FedEx strike to have little impact on economy

Banks: Don't panic because of Y2K

Mortgage rates post first decline in four weeks

States investigate overcharges by Ford lease division

Four more states back tobacco deal

Tobacco settlement eases only one of industry's problems

Supply company bought

Budget gap to go unpaid

Georgia's sales to increase

Banks growing cautious about business lending

Business briefs

New gas provider opening

Labor board rules in favor of ABC lockout

Japanese stocks close sharply higher

Ukraine's president proposes printing more money

Activists to boycott the Gap over timberlands purchase

Housing construction rebounds

Georgia approval expected on tobacco

Business travelers cut back

Plans for golf community

Postal contract talks reach deadline

Authority, chamber mend alliance

Dividends on the decline

Appeals made to save main Russian TV station from bankruptcy

No holiday strike, company and FedEx pilots say

AD has support of trustees in search for coach

Seymour emerges as leader

No regrets for Gamecocks' Wright

Tech aims to share of crown

North Augusta's Watkins thrives at tight end

Eagles earn home contest

Coaches in spotlight for finale

ACC notebook

Harney becomes starting linebacker for Gamecocks

Panthers crushed by Miami

SEC notebook

Eagles earn home contest

Freshmen shooter sparkles for Pacers

Auburn tops Central Florida

Area's men's teams on the road

UCLA wins season opener

Americus ousts No. 3 Jefferson

Hornets start slow but make playoffs

Georgia prep notebook

South Georgia football differs

Blackville-Hilda's season ends in loss to Calhoun Falls

Aiken eliminated from playoffs

Barnwell crushes Swansea

Augusta Christian headed for semis

Trojans turn back Wolfpack

South Carolina prep notes

Mitchell-Baker trounces Washington County

The Comeback Kids

Augusta falls to Grrrowl

Lynx's Bell rung by first-period flurry

Rangers top Kings

Lynx ledger

Canucks blank Avalanche

Predators rally to beat the Blues

Bankruptcy judge hedges at approving Penguins deal

Heroism honored

Video gambling deals Republicans hard hits

Across the area

Reports show plant has history of slow notification

Plan for plant in motion

River Watch extension route sparks concern

Supreme Court: Video poker is legal

Price tag climbs for S.C. Aquarium

Across the area

General Chemical plant release has residents edgy

Poll: Education, gambling issues rate highly

Farmer continues syrupy tradition

Officers' fees in question

Chemical spill concerns school officials

Expert questions: Public and private ventures

Separate trials will be decided in murder case

Man, 77, dies in house blaze

Fire is battled in plant

Steeplechase preparations complete

Man faces sex crime allegations

Plant fire flares up past barrier

Chemical companies bring economic benefits, risks

Latest gas release stirs school location debate

Keep sense of humor in workplace

Richmond County teacher honored

Plant start-up causes alarm

Chemical amount released may be more than reported

Graham urges Democrats to end attacks on Starr

Nicaraguan helps Augusta aid effort

Community associations deter crime

Party members fight recounting vote for Senate

A different drummer

NBA collective bargaining talks to resume

NBA players, owners talking again

McCaffrey, Brown likely to miss Raiders game

Saints getting to quarterbacks at record rate

Simmons feels he was scapegoat for Chiefs problems

Filling in the gaps

Odd word association: Falcons and Super Bowl

Irvin frustrated but happy to trade catches for wins

Saints sack mark very good, but not yet great

Falcons notebook

Broncos hope to get three starters back for Oakland game

Falcons' Buchanan wins player of week

Wolf chimes in on Holmgren's future

Future uncertain as Pats head to Hartford

Fans, officials disappointed in Patriots' decision

Lacy Phillips

Mr. Calvin Rouse

Mrs. Ethel Bright

Mr. Henry Barksdale

Mrs. Lucille Love

Mr. Ike Bailey

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Mr. Fred McCall

Amber Phillips

LaShunda Gross

Mrs. Lucy McMillan

Dr. John Norris

Mr. Vernon Selfridge

Ms. Margaret Peebles

Mrs. Lannie Kennedy

Mrs. Katherine Hart

Mr. Ralph Wilson

Mr. Walter Hammac Sr.

Mr. Floyd Burke

Desmond Drayton

Mrs. Leeiler Mobley

Mrs. Mary Kuhlke

Mrs. Alva Edmunds

Mrs. Estella Dorsey

Mr. Roy Jackson

Mrs. Nellie Williams

Mrs. Nora Roberts

Mrs. Ronnie Barefoot

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

LaPorsha Bussey

Mr. Sumner Marchman

Mrs. Alice Noble

Mr. John Turner

Mrs. Eunice Hardigg

Mrs. Dorothea Barton

Mrs. Susie Chapman

Mrs. Maggie Slaughter

Mrs. Nancy Johnson

Mr. James Young

Mrs. Ann Nelson

Mr. Elroy Bostic

Mrs. Betty Hall

Mr. Jessie McCoy Sr.

Ms. Cleo Kendrick

Ms. Brazene Childs

Mr. Clovis Talton Jr.

Mr. Edward Cain Sr.

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Verna Scott

Miss Amy Braswell

Cites importance of voting in runoff 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises 'the man' 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

No new BRAC! 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments inaction on military benefits 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes Augusta's election opportunity 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Back mayoral candidate with a plan 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes candidate of 'change and growth' 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes mayoral candidate of 'character' 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asks new mayor: 'remember poorest' 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps McIntyre for avoiding debate 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges Young supporters to go to polls 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts mayoral candidates past, present 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Voices preference for Young 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions support of Seitz for Board 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ruminates on Democratic party, mayoral race 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits McIntyre's remark on the poor 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Enduring truth in this folk tale is not hidden 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Observes Young's skills 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Finds 'no fault' with Young 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lee learning to roll with punches

Fishing report: Anglers would welcome colder air

O'Meara wins player of the year

Edmonton beats Stanford for 2001 World Championships

Davies leads LPGA Tour Championship

Spirlea grabs spot in Chase semifinals

Maier falls, Eberharter wins

Sosa overwhelms McGwire for NL MVP award

Gullikson wants Sampras, Agassi to play

Gordon gets fourth quarter Driver of the Year nod

Luyendyk to race Indianapolis 500 one last time

Overtime: Parel tied for fifth place in Oak Pointe Classic

Golf notes: Faldo's 70 helps England take lead

Steinbrenner discusses possible sale with partners

'Cats' needs more substance, a little less Broadway flash

Puppet ministry

Beauty by design

Concert calendar

'JAG' powers CBS to narrow win over NBC

Catholic bishops urge action and votes against abortion

Festival will ring in holidays

Psalms an added treat on Thanksgiving menu

British designers new victims of industrial espionage

Churches share blessings for holiday

Religion briefs: Black churches face financial pinch

Applause calendar

Video watch

Pope's dilemma: How to confront the Inquisition

Ramblin' Rhodes: Country stars hold king of polka in high regard

Church bulletin

'Enemy of the State' takes us on all too believable a trip

Monks, nuns get back to roots with computers

Friendship transcends art in exhibit

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

Gardening calendar

An angel's touch

Tis the season to prepare your garden for winter

Microsoft court hears lesson on power of monopolies

Researchers: China faces increased smoking deaths

FCC proposes requirement to recruit, but not hire, minorities, women

Segment of international space station in orbit

Number of pregnant smokers dropped 26 percent in 1990s

Grapefruit and some drugs do mix

Global warming costs unclear

FCC allows renters to install satellite dishes

Launch of international space station set

Electronic tree

Video computer unveiled

Internet stocks skyrocket

FCC to charge digital broadcasters fee for new pay-TV services

U.S.-Europe sign satellite cooperation deal

X-rays can detect osteoporosis before patients break bones