Americans get tax breaks in new year

Economy will feel effects of Asian markets in '98

Business Calendar: Advertising club to have monthly luncheon

`98 market expected to slow down

Cashless transfers are option

Business briefs: Program prepares income tax returns

Says Reagan evicted mentally ill

Readers comment on Gracewood's classroom Christmas card incident

Comment on Christmas card tiff

COPs a bad golf shot

New look due for park

Defends restoration of CPB funding

Rebuts Eisenhower medical center critics

Holiday traditions can vary

Writer recalls happy times at Lake Olmstead

Area kids celebrate `first bucks' days

Says lawyers lack `common sense'

Demands all `facts' in history lesson

Road name reform

Cartoonists ink drawings without fear or favor

Defends integrity of John Birch Society

Looking at the Year of Diana

`Titanic' holds the helm in box office battle

Summit discusses problems

Drugs still a problem in Augusta

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Augusta Golf Club to receive long-overdue improvements

Sutton not expecting Hall vote

Holiday cleanup

Center facing problems with structure, debt

New year promises local changes

New law to affect drivers

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Price of poker license may rise

Columbia County to face price of rapid growth in '98

Aiken sets trials, prepares '98 docket

Senators consider new vote

City hopes to end jail lawsuit

Notch babies may finally get their due

Fraternal membership shrinking

Neighbor charged in teen's death

Fishing brings Georgia billions

Warm weather

Death of trustee stuns school board

Violin or fiddle?

Local and area briefs

Feast of lights

Community's picturesque roads like a stroll down memory lane

Unemployment line

Horsing around

Prayers will be answered with free clinic opening

Thurmond departing Eisenhower

Local and area briefs

Stevens takes aim at Parlaympics in Nagano

Unknown Alaskan grabs share of Dash for Cash purse

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

Montgomerie tops Love in Andersen

Georgia loses to Badgers in OT

Tech surprised by Terriers before win

Heels edge Tigers

Sonics enter boom, bust time

No. 1 Tennessee tops No. 3 UConn

A dunk, then death

Duke has few problems with Tech women

Sprained foot has McIntyre, Tigers hurting

Mother hopes calender will open eyes and minds

Escaping to Point Reyes Peninsula

Networks begin rearranging schedulesfor new year

Brooks and Reiner make more millennium madness

National Aquarium swims off with service award

Accepting invitation was proper

Bestsellers

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

Beach Boys `Pet Sounds' albumreveals a solid audio masterpiece

Historic Manassas

Women's fears gave birth to devil baby

Protecting your PC from gremlins

Parents need to overcome Internet fears

Automakers escalate race to make more `green' cars

Leaving the car dealing to the fax

NASA begins countdown for moon mission

Beyond fried eggs

TVA has plans for SRS uranium stash

Detective's sites are real page turners