Four more states back tobacco deal

Dividends on the decline

Housing construction rebounds

Business briefs

FedEx strike to have little impact on economy

Banks: Don't panic because of Y2K

Ukraine's president proposes printing more money

States investigate overcharges by Ford lease division

Georgia's sales to increase

Tobacco settlement eases only one of industry's problems

Business travelers cut back

Postal contract talks reach deadline

Labor board rules in favor of ABC lockout

Budget gap to go unpaid

Georgia approval expected on tobacco

New gas provider opening

Supply company bought

Activists to boycott the Gap over timberlands purchase

Authority, chamber mend alliance

Plans for golf community

Japanese stocks close sharply higher

Mortgage rates post first decline in four weeks

No holiday strike, company and FedEx pilots say

Appeals made to save main Russian TV station from bankruptcy

Banks growing cautious about business lending

AD has support of trustees in search for coach

Panthers crushed by Miami

Eagles earn home contest

Coaches in spotlight for finale

Harney becomes starting linebacker for Gamecocks

Tech aims to share of crown

North Augusta's Watkins thrives at tight end

ACC notebook

No regrets for Gamecocks' Wright

SEC notebook

Seymour emerges as leader

Area's men's teams on the road

UCLA wins season opener

Auburn tops Central Florida

Eagles earn home contest

Freshmen shooter sparkles for Pacers

Mitchell-Baker trounces Washington County

Augusta Christian headed for semis

Aiken eliminated from playoffs

Barnwell crushes Swansea

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

South Georgia football differs

Americus ousts No. 3 Jefferson

South Carolina prep notes

The Comeback Kids

Georgia prep notebook

Trojans turn back Wolfpack

Hornets start slow but make playoffs

Augusta falls to Grrrowl

Canucks blank Avalanche

Rangers top Kings

Lynx ledger

Bankruptcy judge hedges at approving Penguins deal

Predators rally to beat the Blues

Lynx's Bell rung by first-period flurry

Heroism honored

Plant fire flares up past barrier

Across the area

Plant start-up causes alarm

Officers' fees in question

Across the area

Separate trials will be decided in murder case

Latest gas release stirs school location debate

Graham urges Democrats to end attacks on Starr

Price tag climbs for S.C. Aquarium

General Chemical plant release has residents edgy

Farmer continues syrupy tradition

Supreme Court: Video poker is legal

Chemical companies bring economic benefits, risks

Man, 77, dies in house blaze

Party members fight recounting vote for Senate

Reports show plant has history of slow notification

Chemical spill concerns school officials

Community associations deter crime

Poll: Education, gambling issues rate highly

Steeplechase preparations complete

Richmond County teacher honored

Video gambling deals Republicans hard hits

Keep sense of humor in workplace

A different drummer

Plan for plant in motion

Nicaraguan helps Augusta aid effort

Chemical amount released may be more than reported

River Watch extension route sparks concern

Fire is battled in plant

Man faces sex crime allegations

Expert questions: Public and private ventures

NBA collective bargaining talks to resume

NBA players, owners talking again

Saints getting to quarterbacks at record rate

Falcons' Buchanan wins player of week

Filling in the gaps

Broncos hope to get three starters back for Oakland game

McCaffrey, Brown likely to miss Raiders game

Future uncertain as Pats head to Hartford

Falcons notebook

Simmons feels he was scapegoat for Chiefs problems

Irvin frustrated but happy to trade catches for wins

Fans, officials disappointed in Patriots' decision

Saints sack mark very good, but not yet great

Wolf chimes in on Holmgren's future

Odd word association: Falcons and Super Bowl

Mrs. Lannie Kennedy

Ms. Cleo Kendrick

Mrs. Leeiler Mobley

Mr. Clovis Talton Jr.

Mrs. Alva Edmunds

Ms. Margaret Peebles

Mrs. Ethel Bright

Mr. Walter Hammac Sr.

Mrs. Nora Roberts

Desmond Drayton

Mr. John Turner

Mrs. Mary Kuhlke

Mr. Elroy Bostic

Mrs. Estella Dorsey

Mr. Ralph Wilson

Miss Amy Braswell

Mrs. Verna Scott

Mrs. Lucy McMillan

Mr. Roy Jackson

Mrs. Eunice Hardigg

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Mrs. Susie Chapman

Mr. Sumner Marchman

Mrs. Nancy Johnson

Mrs. Dorothea Barton

Mrs. Ann Nelson

Mr. Calvin Rouse

Mr. Henry Barksdale

Amber Phillips

Mr. Ike Bailey

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Mrs. Betty Hall

Mrs. Maggie Slaughter

Mr. Fred McCall

Mr. James Young

Dr. John Norris

Mr. Jessie McCoy Sr.

Mr. Edward Cain Sr.

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Katherine Hart

Mrs. Lucille Love

Mrs. Nellie Williams

Mr. Vernon Selfridge

Mrs. Ronnie Barefoot

Ms. Brazene Childs

LaPorsha Bussey

Mrs. Alice Noble

Mr. Floyd Burke

Lacy Phillips

LaShunda Gross

Cites importance of voting in runoff 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

No new BRAC! 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Observes Young's skills 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments inaction on military benefits 112098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes Augusta's election opportunity 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Back mayoral candidate with a plan 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises 'the man' 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Raps McIntyre for avoiding debate 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Voices preference for Young 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts mayoral candidates past, present 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Questions support of Seitz for Board 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Luyendyk to race Indianapolis 500 one last time

Lee learning to roll with punches

Fishing report: Anglers would welcome colder air

Edmonton beats Stanford for 2001 World Championships

Davies leads LPGA Tour Championship

Gordon gets fourth quarter Driver of the Year nod

Maier falls, Eberharter wins

Spirlea grabs spot in Chase semifinals

Gullikson wants Sampras, Agassi to play

Sosa overwhelms McGwire for NL MVP award

Golf notes: Faldo's 70 helps England take lead

Overtime: Parel tied for fifth place in Oak Pointe Classic

O'Meara wins player of the year

Steinbrenner discusses possible sale with partners

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

Monks, nuns get back to roots with computers

Friendship transcends art in exhibit

Applause calendar

An angel's touch

'JAG' powers CBS to narrow win over NBC

Tis the season to prepare your garden for winter

Video watch

Festival will ring in holidays

Church bulletin

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

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

Puppet ministry

British designers new victims of industrial espionage

Concert calendar

Psalms an added treat on Thanksgiving menu

Religion briefs: Black churches face financial pinch

Catholic bishops urge action and votes against abortion

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

Churches share blessings for holiday

Gardening calendar

Pope's dilemma: How to confront the Inquisition

Beauty by design

U.S.-Europe sign satellite cooperation deal

Video computer unveiled

Microsoft court hears lesson on power of monopolies

Global warming costs unclear

Number of pregnant smokers dropped 26 percent in 1990s

Segment of international space station in orbit

Electronic tree

Grapefruit and some drugs do mix

Launch of international space station set

FCC allows renters to install satellite dishes

X-rays can detect osteoporosis before patients break bones

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

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

Internet stocks skyrocket

Researchers: China faces increased smoking deaths