Additional business news

U.S. rejects tighter links with other currencies

Dealership law encourages competition

AT&T-TCI merger nearing FCC approval

Delta to acquire regional carrier

Money for cotton growers approved

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Virtual Volunter expands reach

Study cites employers' prejudice

Dealership law encourages competition

Equity revenues hit new high

Wal-Mart surpasses expectations

Japan moves to repair economy

Blue chips rise on lower interest rates

Center gets new owners

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Additional business news

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Hodges seeking tourists

International fund manager betting on today's losers

Scana to buy N.C. utility

Publisher of National Enquirer, Star to be sold

AT&T-TCI merger wins approval of FCC

Consumers losing billions in interest

American Airlines returning to normal

Hodges seeking tourists

Job program gives students tips

Dress shop to close after 20 years

Natural gas providers warned: Keep rates simple

Interest rates rise in Treasury auction

Russian parliament's upper house approves 1999 budget

Across the area

Judge grants delay in hearing against pilots

Virtual Volunteer expands reach

No. 2 Huskies roll to win over Rutgers

Lions rally to down Dragons

Brown coach will resign after season

Bulldogs fall to Kentucky

Above the rim

Don't expect any area teams in Big Dance

Senator surge past USC Aiken

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.<=

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.

Jackets bounce back

Green sparkles, Silver Bluff wins

Preserverance pays off

Christian girls fall at Macon

Basketball schedule

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

Big recruit Harvey brings game to area

Blackville-Hilda rolls past North

He's no longer Mario Jr.

Lindros has second shot to tie Flyers' record

Video poker thefts net $500,000

Testing of teen ordered

Lawyers focus on blue car

Legislative deadline may block pay raise

Baby derby contestants slow to start

Across the area

Carters' program memorable to teens

This day in the millennium -- February 18

Judge lets challenge continue

Hospital awaiting decision

Barnes unveils plans to regulate insurance

Psychologist pleads not guilty to charges


Bush Field solution simple, mayor says

Aiken to keep using Miranda reading

Services mark start of Lent

Corps cleanup aid sought

Senate approves SAT classes

In the net

TV reporter's notes at odds with testimony

Across the area

Job program gives students tips

Proper child seat use stressed

County sets utility fund

Smithsonian takes a new look at the promise of America

Officials pursuing growth for airport in Myrtle Beach

Fatal truck accidents increase across state

Coronor denied test results

Deliberations continue in murder trial

Teacher appreciation

Senate softens up insurance mandate

Inmate requests new trial

Comparative politics

Alternative school bill debate starts

Fight threatens airport project

Pointers offered for non-natives

Millennium bug problems likely to keep technology workers on job

Youngsters lobby for seat belt laws

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

Hall County grapples with changing racial dynamics

This day in the millennium -- February 17

Office wins brief reprieve

Businesses say fee discriminatory

Hawks slam dunk Bulls

Lakers again beat Mavericks

Woman cannot mention other suits against Rodman

Cavaliers top Magic

Mrs. Elizabeth Chandler

Mr. Herman Kinard

Mrs. Sharon Baker

Mr. C. Dickie Scott

Mr. J. Allen Wammock Jr.

Mr. William Ussery Sr.

Mrs. Zearlean Rhines

Mrs. Sarah Ard

Mrs. Louise Phillips

Mrs. Bertha Eidson

Mr. Tywand Jackson

Mrs. Inez Dunn

Mrs. Goldia Holiday

Mr. Fred Benefield

Mr. Floyd Bowling

Mr. Clyde Widener Sr.

Mr. Ennis Gilmore Jr.

Kyle Joyce

Mrs. Jessie Goolsby

Mr. Edward Wilkerson

Mrs. Marian Askew

Ms. Fannie Allen

Mr. J. Donald Jordan

Mr. Earl Clark Jr.

Mrs. Ruth Dixon

Mrs. Helen Brown

Janet Windham

Mrs. Elfriede Rogers

Mrs. Myrtis Lovett

Mr. Edgar Law

Mr. William Merritt

Mr. Ben Foulks

No foreign commanders 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Opposes higher taxes on liquor 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

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

Urges action before water ban needed 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Praises emergency services director 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Defends Burnettown mayor with satire 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

An unwise DHR cut 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Growing gang threat 021799 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomes new Commission member 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Broncos release safety Atwater

Chipper wants past behind him

Morales will headline fort fight

Edwards out for season after surgery

Bennett released by Falcons

Jeff Gordon looking for Winston Cup threepeat


Aiken's Seawell has slow tour start

Ex-Lakeside star makes name as college `thrower'

Woods, Duval rivalry seems a natural

Gibbs building NASCAR contender

Skip Away wins Horse of the Year

NFL to decide in March on next franchise

Lineman fired after signing

NCAA names panel to study safety risks of metal bats

IOC official suggests ditching profit-sharing deal

Dozier is lured by thoughts of fishing as a pro

Irwin, Pak could use a mulligan on this season

French sailor saved in heroic ocean rescue

Overtime: Fite gets 400th career victory

Small portions

Health capsules: Brain power

Breaking boundaries

Men's grip strength a disability predictor

Search resumes for Amelia Earhart's bones

Studies show no link between circumstances, happiness


Parent pressure cited in overuse of antibiotics

Getting a second opinion

Health and fitness calendar

Study finds most enjoy middle age

Bicyclists reluctant to discuss problem

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

Quick cooking with Karin

Tarragon chicken is simple, deliciously fancy

Year of the Rabbit begins

Impotence controversy has bicyclists riding uneasy

Medicare recipients rate HMOs

Government plays video to rebut Microsoft claims

New study rethinks turtles' evolution

Microsoft exec accuses AOL of aiding government case

Company: Buyout will benefit SRS

News network, health site aligning

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

Seals rely on sight, not sound, to hunt

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

Privacy groups seek broader support in fight over new Intel chip

Study indicates growth hormones' effect only slight

Compaq executive: We're not a Microsoft victim

Researchers say volcanoes ruled early Mars

Study: Chocolate originated in Honduras

Y2K worriers ready for 2000

Possible new vaccine fights malaria throughout its life cycle

Pentium III chip offers advanced computer features

Company profits by keeping kids away from online porn

Compaq buying Zip2

Pluto back in last place

Bone marrow transplants effective against weak immune systems

Rank: Nitrates put county at top