Budget writers reject $7.3 billion Democratic aid plan

PAL workers protest accord

Rate cut would limit, not end, global turmoil

Shellfish industry could see cutbacks

Value of construction contracts lower in August

House votes lower student loan interest rate

Flute makers flounder

Health benefits cutoff challenged in worker-comp case

Dow slips 28 points on rate cut news

Titan Wheel will complete Grovetown plant

Couple may sell 'Star'

Business briefs

Levitt says other hedge funds 'probably' at risk

Thieves prefer the Honda Accord

Consumer confidence falls 7.1 points

Government produces first budget surplus in 29 years

Tommy Hilfiger to pull White House ads

IMF: Global recession can't be ruled out

Russia gets new tax chief

Economists: Growth will slow

World Bank says Asia crisis could get worse

State tax on food lifted

Interest rate cut good news for economy

Georgia exports increase 3.3 percent for first 6 months

Russia's blueprint calls for reversal of free-market reforms

Tokyo stocks nosedive

Playbook wide open for LSU

Strength of program now reeling

Nutt praises Kentucky quarterback

Tech tackle possesses many talents

Special teams a special concern for Yellow Jackets

Tigers' QB job up for grabs

Georges disrupts Auburn's practice schedule

Clemson's players not worried about talk of West's job status

College picks: Ohio State looks too strong for Penn State

Gators armed with two quarterbacks

Fulmer tells players about Tennessee-Auburn series

Trip to Auburn a homecoming of sorts for Vols quarterback

South Carolina player of week

Motivation drives Blackville defense

Georgia player of week

Corley hearing delayed

County not responsible for account

Some assembly required

Monday is registration cutoff date

Rain clouds fail to stop Columbia County Fair

Youths to work at polls

Another lawsuit filed on poker zoning law

Columbia County Fair schedule

Trio use bats, hoses to pistolwhip teen

Reps. calling lottery 'done deal'

Putting around

Progress threatens old well

Two Borison jurors dismissed

Poker ruling could doom scratch-off promotions

Corps working to clear debris

Funding is spawning contention

Area schools in top 100 of state HOPE ranking

Mother will get money

State tax on food lifted

Citizens request additional SRS funding

Politics has key role in tritium decision

Postcards come from near, afar

Mulherin will hear death case

Zoning controversy shunned

S.C. fire safety campaign begins

Jews repent sins on Yom Kippur

Coverdell courts votes of women

Politics has key role in tritium decision

Across the area

Special education costs rise

Balance beam

Crews test emergency skills

Across the area

Pack shores up backfield with Holmes

Lions' Carrier suspended one game

Charlie Batch: the education of a young quarterback

Poor play blamed for Bolden's release

Parcells still uncertain about Foley's condition

Must-win for winless Redskins

Heyward could play Sunday

Rev. Leroy Miles Jr.

Mr. Dale L. Clark, 62, Alleluia founding member

Mrs. Dorothy Hensley

Mr. Henry Rhodes Sr.

Ms. Earnestine Howell

Mrs. Anise Hogan

Mr. John Harper Jr.

Mrs. Wenona Cox

Mrs. Cornelia Voliton

Mrs. Betty Cook

Mr. Bomar Roach

Ms. Lashunda Blocker

Mrs. Eloise Pardue

Mrs. Annie Tanner

Mrs. Anise Hogan

Mrs. Verdis Miller

Mr. Hasanie George

Miss Mary Whitaker

Mr. Jimmy Davis

Rev. Eloise Gary

Dr. Marguerite Frierson

Mr. Gabriel Rouquie

Mrs. Bessie Overstreet

Ms. Mary Hall

Mrs. Frances Wilcher

Mrs. Zuda Hagans

Mr. Malcolm Bell

Coles' shameless smear 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Surprised by statement 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits 'whitewash' of Clinton 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Augusta Players director 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges pet owners to be responsible 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits divisive article, commissioners 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments loss of drivers license 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Pro-lifers do object to the `morning-after pill' 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Commends newspapers for stand 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends new building's architecture 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

A Georgian in Canada 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites dangers to moms of childbirth 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants national cemetery for Augusta 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ousting Roseanne 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Dems & gamblers: S.C. for sale? 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions 'worth' of scandal 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lynx ice nearly ready

Overtime: Howell wins first college tournament

Klesko aims and connects for once

Overtime

Cubs received intervention from up above

Stress no factor for Glavine

Sosa gets playoffs, not home run crown

Agassi beats Pioline, then assails U.S. tennis official

Retirement may be surest path to golf hall

Hingis leads way for women at Grand Slam Cup

Red-hot Smoltz is Braves' big-game pitcher

Braves notes

Hingis leads way for women at Grand Slam Cup

Tyson wants to settle traffic dispute

Players union considers next move in NBA lockout

Three teams to join forces in aerodynamics bid

No surprises, Braves take Game 1

Start of NBA season in serious doubt

'Blue's Clues' is a big hit in nation's toy stores

Small portions

Dilbert creator performs for fans for first time

Osmonds bring toothy smiles to TV

FDA approves implanted heart pumps

Health capsules: It's about you

Foil cooking makes a low-fat, all-in-one meal easy to prepare

Bungee into New Zealand's virtual museum

Jewish cook melds culture and food on her TV show

Judge blocks new organ donation rule

Auction aids birth defects fight

Multivitamins could reduce colon cancer risk

New procedure may reduce lymph node removal in breast cancer surgery

Health and fitness calendar

Good service yields happy customers

War on flu

Homemade stromboli a tasty alternative to takeout

Genetic defect linked to obesity

Sweet, delicate flavor imbues Thai dessert

Christina Applegate plays a new kind of role in 'Jesse'

Regular Joes

Genetic test reveals seriousness of heart rhythm disorder

Report: Americans eating more vegetables, but not enough

Faith Ford tackles the transition from co-star to star

Evidence of worm-like animals found in billion-year-old rock

Cable industry to give libraries free Internet connections

Success for soy-based fuel blend within reach

Wind power attracting new customers

'Salon' bureau chief quits over Hyde affair story

Microsoft says new book disproves antitrust case

Internet ovens and refrigerators are on the horizon

Salaries high for grads with tech skills

Man puts moonshine memories in cyberspace

Obscure Microsoft challenger gets financial backing

Web sites seize visitors, don't let go

Oracle fights Microsoft document-digging

'Living fossils' surface in Indonesia

Intel, Kodak make it easier to zap photos across Internet

Hundreds suffering mysterious illnesses

U.S. government extends its oversight of Internet

Changes planned to help Heroin addicts

Airports to use federal funds for Y2K problems