Budget writers reject $7.3 billion Democratic aid plan

PAL workers protest accord

Rate cut would limit, not end, global turmoil

Tokyo stocks nosedive

Titan Wheel will complete Grovetown plant

Shellfish industry could see cutbacks

Flute makers flounder

Business briefs

Dow slips 28 points on rate cut news

Thieves prefer the Honda Accord

Interest rate cut good news for economy

Government produces first budget surplus in 29 years

Levitt says other hedge funds 'probably' at risk

Economists: Growth will slow

Consumer confidence falls 7.1 points

State tax on food lifted

Tommy Hilfiger to pull White House ads

Georgia exports increase 3.3 percent for first 6 months

Russia gets new tax chief

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

World Bank says Asia crisis could get worse

House votes lower student loan interest rate

Couple may sell 'Star'

Value of construction contracts lower in August

Health benefits cutoff challenged in worker-comp case

IMF: Global recession can't be ruled out

Strength of program now reeling

Nutt praises Kentucky quarterback

Trip to Auburn a homecoming of sorts for Vols quarterback

Special teams a special concern for Yellow Jackets

Georges disrupts Auburn's practice schedule

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

Fulmer tells players about Tennessee-Auburn series

Tech tackle possesses many talents

College picks: Ohio State looks too strong for Penn State

Gators armed with two quarterbacks

Playbook wide open for LSU

Tigers' QB job up for grabs

South Carolina player of week

Motivation drives Blackville defense

Georgia player of week

Politics has key role in tritium decision

Coverdell courts votes of women

Corley hearing delayed

Putting around

Rain clouds fail to stop Columbia County Fair

Reps. calling lottery 'done deal'

Some assembly required

Progress threatens old well

Politics has key role in tritium decision

Poker ruling could doom scratch-off promotions

Mother will get money

Balance beam

Funding is spawning contention

Crews test emergency skills

Area schools in top 100 of state HOPE ranking

Mulherin will hear death case

State tax on food lifted

County not responsible for account

Special education costs rise

Citizens request additional SRS funding

Zoning controversy shunned

Postcards come from near, afar

Two Borison jurors dismissed

Across the area

Monday is registration cutoff date

Trio use bats, hoses to pistolwhip teen

Across the area

Jews repent sins on Yom Kippur

S.C. fire safety campaign begins

Corps working to clear debris

Columbia County Fair schedule

Another lawsuit filed on poker zoning law

Youths to work at polls

Must-win for winless Redskins

Pack shores up backfield with Holmes

Charlie Batch: the education of a young quarterback

Heyward could play Sunday

Parcells still uncertain about Foley's condition

Poor play blamed for Bolden's release

Lions' Carrier suspended one game

Mrs. Eloise Pardue

Mrs. Annie Tanner

Ms. Mary Hall

Ms. Lashunda Blocker

Ms. Earnestine Howell

Mrs. Verdis Miller

Mrs. Bessie Overstreet

Rev. Eloise Gary

Mr. Malcolm Bell

Mr. Bomar Roach

Mr. John Harper Jr.

Miss Mary Whitaker

Mr. Hasanie George

Mr. Gabriel Rouquie

Mrs. Dorothy Hensley

Mrs. Zuda Hagans

Mr. Henry Rhodes Sr.

Dr. Marguerite Frierson

Mrs. Anise Hogan

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

Mrs. Wenona Cox

Rev. Leroy Miles Jr.

Mrs. Betty Cook

Mrs. Anise Hogan

Mr. Jimmy Davis

Mrs. Frances Wilcher

Mrs. Cornelia Voliton

Hits divisive article, commissioners 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments loss of drivers license 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Defends new building's architecture 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ousting Roseanne 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

Urges pet owners to be responsible 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions 'worth' of scandal 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants national cemetery for Augusta 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Coles' shameless smear 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites dangers to moms of childbirth 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

A Georgian in Canada 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Surprised by statement 093098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Augusta Players director 100198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Overtime

Klesko aims and connects for once

Hingis leads way for women at Grand Slam Cup

Tyson wants to settle traffic dispute

Start of NBA season in serious doubt

Sosa gets playoffs, not home run crown

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

Red-hot Smoltz is Braves' big-game pitcher

Retirement may be surest path to golf hall

Players union considers next move in NBA lockout

No surprises, Braves take Game 1

Lynx ice nearly ready

Three teams to join forces in aerodynamics bid

Hingis leads way for women at Grand Slam Cup

Stress no factor for Glavine

Cubs received intervention from up above

Braves notes

Overtime: Howell wins first college tournament

Good service yields happy customers

Small portions

Dilbert creator performs for fans for first time

Judge blocks new organ donation rule

New procedure may reduce lymph node removal in breast cancer surgery

Health and fitness calendar

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

Report: Americans eating more vegetables, but not enough

Jewish cook melds culture and food on her TV show

Osmonds bring toothy smiles to TV

FDA approves implanted heart pumps

Health capsules: It's about you

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

Multivitamins could reduce colon cancer risk

Bungee into New Zealand's virtual museum

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

Auction aids birth defects fight

Faith Ford tackles the transition from co-star to star

Microsoft says new book disproves antitrust case

'Salon' bureau chief quits over Hyde affair story

'Living fossils' surface in Indonesia

Internet ovens and refrigerators are on the horizon

Web sites seize visitors, don't let go

Hundreds suffering mysterious illnesses

Obscure Microsoft challenger gets financial backing

Cable industry to give libraries free Internet connections

Airports to use federal funds for Y2K problems

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

Oracle fights Microsoft document-digging

Man puts moonshine memories in cyberspace

Salaries high for grads with tech skills

Success for soy-based fuel blend within reach

Wind power attracting new customers

Changes planned to help Heroin addicts

U.S. government extends its oversight of Internet

Intel, Kodak make it easier to zap photos across Internet