Sees upside to early hospital release

Atlanta Gas plan good start

Tale of two lieutenant governors

President is no monarch

Denounces `Michael' as `hideous'

Opposes new sales tax for schools

Questions motives for reform call

Feels Christians persecuted in U.S.

Counters misgivings on `renewal'

Close Commerce junk closet

Miller demands enrollment audit

Schedule woes cause concern

Judge to rule on games Jan. 28

Hatcher files for open seat

Caring is essential, poet says

Cosby investigation has witnesses

Bill may open health market

Legislators aim for new charter schools

Authorities seek clues in bombing

Former presidential candidate Tsongas dies

Proposal would require notice to eliminate state posts

Tech prep curriculum focuses on vocational training

Parade honors Dr. King

New species can harm local environment

Photo - Unpleasant chill

Holiday workshop planned

Panel OKs reprimand

Redistricting gives Edgefield one voice

North Augusta mayor stepping down

Area News Briefs

Unfinished forms fill tag office

Exams help find prostate cancer early

`Dead' man uncovered scam, police say

Stop to smell the flowers

You go thataway

Childhood dream comes true for Green Bay's Dellenbach

Lady Bulldogs back on track

Georgia has work cut out against South Carolina

NBA lays down law to Rodman

Cold has Favre in Southern mood

Holyfield-Tyson will rumble on Derby Day

Emphasis on fish, fishing at former U.S. hatchery

Josey in control, beats Butler

Tigers survive State scare

Road games hold Pacers' title key

Hot hoops blossom from unfamiliar soil

Moore won't know fate until next week

Gamecocks' magic works

If you've got the money, ...

Tar Heels make believer of Tech

Orville White Cup tourney moved to June

Aiken Tech 65;Reinhardt College 59

Hogan honored tonight

Silver Bluff `horses' romp 71-48

Patriots sport latest no-name defense

Derrick breaks record as Wardlaw wins

Golf hall unveils statue, honors Augustan

Ancient form of spirituality is revived

Art of Alaska

Birth of the millennium

Ask Carson - don't fret over mark on cutlery

Birth of the millennium

Sign of a soldier

Adventists meet for leadership convention

Kidman hopes this `Portrait' will show different side of her

You can be king of the castle at Tarrytown, N.Y. luxury inn

Arts notebook - snow best as distant memory

Randall Floyd's unsolved mysteries - conquistador's chronicler not reliable

Business group pushes for equal opportunities

Executive sees changes in car-buying process

Business travel reaches plateau

Carmakers struggle to stay ahead

CEO identifies growth areas, puts Honeywell back into focus

Turner critical of waste

Pint-size travelers increase

Gas prices increase nationwide

Business Briefs and On the Move

Augusta has slow job growth

Home businesses flourish

King books, items in demand

Trade deficit rises slightly

Balloonist's trans-global flight in doubt

Law on cellular phones, scanners has apparent loophole

Unmanned rocket explodes after liftoff

AT&T gives up on satellite

Flood of users brings lawsuits to AOL

Court hears arguments in communications reform case

Bibb County to pioneer debit cards for food stamps