Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

Germany's unemployment rises again

Gas company lowers rates

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

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

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

On the move

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

New name for Aiken facility

Banks get ready for Y2K

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

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

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Bug may provide business lift

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Housing complex under construction

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

Dow hits another record high

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Hog producers to get $50 million

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Jags shut down Columbus State

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Coaches downplay big women's game

Georgetown coach steps down

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Lynx ledger

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Many visit governor's mansion

Labor movements marked 1903

Additional area news

Annexation effort would face struggle

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

New plant may aid economy

Georgia facing downside of growth

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Across the area

Teen romance ends in violence

South Carolina executes killer

Suspect's charges reduced

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Graham to play key role at trial

Proposal catches faculty unaware

City's new first lady carves role

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Doctor is sued

Museum project planners fall short on funds

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Dates of the millennium: January 9

About Celebrate 2000

University's race standards illegal

Pending cases rise again

Executed woman gets grave marker

Firing of chief stirs ire

Water to be high priority for legislators

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Governor's race at top for expense

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Family has wish fulfilled

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

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

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Underdog Cards need some luck

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

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Dynamic duo

Falcons' secondary plays big

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Travis Washington

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mr. Fred Royal

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Ms. Betty Franks

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Roy Hayden

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Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame


Storkson wins first career title

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Resignations prompt new questions

Two executives blamed for scandal

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

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race


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

Inspirational persuasion

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Best selling books

Church bulletin

Glasser's book earning raves

Fine arts calendar

In Sicily, food means love

Freedom achieved with faith

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

Glasser's book earning raves

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Weddings are not business events

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

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

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Just what's worth fixing?

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Pet owners begin online shopping

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Digital smoking

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

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped