Says those who serve deserve benefits

Dr. William S. Boyd

Laments lack of help for Rocky Creek

Charges Charen couldn't know

Unfinished business

Stays home because of severe allergies

Air South a bad bet

Seeks countywide anti-crime program

Warns some doctors refuse `assignments'

Claims Tricare Prime retirees shut out

Offers reasons to believe in God

Wants senators to review NAFTA

S.C. aid surplus

University to seal roofs soon

GOP calls on Anderson to withdraw bid

Many grieve for dead

Intoxication contributed to boat accident

Organization receives area landmark gift

Truck pulls in front of train, kills 4

Co-workers ignored threats

Survivors to receive counseling

Workers attend grief session

Survivor thankful for life

Aiken to get new buses

Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

Local and area briefs

On its way

Ambulance accident

Doctors: Georgia needs to up HMO regulation

Buildings Bridges hopes to promote

Pole prayer

Shooting suspect held up bank

Rehab patients entertain

Residents to fight for new school, recall trustees

Chairman refuses to resign willingly

Library vandalism causes frustration

Men sentenced for alien transport

Plant says goodbye to workers

Referendums popular with Georgia voters

Workers struggle with grief

Lawmakers concerned about rising numbers of `gifted' students

City amends alcohol ordinance

Victims: Wise had targets

Study: Georgia has top urban highways

Aiken's infant mortality rate drops

Minister says Wise kept to himself

DEA opening Augusta office

Plant Vogtle wins high safety marks

Local and area briefs

Umps on stopwatches: Out!

Earnhardt hopeful about MBNA 400

Slaney cleared of drug use

Braves simply grand

NBA nixes Rodman idea of playing nice for pay

Baseball notes

Albert wants sex case dismissed

Ali lays claim to memorabilia

Braves in grand-slam form

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

Woman sues after losing bid to become Duke kicker

Cards sign McGwire to three-year contract

Overtime: Augusta's Hudson stopped at Ali Cup

Cowboys' accuser pleads guilty to perjury

Owners still divided on realignment

South Aiken, Irmo renew tennis rivalry

Pacemakers: Movers and shakers in Augusta medicine

Camp memories have lasting effect on chef

Abstinence

Doctors lack liposuction guidelines

Small portions

Chelsea not attending Fishbowl U

Networks can't escape cable TV's long tentacles

BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

Georgia Power gets in electric vehicle business

Business briefs

UPS hiring instead of firing

A hamburger by any other name

Air South calls it quits

El Nino threat causing grain, coffee price hikes

Georgia-Pacific to separate timber business

Consumer prices up moderately

Fed survey: inflation rate slow

Broadcasters still deciding how to utilize digital TV

Death penalty convict gets Internet support

Chip breakthrough promises product improvement

Congress to question safety of Russian space station

Jobs named interim Apple CEO

Possibilities wide open for plan to protect island birds

Lights come back on in Mir

American satellite whizzes past Mir

Homemade absinthe results in serious illness

Studying the poles for climate clues

What's online

Fossil may be biggest T-rex ever