It was a bi-polar year in business

Mutual fund investing need not be dull

IMF expected to come to Moscow in mid-January

Portfolio checkup can serve useful purposes

Pharmacy competition up

Slowing growth expected

Christmas freeze leaves orange pickers and packers out in the cold

Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

Georgia growth goes up

Euro currency is far-reaching

Euro may boost continental economy

New area codes can be problem

Meat recalled after outbreak at food plant

Taking chances can pay

Third World artisans find partners

New currency launches hope

Monsanto, Merck battle for market

Aggies again in underdog role

Tech puts sting on Irish

Hogs, Michigan vie for credibility

Williams goes out with Heisman-like performance

Michigan rallies past Arkansas

Expect offensive show from Gators, Orangemen

Gator Bowl notes: Irish skips night out with Jackets

Penn State contains Kentucky

Bulldogs rally from 21 points down

Tech keys on running defense

Foundation is there at Georgia

Tulane takes Liberty Bowl

Mississippi beats odds vs. Texas Tech

Rose Bowl lacking usual excitement

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

Williams aims for Cotton Bowl record

Bailey era ending

Wisconsin handles UCLA in Rose Bowl

TCU 28, Southern Cal 19

Gator Bowl notes: White not surprised

Vols have new play-caller for Fiesta Bowl

Trick play proves useful

Pacers, Moore resume quests in Peach play

Wyoming extends streak

Lawrence leads Lady Jaguars to win

Clemson out to end 44-game losing streak

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Report: New Jersey Nets want to buy Devils

Lynx win Checkers match

Lynx win in overtime

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

Let it fly

Dates of the Millennium

South Carolina high on list for heart ills

Dates of the Millennium

Regulations could halt large hog farms

Additional area news

Start of 20th century brought changes

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows

Savannah planning to tone down party

Dates of the Millennium

President relishes getaway at Hilton Head Island

Residents unswayed by report

Bartram's travels yielded wealth of early details

Frommer is named new Aiken chief

Humane Society files suit against building company

Cemetery's dead forgotten

Additional area news

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961

1990s still in search of identity

Mayor's inauguration surrounded by parties

Beasley to go to Harvard

Myths help ring in New Year

Freedom's anniversary

Retiring chief remembered

Care continues even as indigent contract expires

Canal group to open office

1st '99 baby came at midnight

Many head to altar at new year

History focus of project

Hospital's CEO list narrows

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

Seifert is focus of Panthers' search

Five Vikings highlight All-Pro team

Aikman, Plummer study in contrast as quarterbacks

Dolphins are a fish out of water on ground

Chavous a key for Cardinals

Pro picks: Now it really counts

History favors Bills against Dolphins

Testaverde, Chandler among eight honored by NFL

Mrs. Mattie Harden

Mrs. Sudie McGee

Mr. Joe Vaughan

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mrs. Dorothy Robin

Mrs. Sallie Blocker

Mr. Clyde Hutto

Mr. Gordon Mays

Mr. Ronnie Johnson

Mr. Willie Swam

Mrs. Anna Pounds

Mr. Danny Eubanks

Mrs. Mildred Evans

Mrs. Hattie Price

Mrs. Christine Garrett

Mr. Jackie Jordan

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mrs. O'Dessa Cullum

Mrs. Rena Earney

Mrs. Grace Sims

Mr. Albert Twiggs

Mrs. Lillie Shannon

Mrs. Grace Soto

Mrs. Eva Woods

Natalie Stinson

Mr. Thomas Kuna

Mr. Tony Volf

Mrs. Thelma Thompson

Mrs. Jestine Green

Mrs. Beatrice Thomaston

Mrs. Nora Pollard

Mr. Eldridge Vick

Mr. Walter Williams

Mr. David Hall Jr.

Mr. Ernest Morris

Mrs. Frances Erwin

Mrs. Virginia Poole

Mrs. Janie Hampton

Mr. Derwood Hall

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

Overtime: Peach Belt has its own site on Web

Girl Scouts begin countdown to 2000

Overtime

China to get new horse racing complex

'Fight of the Aged' called off

IOC vows to overcome scandal

'Tis now the fishing show, angling seminars season

Video watch

Applause calendar

The best movies of 1998

Church bulletin

Club calendar

Mission to bring tidings to orphans

Karaoke not music to all ears

Former pastor brings disaster to Internet

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

Tolerance versus justice

Drought dominated 1998

Junebug has one stick, one shtick

Winterizing the garden

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

Mini movie reviews

Groups seek end to clash

Concert calendar

Column: Compassion can brighten Christ's light

New projects keep Isaac Hayes' creativity flowing

Football, news magazines dominate TV ratings

Returning festivities

Linguistic learning may start in crib, scientists say

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

New balloon team delays round-the-world attempt

DaimlerChrysler decides methanol better prospect for fuel cell vehicle

Y2K a challenge for '99

Some concerned German will lose nuclear-prowess

China denies campaign to acquire U.S. technology

Technobabble is expanding dictionary

Acitivists ecology minded in Germany

FDA passes new arthritis painkillers

Poll: Most Americans think Y2K bug will cause minor woes