Mutual fund investing need not be dull

It was a bi-polar year in business

New currency launches hope

Portfolio checkup can serve useful purposes

IMF expected to come to Moscow in mid-January

Monsanto, Merck battle for market

Euro currency is far-reaching

Pharmacy competition up

Christmas freeze leaves orange pickers and packers out in the cold

Meat recalled after outbreak at food plant

Third World artisans find partners

Euro may boost continental economy

Georgia growth goes up

Slowing growth expected

New area codes can be problem

Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

Taking chances can pay

Gator Bowl notes: Irish skips night out with Jackets

Aggies again in underdog role

TCU 28, Southern Cal 19

Penn State contains Kentucky

Tulane takes Liberty Bowl

Rose Bowl lacking usual excitement

Bailey era ending

Williams aims for Cotton Bowl record

Mississippi beats odds vs. Texas Tech

Trick play proves useful

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

Vols have new play-caller for Fiesta Bowl

Tech keys on running defense

Gator Bowl notes: White not surprised

Hogs, Michigan vie for credibility

Tech puts sting on Irish

Bulldogs rally from 21 points down

Foundation is there at Georgia

Expect offensive show from Gators, Orangemen

Wisconsin handles UCLA in Rose Bowl

Williams goes out with Heisman-like performance

Michigan rallies past Arkansas

Wyoming extends streak

Lawrence leads Lady Jaguars to win

Pacers, Moore resume quests in Peach play

Clemson out to end 44-game losing streak

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Report: New Jersey Nets want to buy Devils

Lynx win Checkers match

Dates of the Millennium

1st '99 baby came at midnight

Myths help ring in New Year

Dates of the Millennium

Regulations could halt large hog farms

History focus of project

Freedom's anniversary

Frommer is named new Aiken chief

1990s still in search of identity

Additional area news

Hospital's CEO list narrows

Humane Society files suit against building company

Let it fly

Augusta once was Indian crossroads, research shows

Canal group to open office

Backward glances: Merry Christmas, 1961

Savannah planning to tone down party

Mayor's inauguration surrounded by parties

Beasley to go to Harvard

Dates of the Millennium

President relishes getaway at Hilton Head Island

Retiring chief remembered

Residents unswayed by report

Start of 20th century brought changes

Care continues even as indigent contract expires

South Carolina high on list for heart ills

Bartram's travels yielded wealth of early details

Many head to altar at new year

Cemetery's dead forgotten

Additional area news

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

Testaverde, Chandler among eight honored by NFL

History favors Bills against Dolphins

Pro picks: Now it really counts

Aikman, Plummer study in contrast as quarterbacks

Seifert is focus of Panthers' search

Five Vikings highlight All-Pro team

Chavous a key for Cardinals

Dolphins are a fish out of water on ground

Mrs. Jestine Green

Mrs. Janie Hampton

Mr. Joe Vaughan

Mr. Danny Eubanks

Mrs. Anna Pounds

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mr. Clyde Hutto

Mrs. Sallie Blocker

Mrs. Dorothy Robin

Mr. Gordon Mays

Mr. Tony Volf

Mrs. Thelma Thompson

Mrs. Eva Woods

Mr. Derwood Hall

Mrs. Grace Sims

Mrs. Hattie Price

Mrs. Gwendolyn Brand

Mrs. O'Dessa Cullum

Mrs. Rena Earney

Mr. Jackie Jordan

Mr. Ronnie Johnson

Mr. Albert Twiggs

Mrs. Grace Soto

Mr. Ernest Morris

Mrs. Mattie Harden

Mrs. Sudie McGee

Natalie Stinson

Mrs. Mildred Evans

Mrs. Lillie Shannon

Mrs. Beatrice Thomaston

Mrs. Nora Pollard

Mr. Eldridge Vick

Mr. Thomas Kuna

Mr. David Hall Jr.

Mr. Walter Williams

Mrs. Christine Garrett

Mrs. Virginia Poole

Mrs. Frances Erwin

Mr. Willie Swam

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

'Tis now the fishing show, angling seminars season

Overtime

China to get new horse racing complex

Overtime: Peach Belt has its own site on Web

'Fight of the Aged' called off

IOC vows to overcome scandal

Girl Scouts begin countdown to 2000

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

Applause calendar

Football, news magazines dominate TV ratings

Tolerance versus justice

Mini movie reviews

Church bulletin

Winterizing the garden

Drought dominated 1998

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

Groups seek end to clash

Returning festivities

Column: Compassion can brighten Christ's light

Karaoke not music to all ears

New projects keep Isaac Hayes' creativity flowing

Concert calendar

Mission to bring tidings to orphans

Video watch

Former pastor brings disaster to Internet

The best movies of 1998

Junebug has one stick, one shtick

Club calendar

Acitivists ecology minded in Germany

Linguistic learning may start in crib, scientists say

Technobabble is expanding dictionary

DaimlerChrysler decides methanol better prospect for fuel cell vehicle

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

Some concerned German will lose nuclear-prowess

New balloon team delays round-the-world attempt

China denies campaign to acquire U.S. technology

Poll: Most Americans think Y2K bug will cause minor woes

FDA passes new arthritis painkillers

Y2K a challenge for '99