Business Calendar: Advertising club to have monthly luncheon

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

`98 market expected to slow down

Business briefs: Program prepares income tax returns

EEOC claims TJX outlet discriminates against older workers

Americans get tax breaks in new year

Economy will feel effects of Asian markets in '98

Cashless transfers are option

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

Demands all `facts' in history lesson

New look due for park

Cartoonists ink drawings without fear or favor

Holiday traditions can vary

COPs a bad golf shot

Defends restoration of CPB funding

Area kids celebrate `first bucks' days

Road name reform

Says lawyers lack `common sense'

Readers comment on Gracewood's classroom Christmas card incident

Offers more about Augustan who was on the Titanic

Writer recalls happy times at Lake Olmstead

Sees `Car 1' patrolling Streets of Gold

Sweetheart Cup Co. to get new manager

Blames GOP for broken promises

Second time charm for youth ministry

Looking at the Year of Diana

Senator to leave hospital

Conduct handbook causes stir among prisoners

Academy to be sold Monday

Two other states seeking man charged with killing trooper

No fatalities occur in area for holiday

Local and area briefs

Death of trustee stuns school board

Senators consider new vote

What we believe

Aiken sets trials, prepares '98 docket

Legislators: New roads on agenda

Augusta Golf Club to receive long-overdue improvements

Stabbing suspect is caught

Summit discusses problems

Selling it all

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Home sweet home

Columbia County to face price of rapid growth in '98

Local and area briefs

Fishing brings Georgia billions

Stepping up

Center facing problems with structure, debt

Revival to benefit minister

Fraternal membership shrinking

Church bulletin

Horsing around

Welfare numbers lower with reforms

New law to affect drivers

Winter holidays get hot

New year promises local changes

Writers to be on TV show

Moving on

Murder hearing delayed

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Paine starts year with tough test

Ruling on motions needed

King, Wadsworth win $10,000 races

Tennis great Helen Wills Moody dies at 92

Stevens takes aim at Parlaympics in Nagano

Unknown Alaskan grabs share of Dash for Cash purse

Tech surprised by Terriers before win

Sprained foot has McIntyre, Tigers hurting

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

Heels edge Tigers

Sonics enter boom, bust time

PGA Tour playing swan song

No. 1 Tennessee tops No. 3 UConn

Historic Manassas

Mother hopes calender will open eyes and minds

Women's fears gave birth to devil baby

Beach Boys `Pet Sounds' albumreveals a solid audio masterpiece

Church bulletin

Brooks and Reiner make more millennium madness

Accepting invitation was proper

National Aquarium swims off with service award

St. Paul's Epiphany pageant honors a Christian tradition

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

Faith brings couple to Christian broadcasting

Escaping to Point Reyes Peninsula

Summit to close with talk by King

Bestsellers

Bolstering faith is a good start

Leaving the car dealing to the fax

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

Detective's sites are real page turners

Beyond fried eggs

E-mail taking toll on communication

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

Protecting your PC from gremlins

NASA plans return to the moon

Parents need to overcome Internet fears

Freeze! Scientists study the genetics of fear