Secretaries praised today

Business briefs

Additional business news

Feds consider telling consumers how quickly cars can stop

Lockheed Martin earnings down 7 percent

Stock exchange may relocate

Microsoft reports 28 percent increase in quarterly profit

Testimony of rape victim, aggressor conflict

Local and area briefs

United Way affiliate proposal stirs anger

Miller signs final state budget

New voting system in use for commissioners

Additional area news

Deputy indicted in death

Clear sunny day makes for good painting weather

Board raising tax levy

Pupils walk arm-in-arm with class at school

Nurturing hands

Pests swarm Georgia coast

Challenger takes aim at Coverdell's voting

In Aiken, suspected abandoned crack house burns

Medical facility may lose federal cash

Health care on Coverdell agenda

Payments also have odd items

Senate to debate car tax

Catching action

Witness describes encounter

Hispanics want another to replace Pena

Murder suspect on trial

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Officials weigh benefits of breast-cancer drugs

Vote means big surprise for church

Georgia lottery drawings held

Speaker pro tem to seek 16th term

Working to keep street clean in downtown Augusta

Malpractice costs may be going up

County denies zoning

School appeals plan to Supreme Court

Proposal for hotel no more

Interns get doctors' outlook

GOP leaders tell Bowers to quit

Coles vows to beat Coverdell

Musician a master of strings

Greenbrier, Harlem win Coke prize

Screenings unveil higher cancer rate

Getting pitching machine ready ready for season

Spring hailstorm

Praises Sheriff's Department chaplain 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments pursuit of sordid court case 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

A Georgia success story 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Outlines S.C. center's problems 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Aiken County school plan 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Explains Coke's school support, ads 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants seat beltson school buses 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Compel firms' cleanup 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Earth Day reflections 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Marks Crime Victims Rights Week 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rebuke Fonda for U.N. remarks 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Storms hit Augusta 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Pacers hold on against Jaguars

Norman out for season

Warren concentrates to second ACC golf crown

It's Chipper on the warpath

De La Hoya, Chavez to meet in Sept. 18 rematch

NBA playoffs: Teams ready for post season

Local golfers soldiering on amid unknowns

North Augusta's White gets 1-hitter

Courier advances, other high seeds bumped

WNBA expands to Orlando, Minnesota

Presidents say rule helped more than it harmed

Smoltz impressive in victory

Norman out for season after shoulder surgery

A bitter year over, Slaney is set to run again

Wohlers appears to have solved flaw in delivery

Augusta holds off Sand Gnat rally, wins

Augusta gets ice skating rink

BrunelSunergy wins seventh leg of round-the-world sailing race

GHSA creating financial rules

Westside girls nail down spot in playoffs

Bulls fans wonder how egos can get in way of greatness

RedStixx win two from Jackets

Baseball roundup: McGwire gets 9th homer

Overtime: Ballesteros enshrinement is delayed

White to play another season

Baseball notes: Johnson suspended for 3 games

Official fulfilling a dream

Sharks plan to make noise in NHL playoffs

Baseball playoffs all wet

Signing with Carolina ends Gilbert's hiatus

Sampras takes out Agassi in straight sets

Pierson named Lynx assistant general manager

Christian on the bench

As playoffs start, a question tugs at Jordan

Wohlers appears to have solved flaw in delivery

National Teacher of the Year stresses history

The supermarket shopper: United States is coupon saver of the supermarket world

Study suggests fetal cells could trigger scleroderma

Butterfly memorial to Holocaust children almost done

Good pirates

New contact lens technology offers new form of self-expression

Tasty pasta dish has everything you love about pizza, except the fat

Health capsules: Defibrillators now thought safer

Study challenges idea that menopause gives evolutionary advantage

Be on the lookout for 2,000 pound strawberry

Cooking is no chore for contest winners

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Fruity dessert brings back spring color

Seinfeld who?

Nerve growth hormone heals corneal ulcers

Study says many people don't recognize stroke

Six percent of doctors say they helped patients end lives

Law enforcement goes online

Britain defends acceptance of nuclear material

Zzzzz: Astronauts sleeping for science

Japan to watch for falling space trash and asteroids

Hackers break into Pentagon system

Thumbprinting catching on

Microsoft launches second ad campaign

Microsoft argues crucial appeals case

Mir's cosmonauts take fifth spacewalk in repair-filled month

Gorilla is going online for a little chat

Judge dismisses AOL in Drudge suit

Bowl tests scientific knowledge

Evidence of distant solar system found

Six percent of doctors say they helped patients end lives

CIA sets up web page for children

Glenn laughs at old-man-in-space gags with nation's jokesters

Recent years warmest in 600 years