Technology stressed in farming

Business briefs

Microsoft profits up 52 percent

IBM, others warns of Asian fallout well into 1998

Oprah's statements untrue, lawyer for cattlemen alleges

Trade deficit narrows

Speaker stresses alertness

Drug makers consider merger

Additional business information

Court OKs punishing federal workers' lies

Relates 25 years of infanticide in U.S.

Those tall, ugly towers

Pass S.C. salary bill

Says Cleland's votes 'common sense'

Defends teacher in Gracewood incident

Health capsules

Make children work for self-esteem

Beasley to speak tonight

Lift shot

Beasley tells legislators: Eliminate vehicle taxes

Man who reported slaying is put in jail

Massey donations may have violated ethics law

Local Cubans cheer papal visit

Freshmen not ready for math

Health and fitness calendar

James Brown released from hospital

Georgia Lottery drawings held

GOP education plan gives schools more say in funds

Activists targeting program

Revenue chief grilled about tax payments

Report: Audit finds shortfall in tax assessor's office

On a windy night, woman gathers her jacket for warmth

Health community pacesetters

Commission OKs balanced 1998 budget

Healing hands

Bed, breakfast owner protests city regulation

Sponsor wants public salaries disclosed

House debates bill removing FOI loopholes

Georgia defaults near top

Losing ground

No one's getting any younger

Additional area news

First-day sales good for nameless ice team

Local and area briefs

Criminal case could aid new abortion regulation

Despite to cool weather, Aiken residents enjoy carriage ride

Bill aims to ban policy

Georgia lottery drawings held

Security employee files suit

Newsman considers mayoral race

Park project

Anti-drug commercials tested in Atlanta area

State of the State address text

Students take fewer guns, more beepers to schools

Fog covered much of the area Tuesday morning ... life continued

Asks who gains if school is blocked 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says legal `pot' wouldend double standard 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls national sales tax `stupid idea' 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Who gains if school is blocked 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Bob Young: Step down 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says safety is key to school site issue 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Freeze 'rights' funds 012198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lady dogs have no problems with Arkansas

Razorbacks takecare of Auburn

Family members say some allegations may be true

South Aiken beats Bruins with ease

Agassi storms back into contention after lackluster season

Talladega reduces length of Busch series, ARCA races

Lady Jags win tough one over USC-Aiken

Pacers at full strength for game with Jaguars

First-day sales good for nameless ice team

On the fringe: News and notes from the world of golf

Missives from the misled and the mistaken

Braves put Knoblauch trade talks on hold until March

Davenport feels like forgotten figure

UNC, N.C. St. set for battle

Futurity changes as it grows

Overtime: Webber gets arrested on drug charge

Rookie ready to race boss

Tyson will be the bad guy

New concept sends Pacers streaking

King wants to sponsor bout

Perdue-led Spurs pound Hawks

Thrill-ride season continues for Hawks

USC Aiken routs Jaguars 102-81

Twins' stadium issue comes up again

It's 31 in a row for ARC

NCAA: Basketball standout Lester Earl was paid at LSU

Italian winery couple make use of local foods for their antipasti

The supermarket shopper: Golden Shopping Cart awards

Shipwreck hunter may have found Confederate torpedo boat

Small portions: Red meat in meals doesn't have to be unhealthy

Tagine warms cold days

Coming uncoupled

Study supports expanding supply of kidney transplants from cadavers

Eating for life: Healthy food ideas

Bill would restrict subsidy for Internet hookup

First ex-astronaut, then schoolteacher, now ex-cosmonaut

Interior says treaty can be met without using less coal

Local companies grapple millennium bug

Fast modems

Justice: Microsoft ignored simple response to court order

Hospital computer improves treatment of infections

South Pole dome may be moved to Ohio State

New anxiety information available

Brain area linked to ringing in ears

Bond will propose cloning ban in Senate next week

Gene can let AIDS virus escape body's defenses, study suggests