Banks get ready for Y2K

More states allow triple-digit loan rates

Study: Area housing most affordable in U.S.

On the move

Satellite TV turns to marketing pacts, low-tech antenna

Airport tax increase proposed

Bug may provide business lift

Starbucks sets sights on converting China to coffee

Robert Bratti reshapes Cumberland Pasta for success

Regulators fine brokers for alleged price-fixing

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

In Iraq, groceries cost fistfuls of cash

Coal in West Virginia assailed on many fronts

Merger frenzy expected to continue in 1999

Russia's Tatar republic lurches from boom to bust

Cigarette firms Rothmans, BAT announce merger

Additional business news

Nasdaq rallies to record high; Dow finishes lower

Neuheisel Washington's surprise choice

Bates closes on goal of playing NFL ball

Couch is ready for Cleveland

Coaches downplay big women's game

Jags shut down Columbus State

Lack of drive in end proves costly to Dogs

Umoh seals victory for Lady Tigers

Post-Thompson era begins for Hoyas

No. 2 Tennessee whips No. 1 Connecticut

Florida St. tramples Georgia Tech

Georgia women blast LSU

Youthful Wake hands Clemson 64-61 setback

Arkansas women upend No. 17 Penn State

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.

High court justice left mark on city
Each year the best pupils at Augusta's Lamar Elementary School benefit from a unusual scholarship fund.

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 11
Lillian Russell, the Gibson girl of the 1890s, to appear in Augusta in The First Night in 1910.

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.

Silver Bluff has wealth of history
Silver Bluff, a high cliff on the South Carolina side of the Savannah River about a dozen miles downstream from Augusta, has a rich history of Indian lore, Spanish explorers and pioneer settlers.

Walker favors FSU, Kentucky

Recruiting notes: Prep stars continue visits

Lynx notes: St. Louis plans to sign Obsut

Pride hands Lynx 3rd straight loss

Red Wings win again rival Avalanche

Rangers strike early on Lightning

Caps' Bulis steps up despite injuries

Lynx, hockey prove solid successes in Augusta

Making the play

Corps plans to build new Pee Dee lake

Hunter teaches falcon

Settlement of suit should help out farmers in state

Hearings slated for new school

Family has wish fulfilled

Millionaire to disclose how much he spent to defeat Beasley

Chaos routine in Richmond County Superior Court

Firing of chief stirs ire

Junk mail defies all reasoning

Additional area news

Graham to play key role at trial

Annexation plan draws ire

Dates of the millennium: January 10

Georgia facing downside of growth

Water to be high priority for legislators

Additional area news

About Celebrate 2000

Young to leave little 'downtime'

Teen in alleged suicide pact dies of gunshot wound

Labor movements marked 1903

Pending cases rise again

Barnes to take oath today

Atlanta slow in making 2000 plans

Dates of the millennium - January 11

Executed woman gets grave marker

Home front: Aiken has homemade brew

Many visit governor's mansion

Officials predict 'quiet' session

High court justice left mark on city

Hayes to speak to Aiken Chamber

Legislature may determine mansion's future

City's new first lady carves role

Silver Bluff has wealth of history

Annexation effort would face struggle

Hodges inauguration to be festive

Highest court agrees to hear girl's case

Program advocates abstinence

Crowds show up for care

Graham takes case to people

The MJ watch goes on full alert

Reid emerges as Eagles' top candidate

Redskins sold to Milstein-Snyder group for record price

Falcons ready to test best

Doubters silenced by Denver's performance

Browns interview Falcons' Shell

Analysis: Jaguars' planning unraveled by Jets

'Dirty Birds' make prey of 49ers

Davis is voted NFL's Most Valuable Player

Atlanta triumph announces team's arrival

NFL videotaping players in locker rooms

Falcons' secondary plays big

Vikings outclass Cardinals

Falcons notes: Mathis has a day to remember

Rice reflects on his, 49ers' bittersweet season

Chavous to be tested against Minnesota

Underdog Cards need some luck

Davis leads Broncos in rout

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

Jets surge to whip Jaguars

Mrs. Gladys Gatlin

Mr. William Heard III

Mr. Leo Rowland

Mrs. Inez Trowbridge

Mr. Roy Hayden

Ms. Cynthia Key

Mrs. Mary White

Mrs. Daisy Gragg

Mrs. Leola Jenkins

Mr. John Baldwin Jr.

Mrs. Marie Davis

Ms. Betty Franks

Mr. Wayne Osborn Sr.

Travis Washington

Mr. Twiggs Johnson

Mr. Fed Greenway

Miss Geraldine Lawrence

Ms. Bertha Ivey

Mrs. Alverna McAllister

Mr. Robert Ashley

Mrs. Emmie Carr

Ms. Annie Johnson

Mrs. Linda Jones

Mrs. Frances Huskey

Mr. Guy McCorkle

Mr. William Shockley

Mr. Bernard Dixon Sr.

Mrs. Royce Oatman

Mrs. Amelia R. O'Dell

Mrs. Nezzie McNeely

Mr. Willie Dyches Sr.

Praises enthusiasm of Lynx, fans 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Stop high-tech transfers! 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims telemedicine no threat 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Appalling 1-cent shortage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

The Israeli election 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Defends Malcolm X commemorative 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hopes Senate acts with statesmanship 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers `Augusta hypocrisy awards' 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Faults Corps' approach to damage 011099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Up S.C. speed limit 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Says difference is 'leftist partisanship' 011199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Storkson wins first career title

Record-setting home run baseballs top offerings at sports auction

Ritsma, De Jong European speedskating champions

Sweatman wins Featherlite race

Overtime: This time, Chavous' 300 is 'official'

Overtime: Statesboro dog crowned trials champ

Yankees outfielder undergoes surgical procedure

Duval holds lead in Mercedes

Jones' foe branded a No. 1 embarrassment

Lowther to get U.S. title shot

Boulet breaks four minutes for mile, earns bonus

Payne: Utah Games tarnished

Ex-committee chief says everything on up-and-up

Two executives blamed for scandal

Rodriguez wins third speedskating race

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

Men, dogs pursue raccoon trails at big hunt

Resignations prompt new questions

NCAA presidents lash out at college gambling

Schuttler defeats Henman to win Qatar Open

Short game pays off for Duval

Austrian newcomer Raich beats Maier in giant slalom

Through good and bad, Tyson perseveres

Duval is Mercedes champ

Rodriguez sweeps four races against Canada

Six Georgians hold all-tackle fish records

In Sicily, food means love

'The PJs' draws heated criticism from activists

Best selling books

Just what's worth fixing?

Stone Street Press makes books by hand

Weddings are not business events

Glasser's book earning raves

Fine arts calendar

Glasser's book earning raves

Craftsmen may help fix valuables

Local singer to perform at Carnegie Hall concert

Five guests are honored at annual assembly ball

Fate of Amelia Earhart still a mystery


Software lets parents track kids' Internet activities

Heart attacks and vulnerable plaque

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

Video games: 'Glover' a gripping new title

Online shoppers face hassles with returns

Bundled utility programs a bargain for users

Personal computer replacing car stereo

Videography blends lines between fantasy and reality

Warfare and medicine converge in naming heart condition

The year in preview: From Y2K to DVD

Microsoft prepares testimony in trial

How not to get tangled in web connections