Lauds Silver Bluff coach coverage

States' rights victory

Faults Norwood on conservation

More Aiken openness

SAT scores trend up

Wants paparazzi held accountable

Raises questions about teachers' pay

Says handicapped no excuse for disbelief

Hits animal law impeding `kindness'

Fighting men lose

Rebuts `distressing' view of Diana

Financial scare hits working poor

Freshmen get dose of ethics

Generous gift

Six qualify for four Bylthe council seats

Local and regional news briefs

Circus education

SWAT team captures shooting suspect


Local and area briefs

States against pollution

The tale of the tapes

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

Church members observe founding

Officials preparing bike trail grant

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

Violence reminiscent of DSS killings a year ago

Four killed in Aiken County plant shooting, suspect captured

Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

Plan gets mixed reviews

Xtreme calendar

Arrests made in reclamation scheme

Schools trying to teach students more subjects

Gordon credits crew chief with win

Rockies rise up for win

Braves notes

If Seattle joins NL, Martinez could be out

Camacho pays high tribute to De La Hoya

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

Doubts growing on realignment

Ali Cup tournament under way

Becker faces Bjorkman in first round of Grand Slam Cup

No explanation: Braves can't win at home

S.C. rolls in Cadillac Cup

McGriff homer tops ninth-inning comeback

Augusta Players Inc. announces winners

Senior calendar

Moving from shadows to spotlight

Hair stylist says job is a cut above the rest

Ask us: Lipnicki to star on `Meego'

Prozac slow overactive sex drives

Can this marriage be saved?

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

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

Lip balms smacking with flavor

Coming to America

Big screen

Xtreme style

Poll: Interest rates to rise

Sara Lee says it plans to streamline operations

Chamber looks for president

Business briefs

Air South faces deadline

Windows 98 launch will be delayed

Uplink: Your guide to local computer happenings

Astronaut has no fears about Mir hardship tour

Progress on computer glitch lacking, congressman says

Mir crew cuts power, rigs computer following breakdown

Lake Murray users seek expanded pollution tests