Oil, gas producers get some relief

Ad man keeps message simple

Unemployment stays low as new year begins

IRS: Taxpayers with W-2s marked 'deceased' shouldn't worry

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

Branch indicative of growth

Job fair

President wants boost in microenterprise support

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

Additional business news

Data: Economy still booming

Investors scoop up initial public offerings

Sell-off in technology shares sink markets

Broker admits swindling customers of $7 million

Gun makers target lawmakers to fight off lawsuits

China tries to clean up troubled banks

Sneaker retailer scraps plans to keep using Super Bowl ad

HMO legislation moving forward in Congress

Poll: Americans feel loss of control of health care

Russian government proposes budget compromise

Fathers fear expressing work-family needs

Mortgage rates rise from six-week low

Industry recruiters seek incentives

Killer quake in Colombia leaves city without work

ASU seeks lead in conference

Paine beats Central for ailing captain

Clemson stuns North Carolina

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.

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

Old graves mark Revolutionary War heros
When Nick Crawford looks at the two sunken plots of earth between some houses in Columbia County's Maple Creek subdivision, he sees more than an old grave site.

Dates of the millennium: February 6
Today is Friday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 1999. There are 328 days left in the year.

Scientists come to terms with what's been done
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.

Jackets top Bruins, but girls lose

Jackets seniors spell double-trouble

Lady Wildcats, Josey boys win

Lions roar past Eagles in loud way

Lynx ledger

Bodtker seeks stability

Lynx roll over New Orleans

Hockey player suspended for season

Man lets workers study on job

Old graves mark Revolutionary War heros

Fire department will cancel airport contract

Lively extradited

Man arrested during extortion sting

Company snags old shoes

Burglary, shooting suspects arrested

Across the area

Size of Patriots Park gym to double

Creativity, order able to work together, futurists say

Condon asks for Image Data contract cancellation

Serving up Augusta

Bomb squad removes jar out of VA

Youths charged in holdup

Flu's worst may be over in area

Bill has little opposition

Group initiation

Scientists come to terms with what's been done

Dates of the millennium: February 5

Citizens group to curb violence

Plans to mine titanium end with signing

Firm unveils headgates plan

Lumpkin trial to begin Monday

Letter puts winter in perspective

Rules on clinics tossed

Projects for roads approved

Court post could soon see election

Hospital: No layoffs budgeted

Lumpkin trial jury selection to begin

Mental health advances discussed

Holdup suspect sought

School board to vote on search for chief

Spring blooms

Bond rejected in child-porn case

State Senate OKs proposal on transportation planning

Judge says book was improper

Fitness, wellness center considered

Magic dominates Knicks

Lakers lineup might change in opener

Buss 'doubtful' Rodman will join Lakers

Revamped Hawks are confident

NBA's shortened season begins today

Hawks crush Cavaliers

Mighty Ducks zap Lightning

Magic counting on Penny again

Mr. Ira Williams

Ms. Lushia Dorns

Mrs. Cora Johnson

Ms. Shirley Perry

Mrs. Velma Hall

Mrs. Doshie Ruff

Mr. Dowdy Shuman

Mrs. Faye Floyd

Mr. Charles Owings

Mr. Jack Ranck

Mr. Charles Raye

Mrs. Bernice Bragg

Mr. James Ivey

Mr. Bertrand Hebert

Mr. Martin Fossler

Mrs. Myrtle McDonald

Mrs. Lois Bohler

Mrs. Katherine Boyd

Mrs. Lucille Harrison

Mr. Hoyte Kitchens

Mr. Roy Cunningham

Ms. Hattie Carlyle

Mrs. Essie McManus

Mrs. Thelma Johnson

Miss Tabitha Hawes

Ms. Nellie Covington

Mrs. Shirley Isaac

Mr. David McKie

Mrs. Geneva Thomas

Mr. Johnny Clark Jr.

Mrs. Nancy Murphy

Mrs. Lurlean Samuel

Mrs. Mary Johnson

Ms. Judy Tucker

Mrs. Eleanor Lamb

Mr. James Hughes

Mrs. Ida Williams

Mr. Eugene Hammonds

Mr. Terrell Jenkins Sr.

Rev. Harold Owens

Mrs. Mary Bates

Mr. Albert Lee

Miss Lorna Wigton

Mr. Robert Williams

Mr. David Hutto

Mr. Grady Johnson

Mrs. Ellie Widener

Mrs. Virginia Plumb

Mrs. Dollie Widener

Hannah Taylor

Mr. Ben Everett

Mr. Eddie Hall Sr.

Column: Teen program rescues intimacy from trash 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Comments on abortion, PC vocabulary 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says deaths were 'murder,' not accident 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

End 'backdoor' tax 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Wants sports columnist removed 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Denies feud exists over anesthesia 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Condemns teen 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says alcohol tax politically impractical 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomed AMCVB news 020699 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends judge in Shayna Lively case 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

A deal for Hodges? 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jennings sorry? 020599 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ritts resigns as LPGA commissioner

Earnhardt still a winner

Tyson sent back to jail

Elway won't consider Pro Bowl his final game

Korda banned from playing in homeland

Overtime: Robinson will return Starr award

Compliments for new No. 5 at Pebble Beach course

Overtime: Aaron thinks homer record safe for a bit

Olympic official rips 'souped-up' McGwire

NASCAR notes

Hingis advances to semifinals, Davenport eliminated

Rivalries punctuate Millrose Games

Shootout tournament kicks off today

Bookies didn't have such a bad game

Stewart takes lead at Pebble

Comeback kids Albert, Sprewell return together

Atlanta already excited about hosting next game

A happy day for coaches

Late-starter Davenport wins first match in Pan Pacific

Fishing report: Bass fishing improving in Savannah below Augusta

Martin is sentimental favorite to win Daytona

Aaron Award to go to best hitters in baseball

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

Mini movie reviews

Band tones down, makes room for melody

Explorer says he's found biblical Mount Sinai

Club calendar

La Cantina likes to warm you up

Christians are called to act on their beliefs

Less than super Super Bowl still a winner for Fox

Conference opens window on missionaries' work

De Mornay welcomes role in 'Hall of Fame' drama

Squirrel problem needs to be fixed quickly

Concert calendar

'Payback' features bad guy as hero

One-act plays capture Southern humor's flavor

Video watch

Applause calendar

Garden calendar

Greek Orthodox Church: No sex before marriage

Forever in love with music

Church bulletin

Smith recounts days in Augusta

Bible scholar: Many peers miss out on Jesus

Religion briefs: Stolen relics replaced

Italian dinner serves cuisine with musical flavor

Loving alternatives

Helping hands

Report warns against mercury

Proposed wine labels suggests health benefits

Blind man found sight to be confusing

Doctors stop AIDS treatment to control HIV infection

Scans show damage of strokes as they happen

Finding community in the Internet

A ray of light in fight against elderly blindness

Glickman: Food system won't be disrupted by Y2K bug

Mini digital camera

Tooth fossils shed light on ancient Florida

Microsoft forced to defend itself

Risky day trading now subject of popular comic strip

Fast-moving Lycos may be next takeover target

Pluto's status as a planet is intact

'Space mirror' experiment called off

Researchers ironing out limits on plankton growth

Court backs FCC decision on auction of wireless licenses

Duo of boxing games a hit

Government to track Internet sales

Mir's 'space mirror' fails to unfold

Injecting new drug into the brain reverses massive strokes

Online brokerage ETrade offline again

Microsoft recreates disputed video