Business briefs

Asserts critic of teachers misguided

Believes all too many `take offensive'

Admits mistake in previous letter

Legal help for cops

Avers that South actually won war

Open up bridge talks

Fears discrimination against smokers

Rethink Georgia bail bill

Contends athletes avoid autographs

Asks for continued museum support

Gore's smoking gun

Wants strollers banned from events

Bill aims at young drivers

County will pay for bigger pipes

County may consider video poker measure

United Way looks toward future efforts

Bill seeks authority for golf hall of fame

Discovery work

Local and regional briefs

Local and regional news briefs

Fort Gordon holds `as is, where is' sale

Augusta commission ups 911 tax; creates traffic division

Pollen springs into air

Pickup hits back of bus

Laundry to help residents

Council moves to restrict video poker

New plan to save Butt Bridge being quietly discussed

Convicted teen in Richey murder up for parole

State high court resurrects school lawsuit

Center's finances questioned

Parachutists dot skyline at Gordon

Army drops recruit standard, offers new incentives for inductees

Report: SRS most expensive in bid for new plutonium mission

Barnwell voters to choose new mayor today

Manning says he will return for senior season at Tennessee

Officially, Wallace is winner

Ripken misses Braves game

Jackets coach ousted

On a crusade

Who is the ACC champion?

Georgia football gets two years' probation

Mohr re-signs with Buffalo

Tarasco striving to be `comeback player of the year'

Channel 26 will show Gamecocks

Just how high will Air Jordan fly?

South Aiken: Laurens pulls mild upset

Fox, Lasorda elected to Hall of Fame

Gamecocks place three players on all-SEC team

`Moo Moo' a force to be reckoned with

Duncan unanimous All-ACC; Tech's Harpring first-teamer

Aiken's season of rebuilding becoming thrilling

Spring training notebook: Maddux hammered

Miles makes winning play for Aiken

Auburn captures SEC women's title

Friedgen caught flack instead of deserved credit

Jaguar golfers meet challenge by winning Matlock Classic

Prep basketball playoffs to open in South Carolina

Georgia to find out fate

Your favorite brew no longer just a beverage

Serve Seafood for Lent

Seniors' Calendar

Small portions - news and notes about food

Book captures flavor of French countryside

Cheese Supper Bread makes meatless main dish

One basic recipe yields four chicken dishes

Steppin' out

Quick Cooking: Fiesta Rice Medley

Battling bankruptcy

To safeguard hearing, avoid excessive noise

Monkees are back in business with new pop album

Can This Marriage Be Saved? - Cultivate friendship with mate

Xtreme calendar

Birmingham-Southern challenges students

Your style

Xtreme screen

Personal space

Net Chat-Rappers share peace message

`The economy's hot' -- sales exceeding forecasts

AT&T gives more details about finances

Success of IRS computer upgrade key to agency's broad reforms

Business briefs

Supreme Court to let lawsuit stand

Augusta-area home sales rise in 1997

Rate set for AT&T local telephone hookup

CSX may raise offer, split lines with Norfolk Southern

IRS tests telephone filing of quarterly payroll returns

Serious security flaw found in Microsoft Internet browser

Sheep, monkeys - what will they clone next?

Angioplasty relief similar to bypass

Pentium MMX designed for speed

Clinton bars federal research on human cloning

U.S. denies it's trying to stall talks on global warming

Older programmers go back to fix the future

Internet links via PCs expected to keep lead over boxes for TV

FCC approves new, national pay-to-listen radio service