18:00-01

1-News-head

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VO-NAT


A well-established business in Pulaski goes up in flames.
That's the top story on NEWS 7 at SIX.
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ANCHOR=Keith


And the fire marshal wants to see the news tape of last week's 2-million dollar fire in Danville.

Sports-head


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


In sports, Billy King joins some elite senior company, Tech gears up for the carolinas; the Express and the Renegades tonight; plus apreview of the herittage title game,
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VO-NAT


as well as William Fleming's showdown with Hamptton. The Colonels recieved a royal send off this morning.
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WX-Head
TALENT=Robin
SS=None


Big time wind chill tonight and snow showers as well. An early winter weekend forecast is coming up.

Pulaski-Fire


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tha
TAPE#97-83
GRAPHIC=fire


The owners were in the process of expanding their 30- year business in downtown Pulaski when fire gutted the structure, this afternoon.
Double Boxes=Keith and Teresa /Microwave


Teresa Hamilton was at the scene for several hours and joins us from our Blacksburg newsroom with the latest.
Live= Teresa Full/Microwave
SUPER=@Teresa1;
SUPER=05-Blacksburg;


Keith, fire spread quickly through Rental Towel Incorporated this afternoon--
Leaving 75- workers pondering their future.
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IN Q=Everybody
SUPER=03-Pulaski; :00
SUPER=01-Melissa Allen/Rental Towel Employee; :25
SUPER=01-James Davis/Rental Towel Employee; :46
SUPER=01-Rufus Faulkner/Rental Towel Co-Owner; 1:01 QUICK!!!!!
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OUT Q=we can do.
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13:17:53
SOT
IN Q=Everybody

((MELISSA ALLEN/RENTAL TOWEL EMPLOYEE: EVERYBODY WAS JUST HOLLERING FIRE, FIRE, GET OUT, GET OUT, AND I JUST STARTED RUNNING, TOOK OFF, GOT OUT. ))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=got out.


That was shortly before noon--
By twelve thirty -- the fire was blazing-- with thick clouds of black smoke-- looming overhead. NAT SOUND 13:51:18
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IN Q=Make sure

((MAKE SURE THEY'RE GEARED UP AND GOT BREATHING APPARATUS. ))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=breathing apparatus.


The company rents out and cleans towels, rugs and uniforms.
For many workers-- it was like watching their own home-- burn.
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SOT
IN Q=It's Christmas

((MELISSA ALLEN/RENTAL TOWEL EMPLOYEE: IT'S CHRISTMAS AND I'VE WORKED HERE SINCE 1989 AND IT'S JUST HARD, YOU KNOW, I LIKE MY JOB AND A LOT OF FAMILIES WORKED HERE, IT'S A LOT OF PEOPLE, LIKE HUSBANDS AND WIVES WORKED HERE AND PEOPLE WITH CHILDREN. ))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=with children.


At first-- fire fighters tried to put the blaze out from inside-- but quickly changed their mind.
It was simply too dangerous.
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SOT

13:12:09
IN Q=They was

((JAMES DAVIS/RENTAL TOWEL EMPLOYEE:THEY WAS DOING WELDING BACK THERE AND YOU KNOW WE HAVE ALL THOSE TOWELS AND UNIFORMS HANGING UP AND IT'S JUST LIKE FUEL AND IT JUST WENT SO QUICK, IT JUST, WAS SO QUICK, I COULDN'T BELIEVE IT. ))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=believe it.


The owners say it's too early to say what the future will hold-- but talked about rebuilding.
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13:15:37
SOT
IN Q=We'll just

((RUFUS FAULKNER/RENTAL TOWEL CO-OWNER: WE'LL JUST HAVE TO SIT DOWN AND TRY TO GO OVER IT AND SEE WHAT WE CAN DO. ))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=we can do.

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Live= Teresa Full/Microwave
SUPER=05-Blacksburg;
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Double Boxes=Keith and Teresa /Microwave
(How much of the building was destroyed?)




Renfro


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-77
GRAPHIC=renfro


Bad news for nearly 200- workers at another Pulaski County plant.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pulaski/File Tape;


Renfro Incorporated announced today it's closing its Jefferson Avenue plant in dowtown Pulaski.
The plant manufacturers socks and employs about 550- workers.
350 of the workers will be transferred the company's Newbern Road plant-- located nearby.
The remaining 200- will be out of work.
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13:10:57
SOT
IN Q=Awful good

((JEFFREY HALL/RENFRO EMPLOYEE:AWFUL GOOD PEOPLE, THEY'RE HARD WORKERS, FAMILY, THERE'S SOME THAT'S JUST GOT ONE SOURCE OF INCOME COMING IN, IT'S GOING TO BE AWFUL HARD. ))
SUPER=01-Jeffrey Hall/Renfro Employee; :00
RUNS=:08 approx.
OUT Q=awful hard.
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VO-NAT


The Jefferson Avenue plant will close in early February.
A company spokesman attributes to the closing to increased cost.
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Cullen


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-87
GRAPHIC=cullen, richard


Should Virginia become the only state in the nation to lower its drinking age from 21 to 18?
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


It's worth some study, says Attorney General Richard Cullen.
It's one of the questions he's posed to his new task force studying college "binge drinking."
That's after five Virginia college students have died in alcohol-related accidents in five weeks.
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SOT 20:06:24
IN Q=For the task

((RICHARD CULLEN/VA. ATTORNEY GENERAL: FOR THE TASK FORCE TO HAVE CREDIBILITY, AND TO BE ABLE TO TELL THE PEOPLE OF VIRGINIA THAT THESE RECOMMENDATIONS ARE GOOD ONES, WE CAN'T BE AFRAID TO LOOK AT ANY ISSUE. AND EVEN THOUGH I MIGHT PERSONALLY OPPOSE AN ISSUE, SOMEBODY ELSE MIGHT WANT TO PUT IT ON THE FLOOR FOR DISCUSSION. AND AS I PUT IN THE LETTER, LET'S LOOK AT THE VALIDITY OF THAT ARGUMENT.))
SUPER=@Cullen;
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OUT Q=that argument.
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VO-NAT


The argument is that if alcohol was legally available to 18- year olds, it would lose the "forbidden fruit" allure, and colleges could better regulate legal drinking.
Critics point out Virginia would lose tens of millions of federal highway dollars now tied to the 21 age limit.
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TALENT=Keith


In a related story, Richmond police last night arrested 53 college students at a VCU fraternity on alcohol- related offenses.

Missing-Man


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-75
GRAPHIC=none


Searchers in Delaware say it's possible that a missing Lynchburg man may have drowned in Rehoboth Bay.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lewes, DE


Air, ground and water teams have spent five days scouring the area for 22- year- old Mark Domaleski.
A kayak belonging to Domaleski's Americorps Volunteer group was recovered yesterday.
Authorities theorize the Holy Cross graduate may have gone out on the water and fallen overboard.
His parents remain hopeful he'll be found alive.
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SOT 00:32:07
IN Q=I'm just cold inside

((I'M JUST COLD INSIDE. IT'S JUST COLD AND EMPTY RIGHT NOW. I THINK WE WENT THROUGH THE CRYING. WE WENT THROUGH THE HYSTERIA AND AS I SAID EVERY TIME THESE KIDS COME UP HERE AND THEY TELL YOU SOMETHING ABOUT MARK AND YOU HUG THEM AND YOU BREAK DOWN AGAIN. AND THEN YOU SAY, I'VE GOT TO HAVE FAITH IN GOD AND HE'S GOT TO BRING ME MY SON. HE'S GOT TO COME HOME TO ME.))
SUPER=01-Irene Domaleski/Mother; :00
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=come home to me.
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VO-NAT


Rainy weather kept helicopter search crews grounded today.
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Cabin-Lake


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-78
GRAPHIC=fire aftermath


News7 may have to hand over a videotape of the Cabin Lake fire -- investigators say it could further the investigation.
Double Boxes=Keith and Tina /Microwave


Tina Tenret joins us live from Danville with today's developments.
Live= Tina Full/Microwave
SUPER=@Tina1;
SUPER=05-Danville;


Keith, investigators arrived today with a search warrant -- saying the News7 tape may help them find the origin of the fire.
(Rollcue:origin of the fire)
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SUPER=03-Danville; :00
SUPER=04-Last Thursday; :07
SUPER=01-Doug Young/Emergency Services Director; :27
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OUT Q=the 8:23 call

(( Danville fire chief Rodney Eagle and a fire inspector served the search warrant for the tape this morning.
Investigators tally the fire's damage at two point one million dollars.
They're hoping that number will convince a state agency to grant low interest loans to the victims.
Even though the fire left 62 families homeless, only 47 have registered for Red Cross aid.
That means the Red Cross may stop taking new cases.
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SOT 23:33:44
IN Q=My word of wise

((DOUG YOUNG/EMERGENCY SERVICES DIRECTOR: MY WORD OF WISE TO THE PEOPLE IS THAT IF THEY HAVEN'T REGISTERED AND THEY MAY NEED FAMILY ASSISTANCE FROM THE RED CROSS -- THEN THEY SHOULD TRY TO MAKE THAT EFFORT TOMORROW.))
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OUT Q=make that effort tomorrow


Meanwhile, residents are still upset about the fire department's response time.
They say they called 9-1-1 well before firefighters arrived, but investigators deny this.
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SOT 23:37:45
IN Q=There's no report

((THERE'S NO REPORT OF A 9-1-1 CALL OR A NON-EMERGENCY 9-1-1 CALL PRIOR TO THE 8:23 CALL.))
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OUT Q=prior to the 8:23 call

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Live= Tina Full/Microwave
SUPER=05-Danville;


Police are still investigating the fire.
Double Boxes=Keith and /Microwave


Meanwhile, residents are threatening to sue because they say the building was full of fire hazards from the get-go.


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ANCHOR=Keith
SS=NONE


The numbers are in, Jim Gilmore set a new Virginia spending record.
That story is still ahead on News-7 at Six.
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VO-NAT


Teenagers move in for a house party of destruction.
The parents were out of town- -the entire family gone.
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((I PERSONALLY HOLD THEIR PARENTS PARTIALLY RESPONSIBLE.)))
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We'll have that story in a moment.
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ANCHOR=Robin

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House-trashed


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#97-90
GRAPHIC=none

***Anchor Tag***
A wild party at a house in the country while Mom and Dad are out of town... happens all the time.
Here's one that goes well beyond that.
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SOT
IN Q=Michael and Voleta
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00
SUPER=02-Michael Meyer/Homeowner;
SUPER=01-Voleta Meyer/Homeowner;
SUPER=01-Michael Meyer/Homeowner;
RUNS=1:42
OUT Q=of our own


(( Michael and Voleta Meyer went to New Orleans for the weekend with their four children. The entire family was gone.
At least a dozen teenagers moved in for the weekend... and trashed the place. 14:36:20- -audio only under damage ((THERE WAS A LOT OF DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, THERE WAS THIEVERY, STEALING OF OUR PROPERTY.))
RUNS=:07


13:46:55 ((This room doesn't look like this all the time? OH, NO. This was the party room? THIS WAS THE PARTY ROOM.))
RUNS=:06


The kids ate the Meyer's food, emptied their wine rack. 13:46:25 Starts on the pile of booze bottles ((WELL THE WINE BOTTLES AND CHAMPAGNE ARE WHAT THEY TOOK FROM US. THEY BROUGHT THEIR OWN BEER.))
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When the beer ran out, they brought in coolers full. 13:52:30 -IN HALLWAY ((VARIOUS SANDWICHES AND PIECES OF CHEESE WERE LEFT AROUND. SOME THEIR BEER IS STILL IN THE REFRIGERATOR HERE.))
RUNS=:08


Piles of dirty clothes, marijuana on the ping pong table, broken glass, carpet stains, senseless destruction ...more than 8-thousand dollars worth of damage.
This soft-spoken pediatrician is angry. 14:33:38 ((I DON'T WANT THEIR LIVES TO BE RUINED.))
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14:33:50 ((BUT I DO WANT THEM TO BE PUNISHED.))
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All the kids come from good homes and have reportedly admitted their involvement, but Mick Meyer fears their parents may want to defend their children rather than see that they're punished. 14:34:50 ((THESE WERE SO-CALLED "GOOD KIDS" WHO SHOULD "KNOW BETTER." AND THEY DIDN'T.))
RUNS=:07


Remember none of the Meyer children was home at the time.
A classmate of the Meyer's 15-year old son admits he stole the house keys while spending the night with the Meyers. 14:36:30 ((MY SON WAS BETRAYED BY A FRIEND WHO HE TRUSTED AND WHO WE HAD BROUGHT INTO OUR HOME, HAD FED AND TREATED LIKE ONE OF OUR OWN.))))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=one of our own.
ANCHOR=Keith


County police expect to file petitions in Juvenile Court for burglary, property damage and unauthorized use of a vehicle.

Campaign-Spending


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-73
GRAPHIC=campaign spending


As expected, Governor- elect Jim Gilmore's set a record.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Gilmore spent 10-point-3 million dollars to win office this year.
Democrat Don Beyer is reporting 8-point-7 million in spending.
The previous gubernatorial spending record was held by Republican Marshall Coleman, who spent almost 9-point-3 million in a close loss to Doug Wilder in 1989.
Four years ago, Republican George Allen spent half what Gilmore spent to win almost the same percentage of the vote.
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Stocks


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=sly
TAPE#=None
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Wall Street today, the DOW closed
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nearly 100-points higher, closing at 81- hundred- 49.
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Domestic-Violence


ANCHOR=Keith
NEWSCAST=6 p.m.
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#97-79
GRAPHIC=domestic violence


Domestic violence isn't just a problem in the HOME.
A new study shows that more battered women are WORKING women, and the effects of domestic abuse follow them into the workplace.
Kimberly McBroom explains.
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SOT
IN Q=Victims of domestic violence
SUPER=01-Sally Gravely/Y.W.C.A. of Roanoke Valley; :11
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :18
SUPER=01-Debra White/Licensed Professional Counselor; :40
SUPER=@Kimberly1; 1:13
RUNS=1:41
OUT Q=McBroom, News 7

(( File shot of silhouette interview with domestic violence victim
Victims of domestic violence often feel too ashamed or too isolated to openly reveal their pain.
But the signs are often clear to co- workers.
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SOT tape 1 0:36:11

((SALLY GRAVELY/Y.W.C.A. OF ROANOKE VALLEY: EVEN THOUGH A LOT OF WOMEN WHO ARE VICTIMS ARE ISOLATED, I WOULD SAY THE VAST MAJORITY ARE OUT THERE IN THE WORKING PLACE. ))
RUNS=:07


The Y-W-C-A offers housing and assistance to victims of domestic violence. Pre-Pro Page on Tardiness/Absenteeism
In its recent national survey, "Blow the Whistle", the Y-W-C-A found that 24- percent of domestic violence victims responding cited abuse as the reason for tardiness or absenteeism from work. Pre-Pro Page on Promotions
20- percent of those responding said domestic violence prevented them from getting promotions.
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SOT tape 2 8:55:22

((DEBRA WHITE/LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR: THEY LIVE WITH THAT ANXIETY ON SUCH A CONSTANT BASIS THAT THEY HAVE A HARD TIME CONCENTRATING AT WORK. THEY MAY BE EXHAUSTED, MAY BE SO STRESSED THAT THEY CAN'T SEEM TO THINK CLEARLY. ))
RUNS=:12
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SOT tape 1 0:35:27
IN Q=I think everybody

((SALLY GRAVELY/Y.W.C.A. OF ROANOKE VALLEY: I THINK EVERYBODY UNDERSTANDS THE LANGUAGE OF DOLLARS AND CENTS, AND NOT ONLY IS THE TOLL OF VIOLENCE WORKING ON HUMANS-- PEOPLE, IT'S ALSO TAKING A BIG TOLL FINANCIALLY. ))
RUNS=:14


Pre-Pro Page 1 on Domestic violence costs
A big toll at a cost of three to five BILLION dollars a year in lost time and productivity. end pre-pro
Standup here--need to shoot
Not only work performance-- but workplace safety can also be at risk if the abuser can't locate the victim anywhere else. End standup
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SOT tape 2 9:02:22

((WHITE: AND THAT'S ANOTHER REASON WHY CO- WORKERS REALLY OUGHT TO SAY SOMETHING TO THE PERSON AND BE WILLING TO SAY SOMETHING TO A SUPERVISOR IF THEY THINK THERE'S ANY THREAT. ))
RUNS=:10


Earlier this Fall, the Y-W-C-A took part in the nationwide "Week Without Violence" campaign, with the hope it could last all year round.
Kimberly McBroom, News 7.))

Sports tease


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


It is the bowling season. Dave Braine talks about a possible rematch with his old school, the latest on UVa's post season, also words from the express on Richmond,
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VO-NAT


and pep rally's at heritage and William Fleming to bring you as bot teams head for state championship games.
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S-Fleming


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#FB97-4
GRAPHIC=Fleming/Hampton


We are a day away from William Fleming's state championship showdown against the Hampton Crabbers at Dick Price Stadium on the Campus of Norfolk State.
Roy Stanley has more on the big game.
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SOT
IN Q=First audio
SUPER=03-Roanoke/This Morning; :
SUPER=03-Norfolk/Dick Price Stadium; :10
SUPER=01-George "Kila" Miller/Fleming Head Coach; :30
SUPER=01-Mike Smith/Hampton Head Coach; :41
SUPER=04-1986 Season; :59
SUPER=@Roy1; 1:17
RUNS=1:24
OUT Q=.....news 7 sports."
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((The Colonels received a champion send off this morning as they boarded the bus for the trip to Norfolk and the game against the Nationally ranked Crabbers of Hampton.
The Division five state championship game will be played at the new Dick Price Stadium on the Campus of Norfolk State.
The Crabbers have won two straight state championships and will be going for a third.
For Fleming, Its the Colonels first trip but this team has played its best football throughout the playoffs.)) ((GEORGE "KILA" MILLER/FLEMING HEAD COACH: )) ((MIKE SMITH/HAMPTON HEAD COACH: )) ((The last team from the valley to play for a triple a state championship was salem in 1986. And the Spartans lost to Hampton 14 to nothing.)) ((ROY STANDUP: ))
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S-Heritage


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=FB97-3
GRAPHIC=Heritage/Spotsylvania


In Group 2A; Heritage will vie for it's first ever state title tomorrow at 1:30 at Spotsylvania against the Knights.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Lynchburg; :00


This morning; the Pioneers sent the team off in style with a pep rally as students gathered to make some noise for their boys.
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SOT
IN Q="I think

((PEM APPERSON/HERITAGE HEAD COACH:)) ((MICAH JAMES/HERITAGE SENIOR QUARTERBACK:))
SUPER=01-Pem Apperson/Heritage Head Coach; :00
SUPER=01-Micah James/Heritage Senior Quarterback; :11
RUNS=:20
OUT Q=..used the play here"
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S-Braine


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#FB97-1
GRAPHIC=tech football


Virginia tech athletic Director Jim Weaver spent today on the phone with bowl officials.
SS=Braine


One possible scenario pits the Hokies against their former A.D. Dave Braine
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Yellow Jackets vs. Cavaliers; :00


and Georgia tech. The Yellow Jackets accepted a bid to the Carquest Bowl Wednesday.
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SOT
IN Q="It would

((DAVE BRAINE/GEORGIA TECH ATHLETIC DIRECTOR:))
SUPER=01-Dave Braine/Georgia Tech Athletic Director; :00
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=...up to the game"
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S-UVA


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=VF97-2
GRAPHIC=None
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VO-NAT WIPE TO ENG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Hokies vs. Cavaliers; :00


Meanwhile the 7 and 4 Cavaliers seem lined up to go to the Independence Bowl in Shreveport. Independence bowl officials said today that the cavs; along with Notre Dame and Iowa are the teams highest on the list.
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S-Hoops


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=TB98-1
GRAPHIC=Tech hoops


The 3 and OH Tech men's basketball team plays 5th ranked South Carolina at 7 tonight at the Charlotte Coliseum in the Harris Teeter Pepsi Challenge. Tomorrow evening; the Hokies play 3rd ranked North Carolina. But first the Gamecocks.
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SOT
IN Q="South carolina

((KENNY HARRELL/VA. TECH GUARD:)) ((EDDIE LUCAS/VA. TECH FORWARD:))
SUPER=01-Kenny Harrell/Virginia Tech Guard; :00
SUPER=01-Eddie Lucas/Virginia Tech Forward; :06
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=...A-10 play"
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S-Express


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=ICE-98
GRAPHIC=Express/Richmond


The Express returns to the Roundhouse tonight for a 7:30 battle with Northeast division leading Richmond. Roanoke topped the renegades 7-5 November 19th.
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SOT
IN Q="Richmond

((FRANK ANZALONE/EXPRESS HEAD COACH:)) ((DUANE HARMER/EXPRESS WING:))
SUPER=01-Frank Anzalone/Express Head Coach; :00
SUPER=01-Duane Harmer/Express Wing; :13
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=...do fine"
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S-King


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=BILLY KING


Blue Hills Pro Billy King has won his way on to the Senior's PGA tour for all of next season.
This afternoon, King finished up four rounds of qualifying in Ponte Vedre, Florida by shooting a 69 to finish the week tied for third.
Only the top 8 players earned tour cards for next year.

S-Nascar


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#
GRAPHIC=NASCAR


The NASCAR stars gather in New York tonight for their annual awards banquet.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


But earlier today, Bill Elliott was named the most popular driver of the year.
Awesome Bill from Dawsonville has taken that award 13 out of the last 15 years.
And in other news, South Boston's Jeff Burton is getting a new crew chief.
Frank Stoddard takes over the job for Buddy Parrot who becomes general manager for both the Exide and Valvoline teams.
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