In Iraq, groceries cost fistfuls of cash

Starbucks sets sights on converting China to coffee

Stocks dip as investors take profits

Russians hope for more loans

Cigarette firms Rothmans, BAT announce merger

Small funeral homes allowed to unite to buy cheaper caskets

U.S. Battery plant in Evans still planned

Diller wants to make movies again

Theater company Livent hit with indictment, lawsuit

Project brings area together

Additional business news

U.S. warns Japan about steel dumping

Study: Area has most affordable housing

Brazil's Central Bank head resignation rollicks world markets

Wall Street shaken by Brazil's currency woes

Russians likely to default on more loans

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

Additional business news

Record year for soybeans

International Paper profits hurt by Asia's economy

Oil prices rise as Midwest cold continues

Tire strike enters fifth month

Herman retires from Morris

Morris promotes executives

Regulators fine brokers for alleged price-fixing

Advertising gamble starting to pay off

Nasdaq rallies to record high; Dow finishes lower

Pagination system coming to several Morris newspapers

Airport tax increase proposed

Producer prices decline in 1998

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

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

College notes: Gamecocks to get Butler's Aubrey

Lions top Wolverines

Jags' Franklin player of week for second time

Rolling Jaguars hit road

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

Lady Dogs, Knights triumph

Josey beats Butler in fight-delayed game

Gretzky to play in 18th all-star game

Lynx push for better time slot

Testaments to Tubman charity fill Augusta

GOP senators accuse Taylor of partisan retribution

New riverfront hotel plan receives HUD approval

Dates of the Millennium: January 13

Husband gives wife a lesson

Beasley calls for poker money

Hearings: School chief calls plant scare minor

School, well spared from road widening

Board starts effort to bolster growth around SRS

Man, two children killed in car crash

Water equipment buy planned

Dates of the millennium - January 12

Across the area

North Augusta downtown development plan outlined

Answering the call

MCG pharmacy gets political backing

Is the South really dying?

Teachers explore alternatives

Barnes forbids gifts to most state workers

Across the area

Schools to seek joint research

Aiken man gets highest honor for state's residents

Ex-fort leader 83, dies

Remnants of history

Lake created in canal project

Appeals hearings finished

Prosecution to rebut testimony on death

Justices refuse appeals of 2 death row inmates

Nielsen reflects on work

Emergency communication bid gets OK

South slowly losing its identity

Barnes sworn in

Preparing for the Futurity

State regent says race standards old

Council honors director

Remembering Jordan, the one and only

Jordan's retirement hits like a winter's blast

Jordan will be back

Jordan was "Cleveland's assassin"

Walking away is toughest play

Subpoena sent to the NBA

Nobody can sell like Mike

Bulls players wait for Jordans words

Confusion reigns as NBA facilities open

Jordan's departure comes at bad time for NBA

Same old Bulls -- only no Michael Jordan

Anderson ready for Vikings

Packers on racial vanguard with new coach

Die-hard fans enjoy remarkable season

Vikings like using Palmer on offense

Falcons notes: Falcons respect Vikings success

Browns prioritize: First a coach, then maybe a Couch

NFL coaching carousel continues

Replay catches Chelios in crease

Vikings dome-field advantage a headache for opponents

Tough task ahead for Brooks

Cardinals vow return to playoffs

Dolphins: Wait 'til next year?

Tuggle's patience pays off

Mrs. Mandy Ervin

Mr. William Shupe

Mrs. Anneliese Fields

Mrs. Lizzie Mae Gaston

Mrs. Kella Johnson

Mr. Jerrell Handy

Mr. C. Roger Zeigler

Mrs. Christine Mack

Mrs. Virginia Ryals

Ms. Lillian Griffin

Mr. Elijah Jenkins

Mr. Ivy Johnson

Mr. Cleveland Johnson Jr.

Mrs. Virginia Humes

Mrs. Mamie Sikes

Mrs. Jeanette Price

Mr. Carl George

Mrs. Maude Linnenkohl

Mr. Emmett Scott

Mrs. JoAnn Waid

Mr. William Shockley

Mrs. Bonnie Thomas

Mr. William Stone

Mr. Don Holley

Mr. George Forrest

Mrs. Dorothy Cranford

Mrs. Alverna McAllister

Mr. Herman Handy

Mrs. Helen Carroll

Mr. James Faulkner

Mr. Samuel Wilson

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

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

Attacks editor for running letters 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

NBA in big trouble 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Good compromise 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks outrage over pharmacy closing 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Scathes letter as 'blasphemy' 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes footprints have been discounted 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Imagines possible Clinton 'testimony' 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

UGA: keep it equal 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blast comparison of Clinton, Christ 011399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Applauds Bulldog's athletic spirit 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Education governor? 011299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Marlins sale scheduled for approval

Overtime: Seawell begins career on PGA Tour

Overtime: Womack gets big pay hike

Holder: 2002 Winter Games could be in jeopardy

Baseball notes: Yankees coaches rehired

McGwire's No. 70 headlines auction

Finnish IOC members denies wrongdoing

Botha hopes to prove he's been miscast

O'Meara: Garcia not quite as advanced as Tiger

Tennis notes: Rios, Rafter lose

Another American goalie tries to make it in England

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

Duval on a quick ascent to the top of golf

AmericaOne in the water off Auckland

Tyson still feels like a champ

Lime juice adds zest to tortilla soup

Off the Wall: Mid-life heaven is a feast

CBS tries to clone its most successful program

Senior calendar

Doctors, patients feel pull of magnets

Health capsules: SIDS declining

Fruit of her labors

Vita-mania: Americans turning to vitamins, minerals

Drink milk, keep your colon healthy

There's lots of bugs in dog and cat bites

Cable special focuses on Bacall

Mirror mirror

Small portions

French surgeon gave patient AIDS virus

Sales circulars not always offered at stores

Nailing the look

Health and fitness calendar

Age old questions

Eat for life

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

Quick cooking: Mediterranean flair

People's pharmacy

Scientists discovering benefits of humor in medicine


The big screen

Audio best

Xtreme calendar

Net chat: Anthony Edwards

Millennium Generation new kids on the block

Japan's probe to Mars delayed

Utilities foresee minimal impact from Y2K

8-week-old baby gets layer of artificial skin

Knots sites can entangle

Judge asks about Microsoft price strategy for Windows

1998 was hottest year on record, researchers say

Disney, Infoseek launch new rival

Internal clocks have wake-up setting

Microsoft says it doesn't wield monopoly power

Bird's extinction in the hands of Man

Software lets kids just putter around

'Extra Life' draws portrait of Atari generation