College football on TV

Thurmond needs time to mature

Vikings embark on repeat in South Carolina

Talent is abundant in South

Greene has earned his stripes

Tech taking the hard road

Freeman, Washington are safety twins for Gamecocks

AFC report

Challenges commissioners to downsize

Thanks officials for their frugality

Wants blacks to `demand' more

Laments loss of full-time jobs

Supports work of Teamsters union

Explains paper carriers are self-employed contractors

Area's best and beyond

Says Smithgall conservation area not limited to rich

A school of the South

Recounts response to I-20 tragedy

A great place for business

Calls for prudently watching Disney

Josey's pride remains solid

Hawks aim again for Week 15 finale

Falcons hope Reeves' postseason touch catching

Burke coach relies on seniors

Soaper-to-Corley TDs seal Ridge Spring-Monetta win

Passing stays at Westside

Silver Bluff holds off Battery Creek

Silver Bluff has weapons to succeed

Harlem's Dye backs words with his deeds

Brown is not alone in Swainsboro plans

Barnwell romps over Williston-Elko

Blackville-Hilda 33, Bamberg-Ehrhardt 0

Greenbrier year older and ready

Youth will do the serving early for Washington-Wilkes

Legend of Lincoln County

Johnson leads Crisp Co. win

Motivation high at Hephzibah

FBI promises fair probe of inmate death

High school games on the radio

Union calls off organization effort

Lick Fork Lake reopens

Small college report: Tigers' Williams faces big test

Thomson's Jacobs good listener

Georgia Lottery results

The water comes from ... where?

Nordman an iron man for youthful Aquinas

Energy Department starts loan fund

Field of plenty

Paint job

North Augusta has new attitude

Hospitals consider joining forces

Aiken's Johnson likes the challenge

Community leaders named in pyramid scheme

Dancers work to get athlete status

Condon: Inmates still get free suits

Macon holds bulk of power in 2-AAAA

Investigators still looking for victim's identity

Local and area briefs

Georgia files $2.78 billion suit

Savannah school board dismisses top administrator

Musketeers growing up

South Aiken looking for early wins

Man charged in cruelty case

College football on the radio

Jackets upset Thurmond

Warrants to be filed in animal cruelty case

Tennis, anyone?

New Ellenton council member resigns

Painted pretty

GISA Roundup: Augusta Christian expectations unlimited

Evans' no-star system gets job done

A lack of representation

Research: Children need help

Coaches take 1997 spotlight

Spartans' optimism runs high

South Carolina high school schedules

New faces dot South Carolina coaching landscape

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

`Diamond Cutter' defense mainstay for Butler

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

Cheerleader tragedy affecting university

Laney's promise is there

Mustangs rip South Aiken

New program gives delinquents a second chance

Local and area briefs

Sumter has big second quarter for 36-7 win

Georgia gas prices lower than South for Labor Day

Man needs bone marrow donor

Bravo, Page lead offense for Lakeside

Judge orders mental test in slaying case

Mustangs' Pitts is expected to give foes fits

Tooting his own horn

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

Schools still waiting for SAT reports

Suspect's bond revoked; attorney nearly jailed

Georgia Lottery results

Georgia high school games

Did quick success spoiled Panthers?

NFC report

Vicario, Fernandez win Open matches

Holyfield, Moorer to fight for unified title

Ayoub resigns SCHSL post

Blaylock agrees to four more years with Hawks

Recruiting of Haney expected to be heavy

Smoltz stifles Boston

Jackets lose chance to win title on merit

Steagall hopes senior year will be healthy

Wallace feeling rusty on Darlington changes

Hamilton to take Marlin's spot in No. 4 car

Irvan gets sweet deal in Skittles car

Kiraly once again big man on beach

Macon thumps Jackets

Agassi, Seles breeze through Open rounds

Braves rally to beat Astros 4-2

College notes

USC-Aiken fielding women's soccer team

NFL ticket prices up again

Prep football fans cash in on team

Kelly bringing Canadian ideas south

Donnan teaching history

Donnan's expectations high

Not just another road trip

Prep notes

Ross will try his magic with Lions

Andy Johnston: Any Volunteers?

Church bulletin

Concert watch

Group walks for art and fun and to build kids' self-esteem

Store to sell patrons on salvation

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

Beyond earthly needs

Blasting into fall

Club calendar

Rapper trying to Hammer his way back to top

Video watch: Star Wars Trilogy out

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

Ken Wilson: To spread wings, we need vision

College bowl linup

Bailey brothers bruising Bulldogs

FDA moves to ban laxative ingredient

Company charges FDA heist

Manners make a difference

Business briefs

States intensify scrutiny of Columbia/HCA

Ex-Kodak manager admits stealing trade secrets

Cut prices and they will fly

Food Lion damages reduced

Mall giant selling now Visa, time-share companies

Paper lab to be built

Businesses signing on with Augusta Exchange

Bank to become third largest

Business briefs

States close river after toxins found

New Nintendo postponed until after Christmas

All but one species of primates endangered

Scientists validate Pompeii tragedy

Researchers link consumption of squirrel brains to lethal disorder

Little Ice Age may blunt effect of global warming

Big Brother in the bathroom

Mir's crew turns on dormant module

Girl Scout cookies get a Web site