Nasdaq at new high

NAFTA currency unlikely

Vermont utility, home generator in tussle

BankAmerica reports fourth quarter loss

Brazil woes apt to harm automakers

Brazil's Senate passes key austerity measure

Two Japanese banks tentatively agree to merge

A penny for your thoughts, not letters

Brazil vows to drive ahead with reforms

Clinton proposes to use budget surpluses to preserve Social Security

Study: Super Bowl could be super bust for host city

Dean: State can expect good economic growth

Atlanta Bread Co. a big hit in Augusta

Mall owners negotiate sale

Government spent $866 million on worker complaints

Maryland tops Georgia Tech

Jags, Pacers to renew rivalry

Auburn-Kentucky an unexpected showdown

Lady Bulldogs top Georgia Tech

Wildcats stopped by Paine defense

Injury knocks Pacer's duo down to one

New Mexico St. dominates New Mexico

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope
Complaints about traffic congestion. Alarm about urban infrastructure needs. Deploring a negative, divisive political campaign. Those topics, found in the Georgia news media in recent weeks, can also be unearthed from the news pages of 1900, demonstrating that some things haven't changed much from the beginning of the 20th century to its final year.

Dates of the Millennium - January 19
On this date in 1793 , Augusta's Female Academy opened with spelling, writing, English and French, grammar, reading, arithmetic and geography... in 1809, author Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston

Argument over start of the century is nothing new
The year 1900 began in Georgia with ice and snow sweeping much of the state, along with a debate about whether the year marked the beginning of a new century or the last year of an old one.

Centenarians have seen it all
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Ann Drake reaches back -- to a time before airplanes traversed the skies or automobiles crowded the roads, to a time before penicillin or communism or plastic toys.

Dates of the Millennium - January 20
On this day in 1981, Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reagan.

Butler handles Lakeside

Hancock holds off Harlem

North Augusta continues winning streak

Thomson needs OT to turn back Burke

Lynx are warriors on road

Lynx stop skid

Building OKs get costlier

U.S. funds should aid care center

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope

Retirement magazine touts Augusta

Events to honor Lee, Jackson

Georgia educator to compete for national teacher award

King service questions progress

City expands water system

Sheriff's operator dismissed

A day by the pond

Officials seek arson tips through billboards

Victim remains critical

Service: King's son urged kindness

Dates of the Millennium - January 19

Council drops video poker law

Hodges' budget to focus on education spending

Chancellor opposes pharmacy closing

NAACP honors leaders

Lobbyists give to agreeable officials

Church arsons investigated

'Cold' not same for everyone

Dates of the Millennium - January 20

Centenarians have seen it all

Testimony begins in suit against county

Across the area

Across the area

Argument over start of the century is nothing new

Mayor backs new symbol

McIntyre discusses city job with Young

Area harkens to rights leader's legacy

Settlement will take another day

Rodman retiring, maybe

Pippen traded by Bulls

A big retirement, more rumors and another delay

Broncos defense doesn't give ground

Super Bowl tickets costly

NFL changes plans after Falcons win

Policy meets with Shaw, says Billick didn't fit

Move over Otto Graham, Big Dawg's in the hall

Falcons having a magical season

Super Bowl security a top secret affair

Shock of failure sticks with Vikings on morning after

Reeves does lonely dance

For Elway, last home game ended perfectly

Parcells flashes back to '85 playoff loss

Bennett back to try again for Super Bowl ring

Falcons souvenirs are scooped up

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Mrs. Winifred Skelton

Mrs. Thetis Odom

Mrs. Dolly Weeks

Mr. Everett Dorch Sr.

Mrs. Georgia Davis

Mrs. Mauree Johnson

Mr. Curtis Patterson Sr.

Mrs. Mary Everhart

Mrs. Mary Adamson

Ms. Helen Rybowicz

Mrs. Donna Wallace

Ms. Patricia Milikin

Ms. Marie Lockett

Mrs. Bertie Burke

Mr. Geddings Heath

Mrs. Estelle Davis

Mr. Harvey Schultz

Mrs. Ruth Cleckley

Mr. Johnny Pinkston Sr.

Mr. Warren Stickney

Mr. L. Raymond Chambers

Mrs. Edith Hatcher

Mr. Charles Ivey Jr.

Ms. Elizabeth Rice

Mr. Kelly Salter

Mrs. Margaret Bragg

Mr. George Cox

Mrs. Paula Farmer

Mr. George Carter

Mrs. Winnie Seays

Mrs. Annie Beasley

Mrs. Marian Brown

Mr. Wiley Irick

Mrs. Margaret Shealy

Mr. Willie Frazier

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Mr. James Collins

Mrs. Olian Mathis

Mr. James Gordon

Mrs. Mamie Seays

Mr. John Hooks

Mr. Gerald Newman

Mr. Joseph Grant

Mrs. Ruth Swearingen

Mr. Ralph Figarola

Mrs. Alma Reason

Mrs. Dorothy Smith

Mr. Byant Steven Neal

Claims `justice' of past was better 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says SunTrust nearly ready for Y2K 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams new school for Fort Gordon 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

What a quirk 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Worried White House 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes wrong approach to the Bible 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rebukes media for blaming the GOP 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Book 'im, Bill! 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims SRS workers' morale `dead' 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Celebration honors the memory of Scotland's poet 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits scant coverage of celebration 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments abortion `continues to kill' 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

No witnesses? 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Programs offer hope for abused, neglected children 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

The Falcons soar 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes dangers of school bus stop 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Poker bill a sellout 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Charges `vendetta' sexually motivated 011999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welsh may return to coach Thomson

Reaching for it

Tigers name baseball first female groundskeeper

Cuba vs. Orioles: not just yet

DiMaggio released from hospital

Overtime: Baseball's arbitration season begins

Welsh makes return to Thomson

Korda gets Australian Open win

Federal grand jury to begin hearing testimony in Salt Lake case

Critics pressing Utah leaders on Olympic debt issue

Fans, family gather for Ali's 57th birthday

Small portions

Eat for life

Mysterious stranger leaves roses, cognac on macabre poet's grave

Gibson, Sawyer take 'GMA' reins

Senior calendar

Midseason TV successes prove there may be a better way

'The PJs' raising howls in black community

Barber shop treasures

PBS show explores extreme nature of Soviet state

Age old questions

Vitamin-taking complicated

Banana cream pie gets a twist

Off the Wall: Capitalism is adventure for Sweetie

Cornbread recipe comes with baggage

Sumptuous soup

Veggie quesadillas a great game day treats


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Study: New weight-loss drug helped obese lose weight

Intel will build chips with security capabilities

`Master cell' exempt from U.S. ban on embryo research

Northern ozone thinning could pose threat

Digital format PBS Kids Channel to debut

Heart-burning operation proves safe and effective

Internet porn law headed back to the courts

AOL pulls thesaurus over synonyms for 'homosexual'

SRS may ship radioactive waste off site soon

Placing bets on digital bits

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

Pluto may be demoted

USDA setting up gene research center at Cornell

Cyberspace mania gives Wall Street pause

FCC considering plan to boost high-speed phone service.

New blue laser to be unveiled

Some internet companies have vast earning potential

At Home Corp. to buy Excite

Rocket scientist behind high-tech water gun line

Delta imposing fee for non-web transactions

Eye-catching headlights a glimpse of automotive future


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