Cox wants to keep McGriff

Fire threat brings recall of chenille sweaters

Economic slows but is steady

Commission deciding whether to sanction Plant Vogtle after safety breach

`Lowest' airline fares hard to come by

Jury rules ABC journalists committed fraud in undercover Food Lion report

U.S. trade deficit narrows sharply

Focus on Bill

Suggests help from zoning clause

Speculates on welfare's price tag

Addresses `myths' regarding flags

Indigent answers

HMO wars heating up

Counters privatization enthusiasm

Reins in idea of ASU Columbia site

Gouge me, Elmo

Dismisses call to raise retirement age

Points to savings for tag change

Puts negative politics in perspective

Ratings systems sound and fury

Music is pianist's key to life

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

Santa comes early

Aiken man saves cat from house fire

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

ASU finds hope for funding of building improvements

Metro area briefs - Two youths get life sentences

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

Condemned dog stolen from Death Row

Visit to Shriners Hospital inspires Jackets' Watkins

Gas tax increase sought

Hard-hitting dramas becoming more common in youth services

Retailers get green Christmas

Jesus can be confusing to kids

Pena picked as Energy Department head

Aiken bird watchers join national event

Baston is brightest star in Thoroughbred Classic

Sandersville wish: a state championship for Christmas

Aiken Housing Committee to offer two downtown houses for sale

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

Show may be blast from past next year

Augustans wait for Elmo investments to pay off

Season of sparkle

Redesign and replacement slated for Russell Dam

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

Attorneys say Citadel women worried about reporting hazing

Priority Mail ads misleading, Better Business Bureau says

Poll finds voters edging toward Beasley's flag plan

More limits sought on video poker

Former gas factory cleanup includes Augusta Canal

Westside drops a pair to Richmond Academy

Locals cautiously optimistic about Pena nomination

Greene's sack revival a big surprise to many

Barkley ejected as Rockets suffer second straight loss

NFL coaches stand on thin ice

Hawks are out to prove a point

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

A tale of two quarterbacks

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

Son seeks to repeat father's state title for Americus

Jordan, Pippen, Kerr pace Bulls to victory

Spurrier calling foul over late hits by FSU

Despite win, Georgia coach upset with inconsistent play

Wildcats hope to crack ACC barrier with Ga Tech game

North Carolina Asheville takes care of South Carolina

Mary visiting more frequently, believers say

Journal highlights research achievements of 1996

He's back? Apple may rehire Steve Jobs

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

Flat-rate pricing keeps AOL's lines busy

Yule Web sites multiply like Christmas sales

Software export limits violate free speech, judge rules