Jimmy Carter's cancer fight puts new meaning in familiar message at Sunday school

...for strength. But the message carried a more powerful and personal meaning than usual because of who delivered it: Jimmy Carter.The 90-year-old former president taught Sunday school in his hometown for the first time since he disclosed on...

Jimmy Carter 'at ease,' ready for radiation treatment

ATLANTA - Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer showed up in four small...praying for him and Rosalynn. We're all pulling for you, Jimmy."Carter's health has been closely watched this year. He cut short...

Jimmy Carter to discuss cancer

ATLANTA - Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter plans to discuss his recent cancer diagnosis, making his first comments since revealing he has the disease last week. The Carter...

Amazing grace

Jimmy Carter reports he is "completely at ease" with a frightening diagnosis of melanoma...humanitarian works; and a lifelong Christian devotion to serving his God.Jimmy Carter has been living the good life ? not in money and material, but in every...

Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancer

ATLANTA - Former President Jimmy Carter announced he has been diagnosed with cancer in a brief statement issued Wednesday."Recent liver surgery revealed that I have...

Test your knowledge of August in Augusta

...speech as a last-minute substitute for his ailing father.(A.) Herman Talmadge (B.) Richard Russell (C.) Jimmy Carter (D.) Sonny Perdue2. In August 1932, the first round of golf was played at the new Augusta National Golf Club...

The Way We Were: Duke Restaurant

...reputation of being a place where political and business deals were done. Politicians from former governor and President Jimmy Carter to U.S. Rep. Charlie Norwood campaigned there."All of the local politicians would come here," a customer told...

It's too early to choose

...Christian faith ? a notable trait, of course.Let's look back. George W. Bush was a born-again Christian, Jimmy Carter as well, and I understand Ronald Reagan was a man of Christian faith. Their presidential records are in place. Then...

Kirby: Another Augustan visited White House in 1980

...barbecue in June 1980. But Clyde said he went in 1980, too. Not to receive the "Good Guy Award" from President Jimmy Carter, as the quiz deceptively offered, but to get the president ? a frequent target ? to autograph his book The Net...

Rookie hurls Braves to victory over Padres

...to Triple-A El Paso and recalled right-hander Nick Vincent. Gyorko was hitting .210 with two homers and 11 RBIs and lost his starting job to Spangenberg.Former President Jimmy Carter and wife Rosalynn sat near the Braves' dugout.