Says gun control won't deter criminals

Questions proposed sales tax in Aiken

Roll some FAA heads

Enforce treaty terms

Defends use of library by homeless

Clarifies TV report of `teen' brawlers

Asks local politicians to stop `whining'

Wants end to perks for county workers

Mull mall curfew

Seeks leadership from `leaders'

Defends transfer of Bush Field funds

Part-time myths

Opposes new Wildwood development

Local and area briefs

Bowers fined $3,600 for campaign violations

Richmond trustees delay decision on substitute teacher pay

School supplies going fast at area stores

Aiken could make Newberry Street official festival site

Survey finds floodplain low

Georgia slaps Coleman with largest-ever ethics fine

Ride '97 looking for local support

Inglis likes underdog role

Counties to have idea of bus service plan by mid-September

New records show indigent defense employees got two raises in '97

Ex-employee files suit against officials

Assistant DA suspended for agreeing to suspect's bond

Fuel rods brought to SRS

Georgia Lottery results

Lumpkin's attorneys ask judge to find DA in contempt

Car dealer accepts plea agreement in Honda bribery case

Georgia Lottery results

Undercover investigation leads to standoff

Richmond students won't have full use of new workbooks

Richmond industries to develop disaster scenarios

Winged Foot gets tough at PGA Championship

Charlotte shoots for WNBA attendance mark

Kite's timing right for IRL, claim to fame

Brunell could be back with Jags in six weeks

Braves notes

Braves coaches reflect on old times

Braves get boot, not boost

Even slower, Haynes a better receiver

Webb maintains 3-stroke lead at Women's British Open

Germans place high at European Swimming Championships

Els, Woods, Leonard wow crowd at PGA Championship

Daly takes early lead at PGA

18 wannabes on bubble as Falcons ponder cuts

Sarazen's grandson gets lessons from the best

Benson gets big surprise

New chassis may debut at Pennzoil 200

Late Orioles announcer eulogized

Webb leads by three at Women's British Open

Prep notes

Cochran's love of game back for Aiken Classic

Kite not ruling himself out for Ryder Cup

Andy Johnston: Carman's big, but can he play with the big boys?

Bell Auditorium rocks as Elvis Presley rolls

Saying grace

World's oldest woman on the look-out for daughter-in-law

Ramblin' Rhodes: There's nothing funny about singer's aspirations

It's an Elvis, Elvis, Elvis Wide World Web

Used CDs are a playful bargain

Club calendar

Used CDs are a playful bargain

Alliance with Episcopalians now before Lutherans

Review: Young actors do credible job with Simon comedy

Hearld takes a youngster to see Presley

Concert watch: Johnny Gill to perform

Augusta fans had a burnin' love for Elvis 40 years ago

`Cop Land' not very arresting

12-year-old got dream meeting with the King

Video watch

Elvis, pro and con

Embracing the things that matter

Wine and dine: The Lottery Cafe

College wants to build character through the church

Church bulletin

Business briefs

Federal official calls for stepping up local phone competition

Hundreds apply for Target jobs

HealthSouth exec says he wants parts of Columbia/HCA

New lawsuit filed amid Columbia/HCA probe

Striking Teamsters winning public opinion battle

Talks fail to produce results between UPS, Teamsters

Hamburger recall expanded to 1.2 million pounds

Business briefs

Official: Bus service would draw locals to Amtrak

ValuJet claims SabreTech mislabeled hazardous cargo

Conflict resolution

New Delta CEO promises to satisfy customers

Investment seminars invading Augusta

Consumer prices post small increase

Textile plant closing; 200 could lose jobs

States win freedom to cut nursing home Medicaid payments

Nature survives drought

Hackers practice their craft at conference

Studies say coated catheters effective against bloodstream infections

Mir crew leaves station to videotape damaged module

Rover pulls a new stunt

Gene found for protein that is key to cancer's growth

Real-life exposure for teachers of tomorrow

USDA develops quick test for E. coli bacteria

Ben & Jerry's to put anti-hormone labels on products

Researchers confirm second gene that hinders HIV infection

Satellite makes final ozone measurments

Did ancient Eve leave footprints in the sand?