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Coming up-
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The man who roomed with murder suspect Earl Bramlett testified against him in court- We'll hear his story.
Plus two military jets crash mid air in California.
A local plant is closing Christmas Eve.
And forget dog bones- the roof is what makes one tail wag in Oregon.
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News 7 is next.

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Good Evening.
The man who lived with murder suspect Earl Bramlett took the stand today in Bramlett's trial.
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Keith Humprhy spoke with James lee Owens today-
Owens says Bramlett started talking about his life back in Virignia- We'll hear his story.
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An Air force F-16 crashed mid air with a training jet over Edwards Air Force base.
The F-16 was able to land- but the talon jet crashed in the desert killing both crewmen aboard.
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And we'll show you one pooch who likes to live life at the top.
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Join us for News 7 at Eleven.

Bramblett


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They shared living quarters off and on for a couple of years.
Now Earl Bramblett's house-mate has come back to haunt him.
Keith Humphry spoke at length with James Lee Owens... following his court appearance today.
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((Owens met Bramblett on October 9, 1994, barely six weeks after the Hodges family turned up dead in their burning home in Vinton.
The two men lived at the Rescue Mission for a time, then shared a house in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Eventually, Owens says Bramblett started talking about his life back in Virginia.
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((HE SAID, "I DONE SOMETHING BAD BEHIND ME AT ROANOKE, MAN." HE SAID, "I CAN'T TELL YOU ABOUT IT." YOU KNOW, I DON'T- -NOT EXACTLY THEM WORDS, BUT YOU KNOW, THAT'S WHAT HE SAID. I SAID, "I DON'T WANT TO GET INTO THAT. I GOT SOMETHING BEHIND ME, TOO."))
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Little did Owens know- -at the time- -that Bramblett was being investigated in the mass murder of an entire family... including two young girls.
Owens testified Bramblett expected a couple of men to show up ready to kill him and Owens, too.
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((I DON'T WANT TO KNOW. But he never laid it out for you. He just said he did something bad? YEAH. And he also said somebody was going to come after the two of you? YUP, SURE DID.))
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((I SAID, "GOD, IF I EVER KNEW THAT HE DID DO THIS LIKE THIS- -WHEN I LIVED WITH HIM, VIRGINIA WOULDN'T NEVER HAD TO COME AND GET HIM."))
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Bramblett's ex-wife, Mary, testified that Earl called her at work around three o'clock on the afternoon the bodies were found and told her there'd been a fire at the Hodges house. She says he told her "they're going to blame it on me."
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((AT THAT POINT, MID-AFTERNOON ON THE 29TH, NOBODY HAD ACCUSED BRAMBLETT OF ANYTHING. HE WASN'T INTERVIEWED BY POLICE UNTIL ABOUT FIVE OR SIX THAT EVENING. KEITH HUMPHRY, NEWS 7, SALEM.))
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Pitts-Shooting


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Pittsylvania investigators are looking for a suspect in a murder last night.
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20-year old Delvecchio Farmer was found shot to death in a mobile home on Route 716 around 10:45 last night.
The Sheriff is asking for information about a light blue Jeep Cherokee or white Nissan Maxima seen in the area.
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((HAROLD PLASTER/PITTSYLVANIA CO. SHERIFF: THIS WILL HELP US TREMENDOUSLY WHEN PEOPLE GET INVOLVED WITH THESE THINGS SO RIGHT NOW WE'RE TRYING TO PIECE EVERYTHING TOGETHER. AS FAR AS MOTIVE, WE DON'T HAVE ANYTHING AT THIS TIME.))
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The Sheriff says a woman who was with the victim is providing information on suspects.
Farmer lived in the nearby community of Keeling.
The Sheriff will not say who owns the mobile home or when he expects to make an arrest.
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ferrum-fatal


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A Ferrum College student is dead following a traffic accident earlier this evening.
Shortly before seven, two students were involved in the accident with a tractor trailer on route 619 in Franklin county.
One student was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other was transferred to Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Ferrum College representatives say both students are from Virginia Beach.
The students' names have not been release.

Dublin-Garment


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It'll be a tough holiday season for workers at one Pulaski County factory.
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Dublin Garment Company is closing down in December.
The company, which has been around for more than 40-years, notified its 150 workers this morning.
Company officials say the plant simply can't compete with cheaper labor in foreign countries.
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((MARY FUNK/DUBLIN GARMENT EMPLOYEE:IT REALLY HURTS TO LOSE EVERYTHING AND THESE EMPLOYEES DOWN HERE HAS WORKED SO HARD, FOR EVERYTHING. BARBARA SPANGLER/DUBLIN GARMENT EMPLOYEE:SOME OF THESE WOMEN ARE CHILDREN OF PEOPLE I WORK WITH, USED TO WORK WITH, YOU KNOW, THERE'S GENERATIONS HERE, TWO GENERATIONS. ))
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Barbara Spangler has been with the company for almost 30- years.
Dublin Garment makes health care uniforms.
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Celco


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Company and union leaders at Giles County's largest employer aren't seeing "eye to eye" when it comes to a major reorganization plan.
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Celco officials say the union has rejected a proposal that would automate some jobs in the plant.
Plant officials insist the plan would have provided hourly workers with job security.
But union leaders reportedly feel the proposal violates their contract by stripping away seniority rights.
As many as 500- hourly workers could be affected.
Celco makes material for cigarette filters and yarn for synthetic clothes.
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Jet-Crash


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An Air force F-16 crashed mid-air with a training jet over Edwards Air Force base.
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The F-16 was able to land- but the T-38 Talon jet crashed in the desert.
The two on board were killed- an Air Force Lieutenent Colonel and a British pilot flying on an exchange program.
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((THE INFORMATION WE HAVE IS THAT THE AIRCRAFT IMPACTED THE GROUND AND THERE IS ACTUALLY VERY LITTLE OF THE AIRCRAFT LEFT. ))
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The planes collided while photographing a practice bombing run.
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Toss-2-Robin
Toss to Robin in WX Center

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Still to come on our broadcast, the celebration of Kwanzaa gets an official stamp of approval,
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and health experts sound an alarm as they say tuberculosis is growing more deadly than ever.
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((OUR WORLD AGAIN FACES THE SPECTRE OF INCURABLE TUBERCULOSIS))
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TB


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Federal health officials are sounding a warning call about Tuberculosis-
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a disease that's growing increasingly resistant to drugs. TB has been treatable- but the number of drug-resistant strains is on the rise. Scientists say it's just about everywhere- but especially at what officials are calling the hot spots:
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((INDIA, RUSSIA, CHINA, LATVIA, ESTONIA, THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC AND THE IVORY COAST ARE NOT ISOLATED CASES UNTO THEMSELVES. EACH REPRESENTS AN INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF TRADE, TOURISM AND EMMIGRATION.))
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Tuberculosis is an airborne disease requiring consistent therapy-- to cure.
Countries like the Dominican Republic often do not have the money to track patients like they do in America where therapy has been successful.
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Debate-Injunction


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Virginia Voters got their first "side by side" look at the candidates for Lieutenant Governor tonight.
This afternoon, it was looking like the debate might not happen at all.
Andrew Freiden joins us in the newsroom to explain.
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Jean, the debate between L.F. Payne and John Hager was held at WBRA in Roanoke last Wednesday--
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And reform candidate Bradley Evans wasn't invited. Today, he tried to prevent the station from airing the taped event.
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(( Evans is the first third party LT. Governor candidate to make it on Virginia's statewide ballot.
But his attempts to force the debate off the air weren't successful.
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((LARRY DYER/WBRA GENERAL MANAGER: PROGRAM WAS CONCEIVED IN EARLY MAY, THE OFFER WAS EXTENDED ON MAY 27, AT THAT TIME, FOR THE LT. GOVERNOR'S PROGRAM, THERE WERE ONLY 2 CERTIFIED CANDIDATES.))
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The debate was labeled an "informal discussion" with the candidates.
5 citizens took their turn asking the candidates questions-- and there was no direct debate between Democrat LF Payne and Republican John Hagar.
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((LARRY DYER/WBRA GENERAL MANAGER: THE PROGRAM IS NOT A DEBATE AND IT WAS NOT INTENDED TO BE A DEBATE IT WAS TO BE QUESTIONS FROM REPRESENTATIVE CITIZENS TO THE TWO MAJOR CANDIDATES.))
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One of the questions: Should the state privatize rest stops?
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((LF PAYNE/LT. GOVERNOR CANDIDATE:I HAPPEN TO THINK PRIVATIZING SOME OF THE REST STOPS ALONG THE INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS IS SOMETHING WE OUGHT TO LOOK AT SERIOUSLY ))
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((JOHN HAGER/LT. GOVERNOR CANDIDATE: I THINK YOU NEED TO LOOK AT THE SPECIFIC SERVICE, THE SPECIFIC OPERATION. IS IT ONE OF THE KEY THINGS GOVERNMENT DOES, OR IS IT AN OFFSHOT OF GROWTH THAT CAME IN OVER THE YEARS. )) ))
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WBRA General Manager Larry Dyer said beforehand, it was just an informational program. That's how he justified only inviting the two major party candidates
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He did point out that reform candidate Evans was offered time on the station, and did appear on another program earlier in the year.

Earley


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He's a high profile state senator who won a Republican primary in June, and now has at least a 50-50 shot at becoming Virginia's second most powerful player.
But many Virginians still don't know Attorney General candidate Mark Earley-
Ellen Qualls reports.
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(( Mark Earley tends to defy stereotypes.
A deeply religious Christian.
But also an aggressive lawyer.
Since he ran for state senate first in 1987, he's been its most successful champion of conservative causes -- but he's respected by the capitol's liberal leaners.
A Virginia Republican whose father was a labor union member.
He still lives in the same neighborhood he grew up in, but he had to leave Virginia to develop a desire to lead Virginia.
The epiphany came 20 years ago, doing ministry work in the Philippines.
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((AND I REALLY CAME TO SEE THAT THE TREMENDOUS DEMOCRATIC LIBERTIES AND OPPORTUNITIES THAT WE HAVE HERE IN AMERICA DON'T RISE LIKE THE SUN ON THE REST OF THE WORLD EVERYDAY. AND I CAME TO THE CONCLUSION THAT UNLESS EACH GENERATION OF AMERICANS REALLY HAS A PASSIONATE RECOMMITMENT TO THE CORE PRINCIPLES OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL OF OUR CITIZENS, NOT JUST SOME, THAT WE WERE IN DANGER OF LOSING OUR GREATNESS IN THE FUTURE.))
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Earley's vision includes the Filipino-American community in Chesapeake.
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((EVEN AS I WAS A KID GROWING UP, I ALWAYS WANTED TO BE FRIENDS WITH EVERYBODY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD.))
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((WHEN I WAS IN HIGH SCHOOL IN THE '70S WHEN OUR HIGH SCHOOL WAS INTEGRATED, I TRIED TO TAKE THE LEAD IN WELCOMING THE AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENTS AND BEING SURE THEY WERE MADE PART OF ALL OF OUR ORGANIZATIONS. THE BAND, THE PLAYS, THE KEY CLUB.))
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He calls his minority appeal the untold story of his campaign.
He counts NAACP state president Paul Gillis as a supporter.
Gillis, you may remember, labelled Earley ally George Allen a racist Howdy Doody.
Democrats label him a Pat Robertson clone -- and in fact the polarizing televangelist is his biggest individual contributor.
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((I SEE HIM ON OCCASION. PROBABLY NO MORE THAN ONCE OR TWICE A YEAR. BUT HE'S IN MY SENATE DISTRICT, SO I MAY KNOW HIM BETTER THAN SOME OTHERS.))
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But he blasts the campaign tactic.
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((BASICALLY AN APPROACH TO POLITICS THAT'S REMINISCENT OF JOE MCCARTHEY IN THE LATE 1950S -- WHERE YOU ATTEMPTED TO SAY SOMETHING ABOUT SOMEONE BY LINKING THEM TO SOMEBODY ELSE.))
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The link he doesn't mind is to George Allen, with whom he shared credit for ushering parental notification for minor abortions into law this year after an 18- year battle.
Ellen Qualls, News 7, Richmond.))
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We have Democrat Bill Dolan's profile coming up tomorrow night.

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Stay with us, a little later we'll meet a real top dog,
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but first, we'll see what the city of Roanoke is doing to keep the traffic moving at Valley View Mall.
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City-Council


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Roanoke City Council approved a bid for construction of the new interchange on Interstate 581.
Today's vote was a victory for Greenway planners.
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Construction of the new interchange near Valley View Mall could begin by the end of the year.
While it won't help to ease congestion this holiday shopping season, it could be open to traffic by November of 1998.
The project will include the bike path and walkway that greenway planners have requested.
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((JEANETTE MANNS/WASHINGTON PARK ALLIANCE: IT SEEMS LIKE AT A TIME THAT THE CITY HAS HAD A LOT OF TRAUMA, IT'S GOOD TO KNOW THAT THEY SUPPORT CONNECTING ALL NEIGHBORHOODS TOGETHER, BECAUSE THAT'S THE ONLY WAY THAT ROANOKE IS GOING TO GROW.))
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The proposed Lick Run Greenway would connect downtown Roanoke, northwest neighborhoods and Valley View Mall.
Planners hope the first part of the greenway will be in place when the new pedestrian bridge is finished in the summer of 1999.

Kwanzaa-Stamp


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Kwanzaa will make its way around the nation-
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thanks to the newest commemorative stamp.
Kwanzaa will go cross country on envelopes and cards-
It's the newest stamp at the Post Office- celebrating the African American festival of Kwanzaa.
The festival of famliy community and cultures begins this year on December 26th and ends on January fist.
The stamp depicts a family with many of the meaningful objects used in a Kwanzaa observance. The stamp will be available at post offices nationwide beginning tomorrow.
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S-Extra


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Six names have been added to the International Motorsports Hall of Fame.
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And among those six is former Winston Cup Driver Davey Allison. It's been 4 years since Allison died from injuries he received from a helicopter crash. Allison won 19 races in less than 7 years and that ranks 25-th on the all time victory list.
Roger Penske and four time Indy 500 winner Al Unser are also in the group.
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That's it for Sports. Have a great day everybody.

S-Series


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It was cold and a light snow falling in Cleveland as the Indians hosted the Florida Marlins in game four of the World Series.
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As in the previous two games the Indians scored first. Manny Ramirez takes this pitch to the opposite field for a two run homer and Cleveland led 2 to nothing.
Still in the first, Sandy Alomar hits a shot into left centerfield for a double Matt Williams rounds the bases from first beating the throw at home and Cleveland led 3 to nothing.
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Marlins got on the board Jim Eisenreich hits a grounder past Matt Williams at third scoring Darren Daulton to make it 6 to 1 and Cleveland wins it 10 to 3.
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S-Byrd


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The Terriers of William Byrd are the Group Two A state Golf champions.
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Yesterday in Harrisonburg the Terriers survived a cold windy day to capture the title on the course at the Spotswood Country club.
It's Byrd's first golf championship since 1992.
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S-Crenshaw


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The United States has already named its captain for the next Ryder Cup Competition in 1999.
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Ben Crenshaw will captain the team that year. The two time Masters champ is a four time member of the U-S-Ryder cup team.
Europe retained the cup with a 14 and a half to 13 and a half win in Spain Last month.
The americans have lost five of the last seven tries to bring the Cup Back home.
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S-Tech


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Virginia Tech will take on the Mountaineers of West Virginia without starting linebacker Korey Irby. Irby strained his right knee in practice Tuesday.
Irby has recorded 13 tackles in the Hokies first six games. He will be replaced in the lineup by redshirt freshman Cory Bird. Pinnacle board
And don't forget you can see the Tech West Virginia game right here on your hometown station Saturday beginning at 3:30.

S-Hoops


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Next week the Virginia High School League will make a big decision involving single, double and triple-A girls basketball.
Steve Mason has a preview of next week's meeting in Hometown Hoops.
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S-Rodman


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The Chicago Bulls will find out today at noon if Dennis Rodman will wear a Bull uniform this season.
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Less than 2 weeks ago, Rodman signed a deal with a base salary of 4-point 5 million with incentives that could push it past the 9-million dollar deal he had in 1996.
But Rodman is concerned about incentive clauses based on victories since Scottie Pippen will be out until January because of foot surgery.
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S-UVA


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The Virginia women's basketball team will start the season without another key player.
Junior guard Tiffany Bower suffered a torn Achilles tendon in practice Tuesday and may be out for the season.
Senior guard Monick Foote suffered a stress fracture in her right tibia two weeks ago and has decided to redshirt this year.

Sports Tease


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And coming up in Sports, The Virginia High School League will tackle a tough issue next week and it involves what season single, double and Triple-A girls basketball will be played in the future. Steve Mason has some insight on tonight's Hometown Hoops.
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And the Chicago Bulls will find out tomorrow if Dennis Rodman will suit up for the team this season.
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Roof-Dog


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Most dogs like to nap on the back porch or dig up bones-
but one unique pooch is our video of the day.
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Josie is top dog at the Ferris House in Ashland Oregon.
The two-year old lab mix spends most of her day on the roof-- jumping from gable to gable and keeping a sharp eye on passing traffic.
Her owner, Bill Ferris, says she started climbing up on the roof as a puppy.
He tried to keep her off at first, but realized he couldn't keep the dog down because she liked it up there so much. 27 into bite
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((YEA, SHE JUMPS ON THE TRAMPOLINE. SHE SWIMS SHE PLAYS BALL. ))
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Now, Josie roams freely between the roof and the backyard where she enjoys
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taking a dip in the family pool.


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