Wants Ga. declared `Christian state'

S.C. welfare down

Tax inflation rises

Raps name changes of public facilities

Offers clarification on salary article

A left-wing smear

Local teen-age hero

Ax homosexual pick

Defends policies of Aiken SPCA

Defends salary of `great doctor'

Suggests name for new hockey team

Slams blaming capitalism for homeless

City manager to stay in Aiken

Christmas services scheduled

Fine recommended against nursing home

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Pick the top local stories of 1997

Columbia considers train use

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Coverdell asks opponent to quit

Cheaper gas, long weekend to flood roads

Woman has nativity scenes from around the world

Love helps family through hard times

Johnston man charged with murder

Victims of abuse get help

Holiday decorations sometimes take on a peculiar, creative nature

Burden bill bound for state Senate

Georgia lottery drawings held

Judge dismissing ethics lawsuit

Price comes off suspension to spark Duke's runaway

Whistleblower protection announced

Paramedics must become involved after a rainy-day wreck

Girls may be home by Christmas

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Area bridges need repairs

Signs vandalized in Rudolph style

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Illness darkens holidays

Family has special first holiday

Victims were out on bond

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Illness darkens holidays

Ruling due in custody case

Christmas in the South: A legacy of stories, tales and traditions

Making a joyful noise

Student denied religious freedom, he says

Man creates UFO Welcome Center

Thoroughbreds falter

Phillips, Berroa and Hamelin become free agents

Holyfield-Lewis bout takes big step forward

Tigermania boosts interest in clubs for young golfers

Clemson tramples Charleston Southern

Opponents remain close friends

UNC unanimous top choice

Overtime: Area boxer wins the gold in Greece

Kwan not 100 percent, but won't miss nationals

Hawks lose third straight

Ewing injury a devastating blow

Holyfield-Lewis fight, a step closer

Health notes: Golfers get break

On the job: Personal shoppers

Seven of Nine very earthbound away from `Trek'

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On the job: Personal shoppers

Christmas workers

Age old question: The poinsettia story

Music business on a sound track for holiday sales

Christmas in the South: A legacy of stories, tales and traditions

Poll: Most teens plan to continue school

Xtreme advice: 'I'm so sarcastic'

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Holiday blues

Net chat: Jane Pratt

Xtreme style: Jennifer Annis enjoys a relaxed, loose-fitting look

Star business professor falls amid vandalism allegations

Video bank gets trial run

Product would be sweeter

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Dig may link to Jesus' life

Internet subsidies

Russian film director drums up support for making movie in space

Baldness pill approved

Learning with laptops

Immense balloon proposed to lift astronomy instruments to edge of space

`Radar' baseball among new sporting goods to be shown in Atlanta

IRS faces major technology projects, staff shortages next year