Claims Tricare Prime retirees shut out

Stays home because of severe allergies

Lauds Silver Bluff coach coverage

More Aiken openness

Air South a bad bet

Hits animal law impeding `kindness'

Seeks countywide anti-crime program

Warns some doctors refuse `assignments'

Charges Charen couldn't know

Raises questions about teachers' pay

Arrests made in reclamation scheme

Six qualify for four Bylthe council seats

Workers struggle with grief

Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

Organization receives area landmark gift

Schools trying to teach students more subjects

Many grieve for dead

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Local and area briefs

Violence reminiscent of DSS killings a year ago

Ambulance accident

Intoxication contributed to boat accident

Minister says Wise kept to himself

Survivors to receive counseling

Officials preparing bike trail grant

Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

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

States against pollution

University to seal roofs soon

Circus education

Local and area briefs

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

Survivor thankful for life

City amends alcohol ordinance

Co-workers ignored threats

Study: Georgia has top urban highways

Truck pulls in front of train, kills 4

McGriff homer tops ninth-inning comeback

Becker faces Bjorkman in first round of Grand Slam Cup

If Seattle joins NL, Martinez could be out

Braves in grand-slam form

Albert wants sex case dismissed

Cards sign McGwire to three-year contract

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

Doubts growing on realignment

Ali Cup tournament under way

Slaney cleared of drug use

Owners still divided on realignment

Cowboys' accuser pleads guilty to perjury

Earnhardt hopeful about MBNA 400

Braves notes

South Aiken, Irmo renew tennis rivalry

Senior calendar

Can this marriage be saved?

Networks can't escape cable TV's long tentacles

Small portions

Hair stylist says job is a cut above the rest

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


Prozac slow overactive sex drives

Moving from shadows to spotlight

Camp memories have lasting effect on chef

Xtreme style

Big screen

Coming to America

Lip balms smacking with flavor

BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

Consumer prices up moderately

Poll: Interest rates to rise

Sara Lee says it plans to streamline operations

Air South faces deadline

UPS hiring instead of firing

Georgia Power gets in electric vehicle business

Business briefs

Chamber looks for president

Air South calls it quits

Jobs named interim Apple CEO

Broadcasters still deciding how to utilize digital TV

What's online

Windows 98 launch will be delayed

American satellite whizzes past Mir

Lake Murray users seek expanded pollution tests

Mir crew cuts power, rigs computer following breakdown

Uplink: Your guide to local computer happenings

Progress on computer glitch lacking, congressman says