Advocates government-funded arts

Budget bill: Go slow

Don't OK flaky Weld

Confusing the issue

Likes format for stock market pages

Imperial the priority

Interprets Bible without limits on God

Understands use of quote after trial

Wants money rescued from space `trap'

Says local taxpayers will pay costs

We pay for it

Local and regional news briefs

Howard does well in Augusta

University cautions campus groups about marketing company

Practicing at choir camp

Garrison testifies before Congress

Police identify men found burned in car

Education board upholds teacher's firing

Exonerated Olympic bombing suspect demands public accounting from FBI

Two bodies found in car trunk identified as Richmond County men

Police hoping missing-persons reports will help identify burned bodies

Special treats

Local and area briefs

Commission to discuss hotel-motel tax

Beating the heat

Easter Seal Society close on new property

Student suing biology teacher over advances

Officials line up for tax

Congress drops school accounts

Gyms merging to become `The Family Y'

Officials recommend study of Wildwood development

Senator starts move to stop mail-in votes

Southern Living to sponsor Georgia Golf Hall of Fame

Council on Aging names interim director

Paupi-Win opens up for children

Lunchtime speaker

Hitchcock Rehabilitation to expand

USC-Aiken to hire 6 police officers

Bill Kirby: Credibility must be our bottom line

Georgia lottery winners

Formula rumors disappoint family

With Clinton ready to sign, House approves budget-balancing bill

Businessman may do time for freon smuggling

SEC notes

SEC notes: Donnan feeling better about offensive line

ACC bowl options remain narrow

Coming soon: Indy-car racing in Houston

Smith has SEC's top pay package

Fords are the cars to beat at the Brickyard

Braves give big support to Millwood

Smoltz stumbles as Braves barely survive to sweep Cubs

Overtime: S.C. and Georgia to meet for all-star game

Hines Ward, Georgia's difference maker

Stadium to go out with a bang

Gordon threatens Petty's record 13 victories

ACC notes

History lesson portends danger for Bowden

Neagle: Next Brave in line for Cy Young?

Braves notebook: Glavine doesn't risk Achilles tendon

Gamecocks' Taylor thinking postseason

Braves notes

CSRA Adult Tennis League headed to championships

Mathis ready for more than run-and-shoot

Berardino: New commish has lots of time for reverie

The Pitchman

Health capsules

Study suggests one gene separates right-handers from lefties

Health calendar

Hollywood turns school violence up a notch in '187'

Pacemakers

Egypt's beer looks to the future

Egypt's beer looks to the future

Chicken salad makes cool, `no fuss' meal

Test tells when CPR is futile

Study: Training to avoid back injuries worthless

Small portion

Sure, it's dinner. But is it art?

Old roads to travel

Keeping your cool

Business briefs: City block captains recruited

Company loses bulk of McDonald's account

Shippers searching for options if UPS workers walk

Military cuts could come within the next decade, says Ft. Gordon commander

Bowling for dollars

Augusta Commons coming

Columbia HCA earnings up 15 percent

Georgia-Florida tobacco markets decline

Inflation a no-show

Columbia HCA executives indicted

CSRA First to try luring large employers to area

Digital radiography company opens

New home sales jump in June

UPS strike looms

Business briefs

Company recalls Ball Park franks

Hey baby, wanna dance?

Gingrich helps dedicate new House resource center

Pig latin in cyberspace

Scientists find structural flaw in AZT

A stinging throat

Swim coach takes team to the Web

IBM's Deep Blue team wins $100,000 prize

Escort ad funded by taxpayers

Study: Environment beats heredity in determining IQ

Douching increases risk of problem pregnancy

Mir commander: Crash could have been worse

Reports: Apple plans to name Jobs as chairman

Despite Mir problems, Russians plan 1998 crews

CompuServe to segregate its adult content

House resource center opens