Across the area

Study cites employers' prejudice

Japan moves to repair economy

Consumers losing billions in interest

U.S. rejects tighter links with other currencies

American Airlines returning to normal

Interest rates rise in Treasury auction

Dealership law encourages competition

Center gets new owners

Wal-Mart surpasses expectations

Additional business news

Blue chips rise on lower interest rates

Judge grants delay in hearing against pilots

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Job program gives students tips

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Natural gas providers warned: Keep rates simple

International fund manager betting on today's losers

Russian parliament's upper house approves 1999 budget

Hodges seeking tourists

Dealership law encourages competition

Virtual Volunter expands reach

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Money for cotton growers approved

AT&T-TCI merger nearing FCC approval

Publisher of National Enquirer, Star to be sold

AT&T-TCI merger wins approval of FCC

Dress shop to close after 20 years

Equity revenues hit new high

Delta to acquire regional carrier

Virtual Volunteer expands reach

Hodges seeking tourists

Additional business news

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Senator surge past USC Aiken

Brown coach will resign after season

No. 2 Huskies roll to win over Rutgers

Bulldogs fall to Kentucky

Lions rally to down Dragons

Don't expect any area teams in Big Dance

Above the rim

Hall County grapples with changing racial dynamics
GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- As customers hustle in and out of the Western Union nestled between the Fuente De La Salud health store and a unisex hair salon, Toni Martinez eagerly helps them process their orders.

This day in the millennium -- February 18
On Feb. 18, 1861 -- Jefferson Davis was sworn in as president of the Confederate States of America in Montgomery, Ala.<=

Millennium bug problems likely to keep technology workers on job
ATLANTA -- Other Americans can look forward to blowout celebrations of the arrival of the year 2000. For many techies, however, New Year's weekend likely will be spent hunkered down in cubicles or at command centers monitoring computer systems for Millennium Bug problems.

Smithsonian takes a new look at the promise of America
WASHINGTON -- From the Northeast's industrial revolution to the long struggle back from slavery and the social challenges facing immigrants, a new Smithsonian Institution exhibit chronicles the promise of America.

This day in the millennium -- February 17
On Feb. 17, 1801, the House of Representatives broke an electoral tie between Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr, electing Jefferson president. Burr became vice president.

Jackets bounce back

Basketball schedule

Green sparkles, Silver Bluff wins

Christian girls fall at Macon

Blackville-Hilda rolls past North

S.C. prep notes: Lady Hawks have high expectations

Big recruit Harvey brings game to area

Preserverance pays off

He's no longer Mario Jr.

Lindros has second shot to tie Flyers' record

Youngsters lobby for seat belt laws

Office wins brief reprieve

Corps cleanup aid sought

Millennium bug problems likely to keep technology workers on job

Lawyers focus on blue car

Legislative deadline may block pay raise

Comparative politics

Across the area

Senate softens up insurance mandate

Proper child seat use stressed

Judge lets challenge continue

Psychologist pleads not guilty to charges

Pointers offered for non-natives

Bush Field solution simple, mayor says

Inmate requests new trial

Services mark start of Lent

Deliberations continue in murder trial

This day in the millennium -- February 17

TV reporter's notes at odds with testimony

Senate approves SAT classes

County sets utility fund

Barnes unveils plans to regulate insurance

In the net

Smithsonian takes a new look at the promise of America

Across the area

Officials pursuing growth for airport in Myrtle Beach

Hospital awaiting decision

Baby derby contestants slow to start

Video poker thefts net $500,000

Fatal truck accidents increase across state

Aiken to keep using Miranda reading

Coronor denied test results

Alternative school bill debate starts

Hall County grapples with changing racial dynamics

Businesses say fee discriminatory

Teacher appreciation

Fight threatens airport project

Overturned

Carters' program memorable to teens

This day in the millennium -- February 18

State-of-the-art vehicle to give rural health care

Testing of teen ordered

Job program gives students tips

Cavaliers top Magic

Woman cannot mention other suits against Rodman

Lakers again beat Mavericks

Hawks slam dunk Bulls

Janet Windham

Mr. Herman Kinard

Mrs. Louise Phillips

Mr. Edward Wilkerson

Mr. Earl Clark Jr.

Ms. Fannie Allen

Mrs. Elizabeth Chandler

Mr. William Ussery Sr.

Mr. Ben Foulks

Mrs. Sarah Ard

Mrs. Marian Askew

Mrs. Sharon Baker

Mrs. Myrtis Lovett

Mrs. Elfriede Rogers

Mrs. Ruth Dixon

Mr. C. Dickie Scott

Mr. Floyd Bowling

Mr. Fred Benefield

Mr. Ennis Gilmore Jr.

Mr. Clyde Widener Sr.

Mrs. Helen Brown

Mrs. Bertha Eidson

Kyle Joyce

Mrs. Inez Dunn

Mr. Tywand Jackson

Mr. Edgar Law

Mrs. Jessie Goolsby

Mr. William Merritt

Mr. J. Donald Jordan

Mr. J. Allen Wammock Jr.

Mrs. Goldia Holiday

Mrs. Zearlean Rhines

No foreign commanders 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers money-saving ideas for Augusta 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits Clinton's `sad' view of Americans 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits `undignified' editorials, letters 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jabs past University Hospital head 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Clinton supporters `hypocrites' 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomes new Commission member 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges action before water ban needed 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Burnettown mayor with satire 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises emergency services director 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Time for statesmanship: Save Bush project 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends use of troops in bomb tests 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

An unwise DHR cut 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Growing gang threat 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes higher taxes on liquor 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Broncos release safety Atwater

Gibbs building NASCAR contender

Chipper wants past behind him

Skip Away wins Horse of the Year

Overtime: Fite gets 400th career victory

Irwin, Pak could use a mulligan on this season

Ex-Lakeside star makes name as college `thrower'

French sailor saved in heroic ocean rescue

Aiken's Seawell has slow tour start

Edwards out for season after surgery

Bennett released by Falcons

Dozier is lured by thoughts of fishing as a pro

Jeff Gordon looking for Winston Cup threepeat

IOC official suggests ditching profit-sharing deal

NCAA names panel to study safety risks of metal bats

NFL to decide in March on next franchise

Lineman fired after signing

Morales will headline fort fight

Overtime

Woods, Duval rivalry seems a natural

When it comes to motorcycles, women also want to be wild

Breaking boundaries

Small portions

Men's grip strength a disability predictor

Study finds most enjoy middle age

Studies show no link between circumstances, happiness

Pacemakers

Parent pressure cited in overuse of antibiotics

Impotence controversy has bicyclists riding uneasy

Health and fitness calendar

Bicyclists reluctant to discuss problem

Getting a second opinion

Year of the Rabbit begins

Health capsules: Brain power

Tarragon chicken is simple, deliciously fancy

Quick cooking with Karin

Search resumes for Amelia Earhart's bones

Medicare recipients rate HMOs

Study: Chocolate originated in Honduras

Privacy groups seek broader support in fight over new Intel chip

Company: Buyout will benefit SRS

Company profits by keeping kids away from online porn

News network, health site aligning

Wofford student runs neo-Nazi group via Internet from dorm room

Possible new vaccine fights malaria throughout its life cycle

Microsoft exec accuses AOL of aiding government case

Pluto back in last place

British balloonists in round-the-world bid fly over Morocco

New study rethinks turtles' evolution

Study indicates growth hormones' effect only slight

Compaq executive: We're not a Microsoft victim

Researchers say volcanoes ruled early Mars

Seals rely on sight, not sound, to hunt

Y2K worriers ready for 2000

Government plays video to rebut Microsoft claims

Pentium III chip offers advanced computer features

Compaq buying Zip2

Bone marrow transplants effective against weak immune systems

Rank: Nitrates put county at top