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Coming up on News 7-
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911 tapes are released from the night a woman says Marv Albert attacked her.
Another witness with new information about the crash that killed Princess Diana.
And many people dread getting on the lawnmower- not this boy who traveled cross country on one.
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News 7 is next. open
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Fisher


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TAPE#97-57
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A Montgomery County judge today convicted Christopher Fisher of driving under the influence for his role in the death of seven year old, Samantha Rentch.
Teresa Hamilton reports.
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SUPER=01-Tony Anderson/Fisher's Attorney; :40
SUPER=01-Danny Rentch/Samantha's Father; 1:03 VERY QUICK!!!!
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(( Sheriff's deputies, like Sergeant J- R Rakes, are used to handling accidents, but it's rare to actually witness the case you're working.
But that's exactly what happened May 24th-- the evening Christopher Fisher's truck collided with a car, near Shawsville.
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((SGT. J. R. RAKES/MONTGOMERY CO. SHERIFF'S DEPT.:AT IMPACT, I NOTICED SAMANTHA BE EJECTED FROM THE BED OF THE TRUCK, APPEARED TO ME, SHE WENT APPROXIMATELY 20- FEET IN THE AIR. ))
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Rakes says he zeroed in on Fisher, as a suspect, when he smelled alcohol.
Nearly four hours after the accident-- tests would reveal Fisher's blood alcohol content to be twice the legal limit.
In court-- Fisher showed NO emotion.
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((TONY ANDERSON/FISHER'S ATTORNEY:I WOULD NOT WANT IT TO EVER BE PERCEIVED AS ALOOFNESS OR SOMETHING OF BEING INCONSIDERATE, HE'S JUST THE OPPOSITE, HE'S JUST A SHY, FRAGILE, FELLOW. ))
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Samantha's father was just the opposite-- Danny Rentch broke down in court-- but found comfort when the judge convicted Fisher of driving under the influence and possession of marijuana.
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((DANNY RENTCH/SAMANTHA'S FATHER:TODAY WAS THE FIRST DAY I ACTUALLY HEARD THE EVIDENCE AND STUFF, OF WHAT WENT ON, WHAT ACTUALLY HAPPENED. ))
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TAKE SU
Fisher's court appearances aren't over-- he's still facing an involuntary manslaughter charge-- which was certified today to a grand jury.
Teresa Hamilton, NEWS 7, Christiansburg.))

Ramsey


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#97-62
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A South Boston family received word today that their son is presumed dead.
Twelve days ago, Jason Ramsey's Air Force plane crashed over the coast of Africa.
Tina Tenret visited his family and friends.
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(( 27-year-old Jason Ramsey was a quiet leader, his father says.
The letter from the Air Force called Jason dedicated, professional, and missing.
His family, fiancee and lifelong friends kept waiting for Jason to come home.
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((JAMES EDMUNDS/JASON'S FRIEND: I DON'T EVER WANT TO GIVE UP HOPE, THERE'S A CHANCE THEY CAN FIND HIM, I'LL KEEP WAITING FOR HIM TO COME BACK. ))
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The Air Force waited 24 hours to begin the search and rescue... now they've called it off.
No survivors found.
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((MARK THACKSTON/JASON'S FRIEND: THE LATEST CORRESPONDENCE I'D HAD WITH JASON... THAT EMAIL FROM HIM.))
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Ron Ramsey suggested flying to Jason when his son was just a little boy.
Ever since, Jason soared -- graduating from the Air Force as a captain and a pilot.
Jason loved to fly, even had plans to fly commercially after his military career was over.
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((G.C. RATLIFF/JASON'S FRIEND: JASON WAS A REAL LAID BACK FELLOW... EASY WAY. ))
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Now, Ron Ramsey says this home is too big for just him and his wife.
He urges fathers to love and lead their children...
saying he was lucky to have had Jason.
He doesn't have words to describe losing him.
Tina Tenret, News7))

Plane-Crash


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The search goes on for bodies after a plane crash in Indonesia.
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It was hazy out when the Indonesian airliner went down with 234 people aboard.
Officials say 212 bodies have been spotted in the wreckage.
The jet crashed and broke apart in a mountainside in Northern Sumatra.
Residents of a nearby village say they tried to get to the victims, but flames forced them back.
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Italy-Quake


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Two earthquakes rocked Central Italy.
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((NAT SOUND OF BUILDING FALLING.))
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One quake hit first and then a second jolt- in (A-see-see) Assisi.
Ten people are dead, more than a dozen injured-- and thousands are homeless.
The damage is just now being asssessed.
The second quake hit while workers were inspecting damage inside St. Francis Basilica.
It broke down huge sectons of the Basilica's vaulted ceiling and killed four people who were in the church.
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Teacher-Exodus


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THERE'S AN ANCHOR TAG ON THIS!!
Recent years have seen a lot of teacher turnover in Rockbridge County.
Now, County school administrators are studying how to stop the trend.
Stacey Martin has the story.
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SUPER=01-John Reynolds/Rockbridge Co. Schools Vice Super.; :10
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((Teacher attrition in the Rockbridge County school system was approximately eight percent in 1995, nine percent in 1996 and 10 percent this year.
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((JOHN REYNOLDS/ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY SCHOOLS VICE SUPERINTENDENT: I THINK ANYTIME IF OVER A PERIOD OF YEARS YOU SEE AN INCREASE, STEADY INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE LEAVING YOUR DIVISION YOU WOULD BE ALARMED.))
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OUT Q=would be alarmed.


So school administrators are looking to find the cause.
They're contacting former teachers to find out their reasons for leaving the school system.
Compared to nearby systems the current rate of 10 percent in Rockbridge is high.
Roanoke and Botetourt Counties averaged between 4 to 6 percent.
Retirement and a career change are common factors for leaving, but money apparently is the leading reason.
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((JOHN REYNOLDS/ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY SCHOOLS VICE SUPERINTENDENT: IT IS A FACTOR I WOULD SAY A THIRD OF THE PEOPLE THAT LEFT OUR EMPLOYEMENT PROBABLY DID SOLELY FOR FINANCIAL REASONS.))
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One teacher told News 7 that two of her colleagues left the area for a pay raise--and that higher salaries from neighboring counties are luring good teachers away.
The teacher says the Rockbridge County school board needs to "loosen its purse strings" if it wants to hang on to them.
Stacey Martin, News 7, Lexington.))
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Rockbridge County schools were able to fill their teachers' vacancies before the start of this school year.
Toss-2-Robin
Time now to check on weather with Meterologist Robin Reed.


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When we return, we'll hear from an eyewitness to the crash that killed Princess Diana,
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and we'll hear from a Roanoke Dentist who gave key testimony in the Marv Albert trial.
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Albert


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The 9-1-1 tapes are released tonight of the woman who says Marv Albert bit her.
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((ARLINGTON 911. WHAT IS YOUR EMERGENCY? I WENT TO VISIT A FRIEND AND HE BIT ME ON THE BACK. CRYING. 911 OPERATOR: WHERE IS HE? CALLER: HE'S AT THE HOTEL.))
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It was just yesterday that Albert pleaded guilty to a misdeameanor charge of assault and battery.
In exchange for his plea, prosecutors dropped a charge of forcible sodomy.
Albert could get up to a year in jail- when he's sentenced next month.
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Kagey


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TAPE#97-55
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A Roanoke dentist testified at Albert's trial.
Doctor Alvin Kagey is one of only a handful of forensic experts in the world who can testify about bite marks.
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Kagey says dental records are one of the most accurate methods for identifying suspects.
He compares replicas of people's teeth to photos that line up with the injury.
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((DR.ALVIN KAGEY/FORENSIC DENTIST:MODELS ARE TAKEN,IMPRESSIONS ARE TAKEN OF THE SUSPECTS MOUTH AND THESE ARE THE SAME MODELS IF YOU'VE HAD BRACES OR CROWNS OR DENTURES AND ALL IT IS IS A MODEL OF THE PERSONS MOUTH))
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Kagey says he believes there was enough evidence with the D-N-A and bite marks to convict Albert of sexual assault.
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Diana


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Another witness is now providing a clearer picture of events leading up to the crash that killed Princess Diana.
Vicki Mabrey has more from Paris.
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SUPER=01-Brian Anderson/Witness; 07-10!
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((BUSINESSMAN BRIAN ANDERSON WAS RIDING IN THE BACK OF A PARIS TAXICAB WHEN PRINCESS DIANA'S CAR PASSED HIM...
BRIAN ANDERSON: My perception as a layperson was the car was not driving at unsafe speed. The car was travelling like at this speed and the Mercedes passed us like this.
THE MERCEDES WAS DOING ABOUT 70MPH ON THIS PARIS ROAD THAT NIGHT, ANDERSON ESTIMATES.... FOLLOWED CLOSELY BY TWO MOTORCYCLES.
BRIAN ANDERSON: I saw two motorcycles pass us or come into my view. The first one had two individuals on it and they were most aggressive and proceeded to get in front of -- or they were heading in the direction to get in front of -- the car. My assumption. I felt that one motorcycle was certainly, without hesitation, in any doubt whatsoever, was driving aggressively and dangerously. Vicki Mabrey/CBS News: Brian Anderson's story puts the paparazzi and their motorbikes much closer to the Princess' car at the time of the crash in this tunnel than the accounts given by the photographers and their attorneys. When contacted by CBS News and asked about Anderson's account, one of those attorneys said simply, There's a lot of conflicting testimony. Vicki Mabry CBS News, Paris.))

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Coming up in just a moment, we'll have our first batch of Friday Football scores,
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and we'll tell you why a sinking garage is causing problems for a candidate for Lieutenant Governor.
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Wintergreen


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-59
GRAPHIC=Hager


The race for lieutenant governor got a little livelier when Republican John Hager had to testify about his role in nicotine research for a Pennsylvania tobacco lawsuit.
GRAPHIC=Payne


Today, Democrat L-F Payne had his own deposition to deal with.
Payne is president and founder of Wintergreen Development -- the target of a federal civil lawsuit.
Ellen Qualls reports on his day in the legal hot seat.
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SUPER=01-Deborah Wyatt/Childs' Attorney; :53
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OUT Q=Qualls, News 7, Charlottesville.


(( Walter and Nancy Childs built a 325- thousand dollar retirement dream home at Wintergreen in 1993.
In 1995, they say they learned what threat rain clouds hold for them.
Speaking through their attorney, the Childs say they're measuring the downhill progress of their garage and parts of their house, after what their engineers believe to be a rain-induced landslide.
They say they should have been warned of the potential.
Payne resumed the presidency of Wintergreen Development after the house was built, but before the garage broke free.
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((LF PAYNE: THE HOUSE IS NOT FALLING DOWN THE MOUNTAIN. I THINK OVER MORE THAN TWO YEARS, THE SETTLEMENT HAS BEEN BETWEEN TWO AND THREE INCHES AS I UNDERSTAND IT. IT'S NOT THE HOME. IT'S THE GARAGE THAT'S SETTLED DIFFERENT FROM THE HOUSE.))
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So Payne alleges it was NO landslide.
But in fact, Wintergreen's own engineer has called the lot "a historic landslide area."
Attorney Deborah Wyatt says she was surprised at how little Payne seemed to know in his deposition.
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((DEBORAH WYATT: HE STATED HE HAD NO KNOWLEDGE OF THE VIRGINIA CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT. HE DIDN'T KNOW THAT WINTERGREEN HAD PREVIOUSLY BEEN FOUND TO HAVE VIOLATED THE VIRGINIA CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT. HE DID NOT KNOW WHAT NEEDED TO BE IN THE HUD REPORT. ALTHOUGH HE ASSURED ME THAT IT WAS DONE ALRIGHT. HE REALLY DIDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO OFFER IN TERMS OF WHAT SOIL STUDIES HAD BEEN DONE.))
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((L.F. PAYNE: IT'S A UNIQUE SITUATION. IT'S ONE THAT-- I HAD VISITED THERE SHORTLY AFTER IT HAPPENED. I SAID TO THE CHILDS WE WANT TO WORK WITH YOU. I DELEGATED THE RESPONSIBILITY TO A PERSON THERE WHO DID ALL OF OUR CONSTRUCTION WORK, AND HE BEGAN WORKING WITH THE CHILDS, AND WITHIN TWO WEEKS WAS INFORMED THAT WE SHOULDN'T SPEAK TO THE CHILDS BUT SHOULD SPEAK TO THEIR COUNSELOR, TO THEIR ATTORNEY. AND THAT'S WHAT'S BEEN HAPPENING NOW FOR TWO YEARS.))
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((THIS CASE WON'T GO TO TRIAL UNTIL EARLY NEXT YEAR. SO THE CHILDS WON'T HAVE THEIR DECISION THIS YEAR. BUT VIRGINIA VOTERS WILL. ELLEN QUALLS, NEWS 7, CHARLOTTESVILLE.))
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Coming up a little later,
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we'll see how a 12 year old boy is the new long distance lawn mowing champion.
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S-Fleming


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
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TAPE#=S7-13
GRAPHIC=danville/Fleming


We start with two teams in the state's top 10. Second ranked and undefeated William Fleming faced 9th ranked G. W. danville.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/Eagles vs. Colonels; :00


The Colonel flags were flying high and proud at Victory Stadium.
In the third quarter; Fleming up 20-14. Watch Lee Suggs; the man who can
SUPER=34-William Fleming/36/G.W. Danville/27;

write his own ticket to college; break it loose from the left side and scamper 55 yards for the touchdown and then convert the two pointer.
In the fourth; Fleming ices the win with an eight yard Suggs run and the Colonels remain unbeaten with the 36-27 victory.
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((GEORGE "KILA" MILLER/WILLIAM FLEMING HEAD COACH:))
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S-Byrd


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Over in Daleville; Lord Botetourt played host to William Byrd in a Blue Ridge District showdown.
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SUPER=03-Daleville/Terriers vs. Cavaliers; :00


Right to the action. Byrd tailback OJ Tomasson takes it right up the gut for the touchdown. The Terriers would lead 7-zip.
SUPER=34-William Byrd/21/Lord Botetourt/14;

OJ increases Byrd's cushion. He takes the rock up the right side; then makes the cut straight up field on his way to a 46 yard touchdown gallop and Byrd tops LB 21-14.
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S-Franklin


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The Amherst Lancers made the trip to Franklin County in hopes of grounding the Eagles.
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SUPER=03-Franklin Co/Lancers vs. Eagles; :00

FC had the lead in the third quarter only to watch it grow on their first drive after intermission on Travis Ferguson's 31 yard burst down the left side line. Franklin County was up 26-14.
SUPER=34-Franklin Co./33/Amherst/21;

The Eagles Henry Eggleston puts FC up 33-21 on this short TD run and Franklin County's prayers are answered as they top Amherst by that count.
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S-Score


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Those are highlights from just three of the 15 games our friday Football Extra crews will bring you tonight. To tide you over until the big show; Here are the numbers.
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SUPER=55-Magna Vista/33/Wm. Campbell/16/Cave Spring/27/E.C.

Glass/21/Northside/19/Christiansburg/14;
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SUPER=55-Chilhowie/18/Northwood/6/Galax/24/Auburn/6/Rockbridge

Co./27/Alleghany Co./28;
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SUPER=55-Rural Retreat/21/George Wythe/20/Franklin WV/41/Bath

Co./26/Shawsville/6/Floyd Co./48;
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SUPER=55-Covington/0/Radford/21/Narrows/6/Grayson/54/Marion/13/Carroll Co./28;
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SUPER=55-Lebanon/0/Gate City/36/Craig Co./20/Bland Co./14/Ft.

Chiswell/25/Giles Co./34;
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SUPER=55-Amherst Co./21/Franklin Co./33/Parry McCluer/14/Harrisonburg/42/Wm.

Byrd/21/Lord Botetourt/14;
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SUPER=55-Salem/41/Blacksburg/0/Graham/13/Richlands/3/Staunton

River/13/Brookville/16;
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SUPER=55-Altavista/22/Gretna/20/Heritage/35/Liberty/0/Hargrave/47/North

Cross/6;
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SUPER=55-G.W. Danville/27/Wm. Fleming/36/Glenvar/21/James

River/6/Chatham/14/Patrick Co./42;
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SUPER=55-Roanoke Catholic/21/Fishburne/42/Patrick Henry/56/Halifax

Co./0/Rustburg/20/Jefferson Forest/33;
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SUPER=55-Bassett/40/Tunstall/32/Stafford/20/James Monroe/13/
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Sports tease


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A preview of Virginia tech's and the University of Virginia's games tomorrow, also an update on Chip Sullivan at this week's PGA venue;
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and we will head to Martinsville where Winston Cup cars and the craftsmen Truck Series took the half mile track by storm.
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S-Qualify


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The Martinsville Speedway began celebrating it's 50th birthday by givinig fans a double dip of Craftsman Truck series and Winston Cup qualifying.
The story of the day was South Boston's Ward Burton; one of the speedway's native son's, who captured the pole for Sunday's Hanes 500.
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SUPER=01-Jeff Gordon/Qualifies 11th; :42
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S-Numbers


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Rick mast, Ernie Irvan, Michael Waltrip, and Kyle Petty were among the notables that will go through second round qualifying tomorrow at 11:30. Here's the list of drivers who made it the first time around. WIPE TO QUALIFYING
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SUPER=107-1. Ward Burton/93.410/2. Mark Martin//3. Kenny Irwin Jr//4. Hut

Stricklin//5. Ricky Rudd //;
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SUPER=107-6. Kenny Wallace//7. Rusty Wallace//8. Joe Nemechek//9. Ken

Schrader//10. Jeff Burton//;
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SUPER=107-11. Jeff Gordon//12. Jimmy Spencer//13. Dale Earnhardt//14. Sterling

Marlin//15. John Andretti//;
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SUPER=107-16. Bill Elliott//17. Robert Pressley//18. Darrell Waltrip//19. Mike

Skinner//20. Bobby Labonte //
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SUPER=107-21. Dale Jarrett //22. Bobby Hamilton //23. Ted Musgrave //24. Lake

Speed //25. Terry Labonte //
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S-Trucks


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SUPER=03-Martinsville/Super Trucks Qualifying; :00


The craftsmen Truck Series drivers also qualified for tomorrow's 1pm Hanes 250. Rich Bickle will occupy the number one starting position. He won the pole with a speed of 92.796 miles per hour.
Hurt's own Stacy Compton will start 7th in the Valvoline Ford.
Truck series points leader Jack Sprague will start right behind Compton.
Jimmy Hensley begins the race from the 13th position and Phillip Morris made the race; nailing down the 24th spot.
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S-Chip


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GRAPHIC=Chip Sullivan


One note from the links. Chip Sullivan has a two round total of 140 and is at 4 under in the PGA's B.C. Open. He's shot two rounds of 70 and has made the cut. WIPE TO SCORES
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SUPER=0092-j/Atlanta/7//New York/6//in 11 inn/j/Chicago/5//St. Louis/2///;
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SUPER=0092-/Pittsburgh/0/j/Houston/2////Los Angeles/8//Colorado/1/7//;
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S-College


ANCHOR=Steve
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WRITER=sma
TAPE#=FB97-2
GRAPHIC=UVa Football


Virginia and fifth ranked North Carolina play tomorrow at noon in Chapel Hill; the first road game of the season for the youthful Cavaliers.
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((GEORGE WELSH/VIRGINIA HEAD COACH:))
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14th ranked Virginia Tech hosts Arkansas State for the first time since 1994. Tech beat the Indians 34-7 that season - this should be another blowout.
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*******Video of the Day***
A 12 year old Utah boy is a firm believer in the old saying "sure and steady wins the race."
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That's because Ryan Tripp has spent the last seven weeks riding his lawn mower into the Guiness Book of World Records.
Ryan has traveled about 80 miles a day at 10 miles a hour.
Ryan wasn't just trying to make history. He was raising money for a Utah baby that needs a liver transplant.
He got the idea after his Dad's truck broke down and he had to ride the mower home.
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While in Washington, Ryan wasn't able to mow the White House front lawn, but
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he was able to show his stuff on the West Lawn of the State Capitol.
Now Ryan says he has to cut his way through seven weeks of school work that's been stacking up at home.


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