Banks said to be hooking credit customers while pushing tough bill

Deal to boost value of stock

Power competition could raise prices say consumer groups

Gulp! Government may be looking for you!

Bankruptcy menaces Japan businesses

Weak ruble raises fears

Credit card borrowing down, but spending still strong

GM, UAW leaders differ on whether strike can be settled

Additional business news

Business briefs

Progress reported in GM strike talks

Motorola finds bigger is not always better, looks to reorganize

Apartment giant to buy Merry Land

Cuban minister says economy on track despite sugar woes, U.S. embargo

Inflation bonds introduced

Mixed retail sales in June

Dow Corning agrees to pay $3.2 billion to settle breast implant claims

States' Blue Crosses to merge

Labor protest in Puerto Rico trails off into picketing

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Russia seeks new loans

Local and area briefs

Drug agents could see cut in funding

Cellular phone bill charge goes to improvements on 911

More schools OK'd for merit-pay bonuses

Parties prepare for labor commissioner primaries

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Aiken County jail probe continues

Clinton gives effort a push

Birdhouses fit for feathered royalty

Rezoning vote gets postponed

Farmers losing crops to Georgia droughts

A welcome sight

Report offers some hope for engineering schools

Money coming for locks

Fun in the park

Asbestos warning offered

Party opposes building plans on jail, annex

Augusta isn't only hot place

County has too many voters

Farmers facing drought

Team seeks silicon alternatives

Low primary turnout foreseen

Dispute shuts down auto race track

Trustees' letters explain test failure

Georgia regents approve recruiting plan

Additional area news

Garbage left in building

Water line repairs continue

Area's humane societies divided

Officials reinstate water ban

Thirsty tree

Areas get new water rules

Augusta ranks hottest

Education board fills vacancies

New management gets final approval

Waste transfer ending

Landfill still open despite low revenue

Pipe key to easing ban

Officials reinstate water ban

State trooper retiring after 40 years of service

Pilot survives parachute crash

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Mr. Paul Price

Mr. Eddie Tarver Sr.

Mrs. June Blair

Mrs. Daisy Williams

Mr. James Whaley

Mr. William Jopling Sr.

Ms. Adrenia Garrett

Mr. Troupe Harris Jr.

Ms. Gladys Ficklin

Miss Sue Connor

Mr. Hillard Burgess

Mrs. Annie Powell

Mr. James Perrin

Mr. Larsen Greenway

Mrs. Eloise Washington


Mr. John Martin

Mr. Charles Woody

Kayla Swearingen

Mrs. Mary Adams

Mr. Moses Gibbons

Mrs. Pauline Jackson

Mr. Ben Story

Mrs. Dora Glover

Mr. Billy Hattaway

Mrs. Adell Nelson

Mr. W. Hugh Raley Jr.

Mrs. Annie Gilbert

Mr. Ronald Trussell

Mrs. Gladys Davis-Heggs

Mrs. Mary Westbrook

Mr. H.R. Little Sr.

Mr. Ernest Cook

Mr. Sip Jones Jr.

Mr. Robert Hull

Mrs. Hattie Marshall

Mrs. Mildred Sellers

Mr. Lewis Coleman Sr.

Mr. Moses McGruder

Mr. Earl Hartzler

Miss Sarah Yonce

Mr. Lee Fields Jr.

Mrs. Joan Pritchard

Says politicians, utilities director must go 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

The crazies 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

NRA, Clinton agree? 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts commission over alcohol license 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes GOP 'frontrunner' in House race 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

'An example' 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Prefers a 'common sense' judge 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wonders if 'helpful'candidate is truthful 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks answers to water debacle 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Roy Rogers 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Decries deterioration of Riverwalk 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Where's leadership? Where's the mayor? 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says politicians, utilities department are to blame 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says candidate 'unqualified' for Senate 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Nike Peach Jam schedules play-in games for Saturday

Mize balances parenting with profession

It's McGwire-mania these days

Wohlers remains in Richmond

Struggling Todd Bodine loses ride at ISM Racing

Wohlers remains in Richmond

Burton ready to defend title at Loudon

King is a cool courtroom veteran

Post 26 gets ugly win over St. George

Past, present hoops stars to meet July 18

AL, Coors big winners in Denver

Prep hoops: Peach Jam champs lose trio

Soccer with flair in the World Cup final

Fishing report: Fishing's not so hot on lake

Nicklaus shoots 67 to steal the show

Rahal looks for replacement as 'last ride' nears end

Selig elected commissioner

Braves notes: Cox set to punish tardiness

Tyson must apply personally

Organizers: World Cup security a success despite violence

RedStixx slow down Jackets

Baseball roundup: Yankees beat Devil Rays

DeBerg ready to compete with rookies

Knowledge helps broadcasters

Braves let loose in cage

Overtime: Five names are on list for Bulls' job

Furniss named player of week

'Stixx bats whip Jackets

France slips into World Cup final

Braves bash Marlins

Augustans are 1 back in State Am

Rios and Becker reach quarterfinals

Croats feel they let victory slip away

Horse listener breaks with tradition

New AIDS treatment focusing on immune restoration

Savannah film project adds veterans, newcomers to cast

After shaking up The New Yorker, Tina Brown resigns

Health calendar

Day trips provide lots of family fun

Agents looking for plants for summer heat study

Bands' new releases offer little listening pleasure

Horse listener breaks with tradition

Castor bean plant good for barrier use

Retirement communities raising vitality

This Chicken loves the stage

TV violence is a cause for concern

Hits keep flying for Raven

Concert connection

Mites devastate honeybees

The city's myrtles

Club calendar

Gardening calendar

Movie mini-reviews


Spider Monkey gets the audience swinging

Retirement communities raising vitality

On the cutting edge

Sagebrush has taste of West in heart of South

Scientists affirm inheritance of Jewish priesthood designation

Yahoo beats Wall Street expectations

Start of next Mir mission postponed for 10 days

Ex-doctor fights MS with Web

Mir astronaut still feeling the aches and pains of returning to Earth

Warmer water killing marine life

Quiet please

'Virtual' computer community can be funny

Jobs unveils Apple's strategy, new iMac at MacWorld Expo

Hard road ahead before TV reaches digital future

Failing weather satellite to be replaced

NIH advised to listen more to ordinary people

Not enough evidence about tamoxifen

Hard road ahead before TV reaches digital future

FCC aims to cut Internet congestion

Study: AIDS drug found useful in hepatitis B