Accepts no excuse for disbelief

Learns a new lesson from astronaut

Commission races cooking

Supports candidacy of former felon

How to reform IRS

Questions release of prisoners at jail

Doesn't fear reform will take liberty

Congress: stand firm

Arts alive and well in N. Augusta

Gore's legal freebie

Calls Columbia a year-round circus

Welcomes new plans for old mill

Wants Senate to take time on judgeships

PK's paranoid critics

Locate vital mission at SRS

Thieves feast on holidays

Greek tastes tempt Augusta

Religious rally hits home for Augusta men in Washington

County to vote on park

Local and regional news briefs

Dig uncovers colonial life

Number of police chases have dropped

Thurmond going back to work today

Children's hair finds colors

`Life Chain' forms to protest abortion

Commissions tries to balance funds, taxes

Jail officials look forward to bigger facility

Handbook explains teen driving dangers

Magnet schools ranked high

Police chases in the spotlight

Company may handle Aiken Cable

Report of air crash a hoax, officials say

Thurmond hospitalized after feeling faint at rally

Enoree, Tyger watersheds facing quality problems

Child is worse than El Nino

Sunday area briefs

Rosemary opens after restoration

Aiken festival draws crowds

Filling the air

Comic bite

Blood center honors Augustan

Remedial U

Orioles win on pitching by Mussina

Overtime: Augustans winners in kickboxing

NASCAR notebook

Langer leads German Masters with record 12-under-par 60

Indians force fifth game

Braves hoping they're hot against Marlins

Augusta Prep stuns Stratford

Yankees bomb Indians

How they ran

Bowman takes the heat, delivers Cup championships

Golf roundup: Love wins Challenge in record style

Bodine hoping for better finishes

Braves take a break

Mariners live to play another day

Labonte mishaps help Jarrett

Hawks open training camp

Georgia Southern to open new wildlife center

Three area clubs are among state's top 10

Artist of ordinary and unusual retains freshness

Offer late guests a quick drink

Documentary explores the pressures of competition

Bumper-to-bumper bargains along a southern byway

Hidden closet treasures

Time left to build nest egg

Business calendar

Women's board progress slow

National Geographic: 109 years compressed into 30 disks

Chicken processors in constant fight with microbes

Author: `Addiction' not the right term to apply to Internet obsession

Hot Java

The domain name game

Runaway youth found at home of Internet acquaintance

Consensus unlikely on global warming

Lost in the E-mail

`More Bugs in Boxes' mixes entertainment, learning

Universities at work on faster Internet

NASA delays Atlantis crew homecoming