Stays home because of severe allergies

Warns some doctors refuse `assignments'

Seeks countywide anti-crime program

Unfinished business

Charges Charen couldn't know

Says those who serve deserve benefits

Air South a bad bet

Laments lack of help for Rocky Creek

Offers reasons to believe in God

S.C. aid surplus

Claims Tricare Prime retirees shut out

Dr. William S. Boyd

Wants senators to review NAFTA

Minister says Wise kept to himself

City amends alcohol ordinance

Truck pulls in front of train, kills 4

Buildings Bridges hopes to promote

Aiken's infant mortality rate drops

Plant Vogtle wins high safety marks

Plant says goodbye to workers

DEA opening Augusta office

Organization receives area landmark gift

On its way

Library vandalism causes frustration

Aiken to get new buses

Study: Georgia has top urban highways

Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

Ambulance accident

Doctors: Georgia needs to up HMO regulation

Survivors to receive counseling

Pole prayer

Intoxication contributed to boat accident

Shooting suspect held up bank

Local and area briefs

Survivor thankful for life

GOP calls on Anderson to withdraw bid

Chairman refuses to resign willingly

Lawmakers concerned about rising numbers of `gifted' students

Men sentenced for alien transport

University to seal roofs soon

Workers attend grief session

Co-workers ignored threats

Residents to fight for new school, recall trustees

Workers struggle with grief

Local and area briefs

Many grieve for dead

Referendums popular with Georgia voters

Rehab patients entertain

Victims: Wise had targets

Slaney cleared of drug use

Braves in grand-slam form

Owners still divided on realignment

Cowboys' accuser pleads guilty to perjury

NBA nixes Rodman idea of playing nice for pay

Earnhardt hopeful about MBNA 400

Albert wants sex case dismissed

Umps on stopwatches: Out!

Cards sign McGwire to three-year contract

Braves simply grand

Woman sues after losing bid to become Duke kicker

Baseball notes

Overtime: Augusta's Hudson stopped at Ali Cup

Ali lays claim to memorabilia

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

South Aiken, Irmo renew tennis rivalry

Chelsea not attending Fishbowl U

Networks can't escape cable TV's long tentacles


Small portions

Camp memories have lasting effect on chef

Pacemakers: Movers and shakers in Augusta medicine

Doctors lack liposuction guidelines

Air South calls it quits

A hamburger by any other name

Business briefs

UPS hiring instead of firing

El Nino threat causing grain, coffee price hikes

BellSouth, competitors take expansion hopes to PSC

Fed survey: inflation rate slow

Consumer prices up moderately

Georgia Power gets in electric vehicle business

Georgia-Pacific to separate timber business

Chip breakthrough promises product improvement

Broadcasters still deciding how to utilize digital TV

Lights come back on in Mir

Possibilities wide open for plan to protect island birds

Fossil may be biggest T-rex ever

Jobs named interim Apple CEO

Studying the poles for climate clues

American satellite whizzes past Mir

Congress to question safety of Russian space station

What's online

Death penalty convict gets Internet support

Homemade absinthe results in serious illness