Gant accuses La Russa of racism

Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

Braves notebook

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

County development officials balk at incentives

Columbia/HCA's earnings disappoint

Want to buy a mall?

Dollar hits high against yen

Additional business news

Dow close to record high

Levis will lay off 871 workers in Valdosta

Survey: Job market to slow in Augusta

Russia agrees to cut steel exports to U.S.

Court sides with FCC in dispute with 'Baby Bells'

Consumer confidence up for fourth straight month

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

Greenspan: U.S. economy is surprisingly robust

Deadline near for job tax

Many options open to new mall development

Mutual fund investors must be protected, regulators say

Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

Truck deaths renew call for safety measures

Sundstrand to be acquired by United Technologies

Pinkerton to be acquired Swedish company

Teens losing interest in Levis

Additional business news

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.

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.

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.

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.

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, 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.

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.

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.

Success has hurt the Lynx

Blackhawks fire Graham as coach

Across the area

Driver released on bond

Panel guts pet projects in budget

Airport board OKs transfer

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

Home: Complaints investigated

Body found in area pond may be missing resident

State's forest acreage grows

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

Barnes pushes health agency, consolidation

Forum tackles policies

Jury finds man guilty of stabbing, kidnapping

Officials approve fee raises

Program closes communication gap

Contamination source found

Taxes, regulation planned for video gambling industry

This day in the millennium -- February 23

Stiffer rules on animal wastes sought

Ted Turner to address graduates

Hospital patients may be moved out

Military Park offers history and economic boost

This day in the millennium -- February 24

City council approves waste contract

Museum follows educator's footsteps

Middle school, third place: Martin Luther King

Prison van crashes

Columbia County starts work on director posts

Financial advisers need ties of trust

Legos help students build for future

Buffalo Soldiers re-enactors ride to preserve history

Tax reduction plan approved by House

Inn's cereal to be marketed

High school, second place: Amanda Dickson

Aiken hospital settles in sexual assault lawsuit

County museum features three eras

Gallery highlights black artists

Bill may loosen teen penalties

Window treatment

Citadel lawsuit delayed

Treatment plant may snag river development

Council lacks new petitions for annexation

Task force to emphasize litter education

Man walks with cross 400 miles

'48 Hours' moves women to bail out murder suspect

Superintendent to get to respond to external audit

Survey shows forest acreage grew slightly

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

Studies will help city plan more projects

Essayists honor local figures

Lumpkin guilty of murder

Official blames racism in health gap

Thurmond unfazed by attention in Clinton trial

City may privatize its wastewater plant

Jury weighing Lumpkin's fate today

Southern signs are in the stars

Across the area

Pistons drive by Raptors

Rodman moves closer to joining Lakers

Van Exel says Lakers may be making big mistake

Hawks fall to struggling Bulls

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

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

Mr. Leon Perkerson

Mrs. Doris Durand

Mr. Grant Stephens

Mr. Jackson Thomas

Mrs. Catherine Heffernan

Mr. Danny Newman Sr.

Mr. William Henderson

Mr. Marion Holston

Mrs. Alberta Shedrick

Mrs. Helen Howard

Mr. Forrest Royal Jr.

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mrs. Louise Wolfe

Mrs. Reba Dempsey

Mr. Reginald Ramsey

Mrs. Dorothy Stevens

Mrs. Annie Bird

Mrs. Virginia Chapman

Mr. Derry Green

Mr. Jack Browning

Mr. George Turman Jr.

Mr. Jimmy Anderson

Mr. Arthur Lamb

Mr. Benjamin Martin

Mr. Donald Smith

Mr. Willard Moore

Mr. Samuel Singfield Sr.

Mr. Abe Watson

Mr. William Smith Jr.

Mr. Henry Wilson

Mrs. Marguerite Maloney

Mr. Junior Roberts Sr.

Denies River Watch lights synchronized 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ted & Jane losers 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends carrying gun for protection 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Good site use 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges movement beyond Senate trial 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

Kill term-limit hike 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says GOP moderates held hostage 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Glimpses discouraging view of future 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Cap airport transfers! 022399 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Predicts more scandals will follow 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

Moving? Come here! 022499 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Ali's daughter following in his footsteps

Javelin change wipes out Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon record

Ravens to adopt new helmet logo

Evans' no-hitter defeats Greenbrier

Tyson could lose privileges for jail outburst

Braves notebook: Wohlers up to speed

Olympic sponsors concerned about openness

Salary caps make sense

IOC inquiry to end this weekend

Match Play has Tiger fired up

Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

Tommy Delutz Jr. holds onto National Championship lead

Semi-pro football opens doors in Augusta

Tyson to go it alone during hearing

Cather confident after surgery



Jewel of the diamond

The senior calendar

Study: Risque conduct rampant on cable wrestling shows

Higher temperatures tenderizes meats

Faking it

Light version of Lazy Daisy Cake reduces fat content

Age-old question: Power bars not source of health

Baked pudding a tasty hit

Small portions

Supermarket shopper

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

Celebrity skin

Actress ready to leave 'Home' after eight years

30 years later, the subject is still sex

High school, first place: Butterfly McQueen

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

Xtreme style

Marketers targeting U.S. teen-agers more

Xtreme audio: Chart toppers

Xtreme advice: Respect is important part of a relationship

Veggie value

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme screen

Russian money woes may end Mir missions

White House chief confident of Y2K solutions

`Cybersquatters' ordered to surrender domain names to Microsoft

Program promotes job ideas

AOL kills neighborhood marketing plan

Internet options for booking flights are expanding daily

3Com agrees to buy Andover company

Campaign underway against IV bags made of PVC

U.S. rejects Hughes satellite export

Jones: Deal will close in March

MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

Microsoft witness was doubted by Gates, too

Study: Classrooms are wired, but teachers unprepared

Microsoft employee contradicts top executives

Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

CompuServe gets a new look

Online today

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