Probe may result in charges

Slams the homeless as irresponsible

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Raps USC gift from `Indian givers'

Kicks latest wide-leg pants fashion

Praises public employees for sacrifices

Bass-loving Lau teams with fly angler on TV

Claims Bush Field not named for `hero'

Hunters mark success both near and far

Graham in select company

Attacks `inefficient' states' rights idea

Seeks end of `tyranny' by the court

Blasts `burned out' teacher for quitting

New chamber president happy to return to area

Warns parents to keep eyes on children

A new Chamber era

George Weiss

Hits Aiken SPCA for tough rules

Local and area briefs

Study abuses alleged

Miller still enjoys being governor

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Walker, Avery lead ARC to win

Holidays can be lonely without families around

Overtime: Former champ gets upset win

Researcher defends snakes

A new bike

Holiday harmonies

South Aiken suffers first loss of season

Auditor: $92,000gone from tax office

Judge to take lawsuit

Teen-ager accused of girl's slaying

Father in custody tiff denies trying to hide

Creech's hospitality results in shot at international play

SRS budget keeps jobs awhile

Secret Santa leaves legacy of philanthropy

Accident

Teacher kisses pig for cash

Harvest smaller this year

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

Team Finland takes five of six from Augusta

Pick the top local stories of 1997

Oregon may hire manager

Ex-parte bonds go unused

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Lawmakers debate FOI laws

Teacher faces drug charge

Local and area briefs

Judge: Public can't access vacation records

Property owners enticed

Mother's death clouds teen mom's holiday

Christmastime chrunch

Drug sting nabs man acquitted in killing

North Pole bound

1-900 calls charged to fire department phone

Pick the top local stories of 1997

Miller's wife urged governor's re-election

Overtime: Lipinski wins tournament in in Germany

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No. 1 Tar Heels sneak past Seminoles

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

High school downsizes boys athletic program

Biggest man on NCAA court getting smaller

Campbell, Lakers end Hawks' spree

Flame relay begins after bad weather prevents full ceremony

Glover man of moment

Austin Peay whips Georgia Southern

McNeeley to dedicate next fight to Farley

No. 20 Dogs fall to W. Virginia

Clemson survives Seton Hall scare

Cobb County jury awards no damages in case against Cardinals player

Tidings of joy

Comedian's Augusta show debuts on HBO tonight

Couple find holidays express their life together

Courtesies necessary for season

Church bulletin

The other Yucatan

Christianity gathers its strength from truth

Nothing alien found in animal deaths

Keilor spins more adventures from Wobegun

Many keep holiday simple

Classic revives more than `A Christmas Memory'

Business-related suicides on rise

Time left to save on taxes

Business people on the move

Watch out for potential buyers' fees

Often, best Christmas gift is restraint

Business briefs: CSRA Diversity Conference accepting workshop proposals

Business calendar: AMBASA sponsors Kwanzaa Affair '97

Thanks critical to lobby

Cannondale re-creates wheelchairs

Charities aggressively seek money

Mutual funds may fit into gift packages

Stocks fall but recover much of loss

Computers 102: It's time for a test

Scientists order eye protection

Wristwatch phone debuts at Olympics

Judge: Taking browser off Windows 95 is easy

FDA urges caution with laser pointers

EPA finds little risk of mercury poisoning from eating fish

Car computers help drivers find their way

Northeast states, EPA reach agreement on smog from Midwest