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Hog-Farm


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=afr
TAPE#97-56
GRAPHIC=NONE


Southside residents trying to keep hog farms out of their area packed a Chatham hall tonight.
While many farmers support the projects, other residents came out to tell a state legislative committee they don't want the smell and mess they believe the hogs would bring.
Double Boxes=Jean/Andrew Microwave;


Andrew Freiden is in Pittsylvania County and he joins us now with an update.
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((Rollcue: all the way from North Carolina.))
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SUPER=01-Don Webb/North Carolina Resident;
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Andrew adlibs
Double Boxes=Jean/Andrew

Andrew, what about other states? Have they tried to tackle this issue?

Bedford-Gangs


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-55
GRAPHIC=NONE


Gang activity is no longer just a big-city problem.
Rural Bedford County says it's trying to crack down on an out of town gang which is causing problems in the Stewartsville area.
It started with two arrests yesterday morning.
Steve Smallshaw reports.
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SUPER=01-Greg Jennelle/Eyewitness; :00
SUPER=03-Stewartsville; :10
SUPER=01-Mike Brown/Bedford Co. Sheriff; :57
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((TWO INDIVIDUALS BEATING A BOY.. DOING IT AGAIN.))
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OUT Q=doing it again.


What Greg Jennelle witnessed was two alleged gang members initiating a new member.. in broad daylight, across from a convenience store at a busy intersection.
Jennelle and other area residents know all about the gang problems Stewartsville has seen the past several months.
When the victim refused to cooperate with police, Jennelle and his friends stepped forward.
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SOT 1:52:53
IN Q=I just seen

((JENNELLE: I JUST SEEN WHAT I SEEN.. I GOT TWO KIDS AT HOME, AND I DON'T WANT THEM AROUND.))
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OUT Q=want them around.


Thanks to the eyewitnesses description, police charged 19- year- old Jerry Breckner and a 17- year- old juvenile with malicious wounding.
The pair allegedly head up a gang that moved here from Roanoke with an eye towards taking over the area drug trade.
Fights, drinking and confrontations with local residents drew attention to the gang... now police are determined to put them out of business.
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SOT 1:22:45
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((MIKE BROWN/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF: THE COMMUNITY'S FED UP.. AND WE WILL.))
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OUT Q=and we will.
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Standup
IN Q=The alleged

((The alleged gang members who were living in the house have been told by the landlord to move on, and things have started to quiet down. But if they're going to stay that way, sheriff Mike Brown says the public needs to stay involved. Steve Smallshaw, News7, Stewartsville.))
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Clements


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-54
GRAPHIC=Clements, Frank


A Danville man who shot a 10-year old boy shouted at the judge today saying he was only trying to survive on the streets.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville;


34-year old Frank Clements admits he shot Reggie Hutchens in the chest when the boy opened his family's front door last April.
Clements says he wanted to shoot the boy's parents for reporting drug activity to the police.
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SOT 9:31:31
IN Q=He might think

((BILL FULLER/COMMONWEALTH'S ATTY: HE MIGHT THINK HE'S SO TOUGH BUT WHAT HE DID WAS ABOUT AS COWARDLY AS ANYTHING ANYONE CAN DO. TO GO TO A HOME, PEOPLE MINDING THEIR OWN BUSINESS, AND WHEN A CHILD ANSWERS THE DOOR TO SHOOT HIM DOWN AND RUN. FRANK CLEMENTS/DEFENDANT: I DON'T CARE WHAT BILL FULLER SAY ABOUT ME. HE'S A COWARD. HE STANDS BEHIND THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM TO SENTENCE US. HE DON'T KNOW WHAT WE GOT TO DO IN THE STREETS TO LIVE AND SURVIVE. HE'S A COWARD.))
SUPER=01-Bill Fuller/Commonwealth's Atty;
SUPER=01-Frank Clements/Defendant; :19
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VO-NAT


Clements will serve a life sentence without parole.
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Aris


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-49
GRAPHIC=None


At least 200 people in Pittsylvania County are looking for new jobs-
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Blairs;

after a Cincinatti company pulls the plug on its plant.
Aris Isotoner has been making gloves and slippers here for only three

months, but an umbrella company called Totes, headquartered in Cincinatti, is buying Aris.
Vice President Ed Talbott says he doesn't need the Blairs facility and will give its employees pink slips between February and May of next year.
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Fen-Phen


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#NET
GRAPHIC=NONE


Another warning about the popular fen-phen diet drugs.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


The Food and Drug Administration says 58 more cases of heart valve damage among fen-phen users have been reported- bringing the total to 82.
Also for the first time they suspect four more cases are associated with the newest Dex-fenfluramine- or redux- which hasn't been a problem before.
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((DR. MICHAEL FRIEDMAN/FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION: THE INCIDENCE OF THIS ABNORMALITY IS INCREASING AND WE SEE THIS ABNORMALITY WITH ALL THE MEDICATIONS IN THESE FAMILIES INCLUDING DEXFENFLURAMINE.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Michael Friedman/Food & Drug Administration;
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OUT Q=including dexfenfluramine."
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VO-NAT


The fen-Phen cases came from 18 states- 80 were women. Two were men.
And the F-D-A has documented the first death in a woman who died following surgery to replace a damaged valve.
The agency plans to require new labels warning patients of the risk for both valvular heart disease and primary pulmonary hypertension- a potentially fatal lung condition.
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Tease#1

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ANCHOR=Jean
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Walt Disney takes steps to protect its patrons from mosquitos after a scare of encephalitis, we'll have that story in a moment,
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but first, a former member of President Clinton's cabinet is indicted for illegally soliciting gifts.
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Espy


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


A federal grand jury delivered a 39-count indictment against former Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


He's charged with soliciting and accepting gifts from the food companies he regulated- and lying about it as well.
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((IF YOU TAKE A LOOK AT THE INDICTMENT IT CHARGES THAT HE RECEIVED 35 THOUSAND DOLLARS, IN EXCESS OF 35 THOUSAND DOLLARS, OVER THE PAST 16 OR 17 MONTHS HE WAS IN OFFICE EITHER FOR HIMSELF, FOR HIS GIRLFRIEND OR FOR HIS FAMILY.))
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OUT Q=FOR HIS FAMILY."
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Espy is accused of accepting gifts from Sun Diamond growers and Tyson foods- including thousands in new luggage, U-S Open and football tickets.
Espy is not charged with doing favors for the companies- but if he accepted them, that in itself is illegal.
Espy resigned in 1994- shortly after the investigation began.
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FL-Encephlitis


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
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Walt Disney World is closing its swimming pools and water parks an hour before dusk every night- after an encephalitis scare.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Orange Co., FL;


Mosquitoes can spread the viral infection- that can cause swelling of the brain and spinal cord.
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((SHE'S A SMALL BROWN MOSQUITO THAT'S DIFFICULT TO IDENTIFY IF YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR. SHE HAS AT TENDENCY TO BIT AT DUSK THE PRIMARY FEEDING TIME. HOWEVER BITING NIGHT AND AT AGAIN AT DAWN.))
SUPER=01-Bill Toth/Orange Co. Mosquito Control;
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OUT Q=AND AGAIN AT DAWN."
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Floridians are advised to wear long sleeves and use bug spray.
St. Louis Encephlitis has recently been detected in chickens- but so far not in humans.
In 1990- an outbreak in Florida infected 230 people- 11 people died.
The elderly and infants are most susceptible.
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Balcony-Collapse


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-37
GRAPHIC=None


The culprit was obvious as soon as the deed was done.
That's in the case of the balcony collapse during the University of Virginia's May graduation.
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SUPER=03-Charlottesville/May 19;


The corroded hanger rod-- clearly visible in the balcony wreckage -- is apparently to blame.
U-V-A hired an independent engineering consultant to report on the accident.
The May 18th collapse during the university's commencement exercises dropped 23 people to the ground, killing one woman and injuring 17.
The report POINTS out that the unique detached design by Thomas Jefferson added to the risk of collapse.
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Three-Domestic-Violence


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#97-66
GRAPHIC=Why Does She Stay?


Domestic violence is often a cycle-- a pattern of behavior passed on from one generation to the next.
But many counselors believe relationships can be salvaged IF the abuser is willing to get help.
Kimberly McBroom has more on that in the final segment of our series, "Why Does She Stay?"
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SUPER=01-Steve Miller/Roanoke Valley Family Services; 1:10
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(( This 22- year- old woman has spent her summer in a shelter, fleeing from a boyfriend she describes as abusive.
Her story illustrates a cycle of domestic violence which counselors say they often see.
The woman says both she and her boyfriend grew up in abusive homes.
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SOT tape 3 1:38:31 (Silhouette Interview)

((HE HAS SAID THAT THE REASON HE'S VERBALLY ABUSIVE IS BECAUSE OF THE PHYSICAL ABUSE THAT HE WENT THROUGH. HE COULDN'T PHYSICALLY ABUSE ANYBODY. SO, THE ONLY WAY THAT HE HAS TO DEAL WITH SOMETHING WHEN HE GETS TO THE END OF HIS NERVE, IS TO START RUNNING HIS MOUTH TO TEAR SOMEBODY DOWN AND HURT THEM. ))
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She says the abuse was hard for her to recognize because they were attacks with words, not fists.
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SOT tape 3 1:46:10

((IF YOU'VE GROWN UP IN IT, IF YOU'VE DEALT WITH IT YOUR WHOLE LIFE, IF NO ONE'S EVER TAUGHT YOU HOW YOU SHOULD BE TREATED, THEN YOU DON'T KNOW IF YOU'RE BEING ABUSED OR NOT. ))
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But Steve Miller believes that cycle CAN be broken.
Miller holds weekly classes, entitled, "Men Ending Domestic Violence."
His clients sign an agreement to attend at least 13 meetings.
Some come on their own.
Most are ordered by the court.
The group therapy encourages a new way of thinking.
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SOT tape 5 2:56:28

((STEVE MILLER/FAMILY SERVICES OF THE ROANOKE VALLEY: PEOPLE ACCEPTING RESPONSIBILITY FOR HOW THEY THINK, HOW THEY HANDLE THEIR FEELINGS, AND HOW THEY REACT TO SITUATIONS AND LOOKING AT NON-VIOLENT ALTERNATIVES. ))
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Standup Here
But does it really work?
Miller says studies show that it does.
Seventy- percent of those who have been out of the program at least two years have NOT been back to court on a domestic assault charge. END STANDUP

This is one of Miller's clients.
He says he was a judge ordered him to enter the program after an argument with his wife turned physical.
The man says there have been two such incidents during their 12- year
marriage. (/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 7 (silhouette w/ man) 9:42:14

((JUST SIMPLY BY GRABBING HER AND HOLDING HER TO KEEP THINGS FROM ESCALATING ANY FURTHER. I HAVE PUSHED HER. BUT AS FAR AS SLAPPING HER, HITTING HER-- NO, NEVER. ))
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But he says he regrets what DID happen.
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SOT tape 7 9:41:07

((IT'S NOT LIKE IT WAS A FIST FIGHT. BUT IT NEVER SHOULD HAVE HAPPENED. IT'S INEXCUSABLE. ))
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He still has six weeks to go in the treatment program, but says he's already learned to control his anger and make better decisions.
As for his marriage-- it, too is on the mend.
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SOT tape 7 9:50:39

((I LOVE MY WIFE VERY MUCH, AND SHE LOVES ME. AND WE'RE TRYING TO PUT THIS PROBLEM BEHIND US AND MOVE ON. I THINK WE'RE GOING TO BE FINE. ))
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Pre-Pro Page here with Help Numbers to call
If you, or someone you know is the victim of domestic violence, you can call the TRUST Hotline at 344- 1948.
For a safe place to stay, call the Turning Point Shelter at 345-0400 or TAP's Women's Resource Center at 345- 6781.
Kimberly McBroom, News 7.

Tease#2



ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#none
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Stay with us, the Roanoke Science Musuem is sued after an iguana takes a nip at a birthday party,
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and we'll tell you why some lawmakers believe Nestle's customers may be biting off more than they can chew.
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Iguana-Lawsuit


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#97-51
GRAPHIC=Lawsuit


The fairytale goes, if you kiss a frog, he'll turn into a prince.
Well one reptile KING is turning a nip on the neck into a lawsuit.
A Roanoke woman did not appreciate being bit by the scaly iguana named King Solomon, so she's taking the Science Museum of Western Virginia to court.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Carla Carter is claiming the tropical American lizard bit her neck at a birthday party in July of 19-95.
The celebration in the museums lab cost 60-dollars including fifteen dollars for an added live reptile show.
Carter wants the museum to pay 150-thousand dollars for negligence in dealing with a wild animal.
A Roanoke Circuit Court judge is considering whether Carter can sue the museum which is claiming charitable organization status.
As for King Solomon, he's no longer part of the museums reptile show.
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Nestle-Candy


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Nestle will relabel a new candy
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that features Disney Figures encased in a chocolate covered plastic ball.
That after two attorneys general said kids could choke on the small toys inside.
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((RICHARD BLUMENTHAL/CONNECTICUT ATTORNEY GENERAL: OUR HOPE IS THAT NESTLE WILL DO THE RIGHT THING AND TAKE IT OFF SHELVES. AND THAT STORES WILL SIMPLY NOT CARRY IT.))
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OUT Q=SIMPLY NOT CARRY IT."
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Nestle will not withdraw the Nestle Magic product, but will label the candy saying its intended for children at least three years old.
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S-Score


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-13
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=04-NBA; :00


The Bulls and Michael Jordan came to terms last night on a one year contract worth reported $36 million.
The deal will keep the four time MVP in Chicago for an opportunity to win the team's sixth championship.
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S-Avalanche


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#cl-97
GRAPHIC=AVALANCHE/HILLCATS


The Lynchburg Hillcats clinched the second half Northern division pennant Tuesday night, and last night they arrived in Salem trying to keep the Avalanche from finishing above 500.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Salem/Hillcats vs. Avalanche; :00


Salem came into last night's game with a 33-and-33 mark in the second half.
And the Avalanche has played poorly against the Burg all year, but not last night as Tal Light's fielder's choice in the bottom of the first gets Garrett Neubart home. 1-to-nothing.
Then in the second, big Ben Petrick blasts a solo shot over the left field wall to make it 2-to-nothing in favor of Salem.
SUPER=37-Lynchburg/3/Salem/4;


The Avalanche would come through with another bomb in the second off the bat off Vicente Garcia.
Salem wins it 4-to-3 to move a game above 500 with three to play.
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S-Hillcats


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-19
GRAPHIC=Hillcats Logo


Despite the loss the Hillcats know they will open the playoffs this coming Sunday night at 6 against Frederick at City Stadium.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Last Thursday; :


The Hillcats record at this point is 41 and 26, quite a turnaround for a team that has its share of bad streaks the past two years.
The team is young, but it reminds General Manager Paul Sunwall of the teams in the 80's when players like Dwight Gooden played in Lynchburg.
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((PAUL SUNWALL/HILLCATS GENERAL MANAGER: ))
SUPER=01-Paul Sunwall/Hillcats General Manager; :
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OUT Q=.......THOSE GUYS."
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VO-NAT (CONT.)
SUPER=04-This Season; :


Lynchburg Third baseman Aramis Ramirez was named the Carolina League's most valuable player today.
Ramirez has 112 R-B-I's and 29 home runs heading into tonight's game in Salem.
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S-Greene


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#FB97-2
GRAPHIC=49ERS


On to football and the West coast. One day after signing with the 49ers,
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-San Francisco, CA; :00


All-Pro linebacker Kevin Greene was in pads and in practice yesterday in San Francisco.
The 35 year old sackmaster says after getting whipped by the Niners as both a Ram and a Steeler he decided it was time to switch rather than fight.
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IN Q="If I can...

((KEVIN GREENE/49ERS LINEBACKER:))
SUPER=01-Kevin Greene/49ers Linebacker; :00
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OUT Q=...BROUGHT ME HERE."
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S-NFL


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#FB97-1
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#


And with the NFL kicking off its 1997 regular season this Sunday, Sports Illustrated's pro football preview issue, which hit the newsstands yesterday, is zeroing in on the AFC central.
The magazine calls it the hottest division in the league, with the best group of young quarterbacks from Kordell to Testaverde.
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S-Chung


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=colts


Elsewhere in the league today, the Colts signed former Virginia Tech Hokies Eugene Chung who was cut earlier this week by the Packers.
The former first round draft pick has now been with five teams in his pro career.

S-Mets


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-8
GRAPHIC=MLB


It was a big day at Shea Stadium, as former Tidewater Tide Jason Isringhausen, the Mets hard luck kid
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SUPER=03-Flushing, NY/Giants vs. Mets; :00


made his first start of the year. Jason had to battle back from shoulder surgery, a broken hand and treatable tuberculosis to pitch today.
Thankfully his teammates came him plenty of support.
The Mets used an 8 run 7th inning to beat the Giants 15 to 6.
Isringhausen gets the win despite giving up 11 hits and 6 walks in five innings.
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S-Contract


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#S7-9
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=04-MLB;:00


Jordan wasn't the only one hitting the jackpot yesterday.
The Mets gave manager Bobby Valentine a new three year contract extension.
Valentine has led the Mets to a possible playoff berth in this his first year at the helm of the team.
SUPER=03-Atlanta, GA;


And the Hawks gave hall of famer Lenny Wilkins a new four year deal yesterday worth $20 million dollars.
The NBA's winningest coach has led the Hawks to four straight playoffs appearances.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#sports tease
GRAPHIC=NONE


Still to come tonight, we'll get Tech quarterback Al Clark's thoughts before his first college start.
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And don't worry about cleaning the house. This guest will feel right at home at this year's Tee Off for Sight charity golf event next month.
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S-Clark


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=TF97-1
GRAPHIC=Tech football


Tech quarterback Al Clark will be in the hot seat this Saturday as he makes his first start for the Hokies at Rutgers.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00


Many Tech fans are worried about Clark's lack of game experience.
But remember he did play in the first five games of 1996 and, over the past few years he has practiced against some mighty good defenders.
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((AL CLARK/VIRGINIA TECH QUARTERBACK:))
SUPER=01-Al Clark/Virginia Tech Quarterback; :00
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=...watching film"
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VO-NAT(Con't)
SUPER=03-San Francisco, CA;


Clark is constantly asked how he intends to fill 49er QB Jim Druckenmiller's shoes. His answer starts with being himself.
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SOT
IN Q="I'cant
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...playing my game"
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S-Chip


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-16
GRAPHIC=Tee of For Sight


The 16th annual Tee Off for Sight charity event is coming up next month at Hunting Hills.
SS=Chip Sullivan


And this year's guest pro is not guest at all, he's hometown favorite Chip Sullivan.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :


The format will be the same as in the past with Sullivan playing a round of golf with the champions from area clubs.
Sullivan joins a list of pros that include Chi Chi Rodriquez and Curtis Strange who have competed in the event.
But Sullivan's ability to relate to all levels of the game should make him a big draw at this years event.
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((DICK METZ/TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: ))
SUPER=01-Dick Metz/Tournament Director; :
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OUT Q= ......to it."
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VO-NAT (cont.)
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :


The proceeds from the tournament will benefit Prevent Blindness of Virginia.
In 15 years, the tournament has raised a quarter of a million dollars and this years goal is 35-thousand dollars.
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((TIMOTHY GRESHAM/PRESIDENT CEO OF PREVENT BLINDNESS VIRGINIA: ))
SUPER=01-Timothy Gresham/CEO Prevent Blindness Virginia; :
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OUT Q=......THOSE SERVICES."
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Hold Sullivan


Sullivan is also conducting a clinic that is open to the public at five on the day of the event, September 30th.

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