Leader exhorts schools

Lawsuit seeks $4 million in damages

South Carolina condom handouts continue despite governor's criticism

New Ellenton sewer plant settlement in jeopardy

Company meets license requirements

Metro area and regional briefs

Area News Briefs

Fort Gordon hospital joins test to serve retirees

School vouchers still divisive issue

A special hero

Gunfire common in high-crime complex

Teen-agers face murder accusation

Death Row set for new location

Military assisting in Citadel hazing probe

Club Car will expand to new site

Aiken County schools lead in drug offenses

Judge says he was misled about caseload

Meeting discusses waste isolation at SRS

S.C. House rejects flag proposal, sends issue to voters

Georgia highway chief says roads won't be paved without gas tax or increased funding

Debt has many running for help

Photo - Helping Granddad

State finds space for more inmates

Lawsuit reaches decision

Video court will allow trials at a distance

Silver-haired legislators push own agenda

Prays Christian TV station is added 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

Skateboard `criminals' 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

ABC hurts honest press 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Veep: Dunce or liar? 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rejects writer's derision for GOP 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

Believes movie denigrates angels 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Dismisses movement as religious fad 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ponders `double standard' on ethics 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Nixes value of classroom computers 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions Jones' program moves 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments numbers of unbelted kids 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

Futurity cuttin' time 012597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Chastises Rodman for `ugly' antics 012497 - The Augusta Chronicle

Futurity will crown three champs tonight

Moore returns Feb. 3

Metro area and regional briefs

Georgia prep notebook - Bulldogs to host Glenn Hills

Wildcats claw past Jackets

Clemson crazy with basketball

North Augusta get ready to take on defending state champs

Super Bowl notebook - Favre's hometown not flashy

Andy Johnston - Enshrinement of Ray Guy long overdue

NFL expects to have teams in Cleveland, L.A. by 1999

Palmer's competitive return may come in the '97 Masters

Lady Lion's new moves dominates Paine's inside game

Spry, Bryant are friendliest of rivals

James' long-range shots help Hawks in overtime victory

Barnes building a winner in Clemson

Fox upbeat about first Super Bowl

Moya a new tennis `king'

UCONN to reveal NCAA sanctions Friday

Star stands out for Jags, Lions

Packers handling hype Super-perfect

Wake withstands Tigers second-half surge

Reeves taps five of his former assistants for Falcons

Mother alleges AOL let man market porn

Acrobatic feats became tradition

Amabile Quartet sees advantage in being all-female

Ramblin Rhodes - Hawkins ready for `real' job

Generation X keeping the faith, studies find

Head 'em up, move 'em out

Youth trade Saturdays for school

Want to see dolls? Go to museum

Organist will accompany `Gold Rush'

Getting God on TV

Seminars offered at Singlefest

Players are always changing their lines

Super Bowl scramble - advertisers compete on high-priced telecast

Councilman plans Minorities Network Function

Source says PepsiCo considering restaurant spinoff

BellSouth asks PSC for permission to enter long-distance market

Open for business

Seminar aims to help those in search of jobs

Peridot Chemicals expanding Augusta plant

Company's `sniff test' keeps work atmosphere clean

Business News Briefs

Two former NationsBank executives to form local bank in Aiken

P&G marks olestra anniversary continuing to fight for its honor

Freeze of Florida vegetables more than doubles some prices

Delta earnings better than expected - operating costs still high

Publix settling lawsuit

As Internet usage soars, FCC looks into expanding fast networks

How fixed fees on the net make for second thoughts

Intel: Silicon Valley's money machine

Sites and sounds - interest continues in Ramsey murder

Internet domain registry losing money

Japanese game makers plan combination, Sega to buy Bandai

Officials put heat on America Online

Company offers lifetime Internet access for $60

Newest AOL glitch heightens frustrations

Nuclear plant fined for potential safety problem