Baseball notes - Toronto's Ash learned well

Inflation worries increase

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Business Highlights

Stockholders file lawsuit over Ovitz's severance package

Health, utility deregulation are heavy issues

Daschle rejects Social Security privatization idea

Can states OK pot?

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Fool for a client

Counters view of University, CONs

Progress, slowly

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Make Milosevic a pariah

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Reminds Mason of money's source

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Is ABC News' dominance coming to an end?

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Evita elegance

Charleston, S.C. top list of polite cities

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

Horizon looks bright for area

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

New education issues pending

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Researchers still focus of investigation

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

This week in business - an events calendar

North Augusta to decide zoning

Researchers still focus of investigation

Fight over council post possible

Biz Briefs and On the Move

Biologists eye Savannah River

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Trials ready to start

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

City's plan worries Olde Town

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

Monument marks 125 years

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

Area News Briefs

Miniature battles

Dream weavers

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

The Citadel picks new president

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

Photo - Afternoon ride

Miller faces clash about road issues

Dior, Peron meet again

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

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

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Local area and regional briefs

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Norman finishes strong

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

College scores

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Paine's upset hopes fail

Martin leads New England to finals

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Lady Lions lose thriller

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Call him Midas of a coach

Elway - `They played perfect'

New computer - one grand entry

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Resolved - Get a Life!

Net innovation expected for '97

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

The Mac needs new life from an old friend