Consumer loan deliquency rates mixed

Course targets schemes

BellSouth to grow local calling zone

EU members squabble over costs to countries

Teleglobe buys Excel long distance firm for $3 billion

Employers strive to turn passive workers into 'climbers'

Sunbeam axes "Chain Saw Al"

Tyson officials accused of seeking Espy influence

Business traveler targeted by hotels

Dow Jones falls 207 points

County short of speculative buildings

Goldman Sachs job not what it used to be

Greenspan: Merger wave not threat to economy

FAA ordering inspection of Boeing rudder-pedal

Business briefs

Teamsters may reject Anheuser-Busch terms

GM strike talks continue

Strike hits GM where it hurts

Inflation at worse level in 17 months

Georgia-based company paying refunds

Attorney general hopefuls fight over small differences

Scores divide incumbents

Local and area briefs

Norwood could be millionaire

Cutting jobs being avoided

Emergency probe to keep costing county

Drill to test Augusta's emergency plan in case of dam failure

Search continues for Suba

Canal authority to lose big chunk of revenues

Martinez, Appling fire departments to determine boundaries

Adams marks year as college president

Prosecutor: Driver may get 30 years

Investigation forces pay of volunteers

Storms take out power

Wilson out of contest

Criticism of general confirmed

Local teen killed in Florida car crash

In a tight spot

Storms take out power

Ready to swim

Richland jail works to initiate changes

Executives oppose deepening harbor

Local and area briefs

Hungarian delegates arrive in Augusta

Ministers defend call for wives to submit

Chess night attracts residents to coffeehouse

Expense for sewer dropping

Going to waste

Homeless task force still without home

Upstate's growers optimistic

Officials hope repaired line will ease problems

Council recognizes art museum director

Adopt-A-Stream aids teachers

Black colleges seeking money for renovations

Weather harming farmers

House guarantees tuition aid

Hollings denounces plan to end support program

Problems at area weigh stations called typical

County may get steepest lawyer bills in 5 years

Mrs. Thelma Brannon

Mr. William Clements

Mrs. Virginia Adams

Mrs. Iris Holton

Mrs. Mattie Lemmons

Mr. Phil Palmer

Ms. Julia West

Mr. George McKenzie

Mrs. Annie Wilson

Mr. Bernard Houck

D'ondra Goodwin

Mr. Lewis Crafton

Mr. James Reynolds

Mr. Enon Lamb Jr.

Rev. Dora James

Mr. Robert Culbreath

Mrs. Van Daisy Pearson

Brandi Matney

Mr. Hairl Price

Mr. Charles T. Maddox

Mrs. Doris Garrett

Mr. Leon Greenway

Mrs. Clarice Lord

Mr. Morgan Fitz

Mr. Donald Adams

Mr. Freddie Morell Sr.

Mr. Freddie Hogan

Mrs. Bernice Clear

Mrs. Ona Wills

Mrs. Annie Reese

Mrs. Mary Phoenix

Mr. James Crank Jr.

Ms. Brenda Grice

Mr. Henry James

Mrs. Ellen Thompson

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Brazil first World Cup team to advance

German team shuts out U.S.

Wimbledon seeds good for Graf, Agassi

Jackets impressed by Freeman's play

Look for the veteran Watson come Sunday

Drivers test IROC cars at Indy

Smoltz set for Saturday start

Who'll stop Bulls' reign?

Repeat performance

USC to open season Nov. 8 vs. Louisville

S.C. State athletic department under fiscal gun

Martin journey just beginning

New pitcher

Els limps into Open, Martin rolls in and Tiger stands

Backup QB quits at South Carolina

Healthy Tolbert ready for '98

Graveyard of champions awaits U.S. Open

Bulls party one more -- one last? -- time

Another ringless summer for Jazz

Braves shut out Marlins

Capitals' success leaves some black fans cold

Short bites: News and notes from the world of food

Pfizer developing improved Viagra

Aspertame may benefit some arthritis sufferers

Story of 'The Truman Show'

ABC will rely on controversial fall ad campaign

Pet mediator soothes barking, hissing waters

Body's fluid movement can be cause of swelling

Woman receives H.S. diploma at 98

Beanie Mania

Weir films worth a look on video

Group puts luxury hotel on endangered list

Can this marriage be saved?

The sources for the vibe in soul music started small

Officials prepare West Coast for disastrous waves

Plus-size is ideal for supermodel Emme

Senior calendar

How about a scoop of tuna? Spinach, chili, spaghetti?

Xtreme style

Audio best

Supplemental nutrition

Singer Jewel says she's growing up

Teen chooses vegan diet for health's sake

Xtreme screen

Company touts composite utility pole as the future

Study: Radiation no good for eye cancer

Ground broken on new center

Satellite returns from second trip around the moon

Tests could personalize drugs

Mom gives birth over the Internet

Nader wants guarantees for Windows alternatives

Space once an 'ether or' proposition

Countryfolk, kids lean to micromotoring

Researchers groping to find missing energy

Air pollution a tourism problem for western N.C.

The Web week ahead

Biotech companies developing sci-fi vaccines to ease immunization

Drug company sues FDA over dietary supplement regulations

Heart tissue may recover when device used

FBI files on the Internet

E-mail can be a mixed blessing

House web addresses raise question

Keeping up the Hughes'

Vaccines changing with times

Dell in talks with Microsoft about custom-designing computers

Universe balances, despite missing energy