Smoltz working out for return this spring

Company files for Chapter 11after loss to Procter & Gamble

Business briefs

Third Bell joins suit

New magazines `Teen People,' `ESPN Magazine' make debuts

Flagstar company renamed

Brinkley lends authoritative voice to agribusiness

An unholy alliance

Blasts Eisenhower policies, cutbacks

Jockeying for position

Guide helps reduce cold, flu symptoms

Georgia lottery drawings held

Work begins on office complex

Reflects on flags, Christmas parade

30 evacuated in acid spill

Condon denies role in video poker raid

Schrenko admits to school funding

Group to ensure retirees' rights

Whitehead new chairman

USC Aiken breaks through in Peach

Legislators propose disclosure rules

Protocol attacks abuse

Cutting auto tax possible

Local and area briefs

Health and fitness calendar

Charged man shoots himself

Tax form error could hurt deductions for state's seniors

Additional area news

Doubled up

Boy struck by car after fleeing day care

Hits threatened EPA controls on Ga.

Feeding the birds

Fire department suspends captain

HOPE scholarships need $29 million

Mayor to prosecute former opponent

Martin reluctantly takes wheel in debut on Nike Tour

Area CPR instructors say they aren't mouthing off

New, old courses to highlight 1998

Warm wheels

SRS workers failed to take required test

Beard tapped mayor pro tem

Tests show state's beaches safe

Family, friends remember trustee

Video poker showdown looms

Fogler says it's too early to fall in love

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

Legislative committee approves funding for Horry County roads

Medicaid chief needs more time

Governor wants laws for teen drivers enforced

Brewton-Parker using damage control

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Labor leader to resign for gubernatorial race

Council examines zoning compromise

Ina, Dungjen skate into first place

Thinks Strom stayed too long 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Port Royal recovery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims Rebels fought for slavery 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Responds to letter writer's points 010898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Control cell phones 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Wants schools named for heroes 010798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ga. polls: ARC, Josey meet Saturday

USC gets win over SEC foe

Deaths throw spotlight on skiing safety

Kentucky cruises over Georgia

Montgomerie money-winner again this year

Mother knows best how weird this night was

Overtime: Aberdeen a second team All-American

Extortionist gets five years probation for Utah Jazz bomb threat

Rusedski wins season opener in Qatar

Are 300-game winners becoming extinct?

Monica Seles pulls out of Australian Open

Tennessee tramples South Carolina women

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Swedish Match takes lead in fourth leg

Hoops scoop: Knights slip past Jackets

Briggs gets Lewis in title bout

Grammys nominate two Dylans

PBS special looks at troubled dynasty in India

Master of the broth

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

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

Seniors know how to lower the cost of living

Milliken, NBR settle spy case

Aircraft orders soar with largest increase

South Korea's gold collection campaign draws public support

Additional business news

Area construction spending down

Scientists: Warm-blooded dinosaurs possible

Apple forecasts surprise $45 million profit

NASA launches moon probe

Study: Stress lowers body's defenses against breast cancer

Insurers indicate air bag on-off switches threaten premium discount

PGA Tour season starts with renewed intensity

Study shows much of coast would flood from asteroid strike

Company admits to tobacco plot

New evidence for massive black hole at Milky Way's center

Iran working on missle

Study finds fish helps heart