Sign of a good start

Notes Kmart's `Fuzzy' memory

Advises young to dress carefully

Disagrees with defense in pet killing

Wants China's MFN status renewed

New Bosnia flip-flop

`Sconyeritis in Aiken?

The McVeigh verdict

Rabies prevention

Hopes senator pays child support

Midland Valley teacher's contract terminated

Violators targeted with signs

Health officials target diabetic outreach programs

Judge upholds dismissal of defendant from lawsuit

Solider's wife, four teenagers indicted for murder

Two arrested in Wagener robbery

Aiken vying to win All-America City honors

Federal government looks at new tritium producers

The places they'll go

Help Line House to receive grant

Lawnmower man

Officials exhume body of man killed by gunshot

Police salaries worry Columbia County

Wrightsboro land under consideration as school site

Aiken paths scheduled for construction

Fort Gordon's Gate 1 opening delayed

Men get probation for fraud

Courthouse celebration

Local and area briefs

Board makes no decision on teacher

County OKs fishing dock

Griffey on track to shattering home run record

Flyers use rookie in starting role

Atlanta approves new arena, takes step closer to returning to NHL

Holyfield trainer expects Tyson rematch to be like first fight

Graf loses touch, French Open match

The charmed life: Silver Charm escapes injury

Jordan unstoppable as Bulls maul Jazz 97-85

GreenJackets 5-2 losers to Bombers

Braves notes

Braine hired as Georgia Tech AD

Valenzuela's talents prove timeless

No Augusta area players in Open

Braves homestand ends with 5-2 loss to Padres

Chased by ghosts

Smith keeping low profile under new coach Reeves

Ridge Spring names McGee, Lilly

Stevens says he's got the right horse for Belmont

Braves notes

Braves' bats warm north of the border

Off-court rumblings take NBA center stage

The rare French Open seed - Sergi Bruguera

GreenJackets too sick to play ball


Juiced up

Health capsules: Health and science news and notes

Not all teachers get a break during summer

Crab makes great summer treat

Eat for life

A year to remember

Star chefs bring San Francisco flavor home

Experiments show how green tea may prevent cancer

Small portions

Putting the meaning back into the high school diploma

Free time? Researchers say Americans have more, not less

Health and fitness calendar

Waiting to inhale

H.H. Cutler to close Statesboro plant

Senate heads toward another showdown on comp-time bill

ValuJet to offer free bus rides to Atlanta

BMW: Too early to say if Greer plant will expand

Bankers bequest

Shaq, Warner Bros. team up for shoe, clothing line

GM sales fall 8 percent

Sears, FTC reach agreement

Business briefs

Democrats again block action on comp time bill

Delta names West new financial vice presidential

Rubin reassures both sides on banking reform proposal

Safer Venetian blinds on the horizon

Cloning proposals draw outcry from anti-abortion groups

FDA bans animal parts in livestock feed

Science shows how salt makes food taste good

Computer groups intensify lobbying efforts over message privacy

GeorgiaNet adds several features to site

Online privacy standards rolled out for FTC hearings

Ergonomics standard cleared regulatory hurdle

Ford plans to increase production of flexible fuel vehicles

Getting urgent tasks done on the Web

Computer heavyweights to lobby for export rights

Icy miniplanet found in solar system's farthest reaches