Worst journalism of '97

Suspects taxpayers duped by politicians

Upholds right to display heritage

Kill lawmaker 'perk'

Blasts renaming roads for politicians

Defends teacher in flap over cards

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

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

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

`Simplicity,' new attitude keep Allman on music road

Georgia lottery drawings held

Brewton-Parker using damage control

Council examines zoning compromise

Lady enjoys taking care of flowers in Aiken

Whitehead new chairman

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Foreclosure filed against Aiken Mall

Columbia succeeds in ridding itself of sex clubs

Charged man shoots himself

Senior calendar

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Parkway may honor lawmaker

Cutting auto tax possible

Motions delay hearing over New Ellenton suit

Patrol troopers to review bulletproof vest policy

Murder charge put on hold

The Uplink

Police charge man in disc jockey's death

Xtreme calendar

Barnes leads in race fund-raising

Georgia lottery drawings held

Surplus targeted by governor

Legislative committee approves funding for Horry County roads

Beard tapped mayor pro tem

30 evacuated in acid spill

Medicaid chief needs more time

Legislators propose disclosure rules

Group to ensure retirees' rights

Punching permanently eliminated from Marine boxing exercise

Video poker showdown looms

Young fashion designer aspires to clothe top celebrities

Crowded field competing for mayor pro tem

Thurmond back at work

School board to be odd numbered

No charges to be filed against jailer

Tests show state's beaches safe

Age old question: A positive outlook can defeat the blues

Schrenko admits to school funding

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

Port Royal recovery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Control cell phones 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Thinks Strom stayed too long 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Wants schools named for heroes 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims Rebels fought for slavery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hoops scoop: Knights slip past Jackets

Kentucky cruises over Georgia

Overtime: Area ski team places third

Overtime: Aberdeen a second team All-American

Rusedski wins season opener in Qatar

Tennessee tramples South Carolina women

U.S. falls Down Under at Hopman Cup

Are 300-game winners becoming extinct?

Extortionist gets five years probation for Utah Jazz bomb threat

Eagleson to plead guilty to defrauding players

Mother knows best how weird this night was

College basketball roundup

Ga. polls: ARC, Josey meet Saturday

Sutton makes Hall of Fame

Tubby Smith to coach against Georgia

Smith sees game just like any other

Patience will be golden for U.S. speedskaters

Mississippi State quietly off to best start under Richard Williams

Carolina still on top while Hawaii's in

Swedish Match takes lead in fourth leg

Paine falls to Tuskegee

Briggs gets Lewis in title bout

Latest estimate on Pippen's return: Two more weeks

Deaths throw spotlight on skiing safety

PBS special looks at troubled dynasty in India

Seniors know how to lower the cost of living

Grammys nominate two Dylans

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

Master of the broth

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Xtreme advice: Relationships can just end

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

Jason Kay wants music to be fun

Head of the class

Xtreme screen

Milliken, NBR settle spy case

South Korea's gold collection campaign draws public support

Long-term interest rates at record low

VW hopes nostalgia sells new Beetle

Area construction spending down

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Authority concerned about new high school

Mall area traffic horrendous

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Aircraft orders soar with largest increase

FEC puts reports on Internet

FAA reduces alcohol testing for aviation industry

Study finds fish helps heart

NASA launches moon probe

Government urged to create more local phone competition

Apple forecasts surprise $45 million profit

Moon shot delayed one day

UGA applications taken online

Study suggests mothers' milk makes school kids smarter

Mir crew members start preparations for spacewalk

FDA to monitor managed-care companies that dictate drug coverage

Study: Stress lowers body's defenses against breast cancer

Insurers indicate air bag on-off switches threaten premium discount