Consumer prices, retail sales record modest increases

Justice clears WorldCom-MCI merger

Charity targeted by probe

Worker stress costing millions

FamilyPlus to sell customer contracts

Additional business news

GM second-quarter earnings plummet

Kodak profits jump 35 percent in second quarter

Company plans new office

U.S. economy appears headed for sharp slowdown

Russian parliament ducks debate on bailout package

Intel reports 29 percent decline in second-quarter profit

Ameritech, SBC make their case for merger

Dow reaches new high

Union Pacific Railroad: Crises behind them

Russian bailout package now awaits parliament's verdict

Titan joining operation

Company lied on records

Disney scraps plans to launch ESPN West

Waiting to sell watermelons

Local and area briefs

Car may have caused fires

Rollerblading on a summer day

Well-wishers turn out to cheer torch lighting

Signs to help bring justice

Water system may improve for 1999

Judicial attacks denied

Road rage evident in Augusta

Possible rain may give relief

Readers share trip happiness

Additional area news

Handicapped adults rally to show support

Hotel retiree creates garden of scrap items

Money builds, is used

Candidate's business experience doubted

Secretary promises farm aid

Bosnia mission taking toll, Graham says

Yard work

County officials push referendums

Water rules encouraging to residents

Sewage prompts action

State officials unveil new health plan for children

Mother files lawsuit against video poker parlors

Drought ruining farmers

Infighting surrounds state funds

Trial to be offered on television station

Candidates disagree on issue of jail time

Company eyes building facility on post

Mother stakes claim to former Buffalo Room

50th anniversary

Rivals focusing on issues

Panel wants cameras in all patrol cars

Police to fine for calls

Deadline sets back candidate

Mrs. Mariam Ray

Mr. Etheridge Faglier

Mrs. Anna Sheppard

Mrs. Elizabeth Blocker

Mrs. Ruth Emeneker

Mr. Cleveland Rains Sr.

Mr. Bela Jobb

Mr. Charles Holt

Mrs. Albirda Rouse

Ms. Eva Baker

Mrs. Agnes Nipper

Mrs. Elizabeth Palmer

Ms. Genevieve King

Mrs. Charlene Andrews

Mrs. Bertha Lynch

Mrs. Ethel Meadows

Mrs. Elizabeth Rowe

Richard Wilson III

Mrs. Joyce Ledford

Mr. Jack Fitzgerald

Mrs. Linda Creech

Mrs. Nancy Van Popering

Mr. Leon Bennett

Mr. Quinton Marshall

Mrs. Margaret Partin

Mrs. Mary Beasley

Mrs. Edna Hill

Mrs. Gertrude Jones

Primary endorsement: Watkins for State Court 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praise able Probate Court candidate 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Finds 'Chronicle' editorial vindicated 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urge votes for Jolles in court race 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Birth rate hope 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sides with family values in judicial race 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Favors Spears in Columbia Co. race 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rebuts charges in 'scurrilous' letter 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants Plunket for probate judge 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes enthusiasm in Ga. House race 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Submits questions about water crisis 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants to bring back Smokey Bear 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

New Augusta senator? 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praise colleague's work, public service 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports 'true friend of CSRA youth' 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Prefers experience in Columbia Co. race 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

'Sets record straight' on Dist. 114 race 071698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Recommends Watkins in judicial race 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Baseball roundup: Karl recovers, gets victory

British Open notes: Equipment sponsor forces Hoch to play

Cremins puts to much faith in his recruits

Braves clubhouse a haven for players

Galarraga helps hammer Mets

Duo a force at Peach Jam

Foreman vs. Holmes: The mirror has two paunches

Talladega hopes to tap into fan base returning to Daytona

Galarraga hits two homers in win

Jackets top SandGnats 10-7

Nike Peach Jam will return next year

Atlanta gets win

West given 3 more years to prove self

Furniss gets promotion

Royal Birkdale's winds often bring quick answers

It's back to majors for closer Wohlers

Braves notes: Chipper's bat gaining respect

French come close in Tour

Some Peach Jam players may be NBA bound

Brown hoping to do well in Guaranty Classic

Childers brothers find their way back together

Overtime: Georgia Games kick off today

An apologetic Albert rehired

Cooperstown man attempts to change RBI record

Edwards has eye on two sports

Sand Gnats swarm Jackets

Cremins: Wave of transfers related to academics

David Pearson shows people around Darlington Raceway

Rising stars try to make their mark at British Open

Peach Jam final is set

Gamecock quarterback says he's ready to run

Holyfield might fight Akinwande in August

Pak stirs memories for Nancy Lopez

Braaksma planning to return to '99 race

Wimbledon winner wants more majors

Peach Jam notes 071598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Writers offer dumping strategies for cowardly women

Madonna, Garbage head MTV video nominations

Cool off from heat with an after-dinner Smoothie

DMV must issue 'HIV [filtered word]' plate to man with AIDS

Lilith's Leader

Health calendar

Letterman show bounced from the air over ticket dispute

Japanese collectors begin to unload bubble-era art

Spreading their wings

Sensitive samurai: Japanese men trade swords for hankies

Chowder lends subtlety to a meal

Georgia among six states named 'beach bums' in annual survey

Hope for seniors when sleep won't come

Senate Republicans draft health care legislation

Doctors looking for secrets of centenarians success

PBS' 'Masterpiece Theatre' to add American dramas

Small portions

Policy ensures sickest patients receive first available organs

Web site open to water woes

Edison's work to be preserved

GAO says missile defense unlikely on schedule

County trying to avoid 2000 glitch

Congress agrees on plan to save tropical forests

Coming in for a downloading

Bleeding ulcers often cause of false alarms

Russian czars remembered with website

NASA to coordinate detection, tracking of asteroids, comets

States challenge federal policy on donated organs

Clinton: 'Gaping holes' in Year 2000 plan

S.C. licensing division upgrading computer system

Researchers may have found link between typhoid, cystic fibrosis

Gore blames global warming for record temperatures