Business briefs

Fixed-rate mortgage rate remains under 7 percent

Consumers keep on spending

Downtown store closing

NationsBank, BankAmerica deal gets green light

Swiss banks agree to $1.25 billion settlement

Martin Color-Fi misses debt payment

Workers shrug off stigma associated with 'dirty jobs'

Martin Color-Fi not able to pay its creditors

Asia, GM strike pound industrial production

A possible silver tax lining for companies

AT&T sets minimum monthly long-distance charge

Georgia importing more milk from other states

Dow down 9.8 percent since July

Dow falls 93 points, giving back Wednesday's gain

Yeltsin calls for emergency parliament session

Banks play key role in economies

Clinton receives economic assurances from Yeltsin

Tobacco liability verdict reversed

Gateway to open branch

Russian Central Bank imposes new restrictions

Brokerage stock jumps on byout rumors

Revitalizing the river

Conrail strikers ordered back to work

Incubator plan underway

Emergency equipment is relocated

Officials ready to meet about wetlands

Governor's flights attacked

Murder suspect pleads guilty

Bush Field rejects Daniel Field request

Across the area

Back to school

County aids with planning

The right one

Indigent defense funds get approval

Board withdraws computer contract

School's back in session

County to consider providing credit cards

Club building contractor dismissed

Back to school

Roadwork ahead

Network eye on school board

House wreck

Indigent Defense Council to decide how to split funds

Todd could boost ex-general for panel

Across the area

Higher fees studied

Records checked at SRS

Murder suspect pleads guilty

Stained-glass Jesus removed

County aids with planning

Traveling has been smooth

Remembrance

Second robbery hits area

Grand jury may hear case within month

Revitalizing the river

Final preparations

Army prepares soldiers to seek new vocations

Juvenile panel wants funds for safety

Todd plans to revoke appointment

Across the area

Cooling money all used

School leader denies findings of EPA report

Mr. John Covington Jr.

Mrs. Lydia Bailey

Mrs. Bertine Humphrey

Hunter Hughes

Mrs. Nellie Oerman

Mr. Lloyd King Sr.

Mr. Julian Adams

Mrs. Evelyn Hood

Mrs. Elizabeth Rogers

Mrs. Remell Washington

Mrs. Annie Lee

Mr. Albert Newton

Mrs. Addie Fullard

Mr. Paul Badonsky

Mrs. Novella Williams

Mr. James E. Brinson

Mrs. Sylvia Bland

Mr. Frank Ellison Sr.

Miss Mary Brigham

Mr. Leland Rawls

Mrs. Frances Stafford

Mr. Elmo Byrd

Mr. Nigel Martin

Mr. Mack Kirby

Mrs. Elizabeth Dunbar

Rev. Alonzo Williams Sr.

Miss Deborah Warthen

Mrs. Rebekah Langley

Mr. William Harbuck

Mr. A.B. Prescott

Mrs. Eleanor Hence

Mrs. Rebecca Smith

Mrs. Jennie Crawford

Mr. Willie Jackson

Mr. Jesse McClelland

Mrs. Birdie Carpenter

Mrs. Elizabeth Jennings

Mr. Raymond Hutchinson

Mrs. Elizabeth Sims

Refutes 'facts' reported on sign issue 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

How much forgiveness are we bound to give? 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes housing for seniors is available 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes Sconyers is official 'in charge' 081498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Open oil reserve to drilling 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Corrects report on Civic Center losses 081498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ruminates on politics and other topics 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges 'forgiveness' for Kelly Flynn, too 081498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rips proponents of Released Time 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Gives view of '56 flag adoption 081498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Shameful Swiss chapter ends 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Disclaims election telephone campaign 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites mistake that destroyed morals 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Reveals 'surprise' in July gas bill 081598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Reno's other cover-up 081498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ex-prep star ready for sophmore season

Kafelnikov, Sampras, Larsson advance

Burton, King take lead in Women's British Open

Astros win seventh straight

Bombers extend Jackets streak

GreenJackets get no break from skid

Dodger blue has faded

NBA players withdraw unfair labor complaint

GreenJackets continue streak

Veteran to make comeback

Singh looking for redemption in PGA

Williams beats Testud in second round

Major lessons for Woods at PGA

Glavine shuts out Padres

Atlanta beats Dodgers 5-2

Cycling federation to crack down on doping

Burton takes lead in Women's British Open

Sampras moves to ATP quarterfinals

College notes: Gamecocks hold final open practice

Putts carry Woods to lead

Golfer has home-course advantage

Fishing report

Bombers extend Jackets streak

Fishing report ---FIX

Fielder's next stop may be Cleveland

Booth is player to beat in U.S. Women's Amateur

PGA notebook

Losing streaks teach players tough lessons

Tyson withdraws N.J. boxing application

Braves notebook: Umpire's report will exonerate Smoltz

Braves notebook: Jones' power numbers are up

Video watch

Blueberry bushes will need attention

Theater to be glen of music

'Stella' not worth a film

Gardening calendar

Price's style right on soulful album

Concert calendar

Fox will try to win viewers with family-friendly fare

Club calendar

Amphitheater to be site of musical worship

Strolling along the arbor

Biggest-ever Catholic festival in Vietnam gets under way

Applause calendar

Health professionals see links between body, spirit

Dancers preserve cultural identities

Church bulletin

Bible study helps inmates

Books of Bible printed pocket-sized

Dining on Snug side of town

For Sierra, three voices are better than one

Bird-attracting gardens help protect plants from insects

Tom Hanks, 'Philadelphia' draw viewers

Old-fashioned cutting garden will keep you in bouquets

Ramblin' Rhodes: The King still has a voice with Ronnie McDowell

Movie notes

Boys and girls follow different paths to adult depression

Experts disagree on health benefit of limiting salt

MUSC expands eye center, research possibilities

Rock scientists teach Creation

Military inoculating against anthrax

Microbes found to have thrived in rock below the sea

Sony video camera offers revealing possibilities

JFK bullet fragments to be tested

Head of school Internet program quits

Apple Computer's futuristic new iMac goes on sale

GeoCities accused of privacy violations

China plans to revise eugenics law, boost genetic research

Steroids used for asthma and allergy relief may slow growth