Program loses two partners

Merck drags down drug stocks

Fast-food giant reveals detail of charges, layoffs at headquarters

'Healing' margarine headed to U.S.

Russia pledges tougher tax collection to win new IMF loan

Business briefs

For this Year 2000 problem, call a sign painter

Russia pushes ahead with austerity program

Knology to provide digital service

Judge orders arbitration for GM, UAW

SunTrust office gains despite higher costs

Flue-cured markets open amid uncertainty

Pepsi to buy Tropicana Seagram for $3.3 billion

Union says Saturn partnership is a lie

Aiken ZEUS plant opening

Business briefs

Fed inflation-wary despite slowdown in economy

SunTrust buying Crestar bank for $8.4 billion

Viagra sales taper off

District 2 seat goes to Spears

Poll worker makes plans for counting

Violators of water restrictions could face fine

Raise request denied

Local and area briefs

Augusta's tax rates unchanged

Thurmond leads in labor commissioner race

Greer wins agriculture primary

Postcard madness continues

Judges miss deadline for appeal

One-hour restriction repealed

Walking the line

Report: Pentagon housing plan will save less than expected

Unknowns battle for 10th congressional seat

Additional area news

Boswell takes early lead in Attorney General primary

Residents seeking sources of water for their lawns

Schrenko keeps seat in primary

Richmond Co. probate judge runoff in August

One PSC race over, one close

Poll worker makes plans for counting

Coles leading early in Senate primary

Hopefuls make final pitches

Millner leads in GOP primary

Hopefuls make final pitches

Williams returns to legislature

Wheale, Watkins win in judgeship races

Former Gingrich aid wins

Lawyers headed for runoff

Police chief joins state hall of fame

Mrs. Marguerite Nachman

Mrs. Sonja Wist

Mr. Haskell Lowe

Mrs. Thelma Franks

Mrs. Winnell Fowler

Mr. George Kirkland

Mrs. Judith Granstrom

Mrs. Barbara Boyle

Mrs. Gwendolyn Baston

Mr. King Johnson III

Mr. James Smith Sr.

Mrs. Angelyn DeLoach

Mrs. Anna Thompson

Mr. Frank Ellis

Mr. Terry McDonald

Mr. Elmer Patrick

Mr. Joseph Paige

Mr. Michael Moore

Mr. Csaba Papp

Mr. Ralph Sifre

Mr. James Glisson

Mrs. Norma McDaniel

Mrs. Barbara Boyle

Mrs. Joan Harmon

Ms. Gladys Turner

Mr. Herman Gartrell

Mr. Gerney Willis

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Informative water meeting 072198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Cleveland grounds crew goes swinging in the rain

Tar Heels push Bly for Heisman

Cubs rip Neagle in 11-4 route

NBA talks continue

NFL notes: Manning's agent gets down to business

Haughty ACC on pedestal in its own mind

Mountain man: Ullrich takes Tour de France lead

Post 26 getting by without star

Seminoles stay dominant in ACC

Condition of Dolphins' Wheeler upgraded

NBA and union: Let's talk

This could be cinderella year for Wake Forest

Wagner just happy to be back

Inexperience meaningless for `Noles QB

Local NFL official honored

Reeves, Falcons set to improve on 1997

A Rose blooms in English soil

Griffey hits AL-leading 40th home run

O'Brien wins Goodwill decathlon

Belarus' Ivankov takes men's gold

Graffanino finally accepts dad's tip

Woods, Cubs outdo Maddux to get victory

One pint at a time

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

'Ulysses' heads list of 100 best novels this century

Children more at risk of being bitten by dog

Cruise ship smoke obscures industry safety record

It's a boy for actress Jodie Foster

Summer of near-blockbusters isn't all good news for studios

Fox kicking off its fall season in August with two new sitcoms

Newsmagazines continue their summer success

National Trust opens Paul McCartney's boyhood home to the public

Lively chicken Flamenco Fajitas are full of flavor

Can this marriage be saved

Senior calendar

Keeping your cool

When lighting strikes

Champion wine-sniffer isn't your father's sommelier

Emmy ceremony will be no-host, four-hour affair

Audio best

In an instant

Xtreme style

Xtreme advice

Sulfide chimneys ooze with underwater life forms

National Geographic makes 3-D splash

Motorola, AMD announce technology agreement

Study: Radioactive idodine treament does not affect cancer deaths

Point-and-click to create a Web page

FTC sets privacy deadline for Internet businesses

Web site abandoned after newspaper files lawsuit

No need for Viagra with garlic website

Ballmer named Microsoft president

Study: Differences in heart-risk traits not explained by socioeconomics