Baseball notes - Toronto's Ash learned well

Inflation worries increase

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Stockholders file lawsuit over Ovitz's severance package

Business Highlights

Daschle rejects Social Security privatization idea

Health, utility deregulation are heavy issues

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Reminds Mason of money's source

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Fool for a client

Counters view of University, CONs

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Make Milosevic a pariah

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Progress, slowly

Can states OK pot?

Evita elegance

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Charleston, S.C. top list of polite cities

Is ABC News' dominance coming to an end?

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

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

Photo - Afternoon ride

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

Local area and regional briefs

North Augusta to decide zoning

Trials ready to start

Fight over council post possible

The Citadel picks new president

City's plan worries Olde Town

Miniature battles

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

Area News Briefs

Biologists eye Savannah River

Dream weavers

Monument marks 125 years

Miller faces clash about road issues

Dior, Peron meet again

Biz Briefs and On the Move

New education issues pending

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

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

Researchers still focus of investigation

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

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

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

Horizon looks bright for area

This week in business - an events calendar

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

Researchers still focus of investigation

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

Lady Lions lose thriller

Call him Midas of a coach

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Paine's upset hopes fail

College scores

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Norman finishes strong

Martin leads New England to finals

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

Elway - `They played perfect'

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

Resolved - Get a Life!

New computer - one grand entry

Net innovation expected for '97

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

The Mac needs new life from an old friend