Probe may result in charges

Warns parents to keep eyes on children

Bass-loving Lau teams with fly angler on TV

Slams the homeless as irresponsible

Attacks `inefficient' states' rights idea

Hunters mark success both near and far

Raps USC gift from `Indian givers'

Graham in select company

Blasts `burned out' teacher for quitting

Claims Bush Field not named for `hero'

Kicks latest wide-leg pants fashion

Praises public employees for sacrifices

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New chamber president happy to return to area

A new Chamber era

Hits Aiken SPCA for tough rules

George Weiss

Seeks end of `tyranny' by the court

Teacher faces drug charge

Accident

Christmastime chrunch

SRS budget keeps jobs awhile

North Pole bound

Researcher defends snakes

Overtime: Former champ gets upset win

Pick the top local stories of 1997

1-900 calls charged to fire department phone

Lawmakers debate FOI laws

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Harvest smaller this year

Walker, Avery lead ARC to win

Study abuses alleged

Father in custody tiff denies trying to hide

Team Finland takes five of six from Augusta

A new bike

Holidays can be lonely without families around

Miller's wife urged governor's re-election

Oregon may hire manager

Miller still enjoys being governor

Auditor: $92,000gone from tax office

Local and area briefs

Teen-ager accused of girl's slaying

Teacher kisses pig for cash

Creech's hospitality results in shot at international play

South Aiken suffers first loss of season

Secret Santa leaves legacy of philanthropy

Judge to take lawsuit

Georgia Field Trials slated to begin at Di-Lane Jan. 2

Judge: Public can't access vacation records

Pick the top local stories of 1997

Mother's death clouds teen mom's holiday

Ex-parte bonds go unused

Drug sting nabs man acquitted in killing

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Property owners enticed

Holiday harmonies

Local and area briefs

Overtime: Lipinski wins tournament in in Germany

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Clemson survives Seton Hall scare

McNeeley to dedicate next fight to Farley

Biggest man on NCAA court getting smaller

Glover man of moment

No. 20 Dogs fall to W. Virginia

Bryant probably won't be Jordan's `Air Apparent'

Campbell, Lakers end Hawks' spree

Cobb County jury awards no damages in case against Cardinals player

Austin Peay whips Georgia Southern

Flame relay begins after bad weather prevents full ceremony

No. 1 Tar Heels sneak past Seminoles

High school downsizes boys athletic program

Many keep holiday simple

Christianity gathers its strength from truth

Classic revives more than `A Christmas Memory'

Keilor spins more adventures from Wobegun

Nothing alien found in animal deaths

The other Yucatan

Tidings of joy

Comedian's Augusta show debuts on HBO tonight

Courtesies necessary for season

Church bulletin

Couple find holidays express their life together

Often, best Christmas gift is restraint

Business briefs: CSRA Diversity Conference accepting workshop proposals

Stocks fall but recover much of loss

Cannondale re-creates wheelchairs

Mutual funds may fit into gift packages

Business-related suicides on rise

Time left to save on taxes

Charities aggressively seek money

Watch out for potential buyers' fees

Business calendar: AMBASA sponsors Kwanzaa Affair '97

Thanks critical to lobby

Business people on the move

EPA finds little risk of mercury poisoning from eating fish

FDA urges caution with laser pointers

Car computers help drivers find their way

Computers 102: It's time for a test

Scientists order eye protection

Northeast states, EPA reach agreement on smog from Midwest

Wristwatch phone debuts at Olympics

Judge: Taking browser off Windows 95 is easy