Check S.C. firemen

Lectures news media on presentation

Defends strollers at Civic Center

Who gets huge grants?

Targets polluted Langley Pond status

Rips Beasley, NAACP over the flag

What's in a name?

Fears smokers are `cruel' to kids

Let localities decide

Analyzes best high school site

Get the right reform!

Lowcountry heads state poverty list

Special Olympics a success for Aiken, Saluda, Edgefield schools

Local and area briefs

Spring brings out two-brained creatures

Bill legalizes some ticket scalpling

Augusta is now `Augusta'

Women's finalists beat many major injuries

South Carolina clean water record poor, study says

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son, convicted killer meet

Georgia lawmakers close to agreement on $11.7 billion budget

Aiken Memorial Garden graves robbed

Local and area briefs

Letterman's jokes target Georgia city

Suicide group worked as Web programmers

Aiken residents resist annexation

Financing for landfill nears completion

Hospital technician charged with sexually assaulting patient

Whittle escapes blame for recent break-outs

Show me the bunny

Senate passes chemical castration bill

South Carolina auto insurance rates drop slightly in survey

Fort Gordon soliders' reports, journals to get scrutiny from Defense Department

Funding for canal in danger

Aiken County to get funds for new detention center

Report: 1 in 3 Georgia children without health insurance in '95,'96

Tree dispute prompts review of decisions

Opposing legislators both demand solution for sewage

SRS will continue nuclear work

Interim Augusta public works chief proposed

Searching for sweet stuff

Holiday closings

General Assembly approves budget

Miller ends welfare negotiations with House

The mother of all mothers

Georgia's senators cross paths in Augusta

Sconyers asks for help in cleaning Augusta

Suicide group worked as Web programmers

No wrongdoing found in grocery chain's settlement with Charleston police

University Hospital unveils $18.8 million expansion plans

MCG hopes to offer telemedicine partnership with Chinese

Lofton is center of attention

Let's play ball

Braves notes: Wade will start in the bullpen

Couples isn't ready for bell

Hawks romp to sixth straight

Humble Gator visits

Traylor's heroics give Michigan title

Bamberg-Ehrhardt outlasts Silver Bluff; Collins whiffs 16

George gets shot at ex-team

Tedesco victorious with 70 in PowerBilt

Dean Smith is again chasing Rupp

Midland Valley looks for respect

Another day, another Braves deal

North Augusta baseball team flying high

Old Dominion has lost a step in tournament

Humble Gator visits

Kanas coach: NCAA loss `hurts so badly'

Ex-Evans star Greene progressing

Braves dealing might not be done

Two pitchers cut by Tigers, Red Sox

Elkington leads pack at the Players

Tail wags dog out of Broadway show

New treatment attempts to harness immune system against prostate cancer

Who Eats This Stuff?

Contest is tough on a man

Woman seeks to unravel mysteries of antebellum Bible

Paris' music saves souls, and a life

Anderson to lead songwriters' seminar

Soup is good ... music

Unwritten rules for casual work clothes

Your Health

Theater reviews

Ratings for violent TV programs can attract young viewers

Government recommends mammograms for women in their 40s

Local and area business briefs

Flagstar files bankruptcy with SEC

Augusta officials surprised by Titleist decision not to expand

Business briefs

Questions and answers on the Fed's interest rate increase

Quaker frees itself of Snapple albatross

Wooing Business

Value of new housing permits drops

Chambers launch joint tourism effort

Attorney General says set-asides are unconstitutional discrimination

IRS says budget cuts will be less

Manufacturing orders brisk in February

Space shuttle Endeavor takes detour to Robins Air Force Base

Blocking Cybersex

Suicide group worked as Web programmers

WTO finalizes infotech trade pact with 39 countries

Scientists discover Hale-Bopp spewing building blocks of life

Here's what's developing on the Internet

Suicide cult may have been inspired by rumor

New utilities designed for work

Gates tries to ease banks' fears on Microsoft software

Designer fires back over Internet slander

Astral cult, expecting UFO rendezvous, leaves 39 lifeless `containers'

Oracle chairman again talking about buying Apple

Net literati grapple with language of the Web