How to get kids ready for school

Seeks serious gun control effort

N. Augusta eyes bonds

Favors Sutherland for S.C. state House

Clinton's sordid legacy

Says boycott is warning of `judgment'

Judges Christians unworthy of comment

A populist emerges

Uneven theater split

Says DuPont operated SRP at cost

Georgia Lottery results

McDuffie elected to New Ellenton council

Georgia Lottery results

Savannah coolant smuggler sentenced

Girl testifies her brother shot father

Drug charges end in 25-year sentence

The scientist's apprentice

Cleaning up

Guide to Aiken County schools

Local and regional news briefs

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Augusta man free after child molestation charges strikes in Aiken, investigators say

Defense says son, not daughter, killed father as trial of teen begins

Polls showing Miller with favorable rating

Hall settling in as new Helping Hands director

Wall Street Journal says Aiken to get tire-making plant, 800 jobs

Howard quits governor race

`We're going to try to make something happen'

Authorities seek input on boating accidents

Aiken court comprises women

Guide to Richmond County schools

City's traffic lights to be computerized

Board suing state over charter law

Independent candidate for governor wants debate

Suit alleges SRS employees were cheated

Columbia County school guide

Richmond searching for home ec teachers

Guide to private schools

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Scorching days near end

Dismissal percentage tops state

Officials want technology used safely

Bricks and mortar abound

Scientists in training

Downtown North Augusta proposal analyzed

Local and area briefs

Bill Kirby: Post cards from Europe

Party opposes plans for Wildwood Park

High school courses will give technical school credit

Dohrmann faces first full year at the helm

Man pleads guilty to abuse, burglary

Sombrero shade

YMCA, YWCA become one

Officers learn safety measures for domestic abuse cases

MCG pays fees to Master Health

More private schools will be online

Howard leaves race; Barnes to seek top job

No downsizing for Army workload, general says

Principal shuffling biggest change

Kids challenged to go for gold in classroom

Elway likely to be ready for opener

Johnson overcomes cramp to win 400

BASS Masters an odd spectacle

College notes

Jones fines Switzer $75,000 for arrest

Florida eliminates area teams in Dixie Majors

Payback time for Schmidt

Bautista saves Braves

UPS strike almost costs Seles a victory

New owner busy making Jones Creek friendlier

Columbia County junior tennis players going for the gold

First day busy one for Tuell

El Guerrouj is No. 1 at 1,500

Better late than never: Munson finally gets ring

Braves notes

Braves pad division lead with 5-0 victory over GreenJackets

Organization to hold Don A. Brock Golf Classic

BASS Masters isn't another day at lake

NFL, Florida Times-Union in dispute over web site

Impressive Macon pitchers overpower Jackets

Tony Fabrizio: Falcons rookie reminds Reeves of Gayle Sayers

Who still loves the who

Danish intern sees big contrast in legal system

Crusty parmesan fillets are delicious - and healthy

South Korea accuses `telephone clubs' of offering sex

Fit for the field

Change only certainty with Cherokee's new gambling casino

Harvard study downplays milk's role in preventing fractures

Health calendar

Running groups looking for new blood

Children of Catherine the great: The Germans from Russia

Pacemakers

Quick cooking: Tropical sundae

Low-fat cooking: Bistro-style crab cakes

Supermarket shopper

Small portion

Chefs offer guidance for summertime salads

The Who: What, were and how

Reviving the Playboy empire

Lottery Cafe drawing prize seekers, opposition

Aiken plum pleases Augusta

East, West Coast TV academies war over commercial Emmy

ValuJet to quit service to three cities

Hilton raises offer for ITT to $8.3 billion

Fed survey finds moderate expansion

Business briefs

Dollar hits fourth straight high vs. mark

Food Lion asks court to make ABC pay $1 million inlegal fees

Aiken County likely to be site of $400 million plant

Leading economic indicators hold steady in June

Business briefs

Teamsters, UPS to resume talks

Regulators wrestle with phone service costs

Business leaders seek presidential intervention to end UPS strike

MCI, Progressive offer Internet broadcasting service

Smoking gun shoots for dirt

Scanners don't register trust

Judge rejects settlement in radiation experiment case

Bacterium's genetic blueprint found

Farm scene: Brown spot strikes Idaho bean fields

Microsoft buying $150 million stake in Apple

Apple preaches, but even the MacWorld choir is a tough sell

Students' can start educational journey online

Company says it's cloned a bull, stays mum on details

Replacement crew blasts off for Mir; oxygen generators break down

Abandoned drug helps angioplasty succeed

Fix-it crew nears crippled Mir

Drug protects bones during steroid treatment