A penny for your thoughts, not letters

Cable TV company selling its cellular business

Meat inspectors find fault with new food safety program

Dean: State can expect good economic growth

Two Japanese banks tentatively agree to merge

Mall owners negotiate sale

Additional business news

BankAmerica reports fourth quarter loss

GM: 4th-quarter earnings better than expected

Nasdaq at new high

Govenmnet investment in stock market seen as bullish

Brazil's Senate passes key austerity measure

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

Blue chip stocks give up strong gains

Commercials: Coming soon to a phone near you

Professor touts diversity

States to meet on tobacco farmer payments

Real estate building changes hands

Clinton proposes to use budget surpluses to preserve Social Security

Greenspan warns of possible stock decline

Vermont utility, home generator in tussle

Auburn-Kentucky an unexpected showdown

Vanderbilt cruises past sinking South Carolina

Jaguars rout rival Pacers

Connecticut survives scare from Miami

New Mexico St. dominates New Mexico

Blue Devils roll past Clemson

Maryland tops Georgia Tech

Impressive play by Augusta State

Vols shut down Bulldogs

Jags, Pacers to renew rivalry

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 ...

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 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.

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.

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.

Hancock holds off Harlem

Thomson needs OT to turn back Burke

Butler handles Lakeside

North Augusta continues winning streak

Lynx stop skid

Lynx win in overtime

Panthers top Islanders

Georgia educator to compete for national teacher award

Chancellor opposes pharmacy closing

Area blood supplies at critical low

Rules please poker owners

A day by the pond

Across the area

Council delays sheriff's new traffic division

Gaming protests arranged

Classroom boogie

Holiday leftovers

Sheriff's operator dismissed

State must be unified, leader says

Dates of the Millennium - January 20

Italian sculpted statue in 1875

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope

Student loan defaulters may lose licenses

Nature groups sue over roads

Organizations unite to help homeless

Tenenbaum outlines plans for improving education

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

Council drops video poker law

None hurt in shooting spree

'Cold' not same for everyone

Jailed men awarded thousands

Retirement magazine touts Augusta

Argument over start of the century is nothing new

Across the area

Schools much over budget for substitutes

Testimony begins in suit against county

Dates of the Millennium - January 21

City expands water system

Chaffee Park changes proposed

Building OKs get costlier


NBA's busiest day is here

A big retirement, more rumors and another delay

End of lockout relief for Floyd

Rodman retiring, maybe

McDyess chooses Nuggets, Suns plot strategy

Super Bowl's a losing bet for compulsive gamblers

Browns give Palmer a second look

Bennett back to try again for Super Bowl ring

Super Bowl security a top secret affair

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

Broncos defense doesn't give ground

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

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

Reeves relives ouster

Policy meets with Shaw, says Billick didn't fit

Falcons ride Andersen into Super Bowl

Mr. Wallis Blume

Mrs. Estelle Davis

Miss Mary Davis

Mr. John Hooks

Mr. Everett Dorch Sr.

Mrs. Donna Wallace

Mr. David Odom

Mr. Byant Steven Neal

Mr. George Cox

Mr. Johnny Pinkston Sr.

Mr. L. Raymond Chambers

Mr. David Crawford Jr.

Mrs. Genevieve Ruffino

Mr. George Carter

Mr. Daniel Sink

Mr. Lyle Hershey

Mr. Wyman Powers

Mrs. Lillie Lovett

Mr. Louis Mays

Mrs. Margie Green

Mrs. Paula Farmer

Mrs. Mary Everhart

Mrs. Mamie Seays

Mrs. Olian Mathis

Mrs. Thetis Odom

Mr. Joseph Grant

Mrs. Mauree Johnson

Mrs. Polly Consentino

Mrs. Agnes Fain

Mrs. Edith Hatcher

Mrs. Millie Parker

Mr. Ralph Figarola

Mr. Leroy McKeller

Mrs. Margaret Shealy

Mrs. Inez Dunbar

Mr. Warren Stickney

Mrs. Nell Rushing

Mrs. Winnie Seays

Mr. David Cooper

Mrs. Margaret Bragg

Mr. Gordon Garner

Mr. Gerald Newman

Mrs. Marian Brown

Ms. Elizabeth Rice

Mrs. Viola Clark

Mrs. Ruth Cleckley

Mr. Dennis Hopkins

Mrs. Ruth Swearingen

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

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

Notes dangers of school bus stop 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Hits scant coverage of celebration 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Embarrassed Chamber 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

No witnesses? 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams new school for Fort Gordon 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

What a quirk 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says SunTrust nearly ready for Y2K 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Book 'im, Bill! 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits sports columnist's coverage 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

`Slick Willie' scores 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Henry begins campaign to win back Marlins fans

Russian government accused of stealing Olympic winnings

Huston among Hope leaders

Federal grand jury to begin hearing testimony in Salt Lake case

Tigers name baseball first female groundskeeper

Welsh makes return to Thomson

Death Valley to be upgraded

Korda gets Australian Open win

Suddenly, Rafter's on top Down Under

Overtime: Baseball's arbitration season begins

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

Cuba vs. Orioles: not just yet

'The PJs' raising howls in black community

Small portions

Slinky, antibiotics, baby boom mark 1940s stamps

Snobs about beer

Cornbread recipe comes with baggage

Health and fitness calendar

PBS show explores extreme nature of Soviet state

When moving, hold on to the memories

Strict regimen can counter heart problems

Study: No evidence high fiber prevents colon cancer

Banana cream pie gets a twist

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

Sumptuous soup

HPV test may unlock the door to cancer vaccine

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

Health capsules

Eat for life

Heading off your personal Y2K bug

Veggie quesadillas a great game day treats

At Home Corp. to buy Excite

Report: Scientists should alter ethnic groupings

Study: New weight-loss drug helped obese lose weight

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

SRS may ship radioactive waste off site soon

New blue laser to be unveiled

Sotheby's announces Internet auction site

NASA launch of X-ray telescope delayed more than month

Delta imposing fee for non-web transactions

China imposes two-year sentence in first Internet dissent case

Government focuses on where it's most vulnerable

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

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

Pluto may be demoted

New blue laser to be unveiled

Internet porn law headed back to the courts

Intel will build chips with security capabilities

FCC considering plan to boost high-speed phone service.

USDA setting up gene research center at Cornell

Digital format PBS Kids Channel to debut