Comments on variety in `Chronicle'

Wants information in TV newscasts

Opposes non-traditional sexual unions

Feels Medicare reforms betray elderly

Suggests place for code violation sign

Who is Gordon Giffin?

Cites objections to `polar bear bill'

Local and area briefs

Lightning crashes

PSC approves fourth Georgia area code

School safety officer shot to death

Suspect arrested in killing

Dropout numbers increase

Spartanburg a hotbed for musicians

Adams accepts public works position

Employee picnic

Stephenson called good friend, husband, co-worker

Businessman pleads guilty to mail fraud

Warden associated with inmate beating transferred

Procedures might have saved officer's life

Columbia BOE patching up portable classrooms

Alm discusses SRS cleanup goals

Hankerson brothers arrested on assault, robbery charges

State board recommends rehiring fired teacher

School officer shot to death

Crabbers support limit law

Body of dead woman identified

Commission delays Aiken's land use plan

Georgia Games torch passes through Augusta

Hit the lights!

Aiken Council on Aging executive resigns

Richmond BOE wants to move downtown offices

Braves notes

Peach Jam notes

Area prep stars join forces for Georgia Stars

Ullrich takes lead in Tour de France

Pigs' ears addressed to Tyson delivered

Falcons make major changes

Phillies clobber Braves

Peach Jam notes

Warriors, Riverside to clash

Agent: Wynn likely won't hold out at Jacksonville

Braves notes

No limits for California boxer

Desbiens wins Tour stage, Ullrich keeps lead

British Open begins with no clear favorite

Amateur women on display at Hounds Lake

Mike Berardino: Still Lefty after all these years

Irabu's dad American

No lack of contenders at Troon

Drag boat racer dies in crash

Female boxers fighting for title, sport promotion

Tucker doubles in clutch

Robinson coin, meant to help kids, sent to gardens

Albert asked to provide dental imprints for sex assault case

A most unusual summer cake recipe

CNN may stop its journalists from appearing in movies

Fergie to host ABC prime-time special

Tostada dish fills the bill for gradual dieter

Pacemakers

Power munch

Supermarket shopper

Protection in the box

Small portion

Lauper wants more than just 'fun'

Writer's theory on chronic fatigue syndrome strikes a nerve

Health calendar

Hong Kong chef creates his own cuisine

Sagan's widow finds affirmation in movie

Quick Cooking: Shrimp, pear and sugar pea saute

Health capsules

No-Cook Tomato sauce makes summer dining quick and easy

Wine-makers savoring Senate tax bill

`Peach Sweep'

After the layoffs

Inflation rate at 1.4 percent this year

Hardees to lay off 175 workers amid CKE sale

Retail sales rise not seen as inflation threat

Investigators search Columbia sites in six states

White House looking for flexibility in tobacco deal

Changing times changed Moovies' big plans

Pepsi's potent drink

Dent: Market nervousness understandable

Business briefs

Automakers making more guarantees to entice used-car buyers

FCC seeks crackdown on telephone slamming

Industry to offer protective software to parents

Rover finally takes measurments of Yogi rock

Lawmakers'concerns complicate medicare reform

Corel delivers more features in WordPerfect 8

Hemp-beer combination has consumers hopping

Industry to offer protective software to parents

FTC cautions Internet sites on querying kids

FDA recommends stronger nonprescription Rogaine

System lets parents check on kids in day care

Houseflies can carry ulcer bacteria

American may be in on Mir repair job

Shrimpers, officials concern about viruses