Some CEOs see fun as risky business

Students get hands-on lessons

Business calendar: Mayor to speak at chamber event

JumboSports store closing

Devaluation puts Brazilian industry, jobs in limbo

Know new taxes: Reformed laws can be confusing

Senators to examine concentration amid farmer outcry

Sales calls targeted by states

Fund managers try to beat the S&P

IRS to offer Saturday assistance to residents

Restaurant tax challenge fueling race

Russia's foreign trade down 16 percent in 1998

Chamber seeks aid of business

Boeing to settle discrimination lawsuits for $15 million

Duckhead goes digital

European privacy laws raise U.S. concerns.

New service-sector jobs boost counties' economy

Restaurant veterans open Italian eatery

Russia needs IMF to restructure debt

Airline mergers move up to first class

Will 19th-century brewery toast next millennium

Mall: Investor eyeing family center

Through mixed news, Aiken prospers

Georgia Bank Financial Corp.'s earnings rise

Post office: doing a pretty good job after all

Additional business news

Microbrews filling niche for drinkers

Getting connected

People working more, enjoying it less

Stanford wins 13th in row

Yellow Jackets down sluggish Cavs

Clemson's Whitt, Miller remain on suspension

USC Aiken team regroups

Lady Jaguars romp over Lady Lions

Ole Miss suspends Lockhart

Ole Miss suspends Lockhart

Classic set for tonight

USC Aiken women fall

Jags rough up Lions in City Classic

Clemson's Whitt, Miller remain on suspension

Clutch shooting, defense lift Tar Heels past Deacons

Patriots too strong in end for Pacers

Boston College adds to UConn's recent woes

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.

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.

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.

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.

Westside defeats Evans in key game

Lady Rebels remain unbeaten

Lady Wildcats top Josey, take first place

Lions take home Southside Cup

Yellow Jackets sting Aiken

Lynx win in overtime

IceGators whip Lynx 5-1

Public ice rink to open today

Heroes awarded for help

Youth hurt by gunfire

Dates of the Millennium: January 24

Welfare reform hits home

Child shot in face let out of hospital

Scientist finds plant SOS messages

Water, sewer oversight boards eyed

Augusta dodges storms

Church has roots in prayer gathering

Preachers recall bad sermons

Local service advocates end to abortion

Readers bring Christmas joy to needy families

S.C. politician remembered as versatile leader

Penalty changes unlikely

Dates of the Millennium: January 23

Additional area news

Handling of DUI case questioned

Police dispatchers often train while on the job

Rules of war dominated 1907

Death to bacteria haunting

Public Safety sells state's drivers license photos

Across the area

Generosity warmed holidays

Confederate authors share Civil War tales

Alternative schools win over troubled students

Cocaine located on I-20

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

Department neutral on block scheduling

Alternative schools try to turn lives from wrong path

Trainees to learn skills

Severe weather forecast for area during weekend

IceForum gives some first chance to skate

Ruling may set precedent

New grass may assist power plants

Proposal stresses people, not parties

Boats owners face difficult suit

Barnes makes case for opening records

Area principals' pay below norm

Readers' prisoner

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

Ten is enough for Bulls' first Floyd practice

Rodman hints Miami, Orlando might be his choice

Illness doesn't halt Falcons fan

'Dirty Bird Groove' a big hit with fans

Atlanta's dancing the Dirty Bird

Atlanta has its own clutch quarterback

State goes cuckoo for Dirty Birds

Kozlowski a perfect fit

Mrs. Rosa Fulmer

Mrs. Mary Rushing

Mr. Tommie Brabham

Tanelya Williams

Mrs. Ruby Skinner

Mr. Luke Hebert

Ansley Day

Mrs. Ruby Philson

Mr. Charles Cipolla

Mrs. Cillar Robinson

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mrs. Lizzie Butler

Mrs. Jo Ann Moore

Mr. Loyd Roberts

Mr. Lewis Dixon

Mrs. Virginia Stone

Mrs. Myrtle Mason

Mr. Luther Williams

Mr. William Thomas

Milton Washington

Mr. Barry Bryant

Mrs. Agnes Carpenter

Mr. Charlie Freeman Sr.

Mr. Joseph Moore

Mrs. Louvenia Hicks

Mr. Eugene Long

Mr. Leroy Burton

Mrs. Geneva Taylor

Mrs. Frances Smoot

Ms. Shirley Scott

Mr. Phillip McBride

Mrs. Stephanie Wingrove

Rev. N.M. Murphy

Mrs. Gladys Coach

Mr. Marion Ashley

Mr. Edward Smith

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Time of Futurity finals moved up by a half-hour

Recruiting notes: Georgia in running for Bell

Recruiting notes: Georgia in running for Bell

Golf roundup: Funk leads Hope by one over Pate

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

Riddle expecting Alotofote good for run to 5th title

Serena Williams a loser after controversial call

Western parade slated for Sunday

Masters field in the 90s

Futurity schedule

High tech stuff helps Georgian find bass and win

Overtime: Penn State, Arizona in Pigskin Classic

Dove society banquet slated

Warner, Diehl tied for lead

Official admits to $70,000 IOC inducement

Warnell rides to record-setting victory

Funk keeps lead at Hope Classic

Hawks' Miller still feeling low

IOC leaders pledge action to reform host city selection system

Overtime: Sharp edges Ray for pole in Indy 200

Forgive and forget the past

Local watercolorist in prestigious exhibit

West Virginia offers winter wonderland not far from home

Activist bishop urges justice for Indians and poor

Secret operation may have saved nation

Spiritual inspiration drives singer, dance company

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

Pope calls on Christians to 'build a better America'

Best selling books

Dilbert on the tube

Diary offers unusual view of Nazism

Co-workers must set boundaries

Pope prods church into battling modern evils in the Americas

How did King David conquer Jerusalem?

Church bulletin

Pope arrives in Mexico

Blue Train offers best of African travel

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

Celebrating 250 years

Arts calendar

Saying goodbye to holiday pounds easy with healthy routine

Free PCs not so far- fetched

What's next: Free personal computers?

They're everywhere! What to do?

Progress made toward tougher germ-warfare treaty

Frequent-clicker programs emerging

Tis the season for tax software, e-filing

Russia to keep Mir station in orbit for three more years

Gadgets, gizmos galore at electonics show

You can scan for less than you think

Software helps take the 'ugly' out of American traveler

New microbes posing health risks to humans, marine life

Finding files, directories on PC often confusing

Owner of DirecTV buying main satellite TV rival, Primestar

Energy Department to review study of plutonium risks

Experts on fence on handwriting analysis