Schieffer trades Rangers presidency for Ballpark-area development role

Torre delays return

Blackville-Hilda whiz aims at Class A softball crown

Braves' young outfielder trying to live up to hype

Braves notes: Klesko still looking for power stroke

Indians rise above Athletics

Playoffs drudge up last years' stinger

Mariners romp Tigers

Augusta, Piedmont postponed

Victory keeps Maddux perfect

Smoltz smoldering on mound

Braves notebook: Patience is key for A. Jones

Clemens placed on 15-day DL because of hamstring problem

Cubans are coming, Orioles are hurting

Absent workers cost millions

Area business briefs

Mall competes with Exchange

Building declines locally

Garbage can be a security risk

Companies' recipes top secret

Security key to winning spy game

Local firm raises $5 million

Q&A: Partner stresses efficiency

Phoenix rises to new heights

Bills fuel confusion

Brokerage ads worry consumer advocates

Forklift driver works to give

Book looks at first oil tycoon

Lawyer rooted in success

Business briefcase: Home-based working

Job screenings standard

Additional business news

Corporate spying hits info age

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Create useful application forms

WFXG prepares for news

Even managers shop around

Star Wars retailers prepare for invasion

Change remains constant

Leaders to take Augusta issues to Washington

More job seekers lack basics

SunTrust consolidation will cut 6 positions

Peace is a better buy than war

'Branchless' banks gain appeal

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.

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

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.

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.

Lemieux group wants changes to Penguins

Goring introduced as Islanders coach

Lemieux group meets with arena landlord

Young star helps Coyotes take 3-1 lead

Tax increases frustrate residents

Cities plan 2000 bash in downtown Augusta

Proposed project's size gets scaled back

Future of MCG studied

Team keen on restoration project

Area briefs: Heath named Nurse of the Year

Midland Valley honors woman, youth

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Schrenko wants Hollywood to pay for school security

Rotary Club honors 'Chronicle' columnist

Augustans remember 25 victims

Investigators cite alcohol sale violations

Course history more than golf

Pupils get lesson on country life

State likely to ignore national gambling panel

Delegates plan for meeting

Clerk's office claims chairman not official

Officers to search schools for weapons

Council upholds firing of Grovetown officer

Mother remembers son

Area groups to talk about teen violence

Local firm raises $5 million

Schools battling burglars

Area briefs: Teen sentenced for molesting boy

Officials delay Gracewood debate

Dismissal efforts target professor

New facility to provide health care

Mother led to believe her son killed in wreck

Police question slaying suspect

Peeps get scientists' attention

Family continues court battle over property

Peeps get scientists' attention

Fire keeping Okefenokee tourists at bay

Official suggests venue changes

Evans High drops guidance job

Rose Hill auction set for today

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

Mrs. Janie Allen

Mr. Otto Grubbs

Mrs. Beatrice Williams

Mr. Vernon Putnam

Ms. Lori Hastings

Mr. Thomas Ehrke

Ms. Jessie Kelsey

Mrs. Pearlie Middleton

Mrs. Charlie Stephens

Mrs. Vertie Durr

Mr. King Gibbs

Mrs. Lorraine Griffin

George Cheatham

Mrs. Evelyn Wannamaker

Mr. John Dove

Mr. Adam Strom

Mr. Paul Nabahe

Mr. Alfred Mason Sr.

Mrs. Josephine Wiggins

Ms. Willie Allen

Mr. John Glover

Mr. McKinley Daniel

Mrs. Ruth Scott

Mrs. Frances Jones

Mrs. Minnie Brown

Mrs. Denetra Farmer

Mr. Joseph Young

Mrs. Smithie Hilton

Mr. Willie Burnett

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Seeks parental support for teachers 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

More school security 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

Gun control pretext 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blackville's victory 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Shocking House vote 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Advocates uniforms for students 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims chemical plants polluting air 050199 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Cut Ga. welfare staff 043099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Legends must know when to quit

Two players leave Kentucky basketball team

Overtime: Jones to quit Bulldogs for shot at pros

Consecutive eagles key big round for rookie

Sutton and Sindelar share lead after two rounds

Another dominating win for Silverbulletday

Mall to lease space to games committee

Deal may spark interest in tennis

Baffert decision expected

Games to open at civic center

District Games to have 181 events

Rain washes out California 500 practice

Augusta prep tennis team captures title

Thompson reveals no future plans

Tomberlin out to change PWC image

New locale, personality set for games

Unser Jr. to drive with brace

As many as 3,000 volunteers to assist

Happiness for grandpa is taking kids fishing

A Derby birthday bash at Churchill Downs

Augusta celebrates new aquatic center

Baseball, tennis playoffs rained out

1999 offers new events

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Olympic records give glimpse of lobbying efforts

Overtime: East District Sports Festival begins today

Young, old and non-Georgians to compete

Martin happy to be heading to friendly track

Blind Willie returns to Thomson

Commentary: Viewers must separate medium from message

Songwriter very versatile with words

Everyone needs to help the children

Country festival grows, relocates to fairgrounds

National Day of Prayer presents welcome opportunity

Singers help compensate for staging in 'Carmen'

Speaker shares joy of life with audiences

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

Film explores the ups and downs of motherhood

Reaching children

'I do' drop

Midtown Atlanta to be rocking

Dedication kept band together

Bedding down

Movie does not compare to 'Fiddler' lively production

Willie Nelson spans musical landscape

Parasite may cause extra-legged frog

Y2K litigation bill stalled by political dispute

Smithsonian explores culture of ancient Ainu people

Sewage spill not major

Missile strikes suburb in Bulgarian capital

Web addresses can add confusion to tragic situations

Hotter than normal April temperatures, water shortage in India

How much should a PC cost?

SRS shows investigation tools

SUVs face strict pollution tests

Safety of anthrax vaccine debated

Ceramics plant to clean up production

Young inventors honored for gadgets

Scrapbooks can trigger memories

Spawning research

Titan soars again, this time with military's Milstar