Check S.C. firemen

Needed: Good SRS lobbyist

Targets polluted Langley Pond status

Defends strollers at Civic Center

What's in a name?

Privatization ripoff

Praises SRS privatization plans

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

Third jewel to be awarded in Aiken Triple Crown

Tree dispute prompts review of decisions

Sconyers asks for help in cleaning Augusta

Bill legalizes some ticket scalpling

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

University Hospital unveils $18.8 million expansion plans

Augusta roads would keep names under new measure

Searching for sweet stuff

Funding for canal in danger

General Assembly approves budget

Lawmakers want route to pay raise

The mother of all mothers

Greenville library pushed to drop Playboy subscription

Letterman's jokes target Georgia city

South Carolina licenses a wealth of information

Local and area briefs

Seeks corrective action on accidents

Show me the bunny

Aiken County to get funds for new detention center

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

Senate passes chemical castration bill

South Carolina auto insurance rates drop slightly in survey

Opposing legislators both demand solution for sewage

Augusta legislators end session with brawl

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

Local and area briefs

`Lost Trust' prosecutors to appeal order

Answers arts critic, touts programs

Lowcountry heads state poverty list

Aiken Memorial Garden graves robbed

Nice weather expected for Easter

Aiken emergency shelter regains license

Jeburk loses appeal on technicality

Commission set to vote on dorm sprinklers, alarms

Lauds donors

Counties to benefit from $5.6 million grant

Calls for more patience, tolerance 032997 - The Augusta Chronicle

Disagrees Paine buildings `aging' 032997 - The Augusta Chronicle

Elkington leads pack at the Players

Jaguars can't touch Childers as Owls pound out 15-3 win

Old Dominion edges past Stanford in OT

Hawks romp to sixth straight

Traylor's heroics give Michigan title

Old Dominion has lost a step in tournament

Falcons deal No. 3 draft pick to Seattle

Lofton is center of attention

The happiest place in baseball

Bamberg-Ehrhardt outlasts Silver Bluff; Collins whiffs 16

NCAA notes

Elkington has a 69 to top Players leaderboard

Dean Smith is again chasing Rupp

Another day, another Braves deal

Don't bother stylin' around Papa Clem

Braves set to move into Turner Field

Ultimate fan makes return

Let's play ball

Contest is tough on a man

Church `money ministry' uses Internet to serve God

Soup is good ... music

Ballet performance with Wynton Marsalis unforgettable

Theater reviews

Column: Remember, Jesus first had to die

Anderson to lead songwriters' seminar

Paris' music saves souls, and a life

New cigar chic doesn't carry over to pipes

Church Bulletin

Government recommends mammograms for women in their 40s

A second chance

Easter sunrise service will light downtown

Economy shows strong growth

Information please!

Attorney General says set-asides are unconstitutional discrimination

Value of new housing permits drops

Electric Lite leaves South Carolina in the dark

Quaker frees itself of Snapple albatross

Chambers launch joint tourism effort

Business briefs

Destination IRS

IRS says budget cuts will be less

Business briefs

New poet laureate Pinsky puts poetry on the Internet

Suicide cult may have been inspired by rumor

Gates tries to ease banks' fears on Microsoft software

Oracle chairman again talking about buying Apple

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

Oracle chairman contemplating bid for Apple, seeks feedback

Higher Source site flooded after mass suicide

Leaders of cult drew attention since 1970s

Suicide group worked as Web programmers

Led by Do and Ti, cult waited for spaceship, sans sex and alcohol

Space shuttle Endeavor takes detour to Robins Air Force Base

Intel, Compaq to develop standards for PC Theatre

Imprisoned pedophile charged with using Internet to trade child porn

Families plan cult members' funerals

Mother mourns son she lost to cult 21 years ago

Scientists discover Hale-Bopp spewing building blocks of life

Net literati grapple with language of the Web