Turmoil in Asia a threat

Italy's small grocers headed into history

Regulator: Higher court will overturn pro-Baby Bell decision

EEOC claims TJX outlet discriminates against older workers

Despite volatility, stocks did well in '97

Russia says new rubles won't increase money supply, inflation

Changeover of Hardee's to Carl's Jr. delayed

Judge: Baby Bells can't jump into long-distance yet

Finds evidence of promise to military

Says irradiation only additional tool

Sweetheart Cup Co. to get new manager

The Shiloh fiasco

The virtueof keeping profile low

Sees `Car 1' patrolling Streets of Gold

Blames GOP for broken promises

Offers more about Augustan who was on the Titanic

Laments loss of serenity to construction

Blasts series on `Public's Payroll'

Commission antics

Even in jail, stars get special treatment

Comedian takes on relationships

Band expresses its Grateful Dead likeness

Video showcase

Second time charm for youth ministry

Club calendar

Tree drop-off sites changing

Foreclosure canceled on building

Girl first local baby of 1998

Concert watch

Senator to leave hospital

Winter holidays get hot

Stepping up

Revival to benefit minister

Moving on

Residents fear mill's closure

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Convention spins into Augusta

Conduct handbook causes stir among prisoners

Ruling on motions needed

Writers to be on TV show

Maiden launch

No fatalities occur in area for holiday

Symphony showcases pianist

Selling it all

Monument will honor Longstreet

Murder hearing delayed

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Local and area briefs

Two arrested in death of policeman

What we believe

Country music's highs and lows of '97

Stabbing suspect is caught

Applause calendar

Let it rip

Two other states seeking man charged with killing trooper

Church bulletin

Local and area briefs

Movie reviews

Academy to be sold Monday

Legislators: New roads on agenda

Home sweet home

Panel OKs proposed parole ban

Paine starts year with tough test

Welfare numbers lower with reforms

Year in music held surprises

`Jackie Brown' proves director is for real

Tennis great Helen Wills Moody dies at 92

King, Wadsworth win $10,000 races

Petty, Nash, Battelle, Wilson win Olympic trials

Cuban pitcher may stay in Bahamas

Panthers look like a team on the road with home win

PGA Tour playing swan song

Agreement reached on sale of Buffalo Sabres

Church bulletin

Bolstering faith is a good start

St. Paul's Epiphany pageant honors a Christian tradition

Summit to close with talk by King

Faith brings couple to Christian broadcasting

Resolution can better life online

Microsoft to introduce Macintosh Office '98

German dentist wins right to advertise on Internet

Mir's computer breaks down, reducing space station's power supply

E-mail taking toll on communication

NASA plans return to the moon

Moderate wine drinking might lower risk of blinding disease

Remote DeskLink lets you work at the office -- from home

Painkiller based onfrog poison

Freeze! Scientists study the genetics of fear

Group threatens to post AOL members

Raleigh teen successful Internet entrepeneur