Business Calendar: Advertising club to have monthly luncheon

Cashless transfers are option

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

`98 market expected to slow down

Americans get tax breaks in new year

EEOC claims TJX outlet discriminates against older workers

Economy will feel effects of Asian markets in '98

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

Business briefs: Program prepares income tax returns

Offers more about Augustan who was on the Titanic

New look due for park

Cartoonists ink drawings without fear or favor

COPs a bad golf shot

Defends restoration of CPB funding

Road name reform

Demands all `facts' in history lesson

Area kids celebrate `first bucks' days

Readers comment on Gracewood's classroom Christmas card incident

Writer recalls happy times at Lake Olmstead

Sees `Car 1' patrolling Streets of Gold

Says lawyers lack `common sense'

Sweetheart Cup Co. to get new manager

Blames GOP for broken promises

Holiday traditions can vary

Second time charm for youth ministry

Looking at the Year of Diana

Georgia Lottery drawing held

What we believe

Paine starts year with tough test

Center facing problems with structure, debt

Summit discusses problems

Stabbing suspect is caught

Senator to leave hospital

Welfare numbers lower with reforms

Academy to be sold Monday

Senators consider new vote

Selling it all

No fatalities occur in area for holiday

Moving on

Revival to benefit minister

Stepping up

Local and area briefs

Winter holidays get hot

Two other states seeking man charged with killing trooper

Home sweet home

Augusta Golf Club to receive long-overdue improvements

Local and area briefs

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Murder hearing delayed

Columbia County to face price of rapid growth in '98

Legislators: New roads on agenda

New law to affect drivers

Writers to be on TV show

Fishing brings Georgia billions

Conduct handbook causes stir among prisoners

Fraternal membership shrinking

New year promises local changes

Horsing around

Aiken sets trials, prepares '98 docket

Church bulletin

Death of trustee stuns school board

Ruling on motions needed

Tennis great Helen Wills Moody dies at 92

Stevens takes aim at Parlaympics in Nagano

Unknown Alaskan grabs share of Dash for Cash purse

King, Wadsworth win $10,000 races

Tech surprised by Terriers before win

Late Wolverines wrestler waited too long to shed weight, school says

Sonics enter boom, bust time

Sprained foot has McIntyre, Tigers hurting

PGA Tour playing swan song

No. 1 Tennessee tops No. 3 UConn

Heels edge Tigers

Women's fears gave birth to devil baby

Bolstering faith is a good start

National Aquarium swims off with service award

Faith brings couple to Christian broadcasting

Summit to close with talk by King

Bestsellers

`Men in Black,' `Lost World' boost 1997 film returns

Brooks and Reiner make more millennium madness

St. Paul's Epiphany pageant honors a Christian tradition

Accepting invitation was proper

Church bulletin

Beach Boys `Pet Sounds' albumreveals a solid audio masterpiece

Historic Manassas

Escaping to Point Reyes Peninsula

Mother hopes calender will open eyes and minds

NASA plans return to the moon

Detective's sites are real page turners

Protecting your PC from gremlins

Beyond fried eggs

Parents need to overcome Internet fears

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

E-mail taking toll on communication

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

Freeze! Scientists study the genetics of fear

Leaving the car dealing to the fax