Business briefs

Economy aids stock market

Eleven nations to discuss `euro' currency

Pepsi's top marketing officer quits

Bonds rally as low inflation erase fears of rate hike

United, Delta reach agreement on global alliance

Arts community could fuel downtown growth

Money funds fell in latest week

CNN Headline News cutting 70 jobs

Circulation up slightly at nation's biggest newspapers

Lego looks to soar with 'Star Wars'

IRS chief testifies at hearings

Philip Morris chief attacks tobacco bill

U.S. savings bond rates decline

Popularity of Beetles creating black market

Retiring after eight years on the job

Carriers may grow from one

Lawsuit won't be dropped

Efficiency meeting gets little interest

College hospital unveiled

Facility mending old ways

School's artwork blasted

Man dies after shooting during routine traffic stop

Judge reunites family

South Georgia to see new area code

Demonstrating new boat for fire safety

Singers perform song dedicated to slain teacher

Local and area briefs

Scoutfest may draw 5,000

Savannah Rapids Pavilion marks five years

Officials disputing state law

Spring swing

Police come across complex pot farm

Edgefield courthouse rededication Sunday

CSX to rehire car inspectors laid off in '97

Candidacy gets mixed reaction

President, students clash about firings

Tire plant brings promise

Additional area news

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Greenville zoning board tries to end prayer dispute

Bridgestone-Firestone to dedicate factory

Gravel suspect says charges selective

May time for kids, birthdays

Man on probation for fraud indicted

New painting program teaches youths a trade

Funding will keep Spanish

Railroad promises to cut down delays

Georgia lottery drawings held

Millner, Langford qualify for governor's race

Board axes its leader

Wagon train teaches life lessons

Woman in battle for custody

Fire aftermath

Witness to seek parole

Action on dues sought

Race crowded for lieutenant governor spot

Death in burning trailer not an accident, GBI says

Lawyer seeking federal probe of police

Ga. Regents: Be consistent 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wishes smokers respected others 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Tobacco clout is zilch 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rips Rob Mueller 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Muses that `mentality' went North 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits Hale St. site 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs Georgia `starvation' remark 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts language in Mueller piece 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds tribute 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says immoral land will lose freedom 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Jane Fonda 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes eatery got two '100' ratings 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps `Hanoi Jane,' labor unions 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends 'astute businessman' Morris 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Kickboxing takes off! 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

MCG milestone 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Touts McElmurray for probate judge 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

DOE: Obey the law 050198 - The Augusta Chronicle

The McClure verdict 050298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Fishing tournament results

Martin looks forward to IROC test

Derby notes: Lukas gets famous visitors

Braves still patient with Andruw

Masters chief to retire

Williams will stay close to home

Braves still patient with Andruw

Hawks still on NBA `bubble'

Janzen, Forsman share 36-hole lead at Houston

Umpires' decision debated

Late pitching change pays off for Midland Valley

Lakeside shortstop to start in playoff game despite jaw injury

As jury deliberates, college officials uneasy

Baffert confident about Indian Charlie

Hornets put sting on Hawks

Wrestling real for those who believe

Hurst, Coe-Jones make it look easy in Titleholders

Neagle gets shutout win vs. Giants

Braves take out Giants

Hawks' Henderson named most improved

GreenJackets win 5th straight

Falcons' Bennett starts jail term

Golfer makes two holes in one in an 18-hole round

Hephzibah track team unbeaten

Aiken has no stake in Derby

Butler's Brown to attend Auburn

Blazers' No. 1 priority: signing Stoudamire

Prep sports roundup

Women surging into sports since Title IX

Stephens retiring as Augusta National chairman

Overtime: Keeper Hill victorious in Kentucky Oaks

Triad stadium support growing

It's an interesting Derby cast

Minority College Championship grows with PGA's help

Baseball roundup: Pirates edge Dodgers

For once, next year looks good in Cleveland

Pace runs past Aquinas in girls soccer

Is belonging to Clemson's IPTAY a black-and-white issue?

Minister delivers message to those who deliver

Don't dwell on catalog-perfect pictures to enjoy fruits of labor

Composer gave early hints of creative bent

Pageantry welcomes bishop coadjutor

Seminaries advised to offer 'job fairs' to attract students

Network newsmagazines schedule interviews with network stars

Java Hut brews to go

Duck derby

Garden calendar

'Susannah' performance dramatically powerful

Downtown Atlanta to hum with music

Video reviews

Ukrainian update upsets church

Club calendar

Churches to observe National Prayer Day

Country starlet's no softy

Lewis Family stays home for bluegrass festival

Bishops issue statement against gay marriages

Strawberry farms can satisfy the yearning for fresh fruit

Churches put ZIP into helping poor, elderly

New quarterly offers sermons, writings of black clergy

Missionary's journey touches many lives

Applause calendar

Broadway could see play about gay Jesus-like figure

Church bulletin

God's word can satisfy our hunger and thirst

Catholic group angered at Fox depiction

`He Got Game' has got message

Shuttle's veterinarian spares rat's life

Doctors remove, reimplant heart

Mir astronaut unfazed by delayed homecoming

House panel considers measures to protect children

Windows 98 delay fought

Microsoft, retailers try to blunt move to block Windows 98

Report: Internet helps spread anti-Semitic propaganda

Hughes using moon's gravity to recover stranded satellite

FDA approves promising pill for advanced breast cancer

NASA vetoes extra day in space

Judge sets bail at $100,000 in Internet confession case

Man charged with murdering daughter after Internet confession

Executives urge Justice not to block Windows 98 release

Pentagon awards $1.6 billion contract on missile defense research

Stargazers set new record for most distant object sighting

Researchers find out how anthrax kills

Internet takes the forefront in medication debate