Mortgage rates post first decline in four weeks

Banks: Don't panic because of Y2K

Ukraine's president proposes printing more money

States investigate overcharges by Ford lease division

Supply company bought

Tobacco settlement eases only one of industry's problems

Georgia's sales to increase

Postal contract talks reach deadline

Business travelers cut back

Budget gap to go unpaid

Plans for golf community

Banks growing cautious about business lending

Housing construction rebounds

New gas provider opening

Appeals made to save main Russian TV station from bankruptcy

Japanese stocks close sharply higher

Dividends on the decline

Georgia approval expected on tobacco

Authority, chamber mend alliance

Four more states back tobacco deal

Activists to boycott the Gap over timberlands purchase

Labor board rules in favor of ABC lockout

No holiday strike, company and FedEx pilots say

FedEx strike to have little impact on economy

Business briefs

Tech aims to share of crown

AD has support of trustees in search for coach

North Augusta's Watkins thrives at tight end

Eagles earn home contest

SEC notebook

ACC notebook

Seymour emerges as leader

Coaches in spotlight for finale

Harney becomes starting linebacker for Gamecocks

No regrets for Gamecocks' Wright

Panthers crushed by Miami

UCLA wins season opener

Auburn tops Central Florida

Eagles earn home contest

Area's men's teams on the road

Freshmen shooter sparkles for Pacers

South Carolina prep notes

Hornets start slow but make playoffs

South Georgia football differs

Trojans turn back Wolfpack

Georgia prep notebook

Mitchell-Baker trounces Washington County

Barnwell crushes Swansea

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

Americus ousts No. 3 Jefferson

Aiken eliminated from playoffs

Augusta Christian headed for semis

The Comeback Kids

Canucks blank Avalanche

Predators rally to beat the Blues

Bankruptcy judge hedges at approving Penguins deal

Augusta falls to Grrrowl

Lynx ledger

Rangers top Kings

Lynx's Bell rung by first-period flurry

Video gambling deals Republicans hard hits

Nicaraguan helps Augusta aid effort

Across the area

Plant fire flares up past barrier

Latest gas release stirs school location debate

Across the area

Man faces sex crime allegations

Party members fight recounting vote for Senate

Fire is battled in plant

Expert questions: Public and private ventures

Officers' fees in question

Separate trials will be decided in murder case

Heroism honored

Poll: Education, gambling issues rate highly

Graham urges Democrats to end attacks on Starr

Richmond County teacher honored

Community associations deter crime

Plan for plant in motion

River Watch extension route sparks concern

Chemical amount released may be more than reported

Chemical spill concerns school officials

General Chemical plant release has residents edgy

Keep sense of humor in workplace

Plant start-up causes alarm

Man, 77, dies in house blaze

Reports show plant has history of slow notification

Supreme Court: Video poker is legal

Steeplechase preparations complete

Price tag climbs for S.C. Aquarium

Farmer continues syrupy tradition

Chemical companies bring economic benefits, risks

A different drummer

NBA collective bargaining talks to resume

NBA players, owners talking again

Wolf chimes in on Holmgren's future

Fans, officials disappointed in Patriots' decision

Simmons feels he was scapegoat for Chiefs problems

Future uncertain as Pats head to Hartford

Saints getting to quarterbacks at record rate

Irvin frustrated but happy to trade catches for wins

Saints sack mark very good, but not yet great

Filling in the gaps

McCaffrey, Brown likely to miss Raiders game

Broncos hope to get three starters back for Oakland game

Odd word association: Falcons and Super Bowl

Falcons notebook

Falcons' Buchanan wins player of week

Mr. Sumner Marchman

Mr. Clovis Talton Jr.

Mrs. Leeiler Mobley

Mr. Edward Cain Sr.

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Mr. Walter Hammac Sr.

Mr. Ralph Wilson

Desmond Drayton

Mrs. Nora Roberts

Mrs. Mary Kuhlke

Mr. James Young

Mrs. Estella Dorsey

Mrs. Nellie Williams

Mr. Roy Jackson

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Miss Amy Braswell

Amber Phillips

Mrs. Lucy McMillan

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Eunice Hardigg

Mr. Floyd Burke

Mrs. Susie Chapman

Mrs. Alva Edmunds

Mrs. Nancy Johnson

Mr. Calvin Rouse

Mr. Henry Barksdale

Mr. Elroy Bostic

Mr. Ike Bailey

LaPorsha Bussey

Mrs. Betty Hall

Mrs. Lannie Kennedy

Ms. Cleo Kendrick

Mrs. Dorothea Barton

Mr. Fred McCall

Mrs. Maggie Slaughter

Dr. John Norris

Mr. Jessie McCoy Sr.

Ms. Margaret Peebles

Ms. Brazene Childs

Mrs. Katherine Hart

Mrs. Lucille Love

Mrs. Ronnie Barefoot

Lacy Phillips

Mrs. Alice Noble

Mrs. Verna Scott

Mr. John Turner

Mrs. Ethel Bright

Mr. Vernon Selfridge

Mrs. Ann Nelson

LaShunda Gross

Back mayoral candidate with a plan 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions support of Seitz for Board 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Observes Young's skills 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Raps McIntyre for avoiding debate 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Laments inaction on military benefits 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Cites importance of voting in runoff 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts mayoral candidates past, present 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Voices preference for Young 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Notes Augusta's election opportunity 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Praises 'the man' 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

No new BRAC! 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Davies leads LPGA Tour Championship

Maier falls, Eberharter wins

Gullikson wants Sampras, Agassi to play

Luyendyk to race Indianapolis 500 one last time

O'Meara wins player of the year

Overtime: Parel tied for fifth place in Oak Pointe Classic

Fishing report: Anglers would welcome colder air

Sosa overwhelms McGwire for NL MVP award

Lee learning to roll with punches

Spirlea grabs spot in Chase semifinals

Golf notes: Faldo's 70 helps England take lead

Gordon gets fourth quarter Driver of the Year nod

Steinbrenner discusses possible sale with partners

Edmonton beats Stanford for 2001 World Championships

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

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

Beauty by design

Church bulletin

Religion briefs: Black churches face financial pinch

Puppet ministry

Concert calendar

Applause calendar

British designers new victims of industrial espionage

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

An angel's touch

Friendship transcends art in exhibit

'JAG' powers CBS to narrow win over NBC

Catholic bishops urge action and votes against abortion

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

Psalms an added treat on Thanksgiving menu

Video watch

Churches share blessings for holiday

Festival will ring in holidays

Pope's dilemma: How to confront the Inquisition

Gardening calendar

Monks, nuns get back to roots with computers

Tis the season to prepare your garden for winter

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

Launch of international space station set

Microsoft court hears lesson on power of monopolies

Global warming costs unclear

Video computer unveiled

Segment of international space station in orbit

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

Grapefruit and some drugs do mix

Number of pregnant smokers dropped 26 percent in 1990s

FCC allows renters to install satellite dishes

Researchers: China faces increased smoking deaths

Internet stocks skyrocket

X-rays can detect osteoporosis before patients break bones

U.S.-Europe sign satellite cooperation deal

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