Credit repair scam turns consumers into felons

Additional business news

Nobel laureates leave troubled hedge fund

Fair to match employers, workers

Accident affecting output

MCI WorldCom to offer local service in New York

Clinton plan would raise taxes, close loopholes

Cooperative to show its new facility

Line blurs between Wall Street & Main Street

Goodyear and Sumitomo forge alliance

Nissan hits hard times

Program for elderly doesn't cover drug costs

Brazil markets react calmly to new central banker

Federal Reserve opts for no change

Dollar drops sharply against yen

Companies settle diaper dispute

Many aren't getting lower rates for cable, phones

Lady Bulldogs rally to down Gamecocks

Jags, Pacers each in need of a win

Georgia snaps five-game skid

Augusta State dominates USC Aiken

Jackets lose again to Pack

UConn hurting from first loss

Shooting woes stifle Paine men

Florida State tops South Florida

College notes

Hurricanes sweep series vs. St. John's

Modern times taking a toll
WESTPORT, Conn. -- I long ago ceased making New Year's resolutions for myself. But let me propose one for the entire culture: that in 1999, we prepare not for a big onward-and-upward blowout a year from now but for a chastened look back instead.

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty
Robert Forsyth paid the ultimate price serving his country. The Augusta lawman and civic leader is remembered as the first U.S. marshal slain in the line of duty - he died Jan. 11, 1794 - in addition to being the father of John Forsyth, a Georgia governor and congressman.

Coming to terms
NEWTON, Mass. -- Making resolutions is generally a harmless habit, but it is one that is widely and wisely eschewed by those of a more analytic bent. Still, several left-brained friends could not resist chiming in when I asked them what scientists might resolve to accomplish in 1999.

Dates of the millennium: February 3
Today is Feb. 3, the 34th day of 1999. There are 331 days left in the year.

Dates of the millennium: February 4
Today is Feb. 4, the 35th day of 1998. There are 330 days left in the year.

Talmadge dies before taking office
HAMPTON, Ga. -- Herman Talmadge didn't think too much of it when some of the boys came up with the idea of writing in his name for governor in case his ailing father didn't make it to the swearing-in.

Lawyer rose to political fame
John Forsyth served young country as diplomat, congressman, secretary of state under JacksonFrom Staff ReportsJohn Forsyth was considered the most accomplished Georgia politician of the early 1800s and one of the most able men in the young United States.

Hephzibah girls win No. 22

Foul play

Irish girls lose close game

Barnwell holds off Silver Bluff

New-look Lynx hit road ice

Lynx down Stingrays

Penguins skate past Sabres

Assessors may face limitations

State seeks to label man a violent predator

Job learning

Bill lets drug offenders pay lab fees

Gasoline costs similar in city to 1970s prices

Bill raises penalties for assault

Gripes aired on gas bills

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty

Drivers deal well with fog

Attorney: Arrest was unjustified

Gossip-sheet suspects demand jury trial

Burglar with long record receives life imprisonment

Educator honored for saving life

Police arrest homeless robbery suspect

Modern times taking a toll

Man appeals ticket, says town 'crooked'

Haven for the grief-stricken to open in Milledgeville

Dairy bill may increase price of milk

Across the area

Clowning around

Senate votes for lottery, video gambling referendum

Hearing of DUI suspect planned

Funds bid may aid Savannah lock, dam

Lawyer rose to political fame

Barnes scores big with farmers at meeting

Gasoline costs similar to 1970s prices

City council reconsiders annexation

Augusta eligible for help

Learning to ride

Aiken to get money for traffic, DUI

Coming to terms

Thirty potential jurors OK'd in Lumpkin trial

DOT won't recall map that leaves off Augusta

1999 offers many rare occurrences

Lumpkin's jury nears completion

Officials say fall in crime rate may end

Senate panel OKs Atlanta regional transport agency

Across the area

Senate OKs optometrist measure

DOE sessions attract little attention

Sponsor of event rejected

Tantrum leads to charges

In memoriam

Talmadge dies before taking office

Seats often used badly

Dates of the millennium: February 3

Edgefield one step closer to appeals board

Philips Electronics sponsors future Atlanta arena

Rodman's options appear to be diminishing

A new Knicks team unveiled

Hawks anticipate a successful season

Robinson not hiding at Pro Bowl

WWF Super Bowl ad raises groups ire

Falcons want to show they're no one-year wonder

Eagles, Phillies plan 2002 opening for new stadiums

Pirates, Steelers stadium plans approved

Mrs. Lubertha Dicks

Mrs. Rachel Walker

Mrs. Sara Arostegui

Mrs. Saketha Parker

Miss Georgia Martin

Miss Juanita Sirmans

Mr. Levi Freeman Sr.

Mr. Kenneth Hoyt

Mrs. Elsie Davis

Ms. Jennie Jones

Mr. James Jackson

Mr. A. Pierce Taylor

Mrs. Estelle Ledbetter

Mrs. Anna Smith

Mr. Ralph Harris

Mr. Foster Rachels

Mr. LeGrand Lamb

Mrs. Sadye Berlin

Mr. Starling Powell

Mr. John Molony

Mr. Theodore Coleman Sr.

Mrs. Janie Harley

Mrs. Beatrice Corson

Mr. Jimmy Taylor

Mrs. Sarah Johnson

Mr. Kenneth Ward

Mr. Owen Hoffman

Mr. William Foshee Jr.

Mr. Howard Reeves

Mrs. Drue Moon

Mr. Robert Lunceford

Criticizes lack of murder charge 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites the plight of 'scared' teen-ager 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Lively and others are to blame 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

No more letters! 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes 'dirty hands' in Lively case 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Where Ga., S.C. rank 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants hookup with county sewerage 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Evans Middle a model 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits mispronunciation at spelling bee 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Zany market scheme 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Union shenanigans 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits mayor for possible lobbyist choice 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports idea for taxing alcohol 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Takes polls industry with 'grain of salt' 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares racism a reality, not excuse 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments missing 'Food Network' 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends USPS against media critics 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says State of the Union not good 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes TV show; jabs Spike Lee 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Georgia Southern adds to defense

Tearful Payton needs liver transplant

Clemson signs top quarterback

Georgia targets wide receivers

Tyson to learn Friday if jail awaits

Braves open pre-spring training pitching program

May signs with Charleston Southern

Security again becomes an issue after Phoenix arrest

Padres give up Vaughn, another link with Series

Area prep football stars are ready to sign

South Carolina State signs 18 standouts

O'Brien sets sights on 9,000 points in decathlon

Texas wins the recruiting wars

Georgia recruits top players

Georgia Tech's winning season attracts talent

Holtz lands plenty of local talent

IOC jolted by membership revolt and drug stalemates

Career home run king 'ecstatic' over fund-raising tribute

Duval still on course

Overtime: White leaves crack in door of retirement

Only ranking that matters now is No. 64

'Payback' features bad guy as hero

Saucy sandwich

La Cantina likes to warm you up

Time to vote on stamps of the 80s

Supermarket shopper

Flower has the power in spring looks

Health capsules: What you don't know can hurt you

Applause calendar

Fresh shrimp, creamy garlic sauce are basis for rich, delicious pasta

Small portions

New 'Squares' is tick-tack-dopey

FDA recalls popular dietary supplement

Designer fashions shine in Hollywood

Worn out by test, having a great time

As experts debate C-sections, moms-to-be should have say

New therapies work as more learned about heart failure

Vinaigrette, bok choy give grouper dish Asian flavor

Technology gives tremor sufferer new lease on life

Concert calendar

Italian dinner serves cuisine with musical flavor

Health and fitness calendar

Club calendar

Health advocates try to drive wedge between golf, cigars

Spacecraft exploring Jupiter system develops problem

Russia concedes that Y2K bug is a problem

Research panel critical of climate-observing systems

Judge plans to ban Texans from self-help software

Did Microsoft damage case in battle over words?

Judge issues injunction against Internet porn law

Mir's 'space mirror' to shine on cities in ex-Soviet Union

Driver's ed goes high-tech at Duncan school

Put zoom back into your old PC

AOL bans kid for pranks, then backs off

Microsoft tries to explain video debacle

Bright light flashing across sky reported in two states