[News-Head]

[ANCHOR=Eric]

[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=Heads]
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Coming up next on News 7 at 11...
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[VO-NAT]


Some residents worry about their health at Smith Mountain Lake.
Funeral arrangements are set for Frank Sinatra...
And Microsoft gets ready for a court battle with the government.
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News 7 at 11 is next.

[VMI-Graduation]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=djo]
[TAPE#=98-42; 6:45]
[GRAPHIC=VMI]


VMI cadets were breathing a sigh of relief today--in more ways than one.
More than 200 students graduated earlier this afternoon.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lexington;]


The event also marked the end of VMI's first year, assimilating women among their ranks.
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[SOT=10:18:00]
[IN Q=TODAY, WE CAN]

((COL. MIKE STRICKLER/VMI SPOKESMAN; TODAY WE CAN MAYBE COLLECTIVELY EXHALE A LITTLE BIT. IT HAS GONE QUITE WELL. WE'VE HAD SOME BUMPS. PEOPLE HAVE READ ABOUT THEM IN THE PAPER, SEEN THEM ON TV, BUT CERTAINLY NOTHING EARTH SHATTERING. AND I THINK WE CAN DECLARE THIS FIRST YEAR VERY, VERY SUCCESSFUL.))
[SUPER=01-Col. Mike Strickler/VMI Spokesman;]
[RUNS=19]
[OUT Q=very, very successful.]
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[VO-NAT]


23-of the first 30-female "rats" made it through their first year.
There are plans to bring in another 30 to 35 next fall.
By the year 2001, the school hopes to have at least 100 female cadets.
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[SOT=10:44:40]
[IN Q=AS LONG AS]

((RANDY BROWN/CLASS OF 1999; AS LONG AS VMI STAYS CO-ED AND THEY'RE GETTING THE FEMALES IN THAT REALLY WANT TO BE AT VMI FOR THE RIGHT REASONS AND NOT THE WRONG REASONS. I BELIEVE IN THE FUTURE IT'S GOING TO HELP VMI, BECAUSE WE HAVE SHOWN THIS YEAR THAT IT HAS WORKED OUT.))
[RUNS=14]
[OUT Q=HAS WORKED OUT.]
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[GRAPHIC=hold]


213 young men graduated from the school today.

[SML-EColi]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=djo]
[TAPE#=98-34; 53:08]
[GRAPHIC=none]

[THERE IS AN ANCHOR TAG!!!]
A swim in Smith Mountain Lake last year left three children ill after they came in contact with the E-Coli bacteria.

And, according to the health department there were other cases.
But, many people still disagree over who's to blame, and wonder if officials are taking the right steps to prevent it from happening again. [TAKE PINNACLE BOARD 1046]
David Johnson has more in part one of Making It Safe at Smith Mountain Lake.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=The two year]
[SUPER=01-Dr. Elizabeth Roycroft/Henry-Martinsville Health Dept.; :01]
[SUPER=03-Smith Mountain Lake; :15]
[SUPER=01-Bill Berry/SML Chamber of Commerce; 1:01]
[SUPER=01-Brian Heft/SML State Park Mgr.; 1:23]
[SUPER=@David1; 1:43]
[RUNS=1:52]
[OUT Q=Djo, News 7.]
[SOT=14:46:10]
[IN Q=THE TWO YEAR]

(( ((DR. ELIZABETH ROYCROFT/HENRY-MARTINSVILLE HEALTH DEPT.; THE TWO YEAR OLD WHO WAS SO ILL HAD WHAT WE CALL HEMOLITIC UREMIC SYNDROME, WHICH CAN RESULT FROM AN E COLI 0157 INFECTION. HER KIDNEYS WENT INTO FAILURE.))
[RUNS=:13]
[OUT Q=INTO FAILURE.]

That little girl was swimming at Smith Mountain Lake's state park on the July 12th weekend last summer. She was one of three youngsters diagnosed with symptoms from the E-Coli virus.
But a follow-up investigation by the health department turned up more cases.
After checking with other families camping in the Smith Mountain Lake area that same weekend, the department found six other people who had similar symptoms.
[SOT=14:39:16]
[IN Q=THIS MEANS THAT]

((ROYCROFT; THIS MEANS THAT WE HAVE MANY MORE PEOPLE AFFECTED BY THIS SINGLE OUTBREAK THAN MIGHT SEEM WITH THE THREE CULTURE-PROVEN CASES. AND THIS MEANS THERE WAS PROBABLY AN EXTENSIVE CONTAMINATE IN THE LAKE.))
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=IN THE LAKE.]


But, some people who live and work in the area dispute the findings--claiming the lake was safe until visitors took their young babies in the water.
[SOT=15:14:59]
[IN Q=THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR]

((BILL BERRY/SML CHAMBER OF COMMERCE; THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, HIS RECOMMENDATION ALSO HAD TO DO WITH DIAPER-AGE CHILDREN AT PUBLIC BEAHCES. WE PRETTY MUCH FIGURE, ALTHOUGH IT WAS AN ISOLATED INCIDENT, THAT WAS THE DIRECTION TO ATTACK.))
[RUNS=:15]
[OUT Q=TO ATTACK.]


That attack included cleaning up the state parks and posting more warnings for parents.
[SOT=14:49:47]
[IN Q=WE HAVE INSTALLED]

((BRIAN HEFT/SML STATE PARK MGR.; WE HAVE INSTALLED A SIGN HERE AT THE SWIMMING AREA TO REMIND OUR GUEST NOT TO LET CHILDREN WITH SOILED DIAPERS IN THE WATER. WE'VE INSTALLED TWO BABY CHANGING STATIONS IN OUR BATH HOUSES. AND WE'LL BE SELLING A BABY SWIM PANT PRODUCT THAT IS DESIGNED FOR THE YOUNG SWIMMERS AND OF COURSE IT'S PLASTIC.))
[RUNS=:22]
[OUT Q=IT'S PLASTIC.]

[STAND-UP] ((DAVID JOHNSON/REPORTING; NOW SOME THINK THOSE CHANGES DON'T GO FAR ENOUGH, SAYING BOATERS AND THE SEWAGE THEY DUMP OVERBOARD IS WHAT REALLY NEEDS TO BETTER REGULATED. DAVID JOHNSON, NEWS 7, SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE.))
[RUNS=:]

))
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[SS=none]

[TAKE PINNACLE BOARD 1048]
We'll take at look at boating regulations tomorrow on part two of Making It Safe at Smith Mountain Lake.
That's on News 7 at 6 and 11.

[Adams-Conviction]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=sta]
[TAPE#=none]
[GRAPHIC=Legal Scales]


A judge sentenced Kirby Adams of Vinton to three months in jail Friday for peddling drugs on the Internet.
Investigators tracked Adams over the Internet then arrested him at home.
52-year old Adams was convicted on distribution and possession of marijuana.

[Phil-Graham]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=djo]
[TAPE#=98-38; 22:33]
[GRAPHIC=Phil Graham]


A U-S Senator says there should be alternatives to a proposal that would increase taxes on cigarettes.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lexington;]


Texas Senator Phil Graham said he's opposed to teen smoking and drug use.
And, he said he may consider the bill as long as it does NOT unfairly burden working-class Americans.
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[SOT=10:31:24]
[IN Q=WHAT I'M SAYING]

((PHIL GRAHAM/TEXAS SENATOR; WHAT I'M SAYING IS IF WE WANT TO RAISE TAXES ON CIGARETTES AS PART OF IT, I'M WILLING TO LOOK AT IT. BUT, I WANT TO GIVE THE MONEY BACK IN TERMS OF OTHER TAX CUTS. I DON'T WANT TO USE THIS ALL AS A BIG EXCUSE TO REALLY HURT WORKING PEOPLE WITH A MASSIVE NEW TAX AND TO END UP SPENDING MORE MONEY ON GOVERNMENT.))
[SUPER=01-Phil Gramm/US Senator, Texas (R)]
[RUNS=19]
[OUT Q=ON GOVERNMENT.]
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Graham was the keynote speaker today at VMI's graduation.
According to the senator, if approved, the bill would impose the largest tax in the nation's history.

[Congress-Votes]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=none]
[GRAPHIC=none]


250-thousand legal immigrants will once again receive their food stamps--this after U-S Senate approval of a bill this week.
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[take pinnacle board 1000]
The vote was 92 to 8. [take pinnacle board 1001]
Both Chuck Robb and John Warner voted "yes". [take pinnacle board 1002]
Over in the House, a bill dealing with competition in the financial services industry was approved. [take pinnacle board 1003]
That measure passed 214 to 213.
Sixth District Republican Bob Goodlatte voted for it.
Fifth district Democrat Virgil Goode and Ninth district Democrat Rick Boucher voted against it.

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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Straight ahead on News 7--talks between Microsoft and the Justice Department break down.
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[VO-NAT]


And, fans across the country and here in the Roanoke Valley remember Frank Sinatra.
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[Pakistan]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=none]


The White House is hinting that Congress might ease sanctions on Pakistan, if the country does NOT respond to India's nuclear tests with their own atomic explosion.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Islamabad, Pakistan;]


Pakistan's Prime Minister says he is acting with patience, and is not in a hurry to follow suit, but added, he's not looking for a deal.
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[SOT ]
[IN Q=we're not]

((NAWAZ SHARIF/PRIME MINISTER; WE'RE NOT LOOKING FOR ANY MONETARY GAIN, AND WE ARE NOT LOOKING FOR ANY TRADE OFF, OUR SECURITY CONCERNS ARE PARAMOUNT AND OUR SECURITY CONCERNS NEED TO BE ADDRESSED EFFECTIVELY.))
[SUPER=01-Nawaz Sharif/Prime Minister; ]
[RUNS=12]
[OUT Q=be addressed effectively]
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[GRAPHIC=none]


The U.S. placed restrictions on technology transfers to Pakistan in 1985 because of concerns about its nuclear prog

ram.[Microsoft]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Talks between software giant Microsoft and the Justice Department collapsed today, and are not expected to resume.

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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-File Tape;]


Company officials say they expect a government anti-trust lawsuit accusing Microsoft of using its power to illegally stifle the competition.
Among the demands that broke up the talks, a requirement that Microsoft include arch-rival Netscape's web browser in Windows 98.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 19:12:30]
[IN Q=the lawsuit]

((BILL GATES/MICROSOFT CEO; THE LAWSUIT WILL BE VERY TIME CONSUMING, IT'LL USE UP A LOT OF RESOURCES AND SO THAT'S WHY WE WORKED SO HARD OVER THE LAST FEW DAYS, AND WE FELT THAT A COMPROMISE WOULD BE REACHED. SO WE WERE SURPRISED BY THE REQUIREMENTS THAT MADE THAT IMPOSSIBLE))
[SUPER=01-Bill Gates/Microsoft CEO;]
[RUNS=18]
[OUT Q=made that impossible]
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[VO-NAT]


A company spokesman said the demand was like forcing Coca-cola to put two cans of Pepsi in every six-pack.
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[WebWatch]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=Webwatch]
[GRAPHIC=Webwatch]


Want to find out more about changes to I-73-- but didn't make VDOT's public hearings?
Find out what you missed on the web.
And, you can help the president in a new on-line game called Good Willie Hunting.
More in tonight's Webwatch.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Vdot has an]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/May 12;]
[RUNS=1:25]
[OUT Q=WDBJ7-dot-com]

(( [intro] [RUNS05]
VDOT has an online version of its I-73 newsletter. The site has a map showing the possible routes for the new interstate that emerged from hundreds of citizen's suggestions.

Sinatra fans can share an on-line tribute at Sinatra-dot-com.
[nat] [RUNS05]

The site includes a letter from Sinatra to his daughter, and a note from his family to his fans...

C-span lets you hear those Web Hubble tapes for yourself...

[natsot]

[RUNS05]
the site has Real-audio and transcripts of the recordings released by Congressman Dan Burton...

It's the on-line game that's burning up the beltway... with NVision Design's Good Willie Hunting, you help the President battle his problems with a mallet and a sense of humor... but whatever you don't hit Sox the cat!

[natsot]

[RUNS03]

Play on-line with shockwave, or download to play whenever you want.
Parents, this game makes rude noises, so if you don't want your kids repeating them... play with the sound turned off...
To get the game, and for links to all these sites, click on WebWatch, on the WDBJ website, at WDBJ7-dot-com. ))


[Sinatra-Reax]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=djo]
[TAPE#=98-40; 32:49]
[GRAPHIC=none]


He did it HIS way--and, his voice was legendary..
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


That according to a local Big Band era expert.
Doug St. Clair says Sinatra leaves behind a legacy that will long be remembered.
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[SOT=09:05:21]
[IN Q=i think it's]

((DOUG ST. CLAIR/WLQE RADIO; I THINK IT'S THE CASE WITH ALMOST ANY MAJOR STAR PASSING THAT YOU WILL SEE MANUSCRIPTS, SECOND TAKES OF RECORDS, ALBUMS, THINGS LIKE THAT THAT PERHAPS WERE IN THE CAN WERE UNDISCOVERED. AND PROBABLY A FEW THINGS HIS WIDOW WOULD LIKE TO SEE RELEASED AND USED FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES.))
[SUPER=01-Doug St. Clair/WLQE Radio;]
[RUNS=20]
[OUT Q=CHARITABLE PURPOSES.]
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[GRAPHIC=none]


St. Clair says the new releases should not diminish the star's legacy.
He says it's unlikely the world will ever see the likes of another Frank Sinatra--although St. Clair considers singer Harry Connick Junior to be a close second.

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[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Meanwhile, across the nation, tributes to the late Frank Sinatra continue.
And new details about his funeral were released tonight.
Jonathan Freed has more.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=It's the sight]
[SUPER=03-Los Angeles; :00]
[SUPER=03-Las Vegas/Last Night; :36]
[SUPER=01-Ernest Borgnine/Sinatra Friend; 1:08]
[SUPER=01-Jonathan Freed/Reporting; 1:21]
[RUNS=1:34]
[OUT Q=J.F., Los Angeles]

(( It's the sight that fans were hoping they wouldn't see...at least for a little while longer...flowers by Frank Sinatra's star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.
SOUND-UP: SINATRA STOX.
Sinatra died of a heart attack in a Los Angeles hospital Thursday night at the age of 82.
Signs of appreciation are everywhere. Take the famed Capitol Records tower in Hollywood...now draped in black.
SOUND-UP: MUSIC STORE.
And in music stores in the U-S and Europe, the singing legend's titles are selling between five and ten times normal in some cases.
LOCATOR: LAS VEGAS/last night.
In Las Vegas, the town he tamed, only an entertainment force of Sinatra's magnitude could dim this city of light.
SOUND-UP: VEGAS LIGHTS GO OUT.
They stayed that way for a minute in remembrance.
SOUND-UP: SINATRA HOME.
The Sinatra home in Beverly Hills has been receiving condolence visits...and still more flowers, placed outside by fans.
As Sinatra's life flashes before the world's eyes, including old allegations of links to organized crime, one of his actor friends got emotional as he took a stand.
LOCATOR: AMARILLO, TX.
BITE (ERNEST BORGNINE/SINATRA FRIEND): I SAY GIVE THE MAN HIS DIGNITY, LET HIM ALONE...LET HIM REST IN PEACE. THANK YOU.
STAND-UP (JONATHAN FREED/CBS NEWS): THE ASSOCIATED PRESS IS REPORTING THAT A PRIVATE SERVICE WILL BE HELD WEDNESDAY AT A CHURCH IN BEVERLY HILLS.

J-F...LOS ANGELES.))[Tease2]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


When the news continues Roy Stanley will have highlights from the Jazz and the Lakers.
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[VO-NAT]


And, golfers will soon tee off at a new course in Lynchburg.
But, they won't be carrying any clubs.
More when the news continues.
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[Disc-Golf]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=98-47; 00:14]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Lynchburg has a new golf course, and you don't need golf clubs and balls to play on it.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lynchburg]


Central Virginia's newest DISC golf course was dedicated this morning at Peaks View Park.
The Lynchburg Rotary Club paid to have the course designed and also rounded up sponsors for each of the 18 holes.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 10:24:51]
[IN Q=We're really excited]

((PROCTOR HARVEY/LYNCHBURG ROTARY CLUB: WE'RE REALLY EXCITED ABOUT IT. IT'S REAL BIG OUT IN THE WEST AND MID-WEST AND FINALLY LYNCHBURG HAS GOT IT. WE'RE REAL PROUD OF IT, IT'S AN 18- HOLE CHAMPIONSHIP COURSE, WHICH A LOT OF THESE AREN'T. A LOT OF THEM ARE JUST NINE HOLE COURSES, SO WE THINK WE'LL EVEN HAVE SOME TOURNAMENTS THAT WILL BE BROUGHT HERE.))
[SUPER=01-Proctor Harvey/Lynchburg Rotary Club; :00]
[RUNS=16]
[OUT Q=be brought here.]
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[VO-NAT]


There are over 500 disc golf courses across the United States.
Enthusiasts say the game can be played by people of all ages and skill levels.
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[Car-Wash]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=djo]
[TAPE#=98-39; 24:45]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Helping others was a message that hit home with some local police officers today.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;]


Those with the Roanoke County Police Department shed their uniforms long enough to hold a fundraiser for fellow officer Carol Paxton.
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[SOT=14:35:45]
[IN Q=SHE WAS DIAGNOSED]

((OFFICER R.J. WYGAL/ROANOKE COUNTY POLICE; SHE WAS DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER A COUPLE OF MONTHS AGO. WE'RE JUST TRYING TO RAISE A COUPLE OF DOLLARS FOR HER TO HELP PAY HER MEDICAL BILLS.))
[SUPER=01-Officer R.J. Wygal/Roanoke Co. Police;]
[RUNS=09]
[OUT Q=MEDICAL BILLS.]
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[VO-NAT]


Wygal (WHY-GULL) said the group cleaned more than 100 cars today and took in plenty of donations.
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[Forecasts]
[SUPER=#571;] science museum
[SUPER=X5000;]
[SUPER=330-Partly Cloudy/Rain Ending/55-59/Mostly/Sunny/80-83;]
[SUPER=331-Partly Cloudy/Storms Continue/58-60/Mostly/Sunny/83-85;]
[SUPER=332-Mostly Cloudy/Rain Ending/53-58/Mostly Sunny/& Pleasant/78-82;]
[SUPER=333-Partly Cloudy/Rain Ending/53-56/Mostly/Sunny/78-82;]
[SUPER=334-Mostly Cloudy/Rain Ending/53-58/Mostly/Sunny/78-82;]

[SUPER=X5001;][S-Avalanche]



[ANCHOR=roy]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-9]
[GRAPHIC=Avlanche Logo]


The Avlanche was at home again hosting the Kinston Indians at Memorial Stadium.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Avalanche vs Indians; :]


Two Fans sporting the latest style in baseball caps.
Kinston's Troy Kent hits this shot up the middle to centerfield scoring Dennis Konrady to give the Indians a one to nothing lead in the first inning.
The Avalanche comes back in the third Bryan Warner takes this pitch deep over the centerfield wall and the game was tied at one to one.
Winston-Salem would take the lead again Konrady
[SUPER=37-Salem/1/Kinston/9/;]

hits it off the centerfield wall scoring another run to make it 2 to 1 and Kinston wins it 9 to 1.

(------------)[S-Yankees]



[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-2]
[GRAPHIC=Yankees/Twins]
The New York Yankees ended a rare two game winning streak this afternoon beating Minnesota 5 to 2.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-New York, NY/MSG; :00]


Umpire Richie Garcia holding down his spot early in the game.
Leading 1 to nothing the Yankees would score in the third Tino Martinez hits into the 1-6-3 double play but Derek Jeter scores from third to make it 2 to nothing New York.
The Twins would get on the board in the top of the fifth Ron Comer grounds out to second but Marty Cordova scores from third to make it 2 to 1.
New York would get on the board in the sixth Martinez singles up the middle and Jeter would score
[SUPER=35-New York/5/Minnesota/2/;]

from third to make it 3 to 1 and New York wins it 5 to 2.
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[S-MLB]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-4]
[GRAPHIC=MLB LOGO]


The Boston Red Sox backed up Steve Avery with Homers by Mo Vaughn and Damon Buford to beat Kansas City 5 to nothing.

(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Boston, MA/KCWB; :00]


Royal manager Tony Muser watching the action from the dugout.
He did not want to see this Damon Buford getting all of this pitch and sending it into the net above the Green Monster in left field for a two run homer to make it 2 to nothing Red Sox.
Then first baseman Mo Vaughn hits this high fly ball it carries over the right field wall for for a solo homer and the Red Sox took a 3 to nothing lead in the third.
Steve Avery gets his first win since returning to
[SUPER=35-Boston/5/Kansas City/0/;]

to the team and Tom Gordon earned his 15-th save in the 5 to nothing win.
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[S-Jazz]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-8]
[GRAPHIC=NBA Playoffs]


The Utah Jazz turned a 30 point first half lead into a 112 to 77 win over Los Angeles in game one of the Western Conference Finals.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salt Lake City, UT/NBC SPORTS; :]


The Lakers chatting Utah's going down before entering the arena for the game.
Utah came out on the run John Stockton hits Byron Russell who scores on the reverse layup for a 6 to nothing lead.
Laker's forward Rick Fox steps back behind the line and hits the three pointer and Los Angeles trailed by two points.
But Karl Malone takes it into the lane for the hook
[SUPER=32-Utah/112/Los Angeles/77/;]

and 2 of his game high 29 as the Jazz wins it 112 to 77.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="You know...]
[SUPER=01-Del Harris/Lakers Head Coach; :]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=...game two."]
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[Sports Tease]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=sports tease]
[GRAPHIC=none]


A wild night at the Charlotte Motor Speedway as the drivers competed in the winston Fred Couples leads the Bryon Nelson Classic.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


And "Real Quiet" wins the Preakness for a shot at horse racing's triple crown.

(------------)[S-Winston]



[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-9]
[GRAPHIC=Charlotte]


The evening began at Charlotte yesterday with the Winston Open. Jeremy Mayfield would take the checkered flag and earn the final spot in the Winston.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Concord, NC/TNN; :]


20 cars would start the first segment of the race before a sell out crowd at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Ernie Irvan crashed on lap three then in lap 9 Dale Earnhardt and John Andretti get together coming out of a turn and crash bringing out the caution.
Jeff Gordon dodged the crashes and he would take the checkered flag winning the first segment.
Kenny Irwin would get loose on the very first lap of the second segment Terry Labonte and Ricky Rudd get involved in the crash Mark Martin won the second segment.
Gordon pulled away on the restart of the final 10 lap segment but his car fell back on the white flag lap.
Mark Martin passed Gordon and moved to the point to win the Winston at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=First audio]
[SUPER=01-Mark Martin/Winston Winner;]
[RUNS=:13]
[OUT Q=.....couldn't believe it.]
[ANCHOR=roy]
[GRAPHIC=hold logo]


Bobby Labonte finished second and Dale Jarrett was third.

[S-Horses]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=6pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-3]
[GRAPHIC=SPORTS LOGO]


In three weeks, "Real Quiet" could become the first horse to win the Triple crown since "Affirmed" in 1978. The Kentucky Derby winner won the Preakness yesterday afternoon.
Let's listen to the call by A-B-C's Dave Johnson.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q="And on the...]
[SUPER=02-Dave Johnson/ABC SPORTS; :]
[RUNS=:36]
[OUT Q=.....gets the preakness."]
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[TALENT=ROY]
[GRAPHIC=HOLD LOGO]


"Victory Gallop" was second and "Classic Cat" third.
That's it for sports. have a great day everybody.

[S-Golf]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-10]
[GRAPHIC=BILLY kING]


Billy King found his game yesterday afternoon in the second round of the St. Luke Classic.
King shot a 69 yesterday for a total of 146. He was tied for 42-nd place at 146.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Irving, TX/ABC SPORTS; :00]


The P-G-A tour is making its stop In Irving, Texas for the Byron Nelson Classic.
Fred Couples shot a 29 on the back shooting a 7 under par 63. Couples has a two shot lead on Harrison Frazer at 14 under par.
(------------)


"Real Quiet" wins the Preakness. I'll have more on that when we return.

[S-Track]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=Track and field]


The Radford Bobcats are the Three Rivers tournament champ in Soccer.
This afternoon four different players scored as the bobcats beat Glenvar 4 to 1.
Radford won the District title as well and will open play in the regionals next weekend at James River High School.


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Finally tonight--he was looking for a big catch.
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And, got MUCH more than he bargained for.
In fact, Ken Paulie ended up breaking a state record by catching the largest catfish in Kansas.
The fish weighed in at 121 pounds.
And, after officials verify the catch it's expected to become a world record.
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