Roanoke Co. Social Services;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=it'll be contagious
(----------------)
VO-NAT


VIEW requires eligible recipients to sign an agreement of personal responsibility.
Job seekers then must attend a job readiness program to develop employment skills.
After that, the job hunt begins.
Once they find a job, participants learn how to keep it.
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P-Green


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#97-46
GRAPHIC=Valery Green


Animal breeder Valery Green is doing more time.
This time for threatening to burn a kennel owner out of her home.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg/Yesterday;


A Montgomery County judge sentenced Green this afternoon to one month in jail.
Kennel owner Liz McKinney says Green threatened her not to go to court
SUPER=03-Franklin Co./File Tape;

over a dispute involving a dog or she'd set McKinney and her sister's houses on fire.
The 1995 court case involved a Jack Russel terrier Green took from McKinney's kennel with the intention of having it spayed.
Instead Green bred the dog and tried to sell the puppies.
When McKinney found out, she sued Green for 35-thousand dollars.
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P-Abortion


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-27
GRAPHIC=abortion


An anti abortion group displayed graphic posters of an aborted fetus at a Roanoke intersection today.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The protest is part of a week-long, state-wide campaign by Life and Liberty Ministries of Petersburg.
Members of the group held several large signs and handed out flyers.
They say reaction from the public was mixed.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:06:16
IN Q=`It seems like mostly

((DICK BURBAGE/ABORTION OPPONENT: IT SEEMS LIKE MOSTLY FEMALES WHO WILL REFUSE THE LITERATURE AND THAT'S A SHAME BECAUSE WE'RE NOT HERE TO OPPOSE THE FEMALES, WE JUST WANT TO GIVE THEM INFORMATION THAT WOULD HELP THEM MAKE A BETTER CHOICE.))
SUPER=01-Dick Burbage/Abortion Opponent;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=make a better choice
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=planned Parenthood


Planned Parenthood of the Blue Ridge, an abortion rights group, says it received a flood of calls and some donations from people upset about the signs.
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Downpours/84-86;
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Downpours/84-88;
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Downpours/78-82;
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Downpours/78-82;
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P-Santa


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-D
GRAPHIC=NONE
SUPER=x5040; Primetime Tease Load
SUPER=x5045; Start Motion
SUPER=x5041; Primetime Tease Stop


Stay with us for Holiday Greetings from News 7 PRIMETIME.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Coming up-- the World Delegation of Santas-- these red-robed, white-bearded guys are converging for their annual Congress-- and boy, do they know how to let their hair down.
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P-UNICEF


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-32
GRAPHIC=h/c bug


Violence against women and girls is the most pervasive violation of human rights in the world today.
That, according to a United Nations Children's Fund report released today.
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SOT
IN Q=Every year
RUNS=1:01
OUT Q=millions of deaths.

((
Every year, UNICEF publishes a report card-- called the Progress of Nations.
This year's report focuses on AIDS, educational achievement, juvenile justice, and alcohol abuse as the major problems world-wide.
The report describes violence and abuse against women and girls that ranges from dowry killings in India and domestic violence in the US to the continuing problem of female genital mutilation.
UNICEF is also alarmed about the spread of the AIDS virus.
By the year 2010 will be the cause of 41-percent of infant deaths in Kenya and 61-percent in Botswana.
And there are concerns about sanitation issues.
The report finds that while the number of people who have access to clean drinking water has increased, almost half the people on earth don't have access to a decent toilet.
As a result, waste often contaminates water supplies-- and increases the risk of cholera and other diseases, causing millions of deaths.))

P-Red-Cross


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#594-02
GRAPHIC=american red cross


The American Red Cross is issuing a call to donors-- the area's blood supply has dropped to emergency levels.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :


Low donor turnout is to blame-- as is typical in the summer.
If the trend continues, it translates into a DECREASE of up to 400 pints donated over the next two weeks.
The Appalachian Region Red Cross Blood Services must meet the needs of 44 hospitals and nine dialysis centers.
To schedule an appointment to donate, contact your local Red Cross office.
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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


Scores of Santas from around the globe are gathering this week--
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VO-NAT
SUPER=75-Copenhagen, Denmark; :

for Denmmark's 34th annual Father Christmas World Congress.
It's our Video of the Day-- as more than 100 Santas from 10 nations are celebrating the four-day, off-season, jamboree.
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SOT 15:25:15
IN Q=NAT SOUND music
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=NAT SOUND music
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Accompanied by hordes of elves, members of this Santa fraternity are ho-hoing their way through Copenhagen, sharing candy with kids-- and showering unsuspecting tourists with traditional yuletide greetings.
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SUPER=x5043; Video of the Day Stop



SP-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#R-37
GRAPHIC=PRIMETIME LOGO BIG


Tonight on Primetime sports, plenty of football news concerning the Sharpers. Dell Curry was in town tonight, and some unreal numbers were posted at Countryside today.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00


But first Roanoke County may not have year around school, but tonight the board of supervisors made sure its students do have year around awards as it honored the Group A State champion Glenvar Girls softball team, the Group Two William Byrd baseball team and the Terriers Champion creative writing team.
Congrats to all tonight.
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SUPER=X5032;
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RUNS=:40
OUT Q=....last score."
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take a break

SP-Sharper


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-11
GRAPHIC=UVA FOOTBALL


Another former Virginia Cavalier football star has come to contract terms with an NFL team.
Last week Tiki and Ronde Barber along with James Farrior all signed,
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=04-Last Season; ;00


and today James Farrior, Baltimore's second round draft pick inked a three year deal with the Ravens.
The Ravens hope UVa's all-time leading tackler will be in uniform and in camp by tomorrow.
Sharper was the 34th overall pick in the draft.
During his four year career under George Welsh in Charlottesville he had 435 tackles and 12 quarterback sacks.
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SP-NFL


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


When Jamie arrives at the Ravens camp he will have some work to do to catch up with his brother Darren who is making quite a slash in Green Bay with the Packers.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Green Bay, WI; :00


Sharper is a 6-2, 206 pound second round draft pick from William and Mary.
And so far the safety is impressing the coaches with his hard hitting ability.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q="You've..

((DARREN SHARPER/GREEN BAY ROOKIE SAFETY:))
SUPER=01-Darren Sharper/Green Bay Rookie Safety; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=...HARD AS I CAN."
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And don't forget starting tomorrow night and continuing through the rest of the week, Steve Mason will be checking in from Spartanburg, South Carolina and the Panthers training camp with Kerry Collins and the rest of the members of the reigning NFC west champions.
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SP-Curry


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-16
GRAPHIC=Dell Curry


Dell Curry was back in the Roanoke Valley this afternoon for a couple of hours to share his knowledge of the game with a group of youngsters.
(----------------)
VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Salem; :00


Curry is in the process of moving into a new home. And that along with the other activities he's involved with in Charlotte during the Summer keep him hopping.
But the Hornets' shooting guard always has time to drive up from the Queen city to lecture at Page Moir's summer basketball camp.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=FIRST AUDIO

((DELL CURRY/CHARLOTTE HORNET GUARD: ))
SUPER=01-Dell Curry/Charlotte Hornet Guard; :00
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=.....TO COME BACK."
(----------------)
VO-NAT (cont.)


Curry is an 11 year veteran in the NBA, having spent 9 of those years spent the Hornets.
He has a year left on his contract with Charlotte and he would like to end his career there.
And last year's experience in the playoffs has Curry talking about some day winning an N-B-A championship.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=FIRST AUDIO
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=...........WHAT HAPPENS."
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SP-Golf


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#ST5-27
GRAPHIC=Golf Logo


The final round of the Roanoke Valley Golf Association's Junior tournament today produced some unbelievable scores.
(----------------)
VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :


Travis Horak followed his 67 at Blue Hills yesterday by shooting a 7 under par 64 this afternoon at Countryside.
He was five under par at the 12-th hole, and he finished the tournament with a 131 two day total for a 10-shot win in the Senior Division.
Darryl Byrd shot a two under par 69 today to finish 36 holes at 141 in second place.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=Hold Logo


Lee Taylor won the Junior division Matthew Gregory took the Pee Wee title and Michael Kidd captured the Midget championship.

SP-Braves


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-7
GRAPHIC=BRAVES


The Atlanta Braves split a doubleheader today with the Chicago Cubs losing the nightcap 5-to-4 after taking the opener 4-to-1.
(----------------)
VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Chicago/TBS - Braves; :00


Former Cub Greg Maddux tossed a complete game five hitter to improve his record on the season to 14-and-3.
And Chipper Jones got the game winning RBI as he got Jeff Blauser home with
sacrifice fly in the SUPER=35-Atlanta/4/Chicago/1/Game One;

fifth inning to give the Braves the 4-to-1 win at Wrigley Field.
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P-Pavorotti


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=10pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#NET-E
GRAPHIC=NONE


Finally tonight, IF it's true, this next item may give hope to would-be musicians everywhere.
The question has been posed-- can Luciano Pavorotti read music?
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Citta' di Castello, Italy;


An Italian newspaper reports that the world famous tenor is unable to read musical score.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:24;02
IN Q=NAT SOUND singing
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=NAT SOUND singing
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Instead, the newspaper reports-- he relies on his ear and his own sign system to learn operatic scores.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


But tonight Pavorotti is denying the story-- calling it garbage.
He says the paper just misunderstood him when he said he doesn't read the FULL musical score.

preview-boards


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


That's all for us-- but for more news in 30- minutes ...Here's what you'll
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dissolve to boards see on NEWS-7 over on WDBJ-7.
SUPER=x5024; Coming up at 11 Load
SUPER=76-Roanoke County Update;


Updating one of tonight's stories earlier in the newscast...
SUPER=77-Inconvenient Store;


The ROanoke COunty board of Supervisors denied a zoning request that would've allowed a convenience store to be built across from Cave Spring Junior High School.
SUPER=x5025; Coming up at 11 Stop
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=NONE

for watching NEWS-7 Primetime, goodnight. Jean Jadhon will be along with more on the story....over on WDBJ-7. Thanks