Trade deficit hits all-time high in 1998

Poker operator consolidating

Tax cut could boost local development

Coca-Cola will introduce U.S. bottled water

Central Bank defends use of obscure offshore company

Additional business news

Nevada children turning to work rather than school

A look at the key dispute over Clinton's plan

County pins hope on growth

Celebrities helping to sell prescription drugs

Exports fall, imports rise in quarter

Stamps, oranges, tobacco cost more, but overall inflation muted

U.S., Europe at odds over currency policy

OSHA standards to curb strain injuries

Officials call for action against rising drug costs

Yet another new fee showing up on telephone bills

First Union cutting 10 percent of work force

Growers of coffee suffering

Barnes releases tax plan

Wholesale costs record flukey surge

IRS says electronic returns and refunds are both up

Georgia's economy slowing

Trade deficit hits all-time high in 1998

Scam dumps unordered products on businesses

Tax time taking more time than ever

1950s diner to open in Evans

Lady Bulldogs stomp Lady Gators

Augusta State's women test Clayton State in tournament

USC Aiken women lose in first round

Lady Jaguars get win in OT

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 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.

This day in the millennium -- February 20
On Feb. 20, 1962, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth.

South Carolina's slave heritage uncovered in rocky desolation of Nova Scotia
TRACADIE, Nova Scotia -- Carmelita Robertson trudges through the scrub and up the muddy trail, a tiny woman with a powerful mission -- to dig up her black past and expose it to the world.

Tracking the black migration
Here's when and how blacks migrated from the United States to Nova Scotia:

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.

Georgia prep tourney gets under way today

Lions look to advance in GISA

Area prep basketball playoff capsules

Butler's senior players unite

North Augusta tops Irmo

Cairo downs Burke Co.

Lady Rebels roll past Fayette

Jackets eye crown; so does Irmo

Wade Hampton squeeks past Barnwell

Red Wings skate past Devils

Hurricanes tie Capitals in overtime

Canadiens sink Flyers

Canucks call up Soling, Bodtker

Lemieux steps up efforts to buy into Penguins

South Carolina's slave heritage uncovered in rocky desolation of Nova Scotia

Two indicted in man's 1975 death

Darlington oak regains national title

Bid to block Savannah water project in trouble

Lively appears in court

Jury finds men innocent in fatal shooting

Convict sentenced to additional 25 years

Girl dies in attempt to cross busy highway

Goodwill opens career center

Tracking the black migration

Battle of Aiken re-enactors expect big audience

Race gap gets smaller at polls

Officials search for property

Symbol of justice survives the years

Edgefield bike force hits streets

Engineer presents Riverwood plans

Choo Choo Chat delivers the news

100 days and counting

Defense calls witnesses

Advice for supervisors has sting

Weekend lows expected around upper 20s

This day in the millennium -- February 19

Study: Few waterfowl attracted to Bush Field

Company car drivers wrongly hit with insurance hikes

Another monthly fee to go on phone bill

Across the area

Program attempts to ease pupils' middle school fears

Lumpkin defense rests case

Mother sues over son's slaying

Assistant DA: Shooting connected with gang

Across the area

FAA official: Transfer is legal

Lowering standards criticized

Halfway-house adds fourth location

This day in the millennium -- February 21

Westside High junior facing cancer again

OSHA proposes standards to prevent stress injuries

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

Magic tops Hawks in OT

Bulls continue to have problems

Houston leads Knicks recovery

Pacers outlast 76ers

Hawks cut Williams, Pollard to reach limit

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Mr. Eulis Rhodes

Mrs. Mary Hawes

Mrs. Sarah Kemp

Mrs. Ellen Franklin

Mr. Clarence McGahee Sr.

Mr. Isaac Jackson

Mr. Donald Bullock

Mrs. Wessie Davis

Mr. Jesse Lain

Mrs. Debbie Clark

Mrs. Pauline Tanksley

Mrs. Eirl Lucas

Mr. John McCaffrey

Miss Katherine Rowland

Mrs. Lessie Johnson

Mr. Thomas Crumbley

Mr. Hubert Bolton

Mr. Harry Wren

Ms. Mary Carpenter

Mr. Edward Kenny Sr.

Mr. Wilson Bowen Sr.

Mrs. Janet Kroeger

Ms. Ethel Parrish

Mrs. Edna Hall

Mr. Judson Boulineau

Mrs. Harriett Gindroz

Mrs. Mary Moss

Mrs. Flora Marshall

Mr. Charles Howell Jr.

Mrs. Alice Wilder

Mr. Tucker Smith Jr.

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Urges letters in behalf of libraries 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Clarifies issues for Ken Starr critics 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

To abolish, or not? 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

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The Tinky Winky flap 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

The race card 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts senator's appeal to lobbyists 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Congress turn zeal on tobacco 021999 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rain postpones qualifying at Rockingham

Braves notebook

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

Galarraga faces a difficult year

Galarraga out for season

USOC might reopen inquiry of Atlanta bid

Loss will impact Braves

Clemens traded to Yankees

WNBA All-Star Game slated for July

Braves noteebook: Brian Hunter returns to Braves -

Labonte and Petty looking forward to Rockingham race

Vinson interviews with Colts

Overtime: Trinidad eyes Whitaker in Garden fight

Galarraga will be missed

Fishing report: Angler finds Soap Creek honey hole

Venus-Graf semi set for Hanover

Indy invitations in the mail

Salt Lake City may owe athletes $3 million

Graf reaches semifinals, Schnyder loses

Evans quits Vikes, signs Ravens pact

Wells depressed following trade

Galarraga out for season

Ripken adjusts to life after The Streak

Overtime: Coaches get promoted at Georgia, GSU

Conference examines Orthodox Judaism's place in modern world

King Lego wants long reign

King Lego wants long reign

Church bulletin

Mini movie reviews

Garden calendar

Ramblin' Rhodes: Road to country not easy for Pride

Rebel yell echoes again

Club calendar

B.C. Davenport's warm, inviting

To many, Brynner's still King

Dancing and decorum will rule Millennium

Liriope conditioning should be done now

Water world

Christian salons tend their flock

Applause calendar

Big bands come back big

Lenten season brings area churches together

Concert calendar

Motives lead to the right path

Thursday night keeps NBC on top in 'sweeps'

So exactly who is this Antichrist?

King Lego wants long reign

Religion briefs: Church leaders' reactions mixed after Clinton acquittal

'Jawbreaker' holds on to tired teen story line

Looking anew at David in the age of Bill

In Russia, Pentecostalists look to U.S. for help

Scholars wage friendly battle over facts of Jesus

Bearing the cross

Schools, libraries get another $323 million for Internet connections

Music fans assert their freedom

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

Pollution plan may limit types of cars available

Hurricane board may retire names

Plan may combine facilities

Intel's top executives to testify at antitrust trial

Free operating software gains momentum

Colon screening rates still low

Dangers of genetic engineering debated

Computer maker NEC to cut 10 percent of its jobs

Scientist disputes article

Compaq says it never passed rival's secrets to Microsoft

License photo database company got federal aid

Doctor's orders: More wine, sex

Y2K bug probably not a home problem except for PCs

Ask the Computer Guy

Cable: Internet service planned

EPA to demand cleaner snowmobiles, ATVs

The ABCs of keypad logic