Explains `federal sales tax' advantage

Finds `facts' on sheriff's car prices off

Defends FRA efforts for safe railroads

CBS-TV pushes pot

Too many cell phones

Hits the `rape' of Social Security

Pines for `good ol' Southern living'

Identify HIV predators

Skill makes immigrant wife employable

Praises bravery of `extreme' Marines

Corrupt reformers

Likes Halloween, doubts `faith healers'

Fresh coat of paint

Concert scene showing new life

Trying to find the cure

Commission decides to postpone vote

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With all the trimmings

Authorities make appeal regarding Olympic bombing

Soldier loses stripes for fraternization

Hundreds expected for movie showing

Pre-kindergarten gets parents involved

Schlesinger keynote speaker

Hospital patients report abuse

Feds release new information on Atlanta bombings

Cases placed on hold

Senate subcommittee investigates Air South loan package

Schrenko calls on teachers

'All-America' Aiken basks in glow of award

AIDS quilt now on display

Georgia lottery drawings held

Judge denies teen-ager's petition

Tree festival

County Council approves bond package

State looks to name part of Ashley a scenic river

Student slashed at Josey

Additional area news

AMA visits students to hear concerns

Officials urge detour as construction begins

Weather, prices dampen cotton crop

Georgia lottery drawings held

Reed Creek project may get funding

Commission to be asked to approve tax

Linkster saves friend's life

Money set aside to help working poor

Fall foliage

Deer invading S.C. neighborhoods

Killer's escape terrifies victim's widow

Home-schooled students may have HOPE

Lady Dogs coach still likes chances despite losing all five starters

Arizona opens deep pockets

Jeff Gordon: The prince (and king) of stock car racing

New teams look to pitchers

Titleholders assist nine local charities

Sauerborn tops girls' tennis team

Twins edge closer to North Carolina

Overtime: Greenbrier aims at playoffs

Braves get Weiss, say farewell to Blauser

McGriff traded for prospect

Woods leads Grand Slam of Golf

Hawks remain undefeated

Clemson holds 5th position

Overtime: Vote scheduled on renovations to the `Patch'

On the fringe: Notes, quotes and news from the world of golf

Lakers eye record with visit to Utah

How Swede it is: U.S. has Sampras for Davis Cup

Humble Gordon stakes claim to greatness

Tourney being called `unofficial fifth major'

Clemson women advance in NCAA soccer

Lady Jaguars win opener

Els wins PGA Grand Slam of Golf

Star of daytime

Facades of time

Busty Barbie to lose some famous curves

Senior calendar

The People's Pharmacy: Non-drug pain relief beneficial

Age old question: Friendships need to be nurtured

Fun personality essential for character and his fan club

Let them eat snake for creepy, crawly birthday

Revision of `Joy' continues a tumultuous saga

Can this marriage be saved: Memories don't erase very easily

Shop: Aiken reader offers a caveat to column on electric carts

Xtreme style

Show's popularity a surprise

Xtreme calendar

Breaking away

Xtreme screen

Bridgestone to use Bechtel services

Dream comes true in medical field

Imagyn division adds on

Columbia/HCA announces reorganization that sets up potential spin-offs

Home improvement chain sees record earnings despite settlement

In settling sex-harassment case, Smith Barney to set training goals

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Prices of drugs increase

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Some travel fees levied

FDIC orders three Georgia banks to revamp computers for 2000

University looks to put newsreels on Internet

One in five nursing home patients getting inappropriate drugs

FDA approves new blood thinner to lower heart attack, stroke risk

Doing the twist: Columbia will flip in space shuttle first

At Comdex, vendors focus on hand-held devices

Feds allowing some motorists to have on-off switches for air bags

Public service Pulitzer to be opened to online journalism by newspapers

Study: Chemotherapy plus tamoxifen improves breast cancer survival

NASA fixes fuel system leaks, proceeds with countdown

Study confirms Einstein originated theory of relativity

Latest gizmos angle to take piece of Internet from PCs