Business briefs: Merrick gets honor

J.B. White name to be missed

Business calendar: Conference planned

Chains offer more than books

'Temporary home' business booming for hotel industry

Town is Viper nest

On the move: Frank joins Golf Hall staff

On the money: Fearful flyers still want flight insurance

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

Many wait on list for chance at decent housing

Additional area news

Hurricane.

James Brown visits Otis Redding's hometown

Churches seek to spread hope in March for Jesus

Weather takes huge bite out of peach crop

Man sells dead father's World War II diary

Police were ready for town's bike fest

Civil War landmark crumbling

Rawls mounts challenge to Rep. Sharpe

Gas line explodes in Aiken

Once-governor hopeful going for office again

Report attacks inmate abuse

Reform facilities in doubt

Budget expected to fall short

Tanning salons fight state exposure limits

Authority likely to keep LMI

Hollings faces difficult fight in Senate race

Office hopefuls speak

Growers dropped petition

Schools take threats of violence seriously

Public trusts grocers not to sell bad food

Despite rain, water ban still in effect

Additional area news

Lawyers want rid of judge

Actions recapped from S.C. legislature

Fire damages Augusta bicycle shop

Officers enforce new BUI law

Library buying books with windfall

Victims seize opportunity to tell their side

Singing during service of faith

National Guard helps Border Patrol build roads

Board rules teachers helped pupils to cheat

Two major hurricanes predicted

Homefront: Neighbors enjoy sounds of flute

Bad guests just don't fade away

Fried chicken competition on rise

State looks to defray costs of fixing markers

Several running for S.C. education post

North Aiken school construction progresses

Georgia lottery's success leads other states to consider games

HIV-positive woman charged with felony

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Rebels capture tourney

Braves notes: Journeyman Seanez happy about chance with Braves

No time wasted in Manning's crash course

Baseball roundup: Saberhagen keys Boston to win against Yankees

Jordan fall raises cry of conspiracy

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

Braves notes: Smoltz recovery is not going as planned

Boll Weevils top Jackets

S.C.'s Boykin Spaniels a breed apart

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

Life getting interesting for Bluff's Miller

Area's top athletes honored

McGwire frenzy growing

Braves drop 3rd straight

Red Wings in position to wrap up Western title

More boating safety courses scheduled

Bulls deliver knockout blow

GreenJackets notes: Crawford cracks starting rotation

Bravo has all-around talent

Second baseman keys Greenjackets

Last American man in Paris knocked out

Police say autopsy of Leon Bender inconclusive

It's all on line for Bulls, Pacers

Jarrett wins Dover economy run

Overtime: Radio report says Elway will return

Baseball roundup: Mets' streak at nine after edging Phillies

Vasser takes second win of season

Serena Williams scores with power, not personality

Overtime: U.S. battles Scotland to scoreless tie

Neagle sputters, Braves lose again

Roddick relieved by postponement

Oakland draft pick found dead

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

Power is attraction for Miller

Jazz tire of waiting game for another shot at title

Blast to past move tests golf's metal

Catching no option for Greene

Couples hopes third time a charm

Couples takes Memorial title

Foreign designers rush furniture to U.S.

Climbers often strive to reach the literary summit

Spoleto will enjoy music of chorale

Writer's novels mirror political uproar many Puerto Ricans face

Apartment-leasing option gives travelers more to look forward to

Fine arts calendar

Tablet tells of early New World exploration

Blume looks to bring readers full circle with latest novel

Winning Wynton

Cheaper by the yard

Civil War book is fact and fiction

Cosmonauts replace failed Mir system

Some providers don't offer shells

Computers Q&A: Answers to Computer Questions

Ex-cosmonaut returning to orbit a la John Glenn

Issues not always big ones for personal computing

Tribute sites abundant on the Web

Study: Internet 'addicts' often show other psychiatric disorders

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

Apple boots up radical redesign with iMac

Both parties deeply involved in satellite policy