Germany's unemployment rises again

Banks get ready for Y2K

Gas company lowers rates

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Hog producers to get $50 million

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

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

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

On the move

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Dow hits another record high

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

New name for Aiken facility

Bug may provide business lift

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Housing complex under construction

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Georgetown coach steps down

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Jags shut down Columbus State

Coaches downplay big women's game

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Jackets romp in tuneup

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Lynx ledger

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Additional area news

About Celebrate 2000

Firing of chief stirs ire

Teen romance ends in violence

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Suspect's charges reduced

Graham to play key role at trial

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Family has wish fulfilled

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Across the area

Georgia facing downside of growth

Water to be high priority for legislators

City's new first lady carves role

Labor movements marked 1903

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Annexation effort would face struggle

New plant may aid economy

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Governor's race at top for expense

Executed woman gets grave marker

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Officials predict 'quiet' session

University's race standards illegal

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

South Carolina executes killer

Doctor is sued

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Many visit governor's mansion

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Pending cases rise again

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

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

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

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

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Falcons' secondary plays big

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Dynamic duo

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Underdog Cards need some luck

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Linda Jones

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mr. William Heard III

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Leo Rowland

Travis Washington

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Ms. Betty Franks

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mr. Fred Royal

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mr. Carey Doolittle

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IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

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

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Storkson wins first career title

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Resignations prompt new questions

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Two executives blamed for scandal


Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Weddings are not business events


Glasser's book earning raves

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Freedom achieved with faith

Best selling books

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

In Sicily, food means love

Church bulletin

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Fine arts calendar

Inspirational persuasion

Glasser's book earning raves

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

Just what's worth fixing?

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

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

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

Pet owners begin online shopping

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Digital smoking

Rings around distant stars suggest planets


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