The Freon criminals

Cites other banners' slave histories

Aiken plays it safe

Hails Citadel's choice of Grinalds

EPA ignores Congress

Derides Citadel hazers as `cowards'

Getting even

Hopes cable company adds Fox News

Foresees racially tinged new year

Pleads for Christian TV network

Bemoans `greed'-driven job losses

Prosecute wiretappers!

Ruling is in favor of scientist

General Assembly begins session with parole, welfare and education reform

Citadel sets new policy for cadets

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

Social worker tells story of serial killer's boyhood

Council to discuss costs of new landfill

Columbia County Health board proposes smoking law

Mathis won't face charges, solicitor says

Augusta commissioners try to force meeting to choose fire chief

Center may cut half of drug-abuse staff

Great-grandmother helps with emergency delivery

Attorneys present opposing accounts

Election dominates talk on first day of Legislature

Bill Kirby: Players say plenty with odd names

Employee's charges will be investigated

Group OKs newly redrawn map of House districts

Kennedy Middle School rewarded with deregulation status

Trustees approve tax referendum

Aiken City Council votes not to build industrial park

Nurture Home sponsors open house

Metro and region briefs

Area News Briefs

Flag issue is hoisted quickly in Columbia

Department focus of first audit

General Assembly begins session by changing the rules

Funding formulas announced

New tax could aid research

NCAA changes rules on work for athletes

Colts' boss Irsay dead at age 73

Lombardi's shadow big for Holmgren

Gamecocks choice of Rebels star

Palmer's surgery is scheduled for today

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

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

Kentucky tests Dogs in Athens

Revenue sharing supports Packers

Packers big favorites in Las Vegas

Clemson Tigers ranked third

Becker changes departure plans

Aiken's Reynolds gets Parade honor

NCAA limits Midnight Madness to weekends only

Patriots put trust in Bill Parcells

Prep Report - Hancock routs Westminster

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

No. 5 Kentucky 86, No. 21 Georgia 65

Tar Heels off to their worst ACC start

Kitchings dominates Jackets

NFL Notes - Cowboys' accuser charged by police

NCAA restricts players from early NBA draft

Mike Berardino: Bulldogs still not ready for breakthrough

Part time jobs give schools full-time headaches

Villanova survives Irish scare

Alexander, Grant lead Paine in win

The big secret to losing weight is exerting self-control

Wavy walls

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

Small portions - quick takes on food

Wrenching reality

Retired teacher gives culinary lesson

Dodging evils of flu season matter of luck, education

Good diet includes good soup

`Emotional Girl' puts on a tough act

Seniors' calendar

Screen test

Your style

Paine College stresses its family orientation

Business Briefs

New Denny's ads to feature more blacks

Labels have retrospective Sinatra discs already in hand

Bourne Toyota buys new digs for sales operation

Atlanta Fed chief says workers needed

Business briefs

SEC wants corporate filings written in English

1997 should please everyone, economist says

Analysts says recovery will persist

Delta offers lower fare to compete with ValuJet

Apple to focus on core markets

Slate dumps subscription plan

Products that defy categorizaton

Upgrading your computer - MMangst

Some Internet providers turning back the clock on flat rates

Good reasons to cheer for Internet

No light exercising or light reading for this astronaut

Atlantis docks with Russian station; crews cheer, embrace

Eavesdropping on the Internet finds lots of sick puppies