[Headlines]

[ANCHOR=Melanie]

(----------------)
[VO-NAT]


Caution is the word as Western leaders wait to see if Yugoslavia's president will pull troops from Kosovo.
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]


And the lack of rain could mean water restrictions within a month in Roanoke.
[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
(ad lib weather)
[ANCHOR=Steve]
(ad lib live tease)

[2-shot]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


[Kosovo]


[ANCHOR=melanie]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Serbia Peace Plan]


The United States is taking a wait-and see attitude.. now that the Yugoslav government has accepted a peace plan for Kosovo.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

[4;05:21]
The deal calls for a quick withdrawal of the Serb military, the creation of a NATO dominated peacekeeping force, and the safe return of more than 800-thousand refugees.
But President Clinton and other U-S officials are remaining cautious.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]

((CLINTON, IT WILL TAKE A VERIFIABLE WITHDRAWL OF SERB TROOPS FROM KOSOVO BEFORE THE BOMBING WILL STOP. James Rubin/State Dept. Spokesman IT IS NOT TIME TO POP THE CHAMPAGNE CORKS THIS IS A TIME FOR GETTING THE REFUGEES HOME AND GETTING THE SERB FORCES OUT OF KOSOVO.))
[SUPER=01-James Rubin/State Dept. Spokesman;]
[RUNS=:18]
[OUT Q=OUT OF KOSOVO]
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[VO-NAT]


While there wre no air attacks overnight, Air raid sirens began sounding this morning in Belgrade.
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[water-conservation]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=dse]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Water Supply]


In a month, Roanoke residents could face mandatory water restrictions
Next week, Roanoke's Water Resources Committee will recommend a conservation plan.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


In the meantime, the city is cutting back on its own consumption of water.
The city has stopped flush testing of fire hydrants, and washing public vehicles.
Decorative fountains have been shut off, and the city says it will not irrigate turf areas unless water can be drawn from the Roanoke River.
Utilities Director Kit Kiser says he believes citizens have been heeding the call for conservation.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=our consumption]

((KIT KISER/UTILITIES DIRECTOR: OUR CONSUMPTION IS HIGHER THAN IT WAS LAST YEAR, BUT IT'S DOWN A LITTLE BIT THAN WHEN WE FIRST STARTED. AND I NOTICE FROM JUST DRIVING AROUND THE CITY PARTICULARLY, I'M SEEING LESS AND LESS PEOPLE SPRINKLING. THANK GOODNESS I'M SEEING LESS OF OUR CORPORATE CITIZENS SPRINKLING.))
[SUPER=01-Kit Kiser/Utilities Director; ]
[RUNS=:20]
[OUT Q=corporate citizens sprinkling]
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[VO-NAT]


The city DOES plan to open the two public swimming pools.
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[S-Staunton-River]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=99-12 1:40:08]
[GRAPHIC=Water Quality]


First it was the fish in the Staunton River, now state officials say sediment also is contaminated with high levels of P-C-B's.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Campbell Co./File Tape]


The latest test results show two areas near Brookneal have P-C-B contamination of more than a thousand parts per billion.
A level of 600 parts per billion is considered a health risk for humans.
Residents already have been warned not to eat large amounts of fish from the river.
The study has not, however, pinpointed the SOURCE of the contamination.
(------------)


[E-Powell]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=99-17 34:35]
[GRAPHIC=Internet Porn]


A local pediatrician who downloaded child pornography was sentenced to serve two years and nine months in federal prison.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/January 20]


Doctor John Powell pled guilty in January.
It didn't come out until yesterday that two of Powell's former patients had come forward and told police that Powell molested them when they were in their early teens.
Powell's lawyer says the allegations don't say anything about Doctor's Powell's ability to practice medicine.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 6:30]
[IN Q=i don't think]

((TONY ANDERSON: I DON'T THINK ANY WITNESSES COMING FORWARD ... CAME AS QUITE A SHOCK, THESE CHARGES, YOU CAN IMAGINE.))
[SUPER=01-Tony Anderson/Powell's Attorney]
[RUNS=16]
[OUT Q=can imagine.]
(------------)
[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[graphic=None]


In addition to the 33-month prison term, the Judge fined Powell 60-thousand dollars, made him subject to a search for possession of child pornography when he gets out of prison and ordered Powell NOT to practice medicine during the three years he's on supervised release.
Powell will also be required to report his whereabouts to the Virginia sex offenders registry.

[Chinese-crime]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=morning]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Members of the Chinese Community voiced the concerns to the Roanoke Police Department about the increase in crime in their communities and businesses.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


One restaurant-- China Lite on Melrose Avenue-- was robbed three times in less than two weeks.
Dozens of people turned out to make their concerns known.
Many say that they want more police patrols.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 00:40:36]
[IN Q=If we can see them more]

((FENG CHEN/RESTAURANT OWNER:IF WE CAN SEE THEM MORE FREQUENTLY...MORE OFTEN..MAYBE THE PEOPLE WHO WANT TO ROB...THEY WILL FEEL UNSAFE BECAUSE POLICE ARE NEARBY ALL THE TIME AND DRIVING AROUND))
[SUPER=01-Feng Chen/Restaurant Owner]
[RUNS=10]
[OUT Q=driving around]
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[VO-NAT]


And the Vietnamese Community...which accounts for approximately 2 percent of Roanoke's population...is experiencing the same problem.
The Roanoke Police department is now in the process of hiring a Vietnamese staff person to help with communication barriers and build community trust.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 00:21:14]
[IN Q=We're in]

((LT. RICK ARRINGTON/ROANOKE POLICE DEPARTMENT: WE'RE IN THE REVIEW PROCESS NOW OF THE APPLICATION BUT THAT WILL BE A NON SWORN POSITION..BUT AFTER YEAR WE'RE HOPING THAT THEY WILL BECOME A SWORN OFFICER))
[SUPER=01-Lt. Rick Arrington/Roanoke Police Deptartment]
[RUNS=10]
[OUT Q=sworn officer]
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[SS=None]


The Police Department will also be implementing cultural sensitivity training.

[1-Sports]


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


In sports, the trucks travel to Tennessee.
Mike Stevens has our morning sports report.
Good Morning Mike.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[RUNS=2:14]
[OUT Q=datails later.]



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


[One-Steve]


[ANCHOR=Steve]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=spa]
[TAPE#M99-3]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]


[Microwave]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;]
[SUPER=11-Roanoke;]
[SUPER=01-Jennifer Glass/Contestant;]



(I'll call for video)
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem; :00]
[RUNS=1:30]
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[Steve Live]
[SUPER=11-Roanoke;]



(Steve tosses to stocks)

[STOCKS] [COMM] ((Archive: mrs. virginia))

[plane-crash]


[ANCHOR=melanie]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=MD-80 Crash]


Investigators are learning more about what happened just moments before the crash of flight 14-20 in Little Rock.


(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Little Rock, AR;]

[5;00:00]
The plane's data recorder reveals there were mechanical problems during the landing.
The pilot was also warned twice about dangerous wind shear.
But officials are still not sure what caused the crash.
Nine people, including the pilot,were killed when the plane skidded off a runway and crashed Tuesday night.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]

[4:03:38] (( GREG FEITH/NTSB "FROM WHAT WE'VE BEEN TOLD TONIGHT, SIX OF THE NINE FATALITIES WERE IN THE FIRE AREA, WHICH IS ABOUT MID-WING BOX, WHICH IS THE AREA OVER THE WING, ITS ACTUALLY ROWS BETWEEN ROWS 17 AND 19, THOSE PEOPLE IN ROWS 17-18-19".))
[SUPER=01-Greg Feith/NTSB]
[RUNS=:22]
[OUT Q=between 17, and 19.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Wreckage of the plane will begin to be removed tomorrow as the investigation relocates to Washington, DCTERMS.
(------------)


[E-Patrick-Hospital]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=sgo]
[TAPE#=99-11 1:30:10]
[GRAPHIC=None]


The only hospital in Patrick County is deep in debt.
But its president's prognosis is that the hospital's financial health is stable.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Patrick Co.]


Patrick Community Hospital is three million dollars in the red.
It owes back payments to doctors ....
And it's been struggling to repay a one-million-dollar debt to Medicare.
CEO John Faulkner said it's been a bad few months ... but his hospital is making money again.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 3:10:50]
[IN Q=we've done]

((FAULKNER: WE'VE DONE A LOT OF HARD WORK. WE'VE GOT A LOT OF HARD WORK LEFT TO DO. I'M NOT SAYING WE'RE OUT OF THE WOODS. BUT WE CAN SEE THE EDGE OF THE WOODS AS WE MOVE FORWARD.))
[SUPER=01-John Faulkner/Hospital President and CEO]
[RUNS=:07]
[OUT Q=MOVE FORWARD]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Faulkner says no patients have been or will be denied care.
Wednesday the chairman of the hospital's board of directors stepped down.
But he says his resignation had nothing to do with the hospital's money problem.
(------------)


[Health-Check]


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


In medical news, body piercing could turn out to be deadly for some people.
Mika Brzezinski has that story and more in this morning's Health check.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Mika Brzezinski/Reporting; :00 ]
[RUNS=1:13]
[OUT Q=CBS News, New York.]

(( BODY PIERCING MAY BE THE "IN" THING, BUT THIS TREND COULD BE DEADLY FOR ADULTS WITH BAD HEARTS.
VT=VO

((vo))
RESEARCHERS AT THE MAYO CLINIC FOUND PATIENTS WITH CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE.. HAD A ONE IN FOUR CHANCE OF DEVELOPING A HEART VAVLE INFECTION.. IF THEY HAD THEIR BODIES PIERCED.
SUCH AN INFECTION IS DIFFICULT TO TREAT, AND POTENTIALLY FATAL.
DOCTORS RECOMMEND THAT PEOPLE WITH CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE TAKE ANTI-BIOTICS.. BEFORE THEY UNDERGO PIERCING.//
VT=VO

((vo))
THERE'S WORD CANADA IS THINKING ABOUT TESTING A MARIJUANA INHALER-- INTENDED TO EASE THE PAIN OF SUFFERING PATIENTS WITHOUT MAKING THEM HIGH.
THE COUNTRY'S HEALTH MINISTER SAYS IT WOULD BE SIMILAR TO INHALERS USED BY ASTHMATICS.
BOTH CANADA AND THE U-S HAVE BEEN LOOKING AT WAYS FOR PATIENTS TO RECEIVE THE DRUG.. WITHOUT EXPOSING THEM TO THE HARMFUL EFFECTS OF SMOKABLE MARIJUANA.//
VT=VO

((vo))
THE NATION'S HIGH SCHOOLS ARE SEEING A POSITIVE CHANGE IN THEIR STUDENTS' SEX HABITS.
THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL SURVEYED TEEN-AGERS IN EIGHT LARGE U-S CITIES WHERE THE AIDS RATE IS HIGH.
IT FOUND STUDENTS WERE LESS SEXUALLY ACTIVE--AND MORE LIKELY TO USE CONDOMS--THAN TEENS WERE IN 1991.
THE C-D-C SAYS THIS TURNAROUND IS DUE IN LARGE PART TO EDUCATION AND COUNSELING PROGRAMS.
AND THAT IS A LOOK AT TODAY'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]


[Microwave]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;]
[SUPER=11-Roanoke;]



(I'll call for Supers)
[SUPER=03-Saturday, 7:30 PM;]
[SUPER=03-Sunday, 2 PM;]
[SUPER=16-540-977-2314/Mrs. Virginia International;]



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

[2-HEADLINES]
[SUPER=#4049; Morning Headlines]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


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


NATO and Yugoslav generals reportedly have already begun preliminary talks on implementing a peace deal.
Yesterday, Yugoslavia said it will accept NATO's demands for ending the air campaign.
But before NATO stops the bombings it wants to see the withdrawal of Serb forces from Kosovo.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=melanie]


Mandatory water restrictions could be implemented soon if the water level continues to drop at Carvins Cove.
The city's water Resources Committe will meet next week to recommend a conservation plan.
The city is already cutting back its own water consumption.
(----------------)
[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Melanie]


And today is the tenth anniversary of the uprising at Tiananmen Square.
China's Communist government used the army to attack pro-democracy demonstrators, killing hundreds if not thousands.
A decade after the blood-letting China has undergone few political changes, with power still firmly in the
grasp of the Communist Party.
(----------------)
[ANCHOR=melanie]


And that's what's making news on this Friday June Fourth.
News 7 Mornin' will be right back.

[E-City-Water]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#99-14 1:10:03]
[GRAPHIC=Water Conservation]


Roanoke residents could face mandatory water restrictions within a month if the water level continues to drop at Carvins Cove.
Next week, Roanoke's Water Resources Committee will recommend a conservation plan.
In the meantime, Joe Dashiell reports the city is cutting back on its own consumption of water.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=With recent rainfall]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :10]
[SUPER=01-Kit Kiser/Utilities Director; :29]
[SUPER=@Joe1; :50]
[RUNS=1:00]
[OUT Q=Joe Dashiell News 7 Roanoke]


((With recent rain providing little relief at Carvins Cove... the city has been calling for voluntary conservation.
And city officials say they're now practicing what they've been preaching.
The city has stopped flush testing of fire hydrants, and washing public vehicles.
Decorative fountains have been shut off, and the city says it will not irrigate turf areas unless water can be drawn from the Roanoke River.
Utilities Director Kit Kiser says he believes citizens have been heeding the call for conservation.
[SOT]
[IN Q=Our consumption]

((KIT KISER/UTILITIES DIRECTOR: OUR CONSUMPTION IS HIGHER THAN IT WAS LAST YEAR, BUT IT'S DOWN A LITTLE BIT THAN WHEN WE FIRST STARTED. AND I NOTICE FROM JUST DRIVING AROUND THE CITY PARTICULARLY, I'M SEEING LESS AND LESS PEOPLE SPRINKLING. THANK GOODNESS I'M SEEING LESS OF OUR CORPORATE CITIZENS SPRINKLING.))
[RUNS= :20]
[OUT Q=corporate citizens sprinkling.]


The city DOES plan to open the two public swimming pools.
City officials say the recreational and employment opportunities those pools provide to thousands of children, make them more than a luxury.
Joe Dashiell News 7 Roanoke))

[E-Franklin-Property]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=99-15 44:04]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Herbert George says he just wants a fair price.
And the Roanoke property owner and his lawyer said they will fight the city's efforts to condemn his land.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 20:13]
[IN Q=It makes you irritable and disgusted]

((HERBERT GEORGE/PROPERTY OWNER: IT MAKES YOU IRRITABLE AND DISGUSTED THAT THE CITY WOULD TAKE YOUR LAND. THEY'RE SUPPOSED TO PROTECT US.))
[SUPER=01-Herbert George/Property Owner; ]
[RUNS=:06]
[OUT Q=supposed to protect us.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


George's family has assembled the parcel at the corner of Franklin Road and Elm Avenue over the last 56 years.
The city wants part of it for a small park and fountain that would serve as a gateway to downtown.
But George and city officials are far apart on price.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 01:50]
[IN Q=It's a beautiful city]

((JOSEPH WALDO/GEORGE'S ATTORNEY: IT'S A BEAUTIFUL CITY. IT'S A GREAT CITY, BUT IT'S WRONG WHEN A CITY FLEXES ITS MUSCLE AND USES THE POWER OF EMINENT DOMAIN TO TAKE FOR THE WRONG PURPOSE.))
[SUPER=01-Joseph Waldo/George's Attorney; ]
[RUNS=:10]
[OUT Q=take for the wrong purpose.]
(-------------)
[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[GRAPHIC=None]


City officials say they have been trying to settle the dispute for more than a year, and city council felt it was time to let the court decide the fair market value of the property.

[E-Lee-Mural]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=99-20 23:23]
[GRAPHIC=None]


A mural of Confederate General Robert E. Lee won't be among the 29 paintings on Richmond's massive new riverfront development project when it opens later today
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond;]


Richmond City Council member (SOD EL-AH-mean) Sa'ad El-Amin compared Lee to Adolph Hitler, and urged fellow black Richmonders to boycott the new Canal Walk unless Lee's face was removed from among 29 murals of historic figures.
The Sons of Confederate Veterans-- rallying yesterday at the Lee Statue in Richmond for Jefferson Davis's birthday -- reacted swiftly.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT 12:58:54]
[IN Q=If you]

((ROBERT BARBOUR/SONS OF CONFED. VETERANS: IF YOU TRY TO ERASE OUR HISTORY A LITTLE AT A TIME, THERE WON'T BE ANY HISTORY, FOR ANY OF US.))
[sot 13:03:04 ]

((HENRY KIDD/SONS OF CONFED. VETERANS: THEY ACTED TOO QUICKLY. AND I THINK THEY WILL REGRET WHAT THEY HAVE DONE.))
[SUPER=01-Robert Barbour/Sons of Confed. Veterans; :00]
[SUPER=01-Henry Kidd/Sons of Confed. Veterans; :10]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q=they have done.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Richmond's Historic Riverfront Foundation says it has removed Lee until the community can assess all of the 29 images in their entirety.
(------------)


[E-Surry-Student]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#99-22 TC45:42]
[GRAPHIC=None]


A Surry County 10th grader made a federal case out of his blue hair-- and yesterday he beat the school board.
Kent McNew set a booby trap for a teacher, has a tattoo that says "Kill 'Em All, and allegedly told other students he thought the Colorado school killings were a good idea.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond;]


But McNew was suspended just for having blue hair.
And the federal appeals court which may next get this case has ruled on that issue.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=Schools can ]

((KENT WILLIS/VIRGINIA ACLU: SCHOOLS CAN INDEED DO MANY THINGS TO DETERMINE SCHOOL SAFETY AND TO DICTATE THINGS ABOUT STUDENT APPEARANCE. BUT GOING SO FAR AS TO DETERMINE THE LENGTH, STYLE, OR COLOR OF YOUR HAIR IS GOING TOO FAR. SHERLOCK HOLMES/SURRY CO. SCHOOL BOARD: WELL WE LEARNED TODAY. I MEAN, HAD IT BEEN ANY OTHER ISSUE THAT WE TALKED ABOUT TODAY, IT WOULD HAVE BEEN OKAY. BUT WE DIDN'T KNOW AT THE TIME THAT IT WOULD GO TO THIS POINT. BUT THE HAIR WASN'T REALLY THE THING. THE HAIR WAS THE STRAW THAT BROKE THE CAMEL'S BACK.))
[SUPER=01-Kent Willis/Virginia ACLU; :00]
[SUPER=01-Sherlock Holmes/Surry Co. School Board; :15]
[RUNS=:31]
[OUT Q=camel's back.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond/April 30;]


It was in fact an order from Governor Jim Gilmore -- in the wake of the Colorado killings -- that prompted the school to take action.
The board chairman has NO regrets.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=We can only]

((SHERLOCK HOLMES/SURRY CO. SCHOOL BOARD: WE CAN ONLY ASSUME THAT HE FIT THE PROFILE OF WHAT WE WERE TOLD TO MAKE SURE-- IT'S TOO LATE WHEN SOMETHING HAPPENS AND EVERYONE ASKS THE QUESTION DID YOU SEE ANY SIGNS?))
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=see any signs?]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


McNew was asked why school authorities consider him a threat.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=I'm not]

((KENT MCNEW: I'M NOT SURE. I'M JUST HAPPY TO BE BACK AT SCHOOL. AND I GET TO KEEP MY HAIR. I'M HAPPY.))
[SUPER=01-Kent McNew/Surry Co. H.S. Student; :00 ]
[RUNS=:07]
[OUT Q=I'm happy.]
(-------------)
[TALENT=Melanie]
[SS=None]


Despite his ruling, Judge Robert Payne was deeply supportive of the school board.
Payne says the board is "trying to do a difficult job in difficult times."
But for the final week of school, Kent McNew gets to go back to class.

[China]


[ANCHOR=melanie]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Ten years ago today Chinese Army troops stormed Beijing crushing a student led pro- democracy movement.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Beijing, China/June 4, 1989;]


Tens of thousands of Chinese Army troops, supported by tanks and armored car personnel carriers, swept in Tianamen Square and pummelled the mass demonstration.
No one is sure how many people were killed in the nightime assault, but the number may be in the thousands.
In today's China students appear to want dollars, not democray, but that doesn't stop some Chinese dissidents from trying to keep the spirit of Tiananmen alive.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]

(( WILL THERE BE ANOTHER TIANANMEN SQUARE MOVEMENT? IF THE DICTATORS DON'T CHANGE THEIR BASIC PRINCIPLES, EVEN GRADUALLY, I THINK THERE WILL BE ANOTHER TIANANMEN SQUAREMOVEMENT.))
[SUPER=01-Jiang Quisheng/Chinese Dissident;]
[RUNS=:12]
[OUT Q=Tiananmen square movement.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


This Chinese dissident was arrested shortly after talking to a C-B-S news correspondent.
While the interview has not been cited as the reason for his arrest, it could be used against him.
(------------)



[2-Kosovo]


[ANCHOR=melanie]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Serbia Peace Plan]


NATO and the White House aren't quite ready to celebrate news that the Serbia Parliament has approved a peace plan for Kosovo.now that
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

[4;05:21]
The deal calls for a quick withdrawal of the Serb military, the creation of a NATO dominated peacekeeping force, and the safe return of more than 800-thousand refugees.
U-S officials are remaining cautious.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=]

((WE WANT TO TRANSLATE PROMISES INTO PERFORMANCE. WE HAVE NOT SEEN A SINGLE SERB SOLDIER LEAVE KOSOVO.))
[SUPER=01-Kenneth Bacon/Pentagon Spokesman;]
[RUNS=:10]
[OUT Q=SOLDIER LEAVE KOSOVO.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The United States says the bombings will continue until there are clear signs of a pullout.
While there wre no air attacks overnight, Air raid sirens began sounding this morning in Belgrade.
(------------)


[Three-Steve]


[ANCHOR=Steve]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=spa]
[TAPE#M99-3]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]




[Microwave]
[SUPER=15-Steve/Pardon;]
[SUPER=11-Roanoke;]
[SUPER=01-Kimberley Palmer/Judge;]
[SUPER=01-Krista Price/Reigning Mrs. Virginia Inter.;]
[SUPER=11-Roanoke;]




(I'll call for Supers)
[SUPER=03-Saturday, 7:30 PM;]
[SUPER=03-Sunday, 2 PM;]
[SUPER=16-540-977-2314/Mrs. Virginia International;]



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



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

[BUMP-Chyron]
[COMM #6]

((Archive: mrs. virginia))

[E-Bedrosian-Lynch]


[ANCHOR=MElanie]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#=99-19 TC32:14]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 99]


Voters decide Tuesday which Republican can beat Delegate Dick Cranwell.
The Republican primary pits Al Bedrosian against Ed Lynch.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 18:05:42]
[IN Q=If you think]

((IF YOU THINK AN EDUCATOR IS A POSITIVE CHANGE THEN HANG ON TO THAT, BRING IT TO THE POLLS ON TUESDAY, AND CAST ONE FOR ME.))
[SUPER=01-Ed Lynch/Candidate;]
[RUNS=:06]
[OUT Q=cast one for me]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Ed Lynch thinks voters need a teacher in the General Assembly, to debate things like the Standards of Learning.
His opponent-- Al Bedrosian -- disagrees.
(///// SOT /////)
[SOT 13:15:32]
[IN Q=I believe]

((I BELIEVE WE SHOULD GET POLITICIANS INCLUDING MYSELF OUT OF THE EDUCATION PROCESS AND LET THE PARENTS AND TEACHERS IN THEIR COMMUNITY DECIDE HOW TO EDUCATE THEIR OWN CHILDREN.))
[SUPER=01-Al Bedrosian/Candidate;]
[RUNS=:09]
[OUT Q=their own children]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


Both men believe parents should have a choice of schools.
Al Bedrosian homeschools his children.
Bedrosian lost to Dick Cranwell by just two percent last election.
Bedrosian has more name recognition but Ed Lynch has 13 times as much money and the support of several party leaders.
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A group of college students dug up some historic Native American remains in Staunton River Battlefield State Park this week.
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Longwood College students on an archaelogical dig unearthed a skeleton believed to be the one-thousand-year-old remains of an Indian tribal leader.
And yesterday the students got another surprise. Occaneechi (OK-uh-NEE-CHEE) chief John Blackfeather showed up to perform a private consecration ceremony at the gravesite.
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((JOHN BLACKFEATHER/OCCANEECHI TRIBAL LEADER: IT INCLUDES A PRAYER, A SILENT PRAYER, HONORING THE EARTH AND THE CREATOR. AND ASKING THAT FORGIVENESS BE GIVEN FOR THE UNCOVERING OF THE REMAINS.))
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Blackfeather say beads on the skeleton indicate it COULD have been a tribal leader or holy man.
The skeleton will be re-buried tomorrow and carbon-dated later this month.
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In sports, Cave Spring gets a new coach, and he's no stranger to the school.
Mike Stevens is here with our morning sports report.
Good Morning Mike.
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Now here's another look at today's top local stories:
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In a month, Roanoke residents could be facing mandatory water conservation measures.
In the meantime, the city has stopped flush testing of fire hydrants, and washing public vehicles.
Decorative fountains have been shut off, and the city says it will not irrigate turf areas unless water can be drawn from the Roanoke River.
But the two public swimming pools will remain open.
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The only hospital in Patrick County is three million dollars in debt.
It owes back payments to doctors and it's been struggling to repay a one-million-dollar debt to Medicare.
But hospital C-E-O John Faulkner says the situation is improving and no patients will be denied care.
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Sediment in the Staunton River is contaminated with high levels of P-C-B's.
The latest test results show two areas near Brookneal have P-C-B contamination of more than a thousand parts per billion.
A level of 600 parts per billion is considered a health risk for humans
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Now that warmer weather is here, you might be thinking of places to take the family for some summertime fun.
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If you live in the Roanoke Valley, you don't have to travel far to Lock Haven Lake.
The club DOES require memberships...but its owner says in the long run, it's worth the money.
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((SKY PREECE/LOCH HAVEN OWNER: PEOPLE LIKE TO HAVE LIFEGUARD AND HAVE ALL OF THE FACILITIES WAITING FOR THEIR USE, WHETHER IT BE BOATS, PICNIC TABLES, SHELTERS, OR WHATEVER. THEY LIKE THE WHITE SAND BEACH. AND THE FACT THAT IT'S VERY CLOSE TO HOME.))
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Preece says the lake is a good alternative to swimming pools, because its water comes from springs that are said to have "healing powers".
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Kimberly McBroom will have more on the lake resort coming up in this week's "Time Off" segment, tomorrow on News 7 Saturday Morning.
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