Central Bank defends use of obscure offshore company

County pins hope on growth

Hodges seeking tourists

RJR chairman: International tobacco business top priority

Trade deficit hits all-time high in 1998

Additional business news

IRS says electronic returns and refunds are both up

Scana to buy N.C. utility

AT&T-TCI merger wins approval of FCC

Dealership law encourages competition

Study cites employers' prejudice

Judge grants delay in hearing against pilots

Center gets new owners

Equity revenues hit new high

Poker operator consolidating

Georgia's economy slowing

Wholesale costs record flukey surge

Across the area

U.S. rejects tighter links with other currencies

Scam dumps unordered products on businesses

Exports fall, imports rise in quarter

Tax time taking more time than ever

Russian parliament's upper house approves 1999 budget

Virtual Volunteer expands reach

Lions rally to down Dragons

Don't expect any area teams in Big Dance

Lady Bulldogs stomp Lady Gators

Bulldogs fall to Kentucky

Augusta State's women test Clayton State in tournament

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.

This day in the millennium -- February 21
In 1866, Lucy B. Hobbs became the first woman to graduate from a dental school, the Ohio College of Dental Surgery in Cincinnati...In 1885, the Washington Monument was dedicated...In 1916, the World War I Battle of Verdun began in France.

Symbol of justice survives the years
For almost a century and a half she reigned over the old Richmond County Courthouse in downtown Augusta, a symbol of justice and integrity.

This day in the millennium -- February 19
On Feb. 19, 1945, during World War II, some 30,000 Marines landed on Iwo Jima, where they began a month-long battle to seize control of the island from Japanese forces.

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.<=

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

Butler's senior players unite

Georgia prep tourney gets under way today

Jackets eye crown; so does Irmo

Preserverance pays off

Christian girls fall at Macon

Big recruit Harvey brings game to area

Blackville-Hilda rolls past North

Basketball schedule

Green sparkles, Silver Bluff wins

Canadiens sink Flyers

Lemieux steps up efforts to buy into Penguins

Canucks call up Soling, Bodtker

Hurricanes tie Capitals in overtime

Lindros has second shot to tie Flyers' record

Race gap gets smaller at polls

This day in the millennium -- February 18

Teacher appreciation

Defense calls witnesses

Bush Field solution simple, mayor says

Symbol of justice survives the years

Company car drivers wrongly hit with insurance hikes

Engineer presents Riverwood plans

Deliberations continue in murder trial

Darlington oak regains national title

Proper child seat use stressed

Choo Choo Chat delivers the news

Goodwill opens career center

100 days and counting

Girl dies in attempt to cross busy highway

This day in the millennium -- February 21

Across the area

Jury finds men innocent in fatal shooting

Hospital awaiting decision

Advice for supervisors has sting

Legislative deadline may block pay raise

This day in the millennium -- February 19

Testing of teen ordered

Senate approves SAT classes

Psychologist pleads not guilty to charges

TV reporter's notes at odds with testimony

Services mark start of Lent

FAA official: Transfer is legal

Bid to block Savannah water project in trouble

Barnes unveils plans to regulate insurance

Millennium bug problems likely to keep technology workers on job

Across the area

Assistant DA: Shooting connected with gang

Halfway-house adds fourth location

Pacers outlast 76ers

Lakers again beat Mavericks

Pistons waive Macon, Moore, sign free-agent Corey Beck

Mr. Thomas Crumbley

Mrs. Sarah Ard

Ms. Fannie Allen

Mrs. Lessie Johnson

Mr. Clyde Widener Sr.

Mr. Wayne Gentry

Mrs. Elfriede Rogers

Ms. Ethel Parrish

Mr. Wilson Bowen Sr.

Mrs. Debbie Clark

Mr. John McCaffrey

Mrs. Janet Kroeger

Mr. Robert Smith

Mrs. Mary Moss

Miss Katherine Rowland

Mr. Tucker Smith Jr.

Mrs. Sharon Baker

Mr. Edward Kenny Sr.

Janet Windham

Mr. Dolphus Tankersley

Mrs. Bertha Eidson

Mr. Harry Wren

Mr. William Ussery Sr.

Mrs. Sarah Kemp

Mr. Fred Benefield

Mr. C. Dickie Scott

Mr. Jesse Lain

Mr. Judson Boulineau

Mrs. Pauline Tanksley

Mr. Donald Bullock

Mr. Eulis Rhodes

Mrs. Edna Hall

Mr. Edward Wilkerson

To abolish, or not? 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Urges letters in behalf of libraries 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes higher taxes on liquor 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

The Tinky Winky flap 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Correction 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomes new Commission member 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts 'lying, cheating' airline pilots 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

An unwise DHR cut 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jabs past University Hospital head 021899 - The Augusta Chronicle

Congress turn zeal on tobacco 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ex-Lakeside star makes name as college `thrower'

Evans quits Vikes, signs Ravens pact

NCAA names panel to study safety risks of metal bats

Gibbs building NASCAR contender

Galarraga out for season

Overtime: Fite gets 400th career victory

Woods, Duval rivalry seems a natural

Ski trip doesn't cool off Duval, tied for Nissan lead

Fishing report: Angler finds Soap Creek honey hole

Salt Lake City may owe athletes $3 million

Aiken's Seawell has slow tour start

Indy invitations in the mail

Morales will headline fort fight

Galarraga out for season

Bennett released by Falcons

Ripken adjusts to life after The Streak

Broncos release safety Atwater

WNBA All-Star Game slated for July

Loss will impact Braves

Braves notebook

Labonte and Petty looking forward to Rockingham race

Clemens traded to Yankees

Chipper wants past behind him

Graf reaches semifinals, Schnyder loses

Galarraga faces a difficult year

Overtime: Coaches get promoted at Georgia, GSU

Bicyclists reluctant to discuss problem

Health capsules: Brain power

King Lego wants long reign

Garden calendar

Parent pressure cited in overuse of antibiotics

King Lego wants long reign

Mini movie reviews

Big bands come back big

Medicare recipients rate HMOs

B.C. Davenport's warm, inviting

Studies show no link between circumstances, happiness

Liriope conditioning should be done now

Getting a second opinion

Water world

'Jawbreaker' holds on to tired teen story line

To many, Brynner's still King

King Lego wants long reign

Club calendar

Thursday night keeps NBC on top in 'sweeps'

Concert calendar


Impotence controversy has bicyclists riding uneasy

Health and fitness calendar

Applause calendar

Breaking boundaries

Rebel yell echoes again

Men's grip strength a disability predictor

Dancing and decorum will rule Millennium

Ramblin' Rhodes: Road to country not easy for Pride

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

Study indicates growth hormones' effect only slight

The ABCs of keypad logic

Colon screening rates still low

Bone marrow transplants effective against weak immune systems

Music fans assert their freedom

License photo database company got federal aid

EPA to demand cleaner snowmobiles, ATVs

CDC panel urges mandatory hepatitis shots for kids in high-risk states

Plan may combine facilities

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

Scientist disputes article

Rank: Nitrates put county at top

Cable: Internet service planned

Ask the Computer Guy

Y2K worriers ready for 2000

Pollution plan may limit types of cars available

Researchers say volcanoes ruled early Mars

Free operating software gains momentum

Company: Buyout will benefit SRS

Pentium III chip offers advanced computer features

Microsoft exec accuses AOL of aiding government case

Y2K bug probably not a home problem except for PCs