Business briefs: Independent business scholarship offered

Year ending with a bang

Businesses hit by highs, lows

Japanese draft budget will double annual deficit

The real question is 'why?'

Business briefs

Augusta Lynx enjoy a profitable season

Japanese stocks close higher on banking rally

Retailers slash prices to invigorate after-Christmas sales

Freeze ruins California citrus crop

On the move

New uses for citrus boost sales

Apparel forecast gloomy for 1999

Catalog sales continue to grow

New tax breaks start on Jan. 1

Facing the end of an era, coal town banks for the long years ahead

1998's top personalities

Pill, toy top list of year's best

1998 both bright, dark

'98 just escapes bear market

Mergers, acquisitions made year for industries

Product designers had fun year

Georgia football rules in 1998

Southern U. wins its fourth Heritage Bowl

Georgia staying positive

Mistakes give Colorado Aloha Bowl victory

Blue-Gray All-Star Classic offered redemption

Bethune finally shakes losing heritage

Air Force wins Oahu Bowl

College notes

Tech loses momentum again

Louisville hands No. 3 Kentucky another setback

Jamison picks upslack for McIntyre

One-legged player considers himself lucky

Augustan proves a surprising star for Tech

Blues 4, Red Wings 3

Flyers 3, Blackhawks 2

Lynx's streak ended

Lynx notes: Gamsby upbeat about attendance

Lynx ledger 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Bald eagle sightings rise

Voter-approved tax breaks to be affected

Taylor is 'a man in full'

Additional area news

State lawmakers disagree on budget outlook

1998 area deaths

Agency sets priorities for spills

Reservoir woes mark '98

County short on teachers

Sconyers ready for private life

Sex crime law set to take effect

Hodges' win tops Carolina news

Holiday cheer

Post office needs new address

Ex-U.N. envoy to lead Habitat

Barnes elected, Gingrich ousted in '98

Gaining industry

Video poker at center of Aiken County news

University president creates project to keep youths in city

Shoppers return for more

Historian examines site of mill

The area year in review

Most get HOPE in Georgia

Across the area

Next first lady growing into role

GBI lab budget boost seems like a tough sell

Vikings make history in win

NFL notes: Ford, Modell long overdue for success

Parcells takes Jets to top in short time

Falcons focused on Dolphins

Christian faith bolsters Atlanta's aptly named fullback

Redskins will have revamped backfield

Bucs hope they don't stop here

Overtime championship game certified the NFL

Auld lang syne plays for Oilers

Mr. Roscoe Johnson

Mrs. Alene Martin

Mr. Calvin Patterson

Mrs. Viola Ivey

Mrs. Hattie Hood

Mr. Lewis L. Sizemore

Mr. Lum Usry

Mrs. Huldah Mingledorff

Mr. Walter Hillary

Mrs. Anna Brendel

Mrs. Barbara Anderson

Mrs. Juanita Hackney

Mr. Eddie Parker Jr.

Mrs. Bernice Esposito

Mrs. Edith Chambers

Mr. Lloyd Stille

Mr. Clement Buckley Sr.

Mrs. Frances Wright

Mrs. George Warren

Mr. Fred Washington

Mr. Allen Griffin

Mr. Keith Miller

Mr. Fred Huffman Jr.

Mr. Charles Owings Jr.

Mrs. Helene Toomey

Mrs. George Warren

Mrs. Fannie Drummond

Mrs. Phoebe Boyd Rice

Mr. Willie Mapp

Mrs. Blondell Hunt

Mr. Joseph Johnson Jr.

Urges Clinton's quick removal 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams Republicans as 'hypocritical' 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails comparison of Clinton to Christ 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blames Perot for Clinton presidency 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Knifing our troops 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds Schippers;hits House chair 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests coup against 'real threat' 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Georgia puts government on the Internet 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Alleges mall has 'double standard' 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Worries about black suicide rate 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Columnist: God offers so much grace, for so few takers 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Holden: Step down 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Westinghouse gift 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Attacks writer who backs president 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wonders at Bill Clinton's popularity 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asks deliverance from 'tyrant' Clinton 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Doubts accuracy of polls on Clinton 122698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams passion of 'Chronicle' editorial 122798 - The Augusta Chronicle

'Skippy' dominant in racing

Government to probe tennis abuse claims

Moceanu's career has been anything but afairy tale

Permits to expire

Schultz 'knew it all' from years as a Masters caddie

McGwire-Sosa home run battle tops exciting season

Fiasco in France undermined Americans in world of soccer

Jones clocks near-perfect season; 'FloJo' dies

Former Senior PGA golfer Landers recovering

Ex-Aquinas shooter discovers high caliber college competition

Hunters young, old share success in field

Sampras beats tough competition

Tyson dominates out of the ring

Overtime: Senior Tour golfer Landers recuperating

Updated Tomorrowland fast-forwards into the future

Church bulletin

'Round and 'round we go: Designers opt for the soft sell

Lake Placid

Pope calls for end to violence and hate in Christmas message

Getting organized

Book pays tribute to generation

New books offer readers interesting selection to choose from

Religion briefs; Hastert gets high Christian Coalition marks

Plague forever altered European society

Ramadan provides a time of cleansing, reaching out

Counting the ways to do time in Greenwich

Youth's power

High-energy dance, Irish music is spirit of show

Waitress role is not appropriate for hostess

Best selling books

Fine arts calendar

Testaments: Unearthing Bible nuggets

Dwarf family comes to terms with life in a tall world

Churches to bring in New Year prayerfully

Christmas is a story of love, promise

Balloon flight ends in Pacific Ocean

Balloon trip to be near space

SRS could get third major project

Navigator: Finding virtual community

Titanic CDs: One sinks, one swims

Doctors solve first serious complications for week-old octuplets

Radioactive, chemical wastes contaminate Arctic, Baltic

New computer games

iMac's popularity fails to boost other Apple products

Touring the information superhighway

Report: Moscow firm developing new, cheaper space shuttle