Local phone service headed to Augusta

Blame crime, not guns

Hopes new chief is `given a chance'

Urges patients to question providers

Rips writer's defense of `piggishness'

Up from preferences

Pinched South Carolina vision

Brands critically-hailed film `filth'

Pap tests periled

Woman credited for trial wait

Board faces land battle

Savannah River to rise at least six feet by weekend

SRS workers complain of racial hiring

Local and regional briefs

Local and area briefs

The art of helping out

Citadel graduates might have to compete for active-duty officer slots

Tensions rise over abortion bill

Sheriff eyes new weapons

Thirteen-year-old to jump from middle school to college

Rowin' on the river

Superintendent bill draws fire

Suspect sought in Hill homicide

Man injured in shooting

Area hospitals criticized for waste

Bill allows officials to issue bonds for campus projects

House members order desks for $2,300 each

Pulaski's descendants sought

Arrest: Murder-case witness arrested forgery, theft-related charges

Writer of bomb letter likely 1 man, not group

Killers receive reprieve

Pilot crash-lands plane

NAACP investigating discrimination at SRS

ARC, Josey to meet in AAA final

Braves find a jackpot at new park

Georgia Tech needs miracle to stay in the game

Fox, Lasorda elected to Hall of Fame

Ford gets break, say Chevy owners

SEC Tournament pits Bulldogs against LSU

ACC has its own hierarchy

ARC, Josey to meet in AAA final

Three amigos get job done

Clemson relies on Code for leadership

Dogs hang final defeat on Brown

Archers will take aim in tournament

N.C. State ends season for Jackets

Earnhardt's funk

Williams guns Alabama into date with top-seeded South Carolina

Mauldin mauls Aiken girls

Revitalized Norman back in the groove

Augusta hot spot for girls' hoops

One ring at a time for Davis

Manning says he will return for senior season at Tennessee

Hephzibah out of the game

Stand-in rescues `La Traviata'

Ramblin' Rhodes: Country has international appeal

New dollar coin may have backing

Stern quite revealing in `Private Parts'

Eastwood to direct `Midnight' filming in Savannah

Video watch

These Irish eyes are tired

Concert watch

Crafters put work into show

Club calendar

Allergies put opera singer out of `La Travita'

Band is ready for next step

Service on a smile

Boutique for cancer patients

Frost threatens peach crop

Coffee prices headed up

Wachovia closing two branches in South Richmond County

Chevy dealers set to unveil redesigned 1997 Corvette

Business briefs

Augusta unemployment sees small increase

Drug makers push anti-cholesterol medicines to the public as life savers

March 6 marks return of the Michelangelo virus

New firm will let golfers reserve tee times via Internet

Atlanta makes list of best places for telecommuting

CBS gunning for the end zone with big stake in SportsLine

Microsoft works to fix security flaw in Internet browser

Computer hackers break into NASA Internet site

Special delivery in cyberspace

NASA gets warning of space bugs

Experts say fear of human cloning could shackle other research

Transplant produces chicken with quail head-bobbing behavior

AOL to put ads in its chat rooms