Holiday season gloomy for retailers

Economy grew at robust rate in third quarter

Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged

CNBC issues rules to prevent conflict-of-interest

Small business owners see no fast cure for euro headaches

Retailers brace for returns

Workers lose jobs after hurricane hits original Banana Republic

A Schoenbaum again becomes Shoney's chairman

Business briefs

Lockheed issues profit warning

Banks and industry spread the word about the Euro

Russia, U.S. sign long-awaited food aid deal

Judge approves multimillion dollar Nationwide award

Area law firms will merge

Court upholds long-distance restrictions on Baby Bells

Toy basketball sets being recalled

At Boeing, Christmas layoffs aren't that bleak

Russian Communists plan to give quick approval to budget

Justice Department closes snack investigation without charges

Pilots union board endorses proposed contract

Business briefs

Hot-selling Santa made by Boone entrepreneur

Here and now is Cremins' philosophy

Tech shocks heels

Big East: UConn complaints not valid

Purdue gets eighth straight win, defeats South Carolina

Records fall as Maryland romps 132-57

Final Georgia football poll

Lady Wildcats win in Savannah play

Lynx's Soling all-star starter

Senators top Canadiens

County adds to library

Fewer blacks enroll

Civic center has its 1st profitable month in history

Dad sees reflection in his son

Across the area

Charities surviving by holiday donations

Social agencies working hard for every dollar

Woman glows on holiday

Weather to turn naughty, not nice

Health center's site aids convenience

Holiday vacation

NAACP's return begins

Kwanzaa honors heritage

Across the area

Agency chairman selected

Families hold hope on holiday

Mom wants to help teen-ager with AIDS

Hodges obtains Columbia home lease

Mother's job barely pays household bills

City denies role in cattle deaths

A Christmas story

Prison's policies reviewed

Deal could facilitate building of new airport terminal

Edgefield honors Thurmond

A little help

Out-of-state drivers dodge tolls, penalties

County to donate land to technical learning center

Funding to assist homeless

Georgians fill up before traveling


Deployments make family life hard

Fatal accident

Need for aid

Key Board of Governors meeting set for Jan. 7

Store specializing in huge shoes hurting because of lockout

Nike gives its once-coddled NBA stars a new message: no play, no pay

What's so funny about the lockout? The commercials

Jets say they won't lose their edge

Are Cowboys paper tigers?

Coaches keep things normal

Linebacker Kevin Greene pondering retirement

Cooke optimistic, players concerned over Redskins sale

Defense will give Miami a chance in playoffs

Mrs. Edith Moore

Mrs. Mary Coward

Mrs. Juanita Curtis

Mrs. Pearl Burns

Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy

Mrs. Frances Phoenix

Mrs. Earle Strickland

Mr. Roosevelt Houston

Mrs. Pearl Roberts

Mr. Henry Jacobs

Mr. Leonard Hawkins

Mrs. Bessie Davis

Mr. Robert Jennings

Mr. Sylvester Youngblood

Mrs. Mary Kuhl

Mr. Willie Coleman

Mr. William Mims

Mr. William Mims

Mr. Russell Moore

Mr. C. Wilson Cole

Mr. Bert Winterbottom

'Yes, Virginia ...' 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits timing of U.S. assault on Iraq 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

A break for SRS 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends ability of 'physician extenders' 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Discuss the meaning of Christmas 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants polls followed in other issues 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says nation 'has suffered enough' 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Columnist: Has a poor safety record taken fun out of Disney World's Magic Kingdom? 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Takes hope in Clinton impeachment 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges gas consumers to contact PSC 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps 'attack on the presidency' 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Golf's global stage keeps growing

Overtime: Seven Eagles honored as All-Americans

Appalachian State offers course on history of NASCAR

Clemens withdraws trade demand

Vancouver gets go-ahead for CART race

Another O'Meara feat: king of the silly season

Next up for Mitchell: Olympic scandal

Justice Department joins parade of probes into Olympic bid

ABL folds in third season

Home alone for Christmas with no ABL

Another shootout looms in Motor City Bowl

Tennis body accepts Korda's excuse on drug test

Simple elegance

Secondhand smoke: No surprises

Cook's winning recipes qualify her for national contest

Children with asthma more likely to be obese

Small portions


Holiday season brings stress to romantic relationships

Christmas quiz tests knowledge of yuletide know-it-alls

Chocolate gives tradtional pumpkin treat a twist

Health and fitness calendar

Individual meat loaves tempt at dinner

Family holiday traditions

Supermarket shopper

Health capsules: Incontinence relief

Eat for life

CBS's Hewitt has answer to glut of political TV ads

Lynda's prize-winning recipes

If celebrating involves drinking, be ready for mourning after

Beef-and-potato stir fry is quick and nutritious

Staying healthy, safe through winter months

Film focuses on purity of Georgian's screenplay

Study finds link between fertility, life span

$500 million facility to be built at SRS

Senegal moves to ban female genital mutilation

Apple's iMac becomes best-selling personal computer in November

AOL helps turn up heat on spammers

Civilian nuclear reactor to produce weapons

Round-the-world balloonists cross China

New SRS mission to give area economic boost

Gift to strengthen university math, science programs

Virus hits central computer

Scientists restore contact with spacecraft tracking asteroid

Internet Christmas cards gain popularity