It was a bi-polar year in business

Meat recalled after outbreak at food plant

Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

Portfolio checkup can serve useful purposes

Monsanto, Merck battle for market

New area codes can be problem

Slowing growth expected

Taking chances can pay

Euro may boost continental economy

New currency launches hope

Euro currency is far-reaching

Third World artisans find partners

Mutual fund investing need not be dull

IMF expected to come to Moscow in mid-January

Christmas freeze leaves orange pickers and packers out in the cold

Georgia growth goes up

Pharmacy competition up

Aggies again in underdog role

Williams goes out with Heisman-like performance

TCU 28, Southern Cal 19

Trick play proves useful

Wisconsin handles UCLA in Rose Bowl

Gator Bowl notes: White not surprised

Tulane takes Liberty Bowl

Tech puts sting on Irish

Penn State contains Kentucky

Bailey era ending

Michigan rallies past Arkansas

Gator Bowl notes: Irish skips night out with Jackets

Mississippi beats odds vs. Texas Tech

Tech keys on running defense

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

Rose Bowl lacking usual excitement

Bulldogs rally from 21 points down

Williams aims for Cotton Bowl record

Hogs, Michigan vie for credibility

Foundation is there at Georgia

Expect offensive show from Gators, Orangemen

Vols have new play-caller for Fiesta Bowl

Clemson out to end 44-game losing streak

Lawrence leads Lady Jaguars to win

Wyoming extends streak

Pacers, Moore resume quests in Peach play

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.

Start of 20th century brought changes
The year was 1900 and people weren't concerned with a Y1900 computer problem.

Bartram's travels yielded wealth of early details
On a spring afternoon in March 1773, William Bartram left his native Philadelphia to explore the Southeast.

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.

About Celebrate 2000
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.

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.

Dates of the Millennium
St. Joseph's School opens at Dickey Cottage on Monte Sano Avenue on this day in 1913 ... Georgia became the fourth state to ratify the U.S. Constitution in 1788.

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.

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

Hockey roundup: Primeau's 17th goal helps Hurricanes tie Panthers

Lynx win in overtime

Lynx win Checkers match

Report: New Jersey Nets want to buy Devils

President relishes getaway at Hilton Head Island

Myths help ring in New Year

Retiring chief remembered

History focus of project

Regulations could halt large hog farms

Dates of the Millennium

Beasley to go to Harvard

Frommer is named new Aiken chief

Dates of the Millennium

Additional area news

Care continues even as indigent contract expires

Bartram's travels yielded wealth of early details

South Carolina high on list for heart ills

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows

1990s still in search of identity

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961

Hospital's CEO list narrows

Mayor's inauguration surrounded by parties

Canal group to open office

Savannah planning to tone down party

Freedom's anniversary

1st '99 baby came at midnight

Additional area news

Dates of the Millennium

Let it fly

Humane Society files suit against building company

Residents unswayed by report

Many head to altar at new year

Cemetery's dead forgotten

Start of 20th century brought changes

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

Five Vikings highlight All-Pro team

Testaverde, Chandler among eight honored by NFL

Seifert is focus of Panthers' search

Aikman, Plummer study in contrast as quarterbacks

Dolphins are a fish out of water on ground

History favors Bills against Dolphins

Chavous a key for Cardinals

Pro picks: Now it really counts

Mrs. Nora Pollard

Mr. Jackie Jordan

Mrs. Dorothy Robin

Mrs. Grace Sims

Mr. Eldridge Vick

Mrs. Lillie Shannon

Mrs. Anna Pounds

Mrs. Mildred Evans

Mrs. Sallie Blocker

Mrs. Sudie McGee

Mr. Derwood Hall

Mrs. O'Dessa Cullum

Mrs. Thelma Thompson

Mr. Danny Eubanks

Mrs. Eva Woods

Mr. Walter Williams

Natalie Stinson

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mr. Ronnie Johnson

Mr. Gordon Mays

Mr. Thomas Kuna

Mr. Willie Swam

Mrs. Janie Hampton

Mrs. Hattie Price

Mrs. Beatrice Thomaston

Mrs. Grace Soto

Mr. Clyde Hutto

Mr. Tony Volf

Mrs. Mattie Harden

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mr. Albert Twiggs

Mr. Joe Vaughan

Mrs. Christine Garrett

Mrs. Rena Earney

Mrs. Virginia Poole

Mrs. Jestine Green

Mr. David Hall Jr.

Mrs. Frances Erwin

Mr. Ernest Morris

Asserts laws fundamental to society 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Predator's words 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: God's name demonstrates value of children 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asserts discovery backs creationism 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Watches as history repeats itself 010199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps gift certificates for workers 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps 'internationalism' of Clinton, Gore 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Scathes president of Aiken Tech 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

New Aiken 'Alley' 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says keep Clinton, avoid Gore awhile 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Happy New Year! 010199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers praise for Christmas photo 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments loss of Y gymnastics team 010299 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

'Fight of the Aged' called off

China to get new horse racing complex

Overtime: Peach Belt has its own site on Web

Girl Scouts begin countdown to 2000

Overtime

'Tis now the fishing show, angling seminars season

IOC vows to overcome scandal

Church bulletin

Mini movie reviews

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

Groups seek end to clash

Club calendar

Tolerance versus justice

Applause calendar

Mission to bring tidings to orphans

New projects keep Isaac Hayes' creativity flowing

Former pastor brings disaster to Internet

Karaoke not music to all ears

Junebug has one stick, one shtick

Concert calendar

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

Video watch

The best movies of 1998

Returning festivities

Football, news magazines dominate TV ratings

Drought dominated 1998

Column: Compassion can brighten Christ's light

Winterizing the garden

New balloon team delays round-the-world attempt

DaimlerChrysler decides methanol better prospect for fuel cell vehicle

Poll: Most Americans think Y2K bug will cause minor woes

FDA passes new arthritis painkillers

Acitivists ecology minded in Germany

Some concerned German will lose nuclear-prowess

China denies campaign to acquire U.S. technology

Technobabble is expanding dictionary

Linguistic learning may start in crib, scientists say

Y2K a challenge for '99

Anthrax hoaxes are becoming the bomb scares of the '90s