Business Calendar: Advertising club to have monthly luncheon

Cashless transfers are option

Business briefs: Program prepares income tax returns

`98 market expected to slow down

Economy will feel effects of Asian markets in '98

Americans get tax breaks in new year

Defends restoration of CPB funding

Says Reagan evicted mentally ill

Comment on Christmas card tiff

Defends integrity of John Birch Society

Rebuts Eisenhower medical center critics

New look due for park

COPs a bad golf shot

Road name reform

Demands all `facts' in history lesson

Readers comment on Gracewood's classroom Christmas card incident

Says lawyers lack `common sense'

Cartoonists ink drawings without fear or favor

Area kids celebrate `first bucks' days

Writer recalls happy times at Lake Olmstead

Holiday traditions can vary

Looking at the Year of Diana

`Titanic' holds the helm in box office battle

Georgia Lottery drawings held

New year promises local changes

City hopes to end jail lawsuit

Feast of lights

Unemployment line

Local and area briefs

Drugs still a problem in Augusta

Thurmond departing Eisenhower

Fishing brings Georgia billions

Community's picturesque roads like a stroll down memory lane

Senators consider new vote

Price of poker license may rise

Columbia County to face price of rapid growth in '98

Notch babies may finally get their due

Summit discusses problems

Fraternal membership shrinking

Holiday cleanup

Warm weather

Horsing around

Augusta Golf Club to receive long-overdue improvements

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Death of trustee stuns school board

New law to affect drivers

Center facing problems with structure, debt

Aiken sets trials, prepares '98 docket

Neighbor charged in teen's death

Sutton not expecting Hall vote

Violin or fiddle?

Prayers will be answered with free clinic opening

Local and area briefs

Unknown Alaskan grabs share of Dash for Cash purse

Stevens takes aim at Parlaympics in Nagano

Sprained foot has McIntyre, Tigers hurting

Tech surprised by Terriers before win

Georgia loses to Badgers in OT

No. 1 Tennessee tops No. 3 UConn

Montgomerie tops Love in Andersen

Duke has few problems with Tech women

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

Heels edge Tigers

A dunk, then death

Sonics enter boom, bust time

Women's fears gave birth to devil baby

Mother hopes calender will open eyes and minds

Beach Boys `Pet Sounds' albumreveals a solid audio masterpiece

Historic Manassas

Bestsellers

National Aquarium swims off with service award

Networks begin rearranging schedulesfor new year

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

Accepting invitation was proper

Brooks and Reiner make more millennium madness

Escaping to Point Reyes Peninsula

Protecting your PC from gremlins

Automakers escalate race to make more `green' cars

NASA begins countdown for moon mission

Beyond fried eggs

Parents need to overcome Internet fears

Leaving the car dealing to the fax

TVA has plans for SRS uranium stash

Detective's sites are real page turners