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i'm dara brown along with bill "i hope for everyone, we get back to appomattox the way it used to be " an e-f 3 tornado touches down in central virginia .... how local groups are helping to return peace... and power... to the area. # a close call for one missouri highway patrol trooper, after his patrol car was side-swiped by a tractor trailer. how the incident is bringing to light the importance of move-over laws.### good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10. i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. recovery effort continue this morning after multiple tornadoes touched down across the commonwealth. the national weather service says an ef-3 tornado hit in appomattox county. that is the strongest tornado that area has ever seen in the month of february. a total of four people were killed in virginia... dozens of others 60-
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this morning we are still following school closings and delays... appomattox county schools are still closed. pocahontas and greenbrier county west virginia are operating on a delayed schedule. storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori joins us now with more on the forecast.. kristina? # today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are
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highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature reach the windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. time now for your timesaver traffic report. we're continuing to follow a developing story out of kansas... after a workplace mass shooting kills four people and injures 14 others. police say an excel industries worker stole a vehicle... shot people in the street and parking lot and opened fire inside his workplace. five people remain in critical condition this morning. the alleged gunman was later shot and killed by an officer on scene. we will have more on this story coming up at 5:30.### central virginia continues
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commonwealth touches down in appomattox county. today "god's pit crew" will load trucks with relief supplies and head to the area. the group plans to send blessing buckets with cleaning supplies.. and tolietries. they will also help with tree removal... and other clean-up efforts. storm. he's been identified as 78- year-old edward harris. among the seven people hurt. its how the community is coming signs of hope in evergreen. about 25 students on the appomattox county high school football team were out lifting heavy materials... helping with the cleanup. their coach says its great to see the team help those in need. doug smith/appomatto x county high school football coach "it makes me feel great last night they knew all the stuff happened they got on the phone with each other and wanted to know what they could do to help and they say count me in coach i'll be there,"
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church are also assisting with cleanup. volunteers are trying to salvage important items like books and photos that are important memories. despite all of the sadness and grief people are now starting to look to the future.### another area hit hard by these storms was waverly... which is in sussex county. the national weather service confirms an e-f-1 tornado with winds up to 110 miles per hour touched down in the small community. state police say roughly 30 people have been displaced. a two year old boy, along with his father and grandfather were killed. the boy's mother remains in the hospital. this morning we're hearing from one of the family members of the victims. toya jones / lost 2yearold cousin it be your loved one, the feeling is unbearable.butt ed to my uncle was the best, he was funny eight others were injured. # we will have crews in appomattox county today... and updates throughout the day on the wsls 10 news and weather apps.. and wsls dot com. #
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campaign that starts today. police across the roanoke valley will be out... enforcing red light violations in problem areas. w-s-l-s 10's erin brookshier joins us live with more on why police decided to target red lights this weekend.. erin? # police say they're not looking to write tickets this weekend.. but are willing to do so, in order to promote the message that red light running is a very serious problem. a new triple-a study finds the majority of us believe it's not okay to run through a red light... about ninety- four percent of the people who were surveyed say it's unacceptable. but that same survey also found.. that more than one in three of those same people had run a red light in the past thirty days. starting today, the law enforcement agencies represented by the blue ridge transportation safety board will be out in full force.. watching for people who zoom through the red lights. we want people to be aware and stay focused on driving, so put down the phone, turn down the radio. any kind of distraction. keep them to a minimum and focus on driving, and if you don't speed, you have the
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i'm told police will be all over the valley.. at major intersections like orange avenue and williamson road.. and at smaller intersections with only one traffic signal. so if you do run a red light-- chances are, you're going to be stopped. coming up in our next half hour-- i'll have more on why crashes that happen at red light intersections are some of the most dangerous. eb, wsls 10. new dashboard camera video proves just how dangerous it can be if motorists don't follow the move over law. this footage shows a semi truck sideswiping a highway patrol car in missouri during a routine traffic stop. seconds after the trooper slid behind the wheel, the tractor trailer whizzed by sideswiping his car and narrowly missing the woman who had just been pulled over. the video is being used as a warning
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move over when passing cars on the side of the highway. sgt. jason pace/mshp: "it provides extra security and safety for not just law enforcement-- but emergency workers, highway workers now." jennifer sampietro/husba nd killed in 2005: "there's no reason for it, these cars have lights on them, there's no reason why people can't just slow down and move over." contvo the truck driver was ticketed for careless driving.### in what's news today... the danville regional medical center is hosting its fourth neighborhood walk this week. the walk is tonight at 6... at averett university. the weekly walks started after two people... including a doctor.. were shot. the hospital says by coming together... they can achieve great things... like a crime free community. # visitation is today for a former longtime state senator from montgomery county. madison marye died earlier this week. friends and family will be at the horne funeral service today from 4 to 7 p.m. his funeral is tomorrow. # you can get help today filling out the free application for
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tech. the deadline for the financial aid for is coming up. staff at the office of university scholarships and financial aid will be available from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. to help you out. tickets go on sale today at the berglund center for grammy award winning artists chicago. the show is april 13th at 7:30. tickets start at $66. you can also get tickets today for for tyler perry's madea on the run show. it's april 29th..### u-s lawmakers are accusing takata of faking test results... to cover up the exploding airbag issue. internal documents from takata showed company officials argued data on inflator quality and testing ... was manipulated to hide the problems. the national highway traffic safety administration says the defective airbags could explode sending metal fragments flying....which can cause serious injury or death. it is the largest and most complex safety recall in u.s. history. # if you're looking for a family
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with cheap insurance, you may want to look at honda's minivan. insure dot com's annual rankings of the most and least expensive vehicles to insure in 2016 lists the honda odyssey l-x as the cheapest... costing drivers an average of $1,113 a year. rounding out the top three are honda's cr-v lx two-wheel- drive... and the dodge grand caravan a-v-p. while the most expensive to insure is the dodge g-t viper... averaging $4,048 a year.### turning back to the forecast... storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori has more -- kristina?? today will start windy. the wind
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through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s.
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increasing sunshine. temperature reach the middle 40s by the afternoon. . facebook is considered one of the best companies in the world... so the job application
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their favorite interview question... and how the virginia today team would answer it. # jetblue wanted to see if strangers could work together to unanimously answer a question that would affect their lives. the reward they were offered - when we look at whats trending
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networking, online and technology talkers. facebook is one of the most desirable employers in the world, so naturally it's a competitve interview process. but one of their favorite questions to ask candidates is ... "on your very best day at work - the day you come home and think you have the best job in the world - what did you do that day?" and we wanted to share our favorite days at work... erin - 611 coverage and working with greg moore.. patrick - built in the blue
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but pretty much anyday i get to deliver the news. kristina - january snowstorm - forecast was accurate and got to hang out with all of storm team 10. jetblue recently conducted a
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flights, offering all 150 passengers a free round-trip ticket to anywhere in the world... but with one catch. the passengers had to work together and unanimously agree on one destination by the end of the flight. if there wasn't a unanimous decision, they wouldn't get the free trip. using red and blue paddles, they narrowed down their options.
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and caicos or costa rica... "turks and caicos... no hands in the air... cheers that must mean only one thing... 150 random strangers have chosen unanimously to go to costa rica? cheers" jetblue conducted the experiment due to all the division in washington. on this show we've talked about grumpy cat... worried cat and even vampire cat... and now a kitten with a mustache gives new meaning to the word "whiskers". this is "sally ann" and she has
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pattern around her mouth in the shape of a perfect mustache. the uniquely colored kitten was found abandoned in a donation bin at a salvation army in california. she has gone from a stray to an internet star and the shelter is hoping to use sally ann's funny look to draw attention to the need of spaying and neutering animals. right now the kitten is getting the nutritional and medical care.. but should be ready for adoption within days. now to kristina, with for a look at our forecast. today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken
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temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost devils. # plus the mens and womens odac basketball tournament is returning to salem. the economic impact this event has on the roanoke valley -
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welcome back to virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10....it's i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. several high school basketball teams are still in the running for regional championships. wsls 10's john appicello has a look at the semi final action.### appy good morning everybody.. hs region semis were being contested tonight across the area.. and they included wins by the hidden valley, carroll county and the william fleming girls the 3a boys region semis included a pair of roanoke co powers.. northside...bou nced western albemarle in game one.. leaving cave spring..to try and de-rail spotswood.. vo packed house..for the second
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and they had their hands full with the trailblazers.. justin kier to the rack for 2 of his 19 points to lead his team.. cave spring responds with plenty of support tonight. its devin beckner...baseli ne 2 and the foul.. and later..jake furrow...stop pop 2. this one goes to the wire.. and its spotswood..by 7..to return to the region finals...with a rematch of last year's 3a west title game.. they'll get northside 745 tomorrow night. vo to roanoke catholic..for the vic div ii semifinals.. rival north cross is in. watch...catholi c's ethan tait...low block catch and move for 2.... north cross...right back at it.. off the loose ball.kkick to jordan lowery for the 3 ball.. plenty of emotion in this rivalry.. more lowery...to the rack for 2 more.. north cross with the win tonight.. vo cameron crazies...ready to go tonight with florida state in. ingraham gives it up for chase
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who topples the tin for two.. later...turnove r... and look out below..freshma n brandon ingram is airborne... and duke..is duke...80-65 they are 6-1 since falling out of the polls.. lone loss to number 11 lousiville... full screen big south men. liberty falls on the road.. radford..gets a win they are 8-8 in the league. the efforts underway as bedford pulls together resources to drive in new businesses. a state legislative panel kills a new bill... that would make the names of police officers secret. the controversy... and what it means for law enforcement. # and a new initiative will have police out looking for people running red ligths this weekend.
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"we believe there were a total of 8 tornados that touched down in virginia " tornadoes tear through virginia... killing four people. the latest recovery efforts plus one little boys story of survivial. # kansas where investigators say a series of shootings have left four people we're learning at this hour. good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on wsls 10. i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. recovery efforts continue after several tornadoes touched down wednesday. virginia national guard soldiers help with cleanup efforts. one of the hardest hit areas was appomattox county... where an ef-3 tornado was on the ground for thirteen miles. it killed one person... and damaged more than one hundred homes.
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closings and delays... appomattox county schools are closed. pocahontas and greenbrier county west virginia are operating on a delayed schedule. for more on what to expect lets check in with storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori.. kristina? today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible.
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scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. time now for your timesaver traffic report. the appomattox community is continuing to cleanup after a violent ef-3 tornado. families in evergreen are still searching the rubble of their homes - looking to salvage anything they can. many houses were leveled. but scattered throughout the destruction... are signs of hope... like a sign that reads pray still standing on the second story of one home. one mother is thanking her painter for saving her son's life. daniel poole had chased his dog down to the basement where painter chris wright was working. wright saw the storm was getting bad so he told daniel to get in the closet. chris wright:"right before we
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and then it got light again and that's when the house lifted up feel the woosh. both say they have never seen anything like this before.### recovery efforts are also underway in patrick county... where an ef-1 tornado touched down in the ararat area. wind speeds there ranged from 86 miles per hour.. up to 110. the tornado was on the ground for about two minutes... with a path of almost two miles several homes and structures were damaged but no one was hurt. crews are still working to restore power. the national guard is also there ... focusing on debris removal and clearing blocked roads. an aerial team is also on stand-by to help with damage assessment.### national guard troops... and state emergency response teams are in essex county this morning... after an e-f-3 tornado left more than 2-dozen people hurt... and buildings destroyed. buster tharp / family hurt in storm - as far as we know, all three houses on a six acre lot
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the way down to the foundations essex county schools are closed ... along with several roads and neighborhoods due to downed power lines. state police are asking people to stay away from affected areas while crews work to clear the damage. a reminder when we're not on the air.. you can stay up to date information on our website.. wsls dot com. we'll also post updates on our facebook and twitter pages..### a gunman killed three people... and wounded fourteen in a shooting spree in south-central kansas last night. most of the people were shot inside a manufacturing plant where the gunman worked. the suspect also shot three people while en route to the facility.. sarah plake has the latest. # a massive police presence outside of the excel industries plant in hesston, kansas after a gunman entered the complex and opened fire. workers inside the building described a chaotic scene. sot / no id "everybody was running, people
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crying, we just didn't know what to do." sot / no id "and more people running and all of a sudden pop pop pop, i started running too. when it was over four people were killed including the gunman, more than a dozen wounded, many critically. witnesses say the suspect.. who was an employee of the plant.. was armed with an assault style weapon and a handgun. police say the man also shot and wounded three people he encountered on the way to the plant before he went inside and opened fire. . sot / no id "it didn't' matter who it was he had no specific target, he just... shooting anyone who got in his way." the first officer to arrive immediately engaged the gunman and single handily took him down. sot / sheriff t. walton - harvey county kansas :xx - :xx "even though he took fire, he went inside of that place and saved multiple, multiple lives, a hero as far as i'm concerned. about 150 people were inside the plant at the time of the shooting. police would not discuss a motive but say they do have leads on what may attacker.
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detectives continue their investigation into a fairfax county cold case. police say 20- year-old "veronica hepworth" was murdered and found partially clothed on route 50 ... thirty four years ago in loudoun county. police have photos of hepworth's last- known serious boyfriend.... who is likely in his upper 50's or early 60's. officers have also compiled an age-progression sketch for help in finding him. anyone with information should call police.### happening today - a massachusetts teen who raped and killed his math teacher in 2013 will learn his sentence. prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence philip chism to life in prison for the murder and rape charges. chism's defense attorney asked for his client to be given concurrent sentences... and serve 26 years in prison. he was found guilty for killing... and raping his high school math teacher. # police in the roanoke valley and surrounding areas will be out in full force today-- cracking
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it's all part of a big initiative that aims to make our area safer. w-s-l-s 10's erin brookshier joins us live with more on why police say crashes like this are so bad.. erin?### if you think about what happens when you run a red light.. one drive is totally unaware the other will be speeding through the light. which ends up in a t-bone type crash... the side of the vehicles don't have as much of a cushion as the font does with the engine.. or the rear does with the trunk-- so if you are t- boned, the side of the car can cave in and led to an even more dangerous situation. each year.. there are hundreds of deaths and more than one- hundred thousand injuries as a result of someone running a red light. in this particiular crash, the reason why red light running is so dangerous, is because what the people like to do, they beat the light. so that has speed involved. you see the light change from
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they inherently speed up. you have the potential of pinning somebody in with the collapse of the car and really causing serious injury or death and that's why running red lights is so dangerous. this is just one of many similar police campaigns that will be taking place throughout the year. today's initiative will stretch across the roanoke valley.. even reaching into christiansburg and the new river valley. i'm told officers will be out at major intersections and on back roads as well.. so if you run a red light today, chances are-- you will be stopped. keep that in mind, and drive safely as you head out the door to work this morning. i'm eb, wsls 10. a virginia legislative panel killed a bill that would have allowed the names of police officers be kept secret from the news media and the public. the bill put open records advocates... up against law enforcement groups... in a fierce debate about government transparency. it was introduced in response to a recent court ruling... directing the state to turn over the names and employment dates of thousands of law
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supporters of the bill said releasing the information could put officers in danger. # basketball players from around the commonwealth are waking up in salem this morning as the odac tournament continues. the women's games kicked off yesterday.. and the men's start this afternoon. fifteen college basketball teams and all of their fans are in town until sunday.. bringing a big boost to the local economy. we don't normally get busy on a 3 pm or 4 pm on a saturday, but this weekend we will. if the team that they're watching has a 1pm game, it's over at 3. theyre going to eat at 3:15 and that's not normally a busy time. so we keep the staff on and we're ready for anything. anytime we can bring people in and they're actually spending the night it's a win- win for everybody. this is just one more of the multitude of events that we bring in that adds to that economic impact for the whole roanoke valley since the tournament started more than three decades ago .. the rotary club has
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charities.### the town and county of bedford are looking at ways to help prospective business owners from the very beginning. after bedford reverted from a city to a town ... there are more steps prospective business owners have to go through. the county, town, and other organizations are developing a business manual. it will be a guide for people to know about business plans, licensing, and sustainability. # now to kristina, with a look at our forecast. today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny
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monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature reach the middle 40s by the afternoon. . business plans, licensing, and sustainability. #
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temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny our picture of the day comes from today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. our picture of the day comes from email us the pictures you've taken around the area. send them to news-at- wsls.com. remember to include your name and a short description to go along with the photo. we'll pick our favorite every morning... to show on-air and post on our facebook page. after slugging it out on the
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after slugging it out on the debate stage in houston, the gop presidential candidates have gone their separate ways today with hopes of changing the super tuesday primary map. and more on the candidate headed our way. plus a local school is raising money.. and awareness for heart disease.. why it's a cause that's close to
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thank you for joining us for virginia today on w-s-l-s. i'm...patrick mckee. and i'm... jenna zibton. presidental candidates have their sights set on super tuesday states. twelve states will decide who they want to represent them at the nominee phase of the election year. republicans debated last night... at one point... three candidates were talking at the same time... and hurling insults as moderators tried to regain control. donald trump was attacked from the right.... and the left... by senators ted cruz and marco rubio, who joined in a tag team to knock trump out of favor with voters. sot: ted cruz/ r presidential candidate :14-:20 "anyone who really cared about illegal immigration wouldn't be hiring illegal immigrants." sot: marco rubio/ r presidential candidate :21-:26 "you're the only person on this stage who's ever been fined for hiring people to work on your project illegally. you hired some ..." sot: donald trump/ r presidential candidate :27-:30 "no, no. i'm the only one on this stage who's hired people.
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trump is winning all the polls in the super tuesday states except one.. texas. leading in the polls there is cruz in the state he already represents in congress. # donald trump's upcoming rally at radford university is causing students on both ends of the political spectrum to speak up. some students and graduates are obtaining as many of the free tickets as they can.. with no plans to attend or give the tickets away. they say empty seats will send a message to trump. others are planning a read-in where they sit in the rally but read a book the entire time. there are also some who believe this is unfair to the people who are actually interested in colby bender radford university i think it's a great opportunity to come and see an actual presidential candidate come to your university and make history, not matter whether you agree or disagree with him. radford university says the trump campaign will decide whether the empty seats will be given to walk-ins at the last minute.. if ticketholders do not show up. ### in this morning's 10 cares heart health... a local school is raising
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disease. six students at thomas jefferson elementary school in forest all have different forms of congenital heart disease. some of them have had multiple surgeries to correct things like holes in their heart. 6-year old cody had open heart surgery when he was nine days old... and his heart will never be fully fixed. the american heart association's jump rope for heart event is this afternoon. the school has close to 100% student participation... and the community is involved too. the students always make it a goal to raise more money year after year. # anxiety ... may mask symptoms of heart disease in women. a new study found women with an anxiety disorder were 75-percent more likely to have reduced blood flow to the heart during exercise than those without anxiety. because chest discomfort and palpitations can overlap those of heart disease ... doctors may assume these symptoms are
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today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature
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today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear five things you need to know are coming up next. lindee good morning... we hope you can join us today for daytime blue ridge.. today on the show.. it's a game that has been shown to improve memory.. focus.. and concentration.. we'll get a few tips on how to play bridge.. and where they're offering free lessons in our area.. lindee
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here's a look at "five things you need to know" before you head out the door this morning. police say four people, including a gunman, are dead after a series of shootings in south-central kansas. police say there are at least four crime scenes, including the excel plant, the facility's parking lot and two roadway intersections. investigators say law enforcement later killed the suspect, who was an employee. federal, state and local authorities are investigating. police in the roanoke valley and surrounding areas will be out in full force today-- cracking down on people who run red lights. today's initiative will stretch across the roanoke valley.. even reaching into christiansburg and the new river valley. officers will be out at major intersections and on back roads as well tornado recovery efforts continue across virginia this morning..
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says the tornado that touched down in appomattox county wednesday had estimated winds of up to 165 mph. the ef-3 twister was on the ground for 13 miles, damaging more than 100 homes. one person was killed several others got hurt. today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. our region as you head out the door this morning. ahead at 6..... a community event that's hoping to reduce crime in one southside city. plus.... after a year in orbit.. astronaut scott kelly's ride back to earth departs next week. what he's saying about his time in space and his big homecoming. stay with us - we're back in 2
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"i hope for everyone, we get back to appomattox the way it used to be " an e-f 3 tornado touches down in central virginia .... how local groups are helping to return peace... and power... to the area. # a close call for one missouri highway patrol trooper, after his patrol car was side-swiped by a tractor trailer. how the incident is bringing to light the importance of move-over laws.### good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10. i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. recovery
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morning after multiple tornadoes touched down across the commonwealth. the national weather service says an ef-3 tornado hit in appomattox county. that is the strongest tornado that area has ever seen in the month of february. a total of four people were killed in virginia... dozens of others were hurt... and at one point 60- thousand people were without power. we still have some strong winds this morning. storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori joins us now with the details.. kristina? # today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s.
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cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with time now for your timesaver traffic report. we're continuing to follow a developing story out of kansas... after a workplace mass shooting kills four people and injures 14 others. police say an excel industries worker stole a vehicle... shot people in the street and parking lot and opened fire inside his workplace. five people remain in critical condition this morning. the alleged gunman was later shot and killed by an officer on scene. we will have more on this story
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a danville man is in jail after cutting someone's neck with a knife. police were called to the 1000 block of halifax road around 11pm in reference to a fight where one of the people had been cut. when officers arrived, they found the victim sitting on the back steps with a knife wound to the neck... hes now in the hospital. the suspect, 43- year-old kenneth lawrence huggins, was arrested for malicious wounding . he's in the jail without bond. the danville regional medical center is hosting its fourth neighborhood walk. the weekly walks started after two people... including a doctor.. were shot. the hospital says by coming together... they can achieve great things... like a crime free community. # central virginia continues cleaning up today.... after the strongest tornado to hit the commonwealth this month... county. today "god's pit crew" will load trucks with relief supplies and head to the area. the group plans to send blessing buckets with cleaning supplies.. and tolietries. they will also help with tree
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efforts. one person died from wednesday storm. he's been identified as 78- year-old edward harris. state police say.. his wife was among the seven people hurt. its how the community is coming together... that's offering signs of hope in evergreen. about 25 students on the appomattox county high school football team were out lifting heavy materials... helping with the cleanup. their coach says its great to see the team help those in need. doug smith/appomatto x county high school football coach "it makes me feel great last night they knew all the stuff happened they got on the phone with each other and wanted to know what they could do to help and they say count me in coach i'll be there," members of the evergreen baptist church are also assisting with cleanup. volunteers are trying to salvage important items like books and photos that are important memories. despite all of the sadness and grief people are now starting to look to the future.### another area hit hard by these
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in sussex county. the national weather service confirms an e-f-1 tornado with winds up to 110 miles per hour touched down in the small community. state police say roughly 30 people have been displaced. a two year old boy, along with his father and grandfather were killed. the boy's mother remains in the hospital. this morning we're hearing from one of the family members of the victims. toya jones / lost 2yearold cousin it be your loved one, the feeling is unbearable.butt ed to my uncle was the best, he was funny eight others were injured. # we will have crews in appomattox county today... and updates throughout the day on the wsls 10 news and weather apps.. and wsls dot com. # there's a new red light campaign that starts today. police across the roanoke valley will be out... enforcing red light violations in problem areas. w-s-l-s 10's erin brookshier joins us live with more on why police decided to target red lights this
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police say they're not looking to write tickets this weekend.. but are willing to do so, in order to promote the message that red light running is a very serious problem. a new triple-a study finds the majority of us believe it's not okay to run through a red light... about ninety- four percent of the people who were surveyed say it's unacceptable. but that same survey also found.. that more than one in three of those same people had run a red light in the past thirty days. starting today, the law enforcement agencies represented by the blue ridge transportation safety board will be out in full force.. watching for people who zoom through the red lights. we want people to be aware and stay focused on driving, so put down the phone, turn down the radio. any kind of distraction. keep them to a minimum and focus on driving, and if you don't speed, you have the opoortunity to stop for those ligths.
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the valley.. at major intersections like orange avenue and williamson road.. and at smaller intersections with only one traffic signal. so if you do run a red light-- chances are, you're going to be stopped. coming up in our next half hour-- i'll have more on why crashes that happen at red light intersections are some of the most dangerous. eb, wsls 10. new dashboard camera video proves just how dangerous it can be if motorists don't follow the move over law. this footage shows a semi truck sideswiping a highway patrol car in missouri during a routine traffic stop. seconds after the trooper slid behind the wheel, the tractor trailer whizzed by sideswiping his car and narrowly missing the woman who had just been pulled over. the video is being used as a warning to remind drivers to slow down or move over when passing cars on the side of the highway. sgt. jason pace/mshp: "it provides extra security and safety for not just law enforcement-- but emergency workers, highway workers now."
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nd killed in 2005: "there's no reason for it, these cars have reason why people can't just slow down and move over." contvo for careless driving.### in what's news today... visitation is today for a former longtime state senator from montgomery county. madison marye died earlier this week. friends and family will be at the horne 7 p.m. his funeral is tomorrow. # you can get help today filling out the free application for federal student aid at virginia tech. the deadline for the financial aid for is coming up. staff at the office of university scholarships and financial aid will be available from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. to help you out. tickets go on sale today at the berglund center for grammy award winning artists chicago. the show is april 13th at 7:30. tickets start at $66. you can also get tickets today for for tyler perry's madea on the run show. it's
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the european southern observatory released new images showing the entire milky way galaxy. data was gathered by the apex telescope in chile, the image shows light at sub- millimeter wavelengths -- between infrared and radio waves -- to create an image of the full area of the galactic plane... as seen from the earth's southern hemisphere. it's the sharpest map of the milky way out right now. # the countdown for the trip back to earth has begun. in a few days, nasa astronaut scott kelly will complete his nearly yearlong mission on the international space station. it's the longest stay for any u.s. astronaut. he says he feels healthy and that the hardest part of the 340-day trip is being isolated from people
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are important. in an interview, the space veteran says he has witnessed some of the most amazing scenes of earth during his mission, like spotting the northern lights, passing over the bahamas and watching huge storms like hurricane patricia. kelly's stay on the i-s-s is meant to study the effects of space on the human mind and body. nasa says what they learn could lead to a trip to mars.### turning back to the forecast... storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori has more -- kristina?? today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear
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saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature reach the middle 40s by the afternoon. .
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will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs
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thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. facebook is considered one of the best companies in the facebook is considered one of the best companies in the world... so the job application process is competive. their favorite interview question... and how the virginia today team would answer it. # jetblue wanted to see if strangers could work together to unanimously answer a question that would affect their lives. the reward they were offered - when we look at whats trending
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networking, online and technology talkers. facebook is one of the most desirable employers in the world, so naturally it's a
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but one of their favorite questions to ask candidates is ... "on your very best day at work - the day you come home and think you have the best job in the world - what did you do that day?" and we wanted to share our favorite days at work... erin - 611 coverage and working with greg moore.. patrick - built in the blue ridge, but pretty much anyday i get to deliver the news. kristina - january snowstorm - forecast was accurate and got to hang out with all of storm team
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jetblue recently conducted a
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jetblue recently conducted a social experiment on one of their flights, offering all 150 passengers a free round-trip ticket to anywhere in the world... but with one catch. the passengers had to work together and unanimously agree on one destination by the end of the flight. if there wasn't a unanimous decision, they wouldn't get the free trip. using red and blue paddles, they narrowed down their options. it came down to two ... turks and caicos or costa rica... "turks and caicos... no hands in the air... cheers that must mean only one thing... 150 random strangers have chosen unanimously to go to costa rica? cheers" jetblue conducted the experiment
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on this show we've talked about grumpy cat... worried cat and even vampire cat... and now a kitten with a mustache gives new meaning to the word "whiskers". this is "sally ann" and she has a pattern around her mouth in the shape of a perfect mustache. the uniquely colored kitten was found abandoned in a donation bin at a salvation army in california. she has gone from a stray to an internet star and the shelter is hoping to use sally ann's funny look to draw attention to the animals. at our forecast. today will start windy. the wind
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through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. another a-c-c win for the duke blue devils. # plus the mens and womens odac
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returning to salem. the economic impact this event has on the roanoke valley -
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welcome back to virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10....it's i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. several high school basketball teams are still in the running for regional championships. wsls 10's john appicello has a look at the semi final action.### appy good morning everybody.. hs region semis were being contested tonight across the area.. and they included wins by the hidden valley, carroll county and the william fleming girls the 3a boys region semis included a pair of roanoke co
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northside...bou nced western albemarle in game one.. leaving cave spring..to try and de-rail spotswood.. vo packed house..for the second session at cave spring high.. and they had their hands full with the trailblazers.. justin kier to the rack for 2 of his 19 points to lead his team.. cave spring responds with plenty of support tonight. its devin beckner...baseli ne 2 and the foul.. and later..jake furrow...stop pop 2. this one goes to the wire.. and its spotswood..by 7..to return to the region finals...with a rematch of last year's 3a west title game.. they'll get northside 745 tomorrow night. vo to roanoke catholic..for the vic div ii semifinals.. rival north cross is in. watch...catholi c's ethan tait...low block catch and move for 2.... north cross...right back at it.. off the loose ball.kkick to jordan lowery for the 3 ball..
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more lowery...to the rack for 2 more.. north cross with the win tonight.. vo cameron crazies...ready to go tonight with florida state in. ingraham gives it up for chase jeter.... who topples the tin for two.. later...turnove r... and look out below..freshma n brandon ingram is airborne... and duke..is duke...80-65 they are 6-1 since falling out of the polls.. lone loss to number 11 lousiville... full screen big south men. liberty falls on the road.. radford..gets a win they are 8-8 in the league. the efforts underway as bedford pulls together resources to drive in new businesses. a state legislative panel kills a new bill... that would make the names of police officers secret. the controversy... and what it means for law enforcement. # and a new initiative will have police out looking for people
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"we believe there were a total of 8 tornados that touched down in virginia " tornadoes tear through virginia... killing four people. the latest recovery efforts plus one teen's story of survivial. # plus new developments out of kansas where investigators say a series of shootings have left four people dead including the gunman. what we're learning at this hour. good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on wsls 10. i'm jenna zibton. and i'm patrick mckee. recovery efforts continue this morning across virginia after several tornadoes touched down wednesday. virginia national guard soldiers were deployed across virginia to help with cleanup efforts. one of the hardest hit areas
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ground for thirteen miles.es. a total of four people were killed in virginia... dozens of others were hurt... and at one point 60- thousand people were without power. we still have some strong winds this morning. for more on what to expect lets check in with storm team ten meteorologist kristina montuori.. kristina? today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs
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time now for your timesaver traffic report. the appomattox community is continuing to cleanup after a community is continuing to cleanup after a violent ef-3 tornado. families in evergreen are still searching the rubble of their homes - looking to salvage anything they can. many houses were leveled. but scattered throughout the destruction... are signs of hope... like a sign that reads pray still standing on the second story of one home. one mother is thanking her painter for saving her son's life. daniel poole had chased his dog down to the basement where painter chris wright was working. wright saw the storm was getting bad so he told daniel to get in the closet. chris wright:"right before we slammed the door, everything dark
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that's when the house lifted up on that end. and you could just feel the woosh. both say they have never seen anything like this before.### recovery efforts are also underway in patrick county... where an ef-1 tornado touched down in the ararat area. wind speeds there ranged from 86 miles per hour.. up to 110. the tornado was on the ground for about two minutes... with a path of almost two miles several homes and structures were damaged but no one was hurt. crews are still working to restore power. the national guard is also there ... focusing on debris removal and clearing blocked roads. an aerial team is also on stand-by to help with damage assessment.### national guard troops... and state emergency response teams are in essex county this morning... after an e-f-3 tornado left more than 2-dozen people hurt... and buildings destroyed. buster tharp / family hurt in storm - as far as we know, all three houses on a six acre lot is gone, just demolished all the
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essex county schools are closed ... along with several roads and neighborhoods due to downed power lines. state police are asking people to stay away from affected areas while crews work to clear the damage. a reminder when we're not on the air.. you can stay up to date information on our website.. wsls dot com. we'll also post updates on our facebook and twitter pages..### a gunman killed three people... and wounded fourteen in a shooting spree in south-central kansas last night. most of the people were shot inside a manufacturing plant where the gunman worked. the suspect also shot three people while en route to the facility.. sarah plake has the latest. # a massive police presence outside of the excel industries plant in hesston, kansas after a gunman entered the complex and opened fire. workers inside the building described a chaotic scene. sot / no id "everybody was running, people were screaming, people were crying, we just didn't know what to do."
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"and more people running and all of a sudden pop pop pop, i started running too. when it was over four people were killed including the gunman, more than a dozen wounded, many critically. witnesses say the suspect.. who was an employee of the plant.. was armed with an assault style weapon and a handgun. police say the man also shot and wounded three people he encountered on the way to the plant before he went inside and opened fire. . sot / no id "it didn't' matter who it was he had no specific target, he just... shooting anyone who got in his way." the first officer to arrive immediately engaged the gunman and single handily took him down. sot / sheriff t. walton - harvey county kansas :xx - :xx "even though he took fire, he went inside of that place and saved multiple, multiple lives, a hero as far as i'm concerned. about 150 people were inside the plant at the time of the shooting. police would not discuss a motive but say they do have leads on what may have triggered the attacker. in kansas, sarah blake, nbc news detectives continue their
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county cold case. police say 20- year-old "veronica hepworth" was murdered and found partially clothed on route 50 ... thirty four years ago in loudoun county. police have photos of hepworth's last- known serious boyfriend.... who is likely in his upper 50's or early 60's. officers have also compiled an age-progression sketch for help in finding him. anyone with information should call police.### happening today - a massachusetts teen who raped and killed his math teacher in 2013 will learn his sentence. prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence philip chism to life in prison for the murder and rape charges. chism's defense attorney asked for his client to be given concurrent sentences... and serve 26 years in prison. # police in the roanoke valley and surrounding areas will be out in full force today-- cracking down on people who run red lights. it's all part of a big initiative that aims to make our area safer. w-s-l-s 10's erin brookshier
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us live with more on why police say crashes like this are so bad.. erin?### if you think about what happens when you run a red light.. one drive is totally unaware the other will be speeding through the light. which ends up in a t-bone type crash... the side of the vehicles don't have as much of a cushion as the font does with the engine.. or the rear does with the trunk-- so if you are t- boned, the side of the car can cave in and led to an even more dangerous situation. each year.. there are hundreds of deaths and more than one- hundred thousand injuries as a result of someone running a red light. in this particiular crash, the reason why red light running is so dangerous, is because what the people like to do, they beat the light. so that has speed involved. you see the light change from green to yellow, people want to get through, so they inherently speed up. you have the potential of pinning somebody in with the
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injury or death and that's why running red lights is so dangerous. this is just one of many similar police campaigns that will be year. today's initiative will stretch across the roanoke valley.. even reaching into christiansburg and the new river valley. i'm told officers will be out at major intersections and on back roads as well.. so if you run a red light today, chances are-- you will be stopped. keep that in mind, and drive safely as you head out the door to work this morning. i'm eb, wsls 10. a virginia legislative panel killed a bill that would have allowed the names of police officers be kept secret from the news media and the public. the bill put open records advocates... up against law enforcement groups... in a fierce debate about government transparency. it was introduced in response to a recent court ruling... directing the state to turn over the names and employment dates of thousands of law enforcement officials to a newspaper. supporters of the bill said
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could put officers in danger. # basketball players from around the commonwealth are waking up in salem this morning as the odac tournament continues. the women's games kicked off yesterday.. and the men's start this afternoon. fifteen college basketball teams and all of their fans are in town until sunday.. bringing a big boost to the local economy. we don't normally get busy on a 3 pm or 4 pm on a saturday, but this weekend we will. if the team that they're watching has a 1pm game, it's over at 3. theyre going to eat at 3:15 and that's not normally a busy time. so we keep the staff on and we're ready for anything. anytime we can bring people in and they're actually spending the night it's a win- win for everybody. this is just one more of the multitude of events that we bring in that adds to that economic impact for the whole roanoke valley since the tournament started more than three decades ago .. the rotary club has given over 500- thousand dollars
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the town and county of bedford are looking at ways to help prospective business owners from the very beginning. after bedford reverted from a city to a town ... there are more steps prospective business owners have to go through. the county, town, and other organizations are developing a business manual. it will be a guide for people to know about business plans, licensing, and sustainability. # now to kristina, with a look at our forecast. today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. cloudy with a few counties. temperatures tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few
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will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature reach the middle 40s by the afternoon. . today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken
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temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s our picture of the day comes from email us the pictures you've taken around the area. send them to news-at- wsls.com. remember to include your name and a short description to go along with the photo. we'll pick our favorite every morning... to show on-air and post on our facebook page. washington washington d-c this morning as the g-o-p
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preparing for super tuesday. a look at how the candidates traded jabs in last nights debate...as the race for the white house continues.. plus a local school is raising money.. and awareness for heart disease.. why it's a cause that's close to
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virginia today on w-s-l-s. i'm...patrick mckee. and i'm... jenna zibton. presidental candidates have their sights set on super tuesday states. twelve states will decide who they want to represent them at the nominee phase of the election year. republicans debated last night... at one point... three candidates were talking at the same time... and hurling insults as moderators tried to regain control. donald trump was attacked from the right.... and the left... by senators ted cruz and marco rubio, who joined in a tag team to knock trump out of favor with voters. sot: ted cruz/ r presidential candidate :14-:20 "anyone who really cared about illegal immigration wouldn't be hiring illegal immigrants." sot: marco rubio/ r presidential candidate :21-:26 "you're the only person on this stage who's ever been fined for hiring people to work on your project illegally. you hired some ..." sot: donald trump/ r presidential candidate :27-:30 "no, no. i'm the only one on this stage who's hired people. you haven't hired anybody." trump is winning all the polls in the super tuesday states except
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cruz in the state he already represents in congress. # donald trump's upcoming rally at radford university is causing students on both ends of the political spectrum to speak up. some students and graduates are obtaining as many of the free tickets as they can.. with no plans to attend or give the tickets away. they say empty seats will send a message to trump. others are planning a read-in where they sit in the rally but read a book the entire time. there are also some who believe this is unfair to the people who are actually interested in what trump has to say. colby bender radford university i think it's a great opportunity to come and see an actual presidential candidate come to your university and make history, not matter whether you agree or disagree with him. radford university says the trump campaign will decide whether the empty seats will be given to walk-ins at the last minute.. if ticketholders do not show up. ### in this morning's 10 cares heart health... a local school is raising money.. and awareness for heart disease.
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elementary school in forest all have different forms of congenital heart disease. some of them have had multiple surgeries to correct things like holes in their heart. 6-year old cody had open heart surgery when he was nine days old... and his heart will never be fully fixed. the american heart association's jump rope for heart event is this afternoon. the school has close to 100% student participation... and the community is involved too. the students always make it a goal to raise more money year after year. # anxiety ... may mask symptoms of heart disease in women. a new study found women with an anxiety disorder were 75-percent more likely to have reduced blood flow to the heart during exercise than those without anxiety. because chest discomfort and palpitations can overlap those of heart disease ... doctors may assume these symptoms are anxiety- related.### today will start windy. the wind
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through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly cloudy with a few showers in our westernmost counties. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s tuesday will start with sunshine, and then end with more cloud- cover. a few late-day showers are possible. temperatures will top out in the lower 60s. scattered rain showers are possible on wednesday with highs in the lower to middle 50s. thursday will be breezy with increasing sunshine. temperature reach the middle 40s by the afternoon.
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will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. monday looks partly to mostly five things you need to know are coming up next. lindee good morning... we hope you can join us today for daytime blue ridge.. today on the show.. it's a game that has been shown to improve memory.. focus.. and concentration.. we'll get a few tips on how to play bridge.. and where they're offering free lessons in our
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need to know" before you head out the door this morning. police say four people... including a gunman armed with an "assault style" weapon... are dead after a series of shootings in south-central kansas. 14 other people got hurt. investigators say there are at including the excel plant, the facility's parking lot and two roadway intersections. law enforcement later killed the suspect, who was an employee. federal, state and local authorities are investigating. a man is expected to recover after a fight ended in a knife wound to the neck in danville. officers responded to the call along the 10-hundred block of halifax road around 11 p-m. police say this man.. "kenneth lawrence huggins" was
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he is being held without bond. this comes as the danville regional medical center hosts its fourth neighborhood walk. the weekly walks started after two people... including a doctor.. were shot. the hospital says by coming together... they can achieve great things... like a crime free community. # tornado recovery efforts continue across virginia this morning.. across the state a total of four people were killed.. . dozens of others were hurt... and at one point 60-thousand people were without power one of the hardest hit areas was appomattox county... where an ef-3 tornado was on the ground for thirteen miles. around 100 homes were damaged. today "god's pit crew" will load trucks with relief supplies and head to the area. the group plans to send blessing buckets with cleaning supplies.. and tolietries... they'll also help pick up debris. today will start windy. the wind will gradually weaken through this evening. temperatures will top out in the lower 40s. tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s saturday will be mostly sunny
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door this morning. coming up on today... the latest on the kansas work place shooting that left four dead and 14 injured. including details on the gunman and his motives plus... a behind the scenes looks at the highly anticipated netflix show, "fuller house" here's a live look at virginia
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good morning. tragedy in kansas. four dead, 14 injured after a gunman goes on a shooting spree at a factory where he worked. >> everybody was running. people were screaming. people were crying. >> the shooter identified as cedric ford. this morning, police say they know what may have triggered his rampage. texas smackdown. things get ugly at the republican debate, with cruz and rubio taking repeated shots at donald trump. >> if he hadn't had $200,000, you know where donald trump would be? selling watches and hats. >> anybody who cared about illegal immigration wouldn't hire illegal immigrants. >> trump not taking it lying down. >> this guy is a joke and this guy is a liar.

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