MCI WorldCom plans nearly 2,000 layoffs

Congress members can donate without limits

Russian government draws up austerity budget

U.S. trade deficit hits record high

Managers prepare for Y2K

Caterpillar to expand Sumter plant

New anti-money laundering rules spark protest on bank privacy

Many regions report slower economic growth

U.S. statehood would mean windfall for Puerto Rico

FCC mulling telephone company mergers

Senate ratifies IMF aid package

White House Social Security talks just the beginning

Public workers don't necessarily want Social Security

Knology gets ready for the future

ABC's union troubles affecting political coverage

'99 to be good for economy

Ricky Williams set to claim the Heisman Trophy

Western Illinois defense to present test for Southern

Trojans' coach still hurting from Norcross accident

Clemson's Abdullah to go pro

Bowden completes staff with hiring of Rodriguez

Leathernecks key on dominating defense

Georgia's Stinchcomb, Bailey named to coaches' All-America team

Kent beats St. Joseph's, Ind. in lopsided game

Playoffs showcase prospects

Lions' coach, 4 players honored

Avalanche tops Rangers

Lynx ledger

Lynx goalie has no time to rest

Boston beats Carolina in final minutes

Lynx steer past Ice Pilots

Hockey team finds niche in Augusta

Devils defeat Flyers in overtime

Find may influence task force

Applications for Aiken safety position due

Across the area

Looking for leaders not easy

Worker charged in blaze

Coliseum board official questions impartiality

Single mom seeks help

Volunteers aid needy for holiday

Can't drive 55

Injury cost woman job, home

Across the area

Bird sanctuary planning to expand, open to public viewing

Suspect to admit his guilt

Storage facility gets OK

Drought causing worries

Goods auctioned by Medical College

Multiple births keep hospital hopping

Competition brightens season

Housing Authority to monitor records

Area bands to play at bowls

Lawsuit in death tossed

Infant deaths falling

Famous ex-slave honored

Tradition continues at Hopelands

School construction to begin

Accident probe questions brigade

Mrs. Beasley in intensive care after childbirth complications

Impact fee solution dismissed

Woman seeks holiday help

Breezy Hill brightens season

Project inquiry fruitless

Students hurt in bus accident

Airport panel opposes transfer

Report criticizes spending

Hollings, Coverdell won in funding race

Barnes to create education panel

Helping hands

President's house project continues

Union: NBA season not over yet

Locked-out players' game may be hard sell in Atlantic City

Replay nightmare

Long strange trip for Saints' Collins

NFL notes: Kraft touts benefits of stadium proposal

Bears ready for one of biggest rivalries

Jones says aloha to Hawaii

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Mrs. Trudell Taylor

Mrs. Pearl Smith

Mr. Charlie Hammond Jr.

Mrs. Dott Brown

Mr. Louie Moss III

Mr. William Glover

Mr. William Sipe

Abel Bridgers

Mr. Allan Silver

Mr. William Handberry

Mr. Paul Lovette

Mr. Johnny Pressley

Mr. Lock Whigam Jr.

Mrs. Jewell Chalker

Mr. Thomas Harding Jr.

Mr. George Toole

Mr. Walter Rouse

Mr. J. Porter Carpenter

Mrs. Betty Marcus

Mrs. Elsie Parker

Mrs. Leona Walker

Mrs. Alice Tapley

Kristin Newton

Mr. Ernest Gay

Mrs. Bennett Sumner

Mr. Howard Brooks

Ms. Margaret Beasley

Mr. Gary Hermsmeier Sr.

Mrs. Janie Orr

Mr. Joseph Plunkett

Mr. James Powell

Mr. Leonard May

Mr. Robert Thurmond Jr.

Mr. W.A. Gray

Mr. Marion Kelly

Mr. Boise Hankerson Jr.

Mrs. Irene Carswell

Mr. Charles Bowman Sr.

Mrs. Margaret Floyd

Mrs. Ruby Ivey

Mr. George Toole

Mrs. Elma Wood

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Calls for investigation, not cover-up 121198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims blacks re-enslave themselves 121198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Argues nation founded on Christianity 121098 - The Augusta Chronicle

IOC opens probe into Salt Lake City payments

International team takes early lead

Losses sting team

Fishing report: Back off banks to avoid spooking clear water fish

Speedway Motorsports purchases Las Vegas Speedway

Braves content entering meetings

Overtime: Boxing champ Archie Mooredead at 84

DiMaggio's congestion worsens slightly

Overtime: Hoosiers out to win college soccer crown

Clemens, Brown ready to move

Leadbetter ends relationship with Pak

Augusta rocked, but not politely

The Partridge Inn offers an interesting dining experience

Ramblin' Rhodes: Warren Brothers not identical

Thermally incompatible couples endure winters of discontent

Living-donor liver transplant takes 2 surgeries

New treatment for macular degeneration

Mini movie reviews

Health and fitness calendar

Latest 'Star Trek' unconvincing

Echinacea's acclaim at fighting colds may be overhyped, studies say

More medical professionals try the alternatives

Scrooge's not such a bad guy

Concert calendar

Carry-on controversy

Gardening calendar

Health capsules: Chocolate history

Network appeals to immigrants' yearning for old world

FDA approves AIDS drug to treat hepatitis B

Latest 'Star Trek' unconvincing

'Babe' flops; Hollywood wonders why

Club calendar

There's some method to the madness of folk cures

Nielsens: Schroder helps ABC win

Cures for common cold, flu coming within reach

Holiday exotic

Christmas parades return

Applause calendar

Video watch

The Flys are always active

Demand rising for new livers

Toddlers pump iron at fitness club just for kids

Less forceful air bags appear to protect adults

Special heart treatment

Spacewalking astronauts go back out

Cold kills more than 700 Americans a year

Test on mother's blood can find Rh factor

Microsoft says it tried to improve Java computer language

Russia's nuclear chief hails deal with Iran

Tiny worm is first animal to have entire genetic code mapped

Skeleton discovered

Astronauts flip on lights of 'fantastic' new home

Environmental group launches hog-watcher website

Official praises Pantex plant

Researchers find evidence of ancient asteroid or comet impact