Business briefs: Merrick gets honor

Business calendar: Conference planned

On the money: Fearful flyers still want flight insurance

Chains offer more than books

'Temporary home' business booming for hotel industry

Town is Viper nest

On the move: Frank joins Golf Hall staff

J.B. White name to be missed

National Guard helps Border Patrol build roads

Georgia lottery's success leads other states to consider games

Additional area news

Hollings faces difficult fight in Senate race

Ask us: 'What's an exclusion diet?'

Fire damages Augusta bicycle shop

Budget expected to fall short

Churches seek to spread hope in March for Jesus

James Brown visits Otis Redding's hometown

Tanning salons fight state exposure limits

Fried chicken competition on rise

Two major hurricanes predicted

Once-governor hopeful going for office again

Office hopefuls speak

North Aiken school construction progresses

Public trusts grocers not to sell bad food

Gas line explodes in Aiken

Schools take threats of violence seriously

Board rules teachers helped pupils to cheat

Despite rain, water ban still in effect

Actions recapped from S.C. legislature

Lawyers want rid of judge

Homefront: Neighbors enjoy sounds of flute


Officers enforce new BUI law

Library buying books with windfall

Several running for S.C. education post

Singing during service of faith

Reform facilities in doubt

HIV-positive woman charged with felony

Weather takes huge bite out of peach crop

Police were ready for town's bike fest

Many wait on list for chance at decent housing

Authority likely to keep LMI

Report attacks inmate abuse

Man sells dead father's World War II diary

Bad guests just don't fade away

Civil War landmark crumbling

State looks to defray costs of fixing markers

Rawls mounts challenge to Rep. Sharpe

Additional area news

Growers dropped petition

Victims seize opportunity to tell their side

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PARCA vs. MSAs 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes candidate's 'positive leadership' 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites Augustans' support of the arts 060198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises planning in Columbia Co. 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ga. ideological slugfest 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blame courts, parents for shootings 060198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hopes election will turn lights on 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Chriswell disappoints 060198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Prefers Aiken Co. Dist. 2 candidate 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks cooler evening school activities 060198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Favors mall site for courts, offices 053198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Roddick relieved by postponement

It's all on line for Bulls, Pacers

No time wasted in Manning's crash course

Rebels capture tourney

Baseball roundup: Mets' streak at nine after edging Phillies

Braves drop 3rd straight

Vasser takes second win of season

Area's top athletes honored

Last American man in Paris knocked out

NCAA golf notebook: Pro golf tour next for Tigers' Warren

Police say autopsy of Leon Bender inconclusive

McGwire frenzy growing

Overtime: U.S. battles Scotland to scoreless tie

Baseball notes: O's have no plans to bench Ripken

Red Wings in position to wrap up Western title

Power is attraction for Miller

Braves notes: Smoltz recovery is not going as planned

Couples hopes third time a charm

S.C.'s Boykin Spaniels a breed apart

More boating safety courses scheduled

Braves notes: Journeyman Seanez happy about chance with Braves

Bravo has all-around talent

Life getting interesting for Bluff's Miller

GreenJackets notes: Crawford cracks starting rotation

Jarrett wins Dover economy run

Second baseman keys Greenjackets

Serena Williams scores with power, not personality

Overtime: Radio report says Elway will return

Boll Weevils top Jackets

Neagle sputters, Braves lose again

Baseball roundup: Saberhagen keys Boston to win against Yankees

Catching no option for Greene

Couples takes Memorial title

Jordan fall raises cry of conspiracy

CWS notes: Pro scouts 'babysitting' at College World Series

Oakland draft pick found dead

Jazz tire of waiting game for another shot at title

Blast to past move tests golf's metal

Bulls deliver knockout blow

Tablet tells of early New World exploration

Winning Wynton

Spoleto will enjoy music of chorale

Writer's novels mirror political uproar many Puerto Ricans face

Foreign designers rush furniture to U.S.

Fine arts calendar

Blume looks to bring readers full circle with latest novel

Apartment-leasing option gives travelers more to look forward to

Climbers often strive to reach the literary summit

Cheaper by the yard

Civil War book is fact and fiction

Computers Q&A: Answers to Computer Questions

N.C. man spent years investigating UFO cases in Carolinas

Apple boots up radical redesign with iMac

Cosmonauts replace failed Mir system

Tribute sites abundant on the Web

Both parties deeply involved in satellite policy

Some providers don't offer shells

Issues not always big ones for personal computing

Study: Internet 'addicts' often show other psychiatric disorders

Ex-cosmonaut returning to orbit a la John Glenn