Check S.C. firemen

What's in a name?

Privatization ripoff

Needed: Good SRS lobbyist

Defends strollers at Civic Center

Targets polluted Langley Pond status

Aiken emergency shelter regains license

Jeburk loses appeal on technicality

Praises SRS privatization plans

Tree dispute prompts review of decisions

Senate passes chemical castration bill

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

Greenville library pushed to drop Playboy subscription

Searching for sweet stuff

Augusta roads would keep names under new measure

General Assembly approves budget

Opposing legislators both demand solution for sewage

The mother of all mothers

Third jewel to be awarded in Aiken Triple Crown

Letterman's jokes target Georgia city

Lauds donors

Sconyers asks for help in cleaning Augusta

Counties to benefit from $5.6 million grant

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

Nice weather expected for Easter

Local and area briefs

Answers arts critic, touts programs

Show me the bunny

Lowcountry heads state poverty list

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

Funding for canal in danger

South Carolina auto insurance rates drop slightly in survey

`Lost Trust' prosecutors to appeal order

Aiken Memorial Garden graves robbed

South Carolina licenses a wealth of information

Aiken County to get funds for new detention center

Seeks corrective action on accidents

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

Lawmakers want route to pay raise

Augusta legislators end session with brawl

Local and area briefs

Commission set to vote on dorm sprinklers, alarms

Disagrees Paine buildings `aging' 032997 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls for more patience, tolerance 032997 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ultimate fan makes return

Old Dominion edges past Stanford in OT

Braves set to move into Turner Field

Don't bother stylin' around Papa Clem

Bamberg-Ehrhardt outlasts Silver Bluff; Collins whiffs 16

NCAA notes

Elkington has a 69 to top Players leaderboard

Another day, another Braves deal

Lofton is center of attention

Traylor's heroics give Michigan title

The happiest place in baseball

Let's play ball

Elkington leads pack at the Players

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

Falcons deal No. 3 draft pick to Seattle

Hawks romp to sixth straight

Old Dominion has lost a step in tournament

Dean Smith is again chasing Rupp

Church Bulletin

Soup is good ... music

Government recommends mammograms for women in their 40s

New cigar chic doesn't carry over to pipes

A second chance

Contest is tough on a man

Anderson to lead songwriters' seminar

Paris' music saves souls, and a life

Theater reviews

Ballet performance with Wynton Marsalis unforgettable

Easter sunrise service will light downtown

Church `money ministry' uses Internet to serve God

Column: Remember, Jesus first had to die

Information please!

Value of new housing permits drops

Economy shows strong growth

Attorney General says set-asides are unconstitutional discrimination

Destination IRS

Quaker frees itself of Snapple albatross

IRS says budget cuts will be less

Business briefs

Electric Lite leaves South Carolina in the dark

Chambers launch joint tourism effort

Business briefs

Oracle chairman contemplating bid for Apple, seeks feedback

Oracle chairman again talking about buying Apple

Space shuttle Endeavor takes detour to Robins Air Force Base

Intel, Compaq to develop standards for PC Theatre

Families plan cult members' funerals

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

Suicide cult may have been inspired by rumor

Higher Source site flooded after mass suicide

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

Mother mourns son she lost to cult 21 years ago

Net literati grapple with language of the Web

Leaders of cult drew attention since 1970s

Imprisoned pedophile charged with using Internet to trade child porn

New poet laureate Pinsky puts poetry on the Internet

Suicide group worked as Web programmers

Scientists discover Hale-Bopp spewing building blocks of life

Gates tries to ease banks' fears on Microsoft software