Hog producers to get $50 million

Germany's unemployment rises again

Kansas company to buy 22 area Pizza Huts

Bankers challenge union rule

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Housing complex under construction

Gas company lowers rates

MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Dow hits another record high

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

Job cuts emerge amid strong economic signals

Dow falls, Nasdaq sets record

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

FCC hopes to decide on planned mergers within six months

World Bank approves $1.01 billion in loans to Brazil

New name for Aiken facility

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Kentucky QB to enter NFL draft

Georgetown calls 'major' press conference

Knight's remark angers referee chief

Georgetown coach steps down

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

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: 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Colbourne chases scoring record

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Lynx ledger

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Dates of the millennium

Celebrating 2000

Norwood pushes for managed-care reform

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Former top education official is investigated

University's race standards illegal

Suspect had been in prison

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Martinez couple facing charges in boy's injuries

Teen romance ends in violence

Holocaust group blasted over deleted passages

Suspect's charges reduced

Governor-elect appoints women, black to Cabinet

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Weather is all in our heads

Proposal catches faculty unaware

University speeds expulsion process

State hunters capture some nuisance alligators

States get high marks in schools

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

S.C. finance records set

Doctor is sued

About Celebrate 2000

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Lawyers want their pride back

Governor's race at top for expense

Across the area

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Thurmond, Graham in key impeachment roles

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Hardy made movie magic

South Carolina executes killer

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Chapter supports Young

Exiting governor says he has no regrets about choices

NAACP to examine traffic confrontation

Games preparation

Taxes' monitor audited

Across the area

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

Area low on penny stamps before prices rise

New plant may aid economy

Reinsdorf: We start with Jordan

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

NBA focuses on fans

Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Falcons notes: Cornerbacks to provide great matchup

Now it really counts

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

Big challenge awaits Jets cornerbacks

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Healthy, rested teams carry big edge

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Chandler leads Falcons to playoffs

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Chargers begin life under Riley

Dynamic duo

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Laura Prickett

Mr. Ronnie Dudley

Mr. Walter Robertson

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Mary Wadley

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Ivory Jordan

Mr. Willie Burton

Ms. Nellie Glasson

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mrs. Lena McCormack

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Carl Lawson

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mr. Herbert Godbee

Mr. Sutton Joyner

Mrs. Frances Miller

Christopher Adams

Mr. Fred Royal

Mr. Henry Walker

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Louise Harris

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Carl James

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mr. Billie Warren

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Jacquelyn Abel

Column: Where to find courage to try the impossible 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Scathes 'radical' Clinton supporter 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Clinton case about justice for all 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

N. Augusta praise 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises thoughtfulness of film star 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges conviction of Bill Clinton 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Mulls God's punishment, forgiveness 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams speedy auto advertisements 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Without fear or favor 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails editorial on indigent funds 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Prep notes

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Lakeside swimmers squeak past Evans

Hingis beats davenport at Hopman Cup

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame


Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

ITF will seek one-year ban for Korda

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Hall of Famer doing well

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

IOC investigates land deal in Utah

Phone company withholding Olympic money

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

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

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

Inspirational persuasion

1998 had little pop musically

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

'Providence' puts perspective on trials of families

CBS starts new year in high-ratings style

A harmonious reunion

Video watch

Mini movie reviews

'Civil Action' like John Grisham for grown-ups

Applause calendar

Winter the season to plant fruit trees

Theater serves more than popcorn

Family pride flavors Ms. Miriam's burgers

Concert calendar

Club calendar

Pruning herbs now for more flavor

Artful yards

Church bulletin

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

Rust now wants to be seen

Freedom achieved with faith

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

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Microsoft aggressive with witness

Off-line reading explores technology's beginnings

Innovations change TV

Digital smoking

CDC: Death toll eight from bacterial outbreak

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Barnes unveils high-tech initiative

Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

Study: Pill has no long-term ill effects

Pet owners begin online shopping

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Researchers: Humans caused extinctions in Australia

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Stars have superflares that could fry planets


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