Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Gas company lowers rates

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

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

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

On the move

Germany's unemployment rises again

Bug may provide business lift

New name for Aiken facility

Banks get ready for Y2K

Hog producers to get $50 million

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Dow hits another record high

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Housing complex under construction

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

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

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Jags shut down Columbus State

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Georgetown coach steps down

Coaches downplay big women's game

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

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.

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 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.

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, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Lynx ledger

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Annexation effort would face struggle

Across the area

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Suspect's charges reduced

City's new first lady carves role

Many visit governor's mansion

Georgia facing downside of growth

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Doctor is sued

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Labor movements marked 1903

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Firing of chief stirs ire

Executed woman gets grave marker

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

University's race standards illegal

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

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Graham to play key role at trial

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Dates of the millennium: January 10

New plant may aid economy

Water to be high priority for legislators

Teen romance ends in violence

About Celebrate 2000

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Additional area news

Pending cases rise again

Governor's race at top for expense

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Falcons' secondary plays big

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

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

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Dynamic duo

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

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

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Underdog Cards need some luck

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Mrs. Annie Wren

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Travis Washington

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mr. Leo Rowland

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. Elbert Randall

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Ms. Betty Franks

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. William Heard III

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Scathes 'radical' Clinton supporter 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Praises thoughtfulness of film star 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Boxing

Two executives blamed for scandal

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Storkson wins first career title

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

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

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Resignations prompt new questions

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Glasser's book earning raves

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

'Yerrinbrukliiiiiiiiiiiiin!'

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Glasser's book earning raves

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

In Sicily, food means love

Just what's worth fixing?

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

Freedom achieved with faith

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Church bulletin

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Inspirational persuasion

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

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

Fine arts calendar

Best selling books

Weddings are not business events

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

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

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Pet owners begin online shopping

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Digital smoking

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities