Playoffs drudge up last years' stinger

Augusta, Piedmont postponed

Torre delays return

Braves notebook: Patience is key for A. Jones

Braves notes: Klesko still looking for power stroke

Braves' young outfielder trying to live up to hype

Blackville-Hilda whiz aims at Class A softball crown

Indians rise above Athletics

Clemens placed on 15-day DL because of hamstring problem

Mariners romp Tigers

Smoltz smoldering on mound

Victory keeps Maddux perfect

Schieffer trades Rangers presidency for Ballpark-area development role

Cubans are coming, Orioles are hurting

Lawyer rooted in success

Leaders to take Augusta issues to Washington

Forklift driver works to give

Job screenings standard

Q&A: Partner stresses efficiency

Create useful application forms

'Branchless' banks gain appeal

Change remains constant

Additional business news

More job seekers lack basics

Security key to winning spy game

Absent workers cost millions

Garbage can be a security risk

Corporate spying hits info age

Building declines locally

Phoenix rises to new heights

Local firm raises $5 million

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Even managers shop around

WFXG prepares for news

Book looks at first oil tycoon

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Business briefcase: Home-based working

SunTrust consolidation will cut 6 positions

Companies' recipes top secret

Peace is a better buy than war

Brokerage ads worry consumer advocates

Area business briefs

Bills fuel confusion

Mall competes with Exchange

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.

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

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.

Special newspaper sponsors
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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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Goring introduced as Islanders coach

Lemieux group wants changes to Penguins

Lemieux group meets with arena landlord

Young star helps Coyotes take 3-1 lead

Pupils get lesson on country life

Future of MCG studied

Dismissal efforts target professor

Delegates plan for meeting

Council upholds firing of Grovetown officer

Officers to search schools for weapons

New facility to provide health care

Mother remembers son

Rose Hill auction set for today

Area groups to talk about teen violence

Official suggests venue changes

Cities plan 2000 bash in downtown Augusta

Investigators cite alcohol sale violations

Officials delay Gracewood debate

Evans High drops guidance job

Schools battling burglars

Course history more than golf

Fire keeping Okefenokee tourists at bay

State likely to ignore national gambling panel

Family continues court battle over property

Area briefs: Heath named Nurse of the Year

Midland Valley honors woman, youth

Mother led to believe her son killed in wreck

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Police question slaying suspect

Local firm raises $5 million

Clerk's office claims chairman not official

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Team keen on restoration project

Proposed project's size gets scaled back

Augustans remember 25 victims

Area briefs: Teen sentenced for molesting boy

Schrenko wants Hollywood to pay for school security

Peeps get scientists' attention

Peeps get scientists' attention

Tax increases frustrate residents

Magic push past Nets

Hornets slip past Bulls

Hawks downed by Pacers

Rockets drop to Mavericks

Hawks' Henderson says he's finally 100 percent fit

Knicks end 76ers' streak

Ms. Willie Allen

Mrs. Charlie Stephens

George Cheatham

Mr. Vernon Putnam

Ms. Lori Hastings

Mr. Thomas Ehrke

Mrs. Denetra Farmer

Mrs. Vertie Durr

Ms. Jessie Kelsey

Mr. Adam Strom

Mrs. Evelyn Wannamaker

Mr. Alfred Mason Sr.

Mr. Willie Burnett

Mrs. Ruth Scott

Mrs. Smithie Hilton

Mr. John Dove

Mr. Joseph Young

Mr. Paul Nabahe

Mrs. Janie Allen

Mrs. Josephine Wiggins

Mrs. Beatrice Williams

Mr. King Gibbs

Mr. McKinley Daniel

Mr. Otto Grubbs

Mrs. Minnie Brown

Mrs. Pearlie Middleton

Mrs. Lorraine Griffin

Mr. John Glover

Mrs. Frances Jones

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

Mall to lease space to games committee

Thompson reveals no future plans

Baffert decision expected

Rain washes out California 500 practice

Consecutive eagles key big round for rookie

New locale, personality set for games

Happiness for grandpa is taking kids fishing

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Young, old and non-Georgians to compete

Tomberlin out to change PWC image

Another dominating win for Silverbulletday

Unser Jr. to drive with brace

Deal may spark interest in tennis

Overtime: Jones to quit Bulldogs for shot at pros

Games to open at civic center

Augusta prep tennis team captures title

Olympic records give glimpse of lobbying efforts

Martin happy to be heading to friendly track

Sutton and Sindelar share lead after two rounds

Augusta celebrates new aquatic center

As many as 3,000 volunteers to assist

Two players leave Kentucky basketball team

A Derby birthday bash at Churchill Downs

Legends must know when to quit

Baseball, tennis playoffs rained out

District Games to have 181 events

1999 offers new events

Willie Nelson spans musical landscape

Everyone needs to help the children

Songwriter very versatile with words

Bedding down

'I do' drop

Dedication kept band together

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

Movie does not compare to 'Fiddler' lively production

Speaker shares joy of life with audiences

Singers help compensate for staging in 'Carmen'

Reaching children

Midtown Atlanta to be rocking

Film explores the ups and downs of motherhood

Country festival grows, relocates to fairgrounds

Blind Willie returns to Thomson

Commentary: Viewers must separate medium from message

National Day of Prayer presents welcome opportunity

SUVs face strict pollution tests

Spawning research

Scrapbooks can trigger memories

Smithsonian explores culture of ancient Ainu people

Sewage spill not major

Safety of anthrax vaccine debated

Hotter than normal April temperatures, water shortage in India

Missile strikes suburb in Bulgarian capital

Titan soars again, this time with military's Milstar

Young inventors honored for gadgets

Web addresses can add confusion to tragic situations

SRS shows investigation tools

Y2K litigation bill stalled by political dispute

Parasite may cause extra-legged frog

How much should a PC cost?

Ceramics plant to clean up production