In Iraq, groceries cost fistfuls of cash

Study: Area has most affordable housing

Herman retires from Morris

Russians hope for more loans

Record year for soybeans

Small funeral homes allowed to unite to buy cheaper caskets

Stocks dip as investors take profits

Project brings area together

Regulators fine brokers for alleged price-fixing

Brazil's Central Bank head resignation rollicks world markets

Advertising gamble starting to pay off

Morris promotes executives

Starbucks sets sights on converting China to coffee

U.S. warns Japan about steel dumping

Lucent in pact to buy Ascend for $18.7 billion in stock

Rubin says despite challenges, markets have calmed 'in many ways'

Oil prices rise as Midwest cold continues

Russians likely to default on more loans

Additional business news

Additional business news

Cigarette firms Rothmans, BAT announce merger

International Paper profits hurt by Asia's economy

Airport tax increase proposed

Tire strike enters fifth month

U.S. Battery plant in Evans still planned

Pagination system coming to several Morris newspapers

Theater company Livent hit with indictment, lawsuit

Producer prices decline in 1998

Nasdaq rallies to record high; Dow finishes lower

Dollar's decline worries Japan more than U.S.

Wall Street shaken by Brazil's currency woes

Diller wants to make movies again

College notes: Gamecocks to get Butler's Aubrey

Jags' Franklin player of week for second time

Lions top Wolverines

Rolling Jaguars hit road

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 12
In 1971, the first two cadaver kidney transfers were done at Medical College of Georgia.

Dates of the Millennium: January 13
In 1865, Most destructive flood since 1853. Whole town of Hamburg flooded as well as southern and southwestern portions of Augusta.

South slowly losing its identity
HARDEEVILLE, S.C. -- Henry Ingram does not cotton to Yankees. He has, in fact, taken legal steps at the Jasper County Courthouse to ensure that no Yankee can ever trespass on or purchase his Delta Plantation, a 1,700-acre abandoned rice farm filled with water turkeys, snowy egrets, moss-draped oaks, slave-built roads and the ghosts of Union Gen. William T. Sherman's march to the sea.

Lake created in canal project
Once a tourist attraction complete with a zoo, amusement park and private club, Lake Olmstead is the legacy of an 1870 project to enlarge Augusta Canal.

Testaments to Tubman charity fill Augusta
It was 1836, and Emily Tubman was suddenly a widow.

Is the South really dying?
What sort of South will emerge from all of these newcomers, all of these changes -- indeed, whether the South is dying -- is a subject that may always fascinate Southerners, who love to contemplate such things.

Isaac leads Lions

Josey beats Butler in fight-delayed game

Lady Dogs, Knights triumph

Gretzky to play in 18th all-star game

Lynx push for better time slot

South slowly losing its identity

Prosecution to rebut testimony on death

Ex-fort leader 83, dies

Nielsen reflects on work

North Augusta downtown development plan outlined

Preparing for the Futurity

Hearings: School chief calls plant scare minor

Emergency communication bid gets OK

Lake created in canal project

Teachers explore alternatives

MCG pharmacy gets political backing

Man, two children killed in car crash

Dates of the millennium - January 12

Barnes sworn in

Answering the call

Dates of the Millennium: January 13

Is the South really dying?

Schools to seek joint research

Water equipment buy planned

Husband gives wife a lesson

Across the area

School, well spared from road widening

GOP senators accuse Taylor of partisan retribution

Board starts effort to bolster growth around SRS

Remnants of history

Barnes forbids gifts to most state workers

Appeals hearings finished

New riverfront hotel plan receives HUD approval

Justices refuse appeals of 2 death row inmates

Beasley calls for poker money

Council honors director

State regent says race standards old

Testaments to Tubman charity fill Augusta

Across the area

Aiken man gets highest honor for state's residents

Confusion reigns as NBA facilities open

Jordan will be back

Nobody can sell like Mike

Remembering Jordan, the one and only

Same old Bulls -- only no Michael Jordan

Jordan's departure comes at bad time for NBA

Jordan was "Cleveland's assassin"

Bulls players wait for Jordans words

Walking away is toughest play

Subpoena sent to the NBA

Jordan's retirement hits like a winter's blast

Tuggle's patience pays off

Packers on racial vanguard with new coach

NFL coaching carousel continues

Browns prioritize: First a coach, then maybe a Couch

Cardinals vow return to playoffs

Replay catches Chelios in crease

Anderson ready for Vikings

Tough task ahead for Brooks

Die-hard fans enjoy remarkable season

Dolphins: Wait 'til next year?

Vikings like using Palmer on offense

Falcons notes: Falcons respect Vikings success

Vikings dome-field advantage a headache for opponents

Mr. William Shockley

Mr. Don Holley

Mrs. Maude Linnenkohl

Mrs. Alverna McAllister

Mrs. Dorothy Cranford

Mrs. Helen Carroll

Mrs. Virginia Ryals

Mr. James Faulkner

Mrs. JoAnn Waid

Mr. George Forrest

Mr. Samuel Wilson

Mr. Cleveland Johnson Jr.

Mr. Herman Handy

Mrs. Mandy Ervin

Mrs. Anneliese Fields

Ms. Lillian Griffin

Mrs. Kella Johnson

Mr. William Stone

Mrs. Christine Mack

Mrs. Lizzie Mae Gaston

Mrs. Bonnie Thomas

Mr. Emmett Scott

Mr. Carl George

Mrs. Jeanette Price

Mrs. Mamie Sikes

Mr. Ivy Johnson

Mr. Elijah Jenkins

Mr. Jerrell Handy

Mr. C. Roger Zeigler

Mrs. Virginia Humes

Mr. William Shupe

NBA in big trouble 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes footprints have been discounted 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Applauds columnist's view on censure 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Decries `Barney' cast for drinking 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Scathes letter as 'blasphemy' 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Education governor? 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Applauds Bulldog's athletic spirit 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

UGA: keep it equal 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps loss of U.S. technology to China 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Good compromise 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Attacks editor for running letters 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails critics of the judging of Clinton 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks outrage over pharmacy closing 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Imagines possible Clinton 'testimony' 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Values the role of NPs in health care 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blast comparison of Clinton, Christ 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Tennis notes: Rios, Rafter lose

Overtime: Seawell begins career on PGA Tour

McGwire's No. 70 headlines auction

Overtime: Womack gets big pay hike

Duval on a quick ascent to the top of golf

Finnish IOC members denies wrongdoing

Botha hopes to prove he's been miscast

Marlins sale scheduled for approval

Holder: 2002 Winter Games could be in jeopardy

Another American goalie tries to make it in England

Baseball notes: Yankees coaches rehired

AmericaOne in the water off Auckland

O'Meara: Garcia not quite as advanced as Tiger

Bivins, Arum top list of boxing hall's 10th anniversary class

Tyson still feels like a champ

Fruit of her labors

Off the Wall: Mid-life heaven is a feast

Sales circulars not always offered at stores

Drink milk, keep your colon healthy


CBS tries to clone its most successful program

Nailing the look

Lime juice adds zest to tortilla soup

Cable special focuses on Bacall

French surgeon gave patient AIDS virus

Quick cooking: Mediterranean flair

Scientists discovering benefits of humor in medicine

Vita-mania: Americans turning to vitamins, minerals

Mirror mirror

Small portions

There's lots of bugs in dog and cat bites

People's pharmacy

Health capsules: SIDS declining

Age old questions

Health and fitness calendar

Travolta's 'Civil Action' scores at slow-starting box office

Doctors, patients feel pull of magnets

Eat for life

Senior calendar

Audio best

Net chat: Anthony Edwards

Millennium Generation new kids on the block

Xtreme calendar

The big screen

Internal clocks have wake-up setting

8-week-old baby gets layer of artificial skin

Knots sites can entangle

Utilities foresee minimal impact from Y2K

'Extra Life' draws portrait of Atari generation

Software lets kids just putter around

1998 was hottest year on record, researchers say

Microsoft says it doesn't wield monopoly power

Disney, Infoseek launch new rival

Japan's probe to Mars delayed

Judge asks about Microsoft price strategy for Windows

Bird's extinction in the hands of Man