Opposes new sales tax for schools

Takes `childish' School Board to task

Asserts states have right to pot laws

Sees upside to early hospital release

President is no monarch

Atlanta Gas plan good start

Feels Christians persecuted in U.S.

End `immunity' abuses

Counters misgivings on `renewal'

Scoffs at partisan critics of speaker

TV ratings flop

Panel OKs reprimand

Area News Briefs

Bill Cosby's son shot, killed on freeway

Study - Cancer rate near SRS not any higher

County schools seek male teacher aides

Bombs blast abortion clinic; 6 hurt

Photo - Unpleasant chill

Former Augusta Administrator Beazley lands state job

Cosby investigation has witnesses

Counsel report at deadline

County to delay video poker trials

Anti-abortion bill announced hours after blast

Preparing a quilt

Coliseum Authority reaches deal with management firm

Bill may open health market

Papers to be made public

Miller demands enrollment audit

Photo - Food for those who need it

Hatcher files for open seat

Governor reveals $11.8 billion state budget

Beasley lauds record gains for economy

Group's motel plan approved

Doctor advocates telemedicine safety

Unfinished forms fill tag office

`Dead' man uncovered scam, police say

Schedule woes cause concern

Chemical castration considered for sex offenders

North Augusta mayor stepping down

Newest report puts Georgia education in Top 12

Judge to rule on games Jan. 28

Authorities seek clues in bombing

You go thataway

NBA lays down law to Rodman

Derrick breaks record as Wardlaw wins

Atlanta wins 8th straight

Moore won't know fate until next week

Hogan honored tonight

Overtime - Brandon Mitchem to see action in ring

Josey in control, beats Butler

Wildcats coaching job draws interest

Late shot shocker to Lions

Tolbert, Wilder pick Tech futures

Georgia has work cut out against South Carolina

Mariucci confirmed as 49ers new head coach

Silver Bluff `horses' romp 71-48

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

Holyfield-Tyson will rumble on Derby Day

UConn declares Moore ineligible

Road games hold Pacers' title key

Three-pointer lifts Paine women over Albany State

Victory leaves Alabama ecstatic

Freshman leads Wardlaw to 12-0 season start

Birth of the millennium

Birth of the millennium

Concert Watch

Costello refines technique in release of old favorites

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

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

Mullen still-lifes bring 19th century into the present

Ramblin' Rhodes - Little Richard gets big award

Ancient form of spirituality is revived

Today's cowboys wear many different hats

Club Calendar - what's happening in entertainment around Augusta

Adventists meet for leadership convention

Business Briefs

Raytheon wins bidding for GM's Hughes Electronics

Independent insurance agents declare a truce

Airbus says it can't guarantee jet deliveries to USAir

Savannah company buys South African cosmetics maker

Gas prices increase nationwide

Augusta has slow job growth

Trade deficit rises slightly

Zimmerman to succeed Questrom as Federated CEO

Carmakers struggle to stay ahead

AT&T gives up on satellite

Flood of users brings lawsuits to AOL

Online banking software providers move toward industry standard

AOL swamped with new unlimited pricing plan; some users sue

Unmanned rocket explodes after liftoff

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

Microsoft unveils Office '97

Lost in space

Law on cellular phones, scanners has apparent loophole

New telescope images probe evolution of galaxies