Kansas company to buy 22 area Pizza Huts

Job cuts emerge amid strong economic signals

Dow falls, Nasdaq sets record

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Gas company lowers rates

Housing complex under construction

Bankers challenge union rule

Dow hits another record high

FCC hopes to decide on planned mergers within six months

Hog producers to get $50 million

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

New name for Aiken facility

MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

Germany's unemployment rises again

World Bank approves $1.01 billion in loans to Brazil

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

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

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Kentucky QB to enter NFL draft

Knight's remark angers referee chief

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Georgetown coach steps down

Georgetown calls 'major' press conference

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.

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.

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.

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
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.

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.

Players ready to sign

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Jackets romp in tuneup

Lynx ledger

Colbourne chases scoring record

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Games preparation

Hardy made movie magic

States get high marks in schools

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Former top education official is investigated

New plant may aid economy

Governor-elect appoints women, black to Cabinet

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Holocaust group blasted over deleted passages

University's race standards illegal

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Across the area

Weather is all in our heads

State hunters capture some nuisance alligators

Suspect had been in prison

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

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

Doctor is sued

About Celebrate 2000

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Norwood pushes for managed-care reform

Governor's race at top for expense

Taxes' monitor audited

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Proposal catches faculty unaware

S.C. finance records set

Dates of the millennium

Teen romance ends in violence

Exiting governor says he has no regrets about choices

Area low on penny stamps before prices rise

Across the area

Suspect's charges reduced

Celebrating 2000

Lawyers want their pride back

Chapter supports Young

Martinez couple facing charges in boy's injuries

University speeds expulsion process

Thurmond, Graham in key impeachment roles

NAACP to examine traffic confrontation

Dates of the millennium: January 9

South Carolina executes killer

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Reinsdorf: We start with Jordan

NBA focuses on fans

Big challenge awaits Jets cornerbacks

Dynamic duo

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Falcons notes: Cornerbacks to provide great matchup

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Chandler leads Falcons to playoffs

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

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

Healthy, rested teams carry big edge

Chargers begin life under Riley

Now it really counts

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Mr. Ronnie Dudley

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mr. Herbert Godbee

Mrs. Mary Wadley

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Ivory Jordan

Mr. Henry Walker

Mr. Walter Robertson

Mrs. Willie Worley

Christopher Adams

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mrs. Jacquelyn Abel

Mr. Sutton Joyner

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mr. Willie Burton

Mr. Carl James

Mrs. Laura Prickett

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Louise Harris

Ms. Nellie Glasson

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mr. Fred Royal

Mr. Carl Lawson

Mrs. Lena McCormack

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Billie Warren

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Frances Miller

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Prep notes

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

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Hingis beats davenport at Hopman Cup

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Lakeside swimmers squeak past Evans

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Hall of Famer doing well

ITF will seek one-year ban for Korda

IOC investigates land deal in Utah

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Winter the season to plant fruit trees

Artful yards

1998 had little pop musically

Freedom achieved with faith

CBS starts new year in high-ratings style

A harmonious reunion

'Providence' puts perspective on trials of families

Video watch

Mini movie reviews

'Civil Action' like John Grisham for grown-ups

Applause calendar

Club calendar

Theater serves more than popcorn

Family pride flavors Ms. Miriam's burgers

Concert calendar

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

Pruning herbs now for more flavor

Inspirational persuasion

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Church bulletin

Rust now wants to be seen

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

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

Barnes unveils high-tech initiative

Pet owners begin online shopping

Stars have superflares that could fry planets

Study: Pill has no long-term ill effects

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Microsoft aggressive with witness

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Digital smoking

Innovations change TV

Researchers: Humans caused extinctions in Australia

CDC: Death toll eight from bacterial outbreak

Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

Off-line reading explores technology's beginnings


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