[Headlines]

[ANCHOR=Melanie]

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[VO-NAT]


Three Maryland men survive a plane crash in Rockbridge County.
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]


And the Senate is a day away from opening the first presidential impeachment trial since 1868.
[ANCHOR=Kimberly]


Another morning to bundle up--
Temperatures, once again, are in the teens and single digits.
This afternoon will be a bit warmer, with some snow showers.
[ANCHOR=Steve]
(ad lib live tease)

[2-shot]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


[Impeachment]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#net]
[GRAPHIC=Senate Trial]
The ground-rules still haven't been set--- but regardless President Clinton's impeachment trial begins tomorrow.


The historic proceeding will get underway just a day after the 106th congress convenes.
Party leaders still have to decide on the trial's length and whether witnesses will testify.
Maureen Maher reports.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]

[4:01:51]
[SUPER=03-Washington DC; :00]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Trent Lott/Senate Majority Leader; :12]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Tom Daschle/Senate Minority Leader; :23]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Tom Harkin/(D) Iowa; :46]
[SUPER=01-Rep. Dennis Hastert/House Speaker - Designate; 1:08]
[SUPER=01-Maureen Maher/Reporting; 1:33]
[RUNS=1:54]
[OUT Q=CBS NEWS WASHINGTON.]

((As they prepare to be sworn in, new and returning members of the 106th Congress already know the first item on their agenda will likely be the most important of their Congressional career.
(SOT/Trent Lott/Senate Majority Leader) ``We will do our very best to do this in a proper way.''
(SOT/Tom Daschle/Democratic Leader) ... we want it done quickly.

Getting the IMPEACHMENT trial OF PRESIDENT CLINTON over and done with as quickly as possible is about the only common ground Republicans and Democrats have been able to find in a debate that has dug an ocean size rift between the two parties. .But no one on Capitol Hill can agree on what to do after the opening gavel sounds..
(SOT///Sen. Tom Harkin/D-IA// )

After accepting his party's nomination for Speaker of the House, Illinois Republican Dennis Hastert called for a new era of cooperation, beginning with the trial.
(SOT/Dennis Hastert/Incoming Speaker of the House) ..bite about walking

across the aisle and solving their differences.. But don't expect the White House to participate in any bipartisan conduct on this subject any time soon.defensive attorneys for the President are said to be preparing an aggressive opening statement attacking both independent Counsel Ken Starr and House Republicans.))

[E-Plane-Crash]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=sgo]
[TAPE#=98-72 1:29:56]
[GRAPHIC=Plane Crash Investigation]

[***ANCHOR TAG****]
Investigators will begin trying to figure out why a twin-engine aircraft
(XXXXXXXXXXXXX)

[take MAP full] plummeted into a field in the Fairfield community of Rockbridge County.
Scott Goldberg was at the crash site, where people who saw the wreckage were amazed nobody was killed on impact.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=It was]
[SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co.;00]
[SUPER=01-Trooper Mike Hamilton/State Police;15--quick!!]
[SUPER=01-Judy Knous/Witness;29]
[SUPER=@Scott2;44]
[RUNS=1:16]
[OUT Q=N7 Rockbridge Co.]

(( It was around lunchtime Tuesday when the plane's pilot radioed for help.
59-year-old Charles Oliver from Bel Air, Maryland, said both of his plane's engines had failed.
He tried to make an emergency landing on Interstate-81, but the plane spun out of control.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 25:53]
[IN Q=far as]

((TROOPER HAMILTON: FAR AS WE CAN TELL, IT FLIPPED END OVER END BEFORE WE GOT IT STOPPED.)) [RUNS04]
[OUT Q=STOPPED]


It landed next to the highway, on a farm in Rockbridge County's Decatur area. [woman with cows]
Judy Knous rushed outside after she heard what she thought was a car accident.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 29:02]
[IN Q=it was]

((KNOUS: IT WAS A LOUD BOOM...LOUDER THAN NORMAL.)) [RUNS09]
[OUT Q=THAN NORMAL]


After rescue crews cut open the plane, they took the two passengers to Stonewell Jackson Hospital in Lexington.
Thirty-six-year-old Daniel Luby of Abingdon, Maryland, is still there, said to be stable. [shot of guy coming out of hospital]
Fifty-nine-year-old William Herb of Lutherville, Maryland, also stable, was transported to Roanoke Memorial hospital.

The pilot -- who owned the plane -- is in serious condition at Roanoke Memorial.
Back at the crash site, a rescue worker said the three men were lucky they got help right away or they could've frozen to death...others were amazed they survived when their plane was ripped apart.
It could take weeks before investigators know for sure what caused the plane to go down.
Scott Goldberg, News-7, Rockbridge County.))
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[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[SS=None]


Charles Oliver underwent surgery last night.
Hospital officials say his condition has been stabilized.

[E-Patterson-Fire]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#=98-78 36:01]
[GRAPHIC=Fire Investigation]


Fire investigators will be out in Roanoke this morning-- checking into a fire on Patterson Avenue.
Tina Tenret has details.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=The house is]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00]
[SUPER=01-Bill Lange/Landlord; :26]
[SUPER=01-Michael Harbor/Tenant; :55]
[SUPER=@Tina2; 1:14]
[RUNS=1:20]
[OUT Q=Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke]

(( The house at 905 Patterson Avenue is totally destroyed.
It took firefighters less than an hour to put out the fire.
The house had three apartments -- no one was home so no one was hurt.
Two residents ran in to save their dogs.
The landlord says he stopped by to talk to an evicted tenant then drove off.
Five minutes later, he says, his house was in flames.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 15:50:25]
[IN Q=There's no gas]

((BILL LANGE/LANDLORD: THERE'S NO GAS ON UPSTAIRS. THERE'S NO GAS ON DOWNSTAIRS. TO HAVE A FIRE LIKE THAT BEING SET AND IGNITED WITH BIG FLAMES LIKE THAT I JUST WANT A FIRE MARSHAL TO INVESTIGATE BECAUSE I THINK MAYBE IT WAS TORCHED OR IT WAS GASOLINE FOR THE FIRE TO START THAT FAST.)) [RUNS:22]
[OUT Q=THAT FAST]


But that evicted tenant, Michael Harbor, says the gas WAS on in the house.
He says the furnace upstairs was faulty.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 18:38:37]
[IN Q=We smelled something]

((MICHAEL HARBOR/TENANT: WE SMELLED SOMETHING FUNNY IN THAT HOUSE. I SMELLED IT BUT COULDN'T SEE IT SO THEREFORE I DON'T KNOW BUT I SMELLED SOMETHING. I USUALLY LEAVE MY STOVE ON WHEN I'M GONE BUT I DIDN'T DO THAT TODAY, BECAUSE I SMELLED SOMETHING, SO I TURNED EVERYTHING OFF AND WE CAME ON OUT OF THE HOUSE.)) [RUNS:16]
[OUT Q=OUT OF THE HOUSE]


Fire officials say they don't know the cause of the fire or even where it started, but they will start investigating.
Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke))

[1-Sports]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Mornin]
[WRITER=ssa]
[TAPE#=sports cut in]
[GRAPHIC=None]


In sports, a doubleheader spells success for William Fleming.
Mike Stevens has details.
Good Morning Mike.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=High school]
[RUNS=1:41]
[OUT Q=later this morning.]



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


[One-Steve]


[ANCHOR=Steve]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=spa]
[TAPE#M98-9]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]



[On Record] [Roll Cold out of Break]
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[SOT]
[IN Q=welcome back]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon; :00]
[SUPER=01-Greg Cooper/Artist; :19]
[SUPER=03-Franklin Co.; :27]
[RUNS=2:15]
[OUT Q=News 7 Mornin' Returns]



(tape tosses to stocks)

[STOCKS] [COMM] ((Archive:Artist))

[S-Water-Main]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=98-82 17:18]
[GRAPHIC=Water Main Break]


The morning commute in downtown Roanoke should not be slowed down by yesterday's water main break.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

Franklin Road between 2nd and 3rd streets has reopened now that crews have repaired the broken main.
Without water, the Federal Building closed at mid-afternoon yesterday.
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[E-Scene-Latest]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=98-80 TC1:02:29]
[GRAPHIC=Deadly Crash]


You can expect more delays if you're travelling on Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co.]


One northbound lane will be closed today for guardrail repairs.
Both lanes will reopen tonight, but guardrail installation work may continue tomorrow.
(------------)


[Glasgow-Rescue]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=98-]
[GRAPHIC=81 Wreck]


Even thought most of the visible signs of the crash in I-81 are goine... rescue workers are still dealing with the effects of the call.
Eric Earnhart reports, after helping the victims, they still have to help each other.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=It's bad enough]
[SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co./Sunday; :00]
[SUPER=01-Capt. Damon Woody/Glasgow Lifesaving Crew; :12]
[SUPER=01-Edward Tilman/Team Director; :33]
[SUPER=03-Glasgow; :46]
[SUPER=@Eric1; 1:01]
[RUNS=1:09]
[OUT Q=EE, News 7]


((It's bad enough from a distance... but rescue workers, the first on the accident scene... deal with the wreckage, and the victims... up close and face to face.
[SOT 09:04:10]
[IN Q=you don't think]

((CAPT. DAMON WOODY/GLASGOW LIFESAVING CREW; YOU DON'T THINK ABOUT IT, YOU'RE PUMPED UP FOR THIS CALL, YOU ANSWER THIS CALL, AND IT'S NOT TILL THE CALL'S FINISHED THAT THE EMOTIONAL PART... BECAUSE LET'S FACE IT, WE'RE HUMAN TOO. )) [RUNS11]
[OUT Q=human too]


So after a call like this... they meet with members of the Critical Incidence Stress Debriefing Team.
Team director Edward Tillman helps them deal with the delayed emotional impact.
[SOT 08:58:19]
[IN Q=to reduce what would]

((EDWARD TILMAN/DEBRIEFING TEAM DIRECTOR; TO REDUCE WHAT WOULD END UP BEING POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER, WHICH WE SAW SO MUCH IN THE VIETNAM VETERANS, SO EARLY INTERVENTION, TO LET THEM KNOW THAT THEIR FEELINGS ARE NORMAL, WHAT THEY'RE GOING THROUGH IS NORMAL, IT'S A RESPONSE TO AN ABNORMAL SITUATION. )) [RUNS15]
[OUT Q=abnormal situation]


The meetings are private... participants are given a safe and supportive environment to express their feelings.
[SOT 09:05:20]
[IN Q=you get help]

((CAPT. DAMON WOODY/GLASGOW LIFESAVING CREW; YOU GET HELP TO THE PERSON, THEY DON'T KEEP IT INSIDE. IF THEY CAN GET OUT OUT, IT'S BETTER FOR THEM.. IT'S BETTER FOR THEIR FAMILIES... )) [RUNS08]
[OUT Q=for their families]


Team members also hope it prevents some volunteer rescue workers from burning out after too many stressful calls.
Eric Earnhart, News 7))

[Health-Check]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=Mornin Health Check]


In medical news, some physicians say children with the AIDS virus should know about their condition.
Mika Brzezinski has that story and more in this morning's Health check.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Mika Brzezinski/Reporting; :00 ]
[RUNS=1:03]
[OUT Q=CBS News, New York.]

(( PEOPLE WHO CONSUME ONE OR TWO ALCOHOLIC DRINKS A DAY.. ARE LESS LIKELY TO SUFFERING ONE TYPE OF STROKE.
---VO---
VT=VO


THAT'S THE FINDING OF A NEW STUDY CONDUCTED BY RESEARCHERS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY.
THE AUTHORS STOP SHORT OF RECOMMENDING THAT NON-DRINKERS SHOULD RE-CONSIDER THEIR TEE-TOTALING, BUT SAY MODERATE DRINKERS ARE ONLY HALF AS LIKELY TO SUFFER CLOT-TYPE STROKES.
---VO---
VT=VO


THE NATION'S TOP PEDIATRICIANS SAY CHILDREN AND TEENS WITH THE AIDS VIRUS SHOULD BE TOLD ABOUT THEIR CONDITION.
A POLICY STATEMENT FROM THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS TAKES UP THE DELICATE ISSUE.. HOPING TO CONVINCE PARENTS THAT FRANKNESS IS BEST FOR THEIR CHILDREN.
THE WORST FEAR: THAT A CHILD FINDS OUT FROM SOMEONE OTHER THAN A PARENT OR DOCTOR.
---VO---
VT=VO

AND NEW DRUGS FOR YOUR DOG ARE ON THE WAY.
THE FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION RECENTLY APPROVED TWO CANINE DRUGS...ONE THAT TACKLES SEPARATION ANXIETY AND ONE THAT TREATS AN ALZHEIMERS-LIKE DISEASE THAT PLAGUES OLD DOGS.
DOG OWNERS SHOULD CHECK WITH THEIR VETS ABOUT AVAILABILTY AND SIDE EFFECTS.
(MIKA)
ONCAM=mika


THAT'S A LOOK AT THIS MORNING'S MEDICAL NEWS, I'M MIKA BRZEZINSKI, CBS NEWS NEW YORK.))

(ad lib to weather)


[Two-Steve]


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


[On Record]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;]



(I'll call for board)
[ESS#8705]



[Double Boxes=KMC & SPA]
(toss to Kimberly)

[2-HEADLINES]
[2-shot=Mel/Kmc]
[SUPER=#4049; Morning Headlines]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


Here's a look at today's top stories.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


Federal Aviation investigators will be in Rockbridge County today trying to determine the cause of a twin engine plane crash.
Three Maryland men survived yesterday's crash.
The pilot suffered the greatest injuries and is hospitalized at Roanoke Memorial in serious condition.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Kim]


In Washington the 106th Congress opens today.
The House will elect a new speaker.
Meantime, the Senate is just a day away from the first presidential impeachment trial since 18-68.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


And singer Lauryn Hill picked up ten Grammy nominations for her debut album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."
The grammys will be handed out next month in Los Angeles.
The broadcast will air on C-B-S.
(----------------)
[anchor=Kimberly]


And that's what's making news on this Wednesday January 6th.
[anchor=Melanie]


News 7 Mornin' will be right back.

[2-Impeachment]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#net]
[GRAPHIC=Washington DC]


The 106th Congress opens today.
In the House the first order of business is to elect Illinois Republican Dennis Hastert speaker.
[GRAPHIC=Senate Trial]


In the Senate, lawmakers are looking ahead to the impeachment trial of President Clinton which begins tomorrow.
Maureen Maher reports.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]

[4:01:51]
[SUPER=03-Washington DC; :00]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Trent Lott/Senate Majority Leader; :12]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Tom Daschle/Senate Minority Leader; :23]
[SUPER=01-Sen. Tom Harkin/(D) Iowa; :46]
[SUPER=01-Rep. Dennis Hastert/House Speaker - Designate; 1:08]
[SUPER=01-Maureen Maher/Reporting; 1:33]
[RUNS=1:54]
[OUT Q=CBS NEWS WASHINGTON.]

((As they prepare to be sworn in, new and returning members of the 106th Congress already know the first item on their agenda will likely be the most important of their Congressional career.
(SOT/Trent Lott/Senate Majority Leader) ``We will do our very best to do this in a proper way.''
(SOT/Tom Daschle/Democratic Leader) ... we want it done quickly.

Getting the IMPEACHMENT trial OF PRESIDENT CLINTON over and done with as quickly as possible is about the only common ground Republicans and Democrats have been able to find in a debate that has dug an ocean size rift between the two parties. .But no one on Capitol Hill can agree on what to do after the opening gavel sounds..
(SOT///Sen. Tom Harkin/D-IA// )

After accepting his party's nomination for Speaker of the House, Illinois Republican Dennis Hastert called for a new era of cooperation, beginning with the trial.
(SOT/Dennis Hastert/Incoming Speaker of the House) ..bite about walking

across the aisle and solving their differences.. But don't expect the White House to participate in any bipartisan conduct on this subject any time soon.defensive attorneys for the President are said to be preparing an aggressive opening statement attacking both independent Counsel Ken Starr and House Republicans.))

[2-E-Patterson-Fire]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#=98-78 36:01]
[GRAPHIC=Fire Investigation]


Yesterday's fire on Patterson Avenue in Roanoke has attracted the attention of investigators.
They'll be out this morning, sifting through the rubble.
Tina Tenret has details.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=The house is]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00]
[SUPER=01-Bill Lange/Landlord; :26]
[SUPER=01-Michael Harbor/Tenant; :55]
[SUPER=@Tina2; 1:14]
[RUNS=1:20]
[OUT Q=Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke]

(( The house at 905 Patterson Avenue is totally destroyed.
It took firefighters less than an hour to put out the fire.
The house had three apartments -- no one was home so no one was hurt.
Two residents ran in to save their dogs.
The landlord says he stopped by to talk to an evicted tenant then drove off.
Five minutes later, he says, his house was in flames.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 15:50:25]
[IN Q=There's no gas]

((BILL LANGE/LANDLORD: THERE'S NO GAS ON UPSTAIRS. THERE'S NO GAS ON DOWNSTAIRS. TO HAVE A FIRE LIKE THAT BEING SET AND IGNITED WITH BIG FLAMES LIKE THAT I JUST WANT A FIRE MARSHAL TO INVESTIGATE BECAUSE I THINK MAYBE IT WAS TORCHED OR IT WAS GASOLINE FOR THE FIRE TO START THAT FAST.)) [RUNS:22]
[OUT Q=THAT FAST]


But that evicted tenant, Michael Harbor, says the gas WAS on in the house.
He says the furnace upstairs was faulty.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 18:38:37]
[IN Q=We smelled something]

((MICHAEL HARBOR/TENANT: WE SMELLED SOMETHING FUNNY IN THAT HOUSE. I SMELLED IT BUT COULDN'T SEE IT SO THEREFORE I DON'T KNOW BUT I SMELLED SOMETHING. I USUALLY LEAVE MY STOVE ON WHEN I'M GONE BUT I DIDN'T DO THAT TODAY, BECAUSE I SMELLED SOMETHING, SO I TURNED EVERYTHING OFF AND WE CAME ON OUT OF THE HOUSE.)) [RUNS:16]
[OUT Q=OUT OF THE HOUSE]


Fire officials say they don't know the cause of the fire or even where it started, but they will start investigating.
Tina Tenret News7 Roanoke))

[2-E-Plane-Crash]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=sgo]
[TAPE#=98-72 1:29:56]
[GRAPHIC=Plane Crash Investigation]


The pilot of the plane that crashed in Rockbridge County yesterday is in stable condition in Roanoke Memorial hospital.
Meanwhile investigators will begin searching through the wreckage, searching for clues in the accident.
Scott Goldberg has more.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=It was]
[SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co.;00]
[SUPER=01-Trooper Mike Hamilton/State Police;15--quick!!]
[SUPER=01-Judy Knous/Witness;29]
[SUPER=@Scott2;44]
[RUNS=1:16]
[OUT Q=N7 Rockbridge Co.]

(( It was around lunchtime Tuesday when the plane's pilot radioed for help.
59-year-old Charles Oliver from Bel Air, Maryland, said both of his plane's engines had failed.
He tried to make an emergency landing on Interstate-81, but the plane spun out of control.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 25:53]
[IN Q=far as]

((TROOPER HAMILTON: FAR AS WE CAN TELL, IT FLIPPED END OVER END BEFORE WE GOT IT STOPPED.)) [RUNS04]
[OUT Q=STOPPED]


It landed next to the highway, on a farm in Rockbridge County's Decatur area. [woman with cows]
Judy Knous rushed outside after she heard what she thought was a car accident.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 29:02]
[IN Q=it was]

((KNOUS: IT WAS A LOUD BOOM...LOUDER THAN NORMAL.)) [RUNS09]
[OUT Q=THAN NORMAL]


After rescue crews cut open the plane, they took the two passengers to Stonewell Jackson Hospital in Lexington.
Thirty-six-year-old Daniel Luby of Abingdon, Maryland, is still there, said to be stable. [shot of guy coming out of hospital]
Fifty-nine-year-old William Herb of Lutherville, Maryland, also stable, was transported to Roanoke Memorial hospital.

The pilot -- who owned the plane -- is in serious condition at Roanoke Memorial.
Back at the crash site, a rescue worker said the three men were lucky they got help right away or they could've frozen to death...others were amazed they survived when their plane was ripped apart.
It could take weeks before investigators know for sure what caused the plane to go down.
Scott Goldberg, News-7, Rockbridge County.))
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[Radford-Jobs]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Mornin]
[WRITER=THa]
[TAPE#None]
[GRAPHIC=New Jobs]


Nearly 175 jobs are on the way to the city of Radford.
Aspen Motion Technologies is preparing to locate in Radford's Shell building.
The nearly 175 jobs will be created over the next three years.
Workers at the Radford site will develop, design and manufacture motion control products.

[Three-Steve]


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


[On Record] [ROLL COLD OUT OF BIRTHDAYS]
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[SOT]
[IN Q=This morning]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon; :13]
[SUPER=01-Greg Cooper/Artist; :22]
[SUPER=03-Franklin Co.; 2:03]
[RUNS=2:45]
[OUT Q=right to painting]


[Steve Live]

(I'll call board)
[ESS#8705]



[double Boxes=SPA & MEL]
(toss to Melanie)



[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[SS=None]
(ad lib toss to bump)

[BUMP-Chyron]
[COMM #6]

((Archive:artist))

[2-S-Water-Main]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=98-82 17:18]
[GRAPHIC=Water Main Break]


Traffic patterns are back to normal in downtown Roanoke this morning.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]

Franklin Road between 2nd and 3rd streets has reopened now that crews have repaired the broken main.
Without water, the Federal Building closed at mid-afternoon yesterday.
(------------)


[GRAMMYS]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=MEL]
[TAPE#net]
[GRAPHIC=Grammy Awards]


The Music Industry's top prize will be handed out February 24th in Los Angeles.
Yesterday, the Nominees were named for the 41st annual Grammy Awards.
And as Manuel Gallegus its appears to be a big year for female performers, especially for hip hop singer Lauryn Hill.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Natilie Imbruglia/Grammy Nominee; :37]
[SUPER=07-Stevie Wonder; 1:07]
[SUPER=01-Michael Greene/Nat. Acad. of Recording Artists; 1:25]
[SUPER=01-Manuel Gallegus/Reporting; 1:34]
[RUNS=1:47]
[OUT Q=CBS NEWS LOS ANGELES.]

(( MAYBE YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF LAURYN HILL IS, BUT COME GRAMMY NIGHT YOU'LL BE HEARING A LOT OF HER.
--SOT FROM LAUREN HILL SONG--

HILL FROM THE GROUP THE FUGEES IS NOMINATED FOR TEN GRAMMIES THIS YEAR -FOR HER DEBUT SOLO ALBUM "THE MISEDUCATION OF LAUREN HILL.. FOR ALBUM OF THE YEAR IT'S ALMOST ALL WOMEN, MADONNA, CHERYL CROW, SHANIA TWAIN. AND THE GROUP GARBAGE TWAIN AND CROW TIED FOR SIX NOMINATIONS EACH.
--SOT-NATALIE IMBRUGLIA SINGS

NEWCOMER NATALIE IMBRUGLIA IS UP FOR BEST NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR AGAINST THE BACK STREET BOYS, DIXIE CHICKS, ANDREA BOCELLI AND HILL.
--SOT-NATALIE IMBRUGLIA
--SOT-GOO GOO DOLLS

THE POP GROUP THE GOO GOO DOLLS FAIRED WELL, NOMINATED FOR SONG AND RECORD OF THE YEAR. THERE ARE FAMILIAR NOMINEES, GARTH BROOKS, CELINE DION, WILL SMITH, DAVE MATTHEWS.AND STEVIE WONDER, FOR THE GERSHWIN TUNE ST. LOUIS BLUES.
--SOT-STEVIE WONDER 4;55;15

"I was surprised today, I said what is this all about. I'm really happy, I really enjoyed working with herbie hancock on this song." AS FOR WHY WOMEN ARE DOMINATING THE AWARDS..GRAMMY PRESIDENT MICHAEL GREENE SEES A TREND.
--SOT-MICHAEL GREENE , Pres. National Academy of Recording Arts and

Sciences.58;57 they are producing their records, writing their songs, they are performing, involved in their videos, this is a year they can be proud of. --TAG- IN ALL THERE ARE 92 GRAMMY CATEGORIES, INCLUDING TWO NEW ONES FOR DANCE AND LATIN ROCK. THE AWARDS ARE BACK IN L.A. THIS YEAR FROM NEW YORK,,, FEBRUARY 24TH ON CBS. MANUEL GALLEGUS, CBS NEWS LOS ANGELES.))


[E-Stanley]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=99-2 3:57]
[GRAPHIC=Grammy Awards]


Southwest Virginia native and Bluegrass Legend Ralph Stanley is among the artists up for a grammy award this year.

(/////SOT/////)

[NAT SOUND OF SONG]
[IN Q=There'll be shouting]
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=shouting on the hills.]
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[VO-NAT]


His latest C-D, Clinch Mountain Country is a collection of duets with other well- known musicians including Vince Gill, Patty Loveless, George Jones, and even Bob Dylan.
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Stanley talked about the project in May when he visited Salem radio station WSLC.
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((RALPH STANLEY: EVERYONE THAT CAME TOLD ME IT WAS THE HIGHLIGHT OF THEIR LIFE. AND BOY IT JUST BUILT ME UP. I FELT WONDERFUL.))
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You can catch the Grammy Awards on Your Hometown Station February 24th.

[3-Sports]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
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In sports, there's a new skater in the Express family, but he's a little smaller than your average hockey player.

Mike Stevens has the story.
Good Morning Mike.
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]
(weather toss)

[Local-Recap]
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[2-Shot=Mel/Kmc]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


Now here's another look at today's top local stories:
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]


Investigators will be trying to figure out why a small plane crashed in Rockbridge County yesterday.
The twin engine plane went down next to Interstate 81 near Fairfield.
The pilot of the plane underwent surgery last night at Roanoke Memorial Hospital and is in stable condition.
The two passengers on the plane were also taken to the hospital though their injuries were not as serious.
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[ANCHOR=Kimberly]


Roanoke fire officials will be sifting through what's left of a Patterson Avenue house that was hit by fire yesterday.
Landlord Bill Lange believes someone may have set the blaze.
He says he had checked on an evicted tenant moments before he saw smoke coming from the building.
But one tenant says a faulty furnace may have been the cause.
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]


Franklin Road in Roanoke has reopened between Second and Third Streets.
The area was closed for several hours last night as crew fixed a water main break.
But everything is back to normal now.
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[Double Boxes=Melanie/Kimberly and Steve]
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[ANCHOR=Steve]
(live ad lib, tease tomorrow)

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