New technology braves the elements

Durable goods fall as electronics plunge

Marvel files for protection

Discrimination makes business headlines in 1996

Investors seek to avoid tax

Turner, ValuJet top Georgia business news for 1996

Business briefs - problems found in online service

National economy sparked Clinton win in 1996

Metro area briefs - North Augusta man killed on highway

Look ahead, Augusta

Bill Kirby: Wilson's standing still high

Questions need for shorter Christmas

Course to train baby sitters

A `fine' solution

DOE chief's flip-flop

Pins program ills on government greed

Rejects criticism of video poker

Fight Christian persecution

Foresee danger in pit bull's freedom

Cites recent welfare-fraud incident

Augusta saw a mixed economy in 1996

Opposes increase in retirement age

Disputes interpretation of Madison

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

Oppression helped Christianity spread

Nothing superstitious about Pennsylvania hex tour

Silver Bluff spoils Aiken's shot at finals

McDill named new airport director

Area watch night services

Low-power stations feel threat

House fires bring hardships to Aiken families for holidays

Greenland - Sapphire blue ice shows land's true colors

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

Delays may cost center, taxpayers

Jones Intercable adds 6 channels, hikes rates

Hephzibah winner of girls' tournament

Legislators cool to hospital officials' request

Evans band crosses ocean to play in London parade

Lawyers for two female cadets want more information

Area news briefs

Hospitals sue to cut Medicaid cuts

Augusta's year in review: Jan - June

Interstate 85 bridge gets low ratings

Business briefs and On the Move

SRS Worker files complaint for her dismissal

Augusta's year in review: July - December

Edgefield 911 near beginning

Augusta's year that was: 1996

List of Augusta fire chief finalists narrowed to three

Business calendar - what coming up this week

Banner night for Hephzibah

Elections offer few changes

House panel seeks early decision on Gingrich

Dear Carson - gift game works well for family

Reviving spirit

1996 Local deaths

At least eight Republicans uncertain about Gingrich reelection

Photos of the year

Child advocates applaud child adoption initiative

Poll: Jeburk saga is top local story

Broad Street courthouse is now for sale

Citadel tops South Carolina news

Early retirement incentives attract many takers

Bombing led news in Georgia

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

Miami rough on Cavs in Carquest

Spurrier continues to hit out on late hits

No. 4 Georgia 87Univ. of Las Vegas 41

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

Bills QB's face says it all

Georgia admits to four NCAA allegations

Mike Berardino: Peach Bowl breeds more amnesia

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

LSU runs by Clemson in Peach Bowl

Syracuse beats up on Houston in Liberty

Dallas romps; Panthers next

Peach Bowl notebook - LSU back has all angles covered

Tiger's rise, Shark's fall top headlines

Stopping the run Alamo priority

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

Jaguars tackle Bills, aim to stay in playoff picture

Wild-card teams perform predictably

1996 Bowl Lineups

Jaguars win shocks Bills

`Star Trek' fans can battle the Borg at home

Third World pioneers see Internet as road to First World

NASA out to prove shuttles safe despite monumental changes

Astronaut Glenn, 75, may revisit space for aging research

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

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

Free stuff is plentiful for Internet browsers

1996 winners and losers