A penny for your thoughts, not letters

Professor touts diversity

Vermont utility, home generator in tussle

Cable TV company selling its cellular business

Additional business news

Blue chip stocks give up strong gains

BankAmerica reports fourth quarter loss

States to meet on tobacco farmer payments

Real estate building changes hands

Clinton proposes to use budget surpluses to preserve Social Security

Focus on the company, not stock price, may help investments

Dean: State can expect good economic growth

Commercials: Coming soon to a phone near you

Govenmnet investment in stock market seen as bullish

Mall owners negotiate sale

GM: 4th-quarter earnings better than expected

Nasdaq at new high

Meat inspectors find fault with new food safety program

Brazil's Senate passes key austerity measure

Greenspan warns of possible stock decline

Two Japanese banks tentatively agree to merge

Jags, Pacers to renew rivalry

Vanderbilt cruises past sinking South Carolina

Vols shut down Bulldogs

Blue Devils roll past Clemson

Jaguars rout rival Pacers

Connecticut survives scare from Miami

Auburn-Kentucky an unexpected showdown

Maryland tops Georgia Tech

New Mexico St. dominates New Mexico

Impressive play by Augusta State

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.

Dates of the Millennium - January 21
On this day in 1793, during the French Revolution, King Louis XVI, condemned for treason, was executed on the guillotine ...

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.

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.

Italian sculpted statue in 1875
It's probably fitting that upon exiting the News Building on Augusta's Broad Street, one of the first things you'll see is a statue modeled after Confederate soldier Berry Benson.

Butler handles Lakeside

North Augusta continues winning streak

Thomson needs OT to turn back Burke

Hancock holds off Harlem

Panthers top Islanders

Lynx stop skid

Lynx win in overtime

Argument over start of the century is nothing new

Gaming protests arranged

Testimony begins in suit against county

Schools much over budget for substitutes

State must be unified, leader says

Dates of the Millennium - January 21

City expands water system

Chaffee Park changes proposed

Across the area

Student loan defaulters may lose licenses

Holiday leftovers

A day by the pond

Jailed men awarded thousands

Dates of the Millennium - January 20

Sheriff's operator dismissed

Italian sculpted statue in 1875

Georgia educator to compete for national teacher award

None hurt in shooting spree

Area blood supplies at critical low

Building OKs get costlier

Nature groups sue over roads

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope

Retirement magazine touts Augusta

Rules please poker owners

Council delays sheriff's new traffic division

It's all tastefully Italian at Mimmo's Restaurant owner from Milan brings spicy Mediterranean flavors to Augusta

Chancellor opposes pharmacy closing

Organizations unite to help homeless

Classroom boogie

'Cold' not same for everyone

Council drops video poker law

Tenenbaum outlines plans for improving education

Across the area

"VARSITY BLUES"

McDyess chooses Nuggets, Suns plot strategy

NBA's busiest day is here

Rodman retiring, maybe

End of lockout relief for Floyd

A big retirement, more rumors and another delay

Super Bowl's a losing bet for compulsive gamblers

Browns give Palmer a second look

Bennett back to try again for Super Bowl ring

Falcons ride Andersen into Super Bowl

Policy meets with Shaw, says Billick didn't fit

Broncos defense doesn't give ground

Super Bowl security a top secret affair

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

Reeves relives ouster

Falcons notes: Chandler's wife gives birth to a girl

Anheuser-Busch to be lone beer advertiser on Super Bowls through 2002

Mrs. Mamie Seays

Mr. Everett Dorch Sr.

Mr. Leroy McKeller

Mrs. Olian Mathis

Mrs. Edith Hatcher

Mr. George Carter

Mr. Wallis Blume

Mr. David Crawford Jr.

Mrs. Nell Rushing

Mr. Louis Mays

Mr. Gerald Newman

Mr. David Cooper

Mrs. Estelle Davis

Mr. Lyle Hershey

Mrs. Genevieve Ruffino

Mrs. Lillie Lovett

Mr. Daniel Sink

Mrs. Mauree Johnson

Mrs. Inez Dunbar

Mr. John Hooks

Miss Mary Davis

Mr. Byant Steven Neal

Mrs. Margaret Bragg

Mr. Johnny Pinkston Sr.

Ms. Elizabeth Rice

Mr. Joseph Grant

Mrs. Ruth Cleckley

Mrs. Polly Consentino

Mrs. Mary Everhart

Mr. Dennis Hopkins

Mrs. Thetis Odom

Mr. Ralph Figarola

Mrs. Agnes Fain

Mr. George Cox

Mrs. Millie Parker

Mrs. Donna Wallace

Mrs. Margie Green

Mrs. Ruth Swearingen

Mr. David Odom

Mr. Warren Stickney

Mr. Wyman Powers

Mr. L. Raymond Chambers

Mrs. Viola Clark

Mrs. Marian Brown

Mr. Gordon Garner

Mrs. Winnie Seays

Mrs. Paula Farmer

Mrs. Margaret Shealy

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

Says SunTrust nearly ready for Y2K 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams new school for Fort Gordon 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suspects Clinton of `pact with devil' 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Embarrassed Chamber 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

No witnesses? 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes dangers of school bus stop 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

What a quirk 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Book 'im, Bill! 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits scant coverage of celebration 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Hits sports columnist's coverage 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

`Slick Willie' scores 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Huston among Hope leaders

Tigers name baseball first female groundskeeper

Russian government accused of stealing Olympic winnings

Welsh makes return to Thomson

Suddenly, Rafter's on top Down Under

Korda gets Australian Open win

Jordan shows he can still thrill a crowd, hit some shots

Cuba vs. Orioles: not just yet

Federal grand jury to begin hearing testimony in Salt Lake case

Henry begins campaign to win back Marlins fans

Death Valley to be upgraded

Overtime: Baseball's arbitration season begins

Eat for life

Snobs about beer

Probe finds health-care workers don't always wash their hands

Slinky, antibiotics, baby boom mark 1940s stamps

Sumptuous soup

Small portions

HPV test may unlock the door to cancer vaccine

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

Health and fitness calendar

Heading off your personal Y2K bug

When moving, hold on to the memories

'The PJs' raising howls in black community

Strict regimen can counter heart problems

Cornbread recipe comes with baggage

PBS show explores extreme nature of Soviet state

Banana cream pie gets a twist

Health capsules

Veggie quesadillas a great game day treats

Study: No evidence high fiber prevents colon cancer

New blue laser to be unveiled

Study: New weight-loss drug helped obese lose weight

Report: Scientists should alter ethnic groupings

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

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

SRS may ship radioactive waste off site soon

Sotheby's announces Internet auction site

Intel will build chips with security capabilities

Digital format PBS Kids Channel to debut

New blue laser to be unveiled

FCC considering plan to boost high-speed phone service.

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

China imposes two-year sentence in first Internet dissent case

Internet porn law headed back to the courts

Government focuses on where it's most vulnerable

Pluto may be demoted

At Home Corp. to buy Excite

NASA launch of X-ray telescope delayed more than month

Delta imposing fee for non-web transactions

USDA setting up gene research center at Cornell