How to get kids ready for school

N. Augusta eyes bonds

Says DuPont operated SRP at cost

Reminds vets of duty to one another

Favors Sutherland for S.C. state House

Clinton's sordid legacy

Georgia stands alone

Reviles Commander-in-Chief Clinton

Says Commission `railroaded' funding

The Howard surprise

Uneven theater split

Soldier acknowledges trying to cover up affair

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

Officers learn safety measures for domestic abuse cases

Dismissal percentage tops state

Columbia County school guide

Howard leaves race; Barnes to seek top job

Board suing state over charter law

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Getting by with the help of friends

Scientists in training

Man pleads guilty to abuse, burglary

Suit alleges SRS employees were cheated

Richmond BOE to vote on pay changes for substitutes

Girl testifies her brother shot father

Principal shuffling biggest change

Richmond searching for home ec teachers

Making ready for students

Local and area briefs

Sombrero shade

Bricks and mortar abound

Massey throws hat into governor's race

Guide to Aiken County schools

Hall settling in as new Helping Hands director

YMCA, YWCA become one

Preservationists find hidden treasure at old governor's mansion

Guide to Richmond County schools

Aiken Housing Committee seeking to increase downtown housing

Group to offer loans to need

Cone consumption

Family affair

Fall colors coming out just in time for school

Dohrmann faces first full year at the helm

Officials want technology used safely

Georgia pollution suit settled

More private schools will be online

Babysitter pleads guilty in toddler assault

Scorching days near end

Sheriff receives funding

Guide to private schools

Norris found guilty of murdering father

Georgia Lottery results

Museum board sets new object removal policy

Bill Kirby: Post card completes mission

School cuts Bible classes

Kids challenged to go for gold in classroom

Muster shifting emphasis to hard courts

Prep notes

Hybrids begin surface feeds on Thurmond

NFL, Florida Times-Union in dispute over web site

BASS Masters an odd spectacle

Bautista saves Braves

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

Jackets use power to defeat Macon

Mike Berardino:

Organization to hold Don A. Brock Golf Classic

Jones fines Switzer $75,000 for arrest

Falcons give Whitfield a shot at stardom

College notes

New owner busy making Jones Creek friendlier

UPS strike almost costs Seles a victory

Fitness Weekend begins today

Skinner's 62 ties Buick Open course record

Johnson, Pitcock share Friendly's Classic lead

Countdown to kickoff

Swoopes joins Comets for playoff run

El Guerrouj is No. 1 at 1,500

Braves notes

Impressive Macon pitchers overpower Jackets

Harvard study downplays milk's role in preventing fractures

Running groups looking for new blood

Video watch: Murder at 1600 is out

Reviving the Playboy empire

Fit for the field

South Korea accuses `telephone clubs' of offering sex

Pacemakers

`Star Spangled Girl' sparkles

Danish intern sees big contrast in legal system

Ramblin' Rhodes: New attitude serves Cyrus well

Health calendar

Club calendar

Concert watch: Johnny Cash in Atlanta

Critic has a theory about `Conspiracy'

Riff-rockers sound sincere, if confusing

Fox's owner delighted with restaurant's debut

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

Change only certainty with Cherokee's new gambling casino

Aiken plum pleases Augusta

Lottery Cafe drawing prize seekers, opposition

ValuJet to quit service to three cities

FCC OKs plan to drive down international phone rates

Dollar hits fourth straight high vs. mark

UPS, Teamsters return to bargaining table

Publisher: Create separate ads for ethnic groups

Lottery Cafe owner says he won't sell liquor

Fed survey finds moderate expansion

Fruit of the Loom laying off 4,800 employees

Regulators wrestle with phone service costs

Teamsters, UPS to resume talks

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

Aiken County likely to be site of $400 million plant

Business leaders seek presidential intervention to end UPS strike

Business briefs

Hilton raises offer for ITT to $8.3 billion

Equifax spins off insurance division

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

Newspaper Web site draws rebuke from Jaguars

The way we learn - and keep from forgetting

Leaking rocket may delay Cassini launch to Saturn

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

Smoking gun shoots for dirt

Computer graphics firms turning to Hollywood

UUNet blocks Internet junk mail to stop protest

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

Bacterium's genetic blueprint found

Fix-it crew nears crippled Mir

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

Drug protects bones during steroid treatment

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

Abandoned drug helps angioplasty succeed

Apple Computer's enemies have reasons to save it

Scanners don't register trust

New crew arrives on Mir; old problem with oxygen worsens

Microsoft buying $150 million stake in Apple

Macintosh partisans uncomfortable with Apple-Microsoft deal

NFL, newspapers battle freedom of online content

Discovery rockets into orbit with ozone-mapping satellite

Rozelle wouldn't have stood for Web of intrigue

Macintosh partisans uncomfortable with Apple-Microsoft deal