Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Housing complex under construction

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Banks get ready for Y2K

On the move

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

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

Bug may provide business lift

Dow hits another record high

Insurance companies clamp down on dog bite coverage

Disney orders return of new 'Rescuers' video

SunCom to offer digital wireless phone service

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

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

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Germany's unemployment rises again

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

New name for Aiken facility

Gas company lowers rates

Hog producers to get $50 million

Financial experts unsure what 1999 markets hold

Three, maybe four QBs will vie to replace Couch

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Jags shut down Columbus State

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

Coaches downplay big women's game

Georgetown coach steps down

ASU fighting for top spot in PBAC

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Walker favors FSU, Kentucky

White scores 20 points in return as Evans wins

Jackets romp in tuneup

Laney's girls in top form vs. Spartans

Lynx ledger

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Robitaille scores 500th NHL career goal

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Roanoke blanks Augusta

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Across the area

About Celebrate 2000

Officials predict 'quiet' session

Annexation effort would face struggle

Danish man alleges jail mistreated him

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Suspect's charges reduced

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Dates of the millennium: January 10

City's new first lady carves role

Proposal catches faculty unaware

Georgia facing downside of growth

Deployed soldiers prepare to return

Firing of chief stirs ire

Doctor is sued

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

New plant may aid economy

Family has wish fulfilled

Labor movements marked 1903

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Water to be high priority for legislators

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Executed woman gets grave marker

Graham to play key role at trial

Many visit governor's mansion

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Teen romance ends in violence

Pending cases rise again

Governor's race at top for expense

University's race standards illegal

Rare breed of duck seen at ponds

Kroc, Jones, among year's notable births

Additional area news

South Carolina executes killer

Almanacs take 2000 in stride

Dates of the millennium: January 9

Chapter soon to decide stance on incident

Museum project planners fall short on funds

MCG to close outpatient pharmacy

Cowens: Hornets ready to start playing

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

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

Falcons playoff preview: The journey begins

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

Home dome may provide Atlanta with edge

Falcons' secondary plays big

Holmgren's search ends with Seattle

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Davis leads Broncos in rout

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Dynamic duo

Broncos wonder why they're big favorites

Falcons, Jets make rare appearances in postseason play

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

Underdog Cards need some luck

Ms. Betty Franks

Mrs. Willie Worley

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Kathryn Osborne

Mr. Roy Hayden

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Ms. Darlene Ray

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Annie Wren

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mrs. Louise Harris

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mrs. Ruby Jackson

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mr. Wilbur Gibson

Mrs. Donna Hett

Miss Elizabeth Vignati

Mr. Fed Greenway

Mr. Elbert Randall

Mr. Carey Doolittle

Mrs. Ruby Boyd

Mr. Fred Royal

Mr. Robert Maxwell Jr.

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Edna Ratterree

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Daisy Haley

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Travis Washington

Mrs. Marie Davis

Mrs. Frances Miller

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mr. Charlie Farmer

Mr. William Heard III

Mrs. Ruth Ryner

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Edward Johnson

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

Let's hear it for... 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Appalling 1-cent shortage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails editorial on indigent funds 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Faults Corps' approach to damage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Stop high-tech transfers! 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Denies impeachment a 'coup d'etat' 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

Praises thoughtfulness of film star 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Scathes 'radical' Clinton supporter 010999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

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

Boxing

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Orioles top tax list at $3.1 million

Fifth Augustan to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Golf notes: Woods believes he can win more than ever

Storkson wins first career title

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Wohlers practicing in Puerto Rico

Two executives blamed for scandal

Tennis roundup: Rafter loses at Hardcourt tournament

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

IOC expresses 'regret' over resignations

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Just what's worth fixing?

Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

In Sicily, food means love

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Glasser's book earning raves

Good Book begins with one really good book, scholar claims

Best selling books

Weddings are not business events

Glasser's book earning raves

Inspirational persuasion

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

'Yerrinbrukliiiiiiiiiiiiin!'

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

Fine arts calendar

Freedom achieved with faith

Church bulletin

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

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

Digital smoking

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

Rings around distant stars suggest planets

Book looks at Internet, electric telegraph similarities

Barnwell landfill space sale dropped

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

Hubble observations lead to increase in galaxy estimate

Web suicide sites worry Japan

Pet owners begin online shopping

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities