Bemoans `greed'-driven job losses

Derides Citadel hazers as `cowards'

Foresees racially tinged new year

Hails Citadel's choice of Grinalds

Pleads for Christian TV network

EPA ignores Congress

Aiken plays it safe

The Freon criminals

Cites other banners' slave histories

Hopes cable company adds Fox News

Getting even

Prosecute wiretappers!

Columbia County Health board proposes smoking law

General Assembly begins session by changing the rules

Augusta commissioners try to force meeting to choose fire chief

Bill Kirby: Players say plenty with odd names

New tax could aid research

Group OKs newly redrawn map of House districts

Great-grandmother helps with emergency delivery

Trustees approve tax referendum

Kennedy Middle School rewarded with deregulation status

Employee's charges will be investigated

Attorneys present opposing accounts

Ruling is in favor of scientist

Funding formulas announced

Nurture Home sponsors open house

Columbia deputy accused of helping in jail escape close to being cleared

Council to discuss costs of new landfill

Social worker tells story of serial killer's boyhood

Mathis won't face charges, solicitor says

Election dominates talk on first day of Legislature

Center may cut half of drug-abuse staff

Aiken City Council votes not to build industrial park

Area News Briefs

General Assembly begins session with parole, welfare and education reform

Flag issue is hoisted quickly in Columbia

Citadel sets new policy for cadets

Department focus of first audit

Metro and region briefs

Kitchings dominates Jackets

No. 5 Kentucky 86, No. 21 Georgia 65

Villanova survives Irish scare

Clemson Tigers ranked third

Colts' boss Irsay dead at age 73

Kentucky tests Dogs in Athens

Alexander, Grant lead Paine in win

NCAA changes rules on work for athletes

Prep Report - Hancock routs Westminster

Packers big favorites in Las Vegas

Gamecocks choice of Rebels star

Patriots put trust in Bill Parcells

Mike Berardino: Bulldogs still not ready for breakthrough

Becker changes departure plans

Aiken's Reynolds gets Parade honor

Packers coach turns to Super Bowl veterans Beebe, McMahon for help

NCAA restricts players from early NBA draft

Lombardi's shadow big for Holmgren

Becker feels his age, loses opener to Spanish star, 20

NBA action - Heat scorches Bullets, Laettner steers Hawks past Cavs

Palmer's surgery is scheduled for today

NCAA limits Midnight Madness to weekends only

Part time jobs give schools full-time headaches

Revenue sharing supports Packers

NFL Notes - Cowboys' accuser charged by police

Tar Heels off to their worst ACC start

Good diet includes good soup

Wrenching reality

Dodging evils of flu season matter of luck, education

Seniors' calendar

Retired teacher gives culinary lesson

Wavy walls

`Emotional Girl' puts on a tough act

The big secret to losing weight is exerting self-control

Small portions - quick takes on food

Can this marriage be saved? - sex is not only proof of love

Screen test

Paine College stresses its family orientation

Your style

Business briefs

Business Briefs

Bourne Toyota buys new digs for sales operation

1997 should please everyone, economist says

Delta offers lower fare to compete with ValuJet

Labels have retrospective Sinatra discs already in hand

Analysts says recovery will persist

New Denny's ads to feature more blacks

SEC wants corporate filings written in English

Atlanta Fed chief says workers needed

No light exercising or light reading for this astronaut

Eavesdropping on the Internet finds lots of sick puppies

Atlantis docks with Russian station; crews cheer, embrace

Some Internet providers turning back the clock on flat rates

Slate dumps subscription plan

Upgrading your computer - MMangst

Products that defy categorizaton

Good reasons to cheer for Internet

Apple to focus on core markets