Position not a first for Klesko

Gant accuses La Russa of racism

Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

Cather confident after surgery

Braves notebook

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Yankees' starting five throw together for first time

Many options open to new mall development

Consumer confidence up for fourth straight month

Additional business news

Russia agrees to cut steel exports to U.S.

Sundstrand to be acquired by United Technologies

Truck deaths renew call for safety measures

Levis will lay off 871 workers in Valdosta

Greenspan: U.S. economy is surprisingly robust

Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

Want to buy a mall?

Dow close to record high

Additional business news

Pinkerton to be acquired Swedish company

County development officials balk at incentives

Teens losing interest in Levis

Survey: Job market to slow in Augusta

Court sides with FCC in dispute with 'Baby Bells'

Mutual fund investors must be protected, regulators say

Deadline near for job tax

Coca-Cola partners with Peruvian soft drink company

Dollar hits high against yen

Columbia/HCA's earnings disappoint

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

Jaguars win in overtime

Court rules for NCAA in sex-bias case

Augusta State advances to semifinals

USC Aiken ousted in overtime

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.

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.

Team has grown stronger through season

State playoffs begin today

Jackets blow out Hornets

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Success has hurt the Lynx

Blackhawks fire Graham as coach

Bill may loosen teen penalties

'48 Hours' moves women to bail out murder suspect

Prison van crashes

Forum tackles policies

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson

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

Treatment plant may snag river development

State's forest acreage grows

Council lacks new petitions for annexation

Home: Complaints investigated

This day in the millennium -- February 24

Barnes pushes health agency, consolidation

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King

Jury finds man guilty of stabbing, kidnapping

Panel guts pet projects in budget

Program closes communication gap

Task force to emphasize litter education

Southern signs are in the stars

Inn's cereal to be marketed

Across the area

County museum features three eras

Tax reduction plan approved by House

Studies will help city plan more projects

Columbia County starts work on director posts

Military Park offers history and economic boost

Officials approve fee raises

Body found in area pond may be missing resident

Essayists honor local figures

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

Superintendent to get to respond to external audit

This day in the millennium -- February 23

Airport board OKs transfer

Citadel lawsuit delayed

Financial advisers need ties of trust

Official blames racism in health gap

Man walks with cross 400 miles

Ted Turner to address graduates

Aiken hospital settles in sexual assault lawsuit

Museum follows educator's footsteps

Thurmond unfazed by attention in Clinton trial

Buffalo Soldiers re-enactors ride to preserve history

City may privatize its wastewater plant

Gallery highlights black artists

Across the area

Jury weighing Lumpkin's fate today

Stiffer rules on animal wastes sought

Taxes, regulation planned for video gambling industry

Hospital patients may be moved out

City council approves waste contract

Survey shows forest acreage grew slightly

Legos help students build for future

Driver released on bond

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

Contamination source found

Window treatment

Lumpkin guilty of murder

Rodman moves closer to joining Lakers

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

Van Exel says Lakers may be making big mistake

Pistons drive by Raptors

Hawks fall to struggling Bulls

Mr. Marion Holston

Mr. Junior Roberts Sr.

Mr. Donald Smith

Mrs. Alberta Shedrick

Mrs. Doris Durand

Mr. Abe Watson

Mr. Reginald Ramsey

Mrs. Louise Wolfe

Mr. Willard Moore

Mr. Henry Wilson

Mr. Leon Perkerson

Mrs. Annie Bird

Mr. Danny Newman Sr.

Mr. Grant Stephens

Mr. Forrest Royal Jr.

Mr. William Henderson

Mr. Jimmy Anderson

Mrs. Catherine Heffernan

Mrs. Dorothy Stevens

Mr. George Turman Jr.

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Samuel Singfield Sr.

Mrs. Virginia Chapman

Mr. Benjamin Martin

Mrs. Marguerite Maloney

Mr. Derry Green

Mrs. Helen Howard

Mr. William Smith Jr.

Mr. Jack Browning

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

Mrs. Reba Dempsey

Mr. Jackson Thomas

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Ali's daughter following in his footsteps

Salary caps make sense


Ravens to adopt new helmet logo

Tommy Delutz Jr. holds onto National Championship lead

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Match Play has Tiger fired up

Semi-pro football opens doors in Augusta

Olympic sponsors concerned about openness

IOC inquiry to end this weekend

Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

Javelin change wipes out Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon record

Cather confident after surgery

Tyson could lose privileges for jail outburst

Tyson to go it alone during hearing

Study: Risque conduct rampant on cable wrestling shows

Jewel of the diamond

Actress ready to leave 'Home' after eight years

Light version of Lazy Daisy Cake reduces fat content

Celebrity skin

Higher temperatures tenderizes meats

Baked pudding a tasty hit

Supermarket shopper

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

30 years later, the subject is still sex

Age-old question: Power bars not source of health

Small portions

Faking it

The senior calendar

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen

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

Xtreme screen

Veggie value

Xtreme style

Marketers targeting U.S. teen-agers more

Xtreme audio: Chart toppers

Xtreme advice: Respect is important part of a relationship

Xtreme calendar

Online today

White House chief confident of Y2K solutions

CompuServe gets a new look

Microsoft employee contradicts top executives

Program promotes job ideas

Study: Classrooms are wired, but teachers unprepared

Microsoft witness was doubted by Gates, too

Jones: Deal will close in March

Russian money woes may end Mir missions

`Cybersquatters' ordered to surrender domain names to Microsoft

MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

U.S. rejects Hughes satellite export

AOL kills neighborhood marketing plan

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

Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

Internet options for booking flights are expanding daily

Campaign underway against IV bags made of PVC

3Com agrees to buy Andover company


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