Deflects `cheap shot' at PAGE head

Ax South Carolina term extension

Calls on critics to study trash idea

Adds information on Thomas Edison

Rejects rationale for rethinking CPI

Vote activists down!

EPA will obey law

Save Easter Seals

Defends cable programming choices

Beasley threatens to cancel juvenile prison contract

Driver's alcohol level high

Planning considered for town

Big noise may have been sonic boom

Program may save complex

Metro and region briefs

Chemical-castration bill passes

North Augusta chief gets new job

Phone poll results

Georgia Senate bans funding for `black English' classes

Army's top enlisted man suspended

Photo - Welding Wall

Boy died from virus attack on heart

Tipoff alerted MCG to problems with studies

Regents put UGA dorm project back on track

Suspect arrested in Athens rape case

Doctors face $1 million bond

New Citadel commandant discussed move with cadet daughter

Area News Briefs

No rush to replace North Augusta public safety chief

Inmate release blamed on staffing shortage

Fight over land value has soured residents on port project

Jury hears bike death case

Secretary of state pledges return of New York state flag

Female cadet's father named Citadel commandant

Photo - Along the straight and narrow

Casinos gave big donation to politicians

Teen's death no accident, judge says

Board OKs negotiations with ambulance service

Families shocked by study allegations

Thurmond working, recovering

Els taps Woods as Masters favorite

Sonics' Kemp partied night before game

Lady Rebels face big test

Chattooga pumped over Starr

Undefeated USC under pressure to beat Georgia

O'Meara golf stock moves up

ACC-SEC Insider - Duke coach dislikes ACC tourney format

Parcells Jet-ting to New York

Labonte lifestyle changes

Silver Bluff can wrap up region title

Roundup - Clemson Women defeated

Bulls' Rodman returns; he's no longer respected

Turner Field shaping up

Don't expect to see Gibbs on NFL sidelines

Overtime - Nashville will bid for bowl

Three South Carolina teams in top 25

Wake's Woods caught Clemson by surprise

New kids on block eager for tourney

Spurrier reprimanded for his allegations

All-star game might be Jordan's last

Glenn Hills stuns Greenbrier

`The English Patient' creators, other nominees bask in the good news

QUIZ - How do you know if you're a workaholic?

Senior calendar

Sweetheart of a cake might win valentine

The legacy of workaholism

Passion for fashion

Japanese stress-relief emporium is a smashing hit

Pressure cookers converting the timid

Heartburn not to be ignored

Heart-shaped scones will leave sweet taste

Evans girl scout delivers jokes to Tonight Show

Top brownies for your sweetie with a kiss and vanilla ice cream

Fair offers close look at designs

Steak a sizzling dish for Valentine's Day

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme screen

Dating game

Actress wanted to play hockey

Your style

Australia's Silverchair rockin' along

School profile - North Carolina A&T preparing for future

A work in progress

SEC looking at variable annuities sales

Augusta Airport solutions sought

Cigarette makers challenge FDA's authority

New pension rules benefit small businesses

Plant purchase may keep 500 Waynesboro jobs alive

Toy Fair's hype can't erase concerns over labor and safety

Photo - Fazolis opening

Westinghouse expands cable presence with TNN, Country Music Television

IRS stepping up investigations of nonprofits' political activity

Business briefs

A Missouri university offering a master's degree on the Internet

`Framing' tests boundaries of copyright law on the web

Kids will crack up at this re-Creation

AOL strategy - Head 'em off at the pause

Hubble Space Telescope costs Americans less than $1 year

Shuttle making Hubble Space Telescope service call `just in time'

This May Be the Crankiest Site on the Web

Despite network clogs, America Online continues to add members

With the Phantom, Users Can Feel Way Through Cyberspace

Valentines seek love help online

Apple's liaison to software developers leaving company

SyQuest goes to bat with 1-gigabyte removable drive

Astronomers expect a good show from Comet Hale-Bopp