Finds state building closure ironic

Another sport kicks in

The volunteer summit

End back-door deals

Smokes out writer irked by smells

Remembers his old `school menu'

Phony S.C. excuse

Gives pros, cons of chemical treaty

Gives pros, cons of chemical treaty

Questions usage of the word `gay'

Wants no-smoking Masters sectors

Lets loose on `so-called' Christians

Decries continuing aid to Russia

Lumpkin's lawyers file motion against DA

Panel reacts to River Race fuss

Palmer made threats against wife, witnesses tell jury

Perrymond asks courts to force frat to disclose initiation rituals

Local and area briefs

Construction set to begin on deputies' training building

Burglary suspect arrested

State tells Savannah to pump less water from aquifer

Work on Charleston toll road could start next year

Attorney will mediate dispute between ASU, professor

School building dedicated

SRS agrees to post union rights notices

Beasley holds North Augusta town meeting

North Augusta vote

Up in flames

Researchers study gulf war syndrome

Fire strikes again at lodge

Gore talks trade issues in Atlanta

Local and area briefs

North Augusta elections will fill majority of council seats

Horsing around one of Ross' specialties

End of Blues' season marks end of an era

Seattle Slew still a champion after all these years

Braves batter Dodgers 14-0

Greenbrier runs past Westside

Braves notebook

National League summit still home of the Braves

NCAA study shows women gaining ground in sports

Golf starts paying painful price of success

Daly dropped by Wilson Golf

Zoeller still trying to joke his way out of trouble

Evans wins ninth in a row

Braves stopped by Park

Prep roundup

Gay activists hit Titleist's move

A different Deion

Curry finds alternate ways to contribute

Pistons shut down Mookie, Hawks

Auto repair isn't just nuts and bolts

Saving memories

Staged accident educates

New film brings bloody Kennesaw Mountain battle to life

Oprah calls foul on Rodman's book, cancels interview

`Ellen's' lesbian awakening comes with first heartbreak

It's the season for wholesome asparagus

Age old questions

Albums roar up the charts with a bullet

Senior calendar

Juicy ragu complements cornmeal dish

Can this marriage be saved?

Swept Away

Former teacher put spice in her life and it's sweet

Xtreme screen

Xtreme college

Xtreme style

Xtreme calendar

Student profile

Wages, benefits rise in first quarter

National debt pauses - briefly

IBM attempts to bolster stock price well received

Carl's Jr. acquires Hardees

Building permits decrease

Oxendine says plan will keep health premiums down

Marvel bond holders offer their own reorganization plan

Powell Duffryn Terminals sells property

Home sales stay on fast track

Business briefs

Metromedia agrees to sell its film library to MGM

Company aims for snoring cure

Astronauts make first joint U.S.-Russian spacewalk

Scanners have wide range of features

Newfound gene may make people short if damaged

Chirac condemns human cloning, calls for ban

Austrian chancellor refuses to ban genetic engineering

Telecommuters, other solitary souls can soar on their own

Japanese nuclear reactor leaks traces of radioactivity

House approves FAA research spending

Hubble camera recovers some of its focus