Pleads for Christian TV network

Cites other banners' slave histories

Aiken plays it safe

Hails Citadel's choice of Grinalds

Getting even

EPA ignores Congress

Prosecute wiretappers!

Derides Citadel hazers as `cowards'

Foresees racially tinged new year

The Freon criminals

Hopes cable company adds Fox News

Bemoans `greed'-driven job losses

Council to discuss costs of new landfill

General Assembly begins session by changing the rules

Citadel sets new policy for cadets

Mathis won't face charges, solicitor says

New tax could aid research

Center may cut half of drug-abuse staff

Great-grandmother helps with emergency delivery

Attorneys present opposing accounts

Kennedy Middle School rewarded with deregulation status

Bill Kirby: Players say plenty with odd names

Columbia County Health board proposes smoking law

Group OKs newly redrawn map of House districts

Funding formulas announced

Trustees approve tax referendum

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

Employee's charges will be investigated

Social worker tells story of serial killer's boyhood

Ruling is in favor of scientist

Election dominates talk on first day of Legislature

Nurture Home sponsors open house

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

Augusta commissioners try to force meeting to choose fire chief

Department focus of first audit

Metro and region briefs

Colts' boss Irsay dead at age 73

NCAA restricts players from early NBA draft

Prep Report - Hancock routs Westminster

Gamecocks choice of Rebels star

Revenue sharing supports Packers

Clemson Tigers ranked third

Kitchings dominates Jackets

Kentucky tests Dogs in Athens

No. 5 Kentucky 86, No. 21 Georgia 65

NCAA changes rules on work for athletes

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

Packers big favorites in Las Vegas

NFL Notes - Cowboys' accuser charged by police

Patriots put trust in Bill Parcells

Mike Berardino: Bulldogs still not ready for breakthrough

Becker changes departure plans

Aiken's Reynolds gets Parade honor

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

Palmer's surgery is scheduled for today

Villanova survives Irish scare

Alexander, Grant lead Paine in win

Lombardi's shadow big for Holmgren

Part time jobs give schools full-time headaches

Tar Heels off to their worst ACC start

NCAA limits Midnight Madness to weekends only

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

Wrenching reality

The big secret to losing weight is exerting self-control

Wavy walls

Seniors' calendar

Small portions - quick takes on food

Dodging evils of flu season matter of luck, education

Retired teacher gives culinary lesson

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

`Emotional Girl' puts on a tough act

Good diet includes good soup

Your style

Paine College stresses its family orientation

Screen test

SEC wants corporate filings written in English

Analysts says recovery will persist

Business briefs

Bourne Toyota buys new digs for sales operation

1997 should please everyone, economist says

Business Briefs

Labels have retrospective Sinatra discs already in hand

Delta offers lower fare to compete with ValuJet

New Denny's ads to feature more blacks

Atlanta Fed chief says workers needed

Slate dumps subscription plan

Atlantis docks with Russian station; crews cheer, embrace

Good reasons to cheer for Internet

Some Internet providers turning back the clock on flat rates

Eavesdropping on the Internet finds lots of sick puppies

Apple to focus on core markets

Products that defy categorizaton

Upgrading your computer - MMangst

No light exercising or light reading for this astronaut