New technology braves the elements

Business briefs - problems found in online service

National economy sparked Clinton win in 1996

Discrimination makes business headlines in 1996

Durable goods fall as electronics plunge

Turner, ValuJet top Georgia business news for 1996

Investors seek to avoid tax

Marvel files for protection

Fight Christian persecution

Metro area briefs - North Augusta man killed on highway

Look ahead, Augusta

Disputes interpretation of Madison

Pins program ills on government greed

Augusta saw a mixed economy in 1996

Rejects criticism of video poker

Course to train baby sitters

Foresee danger in pit bull's freedom

Opposes increase in retirement age

Cites recent welfare-fraud incident

Bill Kirby: Wilson's standing still high

Questions need for shorter Christmas

A `fine' solution

DOE chief's flip-flop

Elmo frenzy drops, but shoppers still search for $28 toy

Oppression helped Christianity spread

Nothing superstitious about Pennsylvania hex tour

House fires bring hardships to Aiken families for holidays

Hospitals sue to cut Medicaid cuts

Banner night for Hephzibah

Delays may cost center, taxpayers

Lawyers for two female cadets want more information

Evans band crosses ocean to play in London parade

Greenland - Sapphire blue ice shows land's true colors

Poll: Jeburk saga is top local story

The Bulletin - a listing of church and temple-related events

At least eight Republicans uncertain about Gingrich reelection

Edgefield 911 near beginning

Low-power stations feel threat

Photos of the year

Augusta's year in review: Jan - June

Silver Bluff spoils Aiken's shot at finals

Business briefs and On the Move

List of Augusta fire chief finalists narrowed to three

Augusta's year that was: 1996

Broad Street courthouse is now for sale

Business calendar - what coming up this week

Child advocates applaud child adoption initiative

Elections offer few changes

Reviving spirit

Dear Carson - gift game works well for family

Jones Intercable adds 6 channels, hikes rates

1996 Local deaths

House panel seeks early decision on Gingrich

Hephzibah winner of girls' tournament

Early retirement incentives attract many takers

Citadel tops South Carolina news

McDill named new airport director

Augusta's year in review: July - December

SRS Worker files complaint for her dismissal

Legislators cool to hospital officials' request

Interstate 85 bridge gets low ratings

Area news briefs

Area watch night services

Bombing led news in Georgia

Clemson's woes, Howard's death, top SC sports stories

Syracuse beats up on Houston in Liberty

Mike Berardino: Peach Bowl breeds more amnesia

Jaguars tackle Bills, aim to stay in playoff picture

Stopping the run Alamo priority

Tiger's rise, Shark's fall top headlines

Georgia admits to four NCAA allegations

Peach Bowl notebook - LSU back has all angles covered

No. 4 Georgia 87Univ. of Las Vegas 41

1996 Bowl Lineups

Spurrier continues to hit out on late hits

Dallas romps; Panthers next

Jaguars win shocks Bills

Bills QB's face says it all

Florida man says he didn't know he was breaking NCAA rules

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

Miami rough on Cavs in Carquest

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

Wild-card teams perform predictably

LSU runs by Clemson in Peach Bowl

`Star Trek' fans can battle the Borg at home

Ivory Coast leader's son trying to build on-line service

NASA out to prove shuttles safe despite monumental changes

Astronaut Glenn, 75, may revisit space for aging research

Free stuff is plentiful for Internet browsers

Teen-ager may have run off with Air Force man after Internet meeting

1996 winners and losers

Third World pioneers see Internet as road to First World