Blue chips rise on lower interest rates

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Virtual Volunteer expands reach

Delta to acquire regional carrier

Virtual Volunter expands reach

Job program gives students tips

Equity revenues hit new high

Japan moves to repair economy

Hodges seeking tourists

Interest rates rise in Treasury auction

Wal-Mart surpasses expectations

Additional business news

Consumers losing billions in interest

Russian parliament's upper house approves 1999 budget

Money for cotton growers approved

Hodges seeking tourists

Across the area

Center gets new owners

Dress shop to close after 20 years

Dealership law encourages competition

Publisher of National Enquirer, Star to be sold

Study cites employers' prejudice

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Dealership law encourages competition

Additional business news

American Airlines returning to normal

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

International fund manager betting on today's losers

U.S. rejects tighter links with other currencies

AT&T-TCI merger nearing FCC approval

AT&T-TCI merger wins approval of FCC

Judge grants delay in hearing against pilots

Natural gas providers warned: Keep rates simple

Senator surge past USC Aiken

Brown coach will resign after season

Lions rally to down Dragons

Above the rim

Bulldogs fall to Kentucky

No. 2 Huskies roll to win over Rutgers

Don't expect any area teams in Big Dance

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.

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

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.

Jackets bounce back

Big recruit Harvey brings game to area

Blackville-Hilda rolls past North

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

Christian girls fall at Macon

Preserverance pays off

Green sparkles, Silver Bluff wins

Basketball schedule

He's no longer Mario Jr.

Lindros has second shot to tie Flyers' record

In the net

Video poker thefts net $500,000

Youngsters lobby for seat belt laws

Senate approves SAT classes

Baby derby contestants slow to start

TV reporter's notes at odds with testimony

Teacher appreciation

Barnes unveils plans to regulate insurance

Legislative deadline may block pay raise

Office wins brief reprieve

County sets utility fund

Senate softens up insurance mandate

Services mark start of Lent

This day in the millennium -- February 17


Businesses say fee discriminatory

Psychologist pleads not guilty to charges

Proper child seat use stressed

Across the area

Testing of teen ordered

Smithsonian takes a new look at the promise of America

Fight threatens airport project

Job program gives students tips

This day in the millennium -- February 18

Officials pursuing growth for airport in Myrtle Beach

Inmate requests new trial

Fatal truck accidents increase across state

Coronor denied test results

Bush Field solution simple, mayor says

Aiken to keep using Miranda reading

Hall County grapples with changing racial dynamics

Across the area

Judge lets challenge continue

Pointers offered for non-natives

Millennium bug problems likely to keep technology workers on job

Lawyers focus on blue car

Hospital awaiting decision

Corps cleanup aid sought

Comparative politics

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

Deliberations continue in murder trial

Carters' program memorable to teens

Alternative school bill debate starts

Woman cannot mention other suits against Rodman

Hawks slam dunk Bulls

Lakers again beat Mavericks

Cavaliers top Magic

Mr. Herman Kinard

Mrs. Marian Askew

Mrs. Zearlean Rhines

Mr. Clyde Widener Sr.

Mr. Floyd Bowling

Mr. Fred Benefield

Mrs. Elizabeth Chandler

Mr. C. Dickie Scott

Mrs. Jessie Goolsby

Mrs. Elfriede Rogers

Mr. Tywand Jackson

Mrs. Sharon Baker

Mr. Earl Clark Jr.

Ms. Fannie Allen

Mrs. Goldia Holiday

Mr. Edward Wilkerson

Mrs. Helen Brown

Janet Windham

Mr. Ennis Gilmore Jr.

Mr. William Ussery Sr.

Mrs. Louise Phillips

Mrs. Sarah Ard

Mr. J. Donald Jordan

Mrs. Bertha Eidson

Mr. Ben Foulks

Mrs. Inez Dunn

Mrs. Ruth Dixon

Mr. Edgar Law

Kyle Joyce

Mr. William Merritt

Mr. J. Allen Wammock Jr.

Mrs. Myrtis Lovett

Urges action before water ban needed 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

No foreign commanders 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends Burnettown mayor with satire 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Jabs past University Hospital head 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomes new Commission member 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises emergency services director 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Growing gang threat 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes higher taxes on liquor 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

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

Calls Clinton supporters `hypocrites' 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

An unwise DHR cut 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lineman fired after signing

NFL to decide in March on next franchise


Ex-Lakeside star makes name as college `thrower'

Irwin, Pak could use a mulligan on this season

Chipper wants past behind him

Edwards out for season after surgery

Aiken's Seawell has slow tour start

Jeff Gordon looking for Winston Cup threepeat

Gibbs building NASCAR contender

French sailor saved in heroic ocean rescue

Bennett released by Falcons

IOC official suggests ditching profit-sharing deal

Overtime: Fite gets 400th career victory

Skip Away wins Horse of the Year

Woods, Duval rivalry seems a natural

Morales will headline fort fight

Broncos release safety Atwater

NCAA names panel to study safety risks of metal bats

Dozier is lured by thoughts of fishing as a pro

Year of the Rabbit begins

Bicyclists reluctant to discuss problem

Small portions

Medicare recipients rate HMOs

Study finds most enjoy middle age


Impotence controversy has bicyclists riding uneasy

Men's grip strength a disability predictor

Getting a second opinion

Studies show no link between circumstances, happiness

Health capsules: Brain power

Parent pressure cited in overuse of antibiotics

Tarragon chicken is simple, deliciously fancy

Health and fitness calendar

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

Breaking boundaries

Quick cooking with Karin

Search resumes for Amelia Earhart's bones

New study rethinks turtles' evolution

Seals rely on sight, not sound, to hunt

Possible new vaccine fights malaria throughout its life cycle

Study: Chocolate originated in Honduras

Company profits by keeping kids away from online porn

News network, health site aligning

Pluto back in last place

Pentium III chip offers advanced computer features

Bone marrow transplants effective against weak immune systems

Y2K worriers ready for 2000

Government plays video to rebut Microsoft claims

Researchers say volcanoes ruled early Mars

Compaq executive: We're not a Microsoft victim

Study indicates growth hormones' effect only slight

Privacy groups seek broader support in fight over new Intel chip

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

Compaq buying Zip2

Microsoft exec accuses AOL of aiding government case

Company: Buyout will benefit SRS

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

Rank: Nitrates put county at top