06:00-01

E-HUSTLERS-RAID

ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#=97-52
GRAPHIC=none


Bags of drugs and weapons might NOT be the only things the Botetourt County sheriff's office has to deal with following a raid on a teen hangout...
As Denise Allen reports, the owner of Hustler's Pool Hall says he's planning to sue.
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SOT
IN Q=Donald H. Beverly
SUPER=03-Botetourt Co.; :00
SUPER=01-Reed Kelly/Botetourt Co. Sheriff; :27
SUPER=@Denise2; :43
RUNS=1:50
OUT Q=News 7


(( Donald H. Beverly Junior is the Hustler.
He says he picked up the nickname when he was a kid playing pool.
At 15 he played in professional tournaments in Las Vegas and was 48th in the world.
At 20, he's the owner of Hustlers, the hall the Botetourt County sheriff's Department raided.
Deputies found more than 200 people in or around Hustlers at 2-30 Saturday morning, many of them were 13 or younger.
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SOT 14:10:21
IN Q=THE FOLKS THAT

((REED KELLY/BOTETOURT CO. SHERIFF: THE FOLKS THAT WERE HOLDING POT AND CRACK AND GUNS AND KNIVES DROPPED THEM WE PICKED UP BAG AFTER BAG AFTER BAG OF MARIJUANA. WE PICKED UP A BAG OF CRACK. THERE WAS A CLIP OUT OF AN AUTOMATIC WEAPON, ALL KINDS OF BLADED WEAPONS OF COURSE ALCOHOL WAS FROM ONE END TO THE OTHER.))
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=END TO THE OTHER


Donald Beverly says that automatic clip came from a deputy's weapon.
Beverly did not want to talk on camera, but he says law officers kicked in doors, cut up his furniture and searched him.
He says neither the officers nor the search dogs found drugs in his possession.
Beverly says all the drugs and alcohol found were snuck in by pool hall patrons.
Beverly faces public nuisance charges and selling alcohol without a license.
He says he has proof the second charge is false.
Sheriff Reed says Hustlers has been a source of trouble for months and the permit used to open the hall may be pulled.
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SOT 14:11:15
IN Q=IT HAD NOT

((REED: IT HAD NOT BEEN ZONED FOR THAT AND THE SPECIAL EXEMPTIONS PERMIT WAS FOR A POOL HALL WITH CERTAIN PROFFERS. THEY VIOLATED ALL THE PROFFERS SO WE HOPE THAT THE OWNERS WILL PULL THE LEASE.))
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OUT Q=PULL THE LEASE


Beverly says the sheriff's department seized at least three thousand dollars from his safe.
He says he plans to sue the county for the return of that money and any losses incurred in Saturday's raid.
Beverly says the sheriff's department had told him to keep the pool hall closed.
And for now it is.
Denise Allen News 7.))

E-Tobacco-Buyout


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#=97-61
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


The Senate Agriculture Committee could say good-bye to federal tobacco programs with a proposed bill.
Committee Chairman Richard Lugar says the bill will be ready this fall.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


He says it will also include a buyout of tobacco quotas and aid to communities dependent on the crop.
Members of Congress have speculated that without specific legislation from President Clinton, a tobacco proposal would NOT be considered until next year.
But Lugar says "We'll have our part of it ready."
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FEN-PHEN


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=medical news


Former users of the popular combination of prescription diet drugs known as Fen-Phen want the makers of the drugs to pay for their heart monitoring.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Class-action lawsuits have been filed in five states.
Fenfluramine, one-half of fen-phen, was pulled off the market along with the diet drug redux after studies linked those pills to serious heart damage.
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E-Gay-Pride


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mth
TAPE#=97-51
GRAPHIC=none


Roanoke's gay and lesbian community showed their pride.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The eighth annual Pride in the Park took place yesterday as nationally known entertainers headlined a celebration of Roanoke's gay and lesbian community.
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SOT
IN Q=I'm from Richmond

((DAVID PERRY/VIRGINIAN'S FOR JUSTICE: I'M FROM RICHMOND BUT I COME TO ROANOKE GAY PRIDE FESTIVAL EVERY YEAR BECAUSE THIS IS A REALLY GREAT FRIENDLY BUNCH OF PEOPLE. I THINK ALL OF ROANOKE SHOULD BE PROUD TO HAVE THESE PEOPLE AS PART OF THEIR COMMUNITY.))
SUPER=01-David Perry/Virginians for Justice;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=of their community.
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VO-NAT


Vendors were on hand to lend support.
Special activities were also planned for the children of gay parents.
A community auction on Friday started the weekend event and special performances continued last night at Roanoke's gay and lesbian nightclubs.
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One-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M97-10
GRAPHIC=NONE

On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;


Roll cold out of break
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SOT
IN Q=Welcome back
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :00
SUPER=12-Roanoke; :07
SUPER=13-Judy Hensley/Exhibits Director; :35
RUNS=3:04
OUT Q=Mornin' returns


Tape will toss to stocks Stocks Comm

albert


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Albert, Marv


The much-publicized sex case of sportscaster Marv Albert goes to trial today.
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VO-NAT


Albert is accused of assault and battery and forcible sodomy on a woman at an Arlington hotel in February.
Albert has denied the charges.
He could be sentenced to life in prison if convicted.
Police said the woman was an acquaintance of Albert and that she had severe bites on her back.
Tests showed Albert's D-N-A on the woman's skin and clothing.
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E-Southern-Military


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#=none
GRAPHIC=none


Plans to open a new all-male military school in the South are drawing support from a secessionist organization that wants to create a new Southern nation.
The group called League of the South says it can envision turning out leaders in the tradition of Robert E- Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
In the wake of women at The Citadel and V-M-I, some alumni from those schools are already trying to raise 50 million dollars for a private Christian, Confederate military college.
One of the sites that's been mentioned is the old Augusta Military Academy in Staunton.

E-Eisenhower


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#=97-55
GRAPHIC=VMI


Co-education is a reality at V-M-I and former President Eisenhower's son says he thinks the transition is going well.
The retired general spoke to V-M-I cadets.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington;


Brigadier General John Eisenhower says he's perhaps the only living American who met Joseph Stalin in person.
He spoke to the cadets about being both soldiers and statesmen.
He also shared his thoughts about co-ed military education at V-M-I and The Citadel.
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IN Q=

(( 11:08:49 GEN. JOHN EISENHOWER;BEING AN OLDSTER, I WAS AGAINST INTEGRATION, BUT I THINK THE SUPERINTENDENT HAS DONE ABSOLUTELY RIGHT. 11:09:22 I'M VERY ENCOURAGED BY WHAT I SEE, DOWN THERE AT THE CITADEL, MAYBE I'M TALKING OUT OF TURN BY TALKING ABOUT THAT, THEY WERE TOO OBSTINATE FOR THEIR OWN GOOD.))
SUPER=07-Gen. John Eisenhower
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=their own good
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VO-NAT


General Eisenhower's latest literary work, The Life and Times of General Winfield Scott, will be published in December.
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E-Post-Poll


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#=97-53
GRAPHIC=Jim Gilmore


More polls have yet to discern a front runner in the race for governor. But, a poll in The Washington Post last week made it clear that Jim Gilmore won't be able to ride George Allen's coattails.
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VO-NAT


The Post poll has Democrat Don Beyer with 44- percent and Republican Gilmore with 43- percent.
But Gilmore takes the lead by one point among those who say they're "likely" to vote.
SUPER=@File;


Both outcomes are well within a four point margin of error, making the race for governor still that "statistical dead heat" that it's been in all media polls since January.
But the poll also shows that while about two thirds of Virginians think Republican Governor George Allen's done a good job, only about half of those voters favoring Allen are backing Gilmore to succeed him.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=Jim Gilmore


Emory and Henry political analyst Tom Morris says the tight race means voters should hold on for a wave of attack ads on T-V.

Common-Sense


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#Common Sense
GRAPHIC=Common Sense


For years, something called the capital gains tax has sparked controversy in Washington.
The Taxpayer Relief Act of 19-97 didn't eliminate it, but lawmakers did make some changes a number of people will like.
Here's Len Besthoff with this week's edition of Common Sense.
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IN Q=Investments
SUPER=@Len1; :00 Left
SUPER=01-Gary Duerk/CPA-Brown, Edwards & Co.; :18
RUNS=:50
OUT Q=the newsdesk.
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SOT COMMON SENSE II 03:50:50
IN Q=Investments

((Investments like securities or a house, that are held for a year or more and then sold, create a capital gain for the owner. Since 1986, the maximum rate for capital gains has been 28 percent. But Gary Duerk of Brown Edwards and Company that those rates are now lower.))
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=now lower.
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SOT COMMON SENSE I TOT 14:16:14
IN Q=The new act

((GARY DUERK/CPA-BROWN, EDWARDS & CO.: THE NEW ACT REDUCES THE CAPITAL GAINS RATE. IT'S EFFECTIVE FOR SALES AFTER MAY THE SIXTH 1997. AND THE REDUCTION GOES FROM A MAXIMUM OF 28 PERCENT DOWN TO 20 PERCENT. AND FOR THOSE INDIVIDUALS THAT ARE IN THE 15 PERCENT TAX BRACKET THEY'LL GET A DISCOUNT TO 10 PERCENT.))
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OUT Q=discount to 10- percent.
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SOT COMMON SENSE II 3:57:14
IN Q=Now before

((Now before you think you've scored some big saving, Duerk suggests checking with an accountant. In some cases the tax breaks on capital gains depend on the date of sale. I'm Len Besthoff with this week's edition of Common Sense, let's send it back to the newsdesk.))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=the newsdesk.))


Two-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#MR-1
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;


As you could see in the last segment and you'll see more of in the next the nice thing about the new Deep Sea Treasures exhibit is that there aren't just things to look at there are things to do.
Deep Sea Treasures is on display at the science museum from now until January 4th. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for Senior Citizens and $3 for children ages 3 to 12.
If you go don't forget to take a camera becasue there is an old fasion dive helmet that you can put your head in and if your as easily amused as I am it makes for a pretty good picture.

Double Boxes=SPA & KMC


Toss to Kimberly

clinton-un


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Clinton


President Clinton is in New York city this morning to address the opening session of the 52nd U-N General Assembly.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-New York, NY;


He's expected to offer close to 900 million dollars to the U-N.
That's how much Congress is expected to set aside to pay off the U-S debt to the world body.
The U-N estimates the U-S owes more than one-point-three billion dollars.
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campaign-finance


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=wipe/wipe/wipe
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington, DC;

4:12:32
Republican lawmakers say attorney General Janet Reno has no choice, but to call for an independent counsel to investigate White House fund-raising activities.
Yesterday, Republican Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi said Reno should resign.
The justice department has opened a 30-day review of the President's fund-raising practices during his 19-96 campaign.
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MIR


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


The main computer on the space station MIR has gone down for the third time in three weeks.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Russian officials say the space station crew isn't in danger.
But the space shuttle "Atlantis" is scheduled to dock with Mir Saturday and officials say the computer needs to be working when the docking takes place.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=none


Back on Earth, Air Force bases around the world will seem quiet today.
The service has grounded all training flights for a safety review following six recent military crashes.

2-E-Tobacco-Buyout


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#=97-61
GRAPHIC=Tobacco


Federal tobacco programs could be coming to an end.
The Senate Agriculture Committee is preparing a bill that would finish the programs.
Committee Chairman Richard Lugar says the bill will be ready this fall.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


He says it will also include a buyout of tobacco quotas and aid to communities dependent on the crop.
Members of Congress have speculated that without specific legislation from President Clinton, a tobacco proposal would NOT be considered until next year.
But Lugar says "We'll have our part of it ready."
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Education-Campaign


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Education


Republican Jim Gilmore has gone after Democrat Don Beyer's education program.
SS=Gilmore


Gilmore said at a weekend news conference that his rival in the race for governor intends to throw money at public schools without emphasizing learning.
Gilmore said he will promote school quality and safety and he promised he will hire four-thousand more teachers.
SS=Beyer


Beyer, meanwhile, has said he wants to make Virginia schools competitive with the best in the nation.
He has pledged to raise teacher salaries to the national average.

E-Academy-Theater


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#=97-60
GRAPHIC=none


The Lynchburg Academy of Music theater is taking a beating as renovation work continues.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg;


Academy supporters last week took a sledgehammer to the concrete walls that have covered the buildings front windows for decades.
Crews have also been repairing and painting the rest of the building's facade.
The goal is to let would-be contributors know that the project IS moving forward.
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SOT 14:42:29
IN Q=This is what

((DR. CLIFTON POTTER/ACADEMY OF MUSIC: THIS IS WHAT WE'VE BEEN WORKING FOR FOR THE PAST THREE YEARS. AND NOW PEOPLE WILL SEE THAT THINGS ARE ACTUALLY HAPPENING AT THE ACADEMY. BECAUSE WE'RE PAINTING AND REPAIRING THE FACADE, WE'RE PUTTING BACK THE STOREFRONTS AND WE'RE ALSO RESTORING ALL THREE SETS OF DOORS JUST AS THEY WERE WHEN THE THEATER OPENED FOR THE SECOND TIME IN 1912.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Clifton Potter/Academy of Music; :00
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=in 1912.
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VO-NAT


Potter says it will take about ten million dollars to renovate the theater and establish an endowment fund to keep it running.
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Three-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M97-10
GRAPHIC=NONE

On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;


Roll cold out of birthdays
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SOT
IN Q=Welcome back
SUPER=13-Judy Hensley/Exhibits Director; :22
SUPER=12-Roanoke; :31
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :1:13
SUPER=13-Jeff Walker/Center in the Square; 1:27
SUPER=24-1995 Affair in the Square; 1:54
RUNS=2:19
OUT Q=That again this year


Steve Live

Double boxes=SPA & MEL

Toss to Mel

HUSTLERS-RAID


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#=net (edit of 97-52)
GRAPHIC=none


The owner of a pool hall says he's suing Botetourt County after sheriff's deputies raided his place.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Botetourt Co.;


Deputies found more than 200 people in or around Hustlers at 2-30 Saturday morning, many of them were 13 or younger.
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SOT 14:10:21
IN Q=THE FOLKS THAT

((REED KELLY/BOTETOURT CO. SHERIFF: THE FOLKS THAT WERE HOLDING POT AND CRACK AND GUNS AND KNIVES DROPPED THEM WE PICKED UP BAG AFTER BAG AFTER BAG OF MARIJUANA. WE PICKED UP A BAG OF CRACK. THERE WAS A CLIP OUT OF AN AUTOMATIC WEAPON, ALL KINDS OF BLADED WEAPONS OF COURSE ALCOHOL WAS FROM ONE END TO THE OTHER.))
SUPER=01-Reed Kelly/Botetourt Co. Sheriff;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=END TO THE OTHER
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VO-NAT


Donald Beverly says that automatic clip came from a deputy's weapon.
Beverly says all the drugs and alcohol found were snuck in by pool hall patrons.
Beverly faces public nuisance charges and selling alcohol without a license.
He says he has proof the second charge is false and he says he plans to sue the county for any losses incurred in the raid.
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MARV-albert


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Albert, Marv


Jury selection is set to begin today in northern Virginia in the sexual assault trial of N-B-C sportscaster Marv Albert.
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VO-NAT


Albert is accused of assault and battery, AND forcible sodomy on a woman at an Arlington hotel in February.
Albert has denied the charges.
He could be sentenced to life in prison if convicted.
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Welfare


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=VA Seal


Virginia's phased-in welfare reform program is about to enter what many people believe will be its toughest challenge.
On October first, the two- year- old program expands to southwest Virginia.
The region typically has 20 percent or higher unemployment.
Except for coal mines, there are few jobs, and there's no public transportation to carry people from their rural homes to work.
Welfare reform requires able-bodied people to find jobs in 90 days or enter community service.
Benefits end in two years.


E-Rescue-Picnic


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-58
GRAPHIC=none


It wasn't an emergency, but a picnic, that brought rescue workers and emergency crews to a Salem church yesterday.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem;


Lakeside Baptist Church sponsored an old- fashioned community get together in honor of the valley's public servants.
Fire, police and rescue workers from Roanoke, Roanoke County, Salem and Vinton sampled the good food.
And the community learned more about what it's like to be a public servant.
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SOT 12:32:35
IN Q=WE ARE REACHING

((ART HEARNE/LAKESIDE BAPTIST PASTOR: I WANT THE COMMUNITY TO SEE WE ARE REACHING OUT TO THEM AND THAT THEY ALSO WOULD REACH OUT TO OTHERS AND TO THE EMERGENCY PERSONNEL IN EXPRESSING GRATITUDE AND THANKS AND OF COURSE I WANT PEOPLE TO COME VISIT OUR CHURCH.))
SUPER=01-Art Hearne/Lakeside Baptist Pastor;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=VISIT OUR CHURCH
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Lakeside hopes to make the picnic an annual community event.
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E-Diabetes-Walk


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-57
GRAPHIC=Diabetes


Roanoke Valley residents are not ONLY helping fund research to find a cure for diabetes..
They're also setting records with "Walk To A Cure."
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The Roanoke Valley Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation is third in the country, just behind New York City, in raising money for research.
This year's walk has raised more than one-point-two million dollars.
Advance Auto Stores raised more than a million of that total.
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SOT 10:16:17
IN Q=WE HAVE OVER

((SARAH DOBBINS/WALK COORDINATOR: WE HAVE OVER300-THOUSAND RESIDENT OF VIRGINIA WHO ARE DIABETIC, MANY OF THEM ARE CHILDREN AND MORE OF THAN 16 MILLION AMERICANS ARE DIABETIC. SO THE ENTIRE PURPOSE OF THIS WALK IS TO RAISE MONEY FOR RESEARCH TO FIND A CURE.))
SUPER=01-Sarah Dobbins/Walk Coordinator;
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=TO FIND A CURE
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VO-NAT


Yesterday morning 15-hundred Roanoke Valley residents made the 10-k walk through downtown Roanoke.
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4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NFL


In sports,
The Buffalo Bills rallied from a 26-0 deficit to beat winless Indianapolis.
For yesterday's scores, let's check the boards.
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SUPER=X5022;
SUPER=0100-/Chicago/3/j/New England/31///j/Kansas City/35//Carolina/14///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-/Minnesota/32/j/Green Bay/38////Oakland/22/j/N.Y. Jets/23///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-/Miami/21/j/Tampa Bay/31//Bucs 4-0//Cincinnati/20/j/Denver/38///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-/Indianapolis/35/j/Buffalo/37////N.Y. Giants/3/j/St. Louis/13///;
SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-j/Detroit/11//Baltimore/3////Toronto/4/j/New York/5//10 Innings/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-/Milwaukee/1/j/Minnesota/2//10 Innings//Cleveland/0/j/Kansas

City/1///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/Philadelphia/3/j/Chicago/11///j/Montreal/7//Atlanta/1///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-j/Colorado/10//Los Angeles/5////St. Louis/2/j/Pittsburgh/14///;
RUNS=:56
OUT Q=....last score."

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