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News-head

ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
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Coming up next on News 7 at 11...
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VO-NAT


A Buchanan landmark is destroyed by fire... police call it arson.
An all out search is underway in for a woman who kidnapped a 2-day old baby.
And a popular soap opera star is hiding from the camera... after his arrest.
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ANCHOR=Eric
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News 7 at 11 is next.


Hotel-Botetourt


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-47
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Investigators say arson destroyed an historic landmark in Buchanan.
30-year-old Duane Bowman is in custody for allegedly starting the fire at the Hotel Botetourt.
He was a resident at the home for mentally handicapped adults.
Denise Allen reports.
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Flames claimed the historic Hotel Botetourt.
Buchanan residents say confederate generals used the 146 year old building as a rest stop but for nearly 15 years it was more of a rest-HOME for about 30 mentally handicapped adults.
Most of them are elderly.
They lost everything but no one was hurt.
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((THERE'S A CHURCH UP THERE ON THE CORNER. TAKE THEM UP THERE AND THAT WAY THEY'LL HAVE FACILITIES AND FOOD AND ALL THAT WHOLE THING.))
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When fire fighters arrived around 12-45 this morning flames were shooting from the roof.
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((RAY SLOAN/BUCHANAN ASST FIRE CHIEF: WE MADE AN INTERIOR ATTACK ON THE FRONT BUT THE CEILING STARTED CAVING IN AND WE PULLED OUT AND DID AN EXTERIOR ATTACK AFTER THAT.))
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((N.C.TOLLEY, SR/DEPUTY SHERIFF FIRE INVESTIGATOR: WE HAD A RESIDENT HERE THAT WAS UPSET WITH THE MANAGEMENT AND HE TOOK A CIGARET LIGHTER AND LIT SOME CURTAINS UP.))
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Crews from Eagle Rock, Glasgow, Roanoke County and Troutville helped the Buchanan fire department battle the blaze.
Even the near by James River was used to drown the flames.
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((WE'VE TRAINED TO PUT SOME OF OUR PUMPERS DOWN AT THE RIVER AND THEN WE LAY THE LINE TO THE INCIDENT.))
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The home did not have a sprinkler system.
Officials credit the safety of the residents to Hotel Botetourt workers and frequent fire drills.
Denise Allen News 7.))

Texas-Fire


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Fire


400 people were forced out of their homes by a fire in Texas last night.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Stafford, TX;


A pool supply warehouse caught fire in the Houston suburb of Stafford.
Emergency workers were worried about chlorine fumes and ordered the evacuation.
Some people were treated for breathing problems, but officials say no one had serious injuries.
All the evacuees are back home tonight.
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Baby-kidnapped


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


In Washington state, there's an all-out search for a missing 2-day old baby.
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VO-NAT


The little boy, named Stuart, was taken from his mother's arms this morning, by a woman posing as a nurse or a doctor.
SUPER=03-Lakewood, WA;


Neither has been seen since. Today baby Stuart's father begged the kidnapper to take care of him.
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((JOHN REMBERT/FATHER; TREAT HIM AS IF HE WERE YOUR OWN, AND RETURN HIM SAFELY TO ANY CHURCH, HOSPITAL, POLICE DEPARTMENT, ANYWHERE JUST SO WE CAN GET OUR BABY BACK.))
SUPER=01-John Rembert/Father;
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VO-NAT


Police are looking for a woman, age 30 to 45 with dark blond hair and decaying teeth.
They say she knew her way around the hospital.
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IN Q=because she went

((CURT BENSON/PIERCE CO. SHERIFF'S OFFICE; BECAUSE SHE WENT DIRECTLY FROM THE E.R. WHERE SHE ENTERED RIGHT OVER TO THE OB-GYN, AND WAS ABLE TO LOCATE A DOOR AND LEAVE ALMOST IMMEDIATELY ))
SUPER=01-Curt Benson/Pierce Co. Sheriff's Office;
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Baby Stuart's family says they're not interested in pressing charges, they just want their baby back.
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VA-Megan's-Law


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=Virginia State Seal


"Megan's Law" may be coming to the Commonwealth.
Virginia's Crime Commission is crafting a version of the legislation that lets people know when a convicted sex offender is released into their community.
A task force of the commission tentatively approved a system yesterday.
The Virginia system would rate the risk assigned to a sex offender based on criminal history and other factors.

Citadel


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Citadel


As 28 women adjust to life as Rats at VMI, another group of women prepares for life at the Citadel.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Charleston, SC;


18 female cadets arrived at the South Carolina military academy today.
The Citadel began admitting women three years ago.
Last year, two of the four cadets enrolled left, saying they were victims of hazing.
School officials say this year they will focus on achievement, not survival.
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((BONNIE HOUCHEN/ASST. COMMANDANT; HOPEFULLY THE MOST IMPACT THERE WILL BE A POSITIVE ROLE MODEL, THAT BOTH THE MEN AND THE WOMEN CAN VIEW, AND SEE THAT THERE ARE WOMEN IN SUCCESSFUL POSITIONS AND THAT THEY BELIEVE IN COEDUCATION AND THAT WE CAN DEVELOP GOOD LEADERS NO MATTER WHAT GENDER, NATIONALITY OR BACKGROUND THEY HAVE ))
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VO-NAT


This year the Citadel has a new president, it's first Dean of Women, and the Commandant's daughter is one of the female cadets.
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Freshmen-Arr


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-51
GRAPHIC=Roanoke College


A record number of new students are coming to Roanoke College.
More than 500 freshmen and transfer students started arriving today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem;


Moving day is never hassle free.
But upper-classmen were on hand to help ease the box carrying burden for the students' families.
And freshmen tend to bring everything but the kitchen sink.
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((AMY KELAHER/ROANOKE COLLEGE FRESHMAN: THERE'S NOTHING LEFT IN MY ROOM AT HOME AND ALL MY CLOTHES, POSTERS, SHOES I DON'T KNOW EVERYTHING.))
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And it's those little pieces of home that make the first time away from the family easier.
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((JEN SEMBER/ROANOKE COLLEGE FRESHMAN: PICTURES OF HOME.)) ((SO I CAN REMEMBER MY FAMILY, FRIENDS, EXPLAIN MY LIFE A LITTLE BETTER TO THE PEOPLE I'M LIVING WITH NOW.))
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Roanoke College has more than 16-hundred students.
Classes start Wednesday. Roll
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FOP-Endorsement


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=Campaign '97


The state's largest police organization endorsed the three Democratic candidates for statewide office.
The Virginia Fraternal Order of Police cast secret ballots supporting Don Beyer for governor, L-F Payne for lieutenant governor and Bill Dolan for attorney general.
The F-O-P's endorsement doesn't bring much money or campaign workers. But, it allows a candidate to promote their law-and-order credentials.

Bad-Beef


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Medical News


The 25 million pound Hudson Food's hamburger recall cost the company its biggest customer today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Memphis, TN/Yesterday;


Burger King says it has pulled all Hudson Food's burgers out of its stores, and will NOT be buying Hudson beef in the future.
Hudson officials called the news a "serious disappointment" but said they are committed to removing the cloud that hangs over its beef processing plant where the contaminated burgers originated.
A Newsweek poll found that 54 percent of the people surveyed were less likely to buy burgers at fast food restaurants because of the scare.
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Mir


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=eea
TAPE#=NETT
GRAPHIC=none


Cosmonauts on the Mir space station got a well-deserved break today.
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VO-NAT


Yesterday they successfully completed a dangerous repair mission to re-connect damaged power cables.
The cables were damaged when a supply ship hit the station in June.
Since then, Mir has made due with a greatly reduced power supply.
They will reactivate the power system Monday, and Russian space officials say the station's power supply will be back at 90 percent of capacity.
Next month, American astronaut Michael Foale may participate in another space walk to patch up some holes in the damaged module.
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Soap-Star


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=NET
GRAPHIC=none


He's best known as Dmitri from the popular soap opera All My Children.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-New York;


But, earlier today police arrested Micheal Nader for speeding and drunk driving.
He's also being charged with child endangerment since his 13-year old daughter was riding in the car with him.
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=none


There are reports that the actor also fought with police trying to arrest him.
Nader was arraigned this morning and released. He's due back in court next month.


Webwatch


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=eea
TAPE#WebWatch
GRAPHIC=Web Watch


Like drugs, alcohol or caffeine, a new study found that the Internet can be addictive to many people.
And, according to psychologists sex-oriented websites increase the risk.
More now on today's edition of WebWatch.
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(( Some on-line sex websites are making thousands, even millions of dollars, as people keep logging in...

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((JOHN MILLS/ADULT WEBSITE OPERATOR; CURIOSITY MAYBE, OR FOR EROTICISM, MAYBE JUST THE TABOO OR THE EXCITEMENT OF IT ALL ))
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But psychologists attending a recent convention warn casual interest can become a serious problem.

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((PSYCHOLOGIST; FOR CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE VULNERABLE, THEY CAM BECOME SEXUALLY PREOCCUPIED, TO THE POINT OF OBSESSION.))
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Hate groups on the web are being watched...
Hatewatch is a project of a non-profit group trying to educate people about the existance of hate groups on-line.
The site keeps an updated list of sites allegedly operated by hate groups.
According to the Anti-Defamation League, hate sites on the web are sophisticated and deceptive.
It is warning parents that children searching for information about the holocaust, race, or religion could inadvertently end up on one of these sites.

If you want to rent a movie, but can't make it to the video store... Reel-dot-com makes it easy to rent on the web...
Choose from 30-thousand titles, many of which might be tough to find at your neighborhood.
You will have to pay shipping costs up front, which brings the rental fee from four to nine dollars per tape, depending on how many you order.

To become a web-powered couch potato, the link is on the Webwatch page on the WDBJ Website, at WWW-dot-WDBJ7-dot-com.))

On-Record


ANCHOR=eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=afr
TAPE#=97-48
GRAPHIC=On Record


Family Life Education is now taught in every school system in Virginia.
But that's about to change.
Within the Board of Education's proposal to change Virginia's Standards of Accreditation, there's a change that will allow localities to decide whether to teach sex education.
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VO-NAT


The debate on the issue is ongoing, and heated.
Some groups want to make Family Life Education an "opt-in" situation, instead of "opt-out."
Currently, parents who don't want their children taking FLE have to send in a permission form to "opt-out" of the class.
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((GEORGE TRYFIATES/THE FAMILY FOUNDATION: IF WE COULD GET THE OPT IN, I THINK IT WOULD SHOW WHETHER OR NOT PEOPLE REALLY ENDORSE THE PROGRAM, WHAT YOU'RE ASKING PEOPLE TO DO IS MAKE A NEGATIVE CHOICE. David Nova/Planned Parenthood: So you want 98% of the people who now allow their kids....IF IT'S A GOOD PROGRAM...WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF? I'LL tell you what the school systems are afraid of, you've got 100's of thousand of kids who all have to send in these forms... ))
SUPER=01-George Tryfiates/The Family Foundation; :00
SUPER=08-David Nova/Planned Parenthood; :19
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OUT Q=in these forms.
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To hear more of a lively debate about Family Life Education, tune into ON Record, tomorrow morning at 11, here on WDBJ.
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UGLY-TRUCK


ANCHOR=ERIC
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#=97-49
GRAPHIC=none


If you went to The Virginia Museum of Transportation's Wheels of Dreams Show to see your fantasy car you may have been surprised.
On display were a row of nightmares parked just down the road.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But these clunkers were invited guests.
Their invitation was to the first annual "Ugly Pickup Truck Contest."
They are judged by how much rust or mud there is on the truck.
There is also the mismatched parts award or "what's in that bed?"
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IN Q=there's a mystery

((LYNN MEYER/VIRGINIA MUSEUM OF TRANSPORTATION: THERE'S A MYSTERY CATEGORY. THINGS GET THROWN IN THE BACK OF A PICK UP TRUCK THAT STAY THERE UNTIL THEY'RE UNRECOGNIZABLE.))
SUPER=01-Lynn Meyer/Virginia Museum of Transportation;
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VO-NAT


All trucks are eligible, even if it didn't start out as a truck.
In fact there is an award for the best, or whatever, customized ugly truck.
But all the trucks must be able to arrive on their own power.
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SOT 31:38:25
IN Q=IT HAS LIKE

((SHAWN TYREE/UGLY TRUCK OWNER: IT HAS LIKE A SHORT SEAT IN IT, IT'S NOT SUPPOSED TO HAVE. HOUSE CARPET, MUDDY HOUSE CARPET.)) ((CHRIS DEFIBAUGH/UGLY TRUCK OWNER: WE SEEN IT AT THE STOP-IN, THE THING FOR IT, THE UGLY TRUCK CONTEST AND ME AND CHUCK OVER THERE, WE WAS THINKING "WELL WHY NOT." SO WE DECIDED TO GRAB THE DOG AND COME ON DOWN WITH IT.))
SUPER=01-Shawn Tyree/Ugly Truck Owner;
SUPER=01-Chris Defibaugh/Ugly Truck Owner;:08
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OUT Q=DOWN WITH IT
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VO-NAT


The winner picked up fifty dollars with 25-dollars going to owners of the second and third ugliest truck.
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S-Race


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#R-37
GRAPHIC=Bristol Logo


The sheet metal was flying all over the Bristol Motor Speedway tonight during the Goody's 500.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Bristol, TN/ESPN; :


Jeff Gordon took control of the race early and he was the leader after the first 13 laps of the event.
Jeff Burton led on lap 62 but his teammate Mark Martin came from the middle of the pack to take the lead just before the green flag stops.
Then Gordon came up on a group of cars while leading again he gets tapped by Geoff Bodine and when he drifts down the track he gets hit again and slide hard into the retaining wall sending him behind the wall.
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((JEFF GORDON/#24 CHEVROLET: ))
SUPER=01-Jeff Gordon/#24 Chevrolet; :
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VO-NAT (CONT.)


Then several laps later Derrike cope gets lose in a group of cars and rams David Green into the outside wall his car gets on its side but somehow comes down on its wheels after sliding down the track. Green was taken from the car and appeared to be O-K.
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Hold Logo


The race was red Flagged for more than 20 minutes before the cars resumed racing. Dale Jarrett takes the checkered flag winning the goody's 500.

S-Braves


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-13
GRAPHIC=Braves/Reds


Danny Neagle became Atlanta's second 17 game winner as the Braves beat the Reds this afternoon 10 to 3.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Atlanta, GA/FOX SPORTS; :


The Braves with a 5 game lead in the National League East Division.
But Cincinnati would get off to a fast start. Edurado Perez strokes this single up the middle to score Reggie Sanders for a 1 to nothing lead.
Atlanta tied it in their half of the first then in the sixth Joe Oliver gets all of this pitch sending it over the left field wall for a solo homer but Cincinnati still trailed 3 to 2.
The Braves opened it up in the SUPER=35-Atlanta/10/Cincinnati/3/; seventh

Chipper Jones hits a line drive to left centerfield scoring Keith Lockhart and Kenny Lofton to make it 8 to 2 and Atlanta wins it 10 to 3.
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S-Scores


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-7
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Seattle, WA/FOX SPORTS; :


This young baby checking out the action between the Yankees and Mariners.
Seattle's Ken Griffey Junior takes this pitch up-town over the right centerfield wall for a solo homer his 41-st but the Yankees win it 11 to 8 in 11.
For all of the scores lets check the boards.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#Tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


And coming up, Roanoke Catholic wins its high school football opener the College football season kicked off today.
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VO-NAT ENG#


And Redskin wide receiver Michael Westbrook is fined and bumped from the starting lineup.
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S-Catholic


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FFE#1
GRAPHIC=FFE Logo


Roanoke Catholic holds on to win its season opener 28 to 26 over Kenston Forest.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Catholic vs Kenston Forest; :


Catholic head coach John Cooke getting his guys ready for the opening Kickoff.
In the first quarter, Tony Reed takes the punt at his own 20 breaks up the right side and scoots in from 80 yards out and the Celtics jumped out to the quick 7 to nothing lead on the Kavaliers.
But Kenston Forest comes back later in the first quarter Junior Quarterback Jason Flippen throws the fade pass to the right corner of the end zone and Adam Bryant hauls it in for the 18-yard T-d Pass point after missed to make it 7 to 6 Catholic.
Then with 1:28 left in the first quarter Catholic tailback Eugene Leftwich starts right cuts left and streaks 70 yards all the way to the Kavalier two to set up a Celtic score to make it 14 to 6 Catholic.
With less than one minute left in SUPER=36-Roanoke/28/Kenston Forest/26/;

the first half Kenston Forest has it inside the Catholic 10 Flippen to Bryant again on the fade to make it 14 to 12 and Catholic wins it 28 to 26.
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S-Rush


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-11
GRAPHIC=Roanoke Rush


The Roanoke Rush upped its record to 5 and 1 overall tonight by beating the Tennessee Highlanders 30 to nothing at Victory Stadium.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Rush vs Highlanders; :


The Highlanders had a couple of former local players on their roster Salem quarterback Timmy Smith and Billy Hale who played at Virginia Tech.
After a fumble recovery deep in Highlander Territory, Rush Kicker Tony Bugeja boots this 38 yard field goal and the rush led 3 to nothing early in the first.
In the second quarter on the Highlander 26 the rush is on the move Shane Nalepa goes to the air and hits tight end Eddie Sloss from Blacksburg High school for an 18 year pickup inside the Highlander 10.
Two plays later, Former Atlanta SUPER=34-Roanoke/30/Tennessee/0/; Falcon

Marty Butler takes the ball in from the right side the extra point was no good Roanoke led 9 to nothing at the half and the Rush wins it 30 to nothing.
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S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FB97-1
GRAPHIC=College Football


Northwestern scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to beat Oklahoma 24 to nothing in the Pigskin Classic.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Chicago, IL/ABC SPORTS; :


The Sooners moved the ball all over the field. But trailing 6 to nothing with the ball inside the Northwestern 5 yard line this pass is intercepted and returned to the 20 yard line stopping the drive.
Northwestern opened the fourth quarter with a 15 play 80 yard drive
SUPER=36-Northwestern/24/Oklahoma/0/; that ended in this Faraji Leary one

yard touchdown run over the right side the two point conversion made it 14 to nothing and Northwestern wins it 24 to zip.
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S-Taylor


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=VF97-1
GRAPHIC=UVa football


The Virginia cavaliers are probably sick and tired of hearing how they have to replace 7 defensive starters, including five NFL draft picks.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Charlottesville; :00


Former Patrick Henry star Shannon Taylor welcomes the challenge of producing on a young Virginia defense. He will start at Defensive end with a great deal of confidence.
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((SHANNON TAYLOR/UVA DEFENSIVE END:))
SUPER=01-Shannon Taylor/UVa Defensive End; :00
SUPER=01-George Welsh/UVa Head Coach; :21
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OUT Q=...need there"
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S-Westbrook


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#RS97-1
GRAPHIC=Redskins Logo


Washington Redskin wide receiver Michael Westbrook apologized privately to Stephen Davis and then to the entire team today for his attack on Davis during a practice earlier this week.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Ashburn, VA; :


The apology was accepted but Redskin coach Norv Turner fined Westbrook 50-thousand dollars this morning.
Westbrook knocked Davis to the ground and punched him in the face several times during the practice.
In addition to his fine and suspension for the Miami game, Westbrook was bumped from the starting lineup for the season opener at Carolina.
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3-babies


ANCHOR=eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=mth
TAPE#=NET
GRAPHIC=none


They're not seeing double they're seeing triple in Long Island today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-New York;


It was a one day baby boom at Mercy Hospital in New York when three sets of twins were born at about the same time.
The babies were born between four and seven o'clock yesterday evening bringing some commotion to the maternity ward.
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IN Q=I think were going...

((LOIS FLINK/NURSING DIRECTOR: OH I THINK WERE GOING TO BE PRETTY HECTIC, WE'VE HAD THREE SETS OF TWINS BORN WITHIN A COUPLE OF HOURS OF EACH OTHER, I THINK WE'RE SEEING A LITTLE MINI BABY BOOM GOING ON))
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ANCHOR=Eric
SS=none


The three boys and three girls along with their moms are reportedly doing well and should be able to go home by the first of the week.