Merger makes health care giant

Augusta continues to grow

Plans announced for bank

Businesses seek tie-ins to Viagra

TV commercials giving viewers an earful

Companies play sports game

Additional business news

Excel to add Aiken operation

Hewlett-Packard files suit

ABC News head steps down

Economy advances rapidly but downhill slide forecast

Additional business news

Changed hotel reopens soon

MCI raising rates to pay subsidies

Yeltsin to punish tax fraud

Letter carriers' food-drive donations drop

Curbside recycling may return to city

House church an alternative

Man faces air-quality indictment

End of an era

Onion growers get time

University sees occupancy rate hurting profits

Additional area news

Fatal highway accident claims three men's lives

Postcard contest underway

Court to consider sentence

County GOP candidates to meet party faithful

Hanging on -- very tightly

City says 'goodbye' to sister

Plans for class sizes debated

Mother accused of abuse

Giant hog farm on hold until fall

Silent reading

Lawsuit in death to begin

State may use budget from last fiscal year

Association wants to use grant to repair homes

Officials planning pipeline

Lawmakers objecting to spending plan

Mosquitoes bugging residents

Manager admits polluting

Augusta bans outdoor watering

Friendly squeeze shared while signing yearbooks

Area's rainfall below average for this month

Art used to teach heritage

Candidate pushes more job training

Columbia County starting water-use schedule

Authorities take suspect into custody

Principal moves into new station

State alleges workers cheated disabled clients

Proposal offered for new hotel

Sheriff would name review board

No rest areas to close

Goldwater had Southern impact

Additional area news

Check reveals many still don't use seat belts

Couple revives old carriages

Police say student tried to build earlier bomb

Teachers appeal charge of helping students cheat

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Says Memorial Day for all our fallen 052998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Admires couple for `doing it God's way' 052998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Crack down - `joke' or not 053098 - The Augusta Chronicle

None dare call it treason 053098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Warns of leaderswith `deaf ears' 053098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Overtime: Mohammed confirms move to turn pro

Guzman stops Greensboro's rally

Kournikova wows 'em at French Open

College World Series: Florida State hitters taking aim

Stottleymyre in throwback mode

Overtime: Hoops team has worst GPA at South Carolina

Martinez doesn't get historic win

Indiana facing seeds of self-doubt

Sikes signs to play at USC Aiken

NFL notes: Football league still in works

NCAA notes: Howell has shot at Palmer Cup team

Davis gets two-year scholarship

Howell, Engler in same group for final round

Jackets lose two to Bats

Ex-Lincoln star puts up his dukes

Fishing tournament news

Fishing report: Anglers are catching bass

Memorial: Four share lead

Baseball roundup: Rodriguez hits 20th in win

ASU out of golf tourney

Couples, Mattiace share lead at Memorial

Few flaws on this N. Y. Yankee team

Sports council honors area high school stars

Defending champ ousted at French

Silver Panthers tryouts today

Slow play is easy way to get tempers flaring

Cubs top Braves in 11

Mariners seeking trade for Johnson

Buck takes daring walk on wild side

Roddick advances with win in quarters

Red Wings clip Dallas in Game 3

Error-prone Seminoles fall

Roddick earns spot in quarters with win

Baseball roundup: Johnson keys M's to win

Braves notes: Schuerholz happy with start

Ref sentenced for false return

Malone, Jazz find different ways to keep busy

Wallace now a concrete fan

Tigers' Clackum signs with Marlins

Pacers win; 7th game set

SAL all-stars selected

Legion Post 26 expects pitching to be key in '98

NCAA notes: Augusta native helps Bulldogs land talent

Miniature garden yields large rewards

Choral society to bring Broadway to riverfront

Services will honor high school graduates

Church bulletin

Video releases

Annual prayer service to bring churches together

Cucumbers offer summer savor

Nation of Islam not truly Muslim

Issues of faith becoming stronger in the political arena

A reporter with a godly side

Concert connection

Protest grows over cancellation of play depicting gay Christ-like figure

Knowing the signs can help gardeners stave off damage

Understanding Muhammad essential to Islam

Artist thinks big -- and it shows

Prison ministry evolved from Spanish retreat

Scientists are exploring the ways spiritual activity affects the mind

Selflessness is measure of greatness

Pope: Evolution not enough to explain mankind's origins

Garden calendar

Sharing God's time

Landscaping can be environmentally friendly

Islam found in roots of Renaissance

Recent movie releases

Big-bang theory no longer valid

`Hope Floats' on the surface of real emotions

Schedule of summer movies

Club calendar

A menu's unnecessary at the 7-Star Buffet

Griffith's gospel career going strong

Artisans will decorate Riverwalk with crafts

Ceremony will honor veterans

MCI seilling Internet assets

Expect benefits from pregancy website

In Microsoft case, government asks 'What if?'

Report: First planet outside solar system spotted

Former astronaut: Mir a `disaster waiting to happen'

Search the web and ye shall find ... generally

British study indicates left-handers don't die earlier

AOL, states settle pricing issues

Microsoft donates $100,000 to GOP

Microsoft says its software prices fall

Small is suddenly big in video games

Antitrust case may hit Intel

Russia lacks cash to run Mir through 1999

Government drawing up antitrust suit against Intel Corp.

Microsoft donates $100,000 to GOP

Former CompuServe executive convicted in Germany