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Straight ahead on News 7-
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Another school shooting- this time a teen opens fire at a prayer group at a Kentucky high school.
And keeping kids away from adult-only Internet sites.
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As the winds die down tonight, temperatures will take a tumble now that a cold front is through the region. A sunny forecast is next.

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Tonight on Health Check-- Virginia's joining in the fight against AIDS on this World AIDS Day. We're live at the Montgomery Health Department.
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A 14 year old opens fire at a West Paducah, Kentucky high school-
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5-KY-SHOOTING


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Good Evening. I'm Jean Jadhon.
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One student is dead, another is on life support- and six others are wounded.
Police say a 14 year old student is responsbile.
They say he took out a gun and began shooting at a morning prayer group- in the school lobby.
Julie Kanable (kin-ABLE) reports from Heath High School.
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((Police and school officials say he was a 14-year old freshman on a deadly mission. FRANK AGUSTUS/SHERIFF: The teenager calmly took earplugs and a gun out of his backpack and started shooting at a group of fellow students praying in the crowded lobby of heath high school. witnesses say he first selected targets, but then just sprayied the crowd. there were at least two signs of the violence to come. the school's principal says the teenager warned classmates last week that "something big was about to happen". later, the principal says he watched the prayer group closely for several days, apparently planning where and when his killing spree would take place. KATIE SULLIVAN, HEATH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT) the shooting has left the small, close-knit community of paducah scared-- and wondering what went wrong. MINDY EDWARDS/HEATH HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE: HE WAS A REALLY GOOD KID...))

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A Tennessee father distraught over his divorce- confesses to killing his children.
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Police say Daryl Holton admitted to shooting his three sons and his ex-wife's four year old daughter.
Holton had the children for the weekend.
He was supposed to bring them back Sunday night, but instead, went to the police station and turned himself in.
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((GARY HOLTON/SUSPECT'S UNCLE: SAW HIM YESTERDAY AFTERNOON ABOUT THREE O'CLOCK. HE WAS OVERJOYED AT GETTING TO SEE HIS KIDS. HE HADN'T SEEN THEM IN ABOUT TWO AND HALF MONTHS SEEMED FINE.))
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Police say the children were murdered with a rifle.
They found a drawing that read "I love you daddy", near one of the bodies.
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A Danville school's gymnasium is being transformed into a home for some residents who lost their belongings in a fire.
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At O-T Bonner Middle School, cots and blankets await 62 families
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who's apartments burned.
The blaze Thanksgiving night destroyed the Cabin Creek Apartments.
The director of the Danville American Red Cross says it's the worst tragedy she's seen in 20 years.
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((MARSHA GUNNELL/RED CROSS DIRECTOR: THEY'RE GOING THROUGH THE PROCESS... HOMES TO RENT.))
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The Red Cross spent the day renovating the school's locker room showers, delivering extra chairs and manning a health care booth.
Meanwhile, at the American Legion building, donations of clothing are flowing in for the fire victims.
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((BUDDY DRYMAN/AMERICAN LEGION: IT WAS GREAT .. HELP THE PEOPLE THAT WERE BURNED OUT, THEY LOST EVERYTHING.))
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There's still no word on what caused the fire.
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Cleaning up smut from the internet-- that's the plan in the nation's capital-- with as little government intervention as possible-- that story's next on NEWS-7 at FIVE.
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And a little later-- Virginia's First Family is getting in the spirit-- an award winning tree from our region is decorating the mansion.
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Speaking of trees- Patrick is selecting his own...one that's just the right size, without too many stray needles. Stick around for his story. cc sponsor
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A three day internet summit in Washington is trying to generate a kid-safe environment.
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America On-line, Disney, and other internet content providers are pledging to educate families about ways to block objectionable sites, and protect children from predators.
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One Roanoke internet consultant says ultimately, it's up to parents to take the initiative.
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((ELTON GHEE/NEW CENTURY TECHNOLOGIES: I'VE BEEN IN MANY HOMES WHERE PARENTS WILL LEAVE THEIR KIDS WITH THE COMPUTER SYSTEM WHEN THEY GO OUT FOR THE WEEKEND OR OUT FOR WHATEVER, THEY FAIL TO REALIZE THAT THEY HAVE OPENED UP THE WHOLE WORLD FOR THEM AND WE HAVE TO PROTECT OUR KIDS OUT HERE IN DAY-TO-DAY LIVE AND NEED TO PROTECT THEM ON-LINE AS WELL.))
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A hotline will also be set up for internet users to report suspicious internet activity involving children.
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5-Glass-Abortion


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Organizers of an anti- abortion rally last month at E.C. Glass High School will face charges.
Today, a Lynchburg grand jury returned indictments against three men.
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The group Operation Rescue mobilized more than one hundred Liberty University students for an early morning rally.
School officials were unaware of the plans, and police were called to disperse the crowd.
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Phillip Lange (LANG) Benham, John Daniel Reyes (RAYS), and Jeffrey Lee Brown will face charges of trespassing, disorderly conduct and assembling without a parade or picket permit.
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Do you prefer a spruce, fir, or pine tree to decorate for Christmas?
Patrick's sorting it all out for us.
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5-TREES


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Selecting a Christmas Tree can be an ordeal for many people this Holiday Season.
Then moving it into the house, without leaving needles behind is quite a task.
Patrick Evans was out hunting trees this afternoon and has this report.
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The William Fleming Colonels (Curnels) have hit a snag before its upcoming state title game later this week-- details in tonight's Two Minute Ticker.
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Tonight on Health Check...
It's the tenth annual World AIDS Day (----------------)
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and community support systems are spreading a message of hope to children living in a world where there is no known cure for AIDS.
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Good afternoon, I'm Keith Humphry.
Coming up tonight on News-7 at Six:
Virginia's coal and utility industries are keeping a close eye on what happens in Kyoto, Japan.
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That's where representatives of more than 150-countries are working on a plan to fight global warming.
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Environmentalists say burning fossil fuels, such as coal, is contributing to the greenhouse effect, heating up our climate.
But critics say strict pollution controls put an unfair burden on American industries and could cost jobs.
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((RICHARD LAWSON/NATIONAL MINING ASSOCIATION: BECAUSE THERE ARE NO CONTROLS ON DEVELOPING COUNTRIES THERE'S A DANGER COMPANIES WILL MOVE LOCK, STOCK AND BARREL TO THOSE COUNTRIES WHERE THERE ARE NO LIMITATIONS.))
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Tonight we'll hear more about the Kyoto treaty's possible impact on consumers...
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and why a growing number of scientists think something needs to be done to curb global warming.
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Thanks Keith.

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"Give Children Hope in a World with AIDS." That's the theme for the tenth
annual observance of World AIDS Day. double boxes Jean/Tonya


Our new Health Check reporter Tonya Flory reports tonight on how people are turning their attention to the deadly disease. Tonya... how are Virginians observing World AIDS Day?
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Jean...At the Montgomery County health Deparment they are conducting anonymous AIDS/HIV testing until 6:30 tonight.
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Throughout Southwest Virginia, citizens gathered to show their committment to a disease they say is getting less attention locally.
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(( One hundred 91 countries around the world are joining the effort to revitalize the fight against Acquired Immune Deficiency syndrome.
In Roanoke, residents marched through downtown to mark the beginning of Virginia's AIDS awareness week...though some think the community's effort was weak.
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((TIMOTHY BARTON/AIDS ACTIVIST:I HAD A FRIEND DIE IN 1994 FROM THE AIDS VIRUS...I STILL THINK EDUCATION IS A BIG PART OF THE PROBLEM. SOME STUFF IS BEING DONE BUT NOT ENOUGH))
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Statewide the number of new cases of HIV and AIDS IS decreasing.
Cases among people under the age of 25, minorities, women and heterosexuals are on the rise.
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((CAROL WEBB:ROANOKE HAD A VERY HIGH TEEN PREGNANCY RATE IN THE LAST COUPLE OF YEARS AND SO OBVIOUSLY WE'RE SEEN MORE CASES OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES AND HIV. HETEROSEXUALS ARE OUR FASTEST GROWING POPULATION IN THIS AREA))
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Reverend William Lee preaches abstinence, but he says he's also realistic about the epidemic.
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((REV. WILLIAM LEE:IF INDEED YOU ARE AT A POINT YOU THINK YOU ARE READY FOR SEXUAL ACTIVITY THEN YOU MUST BE RESPONSIBLE AND ACCOUNTABLE. THAT MEANS PROTECTING YOURSELF AS WELL AS THE PERSON YOU ASRE ENGAGED WITH.))
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Health officials say there is hope for children through education and tolerance and caring for those infected.
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((PENELOPE MUELENAER:THEY ARE BECOMING INFECTED AS YOUNG ADULTS AND ADOLESCENTS THEIR CHILDREN ARE AT RISK...IT'S GOING TO BE OUR TEENAGERS IN HIGH SCHOOL FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE.))
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For information about World AIDS Day and AIDS Awareness week dissolve to pinnacle call the Virginia STD/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-533-4148.
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Coming up at six, we'll have more on how the New River Valley Health District is encouraging people to get tested
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and raise awareness on this tenth anniversary of World AIDS Day.

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"Worse than almost anyone thought."
That's the latest word on the global AIDS epidemic.
As Tonya just reported-- the focus is now on children.
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The United States Agency for International Development reports some of the world's top AIDS fighters say it's time to take action before more children become orphans.
More than 40 million children in 23 countries will lose one or both of their parents to AIDS by the year 2010.
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Also today, the Pediatric AIDS foundation honored First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton.
And the late Princess Diana was remembered with a candlelight vigil for her work with AIDS patients.
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Time now for sports-- here's Mike Stevens with tonight's Two Minute TIcker. in.

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Welcome folks to the Monday ticker. Big injury news concerning Gus Frerotte and some early season concern for the Radford men's hoops team.
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But first we begin with some unsettling news concerning the high school football championship game set for this coming weekend in Division Five.
William Fleming is scheduled to play Hampton at Norfolk State University in the brand new 30 thousand seat Dick Price stadium.
But last night the Tidewater area was hit with close to an inch and a half of rain.
Well, today News 7 sports learned that the executive director of the high school league was in Norfolk inspecting the field trying to determine if the deluge has made it unplayable.
If so, one of the options was moving it to Foreman Field, an astroturf facility - the other was playing the game on Hampton's home field at Todd Stadium.
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Charlie Hartig, a spokesman for the City of Norfolk said his office found out about the possible move just this afternoon. He said the city will do everything to have the field in great shape for the game including using helicopters to dry it out.
He says he expects the VHSL to honor its two year contract with the city to play the game at this site.
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Larry Johnson, the programs' director for the VHSL said a decision on the where the game will be played will be made tomorrow morning.

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A big night for local college basketball is on tap for this evening. Virginia Tech hosts Liberty at Castle Coliseum in Blacksburg at 7.
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The 1 and 2 Radford men's basketball team will try and reach the .500 mark tonight against Ohio at 7 at the Dedmon Center.
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Radford forward Kevin Robinson will try and notch his fourth straight double/double tonight. He's averaged 14 points and 12 rebounds in RU's first 3 games.
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One NFL note. Washington Redskins quarterback Gus Frerotte has a broken hip and will miss the rest of the season. He was injured against the Rams butt finished the game. Veteran back up Jeff Hostetler takes over the job and will start against Arizona this weekend.
Also, The Redskins announced that running back terry Allen could miss the final three regular season games with a sprained ankle.
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That's it for five, coming up at six, more on William Fleming's situation and the Redskins woes. See ya then.


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Shaffer and Shaffer is a wholesale Christmas tree operation that was just a seedling ten years ago.
Now the Grayson County company is reaping the benefits of winning Virginia's "Outstanding Christmas Tree" award.
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Today, Jimmy Shaffer and his Elk Creek family delivered their prize-winning Fraser fir to the executive mansion, where they were greeted by Virginia's first lady Susan Allen.
The tree grower says he's proud of his latest accomplishment.
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Shaffer plants trees every year to replenish the ones sold each holiday season.
The Christmas tree industry in Virginia brings in an estimated 20-million dollars each year. (----------------)