Additional business news

Banks report increased earnings

Trade deficit up sharply in November

IRS to offer Saturday assistance to residents

Time Warner increases stock buyback

Russia's foreign trade down 16 percent in 1998

Official invests in store

Chamber seeks aid of business

Brazilian markets continue slump

JumboSports store closing

Lawmakers to block government collection of tobacco money

Devaluation puts Brazilian industry, jobs in limbo

Latin nations fight to end finance woes

Restaurant veterans open Italian eatery

United hopes to buy America West

Airline mergers move up to first class

Authority may offer loans

Mall: Investor eyeing family center

Tire plant to begin 24-hour production

European privacy laws raise U.S. concerns.

Georgia Bank Financial Corp.'s earnings rise

Additional business news

Tobacco companies establish trust fund for farmers

Getting connected

Boeing to settle discrimination lawsuits for $15 million

USC Aiken team regroups

Loss to Duke proves frustrating

Classic set for tonight

S.C. politician remembered as versatile leader
The late James F. ``Jimmy'' Byrnes of Aiken began his public career as a court stenographer. Before it ended, he was a congressman, U.S. senator, presidential adviser, U.S. secretary of state, Supreme Court justice, South Carolina governor and almost U.S. president.

President travels outside U.S. for the first time in 1906
Publication of Upton Sinclair's novel, The Jungle, in January 1906 caused an uproar in the country.

Dates of the Millennium: January 22
On this day in 1973, the Supreme Court handed down its ``Roe vs. Wade'' decision, which legalized abortion, using a trimester approach.

Dates of the Millennium: January 21
On this date in 1825, Richmond County population consisted of 4,484 whites, 4,720 slaves and free colored.

Exchange was hub in earlier times
The tall, red brick building at Eighth and Reynolds streets in Augusta reeks of history.After all, it is a museum, a testament to the huge cotton market in Augusta in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Dates of the Millennium: January 23
On this day in 1968, North Korea seized the U.S. Navy ship Pueblo, claiming it had intruded into the communist nation's territorial waters on a spy mission. The crew was released 11 months later.

Lady Rebels remain unbeaten

Yellow Jackets sting Aiken

Hornets have shown great resilience

Lady Wildcats top Josey, take first place

Lions take home Southside Cup

Lynx win in overtime

Public ice rink to open today

Lynx lose two, but gain one

Board approves zoning plan for Cross Creek High

Across the area

Adding a little color

S.C. politician remembered as versatile leader

Reaching new heights

President travels outside U.S. for the first time in 1906

Juror: Knowing service record changes verdict

Barnes makes case for opening records

Department neutral on block scheduling

Handling of DUI case questioned

Fog, wet roads cited in three early wrecks

Water, sewer oversight boards eyed

Projects to save water underway

Severe weather forecast for area during weekend

Homecoming tuition battle changes rules

Heroes awarded for help

Trainees to learn skills

Readers' prisoner

Police name suspect

Proposal stresses people, not parties

Cocaine located on I-20

Ruling may set precedent

Death to bacteria haunting

Local service advocates end to abortion

Veteran senator may take helm at insurance agency

Tucker applies for new job

Stadium funding allotted

Garlic can help raise chickens

Dates of the Millennium: January 21

Exchange was hub in earlier times

Civic center's bookkeeping criticized

Aiken delegation split on leadership

Corps to alter shoreline plan early

Responses fall within party lines

Dates of the Millennium: January 23

Additional area news

Youth hurt by gunfire

Dates of the Millennium: January 22

Alternative schools project discussed

DUI suspect in psychiatric hospital

Supervisor suspended for misuse

Ten is enough for Bulls' first Floyd practice

NBA notes: McDyess, Divac and Smith make up their minds

Bulls won't be on national TV

NBA schedule contains 50 games for each team

Agent: Rodman not yet ready to sign

Rodman hints Miami, Orlando might be his choice

Kozlowski a perfect fit

Sharpe not expecting warm welcome in Miami

Success follows Chavous

Reeves' former college coach serves as father-figure on Falcons staff

Atlanta has its own clutch quarterback

Atlanta's dancing the Dirty Bird

Falcons notebook: Falcons get good news on fullback

Palmer hired as Browns coach

Ms. Mary Curry

Mr. Willie Battle

Dr. Monroe Blackmon

Mrs. Ruby Skinner

Mr. Barry Bryant

Mr. Leroy Burton

Mrs. Dace Horelly

Mrs. Jo Ann Moore

Mr. Aaron Collins

Mrs. Louvenia Hicks

Mrs. Agnes Carpenter

Mr. Edward Smith

Shykell Morris

Mr. Marion Ashley

Mrs. Glenda Steinmeyer

Mr. Luther Williams

Mrs. Cillar Robinson

Mrs. Frances Smoot

Mr. Willie Walker Sr.

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mr. William Altman

Mr. Charlie Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Virginia Stone

Mr. Bertis White

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mrs. Lillie Tolbert

Mr. Charles Cipolla

Mrs. Doris Tarver

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mrs. Virgil Hammock

Mrs. Lillie Bunyon

Ms. Annie Thomas

Francette Williams

Mr. Roderick Watson

Mrs. Ruby Philson

Mrs. Bular Usry

Mr. Loyd Roberts

Mr. Monroe Richardson Sr.

Mr. Clarence Burley

Mr. James Harmon

Mr. Edward Smith

Mrs. Grace Masters

Mrs. Sarah Royal

Mr. David Baker

Mr. J.C. Williams Jr.

Mrs. Irene Burton

Mrs. Lizzie Butler

Mr. Joseph Moore

Milton Washington

Mr. Thomas Story

Mrs. Geneva Taylor

Mr. Robert Owens

Mrs. Hixie Scott

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'True character' found in icons of Southern history 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails 'pro-Republican' editorial page 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Clinton support of anti-gun laws 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Reminds women sex is 'private affair' 012299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers words for 'Clintonites' to mull 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes pornography in `garb of humor' 012299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes alcohol again brings grief 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sees editorial page as informative 012299 - The Augusta Chronicle

New speed curb 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants stiff punishment for driver 012299 - The Augusta Chronicle

Evangelist disappoints 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Student deadbeats beware 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

New warm-up pen a plus for cutters

Western parade slated for Sunday

Atlanta Olympics organizers welcome investigation

Brack opens defense of 1998 IRL title at Disney World

Official admits to $70,000 IOC inducement

Tyson signs for another bout

Wins by Agassi, Goldstein lead Americans in Aussie play

Warner, Diehl tied for lead

Fishing report: Staying put way to catch a mess of Thurmond fish

Serena Williams a loser after controversial call

Futurity schedule

Funk keeps lead at Hope Classic

Overtime: Penn State, Arizona in Pigskin Classic

Funk fights wind, takes Hope lead

Tech football staff undergoes changes

Spiritual inspiration drives singer, dance company

Church setting friendly to Chamber Jazz Series

Club calendar

How did King David conquer Jerusalem?

Forgive and forget the past

Pope's St. Louis invitation extended by an old friend

`At First Sight' lacks a clear vision

Concert connection

Chamber musicians feed off the artistry

Garden calendar

TV networks battle for the elusive male audience

Applause calendar

Indian church will honor a man's love for his faith

Now's the time to launch battle against destructive winter weeds

Video reviews

Activist bishop urges justice for Indians and poor

Church bulletin

Coastal Grill to have variety

Debut of `60 Minutes II' brings CBS victory

Macon exhibit honors black musicians

Winter gardens can be expressive

Pope arrives in Mexico

Saddle up: The Futurity's here

Backyard feeders give local bird-watchers a treat

It's all tastefully Italian at Mimmo's

Exhibit sparks national unity through artwork

Mini reviews

Celebrating 250 years

New microbes posing health risks to humans, marine life

Frequent-clicker programs emerging

Firm not yet feeling like Microsoft rival

What's next: Free personal computers?

Owner of DirecTV buying main satellite TV rival, Primestar

Personal computing Q&A

They're everywhere! What to do?

China imposes new restrictions on Internet use

Free PCs not so far- fetched

New Augusta guide available on Web

Energy Department to review study of plutonium risks

Web programs reward frequent clickers

Russia to keep Mir station in orbit for three more years

Creating a community of parents on the Web

Progress made toward tougher germ-warfare treaty

Chip to help with online purchases

USDA promises organically labeled foods will truly be organic

Intel hearing delayed until March 9

Duke joins N.C. State in wood chip mill study

Microsoft: Monopoly Windows would cost $2,000