Business briefs: Vagovic opens new location

Montgomery Ward to close 39 stores

A dial-around or runaround?

Russia's prime minister tries to build confidence

Business calendar: Workshops to explore investing

Oscar Mayer recalls deli meat

Vodafone wins bidding war for AirTouch

Failure of state-run Chinese trust rattles banks, investors

Report: Calamity offers economic opportunities

Fox station changes hands

Local mill doing gigantic business

New Fox chief wants more than cartoons, crashes

Celebs make sales pitches on telephone

Pork producers say prices don't reflect theirs

On the move

Industrial output slows in 1998 but looks better

Yeltsin orders Primakov to report on overdue salaries

Countries push for exchange rate controls

EU, Asian ministers call for exchange stability

Major change in IRAs, 401(k) plans proposed

Group's funding plan OK'd

Currency down, markets up in Brazil

Area plant conversion brings job

Bulldogs fall to Razorbacks

ASU gives coach a present

Jackets show some heart against Wake

Lander looms large for Jags

Ankle injury jeopardizes Moore's play

Even Collier can't escape Tech's woes

Even on an off day, Duke routs Seminoles

Top 25: No. 1 UConn has no trouble with Panthers

Paine rallies, beats Rams in OT

Aiken Tech is edged by Reinhardt

Dates of the Millennium - January 17
On this day in 1849, ground was broken on the second level of the Augusta Canal...convicted murderer Gary Gilmore, 36, was shot by a firing squad at Utah State Prison in the first U.S. execution in a decade.

Holy Trinity formed to continue Catholic mission in Augusta
It seems fitting that a church with the word Trinity in its name was formed from three parishes.

Teddy Roosevelt won second term in 1904
1904 saw Theodore Roosevelt elected to a second term in office after defeating Democrat Alton B. Parker.

Shootings spur revolution in Russia in 1905
In January 1905, the shootings of more than 1,000 workers who had marched peacefully to Czar Nicholas II's winter palace led to the 1905 Russian Revolution.

Walker's fiery oratory inspired blacks
Augusta's C.T. Walker boldly denounced the second-class status of America's blacks decades before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. or Malcolm X were born.

Dates of the Millennium
On this day in 1859, Dr. George Newton left estate valued at $150,000 or more to Augusta Orphan Asylum.

Jackets edge South Aiken

Butler tops Evans

Williams, Randall lead Barnwell to win

Admirals coach charged with assault and battery

Lynx drop to third place after loss

Lynx rally falls short again

NHL notes: Olympics aren't dead for NHL

Lynx ledger

NHL veterans become comeback kids

ECHL All-Star Game to be played in Greenville

State nears end of chemical release probe

Measure to shield teachers proposed

Thurmond has role on committee

Two casino boat owners hire lobbyists to fight opposition

Teen identified as California slaying suspect

Farmer eyes goat meat trend

Measures try to stop company

Firefighters' walkout concerns council

Mayor focuses on play

Senator proposes bill to cut down on police chases

Dates of the Millennium

Shootings spur revolution in Russia in 1905

Jury convicts three in Barnwell slaying

Jury finds former chemical company officials guilty of polluting

State officials uncover lost slave cemetery

Fort Gordon's school attracts more airmen

Budding funeral director signals industry change

Dates of the Millennium - January 17

Holy Trinity formed to continue Catholic mission in Augusta

Speaker wants King's dream back

Official: City did not pay

Additional area news

Company will build hospital

Walker's fiery oratory inspired blacks

Suspect has new attorney

Old riddle has simple solution

Controversial bill slated

Tour boat's design presents challenges

Teddy Roosevelt won second term in 1904

Census rehearsal headcount completed in Columbia area

Pupil fulfills movie wish

Three-time murderer slated to die

Keeping the dream alive

Graham pleads case against Clinton

EPD ultimatum fails to alter panel's plan

Fort Sumter has preservation woes

Getting in the swing of things

Green quietly nears another breakthrough

Augusta's Evans finds new jungle

Smash or flash?

Glenn unlikely to play Sunday

Parcells, Shanahan have track records

New era for Cunningham

Elway's legacy: Mile High magic

Falcons notes: Fans greet Falcons before trip

Jets are no strangers to pressure-packed games

Falcons' founder misses turnaround

Neither rain, nor snow, nor sleet ...

Mrs. Claretha Norris

Mrs. Ruth Byrd

Mr. J.P. Morgan

Mrs. Sallie Thompson

Mr. Walter Toomer

Mr. Luther Wood

Mrs. Mary Davis

Mrs. Guinell Ross

Mrs. Ogle Corley

Miss Agnes Hunley

Ms. Zulean Smith

Mr. Patrick Carr

Mr. Gene Skelton

Mr. Ernest Flowers Sr.

Mr. Cecil White

Mr. Jason Sizemore

Niesha Priester

Mrs. Mary Adamson

Shaunette Phelps

Miss Mabel Screws

Ms. Mary Stewart

Mrs. Norma Duhamel

Mr. David Fleming

Mrs. Teresa Lynn

Mrs. Virginia Hammond

Mrs. Jewell Crawford

Mrs. Margaret Medlin

Mrs. Clara Nixon

Mr. George Rivers

Ms. Billie Moore

Mrs. Ethel Calhoun

Mr. Norman Boynton

Mrs. Ann Hatch

Mr. James Padgett Jr.

Mrs. Lucille Adkinson

Mr. Colman Cockrell

Mrs. Marie Etheridge

Mr. James Holloway

Mr. Frank Duncan

Mrs. Everene Ingram

Mrs. Rose Allen

Declares censure belies justice 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Disagrees unions barrier to teacher 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Americans move closer to edge of euthanasia 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports Aiken policeman in incident 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Shocked at Clinton, Jesus comparison 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Disputes 'unholy' comparison 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seek fire servicecharge on tax bill 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Taylor turning Ga. Senate into partisan arena 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hails addition of Christian channel 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Adds Ledo to prayer list 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Explains profits are in the labels 011699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails comparison of Clinton, Christ 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asks lawmakers to set politics aside 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Responds to Clinton, Jesus comparison 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sleeps better with statesman in Senate 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

The right honoree 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs removing 'disruptive' students 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants smokers to quit and eliminate U.S. tax revenue 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Corps delay in storm cleanup 011799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Americans sweep halfpipe events

Webb gets game going

Jackson man stays on target with his rifles

IOC to hold emergency meeting

Tyson stops Botha in 5th

Overtime: Juniors begin Mayor's Cup tennis play

Bartow angler $100,000 richer

Chamblee leading Sony by a shaky two strokes

Rey-Bellet wins downhill, Super-G to make history

Kines named assistant coach

Overtime: 10,000 attend No. 1 GymDogs win over Tide

Hendrick returns to top of team

Carrollton's Brown is at top of list

Tyson thinks he knows enough about Botha

Parade of Champions centerpiece at Futurity

Mysteries and intrigue Down Under on eve of Australian Open

Kjus extends lead in downill standings with 3rd win

'Two Visions' offers two versions of Anglicanism

Church bulletin

Same-sex blessings have United Methodist Church aboil

Opposition to change surprised proponent

Half century age difference gives Carter, grandson common bond

Actors need a lot more than inspiration

Remains may be from old civilization

Honoring the dream

London company bringing 'Die Fledermaus' to Aiken

Voice of Bob the Tomato

The tree is symbol of God's gifts

Putting faith in words

Clergy make end run around Super Bowl squeeze

Putting faith in words

Multiplying the talents

Religion briefs: Actors to act like Mormons

Honoring the dream

Best selling books

Fine arts calendar

Dolinar on computers: Online, you can go home again

What's hot: New items of interest

FDA approves new drug for painful leg condition

Online brokers struggle to stay afloat in Internet trading flood

Apple's success can't be overstated

Man calls 911, confesses to killing family over Internet affair

Personal home pages retain power, passion

Scientists to study nuclear accident site

Websightings: Hot spots on the Net

CDC: Death toll rises to 9 in bacterial outbreak

Disease resulted in death


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