Supports rehiring of Jason Beard

Praises programs at Josey High School

Blast pro sports figures for behavior

Donnan's commitment

Hails administrator for a `fine job'

Offers new meaning for acronym

Blames capitalist system for homeless

Clemency for Turner

Can't disconnect unwanted airbags

Curb travel abuse

Historic ground-breakings

Hits Congress, not IRS, for tax mess

Says flag marred N. Augusta parade

Abernathy's new disgrace

Chemical spills decline sharply

Beasley promises scholarships for B-average students

Legislation may preserve parts of affirmative action

Additional area news

Authorities look for murder suspect

New town hall finished

Budget options analyzed

Just what's in a handshake?

Private landfill may be closed

Prayer kept family strong

SRS pollution could increase slightly

Teachers proud of art produced by students

Efforts for memorial move slowly

Campbell aides to be at tax-bill bribery probe in January

Dream became a nightmare

Museum board adopts strategic plan

Congressmen join call for logging halt in Southern Appalachians

SRS pollution could increase slightly

Woman awarded $4.5 million in malpractice case

Special education teaching assistant arrested

Clapping along to music during puppet show

Miller adds Augustan to board

Secret Service probing counterfeit case

Mobile homes popping up all over Edgefield County

Needed funding looks optimistic

Allison Jones always busy

Condon backs off threats of arresting video poker operators

Christmas should be happy time

Custody battle on hold

Town debates proposed annexation

Santa's helpers getting ready for the big night

Miller does some manual labor

Beaufort considers payments to property owner who annex into city

Handyman arrested in Greenwood death

Georgia lottery drawings held

Church restoration supported

Environmental trial set for January

Some teen-agers prefer hunting

Blood banks expect dropoff

Braves deal Fox, land Williams

Thoroughbreds stomp Evans

No-notice drug tests to be added for USOC training programs

Hockey deal nearly done

Sea gulls leave ocean for big lakes

'Slight pain' from lingering injury forces Kwan out of Champions final

Duke, North Carolina face final exams, weekend tests

Coach learns price of success

Street ready to start over

Big brother took game over

Basketball star slowed by injury

The long, wondrous Year of the Tiger nears an end

Overtime: Kelly named Freshman All-American

Four defensemen close in NHL All-Star balloting

Overtime: Bowden rewarded

Ice-cold Atlanta scorched by Suns

Twins exec says N.C. 'very, very viable' market for baseball

Orioles sign slugger Joe Carter

Witherspoon wants one more title shot

No. 4 Kentucky back home to take on Georgia Tech

Region 3-AAAA dominates

The hoop scoop: Friday's prep basketball scores

Bass tournament results

Club calendar

New movies: Slasher, cute kid have audiences screaming

Comic anxious to nose her way into TV sitcom

Young actress brightens potentially drab character

Symphony throws big holiday party

Church Bulletin

Opry House provided Nelson's springboard

Loder's a solid anchor for MTV's brand of news

CBS News in first again after five years

Entertainment calendar

Concert watch

`Messiah'

Sequel's worth writing home about

Without love we truly are nothing

Show captures spirit of the season

Churches join to provide shelter from the storm

Video watch

Fellowship is recruiting for Christ

Aiken, Augusta prepare for parades

Retail sales sluggish in the month before Christmas

Teen spending strong during holidays

CVB board threatens to hold funds

Treasury secretary 'seriously disturbed' by IRS violations

Reebok blames slowdown on "soft" demand for high-end sports shoes

Healthtex releasing employees

Store making major move

Georgia economy on steady pace

Producer prices drop for eighth time this year

Clinton to order millions redirected to fix Year 2000 problem

Research worker killed by virus from monkey

American on Mir plans to celebrate holidays in style

Microsoft Corporation avoids fine

U.S. gets almost everything it wanted in global warming talks

Game makers go back to the future

FDA advisers back saliva test for preterm labor

FDA approves weapon against kidney transplant rejection