Drip, drip, drip

Wants stores' check policies changed

Finds SRS mission a noble concept

Thanks Baptists for Disney boycott

Protests planned Ga. `prep diploma'

Tips hat to Southern Baptists' boycott

Says advisory boards replace voters

Preparing for more

Kids on the march

Video poker operator killed in his store

Local and area briefs

2 jail escapees remain on loose

Aiken County expected to approve budget; no increase for taxpayers

Mother, sister turn in escaped slaying suspect

100-year-old Grovetown house saved

Emergency Operations Center to provide `one-stop shopping'

U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear Augusta man's case

Osbon donates $1 million to Greater Augusta Community Foundation

Local and area briefs

Grant to help equip math, science labs

Educators learn merit of values curriculum

Graffiti grows downtown

Second Baptist buys St. Paul's land

ASU expected to choose consultant soon

Ground broken on Walton Rehabilitation's home for disabled

Owner donates radio stations to MCG

Richmond County jailbreak: How it happened

Civil rights activists withdraw federal lawsuit

Summer brings more dog bites

Teen brothers acquitted of murder charges

No millage increase planned for Columbia County school budget

Ga. officials informing teens about driving law changes

Committee postpones name-change decision

School board approves teacher raises

Extension of water, sewer lines discussed

Video poker parlors tempting to robbers

Red Cross bringing blood services to area

Families want safe return of jail escapees

Webster deserves heat

Davis' success goes on

Alliance to give top 6 WAC, C-USA teams spot in glamour bowls

Braves notes

Nike, Muslims settle over logo resembling Allah's name

Sampras advances, Chang out at Wimbledon

98-year-old gymnast makes Olympic performance

Krajicek aims to serve at Wimbledon

Three area players in Georgia-Florida football game

Hawks don't expect much help from draft

Elevating Els

Braves notes

Olbermann headed to MSNBC, to get talk show

Holyfield confident he can beat Tyson again

Tony Fabrizio: Despite tobacco settlement, NASCAR still in business

Mets dismiss Capital City Bombers manager

Colbert undergoes cancer surgery

Murdoch to create national sports network

New faces help Jackets top Asheville 10-8

Mike Berardino: 2 high school-to-NBA players living large

Braves waste Smoltz's efforts, lose 3-2 to Mets

McMichael, Baerga team up to beat Braves

Consumers urged to cut out diet mentality while they trim the fat

Tasty treat, a few good thoughts on chocolate, the food we don't need but can't live without

Hot dogs and kraut for the Fourth of July

Can this marriage be saved?

Dispensing medication requires patience

`Batman and Robin' tops box office; `Speed 2' sinks

Fire up the grill for Onion Curry Hamburgers

Instructor turns new drivers into road warriors

Splish splash!

Age old questions

Encroaching seas drive islanders to U.N. to appeal for help

Physique and attitude give officer an edge at world competition

Mother Teresa petitions NY mayor for more parking

Senior calendar

`Code of the Streets'teach survival

Net chat: Rosie loves `Sound of Music'

Xtreme style

Big screen

Xtreme advice

Whether it's in pastels or brights, unusual is "in"

Consumer confidence up nearly 2 points in June

Domestic partner plans flourish

Home, costly home

Agriculture Committee chairman tours Georgia farms

OPEC ministers quarrel about falling oil price

Business briefs

`Safer' cigarettes in pipeline

Minority-women businesses growing three times faster than normal

Report: No widespread worker abuse in Nike factories

AT&T to test local service in Augusta, Macon

Clinton orders IRS oversight board

Ex-Im helps businesses create jobs

U.N. inspector: Iraq's biological weapons program most secretive

Gene flaws found in human obesity

Vatican: Human clones wouldn't have same souls

Government's computer security questioned

Microsoft's Gates plans $200 Million gift to libraries

Earth Summit opens with collective `mea culpa'

Bacterium's taste for toxics offers food for thought cleanups

Spacecraft to make closest-ever flyby of asteroid Friday

Fertility Drugs: Study Sees No Link With Ovarian Cancer

Air Force: Dummies, not aliens in Roswell 50 years ago

Any way you slice it, it's still barbecue

The supermarket shopper: getting over-extended