Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Braves notebook

Gant accuses La Russa of racism

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

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

Coca-Cola partners with Peruvian soft drink company

Greenspan: U.S. economy is surprisingly robust

Survey: Job market to slow in Augusta

Consumer confidence up for fourth straight month

Additional business news

Truck deaths renew call for safety measures

County development officials balk at incentives

Russia agrees to cut steel exports to U.S.

Teens losing interest in Levis

Columbia/HCA's earnings disappoint

Court sides with FCC in dispute with 'Baby Bells'

Dow close to record high

Sundstrand to be acquired by United Technologies

Many options open to new mall development

Dollar hits high against yen

Levis will lay off 871 workers in Valdosta

Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

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

Deadline near for job tax

Additional business news

Pinkerton to be acquired Swedish company

Want to buy a mall?

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.

State playoffs begin today

Team has grown stronger through season

Jackets blow out Hornets

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.

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.

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, 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, 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 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.

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.

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.

Success has hurt the Lynx

Blackhawks fire Graham as coach

Body found in area pond may be missing resident

Survey shows forest acreage grew slightly

Home: Complaints investigated

Barnes pushes health agency, consolidation

Thurmond unfazed by attention in Clinton trial

Task force to emphasize litter education

County museum features three eras

Jury finds man guilty of stabbing, kidnapping

Driver released on bond

Program closes communication gap

Officials approve fee raises

Ted Turner to address graduates

Across the area

Taxes, regulation planned for video gambling industry

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

Contamination source found

Panel guts pet projects in budget

Southern signs are in the stars

Military Park offers history and economic boost

Stiffer rules on animal wastes sought

Window treatment

Hospital patients may be moved out

Tax reduction plan approved by House

'48 Hours' moves women to bail out murder suspect

State's forest acreage grows

Across the area

City may privatize its wastewater plant

Studies will help city plan more projects

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson

This day in the millennium -- February 24

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King

Lumpkin guilty of murder

Bill may loosen teen penalties

Official blames racism in health gap

This day in the millennium -- February 23

Legos help students build for future

City council approves waste contract

Council lacks new petitions for annexation

Airport board OKs transfer

Superintendent to get to respond to external audit

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

Prison van crashes

Forum tackles policies

Financial advisers need ties of trust

Treatment plant may snag river development

Buffalo Soldiers re-enactors ride to preserve history

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

Inn's cereal to be marketed

Columbia County starts work on director posts

Aiken hospital settles in sexual assault lawsuit

Essayists honor local figures

Gallery highlights black artists

Jury weighing Lumpkin's fate today

Man walks with cross 400 miles

Museum follows educator's footsteps

Citadel lawsuit delayed

Van Exel says Lakers may be making big mistake

Rodman moves closer to joining Lakers

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

Hawks fall to struggling Bulls

Pistons drive by Raptors

Mr. Abe Watson

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Donald Smith

Mrs. Doris Durand

Mrs. Alberta Shedrick

Mrs. Dorothy Stevens

Mr. Jimmy Anderson

Mr. Samuel Singfield Sr.

Mr. Jackson Thomas

Mr. Grant Stephens

Mrs. Virginia Chapman

Mr. William Henderson

Mr. Danny Newman Sr.

Mrs. Catherine Heffernan

Mrs. Reba Dempsey

Mr. Leon Perkerson

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

Mr. Forrest Royal Jr.

Mrs. Marguerite Maloney

Mr. Marion Holston

Mr. Henry Wilson

Mrs. Helen Howard

Mr. William Smith Jr.

Mr. Benjamin Martin

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Willard Moore

Mr. George Turman Jr.

Mr. Junior Roberts Sr.

Mr. Derry Green

Mr. Jack Browning

Mrs. Annie Bird

Mr. Reginald Ramsey

Mrs. Louise Wolfe

Says GOP moderates held hostage 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Kill term-limit hike 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Moving? Come here! 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Democrats `Party of Deceit' 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends carrying gun for protection 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Glimpses discouraging view of future 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Denies River Watch lights synchronized 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ted & Jane losers 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Muses that `friendship' is difficult 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cap airport transfers! 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Good site use 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Predicts more scandals will follow 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts study of Sheriff's Department 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams `childish behavior' over airports 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges movement beyond Senate trial 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

IOC inquiry to end this weekend

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Salary caps make sense

Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

Match Play has Tiger fired up

Ravens to adopt new helmet logo

Tommy Delutz Jr. holds onto National Championship lead

Semi-pro football opens doors in Augusta

Tyson to go it alone during hearing

Javelin change wipes out Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon record

Ali's daughter following in his footsteps

Tyson could lose privileges for jail outburst


Cather confident after surgery

Olympic sponsors concerned about openness


Baked pudding a tasty hit

The senior calendar

Actress ready to leave 'Home' after eight years

Light version of Lazy Daisy Cake reduces fat content

Age-old question: Power bars not source of health

Supermarket shopper

Celebrity skin

30 years later, the subject is still sex

Jewel of the diamond

Small portions

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

Faking it

Higher temperatures tenderizes meats

Study: Risque conduct rampant on cable wrestling shows

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen

Xtreme style

Marketers targeting U.S. teen-agers more

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

Xtreme advice: Respect is important part of a relationship

Xtreme audio: Chart toppers

Xtreme calendar

Veggie value

Xtreme screen

Program promotes job ideas

U.S. rejects Hughes satellite export

3Com agrees to buy Andover company

Campaign underway against IV bags made of PVC

White House chief confident of Y2K solutions

Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

Microsoft employee contradicts top executives

Microsoft witness was doubted by Gates, too

`Cybersquatters' ordered to surrender domain names to Microsoft

Jones: Deal will close in March

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

CompuServe gets a new look

MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

Study: Classrooms are wired, but teachers unprepared

AOL kills neighborhood marketing plan

Russian money woes may end Mir missions

Online today

Internet options for booking flights are expanding daily


Trending this week:


The Augusta Chronicle © 2015. All Rights Reserved.  Contact Us  | Terms of Service  | Privacy Policy  | Advertise