At Boeing, Christmas layoffs aren't that bleak

Lockheed issues profit warning

Justice Department closes snack investigation without charges

Retailers brace for returns

Area law firms will merge

Economy grew at robust rate in third quarter

Holiday season gloomy for retailers

Banks and industry spread the word about the Euro

Business briefs

Toy basketball sets being recalled

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

Russian Communists plan to give quick approval to budget

Judge approves multimillion dollar Nationwide award

Small business owners see no fast cure for euro headaches

Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged

CNBC issues rules to prevent conflict-of-interest

Court upholds long-distance restrictions on Baby Bells

Hot-selling Santa made by Boone entrepreneur

Workers lose jobs after hurricane hits original Banana Republic

Business briefs

A Schoenbaum again becomes Shoney's chairman

Pilots union board endorses proposed contract

Purdue gets eighth straight win, defeats South Carolina

Here and now is Cremins' philosophy

Tech shocks heels

Big East: UConn complaints not valid

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

Across the area

A little help

A Christmas story

Families hold hope on holiday

NAACP's return begins

Deal could facilitate building of new airport terminal

Weather to turn naughty, not nice

Hodges obtains Columbia home lease

Charities surviving by holiday donations

Fewer blacks enroll

Funding to assist homeless

Civic center has its 1st profitable month in history

Georgians fill up before traveling

Mother's job barely pays household bills

Mom wants to help teen-ager with AIDS

Social agencies working hard for every dollar

Edgefield honors Thurmond

Prison's policies reviewed

Deployments make family life hard

Dad sees reflection in his son

Health center's site aids convenience

Need for aid

Holiday vacation

City denies role in cattle deaths

Woman glows on holiday

Kwanzaa honors heritage

Agency chairman selected

Out-of-state drivers dodge tolls, penalties

Across the area

Fatal accident

ANGEL INCLUDE NEEDED

County to donate land to technical learning center

Store specializing in huge shoes hurting because of lockout

What's so funny about the lockout? The commercials

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

Key Board of Governors meeting set for Jan. 7

Coaches keep things normal

Cooke optimistic, players concerned over Redskins sale

Defense will give Miami a chance in playoffs

Linebacker Kevin Greene pondering retirement

Are Cowboys paper tigers?

Jets say they won't lose their edge

Mr. William Mims

Mr. Russell Moore

Mr. Roosevelt Houston

Mr. William Mims

Mrs. Edith Moore

Mrs. Earle Strickland

Mrs. Pearl Roberts

Mrs. Mary Kuhl

Mr. Leonard Hawkins

Mrs. Bessie Davis

Mr. Robert Jennings

Mr. Willie Coleman

Mr. Henry Jacobs

Mr. C. Wilson Cole

Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy

Mrs. Pearl Burns

Mr. Sylvester Youngblood

Mrs. Frances Phoenix

Mr. Bert Winterbottom

Mrs. Juanita Curtis

Mrs. Mary Coward

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

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

Wants polls followed in other issues 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Urges gas consumers to contact PSC 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Takes hope in Clinton impeachment 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

A break for SRS 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Discuss the meaning of Christmas 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Overtime: Seven Eagles honored as All-Americans

Appalachian State offers course on history of NASCAR

Home alone for Christmas with no ABL

Tennis body accepts Korda's excuse on drug test

Vancouver gets go-ahead for CART race

Clemens withdraws trade demand

Justice Department joins parade of probes into Olympic bid

ABL folds in third season

Another shootout looms in Motor City Bowl

Another O'Meara feat: king of the silly season

Golf's global stage keeps growing

Next up for Mitchell: Olympic scandal

Simple elegance

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

Staying healthy, safe through winter months

Secondhand smoke: No surprises

Individual meat loaves tempt at dinner

Christmas quiz tests knowledge of yuletide know-it-alls

Lynda's prize-winning recipes

Beef-and-potato stir fry is quick and nutritious

Eat for life

Pacemakers

Holiday season brings stress to romantic relationships

Children with asthma more likely to be obese

Supermarket shopper

Health and fitness calendar

Small portions

Film focuses on purity of Georgian's screenplay

Family holiday traditions

If celebrating involves drinking, be ready for mourning after

Chocolate gives tradtional pumpkin treat a twist

Cook's winning recipes qualify her for national contest

Health capsules: Incontinence relief

AOL helps turn up heat on spammers

Civilian nuclear reactor to produce weapons

Senegal moves to ban female genital mutilation

$500 million facility to be built at SRS

Study finds link between fertility, life span

Virus hits central computer

Round-the-world balloonists cross China

Scientists restore contact with spacecraft tracking asteroid

Gift to strengthen university math, science programs

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

New SRS mission to give area economic boost

Internet Christmas cards gain popularity