Cox wants to keep McGriff

`Lowest' airline fares hard to come by

U.S. trade deficit narrows sharply

Economic slows but is steady

Fire threat brings recall of chenille sweaters

Jury rules ABC journalists committed fraud in undercover Food Lion report

Commission deciding whether to sanction Plant Vogtle after safety breach

Reins in idea of ASU Columbia site

Speculates on welfare's price tag

Counters privatization enthusiasm

Focus on Bill

Points to savings for tag change

Dismisses call to raise retirement age

HMO wars heating up

Addresses `myths' regarding flags

Gouge me, Elmo

Puts negative politics in perspective

Suggests help from zoning clause

Indigent answers

Ratings systems sound and fury

Ramblin' Rhodes - Life was an intoxicating journey for country star

Music is pianist's key to life

Aiken man saves cat from house fire

Sandersville wish: a state championship for Christmas

Attorneys say Citadel women worried about reporting hazing

Baston is brightest star in Thoroughbred Classic

Aiken Housing Committee to offer two downtown houses for sale

Gas tax increase sought

Former gas factory cleanup includes Augusta Canal

Season of sparkle

Aiken bird watchers join national event

Augustans wait for Elmo investments to pay off

More limits sought on video poker

Redesign and replacement slated for Russell Dam

Pena picked as Energy Department head

Show may be blast from past next year

Retailers get green Christmas

Locals cautiously optimistic about Pena nomination

Westside drops a pair to Richmond Academy

ASU finds hope for funding of building improvements

S. C. education chief pushing for more per-pupil funding

Jesus can be confusing to kids

Santa comes early

Pena moves from one hot seat to another with shift to Energy Department

Priority Mail ads misleading, Better Business Bureau says

Visit to Shriners Hospital inspires Jackets' Watkins

Condemned dog stolen from Death Row

Hard-hitting dramas becoming more common in youth services

High school notes - Former Hephzibah star might play on a national championship squad

Metro area briefs - Two youths get life sentences

Poll finds voters edging toward Beasley's flag plan

Business briefs - parent company of Osbon Medial Systems reaches distribution agreement

Spurrier calling foul over late hits by FSU

A tale of two quarterbacks

NFL coaches stand on thin ice

North Carolina Asheville takes care of South Carolina

College football notes - Josh Booty wants to go back to school

Greene's sack revival a big surprise to many

Hawks are out to prove a point

Jordan, Pippen, Kerr pace Bulls to victory

Son seeks to repeat father's state title for Americus

Barkley ejected as Rockets suffer second straight loss

High school championship notebook - Bethea kicks himself over short effort last week

Despite win, Georgia coach upset with inconsistent play

Wildcats hope to crack ACC barrier with Ga Tech game

Mary visiting more frequently, believers say

Software export limits violate free speech, judge rules

Carl Sagan, astronomer, storyteller and visionary, dead at 62

Journal highlights research achievements of 1996

Flat-rate pricing keeps AOL's lines busy

He's back? Apple may rehire Steve Jobs

Yule Web sites multiply like Christmas sales