Labor leaders nervous about Teamsters legal problems

Workers with disability at higher risk

Persisting Japan bank crisis raises fears

Bull market raced to record

Minister: No beer in heaven

Hectic year for business

How about fair dialogue?

Supports mother of Gracewood victim

Praises chaplain's volunteer work

Seeks approval for retaining BellSouth

Wants support for classroom discipline

All good things get tossed out

Strengthen S.C. FOI law

Seeks compassion, seasonal spirit

Questions tax-funding hall of fame

Learns government promise no guarantee

Trimming Augusta's budget

Slams attack on `Indian givers'

God is watching

Claims editorial violates `decency'

Questions chancellor's inquisitor

Advocates chain gang for skinheads

Woods boosts interest in golf among children

New album casts light on a rekindled Bob Dylan

Georgia lottery drawings held

Positive identifications still forthcoming

Time running out to make contribution, get tax break

Business briefs

Burden to create debates

Georgia frenzied in 1997

Crowd gathers to celebrate Kwanzaa

Consolidation raises budget, not savings

Dispute with gay attorney has historic potential

Quartet will sing for family party

Beasley spent more than $85,000 on Asia trip

Local and area briefs

Funeral training in the works

MCG fraud scheme is top area story

Whiskey Road being beautified

Gambling tops 1997 S.C. stories

Consumer groups want to know if Bowers had conflict in Blue Cross case

Attendance to affect driving privileges

Carless custodian walks 20 miles to work

Area advertising club to discuss aging

SRS officials want L-Lake cleaned

Case to settle who keeps girls

Turner spends Christmas at home

Binding arbitration agreed to

Hundreds file into Catawba Bingo grand opening

Leader's son gets free instruction

Additional area news

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Park closed, evacuation plan set as rivers rise

Year kicks off with escape of inmates

Graham gains reputation in Congress

MCG fraud scheme is top area story

More education, counseling needed, say juvenile justice officials

Boogyman disappeared after six decades

Derrick finds life after Congress hectic

Sleet possible for Augusta area

No. 4 Kentucky says it won't overlook lowly Louisville

UTEP coach approaches 700 victories

Richmond stuns Stone Mountain

College hoops notes: UCLA paid a price not to play Murray

Top 25 basketball roundup: TCU wins

Atlanta eyeing memorabilia site

U.S. Olympic Speedskating Team Trials -- first step to Nagano

Five skaters win berths on the U.S. Olympic team

Westside in tourney finals

Florence records hockey sellout

Golf: Year of the revolving door

Brooker just waiting his turn to play

Georgia faces major challenge

Tech hands Miami first loss

South Aiken loses opener

Heels survive Dog bite

NBA notes: Trends from the season

Jury still out on Dogs' Jirsa after close call

No charges filed in the death of Michigan wrestler

Top story is Tiger's

Arkansas topples Saint Louis

Jordan shoots Bulls past Hawks

Nowen wins second straight race

Visit from father is Agbatan's best gift

Hawks lose to Bucks in OT

Cotton fields to Lord's vineyard

Muslims to gather for Ramadan

Saying goodbye

Church bulletin

Churches offer holy New Year's alternatives

Magazine takes hits to audio

'Seinfeld' calls it quits

Picture perfect

Movement helps youth with faith

Christmas sheds light on truths

Columbia County Baptist church to start new year with new name

Influx of new international money helps calm Korean markets

Lease language to be more straightforward

Mail money manager credits profits to new postal attitude

While big sport utility vehicles thrive, sales of smaller cars dip

Shoppers, shoppers everywhere

Additional business news

Games' disturbing violence goes too far

Resetting your biological time clock

Basic cyber training begins

Readers use the Internet to pick top stories

Conservation buying land, marshes in N.C.

Cyburbia: New PC problems often just human oversight

Compubug: Video conferencing and your PC

Global marketplace alive on the web

'Mafia' web site befuddling