Weak ruble raises fears

Credit card borrowing down, but spending still strong

Power competition could raise prices say consumer groups

Gulp! Government may be looking for you!

Mixed retail sales in June

States' Blue Crosses to merge

Additional business news

GM, UAW leaders differ on whether strike can be settled

Inflation bonds introduced

Progress reported in GM strike talks

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

Bankruptcy menaces Japan businesses

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Business briefs

Russia seeks new loans

Apartment giant to buy Merry Land

Deal to boost value of stock

Motorola finds bigger is not always better, looks to reorganize

Labor protest in Puerto Rico trails off into picketing

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

Banks said to be hooking credit customers while pushing tough bill

Local and area briefs

Parties prepare for labor commissioner primaries

New management gets final approval

Water line repairs continue

Area's humane societies divided

Additional area news

Party opposes building plans on jail, annex

Pilot survives parachute crash

Birdhouses fit for feathered royalty

More schools OK'd for merit-pay bonuses

Garbage left in building

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Fun in the park

Clinton gives effort a push

Cellular phone bill charge goes to improvements on 911

Rezoning vote gets postponed

Dispute shuts down auto race track

A welcome sight

County has too many voters

Asbestos warning offered

Areas get new water rules

Augusta isn't only hot place

Officials reinstate water ban

Farmers facing drought

Report offers some hope for engineering schools

Low primary turnout foreseen

Thirsty tree

Trustees' letters explain test failure

Augusta ranks hottest

Farmers losing crops to Georgia droughts

Officials reinstate water ban

Georgia regents approve recruiting plan

Landfill still open despite low revenue

Waste transfer ending

Drug agents could see cut in funding

Pipe key to easing ban

Education board fills vacancies

Money coming for locks

Aiken County jail probe continues

State trooper retiring after 40 years of service

Team seeks silicon alternatives

Mr. W. Hugh Raley Jr.

Miss Sarah Yonce

Mrs. Adell Nelson

Mr. Robert Hull

Mr. Eddie Tarver Sr.

Mr. Ernest Cook

Mr. William Jopling Sr.

Mrs. Mary Westbrook

Mr. James Perrin

Mr. Lee Fields Jr.

MRS. MOROTHEA (DORY) U. PRIESTER (Augusta, GA)

Mr. James Whaley

Mrs. Joan Pritchard

Ms. Gladys Ficklin

Mr. Ben Story

Mr. Moses McGruder

Mr. Troupe Harris Jr.

Mr. Ronald Trussell

Mrs. Gladys Davis-Heggs

Mrs. June Blair

Mr. John Martin

Ms. Adrenia Garrett

Mr. Sip Jones Jr.

Mrs. Dora Glover

Mrs. Hattie Marshall

Mrs. Eloise Washington

Mr. Lewis Coleman Sr.

Kayla Swearingen

Mr. Earl Hartzler

Mr. Moses Gibbons

Mrs. Daisy Williams

Mr. Billy Hattaway

Mr. Charles Woody

Mrs. Mary Adams

Mr. H.R. Little Sr.

Mr. Paul Price

Mr. Larsen Greenway

Mr. Hillard Burgess

Mrs. Annie Powell

Mrs. Pauline Jackson

Mrs. Agnes Lunsford

Miss Sue Connor

Mrs. Mildred Sellers

Mrs. Annie Gilbert

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

Seeks answers to water debacle 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

NRA, Clinton agree? 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Decries deterioration of Riverwalk 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

'An example' 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

The crazies 071098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Roy Rogers 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts commission over alcohol license 070998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Furniss named player of week

Organizers: World Cup security a success despite violence

Prep hoops: Peach Jam champs lose trio

Selig elected commissioner

Augustans are 1 back in State Am

AL, Coors big winners in Denver

Wohlers remains in Richmond

Mize balances parenting with profession

Rahal looks for replacement as 'last ride' nears end

RedStixx slow down Jackets

Overtime: Five names are on list for Bulls' job

Tyson must apply personally

Rios and Becker reach quarterfinals

Post 26 gets ugly win over St. George

Wohlers remains in Richmond

France slips into World Cup final

Past, present hoops stars to meet July 18

Burton ready to defend title at Loudon

Fishing report: Fishing's not so hot on lake

DeBerg ready to compete with rookies

Soccer with flair in the World Cup final

Croats feel they let victory slip away

Baseball roundup: Yankees beat Devil Rays

Struggling Todd Bodine loses ride at ISM Racing

'Stixx bats whip Jackets

King is a cool courtroom veteran

Braves bash Marlins

Knowledge helps broadcasters

Nicklaus shoots 67 to steal the show

It's McGwire-mania these days

Braves let loose in cage

Nike Peach Jam schedules play-in games for Saturday

Braves notes: Cox set to punish tardiness

Hits keep flying for Raven

Agents looking for plants for summer heat study

Health calendar

Day trips provide lots of family fun

Savannah film project adds veterans, newcomers to cast

Mites devastate honeybees

Movie mini-reviews

This Chicken loves the stage

Retirement communities raising vitality

Sagebrush has taste of West in heart of South

Horse listener breaks with tradition

The city's myrtles

Castor bean plant good for barrier use

New AIDS treatment focusing on immune restoration

Club calendar

Pacesetters

Retirement communities raising vitality

Horse listener breaks with tradition

Spider Monkey gets the audience swinging

After shaking up The New Yorker, Tina Brown resigns

Gardening calendar

Bands' new releases offer little listening pleasure

Concert connection

On the cutting edge

TV violence is a cause for concern

Yahoo beats Wall Street expectations

Scientists affirm inheritance of Jewish priesthood designation

NIH advised to listen more to ordinary people

FCC aims to cut Internet congestion

Start of next Mir mission postponed for 10 days

Failing weather satellite to be replaced

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

Not enough evidence about tamoxifen

Study: AIDS drug found useful in hepatitis B

Ex-doctor fights MS with Web

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

Hard road ahead before TV reaches digital future

Warmer water killing marine life