Blasts Columbia Co. school budget

Tip of the iceberg?

Agrees in accolades for ex-director

Fears U.S. headed for more conflict

Nail teen predators

Questions hiring from outside area

Apologizes for students' behavior

Max keeps BBA vow

Disputes criticism of CIA nominee

Chides N.J. Girl Scout `strikers'

Cozying to Beijing

Resolve Court issue

Scorns president-peeking prohibition

Claims `dishonesty' in Aiken views

Believes driver's ed should be taught

Doubts `character' of flag removers

Decision to relocate divides congregation

Photo - Out in the fog

Cops laud option to order passengers out of cars

Wrongful death lawsuit headed for court

Slander suit against Ruben dropped

Parolee who fled now charged in woman's slaying

Families shocked by study allegations

Medical marijuana to be studied

Photo - Cookie crunch

Affidavit - Duo misled groups

Tipoff alerted MCG to problems with studies

Photo - Grand master in action

Commission strikes down rezoning

Doctors face $1 million bond

Former researchers stashed funds, documents say

House committee guts background check bill

Sewer war over; settled out of court

Photo - Home show prep

Corrections chief denies requesting paroles to ease crowding

Assembly criticizes colleges

Abandoned baby released from MCG

Boating life is not for some

Officers trained about domestic violence

Photo - Hands-on project

SKF opens in Sage Mill park

Special tricycle for a special kid

Lawyers wrangle over pipe bomb sentences for militia members

Westside Girls having best-ever season

Dawn of new era on baseball horizon

Butler girls carry on after loss of key player

Despite loss, Hephzibah coach keeps his optimism

McGriff's left knee survives its first strenuous workout

Clernon finally clicks on court in nick of time

Evans eliminated in Region 2-AAAA

Josey squares off again with upstart Spartans

Mike Berardino - Ugly loss leaves streak in jeopardy

Gamecocks rout Citadel

Hicks holding on to prized point position

Reeves will devise Falcons' offense himself

SEC lagging behind in race for NCAA bids

Clark rolls past Paine in tourney preliminary

Wohlers won't live in past

Bolton is main man for Butler

Perry hasn't made grade at Clemson

Vanderbilt builds lead, whips Dogs

Booth leads Terps to win over Jackets

Wakefield the rare arbitration winner

Jaguars' win streak now at two

Tar Heels rip Deacons for sixth straight victory

Region 6-AA Tournament kicks off

`Spoon River' now flowing more freely

Play remains inspiring

On Video

Grille West has a Louisiana flavor

Bell Auditorium will Rock

Organist loves to improvise

Volunteer groups finding a few good men

On parenting - Take low-key action when kids play married

Capsules - news from the world of health and science

In the clubs

Concert watch

Health Calendar

Education key for high-tech jobs, BellSouth exec tells Chamber

Expert - Don't expect lifelong career with one company

CompuServe reports $14.2 million loss in quarter

Number of U.S. workers for foreign companies doubles since '80

Trade deficit surges

Device could speed-up visits to gas stations

Budget to harm investors

Business News Briefs

Photo - Luncheon meeting

Chilling the body speeds recovery from brain injury, study says

Chaplin keeping up with modem times on Net

Raid, arrest shut down Internet porn site in Fort Worth

Scam reroutes Internet surfers to overseas number

Monorail is on track with prices, service

Year 2000 poses profitable problem for computer consultants

Gates to double the billions Microsoft gives for science, research

You'll find these sites `taxing'

With Hubble flying free, astronauts `ready for a margarita'

With Hubble flying free, astronauts `ready for a margarita'

Internet access firm gets high marks