SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Dow hits another record high

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Germany's unemployment rises again

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

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

Housing complex under construction

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Hog producers to get $50 million

Banks get ready for Y2K

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

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Gas company lowers rates

Bug may provide business lift

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

On the move

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

New name for Aiken facility

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Georgetown coach steps down

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Coaches downplay big women's game

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Jags shut down Columbus State

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Lynx ledger

Labor movements marked 1903

Georgia facing downside of growth

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Additional area news

New plant may aid economy

Water to be high priority for legislators

Annexation effort would face struggle

South Carolina executes killer

Family has wish fulfilled

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Suspect's charges reduced

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Graham to play key role at trial

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

About Celebrate 2000

Executed woman gets grave marker

Pending cases rise again

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

City's new first lady carves role

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Across the area

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Many visit governor's mansion

University's race standards illegal

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Doctor is sued

Governor's race at top for expense

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Firing of chief stirs ire

Junk mail defies all reasoning

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Teen romance ends in violence

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Falcons' secondary plays big

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Dynamic duo

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Underdog Cards need some luck

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

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

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

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Travis Washington

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Ms. Darlene Ray

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Ms. Betty Franks

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mr. William Heard III

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mr. Edward Johnson

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Assails editorial on indigent funds 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Stop high-tech transfers! 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Appalling 1-cent shortage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Let's hear it for... 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

Faults Corps' approach to damage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Scathes 'radical' Clinton supporter 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Storkson wins first career title

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure


Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Two executives blamed for scandal

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Resignations prompt new questions

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

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

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

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

Church bulletin

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Glasser's book earning raves

Just what's worth fixing?

Fine arts calendar

Weddings are not business events

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Freedom achieved with faith

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

Stone Street Press makes books by hand


Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Inspirational persuasion

In Sicily, food means love

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Glasser's book earning raves

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Best selling books

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

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

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities

Pet owners begin online shopping

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Digital smoking

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities