Delta plans to add a bit more reality to TV spots

Welfare hiring on the rise -- a bit

Top IRS official investigated for travel advance

Most large companies have no welfare-to-work promgrams

Area construction declines

S.C. hiring rate lower than nation

Extended care offered for fee

Business hiring to continue at highest levels in 20 years

Raining on their parade

Lawsuit claims policies are unfair to customers

World Bank puts hold on loans to India

Business briefs

Consumer confidence takes a dip

Civic center looks to increase revenue

Twins top class together

Budget conference committee continues to skip over controversy

Authority reduces fee for school

Trustees to meet over new budget

Water restrictions mandatory

Pair place flag at cemetary

High school seniors prepare to graduate

Smoky interior

Police try to identify man, find cause of death

Local and area briefs

Scholarships drop at private schools

Sacred Heart cornerstone set

Additional area news

Trustees to meet, vote on budget

Land feud goes first round

Finally honored

Big dippers

Sibling facing charge

Cool splash

Video gambling six days away from surviving another legislative session

Funding vote goes to board

Flathead's popular among some anglers

Politicians should hit bad drivers

Augusta schools cutting money for school safety

Land feud goes first round

Premature son of defendant may delay suit

Officials retain law firm to close prison deal

Atlanta seeking concessions from airport

Centers' talks anger veterans

School shootings a mystery 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts passage of 'Christmas tree' bill 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

CEOs rip own welfare 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Boost crime lab staff 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

End IMF's free ride 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks better service for southside 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites arguments for opposing abortion 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Take up the gauntlet 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises employer for post-tornado aid 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes mall for government offices 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

A killer's good luck 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Clinton for security breach 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wolfpack repeats 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Confirms cutback in work-hours 052798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blames drivers for highway danger 052698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sabres still mad about officiating

Baseball notes: Pirates pitcher breaks jaw in fight

Jaguars ready for tourney

Braves top Cubs

Trio backbone of ASU team

Georgia makes NCAA finals in men's tennis

Tennis lacking rivalries that used to exist

McGwire hits his way into history

Holiday recreation

Sampras plays his usual game

Overtime: Kennesaw coach hit by suspension

Tech knocked out; Series pairings set

Former PGA player Tommy Moore dead at 35

Augusta trio ready for NCAA

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Once winless Cheever counts his blessings as a race driver

Jackets game postponed

Lopez grand in Braves' win

Dallas stays with its defense

Loss of hearing doesn't slow down 10-year-old

Greene's future uncertain

Miller hits winner in clutch

Gutierrez sparks Jackets

Agassi's comeback sticks in French clay

Gordon luck stuns peers

Braves notebook

Revised Amateur Sports Act deals with athletes rights, lawsuits

'Cancer Wars' author stresses prevention over cure

Senior calendar

The people's pharmacy: Thalidomide may usher in new era of cancer therapy

The supermarket shopper: Supermarkets are not making the grade, shoppers say

Haze from Mexican forest fires stretches across South

Foot-long fanatic

Butterflies take off at weddings

Chef adds Asian flavors to New World steak recipe

Keeping cool on a hot holiday

Book seeks to dispel myths related to aging

Can this marraige be saved? Confronting can restore confidence

Age-old question: Hygiene can minimize virus effects

Disney in deal to dub cartoons in Arabic

Members of Himalayan ethnic group flock to U.S.

Cabinet maker turns wood into art

Tangy appetizer spices up crackers

Education and clay helping shape students

Networks shifting shows in furious battle for ratings

Insurance slowing computer Pap smears

Best of the season fills Strawberry Napoleons

Education and clay helping shape students

Reining in rage

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme chat: Former Will Robinson makes waves on 'B5'

Xtreme fashion: Blaze Durant

Xtreme music: Best selling recorded music

Xtreme big screen

Xtreme advice: Communication is the key for people who care

Few taboos on diversity Web site

Experimental cancer drug administered with altered gene

Georgia hopes all welfare recipients to be on debit cards by year's end

Criminal use of credit cards, Social Security numbers on the rise

Dow 10,000 bug -- smoke or fire?

Online newsletter shows bank rates

As life expectancy rises, experts ponder implications

AOL turns 4.0

Tuberculosis the No. 1 killer of women of child-bearing age