Advises research before giving dog

Jail headache over, for now

Finds site selection process flawed

Barryville, D.C.

Knox plan disappoints

Sees savings cellular phone use

Expects Augusta employees to pay for phone service

Wants school site in `fair' location

Unlawful handouts

Doubts Coalition would endorse Jesus

Claims Clinton desecrated vets' graves

Rev. Sadistic

Blasts former mayor's election plans

Focuses on tragedy of Alzheimer's

Mandate driver ed? No way!

Defends role of Taxpayers Association

Hopes for meaningful IRS reforms

Assails WRDW for pre-empting `DS9'

Georgia lottery drawings held

Local and area briefs

Portable devices save lives in Aiken

Additional area news

Aiken schools left holding the bag

Police fight ongoing battle with DUI offenders

Hooah! Jargon speaks volumes

Chatham Co. Superior Court avoids backlog

Dog sniff out drugs on campus

Jackson quadruplets arrive

Nude dancing club is busted

Court fights case backlog

Lending a hand for the holidays

T.W. Josey seeks tutors for college-bound students

Professor says stores, not customers, shortchanged by scanners

Georgia feels brunt of storms

Spirit of Christmas past

Decorating gingerbread for charity

The many blessings for which I give thanks

Popular school teacher is killed

McClain execution date reset

Making a pony tail

Mental health funds redirected

Video poker lawsuit expanded

More than a half ton of cocaine seized, two arrested

Officer wounded by gunman may work again

Augustan urges fair treatment for mental health patients

Hinesville killer found guilty

Gingrich puts to rest rumors of retirement

Veterans park effort gets boost

Colonial Days

Spann gets life sentence

Lady Jags sock it to Paine

Mize tries his hand at course design

Road Atlanta work to make circuit one of country's best

NASCAR notebook

Sampras leads U.S. into final

Prosecutor will not charge Shinn in sex case

Galarraga gets 'great' deal

Montgomerie vaults Scotland into top spot at World Cup

NBA notebook

Grunwald not about to make quick moves

MLB notebook

First Tee project gives kids a chance

Tournaments open area's basketball season

Clemson sizzles in romp

Compagnoni, racing through heavy snow, wins giant slalom

Overtime: Augusta native to play UGA golf

College basketball notebook

Hawks drop close one to Pistons

Atlanta finally loses after 11 straight wins

NHL: Lindros didn't bite Shark, and that's the tooth

McGriff getting used to idea of being a Devil Ray 112297 - The Augusta Chronicle

Readers in luck as author combines comedy, crime in `Lucky You'

Pride in perseverance

Cartoon era comes to an end

Christian Stylites noted for difficult lives

`Liberty!' takes fresh look at Revolutionary War

Correcting name is in good taste

Hot toys for a cool Yule

Church bulletin

Bestsellers

Christians finding roots in Judaism

With Habitat's help, woman made house a home

Business calendar

Pacific leaders facing spreading currency crisis

Business briefs

Poll: Shoppers split on early Christmas

Paper-goods giant to cut about 5,000 jobs, 7 percent of its payroll

Competition stiff for retailers

Gen Xers want control, material things

'Tis the season to shop

On the move

Additional business news

South Korea seeks IMF bailout

Wachovia buys out Florida-based bank

Part-time work popular, but undervalued

Evaluate goals before investing

Consumers refuse to pay retail prices

Virtual retirement a growing trend

On the money

Abbey goes high tech

`Magritte' CD-ROM provides understanding of artist

Devices aim at preventing Repetitive Stress Injury

Best buys for holidays among computer-related products

Pondering the meaning of computer compositions

Report: IBM's Gerstner to stay on for five more years

Do-gooding, online and offline

U.S.: Microsoft tried to leverage Windows to help Internet browser

Internet giving coaches more worries than ever

Spacewalk planned to recover satellite

Cyburbia: The Wright font for correspondence

Libraries can be checked out on the Web

Speed thrills with racing games