Asks Congress to follow Baptists' lead

Calls Norwood's `Beargate' crass

Notes many veterans denied benefits

Says advisory boards replace voters

Clinton ducks gas trap

Wants stores' check policies changed

Stunning gift to MCG

Drip, drip, drip

Aiken Co. greed

Thanks Baptists for Disney boycott

Finds SRS mission a noble concept

Tips hat to Southern Baptists' boycott

School board approves teacher raises

Defense bill helps SRS, fort

Owner donates radio stations to MCG

Richmond County jailbreak: How it happened

Three arrested in Aiken murder

Governor to pick judges

Families want safe return of jail escapees

Extension of water, sewer lines discussed

Graffiti grows downtown

Educators learn merit of values curriculum

Local and area briefs

Second Baptist buys St. Paul's land

Python petting

Webster deserves heat

Ga. officials informing teens about driving law changes

Jail escapees talk of turning themselves in

Video poker parlors tempting to robbers

Fee for records still $8

Osbon donates $1 million to Greater Augusta Community Foundation

Aiken schools raise administrator pay

ASU expected to choose consultant soon

Officials investigate Aiken homicide

S.C. tags have `smiling faces, beautiful places' and blue mountains, too

Powell admits to owing taxes

Equine event scheduled for Hitchcock Woods

Ground broken on Walton Rehabilitation's home for disabled

Man arrested in teens' shootings

100-year-old Grovetown house saved

Local and regional news briefs

Kids on the march

Grant to help equip math, science labs

Braves notebook: Wohler's walking problem

Hawks take Gray with No. 22 pick

Stockton seeks the first repeat of career

Sampras advances, Chang out at Wimbledon

King provides the sound, Holyfield, Tyson the fury

McMichael, Baerga team up to beat Braves

Johnson ties mark for lefties

Jones' chipper performance leads Braves to bash Mets

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

Tourists rap Jackets, win second game in row

Spurs pick Duncan first

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

Seles wins -- finally

98-year-old gymnast makes Olympic performance

Mike Berardino: Real action can be found on draft night

Nike, Muslims settle over logo resembling Allah's name

Draft notebook: Prep star McGrady headed to Toronto

Hawks don't expect much help from draft

Holyfield confident he can beat Tyson again

Davis' success goes on

Braves notes

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

Health calendar

Splish splash!

Vaccine of future could come from spuds

Legendary undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau dies

Disney flexes marketing muscle for 'Hercules'

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

Summer a good time to teach kids how to eat healthfully

Country singers go head-to-head with `Butterfly Kisses'

Fire up the grill for Onion Curry Hamburgers

Legendary undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau dies

Hot dogs and kraut for the Fourth of July

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

On-time mail reaches record rate

Minority-women businesses growing three times faster than normal

Business briefs: litterers beware

Clinton orders IRS oversight board

IRS restructuring panel calls for major overhaul of tax collector

Business briefs

`Safer' cigarettes in pipeline

AT&T to test local service in Augusta, Macon

Consumer confidence up nearly 2 points in June

South Carolina unemployment rises

Northwest airlink cuts fares from Columbus to compete with ValuJet

Report: No widespread worker abuse in Nike factories

Plan lowers commissions for crop insurance

King Mill Credit Union celebrates 70th anniversary

Vatican: Human clones wouldn't have same souls

TV lobbyists try to stall free-station handover

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

Microsoft's Gates plans $200 Million gift to libraries

Bacterium's taste for toxics offers food for thought cleanups

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

Fertility Drugs: Study Sees No Link With Ovarian Cancer

Students can earn two-year college degree via television

The supermarket shopper: getting over-extended

Rodney Dangerfield alleges Internet company stole his act

Rodney Dangerfield alleges Internet company stole his act

Russian Mir space station damaged in accident with unmanned cargo ship; Crew unhurt