06:00-01

interstate-ax

ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=afr
TAPE#97-70
GRAPHIC=fatal ax


A tractor trailer accident on interstate 81 killed one person early this morning.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./This Morning;


The trailer was hauling a load of bricks northbound on the interstate. Police say the tractor's load either shifted, or the driver fell asleep.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 7:33:22
IN Q=we have a

((GARY CHAFIN/STATE POLICE: WE HAVE A TRACTOR TRAILER THAT'S GONE OVER THE BRIDGE HERE, RIGHT AT MILE MARKER 133 1/2. ))
SUPER=01-Gary Chafin/Virginia State Police;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=1-33 AND A HALF
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VO-NAT


Police say the truck immediately burst into flames-- instantly killing the driver.
The I-81 overpass have sustained structural damage, so the northbound lanes of the interstate will be closed until V-DOT crews are certain its safe.
Until then traffic will be rerouted onto Route 4-60 in Salem.
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E-Farmer


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-65
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


The man authorities say shot a Danville police officer last November, will never stand trial for the alleged crime.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville/Last Year;


Twenty-nine- year- old Marlowe Andre Farmer was charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting and injuring Officer Dennis Haley during a drug raid.
Commonwealth's Attorney Bill Fuller says Farmer will not be tried in circuit court because a FEDERAL jury has already heard testimony of the shooting, when it convicted Farmer on drug charges.
Fuller says a federal judge will consider the shooting when Farmer is sentenced in October.
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E-Bedford-Murder


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-64
GRAPHIC=Evans, Andre


Police are still not commenting on a possible motive for Tuesday night's double murder in Bedford.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford


23 year old Andre Eugene Evans faces first degree and capital murder charges, along with two counts of using a firearm to commit a felony.
He allegedly shot Timothy Ray Robinson and Lorin Tyler Murphy near the intersection of South and Franklin Streets.
Witnesses say they were arguing about tennis shoes.
Timothy Robinson's cousin heard the shots, but didn't realize what had happened until a neighbor called for help.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 9:03:54 Bedford Bites tape
IN Q=and he said

((PERNIE HAMLET/VICTIM'S COUSIN; AND HE SAID "SHOT SHOT" AND I THOUGHT HE WAS SHOT BUT HE WAS ALRIGHT AND HE SAID TIMBU. AND I RAN UP THE STREET AND WHEN I CAME UP THE STREET I SAW TIMBU LAYING THERE AND CHEW ON TOP OF HIM ))
SUPER=01-Pernie Hamlet/Victim's Cousin;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=top of him
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VO-NAT


Police say neighbors helped them find Evans, who was hiding in the basement of a nearby house.
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IRS


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


On Capitol Hill, more damaging claims against the Internal Revenue Service.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Capitol Hill;


Yesterday, a Texas I-R-S agent told a Senate panel that low income taxpayers are singled out for audits.
She also testified that some returns were manipulated to boost collection statistics.
Senators also heard from four taxpayers who spoke about the abuses they had suffered at the hands of I-R-S agents.
Several members of Congress want to appoint an outside group to oversee the agency.
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twa-800


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


Federal investigators have zeroed in on a specific mechanical failure theory as a possible cause of the crash of T-W-A flight 800.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


C-B-S News has learned the theory focuses on the fuel measuring system and wires inside the center fuel tank-- that are designed to carry low voltage current.
Sources say HIGH voltage may have been transferred to the low voltage wires, sparking an explosion of the vapor- filled center fuel tank.
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E-Piney-River


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-58
GRAPHIC=NONE


Cleanup at Nelson County's U-S Titanium Superfund site is finally done.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Nelson Co.


In the late 19-70's, acid runoff from the site killed thousands of fish in the nearby Piney River.
The land was placed on the E-P-A's Superfund list in 19-82 and since then Cytec Industries, which bought the property, has been cleaning it up.
All the contaminated soil has been removed and a treatment plant is filtering out pollutants from the groundwater.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:18:18
IN Q=This facility

((TONY MAREK/CYTEC INDUSTRIES:THIS FACILITY IS PERFORMING ABOVE EXPECTATION AND IS PRODUCING AN EFFLUENT THAT IS REDUCING THE IRON CONCENTRAITION BY OVER 99- POINT- 7 PERCENT.))
SUPER=01-Tony Marek/Cytec Industries; :00
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=99-point-7 percent.
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VO-NAT


E-P-A officials say the site may soon be taken off the agency's high priority list.
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One-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE



SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;
SUPER=11-Smith Mtn. Lake;
SUPER=11-Franklin Co.;
SUPER=13-Charlotte Bryant/Chamber of Commerce;
SUPER=13-Tom Altman/MADD;
SUPER=11-Smith Mtn. Lake;


toss to stocks Stocks Comm

Ice-Rink


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#net (edit of 97-55)
GRAPHIC=NONE


In June we found out a Charlottesville company planned to build an ice rink in downtown Roanoke, but it's no longer JUST an ice rink.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


D-and-R Development plans to build a twelve screen movie theater too.
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SOT 03:29:45
IN Q=We've been

((LEE DANIELSON/D&R DEVELOPMENT: WE'VE BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL WITH OUR MOVIE THEATERS UP IN CHARLOTTESVILLE.51 PEOPLE SAID OH THEY'LL NEVER COME DOWNTOWN, THEY'LL THIS, THEY'LL THAT. LAST YEAR THEY PUT THROUGH, ADDED 7800 PEOPLE A WEEK TO THE DOWNTOWN AREA.02 AND WE HAVE A SIX SCREEN 900 SEAT THEATER.05))
SUPER=01-Lee Danielson/D&R Development;
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=theater.
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VO-NAT


Movie goers aren't the only ones excited by the new facility.
The Roanoke Express hockey team plans to move its offices to the Ice rink once it opens next year.
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SOT 03:50:06
IN Q=We have

((PIERRE PAIEMENT/ROANOKE EXPRESS GM: I THINK IT'S A GOOD THING FOR US, BECAUSE IT'S VERY CLOSE TO OUR MAIN FACILITY, THE ROANOKE CIVIC CENTER. THERE'S A FACILITY FOR US. I DON'T THINK THE ONE BY THE AIRPORT CAN PROVIDE OFFICE SPACE FOR US. ))
SUPER=01-Pierre Paiement/Roanoke Express GM;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=office space for us.
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VO-NAT


The rink will also serve as the teams's official practice ice.
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E-Consumer-Choice


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#97-53
GRAPHIC=NONE

***ANCHOR TAG***
A Roanoke company may have advertised discounts on products, but in the end customers say it cost them.
Now the police are looking for the former owner.
Tonya Flory has the details.
(/////SOT/////)
IN Q=Connie Clark
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00
SUPER=07-Connie Clark; :13
SUPER=01-Fran Stephanz/Better Business Bureau; 1:22
SUPER=@Tonya1; 1:28
RUNS=1:42
OUT Q=News 7, Roanoke.


((Connie Clark thought she was saving money when she joined "Consumer Choice"...a discount buying club where customers pay up to 1000 dollars for memberships. Clark says at the time, it sounded like a good deal...
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 13:09:04:13
IN Q=We really debated

((CONNIE CLARK/SCAMMED BY CONSUMER CHOICE:WE REALLY DEBATED ON IT, NOW WE LOOK BACK, IT WAS PROBABLY A VERY STUPID THING TO DO, BUT IRIS JOHNSON AS I SAID, IN THE PROMOTION, YOU CAN BUY A CARROT DIAMONDS, 1000 DOLLAR RING FOR 400 DOLLARS, EVERYTHING YOU GET, YOU CAN GET REEBOKS FOR 20 DOLLARS A PAIR. SHE JUST MADE THINGS UNBELIEVABLE.))
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=unbelievable


Better Business Bureau officials say Iris Johnson has always been a consistent member of the company that used several different names. PRE-PRO(card) Leonard Morgan was president of the latest venture called Consumer Choice. Police say white collar crime is difficult to prove, but charges of operating under false pretenses are pending against individuals involved in the business.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 13:10:59:15
IN Q=I would like for

((CONNIE CLARK:I WOULD LIKE FOR THESE CON ARTISTS TO BE TOTALLY OUT OF BUSINESS. I THINK THE LAW NEEDS TO PROTECT US BETTER THAN LETTING SOMEONE RE START UP UNDER A NEW NAME, BUT BE THE SAME THING, TIME AFTER TIME.))
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=time after time

Consumers Choice financial matters have been turned over to Laurel Ridge enterprises, a brokerage company in Roanoke.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:26:08:16
IN Q=The detective

((FRAN STEVENZ/BBB:THE DETECTIVE DIVISION SHOULD DEFINITELY DO SOMETHING FOR THE PEOPLE WHO PAID MONEY FOR MERCHANDISE AND DID NOT RECEIVE IT.))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=receive it.


Stand-up
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:39:48
IN Q=And when
(WHEN MORGAN HUNG THE OUT OF BUSINESS SIGN ON THE DOORS ON CONSUMER CHOICE AND

SKIPPED TOWN OWING MANY UNSATISFIED CUSTOMERS MONEY AND MERCHANDISE, HE EVEN LEFT HIS SECRETARY, OWING HER TWO WEEKS PAY.))
OUT Q=Roanoke))
ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=NONE


Roanoke City Police are advising individuals who have accounts with Consumer Choice to contact their detective department.

5-Gilmore


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#597-36
GRAPHIC=GILMORE


Jim Gilmore has Virginia sportsmen in his sights as he continues his campaign.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Yesterday afternoon Gilmore hit the mark at "On Target", the Roanoke shooting range.
At a campaign event announcing the formation of Sportsmen for Gilmore, he pledged to fight anyone who would strip away their rights.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=So I think there needs

((JIM GILMORE/R- CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR: SO I THINK THERE NEEDS TO BE CONCERN ABOUT THAT. THERE CERTAINLY ARE EXTREMISTS OUT THERE WHO ARE VERY CONCERNED ON THESE KINDS OF ISSUES AND I BELIEVE THAT IT'S PRETTY IMPORTANT THAT THERE BE A VOICE FOR THE CONSERVATION COMMUNITY IN THE STATE OF VIRGINIA AND THIS ORGANIZATION TODAY IS DESIGNED TO IN FACT GIVE THAT VOICE.))
SUPER=@Gilmore1;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=give that voice.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=BEYER


A spokesman for Don Beyer said the Democrat supports reasonable gun laws now in place, but is not proposing any expansion of gun control.
And Page Boinest (boy-NEST) notes that Beyer won the endorsement of the Fraternal Order of Police.

Two-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#
GRAPHIC=NONE



SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;
SUPER=11-Smith Mtn. Lake;
(Pull up the board after 10 seconds or so)
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take fullscreen-ESS8700

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Steve Live

Double Boxes=SPA & KMC


Toss to Kimberly

flight-800


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


Federal investigators have zeroed in on a specific mechanical failure theory as a possible cause of the crash of T-W-A flight 800.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


C-B-S News has learned the theory focuses on the fuel measuring system and wires inside the center fuel tank.. designed to carry low voltage current.
Sources say high voltage may have been transferred to the low voltage wires sparking an explosion of the vapor- filled center fuel tank.
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WIPE WIPE WIPE

NASA


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=WIPE WIPE WIPE
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Kennedy Space Ctr.;


NASA plans to announce later this morning whether it will send astronaut David Wolf to the troubled Russian space station "Mir."
The decision is expected to come just hours before tonight's liftoff of the shuttle "Atlantis" which is set to rendezvous with "mir" to bring home astronaut Michael Foale.
NASA administrator Daniel Goldin has been studying safety reports amid pressure from Congress NOT to send any more Americans to Mir.
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HEARINGS-IRS


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


The I-R-S says it's ready to be more taxpayer friendly.
The agency's acting commissioner plans to announce new efforts to resolve disputes and a review of taxpayer complaints.
Michael Dolan
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Capitol Hill;

4:22:58 will be the final witness before the Senate Finance Committee today.
For the past two days the panel has heard stories of I-R-S abuse, billing errors and collection quotas from taxpayers and former agents.
Yesterday, one agent testified that low income taxpayers are singled out for audits.
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Consumer Choice


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=
TAPE#net (edit of 97-53)
GRAPHIC=NONE


A discount buying club may have cost its members when it shut down and allegedly took off with their money.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


After weeks of waiting for furniture and appliances purchased through a company called Consumer's Choice, one client called the office only to discover the owner had moved out of town.
The head of the Better Business Bureau in Roanoke says they've been looking into the practices of Iris Johnson's companies since the 19-70s.
She says they've never uncovered illegal activity, but they have seen unethical behavior.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:27:44:11
IN Q=She did

((FRAN STEPHANZ/BBB:SHE DID OFFER ME A FREE MEMBERSHIP AND ANYBODY WHO OFFERS ME...DOESN'T WORK IN OUR BOOK.))
SUPER=01-Fran Stephanz/Better Business Bureau;
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=in our book
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Roanoke City Police are advising individuals who have accounts with Consumer Choice to contact their detective department.
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E-Walk-Mile


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-57
GRAPHIC=Welfare in Virginia


Two of Virginia's six statewide candidates will be changing their diet for a while, even if they lose the election.
Ellen Qualls reports, they'll live off food stamps for a month as part of the "Walk A Mile" program.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=We can't understand
SUPER=01-Judy Mason/Va. Council Against Poverty; :00
SUPER=03-Richmond; :07
SUPER=@Beyer1; :30
SUPER=01-Sen. Mark Earley/(R) Candidate for Atty. Gen.; :45
SUPER=@Ellen1; 1:08
RUNS=1:21
OUT Q=Qualls, News 7, Richmond.



(( SOT 17:33:14

((JUDY MASON/VA. COUNCIL AGAINST POVERTY: WE CAN'T UNDERSTAND THE SITUATION THAT ANOTHER PERSON IS IN UNLESS WE'VE WALKED A MILE IN THEIR SHOES.))
RUNS=:05


The Walk-A-Mile program is recruiting candidates in Virginia... some as high profile as Don Beyer and Mark Earley.
NOT to run for office though.
To live on food stamps and spend a few hours each week for a month with a welfare recipient.
Food stamps mean the Beyer family and the Earley family will eat NO pre-prepared foods ... NOT from restaurants... NOT even from the deli or frozen food sections at the grocery store.
SOT 11:46:56

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I THINK MOST OF US DON'T REALIZE WHAT A GREAT STRUGGLE IT IS TO BE ON FOOD STAMPS. TO TRY TO RAISE A COUPLE OF KIDS WITH VERY LITTLE MONEY. AND TO BE EATING BEANS AND RICE DAY AFTER DAY AFTER DAY. AND I CAN'T PRETEND THAT I KNOW. BUT I'M GONNA FIND OUT.))
RUNS=:16
SOT 12:08:59

((SEN. MARK EARLEY/R-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: WE HAVE A FAMILY OF SIX CHILDREN. SO WE EAT SORT OF SPARTAN ANYWAY. SO IT WILL BE INTERESTING TO SEE HOW IT COMPARES WITH THAT BUDGET.))
RUNS=:09


The Walk a Mile program kicks off AFTER the election -- which was an absolute condition for these guys.
SOT 11:48:10

((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: ESPECIALLY BECAUSE WE TEND TO EAT BREAKFAST AT MCDONALD'S AND LUNCH AT TACO BELL AND DINNER WHEREVER WE CAN.))
RUNS=:07
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 12:09:47

((SEN. MARK EARLEY/R-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: I THINK IT WOULD BE A GOOD THING FOR EVERY MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE TO DO IT.))
RUNS=:04



sot standup


Many of them are-- mostly Democrats.
Walk A Mile's also a two-way street: the welfare recipient will spend a few days in the politician's shoes as well.
Ellen Qualls, News 7, Richmond.
runs=:14))


CMA


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


Garth Brooks is this year's king of country music.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lincoln, NE;

4:03:47/ 4:00:00 and 4:05:10(highlights)
Brooks won Entertainer of the Year at the Country Music Awards last night in Nashville.
Brooks missed the awards because he was in Nebraska preparing for a concert.
SUPER=03-Nashville, TN;


Trisha Yearwood won top female vocalist, while George Strait took male vocal honors.
Honors for song of the year and best single went to Deana Carter's "strawberry wine."
While Diamond Rio took honors as the year's top country vocal group.
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Three-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE

MICROWAVE

SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;
SUPER=11-Smith Mtn. Lake;
SUPER=11-Franklin Co.;
SUPER=13-Ed Laucella/Wine Educator;
SUPER=11-Smith Mtn. Lake;



Double boxes=SPA & MEL

Toss to Mel

81-AX


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=afr
TAPE#97-59
GRAPHIC=fatal accident


One person is confirmed dead after a fiery accident early this morning on interstate 81.
Andrew Freiden has the story.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=
SUPER=01-Brad Walker/Motorist; :05
SUPER=@Andrew1; :26
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./This Morning; :34
SUPER=01-Don Gillespie/Roanoke Co. Fire Marshal; :44
SUPER=01-Gary Chafin/Virginia State Police; 1:11
RUNS=1:36
OUT Q=AF, News 7

((
SOT 7:27:11

((BRAD WALKER/MOTORIST: THE WHOLE CAB....WAS GONE, DISINTEGRATED. ))
RUNS=:12



SOT 7:39:41

((ANDREW FREIDEN/REPORTER: THE TRACTOR TRAILER...IMMEDIATELY BURST INTO FLAMES.))
RUNS=:17


The truck's wreckage completely blocked off route 927-- Glenvar Heights Road, which runs underneath the interstate.
It took firefighters around 30 minutes to bring the blaze under control.
SOT 8:10:45

((DON GILLESPIE/ROANOKE COUNTY FIRE MARSHAL: DUMPED ALL THE FLUIDS... TO 460 HERE. ))
RUNS=:10


Hazmat crews were on the scene-- they worked to stop the diesel fuel from running into a nearby creek.
State Police troopers are familiar with this overpass.
This accident is the second time a tractor trailer has jumped the guardrail is this very spot.
SOT 7:31:46

((GARY CHAFIN/STATE POLICE: 8 MONTHS AGO...THAT ONE DID. ))
RUNS=:11

BUTT/BUTT
SOT 7:32:05

((WE DO HAVE SOME....INTERSTATE AGAIN))
RUNS=:07


In the meantime, traffic is being rerouted onto 460--
Trooper Chafin says Southbound traffic will not be affected.
Andrew Freiden, News 7.))

ALBERT


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=albert, marv


The prosecution wraps up its case today in the sex-abuse trial of sportscaster Marv Albert.
(----------------)
VO-NAT

4:14:53
Yesterday jurors heard testimony from a surprise witness.
Another woman testified to the sportscaster's aggressive sexual behavior.
She said Albert bit her and tried to force himself on her three years ago in a Dallas hotel room.
Albert is on trial in Arlington, accused of biting a woman on the back and forcing her to perform oral sex.
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5-Farmer


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#597-33
GRAPHIC=legal scales


And in Danville, charges have been dropped against a man for allegedly shooting a police officer last November.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville/Last Year;


Police say 29- year- old Marlowe Andre Farmer shot and injured Officer Dennis Haley during a drug raid.
Commonwealth's Attorney Bill Fuller says Farmer will not be tried in circuit court because a FEDERAL jury has already heard testimony of the shooting, when it convicted Farmer on drug charges.
Fuller says a federal judge will consider the shooting when Farmer is sentenced in October.
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Rink


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#net (edit of 97-55)
GRAPHIC=NONE


Skating won't be the only thing going on at a new ice rink in Roanoke.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The Charlottesville company announced plans to install a twelve screen movie theater as well.
Officials say they hope to have the facility ready to go next year.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:29:14
IN Q=The architects

((LEE DANIELSON/D&R DEVELOPMENT: THE ARCHITECTS HAVE BEEN CUT LOOSE, AND WITH A LITTLE BIT OF LUCK WE WOULD HOPE WE'LL BE ABLE TO BREAK GROUND SOMETIME RIGHT AFTER THE FIRST OF THE YEAR, JANUARY, FEBRUARY, SOMEWHERE IN THAT RANGE, AND OUR INTENT IS TO BE COMPLETED AND FINISHED BY NEXT OCTOBER.))
SUPER=01-Lee Danielson/D&R Development;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=October.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The Roanoke Express hockey team will move its offices to this new facility and the rink will serve as its official practise ice.
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Flynt-Falwell


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


Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt and T-V evangelist Jerry Falwell will meet face-to-face on November first.
The meeting at the University of Virginia is to discuss their roles in the First Amendment court case that made them adversaries.
The 19-96 movie "The People versus Larry Flynt" was largely devoted to the battle over a Hustler cartoon parody about Falwell.
Falwell claimed libel and sued for 45-million dollars.
He won at trial, but the Supreme Court ruled for Flynt on appeal.

4-Scores


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


In sports,
Garrett Stephenson pitched a four-hitter as Philadelphia prevented Atlanta from its 100th win.
For yesterday's scores from the diamon, let's check the scoreboards.
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WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-/Kansas City/3/j/Milwaukee/4//15 Innings/j/Boston/9//Detroit/2///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0091-j/New York/8//Cleveland/4///j/Baltimore/9//Toronto/3//O's Clinch

The East/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0091-j/Minnesota/7//Chicago/2///j/Anaheim/9//Seattle/3///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0091-j/Texas/8//Oakland/4///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0092-/Atlanta/1/j/Philadelphia/5///j/Florida/10//Montreal/9///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0092-/Pittsburgh/5/j/New York/7///j/Cincinnati/5//St. Louis/4//McGwire

Hits 55th HR/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0092-j/Chicago/3//Houston/1///j/San Francisco/4//Colorado/3///;
RUNS=:49

(-------------) OUT Q=....last score."