States' rights victory

Faults Norwood on conservation

Lauds Silver Bluff coach coverage

Wants paparazzi held accountable

Rebuts `distressing' view of Diana

Says handicapped no excuse for disbelief

Raises questions about teachers' pay

Fighting men lose

Hits animal law impeding `kindness'

SAT scores trend up

More Aiken openness

Freshmen get dose of ethics

Generous gift

Financial scare hits working poor

Six qualify for four Bylthe council seats

Local and area briefs

Circus education

Four killed in Aiken County plant shooting, suspect captured


The tale of the tapes

States against pollution

Xtreme calendar

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

SWAT team captures shooting suspect

Officials preparing bike trail grant

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

Violence reminiscent of DSS killings a year ago

Local and regional news briefs

Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

Schools trying to teach students more subjects

Arrests made in reclamation scheme

Church members observe founding

Plan gets mixed reviews

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

Rockies rise up for win

Becker faces Bjorkman in first round of Grand Slam Cup

If Seattle joins NL, Martinez could be out

McGriff homer tops ninth-inning comeback

Camacho pays high tribute to De La Hoya

Ali Cup tournament under way

S.C. rolls in Cadillac Cup

Doubts growing on realignment

Gordon credits crew chief with win

Braves notes

No explanation: Braves can't win at home

Ask us: Lipnicki to star on `Meego'

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

Senior calendar

Moving from shadows to spotlight

Augusta Players Inc. announces winners

Can this marriage be saved?

Prozac slow overactive sex drives

Hair stylist says job is a cut above the rest

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

Xtreme style

Big screen

Lip balms smacking with flavor

Coming to America

Air South faces deadline

Poll: Interest rates to rise

Sara Lee says it plans to streamline operations

Chamber looks for president

Business briefs

Windows 98 launch will be delayed

Uplink: Your guide to local computer happenings

Mir crew cuts power, rigs computer following breakdown

Progress on computer glitch lacking, congressman says

Lake Murray users seek expanded pollution tests

Astronaut has no fears about Mir hardship tour