Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

Braves notebook

Gant accuses La Russa of racism

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Yankees' starting five throw together for first time

Position not a first for Klesko

Cather confident after surgery

Teens losing interest in Levis

Russia agrees to cut steel exports to U.S.

County development officials balk at incentives

Dow close to record high

Want to buy a mall?

Levis will lay off 871 workers in Valdosta

Many options open to new mall development

Levi Strauss to close 11 plants, slash 5,900 jobs

Truck deaths renew call for safety measures

Deadline near for job tax

Greenspan: U.S. economy is surprisingly robust

Coca-Cola partners with Peruvian soft drink company

Dollar hits high against yen

Consumer confidence up for fourth straight month

Pinkerton to be acquired Swedish company

Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

Survey: Job market to slow in Augusta

Additional business news

Columbia/HCA's earnings disappoint

Sundstrand to be acquired by United Technologies

Additional business news

Court sides with FCC in dispute with 'Baby Bells'

Mutual fund investors must be protected, regulators say

Augusta State advances to semifinals

Jaguars win in overtime

Court rules for NCAA in sex-bias case

USC Aiken ousted in overtime

This day in the millennium -- February 23
Suribachi, where they raised the American flag. In 1822, Boston was granted a charter to incorporate as a city. In 1954, the first mass inoculation of children against polio with the Salk vaccine began in Pittsburgh.

This day in the millennium -- February 24
On Feb. 24, 1868, the House of Representatives impeached President Andrew Johnson following his attempted dismissal of Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton; Johnson was later acquitted by the Senate.

Military Park offers history and economic boost
VICKSBURG, Miss. -- Today it is a tranquil place of marble monuments and weathered cannons, a far cry from the bloody fighting on these rolling hills that killed thousands and brought a proud city to its knees.

Team has grown stronger through season

State playoffs begin today

Jackets blow out Hornets

Essayists honor local figures
Students from area high schools and middle schools showed their respect for local African-American figures by participating in the Black History Student Essay Contest.

Financial advisers need ties of trust
Finding the right financial adviser is critical.

Gallery highlights black artists
The Morris Museum of Art is honoring Black History Month by dedicating a special exhibit to three Georgia African-American artists and by kicking off a new educational program to teach children about black history.

High school, third place: The Voice of Velvet - Jessye Norman
In 1945, Jessye Norman was born in Augusta, Georgia. She was one of the five children produced by Silas and Jane Norman. Her parents believed that their family focus should be on church and school. Their children were required to go to school.

Museum follows educator's footsteps
The Lucy C. Laney Museum of Black History provides a wealth of information on the life and times of Miss Laney and encourages the appreciation of black art.

County museum features three eras
The Augusta-Richmond County Museum offers a visual timeline of Augusta's black history.

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson
Amanda Dickson was famous for becoming the richest black woman in the South. She was the daughter of a rich plantation owner and was legally a slave herself when she was awarded the money through her father's will. There was some controversy over this, but she got the money and settled in Augusta.

Middle schools, second place: Springfield Baptist Church -- An Impact on Black History
Founded in 1787, Springfield Baptist Church is the oldest independently formed black Baptist Church in America. It is also a place with one of America's most interesting histories.

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King
Martin Luther King was born in the year 1929. He was a United States clergyman and civil rights leader. King became the nation's most prominent spokesman for equal justice for Black Americans.

Middle schools, first place: Dr. Charles G. Larke
Dr. Charles G. Larke is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Larke. He was born in a small rural community of Kathwood, South Carolina. He has contributed to Richmond County, Georgia in many ways.

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen
Many important and influential people have passed through the great city of Augusta, Georgia. In my opinion, one of the most important is Butterfly McQueen.

Blackhawks fire Graham as coach

Success has hurt the Lynx

Gallery highlights black artists

Ted Turner to address graduates

City council approves waste contract

Taxes, regulation planned for video gambling industry

Studies will help city plan more projects

Contamination source found

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King

Southern signs are in the stars

Airport board OKs transfer

Tax reduction plan approved by House

Citadel lawsuit delayed

Forum tackles policies

Lumpkin guilty of murder

Driver released on bond

Across the area

Military Park offers history and economic boost

Bill may loosen teen penalties

Home: Complaints investigated

State's forest acreage grows

Hospital patients may be moved out

Middle schools, second place: Springfield Baptist Church -- An Impact on Black History

Official blames racism in health gap

Survey shows forest acreage grew slightly

Inn's cereal to be marketed

Across the area

Jury weighing Lumpkin's fate today

This day in the millennium -- February 24

Thurmond unfazed by attention in Clinton trial

Aiken hospital settles in sexual assault lawsuit

Body found in area pond may be missing resident

City may privatize its wastewater plant

Columbia County starts work on director posts

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson

Officials approve fee raises

High school, third place: The Voice of Velvet - Jessye Norman

Essayists honor local figures

Panel guts pet projects in budget

Legos help students build for future

Barnes pushes health agency, consolidation

Man walks with cross 400 miles

Superintendent to get to respond to external audit

Task force to emphasize litter education

Council lacks new petitions for annexation

Prison van crashes

Window treatment

County museum features three eras

Program closes communication gap

Financial advisers need ties of trust

Treatment plant may snag river development

This day in the millennium -- February 23

Middle schools, first place: Dr. Charles G. Larke

Stiffer rules on animal wastes sought

Jury finds man guilty of stabbing, kidnapping

'48 Hours' moves women to bail out murder suspect

Museum follows educator's footsteps

Buffalo Soldiers re-enactors ride to preserve history

Mourning up to old tricks in Heat's win over Wizards

Van Exel says Lakers may be making big mistake

Rodman moves closer to joining Lakers

Hawks fall to struggling Bulls

Pistons drive by Raptors

Mr. Willard Moore

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mrs. Helen Howard

Mr. Grant Stephens

Mr. Danny Newman Sr.

Mr. William Henderson

Mr. Derry Green

Mrs. Alberta Shedrick

Mr. Samuel Singfield Sr.

Mr. Reginald Ramsey

Mrs. Marguerite Maloney

Mr. George Turman Jr.

Mr. Benjamin Martin

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mrs. Annie Bird

Mr. William Smith Jr.

Mr. Jimmy Anderson

Mrs. Reba Dempsey

Mr. Donald Smith

Mrs. Dorothy Stevens

Mr. Jack Browning

Mrs. Doris Durand

Mrs. Virginia Chapman

Mr. Leon Perkerson

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

Mr. Forrest Royal Jr.

Mr. Junior Roberts Sr.

Mr. Abe Watson

Mr. Jackson Thomas

Mrs. Louise Wolfe

Mrs. Catherine Heffernan

Mr. Henry Wilson

Mr. Marion Holston

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Cather confident after surgery

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

Ali's daughter following in his footsteps

Tyson could lose privileges for jail outburst

Tyson to go it alone during hearing


Match Play has Tiger fired up

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Salary caps make sense

Tommy Delutz Jr. holds onto National Championship lead

Semi-pro football opens doors in Augusta

Ravens to adopt new helmet logo

IOC inquiry to end this weekend


Javelin change wipes out Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon record

Olympic sponsors concerned about openness

The senior calendar

Baked pudding a tasty hit

Faking it

Light version of Lazy Daisy Cake reduces fat content

Supermarket shopper

Higher temperatures tenderizes meats

Small portions

Celebrity skin

Study: Risque conduct rampant on cable wrestling shows

Actress ready to leave 'Home' after eight years

Age-old question: Power bars not source of health

Jewel of the diamond

The people's pharmacy: Mixture of oils offers winter comfort

30 years later, the subject is still sex

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen

Xtreme advice: Respect is important part of a relationship

Xtreme calendar

Net chat: J.C. Chasez from 'N Sync

Marketers targeting U.S. teen-agers more

Xtreme audio: Chart toppers

Xtreme screen

Xtreme style

Veggie value

U.S. rejects Hughes satellite export

3Com agrees to buy Andover company

`Cybersquatters' ordered to surrender domain names to Microsoft

Russian money woes may end Mir missions

Jones: Deal will close in March

Online today

AOL kills neighborhood marketing plan

CompuServe gets a new look

Campaign underway against IV bags made of PVC

Microsoft witness was doubted by Gates, too

Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

Internet options for booking flights are expanding daily

Study: Classrooms are wired, but teachers unprepared

Acer to stop in-store computer sales in U.S.

Microsoft employee contradicts top executives

White House chief confident of Y2K solutions

MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

Program promotes job ideas