Kansas company to buy 22 area Pizza Huts

Euro off to slow start in Europe's 'capital'

Dow falls, Nasdaq sets record

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Gas company lowers rates

World Bank approves $1.01 billion in loans to Brazil

Job cuts emerge amid strong economic signals

FCC hopes to decide on planned mergers within six months

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Housing complex under construction

MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

Dow hits another record high

Bankers challenge union rule

Hog producers to get $50 million

New name for Aiken facility

Germany's unemployment rises again

Kentucky QB to enter NFL draft

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Georgetown calls 'major' press conference

Georgetown coach steps down

Knight's remark angers referee chief

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

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.

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.

Almanacs take 2000 in stride
The 1900 edition of Blum's Farmer's and Planter's Almanac contained the same tables of sunrise and sunset and best times for planting as it did for the 72 previous years.

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births
1902 saw the births of two famous individuals -- one who dramatically affected the nation and one of particular significance to Augusta.

Dates of the millennium: January 9
On this day in 1792, John Milton elected mayor of Augusta... Richard M. Nixon, 37th president of the United States, was born in Yorba Linda, Calif. in 1913.

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.

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.

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.

Players ready to sign

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Jackets romp in tuneup

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Lynx ledger

Colbourne chases scoring record

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Dates of the millennium

Lawyers want their pride back

NAACP to examine traffic confrontation

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Across the area

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Exiting governor says he has no regrets about choices

Doctor is sued

Taxes' monitor audited

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Norwood pushes for managed-care reform

Governor's race at top for expense

New plant may aid economy

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Across the area

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

South Carolina executes killer

Hardy made movie magic

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Former top education official is investigated

University speeds expulsion process

Governor-elect appoints women, black to Cabinet

Suspect had been in prison

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

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Suspect's charges reduced

Teen romance ends in violence

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Area low on penny stamps before prices rise

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Martinez couple facing charges in boy's injuries

Thurmond, Graham in key impeachment roles

S.C. finance records set

Weather is all in our heads

Celebrating 2000

State hunters capture some nuisance alligators

About Celebrate 2000

Games preparation

Holocaust group blasted over deleted passages

Chapter supports Young

University's race standards illegal

States get high marks in schools

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

NBA focuses on fans

Reinsdorf: We start with Jordan

Falcons notes: Cornerbacks to provide great matchup

Dynamic duo

Chargers begin life under Riley

Now it really counts

Chandler leads Falcons to playoffs

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

Big challenge awaits Jets cornerbacks

Healthy, rested teams carry big edge

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Atlanta Falcons vs. San Francisco 49ers: Position-by-position matchups

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Mary Wadley

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mr. Ivory Jordan

Mr. Willie Burton

Mr. Walter Robertson

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Ms. Nellie Glasson

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Carl James

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mr. Sutton Joyner

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Ronnie Dudley

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Christopher Adams

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Jacquelyn Abel

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Henry Walker

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Laura Prickett

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mr. Herbert Godbee

Mr. Billie Warren

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. Fred Royal

Mr. Carl Lawson

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mrs. Lena McCormack

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Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Prep notes

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

ITF will seek one-year ban for Korda

Boxing

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Phone company withholding Olympic money

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

IOC investigates land deal in Utah

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Hingis beats davenport at Hopman Cup

Hall of Famer doing well

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Lakeside swimmers squeak past Evans

Club calendar

Artful yards

Video watch

Church bulletin

Freedom achieved with faith

Religion briefs: U.S. has third largest Catholic population

A harmonious reunion

It's true -- Stewart is headed for Comedy Central

Concert calendar

Inspirational persuasion

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Winter the season to plant fruit trees

Mini movie reviews

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

Applause calendar

'Providence' puts perspective on trials of families

Theater serves more than popcorn

1998 had little pop musically

Rust now wants to be seen

Pruning herbs now for more flavor

'Civil Action' like John Grisham for grown-ups

Family pride flavors Ms. Miriam's burgers

CBS starts new year in high-ratings style

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Off-line reading explores technology's beginnings

Researchers: Humans caused extinctions in Australia

CDC: Death toll eight from bacterial outbreak

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Barnes unveils high-tech initiative

Innovations change TV

Study: Pill has no long-term ill effects

Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

Microsoft aggressive with witness

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Stars have superflares that could fry planets

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Pet owners begin online shopping

Digital smoking

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate