Bashes editorial on teacher absences

Wants pranksters held accountable

Wonders about military's veracity

Cleland's shocking vote

S.C. government to shrink?

Pray for TV 36 spot on cable

Disgusted with officials' behavior

How to improve `The Deal'

Doubts explanation of dog's death

River Race and mysteries

School helps beat learning disabilities

Memorial Day or Veterans Day?

Cost of leisure going up in Columbia County

Fire fight

Rowers try out for team

City weighs annexation reimbursement

Memorial Day brings memories for POWs

Columbia County school chief gives system A- on test scores

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

Senators assertive on scandal

`New challenges': Thurmond sets Senate record

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

Local and regional area briefs

Regulators stall HMO for review

Excavator destroys privy foundation

Women discuss Citadel

Ex-Klan member reforms

`Black Pearl' trying to shine

School security officers accused of strip-searching students

Daughter pleads guilty in mother's death

Savannah split on concept of `Midnight' book, movie

Memorial Day closings

Rookie school champs

UGA school head sued over appointment

Board: Study did not abuse patients

Lawsuit nears completion

Local and regional news briefs

Memorial Day event an escape to past

State diverts road money on programs

Buffalo soliders part of Army's heritage

Boxing academy sends six boxers to regional bouts

Smith rises to the occasion for Wolfpack

Charlotte notebook: Irvan and Yates Racing may part ways

Hawks battle, tie Greenbrier

Even after a 62, Ogrin is being stalked by Tiger

O'Connor's five-hitter shuts down Savannah

Joe Nemechek wins race for late brother

Greenbrier overpowering

Gordon is one of favorites in Charlotte

Indy 500 has lost some of its buzz

Ramirez slows down Braves

Martin focus of attention at Coca-Cola 600

One game left for Bulls

Indy speedway keeps changing

Mayolo ran ran before cycling

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

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

Old-timer Johnson pumps life into Rockets

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

Woods has 65, but trails by 3 shots at Colonial

French Open is wide-open affair

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

Klesko powers Braves

Timing can't be better for Braves in LA

God's love gives to others

These diamonds aren't in the cards

Blessed the peacemakers

Easter Island no longer dead as a statue

In the swim

Boyhood changes quickly in `Lightning Song'

Pacifism a key element of Quaker faith

Second weddings have different rules

Heavy reading

Country stars come home with faith

Historical mysteries: Miraculous healings attributed to Mary

Band's 25th anniversary tour carries ring of Truth

Esther Williams still buoyed by her daily swims

BellSouth notifying 20,000 customers of possible billing mistakes

Freebies fly as older apartments work to keep residents

Americans turn a corner, see a rosier future

Internet a hot spot for homes

Business briefs: Interest news puts NASDAQ at record

IRA pays dividend after 591/2

Name changes not uncommon

On the move: business professionals in transition

Business briefs: WJBF-TV wins President's award

Business calendar: Bookkeeping for small business course to be offered

Employers pass risk with 401(k)

Among Internet publishers, SportsLine bucks the trend with wild success

Meet CyberMom, the electronic nag

Home improvements await astronaut

DVD-ROM holds promise, but snags persist

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