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Coming Up-
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The Attorney General extends the investigation into Vice President Al Gore.
The first glimpse of Bodyguard Trevor Rees Jones as he leaves the hospital.
Plus we'll hear from the pilot of this jet that crashed last month.
And Whitney Houston gets ready to wow the crowds.
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News 7 is next. open
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Yokohama


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NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#97-60
GRAPHIC=Yokohama


The Yokohama Tire is reinforcing its commitment to its Salem plant.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Governor Allen landed a deal on his East Asian trade mission for a 28-million dollar expansion at what's now a truck tire plant.
The deal will enable Yokahama to begin manufacturing high- performance radial tires for cars and R-V's.
Installing the new production line is expected to begin next July, and finish by early 19-99.
The deal also means Salem will get a new Yokohama distribution center... and an unspecified number of new jobs.
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Reno-Gore


ANCHOR=Jean
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WRITER=JJA
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Attorney General Janet Reno is extending the investigation of Vice President Gore's fund-raising.
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She wants another 60 days to investigate White House fundraising calls.
Reno's looking into whether they violate a law banning fund raising on federal property.
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((WE WILL CONTINUE TO COOPERATE FULLY AND COMPLETELY DURING THIS STAGE OF THE PRELIMINARY REVIEW AND I REMAIN CONFIDENT EVERYTHING I DID WAS LEGAL AND CORRECT.))
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OUT Q=and correct."
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But Reno DROPPED two other investigations into fundraising.
She ruled White House sleepovers were legal- because the bedroom is part of the residence and not the White House offices.
She said coffees the President held were proper because there was no evidence people were required to donate.
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F-14


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Military Plane Crash Invest.


The search is called off for a Navy Pilot
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-Yesterday;

who's jet plunged into the Atlantic- A Coast Guard helicopter rescued one crew member- but the second is still missing.
The F-14 crashed off the North Carolina coast- yesterday.
It was on a training mission 65 miles offshore.
A Navy says spokesman they scoured all possible areas before suspending the search.
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Stealth


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wipe wipe wipe
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Middle River, MD/September 14;


The Air Force says it wasn't a structural defect that caused a stealth jet to come apart in flight near Baltimore last month.
Instead it was a part in the left wing that was incorrectly installed.
Pilot Bryan Knight ejected safely-
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SOT 14:06:28
IN Q=

((MAJ. BRYAN KNIGHT/PILOT: THE WORD THAT DESCRIBES PULLING THAT HANDLE WAS DREAD REALLY BECAUSE MORE THAN ANYTHING ELSE I NEVER HAD THE FEELING THAT THE SEAT WOULDN'T WORK. I WAS CONFIDENT THE SEAT WOULD WORK FINE. I WAS VERY WORRIED WHERE THE AIRPLANE WAS GOING TO LAND. I KNEW I WAS OVER NEIGHBORHOOD.))
SUPER=01-Major Bryan Knight/Pilot;
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OUT Q=over the neighborhood."
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Knight says he watched the plane crash in a front yard.
He says he was relieved to learn no one on the ground was hurt.
Knight says he can't wait to fly an F-117 again.
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Smokers-Welcome


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11p
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TAPE#=97-68
GRAPHIC=Cigarette Smoking


There are not too many places that welcome smokers these days, but one restaurant is Martinsville is making a name for itself as a smoker-friendly establishment.
Stacey Martin has more.
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IN Q=Everybody is cutting
SUPER=01-Natalie Leath/Heritage Manager; :00
SUPER=03-Martinsville; :07
SUPER=01-Coy Preston/Smokehouse Owner; :27
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((
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SOT 05.31.18 - 05.31.24
IN Q=Everybody is cutting

((NATALIE LEATH/HERITAGE MANAGER: EVERYBODY IS CUTTING OUT SMOKING SO WHY DON'T SOMEBODY OPEN UP A PLACE WHERE SMOKING IS WELCOME?))
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OUT Q=smoking is welcome.


That's just what she did.
Non-smokers beware, there's no place to hide in here if you don't like the smell of tobacco.
It's called Heritage, a new blues and jazz nightclub that's teamed-up with a nearby tobacco shop to cater to an unpopular market--those who enjoy a good smoke.
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SOT 05.39.03 - 05.39.18
IN Q=So this is

((COY PRESTON/SMOKEHOUSE OWNER: SO THIS IS? A MONTESINO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. IS THIS THE FIRST ONE I HAD. THEY'RE GOING TO BE IN MORE FREQUENTLY, THEY'RE JUST SO HARD TO GET. OKAY COOL.))
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=Okay. Cool.


The two say they hooked-up after they realized jazz, blues and tobacco make for a smooth blend.
So every Friday Preston takes a couple hundred Montesinos, Joya de Nicrauagas and Macanudos down to Heritage.
Non-smokers are welcome but make no doubt about it smokers rule.
And no matter where they're sitting, non-smokers can't escape because there IS not a non-smoking section. The most they can do is ask smokers to move to the bar. Stacey Martin, News 7, Martinsville.))

Free-Patch


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#97-61
GRAPHIC=Cigarette Smoking


Smokers who want to quit are getting some free help.
They're encouraged to kick the habit in October-- It's healthy Lung Month.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The American Lung Association and Nicotrol are teaming up to give away 15-thousand nicotine patch kits nationwide.
The Roanoke American Lung Association office is distributing more than 100 in Southwest Virginia.
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SOT 10:03:52
IN Q=THEY GET A

((TONI FERGUSON/AMERICAN LUNG ASSOC.: THEY GET A STARTER KIT WHICH IS A TWO WEEK SUPPLY AND THEY GET ADDITIONAL SUPPLIES. SO IT'S A SIX WEEK KIT. THEY ALSO GET OUR BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION BOOK WHICH WILL ALSO HELP THEM IN ADDITION TO THE PATCH.))
SUPER=01-Toni Ferguson/American Lung Association;
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OUT Q=TO THE PATCH
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SS=NONE


You must be 18 or older and smoke more than ten cigarettes a day to receive a kit.
Toss-2-Robin
Time now to check on weather with Meterologist Robin Reed.


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HARD MUSIC


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Stay with us, after this break, President Clinton gets some unexpected aid following his annual physical,
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and as investigators search for a cause of a chemical fire in August, some legislators want to know what can be done to help the next time.
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Fire


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-58
GRAPHIC=Fire


A neighbor with a garden hose helped save a trailer home from burning up this morning.
That's according to firefighters.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


The blaze broke out at about 10:30 at the Terry Court trailer park in Lynchburg.
Neighbors spotted smoke coming from this mobile home and one grabbed a hose to keep the blaze contained until fire crews could arrive.
The family renting the trailer was not home when the fire broke out.
Fire Marshal John Jennings says an electrical short in the cord of a curling iron caught a chair on fire.
Damage was contained to the living room of the trailer.
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Smyth-Foam


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-59
GRAPHIC=Chemical Fire


Sheriff's officials hope tests done by federal agents will reveal what caused the chemical fire in Smyth County back in August.
The fire burned for several days which led one lawmaker to wonder why it took so long to bring under control.
Teresa Hamilton reports.
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IN Q=It's hard
SUPER=03-Smyth Co./August 21; :00
SUPER=01-Wayne Osborne/Atkins Fire Chief; :20
SUPER=01-Charles Harrington/Emergency Services Coordinator; :45 QUICK!!
SUPER=@Woodrum; 1:02
SUPER=@Teresa1; 1:16
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(( It's hard to forget the cloud of smoke that hovered over Atkins for nearly three days.
The intensity made it impossible to fight with water-- so fire crews had to stand by for the better part of a day-- until 27- hundred gallons of a special chemical foam arrived from Philadelphia.
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SOT
IN Q=We got

((WAYNE OSBORNE/ATKINS FIRE CHIEF: WE GOT THE TRUCKS SET WHERE WE WANTED THEM, GOT WATER READY AND IT WAS JUST MINUTES AFTER THE FOAM STARTED HITTING THE FIRE THAT WE COULD TELL THE DIFFERENCE IN IT. ))
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OUT Q=in it.


Within hours the blaze was basically out-- so why did-- volunteer fire fighters have to wait so long?
The coordinator of Smyth County's emergency services says he could have located 2- 300 gallons of foam but says it's impossible for volunteer fire fighters to keep larger quantities.
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4:55:45
SOT
IN Q=It's not

((CHARLES HARRINGTON/SMYTH CO. DEPT. OF EMERGENCY SERVICES: IT'S NOT SOMETHING THAT WOULD GENERALLY BE STOCKPILED DUE TO THE EXPENSE, THE SHELF LIFE OF FOAM AND THE FACT THAT THERE ARE DIFFERENT TYPES OF FOAM FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF FIRES. ))
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The foam used, in this case, costs 15- dollars a gallon.
But with the large industrial growth taking place in Virginia--Delegate Chip Woodrum of Roanoke, says it's worth looking into.
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SOT
IN Q=I think

((DEL. CHIP WOODRUM/D-ROANOKE: I CERTAINLY THINK THAT IF IT NEEDS A BUDGET AMENDMENT IN ORDER TO MAKE SURE THAT WE HAVE ADEQUATE SUPPLIES OF THIS MATERIAL, THEN I THINK THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL RESPOND VERY AFFIRMATIVELY. ))
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OUT Q=very affirmatively.

TAKE SU
It's an issue with no easy solution-- just like trying to determine-- what caused the plastics warehouse to go up flames in the first place.
Teresa Hamilton, NEWS 7.))

Safety-Award


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NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#97-62
GRAPHIC=None


A Salem youngster proved wiser than his years.
Brandon Garrett constantly encouraged his grandmother to wear her seatbelt.
Now the five year old is the winner of the Transportation Safety Award for Heroism.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


On June third, his grandmother was in a serious accident that took the life of the other driver.
She was safe because she wore her belt.
Brandon says everyone should....
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SOT 12:39:28
IN Q=put on

((BRANDON GARRETT: PUT ON THEIR SEATBELTS.)) ((MARY KING/DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES: IF THEIR CHILDREN ARE DOING SOMETHING SAFE LIKE WEARING THEIR SAFETY BELTS AND THAT CHILD KEEPS ENCOURAGING THEM TO, THEY CAN'T SAY NO BECAUSE IT SETS A BAD EXAMPLE.))
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SUPER=01-Mary King/Division of Motor Vehicles; :04
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OUT Q=bad example
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Brandon says he always wears his safety belt.

Bodyguard


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TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Rees Jones


The only survivor of the crash that killed princess Diana walked out of the hospital today.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Paris;


Trever Rees-Jones wore a hat and sunglasses as he stepped onto a bus-
After more than a month in a Paris Hospital, Jones was headed home to England.
He was then flown by medical helciopter to avoid the press.
Walking a little unsteadily he got a helping hand across the tarmac to another helicopter for the flight back.
Rees Jone underwent hours of surgery to treat his face and other injuries after the crash.
French investigators will question Rees Jones again in a couple of weeks.
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Clinton-Exam


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NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Bill Clinton


President Clinton went in for his annual exam today- and came out with orders for two hearing aids.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bethesda, MD;


Doctors fitted the President for two devices to alleviate a longtime problem with high frequency hearing loss.
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SOT 15:38:59
IN Q=

((MIKE MCCURRY/WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN: THE COMPLICATION IT CAUSES FOR HIM MOSTLY IS WHEN HE'S IN A CROWDED ROOM SITUATION LIKE A RECEPTION. HE SOMETIMES IT'S HARD FOR HIM TO HEAR.))
SUPER=01-Mike McCurry/White House Spokesman;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=FOR HIM TO HEAR
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VO-NAT


Doctors gave the President a good bill of health saying he lost 20 pounds since last year.
The President seemed in good spirits. He gave thumbs up as he arrived back in Washington.
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Coming up in a couple minutes, we'll have our first batch of high school football scores,
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and from South Boston, we'll see how one man has turned his farm into a work of art.
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Auctioneer


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-63
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One turn off a busy South Boston highway leads to a field of art...
It's the work of a tobacco auctioneer.
Tina Tenret has more.
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SOT
IN Q=Bob Cage calls this land
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((Bob Cage calls this land Shanti, meaning peace in Sanskrit.
Here, nature dances with art.
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SOT 17:31:20
IN Q=nat sound

((nat sound: geese))
RUNS=:03


Cage built this lake, this island, these sculptures.
He also plants his creations on an old tobacco field. cover this bite
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SOT 17:44:49
IN Q=It's most of the time

((BOB CAGE/ARTIST: MOST OF THE STUFF CALLS FOR CREATIVE VIEWING. YOU MAY SEE SOMETHING IN IT I REALLY DIDN'T INTEND WHEN I DID IT. IN OTHER WORDS, IF YOU BRING SOMETHING WITH YOU, YOU'RE GOING TO TAKE SOMETHING BACK.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=something back


It all started in the seventies.
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SOT 17:42:40
IN Q=I was working

((I WAS WORKING IN THE ZIMBABWE TOBACCO MARKET AND MET A REALLY WONDERFUL PRIEST OVER THERE WHO GAVE ME A BIG PIECE OF STONE AND SAID, "MAKE SOMETHING, MAN. I KNOW YOU CAN PAINT BUT MAKE SOMETHING.))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=make something


Just last night, Cage finished this trolley, which he says he would sell for 15-thousand-dollars.
He resurrects shoe metal, conveyor belts, even railroad tracks, then transforms them with his vision.
He calls it frozen music full of rhythm.
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SOT 18:06:05
IN Q=nat sound

((nat sound-- donkeys ))
RUNS=:03


Inspiration also comes from nature. Cage built this bridge for his goats -- he likes the intersection of animals and art.
Cage finds the money for materials by working as a tobacco auctioneer. That too, he says, is a craft.
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SOT 17:50:30
IN Q=I try to do it as creatively

((I TRY TO DO IT AS CREATIVELY AS I CAN BECAUSE IF IT'S UNINTERESTING TO ME CHANTING UP AND DOWN THE ROWS LIKE AN IDIOT, IT'S UNINTERESTING TO THE BUYERS.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=to the buyers


It's all about living intensely.
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SOT 17:50:23
IN Q=Find your passion

((FIND YOUR PASSION. I DON'T GIVE A DAMN WHAT IT IS, BUT FIND IT. FIND WHAT TURNS YOU ON. FIND WHAT MAKES YOU FEEL GOOD.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=what makes you feel good


Art, according to Cage, is something you can't teach. He says he designs these sculptures with his soul. Tina Tenret, News7, South Boston.))

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Coming up a little later
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VO-NAT

we'll head to the Nation's captiol where Whitney Houston is preparing for a big live concert this weekend.
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Comm#3
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S-Salem


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FB97-2
GRAPHIC=Salem/Botetourt


The Salem Spartans hosted Lord Botetourt in a key Blue Ridge District game this evening.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Salem/Cavaliers vs Spartans; :


The Salem fans were having a good time for homecoming at Salem Stadium.
Early in the second quarter the Spartans led 7 to nothing quarterback Andy Mullins on the keeper loses it Bryan Dickerson picks it out of mid air and goes 59 yards for the score to tie it 7 to 7.
But the Spartans would answer SUPER=36-Salem/32/Botetourt/7/;Mullins

drops back to pass and hits J.R. Andrews on the fly he scores on the pass play to make 14 to 7 and Salem wins it 32 to 7.
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S-PH


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-16
GRAPHIC=PH/Glass


Patrick Henry handed E.C. Glass its sixth straight loss tonight beating the Hilltoppers at Victory Stadium 28 to 14.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Moneta/Golden Knights vs Cavaliers; :


Lets go out to Moneta were the Golden Eagles of Staunton River hosted Jefferson Forest.
The Cavaliers would get off to a quick start on their second possession Jay Chapman takes the handoff and races 54 yards for the touchdown as Forest takes a 12 to nothing lead.
Staunton River would go to its SUPER=36-Jefferson Forest/41/Staunton

River/0/;passing game but on this play Willie Johnson has his pass intercepted by Frank Wade who returns it 12 yards for the score and Forest wins it 41 to nothing.
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S-Cave


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-11
GRAPHIC=Knights vs Eagles


Down in Rocky Mount tonight, Cave Spring would dominate Franklin County beating the Eagles 51 to 28.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Rocky Mount/Knights vs Eagles; :


The Eagles charge into Cy Dillion Stadium ready to continue battle with the knights.
on the first play of the fourth quarter Franklin gets on the board as quarterback bobby Basham rolls right and throws left to Jason Sawyers for the touchdown to make it 37 to 7 Knights.
Cave Spring would come back this time from mid field quarterback Corey Paxton hands off to Brad Nichols he goes over the left side cuts back to the middle to score the touchdown and the Knights go on to win 51 to 28.
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S-High


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=FFE Logo


Its week six of Friday Football Extra and here's a look at some of tonight's scores.
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MOTION
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OUT Q=.....LAST SCORE."
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SUPER=55-Chilhowie/8/Holston/7/Thomas Dale/34/G.W.

Danville/20/Giles/27/Glenvar/14;
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SUPER=55-Ld. Botetourt/7/Salem/32/Auburn/6/Ft. Chiswell/27/Laurel

Park/20/Chatham/7;
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SUPER=55-E.C. Glass/14/Patrick Henry/28/Wm. Byrd/0/Northside/7/Bland

Co./0/George Wythe/41;
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SUPER=55-Tunstall/35/Martinsville/7/Wm.

Fleming/53/Albemarle/3/Liberty/28/Rustburg/21;
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SUPER=55-Parry McCluer/37/Wilson Memorial/14/Cardoza NC/22/Pulaski

Co./42/James River/14/Bath Co./28;
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SUPER=55-James Monroe/14/Midland Trail/0/Jefferson Forest/41/Staunton

River/0/Carroll Co./24/Patrick Co./20;
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SUPER=55-Fieldale-Collinsville/16/Wm. Campbell/27/Laurel

Park/20/Chatham/7/Bassett/30/Dan River/0;
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SUPER=55-Garden/0/Lebanon/40/Galax/8/Grayson Co./28/Shawsville/20/Narrows/14;
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SUPER=55-Blacksburg/3/Alleghany/28/Buffalo Gap/36/Covington/35/Cave

Spring/51/Franklin Co./28;
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SUPER=55-Gate City/26/Graham/20/Fort Defiance/53/Stuarts Draft/0/Nelson

Co./44/Altavista/32;
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SUPER=55-Rockbridge Co./18/Christiansburg/42/Magna Vista/8/Heritage/30/Halifax

Co./No/Amherst Co./Rpt.;
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SUPER=55-Gretna/No/Surry/Rpt./Brookville/No/Appomattox/Rpt./
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S-College


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#FB97-1
GRAPHIC=UVA


The Virginia Cavaliers are back in Scott Stadium tomorrow for a noon date with Wake Forest, a team they've beaten every year since 1983.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Charlottesville;:00


But the game is not a gimme for UVa, because so far this season, the Cavs have beaten themselves in every way imaginable.
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SOT
IN Q="We got talent...

((ANTHONY POINDEXTER/UVA CAPTAIN:))
SUPER=01-Anthony Poindexter/UVa Captain; :00
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=...LONG SEASON."
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VO-NAT CON'T


Much of the blame for the Cavs' poor play has been directed at quarterback Aaron Brooks.
But despite the boos, Brooks still has the support of head coach George Welsh.
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SOT
IN Q="You don't want...

((AARON BROOKS/UVA QUARTERBACK:))
SUPER=01-Aaron Brooks/UVa Quarterback; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=...BETTER WITH."
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VO-NAT CON'T
SUPER=03-Blacksburg/Last Saturday;


After beating Arkansas State 50-to-nothing last week, the 12th ranked Hokies can't much better.
But they will have to be better tomorrow when they face Miami of Ohio for homecoming.
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SOT
IN Q="We know that...

((KEION CARPENTER/VA. TECH SAFETY:))
SUPER=01-Keion Carpenter/Va. Tech Safety; :00
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=...FOR GRANTED."
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=VMI

VMI is back home tomorrow looking for win number one against Georgia Southern in a one o'clock kickoff.
SS=Ferrum


The Ferrum Panthers hope to win their second straight as they host Newport News Apprentice.
SS=W&L


And Washington & Lee faces ODAC rival Randolph-Macon tomorrow in Ashland.
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Sports Tease


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
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GRAPHIC=NONE


And coming up, The Charlotte Hornets opened their N-B-A training camp without point guard Mugsy Bogues Yankee Pitcher David Cone will miss the remainder of the American League playoff series the Marlins were going for the sweep in San Francisco.
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VO-NAT ENG#


And the Braves pulled out the broom in Houston with a sweep of the Astros.
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S-Braves


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-15
GRAPHIC=Braves/Astros


The Atlanta Braves pulled out the broom this afternoon in Houston sweeping the Astros with the 4 to 1 win.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Houston, TX/ESPN; :


A shot of the top of the Astrodome this afternoon.
And the Braves took the lead on their first at bat. Chipper Jones belts this solo homer in the corner of the right field fence to make it 1 to nothing.
then in the top of the second Jeff Blauser smokes this single up the middle scoring Ryan Klesko and the Braves took the 2 to nothing lead.
John Smoltz dominated the Astros SUPER=35-Atlanta/4/Houston/1/;pitching a

three hitter and the Braves advance with the 4 to 1 win.
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S-Marlins


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Marlins/Giants


In San Francisco, The Giants were down two games to none to the Florida Marlins.
And Florida was leading the game 6 to 2 in the top of the ninth.

S-Cone


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-19
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=04-File; :


David Cone will miss the remainder of the American League division series against the Indians.
Cone tried to come back from missing a month because of a shoulder injury.

Cone started the first game and was scheduled to pitch the fourth game on Sunday.
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S-Bogues


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-12
GRAPHIC=NBA Logo


The N-B-A training camps opened today.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Ft. Mills, SC; :


Dave Cowens and the Hornets were on the floor today in Fort Mills South Carolina.
But a no show today was point guard Mugsy Bogues. Mugsy refused to have an M-R-I test done on his sore knee. and after discussing the situation with Head of Basketball Operations Bob Bass Bogues left camp.
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SOT
IN Q="We need him

((DAVE COWENS/HORNETS HEAD COACH: ))
SUPER=01-Dave Cowens/Hornet Head Coach; :
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=......Past history."
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S-Extra


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NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Mike
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Its week six of Friday Football Extra the Braves sweep the Astros and the N-B-A training camps opened today.
And in tonight's Extra Point.
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Sumo Wrestlers are suppose to be fat but not any more.
Some of the wrestlers weighed over 600 pounds but now the average weight in the top division is 330 pounds. A change of diet is one of the reasons for gaining the weight. The wrestlers are eating meat instead of vegetables.
Here's tonight's hockey scores.
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WIPE TO MOTION
IN Q=FIRST SCORE...
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SUPER=0103-j/Pittsburgh/4//Carolina/3////N.Y. Islanders/2//N.Y. Rangers/2/3//;
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SUPER=0103-/Ottawa/3/j/Philadelphia/5////Buffalo/2/j/Washington/6///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-/Detroit/5//Edmonton/0/2//j/New Jersey/4//Tampa Bay/3///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0103-/Phoenix/0//St. Louis/4/3///Colorado/2//Calgary/1/2//;
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=....last game."
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Forecasts
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SUPER=330-Mostly Clear/Not As Cool/46-48/Mostly Sunny/Light Winds/82-84;
SUPER=331-Clear And/Cool/46-50/Sunny And/Warmer/83-85;
SUPER=332-Mostly Clear/Light Winds/42-45/Mostly Sunny/Wind W-10/76-79;
SUPER=333-Clear And/Cool/40-45/Sunny And/Pleasant/75-79;
SUPER=334-Clear And/Cool/44-46/Mostly Sunny/Wind W-10/75-79;
SUPER=X5001;


Whitney ****VIDEO OF THE DAY***


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NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
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Music superstar Whitney Houston will light up the nation's capital this weekend.
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Houston is tuning up for Sundays HBO performance.
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SOT 20:14:43
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((AND I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU. I. I. I.))
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OUT Q=I, I, I."
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She'll sing to benefit the Children's Defense Fund.
It's a national non-profit organization devoted to providing a voice for children-
Whitney will perform more than 20 songs in her special-
She will be backed by a 35-piece band and orchestra-
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ANCHOR=Jean
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The concert kicks off the 25th anniversary of the Children's Defense Fund.

Close


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