Bashes editorial on teacher absences

River Race and mysteries

S.C. government to shrink?

Wonders about military's veracity

Disgusted with officials' behavior

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

City weighs annexation reimbursement

School security officers accused of strip-searching students

Rowers try out for team

`Black Pearl' trying to shine

Fire fight

Ex-Klan member reforms

Columbia County school chief gives system A- on test scores

Regulators stall HMO for review

Senators assertive on scandal

Memorial Day or Veterans Day?

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

School helps beat learning disabilities

Women discuss Citadel

Memorial Day brings memories for POWs

Memorial Day event an escape to past

Cost of leisure going up in Columbia County

Daughter pleads guilty in mother's death

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

UGA school head sued over appointment

Rookie school champs

Board: Study did not abuse patients

Lawsuit nears completion

Local and regional area briefs

`New challenges': Thurmond sets Senate record

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

Woods has 65, but trails by 3 shots at Colonial

Joe Nemechek wins race for late brother

O'Connor's five-hitter shuts down Savannah

Gordon is one of favorites in Charlotte

Greenbrier overpowering

Ramirez slows down Braves

Indy 500 has lost some of its buzz

One game left for Bulls

Martin focus of attention at Coca-Cola 600

Mayolo ran ran before cycling

Indy speedway keeps changing

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

Hawks battle, tie Greenbrier

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

Timing can't be better for Braves in LA

Old-timer Johnson pumps life into Rockets

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

Klesko powers Braves

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

Blessed the peacemakers

Historical mysteries: Miraculous healings attributed to Mary

These diamonds aren't in the cards

Boyhood changes quickly in `Lightning Song'

Band's 25th anniversary tour carries ring of Truth

Second weddings have different rules

Pacifism a key element of Quaker faith

Heavy reading

In the swim

Country stars come home with faith

Esther Williams still buoyed by her daily swims

God's love gives to others

Easter Island no longer dead as a statue

BellSouth notifying 20,000 customers of possible billing mistakes

Americans turn a corner, see a rosier future

Employers pass risk with 401(k)

Business briefs: Interest news puts NASDAQ at record

Name changes not uncommon

IRA pays dividend after 591/2

Business briefs: WJBF-TV wins President's award

Internet a hot spot for homes

Business calendar: Bookkeeping for small business course to be offered

Freebies fly as older apartments work to keep residents

On the move: business professionals in transition

Fort Gordon video works to stop hackers

Astronaut welcomed back from rough Mir mission with flowers

DVD-ROM holds promise, but snags persist

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

Online medical information could be lifesaving tips or twaddle

Lexmark leads with affordable high-resolution color

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