Coming up-- the temperature's rising on Bill Clinton's 1996 fundraising.
We'll have the latest on the crash that killed Princess Diana.
And Lotto's big winners finally showed up to claim their cash.
The news is next.
I'm Ellen Qualls sitting in for Eric Earnhart.
The toxicology tests were finally done -- and Henri Paul was finally laid to
Vicky Mabry has the funeral of Princess Diana's last driver, and the latest
on the investigation into the accident.
IN Q=There was almost
SUPER=01-Vicki Mabry/Reporting; :30
OUT Q=the truth alone.
The White House confirms it: Attorney General Janet Reno has taken a first
step toward naming a
special prosecutor to investigate President Clinton's 1996
Reno will use the 30-day review of Clinton's involvement to determine
whether to launch a more extensive, 90-day investigation that could lead to a
A similar initial review is already under way in the case of
Vice President Al Gore.
Police still have no motive or suspect in the case of Linwood Austin, a
Roanoke man who was stabbed to death yesterday.
A neighbor led police to the body at an apartment on Day Avenue.
She called police around three after hearing a thump and then seeing blood
leaking through her ceiling.
The crime rate on Day Avenue concerns many residents, but it's NOT stopping
people from moving into the community.
Nancy Craig is renovating her old home and owns two more she plans to
renovate and rent.
IN Q=we wanted to
((NANCY CRAIG/DAY AVE. RESIDENT: WE WANTED TO BRING IN FAMILIES THAT WILL
CLEAN UP AND CHANGE AND BRING IT BACK TO THE WAY IT WAS.))
SUPER=01-Nancy Craig/Day Ave. Resident;
OUT Q= WAY IT WAS
Investigators need your help in solving this crime.
They say a neighbor saw Austin go into his apartment yesterday morning
around 11-30 and that he always had frequent visitors.
If you have any information call the Roanoke City Police Department.
They are the largest individual winners in the history of the Virginia
And, they claimed their prize today nine years after the first Lotto ticket
Sam and Cynthia Brown say it was a bit of folk wisdom about Mrs. Brown's
itchy hand that paid off big.
IN Q=Well they
((CYNTHIA BROWN/LOTTO WINNER: WELL THEY GOT A SAYING THAT WHEN YOUR HAND
ITCHES YOU GONNA GET SOME MONEY. SO I PLAYED THEN.))
SUPER=01-Cynthia Brown/Lotto Winner;
OUT Q=played then.
Mrs. Brown is a seamstress, but the couple's NOT saying much else about
their lives in Halifax County.
They say they waited to claim their 26-point-2 million dollar jackpot until
they had financial advice on how to spend it.
It's the fifth largest prize in Lottery history, but the largest ever to go
to one individual winner.
The Browns will get 19 annual payments of 892-thousand-523 dollars, after
An active, happy and healthy retirement is the goal of the Senior Expo.
Exhibitors from all over Southwest Virginia are setting up shop in the
Roanoke Civic Center this weekend.
The show is geared to adults age 50 and over.
Health care issues are an important part of the event.
But there are also exhibitors there highlighting fun and recreation.
The two-day show is a way for senior adults to see what their contemporaries
are doing for fun and what's available in the area.
The show continues tomorrow.
3D Jet Stream
Regional 3d Rain loop.
3D Forecast maps
Toss back to anchor
An Oklahoman man is dead after his single-engine plane plunged into the
field at an Air Force show.
SUPER=03-San Marcos, TX;
James Kincaid the 60-year old pilot was performing a series of spins and
rolls during his flying demonstration.
But, he was unable to pull his aircraft out of the maneuvers and crashed.
According to a witness, the plane apparently broke in two from the impact
of the crash.
James died on the scene.
Don Beyer's campaign is getting some presidential help.
In two weeks President Clinton will visit the Commonwealth to support
Beyer's race for the governor's seat.
A one-thousand dollar a plate event will be held in northern Virginia
on October fourth.
Beyer was one of the first Democrats in Virginia to back Clinton in 1992
when he was a longshot for the presidential nomination.
Jim Gilmore's also gotten some big name support recently from Republican
In the past week, former presidential candidates Lamar Alexander and Steve
Forbes made appearances for Gilmore.
Roanoke Police are enlisting citizen re-enforcements.
Tomorrow the first class will graduate from the Crime Abatement Residential
Effort Patrol training program.
These citizens are a part of the CARE Team.
IT's a new crime prevention program sponsored by the Roanoke City Police
The motto is "observation, not confrontation."
These citizens will work in teams, on foot, by bike or in a car.
IN Q=WE'RE TRYING TO
((SGT. R.L. ARRINGTON/ROANOKE POLICE DEPT: WE'RE TRYING TO EMPHASIZE BEING
SPECIFIC TO CERTAIN THINGS WE NEED AND HOW TO CONTINUE TO OBSERVE THE CRIME
WITH OUT BEING OBSERVED THEMSELVES.))
((ESTELLE MCCADDEN/MELROSE-RUGBY NEIGHBORHOOD FORUM: YOU NEED TO GET OUT THERE
AND BE ACTIVE. HELP GET SOME OF THE THINGS DONE THAT YOU NEED TO BE DONE.))
SUPER=01-SGT. R.L.Arrington/Roanoke Police Dept.;
SUPER=01-Estelle McCadden/Melrose-Rugby Neighborhood Forum; :12
OUT Q=NEED TO BE DONE
U.S. Cellular is donating phones and air time to the CARE Patrol.
The citizen officers will be able to report suspicious behavior by touching
The patrol is a volunteer unit and not allowed to carry weapons or interact
Many who have watched a relative die of Alzheimer's feel their loved one
The first time when the disease destroys their memory and finally when it
takes their life.
Today nearly 200 people walked for those who have suffered through this
This is the first Memory Walk organized by The Roanoke-Salem Alzheimer's
About 40-thousand people in Southwest Virginia suffer from the disease.
Nationally the number is four million, making Alzheimer's one of the leading
contributing causes of death for older Americans.
Money raised today will help the association provide services in Southwest
IN Q=WE ARE HERE
((ELLEN WARD/ROANOKE-SALEM ALZHEIMER'S ASSOC.: WE ARE HERE TO HELP GET THE
INFORMATION OUT ABOUT ALZHEIMER'S. WE HAVE SUPPORT GROUPS WE WANT TO BE HERE
FOR THE PEOPLE FOR THE FAMILIES.))
((JULIE MCHUGH/MEMORY WALK CHAIRPERSON: IT SLOWLY BUT SURELY TAKES AWAY THEIR
MEMORIES. I THINK THAT NOT ONLY IS THE PERSON A VICTIM BUT THE FAMILIES SUFFER
SUPER=01-Ellen Ward/Roanoke-Salem Alzheimer's Assoc.;
SUPER=01-Julie McHugh/Memory Walk Chairperson; :12
OUT Q=SUFFER THE GREATEST
The Roanoke-Salem Chapter is a part of a network of nearly 200 chapters in
all 50 states.
Those chapters are hosting Memory Walks as well.
Students are using the Internet to cheat but teachers are catching some in
Eric Earnhart has that story and more in this week's edition of Web Watch.
IN Q=It looks like
SUPER=03-Charleston, IL; :21 QUICK!
SUPER=01-Keith Kohanzo/Judicial Hearing Officer; :27
SUPER=03-Franklin Co.; :56
OUT Q=Eric Earnhart, News 7
(( It looks like an easy answer... websites offering hundreds of term
papers, already written and ready to download.
IN Q=if you know
(( IF YOU KNOW WHERE TO GO, YOU KNOW WHERE TO GET IT, I THINK PEOPLE WILL BE
USING IT ))
OUT Q=be using it
But teachers are getting wise... Utah schools are blocking these sites from
An alert-- an Eastern Illinois University professor caught one Internet
IN Q=she realized
((SHE REALIZED IT WASN'T HIS STYLE OR HIS CAPABILITY, AND BECAME SUSPICIOUS AND
SHE ALSO KNOW OF THE SAME SITE, IT WAS WELL PUBLICIZED AND SHE LOOKED IT UP AND
THERE IT WAS. ))
OUT Q=there it was
Microsoft's Windows 98 operating system upgrade won't be released until
The company originally planned to release two versions, an upgrade for
Windows 95, and one for Windows 3.1, during the first three months of next
Now they're combining both into one package, and that will take more time to
People trying to renovate the Jubal Early homeplace in Franklin County are
hoping today's technology can help them save this piece of history.
The Jubal Early Preservation Trust website tells you how to chip in and save
It also offers historians' insight into Early's civil war role...
And information about an upcoming symposium.
To visit the Jubal Early website, the link is on the WebWatch page, on the
WDBJ website at WWW-dot-WDBJ7-dot com.
Eric Earnhart, News 7))
The Virginia State Police are helping to make some wishes come true.
This weekend dozens of troopers from all over the state are playing softball
The two day tournament at the Moyer Sports Complex is a fund raiser for the
Virginia Make A Wish Foundation.
The foundation grants wishes for terminally ill children.
This is the twelfth softball tournament the state police have played for the
Troopers seek business sponsors and community donations.
IN Q=THIS YEAR PRIMARILY
((T.G. AYERS/VIRGINIA STATE POLICE: THIS YEAR PRIMARILY IT'S FROM ENTRY FEES.
EACH ONE OF THESE FELLAS PAYS A MINIMUM OF 30-DOLLARS TO GET ON THE FIELD AND
MULTIPLY THAT BY EIGHT TEAMS, 15 PLAYERS PER TEAM AND THAT'S A LOT OF MONEY.
SO BASICALLY IT COMES OUT OF TROOPERS' POCKETS TO MAKE A WISH.))
SUPER=01-T.G Ayers/Virginia State Police;
OUT Q=MAKE A WISH
Salem donated the use of the fields.
Over the years, the tournament has raised more than 180-thousand dollars for
the Make A Wish Foundation.
On the next On Record we'll talk about topics many people would rather
ignore -- death and dying.
Some people facing the end of their lives or that of a loved one, are
choosing hospices as a comfortable place to spend the remaining days.
Connie Stevens has more.
IN Q=Herbert Conley has come
SUPER=01-Herbert Conley/Hospice Patient; :13
SUPER=01-Bev Conley/Caregiver; :46
SUPER=01-Dr. Robert Heath/Carilion Hospice Roanoke; 1:11
OUT Q=CS, News 7.
((Herbert Conley has come to grips with the conditions now taking their toll
on his body--
Between a weakening heart and cancer-- he has resigned himself to simply
enjoying his final days-- at home.
IN Q=The main thing
((HERBERT CONLEY/HOSPICE PATIENT: THE MAIN THING IS YOU HAVE TO FOCUS YOUR MIND
ON OTHER THINGS AND TRY TO ENJOY LIFE, INSTEAD OF WORRYING ABOUT WHEN IT IS
GOING TO HAPPEN AND THAT SORT OF THING, I DON'T LET IT CROSS MY MIND AND
HAVEN'T FOR A LONG TIME. ))
OUT Q=a long time.
For Herbert and his wife Bev, Carilion's hospice program has been a great
help-- providing medical attention-- even assistance wading through medical
statements, and of course, emotional support.
IN Q=I think mainly
((BEV CONLEY/CAREGIVER: I THINK MAINLY IT'S JUST TALKING WITH SOMEONE, LETTING
THEM KNOW HOW YOU FEEL AND GETTING YOUR EMOTIONS OUT. AND THAT HAS BEEN THE
BEST THING FOR ME.))
OUT Q=thing for me.
And there is always a financial side to any health care issue-- some say
hospice is one of the first forms of managed care.
IN Q=When managed care
DR. ROBERT HEATH/MEDICAL DIRECTOR, CARILION HOSPICE ROANOKE: WHEN MANAGED CARE
LOOKS AT COST-EFFECTIVE WAYS OF PROVIDING CARE FOR PEOPLE, THEY FIND THAT
HOSPICES PROVIDE GOOD QUALITY COST EFFECTIVE CARE AND CAN KEEP PEOPLE OUT OF
EMERGENCY ROOM,S, CAN KEEP PATIENTS OUT OF PROLONGED HOSPITAL STAYS. KEEP THEM
AT HOME WITH THEIR FAMILIES. AND THAT'S WHAT ALOT OF HMO'S STRIVE TO DO, KEEP
PATIENTS AT HOME, AND THAT'S EXACTLY WHAT HOSPICE IS VERY GOOD AT DOING.))
OUT Q=very good at doing
For more information about Hospice Care, watch ON-RECORD, tomorrow, at 11.m.
Connie Stevens, News 7.))
SUPER=330-Rain Possible/Clearing & Breezy/54-59/Mostly Sunny/Breezy &
SUPER=331-Scattered Showers/Then Clearing & Cool/54-59/Mostly Sunny/&
SUPER=332-Rain Possible/Clear & Breezy/54-59/Turning/Clear/63-67;
SUPER=333-Scattered Showers/Then Clearing/48-52/Partly Sunny/& Breezy/61-65;
SUPER=334-Clouds & Showers/Then Clear & Cool/54-59/Turning/Partly Sunny/66-69;
Ken Oxendine scored twice and Shayne Graham booted three field goals to
lead the Hokies over Temple 23 to 13.
Tech moves to first place in the Big East with a 3 and 0 record. The
Hokies play Arkansas State next Saturday in Blacksburg.
S-W & L
GRAPHIC=W & L logo
An interception late in the fourth quarter allowed Guilford to beat
Washington and Lee today 34 to 20.
SUPER=03-Lexington/Generals vs Quackers; :
The Generals marched on to Wilson field hoping to win their season opener.
After a defensive battle in the first quarter, The Quackers got down to
Business as quarterback Danny Strelkausks hooks up with Junior Lord for the 11
yard touchdown Guilford led 7 to nothing.
A few minutes later Guilford would get the ball again This time quarterback
Jason Hoffman throws the bomb to William Rochelle for the 60 yard touchdown
Guilford led 13 to nothing.
The Generals decided to go their own air attack as Christian Batcheller
connects with J.T. Malatesta for the 23 yard touchdown W & l trailed by six
Then with less one minute left in SUPER=36-W & L/20/Guilford/34/;the
first half the Generals would go to their passing game one more time at
Batcheller fires the bullet to Scott Humphrey's who runs in for the score as
Guilford goes on to win it 34 to 20.
Oscar Davenport threw for 281 yqards and two touchdowns as sixth ranked
North Carolina beat Maryland 40 to 14.
SUPER=03-College Park, MD/SUNSHINE; :
The Carolina band playing as the team comes to the field.
In the second quarter, Maryland quarterback Brian Cummings rolls out and
keeps it scoring from 3 yards out to make it 7 to nothing Terps.
Davenport then put the ball in the air on this play he hooks up with Na
Brown on the 15 yard touchdown pass play to tie the game at 7 to 7.
Davenport struck again in the third SUPER=36-North
Carolina/40/Maryland/14/;quarter this time he hits Jason Peace on the 19 yard
touchdown play to make it 27 to 7 and the Tar Heels win it 40 to 14.
Doug Johnson tossed three touchdown passes to lead third ranked Florida
over Tennessee 33 to 20.
SUPER=03-Gainsville, FL/CBS SPORTS; :
The third ranked Gators got on the board in the first quarter Doug Johnson
hits Jamie Richardson on this 11 yard touchdown strike to make it 7 to nothing
with 9-minutes left in the period.
Tennessee quarterback Payton Manning then turned the ball over throwing
this interception to Tony George. He gets a couple of blocks and takes it 88
yards down field for the score to make it 14 to nothing Florida.
Manning answered the interception in the second quarter when he hits
Jermaine Copeland on this 23 yard touchdown pass but Tennessee trailed Florida
14 to 7.
Johnson connected on two touchdowns SUPER=36-Florida/33/Tennessee/20/;in
the second half to lead the Gators to the 33 to 20 victory over Tennessee and
Florida remains undefeated at 3 and 0.
Arkansas and Nebraska were upset winners today in College Football.
SUPER=03-Louisville, KY/CBS SPORTS; :
In Louisville, Penn State putting its number one ranking on the line.
Curtis Enis had a big first half here he scores the second of his three
touchdowns on a four yard run as Penn State routs the Cardinals.
For all of the scores lets check the boards.
WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=0101-j/New Hampshire/24//William & Mary/22///j/Rowan/54//Ferrum/6///;
SUPER=0101-j/Hampton/7//N.C. A & T/2///j/Guilford/34//W & L/20///;
SUPER=0101-j/Emory & Henry/31//Bridgewater/7///j/JMU/13//Massachusetts/10///;
SUPER=0101-/Norfolk State/21/j/Delaware St./24///j/Concord/24//Newport
SUPER=0101-/Maryland/14/j/North Carolina#6/40///j/Georgia Tech/28//Wake
SUPER=0101-/Army/17/j/Duke/20///j/N.C. State/41//N. Illinois/14///;
SUPER=0101-j/Iowa#13/63//Iowa St./20////Arizona St./3//BYU/7/2//;
SUPER=0101-j/Michigan St.#17/23//Notre Dame/7///j/Washington
SUPER=0101-/Stanford#21/27//Oregon St./24////Colorado St.#23/0//Air
OUT Q=....last score."
The Baltimore Orioles scored 9 runs in the second this afternoon and held on
to beat Detroit 12 to 8.
SUPER=03-Baltimore, MD/FOX SPORTS; :
Oriole pitching coach Ray Miller checking the action.
In the second, Chris Hoiles sends this pitch deep over the centerfield wall
and the orioles took a 3 to nothing lead to start the rally.
Then the very next batter Mike Bordick gets all of this pitch it ends up
over the left field wall for a solo homer and the Orioles led the Tigers 4 to
Eric Davis add some offense in the SUPER=35-Baltimore/12/Detroit/8/;
second he hits this shot to right centerfield for a two run double to make it 6
to nothing and the Orioles win it 12 to 8.
The Yankees are in the playoffs for a third straight year after beating
Toronto in extra innings.
And the Giants maintain a one game lead on the Dodgers in the West.
SUPER=03-Los Angeles, CA/FOX SPORTS; :
In Los Angeles this afternoon, The Dodgers came up short against the
Larry Walker hits this shot off the wall in left centerfield driving in a
run as the Rockies beat the Dodgers 2 to 1.
For all of the scores lets check the boards.
WIPE TO SCORES
SUPER=0091-/Detroit/8/j/Baltimore/12////Toronto/3/j/New York/4//11 Innings/;
SUPER=0092-j/Philadelphia/3//Chicago/2////San Francisco/2/j/San Diego/12///;
SUPER=0092-j/Colorado/2//Los Angeles/1////St. Louis/1/j/Pittsburgh/10///;
OUT Q=....last score."
Joe Bessy picked up his first Busch victory this afternoon taking the
checkered flag in the MBNA 200 in Dover.
SUPER=03-Dover, DE/TNN SPORTS; :
The race was running smooth until lap 162 Hermie Sadler hits the outside
wall then drifts down the track and hits the inside wall at the gate bringing
out the caution.
The race was red flagged for over 30 minutes while the gate was repaired.
Buckshot Jones took the lead with 22 laps to go but while battling with Joey
Bessey he spins out and crashes with less than 20 laps to go.
Bessey took the point and he would take the checkered flag winning the MBNA
200, his first win in a Busch car.
IN Q="As far...
((JOE BESSEY/MBNA 200 WINNER: ))
SUPER=01-Joe Bessey/MBNA 200 Winner; :
OUT Q=.....for the win.
Randy Lajoie was second.