Claims Tricare Prime retirees shut out

Air South a bad bet

Raises questions about teachers' pay

More Aiken openness

Seeks countywide anti-crime program

Hits animal law impeding `kindness'

Lauds Silver Bluff coach coverage

Warns some doctors refuse `assignments'

Stays home because of severe allergies

Charges Charen couldn't know

Arrests made in reclamation scheme

Six qualify for four Bylthe council seats

Survivors to receive counseling

Violence reminiscent of DSS killings a year ago

Co-workers ignored threats

Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

Intoxication contributed to boat accident

Schools trying to teach students more subjects

Many grieve for dead

Xtreme calendar

Officials preparing bike trail grant

Local and area briefs

Minister says Wise kept to himself

Ambulance accident

Organization receives area landmark 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

Truck pulls in front of train, kills 4

States against pollution

Survivor thankful for life

University to seal roofs soon

Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

Swinging

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

Circus education

City amends alcohol ordinance

Workers struggle with grief

Study: Georgia has top urban highways

Local and area briefs

Earnhardt hopeful about MBNA 400

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

Braves notes

Cards sign McGwire to three-year contract

Doubts growing on realignment

Slaney cleared of drug use

Albert wants sex case dismissed

Ali Cup tournament under way

McGriff homer tops ninth-inning comeback

Becker faces Bjorkman in first round of Grand Slam Cup

If Seattle joins NL, Martinez could be out

Owners still divided on realignment

Braves in grand-slam form

Cowboys' accuser pleads guilty to perjury

South Aiken, Irmo renew tennis rivalry

Camp memories have lasting effect on chef

Hair stylist says job is a cut above the rest

Prozac slow overactive sex drives

Abstinence

Can this marriage be saved?

Small portions

Networks can't escape cable TV's long tentacles

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

Senior calendar

Moving from shadows to spotlight

Xtreme style

Coming to America

Big screen

Lip balms smacking with flavor

BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

Air South faces deadline

Sara Lee says it plans to streamline operations

Business briefs

Chamber looks for president

Georgia Power gets in electric vehicle business

Air South calls it quits

Poll: Interest rates to rise

UPS hiring instead of firing

Consumer prices up moderately

American satellite whizzes past Mir

Windows 98 launch will be delayed

Progress on computer glitch lacking, congressman says

What's online

Broadcasters still deciding how to utilize digital TV

Jobs named interim Apple CEO

Uplink: Your guide to local computer happenings

Mir crew cuts power, rigs computer following breakdown

Lake Murray users seek expanded pollution tests