Says Degeneres `on her way to hell'

Hitting Medicaid fraud

Sconyers' disservice

Warns city unprepared for flood

Says `disrespect' shown Evans High

Fritz & Japan, Act II

Slams Kmart on Zoeller decision

Wants the killer of Ruben fired

Disinterment a possibility

Local and area briefs

School zones zapped

Radioactive gas escapes from SRS

County budget gets OK

Volunteers come together to rebuild church

USC-Aiken graduation set

Dreamlift sending kids to the Magic Kingdom

Aiken County's business recruitment raising questions

Report: 70 percent of Georgia's 4-year-olds in government pre-k

Georgia man strays off course, ends up in West Virginia

Rawls wins post on county council

Westside students pile up area signs

Child beating death case to go to court

Thurmond to be home when he breaks Senate records

After the tie-up

Executive: Garrison tried to get him to soften testimony

Augusta commissioners ask for River Race probe

2nd SRS worker contaminated

Up a tree

On a wing and a prayer

Cohen: U.S. must close more bases

Store owner kills intruder

Welfare families can save for house downpayment

Board grants parole to convicted murderer

Can your mailman Saturday

Moment of silence decision upheld

Marines: chemicals found in Kuwaiti mine field

Local and area briefs

No tax increase in proposed Edgefield budget

Pitino new coach of Boston Celtics

Baseball notes

Wilkens winningest except in one area - beating Michael Jordan

Cards defeat Braves

No title for area soccer

Braves notes

Braves notes

Brown boosts Midland Valley

TNT hires a pair of Packers as announcers

Harlem leans on Sanders duo

Talladega a mixed bag for Hillin

Jags' Bryant steps down as coach

Big-money deals will affect Bulls and Jackson

Elliott returns to track that almost took career

Prep notes

Hawks fall in semifinal opener

Braves outlast Marlins

Epperly resigns USC-Aiken basketball post

Raleigh gets NHL team, the Whalers

Foyt's CAT scan negative

Dogs' Smith at top of Kentucky list

Cockroaches may be key to asthma in cities

Shopping for fine jewelry - it's not as easy as it seems

Celebrate Mother's Day with festive, tasty brunch

Race strategy session

Jackson 5, Bee Gees lead class of '97 into rock's Hall of Fame

Finances may dictate relocation

Managed health care poses challenges for older women

Cannes turns 50 - and doesn't show its age

Modifications keep blueberry pie creamy

Chess whiz

Zero coupons equals zero sales

Washington to offer free `Art Evenings'

Bake a cake for mom's special breakfast

Mad about the baby

U.S. agencies duck bird-protection law

Caring for life

Music giants face investigations by FTC, Justice Department

Prop replaces Pulaski statue for Eastwood movie

Tentative agreement reached in Chrysler strike

Kidnapping tourists

ValuJet reaches $28 million settlement in death of NFL player

Business briefs

Consumers' Top Ten

Business briefs

Producitivty rates rise quickest in three years

ValuJet re-building clientele

Ga. Pacific celebrates 70th with big hopes for '97

Job fair offers many choices at one stop

Town to lose Mattel plant

Report:Bell Atlantic, Nynex to cut 10,000 jobs

Fed action may mean lower long-distance bills for many

Again, a draw between Kasparov, Big Blue

Technology tailors service to best customers

Liver recipients reject anti-rejection drugs

Check up on doc online

FCC approves plan to hook schools, libraries to Internet

Invention may create universal blood type

North Carolina lowers estimate for computer date fix

Spray away the flu?

FDA approves cavity laser

Maker of fake blood claims success

Drugs nearly wipe out HIV in tonsils

Airlines test matching baggage with passengers for security

Kasparov, Deep Blue draw in Game 3

Review finds spy agency too secretive, slow

Report: Bug possible in Intel's newest microprocessor