Hits animal law impeding `kindness'

Lauds Silver Bluff coach coverage

Says handicapped no excuse for disbelief

Faults Norwood on conservation

More Aiken openness

Rebuts `distressing' view of Diana

Wants paparazzi held accountable

States' rights victory

SAT scores trend up

Raises questions about teachers' pay

Fighting men lose

Local and regional news briefs

Freshmen get dose of ethics

Xtreme calendar

Circus education

Four killed in Aiken County plant shooting, suspect captured

Swinging

Church members observe founding

4 killed in Aiken County shooting;suspect caught by SWAT team

SWAT team captures shooting suspect

Arrests made in reclamation scheme

Plan gets mixed reviews

Officials preparing bike trail grant

The tale of the tapes

Violence reminiscent of DSS killings a year ago

Financial scare hits working poor

Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

Six qualify for four Bylthe council seats

Schools trying to teach students more subjects

States against pollution

Generous gift

Police from several agencies gather outside the Phelon Co. where a gunman shot and killed four people. RON COCKERILLE/STAFFArea bucks downward death trend

Local and area briefs

If Seattle joins NL, Martinez could be out

No explanation: Braves can't win at home

Ali Cup tournament under way

Rockies rise up for win

Rafting guide makes U.S. women's bobsledding team

S.C. rolls in Cadillac Cup

Doubts growing on realignment

Gordon credits crew chief with win

Becker faces Bjorkman in first round of Grand Slam Cup

Braves notes

McGriff homer tops ninth-inning comeback

Camacho pays high tribute to De La Hoya

`Law & Order' takes its case to Emmy voters - and wins

Ask us: Lipnicki to star on `Meego'

Can this marriage be saved?

`The Game' debuts well; `Full Monty' in Top 5

Senior calendar

Prozac slow overactive sex drives

Augusta Players Inc. announces winners

Moving from shadows to spotlight

Hair stylist says job is a cut above the rest

Lip balms smacking with flavor

Big screen

Coming to America

Xtreme style

Chamber looks for president

Business briefs

Poll: Interest rates to rise

Sara Lee says it plans to streamline operations

Air South faces deadline

Astronaut has no fears about Mir hardship tour

Lake Murray users seek expanded pollution tests

Mir crew cuts power, rigs computer following breakdown

Windows 98 launch will be delayed

Progress on computer glitch lacking, congressman says

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