JumboSports store closing

Airline mergers move up to first class

Boeing to settle discrimination lawsuits for $15 million

Trade deficit up sharply in November

Latin nations fight to end finance woes

Authority may offer loans

Mall: Investor eyeing family center

Tobacco companies establish trust fund for farmers

Devaluation puts Brazilian industry, jobs in limbo

Banks report increased earnings

Official invests in store

United hopes to buy America West

Russia's foreign trade down 16 percent in 1998

Additional business news

European privacy laws raise U.S. concerns.

Lawmakers to block government collection of tobacco money

Tire plant to begin 24-hour production

Getting connected

Chamber seeks aid of business

Additional business news

Restaurant veterans open Italian eatery

Georgia Bank Financial Corp.'s earnings rise

Time Warner increases stock buyback

Brazilian markets continue slump

IRS to offer Saturday assistance to residents

USC Aiken team regroups

Loss to Duke proves frustrating

Classic set for tonight

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Yellow Jackets sting Aiken

Lady Rebels remain unbeaten

Lady Wildcats top Josey, take first place

Lions take home Southside Cup

Hornets have shown great resilience

Lynx win in overtime

Lynx lose two, but gain one

Public ice rink to open today

Supervisor suspended for misuse

Juror: Knowing service record changes verdict

Department neutral on block scheduling

Proposal stresses people, not parties

Veteran senator may take helm at insurance agency

Water, sewer oversight boards eyed

Garlic can help raise chickens

Severe weather forecast for area during weekend

Fog, wet roads cited in three early wrecks

Heroes awarded for help

Adding a little color

Projects to save water underway

Responses fall within party lines

Dates of the Millennium: January 21

Stadium funding allotted

Board approves zoning plan for Cross Creek High

Police name suspect

Homecoming tuition battle changes rules

Cocaine located on I-20

Corps to alter shoreline plan early

Civic center's bookkeeping criticized

Dates of the Millennium: January 22

Alternative schools project discussed

Barnes makes case for opening records

Reaching new heights

Youth hurt by gunfire

Handling of DUI case questioned

Across the area

Dates of the Millennium: January 23

Aiken delegation split on leadership

Ruling may set precedent

Additional area news

S.C. politician remembered as versatile leader

DUI suspect in psychiatric hospital

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

Exchange was hub in earlier times

Readers' prisoner

Tucker applies for new job

Local service advocates end to abortion

Trainees to learn skills

Death to bacteria haunting

Agent: Rodman not yet ready to sign

Ten is enough for Bulls' first Floyd practice

Rodman hints Miami, Orlando might be his choice

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

NBA schedule contains 50 games for each team

Bulls won't be on national TV

Kozlowski a perfect fit

Palmer hired as Browns coach

Atlanta's dancing the Dirty Bird

Success follows Chavous

Atlanta has its own clutch quarterback

Sharpe not expecting warm welcome in Miami

Falcons notebook: Falcons get good news on fullback

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

Mr. Clarence Burley

Mr. J.C. Williams Jr.

Mr. Roderick Watson

Mrs. Frances Smoot

Mrs. Bular Usry

Mrs. Jo Ann Moore

Mrs. Hixie Scott

Mr. Leroy Burton

Mr. Monroe Richardson Sr.

Mrs. Louvenia Hicks

Ms. Annie Thomas

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mr. Thomas Story

Mr. Charlie Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mrs. Geneva Taylor

Mr. Willie Walker Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Skinner

Francette Williams

Mr. William Altman

Mr. Edward Smith

Mr. Willie Battle

Ms. Mary Curry

Mrs. Cillar Robinson

Mrs. Glenda Steinmeyer

Mr. Aaron Collins

Mrs. Grace Masters

Mr. Luther Williams

Dr. Monroe Blackmon

Mrs. Agnes Carpenter

Mrs. Sarah Royal

Mr. Marion Ashley

Mr. David Baker

Mr. Loyd Roberts

Mrs. Ruby Philson

Mr. Barry Bryant

Mrs. Lizzie Butler

Mr. Charles Cipolla

Mrs. Virginia Stone

Mr. Bertis White

Milton Washington

Mrs. Lillie Tolbert

Mr. Joseph Moore

Mrs. Doris Tarver

Mr. James Harmon

Shykell Morris

Mrs. Irene Burton

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mr. Robert Owens

Mrs. Virgil Hammock

Mr. Edward Smith

Mrs. Lillie Bunyon

Mrs. Dace Horelly

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Futurity schedule

New warm-up pen a plus for cutters

Tyson signs for another bout

Overtime: Penn State, Arizona in Pigskin Classic

Atlanta Olympics organizers welcome investigation

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

Western parade slated for Sunday

Brack opens defense of 1998 IRL title at Disney World

Tech football staff undergoes changes

Warner, Diehl tied for lead

Funk fights wind, takes Hope lead

Serena Williams a loser after controversial call

Funk keeps lead at Hope Classic

Official admits to $70,000 IOC inducement

Wins by Agassi, Goldstein lead Americans in Aussie play

How did King David conquer Jerusalem?

Garden calendar

Exhibit sparks national unity through artwork

Coastal Grill to have variety

Applause calendar

Debut of `60 Minutes II' brings CBS victory

Forgive and forget the past

Club calendar

Macon exhibit honors black musicians

Concert connection

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

Winter gardens can be expressive

TV networks battle for the elusive male audience

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

Church bulletin

Backyard feeders give local bird-watchers a treat

`At First Sight' lacks a clear vision

Saddle up: The Futurity's here

Video reviews

Chamber musicians feed off the artistry

Celebrating 250 years

Mini reviews

Spiritual inspiration drives singer, dance company

It's all tastefully Italian at Mimmo's

Activist bishop urges justice for Indians and poor

Church setting friendly to Chamber Jazz Series

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

Pope arrives in Mexico

Russia to keep Mir station in orbit for three more years

Owner of DirecTV buying main satellite TV rival, Primestar

Firm not yet feeling like Microsoft rival

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

New microbes posing health risks to humans, marine life

New Augusta guide available on Web

They're everywhere! What to do?

Microsoft: Monopoly Windows would cost $2,000

Energy Department to review study of plutonium risks

What's next: Free personal computers?

Free PCs not so far- fetched

Personal computing Q&A

Frequent-clicker programs emerging

Web programs reward frequent clickers

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

China imposes new restrictions on Internet use

Creating a community of parents on the Web