Business Briefs

Ramsey offers advice on getting out of debt

Retailers upset with '96 results

Ice cream maker names new CEO

Will inflation rear its ugly head in '97?

Savannah's Great Dane Trailers sold

Kiwi to resume scheduled service Jan. 20

UPS announced February rate increases

Demands Social Security accounting

Bill Kirby - Doctors link stress, sickness

Cavalry rides to rescue

Spurns PC advice; prefers Macintosh

Gripes about cable-channel shuffle

Got it wrong

Labels government `real terrorists'

Calls for `elimination' of air bags

Flawed `hate bill'

Disdains gridlock, Newt's troubles

Vouches for prayer's healing power

Science and Medicine News Capsules

Caped crusader becoming ... you decide

Did Elvis go back in the Army again? Pop music bores in 1996

Ghosts of Mississippi is focused on wrong race

Beatles fan won't say `Hello-Goodbye' until there's one more Grammy

Poor weather hasn't stopped presidents' oath-taking

Business owners should resolve to keep an eye on competition

Hospital expansion planned

Desecrated Confederate bones to be reinterred

Armed men rob convenience store

USC's Grant will miss weeks of practice

Colonials romp over Augusta

Court to hear case over sewer dispute settlement

Gas station attendant helped capture fugitives

Here `Today,' gone tomorrow

Local and Regional News Briefs

Ramblin' Rhodes - Many country acts found success in '96

Time to get 1997 entertainment calendar ready

Boy is first '97 birth in Augusta

New vault will protect old records

Photo: In spite of the weather ...

Regional probation director retires

New leader of airport takes over

Sheriff's office to keep title

Sheriff pledges better security

Florida legislator charged with illegally night hunting deer

Nuclear laundry's license appealed

Photos - Officials sworn in

Grandfather arrested on defamation charge

Local Area News Briefs

Small convention could be year's most important

Carolina routing out tires

Devaluation hearings set to begin next month

Newly elected officials set to be sworn in

Two escape Columbia County jail

Arguments could be heard soon in Lumpkin case

Changes will greet students

Photo: Set for Futurity

Speaker likely to get reprimand

Schedule of arts events for 1997

Championship depends on poll

Collins set to answer questions

Tide rolls to Stalling's last victory

No second thoughts for Stallings

Brigham Young makes its case in Cotton

One last curtain call for Dunn

Dallas' Irvin has an alibi, lawyers claim

Woods must not believe the hype

Gators chomp on Seminoles

Clemson's new year looks like the old one

Penn State, Paterno stay perfect in Fiesta

N. Carolina defeats W. Virginia in Gator Bowl

Clemson coach goes to 'Bama

While U.S. cracks down, Europe snubs smoking rules

E-mail babble can be unraveled

Computer support staff in high demand

Year of the comet - astronomers train their sights on Hale-Bopp

New way of giving impotence drug avoids injections

Mom gets a kick out of racy computer game

New parents can e-mail their pride and joy

Doctors battle manic depression