Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

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

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Hog producers to get $50 million

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

Banks get ready for Y2K

On the move

Housing complex under construction

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

New name for Aiken facility

Dow hits another record high

Gas company lowers rates

Germany's unemployment rises again

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

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Georgetown coach steps down

Coaches downplay big women's game

Jags shut down Columbus State

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Lynx ledger

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Dates of the millennium: January 9

South Carolina executes killer

Water to be high priority for legislators

City's new first lady carves role

Georgia facing downside of growth

Annexation effort would face struggle

Executed woman gets grave marker

Additional area news

About Celebrate 2000

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Across the area

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Teen romance ends in violence

Family has wish fulfilled

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

University's race standards illegal

Proposal catches faculty unaware

New plant may aid economy

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Firing of chief stirs ire

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Pending cases rise again

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Labor movements marked 1903

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Many visit governor's mansion

Graham to play key role at trial

Doctor is sued

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Suspect's charges reduced

Governor's race at top for expense

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Falcons' secondary plays big

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

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

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Ms. Betty Franks

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mr. Edward Johnson

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Travis Washington

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Linda Jones

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mr. Elbert Randall

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Appalling 1-cent shortage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Stop high-tech transfers! 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

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

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Resignations prompt new questions

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Lowther to get U.S. title shot


Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Storkson wins first career title

Two executives blamed for scandal

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Glasser's book earning raves

Inspirational persuasion

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Church bulletin

Just what's worth fixing?

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Weddings are not business events

Best selling books

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball


Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

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

Freedom achieved with faith

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

In Sicily, food means love

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

Glasser's book earning raves

Fine arts calendar

Digital smoking

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Pet owners begin online shopping

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Web suicide sites worry Japan

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

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities


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