AIG buying SunAmerica for $16.5 billion in stock

Additional business news

Sears settles lawsuit

Global stock markets roiled on Asian, Russian woes

Wall Street has been played like yo-yo

Government on track for first surplus in 29 years

Business ordered to close

Stockbrokers: Market makes correction

Augusta economy growing

Railroading: Past collides with future

Russian government defends response to economic crisis

Additional business news

Shuttle ferries to Atlanta

Magazine gives school high score

Starting anew

Fort bolsters security measures

Judge asked to send case back to state

Teen-ager was known for service

Timing of strike not issue

Augusta Prep's expansion typical for private schools

Guide to Richmond County schools

Clemson grad offers beer course for study, not for sampling

Atlanta Gas Light told to change name

School's new building a welcome change

Pupil to be

Gun charges dropped against student; board votes tougher policy

Additional area news

Massey again is charged by ethics board

Fiscal year ends with surplus

Newspaper useful tool for schools

Gingrich visits Habitat site

Loud library

Subdivision garners OK from board

Network to have students zipping along

Steeple in the sky over Fury's Ferry Road

Aiken Tech enrollment about same as last year

Judge rules suspects to get separate trials

Water restrictions may be lifted Sept. 1

Officials consider park rink

Lawmakers, state officials celebrate completion of Statehouse renovations

Schools prepare for year

Having fun as summer ends

Cargo pants carry the day for stylin' kids

Minister says suspects already convicted

Additional area news

Study targets body defense

Candidates report contributions

Updating shots key for school

Area farms slowly dying

Report: Pupils unready

Aiken principals play musical chairs

Area lawmakers support airstrikes

Supplies have parents searching

County wants money for flood-area homes

Body of man who disappeared found in sinkhole at hospital

Meeting addresses needs

Official facing lawsuit

Back-to-school rush begins

Guide to Columbia County schools

Uniformity growing in Richmond this year

Aiken elementary schools going Spanish

Nine charges against MCG doctor dropped

Hephzibah to help freshmen adapt

Post card collection passes 300

Columbia schools get tough on conduct

Company donates property

Guide to private schools

Strengthened zoning laws contemplated

Stepson charged in stabbing death

Evans Middle School to welcome new principal

Guide to Aiken County schools

Mr. Otis Tanner

Mr. Pantazes Gallos

Mrs. Billie Rowe

Mr. Cleve Rawls

Mr. Hudson Godbee

Mr. Willie Harden

Ms. Latoria Brown

Mrs. Gertrude Dickerson

Mrs. Nell Terry

Mr. E.W. Herndon

Mr. J.B. Robinson

Mr. Harry Burnette Jr.

Mrs. Janie Scott

Mrs. Polly Goodwin

Mrs. Daisy Wilcher

Mrs. Martha Hair

Mr. Verdis Coppet

Mrs. Jacqueline Jenkins

Mr. Willis Davis

Mrs. Nellie Simmons

Mrs. Odie Neal

Mr. Byron Chance Jr.

Mrs. Annie Williams

Mrs. Mildred Neal

Mr. John Paschal

Mrs. Mattie Dixon

Mr. Eddie Patterson

Edward Massey II

Mr. Bolton Morgan

Mrs. Mary Stow

Mr. William Gilpin

Mrs. Caroline Cheeley

Mr. Hubert Malcom

Mrs. Louise Weathersbee

Mr. Herman Lockwood Jr.

Mrs. Marian Pague

Mr. Eland Harris

Mr. Ollie Thomas

A break for Inglis 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Clinton avoided clear confession 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cruise strikes not cynical 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Their marriage was a moving experience 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Walker on target 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions schools' lack of Internet plan 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises cyclists' support of research 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls school rule 'mandated fund raiser' 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Comments on Clinton's presidency 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts critic of 'ancient covenants' 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Summarizes Clinton 'apology' 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes lawmaker's health care reform 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

A nation of laws 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits defense of school site choice 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits 'transparent, pitiful' political ads 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Criticizes rising prices and taxes 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Clinton let people down 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares holly shrubs a traffic hazard 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Writer behind Clinton 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports enduring Clinton presidency 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Public owes Clinton more respect 082198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants equality without the racism 082298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sosa gets No. 49; Cubs rally for win

Sale of Marlins remains on hold

College notes: Mumme begins to feel the pressure

Graf loses in du Maurier

Freshman putting his team first

Carlisle leading Palmetto Amateur

Carolina finishes up camp at Wofford, heads home

Baseball probes possible umpires' sale of signed balls

Padres down Braves again

Huizenga's Marlins tough sell

Gordon cautious as he stands on verge of record

Smoltz gets win against Padres

Prep notes: Lincoln's Campbell looking at young crop of Red Devils

Overtime: Thompson wins Georgia Open by five shots

'Andro' pill OK in baseball

NCAA says Tide broke two rules

Kucera, Ivanisevic advance to Pilot Pen semis

Leaf, Manning downplay first pro meeting

McGwire slams 2; has 51

Hanspard has his own agenda

Jets edge Giants; Sehorn out for season

Yatil Green out for second season in a row

Fishing report: Going deep may boost bass catches

IOC proposes new anti-drug agency

Aiken County set to kick off season

South Carolina close to football sell-out, Clemson tries to drum up business

GreenJackets win second in a row

Taking time to deal with some issues

McGwire blasts No. 50

Midland Valley shocks Jackets

Lions, Bengals judging QBs

Pippen says he and Jordan probably not returning

Minnesota, Carolina meet in exhibition game

Wallace wins pole, Gordon content with seventh

Rafter, Sampras fall in tourney

Tyson licensing hearing delayed until Sept. 19

Overtime: Campbell due to be honored by Blue-Gray

Braves notes: Wohlers may extend stint in minors

Duck hunters squawk about shooting hours

Fox said to be getting $1.6 million for 30-second ad on Super Bowl

HBO's 'Rat Pack' dispels myth about Hollywood icons

Some plants surprised experts in drought

Concert calendar

Christian life is joy to missionary

'Sunday-go-to-meetin' clothes have lost their starch

Mini reviews

Club calendar

Exhibit chronicles black achievement

'Deathtrap' springs surprises

Ramblin' Rhodes: Elvis still a teddy bear to fans

Big band; big appeal

Garden calendar

Words to tame the savage beast

Portrait of a young Lincoln? Experts in a tizzy

Guitarists take classic approach

Currents of change roll Seventh-Day Adventists

'Blade' breathes life into comic book genre

God and art paint Kitchens' life

Preparing for next summer

Sinful spirit should not be at core of anger

Video reviews

Evangelicials claim bias within Navy chaplain corps

Applause calendar

History of complaints dog Adventist aid agency

Church bulletin

ABC has a 'Line' on summer ratings with Carey

Scientists discover new robin in Central African Republic

Denver testing satellite-assisted cellular phones

China launches two U.S.-made satellites

Survey: Large U.S. regional banks may have edge on Y2K

Phone companies sue FBI over digital wiretap plans

Netscape fixes bug in Internet browser

Computer prices break $400 mark

China to issue 'smart cards'

Navy investigates theft of laptop computer from ship

Police arrest former Morgan Stanley employee in hacker scheme

Fed plans bigger cash reserve for Y2K problems

Bite down and jam on tuneful lollipops

Uncle Sam becomes online collector for tax bills