Nissan hits hard times

Dollar drops sharply against yen

Nobel laureates leave troubled hedge fund

Fair to match employers, workers

Line blurs between Wall Street & Main Street

Many aren't getting lower rates for cable, phones

Brazil markets react calmly to new central banker

Cooperative to show its new facility

Credit repair scam turns consumers into felons

Federal Reserve opts for no change

Clinton plan would raise taxes, close loopholes

Companies settle diaper dispute

Additional business news

MCI WorldCom to offer local service in New York

Accident affecting output

Goodyear and Sumitomo forge alliance

Program for elderly doesn't cover drug costs

Jackets lose again to Pack

Shooting woes stifle Paine men

Hurricanes sweep series vs. St. John's

Lady Bulldogs rally to down Gamecocks

Jags, Pacers each in need of a win

UConn hurting from first loss

Georgia snaps five-game skid

Florida State tops South Florida

College notes

Augusta State dominates USC Aiken

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

Hephzibah girls win No. 22

Barnwell holds off Silver Bluff

Irish girls lose close game

Foul play

Lynx down Stingrays

New-look Lynx hit road ice

Penguins skate past Sabres

Assessors may face limitations

State seeks to label man a violent predator

Hearing of DUI suspect planned

Thirty potential jurors OK'd in Lumpkin trial

Seats often used badly

Educator honored for saving life

Bill lets drug offenders pay lab fees

Aiken to get money for traffic, DUI

Gripes aired on gas bills

Funds bid may aid Savannah lock, dam

Coming to terms

Job learning

Bill raises penalties for assault

In memoriam

Across the area

Drivers deal well with fog

Across the area

Gasoline costs similar in city to 1970s prices

Haven for the grief-stricken to open in Milledgeville

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty

Gossip-sheet suspects demand jury trial

Attorney: Arrest was unjustified

DOT won't recall map that leaves off Augusta

Lumpkin's jury nears completion

Learning to ride

Burglar with long record receives life imprisonment

Modern times taking a toll

Senate votes for lottery, video gambling referendum

Dates of the millennium: February 3

Augusta eligible for help

DOE sessions attract little attention

Talmadge dies before taking office

Tantrum leads to charges

Police arrest homeless robbery suspect

Sponsor of event rejected

Man appeals ticket, says town 'crooked'

Lawyer rose to political fame

Dairy bill may increase price of milk

City council reconsiders annexation

Senate panel OKs Atlanta regional transport agency

Officials say fall in crime rate may end

Senate OKs optometrist measure

Barnes scores big with farmers at meeting

Edgefield one step closer to appeals board

Gasoline costs similar to 1970s prices

1999 offers many rare occurrences

Clowning around

Philips Electronics sponsors future Atlanta arena

Hawks anticipate a successful season

A new Knicks team unveiled

Rodman's options appear to be diminishing

WWF Super Bowl ad raises groups ire

Pirates, Steelers stadium plans approved

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

Eagles, Phillies plan 2002 opening for new stadiums

Robinson not hiding at Pro Bowl

Mr. Levi Freeman Sr.

Ms. Jennie Jones

Mrs. Lubertha Dicks

Mr. Foster Rachels

Mrs. Sadye Berlin

Mr. Kenneth Hoyt

Miss Juanita Sirmans

Mrs. Anna Smith

Mr. Robert Lunceford

Mrs. Drue Moon

Mr. Theodore Coleman Sr.

Mr. LeGrand Lamb

Mrs. Beatrice Corson

Mrs. Sara Arostegui

Mrs. Elsie Davis

Mr. Jimmy Taylor

Mr. James Jackson

Mr. Kenneth Ward

Mrs. Estelle Ledbetter

Mr. William Foshee Jr.

Mr. Ralph Harris

Mr. A. Pierce Taylor

Mr. Starling Powell

Miss Georgia Martin

Mrs. Saketha Parker

Mrs. Rachel Walker

Mrs. Sarah Johnson

Mr. John Molony

Mr. Owen Hoffman

Mr. Howard Reeves

Mrs. Janie Harley

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

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

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

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

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

Evans Middle a model 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Zany market scheme 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants hookup with county sewerage 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits mayor for possible lobbyist choice 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

No more letters! 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Union shenanigans 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports idea for taxing alcohol 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits mispronunciation at spelling bee 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Criticizes lack of murder charge 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Defends USPS against media critics 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments missing 'Food Network' 020399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Tyson to learn Friday if jail awaits

Georgia Southern adds to defense

South Carolina State signs 18 standouts

Clemson signs top quarterback

Texas wins the recruiting wars

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

Holtz lands plenty of local talent

Braves open pre-spring training pitching program

Duval still on course

Overtime: White leaves crack in door of retirement

Georgia Tech's winning season attracts talent

Padres give up Vaughn, another link with Series

May signs with Charleston Southern

Security again becomes an issue after Phoenix arrest

IOC jolted by membership revolt and drug stalemates

Area prep football stars are ready to sign

Only ranking that matters now is No. 64

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

Tearful Payton needs liver transplant

Georgia targets wide receivers

Georgia recruits top players

Health advocates try to drive wedge between golf, cigars

Designer fashions shine in Hollywood

Time to vote on stamps of the 80s

New therapies work as more learned about heart failure

Worn out by test, having a great time

Technology gives tremor sufferer new lease on life

Health and fitness calendar

Italian dinner serves cuisine with musical flavor

Applause calendar

Vinaigrette, bok choy give grouper dish Asian flavor

Small portions

La Cantina likes to warm you up

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

Club calendar

FDA recalls popular dietary supplement

Concert calendar

'Payback' features bad guy as hero

Saucy sandwich

Flower has the power in spring looks

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

New 'Squares' is tick-tack-dopey

Supermarket shopper

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

Judge issues injunction against Internet porn law

Spacecraft exploring Jupiter system develops problem

Put zoom back into your old PC

Research panel critical of climate-observing systems

Did Microsoft damage case in battle over words?

Russia concedes that Y2K bug is a problem

Microsoft tries to explain video debacle

Driver's ed goes high-tech at Duncan school

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

Judge plans to ban Texans from self-help software

Bright light flashing across sky reported in two states

AOL bans kid for pranks, then backs off