Banks get ready for Y2K

Germany's unemployment rises again

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

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Gas company lowers rates

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

Will 1999 be the year of the bear or the bull?

New name for Aiken facility

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Bug may provide business lift

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

On the move

Housing complex under construction

Dow hits another record high

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Hog producers to get $50 million

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Georgetown coach steps down

Jags shut down Columbus State

Coaches downplay big women's game

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Labor movements marked 1903
In 1903, the United States and the world saw great changes in labor. Mary Harris ``Mother Jones'' Jones brought the plight of child workers to the forefront of national attention as she and children marched from Philadelphia to the New York home of President Theodore Roosevelt.

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans
ATLANTA -- Many cities around the world used 1998 as a dress rehearsal for next year's much-anticipated New Year's Eve blowouts. Not Atlanta.

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.

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.

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.

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 10
On this day in 1789, Ferry is next to Augusta Warehouse so it is in mid-town ...In 1812, Richmond Academy opened again.

Walker favors FSU, Kentucky

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Jackets romp in tuneup

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Lynx ledger

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Annexation effort would face struggle

Many visit governor's mansion

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Additional area news

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Suspect's charges reduced

New plant may aid economy

Governor's race at top for expense

Firing of chief stirs ire

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Doctor is sued

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Teen romance ends in violence

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Across the area

University's race standards illegal

Executed woman gets grave marker

Georgia facing downside of growth

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

City's new first lady carves role

About Celebrate 2000

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Labor movements marked 1903

Water to be high priority for legislators

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Family has wish fulfilled

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Graham to play key role at trial

South Carolina executes killer

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Pending cases rise again

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Underdog Cards need some luck

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

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

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Dynamic duo

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Falcons' secondary plays big

49ers notes: Bad break for San Francisco's Hearst

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mrs. Marie Davis

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Travis Washington

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mr. Elbert Randall

Ms. Betty Franks

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Blasts cartoonas 'revolting and disrespectful' 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Let's hear it for... 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Appalling 1-cent shortage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails editorial on indigent funds 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Faults Corps' approach to damage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Stop high-tech transfers! 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Denies impeachment a 'coup d'etat' 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Hopes Senate acts with statesmanship 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises thoughtfulness of film star 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Insists the 'truth' still is relevant 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Scathes 'radical' Clinton supporter 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Zell Miller's legacy nothing to marvel over 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes GOP is for 'law and order' 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Mercedes notes: How to defend Florida State? Send Duval to the game

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records


Resignations prompt new questions

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Storkson wins first career title

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Two executives blamed for scandal


Best selling books

Inspirational persuasion

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Freedom achieved with faith

Fine arts calendar

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Glasser's book earning raves

Just what's worth fixing?

Glasser's book earning raves

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Weddings are not business events

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

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Church bulletin

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

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

In Sicily, food means love

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Personal computer replacing car stereo

All the made-up news that's fit to print

Pet owners begin online shopping

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Digital smoking