`98 market expected to slow down

Business briefs: Program prepares income tax returns

Economy will feel effects of Asian markets in '98

Business Calendar: Advertising club to have monthly luncheon

Americans get tax breaks in new year

Cashless transfers are option

COPs a bad golf shot

Defends integrity of John Birch Society

Holiday traditions can vary

Says lawyers lack `common sense'

New look due for park

Readers comment on Gracewood's classroom Christmas card incident

Defends restoration of CPB funding

Rebuts Eisenhower medical center critics

Says Reagan evicted mentally ill

Writer recalls happy times at Lake Olmstead

Comment on Christmas card tiff

Area kids celebrate `first bucks' days

Demands all `facts' in history lesson

Cartoonists ink drawings without fear or favor

Road name reform

`Titanic' holds the helm in box office battle

Looking at the Year of Diana

Fraternal membership shrinking

City hopes to end jail lawsuit

Death of trustee stuns school board

Prayers will be answered with free clinic opening

Local and area briefs

Warm weather

Columbia County to face price of rapid growth in '98

Sutton not expecting Hall vote

Summit discusses problems

Holiday cleanup

Violin or fiddle?

Horsing around

Community's picturesque roads like a stroll down memory lane

Senators consider new vote

Fishing brings Georgia billions

Aiken sets trials, prepares '98 docket

Local and area briefs

New year promises local changes

Augusta Golf Club to receive long-overdue improvements

New law to affect drivers

Center facing problems with structure, debt

Neighbor charged in teen's death

Notch babies may finally get their due

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Feast of lights

Drugs still a problem in Augusta

Unemployment line

Thurmond departing Eisenhower

Price of poker license may rise

Unknown Alaskan grabs share of Dash for Cash purse

Stevens takes aim at Parlaympics in Nagano

Tech surprised by Terriers before win

Duke has few problems with Tech women

A dunk, then death

Sprained foot has McIntyre, Tigers hurting

Georgia loses to Badgers in OT

Heels edge Tigers

Montgomerie tops Love in Andersen

No. 1 Tennessee tops No. 3 UConn

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

Sonics enter boom, bust time

Escaping to Point Reyes Peninsula

Historic Manassas

Networks begin rearranging schedulesfor new year

National Aquarium swims off with service award

Bestsellers

Beach Boys `Pet Sounds' albumreveals a solid audio masterpiece

Mother hopes calender will open eyes and minds

Brooks and Reiner make more millennium madness

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

Accepting invitation was proper

Women's fears gave birth to devil baby

Automakers escalate race to make more `green' cars

TVA has plans for SRS uranium stash

Leaving the car dealing to the fax

Detective's sites are real page turners

NASA begins countdown for moon mission

Protecting your PC from gremlins

Parents need to overcome Internet fears

Beyond fried eggs