Home sales hit record; FHA loan limits rise

Toyota Camry, Ford F-series pickup remain best sellers

'98 auto sales second-highest total ever

MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

FCC hopes to decide on planned mergers within six months

Kansas company to buy 22 area Pizza Huts

Company finishes first step in site conversion

Bankers challenge union rule

Additional business news

World Bank approves $1.01 billion in loans to Brazil

Government to post budget surplus

Job cuts emerge amid strong economic signals

Additional business news

Dow falls, Nasdaq sets record

Merry Land signs first deal

New postal prices take effect Sunday

Kentucky QB to enter NFL draft

Ospreys top Pacers

ASU retains top spot in Peach Belt

Knight's remark angers referee chief

Slow start frustrates Gamecocks

Georgetown calls 'major' press conference

Racial cooperation helped Paine College find success
Born amid the religious and racial turmoil of Southern Reconstruction, Paine College's interracial cooperation has fueled the school's success, historians and school officials say.

Dates of the Millennium
Mrs. Strom Thurmond dies at age 33 ... the astronomer Galileo Galilei sighted four of Jupiter's moons...the World War II siege of Bataan began.

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.

Lone `haunted' pillar one of Augusta's oldest legends
A little-noticed remnant of Augusta's past stands on the sidewalk at the intersection of Broad and Fifth streets.

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
On this date in 1949, local police halt all sales of liquor in a sudden move. To this day, nobody knows why.

Hardy made movie magic
The distance from Columbia County to Hollywood is nearly 3,000 miles. But Harlem's most-famous son eventually made the journey and along the way managed to become one of the most endearing funny men in movies.

Forgotten Few back in Augusta
For 145 years, the remains of one of Georgia's leaders lay in an abandoned and vandalized cemetery in Fishkill, N.Y., seemingly forgotten.

Holder done with football

Marshall's message

Players ready to sign

Colbourne chases scoring record

Devils skate past Rangers

Libraries launch literacy program

Area woman killed in house fire

Thurmond, Graham in key impeachment roles

University speeds expulsion process

Norwood pushes for managed-care reform

Chapter supports Young

Dates of the Millennium

Holocaust group blasted over deleted passages

Hospital affirms contract

About Celebrate 2000

S.C. finance records set

Celebrating 2000

Forgotten Few back in Augusta

Martinez couple facing charges in boy's injuries

Racial cooperation helped Paine College find success

Thomson men charged in 23-year-old slaying

Hardy made movie magic

Officer fired

Lawyers allowed by judge

Police charge Augustan with 2 store robberies

Two charged in New Year's Eve slaying

Beach washed away

Fire damage

Death of bald eagle at lake remains mystery

Lawyers want their pride back

Suspect had been in prison

Taxes' monitor audited

Across the area

Lone `haunted' pillar one of Augusta's oldest legends

Games preparation

Grahm to present two impeachment articles

Educator accepts position

Across the area

Governor-elect appoints women, black to Cabinet

States get high marks in schools

Former top education official is investigated

NAACP to examine traffic confrontation

Dates of the millennium

State hunters capture some nuisance alligators

Weather is all in our heads

New date scheduled for Lumpkin trial

Area low on penny stamps before prices rise

Exiting governor says he has no regrets about choices

NBA players relieved as lockout ends

NBA focuses on fans

Hawks have a lot of work to do

NBA season begins next month

Reinsdorf: We start with Jordan

Rebuild or return? That's the question for the Bulls

In the end, both sides decided to give ground

Retrieving fans will be tough task for NBA

NBC and Turner will be reimbursed for missed games

Ravens ready to woo Holmgren

Riley, Chargers still talking

Now it really counts

Veterans bring confidence

Healthy, rested teams carry big edge

Big challenge awaits Jets cornerbacks

Haley gives 49ers a defensive boost

Chandler leads Falcons to playoffs

Denver wideouts try to catch on this time

Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

Chargers begin life under Riley

Falcons notes: Cornerbacks to provide great matchup

Mr. John Courtney

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Mary Wadley

Mrs. Rachel Johnson

Mr. Henry Walker

Mrs. Eura Burris

Mrs. Mary Williams

John Boyd

Mr. Walter Robertson

Mrs. Letha Small

Mr. Sutton Joyner

Mr. Charles Rosier Jr.

Mr. James Earley

Mrs. Mangiben Patel

Mrs. Mary Jackson

Mr. Ralph Blount

Mrs. Thea-Doshia Denson

Mr. Carl James

Mr. Ivory Jordan

Mr. Phillip Gossett

Ms. Nellie Glasson

Jana'e Boyd

Mrs. Lena McCormack

Mrs. Jacquelyn Abel

Mr. Willie Burton

Mr. Clarence Dunbar

Mr. Herbert Godbee

Mrs. Clara Roberts

Mrs. Lillian Powell

Mr. Charlie Tyler

Mrs. Willie Waltower

Mr. Carl Lawson

Christopher Adams

Mr. Billie Warren

Mrs. Laura Prickett

Mr. Ronnie Dudley

Mr. Gordon Bostic

Mr. Ray Deal

Slams speedy auto advertisements 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Gephardt's 'eloquent' speech 010799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions timing of attack on Iraq 010799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Clinton's defense hike: Too little, too late 010799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Without fear or favor 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

What ordeal? 010799 - The Augusta Chronicle

N. Augusta praise 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Continues debate over fossil records 010799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges conviction of Bill Clinton 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Fishing report: Brrrrrrrr! But some folks went fishing just the same

Hall of Famer doing well

Samaranch defends receiving guns from Salt Lake

Big money on table this year

ITF will seek one-year ban for Korda

Prep notes

Hingis beats davenport at Hopman Cup

Lakeside swimmers squeak past Evans

IOC investigates land deal in Utah

Bjorkman slams Korda, ITF over drugs

Three pals head for Cooperstown

Winter the season to plant fruit trees

Closing in on cancer vaccines

What 1999 may bring in health

Rust now wants to be seen

Theater serves more than popcorn

Family pride flavors Ms. Miriam's burgers

Health capsules: Restless legs

'Civil Action' like John Grisham for grown-ups

ABC network keeps open arms for 'Cupid' sitcom

Pacemakers

Artful yards

Applause calendar

Video watch

Home care lifts family of boy with rare disorder

Pruning herbs now for more flavor

ER for kids opening today

Concert calendar

Shock therapy not so shocking anymore

1998 had little pop musically

Health and fitness calendar

CBS starts new year in high-ratings style

Weak hearts' strong hope: New aids for failing pumps

'Providence' puts perspective on trials of families

Club calendar

A harmonious reunion

Mini movie reviews

Ramblin' Rhodes: Awards show promising for country's Dixie Chicks

Project puts histories on the Web

Astronomers chase new theory of 'ghost galaxies'

Trial judge cites AOL chiefs's interview

Off-line reading explores technology's beginnings

Ford to install accident sensors

Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

Microsoft aggressive with witness

Researchers: Humans caused extinctions in Australia

Plutonium migrated through groundwater at Nevada test site

Innovations change TV

Carotid artery thickness predicts likelihood of heart attack, stroke

CDC: Death toll eight from bacterial outbreak

Stars have superflares that could fry planets

Barnes unveils high-tech initiative

Study: Pill has no long-term ill effects

FDA approves drug for troubled dogs

Doctors warn that efforts to reduce C-sections hold dangers