Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

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

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Gas company lowers rates

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Housing complex under construction

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

On the move

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Bug may provide business lift

Germany's unemployment rises again

Banks get ready for Y2K

New name for Aiken facility

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

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

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Coaches downplay big women's game

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Jags shut down Columbus State

Georgetown coach steps down

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Jackets romp in tuneup

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Lynx ledger

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Graham to play key role at trial

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Dates of the millennium: January 10

City's new first lady carves role

Water to be high priority for legislators

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

About Celebrate 2000

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Annexation effort would face struggle

Pending cases rise again

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Executed woman gets grave marker

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Many visit governor's mansion

Across the area

University's race standards illegal

New plant may aid economy

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Family has wish fulfilled

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Additional area news

Suspect's charges reduced

Firing of chief stirs ire

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Georgia facing downside of growth

Governor's race at top for expense

Officials predict 'quiet' session

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Doctor is sued

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Teen romance ends in violence

South Carolina executes killer

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Labor movements marked 1903

Museum project planners fall short on funds

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

Underdog Cards need some luck

Falcons' secondary plays big

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Dynamic duo

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

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

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

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Ms. Betty Franks

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Annie Wren

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Fred Royal

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mr. Edward Johnson

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mrs. Louise Harris

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Travis Washington

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Mrs. Donna Hett

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

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

Storkson wins first career title

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations


Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Berra Museum to show Yankees World Series trophy

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Resignations prompt new questions

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Phone company withholding Olympic money

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Two executives blamed for scandal

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

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

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

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Best selling books

In Sicily, food means love

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Freedom achieved with faith

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Church bulletin

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Inspirational persuasion

Fine arts calendar

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

Weddings are not business events

Glasser's book earning raves

Just what's worth fixing?

Glasser's book earning raves


Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Pet owners begin online shopping

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

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Digital smoking

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities