Rebuts Eisenhower medical center critics

Kill lawmaker 'perk'

Says Reagan evicted mentally ill

Suspects taxpayers duped by politicians

Comment on Christmas card tiff

Blasts renaming roads for politicians

Defends integrity of John Birch Society

Worst journalism of '97

Defends teacher in flap over cards

Upholds right to display heritage

`Titanic' holds the helm in box office battle

Can this marriage be saved: Real life can alter the dreams

The people's pharmacy: Natural remedies not reliable against herpes prevention

Balloonist lands in Russia, ending 4th attempt to fly around world

`Simplicity,' new attitude keep Allman on music road

Neighbor charged in teen's death

Barnes leads in race fund-raising

Violin or fiddle?

Thurmond back at work

Prayers will be answered with free clinic opening

Crowded field competing for mayor pro tem

Unemployment line

Young fashion designer aspires to clothe top celebrities

Age old question: A positive outlook can defeat the blues

Punching permanently eliminated from Marine boxing exercise

Drugs still a problem in Augusta

Additional area news

Sutton not expecting Hall vote

Columbia succeeds in ridding itself of sex clubs

Holiday cleanup

Georgia lottery drawings held

Community's picturesque roads like a stroll down memory lane

Senior calendar

Feast of lights

Parkway may honor lawmaker

Xtreme calendar

Motions delay hearing over New Ellenton suit

Surplus targeted by governor

Murder charge put on hold

Thurmond departing Eisenhower

Police charge man in disc jockey's death

Local and area briefs

School board to be odd numbered

City hopes to end jail lawsuit

Foreclosure filed against Aiken Mall

Warm weather

No charges to be filed against jailer

Georgia Lottery drawing held

The Uplink

Patrol troopers to review bulletproof vest policy

Price of poker license may rise

Lady enjoys taking care of flowers in Aiken

Notch babies may finally get their due

Latest estimate on Pippen's return: Two more weeks

Sutton makes Hall of Fame

Georgia loses to Badgers in OT

Duke has few problems with Tech women

Patience will be golden for U.S. speedskaters

Montgomerie tops Love in Andersen

Overtime: Area ski team places third

Mississippi State quietly off to best start under Richard Williams

Tubby Smith to coach against Georgia

U.S. falls Down Under at Hopman Cup

Eagleson to plead guilty to defrauding players

A dunk, then death

Carolina still on top while Hawaii's in

Smith sees game just like any other

Paine falls to Tuskegee

College basketball roundup

Networks begin rearranging schedulesfor new year

Head of the class

Jason Kay wants music to be fun

Xtreme style: Area teen-ager shows his own unique fashion style

Xtreme screen

Xtreme advice: Relationships can just end

Mall area traffic horrendous

Authority concerned about new high school

Long-term interest rates at record low

Additional business news

VW hopes nostalgia sells new Beetle

Study suggests mothers' milk makes school kids smarter

FEC puts reports on Internet

FAA reduces alcohol testing for aviation industry

Moon shot delayed one day

UGA applications taken online

Mir crew members start preparations for spacewalk

Automakers escalate race to make more `green' cars

Government urged to create more local phone competition

FDA to monitor managed-care companies that dictate drug coverage

TVA has plans for SRS uranium stash

NASA begins countdown for moon mission