Asserts states have right to pot laws

Feels Christians persecuted in U.S.

Scoffs at partisan critics of speaker

TV ratings flop

Counters misgivings on `renewal'

Takes `childish' School Board to task

End `immunity' abuses

Sees upside to early hospital release

Opposes new sales tax for schools

President is no monarch

Atlanta Gas plan good start

You go thataway

Governor reveals $11.8 billion state budget

Bill Cosby's son shot, killed on freeway

Anti-abortion bill announced hours after blast

Cosby investigation has witnesses

Coliseum Authority reaches deal with management firm

Newest report puts Georgia education in Top 12

Papers to be made public

Area News Briefs

County schools seek male teacher aides

Bombs blast abortion clinic; 6 hurt

`Dead' man uncovered scam, police say

Unfinished forms fill tag office

Former Augusta Administrator Beazley lands state job

Study - Cancer rate near SRS not any higher

Counsel report at deadline

Group's motel plan approved

Photo - Food for those who need it

Beasley lauds record gains for economy

Schedule woes cause concern

Doctor advocates telemedicine safety

Authorities seek clues in bombing

Preparing a quilt

Judge to rule on games Jan. 28

Chemical castration considered for sex offenders

Panel OKs reprimand

Hatcher files for open seat

Bill may open health market

North Augusta mayor stepping down

Photo - Unpleasant chill

Miller demands enrollment audit

County to delay video poker trials

Moore won't know fate until next week

NBA lays down law to Rodman

Derrick breaks record as Wardlaw wins

Tolbert, Wilder pick Tech futures

Josey in control, beats Butler

Mariucci confirmed as 49ers new head coach

Late shot shocker to Lions

Hogan honored tonight

Georgia has work cut out against South Carolina

Victory leaves Alabama ecstatic

Holyfield-Tyson will rumble on Derby Day

Three-pointer lifts Paine women over Albany State

Road games hold Pacers' title key

Overtime - Brandon Mitchem to see action in ring

Prep Notes - Silver Bluff asked why it's not playing South Aiken

Atlanta wins 8th straight

Silver Bluff `horses' romp 71-48

Wildcats coaching job draws interest

Freshman leads Wardlaw to 12-0 season start

UConn declares Moore ineligible

Birth of the millennium

Adventists meet for leadership convention

Ancient form of spirituality is revived

Wine and Dine - pizza by the slice available on Broad Street

Mullen still-lifes bring 19th century into the present

Club Calendar - what's happening in entertainment around Augusta

Today's cowboys wear many different hats

Ramblin' Rhodes - Little Richard gets big award

Concert Watch

Video releases - just out are Phenomenon, Tales From the Crypt - Bordello of Blood, She's the One, The White Balloon.

Costello refines technique in release of old favorites

Birth of the millennium

Savannah company buys South African cosmetics maker

Independent insurance agents declare a truce

Airbus says it can't guarantee jet deliveries to USAir

Augusta has slow job growth

Business Briefs

Trade deficit rises slightly

Raytheon wins bidding for GM's Hughes Electronics

Zimmerman to succeed Questrom as Federated CEO

Gas prices increase nationwide

Carmakers struggle to stay ahead

Law on cellular phones, scanners has apparent loophole

Unmanned rocket explodes after liftoff

Flood of users brings lawsuits to AOL

Microsoft unveils Office '97

AT&T gives up on satellite

New telescope images probe evolution of galaxies

AOL swamped with new unlimited pricing plan; some users sue

Lost in space

Movie studios, looking to the future, compete for hipness on the Web

Online banking software providers move toward industry standard