Playoffs drudge up last years' stinger

Blackville-Hilda whiz aims at Class A softball crown

Torre delays return

Indians rise above Athletics

Braves notes: Klesko still looking for power stroke

Mariners romp Tigers

Augusta, Piedmont postponed

Braves notebook: Patience is key for A. Jones

Schieffer trades Rangers presidency for Ballpark-area development role

Clemens placed on 15-day DL because of hamstring problem

Cubans are coming, Orioles are hurting

Braves' young outfielder trying to live up to hype

Victory keeps Maddux perfect

Smoltz smoldering on mound

Book looks at first oil tycoon

Companies' recipes top secret

Forklift driver works to give

Leaders to take Augusta issues to Washington

Brokerage ads worry consumer advocates

Peace is a better buy than war

'Branchless' banks gain appeal

Mall competes with Exchange

Lawyer rooted in success

Q&A: Partner stresses efficiency

Phoenix rises to new heights

Area business briefs

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Bills fuel confusion

More job seekers lack basics

Business briefcase: Home-based working

Garbage can be a security risk

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Absent workers cost millions

Additional business news

Job screenings standard

WFXG prepares for news

Corporate spying hits info age

SunTrust consolidation will cut 6 positions

Even managers shop around

Security key to winning spy game

Change remains constant

Local firm raises $5 million

Create useful application forms

Building declines locally

This day in the Millennium: April 30
1991: An internal investigation by the Richmond County Sheriff's Department cleared two deputies of brutality charges.

Course history more than golf
Legends concerning Augusta National Golf Club have cited details of visits to the club's property by Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto in 1540 and Georgia founder James Edward Oglethorpe in 1733.

New locale, personality set for games
Along with a new home, a new personality may be in store for the Georgia Games Championships.

Special newspaper sponsors
The Georgia Games would like to thank the following newspapers for their involvement in this special section:

Augusta celebrates new aquatic center
Standing pool-side with her mother, 20-month-old Rebecca Fazekas was dying to take a plunge at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Augusta Aquatics Center.

1999 offers new events
Rain dimples the surface of Storm Branch Lake as Eddie Beverly crouches in the water, waiting.

Games to open at civic center
The Opening Ceremonies for the Georgia Games will take place Friday, July 23 from 7:30 to 9 p.m., at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center.

Young, old and non-Georgians to compete
Weekend warriors, part-time athletes and intense competitors will overrun Augusta for the 1999 Georgia Games Championships July 22-25.

As many as 3,000 volunteers to assist
As many as 3,000 volunteers are being recruited from Augusta and surrounding counties to assist organizers preparing for the five-day Georgia Games Championships in July.

District Games to have 181 events
The Georgia Games District Sports Festivals, presented by Citgo, will have a record 181 events throughout May and June, leading up to the Georgia Games in Augusta July 22-25.

Mall to lease space to games committee
Regency Mall agreed Thursday to lease the vacant and former Belk department store building to the Augusta Games Committee for 22 days in July.

Lemieux group wants changes to Penguins

Lemieux group meets with arena landlord

Goring introduced as Islanders coach

Young star helps Coyotes take 3-1 lead

Clerk's office claims chairman not official

Police question slaying suspect

Official suggests venue changes

Midland Valley honors woman, youth

Investigators cite alcohol sale violations

Officials delay Gracewood debate

Peeps get scientists' attention

Augustans remember 25 victims

New facility to provide health care

Schools battling burglars

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Area groups to talk about teen violence

Family continues court battle over property

Future of MCG studied

Mother led to believe her son killed in wreck

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Peeps get scientists' attention

Delegates plan for meeting

Evans High drops guidance job

Officers to search schools for weapons

Course history more than golf

Team keen on restoration project

Tax increases frustrate residents

Council upholds firing of Grovetown officer

Area briefs: Heath named Nurse of the Year

Pupils get lesson on country life

Fire keeping Okefenokee tourists at bay

Schrenko wants Hollywood to pay for school security

State likely to ignore national gambling panel

Rose Hill auction set for today

Cities plan 2000 bash in downtown Augusta

Local firm raises $5 million

Proposed project's size gets scaled back

Area briefs: Teen sentenced for molesting boy

Dismissal efforts target professor

Mother remembers son

Hornets slip past Bulls

Knicks end 76ers' streak

Hawks' Henderson says he's finally 100 percent fit

Rockets drop to Mavericks

Magic push past Nets

Hawks downed by Pacers

Mrs. Vertie Durr

Mr. John Glover

Mrs. Janie Allen

Mrs. Minnie Brown

Mr. Thomas Ehrke

Mr. King Gibbs

Mr. Alfred Mason Sr.

Mrs. Lorraine Griffin

Mrs. Beatrice Williams

Mr. Adam Strom

Mrs. Evelyn Wannamaker

Ms. Willie Allen

Mrs. Ruth Scott

Ms. Lori Hastings

Mr. Willie Burnett

Mrs. Denetra Farmer

Mrs. Frances Jones

Mr. Joseph Young

Mr. Paul Nabahe

George Cheatham

Mrs. Charlie Stephens

Mr. John Dove

Mr. McKinley Daniel

Ms. Jessie Kelsey

Mrs. Pearlie Middleton

Mrs. Josephine Wiggins

Mr. Vernon Putnam

Mr. Otto Grubbs

Mrs. Smithie Hilton

Cut Ga. welfare staff 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Gun control pretext 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks parental support for teachers 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

More school security 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims chemical plants polluting air 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blackville's victory 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Advocates uniforms for students 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls abortion `antithesis of family' 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends right to desecrate U.S. flag 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Exposes `racism' of New South parents 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Column: Actors shouldn't expect applause from God 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Shocking House vote 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

A Derby birthday bash at Churchill Downs

Consecutive eagles key big round for rookie

Sutton and Sindelar share lead after two rounds

Games to open at civic center

Another dominating win for Silverbulletday

Rain washes out California 500 practice

District Games to have 181 events

Legends must know when to quit

Happiness for grandpa is taking kids fishing

Thompson reveals no future plans

Two players leave Kentucky basketball team

Unser Jr. to drive with brace

As many as 3,000 volunteers to assist

1999 offers new events

Baseball, tennis playoffs rained out

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Baffert decision expected

Young, old and non-Georgians to compete

Overtime: Jones to quit Bulldogs for shot at pros

Deal may spark interest in tennis

Tomberlin out to change PWC image

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Augusta prep tennis team captures title

Olympic records give glimpse of lobbying efforts

Augusta celebrates new aquatic center

Mall to lease space to games committee

New locale, personality set for games

Martin happy to be heading to friendly track

Weed-and-feed fertilizers for lawns not all the same

'I do' drop

Everyone needs to help the children

Speaker shares joy of life with audiences

Country festival grows, relocates to fairgrounds

Commentary: Viewers must separate medium from message

Songwriter very versatile with words

Midtown Atlanta to be rocking

Reaching children

Blind Willie returns to Thomson

Film explores the ups and downs of motherhood

Dedication kept band together

Willie Nelson spans musical landscape

Movie does not compare to 'Fiddler' lively production

Bedding down

Singers help compensate for staging in 'Carmen'

National Day of Prayer presents welcome opportunity

SUVs face strict pollution tests

Titan soars again, this time with military's Milstar

Spawning research

Missile strikes suburb in Bulgarian capital

Sewage spill not major

SRS shows investigation tools

How much should a PC cost?

Smithsonian explores culture of ancient Ainu people

Scrapbooks can trigger memories

Hotter than normal April temperatures, water shortage in India

Web addresses can add confusion to tragic situations

Parasite may cause extra-legged frog

Safety of anthrax vaccine debated

Ceramics plant to clean up production

Y2K litigation bill stalled by political dispute

Young inventors honored for gadgets