Suggests name for new hockey team

Local teen-age hero

Raps name changes of public facilities

Tax inflation rises

Defends salary of `great doctor'

A left-wing smear

Offers clarification on salary article

Slams blaming capitalism for homeless

S.C. welfare down

Defends policies of Aiken SPCA

Ax homosexual pick

Wants Ga. declared `Christian state'

City manager to stay in Aiken

Christmas services scheduled

Fine recommended against nursing home

Burden bill bound for state Senate

Family has special first holiday

Thank you!

Additional area news

Columbia considers train use

Cheaper gas, long weekend to flood roads

Coverdell asks opponent to quit

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Woman has nativity scenes from around the world

Paramedics must become involved after a rainy-day wreck

Johnston man charged with murder

Price comes off suspension to spark Duke's runaway

Holiday decorations sometimes take on a peculiar, creative nature

Judge dismissing ethics lawsuit

Georgia lottery drawings held

Whistleblower protection announced

Local and area briefs

Girls may be home by Christmas

Making a joyful noise

Love helps family through hard times

Signs vandalized in Rudolph style

Pick the top local stories of 1997

Illness darkens holidays

Victims of abuse get help

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

Area bridges need repairs

Student denied religious freedom, he says

Man creates UFO Welcome Center

UNC unanimous top choice

Hawks lose third straight

Kwan not 100 percent, but won't miss nationals

Phillips, Berroa and Hamelin become free agents

Thoroughbreds falter

Opponents remain close friends

Holyfield-Lewis bout takes big step forward

Overtime: Area boxer wins the gold in Greece

Tigermania boosts interest in clubs for young golfers

Ewing injury a devastating blow

Clemson tramples Charleston Southern

Holyfield-Lewis fight, a step closer

Seven of Nine very earthbound away from `Trek'

Music business on a sound track for holiday sales

Christmas workers

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

Health notes: Golfers get break

Senior calendar

On the job: Personal shoppers

Age old question: The poinsettia story

On the job: Personal shoppers

Xtreme screen

Poll: Most teens plan to continue school

Xtreme advice: 'I'm so sarcastic'

Holiday blues

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

Net chat: Jane Pratt

Video bank gets trial run

Star business professor falls amid vandalism allegations

Additional business news

Product would be sweeter

Internet subsidies

Immense balloon proposed to lift astronomy instruments to edge of space

Baldness pill approved

IRS faces major technology projects, staff shortages next year

Russian film director drums up support for making movie in space

Dig may link to Jesus' life

Learning with laptops

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