Talent is abundant in South

Thurmond needs time to mature

College football on TV

Greene has earned his stripes

Vikings embark on repeat in South Carolina

Tech taking the hard road

Freeman, Washington are safety twins for Gamecocks

AFC report

Finds value in work of labor unions

Supports work of Teamsters union

Calls for prudently watching Disney

Area's best and beyond

Trend, or ...?

Defends medical technician's response

Asks what south Augusta, Regency Mall `deserve'

Wants McVeigh to take responsibility

Welfare reform works

Thanks officials for their frugality

Challenges commissioners to downsize

A school of the South

Hawks aim again for Week 15 finale

Josey's pride remains solid

Falcons hope Reeves' postseason touch catching

Passing stays at Westside

Youth will do the serving early for Washington-Wilkes

Harlem's Dye backs words with his deeds

Silver Bluff has weapons to succeed

Legend of Lincoln County

Motivation high at Hephzibah

Burke coach relies on seniors

Brown is not alone in Swainsboro plans

Greenbrier year older and ready

`Diamond Cutter' defense mainstay for Butler

Don't judge Ridge Spring-Monetta by its number of players

New faces dot South Carolina coaching landscape

Field of plenty

Evans' no-star system gets job done

Musketeers growing up

Georgia high school games

GISA Roundup: Augusta Christian expectations unlimited

Local and area briefs

Warrants to be filed in animal cruelty case

Spartans' optimism runs high

North Augusta has new attitude

Climbing the pole

College football on the radio

Macon holds bulk of power in 2-AAAA

High school games on the radio

Mustangs' Pitts is expected to give foes fits

Small college report: Tigers' Williams faces big test

Coaches take 1997 spotlight

Research: Children need help

Holiday closings

Bravo, Page lead offense for Lakeside

Suspect's bond revoked; attorney nearly jailed

Laney's promise is there

Savannah school board dismisses top administrator

Georgia educators to offer PSAT to all sophomores

The water comes from ... where?

Painted pretty

Community leaders named in pyramid scheme

Motorist indicted on murder charge

Georgia gas prices lower than South for Labor Day

Educators: SAT not the only way to measure worth

South Carolina high school schedules

Thomson's Jacobs good listener

Georgia Lottery results

Paint job

A lack of representation

Hospitals consider joining forces

Dancers work to get athlete status

Aiken's Johnson likes the challenge

Nordman an iron man for youthful Aquinas

Colds don't change with season

Wrightsboro Road to widen at mall

Wet and wild

Richmond BOE hunts for SAT scores

Aiken Corp. backs projects proposal

Main mission of Eisenhower to be modified

Mill work

Officials hear 911, cell phone questions

Riverfront plans focus of chamber

South Aiken looking for early wins

Johnson link with Eagles' past gives fans cause to think big

Program will mentor at-risk girls

Augusta area players are lining up for S.C. State

New program gives delinquents a second chance

Georgia Lottery results

Lick Fork Lake reopens

Local and area briefs

Energy Department starts loan fund

Did quick success spoiled Panthers?

NFC report

Andy Johnston: Any Volunteers?

Astros slip by Braves

Gordon goes for big bonus in Southern 500

Donnan teaching history

Daly returns to Milwaukee Open

Not just another road trip

Seventeen vie for Golden Arm award

Vicario, Fernandez win Open matches

Lakeside, Thomson, Jefferson Co. hosting jamborees

Recruiting of Haney expected to be heavy

Ward hopes for big senior year

Irvan gets sweet deal in Skittles car

Wilkens signs $20 million contract

Ross will try his magic with Lions

Reeves focusing on the game

Prep notes

Falcons notebook

Prep football fans cash in on team

Beuerlein back in familiar role

Wallace feeling rusty on Darlington changes

Terrorism fears cut hope for Stockholm's Olympics bid

Braves rally to beat Astros 4-2

Braves notes

Comets sweep coaching, MVP awards

Muster loses in strange match

GreenJackets rip RedStixx

Clemson, S.C. on Kitchings' list

Healthy Hamilton will lead Tech in new direction

Jordan agrees to deal

Macon thumps Jackets

Ayoub resigns SCHSL post

Andy Johnston: Curry tries again to prove himself

More cases of heart damage linked to diet drugs

Spill-proof neckties just let the drops roll off

`Hoodlum' not afraid to pull the trigger on societal issues

Breathing a little easier

Concert watch

Blasting into fall

New living will gives birth to huge demand

Rapper trying to Hammer his way back to top

Club calendar

Ramblin' Rhodes: TV star takes on role in country music movie

Jenny's a shy bunny, but Shannon will shed again

Video watch: Star Wars Trilogy out

Potential risk to veterans treated with radium

Bailey brothers bruising Bulldogs

College bowl linup

Ex-Kodak manager admits stealing trade secrets

Special effects studio closes doors

States intensify scrutiny of Columbia/HCA

Employers turning to handicapped for help

Meat recall encourages change

Magellan shuts out new investors

Georgia investigated for illegal leaf sales

Businesses signing on with Augusta Exchange

First Bridgestone hires could come shortly

Business briefs

Business briefs

Girl Scout cookies get a Web site

Mir's crew turns on dormant module

Feds unclear about uses of online data

Mir's crew gears up for spacewalk

All but one species of primates endangered

New El Nino possibly strongest ever recorded, experts say

New Nintendo postponed until after Christmas

Web reporter named in $30 million libel suit

Little Ice Age may blunt effect of global warming

Scientists validate Pompeii tragedy