06:00-01

ANCHOR=Melanie

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VO-NAT


The national director of Operation rescue has begun serving his prison sentence in Lynchburg on a trespassing conviction.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie


And the U-N Secretary leaves New York for talks with Saddam Hussein, hoping to avoid a U-S led military strike.
ANCHOR=Kimberly


The mercury will be warming up nicely again today.
Meantime, some sunshine will break through in parts of southwest Virginia-- while pesky drizzle lingers in the Greenbrier Valley.
ANCHOR=Steve
(ad lib live tease)

2-shot
ANCHOR=MelanieOpen





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SUPER=15-Melanie/Moon;
SUPER=15-Kimberly/McBroom;
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;



IRAQ


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=iraq conflict


U-N Secretary-General Kofi Annan leaves for Iraq today ready with a proposal for Saddam Hussein.
It calls for diplomats to accompany U-N weapons inspectors to sites Iraq has declared off limits.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Baghdad, Iraq;

4:01:10
Meantime U-N staff members are headed out of Baghdad.
Some 30 workers left the Iraqi capital today aboard a bus headed for Jordan.
Another 30 are expected to leave tomorrow.
SUPER=03-Fort Stewart, GA;

4:03:16
Back at home about 1,000 soldiers left Fort Stewart, Georgia yesterday for Kuwait.
They are the first of a 3,000 troop deployment from Fort Stewart.
(----------------)


S-Operation-Rescue


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-96
GRAPHIC=Abortion


The Reverend Flip Benham is waking up this morning, in jail.
The national director of the anti- abortion group Operation Rescue has begun serving his six-month sentence, even as attorneys appeal his trespassing conviction.
Steve Smallshaw has the story.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Flip Benham
SUPER=03-Lynchburg; :00
SUPER=04-November 10, 1997; :09
SUPER=01-Ethan Ontjes/Prosecutor; :23
SUPER=01-Mike DePrimo/Benham's Attorney; :34
SUPER=@ssm1; :43
SUPER=01-Flip Benham/Operation Rescue Director; :56
RUNS=1:16
OUT Q=News7, Lynchburg.


(( Flip Benham began his long walk to jail around 10:30 Wednesday, but the wheels of justice were set in motion last November.
A judge ruled that's when Benham was trespassing when he and a hundred Liberty University students staged an anti- abortion rally on the campus of E.C. Glass High School.
Prosecutors say it wasn't Benham's message that got him in trouble.. he just didn't follow the rules.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:33:36
IN Q=If you're planning

((ETHAN ONTJES/PROSECUTOR: IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO DO A DEMONSTRATION, ANY KIND OF DEMONSTRATION, NO MATTER WHAT YOUR MESSAGE IS YOU NEED TO GO THROUGH THE PROPER PEOPLE AND GET PERMISSION.)) RUNS:10
OUT Q=and get permission.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:19:49
IN Q=I think that

((MIKE DEPRIMO/BENHAM'S ATTORNEY: I THINK THAT PERHAPS THE COURT DIDN'T QUITE CONSIDER THE MAGNITUDE OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT IN RENDERING HIS DECISION, AND WE'RE GOING TO APPEAL ON THAT BASIS.)) RUNS:09
OUT Q=on that basis.
(/////SOT/////)

Standup
IN Q=So for the

((So for the next several months, Flip Benham will have to continue his ministry from within the confines of a Lynchburg City jail cell. He says he's not doing this for the publicity or because he considers himself a martyr for the anti- abortion cause.)) RUNS:13
OUT Q=anti-abortion cause.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 10:15:17
IN Q=It is a

((FLIP BENHAM/OPERATION RESCUE DIRECTOR: IT IS A VERY SIMPLE, LITTLE THING AND WHAT THE APOSTLE PAUL SAID I THINK IS TRUE: THAT I PRAY MY CONFINEMENT WILL ENCOURAGE THE BROTHERS AND SISTERS TO STAND UP AND RIGHTFULLY REPRESENT THE HEART OF THE LORD, AND I BELIEVE THAT THAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN BECAUSE GOD IS GOD, AND I AM NOT, THANK GOD.)) RUNS:14
OUT Q=thank God.


Co- defendants John Reyes and Jeff Brown remain free on bond, while their appeals are considered.

Steve Smallshaw, News7, Lynchburg.))CARAY


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=NONE


The voice of the Chicago Cubs has died.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;

4:16:38
Baseball announcer Harry Caray died yesterday in California, four days after suffering a heart attack.
A hospital officials say Caray died of brain damage caused by the heart attack.
Caray, who's radio and television career spanned almost 60 years, was believed to be 80- years- old.
(----------------)


SKATING-MEDAL


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Nagano 98


After skating near flawless performances last night American figure skaters Michelle Kwan and Tara Lipinski are back on the ice this morning practicing for their Friday showdown in the free skate competition.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Nagano, Japan;

4:07:41
Kwan finished first in the short program, putting her in first place.
Two-time American champion Tara Lipinski is in second place.
SUPER=04-Wednesday;


But American skater Nicole Bobek, also favored for a medal, had problems with her jumps, and judges placed her 17th out of 28 contestants taking her out of medal contention.
(----------------)


Future-Medalist


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=djo
TAPE#=98-14
GRAPHIC=NONE


Michelle Kwan and Tara Lipinski are favored to bring home the women's figure skating gold in this year's Nagano Winter Olympics.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


But to win future competitions, two of the world's most prolific skaters may be challenged by one of the Roanoke Valley's own.
Seven- year- old Coral Wood was taught to skate by her father less than a year ago.
But she says it won't be long before she takes on some opponents.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT-17:03:23
IN Q=I REALLY

((CORAL WOOD/FUTURE FIGURE SKATER; I REALLY DON'T KNOW. I GUESS NEXT YEAR OR SOMETHING.))
SUPER=01-Coral Wood/Future Figure Skater;
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=OR SOMETHING.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The youngster has progressed well since the first of her seven ice skating lessons.
According to her mom, Coral does pretty well at about anything she tries.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT-17:08:28
IN Q=SHE'S A GOOD

((FRAN WOOD/CORAL'S MOM; SHE'S A GOOD MOUNTAIN BIKER. I THOUGHT IT WAS GOING TO TAKE HER A WHILE ON THAT. BUT SHE GOT ON HER BIKE AND TOOK OFF, SO. SHE'S A PRETTY TOUGH COOOKIE.))
SUPER=01-Fran Wood/Coral's Mom;
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=TOUGH COOKIE.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Coral says she would like to compete for olympic gold one day.
Her parents say, whatever the sacrifice, if skating is what their daughter wants to do, they're in her corner all the way.
(----------------)


1-Sports


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=lba
TAPE#=sports cut in
GRAPHIC=None


In sports,
It was an all star effort in the Roanoke Valley District Tournament.
Mike Stevens has highlights.
Good Morning Mike.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Good Morning
RUNS=1:42
OUT Q=little bit.



ANCHOR=Melanie
(Melanie ad lib toss to Kimberly/Wx)


One-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M98-2
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;


Roll Cold out of Break
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=welcome back
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Jan Cocke/Roanoke; :43
SUPER=13-Dorthy Cullen/Roanoke; 1:01
SUPER=13-Lucille Lewis/Roanoke; 1:12
RUNS=3:26
OUT Q=News 7 Mornin' Returns



(tape tosses to stocks)

STOCKS COMMstocks
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SUPER=432-u/55*/h@/18@/h#/40'/h1#/51%/hc/50b;
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E-Bowman


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


The historic Hotel Botetourt may have gone up in flames last August at the hand of one of its residents.
(------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Fincastle;


A judge says there's reason to believe 30- year- old Duane Bowman set fire to the Hotel Botetourt -- destroying the home for handicapped adults.
No one was hurt.
Bowman lived on the second floor of the home -- and apparently admitted he set fire to his curtains.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:01:27
IN Q=And then Duane

((VOICE OF CAROL SLOAN/HOTEL BOTETOURT EMPLOYEE: AND THEN DUANE SPOKE UP AND SAID I SET MY CURTAINS ON FIRE WITH A CIGARETTE WHICH AT THE TIME I COULDN'T FIGURE OUT HOW HE DID THIS WITH A CIGARETTE.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=with a cigarette
(------------)
VO-NAT


The employee says Bowman later changed his story to say he started the fire with a lighter, not a cigarette.
A fire investigator says he has no doubt Bowman set the fire -- and Bowman told HIM the hotel owed him money.
A grand jury will decide in March if Bowman will stand trial for arson.
(------------)


S-Annie's-Bill


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa/EQu
TAPE#97-94
GRAPHIC=Death Penalty


Torturing a child could bring the death penalty under a bill that's winging through the General Assembly.
The House of Delegates approved "Annie's Bill" yesterday on a vote of 93 to five.
It's named for four- year- old Annie Leftwich.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The Dickenson County girl died after months of repeated abuse by her mother and stepfather who were tried in Montgomery County.
SUPER=03-Christiansburg/January;


When the four- year- old died she was gagged and bound to her urine- soaked baby bed in a cramped utility room with wild squirrels.
The child's parents were each sentenced to the maximum 50- years in prison.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=Death Penalty


The bill would make such a killing a capital crime.

It now goes to the state Senate.Grayson-Murder


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


The trial of one of the men charged with burning and beheading another man in Grayson County was postponed last week and now there's a request to delay the second suspect's trial.
Louis Ceparano's attorney asked to postpone Ceparano's capital murder trial, now scheduled for April first.
The issue is whether Ceparano was too drunk to have intended to kill Garnett Johnson last summer, so his lawyer wants a toxicologist to evaluate alcohol's effect on his client.

E-Mason-Dixon


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-98
GRAPHIC=News 7 poll


November's election may be nothing more than a memory, but more is now known about what it will take to repeal the "car tax".
A new NEWS 7/Mason-Dixon poll shows Don Beyer might have tried a food tax cut, but he still might have lost.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Stacked up head to head, 45-percent say they favor repealing the car tax.
37-percent favor repealing the sales tax on food.
18-percent say neither, or they're not sure.
But the breakdown along gender lines is interesting.
52-percent of men favor repealing the car tax, versus 30-percent who'd get rid of the food tax.
Only 38-percent of women would repeal the car tax.
44-percent picked the food tax cut.
The Governor has the positive spin.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:48
IN Q=If you

((GOV. JIM GILMORE: IF YOU LOOK AT THE ELECTION, YOU WILL SEE THERE WAS NO GENDER GAP IN THE ELECTION. SO I THINK THE WORKING WOMEN OF THIS STATE DEFINITELY WANT TO SEE TAX RELIEF. AND LET'S FACE IT, WE WOULDN'T BE TALKING ABOUT TAX RELIEF AT ALL IF I HADN'T RUN ON A PROGRAM OF TAX RELIEF.))
SUPER=@Gilmore;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=tax relief.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


But if state revenues decline and paying for the car tax cut requires new revenue-
only 30-percent of those polled would pay higher sales or income taxes to make that happen.
And only 14-percent would agree to higher local property taxes to pay for the car tax cut.
(----------------)


S-Police-Accreditation


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=98-3
GRAPHIC=None


Lexington's Police Department will be honored at tonight's city council meeting.
The force of 15 sworn officers became the smallest in Virginia to receive state accreditation.
(------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington


They've been trying for the honor since January of 19-96 and were approved after changing some department policies and passing a recent review.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 12.04.29 - 12.04.42
IN Q=This is the

((CHIEF BRUCE BEARD/LEXINGTON POLICE DEPT.:THIS IS THE HIGHLIGHT OF MY CAREER. I'VE BEEN HERE WITH THE LEXINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT FOR 28 YEARS AND I'VE BEEN CHIEF OF POLICE FOR 11 YEARS AND I'M VERY HAPPY THAT WE WERE ABLE TO COMPLETE THIS TASK.))
SUPER=01-Chief Bruce Beard/Lexington Police Dept.
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=complete this task.
(------------)
VO-NAT


The force serves about 7,000 people in Lexington--most of whom are students at Washington and Lee University and V-M-I.
Chief Beard says accreditation will standardize department operations and improve the department's standing in the community.
(------------)


2-Scores


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


In sports,
Almost 20 points separated U-V-A and N-C State by the end of the game.
For yesterday's scores, let's check the scoreboards.
(/////SOT/////)

WIPE TO MOTION
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5027;
SUPER=0098-/Virginia/55/j/N.C. State/74//Staples 3 of 13//Dayton/53/j/Virginia

Tech/54//Grindstaff 13 Points//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-/Emory & Henry/73/j/Roanoke/81//Hungate 20 Points//W&L/62/j/E.

Mennonite/72///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Ga. Tech/72//Florida State/59////VCU/63/j/UNC

Wilmington/85//Byington 19 Points/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Duke #2/70//Clemson/66////East Carolina/69/j/William &

Mary/74///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Hampton/71//Norfolk St./70////NC

Wesleyan/84/j/Averett/96//Morrison 37 Points/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0097-j/G.W. Danville/87//E.C. Glass/71//Western Boys/j/G.W.

Danville/70//Halifax Co./53//Western Girls/;
SUPER=#555;reset
RUNS=:42
OUT Q=..........last score."
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Two-Steve


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


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;



Double Boxes=KMC & SPA
(toss to Kimberly)


us-IRAQ


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Iraq conflict


U-N Secretary-General Kofi Annan departs for Iraq today in a last ditch effort to break the standoff over weapons inspections.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Baghdad, Iraq;

4:01:10
Meantime U-N staff members are headed out of Iraq as a precaution against an American attack.
Some 30 workers left Baghdad today.
Another 30 are expected to leave tomorrow.
SUPER=03-Fort Stewart, GA;

4:03:16
Back at home about 1,000 soldiers left Fort Stewart, Georgia yesterday for Kuwait.
They are the first of a 3,000 troop deployment from Fort Stewart.
(----------------)


5-Robb


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#598-5
GRAPHIC=chuck Robb


Virginia's Senator Chuck Robb is weighing in the Iraq conflict.
Robb says the U-S should either repeal or modify its ban on assassinating foreign leaders.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Robb says that would deprive Saddam Hussein of the peace of mind that comes from knowing U-S law prohibits an attack on him personally.
Robb says he's NOT advocating assassination -- just trying to make Saddam "more receptive" to negotiations.

(--------0--------)OLYMPICS



ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=Nagano 98


American figure skaters Michelle Kwan and Tara Lipinski are back on the ice this morning practicing for their Friday showdown in the free skate competition.
Jim Nantz has highlights of their near flawless performances.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=
SUPER=03-Nagano, Japan/CBS Sports;
SUPER=01-Michelle Kwan/U.S. Figure Skater;
SUPER=01-Tara Lipinski/U.S. Figure Skater;
SUPER=01-Jim Nantz/Reporting;
RUNS=1:46
OUT Q=cbs news, nagano.

((
Michelle Kwan brought grace and technical perfection to the ice for the women's short program. When the night was over, she emerged as the leader.
MICHELLE KWAN, U.S. FIGURE SKATER:"I NAILED IT! I FELT REALLY GOOD, ETC I DID IT."
Tara Lipinski had no complaints, either. The look on her face as she skated gave away her emotions.
TARA LIPINSKI, U.S. FIGURE SKATER:IT WAS THE BEST MOMENT OF MY LIFE. FELT LIKE CRYING.
But for Nicole Bobek, there will be no medal at these games. She fell on her first jump and made other mistakes that cost her dearly. She ended the night in 17th place, leaving the ice in tears. So, going into Friday's freeskate, Kwan and Lipinski are poised for gold and silver if they skate as well as they did in the short program.

(40KM CROSS COUNTRY RELAY)

One of the closest finishes in Olympic history happened in the men's 40-kilometer cross country relay. Thomas Alsgaard of Norway got his right ski across the finish line 2-tenths of a second ahead of Italy's Silvio Fauner, to give the Norwegian team the gold. The team victory gave Norway's Bjorn Dahlie 7 career Olympic gold medals, more than any other winter Olympian in history.

(COMING UP)

Coming up on CBS prime time, more speed skating, the women's thousand-meter race featuring Chris Witty of the U.S. She won the bronze in the 15-hundred, but this is her event-- she holds the world record. In Nagano, Jim Nantz, CBS Sports.))

S-Bowman


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tte
TAPE#=97-97
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


Depression is the reason a resident of the historic Hotel Botetourt gave for setting the place on fire.
(------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Fincastle;


30- year- old Duane Bowman lived at the home for disabled adults -- which was demolished by fire last August.
SUPER=04-August 1997


All 29 residents were safely evacuated.
Bowman told a home employee and a sheriff's deputy he had set fire to his curtains with a cigarette lighter. The fire investigator says Bowman was angry about money.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:26:54
IN Q=He was telling me

((VOICE OF NELSON TOLLEY/SHERIFF'S DEPUTY: HE WAS TELLING ME ABOUT THE MONEY, THEY OWED HIM MONEY, THEY WERE CHEATING HIM OUT OF MONEY. HE HAD NO WELFARE, HE DIDN'T HAVE MONEY TO BUY CIGARETTES OR FOOD.))
SUPER=02-Nelson Tolley/Botetourt Co. Sheriff's Dept.
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=cigarettes or food
(------------)
VO-NAT


Both attorneys agree Bowman's sanity is at question.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 14:46:00
IN Q=I think we're going to be

((JOEL BRANSCOM/COMMONWEALTH'S ATTY: I THINK WE'RE GOING TO BE LOOKING AT WHAT WE DO WITH MR. BOWMAN. KEEP HIM IN A PENITENTIARY OR FIND SOMEPLACE THAT YOU CAN HOUSE HIM SAFELY WHERE HE'S ALSO ABLE TO GET TREATMENT.))
SUPER=01-Joel Branscom/Prosecutor;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=get treatment.
(------------)
VO-NAT


A grand jury will decide in March whether Bowman stands trial for arson.
(------------)


3-Sports


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=lba
TAPE#=sports cut in
GRAPHIC=None


In sports,
It came down to the last basket as Dayton challenged the Virginia Tech.
Mike Stevens has more.
Good Morning Mike.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Let's check
RUNS=1:46
OUT Q=today everybody.



ANCHOR=Melanie
(Melanie ad lib toss to Kimberly/Wx)

Lottery
Pick 3/Pick 4/Cash 5/Lotto
SUPER=67-8/2/3/5/9/2/9/5/6/10/20/29/2/6/15/26/27/34;



SUPER=#555; RESET


Three-Steve


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spa
TAPE#M98-2
GRAPHIC=NONE


On Record
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;

ROLL COLD OUT OF BIRTHDAYS
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=This Mornin'
SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon; :00
SUPER=13-Lucille Lewis/Roanoke; :28
SUPER=13-Dorthy Cullen/Roanoke; :45
SUPER=13-Jan Cocke/Roanoke; :58
SUPER=12-Roanoke; 1:07
RUNS=2:33
OUT Q=every 4 years


Steve Live

double Boxes=SPA & MEL
(toss to Melanie)


E-2Generation-RX


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=tfl
TAPE#98-15
GRAPHIC=Mornin Health Check


In this morning's health check,
SS=Generation RX


Studies show more than 99-percent of teenagers are not treated by adolescent health specialists.
Teenagers between the ages of 13 and 17 use the health care system less than any other age group.
(XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX)

Take Fullscreen
In part two of our series on adolescent health care, Tonya Flory reports it's a matter of privacy for teens.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=Teenagers say
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00
SUPER=01-Priscilla Gillespie/17 Years Old; :15
SUPER=01-Christy Fagg/18 Years Old; :31
SUPER=01-Dr. Luthur Beazley/Pediatrician; :24
SUPER=01-Shenay Byers/17 Years Old; :53
SUPER=@Tonya1; 1:03
SUPER=01-Timothy Barbour/16 Years Old; 1:30
RUNS=1:48
OUT Q=News 7.

(( Teenagers say even though they have plenty questions about their developing bodies and minds -- they don't feel comfortable addressing certain subjects with their doctors.
The main reason they fail to get health care -- they don't feel a personal problem will be kept private.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:04:02
IN Q=Some things

((PRISCILLA GILLESPIE/17-YEAR OLD:SOME THINGS I WON'T TELL HIM BECAUSE I'M AFRAID THAT HE'LL TELL MY MOM OR MY PARENTS.))
RUNS=:04
OUT Q=or my parents


Others feel uneasy talking about subjects like sex with someone whose treated them since they were a baby.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:18:20
IN Q=A lot


((DR. LUTHUR BEAZLEY/PEDIATRICIAN:A LOT OF THESE KIDS I HAVE KNOWN ALL THEIR LIVES NOW THAT CAN BE GOOD OR BAD IT CAN BE SOUR BEFORE YOU GET THERE OR IT CAN BE VERY STRONG.))
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=very strong
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 04:17:17
IN Q=If a doctor

((CHRISTY FAGG/18-YEARS OLD:IF A DOCTOR TREATS YOU LIKE YOU'RE A CHILD THEN YOU'RE NOT GOING TO WANT TO OPEN UP TO HIM AND EXPRESS YOURSELF.))
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=express yourself]


Many doctors understand the responsibility of getting to know more about patients than just their physical condition, but the hard part is gaining their trust.
Federal law mandates doctor/patient confidentiality on all issues, no matter how sensitive -- but it's a right many young patient don't know they have.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:06:37
IN Q=Doctors just

((SHENAY BYERS/17-YEAR OLD:DOCTORS ARE JUST WORRIED ABOUT YOUR HEALTH THEY DON'T ASK ABOUT HOW YOUR DAY WAS OR YOUR BOYFRIEND OR ANYTHING LIKE HOW MUCH YOU EAT, WHAT'S YOUR WEIGHT.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=your weight
(/////STAND-UP/////)
SOT 02:59:47
IN Q=But there

((@TONYA1:BUT THERE'S MORE TO TREATING A TEENAGER THAN JUST A ROUTINE PHYSICAL EXAM, BEFORE DOCTORS CAN GET THEM TO STICK OUT THEIR TONGUES AND SAY AAAHHH, THEY FIRST HAVE TO OPEN THEIR MOUTHS AND COMMUNICATE.))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=and communicate
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 03:24:34
IN Q=They can


((DR. LUTHUR BEAZLEY/PEDIATRICIAN:THEY CAN BE IN TO ALL KINDS OF AWFUL STUFF, SUBSTANCE ABUSE, SEXUAL ACTIVITY, UNBELIEVABLE THINGS AND PRESENT THEMSELVES VERY WELL IN MY OFFICE AND I'M ABSOLUTELY FOOLED JUST LIKE ANY HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS.))
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=healthcare professionals


sometimes teens need something medicine won't cure.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 02:45:34
IN Q=Doctors and psychiatrists

((TIMOTHY BARBOUR/16-YEAR OLD:DOCTORS LIKE PSYCHIATRIST THEY PRESCRIBE PILLS BUT THERE'S NO MAGIC PILL, IT'S GOING TO CURE YOUR PROBLEM NOW, BUT IT NOT GOING TO END IT.))
RUNS=:10


And even though the message to get help is out there -- understanding what teenagers really need is still a puzzle for most doctors and parents. Tonya Flory, News 7.))
ANCHOR=Melanie
(TOSS TO BUMP)

BUMP

COMME-Operation-Rescue


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=ssm
TAPE#97-96
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


It was night one in jail for one of the nation's leading anti-abortion activists as he began his six-month sentence for trespassing in Lynchburg.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg


Reverend Flip Benham surrendered to jail authorities yesterday morning, following his conviction Tuesday in Lynchburg circuit court.
Benham and two Liberty University students were found guilty of trespassing on the grounds of E-C Glass High School last November.
All three are appealing the verdict, but Benham's bond would not allow him to return home to Texas while his appeal is heard.
So the Operation Rescue director decided to get his jail time over with.
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SOT 10:14:35
IN Q=We went in

((REV. FLIP BENHAM/OPERATION RESCUE DIRECTOR: WE WENT IN COURT AND WE GOT BLISTERED. HE MAXED US OUT WITH HIS SENTENCE AND THAT'S ALL RIGHT, THAT IS UP TO THE JUDGE TO DO, IT IS HIS PREROGATIVE. WE WILL CONTINUE TO REPRESENT THE HEART OF THE LORD AND I THINK MY MINISTRY, THE VENUE CHANGES FROM THE STREETS INTO THE JAIL CELL.))
SUPER=01-Rev. Flip Benham/Operation Rescue Director; :00
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=into the jail cell.
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VO-NAT


Co-defendant John Reyes (RAY-iss) also was given six months in jail.
He plans to finish out the semester at Liberty University while his appeal is processed.
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2-S-Annie's-Bill


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=THa/EQu
TAPE#97-94
GRAPHIC=Death Penalty


The sad life of four- year- old Annie Leftwich is making its mark in Richmond.
The House of Delegates approved "Annie's Bill" yesterday on a vote of 93 to five.
The bill would make torturing a child to death a capital crime.
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VO-NAT


The Dickenson County girl died after months of repeated abuse by her mother and stepfather who were tried in Montgomery County.
SUPER=03-Christiansburg/January;


When the four- year- old died she was gagged and bound to her urine- soaked baby bed in a cramped utility room with wild squirrels.
The child's parents were each sentenced to the maximum 50- years in prison.
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ANCHOR=Kimberly
SS=Death Penalty


The bill now goes to the state Senate.S-Abed


ANCHOR=Kimberly
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=Joe Abbott


The jury is expected to begin deliberations today in the case against Joe Abbott and eight others.
In closing arguments, attorneys reviewed the testimony from 189 witnesses and the more than 400 pieces of evidence.
Prosecutor Julie Dudley said the family has promoted a climate of fear for seven years, through armed robbery, arson, burglary and

fraud.5-Umpire-Battery


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-56
GRAPHIC=NONE


It was a close call in the House of Delegates as lawmakers took up Virginia sports.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


A bill that would have mandated jail time for anyone who battered a referee, coach, or umpire went down on a 48 to 49 vote.
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SOT 14:19:04
IN Q=We are

((DEL. JACK REID/R-HENRICO CO.: WE ARE GOING TO START LOSING PEOPLE WHO ARE WILLING TO CALL HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL GAMES, HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAMES, HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING MATCHES IN THIS STATE, IF WE DON'T TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT THEM.))
sot 14:19:58

((DEL. TOM JACKSON/D-HILLSVILLE: HOW ABOUT TEACHERS? HOW ABOUT STATE JUDGES? HOW ABOUT LAWYERS? HOW ABOUT DOCTORS? AND I GUESS HOW ABOUT THE AVERAGE CITIZEN WALKING UP AND DOWN THE STREET? WHY AREN'T THEY JUST AS IMPORTANT AS A REFEREE?))
SUPER=01-Del. Jack Reid/(R) Henrico Co.; :00
SUPER=@Jackson; :14
RUNS=:26
OUT Q=a referee?
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VO-NAT


There is NO similar bill in the Senate, so the measure appears to be dead for the year.

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


In sports,
It was a close game for Hampton and Norfolk State.
For yesterday's scores, let's check the scoreboards.
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WIPE TO MOTION
SUPER=#556
SUPER=X5027;
SUPER=0098-/Virginia/55/j/N.C. State/74//Staples 3 of 13//Dayton/53/j/Virginia

Tech/54//Grindstaff 13 Points//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-/Emory & Henry/73/j/Roanoke/81//Hungate 20 Points//W&L/62/j/E.

Mennonite/72///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Ga. Tech/72//Florida State/59////VCU/63/j/UNC

Wilmington/85//Byington 19 Points/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Duke #2/70//Clemson/66////East Carolina/69/j/William &

Mary/74///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0098-j/Hampton/71//Norfolk St./70////NC

Wesleyan/84/j/Averett/96//Morrison 37 Points/;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0097-j/G.W. Danville/87//E.C. Glass/71//Western Boys/j/G.W.

Danville/70//Halifax Co./53//Western Girls/;
SUPER=#555;reset
RUNS=:42

(-------------) OUT Q=..........last score."