Dow hits another record high

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Gas company lowers rates

World Bank approves $1.01 billion in loans to Brazil

New name for Aiken facility

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

Bankers challenge union rule

Dow falls, Nasdaq sets record

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

FCC hopes to decide on planned mergers within six months

Germany's unemployment rises again

Job cuts emerge amid strong economic signals

Hog producers to get $50 million

Kansas company to buy 22 area Pizza Huts

Housing complex under construction

MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

Kentucky QB to enter NFL draft

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Georgetown coach steps down

Knight's remark angers referee chief

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Georgetown calls 'major' press conference

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Players ready to sign

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Jackets romp in tuneup

Lynx ledger

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Colbourne chases scoring record

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Across the area

Martinez couple facing charges in boy's injuries

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Holocaust group blasted over deleted passages

New plant may aid economy

University speeds expulsion process

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Games preparation

Teen romance ends in violence

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

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Celebrating 2000

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Across the area

Doctor is sued

Lawyers want their pride back

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

States get high marks in schools

Governor's race at top for expense

Suspect had been in prison

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Former top education official is investigated

South Carolina executes killer

Chapter supports Young

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

S.C. finance records set

University's race standards illegal

About Celebrate 2000

Suspect's charges reduced

Dates of the millennium

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Area low on penny stamps before prices rise

Proposal catches faculty unaware

NAACP to examine traffic confrontation

Thurmond, Graham in key impeachment roles

Governor-elect appoints women, black to Cabinet

Weather is all in our heads

Hardy made movie magic

State hunters capture some nuisance alligators

Norwood pushes for managed-care reform

Exiting governor says he has no regrets about choices

Taxes' monitor audited

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

NBA focuses on fans

Reinsdorf: We start with Jordan

Chargers begin life under Riley

Chandler leads Falcons to playoffs

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Healthy, rested teams carry big edge

Now it really counts

Doug Flutie: AP Comeback Player of the Year

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Dynamic duo

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Falcons notes: Cornerbacks to provide great matchup

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

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Big challenge awaits Jets cornerbacks

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Jacquelyn Abel

Mrs. Mary Wadley

Mr. Carl Lawson

Mr. Ivory Jordan

Mr. Ronnie Dudley

Mr. Walter Robertson

Mr. Herbert Godbee

Mr. Sutton Joyner

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. Willie Burton

Ms. Nellie Glasson

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Lena McCormack

Mr. Billie Warren

Christopher Adams

Mr. Carl James

Mrs. Laura Prickett

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Elbert Randall

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. Henry Walker

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N. Augusta praise 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails editorial on indigent funds 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Without fear or favor 010899 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Prep notes

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Lakeside swimmers squeak past Evans

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Hall of Famer doing well

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Hingis beats davenport at Hopman Cup

Boxing

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

IOC investigates land deal in Utah

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

Phone company withholding Olympic money

ITF will seek one-year ban for Korda

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Mini movie reviews

Family pride flavors Ms. Miriam's burgers

Video watch

Church bulletin

Artful yards

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Pruning herbs now for more flavor

Theater serves more than popcorn

Concert calendar

Freedom achieved with faith

Inspirational persuasion

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

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

Club calendar

1998 had little pop musically

'Civil Action' like John Grisham for grown-ups

CBS starts new year in high-ratings style

Rust now wants to be seen

'Providence' puts perspective on trials of families

Applause calendar

A harmonious reunion

Winter the season to plant fruit trees

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

Barnes unveils high-tech initiative

Pet owners begin online shopping

Microsoft aggressive with witness

Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

CDC: Death toll eight from bacterial outbreak

Study: Pill has no long-term ill effects

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Stars have superflares that could fry planets

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Digital smoking

Researchers: Humans caused extinctions in Australia

Off-line reading explores technology's beginnings

Innovations change TV

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Web suicide sites worry Japan