Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Braves notebook

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Gant accuses La Russa of racism

Yankees' starting five throw together for first time

Position not a first for Klesko

Cather confident after surgery

Mutual fund investors must be protected, regulators say

Consumer confidence up for fourth straight month

Want to buy a mall?

Survey: Job market to slow in Augusta

Columbia/HCA's earnings disappoint

Additional business news

Greenspan: U.S. economy is surprisingly robust

Court sides with FCC in dispute with 'Baby Bells'

Russia agrees to cut steel exports to U.S.

Sundstrand to be acquired by United Technologies

Truck deaths renew call for safety measures

Deadline near for job tax

Dow close to record high

County development officials balk at incentives

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

Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

Additional business news

Pinkerton to be acquired Swedish company

Dollar hits high against yen

Levis will lay off 871 workers in Valdosta

Many options open to new mall development

Teens losing interest in Levis

Coca-Cola partners with Peruvian soft drink company

Court rules for NCAA in sex-bias case

Augusta State advances to semifinals

USC Aiken ousted in overtime

Jaguars win 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.

Jackets blow out Hornets

State playoffs begin today

Team has grown stronger through season

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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, 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.

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.

Success has hurt the Lynx

Blackhawks fire Graham as coach

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson

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

Contamination source found

Tax reduction plan approved by House

Window treatment

Survey shows forest acreage grew slightly

Body found in area pond may be missing resident

Treatment plant may snag river development

This day in the millennium -- February 23

Military Park offers history and economic boost

Airport board OKs transfer

Home: Complaints investigated

City may privatize its wastewater plant

State's forest acreage grows

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

Task force to emphasize litter education

Columbia County starts work on director posts

Jury finds man guilty of stabbing, kidnapping

Bill may loosen teen penalties

Hospital patients may be moved out

Citadel lawsuit delayed

Studies will help city plan more projects

Barnes pushes health agency, consolidation

Essayists honor local figures

Driver released on bond

City council approves waste contract

Thurmond unfazed by attention in Clinton trial

Official blames racism in health gap

Across the area

Legos help students build for future

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King

Man walks with cross 400 miles

Officials approve fee raises

Museum follows educator's footsteps

Buffalo Soldiers re-enactors ride to preserve history

Prison van crashes

Council lacks new petitions for annexation

Financial advisers need ties of trust

Taxes, regulation planned for video gambling industry

Inn's cereal to be marketed

County museum features three eras

Stiffer rules on animal wastes sought

Panel guts pet projects in budget

'48 Hours' moves women to bail out murder suspect

Southern signs are in the stars

Across the area

Program closes communication gap

This day in the millennium -- February 24

Superintendent to get to respond to external audit

Lumpkin guilty of murder

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

Aiken hospital settles in sexual assault lawsuit

Forum tackles policies

Gallery highlights black artists

Jury weighing Lumpkin's fate today

Ted Turner to address graduates

Pistons drive by Raptors

Rodman moves closer to joining Lakers

Hawks fall to struggling Bulls

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

Van Exel says Lakers may be making big mistake

Mr. Henry Wilson

Mr. Junior Roberts Sr.

Mr. Benjamin Martin

Mrs. Annie Bird

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

Mr. Derry Green

Mr. Jimmy Anderson

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mrs. Catherine Heffernan

Mr. Danny Newman Sr.

Mr. William Smith Jr.

Mrs. Dorothy Stevens

Mr. Reginald Ramsey

Mrs. Doris Durand

Mr. George Turman Jr.

Mr. Leon Perkerson

Mr. Donald Smith

Mrs. Alberta Shedrick

Mr. Jackson Thomas

Mr. Grant Stephens

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Marion Holston

Mr. Samuel Singfield Sr.

Mrs. Virginia Chapman

Mrs. Marguerite Maloney

Mrs. Helen Howard

Mrs. Reba Dempsey

Mr. William Henderson

Mrs. Louise Wolfe

Mr. Jack Browning

Mr. Forrest Royal Jr.

Mr. Abe Watson

Mr. Willard Moore

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Ravens to adopt new helmet logo

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Overtime

Tyson to go it alone during hearing

Tyson could lose privileges for jail outburst

Tommy Delutz Jr. holds onto National Championship lead

Ali's daughter following in his footsteps

Salary caps make sense

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Cather confident after surgery

Semi-pro football opens doors in Augusta

Javelin change wipes out Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon record

Overtime

IOC inquiry to end this weekend

Match Play has Tiger fired up

Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

Olympic sponsors concerned about openness

Jewel of the diamond

Small portions

Baked pudding a tasty hit

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

The senior calendar

Higher temperatures tenderizes meats

Actress ready to leave 'Home' after eight years

Celebrity skin

Faking it

Study: Risque conduct rampant on cable wrestling shows

Supermarket shopper

Age-old question: Power bars not source of health

30 years later, the subject is still sex

Light version of Lazy Daisy Cake reduces fat content

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen

Xtreme screen

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

Xtreme audio: Chart toppers

Xtreme calendar

Marketers targeting U.S. teen-agers more

Veggie value

Xtreme style

Xtreme advice: Respect is important part of a relationship

Online today

MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

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

AOL kills neighborhood marketing plan

Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

Internet options for booking flights are expanding daily

Russian money woes may end Mir missions

CompuServe gets a new look

White House chief confident of Y2K solutions

Study: Classrooms are wired, but teachers unprepared

Program promotes job ideas

Microsoft employee contradicts top executives

Jones: Deal will close in March

Microsoft witness was doubted by Gates, too

Campaign underway against IV bags made of PVC

`Cybersquatters' ordered to surrender domain names to Microsoft

3Com agrees to buy Andover company

U.S. rejects Hughes satellite export

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