Paula Rego still paints her homeland
PORTO, Portugal - In the 1950s, when Paula Rego was 17, her father gave her some advice.

Paula Rego still paints her homeland

Vatican exhibit explores colorful world of ancient sculpture
VATICAN CITY - For those who envision the ancient world of sculpture as a monotonous palette of muted grays, the Vatican Museums are offering an eye-opening exhibit of how the ancients viewed their art - in dazzling and rich shades of greens, ochres and blues.

Painting 'lost' for 60 years sold for $1.2 million
TAMPA, Fla. - After being '"lost" for 60 years in the vaults of Florida's Ringling Museum of Art, an 1887 oil painting sold at a Sotheby's auction in New York for $1.2 million.

Vatican exhibit explores colorful world of ancient sculpture

Exhibit explores mysteries of Medieval paintings
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - The woman sits in an enclosed garden with a child on her knee, her hand holding the little boy as he flips through a book resting on her opposite leg.

Exhibit explores mysteries of Medieval paintings

Vote on move of Expos is delayed
CHICAGO - Major League Baseball owners surprisingly did not vote Thursday on the proposed move of the Montreal Expos to Washington.

Collection of sweaters grows larger every Christmas

Man's wallet returned after 35 years
VALDOSTA, Ga. - The wallet of a former Lowndes High School student who later died in Vietnam was returned Wednesday to his mother more than 35 years after it was lost.

Odds and Ends
MILFORD, Conn. - Is the wedding still on? That's one of the unanswered questions in the case of a man who police say staged a break-in at his own home so he could sell his fiancee's engagement ring.c

TV anchor on air nude for story about art
CLEVELAND - A television news anchor appeared on the air nude in a first-person report about an artist's photographs, drawing a record number of viewers for the time slot, the station said.

Father apologizes for teen accused of serving poisoned cake to classmates
ATLANTA - The father of one of two 13-year-old girls accused of serving poisoned cake to about a dozen students said Thursday he and his daughter were sorry it happened.

Man admits making up story about 27-year-old killing
GRIFFIN, Ga. - A Griffin man admitted Wednesday that he fabricated a story about fatally shooting an acquaintance 27 years ago and dumping his body in a well - a tale that touched off a two-day excavation.

Truck driver gives panhandler $1, then accidently runs over him
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - A truck driver gave a panhandler $1, then struck and killed the man as he drove his rig away. Police said it was possible the driver didn't know what happened.

FDA defends its handling of Vioxx safety issues
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday defended its oversight of Vioxx ahead of a congressional review into whether the agency and the maker of the arthritis drug recently taken off the market put patients' safety first.

Congress to approve $800 billion debt-limit increase
WASHINGTON - Congress is ready to send President Bush an $800 billion debt limit increase, a testament to the massive federal deficits that have marked his administration.

Possible mad cow case found
WASHINGTON - The government is checking a possible new case of mad cow disease, officials said Thursday, rattling the nation's cattle industry, food processors and beef-oriented restaurant chains.

Report infers slower economic growth ahead
NEW YORK - The economy could be headed for slower growth in the next several months, according to a report released Thursday by a private research group. A separate report showed a drop in weekly claims for unemployment benefits.

Georgia Power weighs profit needs

Google says revenue growth is slowing
NEW YORK - Shares of Google Inc. slipped in pre-market trading Thursday after the world's most popular Internet search engine warned for the second time in a week that its fourth-quarter revenue growth rate is likely to slow from previous quarters.

Rates on 30-year, 15-year mortgages dip
WASHINGTON - Rates on 30-year and 15-year mortgages dipped this week, a development that should help keep the housing market humming.

Analysts: Sears deal is $11 billion gamble

Jobless claims drop last week
WASHINGTON - The number of people filing new applications last week for unemployment benefits dipped last week, offering a hopeful sign for recovery in the nation's labor market.

Ex-lieutenant governor gets four years in securities fraud
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Former Lt. Gov. Earle Morris was sentenced Friday to nearly four years in prison for misleading investors about the securities firm he led before it collapsed in the state's biggest bankruptcy.

Google says revenue growth is slowing

Call center provides lift for St. Marys
ST. MARYS, Ga. - Gov. Sonny Perdue is credited by many elected officials for offering the incentives to lure what will soon be Camden County's largest private employer to St. Marys.

Google co-founders, CEO to sell up to 16.6 million shares
SAN FRANCISCO - Google Inc. co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin each plan to sell up to 7.2 million shares of their stock in the online search engine leader during the next 18 months - divestitures that would generate windfalls of more than $1 billion apiece at current market prices.

Phil Knight resigns top job at Nike

Panel OKs Lowe's, Home Depot shops
North Augusta may soon become a do-it-yourselfer's paradise.

Congress to approve $800 billion debt-limit increase

SBC and Yahoo! extend pact to offer Internet service

Crude jumps above $48 a barrel after report of refinery outage

Possible mad cow case found

Panel OKs Lowe's, Home Depot shops

Officials buy land to build interchange
A section of Bobby Jones Expressway just west of Interstate 20 might soon start looking like a ghost town.

Dollar seems to have nowhere to go but down

SBC and Yahoo! extend pact to offer Internet service
SAN ANTONIO - SBC Communications Inc. and Yahoo! Inc. are expanding their partnership in high-speed Internet access to make news, entertainment and other services available not just on computers but also on cell phones, televisions and other devices.

Google co-founders, CEO to sell up to 16.6 million shares

Phil Knight resigns top job at Nike
PORTLAND, Ore. - Phil Knight stepped down Thursday as president and chief executive of Nike Inc., the $12 billion athletic shoe and clothing company he co-founded and built into the world's largest shoe maker and one of its best-known brands.

Ex-lieutenant governor gets four years in securities fraud

Analysts: Sears deal is $11 billion gamble
NEW YORK - The $11 billion deal between Kmart and Sears is seen as a high-risk gamble to some analysts, who say the struggling discounter and struggling department store won't merge with quick, or even certain, success.

Officials buy land to build interchange

New tool for scholarly research introduced
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Google Inc., the leader in online search engines, is setting out to make better sense of all the scholarly work stored on the Web.

Call center provides lift for St. Marys

Georgia Power weighs profit needs
ATLANTA - With bill payers and stockholders watching closely, state regulators must strike a fine balance in deciding how much profit Georgia Power should make, utility officials said Thursday as they began hearing final appeals for a rate increase.

Stocks finish lower on Greenspan warning
NEW YORK - Stocks fell sharply Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrials losing more than 115 points, as Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan sounded a warning over the nation's spiraling trade deficit. Crude oil futures rose more than $2 per barrel, further pressuring stocks.

Business briefs
The label of a can of Campbell's "SpaghettiOs", left, released by Campbell Soup Co, of Camden, N.J., Thursday, Nov. 18, 2004, shows the brand change to Campbell's from the old brand Franco-American, right.

Changes in testing could raise odds of finding mad cow disease
WASHINGTON - As the government awaits definitive results in a possible second case of mad cow disease, federal officials are charting new ground in dealing with a jittery public.

Dollar's fall raises concerns in Europe
BERLIN - The U.S. dollar sagged to another record low against the euro Thursday, fueling speculation that the European Central Bank might stage a risky intervention in currency markets to prop up the dollar and protect Europe's export-driven recovery.

Crude jumps above $48 a barrel after report of refinery outage
Crude oil futures prices soared more than $2 a barrel to settle above $48 on Friday, as concerns about tight winter fuel supplies mixed with speculation that OPEC may scale back output later this year.

Dollar seems to have nowhere to go but down
NEW YORK - The dollar continued its seemingly unstoppable slide against other currencies this week, leaving U.S. and European officials increasingly at odds over what - if anything - should be done about it.

S.C. assistant returns to Death Valley
CLEMSON, S.C. - Rick Stockstill knew this day was coming when he shook hands with South Carolina coach Lou Holtz to join the Gamecocks' staff.

Merriweather, Summers staged classic battle

Merriweather, Summers staged classic battle
CLEMSON, S.C. - South Carolina's pending coaching switch is bound to dominate the news and emotions of today's noon meeting between Clemson and the Gamecocks.

S.C. assistant returns to Death Valley

Auburn's BCS talk surrounds Iron Bowl

Zook, Gators want end to 18-year skid
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida coach Ron Zook has one final chance to do something even Steve Spurrier couldn't do as Top Gator - win at Florida State.

College football preview
SOUTH CAROLINA AT CLEMSON Noon l Memorial Stadium l Clemson, S.C.

College football preview

Auburn's BCS talk surrounds Iron Bowl
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Tommy Tuberville is taking it one championship game at a time: state, Southeastern Conference and, with two wins and some outside help, national.

Zook, Gators want end to 18-year skid

Gators trying to forget debacle against FSU

Gators trying to forget debacle against FSU
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Almost every year, the Florida-Florida State game has one memorable play that makes the difference.

DDA is on life support

Situational ethics
It's a bit unseemly, wouldn't you say, that the same Republican Party that wanted to impeach a president for lying under oath is now relaxing its ethics rules to go easy on one of its own.

Talk about desperate!
Housewives aren't the only people who are desperate at ABC.

Whitewater, now Whitewash
The new Clinton Presidential Library is designed to be a huge tourist draw.

Correction

Beacon of hope shines on
The liberal news media have gleefully reported anecdotal evidence of an increase in Americans wanting to emigrate to Canada after the re-election of President George W. Bush.

A rudderless airport

U.N. scandal grows
In terms of sheer money, the United Nations' oil-for-food program is by far the largest rip-off in the history of the world - and it just got worse.

Situational ethics

A rudderless airport
If Augusta Regional Airport has a story to tell, trying to do it on the sides of No. 2 pencils and giving them away to area students is a completely beef-headed way to do it.

Correction
An editor's note on a Nov. 16 letter to the editor should have said that Andy Windham was this year's Constitution Party candidate for South Carolina State House District 86.

Beacon of hope shines on

DDA is on life support
Five years after being infused with new life and authority - and tax money - Augusta's Downtown Development Authority has one tangible accomplishment: a really, really, really neat-looking clock on Broad Street.

Talk about desperate!

Disney relaunches Muppet brand
LOS ANGELES - The frog is back. Kermit, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and their pals are starring in their own Web site - the first in a series of new creative efforts launched by the Walt Disney Co. since buying the Muppets in April.

Tim Allen gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
LOS ANGELES - Actor Tim Allen received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday and declared it just the beginning of major neighborhood improvements.

Ja Rule's manager arrested
NEW YORK - Ja Rule's manager was arrested Wednesday as part of an investigation into the music label once known as Murder Inc.

People
ROME - OutKast topped the winners list at the MTV Europe Music Awards, picking up three prizes, including best group. The hip-hop stars from Atlanta also won best video and song for "Hey Ya!"

People in the News
LONDON - A lawyer for Roman Polanski said the filmmaker was being denied justice because he isn't allowed to sue a magazine for defamation in a British court while remaining in France.

Seinfeld's puffy shirt joins Smithsonian cultural icons
WASHINGTON - Move over, ruby slippers. That puffy shirt's moving in. The outlandishly unfashionable shirt worn by Jerry Seinfeld on his hit TV show went on display Friday at the Smithsonian, alongside Kermit the Frog, Archie Bunker's chair and Dorothy's magic slippers from "The Wizard of Oz."

Tony Soprano and Paulie Walnuts visit troops
LOS ANGELES - Even TV mobsters have a soft spot for U.S. troops serving abroad.

Thanksgiving Day parade is satisfying
It's amazing that as we go through life, people find they love the same things for different reasons. For instance, I love parades. I'm particularly fond of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade.

Colors, fish are all around

IRS audits more wealthy taxpayers

Colors, fish are all around
If you don't care about driving to the mountainous areas of Georgia and South Carolina to check out the leaf season, take your boat up Strom Thurmond Lake's Little River and Big Hart Creek on the Georgia side.

IRS audits more wealthy taxpayers
WASHINGTON - The IRS increased its audits of wealthy taxpayers this year, helping the agency haul in a record $43 billion in unpaid taxes.

Colors, fish are all around
If you don't care about driving to the mountainous areas of Georgia and South Carolina to check out the leaf season, take your boat up Strom Thurmond Lake's Little River and Big Hart Creek on the Georgia side.

Fishing report

Fishing report
Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903.

Colors, fish are all around

Mulch leaves into lawns rather than rake them off
NEW MARKET, Va. - Mike Goatley is the kind of guy we couch potatoes appreciate most on football-rich fall afternoons. The Virginia Tech extension turf specialist preaches the gospel of "leave them alone" lawn leaf management.

Water winter lawn only in dry conditions

Water winter lawn only in dry conditions
How often should I water my lawn during the winter when it is dormant? - Gail

Mulch leaves into lawns rather than rake them off

Tech women trounce Georgia State
ATLANTA - After a stellar defensive effort by the Georgia Tech men, the women did even better.

Senior Jackets exit quietly
ATLANTA - Their names will fade from memory, many quickly.

Jackets have easy time in their opener
ATLANTA - Jarrett Jack scored 20 points and No. 3 Georgia Tech held Alabama State scoreless for more than nine minutes to start the game, beginning a season of high expectations with a 74-37 rout on Friday.

Teams look to improve bowl prospects
ATLANTA - No. 18 Virginia and Georgia Tech have the same thing in mind Saturday: Both want to improve their spot in the bowl pecking order.

Tech women trounce Georgia State

Senior Jackets exit quietly

Teams look to improve bowl prospects

International team takes lead in UBS Cup

UBS Cup opens Friday

A good break turns into a lead for Sorenstam
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Just when it looked like a bad day was about to get worse, Annika Sorenstam turned a good break into a birdie that changed everything Friday in the season-ending ADT Championship.

Asahi Ryokuken is discontinued
Liselotte Neumann's fears were realized Thursday, when an LPGA Tour official said the Asahi Ryokuken International Championship has been discontinued.

International team takes lead in UBS Cup
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - An international team took a 3 to 2 lead over the United States on Friday after the first round of the $3 million UBS Cup, the Ryder Cup-style competition the Americans have never lost.

Sorenstam on top of her game and in the lead
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Annika Sorenstam was hitting the ball so well she knew exactly where it was going. Combine that with an unusually calm day in south Florida, and her name atop the leaderboard was no surprise.

A good break turns into a lead for Sorenstam

Asahi Ryokuken is discontinued

UBS Cup opens Friday
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - Arnold Palmer has never lost an international team competition when he served as American captain, a record that includes a couple of Ryder Cup wins, a President's Cup victory and three UBS Cup titles.

Sorenstam on top of her game and in the lead

Prep football scores

Bringing Laney closer together

Key prep football matchups

Big plays give Hornets an easy win

Devils' next stop is Dome

Burnett puts Hawks in Dome

Laney knocks off Vidalia

Hawks throttle Islanders
JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. - The cardiac kids from St. John's finally ran out of breath, falling behind early to Blackville-Hilda and never recovering Friday night in a 45-6 loss at Biggerstaff Stadium in the third round of the Class A playoffs.

Key prep football matchups
LAST WEEK: No. 4 Lincoln County defeated Commerce, 35-14; McIntosh Academy defeated No. 6 Twiggs County, 30-0.

Bringing Laney closer together
A freshman walked to the bookstore at Georgia Southern in the fall of 1985. Classes were starting. Eric Parker had just moved in. His life was changing by the step.

Devils' next stop is Dome
BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Lincoln County beat McIntosh County, 14-0 on Friday, to advance to the semifinal round of the Class A state football playoffs.

Prep football scores
Scores from Friday's prep football playoff games in Georgia and South Carolina.

Big plays give Hornets an easy win
AIKEN - Carey Johnson never saw it coming. Not the Gatorade bath the Aiken coach received from his players at the end of Friday night's game - nor the 49-30 whipping his Hornets put on Greenwood.

Laney knocks off Vidalia
VIDALIA - Laney went down to Vidalia and told a superb football team to wake up and smell the onions.

Crusaders defeat champs
SANDERSVILLE, Ga. - In each of the past two years, Trinity Christian had its season end at Brentwood. Josh Walker made sure it didn't happen again.

Burnett puts Hawks in Dome
GAINESVILLE, Ga. - Tyree Burnett scored on a 27-yard touchdown run with 2:09 remaining to lift Washington County to a 14-7 win over North Hall on Friday night.

NHL stars to tour Europe

NHL stars to tour Europe
TORONTO - Goalies Martin Brodeur and Dominik Hasek will lead a European tour by locked-out NHL players.

Collection of sweaters grows larger every Christmas
We hit the season's first cold snap this week, and I have made a discovery.

Marine in Iraq was just doing his job
I am writing this in regard to the national news item about a Marine who shot and killed a man in a Fallujah, Iraq, mosque. Imagine that: a Marine doing his job, and now they're trying to charge him with murder. The last I heard, that was what they are supposed to do: protect our country and kill the enemy during war.Shannon Thigpen, Augusta

New voting must have paper trail

Stance on gays was misrepresented

Election hardly a moral victory
A moral victory? I don't think so. Abortion and gay marriage, masquerading as the moral issues of the 2004 election, are but divisive social issues that have almost nothing to do with the larger moral question of how one lives one's life. Diane K. Smith, Hephzibah

Voting in Augusta was a pleasure

Election hardly a moral victory

Bush's first term was a disaster
There could be a bright side to the recent election. President Bush is no longer concerned with re-election, so it might be that he will look for ways to improve his place in history, which to date looks dismal. Victor Reilly, Aiken, S.C.

Voting in Augusta was a pleasure
There seems to be so much wrong with our local government. It is refreshing to see that there are still dedicated people within the system.Earl Wright, Augusta

Stance on gays was misrepresented
J.E. Hexum's letter "Gay marriage ban is hateful, wrong" (Nov. 11) misrepresented and offended me as a Christian. Cindy Harper, Augusta

ADHD drugs pose many grave dangers
I was wondering how one can call Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder a disorder, seeing as how there is no evidence proving the existence of it. Jennifer Rhoden, Martinez

New voting must have paper trail
I'm writing to express my grave concern over the sanctity of our voting system in Columbia County.Stephanie Wilson, Evans

Tahoe developments seek destination skiers

Study: Learning to run big step in human evolution

Tips for those who want to start own collections of art

More poor kids eating breakfast at school

Gator - It's what's for dinner at Gatorama

FDA found problems at flu vaccine plant in 2003

Accord Hybrid brings on more power

Chrysler 300 named car of the year

Tahoe developments seek destination skiers
OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. - Gliding down the mountain above the ski runs in the Squaw Valley cable car, it's easy to imagine the snow-covered buildings nestled below as a tiny village under the Christmas tree.

Chrysler 300 named car of the year
DETROIT - The Chrysler 300, the uniquely styled sedan that has attracted buyers from rappers to grandmothers and helped the automaker revive its U.S. business, has claimed the honor of 2005 Car of the Year from Motor Trend magazine.

Study: Learning to run big step in human evolution
SALT LAKE CITY - New research suggests that developing the ability to run - long thought to be a byproduct of walking for early man - was actually an instrumental step in the evolution of people from ape-like creatures into what we know today as humans.

Gator - It's what's for dinner at Gatorama
PALMDALE, Fla. - A dozen pairs of ominous olive eyes and snouts emerge from the murky lagoon, gathering near the dock where Roy Dyer stands with a 5-gallon bucket of raw chicken.

Accord Hybrid brings on more power
Some people are never satisfied. Give them more horsepower and they want better fuel economy. Give them better fuel economy and they beg for more horsepower.

Tips for those who want to start own collections of art
You found the house. It's perfect. The walls are bright and clean. The surface is unblemished. It's a blank slate just itching to be covered over with art. When you rifle through the stuff that came over in the moving van, though, what's there? A ragged poster of John Smoltz? A cheesecake shot of Jenny McCarthy? Maybe a print of Salvadore Dali's The Persistence of Memory? Or maybe even a movie poster from Sixteen Candles?

More poor kids eating breakfast at school
WASHINGTON - Schools are serving up more free or discount breakfasts than ever, but about six in 10 eligible students still go without, an advocacy group reports.

FDA found problems at flu vaccine plant in 2003
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration said it was taken by surprise when the U.S. supply of flu vaccine was cut in half in October. Democratic lawmakers said the agency should have seen it coming.

Lynx are set to begin busy swing
A dry-erase calendar hangs on the wall in the coaches' office at Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center.

Some schools weigh ban on baked goods
ATLANTA - The days of sending homemade cookies, brownies or cakes to school to celebrate a pupil's birthday or a holiday might be over.

News you can use

Ex-lieutenant governor found guilty of fraud
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Former Lt. Gov. Earle Morris was found guilty Thursday of 22 counts of securities fraud for telling investors to keep their money in a company although he knew it was failing.

Leader seeks crossing arms at railroad crossing
AIKEN - The chairman of Aiken County's state legislative delegation has joined the chorus of local leaders who are pleading for safety upgrades at a deadly railroad crossing in Graniteville.

Order of shots on way to South Carolina

Department calls for higher truck, car fees
ANDERSON, S.C. - The state Transportation Department says a $15 per-axle fee on cars and trucks would help erase a $2 billion annual backlog in secondary road building and maintenance.

University Hospital is going high-tech

Across South Carolina

Church offers cash to those who attend service
It will pay to go to church Sunday. If church-going is low on your daily agenda and you are 12 or older, First United Pentecostal Church on Fenwick Street will pay you to hear a sermon.

Across the area

Across South Carolina
ANDERSON, S.C. - The state Transportation Department says a $15 per-axle fee on cars and trucks would help erase a $2 billion annual backlog in secondary road building and maintenance.

Rants and raves
Comments from readers:

One suspect is released to parents
MARIETTA, Ga. - One of two 13-year-old girls accused of bringing a cake to school that sickened about a dozen classmates was allowed to go home to her parents Friday, but a judge ordered the other girl to remain in custody while she awaits trial.

Scientists urge lab to invest in research

IRS wants to refund money

Groups prepare for holiday feasts

Getting an early start

Across Georgia

Robber is sentenced to 15 years in prison

Federer beats Moya in Masters
HOUSTON - Top-seeded Roger Federer overcame a second-set lapse and remained unbeaten in the ATP Masters Cup Championships with a victory Thursday night over Carlos Moya.

Church offers cash to those who attend service

Kid of the day
Naomii Tenaj Jones is today's Kid of the Day.

Ex-state leader sentenced
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Former Carolina Investors chairman Earle Morris was sentenced Friday to a total of 80 years in prison for misleading investors to keep them from taking money out of a failing company, which resulted in the state's largest-ever bankruptcy.

Scientists urge lab to invest in research
Researchers at Savannah River National Laboratory can be on the cutting edge of tracing disease to the molecular level using radioactive isotopes, one of the founders of modern nuclear medicine said Thursday night.

Order of shots on way to South Carolina
South Carolina physicians can order from a supply of more than 100,000 extra flu shots for their high-risk patients, the state Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday.

Historic Appling building gets renovation

Kid of the Day

Three charged in theft of funds

Man offers to donate collection

Federer beats Moya in Masters

Caretaker charged with cruelty

Director backs consultant work

Correction
An editor's note on a Nov. 16 letter to the editor should have said that Andy Windham was this year's Constitution Party candidate for South Carolina State House District 86.

Kid of the day

Reform group gets input from officials

MCG plans new projects

IRS wants to refund money
The Internal Revenue Service might be looking for you. This time, though, it's not to take money away. It's to return it.

Across the area
Pupils of a Stevens Creek Elementary School class took home letters to their parents Friday as a precaution after a classmate was confirmed to have a case of viral meningitis.

Ex-lieutenant governor found guilty of fraud

Robber is sentenced to 15 years in prison
An Augusta man whose robbery spree cost a cancer victim an interruption in her medical treatment received a 15-year prison sentence Friday.

Department calls for higher truck, car fees

Across the area
A Burke County woman who killed her husband and buried him in a shallow grave will be released from prison Monday.

Kid of the Day
Kellie Nelson is today's Kid of the Day.

Across South Carolina
COLUMBIA - A married couple from New York have been charged with drug trafficking after state troopers seized $15 million in heroin from their rental car during a traffic stop in Dorchester County.

Public records risk security

Legislators share optimism
It was a breakfast complete with biscuits, orange juice and promises of bright days ahead for Columbia County.

Operator agrees to plea deal
LaFAYETTE, Ga. - A former crematory operator pleaded guilty Friday to dumping more than 330 corpses on his property and giving the relatives of the dead cement dust instead of ashes.

Director backs consultant work
Seabury Airline Planning Group's contract with Augusta Regional Airport is more than halfway up, yet aviation commission Chairman Cedric Johnson can't recall a single task the consultant group has accomplished.

Man offers to donate collection
When he's not tending his real estate company or hunting in the rugged mountains of Tajikistan, Soudy Golabchi spends his free hours enjoying one of the world's most comprehensive museums of big game animals.

Reform group gets input from officials
Five of the city of Augusta's 11 elected officials responded to a questionnaire sent to them by a reform group calling itself the Citizens Action Committee, headed by Augusta businessman Woody Merry.

Teen's father apologizes
ATLANTA -- The father of one of two 13-year-old girls accused of serving poisoned cake to about a dozen pupils said Thursday he and his daughter are sorry it happened.

Leader seeks crossing arms at railroad crossing

News you can use
Activities scheduled for this week include:

Correction

Across Georgia
ATLANTA - State prison officials are working on a plan to turn the Lee Arrendale State Prison in Alto into a women's prison, according to a report in today's edition of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Historic Appling building gets renovation
Although most court-related activities in Columbia County have moved to an Evans location, officials say they want to keep the Appling courthouse the official county seat - something it has been since the 1800s.

Courts' orders are not uniform
Many of those high school students charged as adults during this autumn's crackdown on school disorder received less time in jail or under court supervision than those charged as juveniles, court records show.

University Hospital is going high-tech
In a flurry of year-end buying, University Hospital officials picked up about $8 million in high-tech hardware to help complete a transition to a completely digital electronic medical record system.

Groups prepare for holiday feasts
So far only 250 people have signed up for the Augusta Rescue Mission's Thanksgiving on Wheels program, but by Wednesday night at least 800 more are expected to be talking turkey.

Across the area

Rants and raves
Comments from readers:

Across South Carolina

News you can use
Activities and entertainment events scheduled for this week include:

One suspect is released to parents

Getting an early start
Ashta Dorman dons her American Indian headwear as she prepares to dig into her Thanksgiving lunch at Midland Valley Preparatory School in Graniteville.

Airport lands marketing director
The executive assistant of the airport in Panama City, Fla., soon will fill Kathryn Solee's shoes.

Three charged in theft of funds
Two Columbia County Sheriff's Office employees and a jailer from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office have been arrested after, police say, they took more than $1,000 from a Winfield volunteer firefighters fund.

MCG plans new projects
For Daniel W. Rahn, it's like being in a boat passing through "choppy seas" but with an optimistic landing ahead.

News you can use

Georgia might provide clues to Earth's past
WAYNESBORO, Ga. - By his own admission, Hal Povenmire has made 235 trips to Georgia to search for tiny remnants of our planet's cosmic past.

Public records risk security
Robert Jenkins recently learned his Social Security number is available to anyone with Internet access.

Georgia might provide clues to Earth's past

Sex offenders found in nursing homes
SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Georgia Nursing Home Association plans to tackle a tough issue: registered sex offenders living in nursing homes.

Courts' orders are not uniform

Across Georgia
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - A woman who returned from a vacation to find someone else living in her house testified she was missing about $100,000 in property.

Rants and Raves
We use Saturday's Rants & Raves column to address comments and questions about The Augusta Chronicle.

Ex-state leader sentenced

Aiken County Sheriff takes helm of center
AIKEN - Since taking office last year, Aiken County Sheriff Mike Hunt has earned a reputation as a law enforcement chieftain with a rare combination of skills - a take-charge manager with a deft political touch.

Caretaker charged with cruelty
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - A St. Simons Island man who served as caretaker for his girlfriend's mother was arrested Wednesday night by police investigating the 80-year-old woman's death.

I told you so about Phil, Red Sox and 'Cocky'
Why? Why? Why did I have to stick with my "no wagering" clause?

Islam's prophet hits the silver screen

Institute compiling top 100 film quotes list

Institute compiling top 100 film quotes list
LOS ANGELES - Humphrey Bogart, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jack Nicholson are competing in a war of words.

'Tupac' among Oscar documentary hopefuls

Islam's prophet hits the silver screen
NEW YORK - Forget about dancing genies, buxom harem girls and dashing heroes in mythical Arab lands bent on saving ravishing princesses. In this animated movie, the issue is one of divine love, devotion and a struggle for God.

'Tupac' among Oscar documentary hopefuls
LOS ANGELES - The fast-food indictment "Super Size Me" is among 12 films competing for best documentary at the Academy Awards.

WNET rejects a promotion for 'Kinsey' movie
NEW YORK - The New York television station WNET has rejected a promotion for "Kinsey," a film that has triggered protests among some conservative groups, because it is too provocative, the station said on Friday.

Fake R. Kelly story published in newspaper

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Lil John expands his kingdom
NEW YORK - With its irresistible hip-hop beats and shouted refrains, crunk music incites a fervor in fans that's reminiscent of a religious experience.

Lil John expands his kingdom

Eminem's new CD is selling briskly
LOS ANGELES - Eminem's new album debuted atop the charts, following a decision by the rapper's record label to move up the album's sale date amid piracy concerns.

Fake R. Kelly story published in newspaper
NEW YORK - A fake story about singer R. Kelly circulated on the Internet and attributed to The Associated Press was picked up by The Miami Herald and then sent by the Knight-Ridder/Tribune wire to newspapers across the country.

Busch wins pole for season-ending race

Busch wins pole for season-ending race
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Pressure? What pressure? Kurt Busch, last in the qualifying line and first in the NASCAR Nextel Cup points, waited out 54 other drivers Friday and then won the pole for the season-ending Ford 400, which will determine the 2004 champion.

Title contenders face countless possibilities

Title contenders face countless possibilities
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Jimmie Johnson went from top contender to also-ran to unbeatable, and now he has all the momentum heading into the last race of the Nextel Cup season.

Cavaliers calmly dispose of Bobcats

Cavaliers calmly dispose of Bobcats
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - LeBron James helped break the game open late in the second quarter by driving baseline for a windmill dunk, one of three crowd-pleasers among James' 19 points in Cleveland's 106-89 victory Thursday night over Charlotte.

Owens apologizes for role in MNF skit

Falcons tight end wants to stay, but only at right price

Eli era begins vs. Vick and Falcons

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Mr. Ernest Poole (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Miriam Johnson Wright (AIKEN, S.C.)

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Clarence "Bob" Quinn, Jr. (USMC JACKSON, S.C.)

Mrs. Mary S. Moore (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

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Miss Patty Renee Rahney (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Rebecca Baldowski (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

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Master Charles Reginald Sapp (ATLANTA, Ga.)

Mr. Henry Lynch (WAYNESBORO, Ga.)

Mrs. Mary F. Murray (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Anthony Rodrick Martins, Jr. (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. Thomas Nixon (MARIETTA, Ga.)

Mr. Gordon E. Alden (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Ms. Delores Thomas Coulter (WASHINGTON, D.C.)

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Mrs. Willie Mae Mercer (MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.)

Mr. Willie A. Mims (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Mary Dean Thomas (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Clarence "Bob" Quinn (USMC JACKSON, S.C.)

Ms. Julia Burke (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Annie S. Bridges (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Susanna W. Dubose (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. M. Daniel Connell (LOUISVILLE, Ky.)

Ms. Alvia Lee (NORTH AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Shirley S. Widener (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Walter Hines (LINCOLNTON, Ga.)

Mrs. Marian Rogers (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Alan F. Shoenfeld (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Pneufolia Adams (BUFFALO, N.Y.)

Mrs. Yvonne Traylor (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. Thomas Nixon (MARIETTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Nancy "Loretta" Greiner (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Willie Bradshaw (GROVETOWN, Ga.)

Mrs. Joanne C. Norman (LINCOLNTON, Ga.)

Ms. Brenda Yvonne Bussey (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Master Charles Reginald Sapp (ATLANTA, Ga.)

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Crisis is looming in allied health professions
There are more than 100 professions under the allied health umbrella, and 60 percent of the 11 million health care workers in the United States are allied health professionals. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, over half of the 30 fastest-growing positions for the next decade fall within allied health disciplines.

Remember ongoing mission to fight Alzheimer's
In 1983, President Reagan proclaimed November National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness month. He recognized at that time that more than 2 million Americans were afflicted with the disease and that the number was growing. He defined it as a major health menace and warned the American people of "the emotional, financial and social consequences of the disease." He asserted that research was "the only hope for victims of the disease."

Remember ongoing mission to fight Alzheimer's
In 1983, President Reagan proclaimed November National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness month. He recognized at that time that more than 2 million Americans were afflicted with the disease and that the number was growing. He defined it as a major health menace and warned the American people of "the emotional, financial and social consequences of the disease." He asserted that research was "the only hope for victims of the disease."

Crisis is looming in allied health professions
There are more than 100 professions under the allied health umbrella, and 60 percent of the 11 million health care workers in the United States are allied health professionals. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, over half of the 30 fastest-growing positions for the next decade fall within allied health disciplines.

'Augusta Chronicle' unfair to Walker, blacks
The refrain has come too often, too painfully, and too shamefully on The Augusta Chronicle's part. Every time something does not go The Chronicle's way, especially in politics and public policy, you are not content to concede that that's the way people want it.

'Augusta Chronicle' unfair to Walker, blacks
The refrain has come too often, too painfully, and too shamefully on The Augusta Chronicle's part. Every time something does not go The Chronicle's way, especially in politics and public policy, you are not content to concede that that's the way people want it.

Lady Jaguars finish strong

Coach makes his return to Augusta State

Renwrick in front for Lady Jags

Federer beats Moya in Masters

Roddick, Hewitt in semifinal at Masters Cup

Overtime

Transfer leads Pacers to win

2012 Olympic bids could hinge on politics, economics

Overtime

Roddick, Hewitt in semifinal at Masters Cup
HOUSTON - Andy Roddick pounded 15 aces to become the first player since 1998 with more than 1,000 in a season, helping him beat Guillermo Coria 7-6 (4), 6-3 Friday to wrap up round-robin play at the ATP Masters Cup with a 3-0 record.

Overtime
Ray Guy of Thomson, Ga., is one of the 25 finalists for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame for 2005, the NFL announced Friday.

Lady Jaguars finish strong
AIKEN - With four starters gone from Augusta State's Elite Eight squad, Brandi Hollingsworth didn't believe her team would open the season up pretty.

2012 Olympic bids could hinge on politics, economics
The fat "Bid Books" for the 2012 Summer Olympics are in the money-grubbing hands of the International Olympic Committee.

Federer beats Moya in Masters
HOUSTON - Top-seeded Roger Federer overcame a second-set lapse and remained unbeaten in the ATP Masters Cup Championships with a victory Thursday night over Carlos Moya.

U.S. soccer player honored for third time
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Landon Donovan was voted the U.S. soccer team player of the year Thursday, becoming the first three-time winner of the award.

Coach makes his return to Augusta State
Dip Metress is not a used car salesman, he's a basketball coach.

Team is OK with underdog status
Clarence Brown doesn't mind being in this position.

Transfer leads Pacers to win
AIKEN - Nola Grant didn't disappoint in her first game back home.

Pacers hang tough to earn win
AIKEN - When your uncle, Ben Coates, is a five-time Pro Bowl tight end selection, great expectations come your way. For A.C. Coates, that wasn't a problem Thursday night.

Overtime
Greek sprinters Kostas Kenteris and Katerina Thanou and their coach were charged Thursday with avoiding a drug test on the eve of the Athens Olympics and faking a motorcycle accident hours later. Chief prosecutor Dimitris Papangelopoulos, announcing the results of a two-month investigation, issued charges against the two athletes and coach Christos Tzekos.

Renwrick in front for Lady Jags
Names and faces seem to multiply annually on Latoya Renwrick's basketball journey. For the previous two seasons, she's welcomed completely different sets of teammates in the starting lineup.

Eli era begins vs. Vick and Falcons
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - A day after being elevated to starting quarterback by the New York Giants, Eli Manning got some great advice for his first start from the NFL's best QB, his brother Peyton.

Owens apologizes for role in MNF skit
PHILADELPHIA - While Terrell Owens would never say he's sorry for his flashy touchdown celebrations, he did apologize Thursday to anyone offended by his role in a steamy segment with actress Nicollette Sheridan for the intro to "Monday Night Football."

Falcons tight end wants to stay, but only at right price
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Alge Crumpler has no intention of leaving the Atlanta Falcons as an unrestricted free agent.

Faith digest
The third annual Turkey Ride for the Needy motorcycle ride begins at 9 a.m. today at Augusta Harley- Davidson, 4200 Belair Frontage Road. Bikers will leave at 10:30 a.m. to deliver turkeys to Servants of God Baptist Church, 2127 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. A donation of $10 will buy a turkey for a family. Call 722-8693.

Woman turns doll-mending into ministry
Gail Craig cooed, "You are precious" over the baby doll cuddled in her lap, one of more than 100 she will refurbish this year and give away.

Pastor says Subway shop about mission, not money
BUFFALO, N.Y. - At True Bethel Baptist Church, the Rev. Darius Pridgen is happy to serve the Word. He's also pretty quick to serve a sub.

Pope condemns use of religion for violent aims
VATICAN CITY - Pope John Paul II received Muslim, Orthodox Christian and Jewish religious leaders from Azerbaijan, calling their visit Thursday a symbol of tolerance and declaring that religion must never be used for violent aims.

Bishops signal commitment to abuse reforms
WASHINGTON - Roman Catholic bishops have spent more than two years trying to convince parishioners and the public that church leaders have learned the painful lessons from the crisis over clergy sex abuse.

Faith Calendar
The Faith Calendar lists church and temple activities. Space is limited. Deadline is noon Monday. Send items to virginia.norton@augusta chronicle.com. Send a fax to 722-7403 or mail to Faith Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

Will Commandments displays cause the nation's next 'civil religion' showdown?
Should Thanksgiving be made illegal as a national holiday and U.S. presidents stop issuing those annual Thanksgiving proclamations?

Black Pentecostals vote values, but not part of 'religious right'
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Like other evangelical Christians, leaders of the Church of God in Christ want to limit abortion and bar same-sex marriage.

Good News Network widens its broadcast
After 20 years, The Good News Network has some growing pains. Founder Clarence Barinow-ski would like to expand the Appling-based network's capabilities in several directions.

I told you so about Phil, Red Sox and 'Cocky'

ABC breaks off negotiations with BCS

Emmy-winning duo star in 'The Wool Cap'
LOS ANGELES - William H. Macy and director Steven Schachter have officially joined their production companies. And they've got the T-shirts to prove it.

Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows
Guest lineup for the TV news shows:

TV networks inching toward ethnic diversity

TV networks inching toward ethnic diversity
LOS ANGELES - A coalition pushing for greater ethnic diversity on television said Thursday the picture is brighter, with one network even earning A-plus grades for hiring more Hispanic actors and producers.

Emmy-winning duo star in 'The Wool Cap'

Ratings for basic cable networks
Rankings for the top 15 programs on basic cable networks as compiled by Nielsen Media Research for the week of Nov. 8-14. Each ratings point represents 1,096,000 households. Day and start time (EST) are in parentheses.

ABC breaks off negotiations with BCS
NEW YORK - The Bowl Championship Series won't be on ABC after next season.

People in the News

People

Disney relaunches Muppet brand

Thanksgiving Day parade is satisfying

Tony Soprano and Paulie Walnuts visit troops

Georgia season falls short of dream
ATHENS, Ga. - By almost any standard except the one placed on this year's team, this still could be a successful season for Georgia.

Georgia season falls short of dream

Sources say Holtz stepping down
COLUMBIA - The most popular unemployed football coach in America is reportedly about to find work again.

Spurrier on deck for South Carolina

Gamecocks deal with Holtz, Spurrier distraction

Sources say Holtz stepping down

Spurrier on deck for South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Steve Spurrier has agreed to return to college football at South Carolina should Gamecocks coach Lou Holtz retire, according to a published report.

Augusta denies offering membership
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta National chairman Hootie Johnson said Friday that Steve Spurrier is not guaranteed a membership at the home of the Masters if he becomes the head football coach at South Carolina.

Spurrier on deck for South Carolina

Augusta denies offering membership

Gamecocks deal with Holtz, Spurrier distraction
CLEMSON, S.C. - OK, now what? Lou Holtz wanted his South Carolina players thinking about nothing other than Clemson this week.

Spurrier on deck for South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Steve Spurrier has agreed to return to college football at South Carolina should Gamecocks coach Lou Holtz retire, according to a published report.

Odds and Ends

Black Pentecostals vote values, but not part of 'religious right'

Pastor says Subway shop about mission, not money

Faith Calendar

Faith digest

Will Commandments displays cause the nation's next 'civil religion' showdown?

Woman turns doll-mending into ministry