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News-Heads

ANCHOR=Jean

Straight ahead on News 7-
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VO-NAT


Good news for workers at one local plant.
A trailer catches fire in Lynchburg.
Plus the President is getting a hearing aid.
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SOT 15:37:59
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((HE WAS FITTED FOR COMPLETELY IN THE CANAL DEVICES.))
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Wx-Heads
TALENT=Robin
SS=None


The weekend weather story looks dry and comfortable. More on that just ahead. medical-heads
ANCHOR=Connie


Plus-- women's health, seniors health...we got it all...
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VO-NAT


Including a report card on the health of our nation's children.
Why parents are the ones who may need to do some homework.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Video-Open


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#video open
GRAPHIC=NONE
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VO-NAT


Some welcome news after a tough year for Yokohama employees.
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5-Yokohama


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#597-33
GRAPHIC=News 7 at Five


Good Evening I'm Jean Jadhon
SS=Yokohama


It is good news for the more than 900 workers at Salem's Yokohama plant.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Governor Allen has announced the tire factory has a new 28- million dollar deal to make high performance radial tires.
The expansion will allow the company to manufacture tires for cars and R-V's.
The production line is expected to be installed next July, and completed in early 19-99.
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Talent=Jean
SS=Yokohama


The deal also means Salem will get a new Yokohama distribution center, and an unspecified number of new jobs.
This summer Yokohama came to terms on a six year labor deal with the union representing the Salem workers.

5-Fire


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#597-35
GRAPHIC=Fire


Lynchburg fire officials say an electrical short sparked a blaze that heavily damaged a trailer home this morning.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Crews were called to lot-209 at the Terry Court trailer park around 10:30.
They were able to quickly bring the blaze under control, but not before much of the interior was gutted.
Firefighters credit a neighbor with a garden hose for keeping the fire contained until crews arrived.
Authorities say the cord to a curling iron short circuited and caught a chair on fire.
The family renting the trailer was not home when the fire broke out.
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5-Clinton-Exam


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net D
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 also removed a cyst from the Presidents chest- during the exam.
The President seemed in good spirits. He gave thumbs up as he arrived back in Washington.
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5-Shuttle-Mir


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Shuttle Atlantis


Atlantis and Mir have parted ways 250 miles above Earth.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-NASA;


Atlantis backed away from the Russian space station this
afternoon after a six-day hookup. (/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:02:10
IN Q=

((THE VIEW NOW AS ATLANTIS SLOWLY BACKS AWAY FROM MIR LOOKING RIGHT UP THE DOCKING TO THE DOCKING TARGET INSIDE.))
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=TARGET INSIDE."
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VO-NAT


The Atlantis crew worked on repairs to Mir and retrieved experiments.
Atlantis left behind astronaut David Wolf for a four momnth stay aboard Mir.
Some members of Congress criticized the move- saying the accident prone Mir is longer safe for U-S astronauts.
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5-F14-Stealth


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Military Plane Crash


The search is on for a Navy Pilot who's jet plunged into the Atlantic-
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Off North Carolina;


A Coast Guard helicopter rescued one crew member- but the second is still missing.
The F-14 crashed off the North Carolina coast- about four yesterday afternoon.
The Tom Cat fighter jet was on a training mission- 65 miles off the coast.
SUPER=03-Middle River, MD/September 14;


Meanwhile, The Air Force says it wasn't a structural defect that caused a stealth jet to come apart in mid-air 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.))
SUPER=01-Major Bryan Knight/Pilot;
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=dread really.
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VO-NAT


Knight says he was afraid where the plane would land- He was relieved to learn no one on the ground was hurt.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#tease 1
GRAPHIC=NONE


In the aftermath of the recent chemical fire that caused evacuations in Smyth County,
a debate has emerged over whether fire officials are properly equipped to handle such events. We'll tell you about that just ahead on News 7 at Five.
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VO-NAT


and a little later on, as they prepare for their huge rally in Washington this weekend, the Promisekeepers are thanking their host city by lending a helping hand to one school.
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ANCHOR=Connie


The American Lung Association wants to make it easier on smokers to kick the habit--
They're giving away some free nicotrol kits-- we'll tell you all about it, on Health Check. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean


Country star Alan Jackson is performing at the Roanoke Civic Center tonight.
ANCHOR=Connie


If you have a ticket you'll want to know about parking changes. Patrick Evans will tell us what to expect. cc sponsor
Comm Break#1


5-Dolan-Earley


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-37
GRAPHIC=Campaign 97


Virginia voters have a real choice in the race for attorney general.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Portsmouth/Last Night;


Mark Earley and Bill Dolan sparred on several hot button issues in their second debate last night.
One was Virginia's hate crimes law -- which Earley voted AGAINST in the state Senate.
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SOT 07:46:22
IN Q=How about

((SEN. MARK EARLEY/R-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: HOW ABOUT SOMEBODY'S WHO'S SINGLED OUT FOR A DISABILITY. HOW ABOUT SOMEONE WHO'S SINGLED OUT FOR SEX, DOMESTIC ABUSE. MUCH DOMESTIC ABUSE IS DIRECTED TOWARD WOMEN AND THEY ARE SELECTED BECAUSE OF THEIR SEX. AND THE HATRED AND THE ASSAULT OCCURS BECAUSE OF THAT. MY CONCERN WAS THAT IF WE'RE GONNA DO IT IN VIRGINIA, WE HAVE TO INCLUDE EVERYBODY.))
SUPER=@Earley;
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=include everybody.
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VO-NAT


But Dolan says Earley misses the point.
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SOT 07:47:04
IN Q=It is a real

((BILL DOLAN/D-CANDIDATE FOR ATTORNEY GEN.: IT IS A REAL PART OF LIFE THAT PEOPLE ARE ASSAULTED BECAUSE OF RACE AND ETHNIC ORIGIN. DO YOU BELIEVE THAT REQUIRES AN ENHANCED PENALTY? I DO. YOU CAN GO THROUGH THIS LONG ACADEMIC EXPLANATION OF WHAT ABOUT CHILDREN, WHAT ABOUT THIS THAT AND THE OTHER. BUT YOU NEED TO STAND UP AND SAY SOMETHING. IF YOU DO THAT IN VIRGINIA, YOU PAY AN EXTRA PENALTY.))
SUPER=@Dolan;
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=extra penalty.
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VO-NAT


Going into last night's debate, Earley led in statewide polls.
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5-Smyth-Foam


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-36
GRAPHIC=Chemical Fire


Sheriff's officials hope a series of tests by federal agents will determine the cause of the recent chemical fire in Smyth County.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Smyth Co./August 21;


So far-- officials have been unable to figure out what caused the fire that destroyed the "Marley Mouldings" plastics warehouse in Atkins.
The fire burned for nearly three days before fire fighters put it out using 27- hundred gallons of a special chemical foam brought in from Philadelphia.
Smyth County Emergency services officials say the foam is simply too expensive for volunteer fire fighters to keep in stock.
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SOT
IN Q=The quantity

((CHARLES HARRINGTON/EMERGENCY SERVICES COORDINATOR: THE QUANTITY OF FOAM THAT WAS NEEDED FOR THIS PARTICULAR FIRE WAS AN EXCESSIVELY LARGE AMOUNT AND 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. ))
SUPER=01-Charles Harrington/Emergency Services Coordinator; :
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=of fires.
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VO-NAT


Still Roanoke Delegate Chip Woodrum believes Virginia needs to keep more "chemical foam" on hand.
We'll have more on the issue-- on NEWS 7 at six.
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5-Environmental


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#597-43
GRAPHIC=Ferrum College


Solutions to environmental problems in our area are being discovered at Ferrum College...
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Franklin Co


thanks to a new agro-ecology wing.
The expansion was dedicated this afternoon.
The science building addition is an innovative facility that will allow students to study the environment in a technologically advanced setting.
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SOT 5:35:25
IN Q=

((WE'VE BUILT LARGE LAB WHICH ARE TRADITIONAL TEACHING LABS AND WE'VE BUILT SMALLER MINI LABS WHICH WE CAN KEEP ON-GOING PROJECTS IN, OUR STUDENTS CAN HAVE THESE ON-GOING PROJECTS, BUT THESE ARE STILL CLASS PROJECTS))
SUPER=01-Ron Stephens/Ferrum Life Sciences Chairman
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=class projects
VO-NAT


But these projects and private labs also add responsibility.
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SOT 5:59:46:26
IN Q=If they forget

((ALLISON MCWHORTER/SENIOR:IF THEY FORGET TO WATER AND THEIR PLANTS DIE, IT'S THEIR FAULT.))
SUPER=01-Allison McWhorter/Senior
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=their fault
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VO-NAT


The green house addition is computerized and automatically adjusts climate conditions for the plants.
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5-SAFETY-AWARD


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=Five
WRITER=DAL
TAPE#597-38
GRAPHIC=None


A kindergarten student has received the Transportation Safety Award For Heroism.
Brandon Garrett was persistent in his suggestions that his grandmother wear her seatbelt.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


On June third, his efforts saved her life.
She was in a serious accident that took the life of the other driver.
Brandon Garrett 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: SO MANY OF YOUR ELDERLY CITIZENS AND EVEN PEOPLE IN THEIR 30'S AND 40'S. WE'RE NOT RAISED ON SEATBELTS. BUT CHILDREN TODAY ARE STARTING TO RIDE IN CHILD SAFETY SEATS FROM DAY ONE. SO THEY'RE BECOMING GOOD EXAMPLES.))
SUPER=07-Brandon Garrett; :00 QUICK!!
SUPER=01-Mary King/Division of Motor Vehicles;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=BECOMING GOOD EXAMPLES
ANCHOR=Jean
SS=None


Brandon says he always wears his safety belt.
He's the youngest ever recipient of the Transportation Safety Award.
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groovy music under


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
GRAPHIC=NONE


If you're heading to the Roanoke Civic Center for tonight's Alan Jackson concert you'll find the parking arrangements have changed, but never fear Patrick has you covered.
Live=Patrick Full/Microwave
SUPER=22-Roanoke;
(Patrick ad lib)

STOCKS BUMP NEXT

5-CENTER-PARK


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=FIVE
WRITER=PEV
TAPE#597-45
GRAPHIC=NONE


Alan Jackson is coming to town tonight, appearing at the Roanoke Civic Center, and parking is always an issue.
Double Boxes=Jean and Patrick/Microwave


Patrick Evans is here to tell us about a new parking plan that may just help you get in and out a whole lot faster.
Live=Patrick Full/Microwave
SUPER=21-Patrick Evans;
SUPER=22-Roanoke;
(Patrick ad libs live interview)
SUPER=01-Jim Evans/Roanoke Civic Center;



Live=Patrick Full/Microwave
SUPER=22-Roanoke



Double Boxes=Robin and Patrick/Microwave
(Patrick ad libs toss back)


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health music under


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#tease 3
GRAPHIC=NONE

It's Friday and that means another healthy helping of high school football. Mike Stevens will have the rundown of tonight's games in the Two Minute Ticker.
ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check-- women's health....
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VO-NAT


ANd a new way of doing a breast biopsy WITHOUT SURGERY-- after a mammogram notes something suspicious.
It's said to save pain, money-- and time.
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SOT 12:36:11
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((MY BIOPSY WAS SCHEDULED FOR 12:30 SO I WORKED UNTIL 12 AND BY 2 O'CLOCK I WAS BACK TO WORK. ))
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OUT Q=back to work.

health bump
Comm Break#3


six-preview


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
TAPE#six preview
SUPER=@Keith1;


Good Afternoon, I'm Keith Humphry, there's more News 7 at Five just ahead but first here's a look at what else you'll see tonight on News 7 at Six.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-South Boston;


It's a mystical fairyland of sculpture just off a South Boston highway, the work of a tobacco market auctioneer.
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SOT
IN Q=17:48:34

((BOB CAGE/ARTIST: WE'RE DOWN IN THE STICKS DOWN HERE. A FRIEND OF MINE FROM WASHINGTON SAID, "BOB WHAT DO YOU DO FOR ART IN SOUTH BOSTON? YOU GOING TO COME UP HERE WITH A CHICKEN UNDER YOUR ARM? BUT PEOPLE RESPOND TO IT, THEY COME AND LOOK AT IT. THAT'S A PAYOFF.))
SUPER=01-Bob Cage/Artist;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=that's a payoff
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VO-NAT


We'll get a glimpse of Bob Cage's farm and his passion--
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ANCHOR=Keith


That story and more tonight on News7 at Six.
Double Boxes=Jean and Keith/Newsroom


(Keith toss to Jean)

5-Child-Health


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-44
GRAPHIC=Childrens Health


When it comes to the health care of children-- America gets only a satisfactory grade.
That's the conclusion of the American Health Foundation, a cancer research group devoted to disease prevention...starting at an early age.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :


THe organization looked at information on everything from kids nutrition to teen pregnancy rates and cholesterol levels to come up with this report card.
According to the report-- one of the biggest problems facing kids today is one they're learning from adults-- obesity as a consequence of sedentary lifestyle.
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SOT 07:22:57
IN Q=We eat

((DR. ERNST WYNDER/AMERICAN HEALTH FOUNDATION: WE EAT SO MUCH FAST FOODS BECAUSE IN PART CHILDREN SIT IN FRONT OF TV OR THE COMPUTER AND NEITHER ONE OF THOSE ARE PHYSICAL EXERCISES THAT REDUCES YOUR CALORIES. ))
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=reduces your calories.
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VO-NAT


The Health Foundation has a few suggestions for parents-- be sure your kid eats a healthy breakfast.
For yourself-- stop smoking, engage in physical activities, live and play safely, and take care of your teeth.
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5-Weight-Gene


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-41
GRAPHIC=Obesity


Scientists say they may have discovered yet another gene that is involved in weight gain.
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VO NAT
The gene produces a protein that both mice and humans have, and when there's too much of it, there's too much fat.
Scientists at Stanford University say the gene could be a new target for obesity drugs.
Drug companies are working on medicine that can target the so-called fat proteins produced by these genes.
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5-Mammotome


ANCHOR=cst
NEWSCAST=
WRITER=tja
TAPE#597-39
GRAPHIC=Women's Health


Now finding out if you have breast cancer-- or getting a clean bill of health-- can be done on your lunch break.
It's a new, NON-SURGICAL technique called Mammotome Breast Biopsy-- it looks for calcifications within the breast-- small abnormalities that may be an early indication of breast cancer.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :


Breast Specialist Dr. Alan Henry is now using the procedure-- saying it saves time, money, and pain.
SOT=12:53:14
IN Q=If we

((DR. ALAN HENRY/BREAST SURGEON: IF WE CAN FIND THAT BE CAN MAKE THOSE EARLY DIAGNOSIS ONE OF THE REASONS WOMAN DELAY HAVING DIAGNOSIS IS BECAUSE OF THE PAIN INVOLVED IN SURGERY ,IF WE CAN ELIMINATE ALL THE REASONS FOR NOT LOOKING IN TO THIS AGGRESSIVELY AND NOT DOING IT PROMPTLY THEN WE THINK WE WILL HAVE A FUTHER INPACT ON MORTALITY FOR BREAST CANCER.))
SUPER=01-Dr. Alan Henry/Breast Surgeon; :
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=breast cancer
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VO-NAT


Cheryl Ham, a busy real estate agent found she was back at work within an hour after the procedure.
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SOT=12:36:30
IN Q=No it was

((CHERYL HAM/PATIENT: NO IT WAS NOT PAINFUL I HAD A LITTLE BIT OF BRUISING RIGHT AFTER THE BIOPSY WAS TAKEN AND I JUST HAD TO TAKE TYLENOL EVERY THREE HOURS. ))
SUPER=01-Cheryl Ham/ Patient
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=three hours
ANCHOR=Connie
SS=Womens Health


Dr. Henry say early detection of breast cancer translates into a 98-percent survival rate.

5-Flu-Shots


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-40
GRAPHIC=Flu Shots


It's almost flu season, and federal health officials are warning more senior citizens to get shots.
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VO-NAT


The Centers for Disease Control says 58 percent of Americans over 65 get flu shots.
But that number needs to be much higher.
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=Flu Shots


Elderly people are more vulnerable to the flu because of their age.
Free shots have been available thru medicare since 1993.

5-Free-Patch


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=Five
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#597-42
GRAPHIC=Kicking The Habit


15-thousand smokers are getting a jump start to healthier lungs.
The American Lung Association and Nicotrol have joined forces in helping smokers beat the addiction.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


The Roanoke American Lung Association office is giving away 120 nicotrol kits to promote Healthy Lung Month.
The kit includes a six week supply of Nicotrol patches.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:04:46
IN Q=THE PATCH REPLACEMENT

((TONI FERGUSON/AMERICAN LUNG ASSOC.: THE PATCH REPLACEMENT THERAPY PROGRAM AND DOES HELP ALLEVIATE THAT NEED FOR NICOTINE AND THEN WITH OUR BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION PROGRAM IT HELPS THEM MENTALLY GET PREPARED FOR QUITTING.))
SUPER=01-Toni Ferguson/American Lung Assoc.;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=PREPARED FOR QUITTING
ANCHOR=CONNIE
SS=Kicking The Habit


You must be 18 or older and smoke more than ten cigarettes a day to receive a kit.
The association's behavior modification clinics will start October 14th.



2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


If you're a NASCAR fan and you like playing Monopoly, Mike Stevens has some great news for you.
ANCHOR=Connie


And of course it's another fall Friday night--and that means football. Here's Mike with the Two Minute Ticker.

S5-Football


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-30
GRAPHIC=TICKER


Welcome folks to your weekend and the end of the work week ticker.
SS=VA. TECH


It's homecoming tomorrow in Blacksburg as the Hokies host Miami of Ohio at Lane Stadium.
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00


Earlier this week grounds crews were sprucing up Worsham Field with a new fresh coat of paint.
Tech is heavily favored to beat the Red Hawks, but the players are remaining cautious.
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SOT
IN Q="Miami of Ohio...

((SHAWN SCALES/VA. TECH RECEIVER:))
SUPER=01-Shawn Scales/Va. Tech Receiver; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...TEAM."
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VO-NAT CON'T
SUPER=03-Charlottesville;


Virginia was back at work this week trying to prepare for tomorrow's Noon kickoff with Wake Forest and at the same time figure out how to play a complete game.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=BITE

((ANTHONY POINDEXTER/UVA CAPTAIN:))
SUPER=01-Anthony Poindexter/UVa Captain; :00
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=...THIS WEEKEND."
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S5-FFE


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE=S7-14
GRAPHIC=FFE LOGO


The high school football season is beyond the halfway point for many teams in the area.
Tonight, our crews will be covering 16 during week number six of the regular season.
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SOT
IN Q=FIRST AUDIO
RUNS=:29
OUT Q=...LOGO COMES FULL
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S5-Nascar


ANCHOR=Mike
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-30
GRAPHIC=CHARLOTTE


The Charlotte Motor speedway is still buzzing today about Darrell Waltrip failing to qualify for Sunday UAW GM 500.
There have been rumblings that he might buy a spot in the race from either Rick Wilson, Jeff Purvis or Gary Bradberry.
If he doesn't manage to wedge his way in
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VO-NAT eng#
SUPER=03-Concord, NC; :00


he might want to spend Sunday playing a little Monopoly with his family.
But not just any Monopoly.
This is the brand new NASCAR Monopoly game from Hasbro.
Instead of Park Place and Boardwalk, you now have chances to land on the Tide Ford or the Interstate Batteries Chevy.
The game is currently being sold through the Charlotte Motor Speedway and part of the proceeds from the sale go to benefit Children's Charities.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=TWO MINUTE TICKER


Coming up at six, Roy Stanley will the latest on the big playoffs, plus some NBA training camp news.
See you tonight at 11:35 for Friday Football Extra.
Have a safe weekend everybody. take a break

5-Promisekeepers


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=None


One group travelled miles and miles to mow the lawn.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 15:14:26
IN Q=

((NAT MOWING LAWN SOUND ))
RUNS=:03
OUT Q=mowing.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington DC;


They are the promisekeepers.
They're not just in Washington DC to mow-
Today they also picked up trash-
and even grabbed mops and pails.
This school clean up at Taft Junior High in Washington is all part of an "all male" Christan rally.
The promisekeeprs are 500 thousand strong on this trip to Washington.
Today's cleanup is just one event leading up to a big rally tommorrow on the National mall. (----------------)