How to get kids ready for school

N. Augusta eyes bonds

Says Commission `railroaded' funding

Reviles Commander-in-Chief Clinton

Georgia stands alone

Reminds vets of duty to one another

The Howard surprise

Uneven theater split

Clinton's sordid legacy

Favors Sutherland for S.C. state House

Says DuPont operated SRP at cost

More private schools will be online

Group to offer loans to need

Georgia Lottery results

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Columbia County school guide

Officials want technology used safely

Hall settling in as new Helping Hands director

Scientists in training

YMCA, YWCA become one

Suit alleges SRS employees were cheated

Bill Kirby: Post card completes mission

Girl testifies her brother shot father

Richmond BOE to vote on pay changes for substitutes

Richmond searching for home ec teachers

Officers learn safety measures for domestic abuse cases

Principal shuffling biggest change

Making ready for students

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Dohrmann faces first full year at the helm

Local and area briefs

Guide to Richmond County schools

Guide to Aiken County schools

Family affair

Georgia pollution suit settled

Preservationists find hidden treasure at old governor's mansion

Babysitter pleads guilty in toddler assault

Aiken Housing Committee seeking to increase downtown housing

Sheriff receives funding

Museum board sets new object removal policy

Norris found guilty of murdering father

Scorching days near end

Howard leaves race; Barnes to seek top job

Guide to private schools

Massey throws hat into governor's race

Dismissal percentage tops state

Mayor's e-mail: Tax protesters `same old group of idiots'

Soldier acknowledges trying to cover up affair

Cone consumption

Sombrero shade

Bricks and mortar abound

Board suing state over charter law

Man pleads guilty to abuse, burglary

Getting by with the help of friends

School cuts Bible classes

Kids challenged to go for gold in classroom

Jackets use power to defeat Macon

Bautista saves Braves

Hybrids begin surface feeds on Thurmond

Swoopes joins Comets for playoff run

Neagle's shutout streak continues; Braves win 3-0

Muster shifting emphasis to hard courts

Countdown to kickoff

Organization to hold Don A. Brock Golf Classic

Prep notes

New owner busy making Jones Creek friendlier

Mike Berardino:

Impressive Macon pitchers overpower Jackets

Skinner's 62 ties Buick Open course record

Johnson, Pitcock share Friendly's Classic lead

El Guerrouj is No. 1 at 1,500

Fitness Weekend begins today

Braves notes

UPS strike almost costs Seles a victory

NFL, Florida Times-Union in dispute over web site

Jones fines Switzer $75,000 for arrest

College notes

BASS Masters an odd spectacle

Falcons give Whitfield a shot at stardom

Health calendar

South Korea accuses `telephone clubs' of offering sex

`Star Spangled Girl' sparkles

Agitated bull to cowboy: Get off my back - now!

Fit for the field

Video watch: Murder at 1600 is out

Fox's owner delighted with restaurant's debut

Concert watch: Johnny Cash in Atlanta

Riff-rockers sound sincere, if confusing

Harvard study downplays milk's role in preventing fractures

Change only certainty with Cherokee's new gambling casino

Reviving the Playboy empire

Pacemakers

Running groups looking for new blood

Club calendar

Danish intern sees big contrast in legal system

Ramblin' Rhodes: New attitude serves Cyrus well

Critic has a theory about `Conspiracy'

Publisher: Create separate ads for ethnic groups

Aiken plum pleases Augusta

Business leaders seek presidential intervention to end UPS strike

Business briefs

Fed survey finds moderate expansion

Hilton raises offer for ITT to $8.3 billion

UPS, Teamsters return to bargaining table

ValuJet to quit service to three cities

Dollar hits fourth straight high vs. mark

Lottery Cafe drawing prize seekers, opposition

Regulators wrestle with phone service costs

Teamsters, UPS to resume talks

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

Equifax spins off insurance division

FCC OKs plan to drive down international phone rates

Lottery Cafe owner says he won't sell liquor

Aiken County likely to be site of $400 million plant

Wal-Mart facing first union vote in U.S.

Fruit of the Loom laying off 4,800 employees

Macintosh partisans uncomfortable with Apple-Microsoft deal

Smoking gun shoots for dirt

Rozelle wouldn't have stood for Web of intrigue

The way we learn - and keep from forgetting

Computer graphics firms turning to Hollywood

Discovery rockets into orbit with ozone-mapping satellite

Macintosh partisans uncomfortable with Apple-Microsoft deal

UUNet blocks Internet junk mail to stop protest

Scanners don't register trust

Apple Computer's enemies have reasons to save it

Drug protects bones during steroid treatment

Newspaper Web site draws rebuke from Jaguars

Apple expected to rehire agency that created famous `1984' ad

NFL, newspapers battle freedom of online content

U.S., Japan accused of stalling global warming talks

Store sues computer company over product that doesn't recognize year 2000

Leaking rocket may delay Cassini launch to Saturn

Bacterium's genetic blueprint found

Fix-it crew nears crippled Mir

Microsoft buying $150 million stake in Apple

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

New crew arrives on Mir; old problem with oxygen worsens

Abandoned drug helps angioplasty succeed