Says gun control won't deter criminals

Defends use of library by homeless

Part-time myths

Enforce treaty terms

Seeks leadership from `leaders'

Clarifies TV report of `teen' brawlers

Asks local politicians to stop `whining'

Roll some FAA heads

Questions proposed sales tax in Aiken

Wants end to perks for county workers

Defends transfer of Bush Field funds

Mull mall curfew

Opposes new Wildwood development

Local and area briefs

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

Richmond industries to develop disaster scenarios

Ride '97 looking for local support

Aiken could make Newberry Street official festival site

Lumpkin's attorneys ask judge to find DA in contempt

Georgia slaps Coleman with largest-ever ethics fine

School supplies going fast at area stores

Georgia Lottery results

Richmond trustees delay decision on substitute teacher pay

Bowers fined $3,600 for campaign violations

Inglis likes underdog role

Assistant DA suspended for agreeing to suspect's bond

Richmond students won't have full use of new workbooks

Georgia Lottery results

Ex-employee files suit against officials

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

Fuel rods brought to SRS

Survey finds floodplain low

Undercover investigation leads to standoff

Car dealer accepts plea agreement in Honda bribery case

Benson gets big surprise

Charlotte shoots for WNBA attendance mark

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

Sarazen's grandson gets lessons from the best

18 wannabes on bubble as Falcons ponder cuts

Even slower, Haynes a better receiver

Kite's timing right for IRL, claim to fame

Braves coaches reflect on old times

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

Germans place high at European Swimming Championships

New chassis may debut at Pennzoil 200

Daly takes early lead at PGA

Winged Foot gets tough at PGA Championship

Brunell could be back with Jags in six weeks

Braves get boot, not boost

Webb leads by three at Women's British Open

Els, Woods, Leonard wow crowd at PGA Championship

Late Orioles announcer eulogized

Prep notes

Cochran's love of game back for Aiken Classic

Kite not ruling himself out for Ryder Cup

Braves notes

Wine and dine: The Lottery Cafe

Church bulletin

Elvis, pro and con

Bell Auditorium rocks as Elvis Presley rolls

Alliance with Episcopalians now before Lutherans

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

12-year-old got dream meeting with the King

Concert watch: Johnny Gill to perform

Club calendar

`Cop Land' not very arresting

College wants to build character through the church

Video watch

Saying grace

Review: Young actors do credible job with Simon comedy

Embracing the things that matter

Used CDs are a playful bargain

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

Used CDs are a playful bargain

Hearld takes a youngster to see Presley

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

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

Textile plant closing; 200 could lose jobs

States win freedom to cut nursing home Medicaid payments

New lawsuit filed amid Columbia/HCA probe

New Delta CEO promises to satisfy customers

ValuJet claims SabreTech mislabeled hazardous cargo

HealthSouth exec says he wants parts of Columbia/HCA

Consumer prices post small increase

Striking Teamsters winning public opinion battle

Federal official calls for stepping up local phone competition

Business briefs

Business briefs

Talks fail to produce results between UPS, Teamsters

Investment seminars invading Augusta

Conflict resolution

Official: Bus service would draw locals to Amtrak

Hamburger recall expanded to 1.2 million pounds

Hundreds apply for Target jobs

Mir crew leaves station to videotape damaged module

Hackers practice their craft at conference

Studies say coated catheters effective against bloodstream infections

Nature survives drought

Satellite makes final ozone measurments

Real-life exposure for teachers of tomorrow

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

USDA develops quick test for E. coli bacteria

Did ancient Eve leave footprints in the sand?

Researchers confirm second gene that hinders HIV infection

Rover pulls a new stunt

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