Baltimore students depart for historic Cuba trip with Orioles

Spring training roundup: Brett's help is well received

Rowland stymies Knights in relief

Bouchard satisfied with Expos business plan

Diamondbacks give Korean right-hander $2.4 million

Hershiser signs deal with Mets

Braves focus on relievers

Colon finally signs with Cleveland

Pacers rally past Brewton-Parker

Wohlers impressive in two innings

Tigers edge Yankees 8-7

Escobar, Jays swamp Braves 6-1

Braves notes: Chipper is having hot spring

Cal Ripken Sr. dead at 63

Additional business news

BellSouth makes $10 million grant to schools in Southeast

Bank reaches milestone

FAA grounds discount carrier Kiwi

Additional business news

Boeing unlikely to suffer long-term from NTSB ruling

Stocks end mixed after a lackluster session

Soft drink king facing slowing rate of growth

Italy's Prodi chosen to restore reputation of EU executive

Tomato growers suffer from losses

Deal may bring Crown Books out of bankruptcy

Entrepreneur sets goal

Stocks rebound

Federal government to stop regulating cable TV prices

Rubin criticizes House budget for tapping lending institutions' funds

Steel imports dip below pre-1998 levels

IRS easing restrictions on people who owe more tax than they can pay

Republicans push for approval of budget plan

Reality far different than dreams for Final Four host city

Georgia staying focused

Wright recalls team's glory days

Spartans may get stonger

A look at each of the Final Four teams

Landers can take last step

Very superstitious: Ohio State sticks to routine

Road to Final Four goes through Georgia playground

Bulls' assistant wants perfection

First-time site has familiar faces

Duke faces double challenge in stopping Miller twins

Wright recalls team's glory days

Siege of Port Hudson longest in American history
PORT HUDSON, La. -- A drawn-out battle near Baton Rouge between a large Union army and an outmanned, firmly entrenched Confederate garrison captured the attention of the public on both sides of the Civil War as it unfolded, but events elsewhere eventually relegated it to being a footnote in history.

This day in the Millennium: March 25
1874: Gen. Lafayette McLaws was appointed Collector of Internal Revenue for the First District.

This day in the Millennium: March 26
1825: Revolutionary War hero Marquis de Lafayette arrived in Augusta on the riverboat Altamaha during his tour of the South.

Officials request government funds
The Golden Blocks region -- a thriving commercial center for Augusta's black community in the 1920s -- today is part of the Laney-Walker Redevelopment Area, which may get money next year from the Georgia Legislature.

County boasts political legacy
BARNWELL, S.C. -- Barnwell County is known for old churches, historic homes and the legend of the Healing Springs.

Black shops thrive along Ninth Street
At a time when the business achievements of black Augustans seemed little noticed, one group of entrepreneurs struck gold downtown.

Predators zap Lightning

Lynx clinch playoff spot

Lynx ledger

Hard hitters add to Lynx weaponry

29 pupils treated after bus crash

Couple arrested for destruction of cemetery markers

Free event will allow public to meet golfers

New perspective

Black shops thrive along Ninth Street

Official, others ask if council is needed

City cracking down on Masters Week vendors

Big Game gets bigger, adding more numbers

Aiken putting character first

Gasoline thefts often remain unreported

Across the area

Augusta man gets life term for crimes

Puppy love

Officials schedule marker unveiling

Meeting to discuss pipeline attracts few

Hospital's improves financially

Shelter defends actions

This day in the Millennium: March 26

Hundreds volunteer to help out homeless

Judge scolds video gambling lawyers

Bus accident injures children

Dying trucker pulls rig to safety

School solutions sought

Hodges works to solve fish kills

EMA director to be named

Jury finds Cumbee Center negligent

Former welfare worker receives jail sentence

Hairpin curve is too sharp for state standards

Woman fears impact of airstrikes on her birthplace

Harness Race gets changes

Police arrest man in arson attempt

Jurors convict suspect

Across the area

Phone users face area code decision

Spring sprucing

Republican Senate leader downplays 43% pay raise

County boasts political legacy

Pupil points BB gun at bus driver, police say

Damages approved in Wal-Mart case

Companies vie for sewer plant

This day in the Millennium: March 25

Debris disposal

Lawmakers approve pay raise

Police search for inmate from Barnwell jail

County boasts political legacy

Officials say tax changes nothing new

Siege of Port Hudson longest in American history

Official: Killing is 'solvable'

Rockets stop Mavericks

Magic 96, Cavaliers 86

Mr. John Reynolds Jr.

Mr. Brennan Chesteine

Mr. Andrew Alecks

Mrs. Elizabeth Ware

Mr. Wayne Sanders

Mr. Melvin Clark

Mr. Gordon Screws

Mr. Corbin Carter

Leon Moore Jr.

Mrs. Lila Kittle

Mr. Donald Jones

Mr. Grady Wilson

Mr. Paul Staley Jr.

Mrs. Thelma Jodoin

Mr. James Griffin Jr.

Mr. Robert Mills

Mr. Allen McDaniel

Mr. Roger Paige

Mr. J. Richard Knopf

Mr. Rayford Scott Sr.

Mrs. Lucinda Morell

Mrs. Helen Campbell

Mr. Willie Peterson Jr.

Mrs. Josie Clark

Mr. Oscar Bodie

Mr. Thomas Carson

Mr. West Jacobs

Mrs. Dessie Simon

Mr. William Ellis Sr.

Mrs. Ollie Miller

Mrs. Nettie Page

Mrs. Angeline Battle

Mr. Carl Wommack

Mr. Leroy Dixon

Mr. Solomon Gibbons

Mrs. Bertie Roberts

Mrs. Elsie Brabazon

Mr. Harold Baker

Mrs. Melba Morris

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Kenseth impressive at Darlington

TPC not a likely place for first-time winners

Hurst expecting, but back to defend Dinah Shore title

Venus to face Graf in Lipton semis

Little could go a long way

McGee has surgery

Experience vital at Players

Fishing report: Time for mountains trip to check out Georgia trout

Gymnastics attendance skyrocketing at Alabama, Georgia

O'Meara is Master's 'Everyman'

Hingis breezes into Lipton semifinals

CBS tops Sports Emmy nominations

Golf notebook: Tiger pays a high price for fame

Watts forges comeback

'EDtv' takes its potshots at television

Inappropriate drugs prescribed for elderly

Oscars give ABC winning Nielsen rating

Black Crowes rock; few Augustans roll

Springtime blossoms

Birds of a feather

Album shouts about Augusta

Barren landscape

Why does Johnny steal? Look for the Smoking Mom!

Fruit production contingent on care

Applause calendar

Rousing kids to caffeine's consequences

Strep can cause deadly infections in patients

'Tip' brings Canadians back to Augusta

Postal service gets stamp of disapproval

Hoopla curtailed for 'Star Wars'

Augustino's makes dining out special

Mini movie reviews

Fiddler spurns monotonous music

Club calendar

Ramblin' Rhodes: Texas chick made trio click

Video watch

America Online making fast imprint on newly acquired Netscape

Military dispatch against suspicious ships leaves Japan shaken

Critics contend company seizes important Web directory

Heart attack survival rate increases

Study: Longer drug treatment prevents recurrent clots

Rice extract shown to lower cholesterol

Device allows paralyzed to communicate

FDA approves another estrogen

Farmers protest government failure to contain deadly virus

House committee tries to resolve broadcast program dispute

Microsoft sends government settlement offer

Wireless standard agreement reached

USDA unveils new food pyramid for children

Senate committee approves Y2K lawsuit bill

Government not satisfied with Microsoft offer


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