Banks growing cautious about business lending

Business briefs: Care home planning open house events

Americans returning to cities

Tobacco settlement eases only one of industry's problems

Holidays force rise in traffic

Postal contract talks reach deadline

Japanese stocks close sharply higher

Budget gap to go unpaid

Banks: Don't panic because of Y2K

Business briefs

Stores prepare for rush

No holiday strike, company and FedEx pilots say

Unions trying to organize hotel workers in Big Easy

Service, selection keep small toy stores alive

New gas provider opening

Holidays force rise in traffic

Activists to boycott the Gap over timberlands purchase

Global warming costs unclear

Dividends on the decline

Toy gun propels inventor

Euro at last becoming reality

States investigate overcharges by Ford lease division

S.C. coaches futures uncertain after woeful '98 campaigns

Alabama bullies Auburn 31-17

AD has support of trustees in search for coach

Arkansas upended by field goal

Clemson interested in Beamer

Tech notes: Team not drawing fans

Bulldogs hold off Ole Miss

Fort Valley State wins playoff opener

Tech aims to share of crown

South Carolina State falls in final game

North Carolina rolls past Duke

Clemson-USC notes: Rivalry is strange

Tennessee soars past Wildcats

Tigers maul feisty Gamecocks

Kansas State hangs on to hope

Bruins whip Trojans to go 10-0

Air Force wins with interception

Ga. Tech scores 63 in win

Coaches in spotlight for finale

Warrick leads FSU over Florida

Scott's list of shortcomings too lengthy

Ohio State tramples Michigan

GSU will learn which team they'll play

Henson back where to roots in New Mexico

Driesell gets700th victory

Duke crushes S.C. State

Wake Forest whips Mercer

Freshmen shooter sparkles for Pacers

Jaguars capture first win

Georgia Southern slams High Point

USC-Aiken women win big

Lions open season with win

Americus ousts No. 3 Jefferson

Prep notes: Area teams' title chances dwindling

Mitchell-Baker trounces Washington County

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

Trojans turn back Wolfpack

Barnwell crushes Swansea

Augusta Christian headed for semis

Aiken eliminated from playoffs

Maple Leafs 2, Sabres 1

Lynx drop 5th straight game

Hull sidelined by injury

Avalanche 3, Canadiens 2

Lynx notes: Major shakeup coming

Bankruptcy judge hedges at approving Penguins deal

Senators 4, Flames 1

Lynx's Bell rung by first-period flurry

Program makes teachers of former service members

Steeplechase preparations complete

Race flavors mayor picks

Volunteers keep battling blaze

Runoff election particulars

Price tag climbs for S.C. Aquarium

Some Southerners argue for secession

Heroism honored

Private prison has homey touch

Expert questions: Racial issues

Plant fire flares up past barrier

Procedures will change after spills

Police find youth's body shot in woods

Plant start-up causes alarm

Leader to seek new job

Video gambling deals Republicans hard hits

Upstate irked by Hodges' picks

Chemical companies bring economic benefits, risks

Soldiers receive sendoff

Graham urges Democrats to end attacks on Starr

Farmer continues syrupy tradition

Georgia motorists enjoy low gas costs

Across the area

Community associations deter crime

Historic cemeteries tell island's heritage

Party members fight recounting vote for Senate

Latest gas release stirs school location debate

Expert questions: Public and private ventures

Experience triumphs in competition

A different drummer

Issues on voters' minds

New manager drawn to city

Higher ed crossing its fingers

Residents to oppose annexation

Reports show plant has history of slow notification

General Chemical plant release has residents edgy

Volunteers keep battling blaze

NBA players, owners talking again

Future uncertain as Pats head to Hartford

Panthers have totally collapsed

Simmons feels he was scapegoat for Chiefs problems

Wolf chimes in on Holmgren's future

McCaffrey, Brown likely to miss Raiders game

IFL players work to catch the eyes of NFL team scouts

Leaf takes big fall

Falcons should be wary of Bears

Saints sack mark very good, but not yet great

Mr. James Young

Mr. Kenneth Brown

Mrs. Mary Kuhlke

Desmond Drayton

Ms. Margaret Peebles

Mr. Walter Hammac Sr.

Dr. John Norris

Mrs. Ronnie Barefoot

Mr. Larry Norris

Mrs. Alice Noble

Mrs. Louise Lenz

Mr. Sumner Marchman

Mrs. Lannie Kennedy

Mrs. Dorothea Barton

Mrs. Ethel Bright

Mrs. Maggie Slaughter

LaShunda Gross

Mrs. Ida Barnes

Mrs. Betty Cromley

Mrs. Brenda Smith

Mrs. Geneva Kneece

Mr. Lester Newsome Jr.

Rev. James Andrews

Mr. Walter Avrett III

Mrs. Lynette Jenkins

Mrs. Sallie Parker

Mr. Edward Cain Sr.

Mr. Thomas White

Mr. John Turner

Mrs. Nellie Williams

Mrs. Alva Edmunds

LaPorsha Bussey

Mr. Ralph Wilson

Mrs. Dorothy Neal

Mr. Clovis Talton Jr.

Mr. Eugene Photos

Ms. Cleo Kendrick

Mrs. Jesse Rachels

Mr. Johnnie Powell

Mrs. Katherine Hart

Mr. William Willie

Mr. Marion Fox

Mr. James Young

Mrs. Estella Dorsey

Mr. Ronald Woodley

Praises 'the man' 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Young for mayor 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: An early look at Gingrich's Georgia legacy 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Lauds work of nurse practitioner 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Supports 'fit' candidate for Board seat 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites importance of voting in runoff 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

McDonald for PSC 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Voices preference for Young 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Notes Augusta's election opportunity 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes dilemma of nurse practitioners 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Complains about burning of leaves 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Observes Young's skills 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Applauds 'ethically fit' candidate 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Says Columbia Co. Board to decide on paraprofessionals 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions support of Seitz for Board 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

GOP fashion maven 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Back mayoral candidate with a plan 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Gardner for School Board 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts mayoral candidates past, present 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes ex-mayor in mayoral race 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps McIntyre for avoiding debate 112198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Prefers 'unblemished' candidate 112298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Norman to be a 'guinea pig' for research

Jockey, trainer win big

Augusta's 'Patch' becomes full 18-hole course again

Maier falls, Eberharter wins

O'Meara wins player of the year

Luyendyk to race Indianapolis 500 one last time

Overtime: Clemson, Lafayette in soccer clash today

Golf notes: Faldo's 70 helps England take lead

Steinbrenner discusses possible sale with partners

Davies leading without confidence

Wood ducks have good luck

Let's leave our lakeshore the way it is

Mayfield sets track mark

Georgia athlete doubles her pleasure

Pope's dilemma: How to confront the Inquisition

Psalms an added treat on Thanksgiving menu

Classic, good spirits mark Reeves return to the screen

Huge creature seemed human to hunter

Religion briefs: Black churches face financial pinch

Ghana: Land of contradictions

Monks, nuns get back to roots with computers

Fine arts calendar

Catholic bishops urge action and votes against abortion

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

Churches share blessings for holiday

Give thanks for life's blessings

Puppet ministry

Iran's historic grandeur draws Americans back

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

Best selling books

Church bulletin

Wolfe raps out burning novel on Atlanta

An angel's touch

Online in brief: Microsoft Network satisfies customers

FCC allows renters to install satellite dishes

Segment of international space station in orbit

A site to see: The alien truth

Navigator: Finding virtual community

Vocabulary building through software can be a conundrum

Election night coverage may never be the same

Touring the Information Superhighway

Grapefruit and some drugs do mix

Dolinar on computers: Click, scan, crop, print

Electronic tree

Russia boosts space station module

Global warming costs unclear