British Petroleum-Amoco merger approved

Slowing growth expected

Euro currency is far-reaching

Pharmacy competition up

G&L Bank will cater to gay community

Euro may boost continental economy

Justice Department approves telecommunications merger

DaimlerChrysler recalls Chrysler, Dodge, Eagle LH-series sedans

Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

New chamber leader aims for unity

Meat recalled after outbreak at food plant

The Euro: A Q&A

Euro marks beginning of a new era in Europe

Business briefs

Justice joins Medicare fraud suit against Columbia/HCA

Peach Bowl notes: Cavs' Kerney step up to task

Gator Bowl notes: Irish skips night out with Jackets

TCU's option will run headon into nation's best linebacker

Gator Bowl notes: Plenty of rest scheduled

Williams aims for Cotton Bowl record

Tulane determined to finish undefeated

Warrick, Price: Big-play guys in a big game

TCU 28, Southern Cal 19

Bulldogs rally from 21 points down

Bailey era ending

Tech keys on running defense

A football fiesta may overshadow the real Fiesta

Not everything is in Buckeyes' favor in Sugar Bowl

Aggies again in underdog role

Rose Bowl lacking usual excitement

Idaho tops Southern Mississippi

Win over Virginia may be first step to top 10

Arizona beats Nebraska in Holiday Bowl

Tulane takes Liberty Bowl

Hogs, Michigan vie for credibility

Ole Miss awaits Indy Bowl, and still learning

Lawrence leads Lady Jaguars to win

Tusculum earns Augusta sweep

Dates of the Millennium
New city ordinance bans the ``burning'' and sale of fireworks in Augusta as well as the firing of guns in 1827 ...Shovel of dirt from Summerville stored in archives of City Hall as symbol of annexation on this day in 1839.

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows
The Augusta area seemed a natural choice more than two centuries ago when Georgia founder James Oglethorpe sought a site northwest of Savannah to bolster American Indian relations and trade.

History focus of project
With a new millennium fast approaching, The Augusta Chronicle is taking a look back at the Augusta-Aiken area's history to help residents understand their community's place in history.

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961
Cars lined Broad Street in down town Augusta as residents celebrated Christmas Eve in 1961.

Dates of the Millennium
New city ordinance bans the ``burning'' and sale of fireworks in Augusta as well as the firing of guns in 1827 ...Shovel of dirt from Summerville stored in archives of City Hall as symbol of annexation on this day in 1839.

Balanced Burke captures title

Lady Rebel's streak intact

New Year on Ice

Lynx ledger

Lynx win in overtime

Effect of Lynx players absence unknown

Report: New Jersey Nets want to buy Devils

Jury rejects indictment for manslaughter

Retiring chief remembered

Convict faces charges

Frommer is named new Aiken chief

Board will act slowly, official says

Dates of the Millennium

Cool rider

Additional area news

Myths help ring in New Year

Cemetery's dead forgotten

1990s still in search of identity

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows

Care continues even as indigent contract expires

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961

Police will be out in full force for New Year's Eve

Mayor's inauguration surrounded by parties

Across the area

Dates of the Millennium

Hospital's CEO list narrows

Many head to altar at new year

First flight

History focus of project

Beasley to go to Harvard

Regulations could halt large hog farms

Drug bust finds infant alligator

Thurmond inspects model of monument

Augustans prepare for celebration

First flight

Miller planning to sit on corporations' boards of directors

No deadline on jail repair

President relishes getaway at Hilton Head Island

Hunter: Players to make their 'final' offer

Union has final offer but won't give it to league

Pro picks: Now it really counts

Bledsoe to stay on sidelines

Five Vikings highlight All-Pro team

Butler ready for postseason

Dolphins are a fish out of water on ground

Flutie, Madison exchange barbs

Cardinals safety cements position

Falcons' playoff game is sold out

NFL schedule

Testaverde, Chandler among eight honored by NFL

Mr. Danny Eubanks

Mrs. Sallie Blocker

Mr. Bobby Mullis

Mr. Jackie Jordan

Mr. Willie White

Mrs. O'Dessa Cullum

Mrs. Helen Weld

Mrs. Frances Erwin

Mrs. Cynthia Gray

Mrs. Christine Garrett

Mr. Gregory Gee

Mrs. Grace Sims

Mrs. Olivia Wilson

Mrs. Jestine Green

Mr. Thomas Kuna

Mrs. Mattie Harden

Mrs. Mildred Evans

Mr. Walter Williams

Mrs. Vera Jewett

Mrs. Anna Adams

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mr. Albert Twiggs

Mr. Willie Swam

Mrs. Thelma Thompson

Mr. Gordon Mays

Mrs. Eva Woods

Mr. Larry Williams

Mrs. Margarete Farrar

Mr. Fred Campbell

Mrs. Sudie McGee

Mrs. Nora Pollard

Mr. Ernest Morris

Mrs. Lillie Shannon

Mr. Tony Volf

Mrs. Grace Soto

Mrs. Janie Hampton

Watches as history repeats itself 010199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Mulls Malcolm X stamp vs. Ga. flag 010199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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'Tis now the fishing show, angling seminars season

IOC VP meets with Salt Lake officials

Olympic debut proposed for mermaid mimics

Arrivederci, Alberto! Tomba skis farewell race

IOC vows to overcome scandal

Inquiries to follow Australian race disaster

Girl Scouts begin countdown to 2000

China to get new horse racing complex

Sheffield sets salary record at $14.9 million

Overtime

The best movies of 1998

Health capsules: Brainpower difference

Common-sense measures can help elderly avoid falls

Ramblin' Rhodes: There were differences of opinion on top artists

Drought dominated 1998

Football, news magazines dominate TV ratings

Laughter may not be best medicine, but it's close

Video watch

Club calendar

Winterizing the garden

Health and fitness calendar

Karaoke not music to all ears

Junebug has one stick, one shtick

U.B.'s has a reputation for fine German cuisine

Concert calendar

Mini movie reviews

99 things to look toward

Applause calendar

Returning festivities

1999 brings unexpected difficulty date

New signs of hope for chronically depressed

The specialists: Treatment as a team effort

Study: High blood pressure not treated aggressively enough

Balloon capsule lifts off -- a few inches

Family planning paying off, but world population still booming

FDA passes new arthritis painkillers

China denies campaign to acquire U.S. technology

New balloon team delays round-the-world attempt

Appeals court rules dentist violated federal law

Linguistic learning may start in crib, scientists say

Intuit executive: Microsoft bullied us out of Netscape deal

Public to hear more about toxic chemicals under EPA plan

Octuplets' mom goes home

Study says warnings about tainted food need to be stronger

U.S. relaxes data-scrambling restrictions

Poll: Most Americans think Y2K bug will cause minor woes