Worst journalism of '97

Kill lawmaker 'perk'

Defends teacher in flap over cards

Upholds right to display heritage

Blasts renaming roads for politicians

Suspects taxpayers duped by politicians

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

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

`Simplicity,' new attitude keep Allman on music road

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

Thurmond back at work

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Tests show state's beaches safe

Parkway may honor lawmaker

Legislators propose disclosure rules

Xtreme calendar

Senior calendar

Motions delay hearing over New Ellenton suit

Brewton-Parker using damage control

Murder charge put on hold

Schrenko admits to school funding

Police charge man in disc jockey's death

Young fashion designer aspires to clothe top celebrities

Barnes leads in race fund-raising

Patrol troopers to review bulletproof vest policy

School board to be odd numbered

Charged man shoots himself

Foreclosure filed against Aiken Mall

Georgia lottery drawings held

Lady enjoys taking care of flowers in Aiken

Legislative committee approves funding for Horry County roads

Surplus targeted by governor

30 evacuated in acid spill

The Uplink

Whitehead new chairman

Council examines zoning compromise

Cutting auto tax possible

Georgia lottery drawings held

Crowded field competing for mayor pro tem

Medicaid chief needs more time

No charges to be filed against jailer

Columbia succeeds in ridding itself of sex clubs

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Age old question: A positive outlook can defeat the blues

Punching permanently eliminated from Marine boxing exercise

New school halls for John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet school

Group to ensure retirees' rights

Beard tapped mayor pro tem

Video poker showdown looms

Claims Rebels fought for slavery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls 'B.C.' comic humorous, insightful 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Thinks Strom stayed too long 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Port Royal recovery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Control cell phones 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants schools named for heroes 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Mocks city's new year's eve show 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Overtime: Area ski team places third

Smith sees game just like any other

Carolina still on top while Hawaii's in

Swedish Match takes lead in fourth leg

U.S. falls Down Under at Hopman Cup

Hoops scoop: Knights slip past Jackets

Tennessee tramples South Carolina women

Briggs gets Lewis in title bout

Paine falls to Tuskegee

Deaths throw spotlight on skiing safety

Latest estimate on Pippen's return: Two more weeks

Ga. polls: ARC, Josey meet Saturday

College basketball roundup

Mother knows best how weird this night was

Mississippi State quietly off to best start under Richard Williams

Are 300-game winners becoming extinct?

Patience will be golden for U.S. speedskaters

Kentucky cruises over Georgia

Tubby Smith to coach against Georgia

Extortionist gets five years probation for Utah Jazz bomb threat

Sutton makes Hall of Fame

Rusedski wins season opener in Qatar

Eagleson to plead guilty to defrauding players

Overtime: Aberdeen a second team All-American

The supermarket shopper: Coupon run around takes fun out of savings

Seniors know how to lower the cost of living

Grammys nominate two Dylans

Master of the broth

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

PBS special looks at troubled dynasty in India

Head of the class

Xtreme advice: Relationships can just end

Xtreme screen

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

Jason Kay wants music to be fun

VW hopes nostalgia sells new Beetle

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Long-term interest rates at record low

South Korea's gold collection campaign draws public support

Mall area traffic horrendous

Aircraft orders soar with largest increase

Area construction spending down

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Milliken, NBR settle spy case

Authority concerned about new high school

Apple forecasts surprise $45 million profit

Moon shot delayed one day

Study suggests mothers' milk makes school kids smarter

FEC puts reports on Internet

Government urged to create more local phone competition

Study: Stress lowers body's defenses against breast cancer

Mir crew members start preparations for spacewalk

Insurers indicate air bag on-off switches threaten premium discount

FDA to monitor managed-care companies that dictate drug coverage

FAA reduces alcohol testing for aviation industry

UGA applications taken online

Study finds fish helps heart

NASA launches moon probe