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Coming up-
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Virginia's Governor calls for and to the UPS strike.
Another body is found after a Miami jet crash.
Plus two bystanders risk their lives to pull a man from this accident.
And will a West Virginia Couple be put to death in The Caribbean? The decision is made today.
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National-UPS


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=UPS Strike


A call from Governor George Allen to the White House- "Help end the UPS strike and get businesses BACK IN business."
Allen and the Governor of Iowa are calling on the President to intervene.
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SUPER=03-Somerville, MA;


This as the strike enters its sixth day- and tensions rise on the picket lines.
Teamsters Local 25 in Somerville Massachusetts is a rowdy group- already 25 arrests-
But that's made the workers even more committed to stopping the packages leaving UPS.
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SOT 20:19:42
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((BILLY CARRABINO/UNION WORKER: IT'S LIKE THE ALAMO YOU KNOW. WHY DID THEY GIVE ALL THEY HAD? THEY WERE OUTNUMBERED AND EVERYTHING ELSE. I FIGURE THESE GUYS ARE JUST LIKE THAT.)) 20:20:41 ((GEORGE CASHMAN/PRESIDENT TEAMSTERS UNION: WE CERTAINLY DON'T STAND ON THE PICKET LINE LIKE GUMBY AND JUST LET EVERYBODY GO BY WITHOUT EXPRESSING OUT TRUE FEELINGS WHAT THE ISSUES ARE.))
SUPER=01-Billy Carrabino/Striking U.P.S. Worker;
SUPER=01-George Cashman/President Teamsters' Union; 09
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OUT Q=WHAT THE ISSUES ARE."
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The workers say they're in no hurry to settle- even though strike benefits are only 55 dollars a week.
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UPS-Strike


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#97-56
GRAPHIC=UPS Strike


In several places around the nation including here in Roanoke- UPS is taking the Teamsters to court-
The company is trying to limit how many picketers can walk outside the company.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/This Week;


In Roanoke, Judge Richard Pattisall refused the U-P-S request to limit the picketers to four.
He did however order Teamsters local 171 to stop interfering with the business U-P-S is still trying to conduct.
The shipper claims union members were slowing down vehicles at its gates, plus making racial slurs and threats to drivers.
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SOT 04:35:18
IN Q=There's been

((JIM GUYNN, JR./TEAMSTERS LOCAL 171 ATTY.: THERE'S BEEN NO VIOLENCE, THERE'S BEEN NO EVIDENCE OF IT, THERE HAVE BEEN NO CRIMINAL CHARGES, IT'S SIMPLY A MATTER OF THE U-P-S PEOPLE ATTEMPTING FRANKLY TO DO AWAY WITH PICKETERS, IN HOPES THAT THE STRIKE WILL BREAK.))
SUPER=01-Jim Guynn, Jr./Teamsters Local 171 Atty.;
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It's possible a full hearing on the matter may still be scheduled.
Meanwhile, in Dade County Florida a judge sided with UPS- limiting the picketers to groups of five.

Harmony-Hall


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-55
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Residents in Wythe County have mixed reactions to the closing of reported exotic dancing club.
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SUPER=03-Wythe Co.;


Bobby Ray's Harmony Hall was shut down after six workers were arrested recently.
One was a dancer who was charged with indecent exposure.
But, tonight residents are split over the closing.
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SOT 07.59.44 - 08.00.00
IN Q=This is where

((NANCY WILSON/PROTEST ORGANIZER: THIS IS WHERE MY CHURCH IS LOCATED. AS I SAID I HAVE A COUPLE OF AUNTS LIVING HERE, A SISTER LIVING UP THE ROAD. MY MOTHER LIVES UP THE ROAD AND I JUST FELT LIKE IT IS NOT THE THING THAT SHOUYLD BE IN THIS COMMUNITY.))
SUPER=01-Nancy Wilson/Protest Organizer;
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OUT Q=in this community
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SOT 08.17.34 - 08.17.49
IN Q=I hope it'll

((ROY ROGERS/SUPPORTER: I HOPE IT'LL COME BACK AND DO REAL GOOD. YOU THINK PEOPLE ARE MAKING A BIG DEAL OVER NOTHING? YEAH, I DO. WHY IS THAT? I THINK EVERYTHING THAT COMES TO WYTHE COUNTY AND EVERYBODY GOT SOMETHING AGAINST IT. JUST LIKE A DISNEY THEY ALL COMPLAINED ABOUT IT.))
SUPER=01-Roy Rogers/Supporter;
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OUT Q=complained about it
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The establishment first opened about a year ago.
Then, neighbors claimed it held church revival sessions followed by wrestling bouts and finally exotic dancing.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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It's not known if Harmony Hall will reopen.
News 7 tried to contact Bobby Ray Caviness, the operator of the establishment, but our calls went unreturned.

B'burg-Arsons


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#97-55
GRAPHIC=Arson


A fire at a Virginia Tech fraternity house was apparently arson.
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SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Tuesday


Blacksburg firefighters found the Kappa Sigma house on Main Street in flames early Tuesday morning.
The fire did about 100-thousand dollars damage- no one was hurt.
Police said today that the fire was deliberately set, and may be connected to two other fires earlier in the week.
Early Saturday morning, an unoccupied vehicle was found burning on Penn Street. A few minutes later, a large chair was reported on fire in the basement of an apartment house.
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Shabazz


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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The 12-year old grandson who set the fire that killed Betty Shabazz has been sentenced to 18 months at a juvenile home.
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SUPER=03-Yonkers, NY;


Technically he could spend more time though- The sentence for Malcolm Shabazz can be renewed until he turns 18.
The sentencing follows Malcolm's guilty plea in the burning death of his grandmother. She was the widow of black activist Malcolm-X.
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Cargo-Crash


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Plane Crash Investigation


Another person is confirmed dead in the crash of a Cargo plane in Miami yesterday.
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SUPER=03-Miami;


Tonight searchers found another victim- in a car caught in the wreckage.
Three people on the plane also died- a fourth is missing and another person on the ground is unaccounted for.
The plane skidded across a highway narrowly missing buildings.
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((JIM HALL/NAT'L TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD: IT IS SOMEWHAT A MIRACLE THE PASSAGE OF THE AIRCRAFT STOPPED SHORT OF BUILDINGS.))
SUPER=01-Jim Hall/Nat'l Transportation Safety Bd.;
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OUT Q=short of buildings."
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This picture was released tonight of the plane before the crash.
Investigators now say the plane struggled into the sky with its nose at a 85 degree angle- before apparently stalling and plummenting to the ground TAIL first.
Investigators say a cockpit device was activated showing a dangerous slowing of the plane.
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Tanker-Crash


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wipe wipe wipe
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SUPER=03-West Dade Co., FL;


Another fiery scene not far from the the Miami International Airport.
A tanker truck flipped over on the Dolphin Expressway- 9 thousand gallons of fuel burst into flames.
Two bystanders risked their lives to pull the driver from the wreckage.
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SOT 21:23:34
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((MELTON SALAZAR/SAVED DRIVER: IT WAS A HUMAN BEING. IT WAS A HUMAN PERSON. ... I WAS JUST TRYNG TO SAVE A LIVE THAT'S WHAT I WAS TRYING TO DO.))
SUPER=01-Melton Salazar/Rescued Driver;
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The driver is in critical condition with burns on 40 percent of his body.
The airport closed a runway because of thick smoke- and traffic was backed up for miles.
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Tease#1

HARD MUSIC UNDER
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When News 7 at 11 returns, a West Virginia couple is cleared of murder charges after spending 10 months in a West Indies jail,
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and from Bedford County, we'll see how a dozen teachers are working hard to dig up new ways to teach history.
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Caribbean-Slaying


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A West Virginia couple is finally back home after their vacation in the Caribbean ended with them in a West Indies jail.
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SUPER=03-St. Vincent;


Jim and Penny Fletcher were both charged with murdering a taxi driver.
They have spent nearly ten months in court fighting the charge.
If convicted, the Fletchers could have been sentenced to death by hanging.
But their case was dismissed today due to insufficent evidence.
The couple said corrupt government officials tried to frame them for the murder so they could extort a bribe.
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Office-Theft


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Several Downtown Roanoke employees have been the victims of a new credit card scam.
And police are warning others in the area to be cautious.
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The downtown employees had their credit cards stolen..and were then tricked into giving out their pin numbers.
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((MATTHEW KENNEL/DOWNTOWN ROANOKE INC. : THEY WILL CALL AND IDENTIFY THEMSELVES FROM A BANK AND WILL ASK FOR THEIR PIN NUMBER TO IDENTIFY THE PROBLEM AND OF COURSE WHAT THEY DO IS USE THAT PIN NUMBER TO ORDER GOODS OR TAKE CASH))
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Five incidents were reported from offices downtown.
And police are warning others to be safe.
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SOT 03:26:22
IN Q=Just watch don't

((MATTHEW KENNEL/DOWNTOWN ROANOKE INC.: JUST WATCH DON'T LEAVE YOUR WALLETS OR YOUR PURSES LAYING AROUND WHEN YOU LEAVE YOUR OFFICE AND DON'T GIVE OUT YOUR PIN NUMBERS TO ANYBODY UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES ))
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The suspects identified themselves as Paul Dearing, Paul Durning or Donna Franks, when calling card holders.
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Poplar-Forest


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#97-51
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Long before Thomas Jefferson began using Poplar Forest as his hideaway retreat, the Bedford County plantation was a bustling center of activity.
Archaeologists are now working to interpret the OTHER half of the property's history.
Steve Smallshaw reports. (/////SOT/////)
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(( Under a warm summer sun, these temporary archaeologists are helping peel away the layers of history at Poplar Forest.
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This past week, about a dozen teachers from across central Virginia were helping unearth the remains of a late 18th- century slave cabin.
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IN Q=I'm tired

((THERESA RIEGER/ALTAVISTA E.S. TEACHER: I'M TIRED, PHYSICALLY TIRED, BECAUSE WE'VE BEEN WIELDING A SHOVEL FOR FOUR DAYS. BUT IT'S A GOOD TIRED, A REALLY GOOD TIRED.))
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Hopefully she'll be rested by the time school starts.
Rieger says she wants her students to appreciate the thrill of finding an artifact.
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Standup 10:51:45
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((Artifacts from the site are brought back here where they're washed, sorted and catalogued.. each one a tiny piece in a never- ending jigsaw puzzle.))
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Make that SEVERAL jigsaw puzzles.
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SOT 10:41:58
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((AND WHAT YOU'VE GOT IS WITH THE MAJORITY OF THE PIECES MISSING, YOU'VE GOT SAY SIX JIGSAW PUZZLES WHERE ABOUT 60 PERCENT OF THE PIECES ARE MISSING.))
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But every piece that does fit together adds another line to the story of Poplar Forest.
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SOT 10:14:32
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((BARBARA HEATH/ARCHAEOLOGIST: AND WE HAVE A COUPLE OF DOCUMENTS BUT REALLY, WE DON'T KNOW A LOT ABOUT WHAT WAS GOING ON OUT HERE. SO BY DOING THE ARCHAEOLOGY, WE'RE ABLE TO FIND OUT A LITTLE BIT MORE ABOUT THE PEOPLE THAT WERE LIVING HERE, HOW MANY HOUSES WERE HERE, WHAT THE PLANTATION MAY HAVE LOOKED LIKE AT THAT TIME.))
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Steve Smallshaw, News7, Bedford County.))

Regional-Jail


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NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE#97-43
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Construction is well underway on the New River Valley Regional Jail.
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SUPER=03-Pulaski Co.;


Ground was broken this afternoon for the 25- million dollar facility--
It'll serve seven Southwest Virginia counties and the city of Radford.
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((JOE SHEFFEY/PULASKI CO. BOARD OF SUPERVISORS:I THINK ANYTIME YOU HAVE A REGIONAL COOPERATION THAT MEANS THERE'S A COST SAVINGS FOR EACH LOCALITY, SO OVERALL THE TAXPAYERS BENEFIT FROM THIS. ))
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OUT Q=from this.
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The project does have its opponents-- but supporters say some of their fears have been put to rest.
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IN Q=They may

((BOB LLOYD/NRV REGIONAL JAIL CHAIRMAN:THEY MAY STILL HAVE SOME CONCERNS BUT WE'RE TRYING THROUGH COMMITTEE AND INDIVIDUAL CONTACT WITH THEM TO GIVE THEM SOME UNDERSTANDING IN HOW IT OPERATES, WHAT HAPPENS INSIDE A JAIL, WHAT HAPPENS OUTSIDE A JAIL, HOW PRISONERS GET THERE AND JUST EDUCATE THEM IN THE WHOLE PROCESS. ))
SUPER=01-Bob Lloyd/NRV Regional Jail Chairman; :00
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OUT Q=whole process.
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The jail is located near Dublin and will initially house about 350 inmates--including women.
It's expected to open in about two years.
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Stay with us- coming up next, Danville teenagers ask for more opportunities,
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and we'll see how fire has claimed an important part of one community.
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D'ville-Recreation


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The Danville City Council is devoting six million dollars to improving the jail and courthouse.
But local teenagers say they need the money more.
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SOT 4:17:35
IN Q=Ever since

((DETRICK FERRELL: EVER SINCE THE CURFEW'S BEEN IN EFFECT, DANVILLE HAS NOT BEEN THE SAME. POLICE IS ON YOU EVERYWHERE YOU GO, THEY TELL YOU TO LEAVE. THERE'S JUST NOWHERE TO GO.))
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SUPER=03-Danville;


The Danville Parks and Rec Department says it offers more than 400 programs for teenagers, from skiing to softball.
But Director John Gilstrap says sometimes, he just doesn't have the cash to make teens happy.
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((JOHN GILSTRAP: SOME OF THE THINGS ALONG THE RECREATION LINE THAT WE DO NOT HAVE, THAT WE KNOW KIDS WOULD LIKE TO HAVE, IS A PLACE TO SKATE. IN LINE SKATES ARE VERY POPULAR RIGHT NOW. DANVILLE DOESN' HAVE ONE AND WE REALLY DON'T HAVE THE MONEY TO ADD THAT.))
SUPER=01-John Gilstrap/Parks and Recreation Director;
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OUT Q=to add that
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That's where private industry comes in.
A million dollar gamehouse complete with go carts, lazer tag, mini golf and a food court is opening later this month.
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SOT 2:45:12
IN Q=Danville's

((HUNTER BYRNES/UPLAY VICE PRESIDENT: DANVILLE'S BEEN ACHING FOR THIS FOR YEARS AND YEARS. FIRST THING I HEARD WHEN I CAME TO DANVILLE WAS THAT THERE REALLY WASN'T ANYTHING FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES TO DO.))
SUPER=01-Hunter Byrnes/UPlay Vice President;
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The gamehouse will be located next to the Piedmont mall.

D-Day


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#97-42
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Three months after Allied forces secured the beach at Normandy in 1944, an Army munitions expert went back to make sure there weren't any live rounds still lying around.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke


In the process, G-V Piercy found an experimental assault vest- -the kind of sleeveless jacket that thousands of soldiers had worn during the invasion.
He tied a string around it and dragged it about ten feet.
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SOT 11:36:40
IN Q=When it didn't

((WHEN IT DIDN'T BLOW UP, I WENT BACK AND PICKED IT UP. IT WAS VERY NEATLY FOLDED. ))
SUPER=01-Lt. Col. G.V. Piercy/Retired Army Munitions Expert
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He had it for 40 years before he realized exactly what it was.
Though the Army made 14-thousand of them, only five are known to still exist.
Piercy was in town today to donate the vest to the National D-Day Memorial that'll be built in Bedford.
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CAMPBELL-STORE


ANCHOR=JEAN
NEWSCAST=11P
WRITER=DAL
TAPE# 97-46
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Fire destroyed a Buena Vista landmark earlier last week.
The 75-year old business known as Campbell's Store was a favorite hangout for many folks.
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SUPER=03-Buena Vista;


Officials say an electrical fire started shortly after midnight last Tuesday.
50 fire fighters from Buena Vista, Lexington and Glasgow tried to douse the flames but the old wood frame structure was like kindling.
Recently the business had been renamed "The Store."
It was a popular spot, especially during hunting season when sportsmen would come by to check-in their kill.
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SOT 13:43:49
IN Q=you hear

((TEX CAMPBELL/BUILDING OWNER: YOU HEAR A LOT OF FISHING TAILS, HUNTING STORIES AND YOU LEARN A LOT BY JUST LISTENING TO PEOPLE TALK.)) ((SHIRLEY SMITH: USUALLY WHEN I WENT IN THERE I KNEW THE PEOPLE WHO WORKED IN THERE, BRENDA AND ELLEN. THEY WERE REAL NICE AND I WAS ALWAYS TALKING TO THEM I USUALLY STAY IN THERE A LITTLE BIT TALKING TO THEM.))
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SUPER=07-Shirley Smith; :07
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OUT Q=(dOUBLE OUT) TALKING TO THEM
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Campbell says everything in the store and the apartment on the top floor are a total loss.
He's waiting until insurance agents assess the damage before deciding what he will do next.
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S-Score


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Plenty of stuff tonight including qualifying, Pete Rose, a chat with Panthers quarterback Chad Johnston, and NFL preseason highlights from this evening.
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SUPER=03-Frostburg, MD; :00


And don't forget tomorrow night the Redskins take on the Tennessee Oilers, the former team of new Skins' cornerback Cris Dishman.
The Skins and Dishman will also play the Oilers during the regular season on October 29th in Memphis.
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S-Qualify


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Winston Cup time trials today at the Watkins Glen road course produced the 14th different pole winner of the year.
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SUPER=03-Watkins Glen, NY/espn2; :00


Jeff Gordon, the Winston Cup points leaders went out early and turned in a decent time, but nothing close to the pole.
Another Geoff, defending race champ Geoff Bodine went out late in time trials. And while he was flying, he couldn't catch one of his younger brothers.
Todd Bodine hit the track in the middle portion of qualifying and took the pole with a circuit at 120 points 505 miles an hour.
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((TODD BODINE/BUD AT THE GLEN POLE WINNER:))
SUPER=01-Todd Bodine/Bud At The Glen Pole Winner; :00
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OUT Q=...I CAN'T BELIEVE IT."
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Dale Jarrett qualified on the outside pole, while last year's pole winner Dale Earnhardt had another strong run qualifying the Goodwrench Chevy third.
However, last week's Brickyard 400 winner Ricky Rudd lost his brakes in practice and destroyed his road racing Ford. He had to go to a backup car and ended up 28th quickest.
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((RICKY RUDD/QUALIFIED 28TH:))
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Now, the entire top 25 qualifiers.
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Hamilton//25. Johnny Benson//;
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S-Chip


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
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Chip Sullivan missed making the cut at the Buick Open today. Chip followed up yesterday 74 with a 73 today to leave at plus 3 at the halfway point.
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The cut was at -1.
Ernie Els leads the event at minus 13.
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SUPER=03-Jericho, NY/ESPN; :00


On the Senior's Tour Arnold Palmer almost pulled off a rarity today on the 10th hole of the Northville Long Island Classic.
Palmer's approach on the par five tenth hole just misses rolling in fora double eagle.
He's at plus 1.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=seniors tour


Jose Maria Canizares leads the event at minus eight.
JC Snead is at minus tow after the first round.

S-Rose


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-13
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Former Reds' great Pete Rose has been suspended from baseball since 1989 after admitting he bet on football games while Cincinnati's manager.
This week he's hinted that he plans to apply for reinstatement.
If he is allowed to come back, the Reds say they would like him to again manage.
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Three other national league teams were also making some noise off the field today.
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The Cubs traded outfielder Brian McRae and two relief pitchers in Turk Wendell and Mel Rojas to the Mets in exchange for New York centerfielder Lance Johnson and the infamous two players to be named later.
Also, the Giants picked up pitcher Terry Mulholland off waivers today from the Cubs.
Mulholland returns to the Bay area where he anchored the Giants staff in the late 80's.
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Right after this quick break we'll get into the football mode with some preseason highlights from tonight
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plus, Steve Mason gets in the Panthers' huddle with former Craig County quarterback, Chad Johnston.
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The Carolina Panthers are in the process of closing camp in Spartanburg and returning to their permanent home in Charlotte.
Tomorrow night the team hosts Denver at Ericsson stadium and former West Virginia quarterback Chad Johnston hopes to get a chance to show his stuff.
Steve Mason has more.
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((Chad Johnston has come down from the mountains of West Virginia University into the panthers den. But his stay at the NFC West power's training camp hasn't been that cozy. ((:)) ((STEVE MASON:)) ((:))
Johnston became The Mountaineers all time leading passer with nearly 4 thousand yards in his career; But, from the more complex play to the increased pressure; Chad has found that the pro game is much different from college ((:))
While competing with pro bowler Collins, one time Dallas Cowboy starter in Berluein, and former Alabama standout Barker; Chad takes comfort in his family and his solid football roots; which, for two years were planted at Craig County as a Rocket. ((:))
Johnston finds out if makes the first cuts August 19th. Steve Mason, News 7 sports.))
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The NFL's second week of preseason activity began tonight at a number of places including,
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East Rutherford, New Jersey where BIll Parcells and the Jets hosted the Ravens.
Neil O'Donnell drops back. He can't find anyone deep so, he dumps it off to Leon Johnson, who takes it 65 yards for the score and the Jets beat Baltimore 39 to 29.
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In Foxboro, Massachusetts Barry Switzer watched Parcells' old team, the Patriots, beat his Cowboys as Drew Bledsoe hooks up with Ben Coates for the TD. The Final - Patriots 16 and Cowboys 10.
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Imagine going to the salon- and coming out with scalp burns, pain, hair damage and hair loss?
That's apparently what happened to a woman in Stamford Connecticut- when a hair relaxer was left on too long.
Today a jury ordered JC penny to pay her one and three quarter million dollars.
Marian Miller claims she was so depressed she needed counseling, quit her job and left the state to make a fresh start.
Her attorney says she still must wear a wig.
J-C Penney plans to appeal. The company no longer has a salon in Stamford.

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