Claims Tricare Prime retirees shut out

Offers reasons to believe in God

Laments lack of help for Rocky Creek

Stays home because of severe allergies

Charges Charen couldn't know

Air South a bad bet

Unfinished business

Seeks countywide anti-crime program

S.C. aid surplus

Wants senators to review NAFTA

Warns some doctors refuse `assignments'

Says those who serve deserve benefits

Dr. William S. Boyd

City amends alcohol ordinance

Residents to fight for new school, recall trustees

Aiken to get new buses

Organization receives area landmark gift

Survivor thankful for life

Truck pulls in front of train, kills 4

Study: Georgia has top urban highways

Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

Chairman refuses to resign willingly

Buildings Bridges hopes to promote

Local and area briefs

Plant Vogtle wins high safety marks

Intoxication contributed to boat accident

DEA opening Augusta office

Ambulance accident

Doctors: Georgia needs to up HMO regulation

University to seal roofs soon

Pole prayer

On its way

Shooting suspect held up bank

Workers attend grief session

Rehab patients entertain

GOP calls on Anderson to withdraw bid

Men sentenced for alien transport

Many grieve for dead

Library vandalism causes frustration

Survivors to receive counseling

Referendums popular with Georgia voters

Workers struggle with grief

Lawmakers concerned about rising numbers of `gifted' students

Minister says Wise kept to himself

Plant says goodbye to workers

Co-workers ignored threats

Victims: Wise had targets

Aiken's infant mortality rate drops

Local and area briefs

Braves simply grand

Earnhardt hopeful about MBNA 400

Cards sign McGwire to three-year contract

Baseball notes

NBA nixes Rodman idea of playing nice for pay

Ali lays claim to memorabilia

Cowboys' accuser pleads guilty to perjury

The full Monty: Will Colin join U.S. tour?

Braves in grand-slam form

Umps on stopwatches: Out!

Woman sues after losing bid to become Duke kicker

Albert wants sex case dismissed

Overtime: Augusta's Hudson stopped at Ali Cup

South Aiken, Irmo renew tennis rivalry

Slaney cleared of drug use

Owners still divided on realignment

Chelsea not attending Fishbowl U

Camp memories have lasting effect on chef

Pacemakers: Movers and shakers in Augusta medicine

Small portions

Networks can't escape cable TV's long tentacles

Doctors lack liposuction guidelines

Abstinence

BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

Georgia Power gets in electric vehicle business

UPS hiring instead of firing

Air South calls it quits

A hamburger by any other name

Georgia-Pacific to separate timber business

Consumer prices up moderately

El Nino threat causing grain, coffee price hikes

Fed survey: inflation rate slow

Business briefs

Lights come back on in Mir

Chip breakthrough promises product improvement

Broadcasters still deciding how to utilize digital TV

What's online

Fossil may be biggest T-rex ever

Possibilities wide open for plan to protect island birds

Death penalty convict gets Internet support

American satellite whizzes past Mir

Studying the poles for climate clues

Congress to question safety of Russian space station

Jobs named interim Apple CEO

Homemade absinthe results in serious illness