Defends salary of `great doctor'

Raps name changes of public facilities

Wants Ga. declared `Christian state'

Ax homosexual pick

Defends policies of Aiken SPCA

Suggests name for new hockey team

Offers clarification on salary article

Local teen-age hero

S.C. welfare down

Tax inflation rises

A left-wing smear

Slams blaming capitalism for homeless

Victims of abuse get help

Man creates UFO Welcome Center

Signs vandalized in Rudolph style

Price comes off suspension to spark Duke's runaway

Family has special first holiday

Burden bill bound for state Senate

Georgia Lottery drawings held

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Victims were out on bond

Columbia considers train use

Whistleblower protection announced

Coverdell asks opponent to quit

Paramedics must become involved after a rainy-day wreck

Woman has nativity scenes from around the world

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Johnston man charged with murder

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Holiday decorations sometimes take on a peculiar, creative nature

Illness darkens holidays

Georgia lottery drawings held

Illness darkens holidays

Making a joyful noise

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Judge dismissing ethics lawsuit

Girls may be home by Christmas

Fine recommended against nursing home

Student denied religious freedom, he says

Cheaper gas, long weekend to flood roads

City manager to stay in Aiken

Christmas services scheduled

Ruling due in custody case

Area bridges need repairs

Love helps family through hard times

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

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Hawks lose third straight

Kwan not 100 percent, but won't miss nationals

Ewing injury a devastating blow

Phillips, Berroa and Hamelin become free agents

Overtime: Area boxer wins the gold in Greece

Holyfield-Lewis fight, a step closer

Tigermania boosts interest in clubs for young golfers

Holyfield-Lewis bout takes big step forward

UNC unanimous top choice

Thoroughbreds falter

Opponents remain close friends

Clemson tramples Charleston Southern

Seven of Nine very earthbound away from `Trek'

Health notes: Golfers get break

Age old question: The poinsettia story

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Christmas workers

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

Music business on a sound track for holiday sales

On the job: Personal shoppers

Holiday blues

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

Poll: Most teens plan to continue school

Net chat: Jane Pratt

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Xtreme advice: 'I'm so sarcastic'

Video bank gets trial run

Product would be sweeter

Star business professor falls amid vandalism allegations

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Immense balloon proposed to lift astronomy instruments to edge of space

Internet subsidies

Baldness pill approved

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

Russian film director drums up support for making movie in space

Learning with laptops

Dig may link to Jesus' life

IRS faces major technology projects, staff shortages next year