06:00-01

Flooding

ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#97-94
GRAPHIC=Severe Weather


Some heavy rain overnight has left the area with some extra water.
Police are asking motorists to use caution on the roads.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./This Morning;


Some homes off of Palm Valley have already seen some flooding problems this morning.
Police advise calling the power company and the rescue and fire squad if any indoor flooding rises to the level of your electrical box.
Palm Valley, Dent Road and Darby Road are impassible due to high water.
Authorities caution against trying to drive through high water.
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5-Roanoke-Murder


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#597-48
GRAPHIC=murder inv.


A South Roanoke teenager faces a murder charge following a shooting Tuesday night.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Fifteen- year- old Juwan Hale allegedly shot 20- year- old Michael Jermaine Andrews in the driveway of Hale's house Tuesday night.
The two are distant cousins. Andrews' parents say he got a call from Hale and drove to his house a few blocks away.
A neighbor told police Andrews hit Hale in the face before the shooting.
Andrews graduated from Patrick Henry High School last year... The head of the school's art department knew him well, and says Andrews was not the kind of person to seek out a violent confrontation.
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SOT
IN Q=

((FLETCHER NICHOLS/PATRICK HENRY ART DEPT.; I KNOW THAT THESE KINDS OF VIOLENT BEHAVIORS SOMETIMES BECAME A PART OF HIS LIFE BECAUSE OF FRIENDS THAT HE HUNG OUT WITH OR NEIGHBORS OR WHATEVER, BUT HE NEVER WANTED TO DO THOSE KINS OF THINGS, HE NEVER WANTED TO LIVE THAT KIND OF LIFESTYLE, AND THAT'S WHY HE SPENT A LOT OF TIME WITH PEOPLE WHO HAD NON-VIOLENT BEHAVIORS HERE AT SCHOOL))
SUPER=01-Fletcher Nichols/Patrick Henry Art Dept.
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=here at school.
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VO-NAT


If a judge upholds the charges at a preliminary hearing later this month, Hale will be charged as an adult.
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nichols


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=OK bombing trial


It's now up to the judge to decide Terry Nichols' sentence in the Oklahoma City bombing, but it won't be death.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Denver, CO;


Yesterday, the jury deadlocked on how to punish Nichols.
Relatives of the bombing victims expressed disappointment and anger at the impasse.
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wipe/wipe/wipe

UNABOMBER


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=WIPE/WIPE/WIPE
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


In Sacramento, opening statements are set to get underway today in the unabomber trial.
Yesterday, the judge rejected Theodore Kaczynski's eleventh-hour request to fire his attorneys.
Relations have been strained over the defense team's plan to portray Kaczynski as mentally ill.
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5-Rebel


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#597-57
GRAPHIC=Grammy Awards


The world of professional musicians and Grammy awards may seem far away, but one local record label is proving it has what it takes.
Two artists on Rebel Records are nominated for Bluegrass Album of the year.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Fiddler Richard Greene was nominated for "Sales Tax Toddle," a tribute to Bill Monroe.
And Ralph Stanley picked up a nomination for "Short Life of Trouble, Songs of Grayson and Whitter."
The two projects are the first Rebel albums nominated for Bluegrass Grammys.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=NONE


The competition will be tough. The other nominees include Allison Kraus & Union Station, Claire Lynch and Kate MacKenzie. bye is next!!

One-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M97-13
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;



(roll cold out of break)
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SOT
IN Q=welcome back
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Dave Rawlings/Folk Artist; :20
SUPER=12-Roanoke; :47
RUNS=2:29
OUT Q=News 7 Mornin' returns


TapeTosses to break Stocks Comm

E-Jessie


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-84
GRAPHIC=Jessie


Lawyers could wrap up their defense of Kenneth Jessie today.
Yesterday some former Dickenson County inmates took the stand in Jessie's murder case.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


Jessie's the 35- year- man old accused of killing his four- year- old stepdaughter, Annie Leftwich.
SUPER=03-Dickenson Co./File Tape;


He was arrested last spring after the child, who was covered with bruises and scrapes, died in the family's Dickenson County home.
Prosecutors say Annie was gagged to death after something was placed in her mouth.
The inmates were asked to recall a conversation they allegedly had with Kenneth.
(/////SOT/////)

5:19:49
SOT
IN Q=I was

((PATRICK MULLINS/PROSECUTION WITNESS:I WAS JUST TALKING ABOUT, ANNIE, AND STUFF, AND HE TOLD ME THAT. ASKED ME COULD THEY TRACE IF YOU HAD ORAL SEX WITH THE BABY. ))
SUPER=01-Patrick Mullins/Prosecution Witness; :00
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=with the baby.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Four- year- old Annie's mother, Elizabeth, pleaded guilty to second degree murder.
Yesterday she testified Kenneth repeatedly whipped Annie and imprisoned her for days at a time as punishment for bed wetting.
She says the day Annie died her nude body was taped to her urine soaked bed.
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E-Planned-Parenthood


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-87
GRAPHIC=Planned Parenthood


The need for more convenient medical services is the push Planned Parenthood needed to expand its Lynchburg facilities.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Supporters raised 50-thousand dollars to add an examination room and laboratory to the office.
Starting next week, women can go there for things such as pregnancy testing and routine gynecological exams.
Up until now, patients had to travel to Roanoke or Charlottesville for those services.
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SOT 10:19:46
IN Q=We want to

((DAVID NOVA/PLANNED PARENTHOOD: WE WANT TO CONCENTRATE IN LYNCHBURG NOW ON MAKING SURE THAT THE CITIZENS OF LYNCHBURG KNOW THAT THOSE SERVICES ARE OFFERED, AND THAT WE HAVE SOMETHING OF VALUE TO PROVIDE TO THIS COMMUNITY.))
SUPER=01-David Nova/Planned Parenthood; :00
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=to this community.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Nova says there are NO plans to perform abortions in Lynchburg.
But opponents remain unconvinced.
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SOT 13:57:13
IN Q=They're in the

((DAVID LYTLE/ANTI- ABORTION ACTIVIST: THEY'RE IN THE BUSINESS OF ELIMINATING INNOCENT CHILDREN, WHETHER BY SURGICAL ABORTIONS OR BY CHEMICAL ABORTIONS, AND THAT'S CONTRARY TO THE LAW OF GOD.))
SUPER=01-David Lytle/Anti-Abortion Activist; :00
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=law of God.
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VO-NAT


Lytle (LIE-tul) says his group will step up its occasional protests at the Lynchburg office.
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5-Car-Tax


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-53
GRAPHIC=gilmore


Governor-elect Jim Gilmore says he still plans to get rid of the car tax, but it will cost more that he estimated.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


A spokesman for Gilmore says he was NOT trying to mislead voters -- but that he did NOT have the most accurate information to base the tax cut promise.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 06:55:09
IN Q=It seems

((JIM CAMPBELL/VA. ASSOC. OF COUNTIES: IT SEEMS THAT THE CITIZENS OF VIRGINIA WERE EXCITED AND ENCHANTED... MR. GILMORE IS FINDING IT'S A MUCH MORE DIFFICULT ISSUE TO HANDLE.))
SUPER=01-Jim Campbell/Va. Association of Counties;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=to handle.
ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=woodrum


Roanoke Democrat Chip Woodrum says lawmakers are also still committed to some kind of car tax cut -- but that Gilmore may have "a credibility problem" to overcome with the legislature.

E-New-Addresses


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#97-83
GRAPHIC=NONE


Just because the addresses of some Botetourt County residents are changing doesn't mean they're moving.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Botetourt Co.;


9-1-1 workers replaced old route numbers with new street names for many residents yesterday.
This should make it easier in emergencies.
Computers will immediately give 9-1-1 dispatchers the new addresses along with the name of the homeowner.
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SOT 3:15:29
IN Q=When someone

((KIM HARLOW/911 DISPATCHER: WHEN SOMEONE CALLS IN WE DON'T AUTOMATICALLY HAVE THAT INFORMATION. ALL WE HAVE IS THIS BLANK SCREEN, SO THAT'S HOW MUCH WE KNOW. WE DON'T AUTOMATICALLY KNOW WHERE THEY'RE CALLING FROM OR THE NUMBER. SOMETIMES WE CAN GET IT BACK FROM STAR 69, SOMETIMES WE CAN GET IT THROUGH OUR CALLER ID. NOT ALWAYS.))
SUPER=01-Kim Harlow/911 Dispatcher;
RUNS=:19
OUT Q=not always
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VO-NAT


About 25 roads still need names -- and those are up to residents to create.
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SOT 53:16
IN Q=During the address

((SPENCER SUTER/E911 COORDINATOR: DURING THE ADDRESS DELIVERY PROCESS WE'RE GOING TO GIVE THEM ANOTHER CHANCE TO OFFER A NAME FOR THEIR ROAD. IF AT THAT TIME THEY DON'T OFFER US ANY SUGGESTIONS WE'RE GOING TO HAVE TO GO AHEAD AND NAME IT FOR THEM.))
SUPER=01-Spencer Suter/911 Coordinator;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=name it for them
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VO-NAT


Suter says the new system should be in place within six months.
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Two-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;



(toss to Kimberly)
Double Boxes=SPA & KMC


OK-BOMBING


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=OK Trial


The fate of Terry Nichols is now in a judge's hands.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The Denver federal jury that convicted him in the Oklahoma City bombing deadlocked on his punishment. That spares him the federal death penalty although he could still be tried for murder in Oklahoma.
SUPER=03-Denver, CO;


Tearful survivors and relatives of victims of the bombing are condemning the Denver jury.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT

4:00
IN Q=

((FRED ANDERSON/VICTIMS HUSBAND:I DONT THINK THIS JURY UNDERSTOOD FOR HAD ENOUGH GUMPTION TO DO THIS JOB." JANNIE COVERDALE, GRANDMOTHER OF VICTIMS: "I HOPE THE NEXT TIME SOMEBODY DRIVES A TRUCK INTO A BUILDING, I HOPE THEIR LOVED ONES ARENT INSIDE." ))
SUPER=01-Fred Anderson/Victim's Husband; :00
SUPER=01-Jannie Coverdale/Victims' Grandmother; :10
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=in the building.
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VO-NAT


The jury forewoman said jurors could not all agree that the evidence proved Nichols intended to kill anybody by helping Tim McVeigh build the bomb and therefore they could not decide if Nichols deserved execution.
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NAT-WX


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Severe Weather


Throughout the state and much of the southern U-S heavy rain has created flooding problems.
Mudslides are being pushed onto roads in western North Carolina.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pickens Co., SC;

4;11;16
In South Carolina, heavy rains and high winds spawned what authorities think was a tornado.
At least four people were taken to the hospital.
SUPER=03-Nashville, TN;

4:09:43
Another tornado was reported in Tennessee.
A Virginia State helicopter has been sent to the state to help with weather related emergencies. 4:22:48
And in Alabama and Kentucky at least two people are dead after being swept away by floodwaters.
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Local-Flooding


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#97-93
GRAPHIC=Severe Weather


The rain in our area will last throughout the day.
And the rain from last night is already flooding some roads.
Authorities caution against trying to drive through high water.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./This Morning;


Police say Palm Valley, Dent Road and Darby Road are impassible due to high water.
Some homes off of Palm Valley have already seen some flooding this morning.
Police advise calling the power company and the rescue and fire squad if any indoor flooding rises to the level of your electrical box.
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Indoor-Skating


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=djo
TAPE#97-92
GRAPHIC=NONE


Skaterboarders and in-line skaters around Southwest Virginia who usually enjoy their sport outdoors can now take it inside.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


The first phase of a skate park at a New River Valley teen center is complete and open for business. "Straight Street" offers teens a safe place to hang out. Organizers believe this activity may need room for.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT-05:56:04
IN Q=HOPEFULLY, IN THE

((BOB ANDERSON/"STRAIGHT STREET; HOPEFULLY IN THE SPRING, IF THE INTEREST CONTINUES TO GROW AND WE GET THE KIDS COMING OUT, WE'LL GET THE PARKING LOT PAVED. WE NEED HELP WITH THAT SO WE'LL RAISE DONATIONS. WE'LL GET THE FRONT PARKING LOT PAVED. THEN WE'LL EXPAND OUTDOORS WITH SOME MORE RAMPS AND STUFF. THEN STAGE THREE WILL BE GOING INTO A LARGER BUILDING.))
OUT Q=LARGER BUILDING.

BUTT/BUTT/BUTT
(/////SOT/////)
SOT-05:58:36
IN Q=I'VE BEEN

((PAOLO SCARDINA/SKATEBOADER; I'VE BEEN TO A LOT OF DIFFERENT PARKS. A LOT OF THEM VARY, LIKE IN SIZE AND WHAT THEY HAVE. I'VE BEEN TO ONES THAT HAVE BEEN SMALLER THAN THIS. FOR WHAT THEY HAVE HERE, IT'S A GOOD FACILITY.))
SUPER=01-Bob Anderson/"Straight Street"; :00
SUPER=01-Paolo Scardina/Skateboarder; :16
RUNS=:23
OUT Q=GOOD FACILITY.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


In some cities, in-line skaters and skateboarders have been cited for riding in parking lots and on sidewalks.
The region's one-of-a-kind facility may be solution to that problem.
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Three-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M97-13
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon;

Roll cold out of birthdays

(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=this mornin' we
SUPER=15-Steve Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Dave Rawlings/Folk Artist; :26
SUPER=12-Roanoke; :34
RUNS=2:31
OUT Q=to maintain my habit


Steve Live

(toss to Melanie)
Double Boxes=SPA & MEL


5-Warm-Hearth


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#597-56
GRAPHIC=Mornin Health Check


In this morning's health check,
Montgomery Regional Hospital is supporting the "Deliver the Dream" campaign--at the Warm Hearth Health Care Center.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Blacksburg;


The facility's goal is to break the mold of the typical nursing home.
The 50-thousand dollar donation will help fund plans which include landscaping and a modern design.
Montgomery Regional Hospital says its partnership with Warm Hearth will insure quality healthcare in the New River Valley.
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SOT 10:38:19
IN Q=We think

((DAVID WILLIAMS/CEO MONT. REGIONAL HOSPITAL:WE THINK IT'S A NATURAL EXTENSION AT THE HOSPITAL OF OUR OBLIGATION TO SEE TO THE TOTAL WELL BEING OF THE COMMUNITY AS OPPOSED TO JUST THE WELL BEING OF OUR PATIENTS WITHIN OUR WALLS. JOHN SANKEY/WARM HEARTH PRESIDENT:WE ARE STILL IN THE SILENT PHASE OF OUR CAPITAL CAMPAIGN, BUT WE'VE BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL, WE'VE RAISED OVER 600-THOUSAND DOLLARS JUST THROUGH SUCH CALLS AS WE'VE MADE TO THE HOSPITAL. THEY'RE ONE OF THE BIGGEST GIFTS CERTAINLY BUT WE'VE HAD MANY MANY PEOPLE STEP UP TO THE PLATE AND MAKE VERY NICE CONTRIBUTIONS.))
SUPER=01-David Williams/CEO, Montgomery Regional Hosp.; :00
SUPER=08-John Sankey/Warm Hearth President; :11
RUNS=:32
OUT Q=nice contributions.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


The center is scheduled to open in the fall of 19-99.
(TOSS TO BUMP)

BUMP COMM

2-Flooding


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#97-94
GRAPHIC=Severe Weather


Police are advising caution for this morning's rush hour commute.
Some heavy rain overnight has left the area with extra water.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./This Morning;


Some homes off of Palm Valley have already seen flooding this morning.
Police advise calling the power company and the rescue and fire squad if any indoor flooding rises to the level of your electrical box.
Palm Valley, Dent Road and Darby Road are impassible due to high water.
Authorities caution against trying to drive through high water.
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E-Roanoke-Murder


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=eea
TAPE#97-86
GRAPHIC=Murder investigation


A preliminary hearing later this month will determine if a 15- year- old Roanoke murder suspect will be charged as an adult.
Juwan Hale is charged with shooting 20- year- old Michael Jermaine Andrews Tuesday.
Eric Earnhart has details.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=This is where
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00
SUPER=01-Fletcher Nichols/Patrick Henry Art Dept.; :45
SUPER=@File; 1:00
SUPER=10-Michael Andrews/Shooting Victim/April 20, 1997; 1:05
RUNS=1:28
OUT Q=EE, News 7


(( This is where it happened... Michael Andrews' body was found lying in the driveway at 4242 Southern Hills Drive.
Why it happened, is less clear... Andrews parents say he drove here after Juwan Hale called him.
A neighbor told police Andrews got out of his car and hit Hale in the face right before the shots were fired.
Police found the gun in a trash can... The autopsy confirmed Andrews was shot twice in the chest.
But Andrews parents say there was no on-going dispute... They say Micheal, who graduated from High School last year, had just proposed to his girlfriend, was busy working two jobs and preparing for college. He had no time they say, to assault anyone.
At Patric Henry High School, where Andrews was an art student, teachers were stunned by the news.

SOT 15:14:51
IN Q=Michael was

((FLETCHER NICHOLS/PATRICK HENRY ART DEPT.; MICHAEL WAS THE KIND OF PERSON WHO WANTED TO BE THE BEST AND DO THE BEST AT WHATEVER HE TRIED, AND IN OUR ART DEPARTMENT HE BECAME, I GUESS SOMEWHAT OF A CELEBRITY.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=of a celebrity



Nichols says Andrews had a bright future... Last May, he was interviewed by News 7 after he received three job offers at a career fair.

SOT 00:46:30 97-11
IN Q=I was expecting

((MICHAEL ANDREWS/SHOOTING VICTIM; I WAS EXPECTING JUST TO COME HERE AND GET INTERVIEWED, I WASN'T EXPECTING TO GET HIRED. ))
RUNS=:00
OUT Q=to get hired



Nichols says Andrews spent his years at Patrick Henry, trying to get away from the violence he sometimes encountered through his friends.

SOT 15:16:42
IN Q=I would believe

((FLETCHER NICHOLS/PATRICK HENRY ART DEPT.; I WOULD BELIEVE IF SOMEONE TOLD ME THAT MIKE WAS TRYING TO STOP SOMETHING FROM HAPPENING AND GOT CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF IT, BUT I WOULDN'T BELIEVE THAT HE DELIBERATELY WENT SOMEPLACE IN ORDER TO SEEK OUT VIOLENCE. ))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=seek out violence



Eric Earnhart, News 7.))

5-Jessie


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa
TAPE#597-51
GRAPHIC=Jessie


The defense is expected to wrap up its case today in the trail of a Dickenson County man accused of killing his stepdaughter.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Christiansburg;


Yesterday his wife told the Montgomery County jury that he repeatedly beat her daughter in the weeks leading up to her death.
20- year old Elizabeth Jessie says she never checked or fed Annie Leftwich the day she died.
The little girl was imprisoned in a laundry room for days at a time as punishment for bedwetting.
A bookcase and blanket blocked the doorway.
Jessie told jurors when she finally did check on Annie she wasn't breathing and her naked body was taped to the bed.
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5:57:54 tape 2
SOT
IN Q=Commonwealth's

((DONALD ASKINS/DICKENSON CO. PROSECUTOR: COMMONWEALTH'S EXHIBIT 56 SHOWING HER RIGHT HAND WITH THE WRIST AREA WHAT LOOKS LIKE TO BE ROPE MARKS, TIES, LIGATURE MARKS. DO YOU KNOW HOW THEY GOT THERE? ELIZABETH JESSIE/PROSECUTION WITNESS:I GUESS I WAS FROM WHERE I FOUND HER THE WAY SHE WAS TAPED UP. ))
SUPER=02-Donald Askins/Dickenson Co. Prosecutor; :00
SUPER=01-Elizabeth Jessie/Victim's Mother; :11
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=taped up.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Elizabeth Jessie pleaded guilty to child abuse and second degree murder.
Prosecutors believe Annie was gagged to death after something was placed in her mouth.
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E-Rebel-Records


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#97-89
GRAPHIC=Grammy Awards


The Grammy Awards may seem removed from the Roanoke area, but one local record label is getting a racked up some nominations.
Two releases from Rebel Records are nominated for Bluegrass Album of the Year.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Fiddler Richard Greene was nominated for "Sales Tax Toddle," a tribute to the music of Bill Monroe.
And Ralph Stanley picked up a nomination for "Short Life of Trouble, Songs of Grayson and Whitter."
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 05:48:31
IN Q=The criteria have

((DAVE FREEMAN/REBEL RECORDS: THE CRITERIA HAVE CHANGED OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS, WHERE THEY'RE ACKNOWLEDGING MORE OF THE REAL MUSIC VALUE RATHER THAN THE COMMERCIAL VALUE AND WE FEEL COMFORTABLE WITH THAT. IT'S NOT JUST A POPULARITY CONTEST NOW.))
SUPER=01-Dave Freeman/Rebel Records;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=popularity contest now.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


The 40th annual Grammy Awards will be presented February 25th at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=None


In sports,
Liberty knocked off U-V-A with a surprising victory on the hoops court.
For yesterday's scores, let's check the scoreboards.
(/////SOT/////)

WIPE TO MOTION
SUPER=#556
SUPER=x5027;
SUPER=0097-j/Floyd Co./82//Fieldale Coll./58//Travis Cantrell 29 pts//Cave

Spring/49/j/Franklin Co./52//Girls/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Liberty/69//Virginia/64//Staples - 0 Field Goals//Florida St
#13/74/j/Maryland/81///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/East Carolina/90//JMU/60////Old Dominion/50/j/UNC

Wilmington/58///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/G. Washington/90//Duquesne/68////American/56/j/William &

Mary/69///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-/Drexel/57/j/Richmond/66////N.C. State/50/j/Duke #2/64///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Maryville/86//Emory & Henry/54////Va.

Wesleyan/67/j/Lynchburg/78///;
RUNS=:42
OUT Q=....last score."
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Promo


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#97-
GRAPHIC=NONE


The Homestead has stood the test of time over the last two centuries.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Hot Springs;


The resort has recovered from fire and financial problems.
But new ownership and renovations have created a new LOOK for the old landmark.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT tape 1 11:11:50

((MARY SANDERS/HOMESTEAD MARKETING DIR.: CLUB RESORTS, INCORPORATED HAD PURCHASED THE RESORT FOUR YEARS AGO. WE'RE GOING NOW IN OUR FIFTH YEAR, AND WE'VE COMPLETED 23- MILLION- DOLLARS IN RENOVATIONS. SO, IF THE FOLKS IN YOUR VIEWING AREA HAVEN'T BEEN TO SEE THE HOMESTEAD IN A FEW YEARS, IT'S WELL WORTH COMING UP. ))
RUNS=:14
(XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX)

ess full screen wknd am
A look inside the Homestead is the first of our new weekly feature, "Time Off" on News 7 Saturday morning, which gets under way this weekend.
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Double Boxes=Melanie/Kimberly and Steve
(toss)
ANCHOR=Steve
(live ad lib, tease tomorrow)

(ad lib bye) Double Boxes=Melanie/Kimberly and Steve