Tax is only delayed

Pines for `good ol' Southern living'

Praises judge for changing jury decision

Identify HIV predators

Corrupt reformers

Finds `facts' on sheriff's car prices off

Urges support for mentally disabled

Hits the `rape' of Social Security

Laments cartoonist Wells' retirement

Praises bravery of `extreme' Marines

Time for a conclave

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Commission decides to postpone vote

Fall foliage

Georgia lottery drawings held

State looks to name part of Ashley a scenic river

'Junkman' buys up surplus items

Schlesinger keynote speaker

Deer invading S.C. neighborhoods

Additional area news

Great American Smokeout observed locally

Six hospital employees fired

City nears decision on director

Paul Knox Middle to be renovated, not rebuilt

Linkster saves friend's life

Killer's escape terrifies victim's widow

Concert scene showing new life

Tree festival

Statistics measure Augusta population

Home-schooled students may have HOPE

Commissioners file complaint with county

Agents seize arcade machines

Time to read

Georgia lottery drawings held

Business incubator officially opened

County Council approves bond package

Official's nephew rehired

Additional area news

Interstate accident

Record traffic predicted

Judge denies teen-ager's petition

Trying to find the cure

Authorities make appeal regarding Olympic bombing

Hundreds expected for movie showing

'All-America' Aiken basks in glow of award

Prison originally planned for less-violent criminals

Student slashed at Josey

FBI looking into taped police beating

Uninsured motorists under siege

Boston makes bold trade for Martinez

A Tiger's shadow looms over Sorenstam

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

McGriff traded for prospect

A night of heavy trading for baseball's brokers

Els wins PGA Grand Slam of Golf

Pacers romp to first win

Overtime: Greenbrier aims at playoffs

Marlins face pitching shortage

Sauerborn tops girls' tennis team

Atlanta embraces its homeless NBA heroes

Green to be new NBA Iron Man

Elliott has successful surgery

Boosters shy away from suggestion Charlotte snagging Twins

Schuerholz ponders life after Fred

Leonard was ready for call

Twins edge closer to North Carolina

New teams look to pitchers

Foreman jokes about boxing into his 60s

Overtime: Southern puts playoff tickets on sale early

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

Swedish Olympic Committee turns down Ostersund's bid

Hawks remain undefeated

Facades of time

Studios offer cornucopia of flicks to grab holiday dollars

Revision of `Joy' continues a tumultuous saga

Prince Phillip: Royal life easier with a good marriage

Let them eat snake for creepy, crawly birthday

Countdown to 'Midnight'

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

Clint may not be there, but his new beer will

Conflicting views

Altered Confederate logo a powerful merchandising tool

Health calendar

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

Companies offer digital phone service

Home improvement chain sees record earnings despite settlement

Additional business news

Some travel fees levied

South Korea reveals financial bailout plan

Prices of drugs increase

Columbia zooms into orbit with 180-degree flip

Latest gizmos angle to take piece of Internet from PCs

Study: Chemotherapy plus tamoxifen improves breast cancer survival

IBM touts computer that obeys users in a human way

At Comdex, vendors focus on hand-held devices

Study confirms Einstein originated theory of relativity

Atlantis improperly attached to plane in cross-country flight

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

Doing the twist: Columbia will flip in space shuttle first