Free pot up in smoke

Sneers at defense of House speaker

Notes dad's omission from new birth

Questions government air bag push

Time to get militant

Dismisses fears of flag `divisiveness'

Believes Board discord pre-ordained

Regents may study idea of privately run university housing

Area News Briefs

Energy Department announces more SRS layoffs

Officials resolve EMT harassment claim

Insurance commissioner has stuffed campaign coffers

Town targets beaver problem

Officials tout sales-tax benefits

Doctor indicted on tax charges

School vote rescheduled

Research to change river management

SRS layoffs bad, but 'not a crisis'

Inclement weather predicted for weekend

New map alters legislative districts

Telfair Inn will be donated to charity

Jackpot games have declined in Georgia

Area News Briefs

EMS shift manager suspended after harassment complaint

Photo - Got a crush on you

Georgia Regional superintendent to leave post

Graham proposes bill to limit terms

New law puts tax on buyers

Program may help Savannah River

Photo - Repeated shots

Miller commended at forum

Burn victim finally returns home

Papa's brand-new star

Rips possible emissions crackdown 011197 - The Augusta Chronicle

Denies 'endless demands' stop at flag 011197 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments pandering from politicians 011197 - The Augusta Chronicle

Great Scott! No cape? 011197 - The Augusta Chronicle

Brunell's maturity comes at right time

After late ride from Vandy, Dogs await Kentucky

Archie gives Peyton NFL homework

Williams and Barfield give Bulldogs lethal combo

Ross may be leading Falcons' candidate

Storm Song wins '96 Eclipse Award

Lehman's simply the man to beat

Campbell Diary - Jones will be hard man to handle

Andy Johnston - Juniors should just say no way

Basketball rainout? Wet floor postpones Paine game

Mathew's Diary - Thanks for the mention, SI

Ethics hearing delayed

Referee files charges against prep basketball player

Georgia bumps up effort to catch top players

Feedback - Here's what some of you said about Steve Spurrier

West, Scott oppose proposal

Fishing Report - Sorry weather may put damper on fishing

Week makes difference for Thurmond, Aiken

Cold reality faces Panthers

Former underdog Mills is the Panther's heart

Tyson plans no tuneup before Holyfield again

Silver Bluff boys coach gets new year off on good foot, off court

Photo -Packers are artist's big cheese

Arctic conditions favor Packers

Harbor heads funding priorities list

Edwards stays put as a Dog

Woodcarvers changing image of American tradition

Ramblin' Rhodes - few entertainers like Little Richard

Liberty Theatre reopens in Columbus after 23 years

Grammy-winning pianist George Winston plays for Peanuts

A peace of silence

Club calender

Muslims celebrate purity of soul

Coming in January - new releases from Kathy Mattea, Pat Boone, Bjork and more

Monster truck rally about more than crushing cars

Root Doctors play funk for a rock crowd

Woodcarvers changing image of American tradition

Recent video releases and reviews

Gospel group in harmony with God

Crackdown on CFC smuggling yields scant results

Panel OKs amended mall plan

Jobless rate near 7-year low

Aiken chamber to give awards, present officers

Frigidaire Home Products leader resides in Augusta

Shopping network to feature new product made in Augusta

Business News Briefs

Augusta-Richmond CVB becomes 'Metropolitan' CVB

Workshops train teachers to use video, Internet

It crawls! It scampers! It - almost - turns right! It's Robo-roach!

COMPUTERS 101 - Help starting Windows 95

FCC adopts plan offering cheap link to Internet

Electronics show features Web on DVD

Some Internet providers turning back the clock on flat rates

Cell phones still not private

Launch of communications satellites delayed