Byrd-dogged

S.C. cities get a break

Cites strong Resurrection evidence

Asks why Goodwill dumps items

Slams total Richmond smoking ban

Reno wimps out

Appreciates support for daughter

S.C. bills split GOP

Notes billions spent to `protect poor'

Jabs the National

Hits all `bait and fleece' programs

Fine Augusta record

Line-item veto vetoed

Counters writer on evaluations

Georgia drug-testing law rejected by court

Gas company settles multi-million dollar downtown contamination lawsuit

Bank robbed

Minority medical education declining

Minority medical education declining

Commissioners renew youth job program

Bizarro spring weather

Council approves restrictions on video poker

Second phase of North Augusta bike and walking trail to begin

Man who killed lifelong friend gets life, plus five in prison

New Ellenton mayor says he won't resign

Prosecutor will seek death penalty against accused DSS shooter

Columbia County Sheriff's Department considers buying emergency phone system

Capitol lobbyists wine, dine in overtime

Aiken improvement group outlines spending

Aiken students shadow government officials

Lights! Camera! Taxes!

Local and area briefs

Medivac exhibit

County OKs new ambulance service

Statue vandalized

Richmond County Georgia's top polluter

Pine straw

Indicted researcher seeing patients again

Fired teacher sues board over drug-testing policy

Smoltz teaches lesson

Branch Rickey deserves credit for standing up

Baseball retires Robinson's No. 42

Bulls can win 70 for second year

Braves pitching staff hot - even when they're not throwing

Drivers adjusting to new crew chiefs

James leads as Hawks come back

Macon named Josey football coach

Cubs' 0-for year sets N.L. record

Prep notes

Former Jaguar signs with Dallas

Eagles entrust recent tradition to new leader

Braves notes

Braves sweep Reds with 7-1 win

Ga Tech signs top point guard

Braves Notebook: Team to commemorate Jackie Robinson

Mitchell's double gets win for Jags

Separate slides

Study: sensible diet lowers blood pressure

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Children to try their hand at making matzah

Sultry singer finds her South Carolina heritage

Now that `Ellen' is out, what's next?

Health capsules

Children to try their hand at making matzah

Scientists learn how flavonoids, other nutrients prevent cancer

Recipes for the Passover table

Health and fitness calendar

South Carolina teen earns top honors in national recipe contest

Campaign for life

May flowers

Digital machines combine tasks

Inflation cools; Wall Street heats up

Successful traits are spotlighted

Demolition for Golf Hall of Fame begins

Senators seek to change rules for executive stock options

Company offers life insurance to people with HIV

Increased output in March raises inflation pressures

Procrastinators find Tuesday `taxing'

House passes bill that would cancel unneeded mortgage insurance

Apple reports $708 million loss

Business briefs

Hotels could come to Riverwalk

Another area code proposed

A colorful history

Sheep cloner says cloning a human would violate individual rights

Cheap computers

The Web can take you all over the map

Microorganism a fish killer

Minow may cause `vast wasteland' to bloom

Baseball sites are ready for some hits

Web site links user to health information

Netscape seeks edge in market

Netscape speeds up release of `push' technology