Blackville-Hilda whiz aims at Class A softball crown

Augusta, Piedmont postponed

Schieffer trades Rangers presidency for Ballpark-area development role

Victory keeps Maddux perfect

Braves notes: Klesko still looking for power stroke

Braves notebook: Patience is key for A. Jones

Torre delays return

Clemens placed on 15-day DL because of hamstring problem

Playoffs drudge up last years' stinger

Braves' young outfielder trying to live up to hype

Smoltz smoldering on mound

Indians rise above Athletics

Mariners romp Tigers

Cubans are coming, Orioles are hurting

Job screenings standard

Forklift driver works to give

Bills fuel confusion

Absent workers cost millions

Mall competes with Exchange

Building declines locally

Area business briefs

Corporate spying hits info age

Garbage can be a security risk

Create useful application forms

Additional business news

Brokerage ads worry consumer advocates

'Branchless' banks gain appeal

Book looks at first oil tycoon

Even managers shop around

Business briefcase: Home-based working

Lawyer rooted in success

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Companies' recipes top secret

WFXG prepares for news

Local firm raises $5 million

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Phoenix rises to new heights

Leaders to take Augusta issues to Washington

Change remains constant

SunTrust consolidation will cut 6 positions

More job seekers lack basics

Peace is a better buy than war

Q&A: Partner stresses efficiency

Security key to winning spy game

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

Lemieux group wants changes to Penguins

Lemieux group meets with arena landlord

Young star helps Coyotes take 3-1 lead

Goring introduced as Islanders coach

Augustans remember 25 victims

New facility to provide health care

Evans High drops guidance job

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Investigators cite alcohol sale violations

Delegates plan for meeting

Schools battling burglars

Officers to search schools for weapons

Team keen on restoration project

Mother remembers son

Police question slaying suspect

Proposed project's size gets scaled back

Family continues court battle over property

Area briefs: Teen sentenced for molesting boy

Schrenko wants Hollywood to pay for school security

Cities plan 2000 bash in downtown Augusta

Official suggests venue changes

Midland Valley honors woman, youth

Rose Hill auction set for today

Peeps get scientists' attention

Council upholds firing of Grovetown officer

Area groups to talk about teen violence

Course history more than golf

State likely to ignore national gambling panel

Tax increases frustrate residents

Area briefs: Heath named Nurse of the Year

Future of MCG studied

Pupils get lesson on country life

Officials delay Gracewood debate

Local firm raises $5 million

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Dismissal efforts target professor

Clerk's office claims chairman not official

Mother led to believe her son killed in wreck

Peeps get scientists' attention

Fire keeping Okefenokee tourists at bay

Rockets drop to Mavericks

Magic push past Nets

Hawks' Henderson says he's finally 100 percent fit

Hawks downed by Pacers

Knicks end 76ers' streak

Hornets slip past Bulls

Mr. Paul Nabahe

Mrs. Smithie Hilton

Mr. McKinley Daniel

Mrs. Minnie Brown

Mrs. Janie Allen

George Cheatham

Mrs. Charlie Stephens

Mrs. Josephine Wiggins

Mrs. Lorraine Griffin

Mr. Otto Grubbs

Ms. Jessie Kelsey

Ms. Lori Hastings

Mr. John Glover

Mr. Vernon Putnam

Mr. Willie Burnett

Mr. Thomas Ehrke

Mr. Joseph Young

Mrs. Evelyn Wannamaker

Mr. John Dove

Mrs. Ruth Scott

Mrs. Beatrice Williams

Mr. Alfred Mason Sr.

Mr. King Gibbs

Ms. Willie Allen

Mrs. Pearlie Middleton

Mrs. Frances Jones

Mrs. Vertie Durr

Mrs. Denetra Farmer

Mr. Adam Strom

Shocking House vote 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cut Ga. welfare staff 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

More school security 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Blackville's victory 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Gun control pretext 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Seeks parental support for teachers 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Claims chemical plants polluting air 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Advocates uniforms for students 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Happiness for grandpa is taking kids fishing

1999 offers new events

Augusta prep tennis team captures title

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Overtime: Jones to quit Bulldogs for shot at pros

Another dominating win for Silverbulletday

Unser Jr. to drive with brace

Deal may spark interest in tennis

Martin happy to be heading to friendly track

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

A Derby birthday bash at Churchill Downs

New locale, personality set for games

Legends must know when to quit

Thompson reveals no future plans

Baffert decision expected

Two players leave Kentucky basketball team

Mall to lease space to games committee

Young, old and non-Georgians to compete

Sutton and Sindelar share lead after two rounds

Games to open at civic center

District Games to have 181 events

Olympic records give glimpse of lobbying efforts

Baseball, tennis playoffs rained out

Consecutive eagles key big round for rookie

As many as 3,000 volunteers to assist

Tomberlin out to change PWC image

Augusta celebrates new aquatic center

Rain washes out California 500 practice

Bedding down

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

Movie does not compare to 'Fiddler' lively production

National Day of Prayer presents welcome opportunity

Everyone needs to help the children

Reaching children

Dedication kept band together

Songwriter very versatile with words

Singers help compensate for staging in 'Carmen'

Commentary: Viewers must separate medium from message

Country festival grows, relocates to fairgrounds

Midtown Atlanta to be rocking

Film explores the ups and downs of motherhood

Blind Willie returns to Thomson

Willie Nelson spans musical landscape

'I do' drop

Speaker shares joy of life with audiences

Scrapbooks can trigger memories

Missile strikes suburb in Bulgarian capital

Safety of anthrax vaccine debated

Web addresses can add confusion to tragic situations

Ceramics plant to clean up production

Spawning research

SRS shows investigation tools

Titan soars again, this time with military's Milstar

Smithsonian explores culture of ancient Ainu people

How much should a PC cost?

Y2K litigation bill stalled by political dispute

SUVs face strict pollution tests

Hotter than normal April temperatures, water shortage in India

Parasite may cause extra-legged frog

Young inventors honored for gadgets

Sewage spill not major