Banks get ready for Y2K

On the move

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

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

Bug may provide business lift

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Germany's unemployment rises again

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

New name for Aiken facility

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Hog producers to get $50 million

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Dow hits another record high

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

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

Gas company lowers rates

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Housing complex under construction

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Jags shut down Columbus State

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Georgetown coach steps down

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Coaches downplay big women's game

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Walker favors FSU, Kentucky

Jackets romp in tuneup

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Lynx ledger

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Dates of the millennium: January 9

University's race standards illegal

Annexation effort would face struggle

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

New plant may aid economy

City's new first lady carves role

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Georgia facing downside of growth

Governor's race at top for expense

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Labor movements marked 1903

Teen romance ends in violence

Firing of chief stirs ire

Across the area

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Family has wish fulfilled

South Carolina executes killer

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Graham to play key role at trial

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Water to be high priority for legislators

Doctor is sued

About Celebrate 2000

Suspect's charges reduced

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Pending cases rise again

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Executed woman gets grave marker

Additional area news

Many visit governor's mansion

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Falcons' secondary plays big

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

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

Dynamic duo

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

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

Underdog Cards need some luck

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mrs. Annie Wren

Ms. Betty Franks

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Travis Washington

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Marie Davis

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. Edward Johnson

Notes GOP is for 'law and order' 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

Blasts cartoonas 'revolting and disrespectful' 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

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

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

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Two executives blamed for scandal

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Best selling books

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

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Church bulletin

Weddings are not business events

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Fine arts calendar

Glasser's book earning raves

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Glasser's book earning raves

Just what's worth fixing?


Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

Inspirational persuasion

In Sicily, food means love

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

Freedom achieved with faith

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Digital smoking

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Pet owners begin online shopping

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

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities


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