Hopes for meaningful IRS reforms

Jail headache over, for now

Finds site selection process flawed

Rev. Sadistic

Knox plan disappoints

Unlawful handouts

Expects Augusta employees to pay for phone service

Barryville, D.C.

Assails WRDW for pre-empting `DS9'

Sees savings cellular phone use

Claims Clinton desecrated vets' graves

Wants school site in `fair' location

Blasts former mayor's election plans

Focuses on tragedy of Alzheimer's

Mandate driver ed? No way!

Defends role of Taxpayers Association

Doubts Coalition would endorse Jesus

Advises research before giving dog

Lending a hand for the holidays

Mental health funds redirected

Gingrich puts to rest rumors of retirement

Additional area news

Professor says stores, not customers, shortchanged by scanners

Popular school teacher is killed

Video poker lawsuit expanded

Making a pony tail

Augustan urges fair treatment for mental health patients

Police fight ongoing battle with DUI offenders

Nude dancing club is busted

Chatham Co. Superior Court avoids backlog

More than a half ton of cocaine seized, two arrested

Jackson quadruplets arrive

Spann gets life sentence

Court fights case backlog

Georgia lottery drawings held

Hooah! Jargon speaks volumes

Officer wounded by gunman may work again

Spirit of Christmas past

Hinesville killer found guilty

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

Veterans park effort gets boost

Portable devices save lives in Aiken

Colonial Days

Georgia feels brunt of storms

Local and area briefs

The many blessings for which I give thanks

McClain execution date reset

Dog sniff out drugs on campus

Decorating gingerbread for charity

Aiken schools left holding the bag

MLB notebook

Mize tries his hand at course design

Grunwald not about to make quick moves

Compagnoni, racing through heavy snow, wins giant slalom

Atlanta finally loses after 11 straight wins

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

Tournaments open area's basketball season

Clemson sizzles in romp

NASCAR notebook

Overtime: Augusta native to play UGA golf

Galarraga gets 'great' deal

Montgomerie vaults Scotland into top spot at World Cup

Prosecutor will not charge Shinn in sex case

First Tee project gives kids a chance

Sampras leads U.S. into final

Hawks drop close one to Pistons

College basketball notebook

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

NBA notebook

Lady Jags sock it to Paine

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

Christian Stylites noted for difficult lives

Correcting name is in good taste

Cartoon era comes to an end

Pride in perseverance

Hot toys for a cool Yule

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

`Liberty!' takes fresh look at Revolutionary War

Christians finding roots in Judaism

With Habitat's help, woman made house a home


Church bulletin

Part-time work popular, but undervalued

Gen Xers want control, material things

Evaluate goals before investing

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

Consumers refuse to pay retail prices

Additional business news

On the money

'Tis the season to shop

Virtual retirement a growing trend

Wachovia buys out Florida-based bank

On the move

Business briefs

Business calendar

Competition stiff for retailers

Poll: Shoppers split on early Christmas

Pacific leaders facing spreading currency crisis

South Korea seeks IMF bailout

Cyburbia: The Wright font for correspondence

`Magritte' CD-ROM provides understanding of artist

Speed thrills with racing games

Spacewalk planned to recover satellite

Do-gooding, online and offline

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

Devices aim at preventing Repetitive Stress Injury

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

Internet giving coaches more worries than ever

Abbey goes high tech

Libraries can be checked out on the Web

Best buys for holidays among computer-related products

Pondering the meaning of computer compositions