Points to gloomy economic picture

Questions motives for reform call

Pins SRS job cuts on `liar' Clinton

Close Commerce junk closet

Denounces `Michael' as `hideous'

Tale of two lieutenant governors

Pleads for local Christian station

Silly suit flushed away

Backs fears of emissions crackdown

Stop to smell the flowers

Sales tax will help Columbia Count recreation

Aiken proposes traffic circle

Students respond to uniforms

Legislators aim for new charter schools

Clinton Sworn In for 2nd Term

Tech prep curriculum focuses on vocational training

New species can harm local environment

Metro and region briefs

Redistricting gives Edgefield one voice

Sconyers says `honeymoon is over'

Exams help find prostate cancer early

Proposal would require notice to eliminate state posts

Caring is essential, poet says

Former presidential candidate Tsongas dies

Parade honors Dr. King

Holiday workshop planned

Vietnam vets see similarities between Agent Orange and Gulf War Syndrome

Area News Briefs

Inauguration address to hit future themes

Aiken Children's shelter to get advice

Demons suffer rare home loss

Aiken Tech 65;Reinhardt College 59

Childhood dream comes true for Green Bay's Dellenbach

Parcells lowers boom on two tardy Patriots

If you've got the money, ...

Mutombo, Mookie right Hawks combo

Gamecocks' magic works

Golf hall unveils statue, honors Augustan

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

Tigers survive State scare

Palmer home after cancer surgery

Lady Bulldogs back on track

Oscar De La Hoya beats Gonzalez, retains title

Hot hoops blossom from unfamiliar soil

Graf's record `Slam' run ended by Coetzer

Cold has Favre in Southern mood

Parcells overshadows players

Orville White Cup tourney moved to June

Palmer doing well, but not up to visitation

Patriots sport latest no-name defense

Cook takes Hope honors

Tar Heels make believer of Tech

NFL coaches overpricing themselves

Favre's home town becomes new shrine of Packers fans

Hornets' Page to become Clemson Tiger

Top-rated Kansas defeats UConn

Steer wrestler

Arts notebook - snow best as distant memory

Tennessee town struggles to move beyond just `birthplace of the KKK'

Sign of a soldier

`English Patient,' `Evita,' Madonna, Tom Cruise and `X-Files' big Golden Globe winners

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

Schools celebrate Dr. King's birthday

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

Art of Alaska

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

Ask Carson - don't fret over mark on cutlery

Barbershop, attorney's office - Klan's birth site remains

Ask Us - Science center to open soon

Business Briefs and On the Move

Pint-size travelers increase

Business group pushes for equal opportunities

Beginning Monday, a trading revolution on the Nasdaq

Two weeks after Nunn departs, defense contractor closes his Hometown plant

Business travel reaches plateau

Executive sees changes in car-buying process

Turner critical of waste

CEO identifies growth areas, puts Honeywell back into focus

Home businesses flourish

King books, items in demand

Inaugural means lobbyist-paid nonstop parties for politicians

B&W to give money, land to help tobacco plant community

The Web is celebrating President Clinton's second inauguration

`Until we meet again'

Laptops are getting tougher

Court hears arguments in communications reform case

Bibb County to pioneer debit cards for food stamps

Balloonist's trans-global flight in doubt