Preparing for more

Finds SRS mission a noble concept

Says advisory boards replace voters

Drip, drip, drip

Wants stores' check policies changed

Thanks Baptists for Disney boycott

Tips hat to Southern Baptists' boycott

Protests planned Ga. `prep diploma'

Educators learn merit of values curriculum

Teen brothers acquitted of murder charges

Ground broken on Walton Rehabilitation's home for disabled

Aiken County expected to approve budget; no increase for taxpayers

Local and area briefs

2 jail escapees remain on loose

Second Baptist buys St. Paul's land

Mother, sister turn in escaped slaying suspect

Red Cross bringing blood services to area

Emergency Operations Center to provide `one-stop shopping'

Video poker operator killed in his store

Osbon donates $1 million to Greater Augusta Community Foundation

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

Grant to help equip math, science labs

Kids on the march

Graffiti grows downtown

100-year-old Grovetown house saved

ASU expected to choose consultant soon

Local and area briefs

Owner donates radio stations to MCG

Webster deserves heat

Civil rights activists withdraw federal lawsuit

Summer brings more dog bites

Families want safe return of jail escapees

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

Richmond County jailbreak: How it happened

Braves notes

Mets dismiss Capital City Bombers manager

Krajicek aims to serve at Wimbledon

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

Tony Fabrizio: Despite tobacco settlement, NASCAR still in business

Nike, Muslims settle over logo resembling Allah's name

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

98-year-old gymnast makes Olympic performance

Elevating Els

Davis' success goes on

Three area players in Georgia-Florida football game

Holyfield confident he can beat Tyson again

Colbert undergoes cancer surgery

Sampras advances, Chang out at Wimbledon

New faces help Jackets top Asheville 10-8

McMichael, Baerga team up to beat Braves

Murdoch to create national sports network

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

Braves notes

Hawks don't expect much help from draft

Olbermann headed to MSNBC, to get talk show

Age old questions

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

Instructor turns new drivers into road warriors

Fire up the grill for Onion Curry Hamburgers

Dispensing medication requires patience

Hot dogs and kraut for the Fourth of July

Can this marriage be saved?

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

Mother Teresa petitions NY mayor for more parking

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

Physique and attitude give officer an edge at world competition

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

Splish splash!

Senior calendar

`Code of the Streets'teach survival

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

Net chat: Rosie loves `Sound of Music'

Xtreme style

Xtreme advice

Big screen

AT&T to test local service in Augusta, Macon

Business briefs

Minority-women businesses growing three times faster than normal

`Safer' cigarettes in pipeline

OPEC ministers quarrel about falling oil price

Home, costly home

Agriculture Committee chairman tours Georgia farms

Clinton orders IRS oversight board

Domestic partner plans flourish

Ex-Im helps businesses create jobs

Consumer confidence up nearly 2 points in June

Report: No widespread worker abuse in Nike factories

The supermarket shopper: getting over-extended

Vatican: Human clones wouldn't have same souls

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

Gene flaws found in human obesity

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

Fertility Drugs: Study Sees No Link With Ovarian Cancer

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

Government's computer security questioned

Any way you slice it, it's still barbecue

Spacecraft to make closest-ever flyby of asteroid Friday