Marching bands compete for best notes
Marching band competitions take on different meanings, depending on which side of the Savannah River you are on.

Pet of the week
Poppy, a 2-year-old female terrier mix, is available for adoption through Molly's Militia.

Around the block
Home From the First Hello will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave., North Augusta. The program is for new residents and includes information booths and free hotdogs and lemonade. For more information, call 279-2323.

Recycling centers
- To raise money for burn victims, the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation has recycling sites for aluminum cans at the Kmart Shopping Center in North Augusta, the Belvedere Fire Department on U.S. Highway 25, Langley Fire Department on South Carolina Highway 421, and Aiken Department of Public Safety stations No. 2 on Silver Bluff Road and No. 3 on U.S. Highway 78.

Recycling centers
- To raise money for burn victims, the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation has recycling sites for aluminum cans at the Kmart Shopping Center in North Augusta, the Belvedere Fire Department on U.S. Highway 25, Langley Fire Department on South Carolina Highway 421, and Aiken Department of Public Safety stations No. 2 on Silver Bluff Road and No. 3 on U.S. Highway 78.

Lunch menu
Aiken County school lunch menu.

Marching bands compete for best notes
Marching band competitions take on different meanings, depending on which side of the Savannah River you are on.

Reunions
Owens-Eargle-Powell-Hair Reunion: Registration 11 a.m., lunch 1 p.m. Sunday; New Ellenton Fire Department Training Center, 43 Chime Bell Church Road, Aiken; contact (803) 652-3639

Events
LEGACY SCULPTURE AND GARDEN: Outdoor Education Center, two miles of hiking trails, wetlands habitat and a pavilion; self-guided tours 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, guided group and weekend tours by appointment; www.nwtf.org

Area adult literacy sites
Here are some phone numbers of area adult literacy sites:

Polo field survives development threats
On a recent morning, two women rode their horses across Aiken's Winthrop Polo Field while Joanie Schisler, of Orangeburg Street, walked her dogs.

Across the river
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday; Augusta Players presentation; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; $12-$38; 826-4707

Polo field survives development threats
On a recent morning, two women rode their horses across Aiken's Winthrop Polo Field while Joanie Schisler, of Orangeburg Street, walked her dogs.

This week
WATERCOLOR TRAVELING EXHIBIT: 3:30-5:30 p.m. through Thursday; Barnwell County Museum, Hagood and Marlboro avenues, Barnwell, S.C.; 259-1916

Fort Discovery allows adults opportunity to enjoy exhibits
Susan Still Kilrain knows the importance of math and science education.

Pet of the week
Poppy, a 2-year-old female terrier mix, is available for adoption through Molly's Militia.

Making hay the old way
Tommy Flowers shows those attending the Old Time Horse Farmers Gathering on Friday how hay was once worked by a horse-drawn piece of farm equipment to help it dry after cutting.

Events
LEGACY SCULPTURE AND GARDEN: Outdoor Education Center, two miles of hiking trails, wetlands habitat and a pavilion; self-guided tours 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, guided group and weekend tours by appointment; www.nwtf.org

Reunions
Owens-Eargle-Powell-Hair Reunion: Registration 11 a.m., lunch 1 p.m. Sunday; New Ellenton Fire Department Training Center, 43 Chime Bell Church Road, Aiken; contact (803) 652-3639

Around the block
Home From the First Hello will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave., North Augusta. The program is for new residents and includes information booths and free hotdogs and lemonade. For more information, call 279-2323.

This week
WATERCOLOR TRAVELING EXHIBIT: 3:30-5:30 p.m. through Thursday; Barnwell County Museum, Hagood and Marlboro avenues, Barnwell, S.C.; 259-1916

Fort Discovery allows adults opportunity to enjoy exhibits
Susan Still Kilrain knows the importance of math and science education.

Sanford pays visit to area to hear what public wants
Gov. Mark Sanford initially did not recognize a woman he saw at the North Augusta Wal-Mart on Thursday. As soon as Debbie Whitson, of Augusta, introduced herself, the governor realized he was speaking to a childhood friend he had not seen in 35 years.

'Cinderella' brings out kid in everyone
It's the familiar tale of Cinderella, who loses her slipper at the ball and finds her prince charming; however, this story has a few twists.

Area adult literacy sites
Here are some phone numbers of area adult literacy sites:

Sanford pays visit to area to hear what public wants
Gov. Mark Sanford initially did not recognize a woman he saw at the North Augusta Wal-Mart on Thursday. As soon as Debbie Whitson, of Augusta, introduced herself, the governor realized he was speaking to a childhood friend he had not seen in 35 years.

'Cinderella' brings out kid in everyone
It's the familiar tale of Cinderella, who loses her slipper at the ball and finds her prince charming; however, this story has a few twists.

Making hay the old way
Tommy Flowers shows those attending the Old Time Horse Farmers Gathering on Friday how hay was once worked by a horse-drawn piece of farm equipment to help it dry after cutting.

Lunch menu
Aiken County school lunch menu.

Applause cover

Applause cover

Applause cover

Galleries calendar

Galleries calendar
GET LISTED: Send your gallery's exhibit schedule, pricing and other information to Steven Uhles, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903.

Players bring back 'Fiddler on the Roof'
The set and the story are the same, but almost everything else about the Augusta Players' production of Fiddler on the Roof is brand new.

Galleries calendar
GET LISTED: Send your gallery's exhibit schedule, pricing and other information to Steven Uhles, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903.

Group combines dance, music, visual expression
In the world of Lelavision, dance is musical, music is a concrete visual expression and all three are important aspects of the company's unique performance style.

Group combines dance, music, visual expression
In the world of Lelavision, dance is musical, music is a concrete visual expression and all three are important aspects of the company's unique performance style.

Players bring back 'Fiddler on the Roof'

Players bring back 'Fiddler on the Roof'
The set and the story are the same, but almost everything else about the Augusta Players' production of Fiddler on the Roof is brand new.

Group combines dance, music, visual expression

Pirates squeak by Cubs, 3-2

MLB players back stiffer steroids penalty

MLB players back stiffer steroids penalty
NEW YORK - Baseball players are willing to again toughen the sport's drug policy, offering to accept a 20-game penalty instead of 10 days for first-time steroid offenders along with tests for amphetamine use.

Pirates squeak by Cubs, 3-2
CHICAGO - The Cubs' disappointing season at Wrigley Field came to a close as rookie Nate McLouth homered for the third straight day to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over Chicago 3-2 Wednesday.

Pirates squeak by Cubs, 3-2
CHICAGO - The Cubs' disappointing season at Wrigley Field came to a close as rookie Nate McLouth homered for the third straight day to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over Chicago 3-2 Wednesday.

MLB players back stiffer steroids penalty
NEW YORK - Baseball players are willing to again toughen the sport's drug policy, offering to accept a 20-game penalty instead of 10 days for first-time steroid offenders along with tests for amphetamine use.

Reliever will give right arm a short rest
ATLANTA - An MRI exam failed to show any serious damage to reliever Blane Boyer's pitching arm, the Atlanta Braves announced Tuesday.

Braves' regulars earned their rest

Rockies pound Braves

Atlanta takes 14th division title in a row

Rockies pound Braves
ATLANTA -- At least most of the starters got to rest. The day after the Atlanta Braves clinched a division title for the 14th consecutive season, the lineup card looked almost nothing like the slate that had won the division for the Braves.

Atlanta takes 14th division title in a row
ATLANTA - This was to be the year, correct?

Boyer undergoes MRI, no serious damage found
ATLANTA - Blaine Boyer, who has played an important role in the Atlanta Braves bullpen, got a bit of good news Tuesday on his ailing right shoulder.

Atlanta takes 14th division title in a row
ATLANTA - This was to be the year, correct?

Braves' regulars earned their rest
ATLANTA - The day after the Atlanta Braves clinched the most improbable division title of their 14-year run, the starting lineup looked nothing like it did during the dog days of the pennant race.

Reliever will give right arm a short rest
ATLANTA - An MRI exam failed to show any serious damage to reliever Blane Boyer's pitching arm, the Atlanta Braves announced Tuesday.

Braves' regulars earned their rest
ATLANTA - The day after the Atlanta Braves clinched the most improbable division title of their 14-year run, the starting lineup looked nothing like it did during the dog days of the pennant race.

Rockies pound Braves
ATLANTA -- At least most of the starters got to rest. The day after the Atlanta Braves clinched a division title for the 14th consecutive season, the lineup card looked almost nothing like the slate that had won the division for the Braves.

Reliever will give right arm a short rest

Good news on goods cancels out oil effect

Good news on goods cancels out oil effect
NEW YORK - Wall Street ended a volatile session mixed Wednesday as investors welcomed new government data showing a reinvigorated industrial sector but wrestled with a jump in oil prices that briefly sent crude futures above $67 per barrel.

Consumer confidence plummeted in September
NEW YORK - Consumer confidence plummeted almost 19 points in September, its biggest drop in 15 years, as Americans worried about the economic fallout of Hurricane Katrina and rising gasoline prices.

Lawyer helping in quest for cures

Former Levi jeans factory is ready to go nuts

Consumer confidence plummeted in September

Consumer confidence plummeted in September
NEW YORK - Consumer confidence plummeted almost 19 points in September, its biggest drop in 15 years, as Americans worried about the economic fallout of Hurricane Katrina and rising gasoline prices.

Former Levi jeans factory is ready to go nuts
VALDOSTA, Ga. - The loss of the Levi Strauss & Co. jeans plant several years ago is turning into a gain for the South Georgia Pecan Co.

Damage to oil rigs may top Katrina
DALLAS - Hurricane Rita might have caused more damage to rigs and platforms than any Gulf of Mexico storm - even its formidable predecessor Hurricane Katrina, oil and gas analysts said Wednesday.

Retired pilots to fight for pensions
NEW YORK - Delta Air Lines Inc.'s retired pilots should be put ahead of other creditors as the bankrupt airline works out its debt problems, a lawyer for the retired pilots said Wednesday.

Retired pilots to fight for pensions
NEW YORK - Delta Air Lines Inc.'s retired pilots should be put ahead of other creditors as the bankrupt airline works out its debt problems, a lawyer for the retired pilots said Wednesday.

Good news on goods cancels out oil effect
NEW YORK - Wall Street ended a volatile session mixed Wednesday as investors welcomed new government data showing a reinvigorated industrial sector but wrestled with a jump in oil prices that briefly sent crude futures above $67 per barrel.

Retired pilots to fight for pensions

Damage to oil rigs may top Katrina
DALLAS - Hurricane Rita might have caused more damage to rigs and platforms than any Gulf of Mexico storm - even its formidable predecessor Hurricane Katrina, oil and gas analysts said Wednesday.

Damage to oil rigs may top Katrina

Former Levi jeans factory is ready to go nuts
VALDOSTA, Ga. - The loss of the Levi Strauss & Co. jeans plant several years ago is turning into a gain for the South Georgia Pecan Co.

Lawyer helping in quest for cures
An Augusta area lawyer has joined the worldwide race for medical cures using embryonic stem cells.

Lawyer helping in quest for cures
An Augusta area lawyer has joined the worldwide race for medical cures using embryonic stem cells.

Editorial cartoon
Editorial cartoon for September 29, 2005.

Editorial cartoon
Editorial cartoon for September 29, 2005.

Editorial Cartoon

Tigers games not for faint of heart
CLEMSON, S.C. - It's been a year of dizzying highs and devastating lows for Clemson - and the season's only four games old.

Tigers games not for faint of heart
CLEMSON, S.C. - It's been a year of dizzying highs and devastating lows for Clemson - and the season's only four games old.

Should Clemson go long more?
CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson coach Tommy Bowden has heard the question almost everywhere this week, including in his own home - why don't the Tigers pass downfield more?

Should Clemson go long more?
CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson coach Tommy Bowden has heard the question almost everywhere this week, including in his own home - why don't the Tigers pass downfield more?

Should Clemson go long more?

Tigers games not for faint of heart

Alabama-Florida game has a championship look

Alabama-Florida game has a championship look
ATLANTA - History gives Saturday's Florida-Alabama game a Southeastern Conference championship game look.

Memphis Liberty Bowl making SEC connection

Tide hoping to restore program's respect
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Ramzee Robinson can be forgiven if he isn't sure how No. 15 Alabama would react to a really big victory, one that draws the national spotlight and makes people wonder if 'Bama is really back.

Marcus Vick shakes off past to shine for Hokies
Reviewing and previewing college football.

Memphis Liberty Bowl making SEC connection
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Liberty Bowl announced a four-year agreement Tuesday to match a Southeastern Conference team with the Conference USA champion in the annual postseason football game in Memphis, beginning in 2006.

Marcus Vick shakes off past to shine for Hokies

Marcus Vick shakes off past to shine for Hokies
Reviewing and previewing college football.

Alabama-Florida game has a championship look
ATLANTA - History gives Saturday's Florida-Alabama game a Southeastern Conference championship game look.

Memphis Liberty Bowl making SEC connection
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Liberty Bowl announced a four-year agreement Tuesday to match a Southeastern Conference team with the Conference USA champion in the annual postseason football game in Memphis, beginning in 2006.

Tide hoping to restore program's respect

Tide hoping to restore program's respect
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Ramzee Robinson can be forgiven if he isn't sure how No. 15 Alabama would react to a really big victory, one that draws the national spotlight and makes people wonder if 'Bama is really back.

Couple ushers in new baby with pair of aces

Setting the record straight
When Lance Armstrong won his seventh straight grueling Tour de France race last July, it was rightfully trumpeted as one of the most remarkable achievements, not just in cycling, but in all of sports.

Aiken's Blue Ribbon
Only 300 schools nationwide are named by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon Schools, and Aiken Elementary School is one them.

Lynndie England got justice
One disappointed Iraqi citizen said Lynndie England's three-year sentence was "nothing compared to what she has done."

A sport that's taking flight
Pete May is determined to make Augusta into a golf town.

A sport that's taking flight

A sport that's taking flight
Pete May is determined to make Augusta into a golf town.

Lynndie England got justice
One disappointed Iraqi citizen said Lynndie England's three-year sentence was "nothing compared to what she has done."

Aiken's Blue Ribbon

Setting the record straight
When Lance Armstrong won his seventh straight grueling Tour de France race last July, it was rightfully trumpeted as one of the most remarkable achievements, not just in cycling, but in all of sports.

Setting the record straight

How to pay the bill

How to pay the bill
Until a better idea comes along - and so far we haven't heard one - the best plan to pay for New Orleans and Gulf Coast reconstruction is the one being put forth by cost-conscious congressmen such as U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.: offsets in other domestic programs.

Aiken's Blue Ribbon
Only 300 schools nationwide are named by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon Schools, and Aiken Elementary School is one them.

How to pay the bill
Until a better idea comes along - and so far we haven't heard one - the best plan to pay for New Orleans and Gulf Coast reconstruction is the one being put forth by cost-conscious congressmen such as U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.: offsets in other domestic programs.

Lynndie England got justice

The Liquid Life: Polo Tavern at Hotel Aiken
Polo Tavern at Hotel Aiken ADDRESS: 235 Richland Ave. W., Aiken

Baby girl for Garner and Affleck?
NEW YORK - Are Ben and Jen expecting a girl?

Applause calendar
GET LISTED: Send your event or group's schedule, pricing and other information to Steven Uhles, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Send information by fax to 722-7403. Send e-mail to steven.uhles@augusta chronicle.com. Include a contact name and phone number.

Donald Trump's new wife is pregnant
NEW YORK - Donald Trump's empire keeps on expanding, but his newest addition is on the home front.

Report: Jennifer Jason Leigh marries film director
NEW YORK - Jennifer Jason Leigh and director Noah Baumbach are married, People magazine reports.

Donald Trump's new wife is pregnant
NEW YORK - Donald Trump's empire keeps on expanding, but his newest addition is on the home front.

Spotted
Scott Maynard, Josh Klose, Kathleen Casey and Jimmy Bullock are regulars at Greenbrier games..

People in the News
WASHINGTON - Nicole Kidman says she didn't have to go far to research her role as a psychiatrist for the upcoming movie, "The Visiting."

Report: Jennifer Jason Leigh marries film director
NEW YORK - Jennifer Jason Leigh and director Noah Baumbach are married, People magazine reports.

What's For Lunch: Thai Jong
Thai Jong restaurant ADDRESS: 2810 Washington Road

People in the News
NEW YORK - John Singleton will be honored with the fourth annual DaimlerChrysler "Behind the Lens" award.

The Liquid Life: Polo Tavern at Hotel Aiken
Polo Tavern at Hotel Aiken ADDRESS: 235 Richland Ave. W., Aiken

Chef cooks up new Aiken restaurant
Less than three months after he left Bambu on Hickman, chef Philippe Chin is ready to serve exotic and adventurous dishes to diners. His new restaurant, Cuizine, opened Tuesday in the former site of Vino Veritas, 100 Laurens St. S.W. in Aiken.

Club calendar
Ready for a night out? Here are some highlights of entertainment scheduled for Augusta and Aiken area nightclubs:

What's For Lunch: Thai Jong
Thai Jong restaurant ADDRESS: 2810 Washington Road

Spotted
Scott Maynard, Josh Klose, Kathleen Casey and Jimmy Bullock are regulars at Greenbrier games..

Club calendar
Ready for a night out? Here are some highlights of entertainment scheduled for Augusta and Aiken area nightclubs:

People in the News
NEW YORK - John Singleton will be honored with the fourth annual DaimlerChrysler "Behind the Lens" award.

People in the News
WASHINGTON - Nicole Kidman says she didn't have to go far to research her role as a psychiatrist for the upcoming movie, "The Visiting."

Baby girl for Garner and Affleck?
NEW YORK - Are Ben and Jen expecting a girl?

Chef cooks up new Aiken restaurant
Less than three months after he left Bambu on Hickman, chef Philippe Chin is ready to serve exotic and adventurous dishes to diners. His new restaurant, Cuizine, opened Tuesday in the former site of Vino Veritas, 100 Laurens St. S.W. in Aiken.

Applause calendar
GET LISTED: Send your event or group's schedule, pricing and other information to Steven Uhles, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Send information by fax to 722-7403. Send e-mail to steven.uhles@augusta chronicle.com. Include a contact name and phone number.

Overdue credit card bills hit record high

Overdue credit card bills hit record high
WASHINGTON - Charge it! That familiar refrain is producing an unwanted response for more Americans: Your bill is overdue!

Overdue credit card bills hit record high
WASHINGTON - Charge it! That familiar refrain is producing an unwanted response for more Americans: Your bill is overdue!

Small bites
NEW YORK - Recipients of Bon Appetit's American Food and Entertaining Awards this year include renowned chefs and restaurateurs, distinguished food writers and teachers - and a humanitarian whose work adds a reminder of the profounder side of feeding the hungry.

Chinese-style roast pork - a versatile dish

Chinese-style roast pork - a versatile dish
In San Francisco's Chinatown, "char sil" (Chinese-style roast pork) is often displayed hanging in a market window or layered in pans in Chinese delicatessens or restaurants, Lia Huber says in her "cooking class" column in Cooking Light magazine's September issue.P>

Chutney appetizer spread recipe
CONCORD, N.H. - So what don't you eat? Chances are there's something. Everyone seems to avoid one food or another.

Small bites

Risotto with tuna and tomatoes made in a jiffy
"The Simpler The Better" is a great slogan to work with in the kitchen. Chef and food writer Leslie Revsin has given the theme its most practical dimension by making it the title of a series of cookbooks packed with mouthwatering easy recipes.

Chutney appetizer spread recipe
CONCORD, N.H. - So what don't you eat? Chances are there's something. Everyone seems to avoid one food or another.

Chinese-style roast pork - a versatile dish
In San Francisco's Chinatown, "char sil" (Chinese-style roast pork) is often displayed hanging in a market window or layered in pans in Chinese delicatessens or restaurants, Lia Huber says in her "cooking class" column in Cooking Light magazine's September issue.P>

Risotto with tuna and tomatoes made in a jiffy

Small bites
NEW YORK - Recipients of Bon Appetit's American Food and Entertaining Awards this year include renowned chefs and restaurateurs, distinguished food writers and teachers - and a humanitarian whose work adds a reminder of the profounder side of feeding the hungry.

Chutney appetizer spread recipe

Risotto with tuna and tomatoes made in a jiffy
"The Simpler The Better" is a great slogan to work with in the kitchen. Chef and food writer Leslie Revsin has given the theme its most practical dimension by making it the title of a series of cookbooks packed with mouthwatering easy recipes.

Yellow Jackets welcome off week to get healthy
ATLANTA - As much as his Georgia Tech football team can't wait for its next game and a chance to redeem itself after a 51-7 loss to Virginia Tech, coach Chan Gailey welcomes this weekend's open date.

Yellow Jackets welcome off week to get healthy
ATLANTA - As much as his Georgia Tech football team can't wait for its next game and a chance to redeem itself after a 51-7 loss to Virginia Tech, coach Chan Gailey welcomes this weekend's open date.

Yellow Jackets welcome off week to get healthy

Sponsor to help Lady Jags event
Augusta State University women's golf coach Trelle McCombs called Wednesday afternoon a huge step forward.

Wie to debut in Japan on men's tour

Wie to debut in Japan on men's tour
TOKYO - Michelle Wie will play in a top-tier men's event in November on the Japanese golf tour.

Wie to debut in Japan on men's tour
TOKYO - Michelle Wie will play in a top-tier men's event in November on the Japanese golf tour.

Nicklaus stumbled into a clean break from golf

Nicklaus stumbled into a clean break from golf
GAINESVILLE, Va. - Jack Nicklaus looked as though he wanted a club in his hand, not a radio.

Funk headed for the Skins Game
Fred Funk already has enjoyed a dream career, considering where he started and what he's got.

Funk headed for the Skins Game
Fred Funk already has enjoyed a dream career, considering where he started and what he's got.

Funk headed for the Skins Game

Nicklaus stumbled into a clean break from golf
GAINESVILLE, Va. - Jack Nicklaus looked as though he wanted a club in his hand, not a radio.

Sponsor to help Lady Jags event
Augusta State University women's golf coach Trelle McCombs called Wednesday afternoon a huge step forward.

New interpretations allow for correcting scorecard errors
FAR HILLS, N.J. - The rule that got Mark Roe disqualified from the British Open two years ago when he forgot to swap scorecards with Jesper Parnevik has been revised to allow officials to correct the mistake without penalty.

New interpretations allow for correcting scorecard errors
FAR HILLS, N.J. - The rule that got Mark Roe disqualified from the British Open two years ago when he forgot to swap scorecards with Jesper Parnevik has been revised to allow officials to correct the mistake without penalty.

New interpretations allow for correcting scorecard errors

Sponsor to help Lady Jags event

Teams don't lose focus

Lincoln County's coming around

AAAA only class with significant realignment in prep poll

Teams don't lose focus
There are a few folks upset with Gov. Sonny Perdue about the two-day holiday he recommended for all Georgia schools in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita's strike on the Gulf Coast.

Teams don't lose focus
There are a few folks upset with Gov. Sonny Perdue about the two-day holiday he recommended for all Georgia schools in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita's strike on the Gulf Coast.

AAAA only class with significant realignment in prep poll
ATLANTA - With a little less than half the regular season remaining, Class AAAA rankings are the only significant change in this week's Associated Press high school football poll.

AAAA only class with significant realignment in prep poll
ATLANTA - With a little less than half the regular season remaining, Class AAAA rankings are the only significant change in this week's Associated Press high school football poll.

Lincoln County's coming around
This week will be a different chapter in the Aquinas and Lincoln County football series.

Lincoln County's coming around
This week will be a different chapter in the Aquinas and Lincoln County football series.

Chips, enchilada sauce perk up chili bake
Chili is a perennial family favorite, enjoyed by children and adults alike. When I was growing up, our must-have chili garnish was crunchy Fritos. As a treat, my mother sometimes would open a bag of the snack chips and ladle hot chili over them to make"chili pies."

Chips, enchilada sauce perk up chili bake
Chili is a perennial family favorite, enjoyed by children and adults alike. When I was growing up, our must-have chili garnish was crunchy Fritos. As a treat, my mother sometimes would open a bag of the snack chips and ladle hot chili over them to make"chili pies."

Chips, enchilada sauce perk up chili bake

Respect life by rejecting abortion
When it comes down to the reality of respect for life and living beings, it is not the Americans who are pro-life. The Rev. Michael Lubinsky, Augusta

Race, class can affect elections
Regarding the Sept. 24 article by Kate Lewis on race and Augusta politics ("Race remains factor in Augusta elections"), I agree that race is a factor in Augusta elections, but the election Sept. 20 isn't a good example of a black candidate breaking ground in the white community. With only black candidates in the race, how could anyone other than a black have won the white community? Reggie Williams, Augusta

Why are few U.S. flags at half-staff?
How patriotic are you? Marguerite Creekmore, Evans

Let kids decide about evolution
The subject of evolution and intelligent design (or creationism), and its place in our schools, continues to be debated. Here are my thoughts:Terri Exum, Martinez

Why are few U.S. flags at half-staff?
How patriotic are you? Marguerite Creekmore, Evans

Let kids decide about evolution
The subject of evolution and intelligent design (or creationism), and its place in our schools, continues to be debated. Here are my thoughts:Terri Exum, Martinez

Real patriots oppose war in Iraq
The billions of world citizens who are opposed to the Bush war of choice in Iraq have indeed heeded the advice of Alan R. Jackson ("Put war dead in perspective," Sept. 25), and concluded that the war dead are not worth the needless deaths of any military or innocent civilians. Patricia Lavins, Aiken, S.C.

Real patriots oppose war in Iraq

Race, class can affect elections
Regarding the Sept. 24 article by Kate Lewis on race and Augusta politics ("Race remains factor in Augusta elections"), I agree that race is a factor in Augusta elections, but the election Sept. 20 isn't a good example of a black candidate breaking ground in the white community. With only black candidates in the race, how could anyone other than a black have won the white community? Reggie Williams, Augusta

Race, class can affect elections

Real patriots oppose war in Iraq
The billions of world citizens who are opposed to the Bush war of choice in Iraq have indeed heeded the advice of Alan R. Jackson ("Put war dead in perspective," Sept. 25), and concluded that the war dead are not worth the needless deaths of any military or innocent civilians. Patricia Lavins, Aiken, S.C.

Why are few U.S. flags at half-staff?

Later school starts can save energy
It's nice to see that Gov. Sonny Perdue is starting to care about how much schools spend on energy costs. Stephanie Wilson, Evans

Respect life by rejecting abortion

Respect life by rejecting abortion
When it comes down to the reality of respect for life and living beings, it is not the Americans who are pro-life. The Rev. Michael Lubinsky, Augusta

Let kids decide about evolution

Later school starts can save energy

Later school starts can save energy
It's nice to see that Gov. Sonny Perdue is starting to care about how much schools spend on energy costs. Stephanie Wilson, Evans

Effect of greenhouse gases increases 20 percent since 1990

State laws are setting age limit on infertility treatments

Heath and fitness calendar

Design of $100 laptop for the world's children unveiled

Living briefs

Government creates food pyramid for kids

Monster mold: Creeping crud that threatens health

Challenges in efforts to help poor get healthy food

$10 bill gets orange, yellow and red makeover

Government creates food pyramid for kids
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - In a new Food Pyramid for kids, the government hopes to teach children to eat right with a spaceship computer game, lesson plans, worksheets and tips for families.

$10 bill gets orange, yellow and red makeover
WASHINGTON - Hooray for the red, yellow and orange! Those are the colors featured on the newly redesigned $10 bill, the third currency denomination to add splashes of color to the traditional green of U.S. currency.

Living briefs
Parents magazine offers tips on how to coax your shy child out of his shell:

Challenges in efforts to help poor get healthy food
SEATTLE - Laurieann Cossey has always struggled with her weight. Four years ago, she was diagnosed with diabetes. Now, six months pregnant and struggling to get by, the single mother tries to make sure her 1-year-old son gets the fruits and vegetables he needs.

Design of $100 laptop for the world's children unveiled
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The $100 laptop computers that Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers want to get into the hands of the world's children would be durable, flexible and self-reliant.

Effect of greenhouse gases increases 20 percent since 1990
WASHINGTON - The effect of greenhouse gases on the Earth's atmosphere has increased 20 percent since 1990, a new government index says.

Heath and fitness calendar
The health and fitness calendar is a listing of support groups, activities and lectures.

Monster mold: Creeping crud that threatens health
NEW ORLEANS - Wearing goggles, gloves, galoshes and a mask, Veronica Randazzo lasted only 10 minutes inside her home in St. Bernard Parish. Her eyes burned, her mouth filled with a salty taste and she felt nauseous.

Government creates food pyramid for kids
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - In a new Food Pyramid for kids, the government hopes to teach children to eat right with a spaceship computer game, lesson plans, worksheets and tips for families.

Monster mold: Creeping crud that threatens health
NEW ORLEANS - Wearing goggles, gloves, galoshes and a mask, Veronica Randazzo lasted only 10 minutes inside her home in St. Bernard Parish. Her eyes burned, her mouth filled with a salty taste and she felt nauseous.

Design of $100 laptop for the world's children unveiled
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The $100 laptop computers that Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers want to get into the hands of the world's children would be durable, flexible and self-reliant.

Effect of greenhouse gases increases 20 percent since 1990
WASHINGTON - The effect of greenhouse gases on the Earth's atmosphere has increased 20 percent since 1990, a new government index says.

$10 bill gets orange, yellow and red makeover
WASHINGTON - Hooray for the red, yellow and orange! Those are the colors featured on the newly redesigned $10 bill, the third currency denomination to add splashes of color to the traditional green of U.S. currency.

State laws are setting age limit on infertility treatments
STRATFORD, Conn. - Teresa Pica-LeRuo thought her dreams of becoming a mother would finally come true this year.

Living briefs
Parents magazine offers tips on how to coax your shy child out of his shell:

Heath and fitness calendar
The health and fitness calendar is a listing of support groups, activities and lectures.

Challenges in efforts to help poor get healthy food
SEATTLE - Laurieann Cossey has always struggled with her weight. Four years ago, she was diagnosed with diabetes. Now, six months pregnant and struggling to get by, the single mother tries to make sure her 1-year-old son gets the fruits and vegetables he needs.

State laws are setting age limit on infertility treatments
STRATFORD, Conn. - Teresa Pica-LeRuo thought her dreams of becoming a mother would finally come true this year.

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

Lawmakers ask university about VA hospital proposal
CHARLESTON, S.C. - While the Medical University of South Carolina and the Veterans Administration are discussing a joint hospital, the university has no plans to take over veterans' medical care, MUSC President Raymond Greenberg says.

Edgefield takes death case
AIKEN - The investigation into the death of a woman whose badly decomposed body was found during the weekend has been handed over to Edgefield County authorities, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

Across South Carolina
NAPA, CALIF. - A 26-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on murder charges in the stabbing deaths of a former South Carolina beauty queen and her roommate nearly a year ago, police said.

Kid of the Day

Thieves take jewelry from store vendors

Columbia County school panel will examine calendar
The Columbia County Board of Education gave the go-ahead to form a committee to research the issue of the school calendar year.

Arena's ballet choice booed
Augusta arts supporters say competing productions of a classic holiday ballet will split ticket sales and force many patrons to pick between a local tradition and a national touring company.

Bill to focus on sex crimes
ATLANTA - House Majority Leader Jerry Keen has a message for sex offenders: Go somewhere else.

Man admitted killing wife, authorities say
Police arrested an Augusta man who reportedly admitted to shooting his wife to death outside of his south Richmond County home Tuesday morning.

Aiken officials to lead analysis of bond
AIKEN - Aiken school officials will decide for themselves how a controversial $36.3 million bond issue will affect the county's school system.

Dog attack puts man in hospital
AIKEN - Arthur Kelly was no stranger to the three dogs that attacked him Sunday along a rural stretch of road in Aiken County.

Man whose case altered law agrees to plea deal
An Augusta man whose criminal case led the state Supreme Court to create a new rule of law pleaded guilty to reduced charges Tuesday.

Mayoral hopefuls square off
While two of Augusta's mayoral candidates promoted their political experience as why they should be elected to the city's top slot Nov. 8, two others touted their lack of experience as a plus - promoting the notion that new blood is needed.

Kid of the Day
Today's Kid of the Day is Justin Andrew Chalker, 2, of Thomson.

Edgefield takes death case
AIKEN - The investigation into the death of a woman whose badly decomposed body was found during the weekend has been handed over to Edgefield County authorities, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

Lawmakers ask university about VA hospital proposal
CHARLESTON, S.C. - While the Medical University of South Carolina and the Veterans Administration are discussing a joint hospital, the university has no plans to take over veterans' medical care, MUSC President Raymond Greenberg says.

Vegetable oil fuels sergeant's vehicle
Tyson Sandberg is not a vegetarian, but his car is most of the time.

Grant will help boost disaster response
A $4.5 million federal grant to Medical College of Georgia could turn 24,000 front-line providers in Georgia into a disaster response force.

Full supply of flu shots expected
Flu shots should be plentiful for those who want one this year. But some might have to wait.

Across the area
Richmond County sheriff's deputies arrested a 16-year-old in a Tuesday night armed robbery.

Columbia County school panel will examine calendar
The Columbia County Board of Education gave the go-ahead to form a committee to research the issue of the school calendar year.

Man denies peeping into dressing rooms

Court clears path to killer's execution
AIKEN - The South Carolina Supreme Court has cleared the way for the execution of Arthur Hastings Wise, who was convicted of killing four former co-workers during a 1997 shooting rampage at Aiken's R.E. Phelon Co. plant.

County calls for more indigent defense funding
Defending indigents could become more costly next year for Columbia County and others in the Augusta Judicial Circuit if state funding isn't continued at its current level, county officials said Tuesday.

Lawmakers ask university about VA hospital proposal

Lawmaker immunity rejected in DUI case
ATLANTA - State Rep. David Graves, charged with drunken driving for a second time, was denied by a judge Tuesday in his contention that his position as lawmaker means he cannot break the law while the Legislature is at work.

Agencies must foot bill for tag lawsuit

Walker's sentencing date changed
BACKGROUND: Charles Walker, a former state senator and the man once considered a viable candidate for the 2006 governor's race, was convicted June 3 of 127 criminal counts of conspiracy and mail fraud in his dealings with his newspaper's advertisers, two public hospitals, campaign contributors and the CSRA Classic charity event.

County calls for more indigent defense funding

Across South Carolina

Dog attack puts man in hospital

Agencies must foot bill for tag lawsuit
COLUMBIA - Three state agencies will have to pay Planned Parenthood's legal costs after it won a court case blocking the use of "Choose Life" license plates approved by the Legislature.

Edgefield takes death case

Across the area
An American Red Cross shelter set up at Wesley United Methodist Church for Hurricane Rita evacuees was to officially close Tuesday afternoon.

Mayoral hopefuls square off

County calls for more indigent defense funding
Defending indigents could become more costly next year for Columbia County and others in the Augusta Judicial Circuit if state funding isn't continued at its current level, county officials said Tuesday.

Kid of the Day

Mayoral hopefuls square off
While two of Augusta's mayoral candidates promoted their political experience as why they should be elected to the city's top slot Nov. 8, two others touted their lack of experience as a plus - promoting the notion that new blood is needed.

Man whose case altered law agrees to plea deal

Friends of Mansion takes funds but isn't registered
ATLANTA - An organization raising money to preserve furnishings in the Governor's Mansion isn't registered with the secretary of state's office, despite having collected tens of thousands of dollars.

Across the area

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Events scheduled for today include:

Man admitted killing wife, authorities say

Across South Carolina
COLUMBIA - A soldier from Columbia serving in Iraq has died after he was hit by a sniper bullet, his family says.

Full supply of flu shots expected

Grant will help boost disaster response

Vegetable oil fuels sergeant's vehicle

Across Georgia

News you can use

Officials consider building Family Y in park
Columbia County officials are considering a public-private partnership that would allow the Family Y to build a facility in what will become the county's largest park, Blanchard Woods.

Across Georgia

Grant could save piece of past

Correction

Evans school contract draws court's attention
ATLANTA - When the sealed envelopes containing bids to build Evans Middle School were opened in March, the low bid was missing a little detail: the names of the plumbers, electricians and other subcontractors who would install most of the mechanical systems.

Walker's sentencing date changed

Sanford works on agenda
COLUMBIA - Gov. Mark Sanford spent part of Tuesday afternoon meeting with House leaders trying to find common ground on issues that could set the agenda for the next session - and the tone for next year's elections.

Plan in works to help more finish college

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Bill to focus on sex crimes

Lawyers want charge dropped
Attorneys for Barton Corbin have asked a Richmond County Superior Court judge to throw out the indictment against him in the 1990 death of Dolly Hearn.

Officials consider building Family Y in park

Aiken officials to lead analysis of bond

Arena's ballet choice booed
Augusta arts supporters say competing productions of a classic holiday ballet will split ticket sales and force many patrons to pick between a local tradition and a national touring company.

Tarver sworn in as District 22 senator
Sen.-elect Ed Tarver became District 22 state Sen. Tarver when he was sworn into office Tuesday by Judge John H., Ruffin Jr., the chief judge of the Court of Appeals of Georgia.

Court clears path to killer's execution
AIKEN - The South Carolina Supreme Court has cleared the way for the execution of Arthur Hastings Wise, who was convicted of killing four former co-workers during a 1997 shooting rampage at Aiken's R.E. Phelon Co. plant.

Sanford works on agenda
COLUMBIA - Gov. Mark Sanford spent part of Tuesday afternoon meeting with House leaders trying to find common ground on issues that could set the agenda for the next session - and the tone for next year's elections.

Friends of Mansion takes funds but isn't registered
ATLANTA - An organization raising money to preserve furnishings in the Governor's Mansion isn't registered with the secretary of state's office, despite having collected tens of thousands of dollars.

Aiken officials to lead analysis of bond
AIKEN - Aiken school officials will decide for themselves how a controversial $36.3 million bond issue will affect the county's school system.

Across Georgia
SNELLVILLE - In an race decided by only 27 votes, Melvin Everson won a runoff to become the first black Republican since Reconstruction to win a contested election for the Georgia Legislature.

Vegetable oil fuels sergeant's vehicle
Tyson Sandberg is not a vegetarian, but his car is most of the time.

Bill to focus on sex crimes
ATLANTA - House Majority Leader Jerry Keen has a message for sex offenders: Go somewhere else.

Evans school contract draws court's attention
ATLANTA - When the sealed envelopes containing bids to build Evans Middle School were opened in March, the low bid was missing a little detail: the names of the plumbers, electricians and other subcontractors who would install most of the mechanical systems.

Kid of the Day
Imani Drake is today's Kid of the Day.

Lawmaker immunity rejected in DUI case
ATLANTA - State Rep. David Graves, charged with drunken driving for a second time, was denied by a judge Tuesday in his contention that his position as lawmaker means he cannot break the law while the Legislature is at work.

Correction
- An article in Wednesday's editions of The Augusta Chronicle incorrectly stated where the Moscow Ballet is based. The ballet is based in Moscow, Russia.

Officials consider building Family Y in park
Columbia County officials are considering a public-private partnership that would allow the Family Y to build a facility in what will become the county's largest park, Blanchard Woods.

Grant could save piece of past
Given a solid nudge, the wide doors of the Reynolds Street train depot still creak open, letting sunshine stream in.

Dog attack puts man in hospital
AIKEN - Arthur Kelly was no stranger to the three dogs that attacked him Sunday along a rural stretch of road in Aiken County.

Thieves take jewelry from store vendors
Three men broke into a sport utility vehicle and overpowered a jewelry vendor Wednesday morning, making off with at least $800,000 in jewelry, Richmond County sheriff's deputies said.

Lawyers want charge dropped
Attorneys for Barton Corbin have asked a Richmond County Superior Court judge to throw out the indictment against him in the 1990 death of Dolly Hearn.

Tarver sworn in as District 22 senator

Grant will help boost disaster response
A $4.5 million federal grant to Medical College of Georgia could turn 24,000 front-line providers in Georgia into a disaster response force.

Columbia County school panel will examine calendar

Thieves take jewelry from store vendors
Three men broke into a sport utility vehicle and overpowered a jewelry vendor Wednesday morning, making off with at least $800,000 in jewelry, Richmond County sheriff's deputies said.

Across Georgia
SMYRNA - A Florida woman was arrested after being accused of attacking a suburban Atlanta police officer with a plate of chicken wings and a 2-liter bottle, police said.

Plan in works to help more finish college
Augusta State University is in the midst of developing and implementing a plan to increase student retention by "meeting students where they stand."

Man whose case altered law agrees to plea deal
An Augusta man whose criminal case led the state Supreme Court to create a new rule of law pleaded guilty to reduced charges Tuesday.

Across the area
Richmond County sheriff's deputies arrested a 16-year-old in a Tuesday night armed robbery.

Tarver sworn in as District 22 senator
Sen.-elect Ed Tarver became District 22 state Sen. Tarver when he was sworn into office Tuesday by Judge John H., Ruffin Jr., the chief judge of the Court of Appeals of Georgia.

Across South Carolina
NAPA, CALIF. - A 26-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on murder charges in the stabbing deaths of a former South Carolina beauty queen and her roommate nearly a year ago, police said.

Full supply of flu shots expected
Flu shots should be plentiful for those who want one this year. But some might have to wait.

Man denies peeping into dressing rooms
ATHENS, Ga. - A Statham man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he drilled holes in the walls of two department stores' changing rooms in order to peep on fellow customers as they changed clothes.

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

Plan in works to help more finish college
Augusta State University is in the midst of developing and implementing a plan to increase student retention by "meeting students where they stand."

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

Court clears path to killer's execution

Across the area
An American Red Cross shelter set up at Wesley United Methodist Church for Hurricane Rita evacuees was to officially close Tuesday afternoon.

Walker's sentencing date changed
BACKGROUND: Charles Walker, a former state senator and the man once considered a viable candidate for the 2006 governor's race, was convicted June 3 of 127 criminal counts of conspiracy and mail fraud in his dealings with his newspaper's advertisers, two public hospitals, campaign contributors and the CSRA Classic charity event.

Man admitted killing wife, authorities say
Police arrested an Augusta man who reportedly admitted to shooting his wife to death outside of his south Richmond County home Tuesday morning.

Correction
- An article in Wednesday's editions of The Augusta Chronicle incorrectly stated where the Moscow Ballet is based. The ballet is based in Moscow, Russia.

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

Man denies peeping into dressing rooms
ATHENS, Ga. - A Statham man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he drilled holes in the walls of two department stores' changing rooms in order to peep on fellow customers as they changed clothes.

Lawyers want charge dropped

Kid of the Day
Imani Drake is today's Kid of the Day.

Lawmaker immunity rejected in DUI case

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

Across South Carolina
COLUMBIA - A soldier from Columbia serving in Iraq has died after he was hit by a sniper bullet, his family says.

Across Georgia
SNELLVILLE - In an race decided by only 27 votes, Melvin Everson won a runoff to become the first black Republican since Reconstruction to win a contested election for the Georgia Legislature.

Across the area
An American Red Cross shelter set up at Wesley United Methodist Church for Hurricane Rita evacuees was to officially close Tuesday afternoon.

Kid of the Day
Today's Kid of the Day is Justin Andrew Chalker, 2, of Thomson.

Evans school contract draws court's attention

Across the area

Arena's ballet choice booed

Sanford works on agenda

Across Georgia
SMYRNA - A Florida woman was arrested after being accused of attacking a suburban Atlanta police officer with a plate of chicken wings and a 2-liter bottle, police said.

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

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

News you can use
Events scheduled for today include:

Rants and Raves
Comments from readers:

Grant could save piece of past
Given a solid nudge, the wide doors of the Reynolds Street train depot still creak open, letting sunshine stream in.

Agencies must foot bill for tag lawsuit
COLUMBIA - Three state agencies will have to pay Planned Parenthood's legal costs after it won a court case blocking the use of "Choose Life" license plates approved by the Legislature.

Across South Carolina

Friends of Mansion takes funds but isn't registered

New on DVD
THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, BAD TIMING (criterion, $39.95, $29.95 for Bad Timing): Two disturbing, insightful films from cult director Nicholas Roeg arrive.

Documentary helps make 'Lords of Dogtown' into a rerun

New on DVD

Script written by Tupac heads to movie set
LOS ANGELES - A screenplay written by slain rapper Tupac Shakur is being produced as a feature film.

Mini reviews
Reviews without star ratings are from critics other than Roger Ebert. Listings are subject to change. Call theaters for times. For an online movie guide, see augusta.com/movies.

Script written by Tupac heads to movie set

Mini reviews

New on DVD
THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, BAD TIMING (criterion, $39.95, $29.95 for Bad Timing): Two disturbing, insightful films from cult director Nicholas Roeg arrive.

Films for the fall

Documentary helps make 'Lords of Dogtown' into a rerun
A companion piece to Stacy Peralta's stunning 2001 documentary Dogtown and Z-Boys, Lords of Dogtown attempts to expand on the mythology surrounding the early years of the Southern California skate culture. Instead, it wipes out under the weight of its good intentions.

Script written by Tupac heads to movie set
LOS ANGELES - A screenplay written by slain rapper Tupac Shakur is being produced as a feature film.

Documentary helps make 'Lords of Dogtown' into a rerun
A companion piece to Stacy Peralta's stunning 2001 documentary Dogtown and Z-Boys, Lords of Dogtown attempts to expand on the mythology surrounding the early years of the Southern California skate culture. Instead, it wipes out under the weight of its good intentions.

Films for the fall
Autumn is a time of transition. Children make the shift from summer's sweet liberty to the structure of school, the weather moves - it is hoped - from sweltering to soft and cool, and, in Hollywood, movies leave big and loud behind in favor of smaller and theoretically smarter fare.

Mini reviews
Reviews without star ratings are from critics other than Roger Ebert. Listings are subject to change. Call theaters for times. For an online movie guide, see augusta.com/movies.

Films for the fall
Autumn is a time of transition. Children make the shift from summer's sweet liberty to the structure of school, the weather moves - it is hoped - from sweltering to soft and cool, and, in Hollywood, movies leave big and loud behind in favor of smaller and theoretically smarter fare.

Review: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals
For his second of three releases this year, the super-prolific Ryan Adams offers what has become his specialty - honky-tonk songs and alcohol-soaked lyrics. Written as an homage to his North Carolina hometown, "Jacksonville City Nights" is mellow straight country.

Sonic Spotlight: Scott Corliss
AGE: 44 HOMETOWNS: Portland, Ore., Lawrenceville, Ga. and Baltimore; moved to Augusta in 1999.

Music Hates You loves when fans participate, get angry
There's a lot of love for Music Hates You.

Music Hates You loves when fans participate, get angry

Review: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals

Sonic Spotlight: Scott Corliss

Review: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals
For his second of three releases this year, the super-prolific Ryan Adams offers what has become his specialty - honky-tonk songs and alcohol-soaked lyrics. Written as an homage to his North Carolina hometown, "Jacksonville City Nights" is mellow straight country.

Sheryl Crow finally comes of age with her new album

Concert calendar
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club WHERE: The Loft at Earthlink Live, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta

Concert calendar

Bruce Springsteen to release box set

Concert calendar
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club WHERE: The Loft at Earthlink Live, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta

Bruce Springsteen to release box set
NEW YORK - Bruce Springsteen is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the "Born to Run" album, which landed him simultaneously on the covers of Time and Newsweek, with a special box set this fall.

Sonic Spotlight: Scott Corliss
AGE: 44 HOMETOWNS: Portland, Ore., Lawrenceville, Ga. and Baltimore; moved to Augusta in 1999.

Bruce Springsteen to release box set
NEW YORK - Bruce Springsteen is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the "Born to Run" album, which landed him simultaneously on the covers of Time and Newsweek, with a special box set this fall.

Sheryl Crow finally comes of age with her new album
Having satiated her need for pop pastiche and crunchy rock anthems, Sheryl Crow has relaxed, reflected and produced the most mature work of her career.

Sheryl Crow finally comes of age with her new album
Having satiated her need for pop pastiche and crunchy rock anthems, Sheryl Crow has relaxed, reflected and produced the most mature work of her career.

Music Hates You loves when fans participate, get angry
There's a lot of love for Music Hates You.

To impound or not?
Glenn Darrow was sitting in a lawn chair an hour before Sunday's race at Dover International Speedway, but his mind was 800 miles away.

Setup of winning car was noticed
NASCAR apparently was listening to the chatter between several drivers and their crews Sunday at Dover, Del.

Racing Newsmaker: Jimmie Johnson
Jimmie Johnson's victory last Sunday propelled him five spots in the Chase for the Championship standings and into the lead heading into the UAW-Ford 500 at the Talladega Speedway.

To impound or not?

To impound or not?
Glenn Darrow was sitting in a lawn chair an hour before Sunday's race at Dover International Speedway, but his mind was 800 miles away.

Racing Newsmaker: Jimmie Johnson

Setup of winning car was noticed
NASCAR apparently was listening to the chatter between several drivers and their crews Sunday at Dover, Del.

Setup of winning car was noticed

Racing Newsmaker: Jimmie Johnson
Jimmie Johnson's victory last Sunday propelled him five spots in the Chase for the Championship standings and into the lead heading into the UAW-Ford 500 at the Talladega Speedway.

Blatche to miss camp after shooting
WASHINGTON - Washington Wizards rookie Andray Blatche will miss training camp while he recovers from gunshot wounds from an attempted carjacking.

Blatche to miss camp after shooting
WASHINGTON - Washington Wizards rookie Andray Blatche will miss training camp while he recovers from gunshot wounds from an attempted carjacking.

Blatche to miss camp after shooting

Peppers still looking for first sack

Aikman and Staubach make first hire

There's no way to slow Williamson

Rookies making an early impact

Mr. Johnnie Williams    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Terry L. Reese    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mrs. Gloria Minnefield    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. Matthews McCain    (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Aaron Rudolph Patton    (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Mr. J. Marvin Hawes    (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr.    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mrs. Joan Marine    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mrs. Lorraine Nagy    (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

Ms. Ruby Mae Harris    (GREENSBORO, Ga.)

Mr. Jeffrey Rogers    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mrs. Florie Mae Bellmon    (ALLENDALE, S.C.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith    (DEARING, Ga.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Lorraine Nagy    (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

Mrs. Luvenia Kettles    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. William H. Bush    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Joann Johnson    (DECATUR, Ga.)

Mr. Matthew McCain    (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr.    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. J. Marvin Hawes    (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

Mrs. Inez Irby Usry    (THOMSON, Ga.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mrs. Clara A. Horton    (WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga.)

Dr. Thomas F. Stanfield    (ANDERSON, S.C.)

Mr. Benjamin R. Hixon    (BRUNSWICK, Ga.)

Mr. Almon Young    (ORLANDO, Fla.)

Brice Alan Fulford    (WILLIAMSTON, N.C.)

Mr. Ray Walker    (BATH, S.C.)

Mr. Leon A. Frost    (HARRISON, Ga.)

Mrs. Blanche I. Safley    (EVANS, Ga.)

Mr. Alfred S. Frazier    (SHREVEPORT, La.)

Mrs. Lila Raskin Nadel    (LOUISVILLE, Ga.)

Mrs. Ruby Eaddy    (KINGSTREE, S.C.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Melina Renee Arrington    (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Mrs. Mildred Collins    (TIGNALL, Ga.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr.    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Robert (Me-Me) Avery    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes    (BATH, S.C.)

Mr. Paul Williams    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Florie Mae Bellmon    (ALLENDALE, S.C.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Ms. Ruby Mae Harris    (GREENSBORO, Ga.)

Mr. Paul Williams    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Lila Raskin Nadel    (LOUISVILLE, Ga.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Blanche I. Safley    (EVANS, Ga.)

Mrs. Connie Driver Vick    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Luvenia Kettles    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr.    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith    (DEARING, Ga.)

Mrs. Inez Irby Usry    (THOMSON, Ga.)

Mr. Max Tall    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Clara A. Horton    (WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga.)

SFC Francis Zimmerman    (GROVETOWN, Ga.)

Mr. Benjamin R. Hixon    (BRUNSWICK, Ga.)

Mr. Paul Williams    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Brice Alan Fulford    (WILLIAMSTON, N.C.)

Mr. Paul E. Weathersbee    (EVANS, Ga.)

Mr. Leon A. Frost    (HARRISON, Ga.)

Lt. Col. Thomas Webb    (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Mr. Alfred S. Frazier    (SHREVEPORT, La.)

Mr. Jeffery Rogers    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mrs. Ruby Eaddy    (KINGSTREE, S.C.)

Mrs. Ruth Mosley Leopard    (GLOVERVILLE, S.C.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Jeffrey Rogers    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes    (BATH, S.C.)

Mr. Terry L. Reese    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Theodore R. Peterson    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Ray Walker    (BATH, S.C.)

Melina Renee Arrington    (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Mr. Paul E. Weathersbee    (EVANS, Ga.)

Mr. Robert (Me-Me) Avery    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Lt. Col. Thomas Webb    (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes    (BATH, S.C.)

SFC Francis Zimmerman    (GROVETOWN, Ga.)

Mr. Terry L. Reese    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Almon Young    (ORLANDO, Fla.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Paul Williams    (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. John W. Bennett    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith    (DEARING, Ga.)

Mr. Robert Avery    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Joann Johnson    (DECATUR, Ga.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes    (BATH, S.C.)

Ms. Melina Arrington    (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Dr. Thomas F. Stanfield    (ANDERSON, S.C.)

Mr. Terry L. Reese    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Max Tall    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Aaron Rudolph Patton    (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Mrs. Verda L. Geddes    (NORTH AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Ruth Mosley Leopard    (GLOVERVILLE, S.C.)

Mrs. Connie Driver Vick    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Verda L. Geddes    (NORTH AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Mildred Collins    (TIGNALL, Ga.)

Mr. Matthew McCain    (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Joan Marine    (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. William H. Bush    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Matthews McCain    (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Mr. John W. Bennett    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Gloria Minnefield    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Robert Avery    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Theodore R. Peterson    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Melina Arrington    (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Mr. Jeffery Rogers    (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Johnnie Williams    (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith    (DEARING, Ga.)

Mr. John W. Bennett (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Joann Johnson (DECATUR, Ga.)

Mr. Paul E. Weathersbee (EVANS, Ga.)

Aaron Rudolph Patton (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Mrs. Clara A. Horton (WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga.)

Mr. Paul Williams (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Luvenia Kettles (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Leon A. Frost (HARRISON, Ga.)

Mrs. Gloria Minnefield (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Robert (Me-Me) Avery (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Ray Walker (BATH, S.C.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. Matthew McCain (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith (DEARING, Ga.)

Mr. Johnnie Williams (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Lt. Col. Thomas Webb (SWAINSBORO, Ga.)

Melina Renee Arrington (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Mr. Terry L. Reese (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Benjamin R. Hixon (BRUNSWICK, Ga.)

Mr. Alfred S. Frazier (SHREVEPORT, La.)

Mr. Almon Young (ORLANDO, Fla.)

Mr. Theodore R. Peterson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. J. Marvin Hawes (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

Mrs. Florie Mae Bellmon (ALLENDALE, S.C.)

Miss Sallie Lou Watson (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr. (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Paul Williams (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

Mrs. Ruth Mosley Leopard (GLOVERVILLE, S.C.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Max Tall (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Brice Alan Fulford (WILLIAMSTON, N.C.)

Mrs. Blanche I. Safley (EVANS, Ga.)

Mr. Matthews McCain (AUSTELL, Ga.)

Mrs. Lila Raskin Nadel (LOUISVILLE, Ga.)

Mrs. Verda L. Geddes (NORTH AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mr. Jeffrey Rogers (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes (BATH, S.C.)

Mrs. Joan Marine (AIKEN, S.C.)

Dr. Thomas F. Stanfield (ANDERSON, S.C.)

Mrs. Lorraine Nagy (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

Mr. William H. Bush (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Ruby Eaddy (KINGSTREE, S.C.)

Mr. Gene "Cowboy" Davis (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mr. Willie James Bell, Jr. (AIKEN, S.C.)

Mrs. Connie Driver Vick (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Inez Irby Usry (THOMSON, Ga.)

Mr. Jeffery Rogers (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

SFC Francis Zimmerman (GROVETOWN, Ga.)

Mr. Terry L. Reese (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

Mr. Jimmy F. Smith (DEARING, Ga.)

Mr. Freddie J. Childress (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Mrs. Dorothy Rhodes (BATH, S.C.)

Ms. Melina Arrington (SCOTTSVILLE, VA)

Mrs. Mildred Collins (TIGNALL, Ga.)

Mr. Robert Avery (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

Ms. Ruby Mae Harris (GREENSBORO, Ga.)

Overtime

Area Announcements

Semifinalists set to go for the Gold

Bowling league strikes chord with youth

Overtime

Overtime
In Kingston, R.I., after recording wins in seven straight tournaments, USC Aiken finished third at the Adams Cup of Newport on Tuesday.

Area Announcements
Note: Announcements for participatory events must be written, delivered, mailed or faxed to The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928, with a return address and phone number.

Semifinalists set to go for the Gold
AIKEN - Four teams remain alive in the chase for the U.S. Polo Association's Gold Cup, but only two will remain in contention after today's semifinal games.

Overtime
Augusta's Laura Coble led the Georgia team to victory in the Women's USGA State Championship while Aiken's Alex Hamilton helped South Carolina finish second in the men's division.

Area Announcements
Note: Announcements for participatory events must be written, delivered, mailed or faxed to The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928, with a return address and phone number.

Overtime
In Kingston, R.I., after recording wins in seven straight tournaments, USC Aiken finished third at the Adams Cup of Newport on Tuesday.

Semifinalists set to go for the Gold
AIKEN - Four teams remain alive in the chase for the U.S. Polo Association's Gold Cup, but only two will remain in contention after today's semifinal games.

Overtime
Augusta's Laura Coble led the Georgia team to victory in the Women's USGA State Championship while Aiken's Alex Hamilton helped South Carolina finish second in the men's division.

Bowling league strikes chord with youth
A surprising change has occurred in the Young American Bowlers Alliance in the Augusta area.

Bowling league strikes chord with youth
A surprising change has occurred in the Young American Bowlers Alliance in the Augusta area.

Aikman and Staubach make first hire
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hall of Fame Racing made its first hire Tuesday when it tabbed Philippe Lopez to build the NASCAR team owned by former Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks Roger Staubach and Troy Aikman.

Peppers still looking for first sack
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Julius Peppers' teammates predicted this would be the season he'd challenge the NFL's sacks record. If he's going to do it, Peppers better get moving.

There's no way to slow Williamson
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Tice has been trying to take it slow with wide receiver Troy Williamson, the former Silver Bluff and South Carolina star.

Rookies making an early impact
Ronnie Brown and Carnell "Cadillac" Williams are helping to prove a fantasy football warning wrong. They're showing that rookies can make a difference.

Aikman and Staubach make first hire
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hall of Fame Racing made its first hire Tuesday when it tabbed Philippe Lopez to build the NASCAR team owned by former Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks Roger Staubach and Troy Aikman.

There's no way to slow Williamson
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Tice has been trying to take it slow with wide receiver Troy Williamson, the former Silver Bluff and South Carolina star.

Rookies making an early impact
Ronnie Brown and Carnell "Cadillac" Williams are helping to prove a fantasy football warning wrong. They're showing that rookies can make a difference.

Peppers still looking for first sack
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Julius Peppers' teammates predicted this would be the season he'd challenge the NFL's sacks record. If he's going to do it, Peppers better get moving.

Soundtrack's stars promise Reel good time at Minifest

Soundtrack's stars promise Reel good time at Minifest
How would you like to sit in a darkened movie theater waiting to hear your voice on the screen but not knowing exactly what part of the movie it's going to be?

Soundtrack's stars promise Reel good time at Minifest
How would you like to sit in a darkened movie theater waiting to hear your voice on the screen but not knowing exactly what part of the movie it's going to be?

Writer's craft explained to River Ridge pupils
Grave-robbing had never before entered the language arts lesson plans of River Ridge Elementary School pupils.

Fort Discovery party kicks off fundraising campaign
Susan Still Kilrain knows the importance of math and science education.

Around town
THE SWANEE QUINTET WITH LEE WILLIAMS: 5 p.m. Sunday, Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; $26 day of show, $21 advance, $8 day of show for ages 6-12; augustaciviccenter.com, 722-3521.

Reunions
Butler High School 1980: Seeking classmates for a 25-year reunion Friday-Saturday; contact Jan Griesel Williams, 860-2725 or bhs80reunion@yahoo.com

Events
FORT DISCOVERY HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

Library events
BOARD MEETING: The Augusta-Richmond County Library Board will meet at the Main Library from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17.

Recycling centers
- To raise money to assist burn victims, the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation has aluminum-can recycling trailers in the following locations: Kimberly-Clark, Belvedere fire station at 204 Hampton Ave., Beech Island fire station, two Aiken County Department of Public Safety fire stations and the Graniteville fire station. Call 650-2876.

Events
FORT DISCOVERY HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

Reunions
Butler High School 1980: Seeking classmates for a 25-year reunion Friday-Saturday; contact Jan Griesel Williams, 860-2725 or bhs80reunion@yahoo.com

This week
LELAVISION LYCEUM SERIES AT AUGUSTA STATE UNIVERSITY: 7 p.m. Thursday; Grover C. Maxwell Performing Art Theater, 2500 Walton Way; Lelavision; free with valid student ID: 737-1609

This week
LELAVISION LYCEUM SERIES AT AUGUSTA STATE UNIVERSITY: 7 p.m. Thursday; Grover C. Maxwell Performing Art Theater, 2500 Walton Way; Lelavision; free with valid student ID: 737-1609

Around town
THE SWANEE QUINTET WITH LEE WILLIAMS: 5 p.m. Sunday, Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; $26 day of show, $21 advance, $8 day of show for ages 6-12; augustaciviccenter.com, 722-3521.

Ranks of World War II veterans are being thinned significantly
Time is taking a heavy toll of World War II veterans.

For the record
Sentencings, indictments, paroles, marriage licenses and divorces.

For the record
Sentencings, indictments, paroles, marriage licenses and divorces.

Pet of the week
Poppy, a 2-year-old female terrier mix, is available for adoption through Molly's Militia.

Pet of the week
Poppy, a 2-year-old female terrier mix, is available for adoption through Molly's Militia.

Across the river
WATERCOLOR TRAVELING EXHIBIT: 3:30-5:30 p.m. today; Barnwell County Museum, Hagood and Marlboro avenues, Barnwell, S.C.; 259-1916

Georgia bands cross river for competition
Marching band competitions take on different meanings, depending on which side of the Savannah River you are on.

Writer's craft explained to River Ridge pupils
Grave-robbing had never before entered the language arts lesson plans of River Ridge Elementary School pupils.

ASU library plans tribute to organist
Reese Library at Augusta State University will honor one of the city's early-20th century musicians, J. Louis Sayre, with a tribute at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday on the library's second floor

Fort Discovery party kicks off fundraising campaign
Susan Still Kilrain knows the importance of math and science education.

Children are a big part of horse show
Lisa Jerett has been a part of the Greater Augusta Horse Show benefit for many years.

Ranks of World War II veterans are being thinned significantly
Time is taking a heavy toll of World War II veterans.

Library events
BOARD MEETING: The Augusta-Richmond County Library Board will meet at the Main Library from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17.

ASU library plans tribute to organist
Reese Library at Augusta State University will honor one of the city's early-20th century musicians, J. Louis Sayre, with a tribute at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday on the library's second floor

Forest Estates residents have a sense of security
With the busy thoroughfares of Gordon Highway, Bobby Jones Expressway and Wrightsboro Road not far from Forest Estates, quiet would seem to be the last adjective used to describe the community.

Lunch menu
Richmond County school lunch menu

Benefit will help soup kitchen expansion
The line begins forming well before 11 a.m. With space for about 40 people, the dining room in the Masters Table Soup Kitchen fills quickly.

Georgia bands cross river for competition
Marching band competitions take on different meanings, depending on which side of the Savannah River you are on.

Milestones
Brooke Fredda Newman, daughter of Brian and Joy Newman, of Augusta, has participated in the White Coat Ceremony at Mercer University's School of Medicine.

Benefit will help soup kitchen expansion
The line begins forming well before 11 a.m. With space for about 40 people, the dining room in the Masters Table Soup Kitchen fills quickly.

Across the river
WATERCOLOR TRAVELING EXHIBIT: 3:30-5:30 p.m. today; Barnwell County Museum, Hagood and Marlboro avenues, Barnwell, S.C.; 259-1916

Lunch menu
Richmond County school lunch menu

Recycling centers
- To raise money to assist burn victims, the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation has aluminum-can recycling trailers in the following locations: Kimberly-Clark, Belvedere fire station at 204 Hampton Ave., Beech Island fire station, two Aiken County Department of Public Safety fire stations and the Graniteville fire station. Call 650-2876.

Milestones
Brooke Fredda Newman, daughter of Brian and Joy Newman, of Augusta, has participated in the White Coat Ceremony at Mercer University's School of Medicine.

Children are a big part of horse show
Lisa Jerett has been a part of the Greater Augusta Horse Show benefit for many years.

Around the block
Children's Week will be celebrated Friday through Wednesday, beginning at 10:15 a.m. Friday at Jessye Norman Amphitheater. Activities and entertainment for foster-care children and their families will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday at Bernie Ward Community Center, 1941 Lumpkin Road.

Forest Estates residents have a sense of security
With the busy thoroughfares of Gordon Highway, Bobby Jones Expressway and Wrightsboro Road not far from Forest Estates, quiet would seem to be the last adjective used to describe the community.

Around the block
Children's Week will be celebrated Friday through Wednesday, beginning at 10:15 a.m. Friday at Jessye Norman Amphitheater. Activities and entertainment for foster-care children and their families will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday at Bernie Ward Community Center, 1941 Lumpkin Road.

ASU library plans tribute to organist

Library events

This week

Forest Estates residents have a sense of security

Across the river

Reunions

Children are a big part of horse show

Around the block

Benefit will help soup kitchen expansion

Events

Lunch menu

Georgia bands cross river for competition

Around town

Pet of the week

Recycling centers

Fort Discovery party kicks off fundraising campaign

Writer's craft explained to River Ridge pupils

Milestones

Ranks of World War II veterans are being thinned significantly

For the record

Sometimes comics can make dramatic statements in films

New York Times acknowledges no Geraldo Rivera 'nudge' visible

Gabrielle Union returns to TV in 'Night Stalker'
PASADENA, Calif. -OK, so she hasn't had the greatest track record with TV remakes.

New York Times acknowledges no Geraldo Rivera 'nudge' visible
NEW YORK - The New York Times acknowledged Tuesday that Geraldo Rivera didn't nudge aside a Hurricane Katrina rescue worker on TV, and although Rivera called the statement "grudging and ungracious," he considered the case closed.

ABC, CBS lead first week of new TV season
NEW YORK - Viewers flocked to old favorites "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "Desperate Housewives" and tried out new fare "My Name is Earl" and "Everybody Hates Chris" in the first week of television's new season.

ABC, CBS lead first week of new TV season

New York Times acknowledges no Geraldo Rivera 'nudge' visible
NEW YORK - The New York Times acknowledged Tuesday that Geraldo Rivera didn't nudge aside a Hurricane Katrina rescue worker on TV, and although Rivera called the statement "grudging and ungracious," he considered the case closed.

Gabrielle Union returns to TV in 'Night Stalker'

Gabrielle Union returns to TV in 'Night Stalker'
PASADENA, Calif. -OK, so she hasn't had the greatest track record with TV remakes.

ABC, CBS lead first week of new TV season
NEW YORK - Viewers flocked to old favorites "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "Desperate Housewives" and tried out new fare "My Name is Earl" and "Everybody Hates Chris" in the first week of television's new season.

Club calendar

Donald Trump's new wife is pregnant

The Liquid Life: Polo Tavern at Hotel Aiken

Baby girl for Garner and Affleck?

Spotted

People in the News

Applause calendar

Chef cooks up new Aiken restaurant

What's For Lunch: Thai Jong

People in the News

Report: Jennifer Jason Leigh marries film director

Sims rejoins Bulldogs during off week

Sims rejoins Bulldogs during off week
ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia safety Antonio Sims returned to practice Tuesday, recovered from a broken leg and hoping to show that he can play in a crucial game against Tennessee.

Sims rejoins Bulldogs during off week
ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia safety Antonio Sims returned to practice Tuesday, recovered from a broken leg and hoping to show that he can play in a crucial game against Tennessee.

Sometimes comics can make dramatic statements in films
Comedians who attempt the shift from stage to screen are not always funny.

Sometimes comics can make dramatic statements in films
Comedians who attempt the shift from stage to screen are not always funny.

South Carolina names Griffin women's assistant
COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina has named Ken Griffin, a former scouting director at a recruiting service, assistant women's basketball coach, the university said Tuesday.

Spurrier takes different offense to Auburn
COLUMBIA, S.C. - So much for South Carolina's Cock-n-fire offense.

Spurrier takes different offense to Auburn

Spurrier takes different offense to Auburn
COLUMBIA, S.C. - So much for South Carolina's Cock-n-fire offense.

South Carolina names Griffin women's assistant
COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina has named Ken Griffin, a former scouting director at a recruiting service, assistant women's basketball coach, the university said Tuesday.

South Carolina names Griffin women's assistant

Couple ushers in new baby with pair of aces
Chris Thatcher didn't let much time pass before he duplicated his wife's feat at Cedar Creek Golf Club, though his was less challenging.

Couple ushers in new baby with pair of aces
Chris Thatcher didn't let much time pass before he duplicated his wife's feat at Cedar Creek Golf Club, though his was less challenging.

Around the block

Recycling centers

Fort Discovery allows adults opportunity to enjoy exhibits

This week

Pet of the week

Lunch menu

Polo field survives development threats

Marching bands compete for best notes

Sanford pays visit to area to hear what public wants

Area adult literacy sites

Events

Making hay the old way

Reunions

Across the river

'Cinderella' brings out kid in everyone