Fair to match employers, workers

$121 million for California among state shares of extra gas taxes

Goodyear and Sumitomo forge alliance

HMO legislation moving forward in Congress

Ad man keeps message simple

Russian government proposes budget compromise

MCI WorldCom to offer local service in New York

Mortgage rates rise from six-week low

Brazil markets react calmly to new central banker

Oil, gas producers get some relief

Sell-off in technology shares sink markets

Gun makers target lawmakers to fight off lawsuits

Federal Reserve opts for no change

Many aren't getting lower rates for cable, phones

Companies settle diaper dispute

$121 million for California among state shares of extra gas taxes

Cooperative to show its new facility

Fathers fear expressing work-family needs

Program for elderly doesn't cover drug costs

Industry recruiters seek incentives

Data: Economy still booming

China tries to clean up troubled banks

Georgia snaps five-game skid

Clemson stuns North Carolina

Paine beats Central for ailing captain

Lady Bulldogs rally to down Gamecocks

Augusta State dominates USC Aiken

Hurricanes sweep series vs. St. John's

Dates of the millennium: February 5
Today is Thursday, Feb. 5, the 36th day of 1998. There are 329 days left in the year.

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.

Creativity, order able to work together, futurists say
Every period of history needs to produce a lot of bad art to yield a few great achievements. You can't be cost-effective and bottom-linish in the arts if you hope to end up with anything worth preserving.

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.

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.

Jackets seniors spell double-trouble

Lynx ledger

Bodtker seeks stability

Lynx down Stingrays

Drivers deal well with fog

In memoriam

Creativity, order able to work together, futurists say

Bill has little opposition

Lumpkin's jury nears completion

Youths charged in holdup

Haven for the grief-stricken to open in Milledgeville

Group initiation

Man arrested during extortion sting

Attorney: Arrest was unjustified

School board to vote on search for chief

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty

Citizens group to curb violence

Bill lets drug offenders pay lab fees

Bill raises penalties for assault

Lawyer rose to political fame

Across the area

Hearing of DUI suspect planned

Judge says book was improper

Mental health advances discussed

Lumpkin trial jury selection to begin

Coming to terms

Fire department will cancel airport contract

Firm unveils headgates plan

Bond rejected in child-porn case

Projects for roads approved

Serving up Augusta

Letter puts winter in perspective

Hospital: No layoffs budgeted

DOT won't recall map that leaves off Augusta

Dates of the millennium: February 5

Barnes scores big with farmers at meeting

Gossip-sheet suspects demand jury trial

Learning to ride

Gasoline costs similar in city to 1970s prices

City council reconsiders annexation

Burglar with long record receives life imprisonment

Clowning around

Gripes aired on gas bills

Gasoline costs similar to 1970s prices

Rodman's options appear to be diminishing

NBA's shortened season begins today

Lakers lineup might change in opener

Revamped Hawks are confident

A new Knicks team unveiled

Magic counting on Penny again

Eagles, Phillies plan 2002 opening for new stadiums

Pirates, Steelers stadium plans approved

WWF Super Bowl ad raises groups ire

Robinson not hiding at Pro Bowl

Mrs. Elsie Davis

Mr. Theodore Coleman Sr.

Mr. Dowdy Shuman

Mrs. Essie McManus

Mr. Martin Fossler

Mr. Albert Lee

Mr. Ira Williams

Mrs. Ellie Widener

Mrs. Dollie Widener

Ms. Lushia Dorns

Mrs. Shirley Isaac

Mr. Roy Cunningham

Mr. Starling Powell

Mr. Grady Johnson

Miss Tabitha Hawes

Mrs. Sadye Berlin

Rev. Harold Owens

Miss Juanita Sirmans

Mrs. Lois Bohler

Mr. Robert Williams

Mrs. Beatrice Corson

Mr. Terrell Jenkins Sr.

Mrs. Velma Hall

Mr. Eugene Hammonds

Mr. James Ivey

Mrs. Virginia Plumb

Mrs. Cora Johnson

Mr. Charles Raye

Mrs. Estelle Ledbetter

Mrs. Doshie Ruff

Mr. A. Pierce Taylor

Mr. David Hutto

Mrs. Geneva Thomas

Miss Lorna Wigton

Mr. Eddie Hall Sr.

Mr. John Molony

Hannah Taylor

Mr. LeGrand Lamb

Mrs. Eleanor Lamb

Mr. Ralph Harris

Mrs. Ida Williams

Mr. James Jackson

Mr. Levi Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Mary Johnson

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Evans Middle a model 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits mayor for possible lobbyist choice 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Says alcohol tax politically impractical 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Blasts critic of term 'Afro-American' 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants hookup with county sewerage 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Zany market scheme 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Defends USPS against media critics 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Accuses Clinton of lying to us again 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Criticizes lack of murder charge 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends judge in Shayna Lively case 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

A deal for Hodges? 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports idea for taxing alcohol 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Denies feud exists over anesthesia 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rivalries punctuate Millrose Games

Tyson to learn Friday if jail awaits

Elway won't consider Pro Bowl his final game

Late-starter Davenport wins first match in Pan Pacific

Georgia targets wide receivers

Fishing report: Bass fishing improving in Savannah below Augusta

Bookies didn't have such a bad game

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

Georgia Southern adds to defense

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

Georgia Tech's winning season attracts talent

Georgia recruits top players

Clemson signs top quarterback

IOC jolted by membership revolt and drug stalemates

NASCAR notes

Olympic official rips 'souped-up' McGwire

Martin is sentimental favorite to win Daytona

Comeback kids Albert, Sprewell return together

South Carolina State signs 18 standouts

A happy day for coaches

Holtz lands plenty of local talent

Tiger, Costner, O'Meara and Junior give fans a show

Texas wins the recruiting wars

May signs with Charleston Southern

Duval still on course

Overtime: Aaron thinks homer record safe for a bit

Health and fitness calendar

Forever in love with music

Mini movie reviews

Applause calendar

Technology gives tremor sufferer new lease on life

Squirrel problem needs to be fixed quickly

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

'Payback' features bad guy as hero

Band tones down, makes room for melody

One-act plays capture Southern humor's flavor

Club calendar

La Cantina likes to warm you up

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

Garden calendar

Health advocates try to drive wedge between golf, cigars

Smith recounts days in Augusta

Worn out by test, having a great time

Concert calendar

New therapies work as more learned about heart failure

Less than super Super Bowl still a winner for Fox

Video watch

Loving alternatives

Italian dinner serves cuisine with musical flavor

FDA recalls popular dietary supplement

Put zoom back into your old PC

Pluto's status as a planet is intact

Microsoft tries to explain video debacle

Injecting new drug into the brain reverses massive strokes

Mini digital camera

Microsoft recreates disputed video

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

Mir's 'space mirror' fails to unfold

Online brokerage ETrade offline again

Duo of boxing games a hit

Tooth fossils shed light on ancient Florida

Researchers ironing out limits on plankton growth

Russia concedes that Y2K bug is a problem

Doctors stop AIDS treatment to control HIV infection

Research panel critical of climate-observing systems

Risky day trading now subject of popular comic strip