Hire cops; cut waste

Congratulates formation of Family Y

Takes issue with Gracewood article

Demands Larke's resignation

Says Contract with America forgotten

Ooops!

Endorse fort school

Officials fear SRS layoffs could lower work quality

Columbia Co. schools seek Algebra waiver

Teaching character to become policy for Georgia schools

Woman suing hospital

One killed, three injured in wall collapse

SRS notifying state of false alarms

Emergency services ponder accident outcome

Sharing proposed on money

Aiken Co. schools beat state MAT scores

Getting ready

Incumbent wins vote in District 81

Official requests pay records

Georgia elections officials sued

Balanced budget could mean end for SRS accelerator plans

Lawsuit names head of sheriff's group

Georgia Lottery results

Schools tackle fall registration

Local and area briefs

Williams denied death penalty appeal

Spray away

Cut off

Savannah may soon make parents responsible for their kids' crimes

New Ellenton gets bus service

Local and area briefs

Hilton Head records first murder in three years

Georgia Lottery results

South Carolina 1997 ACT scores near bottom

A long, cool drink

Indigent defense to release records

Equine encephalitis found in 3rd Georgian

Swoopes back with 18-point game

Romanowski fined $20,000 for Collins hit

Mike Berardino: Don't assume Maddux deal was generous

Texas Speedway ups ante for second Winston Cup date

Championship a final exam for golf's best

Investigators looking at Pell Grant fraud by college athletes

Braves notes

Bush to `step it up and make plays' to stay safety

Grbac likely to miss Panthers-Chiefs game

Camp shows Falcons at full strength

Cowboys lineman accused of sexual assault

Pirates sweep; Atlanta's bats stay cold

Reeves: Competition tight for No. 2 quarterback job

Pirates take Braves in the ninth

College notes

Jackets fall in hole early, lose 6-3

PGA is Ryder Cup qualifying school

Las Vegas gets Winston Cup race

King breaks course record at Palmetto Golf Club

Clemson's past distractions a memory for coach

Braves notes

Winged Foot's 10th can deep-six any round

NCAA delays rule on jobs for athletes

Marinade, special baste key to barbecue

`3rd Rock' actress making solid name for herself

Can this marriage be saved?

Marlene Dietrich gets stamp from hometown

Victims' families fight back after being left out of movie deal

Got milk? Americans need more calcium to avoid brittle bones

Fat chance

Novelist Terry Kay's career had rocky start

The changing of the hats

Chex puts fun into health, diet

Health capsules

Lean Southern cuisine

Small portions

Lou Gehrig's patients take to streets in push for drug

Flagstar posts another loss

Securities officials question Columbia/HCA stock sales

UPS, Teamsters to resume talks Thursday

Business briefs

Visa limits fraud liability on debit cards

Ward accuses Sears of poaching employees; receives temporary halt

Business briefs

Intel files infringement countersuit against Digital

Unsolicited loans come at high cost

UPS customers turning to Postal Service

Boston requires companies to pay `living wage'

Air South has a rough summer

Producer prices decline for seventh straight month

Caltech named Money magazine's best college buy

Space junk passes within 1 1/2 miles of ozone-mapping satellite

Finnish effort reduces drug-resistant germs

NASA keeping close watch on Mir's dwindling water supply

Maps of menace

Computer companies may raise prices if UPS strike drags on

Study: Patients have better odds at teaching hospitals

AAA says cars not main cause of air pollution in big cities

Ground controllers take over new robot arm

Hepatitis C test urged for pre-'92 blood transfusion recipients

Docking for dollars

Outgoing Mir crew wraps up mission; water supply dwindling

Finding the computer link in a good economy

NFL, Jacksonville newspaper settle web dispute

Author Updike makes peace with cyberliterature

Weighing in on the Internet's `soft money' ban