Business calendar: Mayor to speak at chamber event

Fund managers try to beat the S&P

Post office: doing a pretty good job after all

Mall: Investor eyeing family center

Russia's foreign trade down 16 percent in 1998

Airline mergers move up to first class

New service-sector jobs boost counties' economy

Restaurant veterans open Italian eatery

Through mixed news, Aiken prospers

Devaluation puts Brazilian industry, jobs in limbo

Will 19th-century brewery toast next millennium

Boeing to settle discrimination lawsuits for $15 million

Russia needs IMF to restructure debt

IRS to offer Saturday assistance to residents

People working more, enjoying it less

Some CEOs see fun as risky business

Microbrews filling niche for drinkers

Duckhead goes digital

Additional business news

Know new taxes: Reformed laws can be confusing

Students get hands-on lessons

Getting connected

Senators to examine concentration amid farmer outcry

Georgia Bank Financial Corp.'s earnings rise

Sales calls targeted by states

European privacy laws raise U.S. concerns.

Chamber seeks aid of business

JumboSports store closing

Restaurant tax challenge fueling race

Classic set for tonight

Stanford wins 13th in row

Jags rough up Lions in City Classic

Ole Miss suspends Lockhart

Clemson's Whitt, Miller remain on suspension

Clutch shooting, defense lift Tar Heels past Deacons

USC Aiken team regroups

Boston College adds to UConn's recent woes

Patriots too strong in end for Pacers

Yellow Jackets down sluggish Cavs

Lady Jaguars romp over Lady Lions

Ole Miss suspends Lockhart

Clemson's Whitt, Miller remain on suspension

USC Aiken women fall

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 24
On Jan. 24, 1848, James W. Marshall discovered a gold nugget at Sutter's Mill in northern California, a discovery that led to the gold rush of '49.

Rules of war dominated 1907
An international conference on armaments and the rules of modern warfare was held in 1907 at The Hague, the Netherlands.

Church has roots in prayer gathering
What began as an 18-person gathering as a downtown prayer group has burgeoned to more than 4,300 members on 30 acres in west Augusta.

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.

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.

Yellow Jackets sting Aiken

Lady Rebels remain unbeaten

Lions take home Southside Cup

Lady Wildcats top Josey, take first place

Westside defeats Evans in key game

Lynx win in overtime

Public ice rink to open today

IceGators whip Lynx 5-1

Preachers recall bad sermons

Local service advocates end to abortion

Penalty changes unlikely

Confederate authors share Civil War tales

Handling of DUI case questioned

Alternative schools try to turn lives from wrong path

Boats owners face difficult suit

Heroes awarded for help

Ruling may set precedent

Severe weather forecast for area during weekend

Trainees to learn skills

Water, sewer oversight boards eyed

Police dispatchers often train while on the job

Proposal stresses people, not parties

Dates of the Millennium: January 24

Alternative schools win over troubled students

Area principals' pay below norm

Welfare reform hits home

Barnes makes case for opening records

Additional area news

S.C. politician remembered as versatile leader

Public Safety sells state's drivers license photos

Youth hurt by gunfire

Church has roots in prayer gathering

Dates of the Millennium: January 23

Generosity warmed holidays

Child shot in face let out of hospital

Readers bring Christmas joy to needy families

Across the area

Rules of war dominated 1907

Cocaine located on I-20

Department neutral on block scheduling

Readers' prisoner

Augusta dodges storms

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

Scientist finds plant SOS messages

New grass may assist power plants

Death to bacteria haunting

IceForum gives some first chance to skate

Rodman hints Miami, Orlando might be his choice

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

Ten is enough for Bulls' first Floyd practice

Illness doesn't halt Falcons fan

Atlanta's dancing the Dirty Bird

Kozlowski a perfect fit

'Dirty Bird Groove' a big hit with fans

State goes cuckoo for Dirty Birds

Atlanta has its own clutch quarterback

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mrs. Geneva Taylor

Mrs. Rosa Fulmer

Mrs. Gladys Coach

Mr. Edward Smith

Ansley Day

Mrs. Frances Smoot

Tanelya Williams

Mrs. Stephanie Wingrove

Mr. Leroy Burton

Mr. Charlie Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Ruby Philson

Mr. Eugene Long

Mrs. Lizzie Butler

Ms. Shirley Scott

Rev. N.M. Murphy

Mrs. Cillar Robinson

Mr. Charles Cipolla

Mrs. Virginia Stone

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mrs. Ruby Skinner

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mr. Tommie Brabham

Mrs. Jo Ann Moore

Mr. Loyd Roberts

Mr. Luke Hebert

Mr. Luther Williams

Mr. Phillip McBride

Milton Washington

Mr. William Thomas

Mrs. Agnes Carpenter

Mr. Barry Bryant

Mr. Joseph Moore

Mrs. Louvenia Hicks

Mr. Marion Ashley

Mrs. Myrtle Mason

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Salutes 'God's grace' 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blast 'uncharitable' requirement 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Use lobbyists judiciously 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Evangelist disappoints 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Student deadbeats beware 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends fairness of letters editor 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Notes alcohol again brings grief 012399 - The Augusta Chronicle

'Death tax' discredited 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Says inflated salary not player's idea 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Column: Gov. Barnes turning up heat in the House 012499 - The Augusta Chronicle

IOC leaders pledge action to reform host city selection system

Western parade slated for Sunday

Official admits to $70,000 IOC inducement

Recruiting notes: Georgia in running for Bell

Dove society banquet slated

Riddle expecting Alotofote good for run to 5th title

Overtime: Sharp edges Ray for pole in Indy 200

Masters field in the 90s

Futurity schedule

Martin tops Korda in 5-set, 3 1/2 -hour Aussie Open match

Time of Futurity finals moved up by a half-hour

Recruiting notes: Georgia in running for Bell

High tech stuff helps Georgian find bass and win

Warnell rides to record-setting victory

Hawks' Miller still feeling low

Funk keeps lead at Hope Classic

Overtime: Penn State, Arizona in Pigskin Classic

Serena Williams a loser after controversial call

Warner, Diehl tied for lead

Golf roundup: Funk leads Hope by one over Pate

Church bulletin

Forgive and forget the past

Pope calls on Christians to 'build a better America'

Pope prods church into battling modern evils in the Americas

Diary offers unusual view of Nazism

Saying goodbye to holiday pounds easy with healthy routine

Co-workers must set boundaries

Blue Train offers best of African travel

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

Best selling books

Arts calendar

Local watercolorist in prestigious exhibit

West Virginia offers winter wonderland not far from home

Spiritual inspiration drives singer, dance company

Pope arrives in Mexico

Secret operation may have saved nation

Activist bishop urges justice for Indians and poor

Celebrating 250 years

Dilbert on the tube

How did King David conquer Jerusalem?

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

They're everywhere! What to do?

Finding files, directories on PC often confusing

Energy Department to review study of plutonium risks

Frequent-clicker programs emerging

Experts on fence on handwriting analysis

Owner of DirecTV buying main satellite TV rival, Primestar

Gadgets, gizmos galore at electonics show

Free PCs not so far- fetched

Software helps take the 'ugly' out of American traveler

Russia to keep Mir station in orbit for three more years

You can scan for less than you think

New microbes posing health risks to humans, marine life

What's next: Free personal computers?

Progress made toward tougher germ-warfare treaty

Tis the season for tax software, e-filing