`Hate crime' doubts

Wants `just the facts' on Medicare

Warns against putting trust in psychics

United Way successes

Laments today's lack of dignity, respect

Differs with editorial on growth efforts

Defends letters to the editor on God

Praises political columnist's directness

Move `forward together'

Marine-hater booted

Calls for cool heads on global warming

Blasts prejudice toward immigrant wife

Attacks Nielson, likes her challenger

Defends criticism of Mars venture

How to cut car costs

Car ban savings

Rails against `police terrorism'

Raps controversial ASU art exhibit

Massey hit with ethics complaint

Citadel alumni group changes name, allows noncadets to join

Riverwatch extension 'largest project by far'

DHEC to continue testing lakeside beaches' water quality

Veterans honored

Local and area briefs

Aiken group to meet Gore, accept award

Program develops reading skills

Accepting bribe gets ex-agent year in jail

New race day is successful

Year's first freeze should have little economic impact

Quadruplets are coming, ready or not

Group wants Corps to privatize land

Clyde Wells to illustrate last cartoon

Guatemalan men sentenced to prison in migrant slavery case

Rank exaggerates city's video play

EPA orders new pollution standards for paper plants

Schools measure up tests

Christmas shopping

Ex-mayor filing for pardon

School performance funds doled out

Craft show brings Christmas early to Augusta

Georgia lottery drawings held

Talk of the town

Sprucing things up

Reliving the past

Grand jury calls for more oversight of indigent-defense

Additional area news

Plutonium production risks studied

School named to compete in contest

Bodine grabs spotlight with qualifying record

Golf's past makes a plea for the future

Jaguars' opener disappoints coach

Martin hopes to keep pressure on Gordon

NBA notes

Overtime: Triple Crown winner Arcaro dies at age 81

Georgia State hangs tough in loss to Hoyas

Eagles looking to regain respect

Sampras beats and ousts Rafter, Moya, Bjorkman advance

Beaver cautions that Twins move far from a done deal

Food bank seeking hunters to donate deer

Debut easy for UNC vet

McCarron, Lietzke take Shootout lead

Golf fans flock to glimpse Snead

It could be open season for talent-laden Braves

Mishap puts Gordon in back of pack

5-year-old Sennacherib good enough to win Holiday Cup

Overtime: Sneed to be in Augusta today

Gamecocks slip past Terrapins

Eagles, Dogs seek respect, tourney spots

Roberts makes coaching debut tonight

No jockey better than Arcaro

Expansion draft only the beginning of wheeling and dealing

Hawks barely cling on for victory

Clemson tops Tennessee Tech

Devane darts to ARCA win

EPA toughening rules on paper-mill emmissions 111597 - The Augusta Chronicle

Different home, same heart

Store of love

Anniversary marks miracle of life

Ask Carson

Augusta native chosen to lead Baptist convention in Florida

Museum strives to preserve art of the South

Building strengthens the group

Young performers give`King' lion heart in Broadway musical

Best sellers

Church bulletin

Five years of excellence

Seminars helps couples stay together

Author finding vindication through publications on dogs

`Lion King' transformed from screen to stage

Get in the game

Dracula staked claim on marauding Turks

American to head up automaker

Additional business news

Picture not pretty for Kodak

Business briefs: Outreach program elects new president

Viatical investment carries risk

Companies targeting businesses of women

Consumers urged to watch holiday spending

Business people on the move

Westinghouse sale marks end of an industrial era

Agents on call round the clock

Business calendar: Training, development seminar keys on diversity

Sales decline, stable prices signal economic chill in October

Falling space junk lights sky

Researchers isolate gene linked to one form of inherited deafness

Prozac found effective in fighting depression in young people

For many, Internet is access to democracy

Dallas suburb sees a surge in heroin deaths

Scrolling mice are welcome improvements

Engines need to know where to search

Cyburbia: Picture a game gone wrong

Government wants warnings against mixing alcohol and pain pills

Gates decries 'witch hunt' against Microsoft