Tech taking the hard road

Vikings embark on repeat in South Carolina

Freeman, Washington are safety twins for Gamecocks

College football on TV

Thurmond needs time to mature

Talent is abundant in South

Greene has earned his stripes

AFC report

Wants McVeigh to take responsibility

Asks what south Augusta, Regency Mall `deserve'

Thanks officials for their frugality

Area's best and beyond

A school of the South

Welfare reform works

Defends medical technician's response

Calls for prudently watching Disney

Finds value in work of labor unions

Challenges commissioners to downsize

Trend, or ...?

Supports work of Teamsters union

Hawks aim again for Week 15 finale

Falcons hope Reeves' postseason touch catching

Josey's pride remains solid

Silver Bluff has weapons to succeed

Youth will do the serving early for Washington-Wilkes

Burke coach relies on seniors

Legend of Lincoln County

Brown is not alone in Swainsboro plans

Greenbrier year older and ready

Passing stays at Westside

Harlem's Dye backs words with his deeds

Motivation high at Hephzibah

Aiken Corp. backs projects proposal

Research: Children need help

Colds don't change with season

Georgia high school games

Community leaders named in pyramid scheme

Aiken's Johnson likes the challenge

Educators: SAT not the only way to measure worth

Spartans' optimism runs high

Georgia Lottery results

Field of plenty

Energy Department starts loan fund

Musketeers growing up

Suspect's bond revoked; attorney nearly jailed

Bravo, Page lead offense for Lakeside

`Diamond Cutter' defense mainstay for Butler

Warrants to be filed in animal cruelty case

Wet and wild

North Augusta has new attitude

Climbing the pole

South Aiken looking for early wins

Coaches take 1997 spotlight

Laney's promise is there

Mustangs' Pitts is expected to give foes fits

Local and area briefs

Paint job

The water comes from ... where?

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

Hospitals consider joining forces

Program will mentor at-risk girls

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

Mill work

Georgia Lottery results

College football on the radio

Georgia educators to offer PSAT to all sophomores

Richmond BOE hunts for SAT scores

High school games on the radio

GISA Roundup: Augusta Christian expectations unlimited

A lack of representation

Riverfront plans focus of chamber

New faces dot South Carolina coaching landscape

Holiday closings

Officials hear 911, cell phone questions

Dancers work to get athlete status

Nordman an iron man for youthful Aquinas

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

Macon holds bulk of power in 2-AAAA

Main mission of Eisenhower to be modified

Lick Fork Lake reopens

Thomson's Jacobs good listener

Small college report: Tigers' Williams faces big test

Motorist indicted on murder charge

Savannah school board dismisses top administrator

Local and area briefs

Evans' no-star system gets job done

South Carolina high school schedules

Painted pretty

Georgia gas prices lower than South for Labor Day

New program gives delinquents a second chance

Wrightsboro Road to widen at mall

NFC report

Did quick success spoiled Panthers?

Clemson, S.C. on Kitchings' list

Macon thumps Jackets

Ward hopes for big senior year

Ayoub resigns SCHSL post

Astros slip by Braves

Lakeside, Thomson, Jefferson Co. hosting jamborees

Falcons notebook

Healthy Hamilton will lead Tech in new direction

Beuerlein back in familiar role

Comets sweep coaching, MVP awards

Gordon goes for big bonus in Southern 500

Braves rally to beat Astros 4-2

Andy Johnston: Any Volunteers?

Wallace feeling rusty on Darlington changes

Reeves focusing on the game

Donnan teaching history

Seventeen vie for Golden Arm award

Recruiting of Haney expected to be heavy

Muster loses in strange match

Irvan gets sweet deal in Skittles car

Andy Johnston: Curry tries again to prove himself

Ross will try his magic with Lions

Terrorism fears cut hope for Stockholm's Olympics bid

Prep notes

Daly returns to Milwaukee Open

Prep football fans cash in on team

Wilkens signs $20 million contract

Vicario, Fernandez win Open matches

Jordan agrees to deal

Not just another road trip

GreenJackets rip RedStixx

Braves notes

Club calendar

Rapper trying to Hammer his way back to top

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

Blasting into fall

Spill-proof neckties just let the drops roll off

New living will gives birth to huge demand

Potential risk to veterans treated with radium

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

More cases of heart damage linked to diet drugs

Concert watch

Video watch: Star Wars Trilogy out

Breathing a little easier

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

Bailey brothers bruising Bulldogs

College bowl linup

Businesses signing on with Augusta Exchange

Meat recall encourages change

Business briefs

States intensify scrutiny of Columbia/HCA

Employers turning to handicapped for help

First Bridgestone hires could come shortly

Business briefs

Special effects studio closes doors

Magellan shuts out new investors

Georgia investigated for illegal leaf sales

Ex-Kodak manager admits stealing trade secrets

All but one species of primates endangered

Scientists validate Pompeii tragedy

Mir's crew gears up for spacewalk

New El Nino possibly strongest ever recorded, experts say

Little Ice Age may blunt effect of global warming

Feds unclear about uses of online data

Girl Scout cookies get a Web site

Web reporter named in $30 million libel suit

New Nintendo postponed until after Christmas

Mir's crew turns on dormant module