GM, union workers in major battle

American consumers are on a spending spree

Additional business news

Golf carts face government regulations

House considers bill to limit overtime for salespeople

Wireless competition is growing

Japan figures deepen Asia economic woes

Year of Tiger becomes Year of Recession for Asia

Second GM strike could bring nationwide shutdown

Murdoch sharing control of TV Guide with TCI

Site impresses developers

Business briefs

Chamber head faces new duties

Drug fingered in higher prices

Landfill fix gets July deadline

Different drummer

Census takers collect stories with statistics

Melon man

Probation turned down for suspect

Graduation test creates woe

Book tells of bright side of PTL

Millner not sharing stage

Woman dies in trailer fire

Local and area briefs

Implant recipients to go after manufacturers

Fleeing may have saved victim's life

Postcard collection mounting

Flower grower folds up

Ex-Augusta woman guilty of tax evasion

Measure on information access OK'd

Spears leading race for funds

Stormy weather likely to intensify

State mulls reading test for third-grade pupils

Cash OK'd for weather preparations

Suit alleges racketeering

Civilians attack Fort Gordon policy

Phone tower

Aquatic weed causes trouble on Savannah

Additional area news

Study may lead to center

Augusta Canal gets a partner

Candidates spend big on campaigns

Graduation a great feat for two

Agreement to set policy for offenses

Returned goods

Group rewards tipster

Chamber project manager ends job

Sign of the times

Woman continues her love of spinning, rabbit wool

Lynx cheers

Shop around

Slabs on roads get fixed daily

Congressmen travel widely

Family plans to live dream of life at sea

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Cites another championship S.C. school 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Warns recycling program can be costly 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits activism in Ga. high court race 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs experience in Columbia Co. race 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes another south Augusta `slight' 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Chooses `family man' in Augusta judicial race 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

End the perversion 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

The NRA's Moses 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rebuts claim Lyme disease uncommon 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Congress `Slick Willie clones' 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Advocates better pay for law officers 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Muses about traffic, Georgia and Jane 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes experience in judicial race 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Plugs Columbia County candidate 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sick flags over Orlando 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Drag 'em to death 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Apologizes for use of offending word 061398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Bullpen blows Braves win

Baseball roundup: Larkin quiets trade talk

Terry wants playoff, Bobby disagrees

Overtime: Augusta boxer Hudson gains Goodwill spot

Jackets get win behind Alvarado

Can Braves win with this bullpen?

What color would you like, Mr. Malone?

Jackets short-circuited

Baseball notes: Larkin says he wants out of Cincinnati

USC to ban creatine for athletes

School's out for students, but just starting for fish

Cox drawn to country as getaway

Galarraga setting own pace

Sting romp over Mystics in opener

Let athletes decide whether to use creatine

Rodman has his role as a Bull down to science

Jazz finally find right note

Capitals' Bellows has whirlwind day

Capitals aren't just being beat on scoreboard

Irvan returns to scene of tragedy and triumph

Borrego leads European Grand Prix after 65

Carlos Moya latest upset victim at Weber Open

Earnhardt Jr. on dad's team for next 5 years and beyond

Bolton takes spotlight at Butler youth camp

Infamous city plays odd host

NASCAR notes: Gerhart captures first career pole

Aoki's 62 ties markat BellSouth Senior

Disney Channel gains edge on children's programming

World Band will be bringing reggae and jazz to Riverwalk

Comedian says his humor runs in the family

Presbyterians hope to use meeting to squelch sex debate

Some summer fun does comes cheap

N. Georgia Methodists face busy agenda

Getting more than their share

Widow Brown's is crackin' on annual lobster fest

Celebrating creation

Figs will flourish under care

Concert connection

Club calendar

Ramblin' Rhodes: Griffith played it straight as sheriff of Mayberry

`Saturday Night Live' paying tribute to Hartman

High temperatures wreak havoc on summer gardens

Museums return sacred artifacts to Indian tribes

Photographer gets organically intense with her subjects

Pagan groups to worship at Stonehenge for first time in 10 years

`Six Days' pirates old movies

Battle for Jerusalem shifts to biblical Mount of Olives

Smaller fountains make splash

Reading our stories

Garden calendar

Former drug dealer now recruits for God

Day lilies will adorn Augusta Mall at show

Church bulletin

Things will move quickly on d-Day

Seymour not holding her breath on 'Dr. Quinn' renewal

God stays with us in hard times

Applause calendar

Mother to give birth on the Internet

Tree plagues destroying China's forests

Thomas given advice by former Mir astronauts

Hominid brain may have been smaller than once believed

Satellites pushing communications into orbit

Gingrich calls for better teaching for science 'explosion'

Scientists build crash-free computer

Doomsday Clock moved five minutes closer to midnight

Government's Microsoft hired gun is veteran of legal 'Vietnam'

Air Force tests first laser for intercepting missiles in mid-air

Blue mold appears in tobacco in 8 N.C. counties

FCC chairman wants Internet subsidies reduced

Compaq cutting 2,000 jobs after Digital deal

Discovery returns to Earth

Digital votes to sell to Compaq