06:00-01

E-Girls-Girls

ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-68
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


The dancers at "Girls, Girls, Girls" night club will have to amend their stage routines.
Yesterday a Roanoke jury found the club guilty of violating city and state obscenity laws.
Eric Earnhart reports, for now, the dancers are NOT taking it all off.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=The jury found the
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :11
SUPER=01-Dennis Nagel/Prosecutor; :15
SUPER=01-Keith Guthrie/Club Owner; :35
SUPER=@Eric1; 1:13
RUNS=1:33
OUT Q=EE, News 7


(( After taking a second look at undercover police video tapes, the jury found the club guilty on all 16 counts, including one count of presenting an obscene performance.
The club faces a total 40 thousand dollar fine on all counts. 14:13:25 Nagel:
SOT
IN Q=we'll have to

((DENNIS NAGEL/PROSECUTOR; WE'LL HAVE TO DECIDE WHETHER IT'S APPROPRIATE TO RETURN TO THE CLUB AND SEE WHETHER OR NOT THEY'RE NOW COMPLYING WITH THE CITY ORDINANCE OR WHETHER WE WAIT AGAIN UNTIL THE COMMUNITY SPEAKS OUT ABOUT IT.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=about it


The prosecutor adds, if the same conduct continues, the dancers and managers could be charged individually.
SOT 13:54:12
IN Q=We plan to

((KEITH GUTHRIE/CLUB OWNER; WE PLAN TO APPEAL IT, AND I HOPE FOR A BETTER VERDICT NEXT TIME AROUND. AS FAR AS NOW, I GUESS WE'RE JUST BACK YOU KNOW BUSINESS AS USUAL, JUST TRY TO KEEP THE SHOW GOING. You would risk further penalties by staying open and doing business as usual? WE PLAN TO STAY OPEN. WHETHER OR NOT WE MODIFY THE SHOW THAT DEPENDS ON SOME ADVISEMENT FROM OUR ATTORNEY.))
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=from our attorney


They DID modify the show... A sign outside says due to a legal situation, the club is temporarily not performing nude shows...
According to one patron, the dancers performed topless, wearing g-strings.
A manager says the club didn't want to risk any of the dancers being arrested. STANDUP MANAGEMENT DIDN'T WANT TO TALK ON CAMERA, BUT DID TELL US THIS IS A PRETTY TYPICAL CROWD FOR A WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE NEW RESTRICTIONS ON THE DANCERS DON'T APPEAR TO BE AFFECTING ATTENDANCE. AND THEY SAY MANY OF THE PATRONS INSIDE TOLD THEM THEY INTEND TO KEEP SUPPORTING THE CLUB.
The appeals court decision may determine if the dancers here ever take it all off again.
Eric Earnhart, News 7, Roanoke.))

School-shooting


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=shooting


Classes at Pearl High school in Mississippi are cancelled for the rest of the week following yesterday's shooting rampage.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pearl, MS;


Police say Luke Woodham stabbed his mother to death, then went to school and opened fire, killing his former girlfriend and another student.
The 16- year- old was reportedly upset over a break-up with his girlfriend.
Students have been told to report to school tomorrow for counseling.
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missing-boy


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=WIPE/WIPE/WIPE
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Jackson Twp., NJ;


Another teenager faces murder charges in connection with the death of an eleven- year- old New Jersey boy.
Police say the 15- year- old boy strangled and sexually assaulted Edward Werner when the young boy came to his house to sell candy for a school fundraiser.
Werner's body was found Tuesday in a nearby wooded area.
The prosecutor in the case is now deciding whether to try the teen as an adult.
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S-Dolan-Earley


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-63
GRAPHIC=Mark Earley


Chesapeake state Senator Mark Earley's attempt to get a tax break for televangelist Pat Robertson three years ago, combined with Robertson's recent contributions to the Senator are causing a stir.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Over the past year, Robertson's contributed 35- thousand dollars to Earley's Republican campaign for Attorney General... making him Earley's largest individual contributor.
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Democrat Bill Dolan's making hay over the connection.
Dolan says Earley's bill would have exempted a retirement home Robertson's Christian Broadcasting Network wanted to build from 875- thousand dollars a year in taxes to the city of Chesapeake.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:14:14
IN Q=Without

((BILL DOLAN/D-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: WITHOUT EVER GOING TO THE CITY COUNCIL IN CHESAPEAKE, HE TRIED TO SLIP THIS THROUGH BY INTRODUCING A BILL IN JANUARY OF 1994.))
SUPER=01-Bill Dolan/(D) Cand. for Attorney Gen.;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=of 1994.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=NONE


Mark Earley says Robertson's retirement home would have been a non-profit charitable organization.
Entry fees would have ranged up to 495- thousand dollars a person.

Lotto-Winner


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=Virginia Lottery


A Patrick County couple has won three million dollars in the state lottery.
Chuck and Peggy Iroler (I-ROLLER) say they play the lotto every week.
They have three grown children and plan to retire soon.
The couple bought the winning ticket at a local grocery store.
The Lottery is also giving that store a five-thousand-dollar bonus.

One-Steve


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

On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;


Roll Cold out of Break

(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Welcome back
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Pauline Hodges/Co-Chairman; :16
SUPER=12-Floyd Co.; :33
RUNS=3:05
OUT Q=When news 7 Mornin returns


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E-Detention-Center


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-56
GRAPHIC=NONE


Renovations to Danville's juvenile detention center may be a necessity, but they won't come cheap.
The center might double in size, costing city taxpayers about three and a half million dollars.
Tina Tenret reports.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=WW Moore
SUPER=03-Danville;:00
SUPER=01-Wylie Cooke, Jr./Architect; :23
SUPER=01-Linwood Wright/Mayor; :39
SUPER=01-John Hamlin/City Council; 1:07
SUPER=@Tina1;
RUNS=1:23
OUT Q=News7, Danville))

(( W.W. Moore Juvenile Detention Home has several weak spots.
The rooms are too small.
Seven inmates currently sleep on mattresses on the floor.
Outsiders come close to the fence and give inmates no privacy.
And anyone could escape just by breaking the glass front door.
A possible solution is the building of 30 new beds, with much higher security and safety standards.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:26:59
IN Q=Juvenile offenders

((WYLIE COOKE, JR/ARCHITECT: JUVENILE OFFENDERS ARE MUCH MORE SERIOUS ... RECOGNIZE THAT NEED. LINWOOD WRIGHT/MAYOR: DANVILLE RIGHT NOW IS LOOKING AT A 60-BED ... TO DETAIN JUVENILES.))
RUNS=:30
OUT Q=to detain juveniles


Neighboring counties currently pay to house their juveniles here...
City Council toyed with the idea of making them partners, to share the construction costs.
But for now, Danville will remain the sole owner, with complete control.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:23:42
IN Q=If you can do it yourself

((JOHN HAMLIN/CITY COUNCIL: IF YOU CAN DO IT YOURSELF, THAT'S YOUR FIRST OPTION, ALWAYS. IF YOU HAVE TO BRING IN PARTNERS TO DO IT, THAT'S ANOTHER OPTION.))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=that's another option

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(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:43:02
IN Q=The mayor says

((TINA TENRET/NEWS7: THE MAYOR SAYS HE'S GOING TO FASTTRACK THIS ISSUE. IN FACT HE HOPES COUNCIL CAN MAKE A DECISION NEXT TUESDAY. TINA TENRET, NEWS7, DANVILLE))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=News7, Danville))



E-Bickley


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#97-70
GRAPHIC=Bickley


A Wythe County man accused of making threats over the phone to the I-R-S was found not guilty in federal court.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke


A federal judge decided there was not enough evidence to convict David Bickley of threatening federal employees.
Bickley admits he told the woman to take a gun and blow his brains out, but he says he did not do it with intent to frighten her.
SUPER=03-Roanoke/March 17;


Last March -- Bickley chained himself to a bench at the federal courthouse to show his distrust of the government.
He says the I-R-S shortchanged him on his taxes.
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E-Road-Watch


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=afr
TAPE#97-71
GRAPHIC=NONE


Interstate 81 has the most commercial traffic of any interstate in Virginia.
And state officials want to use that to their advantage.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


Several Agencies are joining to form "Road Watch."
Truckers along the busy highway currently use C-B Channel 9 to report accidents and unsafe driving to police.
Now, ALL State Troopers will be able to hear those calls.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:24:54
IN Q=putting CB

((LT. COL. GERALD MASSENGILL/STATE POLICE: PUTTING CB RADIOS IN THE CARS THAT DIDN'T HAVE THEM. AT FIRST, WE HAD CB RADIOS IN ALL OUR POLICE CARS, AND WITH ALL THEY ADDED EQUIPMENT, AND THE NEED FOR SPACE, SOME OF THE CARS DID NOT HAVE CB'S. WE HAD TO EQUIP ABOUT 90 CARS WITH CB RADIOS.))
SUPER=01-Lt. Col. Gerald Massengill/Virginia State Police;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=CB RADIOS
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VO-NAT


Road Watch is only taking place on Interstate 81, but organizers hope to expand the program next year.
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S-Piedmont-Mills


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-64
GRAPHIC=Lynchburg City Seal


A piece of Lynchburg's history is set to become the home of a local organization advocating more activity along the city's riverfront.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


The 120- year- old Piedmont Mills building on Jefferson Street was auctioned off for 47- thousand, 500 dollars.
It was bought by the local Sons of Italy chapter, which is hosting next week's Italian Festival along the riverfront. It wants the structure for its new lodge.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 2:27:51
IN Q=All of our

((MICHAEL BUSCEMI/SONS OF ITALY PRESIDENT: ALL OF OUR MEMBERS ARE FROM LYNCHBURG AND THE NAME OF OUR LODGE HAS A DOUBLE MEANING WITH ROME PLUS LYNCHBURG, SO IT WAS LOGICAL TO PLACE THE PHYSICAL LODGE ITSELF INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS.))
SUPER=01-Michael Buscemi/Sons of Italy President; :00
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=the city limits.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The building had been assessed at close to 65- thousand dollars.
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Two-Steve


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


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;

Welcome Back to news 7 mornin.
The beautiful quilts you saw earlier this morning, and some others we'll show you later, will be on display in the Floyd Elementary gymnasium this weekend Saturday from 10 to 6:30 and Sunday from 1 to 5.
It's all part of the fall craft festival at the school which is sure to be the main event in downtown Floyd this weekend. And of course no event is complete with out a big old dinner and the ladies wanted me to pass along that there will be a turkey supper Saturday night at the school as well so bring along your appetite.

double boxes=SPA &KMC


Toss to Kimberly

MS-SHOOTING


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=shooting


Classes at a high school near Jackson, Mississippi are cancelled today, in the wake of yesterday's shooting rampage.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pearl, MS;


Police say Luke Woodham stabbed his mother to death, then went to school and opened fire, killing his former girlfriend and another student.
The 16- year- old was reportedly upset over a break-up with his girlfriend.
Classes at Pearl High School have been canceled until Monday, but students have been told to report tomorrow for counseling.
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NJ-MURDER


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=WIPE/WIPE/WIPE
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Jackson Twp., NJ;


In New Jersey, a teenager stands accused of killing an 11- year- old.
Police say the 15- year- old boy strangled and sexually assaulted Edward Werner when the young boy came to his house to sell candy for a school fundraiser.
Werner's body was found Tuesday in a nearby wooded area.
The prosecutor in the case is now deciding whether to try the teen as an adult.
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Nesler


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=WIPE WIPE WIPE
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Sonora, CA;

4:00:00
The California woman who ignited a national debate on vigilante justice when she killed her son's alleged molester is free this morning.
Ellie Nesler was released on parole yesterday, after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
In 19-93, she killed her son's alleged molester, in court and has since served more than three years in prison.
At a news conference after being freed, Nesler said she was sorry for what she had done.
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Detention-Center


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#net (edit of 97-66)
GRAPHIC=NONE


Danville's juvenile detention center is growing faster than its facilities.
The center might double in size, costing city taxpayers about three and a half million dollars.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Danville;


Seven inmates currently sleep on mattresses on the floor.
Small rooms are just one of many weak spots of the W.W. Moore Juvenile Detention Home.
Neighboring counties currently pay to house their juveniles here...
Rather than create a partnership to share the cost it looks like, for now, Danville will remain the sole owner, with complete control.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 1:23:42
IN Q=If you can do it yourself

((JOHN HAMLIN/CITY COUNCIL: IF YOU CAN DO IT YOURSELF, THAT'S YOUR FIRST OPTION, ALWAYS. IF YOU HAVE TO BRING IN PARTNERS TO DO IT, THAT'S ANOTHER OPTION.))
SUPER=01-John Hamlin/City Council; RUNS=:08
OUT Q=that's another option
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The mayor says he's going to fasttrack this issue.
He hopes city council can make a decision next Tuesday.
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Welfare-Reform


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#net (edit of 97-58)
GRAPHIC=Virginia Welfare

***ANCHOR TAG**
The way people receive welfare changed yesterday, in a statewide reform.
The Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare, or VIEW requires able- bodied adults receiving assistance to go to work--and it eliminates benefits after two years.
For some, it's a welcome opportunity to start over.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=People aren't on welfare
SUPER=07-Lorrie Sharman; :00
SUPER=@Kimberly2; :09
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :16
SUPER=07-Stephanie Brown-Webb; :47
RUNS=1:03
OUT Q=that's all
(((/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 2 10:12:56

((LORRIE SHARMAN: PEOPLE AREN'T ON WELFARE BECAUSE THEY WANT TO BE-- MOST PEOPLE ARE ON IT BECAUSE THEY HAVE TO BE. ))
RUNS=:06


Sharman was a single mother, working as a bartender to support herself and her son.
But she ended up on welfare.
She's now a full- time student at Virginia Western Community College, and plans to become a teacher.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 2 10:08:00

((GOING BACK TO SCHOOL AND GETTING SOME HELP FROM THE STATE ON THE WELFARE-- AND I WANT TO BE A TEACHER-- THEN I WILL GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY WHAT EVERYBODY HAS HELPED ME ACCOMPLISH. ))
RUNS=:11


VIEW participant Stephanie Brown- Webb is an army veteran, and has had years of technical experience.
Her struggle with the working world?
Finding affordable child care.
But she's hoping VIEW will lead her to an understanding employer.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 2 10:49:27

((STEPHANIE BROWN- WEBB: SOMEBODY'LL SEE THAT THERE IS SOME VERY HIGHLY EXPERIENCED PEOPLE OUT HERE WITH A LOT OF TECHNICAL BACKGROUND AND TRAINING THAT ARE LOOKING FOR GOOD JOBS AND ARE WILLING TO WORK-- JUST HAVE TO WORK AROUND OUR CHILDREN, AND OUR SITUATIONS. THAT'S ALL. ))
RUNS=:14
))(----------------)
ANCHOR=KIMBERLY
SS=NONE


While Brown- Webb has an impressive resume-- the VIEW program will offer training through TAP for those participants who need help improving their job skills.
The Roanoke Valley was among the last areas in the Commonwealth to enter into the VIEW program.

Rutherford


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=jmc
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Jones, Paula


A Charlottesville group that champions conservative causes is taking on the Paula Jones case.
The Rutherford Institute says it will help Jones with her sexual harassment lawsuit against President Clinton.
Its president says he wants to show that no one, including the President, is above the law.
The Rutherford Institute was involved recently in the controversy over a Montvale boy's right to read a Rush Limbaugh book at school.

Three-Steve


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

On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;


Roll Cold out of Break
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Welcome back
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Anne Weaver/Quilt Judge; :18
SUPER=12-Floyd Co.; :37
RUNS=2:53
OUT Q=Have a visual unity



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5-Free-Clinic


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597-43
GRAPHIC=morning health check


It's been offering free medical care to low- income residents for ten years, and yesterday, Lynchburg's Free Clinic got a little recognition for its efforts.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


The clinic held an open house to show off its Main Street facilities where they've been treating people since 19-87.
The president of the American Medical Association was on hand to congratulate the staff on their hard work.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:16:29
IN Q=And physicians

((DR. PERCY WOOTTON/AMA PRESIDENT: AND PHYSICIANS HAVE AN OBLIGATION TO CARE FOR PATIENTS, ESPECIALLY THE ONES THAT CANNOT AFFORD IT. AND THIS CLINIC IS MODEL ALL OVER THE NATION FOR ITS SUCCESS BOTH IN NUMBERS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND PATIENT CARE.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Percy Wootton/American Medical Assoc. Pres.; :00
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=and patient care.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The clinic is funded in part by the Lynchburg- area United Way.
It handled more than 75-hundred patient visits last year.
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E-Girls-Girls


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-68
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


The dancers at "Girls, Girls, Girls" night club will have to amend their stage routines.
Yesterday a Roanoke jury found the club guilty of violating city and state obscenity laws.
Eric Earnhart reports, for now, the dancers are NOT taking it all off.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=The jury found the
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :11
SUPER=01-Dennis Nagel/Prosecutor; :15
SUPER=01-Keith Guthrie/Club Owner; :35
SUPER=@Eric1; 1:13
RUNS=1:33
OUT Q=EE, News 7


(( After taking a second look at undercover police video tapes, the jury found the club guilty on all 16 counts, including one count of presenting an obscene performance.
The club faces a total 40 thousand dollar fine on all counts. 14:13:25 Nagel:
SOT
IN Q=we'll have to

((DENNIS NAGEL/PROSECUTOR; WE'LL HAVE TO DECIDE WHETHER IT'S APPROPRIATE TO RETURN TO THE CLUB AND SEE WHETHER OR NOT THEY'RE NOW COMPLYING WITH THE CITY ORDINANCE OR WHETHER WE WAIT AGAIN UNTIL THE COMMUNITY SPEAKS OUT ABOUT IT.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=about it


The prosecutor adds, if the same conduct continues, the dancers and managers could be charged individually.
SOT 13:54:12
IN Q=We plan to

((KEITH GUTHRIE/CLUB OWNER; WE PLAN TO APPEAL IT, AND I HOPE FOR A BETTER VERDICT NEXT TIME AROUND. AS FAR AS NOW, I GUESS WE'RE JUST BACK YOU KNOW BUSINESS AS USUAL, JUST TRY TO KEEP THE SHOW GOING. You would risk further penalties by staying open and doing business as usual? WE PLAN TO STAY OPEN. WHETHER OR NOT WE MODIFY THE SHOW THAT DEPENDS ON SOME ADVISEMENT FROM OUR ATTORNEY.))
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=from our attorney


They DID modify the show... A sign outside says due to a legal situation, the club is temporarily not performing nude shows...
According to one patron, the dancers performed topless, wearing g-strings.
A manager says the club didn't want to risk any of the dancers being arrested. STANDUP MANAGEMENT DIDN'T WANT TO TALK ON CAMERA, BUT DID TELL US THIS IS A PRETTY TYPICAL CROWD FOR A WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE NEW RESTRICTIONS ON THE DANCERS DON'T APPEAR TO BE AFFECTING ATTENDANCE. AND THEY SAY MANY OF THE PATRONS INSIDE TOLD THEM THEY INTEND TO KEEP SUPPORTING THE CLUB.
The appeals court decision may determine if the dancers here ever take it all off again.
Eric Earnhart, News 7, Roanoke.))

5-Dolan-Earley


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-35
GRAPHIC=robertson


Money from religious broadcasting tycoon Pat Robertson has been flowing toward Republican candidate
SS=earley

Mark Earley's campaign... in the amount of 35-thousand dollars this year.
Three years ago, Earley sponsored a bill in the state Senate to give one of Robertson's real estate ventures an 875-thousand dollar a year tax break.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


Democratic opponent Bill Dolan says Earley went behind the back of Chesapeake's City Council to take the bill to the General Assembly.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:16:14
IN Q=This maneuver

((BILL DOLAN/D-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: THIS MANEUVER REFLECTS VERY BAD JUDGMENT AT BEST, AND FAVORITISM TO A MAJOR POLITICAL CONTRIBUTOR AT WORST.))
SUPER=01-Bill Dolan/(D) Cand. for Attorney Gen.;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=at worst.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Earley says the retirement community Robertson eventually built in Virginia Beach would have been a non-profit charitable organization, and it's residents' spending would have boosted the local economy.
Dolan says with entry fees ranging up to 495-thousand dollars, the retirement community was NOT exactly a charity.
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Campaigning


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=campaign 97


Pat Robertson is being brought into the races for governor and attorney general too.
State Democrats have launched a campaign to portray the G-O-P candidates as conservative extremists tied to the religious right.
The effort includes a T-V ad that depicts Republican candidate for governor Jim Gilmore as a puppet of Robertson.
The ad says the broadcaster has given Gilmore 100-thousand dollars for campaigns in 19-93 and this year.
Gilmore denies that Robertson bought any influence with the contributions.

S-New-Jet


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-56
GRAPHIC=NONE


Flying from Roanoke to Atlanta could now be faster and quieter.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Jet service to Atlanta is back, on a brand new aircraft.
Atlantic Southeast Airline introduced its new 50 passenger plane yesterday afternoon.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 4:00:56
IN Q=The added

(( SAM WATTS/ASA VICE PRESIDENT; THE ADDED SPEED AND RANGE OF THIS AIRCRAFT OPENS CONSIDERABLE NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR ASA AND EXPANDED CONNECTION OPPORTUNITIES FOR PASSENGERS TRAVELING FROM ROANOKE; 3:57:32 JOHN STROUD/ROANOKE REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE; IT'S THE MAJOR MARKET AREA FOR BUSINESS PEOPLE IN THE ROANOKE REGION, SO THIS FLIGHT WILL BE A TREMENDOUS ASSET TO THE BUSINESS TRAVELERS WHO ARE TRAVELING, IN ESSENCE, ALL OVER THE WORLD. ))
SUPER=01-Sam Watts/ASA Vice President;
SUPER=01-John Stroud/Rke. Chamber of Commerce; :13
RUNS=:24
OUT Q=all over the world
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VO-NAT


A-S-A will offer one jet flight to Atlanta this month, and add a second one in November.
A-S-A bought 30 new planes, so the carrier could operate as many as nine daily flights from Roanoke to Atlanta if demand warrants.
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4-Scores


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


In sports,
The Baltimore Orioles pounded Randy Johnson for five runs over five innings and took game one of their American League playoff series with Seattle.
For yesterday's scores from diamond and the ice, let's check the scoreboards.
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SUPER=X5010;
SUPER=0091-j/Baltimore/9//Seattle/3//Orioles Lead Series 1-0/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0092-j/Atlanta/13//Houston/3//Braves Lead Series 2-0/j/Florida/7//San

Francisco/6//Marlins Lead Series 2-0/;
SUPER=X5031;
SUPER=0103-/Los Angeles/3//Pittsburgh/3//Tie In

Overtime//Ottawa/2//Montreal/2//Tie In Overtime/;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-/Florida/1/j/Philadelphia/3////Carolina/2/j/Tampa Bay/4///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-j/Washington/4//Toronto/1///j/Buffalo/3//St. Louis/1///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-/Dallas/2//Colorado/2//Tie In Overtime/j/Detroit/3//Calgary/1///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-/Chicago/2/j/Phoenix/6///j/Edmonton/5//San Jose/3///;
RUNS=:49
OUT Q=....last score."

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