Celebrities helping to sell prescription drugs

First Union cutting 10 percent of work force

1950s diner to open in Evans

Meeting to focus on transfer

Tax cut could boost local development

On the move

Capitalists getting help with reforms

'Relativism' comes to mutual funds

Officials call for action against rising drug costs

Business calendar: CEO diversity workshop offered

U.S., Europe at odds over currency policy

U.S., Europe, Japan agree on warning system for global economy

A look at the key dispute over Clinton's plan

Taco Bell's Chihuahua kept on short leash

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

'Relativism' comes to mutual funds

Airport seeks second big airline

Shoshanna Lonstein makes name for herself

Trade deficit hits all-time high in 1998

Drug makers increasingly use celebrities in advertisements

Yet another new fee showing up on telephone bills

Record clubs facing more competition

Growers of coffee suffering

OSHA standards to curb strain injuries

Nevada children turning to work rather than school

Coca-Cola will introduce U.S. bottled water

Barnes releases tax plan

Additional business news

Private industry competes with city for subscribers

Vols' second-half rally burns USC

No. 14 North Carolina 67, Virginia 66

Three go for Peach Belt title

Wiley, Moore spark USC Aiken

Duke routs Clemson Tigers

Dooley disappointed but is sticking with Jirsa

Lady Jaguars get win in OT

Georgia holds off LSU

USC Aiken women lose in first round

Jaguars' Tuell is in search of happy endings

Moore goes out in typical high-energy style

Miami upsets No. 2 UConn

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

The Toll of Modern Times
WESTPORT, Conn. -- I long ago ceased making New Year's resolutions for myself. But let me propose one for the entire culture: that in 1999, we prepare not for a big onward-and-upward blowout a year from now but for a chastened look back instead.

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.

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.

New lock opens water traffic to Augusta
Norman Daniels smiles each time the massive gates swing open, offering boats an opportunity to move back and forth between downtown Augusta and the lower Savannah River.

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

Black firsts helped bring equality
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Robert A. King became Georgia's first black pilot on the Savannah River this month, a monumental step of progress in business and economic racial equality in Savannah, observers said.

Barnwell wins it all in region

Lions gain Final 4 in state play

Eagles soar to win over Jackets

North Augusta tops Irmo

Bulldogs hold on to top Monroe

Lions look to advance in GISA

Cairo downs Burke Co.

Lady Rebels roll past Fayette

Wade Hampton squeeks past Barnwell

Area prep basketball playoff capsules

Red Wings skate past Devils

Mysticks hold on for 4-3 win

'Do you believe in miracles? Yes!'

Ordinance monitors industries

States' first governors are missing

Districts influence politics

Edgefield bike force hits streets

Confederate blacks' role overlooked

Study: Few waterfowl attracted to Bush Field

New lock opens water traffic to Augusta

Convict sentenced to additional 25 years

Additional area news

Lumpkin defense rests case

Clearing the way

Program attempts to ease pupils' middle school fears

NHL team takes street hockey into inner city

Tracking the black migration

Aiken may pay city to handle its waste

Officials confront conflicts

This day in the millennium -- February 21

Two indicted in man's 1975 death

Republicans, Hodges clash over budget

Lowering standards criticized

Guard dies when struck

Weekend lows expected around upper 20s

Aim and fire

Across the area

Slaying continues to affect community

Another monthly fee to go on phone bill

Race, politics still intertwined

Officials search for property

Black firsts helped bring equality

Battle of Aiken re-enactors expect big audience

Norwood still angry at Clinton

The Toll of Modern Times

Mother sues over son's slaying

Lively appears in court

OSHA proposes standards to prevent stress injuries

Residents angered by roadside hunting

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

Lawmakers: Millions were misspent

Westside High junior facing cancer again

Sewage program still troubled

Public safety officer to help Crosland Park

Augusta's United Way group serves as national model

Professor seeks way to predict sinkholes

Chamber to support city's redevelopment

DHEC report: Blacks at more risk

City official encourages others to build homes for bluebirds

Houston leads Knicks recovery

Bulls continue to have problems

Hawks cut Williams, Pollard to reach limit

Magic tops Hawks in OT

Mrs. Wessie Davis

Mrs. Evelyn Manley

Mrs. Mary Hawes

Mrs. Harriett Gindroz

Mr. Larry Hills

Mrs. Lynda Reese

Mrs. Eirl Lucas

Mrs. Ellen Franklin

Mrs. Carole Kelly

Mr. Clarence McGahee Sr.

Mr. Jack Jones

Mr. Math Gay

Ms. Mary Carpenter

Mr. Hubert Bolton

Mr. Isaac Jackson

Mr. Charles Howell Jr.

Mrs. Flora Marshall

Mrs. Leila Guillebeau

Mr. Joe McNabb

Christian Griffin

Mrs. Alice Wilder

Why not the best? 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asks for quiet in wake of removal trial 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises study of Augusta government 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Good government `weed' sprouts in Atlanta 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits Falwell for demonizing Teletubbie 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

An old soldier's warning 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares slavery caused 'Civil War' 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

A stark contrast 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Welcomes new mayor's ideas 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Describes future according to seer 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds paper's support for HB 387 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises Graham; hits senators for 'shameful' votes 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Recounts Corps action after tornado 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ponders level of senators after trial 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Clarifies issues for Ken Starr critics 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

The race card 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Want illegally parked cars ticketed 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends postage stamp for Malcolm X 022199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests replacing 'cowardly' senators 022099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Davis tells Oakland mayor he wants to move team

Rain postpones qualifying at Rockingham

Venus-Graf semi set for Hanover

Venus Williams beats Graf, Novotna wins other semifinal

Vinson interviews with Colts

Devil Rays pushing wacky promos

Hitters bank on Baylor

Norway's Vik wins first Nordic combined event

Wells depressed following trade

Gordon goes for record-tying win at Rockingham

Galarraga will be missed

Wildlife tag funds nearly disappeared

Overtime: Trinidad eyes Whitaker in Garden fight

Area baseball teams loaded

Mitchell says ethics inquiry of scandal will look ahead

Clemens tries to blend in with Yankees

Braves notes: Wohlers is showing signs of improving

Burton runs off easy Busch win

Braves noteebook: Brian Hunter returns to Braves -

Couch consulted with Manning

USOC might reopen inquiry of Atlanta bid

Overtime: Georgia coach reprimanded

Greene throwing without difficulty

Religion briefs: Church leaders' reactions mixed after Clinton acquittal

Motives lead to the right path

So exactly who is this Antichrist?

Film critic Gene Siskel dead at 53

Looking anew at David in the age of Bill

Undiscovered nature

Church bulletin

Tired of the job? Build a sports car

Chili Palmer makes a 'Cool' comeback in new novel

Did trio actually escape from Alcatraz?

Christian salons tend their flock

Black Americana

Bearing the cross

Newman thanks luck for success

Lenten season brings area churches together

Kid for a day

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

Author targets the black feminism mystique

Conference examines Orthodox Judaism's place in modern world

Readers of 'Chronicle' had some success playing Cupid

Customer service could be improved

Designers add touch of color to conventional men's wear

Fine arts calendar

Scholars wage friendly battle over facts of Jesus

Answers to computer questions

Internet gives loyal TV show views a voice to protest

Intel's top executives to testify at antitrust trial

Dangers of genetic engineering debated

Try winter sports with this snow pack

Computer maker NEC to cut 10 percent of its jobs

Schools, libraries get another $323 million for Internet connections

Hurricane board may retire names

Got the time? Atomic timepiece sets standard

Compaq says it never passed rival's secrets to Microsoft

What's hot: New items of interest

All-in-Wonder not all wonderful

The atom: Theory to major reality

Video game review: Castlevania brings back Dracula-fighting family

Electricity from atoms brings ambivalent progress

Quality computing on the cheap

Doctor's orders: More wine, sex