Touts local assistance from the EDA

Praises editorial on `Corps fish story'

Historic Mexican vote

Congratulates Weiss for philanthropy

Build on NASA success

Rebuts criticism of Billy Graham

A $96,000 ripoff

Urges equal coverage of contraceptives

Takes pride in work for taxpayers

Wants `Chronicle' to report `shenanigans' at WSRC

Credits liberals for world's progress

Says editorial `deserves correction'

Emphasizes the good Disney does

Aiken plans $40,000 improvements

One soggy dog

Suicide hot line callers got phone sex message

Beech Island offers rich, storied past

Hospitals making money with `nursing homes'

Greater Augusta Community Foundation gets $1.5 million - anonymously

South Carolina's fading decals

Hospitals making money with `nursing homes'

Cooling off

Singing for the soliders

Floyd donates $5,000 for room at Aiken Chamber

Reform sparks actions

Adams talks with commissioners about public works job

Officials to examine Atlanta Gas Light site for health hazards

Local and area briefs

SRS to get $71 million in Senate-approved defense budget

Suspect turns self in after murder of 83-year-old grandmother

Bowers may face ethics charges

Son missing since Easter, believed murdered

Empty Stocking Fund gets early gift

South Carolina drivers must prove insurance coverage

Rare, huge hive found in abandoned home

Bobby Jones expansion bumped down priority list

Benson helping United Way reach potential

Show of skills

Residents: Clean up the blight!

The downward spiral

80-year-old suing dating service

Larke: Improper substitute pay discovered by Burau requests

The downward spiral

Braves notes

GreenJackets notes

Cheating enters realm of women's basketball

Braves jump-start to win

Mike Berardino: Bird won't betray emotions

Jackets win 2-1 over Macon

Women's boxing championship begins Wednesday

Braves send relievers down

Malone to high schoolers: `you have to work hard'

NFL camps open with 11 new coaches

Thrashers have 5,300 season ticket-holders for opener

NASCAR notes

NBA's Oakley, Willis added to Invitational festivities

A week of sports for Augusta

King suspended for 6 Panthers games

Second heavyweight title won by DQ

Mike Berardino: Alfonzo stages fundamentalist revival of sorts

Gordon has ground to gain in race

Jaguars' job-seekers enter final interviews

Schrader captures first pole since '95

Zabel wins again, this time it sticks

Center fielder may be ready to move on

Woods faces tough test at Open

Nicholas charges into lead

Braves notes

Fire burns again for Estes

Mets take another win over Braves

Blijlevens wins sixth stage of Tour de France

Church bulletin

The party's on

Reconciling helped woman heal

Exhibit gives peek at treasures of ancient `Holy Mountain'

Beginnings...and Endings

Mountains' hidden wealth of beauty

Ask Carson

Nobody knows who built African fortress

Grace lets believers live faith

Carl Sagan's widow: Movie reaffirms his life, beliefs

Spirits move Joanne Shenandoah to sing of Iroquois world

Son of Spam

Retailer targets black women

DialAmerica to bring 225 jobs to North Augusta

Fearing sinking standards, beauty industry fights deregulation

Overspending can spoil a great summer vacation

Ousted CEO says he `rescued' Apple

Home-based press finding big rewards

Banks aren't ready for 2000 glitch

Business briefs

Atlanta's largest convention may move elsewhere

Area offers choice of brokers

Mars doubters

Aiken Co. schools wired, ready for the Internet

Talking taxis

EPA restricts areas for medfly spraying

CNN's customize news on the web

Hackers swap secrets on cracking computers

FDA recalls blood product treatment for hemophiliacs

New Computer Software

Doctors perform first-ever embryonic cell tissue transplant

Program simplifies learning of Chinese

Safety board urges Beech 1900 inspections, Piper restrictions

A week on Mars: Pathfinder blazes new trail