Rebuts Eisenhower medical center critics

Kill lawmaker 'perk'

Comment on Christmas card tiff

Upholds right to display heritage

Says Reagan evicted mentally ill

Suspects taxpayers duped by politicians

Defends integrity of John Birch Society

Blasts renaming roads for politicians

Worst journalism of '97

Defends teacher in flap over cards

`Simplicity,' new attitude keep Allman on music road

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

`Titanic' holds the helm in box office battle

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

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

Holiday cleanup

Foreclosure filed against Aiken Mall

Crowded field competing for mayor pro tem

Neighbor charged in teen's death

Notch babies may finally get their due

Warm weather

Columbia succeeds in ridding itself of sex clubs

Georgia Lottery drawing held

Motions delay hearing over New Ellenton suit

Violin or fiddle?

Thurmond back at work

Feast of lights

Local and area briefs

Unemployment line

Additional area news

Prayers will be answered with free clinic opening

Georgia lottery drawings held

Thurmond departing Eisenhower

Young fashion designer aspires to clothe top celebrities

No charges to be filed against jailer

Murder charge put on hold

Patrol troopers to review bulletproof vest policy

Surplus targeted by governor

Senior calendar

Sutton not expecting Hall vote

Parkway may honor lawmaker

Community's picturesque roads like a stroll down memory lane

Xtreme calendar

City hopes to end jail lawsuit

Police charge man in disc jockey's death

Price of poker license may rise

Barnes leads in race fund-raising

Age old question: A positive outlook can defeat the blues

School board to be odd numbered

Drugs still a problem in Augusta

Lady enjoys taking care of flowers in Aiken

The Uplink

Punching permanently eliminated from Marine boxing exercise

Patience will be golden for U.S. speedskaters

Overtime: Area ski team places third

Latest estimate on Pippen's return: Two more weeks

Duke has few problems with Tech women

Paine falls to Tuskegee

Sutton makes Hall of Fame

Georgia loses to Badgers in OT

Eagleson to plead guilty to defrauding players

Montgomerie tops Love in Andersen

Tubby Smith to coach against Georgia

Mississippi State quietly off to best start under Richard Williams

College basketball roundup

Carolina still on top while Hawaii's in

Smith sees game just like any other

A dunk, then death

U.S. falls Down Under at Hopman Cup

Networks begin rearranging schedulesfor new year

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

Xtreme advice: Relationships can just end

Head of the class

Jason Kay wants music to be fun

Xtreme screen

Mall area traffic horrendous

Authority concerned about new high school

Additional business news

VW hopes nostalgia sells new Beetle

Long-term interest rates at record low

Moon shot delayed one day

Study suggests mothers' milk makes school kids smarter

FDA to monitor managed-care companies that dictate drug coverage

Mir crew members start preparations for spacewalk

UGA applications taken online

FAA reduces alcohol testing for aviation industry

NASA begins countdown for moon mission

TVA has plans for SRS uranium stash

Automakers escalate race to make more `green' cars

FEC puts reports on Internet

Government urged to create more local phone competition