Euro marks beginning of a new era in Europe

Slowing growth expected

New chamber leader aims for unity

Justice Department approves telecommunications merger

Pharmacy competition up

Euro may boost continental economy

Justice joins Medicare fraud suit against Columbia/HCA

British Petroleum-Amoco merger approved

The Euro: A Q&A

DaimlerChrysler recalls Chrysler, Dodge, Eagle LH-series sedans

Meat recalled after outbreak at food plant

Euro currency is far-reaching

Business briefs

Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

G&L Bank will cater to gay community

Ole Miss awaits Indy Bowl, and still learning

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

Williams aims for Cotton Bowl record

Hogs, Michigan vie for credibility

Not everything is in Buckeyes' favor in Sugar Bowl

Gator Bowl notes: Plenty of rest scheduled

Aggies again in underdog role

Bailey era ending

Win over Virginia may be first step to top 10

Gator Bowl notes: Irish skips night out with Jackets

Tulane determined to finish undefeated

Tech keys on running defense

Idaho tops Southern Mississippi

Rose Bowl lacking usual excitement

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

Arizona beats Nebraska in Holiday Bowl

Tulane takes Liberty Bowl

A football fiesta may overshadow the real Fiesta

TCU 28, Southern Cal 19

Bulldogs rally from 21 points down

Peach Bowl notes: Cavs' Kerney step up to task

Tusculum earns Augusta sweep

Lawrence leads Lady Jaguars to win

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.

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

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.

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.

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

Lynx ledger

Effect of Lynx players absence unknown

Report: New Jersey Nets want to buy Devils

Lynx win in overtime

New Year on Ice

Across the area

Board will act slowly, official says

Miller planning to sit on corporations' boards of directors

Frommer is named new Aiken chief

Dates of the Millennium

Additional area news

First flight

Mayor's inauguration surrounded by parties

Care continues even as indigent contract expires

Many head to altar at new year

Beasley to go to Harvard

Hospital's CEO list narrows

No deadline on jail repair

Dates of the Millennium

Convict faces charges

Cemetery's dead forgotten

Augustans prepare for celebration

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows

Thurmond inspects model of monument

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961

Drug bust finds infant alligator

First flight

Retiring chief remembered

President relishes getaway at Hilton Head Island

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

Myths help ring in New Year

Regulations could halt large hog farms

1990s still in search of identity

Jury rejects indictment for manslaughter

Cool rider

History focus of project

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

Hunter: Players to make their 'final' offer

Falcons' playoff game is sold out

Five Vikings highlight All-Pro team

Cardinals safety cements position

Butler ready for postseason

Pro picks: Now it really counts

Flutie, Madison exchange barbs

Bledsoe to stay on sidelines

Testaverde, Chandler among eight honored by NFL

Dolphins are a fish out of water on ground

NFL schedule

Mrs. Vera Jewett

Mrs. Anna Adams

Mr. Walter Williams

Mrs. Grace Sims

Mr. Fred Campbell

Mrs. Jestine Green

Mr. Jackie Jordan

Mrs. Lillie Shannon

Mr. Willie Swam

Mrs. Eva Woods

Mrs. Margarete Farrar

Mrs. Mildred Evans

Mrs. Cynthia Gray

Mrs. Sudie McGee

Mrs. O'Dessa Cullum

Mr. Ernest Morris

Mrs. Janie Hampton

Mr. Albert Twiggs

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mrs. Frances Erwin

Mrs. Helen Weld

Mr. Thomas Kuna

Mr. Larry Williams

Mrs. Sallie Blocker

Mr. Tony Volf

Mr. Gordon Mays

Mrs. Grace Soto

Mr. Bobby Mullis

Mr. Gregory Gee

Mr. Willie White

Mrs. Olivia Wilson

Mrs. Thelma Thompson

Mrs. Mattie Harden

Mr. Danny Eubanks

Mrs. Nora Pollard

Mrs. Christine Garrett

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Defends Christmas tree as appropriate 123198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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IOC vows to overcome scandal

IOC VP meets with Salt Lake officials

Girl Scouts begin countdown to 2000

Arrivederci, Alberto! Tomba skis farewell race

Inquiries to follow Australian race disaster

'Tis now the fishing show, angling seminars season

Overtime

China to get new horse racing complex

Sheffield sets salary record at $14.9 million

Olympic debut proposed for mermaid mimics

The best movies of 1998

Football, news magazines dominate TV ratings

Karaoke not music to all ears

Mini movie reviews

Applause calendar

Junebug has one stick, one shtick

Concert calendar

Drought dominated 1998

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

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

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

Health and fitness calendar

1999 brings unexpected difficulty date

New signs of hope for chronically depressed

The specialists: Treatment as a team effort

Video watch

99 things to look toward

Winterizing the garden

Common-sense measures can help elderly avoid falls

Club calendar

Returning festivities

Health capsules: Brainpower difference

U.S. relaxes data-scrambling restrictions

New balloon team delays round-the-world attempt

Octuplets' mom goes home

Study says warnings about tainted food need to be stronger

China denies campaign to acquire U.S. technology

Appeals court rules dentist violated federal law

Intuit executive: Microsoft bullied us out of Netscape deal

Study: High blood pressure not treated aggressively enough

Linguistic learning may start in crib, scientists say

Family planning paying off, but world population still booming

FDA passes new arthritis painkillers

Balloon capsule lifts off -- a few inches

Public to hear more about toxic chemicals under EPA plan

Poll: Most Americans think Y2K bug will cause minor woes