Bashes editorial on teacher absences

Disgusted with officials' behavior

S.C. government to shrink?

Wonders about military's veracity

River Race and mysteries

Pray for TV 36 spot on cable

Cleland's shocking vote

How to improve `The Deal'

Doubts explanation of dog's death

Wants pranksters held accountable

Excavator destroys privy foundation

Regulators stall HMO for review

School security officers accused of strip-searching students

`Black Pearl' trying to shine

Daughter pleads guilty in mother's death

Rowers try out for team

Ex-Klan member reforms

Fire fight

`New challenges': Thurmond sets Senate record

City weighs annexation reimbursement

Memorial Day or Veterans Day?

Senators assertive on scandal

School helps beat learning disabilities

Three others say wife tried to hire them to kill Fort Gordon soldier

Memorial Day brings memories for POWs

Women discuss Citadel

Cost of leisure going up in Columbia County

UGA school head sued over appointment

Buffalo soliders part of Army's heritage

Local and regional news briefs

Memorial Day closings

Three others say wife tried to hire them to kill Fort Gordon soldier

Columbia County school chief gives system A- on test scores

Rookie school champs

Board: Study did not abuse patients

Lawsuit nears completion

Local and regional area briefs

Memorial Day event an escape to past

State diverts road money on programs

Savannah split on concept of `Midnight' book, movie

Boxing academy sends six boxers to regional bouts

French Open is wide-open affair

Charlotte notebook: Irvan and Yates Racing may part ways

Smith rises to the occasion for Wolfpack

Even after a 62, Ogrin is being stalked by Tiger

Martin focus of attention at Coca-Cola 600

Joe Nemechek wins race for late brother

Indy speedway keeps changing

Gordon is one of favorites in Charlotte

O'Connor's five-hitter shuts down Savannah

Ramirez slows down Braves

Marv Albert draws a hug, pats on back, some hecklers

One game left for Bulls

Despite 'stars' and 'cars' Indy 500 motors on

Mayolo ran ran before cycling

Indy 500 has lost some of its buzz

Greenbrier overpowering

Hawks battle, tie Greenbrier

Midland Valley's champions rank No. 1 for coach Zuehlke

Woods has 65, but trails by 3 shots at Colonial

Old-timer Johnson pumps life into Rockets

It wasn't time to think party, the Pack learns

Klesko powers Braves

Timing can't be better for Braves in LA

Easter Island no longer dead as a statue

Pacifism a key element of Quaker faith

Heavy reading

God's love gives to others

Country stars come home with faith

Blessed the peacemakers

In the swim

Band's 25th anniversary tour carries ring of Truth

These diamonds aren't in the cards

Esther Williams still buoyed by her daily swims

Second weddings have different rules

Boyhood changes quickly in `Lightning Song'

Historical mysteries: Miraculous healings attributed to Mary

Name changes not uncommon

Business briefs: WJBF-TV wins President's award

BellSouth notifying 20,000 customers of possible billing mistakes

Americans turn a corner, see a rosier future

Business calendar: Bookkeeping for small business course to be offered

Freebies fly as older apartments work to keep residents

IRA pays dividend after 591/2

Business briefs: Interest news puts NASDAQ at record

Employers pass risk with 401(k)

Internet a hot spot for homes

On the move: business professionals in transition

Among Internet publishers, SportsLine bucks the trend with wild success

DVD-ROM holds promise, but snags persist

Meet CyberMom, the electronic nag

Home improvements await astronaut

Astronaut welcomed back from rough Mir mission with flowers

DVD-ROM holds promise, but snags persist

Lexmark leads with affordable high-resolution color

Fort Gordon video works to stop hackers

Online medical information could be lifesaving tips or twaddle

What's hot on the World Wide Web: A mad dash through museums of the weird