Merck drags down drug stocks

Aiken construction underway

Clinton signs legislation to overhaul IRS

Pay raise, 401(k)s for military advocated

Russia pushes ahead with austerity program

House Republicans postpone action on IMF funds

Knology to provide digital service

Additional business news

Clinton's decision to maintain trade with China upheld

'Healing' margarine headed to U.S.

Fed inflation-wary despite slowdown in economy

Business briefs

Judge orders arbitration for GM, UAW

Viagra sales taper off

Flue-cured markets open amid uncertainty

Greenspan: 'there will be a correction'

Wheale, Watkins win in judgeship races

Millner runoff possible

Report: Pentagon housing plan will save less than expected

Lawyers headed for runoff

Schrenko keeps seat in primary

Walking the line

Additional area news

Unknowns battle for 10th congressional seat

Brush fires scorch Aiken Co.

One PSC race over, one close

Officials opt to change water policy

Laws credited with lowering teen traffic deaths

Raise request denied

Judge denies new trial motion

Violators of water restrictions could face fine

Package creates scare in Aiken

Williams returns to legislature

Center's changes positive

Election wrapup

County high on list of chemical risks

E. coli problems cause death of 2-year-old girl

Trains to move quicker

Architecture camp

Laws credited with lowering teen traffic deaths

Millner leads in GOP primary

PSC shuts down phone companies

Boswell takes early lead in Attorney General primary

Ex-inmate suit alleges abuse

Richmond Co. probate judge runoff in August

Clinton may veto bill limiting tritium to SRS

Judges miss deadline for appeal

Five overlooked ballots to be counted

Thurmond leads in labor commissioner race

Massey bows out of runoff

Coles leading early in Senate primary

Augusta's tax rates unchanged

Greer wins agriculture primary

Additional area news

District 2 seat goes to Spears

Water main gives supply more relief

Former Gingrich aid wins

Mrs. Gladys Gordon

Mr. Ralph Sifre

Mr. Howard Deer Sr.

Mrs. Thelma Franks

Mr. Frank Ellis

Mrs. Marjorie Phinizy

Ms. Gail Harris

Mrs. Edna Griffin

Ms. Gladys Turner

Mrs. Jean Hindmarch

Mrs. Winnell Fowler

Mr. Isaac Hickson Sr.

Mrs. Mary Bragg

Mrs. Patricia Ange

Mr. Billy Gregory

Mrs. Julia Burns

Mrs. Agnus Campbell

Mr. Michael Moore

Mr. Frank Trotter

Mr. George Kirkland

Mr. Elmer Patrick

Mrs. Barbara Boyle

Mrs. Eleanor Mertins

Mr. King Johnson III

Mrs. Norma McDaniel

Mr. Herman Gartrell

Mrs. Angelyn DeLoach

Mrs. Joan Harmon

Mr. Hugh Thackston

'Wants God in America again' 072398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Applauds Ripken's ability, longevity 072398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Hicks isn't a one man show 072298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Would expand on excellent SRS start 072298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Those state judge races 072398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes child custody protection bill 072298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Hicks as Utilities Director 072298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ga. primary postmortem: The statewide scene 072398 - The Augusta Chronicle

This could be cinderella year for Wake Forest

A real pro: Rose enjoys first pay day

Floyd: A coach's son hits the big-time

Columbia County falls in Dixies

Post 26 getting by without star

Braves crush Phillies

Overtime: Cranford closes in on lead at junior tourney

Newsome says farewell to a lost season

Nate Newton on the Chopping Block

Cleveland grounds crew goes swinging in the rain

Cox's song: Take him out of the ballgame

Tar Heels push Bly for Heisman

Reeves, Falcons set to improve on 1997

Condition of Dolphins' Wheeler upgraded

NFL notes: Policy steps down as team president

NBA and union: Let's talk

Lazier looks for another big weekend at Charlotte

NFL notes: Manning's agent gets down to business

Gil Morgan shooting for victory

Wagner just happy to be back

Inexperience meaningless for `Noles QB

Griffey hits AL-leading 40th home run

Floyd to coach Chicago Bulls

Woods, Cubs outdo Maddux to get victory

Braves notes: Jones embarrassed when yanked

Local NFL official honored

Mountain man: Ullrich takes Tour de France lead

Bull's dynasty coming to end in wrong way

Putting a heart saver in hands of novices

Calming a racing heart

Study: Drugs effective in exercise-induced asthma

Intimacy difficult for those suffering depression

Fox kicking off its fall season in August with two new sitcoms

Perfect dad, ideal doc, Robert Young dies at 91

Window is minutes long for reversing cardiac arrest

Cruise ship smoke obscures industry safety record

National Trust opens Paul McCartney's boyhood home to the public

Lively chicken Flamenco Fajitas are full of flavor

'Private Ryan' reminds family of tragedy

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Children more at risk of being bitten by dog

Newsmagazines continue their summer success

It's a boy for actress Jodie Foster

Health capsules

Health calendar

Perfect dad, ideal doc, Robert Young dies at 91

Internet companies set their sights on toppling TV

Senate moves to protect children from Internet smut

Researchers hunt for American eels in Cape Fear

No need for Viagra with garlic website

National Geographic makes 3-D splash

Study: Differences in heart-risk traits not explained by socioeconomics

Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74

Study: Radioactive idodine treament does not affect cancer deaths

Columbia County using Internet tally

Ballmer named Microsoft president

Study finds apparent decline in Gulf hurricanes

Pornographic images of man's dead daughter found on his computer

Columbia County using Internet tally

Mice cloned with improved technology

Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74