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Couple, married 60 years, to take special trip thanks to Dream Foundation

...Detroit was one of the places the couple stayed the longest ? seven years."In 1994, (John) was stricken with prostate cancer," Frances said. "We stayed there another few years. They were so supportive. They would go and pick him up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-07/couple-married-60-years-take-
Grovetown man, survivor of breast cancer, meets Governor Nathan Deal to raise awareness

...Deal to announce June as Men's Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer Awareness Month."This is about making men aware...it, but it takes a lot of people to finish it."Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in men...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-09/survivor-raises-awarenes
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive steps down sooner than expected

...in cost of attendance.? The league approved a prostate cancer prevention awareness campaign in 2015 in honor of Slive, who was treated for a recurrence of prostate cancer last year. Each school will wear a blue helmet sticker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-29/sec-commissioner-mike-sli
Grant fuels GRU, community fight against lung cancer

...to target first lung cancer and then other preventable or detectable early cancers, such as cervical, breast and prostate cancers."These are the cancers where we can make a difference" through prevention and early detection, said Dr. Samir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-02-23/grant-fuels-gru-community-fi
Recuperating SEC boss Mike Slive won't turn over reins early

...business as usual" the final three months of his tenure after undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, along with back surgery. Slive stressed he won't hand over the reins of the powerhouse league to his longtime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-20/recuperating-sec-boss-mik
Alex Rodriguez reaches base twice in return

...1970, has died. He was 72.Alex Johnson Jr. said Wednesday that his father died Saturday of complications from prostate cancer.The elder Johnson played for eight teams in a career that began in 1964 with Philadelphia, batting .288 with 78...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-04/alex-rodriguez-reaches-b
GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...address horrific disparities in cancer deaths between whites and blacks. Black men have almost double the rate of prostate cancer than whites and are 2.4 times more likely to die from it, according to the American Cancer Society.White women...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/gru-cancer-center-got-minori
Slive to retire as SEC commissioner in July

...Mike Slive will retire next summer after 13 years leading the league and plans to begin treatment for a recurrence of prostate cancer.The 74-year-old Slive said his retirement will take effect July 31."I have been blessed in more ways than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/slive-retire-sec-commissione
Faith Calendar

...1sZFLj1MOUNT VERNON BAPTIST: Health care forum Aug. 20; health screenings 6 p.m., forum 7 p.m., topics: colon and prostate cancer, with some emphasis on breast cancerHARLEM UNITED METHODIST: Extravaganza Saturday, Aug. 23; yard sale 7 a.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-22/faith-calendar
Faith Calendar

...215-2805MOUNT VERNON BAPTIST: Health care forum Aug. 20; health screenings 6 p.m., forum 7 p.m., topics: colon and prostate cancer, with some emphasis on breast cancerRUNS MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Women's conference 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-15/faith-calendar