Indepentent gas stations hurt discount stores

Christmas shopping season expected to start strong

Asian stock markets gain momentum

Russian government to cut taxes

Outlook brightens for sales

Retiree builds with foam

Disasters hurt pecan crops

Exxon-Mobil would be No. 1 oil company

Car sharing catching on

Opponents of managed care overhaul spend $60 million

EU would examine any alliance between Exxon and Mobil

McDonald's marketing alliance with Disney broadens 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

OPEC meeting ends in rancor

Venture teaches professionals English

New Viagra lables might mean a lack of sales vitality

Biotech's newest task: Engineering a source of cash

Seeing what develops

Mail early to lick postal stamp increases

Shopping season begins

Nebraska tops Colorado

Tech and Georgia's defenses are similar

Eagles enter I-AA playoffs against Colgate

Focus on Carter

Williams becames career rushing leader

ACC notebook

More than bragging rights up for grabs

SEC notebook

Alabama St. tops Tuskegee in Turkey Day Classic

Jackets set on ending streak

Williams, Nguyenare friendly foes

Mississippi State wins right to conference championship

Gridiron praying waves red flag for officials

Vols look for a more impressive performance this year against Vandy

College notes: Tulane's Bowden making the rounds in Palmetto state

Flutie threw the pass, but who caught it?

Arkansas beats LSU

Volunteers ready to score points against Vanderbilt

Georgia Southern's success spreads good feelings to community

Tourney loaded with talent

Augusta Christian reaches new heights

Fumbles, penalties sink Washington-Wilkes

Jefferson edges Toombs for state title

Panthers knock off Barnwell

S.C. playoff games

ECI knocked out of playoffs

Lincoln County remains unbeaten

Georgia playoff games

Georgia prep notes

Lions roar into state title game

South Carolina prep notes

Driving by

Josey wins in overtime

Sharks devour Blues

Flyers top Maple Leafs

Lynx scratches win over Greenville

Lynx's Colbourne reaches milestone

Lizard Kings player suspended

Firefighters deliver holiday meals

Thurmond may try for Spector's job

Poor areas find friends at Capitol

Sizing up the season

Firefighter treats area to bagpipes

Water warning to continue

Arrest made in slayings

Fox hunters gather at annual ceremony

Test reveals if you're a java junkie

Police ask consumers to be wary

Official requests backup

Girl finds herself in spotlight

Across the area

Weston Medical Center recovering

Poverty plagues communities

Schools set their priorities

Grandmother seeks help for holidays

Helping hands

Individuals appreciate blessings

Youth group sheds light

Man looking for every historical marker in Georgia

Many factors lead some to not get help

New adoption law helps area children

Contractor suing university

Mitch survivor brings memories home

Limitations have shrimpers steaming

Falcons notebook

NFL roundup: Big day for the Fluties

Milestone day for Barry Sanders

Lions escape with OT win

Panthers notes

Chandler doubtful against Rams

Bledsoe will wait one more day to practice

Tails, they lost

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Wanted: Stocking stuffers 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wonder about 'back room' road deal 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Refund the taxpayers! 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds those who resist dishonesty 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Three key items for your 'shopping list' 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Complains about lack of vet benefits 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says city has worst roads in the U.S. 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Want prescription-writing authority 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants Clinton removed from office 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes states 'guilty' on tobacco 112898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wrong sodomy ruling 112798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Randy Johnson will decide by Monday

Sampras closing in on No. 1 record

Overtime: Buzz owner,Tech near agreement

Hybrids starting to move up Thurmond tributaries

Hey, baseball: They're back

Fishing tournament results

Golf roundup: Pavin leads in Australia

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Belle and Orioles essentially agree to contract

Toronto's SkyDome to seek legal protection from creditors

Rising Russian star Klimkin wins men's skating title

Sampras in the semifinals

Church bulletin

Wrestling is hot ticket -- and ready for a comeback

Some humanists reassert ties to religious beliefs

Tracking down Bible references in hymns

'The Nutcracker' two-step

Renewal fosters rebirth of the soul

Religion briefs: ACLU block Bible Week

Living by loving example

C.S. Lewis still winning converts

Potted plants need lots of light

Applause calendar

Video watch

Ramblin' Rhodes: Metter gardens rekindle holiday memories

10 Downing Street cozy but not stuffy

Garden calendar has useful reminders

'Elizabeth' gains intensity through colors and texture

Singer's reward is family, music

'60 Minutes' helps CBS pull even with NBC

Advent places importance on spirit, kindness

It's about location

Club calendar

Speedy evolutionary change possible

Students get education via laptops

Alcohol, caffeine impair fertility

Report: weather causes record $89 billion damage, humans not innocent

Preventive antibotics in dentistry questioned

AOL to develop new gadgets

Internet college courses becoming more popular

Packers issue waring about laser-pointers at games

Researchers identify 142 million-year-old flowering plant fossil

Nuclear agency lacked Y2K check

Dump may have foe in Hodges