McGriff may head into spring training at first base

Index funds shine again

Season's greetings from the IRS

Postal rates may be going up next year

Construction spending rises; single-family housing outlays in check

Inflation worries increase

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Denounces `People vs. Larry Flynt'

A congressional `truth' rule

Focuses reform on responsibility

Make Milosevic a pariah

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Reminds Mason of money's source

Cites HMO emphasis on prevention

Progress, slowly

WJBF's `Incorrect' promos

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

We want mail, so here's some fodder to Spurrier you on

Guest columnist - only God can help us change for the better

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Atheist leader, money, kids are missing

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Evita elegance

Aiken tae kwon do center is planned

Researchers still focus of investigation

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

Local area and regional briefs

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

No one told Jaguars they couldn't, so they did

Paine faces tough task against Alabama A&M

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

New Ellenton could reach sewer deal

This week in business - an events calendar

New education issues pending

Biz Briefs and On the Move

Business briefs - S.C. jobless rate holds steady

Miller faces clash about road issues

Female cadets wait for decision before returning

Researchers still focus of investigation

Gamecocks looking for answers

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Butler girls win; star out for year

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

University targets `career students'

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

Miniature battles

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

Web is site of first online scientific conference

No fanfare for golden birthday of mobster's resort that changed look of Las Vegas Strip

Dramatic touch

Horizon looks bright for area

Century-old book still follows `In His Steps'

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Metro area and regional news briefs

A look ahead - '97 should prove to be an eventful year

Shows will explain how to seek roots

Dior, Peron meet again

Two enter guilty pleas

BellSouth takes aim at long-distance market

Making room for science

Augusta Mall 9th largest in Georgia

Gator raid yields title

Augusta School Board to pick chief

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Packers-Niners a mirror image

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Lady Lions lose thriller

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Elway - `They played perfect'

Broncos aren't looking past Jacksonville

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Gator fans gather to welcome champs

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Chargers' Ross resigns

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

ACC foes lost in Deacons' wake

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Paine's upset hopes fail

The Mac needs new life from an old friend

Some doubt new keyboard designs mean healthier employees

Macolytes ponder Mac's future as Apple outlines software plans

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

Firefly in the dark - previewing the movies

Resolved - Get a Life!

New computer - one grand entry

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic