Companies settle diaper dispute

Gun makers target lawmakers to fight off lawsuits

Goodyear and Sumitomo forge alliance

China tries to clean up troubled banks

Federal Reserve opts for no change

HMO legislation moving forward in Congress

Many aren't getting lower rates for cable, phones

Mortgage rates rise from six-week low

Brazil markets react calmly to new central banker

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

Ad man keeps message simple

Fathers fear expressing work-family needs

Fair to match employers, workers

Industry recruiters seek incentives

MCI WorldCom to offer local service in New York

Data: Economy still booming

Cooperative to show its new facility

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

Program for elderly doesn't cover drug costs

Sell-off in technology shares sink markets

Oil, gas producers get some relief

Russian government proposes budget compromise

Lady Bulldogs rally to down Gamecocks

Augusta State dominates USC Aiken

Hurricanes sweep series vs. St. John's

Paine beats Central for ailing captain

Georgia snaps five-game skid

Clemson stuns North Carolina

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

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.

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

Jackets seniors spell double-trouble

Lynx ledger

Bodtker seeks stability

Lynx down Stingrays

Attorney: Arrest was unjustified

In memoriam

School board to vote on search for chief

Youths charged in holdup

DOT won't recall map that leaves off Augusta

Serving up Augusta

Bond rejected in child-porn case

Creativity, order able to work together, futurists say

Haven for the grief-stricken to open in Milledgeville

Group initiation

Firm unveils headgates plan

Judge says book was improper

Hospital: No layoffs budgeted

Man arrested during extortion sting

Bill has little opposition

Lumpkin trial jury selection to begin

Fire department will cancel airport contract

Learning to ride

Gasoline costs similar to 1970s prices

Bill raises penalties for assault

Across the area

Bill lets drug offenders pay lab fees

Citizens group to curb violence

Lawyer rose to political fame

Letter puts winter in perspective

Hearing of DUI suspect planned

Projects for roads approved

City council reconsiders annexation

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty

Clowning around

Lumpkin's jury nears completion

Gripes aired on gas bills

Dates of the millennium: February 5

Gasoline costs similar in city to 1970s prices

Mental health advances discussed

Barnes scores big with farmers at meeting

Coming to terms

Gossip-sheet suspects demand jury trial

Drivers deal well with fog

Burglar with long record receives life imprisonment

NBA's shortened season begins today

Rodman's options appear to be diminishing

Revamped Hawks are confident

Magic counting on Penny again

Lakers lineup might change in opener

A new Knicks team unveiled

Pirates, Steelers stadium plans approved

Robinson not hiding at Pro Bowl

WWF Super Bowl ad raises groups ire

Eagles, Phillies plan 2002 opening for new stadiums

Mr. Terrell Jenkins Sr.

Mr. Ira Williams

Mrs. Velma Hall

Mr. Eugene Hammonds

Rev. Harold Owens

Mrs. Eleanor Lamb

Mr. Theodore Coleman Sr.

Mr. John Molony

Mr. James Ivey

Mr. LeGrand Lamb

Mr. Martin Fossler

Mrs. Estelle Ledbetter

Mr. Dowdy Shuman

Mrs. Elsie Davis

Mr. A. Pierce Taylor

Mrs. Virginia Plumb

Mr. Starling Powell

Mrs. Dollie Widener

Mr. Ralph Harris

Mr. Charles Raye

Mr. James Jackson

Mrs. Essie McManus

Mr. Levi Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Doshie Ruff

Mrs. Beatrice Corson

Mr. Albert Lee

Mrs. Ida Williams

Mrs. Ellie Widener

Mrs. Shirley Isaac

Ms. Lushia Dorns

Mrs. Geneva Thomas

Mr. David Hutto

Mr. Eddie Hall Sr.

Mr. Roy Cunningham

Mrs. Mary Johnson

Miss Lorna Wigton

Hannah Taylor

Mr. Grady Johnson

Mr. Robert Williams

Mrs. Cora Johnson

Mrs. Lois Bohler

Mrs. Sadye Berlin

Miss Juanita Sirmans

Miss Tabitha Hawes

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Says alcohol tax politically impractical 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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Denies feud exists over anesthesia 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports idea for taxing alcohol 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jennings sorry? 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Hits mayor for possible lobbyist choice 020499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Georgia Southern adds to defense

Overtime: Aaron thinks homer record safe for a bit

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

Comeback kids Albert, Sprewell return together

Georgia Tech's winning season attracts talent

A happy day for coaches

Duval still on course

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

Rivalries punctuate Millrose Games

Olympic official rips 'souped-up' McGwire

Late-starter Davenport wins first match in Pan Pacific

Elway won't consider Pro Bowl his final game

Tyson to learn Friday if jail awaits

Martin is sentimental favorite to win Daytona

Bookies didn't have such a bad game

South Carolina State signs 18 standouts

Georgia targets wide receivers

Georgia recruits top players

Clemson signs top quarterback

Holtz lands plenty of local talent

Fishing report: Bass fishing improving in Savannah below Augusta

IOC jolted by membership revolt and drug stalemates

NASCAR notes

May signs with Charleston Southern

Texas wins the recruiting wars

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

Health and fitness calendar

Club calendar

Italian dinner serves cuisine with musical flavor

Smith recounts days in Augusta

Loving alternatives

Squirrel problem needs to be fixed quickly

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

Less than super Super Bowl still a winner for Fox

Technology gives tremor sufferer new lease on life

'Payback' features bad guy as hero

Video watch

Applause calendar

Band tones down, makes room for melody

Mini movie reviews

Health advocates try to drive wedge between golf, cigars

One-act plays capture Southern humor's flavor

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

La Cantina likes to warm you up

FDA recalls popular dietary supplement

Garden calendar

New therapies work as more learned about heart failure

Forever in love with music

Concert calendar

Worn out by test, having a great time

Put zoom back into your old PC

Research panel critical of climate-observing systems

Tooth fossils shed light on ancient Florida

Injecting new drug into the brain reverses massive strokes

Russia concedes that Y2K bug is a problem

Online brokerage ETrade offline again

Risky day trading now subject of popular comic strip

Microsoft recreates disputed video

Mini digital camera

Mir's 'space mirror' fails to unfold

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

Duo of boxing games a hit

Microsoft tries to explain video debacle

Researchers ironing out limits on plankton growth

Doctors stop AIDS treatment to control HIV infection

Pluto's status as a planet is intact