Praises professor at Augusta State

Disputes alleged lack of local hiring

Sorry CPB hike

Sees no quick solution for racism

Remembers `gentleman' of WBBQ

Mayoral jockeying

No free tuition

Notes prayers for injured football player

Bosnian quagmire

Magazine slowly regains lost ground

Craig helping get children

Miami police identify bodies of Aiken men

Transit expense cuts advised

Georgia lottery drawings held

Immigrant populations growing fast

Winter white coats northern Georgia

1998 spending plan waits for approval

Thurmond hospitalized with cold

Puppet magic

Snow in S.C. creates is novelty for some, problems for others

Officers alert for holiday

Government's plane cutbacks help taxpayers

Local and area briefs

Environmental plan to recognize rivers

Homicides fall; high-profile deaths rise

Officials planning for 1998

Charleston jurors say job security, shorter assignments needed

Events slated for New Year's week

Creek tribe rebuilds village in Georgia

Additional area news

Taking a tight turn on a chilly ride

Police to check drivers

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Clintons once again to attend Renaissance Weekend

Citizens group addresses state representatives

Shiloh probe uncovers concerns

Skeletal remains stump investigators

No Augusta snow

Murder has town frightened

Snow hits North Georgia; misses Augusta

Marker celebrates church history

Deputy shoots, kills prowler

Braving the elements and hitting a cold serve

Found letter disturbing 123097 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hermann Maier leads Austrian sweep

ASU takes a whipping

Nagano may be speedskater Kirstin Holum's first and last Olympics

Hingis top female athlete

UK's Smith picks up intensity in practices

Tar Heels trample Wildcats

USC Aiken rips Elon

Jags, Pacers riding wins into tourney

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar faces criminal charges

Americans getting used to clap skates

Randy Johnson wants to be traded before spring training

Shaq working out with Lakers again

Prep action: Westside a winner

Bulls focusing on Pippen's return, another title

Japanese dominate Four Hills opener with Funaki winner

Bulldogs no match for Tigers

Michigan resumes wrestling following death

American swimmers drug-tested at their training base

`Titanic' floats atop holiday movies

No smoking signs going up in California bars

Senior calendar

Taking a shine to metallics

The People's Pharmacy: Surgeons should exercise caution

Can this marriage be saved: Sharing can heal

Pilot's missions can come anytime day or night

New Yorkers pleased, saddened by end of Seinfeld

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme advice: It's OK to be just friends

Ten artists rise above anonymous in '97

Xtreme style

Sneaking a peek

Free time puts actress to sleep

Additional business briefs

Colgate-Palmolive begins $100 million campaign for new toothpaste

Merry Land seeks national level

Sales of existing homes decline slightly in November

New year, new deals; No letup in incentives seen

With a little anxiety, Russians ring in new ruble with the New Year

Los Angeles air cleanest it's been in 50 years

Flu sparks poultry kill

Pilot to circle world in unique balloon

The Internet in '97: Bigger, not always better

Ebola vaccine shows promise in guinea pig study