Asks chance for teacher to explain

Blasts those who booed honest student

College bowl mess

Sees Confederate flag as hate symbol

Happy New Year!

Declares right to choose video poker

Offers kudos for 'Dangerous World'

Slams abortion group for `crowing'

TV 1997: A year spotlighting highs, lows

Fruited Cornish hens can makean elegant New Year's supper

Board passes tentative budget

Deputy flips in car in Aiken

Additional area news

New, old year defy labeling

Authorities search for robber

Free cab rides to be offered

Investigators still looking into crash

Officer should return to work soon

Man snagged after leaving accident

Additional area news

Voting law to be enforced

Atlanta hospital launches suit

Georgia lottery drawings held

Gunman shot dead by officer

Expanded abuse registry, mesne conveyance name change starts with new year

Tollison taking new position

Jackson quadruplets go home

Skies to be clear, roads busy

Year was full of interesting quotes

The supermarket shopper: Double coupons expensive

Clear Springs to take cue from Disney community

Voter ID requirement among new laws taking effect Thursday

Deadly force necessary, police say

Miller says he'll veto changes that weaken driving law

Cameras to be allowed in trial

President takes Buddy south for annual family retreat; Socks stays home

Hair of the dog

New Year's Eve gala held at the Radisson

A high-flying guy on a two-wheeler

Clinton puts chief of staff, resolutions on hold

Alcohol won't be at party

Georgia's population growing

Proposal likely will face veto

Thurmond remains in hospital

Lops stay upheld

Hunting accident investigated

Braves notes: Trade for Neagle considered

Jordan breaks Abdul-Jabbar's double-digit scoring record

USC rallies to win contest

How teams handle lost point guard could determine season

Cabbage Patch to get improvements

Overtime: Tyson to wrestle?

The next Hernandez: Ace or wild card?

Hendrick receives 3 years' probation

Bourque All-Star starter 11th time

Jackets sting N. Texas

Tiger Woods voted AP Male Athlete of the Year

Jordan, Karl, Duncan honored by NBA

Pacers eke out seventh win

One in three players made a million dollars

Health and fitness calendar

Mind over matter

Race is on for first balloonist to circle to globe

Controversial Japanese cartoon coming to America

Real brass: The insecure world of marching with a tuba

Small portions: news and notes from the world of food

New book brings world of Jewish baking to life

Hardee's owners delay changes

Consumer confidence surges to highest level since 1969

Record year ends on Wall Street

Donations offer tax breaks

Federal judge upholds disqualification of Carey

Charity donations increase

Time to use or lose frequent-flier miles

German dentist wins right to advertise on Internet

Hong Kong kills 770,000 chickens

Companies buying Internet names

Buddhists pray for chickens' souls

Study says middle-aged spread can be a killer

Study: Age explains why women more likely to die after heart attacks

African outbreak less mysterious -- experts know what it's not

American researchers find Indian 'mystery bird'

Trends may offer more to Web users

Court orders expedited schedule in Microsoft case

FDA approves new breast cancer test