Business briefs

Wants strollers banned from events

Admits mistake in previous letter

Asserts critic of teachers misguided

Believes all too many `take offensive'

Rethink Georgia bail bill

Fears discrimination against smokers

Gore's smoking gun

Asks for continued museum support

Legal help for cops

Open up bridge talks

Contends athletes avoid autographs

Avers that South actually won war

Report: SRS most expensive in bid for new plutonium mission

Local and regional news briefs

County may consider video poker measure

Pollen springs into air

Army drops recruit standard, offers new incentives for inductees

County will pay for bigger pipes

Laundry to help residents

Local and regional briefs

Augusta commission ups 911 tax; creates traffic division

United Way looks toward future efforts

Pickup hits back of bus

Discovery work

Bill aims at young drivers

Council moves to restrict video poker

Bill seeks authority for golf hall of fame

Convicted teen in Richey murder up for parole

Parachutists dot skyline at Gordon

State high court resurrects school lawsuit

New plan to save Butt Bridge being quietly discussed

Barnwell voters to choose new mayor today

Fort Gordon holds `as is, where is' sale

Center's finances questioned

`Moo Moo' a force to be reckoned with

Spring training notebook: Maddux hammered

Gamecocks place three players on all-SEC team

Mohr re-signs with Buffalo

On a crusade

Fox, Lasorda elected to Hall of Fame

Auburn captures SEC women's title

Just how high will Air Jordan fly?

Tarasco striving to be `comeback player of the year'

Who is the ACC champion?

Officially, Wallace is winner

Jackets coach ousted

Manning says he will return for senior season at Tennessee

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

Georgia football gets two years' probation

Jaguar golfers meet challenge by winning Matlock Classic

Ripken misses Braves game

Prep basketball playoffs to open in South Carolina

Miles makes winning play for Aiken

Georgia to find out fate

Friedgen caught flack instead of deserved credit

Aiken's season of rebuilding becoming thrilling

South Aiken: Laurens pulls mild upset

Channel 26 will show Gamecocks

Small portions - news and notes about food

Your favorite brew no longer just a beverage

One basic recipe yields four chicken dishes

Seniors' Calendar

Steppin' out

To safeguard hearing, avoid excessive noise

Quick Cooking: Fiesta Rice Medley

Battling bankruptcy

Cheese Supper Bread makes meatless main dish

Monkees are back in business with new pop album

Book captures flavor of French countryside

Serve Seafood for Lent

Can This Marriage Be Saved? - Cultivate friendship with mate

Birmingham-Southern challenges students

Personal space

Xtreme calendar

Net Chat-Rappers share peace message

Your style

Xtreme screen

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

CSX may raise offer, split lines with Norfolk Southern

IRS tests telephone filing of quarterly payroll returns

Business briefs

Augusta-area home sales rise in 1997

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

AT&T gives more details about finances

Supreme Court to let lawsuit stand

Rate set for AT&T local telephone hookup

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

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

Older programmers go back to fix the future

Sheep, monkeys - what will they clone next?

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

Clinton bars federal research on human cloning

Angioplasty relief similar to bypass

Serious security flaw found in Microsoft Internet browser

Pentium MMX designed for speed