Tax reform not easy

Salaries declining

Olympic business may yield little gold

AirTouch renews deal to buy U S West mobile-phone unit

Business briefs

Augusta unemployment up

Dollar, gold rise in Europe

Dollar rises with U.S. stocks and bonds

Asian fallout hits American companies' profits

Compaq replaces IBM at store

Coke quarterly, annual earnings up

Democrats saytop priority israising wage

European Union fines Volkswagen $112 million

Greenspan: Asian crisis could slow economy

Health notes

Legislators vote out state livestock tax

Georgia Lottery drawings held

City names man citizen of the year

House passes accountability bill

Jury to hear of slaying

Rare cancer more likely for some nuclear workers

Candidate put conviction behind him

Soldier convicted of larceny

Kuhlke says no to mayor's race

Futurity cleanup

Principals pleased with scores

Miller signs tax cut

Court: Polygraph exam ruling didn't hurt trial

Health calendar

Aiken police hopeful

Governor gives support to drunken-driving bill

Flying career

SRS might stop sending out its laundry

Brown may get jail time

Ruling complicates case

Diggers to hunt pottery

Agency has new director

High perch

Bombing gets firm local condemnation

Bill seeks to protect state from polluters

Grant's heroics lift Gamecocks

Elderly man convicted of molesting girls

Norwood for seat in 1998

Sale of lots on lakes prompts joint suit

Escaping the wind

State Corrections Department assisting jail probe

Deputies arrest nine after drug search

New test yields more accurate Pap smear results

Local and area briefs

Local and area briefs

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Army makes training more demanding

Breathing influences yawning

Blasts `inaccurate' report 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Finds report on school misleading 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Futurity competition `mismatch' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

State of the Union 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Derail Ga. H.B. 842 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Where's logic in Georgia's justice? 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares marijuana use a `real crime' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps Medicare/Medicaid fraud, abuse 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Protests cutting Augusta's bus service 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Left-wingers apologize 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails charges of `nonteaching' teachers 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants condemned woman executed 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks law protecting president from suits 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Bulldogs get second win in SEC

Aussie Mitchell in lead

Kitchings on USA team

Wagener-Salley coach hope steam not peaking too soon

Graffanino hopes Knoblauch stays

Sprewell, ex-coach meet face to face

Wal-Mart comes to cutter's rescue

Rapps take nothing for granted

Collier had it with Knight

Tech snaps losing streak

Rain halts first round at Pebble

No. 6 Vandy top S.C.

Sprewell takes stand in Day 3

Jags lose 11th straight

Hawks struggling for victories

Bucs lead NFC's Pro Bowl roster

This week's special to Tiger: He's teeing off with his dad

Heels beat unruly Tigers

`Air Korda' taking off in Open

`Picasso' has the right strokes to advance in Australian Open

Barry Sanders: in a rush for records

Pacers wrest doubleheader away from Clayton State

Tribe backs off on Knoblauch

NFL notes: Contract reworking possible

12 Georgians earn awards for outstanding catches

Couple share love of competing in show

Tech, Jones swat Georgia Southern

Woods' team draws fans

Butler-Josey top game in girls' action tonight

Greatest show has oohs, aahs and a hippo too

Big-money titles in Futurity will be decided

World Day blends cultures for international celebration

Arts and entertainment calendar

'Desperate Measures' fails to reach dramatic potential

`Butterfly' shows beauty, style amid tragedy

Brothers have original sound

A study in boots

Video releases

Performances listed

Chalk drawing by Michelangelo sells for record $7.5 million

Folk singer doesn't mind traveling with his music

A new boxer rebellion

Pearl Jam improves with its latest effort

Local favorite makes additions to cafe menu

Arrest won't hurt tours

Multimedia helps corporations cut training costs

EPD cracking down on environmental pollution

EPD cracking down on environmental pollution

SRS might stop sending out its laundry

White House scandal is spurring interest in news Web sites

India sees increasing leprosy cases

Fossil discovery pushes back suspected origin of ants

India sees increasing leprosy cases

Two Russians, Frenchman blast off for Mir space station

Scandal spurring interest in news Web sites

Armey promises to ban all human cloning

Agreements signed for launching of space station