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ANCHOR=Jean
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Next on News 7-
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Thousands are still without electricty in the NRV-
This man says he had an affair with Monica Lewinsky.
And top high school prospect Lee Suggs announces where he is heading for college.
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Some ice in the morning but then a big meltdown on Thursday at temperatures soar into the 50's. More on that just ahead. medical-heads
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Tonight on Health Check -- More than 25 percent of HIV-positive mothers will pass the disease to their newborns. But a new treatment could help kill the virus in infants.
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Plus --
The way a parent reacts to a baby's cry could impact the child's future health.
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First snow, now rain causing headaches for drivers-- and we could be in for some tricky conditions overnight.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#597-51
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Good evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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Motorists aren't the only ones coping with this recent bout of bad weather.
Thousands across the New River Valley are still without power.
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Teresa Hamilton joins us from Blacksburg with an update on the situation.
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Jean-- crews from North Carolina, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee have been brought in to help AEP restore electricity to the nearly 20-thousand homes without power.
A task that's expected to last well into tomorrow.
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((AMY BALLARD/GILES CO. RESIDENT:A LOT OF THE RESTAURANTS, GAS STATIONS, THAT KIND OF THING HAVE BEEN CLOSED TODAY, SO YOU'VE HAD TO COME TO PEARISBURG TO DO ANYTHING. ))
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Amy Ballard lives in Narrows-- one of the Giles County communities that now resembles a ghost town.
The heavy snow and ice that fell all day yesterday was simply more than the power lines could handle.
Even stop lights were affected by Mother Nature.
This one in Narrows stopped working around three this morning.
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((SCOTT CRAIG/NARROWS POLICE OFFICER: WE'VE HAD SOMEBODY ON HERE AND STAGING HERE MOST OF THE MORNING AND DAY. ))
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( One quick note about road conditions-- most primary roads in the New River

Valley are in good shape-- but many of the secondary roads are still very treacherous.
And a lot have yet to be scraped-- something that may not happen until tomorrow.
Let's check in now with Robin Reed-- you know it's getting quite cold out here.)
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WXPRO/FULL SNOW TOTALS HI-RES SATELLITE WX HEADLINES FIVE DAY FORECAST
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Communities around the Roanoke Valley are also digging out, but it doesn't appear that residents are out of the woods just yet.
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American Electric Power says approximately 800 customers are still without electricity, mostly in Botetourt- in the Eagle Rock area.
Another 17-hundred customers serviced by the Craig-Botetourt Electric Co-op are out of power.
That's because of transmission line problems at a sub station and trees on power lines.
It could be tomorrow or Friday before power is restored.
Meanwhile in Roanoke, steady rainfall means possible flooding.
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((BILL CLARK/PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR; A COUPLE OF HOURS AGO WHEN IT WAS STILL RAINING, WE HAD QUITE A FEW LOCATIONS WHERE CLOGGED STORM DRAINS WERE KEEPING THE WATER FROM RUNNING OF THE STREETS. IN THE LAST FEW HOURS IT HAS CHANGED DRAMATICALLY.))
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City and state transportation workers now turn their attention to the possibility of roads icing over as temperatures drop.


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ANCHOR=Jean
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Much of the rain and snow we've had is draining into Smith Mountain Lake.
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A-E-P estimates the water level will hit about one foot above full pond this afternoon.
The power company is keeping a close eye on the lake, and says more rain this afternoon could push it up higher.
But any flooding around Smith Mountain Lake should be minor.
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5-State-Emergency


ANCHOR=Jean
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One fatality is being blamed tonight on the storm that has swept across Virginia.
An asthma patient in Tazewell could NOT be transported to a local hospital because of heavy snow.
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Governor Jim Gilmore has taken what he calls "the extraordinary step" of declaring a statewide state of emergency.
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((GOV. JIM GILMORE: MY OFFICE HAS OF COURSE BEEN DIRECTING IT THROUGH OUR DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES WHO THEN CAN COORDINATE ALL STATE AGENCIES ALL ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH IN ORDER TO ASSIST THE PEOPLE OF THE SOUTHWEST IN COORDINATION WITH THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES THERE AS WELL. WE'LL MONITOR THE ENTIRE STATE. WE'RE CONCERNED ALSO ABOUT REPORTS THAT WE'RE SEEING OF A LOT OF RAINFALL AND HIGH WINDS IN HAMPTON ROADS... TAKE WHATEVER MEASURES ARE NECESSARY TO PROTECT LIVES.))
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Governor Jim Gilmore says National Guard units have already been activated in far southwest Virginia, and are on standby throughout the rest of the state.

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More trouble for President Clinton today, as Air Force One gets stuck in the mud at an Illinois airport. That story is just ahead--
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also the latest on the Monica Lewinsky story-- a former boyfriend is speaking out about their affair and her credibility.
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ANCHOR=Tonya

In health news -- A gene mutation that slows the progression of AIDS in adults is also helping newborns infected with H-I-V. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean


It's a different approach to food shopping-- the co-op.
ANCHOR=Tonya


Patrick Evans will take us to a Roanoke store--that's a little later on News 7 at Five. cc sponsor
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Air Force One got stuck in the mud this afternoon-
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The jet was taxing for takeoff when the right wheel rolled off the runway.
The Boeing 707 was attempting to leave Champaign, Illinois where the President spoke.
A backup plane was there ready to take the President.
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Back in Washington, the investigation into sex allegations against the President moved on.
Prosecutors questioned former White House chief of staff Leon Panetta.
Monica Lewinsky started her internship working in his office.
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No word on whether Lewinsky's married former drama instructor will be called.
Andy Bleiler (BLY-err) said he had a five year affair with Lewinsky-
He says she later bragged about having an affair with a high ranking federal official.
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((TERRY GILES/BLEILER'S ATTORNEY: DURING THE ENTIRE TIME THAT MONICA WORKED AT THE WHITE HOUSE AND PENTAGON SHE WAS IN CONSTAND COMMUNICATION WITH ANDY AND KATHY. KATHY NOT KNOWING OF OF THE AFFAIR OF COURSE, THOUGHT MONICA WAS A FRIEND, SOMETIMES THAT COMMUNICATION WOULD BE AS MUCH AS FOUR OR FIVE PHONE CALLS A DAY.))
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Giles says Bly-err will turn over documents about the affair to a special prosecutor Kenneth Starr.
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5-Ethics-Clinton


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The media's coverage of the President gets a failing grade from two Washington and Lee professors.
Eric Earnhart is in the newsroom with more...
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Jean, Lou Hodges is often called on to comment on media's ethics or lack there-of...
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He calls the press coverage of the so-called "Washington Scandal"... disasterous.
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(( He's been "crisis coverage" in the media for years, but Lou Hodges says nothing has been quite like this.
Pushed by competition, live technology and and 24 hour news demanding constant updates, the press, Hodges says, is leaving out a crucial part of the process.

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((LOU HODGES/W&L JOURNALISM ETHICS PROFESSOR; THE DIFFICULTY IS THERE'S NO EDITOR. IT'S VERY DIFFICULT, IF YOU'RE GOING TO GET SOMETHING ON THE AIR FIVE MINUTES AFTER YOU HAVE IT, TO RUN IT THROUGH AN EDITORIAL PROCESS BY WHICH YOU CAN DISTINGUISH BETWEEN ALLEGATION AND TRUTH.))
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Halford Ryan teaches public speaking, and edited a book on political rhetoric... he says the press is making too much of the Presidents carefully worded statements.

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((HALFORD RYAN/W&L PROFESSOR; IT MAKES IT DIFFICULT FOR HIM TO RESPOND EXACTLY TO WHAT HE SHOULD DEFEND, AND SO I THINK THE AMERICAN PEOPLE OUGHT TO LOOK NO ONLY AT HIS MESSAGE, BUT AT THE ACCUSATIONS AND ALSO THE WAY THE MEDIA IS MANAGING IT, BECAUSE TO SOME DEGREE ALL OF THEM ARE DOING A DISSERVICE.))
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Hodges also finds it disturbing that the media appears willing, and even eager to act as a pawn in a political fight.

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((LOU HODGES/W&L JOURNALISM ETHICS PROFESSOR; THE PRESS HAS SIMPLY BEEN DRAGGED ALONG LIKE A LITTLE DOG, FOLLOWING AND BEING WILLING TO BE MANIPULATED BY THE ACTORS IN THE WHOLE DRAMA. THAT'S A TERRIBLE ROLE FOR THE PRESS TO PLAY, A TERRIBLE WAY TO ACT.))))
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Hodges says he's hopefull that the media will learn from this experience, and handle the next big event, whatever it may be, a little differently, Jean?
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5-US-Iraq


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Tensions with Iraq are not letting up-
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As the possiblity of a military strike looms larger- the Secretary of State is heading overseas.
She'll try to bolster support for a tough stance against Saddam Hussein.
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((MADELEINE ALBRIGHT/SECRETARY OF STATE: I WILL BE EXPLAINING THE AMERICAN POSITION TO LEADERS IN THE COUNTRIES I VISIT. WHILE MAKING IT CLEAR THAT WHILE CONFRNTING THE CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER POSED BY IRAQ'S LAWLESSNESS, THE DIPLOMATIC STRING IS RUNNING OUT.))
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Albright will visit France and Britian and hold talks with Russia's foreign minister.

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A trip to the grocery store takes on a different meaning when you shop at a co-op.
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When weather likes this hits, most people end up at their local grocery store.
Double Boxes=Jean and Patrick/Microwave


Patrick Evans has a story about a different kind of grocery store that's been quietly doing business for many years in Roanoke's Grandin Road neighborhood.
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The Winter Olympics kick off in just a little more than a week--and all eyes will be on the ice. We'll have a preview of the figure skating competition.
ANCHOR=Tonya


In tonight's health check report --
Not knowing how to comfort a crying baby is a frustration for many parents.
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But now medical research suggests the PITCH of a baby's cry can actually prompt abusive behavior.
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((DR. PHILLIP ZESKIN:WHEN YOU TALK ABOUT CHILD ABUSE, PHYSICAL CHILD ABUSE, ONE OF THE BEST PREDICTORS OF WHO GETS ABUSED IS THE CHILD'S CHARACTERISTICS. AND THE CHILD'S CHARACTERISTICS MOST FREQUENTLY MENTIONED IS I COULDN'T STAND THAT CHILD'S CRYING ANYMORE.))
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Good afternoon I'm Keith Humphry with a preview of one of the stories you'll see coming up on NEWS 7 at SIX--
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Virginia Museum of Natural History board members regroup today after a budget blow from Jim Gilmore-- one that surprised his predecessor.
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: I'M SURE THEY FEEL LIKE GOSH IF THIS GETS STUDIED IT'S LIKE IT'S ON ICE AND IT JUST KEEPS GETTING PUSHED OFF.))
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We'll have the latest on what Martinsville hopes will be a 20- million dollar museum and showplace, once the politicking is over.
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That's coming up at top of the hour on NEWS 7 at SIX Jean.


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The government is warning about a common virus that can be fatal in children.
Symptoms resemble that of a cold -- but it doesn't go away.
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R-S-V is so dangerous some young patients can only be treated with a pump that bypasses the lungs until a child's injured lungs can heal themselves.
Despite such treatments, nationwide R-S-V takes 45-hundred lives every year.
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((DR. DAVID JAIMOVICH/HOPE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL:IN THE I-C-U WE PROBABLY SEE SOMEWHERE BETWEEN 150-200 PATIENTS A YEAR.))
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The government expects cases of R-S-V to peak over the next two months.
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Adults also get R-S-V, but it usually only develops into a bad cold.

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Many parents can tell you exactly what their baby's cry means...a dirty diaper, hunger or even colic. But did you know that your baby's cry may be able to predict his or her health in the future?
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A ten year study followed two groups of healthy children starting from birth.
The only difference was the mother's behavior during pregnancy.
Researchers then compared the cries of the two groups.
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((DR. PHILLIP ZESKIN/CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER:THIS IS THE CRY OF A NORMAL HEALTHY,TWO DAY OLD.))
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Doctors say the pitch is different in the babies in the at risk group.
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((DR. PHILLIP ZESKIN/RESEARCHER:THOSE BABIES WHO HAD THE ABNORMAL CRY SOUNDS BY OUR DETECTION METHODS HAD ALL KINDS PROBLEMS RANGING FROM ATTENTION DEFICIT TO MENTAL RETARDATION.))
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Doctor says the mother of the baby with the high pitched cry drank alcohol while pregnant.
Researchers also say babies need stimulation when they are upset.
If a parent ignores a crying baby, the experts say that may indicate a future potential for abuse. The theory is that if parents are irritated by the crying they may not be able to contain their anger as the child grows older.
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5-AIDS


ANCHOR=Tonya
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A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds a gene mutation that slows the progression of AIDS in adults also helps newborns.
The mutation is believed to be absent in African-Americans and Asians but present in 10 percent to 15 percent of whites. DISSOLVE TO PINNACLE FULLSCREEN/HIV STUDY
By age 8, only 11 percent of HIV-infected babies with the gene mutation had suffered serious AIDS-related illness, compared with 49 percent of babies who lacked the mutation.
Researchers say the finding could someday help scientists develop new drugs to prevent or kill HIV infection in newborns.
2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean

In sports--where will William Fleming star Lee Suggs play college football?
ANCHOR=Tonya

And another Friday Football Extra standout has also announced his college pick today. Here's Mike Stevens with more.

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Welcome folks to the midweek ticker that begins with a bang for a former Friday Football Extra player of the week.
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William Fleming running back Lee Suggs, a three time player of the week who led the Colonels to the state championship game in Division Five this past season and rushed for a mind boggling 2 thousand 8 hundred and 92 years in his senior season has finally picked his college.
Roy Stanley has the envelope.
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The Hokies also got another huge commitment today as quarterback Michael Vick from Warwick High School picked Tech over Syracuse.
Vick is a Super Prep magazine all-american who had 47 career touchdown passes.
Vick is six-two and weighs 190 pounds.

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VMI received a verbal commitment from Franklin County kicker Matt Maxey late this afternoon.
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Flanked by his parents' Maxey announced his decision to attend VMI. The senior says VMI has offered him a partial scholarship.
Maxey, who was second team all state this past season; set Eagle records for longest field goal; 51 yards, and most kicking career points. Academics also played a major role in this B plus student's decision to join the keydets.
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ANCHOR=Mike
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Finally, in basketball; the Roanoke college/Emory & Henry men's basketball game tonight has been postponed due to weather conditions in the Emory area. It has been rescheduled for February 18th at 7;30 at Roanoke.
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The inclement weather has also forced us to move Hometown Hoops weekly to tomorrow. Have a safe Wednesday everybody.

5-Kicker


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The Olympics are just around the corner- and all eyes are focusing on the athletes.
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One of those stars is 14 year old Tara Lipinski- who hopes to skate her way to a gold medal.
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((YOU KNOW I'VE BEEN DREAMING OF IT NOW FOR 12 YEARS AND NOW IT'S HAPPENED AND I'M STILL IN SHOCK THAT I'M GOINNA BE GOING TO NAGANO AND I'M GONNA HAVE THE JACKETS AND THE RING JUST BEING AN OLYMPIAN IT'S GONNA BE SO EXCITING.))
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Lipinski says there's not a rivalry between she and Michelle Kwan-
She says they're both just going for the same dream.
You can see more of Bryant s interview with Tara Lapinski- on Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel tonight on your hometown station. (----------------)