Credit staying popular

Local bureau tracks credit

Asian woes have dual effects

BellSouth loses fee challenge

The Swoosh is slumping

NASD board gives preliminary approval to merger with Amex

Savings account bill clears early hurdle

Tax preparer implicates police officers in filing scam

Auction house prepares to put disputed Kennedy items on the block

Business briefs

Additional business news

Cooker opens for Augusta diners

Chambers seek unity, leader says

Independent booksellers sue Barnes & Noble, Borders

Expert relates expertise

Agents expect strong spring home sales

Local rehab facility marking 10th year

Woman fights for dream of quiet April wedding

Leaders to match spending with cuts

Weaker arms bill approved

Cotton farmer sees some hope

Baptist students work at ministry, with community

Police review board likely, officials say

State jails get freed from feds

Parental-notification bill spurring controversy

Proceeds from pupils' cookbook benefits shelter

Teacher made toxic gas for suicide, police say

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Georgia lottery drawings held

Staking out

Board awards contract

MCG students meet their Match

County asking for support for library upgrade

Conference targets relations

Suburban areas show big growth

Judge says case must go forward

Holiday's heritage big here

Parole's end might not come

Green, green everywhere

Hordes struggle after floods

Trial set for Townsend

Delegation OKs raise bill

Hearing the roar of the King of the Jungle

Board may raise taxes for schools

Additional area news

Assembly OKs tax rise to set up wildlife fund

Reconstruction-era blacks reclaim spot in history

NAACP pressuring jail director to resign

Refund coming for Augusta in line for about $1.5 million

Pledge support for N.A. sports teams 031998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants water rate hike rescinded 031898 - The Augusta Chronicle

The asteroid scare 031898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says not all incidents white vs. black 031898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes removal of tree at school site 031998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Revising PARCA 031898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Words of wisdom 031998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Still for states' rights 031998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Paine College President Lewis 031998 - The Augusta Chronicle

`No more leapfrogging' 031898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Packers raise $24 million with stock sale

Cox plans to wait on final roster

Knicks run away from 76ers, 100-96

Jackets fall to Penn State in NIT quarterfinals

Overtime: Roberts expected to be named coach

Record number entered in Aiken Steeplechase

Georgia prepared for Vandy

Libel trial of former NFL quarterback Jim Kelly begins

Cremins, Jackets want atonement

Ludlow's bat enough for Evans victory

Drexler will return to alma mater as coach

Braves notes: Smoltz hoping to be back by April 16

Richards lives dream with Ravens

Nebraska edges Furman to win Aiken golf event

Terps should test Arizona

North Augusta passes early region test, 10-5

Minnesota defeats Marquette

On the fringe: Laura Davies shares history with Hagen

Perez longs for more starts

NCAA puts gag order on womens coach

Tiger: Record can be snapped

Georgia pulls away from Wolfpack

Blaylock gets triple-double in Hawks' victory

NCAA bosses show lack of guts

Penders stands by suspension of Axtell

Rookie Irwin 'an excellent talent'

Williams having tough time getting over loss

Fresno president warns team

Aiken Tech shooting for title

Instant replay hot topic among owners

Regatta expected to draw hundreds

Lonon hopes to overcome injuries

Connecticut's hopes rest with freshman

Harrington: Owners want to keep interleague play

Turner arrives quietly

Huskies surprise in NCAA

Rain delays prep tourney

Churchill Downs expands Derby wagering

Aiken Tech falls in first round of tournament

Neagle, Galarraga looking impressive

Ewing hopes to be back for playoffs

Britons consider banning the Bard -- at least for a while

Blackeyes, pork yield nutrition, flavor

Fewer calories and less work make this strudel appetizing

Sacre bleu! A star is lost and a chef is mystified

The supermarket shopper: Register errors are unacceptable

ABC News executive favors pooling of coverage

Elvis, the comeback special -- 1998 style

Cancer drugs may help kids with arthritis

Southwest flavor stored in quick and hearty soup

Working stiff

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Sacre bleu! A star is lost and a chef is mystified

Skating can be social event

Capsules: News and notes from the world of science

Tire company pulls book after workers complain about drawings

Health calendar

Columbia banged, damaged during launch preparations

Lawyer: Punish tobacco companies

Gene found for sudden heart failure

Robot cuts away asbestos

Bill seeks more accountability from Internet hookup program

Report: Microsoft probe broadened

TVA: Alabama, Tennessee reactors will be used for tritium

Transit agency decides against anti-smoking ads

NASA arrests suspected hacker

Apple debuts 15" flat panel display

Condom dispensers required for night spots in Moscow

Top Russian space official criticizes U.S. for space station delays

Nation's hottest, coldest cities listed

Vitamin E reduces prostate cancer risk and death, study says

Agencies unlikely to fix Year 2000 problem

Study: Vitamin D deficiency common among elderly