Finds SRS mission a noble concept

Tips hat to Southern Baptists' boycott

Thanks Baptists for Disney boycott

Protests planned Ga. `prep diploma'

Says advisory boards replace voters

Preparing for more

Drip, drip, drip

Wants stores' check policies changed

Civil rights activists withdraw federal lawsuit

Extension of water, sewer lines discussed

No millage increase planned for Columbia County school budget

Families want safe return of jail escapees

100-year-old Grovetown house saved

Ga. officials informing teens about driving law changes

Red Cross bringing blood services to area

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

Summer brings more dog bites

2 jail escapees remain on loose

Kids on the march

Mother, sister turn in escaped slaying suspect

Local and area briefs

Emergency Operations Center to provide `one-stop shopping'

Committee postpones name-change decision

Osbon donates $1 million to Greater Augusta Community Foundation

Local and area briefs

Grant to help equip math, science labs

Video poker operator killed in his store

Graffiti grows downtown

Teen brothers acquitted of murder charges

ASU expected to choose consultant soon

Educators learn merit of values curriculum

Owner donates radio stations to MCG

Second Baptist buys St. Paul's land

Video poker parlors tempting to robbers

Ground broken on Walton Rehabilitation's home for disabled

School board approves teacher raises

Webster deserves heat

Richmond County jailbreak: How it happened

Aiken County expected to approve budget; no increase for taxpayers

Hawks don't expect much help from draft

Braves notes

Mets dismiss Capital City Bombers manager

Olbermann headed to MSNBC, to get talk show

Davis' success goes on

McMichael, Baerga team up to beat Braves

Elevating Els

Three area players in Georgia-Florida football game

New faces help Jackets top Asheville 10-8

Tony Fabrizio: Despite tobacco settlement, NASCAR still in business

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

Krajicek aims to serve at Wimbledon

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

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

Nike, Muslims settle over logo resembling Allah's name

Murdoch to create national sports network

98-year-old gymnast makes Olympic performance

Braves notes

Holyfield confident he can beat Tyson again

Sampras advances, Chang out at Wimbledon

Colbert undergoes cancer surgery

Splish splash!

Senior calendar

Mother Teresa petitions NY mayor for more parking

Instructor turns new drivers into road warriors

Can this marriage be saved?

Physique and attitude give officer an edge at world competition

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

Hot dogs and kraut for the Fourth of July

Dispensing medication requires patience

Fire up the grill for Onion Curry Hamburgers

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

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

Age old questions

`Code of the Streets'teach survival

Xtreme style

Xtreme advice

Net chat: Rosie loves `Sound of Music'

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

Big screen

Ex-Im helps businesses create jobs

Domestic partner plans flourish

Agriculture Committee chairman tours Georgia farms

Minority-women businesses growing three times faster than normal

AT&T to test local service in Augusta, Macon

Consumer confidence up nearly 2 points in June

Home, costly home

Clinton orders IRS oversight board

Business briefs

`Safer' cigarettes in pipeline

OPEC ministers quarrel about falling oil price

Report: No widespread worker abuse in Nike factories

Vatican: Human clones wouldn't have same souls

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

The supermarket shopper: getting over-extended

Any way you slice it, it's still barbecue

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

Government's computer security questioned

Bacterium's taste for toxics offers food for thought cleanups

Spacecraft to make closest-ever flyby of asteroid Friday

Microsoft's Gates plans $200 Million gift to libraries

Earth Summit opens with collective `mea culpa'

Fertility Drugs: Study Sees No Link With Ovarian Cancer

Gene flaws found in human obesity