Deal with homeless

10th Amendment comeback

Seeks insurance for mental illness

Mental illness quandary

Salutes teacher who burned out early

Arauz: A cry for help

A blow to Nielsen

Raps minority teacher who kept job

Wants bail payee accommodation

Senator turns 95 Friday

Residents wary of new jail

Pastors call investigation racist

Angels they heard on high

University may get infant AIDS vaccine

United Way leader gives vision, helps surpass fund-raising goals

Therapy causing conflict

Makeover changes prison education

Killings increase in Aiken

Crowds gather for chitlins

Unsolved mysteries

School seeks adults to mentor its pupils

Challenge, luck lead to writing career

Local and area briefs

Director focuses on issues amid both criticism, praise

New fusion reactor may provide clean energy

Gobs of greens

Opposes removal of street people from mill project

Unidentified bodies discovered in the area

Legislators ponder giving mayor authority over administrator

Army monitored King days before murder

Charities call Aiken generous

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Wants Aiken SPCA to alter policies

Holiday fatalities reach 15

Empty Stocking Fund: Education taking toll on family

Leaders propose program changes

Empty Stocking Fund: Theft can drain holiday

Suicide victim covered up his identity

Laments student parents' non-support

Permits for hidden guns rise

Complains about amount of TV ads

Local and area briefs

A lot of trees

Acronyms jumble up meanings

Late 3-pointer helps Georgia edge Lady Tigers

Little puts on good show for homefolks in victory

Columbia proud of Renteria

Hurting for his team

Lehman wins Skins Game title

Carter leads new eligibles on Hall ballot

Britain's Grand Dame of golf remembered as one of the best

Team Canada: Gretzky going to Nagano, Messier stays home

Five area golfers play for tour card

Hawks continue to soar

With win, Hawks run record to 13-2

DH ban hot topic to owners

Bullish on Jordan

Clemson knocks out South Carolina in OT

Swedes defeat U.S. in Davis Cup debacle

`Nutcracker's' appeal crosses gender lines

World is a lucky `Sevens' to Garth Brooks

Could fate of dirigible have been altered?

Seasonal classic back

Many holiday bargains still available for smart travelers

Bestsellers

Prints, drawings offer picture of old India

Young Pioneers

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Hotel offers workers child care

Companies use layoffs to spark growth

Business briefs

CardTrak list loads of bargains

More holidays than Christmas draw attention

Yo-yos return in time for holidays

Pay off debt weighed

Marketers say what colors we will be buying

Expert: U.S plan inadequate as `warmest' year nears end

Red tide suspected of killing fish off Texas coast

Astronaut: Coordination toughest part of satellite catch

NASA says no to sending satellite back into orbit

Congress approves $10 million for computer network

Researchers say Dutch inventor right about overpopulation

Planetary deal in the works

Can humanity survive the next millennium?

Nations fight to keep up with cyberthieves

Eye scans could replace PINs at ATMs